Co-founder Jesse Edwards is leaving R3, but will remain an investor and continue working with the blockchain firm.
BIS chief Agustin Carstens has said that central banks are wary about issuing digital currencies due to the huge operational consequences.
Chart signals of bullish exhaustion suggest bitcoin’s narrowing trading range could soon be breached to the downside.
Exactpro, which tests software for stock exchanges, says it could be years before blockchains can safely connect to existing post-trade systems.
The former CEO of Enron, Jeffrey Skilling, is reportedly looking to start a blockchain-related company just a month after being freed from prison.
Amaury Schet, a leading developer of bitcoin cash, is leaving one of the projects that paved the way for the controversial cryptocurrency.
Institutional digital assets platform trueDigital has signed two new deals to expand the reach of its OTC reference rates for bitcoin and ether.
Social investing platform eToro has acquired Firmo, a smart contract firm that enables derivatives to be tokenized on any major blockchain.
B3i, a blockchain startup owned by some of the world’s top insurance firms, raised $16 million last month, Swiss records show.
Cryptocurrency exchange OKEx has said it plans to soon launch a decentralized exchange DEX on a native blockchain.
Bitcoin’s daily volatility in March, measured as the difference between 24-hour highs and lows, is its lowest since April of 2017.
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Bitmains application to go public in Hong Kong has officially lapsed, meaning there’ll be no IPO anytime soon for the mining giant.
Euroclear is planning to launch its blockchain-based gold trading platform later this year. nSource
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Lightning Labs’ Alex Bosworth talks about how the lightning network provides bitcoin’s best hope for becoming the payments network of the future.
Cboe’s suspension of bitcoin futures highlights a mistake we’re all making when it comes to institutional involvement, argues Noelle Acheson.
BMW Group Asia, Intel and Nielsen are now corporate partners of the Singapore government-supported blockchain accelerator Tribe.