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Circle CEO: Ethereum Catalyzed 2017 Bull Run, May do the Same in 2019

Ethereum has long been held as the second most valuable cryptocurrency in the global market, but the CEO of Circle has recently gone as as far to say that Ethereum was the primary catalyst to last year’s bull crypto run. Circle’s CEO, A Prominent Ethereum Proponent Speaking with Mellisa Lee of CNBC Fast Money, Jeremy… […]

Reveal All Crypto Activity, FINRA Tells Its Members

The US Financial Industry Regulatory Authority is requesting that all its member firms notify the regulator if they engage in any activity related to digital assets. This is an ongoing initiative by the regulator to ascertain the members’ involvement in the digital assets marketplace and covers the firms, their staff, and their affiliates. Making the […]

Bitmain Expands Circle of Influence With $50 Million Investment

The world’s largest producer of ASIC mining machines, Bitmain, is expected to invest $50 million into the upcoming IPO of Opera Ltd. Bitmain’s Expanding Circle of Influence Norway-based Opera Ltd., one of the top internet browsers, has just filed for a Nasdaq initial public offering (IPO) last week, in an attempt to raise up to… […]

Crypto Week in Review: Institutional Investment Still a Hot Topic Amidst Low Exchange Volumes

Prospects for the cryptocurrency industry are beginning to look up, with prices marginally increasing throughout the week. But are the bulls really back? Institutional Investment Sees Interest Continue Discussion regarding institutional interest has continued, with this prior week seeing a variety of news pieces regarding the growing number of institutional entry points.  Coinbase Custody Sees… […]

Blockchain CEO Sees Institutional Cryptocurrency Space as Immature

Peter Smith, CEO of Blockchain, recently went on Bloomberg to give his opinion on the current state of institutional investment in the cryptocurrency industry. Will Blockchain Principal Strategies Fill a Growing Need with Institutional Investors? After the recent launch of Blockchain Principal Strategies (BPS), Peter Smith, the CEO of Blockchain, went on Bloomberg to give… […]

Cryptocurrency Firm Circle Sees Institutional Interest Spike 30%

This week the cryptocurrency firm Circle revealed it has seen a significant uptick in institutional interest. According to Circle CEO and co-founder, Jeremy Allaire says even though cryptocurrency markets were down in during the month of May the company saw a 30 percent spike from institutional clients last month. Also read: Meet Three More Applications That […]

30% Growth of Institutional Investors Using Circle

Circle Trade has reported a 30% increase in unique institutional investors during May 2018, despite the Bitcoin bear market that has seen price decline by 70% since December 2017. Circle’s CEO Jeremy Allaire says, “A lot of folks on the institutional side are on-boarding, and getting their ducks in the row”. This is a positive […]

Circle Attracted 30% More Institutional Investors in May Despite Crypto Price Woes

Digital payment app Circle saw a 30% increase in institutional investors joining its ‘Circle Trade’ platform in May of this year. In attempts to meet this demand, the startup is attempting to mature its product by applying more automation to the platform, which will help cater to high-frequency trades and bigger block orders. Circle Continues… […]

Circle’s CEO Allaire: Every World Currency Will Soon Have a Digital Version

The CEO of fintech firm Circle claims that every world currency will one day have their own digital version. Jeremy Allaire spoke to CNBC in an interview today about the inevitability of a crypto dollar, yen, and euro in the future. Allaire: “All Fiat Currency Will be Crypto” Jeremy Allaire spoke in no uncertain terms… […]