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Regulation

Ripple (XRP) likely to go public after its legal battle

The likelihood of Ripple, the company behind the XRP token and blockchain-based payments network RippleNet, to go public is “very high at some point”—but not before its legal battle with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) is resolved, said the firm’s CEO Brad Garlinghouse. “The likelihood that Ripple is a public company is very […]Read More

Bitcoin

SkyBridge Capital CEO says Elon Musk owns over $5 billion

Electric car giant Tesla’s $1.5 billion investment in Bitcoin is less than one-third of the total crypto reserves held by Elon Musk and his companies, Anthony Scaramucci, CEO of investment firm SkyBridge Capital, asserted today. “Elon Musk didn’t stop with Tesla. I understand that SpaceX owns Bitcoin on its balance sheet,” Scaramucci tweeted, adding: “Elon […]Read More

Bitcoin

Kraken CEO on Bitcoin: “It’s Going to Infinity”

In an interview with Bloomberg, Kraken CEO and founder Jesse Powell gave a perplexing prediction of Bitcoin’s future value: “When you measure it in terms of dollars, you have to think it’s going to infinity.” Powell was quick to justify his comment by painting a future where instead of comparing Bitcoin to fiat currencies in […]Read More

Bitcoin

ShapeShift CEO Erik Voorhees on Bitcoin’s future and Peter Schiff’s

Bitcoin’s rise in 2020 was marked by institutions purchasing the asset as a hedge against global inflation, a bleak economic outlook, and an overall low-yield environment in the traditional finance market. The year 2021 is not far behind in that regard. The first month saw business enterprise firm MicroStrategy conduct its “Bitcoin playbook” conference, a […]Read More

Blockchain

Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey Has Set up His Own Bitcoin

Twitter and Square CEO Jack Dorsey is further supporting bitcoin with the launch of his own “node” – software that helps validate transactions and blocks on the network. On Friday, Dorsey shared an image on Twitter showing the node in the action of synchronizing with the bitcoin blockchain. He said simply, “Running #bitcoin.” The node […]Read More