In a blog post released today, Bittrex announced it secured a record $300 million in insurance for its’ cold storage systems. The insurance was underwritten by Arch syndicate 2020, a specialized insurance provider supported by various syndicates at Lloyd’s of London. Bittrex worked closely with Mars...
According to a recent blog post, Blockstack PBC has successfully registered one million “Verified Users,” giving the company access to the remaining capital from its late 2017 token sale. The details of this Dec. 2017 STX offering prevented Blockstack from accessing 80% of the funds raised (worth ne...
Messari hosted a public AMA with Amir Haleem, CEO of Helium, in the Messari community group. Below is a transcript of the conversation. You can find all of Messari's historical AMA's here Messari: We have received a lot of great questions from the community but before we start off could you give a...
Swiss company Overfuture has received regulatory approval to publicly trade its stock in tokenized form on Ethereum, with the smart contracts provided by EURO DAXX, a digital assets exchange. According to the prospectus, the firm is primarily engaged in "consulting services, IoT and IIot devices ass...
In its first earnings release since going public in November, Crypto-friendly bank Silvergate reported a 55% decline in net income, beating street estimates, while adding 48 crypto clients in the quarter. With last quarter’s numbers now in the books, Silvergate brought in $24.8 million in net income...
Binance’s US-based crypto exchange announced today that it would add support for Algorand and Cosmos staking in Feb. The exchange plans to distribute staking rewards on a monthly basis but did not release any details on the expected return. Binance US’s venture into staking comes almost two months a...
Syscoin announced its cross-network bridge to Ethereum successfully launched on mainnet earlier today. This bridge aims to create a path for cross-chain ERC-20 token transfers without the need for a third token or intermediary. Why it matters: - Interoperability should remain a relevant theme throu...
The Ethereum Foundation awarded Ethereum infrastructure project Nimbus with a $650,000 grant to continues its work on a client implementation for Ethereum 2.0. The Nimbus team has now received $1.65 million in grants to date since Oct. 2018 thanks to previous donations made by the Ethereum Foundatio...
The Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) announced today that the Payment Services Act (PS Act) took effect with the goal of increasing consumer protection with electronic payments. The new act expands the MAS's regulatory scope to include digital assets. Companies will need to register and apply f...
In a tweet released yesterday, the Bitcoin Gold team shared that Bitcoin Gold suffered two deep reorgs on Thursday January 23. The first reverted ~1900 BTG, the second ~5267 BTG. The losses amount to around $87,500 at current prices. According to the Bitcoin Gold team, the attack was executed using ...

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