Bank of International Settlements to Publish New Crypto Research - CoinDesk
The Bank of International Settlements intends to publish two cryptocurrency-focused chapters of its annual report this weekend.
National Chinese Science Academy Launches Blockchain Lab - CoinDesk
China's federal science institution, the Chinese Academy of Sciences, is eyeing blockchain technology, the school announced this week.
Trump Official Argues for 'Sweet Spot' in Crypto Regulation - CoinDesk
The U.S. government needs to develop reasonable regulations around the nascent cryptocurrency space, said OMB director Mick Mulvaney.
Crypto Cries Foul In Wake of Tether's Dollar Token Report - CoinDesk
Tether announced its tokens are fully-backed by real cash according to a third-party review but the crypto community doesn't seem convinced.
Robinhood CEO: It's 'Very Foolish' to Rule Out Bitcoin - CoinDesk
More than a million people signed up to trade cryptocurrencies after Robinhood first announced the feature, co-CEO Vlad Tenev said Wednesday.
The SEC Just Froze One ICO's Accounts for a Second Time - CoinDesk
The SEC is once more taking action against a co-founder of the PlexCoin ICO project, having already sued him over securities violations and fraud.
Nasdaq Blockchain Trial Resolves Margin Calls 'in Minutes' - CoinDesk
A group of industry stakeholders is trialing a blockchain system designed to more efficiently cover margin calls in securities trading.
The World's Largest Brewer Is Using Ethereum to Track Ad Data - CoinDesk
Brewing giant Anheuser-Busch InBev is hoping to make a splash in the digital advertising supply chain with the help of blockchain technology.
IBM, Mediaocean Partner to Tackle Ad Industry Opacity with Blockchain - CoinDesk
IBM iX and ad software provider Mediaocean are forming a blockchain consortium aimed to solve some of the biggest issues in advertising.
Internet Cafes Hacked to Mine $800k in Siacoin Cryptocurrency - CoinDesk
A group of hackers have allegedly colluded with computer maintenance firms in China to place malware on internet cafe computers to mine cryptos.
US Ethics Office: Government Officials Must Disclose Crypto Holdings - CoinDesk
Those working for the executive branch of the U.S. government must disclose their cryptocurrency holdings, ethics officials said Monday.
Factom Blockchain Project Wins Grant to Protect US Border Patrol Data - CoinDesk
The Department of Homeland Security has awarded a grant to blockchain project Factom for live testing a platform for securing camera and sensor data.