China Will Test Launch it’s Digital Currency (DCEP) Using Real World Scenarios In Two Cities

December 16, 2019
China will soon launch its digital currency to be tested within two cities in the country. The People’s Bank of China (PBOC) which is its Central Bank will oversee the launch of this product they have been working on since 2014. According to a news report from Caijing, the project will pioneer in the cities

Blockchain Supply Tracking Platform WaltonChain (WTC) Announces Current CEO Stepping Down

December 13, 2019
WaltonChain has held a relatively quiet spot in cryptocurrency space since its ICO in 2017. Pushing continually for the advancement of blockchain technology, the platform decided to make a few changes to leadership, bidding the former CEO a fond farewell. However, the new CEO brings a fresh perspective on the business scene in South Korea

Governor Appoints Bakkt Crypto Exchange CEO Kelly Loeffler As The Next Georgia Senator

December 12, 2019
The cryptocurrency industry is still largely opposed by traditional financial proponents, though there are a few people in government that seem interested in the potential of the technology. As one of Georgia seats opens up, the governor has chosen to appoint a prominent member of the crypto community – Kelly Loeffler, CEO of Bakkt. President

World Trade Organization (WTO) Eyes Blockchain Advantages in Multiple Use Cases

December 11, 2019
In spite of several countries embracing blockchain technology, many of them continue to express their skepticism for anything crypto-related. WTO (World Trade Organization) the intergovernmental organization that is tasked with formulating rules to govern global trade are among the few world bodies to showcase their appreciation for this technology. Now happening: Global Trade & #Blockchain

Dan Morehead and Dan Tapiero Discuss Macro Crypto Investing and Bitcoin’s Future

December 10, 2019
The cryptocurrency industry has come quite a way since it began, though there are still many traditionalists in finance that are apprehensive. One of their own, Dan Morehead, recently sat down for an interview with Dan Tapiero to shed some light on Bitcoin’s history, cryptocurrency regulation, and the difficulty of getting newcomers on board. Dan

Decentralized Exchange CryptoBridge Shutting Down, Market Woes or Exit Scam?

December 9, 2019
Another crypto exchange bites the dust, decides to no longer serve the customers CryptoBridge to close deposits after Dec 3 and withdrawals after Dec 15 Users asked to start the verification process Market conditions, increasing regulation and funding issues forced the hand Users on Reddit calling “exit scam” says the platform not letting making withdrawals

As Twitter Plans to Purge Inactive Crypto Accounts, Community Pushes for Memorialization of One Bitcoin User

December 6, 2019
Bitcoin has been controversial throughout its lifetime, and the anonymity of its creator’s true identity has made the creation of it even more mysterious. With the little that is known about its origins, will Jack Dorsey allow the first mention of Bitcoin to be erased from Twitter’s history in the upcoming username purge? Hal Finney

Voyager and Avant-Garde Form New Partnership to Offer Zero-Commission Crypto Trading Services

December 5, 2019
Canada’s Voyager Digital crypto-asset broker and Avant-Garde Trading Securities partner to provide zero-commission trading on all cryptocurrencies. The Canadian cryptocurrency asset broker Voyager Digital and Avant-Garde Trading Securities have formed a new partnership and are engaged to offer their broker-dealer clients from the US the option to trade crypto assets without being charged a commission.

First Blockchain Payment on R3 Corda Happens with Oman Oil and Orpic Group and HSBC Bank Oman SAOG

December 4, 2019
One of Oman’s biggest oil and gas businesses conducts first blockchain transaction on the R3 Corda platform with HSBC Bank Oman SAOG, a first in the country. According to a report by the Oman Observer, the Oman Oil and Orpic Group and HSBC Bank Oman SAOG have executed the first transaction involving blockchain. The transaction

Former JPMorgan Tech Leads Explain The Banks Blockchain Products; JPM Coin and Quorum

December 3, 2019
Kadena founders, who were two of the first team members involved in JPMorgan’s blockchain team, spill the crypto beans on how the bank started JPM Coin and Quorum projects. Stuart Popejoy is the co-founder and president Kadena who worked at JP Morgan in the Blockchain Center of Excellence. Will Martino is the co-founder and CEO