Companies

The latest news about companies somehow involved in the world of cryptocurrencies, including exchanges, startups, investors, payment processors and hardware manufacturers.

BTC-e to Offer Free Trading for Exchange Debt Token to Repay Customers
August 15th, 2017

One of the oldest cryptocurrency exchanges has specified details about their new IOU cryptographic token.

Bitcoin Exchange Bitfinex Discontinuing Services to U.S. Customers
August 11th, 2017

The Hong Kong-based bitcoin trading platform has announced it is immediately leaving retail market in the United States because of challenging regulatory environment.

CNBC Reviewed BitcoinIRA as Americans are Ready to Risk Their Life Savings Using Bitcoin
August 11th, 2017

BitcoinIRA, the worlds first company which revolutionized retirement industry, attracts more and more investors despite all the associated risks and assets’ volatility.

‘Bitcoin Unicorn’: Coinbase Raises $100M in Series D Funding, Hits $1.6B Valuation
August 10th, 2017

Cryptocurrency wallet and exchange services provider became the first unicorn in the bitcoin industry, after completing its new fundraising round.

Cryptocurrency Exchange Bitstamp Is to List Ether Next Week
August 9th, 2017

Bitstamp, one of the last major cryptocurrency exchanges to add Ether, confirms its intention to eventually launch it starting from August, 17.

Troubled Bitcoin Exchange BTC-e Will Likely Issue Tokens in Bid to Relaunch and Refund Users
August 9th, 2017

Bitcoin exchange BTC-e has just published a new update about its plans on how to refund all the money to its users after it was shuttered by U.S. authorities in late July.

$2.3 Trillion Investment Giant Fidelity Started Trial of Its New Bitcoin Tracker Service
August 9th, 2017

The financial services corporation has announced a trial of the new option that will allow users to manage their cryptocurrency investment portfolios via the platform.

Coinbase’s Exchange GDAX Plans to Enable Bitcoin Cash Withdrawals by 2018
August 4th, 2017

GDAX, operated by Coinbase, pledges to launch support for Bitcoin Cash having examined security and regulatory-related issues, customer demand, and trading volumes.

Coinbase Reasons Its Unwillingness to Accept Bitcoin Cash, Investors Back It Up
August 3rd, 2017

Coinbase is confident in its decision to boycott Bitcoin Cash, and investors do not anticipate any harm to exchange’s potential unicorn status.

Coinbase’s Customers Threaten to Sue the Company for Bitcoin Cash
August 3rd, 2017

Bitcoin Cash, created by Bitcoin hard fork, became an apple of discord between Coinbase, refusing to support the new currency, and its customers, angrily requesting their share of bitcoin cash from the company.

BTC-e Plans to Return All Money to Its Users, Alexander Vinnik Never Worked There
July 31st, 2017

The BTC-E website, turned up to be never headed by Alexander Vinnik, has been seized by US criminal authorities keeping the funds away from it’s users.

Coinbase Delays Bitcoin Withdrawals by up to 12 Hours as Split to Bitcoin Cash Draws Near
July 31st, 2017

Coinbase informs that it won’t support the new Bitcoin Cash (BCC) token created by the split.

BTC-e Chief Alexander Vinnik Arrested, Hacked Mt. Gox of $2.21B in Bitcoins
July 27th, 2017

The man is accused of laundering at least $4 billion using bitcoin and is also the chief suspect in the hack of Mt.Gox exchange.