Cellular finance app Revolut has introduced a new characteristic letting consumers to “auto-exchange” hard cash and cryptocurrencies. The agency introduced Tuesday that its over 4 million consumers can now mechanically trade, say, U.S. greenback (USD) to bitcoin (BTC)...
Sid Kalla, CFA and Bradley Miles are co-founders of Roll, an open up typical for social funds on the ethereum blockchain. The pursuing is an exclusive contribution to CoinDesk’s 2018 Year in Assessment.  In excess of extensive time durations,...
Cryptocurrency exchanges in South Korea might before long lose eligibility for major tax benefits at present granted to lesser companies. A proposed revision to the present tax law, introduced by the South Korean govt on Monday, would exclude crypto exchanges from the classification of startups or small and medium...
One of the earliest workers of an company blockchain startup has made the decision to go entire crypto. Michael Haley quietly left his career as product or service supervisor at electronic securities platform AlphaPoint in November to...
Customers of the zcash local community have voted not to prioritize ASIC resistance, according to the success of a governance panel led by the Zcash Foundation. Introduced at the  Zcon0 conference in Montreal on Thursday, the ballot, which proposed to prioritize ASIC resistance and "discourag the use of ASIC...
Shamoil T. Shipchandler, a previous regional director at the U.S. Securities and Exchange Fee (SEC) who oversaw various high-profile crypto situations, has left the agency for the world-wide law agency Jones Working day. Shipchandler led a group...
The U.S. Securities and Exchange Fee is kicking off the general public comment time period for a proposed trade-traded fund (ETF) backed by bitcoin and Treasury charges. The SEC released a rule transform proposal Tuesday which would allow...
New mining software program promises to let pretty much any individual gain compact amounts of bitcoin with a Windows laptop, giving consumers a flavor of the cryptocurrency's early times. Uncovered completely to CoinDesk, the New Jersey-centered crypto mining startup Honeyminer quietly introduced a absolutely free beta in June and...
Crypto lending startup BlockFi obtained $18.3 million in a Series A funding spherical led by Valar Ventures, the business announced Tuesday. Valar, which was started in portion by PayPal co-founder Peter Thiel, was joined by Winklevoss Capital,...
China’s Communist Celebration (CPC) is using its leader’s guidance for blockchain to coronary heart. Following Xi Jinping’s bombshell speech past 7 days urging his countrymen to “seize the opportunity” made by the technologies, the CPC introduced a...