The chairman of the Swiss National Bank (SNB) spoke out on cryptocurrencies yesterday. Speaking at an event in Basel, Thomas Jordan, who also chairs the international Central Bank Counterfeit Deterrence Group, said that central banks are...
The government of Bermuda has launched a blockchain task force to foster cryptocurrency commerce in the British overseas territory. Announced by by the island's premier, David Burt, and national security minister, Wayne Caines, during a press...
Air New Zealand has announced a new partnership with decentralized travel platform Winding Tree to explore applications of blockchain technology in the airline's business. The arrangement will investigate whether the tech can enable...
The price of ether, ethereum's native token, is closing in on record highs above $400. Soon before press time, the world's second largest cryptocurrency by market capitalization had hit $413 – a whisker...
The governor of a South Korean financial regulator has said it has "no plans" to supervise bitcoin trading, according to a report. In remarks made to reporters today, Choe Heung-sik, chief of the...
Digital asset platform KyberNetwork is teaming up with a University of California, Berkeley, blockchain group to study ways to build better decentralized exchanges. The group, Blockchain at Berkeley, announced the new research partnership...
Bitcoin cash is flying high today and could gain more altitude in the near-term. This morning, the bitcoin cash-U.S. dollar (BCH/USD) exchange rate clocked an 11-day high of $1,623.80 at 08:14 UTC before...
An obscure provision tucked into a defense spending bill could serve as a springboard for blockchain adoption across U.S. government agencies. Part of a larger bill called the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA),...
Bitcoin is continuing its sideways journey today. A move to fresh all-time highs above $8,300 earlier this week has been followed by consolidation in the range of $8,000-$8,300. At press time, the bitcoin-U.S. dollar...
Exchange operator Nasdaq announced yesterday that it is developing an electronic shareholder voting system based on blockchain technology for the South African capital markets. To be delivered to South African central securities depository...