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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.

U.S. Marshals Conducted Final Silk Road’s Auction for 44,000 Bitcoins
November 6th, 2015

The United States Marshals Service has sold the last 44,000 bitcoins seized from the Silk Road marketplace.

U.S. Marshals Will Hold Final Auction of Silk Road Bitcoins on November 5
November 3rd, 2015

The US Marshals Service plans to auction off the final chunk of 44,341 bitcoins confiscated from the Silk Road online dark market.

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.

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.

Crowdfunding Company FundedByMe Now Lets Investors Buy Stakes with Bitcoin
March 21st, 2015

FundedByMe has recently launched a Bitcoin pilot program with the aim of checking investors’ interest of paying via the digital currency and generating funds for the Bitcoin trading platform Safello.