Author: MattMcall

Morgan Creek Digital Secures $40M Backing from Public Pension Funds

Morgan Creek Digital Secures M Backing from Public Pension Funds According to Bloomberg, renowned digital asset firm Morgan Creek Digital has successfully closed a new $ 40 million blockchain-specific venture capital fund. It has done this because of major contributions from two US public pensions. Initially, the venture looked to raise $ […]

Another ‘Satoshi’ Steps Out of the Woodwork, Calls Craig Wright a Liar

Another ‘Satoshi’ Steps Out of the Woodwork, Calls Craig Wright a Liar On Feb. 8, the chief executive of Nchain, Craig Wright, wrote a blog post that purportedly described his experience of creating Bitcoin. Wright’s essay states “I was Satoshi” but throughout the story, he refuses to reveal his keys. […]

Another ‘Satoshi’ Steps Out of the Woodwork, Calls Craig Wright a Liar

Another ‘Satoshi’ Steps Out of the Woodwork, Calls Craig Wright a Liar On Feb. 8, the chief executive of Nchain, Craig Wright, wrote a blog post that purportedly described his experience of creating Bitcoin. Wright’s essay states “I was Satoshi” but throughout the story, he refuses to reveal his keys. […]

Indian Government Inaugurates National Crypto Forensic Lab

Indian Government Inaugurates National Crypto Forensic Lab The government of India has inaugurated a national cyber forensics lab which includes a cryptocurrency forensic lab to perform crypto-related analyses. Alongside this is the inauguration of the Delhi Police’s cybercrime unit which will deal with fraud involving cryptocurrencies. It is the first cybercrime […]

Regulators Explain Why Bitcoin Futures Are Easier to Approve Than Bitcoin ETFs

Regulators Explain Why Bitcoin Futures Are Easier to Approve Than Bitcoin ETFs Commissioners of the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) and the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) have come together to discuss their regulatory approaches to bitcoin futures contracts and bitcoin exchange-traded funds (ETFs). The two regulators are also […]

Markets Update: Cryptocurrencies Bullish Following Possible Higher Lows

Markets Update: Cryptocurrencies Bullish Following Possible Higher Lows The cryptocurrency markets have enjoyed a day of significant bullish action, with only four of the top 80 crypto assets by capitalization posting a 24-hour loss as of this writing. ETH was the strongest performing leading market, comprising the only cryptocurrency in […]

In the Daily: Shapeshift Beta, Coinsquare Acquisition, Grayscale Investment Report

In the Daily: Shapeshift Beta, Coinsquare Acquisition, Grayscale Investment Report In this edition of The Daily we cover the beta launch of a new platform from Shapeshift, an acquisition by one of the largest cryptocurrency exchanges in Canada – Coinsquare – and the latest Grayscale digital asset investment report. Also […]