05-25-2018: American Express Researching Blockchain Technology For Fraud Protection

In The News: Circle unveils new product for retail cryptocurrency investors (Bitcoinist). American Express could use blockchain to protect client’s identities and combat fraud (Bitcoinist) Singapore proposes regulatory changes which could green-light blockchain related exchanges (Bitcoinist) Bitfinex reportedly tied to puerto rico’s noble bank international (ETH News). Cryptocurrency startup company, …

05-24-2018: Bank Of America Issued US Patent For Blockchain Security

In The News: Bank of America issued U.S. patent for blockchain security regulated by time, tagging, and tokens (ETH News) Coinbase acquires decentralised exchange platform, Paradex (Bitcoin Magazine) Monero lead developer assisting launch of new crypto trading platform (coindesk) China prosecutes 98 over onecoin pyramid scheme (coindesk) Monacoin falls victim …

05-22-2018: Happy Bitcoin Pizza Day!

In The News: Happy Bitcoin Pizza Day! (cointelegraph) CoinGate starts pilot integration of Lightning network for select group of merchants (Bitcoinist) Tether issues another 250 million tokens (coinGeek) Argentinian bank partners with cryptocurrency exchange to offer Bitcoin as Alternative to as SWIFT for cross border transfers (coindesk) Possible Verge (XVG) …

05-15-2018: Ether, Commodity or Security?

A financial regulator at the Consensus cryptocurrency conference commented that the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) and other federal agencies should swiftly decide if Ether should be treated as a security or commodity, Brian Quintenz, a commissioner at the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC), said officials at the agency have …