Blockchain beyond the hype: What is the strategic business value in this technology?

Posted in Software on 16th Jul, 2018
by Alex Muller

Speculation on the value of blockchain is rife, with Bitcoin, the first application of blockchain, grabbing headlines for its price and volatility.

Goldman starting Bitcoin trading desk and Coinbase expecting double the trading volume in coming months

Posted in Online on 6th May, 2018
by Alex Muller

Goldman will begin using its money to trade Bitcoin futures contracts on behalf of clients.

Bitcoin may not last, but blockchain could be the real deal

Posted in Business on 19th Mar, 2018
by Alex Muller

Some experts view blockchain as a skeletal outline for a new internet, one less vulnerable to hacking, writes Tom Billitteri

U.S. Congress considers cryptocurrency rules and regulations

Posted in Business on 20th Feb, 2018
by Alex Muller

U.S. lawmakers are moving to consider new rules that could impose stricter federal oversight on the emerging asset class.

Criminals hide 'billions' in crypto-cash

Posted in Business on 12th Feb, 2018
by Alex Muller

Three to four billion pounds of criminal money in Europe is being laundered through cryptocurrencies, according to Europol.