Browsing the "Ethereum" Tag

What the CFTC Chairman Actually Said About Ether Futures and Ethereum 2.0

| Christine Kim

Speaking at CoinDesk's Invest: NYC, Heath Tarbert addressed ethereum futures markets and the move to a proof-of-stake model with Ethereum 2.0.

DeFi Startup Compound Finance Raises $25 Million Series A Led by A16z

| Leigh Cuen

It's one of the largest venture capital investments in a decentralized finance (DeFi) startup to date.

MakerDAO Proposes New DAI Ceiling After Hitting $100 Million Cap

| Leigh Cuen

MakerDAO loans now hold more than $339 million worth of ether. With the launch of multi-collateral DAI set for later this month, what comes next?

Digital Travel Firm Webjet Has Launched Its Booking Verification Blockchain

| William Foxley

The ethereum-based platform is aimed to do away with price and accommodation disparities in the travel industry.

Ether on Lightning Is the Latest Bridge Crossing Crypto’s Great Divide

| Leigh Cuen

DEX startup Radar Relay is offering token users a way to pay lightning invoices with bitcoin, thanks to back-end market makers.

Regulated ETH Futures? Not So Fast

| Noelle Acheson

In spite of CFTC Chairman Tarbert’s comments, Noelle Acheson argues that it’s unlikely that we see regulated ether futures any time soon, if ever.

UK Banking Pilot Aims to Streamline Compliance Using Factom Blockchain

| Nathan DiCamillo

Crypto startup Knabu is launching a 30-day pilot today to put regulatory reporting on the blockchain.

Ethereum Targets Dec. 4 for Istanbul Mainnet Activation

| Christine Kim

Ethereum’s next system-wide upgrade, Istanbul, is scheduled to arrive on mainnet the week of Dec. 4.

5 Takeaways on Ethereum 2.0 From Vitalik’s ‘Beast Mode’ Blog Posts

| Christine Kim

Vitalik Buterin has outlined five steps for the roll-out of Ethereum 2.0 in early 2020.

WATCH: UNICEF’s Crypto Fund Plans to Pay for Internet in Public Schools

| Christine Kim

UNICEF and the ethereum community are teaming up to help wire up needy schools.