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The Bitcoin Boom and What to Do About It (MARA, HVBTF, ISWH, RIOT)

The rapid rise of Bitcoin has been extraordinary – or “crazy” (if you haven’t been involved). It really depends on your point of view. The simple fact is: Bitcoin is now unquestionably the hottest market on the planet. A bit part of this is scarcity value as investors search for a store of value to […]

Crypto Stocks Back on the Move (MARA, RIOT, ISWH, HVBTF)

In the Bitcoin rally that reached $20,000 in late 2017, there were many predictions as to why it was destined to surge much higher. But, alas, the pundits were wrong – their theories, proven outlandish. Then came the crash and long and arduous multi-year bear market. But the sun has risen once again on the […]

Visa Inc. (NYSE:V) Partners with BlockFi To Launch First Bitcoin Rewards Credit Card

Visa Inc. (NYSE:V) has partnered with crypto-financial tech company BlockFi to introduce a Bitcoin Reward Credit Card in Spring 2021 for US residents except for those in New York. Evolve Bank & Trust will issue the card, and Deserve will be the card’s technology and program management partner. Customers to earn rewards in BTC The […]

Four Interesting Crypto Stocks as Bitcoin Ramps (RIOT, MARA, ISWH, PYPL)

For those interested in currency-based hedges with big upside potential, there are two games in town: Gold and Bitcoin. Gold is an $11 trillion market, while Bitcoin is just a $300 billion market. But the baton is passing from the former to the latter as Bitcoin becomes increasingly established. This, like so many areas of […]

Bitcoin Stocks for the Win (SQ, RIOT, ISWH, HVBTF)

The Cryptocurrency space is on fire once again as the price of Bitcoin rages to new all-time highs, flying higher in recent days to surpass levels last seen at its mania highs in December 2017. The big catalyst fueling the move is clear: mainstream acceptance and integration signaled by recent moves from PayPal and Square […]

Visa Inc. (NYSE:V) Leading A $40 Million Funding Round For Crypto Startup Anchorage

Visa Inc. (NYSE:V) has made a second investment in the cryptocurrency industry after the payment processor put millions of dollars in a startup called Anchorage during the startup’s new funding round. Visa investment in Anchorage Anchorage secures digital assets for institutional investors in that rather than using passwords that can be hacked the startup requires […]

Visa Invests in Cryptocurrency Again, Leads $40 Million Round for Anchorage

Visa (NYSE: V) took part in the Series B funding round for cryptocurrency startup Anchorage, signaling the big bank’s support for the future of the industry.  Formed in 2017, the money services business provides crypto custody services making it safe for institutions to hold and use digital currencies.  According to Anchorage, venture capital firm Blockchain […]

Visualizing the Next Evolution Beyond Smart Contracts

Evolving from the Smart Contract Blockchain Platform to the Extensible Blockchain Object Model Platform By: Michael Holdmann Sheets and Workbooks Sheet Analogy In an attempt to understand the difference between a Smart Contract Blockchain Platform and an Extensible Blockchain Object Model Platform we have chosen an analogy, which we believe is widely understood at a […]

DataGrid Blockchain vs. Libra

DataGrid Blockchain vs. Libra By: David Beberman, CTO Libra Facebook just announced Libra and released both technical and business information regarding it. The technical side seems to consist of a leader-based, non-sharded, BFT consensus style, limited distributed ledger; coupled with a new language and VM with new built-in data types, and a “module” concept. The ledger […]

Facebook’s Libra Prompts Important Discussion in Crypto

Money has moved over the years from cash to credit card to digital currency beginning with the Nixon Administration removing the US Dollar from the Gold Standard in the 1970s, and allow global currencies to free float against one another, but the emergence of Bitcoin gained real traction when the housing market crashed in 2008. […]

Hester Peirce Seeking Permission For Innovation In The ETF Segment

Hester Peirce, the commissioner at the U.S. securities regulator, has pressed for a less vigilant approach towards advancement in the exchange-traded funds segment on the regulator’s part. As per the report, Peirce urged her co-commissioners to permit for innovation in the ETF segment by reducing their caution. The existing scenario The SEC has yet not […]

Brazilian Banks To Implement A New Blockchain Identity Solution

Brazilian banks are all set to implement a new uniform blockchain identity solution driven by the Hyperledger Fabric-platform. This identity solution is co-developed by the nation’s central bank named CIP and IBM. The new platform is supposedly to be incorporated into the Brazilian Payment System, an arrangement used by all financial institutions and banks in […]

LocalEthereum Grabs The Opportunity As LocalBitcoins Bans Cash Trading

LocalBitcoins has come up with no response after users posted that it had banned cash trading from its platform, effective June 1, 2019. LocalBitcoins marks as a P2P cryptocurrency exchange platform that was established in Finland in 2012. The exchange permits for anonymous and safe dealings with Bitcoin straight between only the customer and the […]

BitMEX Ventures Offers Capital To Philippine Digital Asset Exchange

BitMEX Ventures reported that it has put funds in Philippine Digital Asset Exchange (PDAX). This investment will allow the cryptocurrency exchange to establish a marketplace for digital assets. It is intending to provide trading in real estate equities, debt securities, and tokenized commodities. The cryptocurrency exchange, which is licensed by Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas, provides […]