Following a notable hack, Japanese regulators are moving to increase the frequency of on-site cryptocurrency exchange inspections.
Billionaire and former Wall Street fund trader Mike Novogratz has raised $250 million for his cryptocurrency venture Galaxy Digital.
A hedge fund with short position in Kodak does not believe the image firm will use blockchain technology to save itself.
China-based payment service LianLian has said it will use Ripple's xCurrent blockchain solution for cross-border transactions.
Mario Draghi, president of the European Central Bank, has said credit institutions in Europe are not as keen on cryptocurrencies as the public.
A major U.S. freight railroad network operator owned by Warren Buffet's Berkshire Hathaway has joined the Blockchain in Transportation Alliance.
A senior official from Taiwan's executive branch has cautioned on the potential impact of cryptocurrencies on the island's financial stability.
Members of Singapore's parliament have asked if the government will reconsider the country's stance on cryptocurrency regulation.