Former Employees Sue Justin Sun and TRON Foundation, Alleging Workplace Hostilities

Jan 27, 2020
A lawsuit accuses the frontman of the TRON cryptocurrency and his business associate of harassing and firing two employees, allegedly as payb

BlockFi Adjusts Interest Rates to Lure Larger Crypto Deposits

Jan 24, 2020
BlockFi, one of the first lending startups in the cryptocurrency markets, recently announced Thursday it would make changes to the interest p

DigixDAO Votes to Liquidate $64M Treasury

Jan 21, 2020
A project which conducted a 2016 initial coin offering (ICO) has voted to liquidate its $64 million treasury, returning funds to investors. P

Plaintiffs Combine Their Market-Manipulation Lawsuits Against Bitfinex and Tether

Jan 18, 2020
Plaintiffs in three separate putative class action lawsuits against Bitfinex and Tether have moved to consolidate their cases, according to a

Former Venezuelan Gold Mining Company Wants to Centralize Bitcoin ATM Infrastructure

Jan 15, 2020
First Bitcoin Capital Corp. wants to unite the providers of bitcoin ATMs around the world. His plan: link thousands of ATMs run by dozens of

Hardware Is Hard: Two Blockchain Devices Win Plaudits at CES 2020

Jan 12, 2020
LAS VEGAS — In tech there’s an old adage: “hardware as hard.” It’s much easier to prototype and test a product when a

Crypto Trading Privacy Gets a Boost as $15M of Tether Moves to Liquid Sidechain

Jan 9, 2020
Stronger privacy is coming to the largest stablecoin, tether, with a recent blockchain-to-blockchain swap of $15 million worth of tokens. At

How Libra Failed, and How It Could Succeed in 2020

Jan 6, 2020
This post is part of CoinDesk’s 2019 Year in Review, a collection of 100 op-eds, interviews and takes on the state of blockchain and th

Guangdong Blockchain Financing Platform Aims to Help Small Business

Jan 3, 2020
The Guangdong government launched a blockchain-based financing platform Thursday that will help small companies in the region receive loans f

Katherine Wu on DeFi and the Inevitability of the Digital Yuan

Dec 31, 2019
Katherine Wu was a founding team member at Messari before moving into a VC role at Notation Capital, but is perhaps best known in crypto for