Binance IEO Coins S*!t The Bed, Market Cap Isn’t Startup Success

Binance IEO Coins S*!t The Bed, Market Cap Isn’t Startup Success

The peanut gallery went wild, taking every opportunity to eat projects alive as their market caps slid into the red throughout 2018. This consistent downtrend in sentiment led to even greater bleeding. Now IEOs from Binance Launchpad seem to be experiencing a similar downtrend. The graphs seem to mirror charts from numerous ICOs from the…

Blythe Masters, Wall Street Veteran, Resigns from Blockchain Startup

Blythe Masters, Wall Street Veteran, Resigns from Blockchain Startup

Advertisement TweetShare Blythe Masters / Twitter Blythe Masters is stepping down as chief executive officer of Digital Asset Holdings LLC after serving nearly four years to the blockchain software firm. The Wall Street Veteran, known for inventing credit default swaps, asserted via Digital Asset’s press release that she was quitting over personal reasons but will…

IBM and Columbia University Launch Two Blockchain Startup Accelerators

IBM and Columbia University Launch Two Blockchain Startup Accelerators

Advertisement Twitter Facebook LinkedIn On Nov. 19th, 2018, IBM and Columbia University announced the introduction of two new blockchain startup accelerators as critical components of their center for research, education, and innovation in blockchain technology and data transparency. IBM Network and Columbia Launch to accelerate industry adoption The joint venture, part of the Columbia-IBM Center…

Goldman Sachs Headlines $59 Mln Funding Round in Crypto Startup BitGo

Goldman Sachs Headlines $59 Mln Funding Round in Crypto Startup BitGo

Advertisement Wall Street banking giant Goldman Sachs has put another stake in the ground of the burgeoning cryptocurrency industry, headlining a $58.5 million Series B funding round in digital asset custodian BitGo. Goldman, Novogratz Invest $15 Million in BitGo Announced on Thursday, the Series B round raises the Silicon Valley-based bitcoin startup’s total fundraising to…

Ex-Goldman Sachs President Gary Cohn Joins Blockchain Startup

Ex-Goldman Sachs President Gary Cohn Joins Blockchain Startup

Advertisement The blockchain space became a little stronger today as former Goldman Sachs president Gary Cohn announced that he had joined the advisory board of distributed ledger technology (DLT) startup Spring Labs. Former Trump Advisor Joins Blockchain Startup In addition to his former position at Goldman Sachs, Cohn also worked in the White House as President…

Cryptocurrency Exchange Bittrex Buys Stake in Malta Blockchain Startup

Cryptocurrency Exchange Bittrex Buys Stake in Malta Blockchain Startup

Advertisement Bittrex, one of the leading cryptocurrency exchanges in the world, has just bought a 10 percent stake in Palladium, a Malta-based blockchain company according to media reports. Palladium was launched with much fanfare in July with Maltese Prime Minister Joseph Muscat also making a speech during the event. Bittrex, whose technology is designed to…

Goldman Sachs, Wall Street Banks Sink $32 Million into Blockchain Startup

Goldman Sachs, Wall Street Banks Sink $32 Million into Blockchain Startup

Advertisement We may, as Lightning Labs CEO Elizabeth Stark said earlier this year, be entering a “bitcoin not blockchain” world, but the global banking cabal isn’t ready to capitulate on its support for enterprise blockchain products just yet. Indeed, Axoni, an enterprise blockchain startup founded in 2013, has just concluded a $32 million Series B…