Popular Mining Platform Digital CC Abandons Bitcoin

Bitcoin moves up and down. It’s unpredictable and uncontrollable, and no one really knows where it may turn next. To a degree, the same thing can be said about its popularity, as now mining platform and transaction processor Digital CC has decided to end all bitcoin operations and rebrand to the new, all-powerful Digital X. […]

Silbert’s Digital Currency Group Announces Major Fundraise from MasterCard, CIBC, and Others

Barry Silbert, Founder of the recently acquired SecondMarket, announced at Money20/20 that the Digital Currency Group had raised its round of capital. Digital Currency Group, otherwise known as DCG, was formed when Genesis Global Trading—a bitcoin OTC trading firm—and Grayscale Investments—a digital currency asset management firm that manages Bitcoin Investment Trust (GBTC)—were combined into one […]

BTCC Announces Launch of Pro Exchange Allowing 20x Margin Trading

BTCC, one of the largest bitcoin exchanges in the world, announced its Pro Exchange at a Money 20/20 panel held at The Venetian Resort Hotel Casino in Las Vegas. Pro Exchange is a bitcoin margin trading tool that will allow traders to exercise 20x leverage on spot trading. Unlike BTCC’s regular spot exchange, which might […]

Blythe Masters’ Digital Asset Holdings Acquires Blockchain Startup Blockstack

In yet another blockchain related investment, Blythe Masters’ Digital Asset Holdings has announced the acquisition of Blockstack.io. Digital Asset has been on a blockchain-startups purchasing spree lately, with the Bits of Proof and Hyperledger acquired earlier in June this year. The New-York based company headed by CEO Blythe Masters has today, announced the purchase of […]