Browsing the "Erik Voorhees" Tag

ShapeShift’s New Platform Aims to Make Crypto Self-Custody as Easy as Coinbase

| Zack Seward

ShapeShift’s new one-stop shop for non-custodial crypto management is launching out of private beta today.

Even at $30, Bitcoin Was More Exciting Than Poker

| Bailey Reutzel

Josh Rossi describes festive nights of playing poker with a who's who of the early bitcoin scene.

Erik Voorhees, Salt Lending Being Investigated by SEC, Report Says

| Daniel Palmer

Crypto loans startup Salt and former board member Erik Voorhees are under investigation by the SEC, The Wall Street Journal says.

Crypto Exchange ShapeShift Calls Money Laundering Claims ‘Deceptive’

| Nikhilesh De

ShapeShift CEO Erik Voorhees condemned a Wall Street Journal investigation claiming the exchange laundered money as being "inaccurate."

WSJ Investigation Alleges $88 Million Laundered Through 46 Crypto Exchanges

| Nikhilesh De

The Wall Street Journal claimed Friday that 46 crypto exchanges were used to launder nearly $90 million – with $9 million going through ShapeShift.

Crypto Exchange ShapeShift’s CEO Says Move to Collect IDs Was ‘Proactive’

| Marc Hochstein

Cryptocurrency exchange ShapeShift's decision to require user ID wasn't forced upon it but was a preemptive step to reduce legal risks, its CEO said.

Crypto Exchange ShapeShift Is Moving Away From Its No-Account Model

| Nikhilesh De

Crypto exchange ShapeShift is launching a membership program for its users. While voluntary at first, it will soon become a mandatory feature.

Voorhees vs Schiff: Bull Meets Bear at NY Bitcoin Debate

| Nikhilesh De

Bitcoin will eventually come to replace government-backed fiat currencies, Shapeshift CEO Erik Voorhees argued at a debate Monday.

‘BitLicense Refugees’: ShapeShift, Kraken Talk Escape from New York

| Marc Hochstein

Jesse Powell and Erik Voorhees delivered red-meat rhetoric but also made subtler points about New York's cryptocurrency regulations at Consensus 2018.

Most Influential in Blockchain 2017 #8: Erik Voorhees

| Pete Rizzo

Erik Voorhees always seems slightly out of step. An early evangelist for the tech, Voorhees may be a rarity in that he has not only maintained but…