Mining giant Bitmain says CEO Jihan Wu still serves on its board, despite media reports to the contrary. This article is originally written and posted on https://www.coindesk.com/bitmain-denies-reports-that-ceo-jihan-wu-was-ousted-from-its-board.  Visit https://www.coindesk.com/ today for…

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The Monetary Authority of Singapore and the nation’s stock exchange have developed a blockchain-based settlement system for tokenized assets. This article is originally written and posted on https://www.coindesk.com/singapores-central-bank-sgx-develop-blockchain-settlement-system/.  Visit https://www.coindesk.com/ today…

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The Monetary Authority of Singapore and the nation’s stock exchange have developed a blockchain-based settlement system for tokenized assets. This article is originally written and posted on https://www.coindesk.com/singapores-central-bank-sgx-develop-blockchain-settlement-system.  Visit https://www.coindesk.com/ today…

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U.K.-based financial advisory firm deVere Group has launched an actively managed fund offering investors exposure to cryptocurrencies. This article is originally written and posted on https://www.coindesk.com/devere-group-targets-arbitrage-with-new-crypto-fund/.  Visit https://www.coindesk.com/ today for all…

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The Hong Kong Stock Exchange has teamed up with DLT startup Digital Asset to develop a blockchain platform for post-trade processing. This article is originally written and posted on https://www.coindesk.com/hong-kong-stock-exchange-taps-digital-asset-for-post-trade-blockchain-trial/. …

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The largest blockchain consortium has released its latest round of specifications – the next steps to harmonizing the way big companies use ethereum. This article is originally written and posted…

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Germany’s central bank and Deutsche Börse say they have successfully completed a blockchain trial for securities settlement. This article is originally written and posted on https://www.coindesk.com/germanys-central-bank-claims-success-in-blockchain-settlement-trial/.  Visit https://www.coindesk.com/ today for all…

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An Indonesian microfinance firm is looking to put Sharia compliant bonds called sukuks on the blockchain to fund social projects. This article is originally written and posted on https://www.coindesk.com/microfinance-firm-plans-issuance-of-shariah-compliant-blockchain-bonds/.  Visit https://www.coindesk.com/ today…

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Blockchain firm SETL has received a license from the French securities regulator to operate a central securities depository in Europe. This article is originally written and posted on https://www.coindesk.com/blockchain-firm-setl-wins-license-to-operate-central-securities-depository/.  Visit https://www.coindesk.com/…

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Blockchain finance firm Clearmatics has closed a $12-million Series A funding round led by Route 66 Ventures. This article is originally written and posted on https://www.coindesk.com/blockchain-finance-startup-clearmatics-raises-12-million-in-new-funding/.  Visit https://www.coindesk.com/ today for all…

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Switzerland’s financial markets regulator FINMA has issued an asset management license to a crypto investment fund. This article is originally written and posted on https://www.coindesk.com/crypto-fund-wins-license-from-swiss-markets-watchdog/.  Visit https://www.coindesk.com/ today for all Crypto…

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Crypto company Circle is reportedly moving to acquire SeedInvest, a crowdfunding platform for startups. This article is originally written and posted on https://www.coindesk.com/circle-crypto-securities-bid-crowdfunding-seedinvest-acquisition/.  Visit https://www.coindesk.com/ today for all Crypto News and…

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Numerai’s decentralized Erasure marketplace has publicly launched, targeting hedge funds with its stock market predictions. This article is originally written and posted on https://www.coindesk.com/numerai-opens-crypto-powered-stock-betting-market-to-the-public/.  Visit https://www.coindesk.com/ today for all Crypto News…

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Blockchain security startup BitGo is gearing up to safeguard once-unthinkable sums of digital assets as it looks towards a tokenized future. This article is originally written and posted on https://www.coindesk.com/the-1-trillion-wallet-bitgos-bid-to-bring-bitcoin-to-wall-street-and-beyond/. …

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As competition heats up among decentralized exchange startups for institutional crypto investors’ business, Everbloom is seeking an edge. This article is originally written and posted on https://www.coindesk.com/why-a-decentralized-crypto-exchange-is-seeking-a-securities-license/.  Visit https://www.coindesk.com/ today for…

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The Austrian government is planning to use the ethereum blockchain to notarize the auction of a bond worth around $1.3 billion. This article is originally written and posted on https://www.coindesk.com/austrian-government-to-notarize-1-3-billion-bond-auction-using-ethereum/. …

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A state-owned commercial bank in China has completed the issuance of mortgage-backed securities worth $1.3 billion using a blockchain network. This article is originally written and posted on https://www.coindesk.com/chinese-banking-giant-issues-1-3-billion-in-securities-on-a-blockchain/.  Visit https://www.coindesk.com/…

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Crypto finance firm Circle has officially released its dollar-pegged stablecoin for limited trading, the company announced Wednesday. This article is originally written and posted on https://www.coindesk.com/usd-coin-arrives-circles-crypto-stablecoin-is-now-trading/.  Visit https://www.coindesk.com/ today for all…

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The parent company of Brazil’s largest independent broker is setting up a cryptocurrency exchange, Bloomberg reports. This article is originally written and posted on https://www.coindesk.com/brazils-largest-independent-broker-is-launching-a-crypto-exchange/.  Visit https://www.coindesk.com/ today for all Crypto…

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The NY Attorney General’s Office stated that many crypto exchanges cannot monitor abusive trading activity, and referred 3 for potential violations. This article is originally written and posted on https://www.coindesk.com/new-york-ags-office-takes-aim-at-crypto-exchanges-in-new-report/. …

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Bitsy, a Medici Ventures portfolio firm, wants to spur crypto adoption with the launch of an ultra-simple, beginner-friendly wallet. This article is originally written and posted on https://www.coindesk.com/medici-backed-bitsy-launches-user-friendly-crypto-wallet-to-boost-adoption/.  Visit https://www.coindesk.com/ today…

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R3’s annual Corda event appeared to be in rude health this year, with packed presentations and some notable news announcements. This article is originally written and posted on https://www.coindesk.com/blockchain-developers-and-converts-swarm-r3s-cordacon/.  Visit https://www.coindesk.com/…

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Crypto security startup BitGo has received approval in the U.S. to act as a qualified custodian for digital assets. This article is originally written and posted on https://www.coindesk.com/bitgo-receives-regulatory-approval-to-custody-crypto-assets/.  Visit https://www.coindesk.com/ today…

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Blockchain technology can help global businesses generate an extra $1 trillion in trade finance, according to World Economic Forum research. This article is originally written and posted on https://www.coindesk.com/blockchain-could-boost-trade-finance-by-1-trillion-wef-research-says/.  Visit https://www.coindesk.com/…

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Crypto exchange Gemini is set to issue a dollar-backed, NYDFS-approved stablecoin – the second to launch in New York today. This article is originally written and posted on https://www.coindesk.com/gemini-launches-nydfs-regulated-crypto-pegged-to-the-dollar/.  Visit https://www.coindesk.com/…

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One European lawmaker wants to standardize ICO regulations, thereby making it easier for projects to raise funding across the EU. This article is originally written and posted on https://www.coindesk.com/eu-lawmaker-wants-standard-regulations-to-allow-passport-for-icos/.  Visit https://www.coindesk.com/…

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Despite previously telling the SEC it would not accept cryptocurrencies, High Times is accepting both bitcoin and ethereum for its IPO. This article is originally written and posted on https://www.coindesk.com/high-times-now-says-its-accepting-cryptocurrencies-payments-for-its-ipo/. …

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Investment bank Goldman Sachs has reportedly dropped plans to launch a cryptocurrency trading desk, for now at least. This article is originally written and posted on https://www.coindesk.com/goldman-sachs-said-to-have-sidelined-plans-for-crypto-trading-desk/.  Visit https://www.coindesk.com/ today for…

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Is it time to rethink private blockchains? The World Bank’s “blockchain bond” success has reinvigorated that question. This article is originally written and posted on https://www.coindesk.com/the-power-of-private-blockchains-is-beginning-to-show/.  Visit https://www.coindesk.com/ today for all…

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The Monetary Authority of Singapore and the national exchange are looking to blockchain for selling tokenized digital assets. This article is originally written and posted on https://www.coindesk.com/singapore-taps-blockchain-platform-for-selling-tokenized-securities/.  Visit https://www.coindesk.com/ today for…

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The World Bank’s blockchain bond raised $110 million AUD, and is based on a private ethereum network. This article is originally written and posted on https://www.coindesk.com/world-banks-blockchain-bond-experiment-raises-81-million/.  Visit https://www.coindesk.com/ today for all…

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The World Bank is expected to settle its first blockchain-based bond worth $73 Million at the end of this month. This article is originally written and posted on https://www.coindesk.com/the-world-bank-is-about-to-settle-a-blockchain-bond-worth-73-million/.  Visit https://www.coindesk.com/ today…

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Ai Weiwei and Kevin Abosch is looking to blockchain to start a conversation on the value of human life. This article is originally written and posted on https://www.coindesk.com/chinese-artist-ai-weiwei-uses-ethereum-to-make-art-about-value/.  Visit https://www.coindesk.com/ today…

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