Browsing the "Stellar" Tag

Zelle Co-Founder Takes Over Stellar Startup as Ludwin Joins Spin-Out

| Nikhilesh De

Adam Ludwin is stepping down as CEO of Interstellar to head a new spin-out. His successor at the Stellar blockchain-focused startup is an ex-banker.

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Franklin Templeton to Track Money Fund Shares on Stellar Blockchain

| William Foxley

Asset manager Franklin Templeton plans to use the Stellar blockchain to record shares in a new money market fund.

Crypto Bank FairX Shuts Down Citing Lack of Funds, Bleak Future

| John Biggs

FairX, a crypto bank that planned to run on the Stellar network, ran out of steam.

Payments Firm Wirex Launching 26 Stablecoins on the Stellar Blockchain

| Yogita Khatri

U.K.-licensed payments platform Wirex is launching 26 fiat-backed stablecoins on the Stellar blockchain network.

IBM Signs 6 Banks to Issue Stablecoins and Use Stellar’s XLM Cryptocurrency

| Ian Allison

Six banks have signed up to issue stablecoins through World Wire, an IBM network built on the Stellar blockchain.

Stellar Foundation Hires Mozilla Exec as Its New CEO

| Leigh Cuen

The Stellar Foundation has hired former Mozilla exec Denelle Dixon to be its new CEO as founder Jed McCaleb moves to a tech role.

Coinsquare Acquires Decentralized Cryptocurrency Exchange StellarX

| Daniel Palmer

Canada-based cryptocurrency exchange Coinsquare has acquired decentralized exchange StellarX and will seek to license it in Bermuda.

SatoshiPay Integrates Blockchain Payments for Major European Publisher

| Yogita Khatri

Micropayments startup SatoshiPay has partnered with Europe's largest digital publisher to integrate blockchain payments for content.

McCaleb’s Comeback: Breakups, Breakdowns and Stellar’s Big Break-Out

| Pete Rizzo

CoinDesk profiles Jed McCaleb, the early cryptocurrency evangelist who created Stellar, now the world's sixth-largest coin by market cap.

Stellar Gets Another Boost With TokenSoft ICO Services Expansion

| Nikhilesh De

In the latest good news for the crypto project, TokenSoft says it is launching support for token sales built on the Stellar network.