Hedge fund and predictions market startup Numerai just closed an $11 million round led by Paradigm and Placeholder.
Six banks have signed up to issue stablecoins through World Wire, an IBM network built on the Stellar blockchain.
Crypto custody is more complex than most of us realize, explains Noelle Acheson. Caution is wise, even if it slows institutional involvement.
There’s a lot of overlap between bitcoiners and body hackers. CoinDesk editor Bailey Reutzel traveled to Austin, Texas to explore that crossroads and become a bitcoin holding (literally) cyborg.
An experiment pushing the boundaries of crypto payments, bitcoin’s Lightning Torch is suffering liquidity issues due to its success.
The SEC is visiting cities around the U.S. to meet with crypto startups about token offerings and solicit feedback on existing regulations.
Ethereum’s ProgPoW proposal may appear to minimize the ASIC advantage, but it isn’t as democratizing as claimed, argue Dovey Wan and Martina Long.
Upon first examination, JPM coin is an exciting Wall Street development, but the reality is more complicated, writes Kadena’s Ben Jessel.
Swiss stock exchange operator Six Group has selected R3’s Corda Enterprise blockchain platform for the security token market it is building.
A new security token trading venture is coming out of stealth mode with a novel strategy to help small U.S. companies go public at a lower cost.