Japanese remittance firm to use Ripple ODL for money transfers to the Philippines

By demonstrating the use of cryptocurrency in money transfers, Ripple has become a popular partner for traditional organizations looking to modernize their cross-border money transfer services. Continuing this vision,...

Multi-chain infrastructure network Biconomy concludes $9M investment round

Biconomy, a multi-chain infrastructure network for decentralized applications, has completed a $ 9 million private funding round led by DACM and Mechanism Capital. Ahmed El Balaghy, CEO of Biconomy, said...

US Bitcoin miner Stronghold files for $100M IPO to fund massive expansion

Pennsylvania-based Stronghold Digital Mining has applied for an initial $ 100 million offer to the US Securities and Exchange Commission. The company filed an S-1 Form on Tuesday, and if...

Vontobel’s wealthy clients are interested in crypto, says CEO

Zeno Staub, CEO of Swiss private banking and investment management giant Vontobel, has revealed that some of the company's wealthy customers have cryptocurrencies. He spoke with Bloomberg on Tuesday and...

India to use Ethereum blockchain to verify diploma certificates

The Maharashtra government recently announced a partnership with Indian blockchain startup LegitDoc to implement an Ethereum-based certification scheme to provide tamper-proof certificates. To counteract the increase in document fraud, the...

Bitcoin price seeks higher low as trader forecasts $45K breakout within weeks

Bitcoin (BTC) traded aggressively on Tuesday after it drove gains of more than $40,000 to higher levels that have largely continued. 1 hour light chart of BTC/USD (Bitstamp). Source: TradingView All...

The tax advantages of crypto in a 401(k) can be eye opening

Alt401 (k) investment platform for small businesses has been launched, which enables informal investors to include cryptocurrencies in their portfolios. ForUsAll has partnered with Coinbase Institutional to offer this service...

New rules could permit Korean gov’t to seize tax evaders’ crypto

South Korean lawmakers are proposing a revision of tax laws so that tax authorities can confiscate cryptocurrencies from tax evaders directly from their digital wallets. The proposal is part of...

SEC Commissioner concerned about the US lagging behind global Bitcoin ETFs

The Securities and Exchange Commission, Hester Pierce, expressed concern about the United States, which is behind global jurisdictions when it comes to adopting crypto-trading funds (ETFs). During his online conversation...

Rangers Protocol launches Ethereum Virtual Machine-compatible testnet

The Rangers protocol has opened a testing network for users looking to offer an interconnection-enabled Ethereum virtual machine solution. In an announcement on Friday, Rangers Protocol said it had moved...