Browsing the "Stocks" Tag

Abra’s Blockchain App to Let Users Invest in Fractions of Stocks, ETFs

| Yogita Khatri

Abra is adding a new feature to its blockchain-based app that will allow global users to invest in fractions of stocks and ETFs.

Token Exchange to Enable Trading of Nasdaq-Listed Companies

| Nikhilesh De

DX.Exchange, a Nasdaq-powered trading firm, will allow investors to purchase crypto tokens representing shares in major public firms.

Vaccine Blockchain Plan Prompts Enquiries Amid China Pharma Scandal

| Wolfie Zhao

Following China's pharma scandal, investors are buying a firm's claim to be developing a vaccine-tracking blockchain, but one regulator isn't happy.

SEC Charges Two In Illicit UBI Blockchain Stock Sale

| Nikhilesh De

The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission charged two Nevada residents with illegally profiting off stock sales of a self-described blockchain firm.

TD Ameritrade Cites Blockchain Stock Interest in Q1 Results

| Stan Higgins

TD Ameritrade said that the first quarter of fiscal year 2018 was a strong one, buoyed in part by interested in stocks related to blockchain.

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VR Penny Stock Up 200% on Crypto Pivot Claims

| Wolfie Zhao

A VR penny stock saw 200 percent surge in stock price after announcing a shift in corporate focus to cryptocurrencies.

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Why a Bitcoin Fork Is Not a ‘Stock Split’

| Ash Bennington

Comparing a blockchain fork to a stock split? It might seem like a nice idea, but the comparison falls apart on closer inspection.

Investment Bank Affiliate Sells Shares for Cash in Blockchain Test

| Stan Higgins

An affiliate of French corporate investment bank Natixis has sold shares to investors through a newly unveiled blockchain platform.

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Delaware Introduces Bill to Legally Recognize Blockchain Stocks

| Stan Higgins

A US state has introduced a long-awaited bill that would legally recognize blockchain-based business records.

How the ‘Dole Stock Crisis’ is Reigniting the Push for Blockchain

| Michael del Castillo

A recent issue with Dole's public stock highlights the potential for blockchain in capital markets, proponents say.