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A federal court has frozen assets raised from investors in the Meta 1 Coin token sale.
Put options – a bet on bitcoin's price – are declining alongside a rise in the leading cryptocurrency by market cap's price.
Bayer China is tapping VeChain to help it track clinical trial drugs along the blockchain.
Russia's is eyeing use cases for blockchain even as proposed legislation will clamp down on crypto.
The derivatives desk will expand the company’s suite of products as it aims to attract more institutional clients to its newly acquired prime brokerage arm.
Seamless login for the decentralized apps (dapps) of any blockchain. That’s the vision for Torus Labs’ new identity solution, DirectAuth.
During the coronavirus crisis, Handshake may be the leading free-speech-oriented crypto project. But is it just beginner’s luck?
Chainlink, the blockchain oracle provider, apparently has not only a devoted group of backers known as "LINK Marines," but a surprisingly committed crew of long-term investors. Here's why.
Samsung Blockchain users in the U.S. and Canada can now connect to Gemini’s mobile app to buy, sell and trade crypto.
The finance director of Switzerland's "Crypto Valley" has been denied a request for extra assistance for blockchain and crypto startups affected by coronavirus funding drought.
Players can now drop blockchain assets into their Minecraft servers, enabling ownership over in-game items and currencies.
When coronavirus shutdowns roiled financial markets, BlockTower Capital more than doubled its cryptocurrency hedge fund's previously so-so returns.
Electronics giant LG joined the Hedera Hashgraph governing council Wednesday. Its the council's first home appliance manufacturer and second Asia-based member.
Prominent researcher Elizabeth Renieris said ID2020 was moving too fast to adopt unproven technology, including distributed ledgers, for immunity passes.
Traders were feeling good about bitcoin’s upward trend and pushed it over $9,100 Wednesday.
CoinDesk Confessionals explores the inner psyche of blockchain's leading professionals. Crypto analyst Mati Greenspan discusses missing Y2K and his biggest anti-hero.
The “Rational Optimist” author gives his take on the economic history and possible futures of prosperity’s most important driver: innovation
Goldman Sachs held an investor call Wednesday to discuss current policies for bitcoin, gold and inflation. The stalwart investment bank is still no fan of bitcoin or other cryptocurrencies.
If stablecoins are used for apparently illegal activity, should issuers step in to stop it? So far, they've been reluctant to do so, says our columnist.
Polkadot launched the blockchain of blockchains while an IMF official said CBDCs could spur financial innovation.