Kevin Werbach is a Professor of Legal Studies & Business Ethics at the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania, and the author of “The Blockchain and the New Architecture of Trust,” from which this article is...
Saturday, Dec. 8 — Amid a new collapse in the crypto markets yesterday, cryptocurrency ranks are continuously changing as various coins overtake each other by market capitalization. While green prevails among a number of top 100 coins, the markets are trading sideways, with the total market cap hovering...
Members of ethereum’s open-source development team have reached agreement on an activation time for Constantinople, a proposed code change designed to give users the option to update the blockchain with additional features. Speaking at a bi-weekly core...
The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission has ordered fund manager CoinAlpha Advisors LLC to pay a $50,000 fine following what it deemed to be an unregistered securities sale. According to the order published Friday, CoinAlpha formed a...
A startup which bills itself as “blockchain’s financial district” has launched its network — and says its debut heralds “the beginning of true financial freedom.”WORBLI enables businesses and individuals to enjoy “seamless access to financial services,” and paves the way for developers to build their own applications on...
When trying to predict the future price of bitcoin, it’s impossible to do so without first looking at its past. No matter how it’s examined, the cyclical nature of bitcoin’s price action can’t be ignored especially...
Morgan Creek Digital, an institutional manager focused on cryptocurrencies and digital assets, wants to bet $1 million that such assets will outperform the S&P 500 during the next 10 years. The asset manager is challenging any professional...
Digital asset manager Bitwise has launched two new beta funds for Bitcoin (BTC) and Ethereum (ETH), according to a press release Dec. 5.The launch of the new products –– both pitched as an opportunity for investors to “capitalize” on the bear market –– aims to provide a “low-cost”...
The Indian state government of Andhra Pradesh wants to build a community of blockchain startups in the region. The Andhra Pradesh Innovation Society (APIS) announced Wednesday that it was partnering with the Eleven01 Foundation to develop a...
Seven EU member nations have come together to promote the use of blockchain tech to boost government services and economic well-being. The southern European states – France, Italy, Spain, Malta, Cyprus, Portugal and Spain – signed a...