Texas' securities regulator has issued a cease-and-desist to a crypto investment scheme that faked endorsements from high-profile individuals.
Gemini exchange has added zcash trading and custody services in New York after receiving authorization from state's Department of Financial Services.
Ripple has launched an initiative to provide financial assistance to "serious" startups and projects – as long as they boost its own ecosystem.
HSBC and ING have performed a claimed world-first trade finance transaction on a single blockchain system for agri-food firm Cargill.
Bahrain's General Directorate of Traffic has a plan to develop a blockchain-based vehicle registry system.
Australia's Department of Home Affairs is touting blockchain technology in a push to modernize the country's international trade supply chains.
Venture capitalist Chamath Palihapitiya says billionaire Warren Buffett is wrong about bitcoin, though he calls himself Buffett's "disciple."
Australian startup Horizon State is launching a blockchain app pilot in Sumatra that could eventually allow citizens to vote in elections.
A subsidiary of South Korean cryptocurrency exchange Coinone is turning to Ripple's xCurrent blockchain network for cross-border payments.
Colt and PCCW Global have added notable new members to a blockchain trial that automates normally labor-intensive wholesale settlements.