Coinbase CEO Wins Patent for Sending Bitcoin Directly from Emails

Coinbase CEO Brian Armstrong has won a U.S. patent for a development that makes sending bitcoin as simple as sending an email. 

Canada’s Great North Data Files for Bankruptcy Owing Millions

Great North Data, a company that ran bitcoin mining and AI processing data centers in Canada, has filed for bankruptcy.

Canadian Fund Manager 3iQ Lists Preliminary Prospectus for Bitcoin Fund

Canadian investment fund manager 3iQ has filed the preliminary for its bitcoin fund as the subsequent stage toward an initial public offering (IPO).

Bitcoin ATM Company Collaborates With Biggest Shopping Mall Operator in US

Miami-based Bitcoin (BTC) automatic teller machines (ATM) company Bitstop has joined forces with the biggest shopping center administrator in the United States, Simon Malls, to install Bitcoin ATMs at a few areas. 

Fidelity Digital Assets Obtains Trust Charter from NYDFS

Fidelity Digital Asset Services has acquired a trust company charter from the New York Department of Financial Services (NYDFS).

Canaan Creative Makes $13M in Net Profit for Q3 2019

Canaan Creative has generated 94 million yuan, or around $13 million, in net profit for the third quarter of 2019.

Investment Fund Manager 3IQ to List Bitcoin Fund on Major Canadian Stock Exchanges

Investment fund manager 3IQ got a favorable ruling before a panel of the Ontario Securities Commission (OSC) for its Bitcoin Fund.

Aluminum Giant Rusal Pivots to Bitcoin Mining After U.S. Sanctions

A Russian aluminum plant is turning to bitcoin mining after U.S. sanctions constrained the plant to close down last year.

Coinplug Raises $6.4M from Major Korean Banks

Coinplug has secured 7.5 billion won, or about $6.4 million, from venture arms of major local financial institutions.

Galaxy Digital Asset Management to Launch 2 Bitcoin Funds in November

A division of Galaxy Digital, Galaxy Digital Asset Management, is introducing two bitcoin funds in November, as per a source familiar with the matter.

Binance Raises Leverage to 125x for Release of Bitcoin-Tether Futures

Binance's futures exchange is increasing leverage to 125x with the introduction of bitcoin (BTC)/tether (USDT) contracts today. 

Bitstop Installs Bitcoin ATM at Miami International Airport

Bitcoin (BTC) ATM company Bitstop installed one of its machines at the Miami International Airport.

CME Group Says Bitcoin Futures Growing Demand from Institutional Investors

Chicago-based exchange operator CME Group stated its bitcoin futures contracts increased in popularity last quarter.

CoinShares, Blockchain Put Gold on Bitcoin Sidechain

CoinShares, a digital asset manager, is putting gold on the bitcoin blockchain. 

Asset Manager Stone Ridge Files SEC Prospectus for Cash-Settled Bitcoin Futures Fund

Another bitcoin futures product is brewing, as indicated by a Stone Ridge Asset Management filing with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission.