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  • Prime Trust Enters Crypto Custody Race, Will Hold ‘Any’ Ethereum Token

    Prime Trust, a small U.S. financial institution that’s played a behind-the-scenes role in several dollar-backed cryptocurrencies, is entering the hotly competitive crypto custody business. Revealed exclusively to CoinDesk, the Nevada trust company quietly began offering cold storage for bitcoin in mid-July, and will announce next week that it can also handle custody for ether and any […]
    • by Ian Allison
    • August 15, 2018
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  • Coinbase, Ripple Blast Company Creating Tokens in Their Name

    Blockchain startup Swarm announced Wednesday that it was launching new “equity tokens” that would represent equity in notable blockchain startups like Coinbase and Ripple – but those companies have pushed back swiftly against the idea. The “blockchain for private equity” company published a blog post describing its new token project, with chief executive Philipp Pieper explaining […]
  • An Upcoming Cryptocurrency Is Trialling a Trio of Bitcoin Tech Advances

    “[I’m] very much waiting for you guys to finish in a sea of shitcoins.” With that, pseudonymous forum user ‘Monkeyyy’ just might have summed up the sentiment surrounding a forthcoming cryptocurrency called “grin.” Rising to renown last year as the first software implementation for a code proposal known as MimbleWimble, the idea is to start a new blockchain […]