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Jen Wieczner / Fortune:
Apr 24, 2018, 12:10 AMIn context
Jen Wieczner / Fortune:
Mark Karpelès, the CEO of Mt. Gox until its 2014 bankruptcy, becomes CTO of Denver-based London Trust Media, which owns the popular Private Internet Access VPN   —  Mark Karpelès, the CEO who presided over Bitcoin exchange Mt. Gox until it went bankrupt in 2014, has had a hard time finding work for the last four years.
Apr 23, 2018, 2:45 PMIn context
Polina Marinova / Fortune:
Blockchain Capital says it accepted $25M of Ripple's XRP coin to go alongside its newly raised $150M fund   —  This article originally ran in Term Sheet, Fortune's newsletter about deals and dealmakers.  Sign up here.  —  Ripple, the fintech startup behind the XRP coin …
Apr 11, 2018, 11:55 AMIn context
David Meyer / Fortune:
Leader of hacker gang known as Carbanak, who used malware attacks to steal €1B+ from banks and ATMs, caught in Spain   —  For the past five years, a gang of hackers known as Carbanak has been targeting banks around the world, stealing well over $1 billion in total.
Mar 26, 2018, 8:30 AMIn context
Lucinda Shen / Fortune:
Twitter and Square CEO Jack Dorsey says he believes bitcoin will eventually become the world's single currency, but it will probably take over ten years   —  Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey isn't pulling his punches on Bitcoin.  —  While J.P. Morgan CEO Jamie Dimon sees promise in blockchain …
Mar 22, 2018, 2:25 PMIn context
David Meyer / Fortune:
The European Commission proposes a 3% tax on EU revenues of companies with global annual revenues of €750M+, like Google, Facebook, and Amazon   —  The European Commission wants to see big tech firms pay a 3% tax on some of their revenues.  This is a major break from the traditional way of calculating tax based on profits.
Mar 21, 2018, 9:00 AMIn context
Robert Hackett / Fortune:
Garrett Camp proposes Eco, a cryptocurrency that would run on verified nodes at universities and research institutes and have collective mining incentives   —  In November, Garrett Camp had just returned from his first trip to Africa—an “eye-opening” experience, he said …
Mar 1, 2018, 6:30 PMIn context
Robert Hackett / Fortune:
Profile of Circle, a Goldman Sachs and Baidu-backed cryptocurrency-focused financial services firm, as it buys crypto exchange Poloniex, source says for ~$400M   —  Circle, a cryptocurrency-focused financial-services firm, will announce today that it is buying crypto exchange Poloniex …
Feb 26, 2018, 8:25 AMIn context
Robert Hackett / Fortune:
Cybersecurity company PhishMe acquired by private equity firms BlackRock and Pamplona Capital Management for $400M and rebranded as Cofense   —  The trend of private equity firms snapping up cybersecurity businesses continues.  —  BlackRock and Pamplona Capital Management have jointly acquired PhishMe …
Feb 26, 2018, 8:00 AMIn context
Jeff John Roberts / Fortune:
How the US Marshals Service ends up selling hundreds of millions of dollars worth of cryptocurrency, seized in criminal cases by various federal agencies   —  When Alexandre Cazes hanged himself in a Thai jail cell in July, the 25-year-old left behind the trappings of a big-league drug dealer …
Feb 22, 2018, 9:15 AMIn context

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