Browsing the "Investment" Tag

CFTC Takes Action Against Crypto Options ‘Ponzi Scheme’

| Daniel Palmer

Purported crypto and forex investment firm Circle Society is accused by the CFTC of operating like a Ponzi scheme.

Forex Broker FXCM Launches Basket of 5 Cryptos for Retail Investors

| Daniel Palmer

Foreign exchange trading platform FXCM Group has launched a basket of five cryptocurrencies aimed at retail investors.

Is Bitcoin a Safe Haven Like Gold? These Four Charts Say Not Yet

| Galen Moore

Market movements show us that bitcoin is not generally accepted as a safe-haven investment.

Bitcoin Is 2019’s Best-Performing Asset, Even After Recent Price Downturn

| Brad Keoun

Despite a recent pullback, bitcoin’s price has more than doubled in 2019, dwarfing investors' year-to-date returns from stocks, bonds or…

Singapore Exchange–Backed iSTOX Raises Series A for Tokenized Securities Trading

| David Pan

The Singapore Exchange-backed security token platform has raised an undisclosed investment from an investment bank based in Thailand.

Norwegian Bank Invests in Crypto Exchange Founded by Airline Magnate

| Daniel Palmer

Savings bank Sparebanken Øst has just taken a stake in NBX, a crypto exchange set up by Norwegian Air founder Bjørn Kjos.

VanEck, SolidX to Offer Bitcoin ETF-Like Product to Institutions

| Daniel Palmer

VanEck and SolidX aim to launch a limited bitcoin ETF for institutions in the U.S. later this week, but retail investors will be locked out.

New Zealand’s ASB Bank Takes Stake in Trade Finance Blockchain Startup

| Daniel Palmer

ABS has invested a "significant" amount in TradeWindow, a startup working to put trade finance on a blockchain.

Investment App Robinhood Wins License to Operate in UK

| Daniel Palmer

Robinhood, a stocks, ETFs and crypto investment app, has been given the green light to operate as a broker by a U.K. regulator.

Ethereum: What the Next 4 Years Look Like

| Christine Kim

Ethereum celebrated its fourth birthday yesterday. Here's what insiders had to say about the blockchain's next four.