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The company’s prized crypto offering, Tzero, is the subject of an SEC investigation, and a highly-anticipated private equity investment into the fledging exchange has withered away. Its blockchain investment arm, Medici Ventures, has yet to generate meaningful revenues and racked up losses of $61 million in 2018.
Former Bermudian-based reinsurance company founder Tatsuhiko Hoshina has joined the advisory board of a Bermudian-linked insurtech company.
Coinbase-backed, crypto collectible card game Gods Unchained has lured in Magic: The Gathering’s game director in a push for mainstream adoption.
It is the second major departure from the team in recent months.
Josh Schwartz had been with the company since May 2018
The appointment comes shortly after Liquid completed its Series C funding round which valued it at over $1 billion.
Ollie Purdue will be chief product officer.
Malta-based Founders Bank, whose investors include Binance, plans to serve blockchain and crypto companies.
Leandro DalleMule has been hired by New York-based Planck Resolution
An article highlighting a new hire by Bitfury.
An article discussing the departure of a Coinbase executive.
An article with an announcement by Perkins Coie adding Kari Larsen to the firm’s Blockchain Technology & Digital Currency industry group.
AlphaPoint announced that Kapil Rathi has joined the company as Global Head of Trading Markets.
Coinbase has hired finance executive Brian Brooks as chief legal officer.
Coinbase has hired Michael Li as its VP of data.
A former Estonian prime minister has become an advisor to a blockchain startup.
Blockchain investment firm Atomic Capital names World Economic Forum vet as new CIO
Y Combinator (YC) just announced a new China division.
iComply has just completed a seed funding round.
Coinbase announces that Tim Wagner is joining the company as Vice President of Engineering.
Coinbase is announcing it has appointed Jeff Horowitz as Coinbase’s Chief Compliance Officer.
Tether has appointed former AML Quality Control Manager at the Bank of Montreal, Leonardo Real, as Chief Compliance Officer.
Gemini is one of the largest digital asset exchanges and Robert Cornish most recently served as Chief Information Officer of the New York Stock Exchange.
Block.one announced that former Jefferies Asia CEO Mike Alexander has joined as CEO of its $1 billion EOS VC venture capital arm.
Facebook is showing how it's getting more into the blockchain space.