Bitcoin-Trading Companies Race for New York's Approval as SEC Balks

Bitcoin-Trading Companies Race for New York's Approval as SEC Balks

Bitcoin-trading companies aren't waiting for a rebound in prices for the cryptocurrency to set up shop. They're applying at a rapid pace for regulatory approval from New York State officials - with a new license just announced for London-based Bitstamp.

Tesla Shares Face Two Big Developments This Week

Tesla Shares Face Two Big Developments This Week

As investors await Tesla's first quarter sales figures, Elon Musk's legal battle with the SEC continues with a new hearing.

Cryptocurrency Comeback Could Be Benefiting Semi Stocks

Cryptocurrency Comeback Could Be Benefiting Semi Stocks

Crypto could be carrying, rather than crashing semi stocks once again.

Andreessen Horowitz, Silicon Valley VC Firm, to Refocus on High-Risk Crypto Bets

Andreessen Horowitz, Silicon Valley VC Firm, to Refocus on High-Risk Crypto Bets

Andreessen Horowitz, one of Silicon Valley's most notable venture capital firms, is registering as an investment adviser in order to focus more on riskier crypto bets.

Cryptocurrencies Embraced by New York as Federal Regulators Study Market

Cryptocurrencies Embraced by New York as Federal Regulators Study Market

New York state isn't waiting for federal regulators to develop a comprehensive set of rules governing trading in cryptocurrencies such as Bitcoin. Instead, according to a press release, the state is helping to 'advance' the 'thriving' market - with a new license for Tagomi Trading.

What Is an Initial Coin Offering (ICO) and Are They Still Relevant?

What Is an Initial Coin Offering (ICO) and Are They Still Relevant?

The ICO made a few people very rich. Now it's probably over. Here's the story of the ICO, and what happened to it.

Nasdaq Picked to Operate New Cryptocurrency Exchange for Startup Bcause

Nasdaq Picked to Operate New Cryptocurrency Exchange for Startup Bcause

Bcause, a startup vying to open a new cryptocurrency-derivatives exchange alongside a mining facility for the digital coins, chooses Nasdaq to provide technology for matching trades, clearing and market surveillance.

Bitcoin vs. Ethereum: How Are They Different?

Bitcoin vs. Ethereum: How Are They Different?

Bitcoin has been worth between a fraction of a cent and more than a new car. Some people say Ethereum is even better. So, what are they?

JPMorgan Cryptocurrency Could Be Rolled Out to Consumers, CEO Says

JPMorgan Cryptocurrency Could Be Rolled Out to Consumers, CEO Says

JPMorgan Chase CEO Jamie Dimon, who once described bitcoin as a fraud, says the bank's new cryptocurrency for big corporate customers could eventually be available for use by consumers.

SEC to Review a Second Bitcoin ETF in Sign of Growing Acceptance

SEC to Review a Second Bitcoin ETF in Sign of Growing Acceptance

The filing by VanEck and SolidX follows the announcement of a similar review of a proposal last week by NYSE Arca and Bitwise Asset Management.