QuadrigaCX, the Canadian cryptocurrency trade, manufactured headlines entire world final 7 days when it announced it was filing for creditor defense and owed upwards of $130 million or additional to its shoppers. The very long-struggling trade has...
Michael J. Casey is the chairman of CoinDesk’s advisory board and a senior advisor for blockchain exploration at MIT’s Digital Forex Initiative. The subsequent article initially appeared in CoinDesk Weekly, a tailor made-curated publication delivered just about every...
Japan’s economical regulator is reportedly searching to close a authorized loophole that allows unregistered expenditure firms solicit cash in cryptocurrencies alternatively than income. According to a report from Sankei Shimbun on Tuesday, Japan’s Monetary Service Agency (FSA)...
Dude Zyskind is the CEO and co-founder of Enigma, a protected computation protocol that integrates with blockchains. The subsequent is an distinctive contribution to CoinDesk’s 2018 Yr in Review. In 2018, two significant extensive-time period tendencies ultimately collided...
––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––– Dr. Glen Weyl speaks with the calm of a man who has history on the mind. With an unbroken gaze and an unambiguous delivery, the author, economist and Microsoft researcher calmly espouses a clear and revolutionary vision:...
––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––– “It’s often time for a adjust.” Sudden phrases from a regulator, but then once again, Hester Peirce, 1 of the five commissioners at the U.S. Securities and Exchange Fee (SEC), isn’t an regular regulator. When she speaks of...
Arwen Smit is the founder of MintBit, a boutique blockchain consultancy, and DOVU, a tokenized startup for the mobility sector. The next is an special contribution to CoinDesk’s 2018 12 months in Evaluation.  From protection token offerings to the...
The U.S. federal government has confirmed the existence of bomb threat e-mails that demand bitcoin from companies and proposed steps to acquire. The Nationwide Cybersecurity and Communications Integration Centre (NCCIC), element of the Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Agency,...
It’s been a very long journey for Alan Lane due to the fact the Silvergate Financial institution CEO acquired his very first bitcoin in 2013. That was all-around the time his compact, deposit-hungry bank, based mostly in...
The FBI has arrested the CEO of cryptocurrency system AriseBank soon after he was indicted over an alleged multi-million greenback fraud. The new was announced Wednesday by the U.S. Attorney’s Business office of the Northern District of...