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Europe is killing it in crypto

In the race to be the world's crypto capital, European countries are crushing peers in the US and Asia. The value of "token sales" in Europe is about $4.1 billion, far above the $2.6 billion in the US and $2.3 billion in Asia.
Ripple's Chris Larsen

Ripple’s Chris Larsen makes Forbes 400 as the world’s richest crypto tycoon

Forbes estimates Larsen's current net worth to be $2.1 billion.
Jensen Huang, CEO of Nvidia, shows the Drive Pegasus robotaxi AI computer at his keynote address at CES

Nvidia hits at an all-time high after Goldman Sachs says it sees a big opportunity in gaming cards

Nvidia shares hit an all-time high Monday after Goldman Sachs said it sees tremendous growth opportunities with its gaming cards.
'Stablecoins' are hot.

The crypto world is going wild for ‘stablecoins’ — here’s everything you need to know about them

'Stablecoins' are the hottest thing in crypto right now, with over 50 projects in development. A 'stablecoin' is a cryptocurrency that's price is pegged to a real-world asset like gold or the dollar. Here's a guide to what they're used for, how they work, and why people are excited about them.
Benjamin Dives, London Block Exchange CEO.

A UK startup is planning to develop a ‘crypto pound’ as the sector goes crazy for ‘stablecoins’

The London Block Exchange plans to launch a new cryptocurrency pegged to the pound: LBXPeg. One-for-one sterling reserves will be held in a segregated bank account.

Chinese bitcoin mining giant Bitmain had revenues of $2.8 billion in the first half of the year

Chinese crypto mining company Bitmain has filed IPO documents with the Hong Kong Stock Exchange. The preliminary documents show Bitmain had revenues of $2.8 billion in the first half of 2018.
Chairman and CEO of Morgan Stanley James P. Gorman participates in a panel discussion at the New York Times 2015 DealBook Conference at the Whitney Museum of American Art on November 3, 2015 in New York City.

Morgan Stanley is reportedly getting ready to offer clients exposure to bitcoin with a new trading product

Morgan Stanley is diving deeper into the world of cryptocurrencies and is planning to offer trading of a new product tied to bitcoin, according to a Bloomberg News report.

A cryptocurrency created as a joke about a dog meme is surging while other coins are tanking

The outlandish surge of Dogecoin comes soon after it was added to the popular trading app, Robinhood, in mid-July. The token's rise may also be attributed to a recently released demo demonstrating a successful bridge that links Ethereum and Dogecoin network.
A small toy figure is seen on representations of the Bitcoin virtual currency in this illustration picture, December 26, 2017.

Coinbase, the cryptocurrency powerhouse, has doubled its staff to 500 even amid bitcoin market rout

BI PRIME: Coinbase, a cryptocurrency exchange, in recent weeks hit its target to double its staff in 2018.

Crypto exchanges are set to rake in twice as much money as last year even though bitcoin is down 51%

Cryptocurrency exchanges are making money hand-over-fist this year, despite a bear market that's gripped the market for digital currencies.