Overstock's Medici Ventures has invested in blockchain ID firm Evernym in a $2 million seed round for potential equity.
In the first investor call following the abrupt resignation of founder Patrick Byrne, Overstock provided a number of updates.
Overstock.com CEO Patrick Byrne has resigned from the company after admitting to an affair with Russian agent Maria Butina.
Blockchain-based mobile voting platform Voatz has raised $7 million in a Series A round led by Overstock's Medici Ventures and Techstars.
tZERO plans to launch its own mobile trading app for buying and selling bitcoin and, possibly, ether.
Medici Ventures, the blockchain investment arm of Overstock, has acquired a 5.1 percent equity stake in blockchain banking startup Bankorus.
Overstock's CEO says he expects volumes on the recently launched tZERO platform to soar after the market opens to retail investors in August.
Medici Land Governance has signed a memorandum of understanding with a local government in Mexico to create a digital land records system.
Overstock has promoted Joel Weight to chief operating officer of Medici Ventures, the company's blockchain venture fund.
The tZERO security token trading platfrom will go live next week, says Overstock.com CEO Patrick Byrne.