Browsing the "Digital Assets" Tag

Fidelity Is Launching a Crypto Trading Platform

| Nikhilesh De

Fidelity Investments, one of the world's largest financial services providers, is launching a crypto trading and storage platform.

Blockchain Firm to Raise $24 Billion for Electric Bus Upgrades in China

| Muyao Shen

A blockchain and AI technology firm has scored a major deal to help provide the financing as China upgrades its buses to run on electricity.

A16z Leads Investors in $20 Million Token Presale for Crypto Assets Platform

| Nikhilesh De

TrustToken, which aims to put tokenized assets on a blockchain, raised $20 million in a strategic token sale with help from Andreessen Horowitz.

A Porsche Speedster Is Being Turned Into Tokens

| Annaliese Milano

TEND, an ethereum-powered marketplace for tokenized luxury goods has partnered with a Porsche dealer to offer its first tokenized car.

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Token Trader Templum Just Bought a Broker-Dealer

| Nikhilesh De

Blockchain startup Templum has acquired Liquid Markets Group's broker-dealer and alternative trading system Liquid M Capital LLC.

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Blockchain Asset Registries: Approaching Enlightenment?

| Juan Antonio Ketterer and Gabriela Andrade

Putting real-world assets on a blockchain may be a promise worth pursuing, but field reports suggest it's an idea still just out of reach.

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Assets Will Be Tokens (And It Will Change Finance)

| Pavel Kravchenko

Tokenization of assets will greatly reduce market friction, in part by giving investors unprecedented levels of information, writes Pavel Kravchenko.

Coinbase’s GDAX Exchange Sets Out Criteria for Token Listings

| Nikhilesh De

Coinbase's digital asset exchange GDAX has released a framework for how it will consider tokens for listing on its platform.

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China’s ICO Ban: Understandable, Reasonable and (Probably) Temporary

| Noelle Acheson

China's ICO ban might not be what it seems, according to CoinDesk's Noelle Acheson. In an OpEd, she argues it's not only reasonable – but…

Credit Card Giant Visa Hints at Digital Asset Service Plans

| Stan Higgins

Payments multinational Visa may be looking to blockchain as a way to facilitate the transfer of digitized assets, according to a patent filing.