LabCFTC director Daniel Gorfine advocated for thoughtful regulation of the cryptocurrency space in Congressional testimony Wednesday.
Two Congressional committee hearings will examine whether crypto is the future of money, as well as what sort of regulation the space may need.
Charlie Lee took to reddit Tuesday to clarify his and the Litecoin Foundation's roles in the new acquisition of nearly 10 percent of a German bank.
Mastercard is looking to improve crypto by designing a payments system that will link accounts holding both fiat currency and cryptocurrencies.
Japanese digital services firm GMO Internet has just launched a new web bank that it says will soon use blockchain to facilitate payments.
The latest attempt to create a crypto pegged to the U.S. dollar, or stablecoin, combines 21st-century technology with an invention from the 1930s.
NatWest, part of Royal Bank of Scotland, has joined Marco Polo, a blockchain consortium started by R3 and trade finance specialist TradeIX.
The Hong Kong Monetary Authority is poised to launch a live blockchain trade finance platform within two months.
Global investment management company BlackRock may be mulling a move into bitcoin futures, according to a report.
A self-regulatory organization in Thailand is planning to create a custom token aimed to speed up corporate bond settlement in the country.