Gemini Hires Former Starling Bank Founder as Managing Director of Europe

Dec 4, 2019
In the past 18 months, Gemini has added several senior leaders to its ranks. The former global head of financial crimes at Morgan Stanley, No

The Mechanics of Market Manipulation

Dec 1, 2019
The action began at 3am UTC, with a sell order roughly 6 percent below the market price and hundreds of times larger than the norm on the exc

Upbit Is the Seventh Major Crypto Exchange Hack of 2019

Nov 28, 2019
These seven major hacks remind us: not your keys, not your crypto. Source link

Statechains, and Trading the Panopticon for Magical Internet Money

Nov 25, 2019
CoinDesk’s Nolan Bauerle and Thiel Capital’s Eric Weinstein talk Magical Internet Money; the Let’s Talk Bitcoin! host and Somsen

Orchid’s Decentralized VPN Network Set for Early-December Launch

Nov 22, 2019
Decentralized VPN provider Orchid will debut its app, network and token (OXT) during the first week of December. Source link

Visa R&D Arm Develops a Blockchain System That Could Replace Financial Data Aggregators

Nov 19, 2019
Visa has been quietly developing a blockchain system that could upend how banks transfer data to consumer financial apps like Mint and Credit

Alibaba Denies ‘Partnership’ With Lolli, Highlighting Crypto Industry Pitfalls

Nov 16, 2019
On Monday, CoinDesk reported the shopping app Lolli was offering bitcoin rewards to U.S.-based Alibaba shoppers for Singles Day. Alibaba Grou

Bakkt in Discussions to Offer Cash-Settled Bitcoin Futures in Singapore

Nov 13, 2019
Bitcoin futures market Bakkt intends to expand from its current physically-settled offerings to cash-settled futures before 2020. Bakkt COO A

How Bitcoin’s Lightning Can Be Used for Private Messaging

Nov 10, 2019
Bitcoin’s lightning network might have a use case beyond faster and more scalable payments. Last week Lightning Labs developer Joost Jager re

Avalon Bitcoin Miner Maker Canaan Posts $13 Million Q3 Profit in New Filing

Nov 7, 2019
Canaan Creative, the world’s second-largest bitcoin miner maker, has made 94 million yuan, or about $13 million, in net profit for Q3 2019, f