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US digital start-up to scale up EU operations with new Dublin branch
The controversial “stable coin” is looking... not stable.
Finance industry establishment splits between lovers and haters of digital currencies
Sponsorship deals to promote initial coin offerings take off just as regulators crack down
Great Barrier Reef tourism project was mothballed due to funds drought
The company that wants to build an open financial future for the world by... becoming a bank.
Volatility is no bad thing for those with an eye on the long term
Some say the sector will never have real resilience
Hong Kong listing of bitcoin hardware maker coincides with falling prices for virtual currency
SEBA aims to have banking licence in Switzerland by mid-2019
(with apologies to Voltaire)
A co-ordinated international regulatory framework is long overdue
Company founded by twins has hired advisers on potential move to Britain
Crypto-assets are impractical and do little for financial inclusion
Zaif suspends trades after customer funds taken from ‘hot wallet’ connected to internet
Proper oversight would allow Britain to become ‘global centre’ for the nascent sector
Collapsing prices force sector’s brokerages to retrench, cut jobs or consolidate
Smart-contracting party fades.
For CME, Sofr has had a cumulative notional volume of $711bn whereas bitcoin’s is $25bn
Market capitalisation of digital assets falls to $196bn from January’s peak of $800bn