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The Top 10 Biggest Names in Bitcoin and Blockchain Industries
March 29th, 2016

Members of the bitcoin community, including investors and executives, are having a huge impact on the future of the industry, promoting awareness and mainstream adoption.

Barry Silbert’s Digital Currency Group Acquires CoinDesk
January 13th, 2016

Together the teams will start a new New York-based subsidiary with focus on reliable industry news coverage.

Bitcoin Price Hits New Record for 2015
October 30th, 2015

On Friday, the most discussed cryptocurrency started soaring again and set a new 2015 high for its value.Bitcoin price broke past the $320 level.

Mastercard, Bain, New York Life Invest in Bitcoin Firm Digital Currency Group
October 29th, 2015

Digital Currency Group, the company which builds and incubates Bitcoin and Blockchain technology-related firms, raised capital from MasterCard, Bain Capital Ventures, CME Ventures, Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce, New York Life, and others.

Bitcoin Price Hits $300, Its Highest Level Since July
October 27th, 2015

During the past two weeks, Bitcoin price has been doing not bad at all. Thanks to various reasons, the value of the most discussed cryptocurrency has managed to keep its head above the $260 mark.

Meet Daniel Masters: Ex-Husband of Blythe Masters Who Also Joined the Bitcoin Industry
July 28th, 2015

Daniel Masters, former husband of JP Morgan CEO Blythe Masters, has entered the bitcoin sector by launching the Global Advisors Bitcoin Investment Fund that will allow investors to use the digital currency.

Bitcoin Investment Trust Could Bring Bitcoin Broader Acceptance by Investors
July 7th, 2015

The Bitcoin Investment Trust, which began trading on May 4, is believed to boost the acceptance of digital currency by investors.

Barry Silbert Says that Western Union is Going to Fade Away
June 1st, 2015

Barry Silbert speaks on the future of financial service companies like Western Union and MoneyGram.

Digital Currency Group Rebrands Broker-Dealer for Bitcoin as Genesis Trading
April 17th, 2015

The first broker-dealer start-up has been announced recently.

Bitcoin Investment Trust Will Officially Start Trading Next Week
March 27th, 2015

Barry Silbert has announced that his Bitcoin Investment Trust went public on OTCQX exchange, thus becoming the first publicly traded bitcoin fund.

U.S. Marshals Conducted 3rd Auction for Selling 50,000 Bitcoins From Silk Road
March 5th, 2015

The U.S. Marshals Service put a set of 50,000 bitcoins, seized from the Silk Road, on sale.

Bitcoin Investment Trust to Become Publicly Traded Bitcoin Fund
March 2nd, 2015

Barry Silbert’s Bitcoin Investment Trust is becoming the first publicly traded Bitcoin Fund.

The 5 Phases of Bitcoin Adoption by Investor Barry Silbert
December 24th, 2014

Barry Silbert, the founder of the Bitcoin Investment Trust, was interviewed by Mauldin Economics’ Worth Wray about the future of Bitcoin.