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Overstock Delays E-Commerce Business Sale, Deferring Cash for Crypto Ventures

| Anna Baydakova

Overstock has put off plans to sell its retail business, delaying a cash infusion for its blockchain ventures.

Overstock’s Medici Acquires Stake in Blockchain Banking Startup

| Yogita Khatri

Medici Ventures, the blockchain investment arm of Overstock, has acquired a 5.1 percent equity stake in blockchain banking startup Bankorus.

Overstock CEO Electrifies at Investment Bank Oppenheimer’s Blockchain Event

| Nikhilesh De and Anna Baydakova

Overstock CEO Patrick Byrne electrified a crowd of institutional investors with his well-honed stump speech for blockchain's transformative potential.

Overstock’s tZERO Token Platform Has Officially Opened for Trading

| Nikhilesh De

Overstock's tZERO officially went live Thursday, allowing customers to begin trading the company's security token. Other digital assets will be added…

Overstock’s tZERO Begins Distributing Its Security Token to Investors

| Stan Higgins

Investors who bought tZERO's security token in a sale last year are set to gain access to their holdings, the Overstock-backed trading platform said…

Overstock’s tZERO Wins Patent for Integrating Crypto With Legacy Trading Tech

| Nikhilesh De

Overstock's tZERO won a patent last week detailing how it would integrate digital asset trading with legacy trading systems.

Overstock Makes Key Executive Change at Blockchain Subsidiaries

| Anna Baydakova

Medici Ventures, the blockchain investment arm of Overstock, is reassigning a top executive to focus on revenue generation at its most prominent…

Overstock Will Pay Some of Its 2019 Taxes in Bitcoin

| Nikhilesh De

Overstock.com plans to be the first major business to pay state taxes using bitcoin in Ohio.

Overstock’s tZERO to Develop a Cobalt-Backed Token for Hong Kong Investor

| Anna Baydakova

The engagement could lead to the tokenization of up to $200 million worth of cobalt, which is used to make electric vehicle batteries, in 2019.

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.