Goldman Sachs and Mike Novogratz Invest in Cryptocurrency Startup BitGo

BitGo, a company which provides institutional-grade investors with compliance, security, and custodial solutions for cryptocurrencies has closed its Series B funding round bringing in $58.5 million. Goldman Sachs and Novogratz’ Galaxy Digital Ventures LLC contributed with $15 million of said

Toronto-Based Clothing Charity Relies Solely on Bitcoin Cash

Sharing economy Last February, a bitcoin cash-centric charity based out of Canada had announced the launch of an organization called Coins 4 Clothes. The group started accepting BCH to purchase clothing from wholesalers and then distributed the garments to various

Only 40% Are Passing Malta’s Cryptocurrency Certification Exam

Malta has signaled teething problems in its quest to become a “Blockchain Island” after it emerged less than 40 percent of professionals passed the government’s cryptocurrency certification exam. ‘Not Sufficiently Prepared’ As local news outlet Times of Malta reports October

Fortune Global Forum Covers Blockchain Skepticism

This article first appeared in Data Sheet, Fortune’s daily newsletter on the top tech news. To get it delivered daily to your in-box, sign up here. On the concluding morning of the Fortune Global Forum in Toronto Wednesday, Fortune’s Jeff

Crypto lending business tops $500 million, says Genesis Capital

Interest from institutional investors to lend and borrow cryptocurrencies is on the rise, according to Genesis Global Capital. According to a third-quarter report, the company facilitated more than half a billion dollars in loans, of which more than $300 million

Order Speed Analysis Reveals the Fastest Cryptocurrency Exchanges

Exchanges When you’re trading digital assets, speed matters — particularly so if you’re engaged in high-frequency trading, when every millisecond counts. Executing orders a fraction of a second ahead of the market can mean the difference between profit and loss.

Tight job market suggests crypto is here to stay — in one chart

As pundits debate the long-term sustainability of cryptocurrencies and blockchain, the distributed ledger technology that cryptocurrencies operate on, employment openings show that the opaque industry is anything but a passing fad. Analysis from Glassdoor, an online website where employees can

Russia Central Bank Head: Cryptocurrency Craze Is ‘Fortunately Fading Away’

The head of Russia’s central bank has announced the “cryptocurrency craze” is “starting to fade away” – and that this is a “fortunate” event. Nabiullina: Businesses Taking ‘Sober Approach’ To Blockchain Speaking during the country’s fourth FINOPOLIS innovative financial technology

The Daily: Peak Blockchain and Stablecoin Drama

The Daily Differentiating truth from fiction isn’t always easy, especially in the realm of blockchain. We’ve got distributed ledger stories both real and fanciful in this edition of The Daily, as well as hardware wallet news, an update on bitcoin