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It’s ‘Arrogant’ to Dismiss Cryptocurrency

Lloyd Blankfein, the CEO of Goldman Sachs, one of the biggest investment banks in the global finance sector valued at $87 billion, has criticized skeptics that believe Bitcoin and cryptocurrency...

Federal Reserve Branch Adds Cryptocurrency Price Indexes [Yes, Really]

The St. Louis branch of the US Federal Reserve has added four cryptocurrency price trackers to its extensive research database. St. Louis Federal Reserve Adds Crypto Price Charts Announced on Tuesday, the...

Cryptocurrency Mining Affects AMD Stock while Nvidia Overestimates GPU Demand

Demand from cryptocurrency miners has indirectly influenced the fortunes of GPU manufacturers Advanced Micro Devices (AMD) and Nvidia, with the former’s share prices increasing by 30 percent in May 2018...

Amsterdam Airport Helps Travelers Swap Euros for Bitcoin, Ethereum

Amsterdam’s international airport, Schipol, has installed a cryptocurrency ATM that lets passengers convert their euros into bitcoin or ethereum. In an announcement on Wednesday, the airport revealed it is assessing demand...

Amsterdam’s Airport Lets Travelers Swap Leftover Euros for Cryptos

Schiphol – the international airport serving the Netherlands' capital city, Amsterdam – is launching an ATM that will allow travelers to exchange their euros for bitcoin or ethereum. The airport explained...

Major Philippine Bank Taps IBM for Blockchain Remittance from Japan

The Rizal Commercial Banking Corporation (RCBC), one of the Philippines’ top 10 banks by assets, has announced an upcoming remittance payments service from Japan using blockchain technology. Speaking to reporters on...

Bitcoin Price Rebounds to $6,700, Market Adds $8 Billion in Recovery Bithumb Hack

Yesterday, on June 20, more than $10 billion was erased from the cryptocurrency market after Bithumb, South Korea’s biggest cryptocurrency exchange was hacked. Today, the cryptocurrency market added $8 billion...

Robinhood CEO: It’s ‘Very Foolish’ to Rule Out Bitcoin

More than 1 million people signed up to trade cryptocurrencies in the days after mobile trading app Robinhood first announced the feature, co-CEO Vlad Tenev said at CB Insights' Future...

ICOs ‘Taking Advantage’ of Retail Investors: Nasdaq CEO

Initial coin offerings (ICOs) may provide early-stage startups with an effective way to raise capital and build a dedicated base of followers, but the head of one of the world’s...

Grammy Winner Akon to Launch Cryptocurrency Called ‘Akoin’

Akon, a Senegalese-American rapper and solar energy entrepreneur, plans to offer a cryptocurrency in two weeks to help improve conditions in Africa, according to Page Six. Speaking at the Cannes Lions...