stablecoin

Coinbase is now valued at $8B after closing new $300M round

Even in a bear market, investors see money in crypto. Crypto exchange Coinbase says it is now valued at over $8 billion after it closed a new $300 million round of funding to “accelerate the adoption

Binance Pauses Tether Withdrawals After Denying Delist Rumor

Binance suspended tether withdrawals Monday after pushing back against rumors that the exchange would delist the stablecoin.
PwC Is Backing a USD Stablecoin Cryptocurrency in Challenge to Tether

PwC Is Backing a USD Stablecoin Cryptocurrency in Challenge to Tether

It will "usher in the next 100 million users of crypto assets."
New York state approves two dollar-based cryptocurrencies

New York state approves two dollar-based cryptocurrencies

Today, New York approved the first digital currencies that are tied to the US dollar, called "stablecoins." These cryptocurrencies avoid the price volatility of their brethren by being pegged to
Winklevoss Twins Win Regulatory Approval for State Street-Backed, Dollar-Pegged Cryptocurrency

Winklevoss Twins Win Regulatory Approval for State Street-Backed, Dollar-Pegged Cryptocurrency

Wall Street regulator has green-lit two "stablecoins": Gemini Dollar and another one from ItBit exchange.
Winklevoss Twins Win Regulatory Approval for State Street-Backed, Dollar-Pegged Cryptocurrency

Winklevoss Twins Win Regulatory Approval for State Street-Backed, Dollar-Pegged Cryptocurrency

Wall Street regulator has green-lit two "stablecoins": Gemini Dollar and another one from ItBit exchange.
IBM Is Working With a ‘Crypto Dollar’ Stablecoin

IBM Is Working With a ‘Crypto Dollar’ Stablecoin

The stablecoin will run on the Stellar Lumens blockchain network.
Stablecoin TrueUSD passes $12 million in circulation in just 2 months

Stablecoin TrueUSD passes $12 million in circulation in just 2 months

EXCLUSIVE: “Stablecoins are the new black,” according to a number of well-known commenters in the cryptocurrency world. And there’s a reason for that. Whether it be Saga, SwissRealCoin, Havven, or a

Bain, Lightspeed Back First ICO With $133 Million Basis Funding

There are many stablecoins, but only one that has one investor who busted a central bank and another who used to help run one. Also, Google and Bain.

500 Startups Backs $500k Seed Round for Stablecoin Project

Blockchain startup Stably has garnered $500,000 in seed funding to launch its stablecoin.

$125 Million Raised in Basecoin SAFT Sale, SEC Filing Shows

Basecoin developer Intangible Labs raised $125 million in a SAFT sale, SEC filings show.
Saga lands $30 million to create a new breed of stable cryptocurrency

Saga lands $30 million to create a new breed of stable cryptocurrency

The creation of a stable cryptocurrency is a challenge many blockchain startups are rising to, using various methodologies. The latest entrant is Saga, which just landed $30 million to fund the
Havven secures $25 million to solve cryptocurrency volatility

Havven secures $25 million to solve cryptocurrency volatility

EXCLUSIVE: Cryptocurrencies are changing the world, but not without encountering some challenges. One major issue? Volatility. Today, Havven, a decentralised payment network and stablecoin, announced
Estonia’s going ahead with its plan to be the first country to launch an ICO

Estonia’s going ahead with its plan to be the first country to launch an ICO

Estonia is pursuing its plan to become the first country to launch a crypto-token, even after Europe’s top banker slapped down the idea when it…