The Senate Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs Committee holds a hearing on “Exploring the Cryptocurrency and Blockchain Ecosystem.”
Central banks and regulators need to find the right balance between seizing the benefits of technological innovation on one hand, and coping with possible new risks on the other. For us, blockchain’s evolution in the financial system is ultimately a balancing act.
We also had a good exchange of views on crypto-assets. We see that crypto-assets are here to stay. Despite the recent turbulence, this market continues to grow.
In particular initial coin offerings, or ICOs, we see they have the potential to emerge as a viable form of alternative financing. Already last year, ICOs helped raise over […]
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Ether has had a tough year. But it’s not too late for a comeback, according to bitcoin bull Tom Lee.
The world’s second-largest digital asset is down more than 70 percent since January and can’t seem to find its footing after a breakout 2017. In the past three months alone it has dropped 50 percent and […]
Alex Fauver, analyst at CyberCapital BV and a founding partner in a startup, TwoHop Ventures, gave his thoughts on the cryptocurrency industry taking over the current centralized system of fiat currency from banks.
The Commonization of our Digital Infrastructure
Some say the blockchain bubble has burst. We prefer to look at what has been learned and focus on the real potential. We do this by doing what we have always done: discover the future by actually building it. In collaboration with everyone who wants to be part of it.
28th Sep 2018 at 1900
location: Meet Berlage, Oudebrugsteeg 9, Amsterdam
The United States Securities and Exchange commission announced on Thursday that no decision will come on the VanEck-SolidX Bitcoin ETF, until at least December 29th 2018. The SEC has made the process of approval for ETFs a long and draw out one as the commission keeps delaying decisions on a Bitcoin ETF.
A number of cryptocurrency exchanges lack basic consumer protections and are vulnerable to exploitation by market manipulators, the New York attorney general’s office said in a report Tuesday.
Investors may now have a new way of purchasing cryptocurrencies without actually having to own them.
Manhattan, New York-based banking giant Citigroup has reportedly developed a product which could reduce the risk hedge funds and asset management firms are exposed to when they invest in cryptocurrencies. According to the Business Insider, the instrument which was jointly developed by Citigroup’s depository […]
DAICO’s will empower individuals that use ICO’s for crowdfunding purposes and bring an end to some of the risks accompanied by current ICO’s. The proposed regulation within the EU unfortunately still focuses on the past paradigm and prepares the nation states for an unnecessary amount of paperwork.
Does a decades-old securities law apply to an initial coin offering (ICO)? In a case that represents the first time securities laws have been applied to cryptocurrencies, a district judge says it may.
Following the meeting of the EU Economic and Financial Affairs Council (ECOFIN) in Vienna, Austria on September 7, European Commission Vice-President Vladis Dombrovskis has stated that the Council’s position on cryptocurrencies is that they are here to stay despite market turbulence.
Cyber Capital richt zich op de lange termijn, belegt op basis van de fundamentele analyse en is geregistreerd bij de Autoriteit Financiële Markten (AFM). Begin 2018 was het totale vermogen onder beheer 27 miljoen euro waard. Wie via Cyber Capital wil beleggen, moet minimaal 100.000 euro beschikbaar stellen.
Rooseboom gaat in op de diverse risicoprofielen: “De […]
Bitcoin miner revenues fall by 22% along with average fees by 19%
Bitcoin hashrate grew by 26% (fall short of the previous quarter’s 47% growth)
SEC declared ether not a security, and eth price saw a 9% jump shortly after
Total ICO funding reaches about $19 billion, with the average ICO $39 million
Majority of survey respondents think […]