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Investors Swapping Bitcoin Futures for Physical BTC in Wall Street
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Investors Swapping Bitcoin Futures for Physical BTC in Wall Street

With the increase in the value of Bitcoin to over $8000, two Wall Street Institutional Investors have successfully completed the first-ever exchange of their investments in the CME’s Bitcoin futures market for an equivalent amount of the physical bitcoin asset in an EFP transaction. According to CCN, this transaction was...
Switzerland—the new Blockchain Capital?
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Switzerland—the new Blockchain Capital?

The economic minister of Switzerland, Johann Niklaus Schneider-Ammann, has laid out plans which would help cryptocurrency startups in Switzerland to get off the ground and would eventually make the country the “Blockchain Capital of the World.” Switzerland has a history of sketchy banking which it is now planning to leave behind. For...
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