Browsing the "Medici" Tag

Don’t Worry, Overstock’s New CEO Is Already ‘Drunk on Bitcoin’s Kool-Aid’

| Nikhilesh De

Overstock.com’s interim CEO Jonathan Johnson, the president of its subsidiary Medici Ventures, plans to continue the company's blockchain work.

There’s a New Medici Bank After 500 Years, And This Time It’s Crypto-Friendly

| Yogita Khatri

A descendant of the famed Medici Italian banking family has opened a cryptocurrency-friendly bank in Puerto Rico.

Florincoin – The 2013 Altcoin You Don’t Remember – Is Attracting Real Users

| Bailey Reutzel

An obscure cryptocurrency that first started getting noticed during the 2014 altcoin boom is showing itself a true diamond in the rough.

Wyoming County Moves to Put Land Records on Blockchain

| Anna Baydakova

Medici Land Governance, a subsidiary of Overstock, signed a memorandum of understanding with Teton County, Wyoming, to digitize property titles.

Overstock Venture Chief Expects Market for Blockchain Products in 2019

| Anna Baydakova

Overstock's blockchain arm, Medici Ventures, has big plans for 2019, as the e-commerce giant moves towards a February sale.

Medici-Backed Bitsy Launches User-Friendly Crypto Wallet

| Nikhilesh De

Bitsy, a Medici Ventures portfolio firm, wants to spur crypto adoption with the launch of an ultra-simple, beginner-friendly wallet.

Prime Minister’s Son to Head Barbados Blockchain Startup

| Stan Higgins

Barbados-based payments startup Bitt has hired Rawdon Adams, the son of an ex-prime minister, as its new CEO.

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Regulated ICOs Arrive: Overstock to Open Exchange for Legal Token Trading

| Ash Bennington

U.S. retail giant Overstock is making history today with the launch of the first regulated platform for the exchange of tokens classed as securities.

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Overstock Ramps Up Blockchain Spending With $8 Million Q1 Loss

| Stan Higgins

Medici, the blockchain technology arm of e-tailer Overstock.com, has reported an $8m pre-tax loss for the first quarter of 2017.

How the ‘Dole Stock Crisis’ is Reigniting the Push for Blockchain

| Michael del Castillo

A recent issue with Dole's public stock highlights the potential for blockchain in capital markets, proponents say.