CBOE Re-Applies the VanEck/SolidX Bitcoin ETF Proposal With U.S. SEC

CoinSpeaker CBOE Re-Applies the VanEck/SolidX Bitcoin ETF Proposal With U.S. SEC Within a week’s time of its temporary withdrawal, the CBOE has re-applied for its VanEck/SolidX Bitcoin ETF proposal with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) on Thursday, January Continue reading CBOE Re-Applies the VanEck/SolidX Bitcoin ETF Proposal With U.S. SEC

CEO of Telecoms Giant Swisscom’s Blockchain Unit Steps Down

CEO of Telecoms Giant Swisscom’s Blockchain Unit Steps Down The CEO of the blockchain advisory unit of Swiss state-owned telecommunications company Swisscom has unexpectedly left the firm, according to a press release on Swisscom’s website, Jan. 30. As major local news outlet Swissinfo reported the same day, news of Daniel Continue reading CEO of Telecoms Giant Swisscom’s Blockchain Unit Steps Down

Coincheck Registers 1.7M New Users Since Resuming Operations Last October

Coincheck has reported 1.73 million downloads of its mobile app since the Japanese cryptocurrency exchange resumed new account signups, withdrawals, deposits and limited trading in October. By the end of December, more than 900,000 of the new users had gone Continue reading Coincheck Registers 1.7M New Users Since Resuming Operations Last October

Institutional Crypto Staking Startup ‘Staked’ Raises $4.5 Million

Staked, a New York-based startup that helps institutional investors stake or lend their holdings in proof-of-stake cryptocurrencies, announced Thursday the closing of a $4.5 million seed round led by Pantera Capital. We are excited to announce our $4.5M seed round!https://t.co/qgco7sQv3K — Continue reading Institutional Crypto Staking Startup ‘Staked’ Raises $4.5 Million

SBI Reports Financial Results, Recognizes Ripple for Cross Border Payments

SBI Reports Financial Results, Recognizes Ripple for Cross Border Payments Japanese finance giant SBI Holdings has released its nine-month financial report today, Jan. 31. In the report for the period ending on Dec. 31, 2018, SBI notes Ripple’s potential for cross-border payments. SBI outlines the implementation of Continue reading SBI Reports Financial Results, Recognizes Ripple for Cross Border Payments