How Blockchain Went From Bitcoin To Big Business | Forbes

Blockchain technology isn’t just for cryptocurrencies. Reporter Michael del Castillo looks at how some companies are using it to transform how they do business. Subscribe to FORBES: https://www.youtube.com/user/Forbes?sub_confirmation=1 Stay Connected Forbes on Facebook: http://fb.com/forbes Forbes Video on Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/forbesvideo Forbes Video on Instagram: http://instagram.com/forbesvideo More From Forbes: http://forbes.com Forbes covers the intersection of entrepreneurship, wealth, […]

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Big Banks Drop $50 Million on Blockchain Settlements System

A group of large banks are investing $50 million USD into a financial settlements system built atop blockchain technology, the latest in a string of blockchain-centric headlines coming out of the mainstream banking industry this year. That revelation comes via Reuters, which was told by an anonymous source close to the situation that approximately 12 […]

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Facebook Blockchain, Fintech Plans Accelerate: Libra Networks Launched in Switzerland

Previous reporting has pegged Facebook’s cryptocurrency initiative as being codenamed “Project Libra.” The effort’s accordingly been shrouded in secrecy to date … until now. That’s because the project has just risen from the shadows. The Silicon Valley social media powerhouse turned to fintech-friendly Switzerland earlier this month to register Libra Networks, a subsidiary firm that […]

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Why Bitcoin's Revival Is Different This Time Around

May.16 — Barry Silbert, Digital Currency Group founder and chief executive officer, discusses what’s behind the revival of Bitcoin with Bloomberg’s Joe Weisenthal, Romaine Bostick and Caroline Hyde on “Bloomberg Markets: What’d You Miss?”

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Bitcoin To Be Exposed To Millions With Upcoming “60 Minutes” Segment

As Bitcoin (BTC) has rallied, posting a performance of 125% year-to-date, mainstream media outlets have begun to come out of the woodwork to cover the cryptocurrency space. In fact, on Tuesday of this week, CNBC’s television station covered Bitcoin four times, while its news portal posted a number of articles on the subject matter. At […]

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Bitcoin back in rally mode: What's behind the monster move higher?

Stocks sink, and bitcoin soars. What’s behind the move? With CNBC’s Melissa Lee and the Fast Money traders, Tim Seymour, Karen Finerman, Dan Nathan and Guy Adami.

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