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Blockchain.com Set to Raise $50 Million to Invest in Crypto Startups
September 5th, 2019

Backed by Google and Virgin’s Richard Branson, Blockchain.com is looking to raise $50 million as it plans to begin investing in startups. Blockchain which is already one of the most widely used wallet services, is interested in equity and crypto coins.

ICE CEO Reveals Bakkt Bitcoin Futures Launch is Just Around the Corner
August 1st, 2019

According to the CEO of ICE, Bakkt’s parent company, the launch of the firm’s physically settled Bitcoin futures, is on the horizon. The CEO has said that they are waiting for NYFDS approval.

Fed’s Rate Cuts Likely to Affect Bitcoin Price, Here’s How
August 1st, 2019

Weaker USD may be good news for Bitcoin price which could pick up more because of the quarter-percent rate cut. The move has been seen as preventative by economists but could also be a catalyst for the next financial crisis.

Bitcoin Price On Its Way to Recovering, Similar Situation Paved a Way to Its $20k Price
August 1st, 2019

Bitcoin had been in an uptrend for most of the day, and yesterday it managed to successfully pierce the $10,000 mark, which is generally considered to be a level of crucial psychological, if not technical, resistance.

LedgerX Launches ‘Physical’ Bitcoin Futures in the U.S. Before Bakkt
July 31st, 2019

Bitcoin derivatives provider LedgerX announced it has launched the first physically-settled bitcoin futures contracts in the U.S. The contracts, which pay traders out in Bitcoin, will be available to both institutional and retail investors.

TD Ameritrade CEO: Real Demand for Bitcoin Brightens As It Draws More Acceptance
July 24th, 2019

TD Ameritrade CEO confirms REAL demand for Bitcoin, while the company braves up to integrate in-vehicle software platforms such as Amazon’s Echo Auto, Android Auto, and Apple CarPlay to customers trade stocks on their cars.

CFTC Allows ErisX to Offer Physically Delivered Digital Asset Futures Contracts
July 2nd, 2019

CFTC granted TD Ameritrade-backed ErisX a derivatives clearing organization (DCO) license under the Commodity Exchange Act (CEA) allowing the Eris Exchange to offer physically delivered digital asset futures contracts.

Facebook Reversing Crypto Ad Ban as They are Establishing Their Own Cryptocurrency
May 9th, 2019

Facebook has announced that they are relaxing their advertising ban on companies promoting products and services relating to crypto. The move comes as the company is talking about its efforts to create a stablecoin to use within some of its apps.

Bitcoin on Wallstreet: BTC Related Companies Trading on the Stock Exchange
May 4th, 2019

In this article, professional stock trader and investor, Baran Giresunluoglu goes over Bitcoin-friendly companies trading on the public U.S. Stock Exchange.

Futures Market Relaunches as ErisX Crypto Exchange, Backed by TD Ameritrade, DRW and Virtu
October 4th, 2018

ErisX, a new cryptocurrency exchange owned by Chicago-based derivatives market Eris, has recently got backings from financial giants TD Ameritrade, DRW, Virtu and CBOE.