Wolfie Zhao

A member of the CoinDesk editorial team since June 2017, Wolfie now focuses on writing business stories related to blockchain and cryptocurrency. Twitter: @wolfiezhao. Email: wolfie@coindesk.com. Telegram: wolfiezhao

Binance CEO CZ Is Suing VC Giant Sequoia for Reputational Damages

| Wolfie Zhao

Binance CEO Changpeng Zhao is taking Sequoia Capital back to court, claiming the VC firm hurt his reputation.

Traders Accused of Illegally Collecting $56 Million in Bitcoin for Loan Scheme

| Wolfie Zhao

Two OTC traders in China have been accused of illegally soliciting over 7,000 bitcoin in deposits for a supposed loan offering.

$71 Million: Galaxy Digital Sells Stake in EOS Blockchain Maker Block.One

| Wolfie Zhao

Galaxy Digital, the crypto bank founded by Michael Novogratz, has sold its position in Block.one, the maker of the EOS blockchain, for $71 million.

PBoC’s Fintech Research Institute Is Hiring Blockchain Experts

| Wolfie Zhao

A research institute under the Chinese central bank has just announced 29 job openings – three of which focus on blockchain-related expertise. 

Staking-as-a-Service Startup Raises $2 Million From DHVC, Plug and Play

| Wolfie Zhao

New funding for InfStones, a node operator currently staking over $450 million worth of EOS, will fuel hiring and an expansion into more PoS networks.

Ex-Tron CTO Denies Justin Sun’s Accusations of Embezzlement, Bribery

| Wolfie Zhao

The former CTO of Tron, who left the company in January to build a "new Tron," is denying serious accusations from Tron CEO Justin Sun.

Fundamental Labs Fund to Invest $44 Million in Brand-New Bitcoin Miners

| Wolfie Zhao

A bitcoin mining fund is investing $44 million in brand-new hardware, a longer-term bet than most are making.

Bitfinex Token Sale Has Lined Up $1 Billion in Commitments, Shareholder Says

| Wolfie Zhao

Bitfinex's parent has received $1 billion in hard and soft commitments for its exchange token sale, a shareholder says.

Bitfinex Releases Official White Paper for $1 Billion Exchange Token Offering

| Wolfie Zhao

Crypto exchange Bitfinex’s $1 billion private token sale will launch next month, according to its just-released official white paper.

Binance Considered Pushing for Bitcoin ‘Rollback’ Following $40 Million Hack

| Wolfie Zhao

Binance CEO Changpeng Zhao earlier today said he and his team were considering pushing for a rollback on the bitcoin network after a $40 million hack.