Bitcoin, Blockchain and Trump: Where Do We Go From Here?

Former counsel to bitcoin exchange Gemini, David Brill, is a fintech lawyer with more than 20 years of experience. In this CoinDesk opinion piece, Brill shares his insights from the American Bar Association (ABA) Conference on Derivatives and Futures Law, at which he spoke in January. The...
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Ethereum Job Market Colony Enters Beta

A new decentralized platform for work collaboration has now entered the beta stage. Colony, a project developed on top of the open-source ethereum network, announced earlier this week that it was opening its doors to developers and enthusiasts. Those using the platform can create or join ‘colonies’,...
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Decentralized Ethereum Job Market Colony is Now in Beta

A new decentralized platform for work collaboration has now entered the beta stage. Colony, which was developed on top of the open-source ethereum network, announced earlier this week that it was opening its doors to developers and enthusiasts. Those using the platform can create or join...
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China Fears Spread Beyond Bitcoin As Crypto Markets Slide

The digital currency markets experienced widespread price declines today, as concerns surrounding the latest developments in China motivated many traders to sell off not only bitcoin, but alternative digital assets. The development follows the PBoC’s announcement today that it warned several domestic exchange operators that they must...
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Bitcoin Price Sinks Below $1,000 as Exchanges Cut Services

Bitcoin’s price has fallen sharply, dropping below $1,000 amid news from China that major exchanges had temporarily cut services. At press time, prices were down more than 7% after word emerged this morning that two of China’s biggest bitcoin exchanges – Beijing-based OKCoin and Huobi –...
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Winklevoss Bitcoin ETF Offering Expands to $100 Million

New documents filed for the bitcoin exchange traded fund (ETF) sought by by investors Cameron and Tyler Winklevoss reveal that the size of the offering has grown to $100m. The years-long effort – delayed more than once by the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) – is...
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