Browsing the "Circle" Tag

Three Fronts in the Global Digital Currency Wars

| Jeremy Allaire

There are now several competing approaches to building a new financial system, writes Circle CEO Jeremy Allaire. Which will governments embrace?

Circle to Spin Out Poloniex Less Than 2 Years After $400 Million Takeover

| Nikhilesh De

Less than two years after paying $400 million to acquire Poloniex, Circle is spinning out the crypto exchange to an Asian investor group.

Coinbase to Pay Users 1.25% Interest on USDC Stablecoin Holdings

| Christine Kim

Starting today, Coinbase users get 1.25% returns on their USDC holdings.

Crypto Finance Firm Circle Puts Research Offering on Hold

| Daniel Palmer

Cryptocurrency finance startup Circle has stopped its line of research reports saying it needs to reconsider the offering.

Circle Is Raising a $100 Million Fund for Its Crowdfunding Arm

| Brady Dale

Circle is hiring a new general partner to set up a $100 million venture capital fund via SeedInvest.

Circle’s Head of Trading Is Leaving the Crypto Startup

| Brady Dale

Dan Matuszewski has announced internally at Circle that he is moving on from the company, CoinDesk has learned.

US Senator: ‘I Don’t Think You’ve Persuaded Anyone’ Crypto Creates Financial Inclusion

| Nikhilesh De

Sen. Brian Schatz (D-Hawaii) questioned the claim that blockchain spurs financial inclusion at Tuesday's Banking Committee hearing.

Circle CEO Allaire to Congress: Treat Crypto as a New Asset Class

| Nikhilesh De

Circle CEO Jeremy Allaire calls for Congress to treat digital assets as their own asset class in testimony for Tuesday's Senate Banking hearing.

Circle Moves Exchange Operations Offshore With New Bermuda Office

| Leigh Cuen

Circle is moving the majority of its Poloniex exchange operations offshore, citing a "lack of regulatory frameworks" in the U.S.

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Circle Is Closing Its Mobile App, Circle Pay, This September

| Brady Dale

Circle Pay, an early flagship product for Circle, is being shut down as the company focuses on its USDC stablecoin.