NASDAQ Technology to Power New Bitcoin Marketplace

The NASDAQ OMX Group, which owns and operates the NASDAQ stock market and several european stock exchanges, will provide the technology behind the upcoming New York based Noble Markets LLC. (founded in 2014): a capital market designed to allow companies […]

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TeraExchange Is a Unique Landing for NYSE Executive

Wall Street executives have joined digital currency firms before. TeraExchange’s status as a regulated futures firm that has made its recent hire worthy of notice. Former New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) CEO and Goldman Sachs partner Duncan Niederauer is joining […]

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Anycoin Expands Market Reach with TrustPay Agreement

Supporting a new payment method is a great way to expand one’s available market. That’s what Bitcoin brokerage Anycoin Limited did by adding TrustPay wire transfers to its payment options. The move gave Anycoin access to 14 new markets, including […]

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Three Blockchain Startups Enter Barclays Accelerator

Bitcoin exchange Safello, bitcoin-based debit card creators Atlas Card, and Blocktrace, which seeks to provide blockchain solutions to the insurance industry, began the 90-day Barclays Accelreator program in London today. Safello CEO Frank Schuill response to the news was, “The selection […]

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CEX.IO Puts Focus on Exchange with Free Trading Week

Between March 25 and April 1, traders will not incur trading fees on CEX.IO. It’s a dramatic way for the exchange to showcase its beefed-up platform in the wake of suspending cloud mining operations at powerhouse GHash.io. Once the promotion […]

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ChangeTip’s Latest Integration: Comment Hosting Service Disqus

ChangeTip’s moves in digital micropayments have already pushed  Coinbase out of the sector. The startup hasn’t rested on those laurels, as it announced yet another integration, this time with the Disqus blog commenting service. Appropriately, news of the integration came […]

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UK Bitcoin Startups Positive About AML

Reaction to the March 19 UK Treasury report among British digital currency startups was generally positive. Their post-release comments and comments from the newly-released Treasury’s Call for Information made the following points clear: Crime prevention is a greater priority than […]

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Bitproof Whiz Kid Looking for Business Niche

If you discuss blockchain technology with 17-year-old Louison Dumont, you’ll hear the thoughts of a digital currency veteran who began mining Bitcoin at age 13. Discuss business planning and growth, however, and the youngest entrepreneur in the Boost VC incubator […]

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Attorney Calls US Financial Regulation “impressionistic”

Image via Flickr by David In a guest post on CoinDesk, prominent attorney Jared Paul Marx called US securities regulation “impressionistic.” Marx is a member of Washington D.C. law firm, Harris, Wiltshire & Grannis, where he advises clients on regulatory […]

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Bitcoin Week in Review

It was a quiet news week for Bitcoin. The highlight was the UK Treasury report, which provided a direction for regulating the British Bitcoin industry. As that report drew praise, the closure of the Evolution marketplace sent tremors through the […]

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