New York

Ambassador for Bitcoin? Bakkt CEO Turned Senator Heads to U.S. Capitol (blockonomi.com) 12/05/2019 - 9:23am
In a surprising development for the cryptocurrency ecosystem, Bakkt chief executive officer Kelly Loeffler is officially heading to Capitol Hill. The move comes after reports first broke last week that Georgia Governor Brian Kemp was considering Loeffler to fill a vacant U.S. Senate seat in the state. That reporting ended up being on the money, as...
Altcoins, Bakkt, Bitcoin, blockonomi.com, blockonomi.com, Case, Cash, CEO, Crypto, Cryptocurrency, Exchange, Facebook, Futures, Georgia, Important People, Libra, Platform, President Trump, Serve, Stablecoin, StableCoin, Startup, Trump, United States, USD, Volume, Waves
Blockchain Arm of Ping An Insurance OneConnect Gives Details for its IPO Valued at $468M (coinspeaker.com) 12/05/2019 - 7:12am
Coinspeaker Blockchain Arm of Ping An Insurance OneConnect Gives Details for its IPO Valued at $468M OneConnect Financial Technology which is the artificial intelligence and blockchain arm of Ping An Insurance that is easily one of the largest insurance firms in China has come forth with the terms for its IPO valued at $468 Million. Sources...
Bank of America, Banking Cartel, Blockchain, Cash, China, coinspeaker.com, coinspeaker.com, Exchange, Hong Kong, Innovations, IPO, Ledger, Ledger, Liquidity, Symbol, United States
Sean Neville leaves post as co-CEO of Circle (theblockcrypto.com) 12/04/2019 - 10:07pm
Circle co-founder Sean Neville will be leaving his post as co-CEO of the firm at the end of this month, according to a report from CoinDesk . In a company email, Neville said he felt it an "appropriate" time for the transition in leadership, but did not disclose a specific reason for his exit. He will remain on Circle's board as an independent...
BitLicense, CEO, Coinbase, Coinbase, CoinDesk, Exchange, Important People, Poloniex, Poloniex, Stablecoin, StableCoin, theblockcrypto.com, theblockcrypto.com, United States
Gemini Aims For European Crypto Expansion Through New Hire (bitcoin.worldnewsoffice.com) 12/04/2019 - 4:25pm
Gemini, the crypto exchange based in New York, had its European branch, Gemini Europe LLC., take in Julian Sawyer as Managing Director for UK and [...] The post Gemini Aims For European Crypto Expansion Through New Hire appeared first on InsideBitcoins.com.
Bitcoin, bitcoin.worldnewsoffice.com, Crypto, Exchange, Gemini, Gemini, United States, worldnewsoffice
SoFi Digital Assets receives New York BitLicense (coingeek.com) 12/04/2019 - 4:00pm
SoFi Digital Assets receives the BitLicense to operate in New York [...] Read More... The post SoFi Digital Assets receives New York BitLicense appeared first on CoinGeek .
BitLicense, coingeek.com, coingeek.com, United States
Bitcoin Futures Platform CEO Will Serve As Georgia Senator (benzinga.com) 12/04/2019 - 3:01pm
Loeffler has served at the New York Stock Exchange’s parent company Intercontinental Exchange Inc (NYSE: ICE) since 2002 in various management roles, most recently working as CEO of its Bitcoin ...
benzinga.com, bing.com, Bitcoin, CEO, Exchange, Futures, Georgia, Important People, Platform, Serve, United States
U.S Based E-Commerce Company Buyaladdin.com INC Reveals CEO (beincrypto.com) 12/04/2019 - 12:09pm
The nascent global e-commerce company Buyaladdin.com , INC. proudly appoints one of its key people. Stanley Park who participated in Buyaladdin application development will be entrusted as the Buyaladdin CEO. Together with a fellow American corporate leader on the executive board, Buyaladdin CEO Stanley will manage the global operations of...
ABBC Coin, beincrypto.com, beincrypto.com, Bitcoin, Blockchain, CEO, Circulating Supply, Coin, Crypto, Cryptocurrency, Ethereum, Fiat, Important People, Proof-of-Stake, Serve, Staking, Total Supply, United States
Starling Bank co-founder Julian Sawyer joins Gemini as Managing Director of the UK and Europe (theblockcrypto.com) 12/04/2019 - 11:36am
Cryptocurrency exchange and custodian Gemini has appointed Julian Sawyer from Starling Bank as Managing Director overseeing the company’s operations in the United Kingdom and Europe. Sawyer is the co-founder and former chief operating officer of one of the UK’s largest mobile banks Starling Bank . According to Gemini’s press release , Sawyer...
Block, CEO, Cryptocurrency, Exchange, Gemini, Gemini, Important People, Innovations, International..., theblockcrypto.com, theblockcrypto.com, United Kingdom, United States
New York State Permits SoFi to Sell Cryptocurrencies (dyernews.com) 12/04/2019 - 11:33am
That includes both offering individuals the products they want, like cryptocurrency within SoFi Invest, as well as protecting them, through a solid regulatory framework like that created by the New ...
Altcoins, bing.com, Cryptocurrency, dyernews.com, United States
Ex-Morgan Stanley Developers Launch High-Speed Cryptocurrency Derivatives Exchange - The New York Times (nytimes.com) 12/04/2019 - 11:22am
Ex-Morgan Stanley Developers Launch High-Speed Cryptocurrency Derivatives Exchange The New York Times
Cryptocurrency, Exchange, Mainstream Media, nytimes.com, United States
Here's why the FBI arrested a cryptocurrency developer for speaking in North Korea (salon.com) 12/04/2019 - 11:04am
Formally, he was arrested because of a trip he made to North Korea in April 2019. According to a criminal complaint filed by the U.S. Justice Department in the Southern District of New York, Griffith ...
bing.com, Cryptocurrency, North Korea, salon.com, Spy Grid, United States
SoFi Gets Bitlicense Approval for Crypto Trading Service (bitcoin.worldnewsoffice.com) 12/04/2019 - 9:58am
US-based personal finance company Social Finance (SoFi) obtained the approval from the New York State Department of Financial Services (NYDFS) for its BitLicense application. New Yorkers Can Trade Cryptos via SoFi Digital Assets The NYDFS has permitted Social Finance to provide crypto trading services to its New York customers via its subsidiary...
Bitcoin, bitcoin.worldnewsoffice.com, BitLicense, Crypto, United States, worldnewsoffice
Attendee of North Korea’s Crypto Event Says Sanctions Weren’t Discussed (blockonomi.com) 12/04/2019 - 9:31am
The cryptocurrency community at large was shocked last week when the United States Attorney’s Office for the Southern District of New York revealed that it had arrested Virgil Griffith, an Ethereum Foundation researcher and prominent member of the blockchain space. The State Attorney accused the individual of violating the “International Emergency...
Altcoins, Block, Blockchain, blockonomi.com, blockonomi.com, Case, CoinDesk, Crypto, Cryptocurrency, Defense, EOS, Ethereum, Exchange, How To, ICO, International..., Market, North Korea, Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), Speech, Token, United States
Gov. Brian Kemp taps Kelly Loeffler for U.S. Senate vacancy (gwinnettdailypost.com) 12/04/2019 - 7:33am
Her husband, Jeff Sprecher, is CEO of Intercontinental Exchange Inc., which owns the New York Stock Exchange, and she is CEO of Atlanta-based Bakkt, a Bitcoin-focused subsidiary of Intercontinental ...
Bakkt, bing.com, Bitcoin, CEO, Exchange, gwinnettdailypost.com, Important People, United States
Gemini Just Burnt 1/4 of Total GUSD Stablecoin Supply (beincrypto.com) 12/04/2019 - 6:43am
Around a quarter of all Gemini Dollars (GUSD) was just burned. The stablecoin has had a rocky time since its inception. Around 1,035,020 GUSD was just burned at Gemini. Given that it’s circulating supply is just 4.1M, that’s about a quarter of all GUSD in circulation entirely. The burn was picked up by Whale Alert (@whale_alert) recently, which...
beincrypto.com, beincrypto.com, Burned, Circulating Supply, Coin, Crypto, Exchange, Gemini, Gemini, Important People, Market, Pair, Platform, Stablecoin, StableCoin, United States, USD, USD Coin, Volume, Whale
Emirex Review: World Cryptocurrency Exchange Platform (blockonomi.com) 12/04/2019 - 6:30am
The financial markets are changing, and Emirex is building a next-generation platform to help everyone in the financial world trade seamlessly. There are many areas that are underserved by the existing financial system. The tokenization of assets can change the way that people turn assets into tradable securities, and also shift who makes the...
Altcoins, Bitcoin, Blockchain, blockonomi.com, blockonomi.com, Case, Centralized, Change, Cold Storage, Crypto, Cryptocurrency, Exchange, Fiat, Futures, Gains, International..., IPO, Leverage, Liquidity, Long, Market, Platform, Portfolio, Protocol, Sense, Serve, Shift, Spot, Token, Tokenize, Turkey, United Arab Emirates, United States, Wallet, Whitepaper
Gemini Aims For European Crypto Expansion Through New Hire (insidebitcoins.com) 12/04/2019 - 6:19am
Gemini, the crypto exchange based in New York, had its European branch, Gemini Europe LLC., take in Julian Sawyer as Managing Director for UK and Europe. As one of the world’s leading crypto trading and custodian platforms, Gemini is showing a clear interest in expanding into the European Market. The company no doubt plans on capitalizing on the...
Altcoins, Australia, Banking Cartel, Canada, CEO, Crypto, Exchange, Fiat, Gemini, Gemini, Hong Kong, Important People, Innovations, insidebitcoins.com, insidebitcoins.com, International..., Market, Serve, Singapore, South Korea, The Crypto Company, United States
Kemp taps Loeffler for U.S. Senate vacancy (northwestgeorgianews.com) 12/04/2019 - 6:18am
Her husband, Jeff Sprecher, is CEO of Intercontinental Exchange Inc., which owns the New York Stock Exchange, and she is CEO of Atlanta-based Bakkt, a Bitcoin-focused subsidiary of Intercontinental ...
Bakkt, bing.com, Bitcoin, CEO, Exchange, Important People, northwestgeorgianews.com, United States
Georgia’s Senate Pick Calls Herself ‘Pro-Trump’ Despite President’s Rebuff (wsj.com) 12/04/2019 - 5:42am
ICE owns the New York Stock Exchange. In 2018, Ms. Loeffler became CEO of Bakkt, ICE’s cryptocurrency venture. She is co-owner of Atlanta’s WNBA team. Ms. Loeffler’s income and net worth aren’t ...
Bakkt, bing.com, CEO, Cryptocurrency, Exchange, Georgia, Important People, Mainstream Media, Trump, United States, wsj.com
SoFi cleared to offer crypto in New York (americanbanker.com) 12/04/2019 - 5:00am
SoFi entered cryptocurrency trading in September as part of its SoFi Invest platform, which also provides robo advice and trading in stocks and exchange-traded funds. But it could not offer crypto ...
americanbanker.com, bing.com, Crypto, Cryptocurrency, Exchange, Platform, Stocks, United States
Appliqate Inc “OTC (APQT)” acquires stake in secure location-based File Sharing system – Docloc (bakersfield.com) 12/04/2019 - 4:48am
Innovative blockchain technology company, Appliqate Inc, adds Docloc to their arsenal as the company continues in their pursuit of disrupting the ecosystem New York, Dec. 04, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- ...
Appliqate, bakersfield.com, bing.com, Blockchain, United States
Bakkt CEO Kelly Loeffler Leaves for US Senate Seat (financemagnates.com) 12/04/2019 - 4:30am
Loeffler, who is married to founder and chairman of ICE Jeff Sprecher, has led the platform owned by the New York Stock Exchange owner since its inception last year until it created a crypto unicorn ...
Bakkt, bing.com, CEO, Crypto, Exchange, financemagnates.com, Important People, Platform, United States
SoFi gets virtual currency license in New York State (mobilepaymentstoday.com) 12/04/2019 - 4:24am
The new approval allows the company to buy and sell virtual currencies, including bitcoin, Bitcoin Cash, Ether, Ether Classic, LiteCoin and Stellar Lumens, according to a release from the agency.
Altcoins, bing.com, Bitcoin, Bitcoin Cash, Bitcoin Cash, Cash, Ether, Litecoin, mobilepaymentstoday.com, Stellar, Stellar, United States
Loeffler will cut huge check for Georgia special election (yahoo.com) 12/04/2019 - 3:50am
Loeffler, a Republican mega-donor. is the chief executive of Bakkt, a bitcoin trading platform based in Atlanta. Her husband, Jeffrey Sprecher, is the chairman of the New York Stock Exchange.
Bakkt, bing.com, Bitcoin, Exchange, Georgia, Platform, United States, yahoo.com
Global Agrifood Blockchain Market 2019: Regional Outlook and Forecast-2025 (sbwire.com) 12/04/2019 - 3:38am
New York, NY -- (SBWIRE) -- 12/04/2019 -- WiseGuyRerports.com Presents "Global Agrifood Blockchain Market Size, Status and Forecast 2019-2025" New Document to its Studies Database This market survey ...
bing.com, Blockchain, Market, sbwire.com, United States
Appliqate Inc "OTC (APQT)" acquires stake in secure location-based File Sharing system - Docloc (tmcnet.com) 12/04/2019 - 3:30am
Innovative blockchain technology company, Appliqate Inc, adds Docloc to their arsenal as the company continues in their pursuit of disrupting the ecosystem New York, Dec. 04, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- ...
Appliqate, bing.com, Blockchain, tmcnet.com, United States
Tether and Bitfinex Accusers Won’t Drop Fraud Complaints (insidebitcoins.com) 12/04/2019 - 3:24am
Tether and Bitfinex have continued to hop from one legal fight to another all through this year. The trend doesn’t seem to be bucking anytime soon, and the stablecoin operator would end the year with as many problems as it started. According to a court filing published on December 2, the plaintiffs who sued both Tether and Bitfinex over their...
Bitcoin, Bitfinex, Bitfinex, Bull, Case, Danger, Fraud, insidebitcoins.com, insidebitcoins.com, Stablecoin, StableCoin, Tether, Tether, United States, Whale
Ex-Morgan Stanley Developers Launch High-Speed Cryptocurrency Derivatives Exchange (nytimes.com) 12/04/2019 - 3:22am
NEW YORK — A group of former software developers from Morgan Stanley announced on Wednesday the launch of a cryptocurrency derivatives exchange called Phemex that aims to execute trades in less than a ...
bing.com, Cryptocurrency, Exchange, nytimes.com, United States
Crypto Exchange Gemini Eyes European Expansion with New Hire (bitcoinist.com) 12/04/2019 - 3:13am
New York-based crypto exchange Gemini’s European wing Gemini Europe, LLC. has taken on board Julian Sawyer as the Managing Director for the UK and Europe. Gemini, one of the leading cryptocurrency trading businesses and custodian platforms, is tapping the rising interest of European traders for crypto-based investment. Europe Promises Growth in...
Australia, Banking Cartel, bitcoinist.com, bitcoinist.com/feed, Canada, CEO, Crypto, Cryptocurrency, Exchange, Facebook, Fiat, Gemini, Gemini, Hong Kong, Important People, Innovations, International..., Libra, Market, Serve, Singapore, South Korea, United Kingdom, United States, USD
Ex-Morgan Stanley Developers Launch High-Speed Cryptocurrency Derivatives Exchange (usnews.com) 12/04/2019 - 2:32am
Ex-Morgan Stanley Developers Launch High-Speed Cryptocurrency Derivatives Exchange NEW YORK (Reuters) - A group of former software developers from Morgan Stanley announced on Wednesday the launch of a ...
bing.com, Cryptocurrency, Exchange, Mainstream Media, United States, usnews.com
SoFi Digital Assets Obtains the Unbeatable NYDFS BitLicense (coinspeaker.com) 12/04/2019 - 2:27am
Coinspeaker SoFi Digital Assets Obtains the Unbeatable NYDFS BitLicense The beginning of 2020 will likely be a trading activity shift. Law-abiding investment funds flow into the market, aiming at providers of the necessary insurance and hedging instruments. According to PRNewswire , it has become known that the New York Department of Financial...
BitLicense, coinspeaker.com, coinspeaker.com, Market, Shift, United States
Plaintiffs in New York Class Action Against Bitfinex Refuse to Revise their Claim (crowdfundinsider.com) 12/04/2019 - 12:43am
In 2018, finance professors John Griffin and Amin Shams released a paper claiming that strategic issuances of tethers (synthetic USDs) by Tether were used to stabilize of the price of Bitcoin. This ...
bing.com, Bitcoin, Bitfinex, Bitfinex, crowdfundinsider.com, Tether, Tether, United States
Bakkt CEO Kelly Loeffler Could Become a U.S Senator Next Week (beincrypto.com) 12/03/2019 - 11:54pm
Kelly Loeffler, the chief executive of institutional Bitcoin futures platform Bakkt, is expected to be picked by Georgia Governor Brian Kemp for a seat in the United States Senate this week, the Wall Street Journal reports. The selection is in defiance to President Trump’s insistence on the appointment of Representative Doug Collins, a fierce...
Altcoins, Bakkt, beincrypto.com, beincrypto.com, Bitcoin, CEO, Crypto, Cryptocurrency, Exchange, Futures, Georgia, Horizon, Important People, Mainstream Media, Platform, President Trump, Trump, United States
San Francisco-based Fintech Migo Raises $20 Million in Round Led by New York’s Valor Capital Group (crowdfundinsider.com) 12/03/2019 - 10:37pm
Crowdfund Insider is the leading news and information web site covering the emerging global industry of disruptive finance including investment crowdfunding, Blockchain peer-to-peer / marketplace ...
bing.com, Blockchain, crowdfundinsider.com, United States
Under Pressure From All Sides, Law Firms Are Responding by Scaling Up (law.com) 12/03/2019 - 9:13pm
Crowell has been scaling up by padding its ranks with specialists like Michelle Ann Gitlitz, who left Blank Rome to lead Crowell’s global blockchain and digital assets practice from its New York ...
bing.com, Blockchain, Global Blockchain, law.com, United States
Major Chinese insurer subsidiary OneConnect’s $500M IPO fizzles (theblockcrypto.com) 12/03/2019 - 5:10pm
OneConnect Financial Technology, the blockchain and artificial intelligence arm of one of China’s biggest insurers Ping An Insurance, today launched a $500 million U.S. initial public offering (IPO) at a much lower valuation than anticipated. According to the updated SEC filing , OneConnect is selling 36 million American depositary shares (ADS) at...
Banking Cartel, Blockchain, China, Cloud, Exchange, Hong Kong, IPO, Mainstream Media, Market, Platform, Symbol, theblockcrypto.com, theblockcrypto.com, United States
LIVESTREAM Crypto is NOT for Commies! Examining the Fateful Virgil Griffith Trip to North Korea (coinspice.io) 12/03/2019 - 4:56pm
TL;DR: Host Collin Enstad will livestream Tuesday, December 3rd, 2019 at 9pm EST to discuss the arrest of Ethereum Foundation researcher Virgil Griffith on charges of helping North Korea to evade US economic sanctions. Griffith is well-known within the cryptocurrency community, and his plight has divided opinion. Enstad will try and sort it all...
Blockchain, Case, Change, Coin, coinspice.io, coinspice.io, Crypto, Cryptocurrency, DYOR, Ether, Ethereum, Hacking, International..., Mainstream Media, Mining, North Korea, Podcast, Portfolio, Singapore, South Korea, Spy Grid, Token, United States, WARP
Wisdomtree’s Physically Backed Bitcoin ETP Goes Live on SIX Stock Exchange (bitcoin.worldnewsoffice.com) 12/03/2019 - 3:19pm
New York-based ETF provider Wisdomtree has launched a physically backed bitcoin exchange-traded product (ETP) on Switzerland’s SIX stock exchange. According to Wisdomtree, the new product is not cash-settled like most ETPs traded on the SIX exchange as the BTCW investment product will be settled in BTC. Also read: 7 Crypto Exchange-Traded Products...
Bitcoin, Bitcoin Exchanges, bitcoin.worldnewsoffice.com, Cash, Crypto, Cryptocurrency, Exchange, SIX, Switzerland, United States, worldnewsoffice
As Facebook Faces New Inquiry, Libra Looks Unlikely to Earn Public Trust (beincrypto.com) 12/03/2019 - 3:14pm
As Facebook undergoes an onslaught of criticism for its practices, questions surrounding the launch of its Libra digital currency continues to mount. Given that cryptocurrencies have been designed to circumvent the problem of trust, can Facebook do anything to overcome its issues relating to privacy? The furor over Facebook and its exploitation of...
Altcoins, beincrypto.com, beincrypto.com, Cryptocurrency, Digital Currency, Facebook, Gold, Libra, Long, Mainstream Media, Mining, Network, Precious Metals, SALT, United States
Gemini Appoints Managing Director of Europe (prnewswire.com) 12/03/2019 - 3:00pm
NEW YORK, Dec. 4, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Gemini Europe, LLC, the European affiliate of Gemini Trust Company, LLC (collectively, Gemini), a leading cryptocurrency exchange and custodian, today announced ...
bing.com, Cryptocurrency, Exchange, Gemini, Gemini, prnewswire.com, United States
Student Lending SoFi – Student Loan Firm Get License for Crypto Trading (thecoinrise.com) 12/03/2019 - 2:50pm
Student loan and lending services provider SoFi has secured a New York virtual currency license, the state’s financial regulator announced Tuesday. The New York Department of Financial Services said in a press release that it approved Student Lending SoFi Digital Assets, a wholly-owned subsidiary of SoFi, granting it a money transmission license...
Altcoins, Bitcoin, Bitcoin Cash, Bitcoin Cash, BitLicense, Blockchain, Cash, CEO, Coinbase, Coinbase, Crypto, Cryptocurrency, Ether, Ethereum, Ethereum Classic, Important People, Litecoin, Platform, Stellar, Stellar, thecoinrise.com, thecoinrise.com, United States
Bitcoin Mining in North America: A New Gold Rush in the New World (bitcoinmagazine.com) 12/03/2019 - 2:30pm
The phones are ringing off the hooks at the New York offices of BitOoda, a financial services and brokerage firm that advises bitcoin mining companies and investors in the bitcoin space on investment strategies and risk management. Ryan Porter, head of business development at BitOoda , told Bitcoin Magazine that there’s lots of interest, including...
ACRE, ASIC, Bitcoin, Bitcoin Magazine, bitcoinmagazine.com, bitcoinmagazine.com, Bitfarms, Bitmain, Bitmain, BlockBox, Blockchain, Blockstream, Canada, Change, China, Close, Cryptocurrency, Digital Currency, Epicenter, Exchange, Farms, Gas, Gas, Georgia, Germany, Gold, Horizon, Hydro, Important People, Innovations, Long, Magnet, Market, Miners, Mining, Network, Observer, Option, Precious Metals, Serve, United States, Volume
Bitcoin Mining in North America: A New Gold Rush in the New World (e-cryptonews.com) 12/03/2019 - 2:30pm
The phones are ringing off the hooks at the New York offices of BitOoda, a financial services and brokerage firm that advises bitcoin mining companies and investors in the bitcoin space on investment strategies and risk management. Ryan Porter, head of business development at BitOoda, told Bitcoin Magazine that there’s lots of interest, including...
ACRE, ASIC, Bitcoin, Bitcoin Magazine, Bitfarms, Bitmain, Bitmain, BlockBox, Blockchain, Blockstream, Canada, Change, China, Close, Cryptocurrency, Digital Currency, e-cryptonews.com, e-cryptonews.com, Epicenter, Exchange, Farms, Gas, Gas, Georgia, Germany, Gold, Horizon, Hydro, Important People, Innovations, Long, Magnet, Market, Miners, Mining, Network, Observer, Option, Precious Metals, Serve, United States, Volume
SoFi Receives Approval From New York State Department of Financial Services For BitLicense Application (crowdfundinsider.com) 12/03/2019 - 2:11pm
Anthony Noto, CEO of SoFi, recently spoke about SoFi’s cryptocurrency capabilities with CNBC. The platform now allows its users to purchase and trade cryptocurrencies, specifically Bitcoin, Litecoin, ...
Altcoins, bing.com, Bitcoin, BitLicense, CEO, crowdfundinsider.com, Cryptocurrency, Important People, Litecoin, Platform, United States
SoFi gets New York BitLicense for cryptocurrency trading - Finextra (finextra.com) 12/03/2019 - 1:40pm
SoFi gets New York BitLicense for cryptocurrency trading Finextra
BitLicense, Cryptocurrency, finextra.com, United States
Subscribe to All Bitcoin News & Videos Subscribe to New York