Bitcoin

SEC Commissioner’s Twitter Enjoys Increased Popularity Following Bitcoin ETF Defense

SEC commissioner Hester M. Pierce has enjoyed a massive influx of followers pursuant to her official disagreement with the Securities and Exchange Commission’s recent denial of the Winklevoss-proposed Bitcoin ETF.  Crypto Mom? SEC Commissioner Hester M. Pierce recently dissented with the Securities and Exchange Commission’s disapproval of the proposed rule change to list and trade shares […]

Blockchain

Are Cryptocurrency Research Centers in South Korea the Next Step Towards Mass Adoption?

Industry-specific research centers have begun opening in South Korea, aiming to provide comprehensive analyses of the cryptocurrency market conditions in the country and abroad.  Adoption Through Clarity And Protection Local media Business Korea reports that specialized cryptocurrency research centers have started to launch in South Korea. The goal of the establishments is to provide individuals […]

Blockchain

IBM Blockchain Platform Targets Banks and Financial Institutions

The IBM blockchain platform aimed at financial services was launched today, according to a CNBC news report. IBM currently holds several blockchain-based patents and is working on several different projects with Distributed Ledger technology. IBM Paves the Way When cryptocurrency began its ramp up back in mid-2017, several banks around the world started eyeing blockchain technology to see […]