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Intercontinental Exchange CEO: Bakkt Will Launch Later This Year

Intercontinental Exchange CEO: Bakkt Will Launch Later This Year

The Intercontinental Exchange expects its much-anticipated crypto platform Bakkt to bring up to $25 million in expenses and launch “later this year.” The CEO of the Intercontinental Exchange (ICE) expects the firm’s digital asset platform Bakkt to launch later in...

Ripple Adds 11 New Universities and Extends UBRI Footprint

Ripple Adds 11 New Universities and Extends UBRI Footprint

Ripple has added 11 new universities to its University Blockchain Research Initiative (UBRI). With a strong emphasis on developing the upcoming generation of developers, the UBRI is designed to develop blockchain-focused academia and research. Ripple is extending its...

Bitcoin Approaches $3,500 as Top Cryptos See Mixed Signals

Bitcoin Approaches $3,500 as Top Cryptos See Mixed Signals

The top 20 cryptocurrencies are reporting a mix of slight gains and losses, as Bitcoin stays over the $3,450 mark. Saturday, Feb. 2: most of the top 20 cryptocurrencies are reporting a mix of slight gains and losses on the day by press time. Bitcoin (BTC) is hovering...

Crypto Exchange QuadrigaCX Missing $145 Mln After Death of Founder

Crypto Exchange QuadrigaCX Missing $145 Mln After Death of Founder

A liquidity crisis at Canadian crypto exchange QuadrigaCX is the result of lost access keys for the exchange’s cold wallets. Following the sudden death of its founder Gerry Cotten, cryptocurrency exchange QuadrigaCX is reportedly missing CA$190 million dollars ($145...