Russia’s Sberbank Conducts First Blockchain Payment TransactionBusiness & Society

Russia’s Sberbank Conducts First Blockchain Payment Transaction

Sberbank has become the first Russian bank to carry out a payment transaction using the blockchain technology, which allows transfers…

Ukraine’s Financial Regulators Support Introduction of Regulatory Framework for CryptocurrenciesBusiness & Society

Ukraine’s Financial Regulators Support Introduction of Regulatory Framework for Cryptocurrencies

Ukraine’s National Bank, the National Commission for Securities and Stock Market, and the National Commission on Finance Services Market Regulation…

Billionaire Bull Novogratz: Bitcoin Will be the Biggest Bubble of Our Lifetimes [And Thats Okay]Business & Society

Billionaire Bull Novogratz: Bitcoin Will be the Biggest Bubble of Our Lifetimes [And Thats Okay]

Billionaire investor and hedge fund manager Mike Novogratz has made the claim that bitcoin will be the biggest bubble of…

Bitcoin Price Flash Crashes to $10,075 as Market Goes BerserkBusiness & Society

Bitcoin Price Flash Crashes to $10,075 as Market Goes Berserk

The bitcoin price plunged by more than $1,300 in minutes during a flash crash on bitcoin exchange Bitfinex but has…

Bitcoin Futures Trading is Coming to Nasdaq, the World’s Second Largest Stock MarketBusiness & Society

Bitcoin Futures Trading is Coming to Nasdaq, the World’s Second Largest Stock Market

The $6.831 trillion stock market Nasdaq, the world’s second-largest stock exchange behind New York Stock Exchange, will enable bitcoin futures…

Nasdaq Plans Bitcoin Futures Launch in 2018: Wall Street JournalBusiness & Society

Nasdaq Plans Bitcoin Futures Launch in 2018: Wall Street Journal

Nasdaq is reportedly looking to get in on the action of Wall Street’s frenzied rush to trade bitcoin. According to…

Ripple Splash: TechCrunch Founder Launches $100 Million XRP Hedge FundBusiness & Society

Ripple Splash: TechCrunch Founder Launches $100 Million XRP Hedge Fund

TechCrunch founder Michael Arrington has announced the creation of a $100 million hedge fund that will be denominated in XRP,…

Bitcoin Exchange Coinbase Suffers Outage During Trading Frenzy and Record HighsBusiness & Society

Bitcoin Exchange Coinbase Suffers Outage During Trading Frenzy and Record Highs

Major bitcoin exchange Coinbase is currently seeing a service outage due to ‘maintenance’ at a time when bitcoin prices are…

Bitcoin Price Hits $11,000 Global Average as Altoin Markets Shatter RecordsBusiness & Society

Bitcoin Price Hits $11,000 Global Average as Altoin Markets Shatter Records

It has been a historic week for the cryptocurrency markets. Led by the bitcoin prices march to $10,000, a litany…

400% Gains in a Week: Mysterious Cardano Token Skyrockets to BillionsBusiness & Society

400% Gains in a Week: Mysterious Cardano Token Skyrockets to Billions

All eyes have been on Bitcoin recently, as the cryptocurrency surpassed the $10,000 historic milestone for the first time in…