Bullion-Meets-Blockchain Startup Tradewind Hires JPMorgan Executive as CEO

Bullion-Meets-Blockchain Startup Tradewind Hires JPMorgan Executive as CEO

Tradewind, which uses a blockchain-based platform to allow investors to buy gold and keep it at the Royal Canadian Mint, hires a former JPMorgan Chase executive as its new CEO.

Trump's Economy, Recently Swooning, Now Seems to Be Going Swimmingly

Trump's Economy, Recently Swooning, Now Seems to Be Going Swimmingly

President Donald Trump's administration predicted 3% annual economic growth when he pushed for the $1.5 trillion of tax cuts in late 2017. Despite recent bouts of pessimism and market gloom, the president's economy is holding its own.

Bitcoin Still Taboo at JPMorgan, Goldman as Investors Pump in $14 Billion

Bitcoin Still Taboo at JPMorgan, Goldman as Investors Pump in $14 Billion

Investors aren't waiting for a rebound in bitcoin prices to invest in fast-growing cryptocurrency markets. But guess who's getting left behind: Big Wall Street firms that currently dominate trading in stocks, bonds, foreign exchange and commodities.

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.