Category: CoinDesk

Elliott Management Corp. – an activist investor owned by billionaire Paul Singer – has plans to shake up the management at Twitter. As reported by Bloomberg on Saturday, Elliott...

Companies are telling employees to stay home. Firms are debating when to shutter the office. Health officials are asking businesses to “dust off” the pandemic playbook. But for some,...

Chinese cryptocurrency exchanges and other blockchain companies are coping with a new reality as the coronavirus outbreak continues to disrupt their daily operations.  While crypto trading, customer service and...

The Takeaway: Yemen, home to what the United Nations calls the world’s biggest humanitarian crisis, is in a state of civil war. Half of the country is controlled by...

U.S. stocks continue to reel over coronavirus-related fears, and investors are increasingly betting the Federal Reserve will slash interest rates to stabilize the economy and markets. But whether those...

What one of the worst weeks in recent history can teach us about market fundamentals, featuring prominent crypto trader Scott Melker. After weeks of not reacting to coronavirus, the...

Decentralized derivatives exchange Digitex has fallen victim to a significant data breach believed to have exposed the email addresses and possibly other information of more than 8,000 users. A...

Cryptocurrency traders are contending with volatile markets due to coronavirus. Since Feb. 25, the number of new COVID-19 cases reported in the rest of the world has surpassed new...

I’ve got some news that may sound prosaic but it’s long overdue. CoinDesk now has a masthead. When I joined CoinDesk in 2017, one of the first things I...

Decentralized autonomous organizations (DAOs) are back – at least for dogfooding purposes. Ethereum’s largest hackathon in North America, ETHDenver, showcased DAOs for event management and more. From coordinating the...