Goldman Sachs Bitcoin Endorsement Leads Institutional Investor Cryptocurrency Push – Forbes
The wall street titan is now all in when it comes to allowing clients to trade Bitcoin futures via one of its New York desks. Goldman Sachs becomes the first regulated financial institution to offer such a service.
ECB Wants Banks to Segregate Any Virtual Currency Business – Reuters
Banks should ring-fence any business they do with virtual currency (VC) such as Bitcoins and post “adequate” amounts of capital against it, a European Central Bank board member said on Monday
Gary Cohn: “The World will Have a Global Cryptocurrency at Some Point” – FX Empire
Cryptocurrencies, such as Bitcoin, Ethereum, Ripple, Litecoin, and Dash, are taking the world by storm. Indeed, few things have piqued interest during this Fintech-driven time quite like cryptocurrencies.
Initial Coin Offerings Create Currency Cryptopia of Charlatans and Swindlers – The Australian Review
Initial coin offerings have become the most common way to finance cryptocurrency ventures, of which there are now nearly 1600 and rising. In exchange for your dollars, pounds, euros, or other currency, an ICO issues digital “tokens”, or “coins”, that may or may not be used to purchase some specified good or service in the future.