Browsing the "Overstock" Tag

Overstock Class Action Claims SEC Blocked Firm’s Digital Dividend Lockup

| Daniel Palmer

An investor has launched a class action against Overstock and two former execs, claiming securities violations involving the firm's digital dividend.

overstock, ecommerce

Overstock’s Venture Arm Invests $2 Million in Blockchain ID Firm

| William Foxley

Overstock's Medici Ventures has invested in blockchain ID firm Evernym in a $2 million seed round for potential equity.

Overstock Appoints New CEO, Remains Committed to Blockchain

| Daniel Palmer

The online retail giant has announced that Jonathan Johnson – who's led the firm since the departure of Patrick Byrne – is now its permanent CEO.

Overstock to Restructure Ex-CEO’s Crypto Dividend to End Lockup

| Daniel Palmer

The online retail giant is to drop trading restrictions for its digital asset-based dividend instigated by former CEO Patrick Byrne.

tZERO Partners With Media Company to Tokenize Film Financing

| Daniel Kuhn

Overstock’s security token subsidiary tZERO has announced a partnership with media startup BLOQ FLIX to tokenize film financing.

Overstock Loses Another Big Investor in Crypto Token Exchange tZERO

| Anna Baydakova

In the first investor call following the abrupt resignation of founder Patrick Byrne, Overstock provided a number of updates.

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.

Patrick Byrne, Cryptocurrency Champion, Resigns as Overstock CEO

| Nikhilesh De

Overstock.com CEO Patrick Byrne has resigned from the company after admitting to an affair with Russian agent Maria Butina.

tZERO Patents Tech for Recording Trades on Public Blockchains

| Anna Baydakova

Security token trading platform tZERO has been awarded a U.S. patent for a method of recording trading data on public blockchains.

Overstock’s tZERO Lures New Execs from Barclays and IMAX

| Anna Baydakova

The security token platform is strengthening its leadership team with three new hires as it prepares to onboard more tokens.