China’s BTCC Becomes Latest Bitcoin Exchange to Freeze Withdrawals
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China’s BTCC Becomes Latest Bitcoin Exchange to Freeze Withdrawals

Shanghai-based bitcoin exchange BTCC has announced that it will halt bitcoin and other cryptocurrency withdrawals…

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State Bank of India Launches New Blockchain Finance Consortium
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State Bank of India Launches New Blockchain Finance Consortium

India’s largest bank is spearheading a newly unveiled consortium focused on blockchain applications. According to local…

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ASX CEO Expresses New Confidence in Blockchain Post-Trade Tests
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ASX CEO Expresses New Confidence in Blockchain Post-Trade Tests

The Australian Securities Exchange (ASX) revealed today that it expects to increase the amount it…

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Bitcoin Investor Roger Ver to Push for OKCoin Liquidation in Court
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Bitcoin Investor Roger Ver to Push for OKCoin Liquidation in Court

Roger Ver’s fight against Chinese bitcoin exchange OKCoin is intensifying as the noted bitcoin investor…

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Swift is Recruiting Banks for Blockchain Tests
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Swift is Recruiting Banks for Blockchain Tests

Global financial messaging service provider Swift is seeking to recruit other financial institutions to join its ongoing…

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Greenwich: Blockchain Projects Will Move to ‘Production’ in 2017
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Greenwich: Blockchain Projects Will Move to ‘Production’ in 2017

Blockchain projects will move from proof-of-concept to production this year, according to a new report…

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India’s Yes Bank Builds Blockchain for Vendor Financing
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India’s Yes Bank Builds Blockchain for Vendor Financing

Yes Bank has announced that it has built a blockchain-based vendor financing solution for one…

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BitPagos Raises $1.9 Million in Funding, Rebrands as Ripio
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BitPagos Raises $1.9 Million in Funding, Rebrands as Ripio

Update (3rd January, 20:00 BST): Ripio has clarified that it has closed $1.9m in funding,…

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BBVA: Blockchain Regulation Needs to Move Beyond Bitcoin
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BBVA: Blockchain Regulation Needs to Move Beyond Bitcoin

Spanish banking group BBVA has released a new research note on the subject of bitcoin…

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State Street’s Blockchain Strategy: Big and Bold for 2017
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State Street’s Blockchain Strategy: Big and Bold for 2017

State Street is on the verge of putting a significant amount of its workflow on…

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Coinbase’s IRS Dispute Isn’t Just About Bitcoin
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Coinbase’s IRS Dispute Isn’t Just About Bitcoin

Noelle Acheson is a 10-year veteran of company analysis, corporate finance and fund management, and…

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Coinbase Customer Doubles Down on Legal Action Against IRS
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Coinbase Customer Doubles Down on Legal Action Against IRS

The lawyer fighting a one-man battle against the IRS on behalf of thousands of Coinbase…

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Korea’s Central Bank Considers ‘Supernode’ for Blockchain Oversight
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Korea’s Central Bank Considers ‘Supernode’ for Blockchain Oversight

The Bank of Korea is considering the creation of a ‘supernode’ to help mitigate privacy concerns…

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IRS Asks Court to Reject Protest Filing From Coinbase Customer
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IRS Asks Court to Reject Protest Filing From Coinbase Customer

Why 2017 Will Take Blockchain in South Korea to New Heights
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Why 2017 Will Take Blockchain in South Korea to New Heights

Ryan Uhr is CEO and founder of Coinplug, a South Korea-based bitcoin services company. In this…

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