Interview: Blockchain Valley Ventures Founder Discusses Crypto in Switzerland, ICO Regulation and More

Known historically as a hub for international banking and finance, Switzerland has become one of the friendliest countries in the world to blockchain and cryptocurrency enthusiasts and startups. Its Zug region has been dubbed “Crypto Valley” for the number of… Continue Reading

Diversify With eToro’s Upgraded Stocks Offer

For the numerous cryptocurrency traders looking to diversify their portfolios – especially given the recent volatility of the markets – the new stocks offering from pioneering global investment platform eToro is well worth considering. As of mid-June, eToro users can… Continue Reading

Blockchain Infrastructure Provider AlphaPoint Raises US$15M Series A

AlphaPoint, a blockchain technology and infrastructure provider, has raised US$15 million in a Series A funding round from Galaxy Digital Ventures, the digital asset firm started by billionaire investor Mike Novogratz. The funding will be used to accelerate global growth,… Continue Reading

Introducing CoinDeal, A Fast, Safe And User Friendly Cryptocurrency Exchange

Cryptocurrency exchange CoinDeal was launched early in 2018 and within 3 months have achieved daily trading volumes of $3 million. CoinDeal was founded by Polish cryptocurrency and blockchain entrepreneurs Adam Bicz, Filip Dzierżak, and Kajetan Maćkowiak. Bicz and Maćkowiak have… Continue Reading

Fusion Aims to Usher In a New Era of Cryptofinance

Singapore-based organization the Fusion Foundation is building a blockchain platform that allows crypto tokens to interact with one another and spur a new era in crypto finance, according to its creator Dejun Qian. Fusion seeks to provide the much-needed infrastructure… Continue Reading

Coinbase Cryptocurrency Index Fund Now Open For Investment

Coinbase has opened up its index fund for accredited US investors, giving them exposure to all cryptocurrencies listed on its exchange GDAX. The company is now working on “launching more funds which are accessible to all investors and cover a… Continue Reading

Is Bitcoin’s Price Drop a Technical Correction?

Cryptocurrency exchange and investment platform eToro is attributing yesterday’s nearly $1000-dollar USD price drop for bitcoin to a technical correction in the market. Though many have differing thoughts on why the price has dropped, most are in agreeance that the… Continue Reading

Study: Women Make Up the Numbers for New Cryptocurrency Investors

Women are leading the way when it comes to considering new investments in cryptocurrency, with figures doubling in the last six months, a new study has found. The market research was conducted by London Block Exchange (LBX) – the U.K.’s… Continue Reading

Canadian Regulator Warns Investors of Five Cryptocurrency Firms

The Ontario Securities Commission has issued a warning against five unlicensed crypto companies involved in schemes to encourage investors to trade or invest in cryptocurrencies. The regulator started gathering information about these platforms after receiving complaints about them. Also read: Yahoo!… Continue Reading

Blockchain Startup Shyft Signs US$10M Deal With Bermuda Government

Shyft, a blockchain KYC/AML and identity startup, has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with the government of Bermuda led by the Premier of Bermuda, E. David Burt, JP, MP, in which the startup has pledged to invest up to… Continue Reading