Companies

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

The IRS Uses Special Software to Find Bitcoin Tax Cheats Since 2015
August 23rd, 2017

A software tool helps the IRS identify people who hide their wealth, making some bitcoin owners uneasy as they lose their anonymity.

Bitcoin Exchange BitFlyer Expands Globally, Launching US-Based Exchange This Fall
August 20th, 2017

Foundation of the BitFlyer’s entity in the US marks the first expansion of the leading Japanese exchange into a new, regulation-challenging market.

Swiss Private Bank Adds Ether, Litecoin, Bitcoin Cash to Its Cryptocurrency Asset Management Services
August 16th, 2017

Falcon Private Bank has expanded the range of cryptocurrencies its clients can hold in their portfolios by adding Ether, Litecoin and Bitcoin Cash.

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.