Iran will release a gold-backed cryptocurrency, which will be mined under the permission of the country’s central bank, local news outlet Mehr reported citing Shahab Javanmardi, CEO of FANAP, an Iranian information and communications technology (ICT) firm.
Global trade platform company Global eTrade Services (GeTS), will launch a blockchain-based electronic Certificates of Origin (eCOs) in partnership with Singapore Chinese Chamber of Commerce & Industry (SCCCI).
Cryptocurrency operators such as Facebook must comply with regulations on money laundering and risk management, Bank of Japan Deputy Governor Masayoshi Amamiya said on Friday.
Cuba's government is considering utilizing cryptocurrency as part of a series of measures to boost its economy amid a deepening crisis exacerbated by U.S. sanctions.
Prime Factor Capital has announced the launch of a cryptocurrency fund catering to growing demand from professional and institutional investors such as sophisticated high-net-worth individual, family offices, and private wealth managers.
BAM Trading Services (BAM), operator of Binance.US, has announced the appointment of Ripple's Head of XRP Institutional Liquidity Catherine Coley as CEO.
During the Asia Blockchain Summit in Taipei on Tuesday, Binance CEO Changpeng Zhao gave audience members a sneak peak of the company’s upcoming futures trading interface.
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Los Angeles-based cannabis delivery company SpeedWeed now accepts bitcoin to purchase and deliver marijuana from dispensaries.
The global blockchain market was valued at $1.57 billion in 2018 and is expected to reach $162.84 billion by 2027, according to a recent report by Reportlinker.
In a recent interview, JPMorgan Chase CEO Jamie Dimon stated he has not spoken with Facebook about its recent cryptocurrency, but it was “very possible someone in the company did.’
Bofrost Italia, a leading global company in the distribution of frozen foods, will begin utilizing blockchain technology to trace all products in every step of the supply chain.
Streaming platform Twitch has reactivated bitcoin (BTC) and bitcoin cash (BCH) payments after a quiet removal in March.
The Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) announced today that it has approved the application of LedgerX LLC (LedgerX) for designation as a contract market.
Walmart China has announced the Walmart China Blockchain Traceability Platform, built on the VeChainThor Blockchain.
Uganda’s President Yoweri Museveni will officiate at the upcoming Africa Blockchain Conference, according to a report by Kabuubi Media Africa on June 24.
The United States House Financial Services Committee will hold a hearing regarding Facebook’s proposed cryptocurrency Libra on July 17.
Google searches for ‘bitcoin’ rose to new monthly highs on June 24 as both Facebook announces their cryptocurrency and the price continues to increase.
Billionaire Michael Novogratz and Circle Internet Financial CEO, Jeremy Allaire stated Facebook’s Libra token is a bullish sign for bitcoin.
Ripple has agreed to enter into a strategic partnership with MoneyGram, one of the world’s largest money transfer companies.
The Russian central bank has announced they are looking into launching their own cryptocurrency.
Bitcoin has surpassed one million daily active addresses on the blockchain, the first time since November 27, 2017, according to CoinMetrics.io.
NEW YORK – Bakkt, Intercontinental Exchange’s bitcoin (BTC) futures trading platform, has stated they plan to test its two future contacts on July 22.