Could Donald Trump Ban Bitcoin?

Noelle Acheson is a veteran of company analysis and a member of CoinDesk’s product team. The opinions expressed...

R3 Taps Software Sales Vet to ‘Evangelize’ Paid Version of Corda

Blockchain technology company R3 has hired software sales veteran Cathy Minter as chief revenue officer, a role newly created...

Steve Wozniak Has Joined an Energy-Focused Blockchain Startup in Malta

Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak has joined a blockchain enterprise targeting more efficient use of energy in Malta. Speaking at an...

Facebook Libra Risks to Financial Stability Demand ‘Highest’ Regulatory Standards, Says G7

The G7 group of nations has warned that cryptocurrencies such as Facebook’s Libra are a threat to global...

Sexual Misconduct Allegations Emerge Against Bitcoin Coder Peter Todd

The Takeaway: Former Bitcoin Core developer Peter Todd filed a defamation suit in April demanding the deletion of a...

40-Strong Blockchain Insurance Group B3i Appoints CEO

Insurance industry blockchain group B3i, which is now building DLT solutions for some 40 member firms, has appointed...

It’s Not Up to Facebook to Decide What Libra Is, Ex-CFTC Advisor Says

“Is it a security? Is it a commodity pool? Is it a payment token? Is it a utility...

Cuba Libra? Island Nation Slowly Explores Cryptocurrency Options

Cubans are quietly exploring cryptocurrency use-cases on the politically isolated island, even watching Facebook’s Libra project with cautious...

Traditional Money Could Be ‘Surpassed’ By E-Money, Stablecoins: IMF Paper

A new paper from the International Monetary Fund (IMF) suggests that cash and bank deposits could be left...