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This German Stock Exchange Wants to Launch Bitcoin Products

Deutsche Boerse, owner of the Frankfurt Stock Exchange, is considering offering cryptocurrency products, according to a report. Speaking at an industry event in London on...

A New Startup Has Zooko and Naval Betting on Better Crypto Contracts

If a series of high-profile vulnerabilities weren't enough to persuade you that today's smart contracts are insecure, a group of computer scientists that have been...

Blockchain’s Killer App? Making Trade Wars Obsolete

Pindar Wong is the chairman of VeriFi (Hong Kong) Ltd. An internet pioneer, he co­founded the first licensed Internet Service Provider in Hong Kong in 1993.  The...

Zcash Leaves Crypto Market Behind with 50 Percent Weekly Spike

The cryptocurrency markets are flashing red as the third week of May comes to close. The total market capitalization of cryptocurrencies has dropped by 14.48...

EU Parliament Touts Blockchain to ‘Empower’ Businesses and Citizens

Members of the European Parliament believe small businesses could benefit from integrating blockchain technology. The Industry, Research and Energy committee voted Wednesday to recommend that...

Sberbank Buys Commercial Bonds Issued Over Blockchain Platform

Russian bank Sberbank CIB and telecoms firm MTS have conducted what they say is the country's first commercial bond transaction made using blockchain. MTS announced...

Wall Street Vet Brian Kelly Launches Blockchain ETF

Investment manager Brian Kelly is launching a new blockchain startup-based exchange-traded-fund (ETF), he announced Wednesday. Working in partnership with REX Shares founder Gregg King, Kelly...

Winklevoss Crypto Exchange Wins Approval to Trade Zcash

The Winklevoss twins' Gemini digital currency exchange has become the first in New York to receive a license to trade the privacy-focused cryptocurrency zcash. Alongside the...

Coinbase Rolls Out Crypto Custody Product for Institutions

Cryptocurrency exchange Coinbase announced Tuesday it is formally launching Coinbase Custody, a product aimed at aiding institutional cryptocurrency adoption. First announced last year, Coinbase Custody...

CoinDesk Releases Q1 2018 State of Blockchain Report

After reaching historic highs in 2017, cryptocurrencies languished across multiple fundamental metrics in this year's first quarter. Unease permeated the industry, mostly from regulatory...