Blockchain VC Firm Pithia Inc. Signs Investment Deal with Lucidity

Blockchain VC Firm Pithia Inc. Signs Investment Deal with Lucidity

Read More

Blockchain startups are disrupting industries worldwide through solutions for data transparency, storage and security. On Aug. 15, venture capital firm Pithia confirmed an investment deal with blockchain startup Lucidity. RChain Ecosystem to Support Lucidity Venture capital firm and RChain Cooperative partner Pithia Inc. has announced an investment in Lucidity. Through the investment, Lucidity, a scalable…

Winklevoss Twins Charge Ahead Despite Second Bitcoin ETF Rejection

Winklevoss Twins Charge Ahead Despite Second Bitcoin ETF Rejection

Read More

Undaunted by the SEC’s second Bitcoin ETF proposal rejection, Tyler and Cameron Winklevoss appear to be charging full steam ahead with their cryptocurrency exchange and custodian, Gemini. For the twin brothers, the commission’s green light may have granted Gemini the largest rush of institutional capital seen in this industry. Now, with Gemini ranked 24th largest exchange…

Token Forum Ushers In New Age of Blockchain Excitement in Seattle

Token Forum Ushers In New Age of Blockchain Excitement in Seattle

Read More

Although 2018–full of steep price drops and unfulfilled crypto promises–has been a difficult year for the cryptocurrency market, innovators, investors and legislators continue to build and plan for a blockchain-based future. Jonathan Gagliardoni is the CEO and founder of Token Forum. Jonathon Gagliardoni hosted the first Token Forum Seattle on Aug. 9 at the Columbia…

It’s Not Them, It’s Us. 5 Reasons Why Crypto Has an Image Problem

It’s Not Them, It’s Us. 5 Reasons Why Crypto Has an Image Problem

Read More

The rise of the internet in the 1990’s brought concerns about pirated software and various illegal activities, but as internet usage grew, these concerns largely fell by the wayside. Today, we see much of the same happening to the cryptocurrency industry and its growing image problem. Shady business practices, high-profile hacks, environmental challenges, speculation, market…

‘Rich Dad, Poor Dad’ Author Robert Kiyosaki Says Cryptocurrency Could Outlast Fiat

‘Rich Dad, Poor Dad’ Author Robert Kiyosaki Says Cryptocurrency Could Outlast Fiat

Read More

Robert Kiyosaki, the author of one of the top personal finance books of all time, stated that cryptocurrencies, gold, and silver, will triumph over an impending economic crash — the likes of which the world has never experienced. The author of the 1997 bestseller ‘Rich Dad, Poor Dad’, Kiyosaki has garnered a reputation as an…

Goldman Sachs CEO: ‘It’s Arrogant to Deny Cryptocurrency’

Goldman Sachs CEO: ‘It’s Arrogant to Deny Cryptocurrency’

Read More

A growing number of Wall Street firms are changing sentiment and shifting toward the opportunities of an emerging digital economy. On Aug. 6, Goldman Sachs CEO, Lloyd Blankfein, shared his thoughts on cryptocurrency during an interview with the Economic Club of New York. Cryptocurrency Could Be the Next Evolution in Cash Blankfein appeared at the Economic…

First Crypto IPO on London Stock Exchange Captures $32.5 Million

First Crypto IPO on London Stock Exchange Captures $32.5 Million

Read More

London-based mining operation Argo is the first cryptocurrency firm to successfully launch an IPO on the London Stock Exchange, capturing £25 million (USD $32.5 million) in investor capital. The August 3, 2018 launch of the public offering provides retail investors with the opportunity to purchase ordinary shares in the mining organization, which operates a mining facility…

Answering Vitalik Buterin’s 7 Hard Questions For the Blockchain World Part 6: Proof of Centralization

Answering Vitalik Buterin’s 7 Hard Questions For the Blockchain World Part 6: Proof of Centralization

Read More

Ethereum co-founder Vitalik Buterin put forward a series of open questions to the cryptocurrency community in a recent discussion with Mars Finance International WeChat group, postulating seven issues present within the blockchain ecosystem. Buterin’s “hard questions for any blockchain people” deal with some of the biggest obstacles that stand between the current state of blockchain…

Answering Vitalik Buterin’s 7 Hard Questions For the Blockchain World Part 5: Proof of Waste

Answering Vitalik Buterin’s 7 Hard Questions For the Blockchain World Part 5: Proof of Waste

Read More

Ethereum co-founder Vitalik Buterin put forward a series of open questions to the cryptocurrency community in a recent discussion with Mars Finance International WeChat group, postulating seven issues present within the blockchain ecosystem. Buterin’s “hard questions for any blockchain people” deal with some of the biggest obstacles that stand between the current state of blockchain…

Mike Novogratz’s Crypto Bank Goes Live On Canadian Public Exchange

Mike Novogratz’s Crypto Bank Goes Live On Canadian Public Exchange

Read More

An early Bitcoin bull and former Wall Street trader, Mike Novogratz is bringing cryptocurrency to institutional investors. Following a crypto bear market, Novogratz’s merchant bank Galaxy Digital LP listed on Canadian stock exchanges today, August 1, 2018. Galaxy Digital Makes Its Debut Following Q1 Loss Novogratz cryptocurrency-focused merchant bank Galaxy Digital LP will be available…