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Singapore’s Wealth Fund GIC Among Those to Raise $300 Mln for Coinbase in 2018

Singapore’s Government Investment Corporation (GIC) was reportedly one of the investors to have helped raise $300 million for major United States crypto wallet provider and exchange service Coinbase in 2018. Bloomberg reported the news on Feb. 28, citing anonymous sources familiar with the matter.According to its official website, GIC —

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Cryptos Trade Sideways With Mild Gains and Losses Among Top Coins, Bitcoin Above $3,600

Thursday, Jan. 24 — the top 20 cryptocurrencies are mostly trading sideways with slight losses and gains across the board. Bitcoin (BTC) is currently creeping above $3,600 according to data from CoinMarketCap.Market visualization from Coin360At press time, Bitcoin is continuing to trade around the $3,600 threshold as it did yesterday.

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Crypto Is Among SEC’s Top Examination Priorities for 2019

Cryptocurrencies are one of the United States Securities and Exchange Commission’s (SEC) top examination priorities this year, according to an official statement announced by the commission Dec. 20.In the SEC’s Office of Compliance Inspections and Examinations (OCIE) recent report, digital assets — specified as  cryptocurrencies, coins and tokens — are

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As Turf Wars Mark the End of 2018, Crypto Interest Set to Rise Among Institutional Investors

As Turf Wars Mark the End of 2018, Crypto Interest Set to Rise Among Institutional Investors January 2, 2019 by Paul de Havilland 2018 ended with thought leaders hurling abuse at each other and rival projects even as institutional investors eye increased crypto holdings in 2019. Is the crypto space actually

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Wall Street Journal Finds Whitepaper Fraud Among 16 Percent of Crypto Projects. So What?

Wall Street Journal Finds Whitepaper Fraud Among 16 Percent of Crypto Projects. So What? December 29, 2018 by Paul de Havilland The Wall Street Journal has reported that 16 percent of cryptocurrency projects engaged in whitepaper fraud. In a December 27th article, the storied news outlet has reported findings likely to

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PayPal Gets into Blockchain, But Only Internally Among Employees for Now

Payments platform PayPal has so far avoided Bitcoin acceptance and, at least visibly, not considered blockchain for its platform. Now, it has launched an internal blockchain-based employee incentive program. A production of PayPal’s innovation lab, in San Jose, California, the platform took 25 strong team six-months to build and went live

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US Futures Exchange Turns to Crypto Trading, Finds Support Among Trading Giants

ErisX, a crypto exchange has completed a Series B funding round with support from leading firms including Bitmain, ConsenSys, Fidelity Investments, Nasdaq Ventures, and Monex Group.ErisX Will Operate as Crypto Futures Exchange, Clearing Organization, and Spot MarketThe crypto trading platform, with a pending license as a clearing organization with the U.S. Commodity

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