Latest News for: Blockchain classes


New SEC Chairman Unveils Policies for Cryptocurrencies, Calls Bitcoin ‘Scarce Store of Value’

Bitcoin 08 May 2021
He calls bitcoin “a digital, scarce store of value” and stresses the need to put in place some investor protections for this asset class ... Gensler taught classes at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) in financial technology, cryptocurrency, and blockchain technology.

SEC Chairman: Bitcoin Is Store Of Value But Needs Greater Investor Protection

Bitcoin Magazine 07 May 2021
Gary Gensler, the new head of the U.S ...It’s a digital, scarce store of value, but highly volatile,” Gensler told CNBC ... Gensler, who has taught blockchain and cryptocurrency classes at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), later added that he believes the SEC should be “technology neutral” when it comes to market innovations ... ....

Here’s a $80b joke too serious to laugh off now

The Times of India 07 May 2021
The best way to protect investors from a risky asset class like Doge is to restrict trading of the asset to high net-worth individuals and blockchain experts, said Mathew Chacko, partner at Spice Route Legal ... even though they may not fully understand blockchain technology.

US securities regulator Gary Gensler wants more protection for crypto investors

Hong Kong Standard 07 May 2021
I think that we need greater investor protection there.” ... The Standard Channel ... Gensler, who previously taught classes about blockchain and other financial technology at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, said there needed to be authority for a regulator to oversee the crypto exchanges, similar to the equity and futures markets ...   ... .

From Archegos to crypto, SEC chief signals cop is back on beat

Live Mint 07 May 2021
and fueled concerns that retail investors are getting short shrift from popular trading apps. MORE FROM THIS SECTIONSee All ... 1 min read . 06 May 2021 ... 2 min read . 06 May 2021 ... Read here ... A former professor at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology who taught a class on blockchain technology, Gensler was asked often about his views on cryptocurrencies.

The MHC Digital Asset Fund Launches To Combat Volatility In Bitcoin

CryptoPotato 05 May 2021
Backed by venture capitalist Mark Carnegie of MH Carnegie & Co., in partnership with leading global blockchain expert Sergei Sergienko Marks the entry of traditional finance to the growing asset class of cryptocurrency, blockchain and DeFi Steppingstone to democratise crypto investing with a listed investment vehicle.

Core Scientific Announces Expansion Into North Dakota

Ellensburg Daily Record 05 May 2021
... Artificial Intelligence and Blockchain. Using state-of-the-art facilities, patent pending technology and best-in-class blockchain hosting solutions, Core Scientific is primed to power leading edge servers for large scale operations and the most complex deep learning AI challenges.

Funding Roundup: Derivatives and Defi Draw a Fresh Influx of VC Firms and Private Investors

Bitcoin 04 May 2021
Backed by top-class blockchain VCs such as Pantera Capital, Y Combinator, CMT Digital, Draper Dragon, Wave Financial, Republic Crypto, and Okex, Globe DX closed the private round, raising a total of $18 million ... The defi project Singularity DAO is an extended arm of the blockchain-centric AI marketplace, Singularity NET.

Ethereum shoots past $3,000 in a major milestone, outperforming bitcoin's year-to-date gains

Business Insider 03 May 2021
Transactions on the Ethereum blockchain hit an all-time high of 41.7 million in April ... Cryptocurrency ether, native to the Ethereum blockchain, hit a new all-time high above $3,000 on Monday in a standout performance that has outpaced rival currency bitcoin's gains so far this year ... These are typically built on the Ethereum blockchain.

Goldman Sachs Lists 19 ‘Crypto’ Stocks That Crushed S&P 500 Thanks to Bitcoin’s Surge

Bitcoin 01 May 2021
The stocks on Goldman’s list are Marathon Digital Holdings; Riot Blockchain; Microstrategy, Class A; Silvergate Capital Corp., Class A; Square, Class A; Paypal Holdings; Overstock; Nvidia; Investview; Ideanomics; Tesla; JPMorgan Chase; Visa, Class A; Bank of New York Mellon ...

RIA Digital Assets Council & New York Institute of Finance Announce Today's Premiere of Certificate ...

MENA FN 30 Apr 2021
'The 500 members of the certification program's inaugural class are leaders in this field and will soon be able to demonstrate their expertise in blockchain and digital assets to their clients.' ... Designed by leading financial advisors, the Certificate in Blockchain and Digital ...

Blockchain — Taiwan’s next star industry

Taipei Times 30 Apr 2021
Taipei Mayor Ko Wen-je (柯文哲) said at the same summit that the N24 ARK.TPE in Taipei’s Nangang District (南港) could serve as a world-class blockchain incubation center, pledging to turn the site into a demonstration base for blockchain technology services, and make Taipei a major base for blockchain development.

Brox Equity to launch US$20 million digital security token offering to support bitcoin energy drive

MENA FN 29 Apr 2021
Brox Tokens will represent the company's Class B common shares and are being deployed as ERC-20 smart contracts on the Ethereum blockchain with coded restrictions to comply with Canadian exempt securities laws. The company expects to list its certificated Class A common shares on a regulated Canadian exchange.

Enterprise NFT is the Future of VeChainThor

CryptoNewsZ 28 Apr 2021
The two significant effects from NFT include recognizing NFT as a member of the highly tradable asset class and the fundamental transformation in the ways of designing products and engaging users for the adoption of blockchain technology ... It is the best blockchain-driven platform that can urge enterprises to adopt eNFT for business execution.

Core Scientific More Than Doubles Its Fleet Of Digital Asset Mining Machines, Solidifying Market-Leading Position ...

Ellensburg Daily Record 28 Apr 2021
Using state-of-the-art facilities, patent pending technology and best-in-class blockchain hosting solutions, Core Scientific is primed to power leading edge servers for large scale operations and the most complex deep learning AI challenges ... Bitmain technology supports a wide range of blockchain platforms and startups.