18 Oct, 2019

Fidelity Investments Fully Rolls Out Crypto Custody Service, Exec Says

American financial services company Fidelity Investments has fully launched its cryptocurrency custody service. Abigail Johnson, CEO of Fidelity Investments, revealed the development in an interview with the Financial Times published on Oct. 18. Johnson said that the company is ready to roll out its crypto custody business following a year-long preparation and accumulation of clients. […]
18 Oct, 2019

Jamie Dimon About Libra: ‘A Neat Idea That Will Never Happen’

JPMorgan Chase CEO Jamie Dimon has said that Facebook’s not-yet-released Libra stablecoin is “a neat idea that will never happen.” Dimon delivered his comments during a speech at the Institute of International Finance conference on Friday, BNN Bloomberg reported on Oct. 18. Dimon said that the idea behind Libra is not unique and further turned […]
18 Oct, 2019

Fidelity Digital Assets Opens to All Qualified Investors – CoinDesk

Fidelity Digital Asset Services (FDAS) is “now engaged in a full rollout” of its custody and trading services, expanding from the limited trial users in the platform’s final test stage, according to a Financial Times interview. The business had initially been expected to be open in the first quarter of 2019. In an interview with Fidelity Investments CEO […]
18 Oct, 2019

Dollar Deposits On Binance.US Now Have FDIC Insurance Coverage – BTC Ethereum Crypto Currency Blog

Binance.US announced that its customer’s dollar deposits are now eligible for FDIC insurance coverage. Binance.US — the United States-focused wing of major cryptocurrency exchange Binance — announced that its customer’s dollar deposits are eligible for Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC) insurance coverage. FDIC insures deposits up to $250,000 In a blog post on Oct. 18, […]

Two More US Jurisdictions Launch Blockchain-Based Mobile Voting – BTC Ethereum Crypto Currency Blog

Two counties in the U.S. state of Oregon will pilot a blockchain-based voting program for select citizens in November. Two state counties in the United States are implementing blockchain-based mobile voting in the special elections in November. On Oct. 18, the nonprofit Tusk Philanthropies announced its partnership with Jackson and Umatilla Counties in Oregon to […]
18 Oct, 2019