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Bitcoin Investment Trust and Genesis Trading Settle With SEC

| Stan Higgins

The SEC has settled with the Bitcoin Investment Trust and its authorized participant following an investigation into a repurchase program.


MasterCard, CIBC and New York Life Join DCG Funding Round

| Grace Caffyn

MasterCard has been named as one of 11 investors in Digital Currency Group's new funding round.


SecondMarket’s Bitcoin Desk Relaunches as Genesis Trading

| Pete Rizzo

The former digital currency trading division at SecondMarket has relaunched as the newest subsidiary of Digital Currency Group, Genesis Trading.


SecondMarket: Syndicate Bidders Real Winners of Bitcoin Auction

| Tanaya Macheel

SecondMarket managing director Brendan O’Connor discusses his syndicate's successful bid for 48,000 BTC confiscated from Ross Ulbricht.

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FirstMark Director: Bitcoin Needs Entrepreneurs Who Understand Money

| Pete Rizzo

CoinDesk speaks to FirstMark Capital's Lawrence Lenihan, a bitcoin believer with sharp critiques for the industry's entrepreneurs.


Tim Draper-Backed Bitcoin Exchange Vaurum Rebrands as Mirror

| Daniel Cawrey

Vaurum has officially rebranded its institutional bitcoin exchange as Mirror as it prepares to launch in new markets.

Barry Silbert Resigns SecondMarket CEO Position

| Pete Rizzo

Bitcoin entrepreneur Barry Silbert is stepping down as CEO of SecondMarket to focus solely on bitcoin ventures.

SecondMarket Hosts Bitcoin Talk for Professional Women’s Network

| Tanaya Macheel

About 80 New York women met Thursday at SecondMarket HQ for a panel, "Bitcoin: The Future of Money".

US Marshals: One Auction Bidder Claimed All 30,000 Silk Road Bitcoins

| Stan Higgins

A single, undisclosed bidder has won all 30,000 Silk Road bitcoins, according to the US Marshals Service.

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US Marshals Release Update on Silk Road Bitcoin Auction

| Pete Rizzo

45 registered bidders participated in the USMS event, with 63 bids received over the course of the auction.