Category: NYSE

Bakkt Launch Set for July, Testing to Start Soon

The much-awaited launch of the Intercontinental Exchange (ICE) backed Bakkt has been confirmed by the company for July 2019. In an announcement on 13 May 2019, Bakkt revealed they will be starting user acceptance tests soon and aim to bring a new level of efficiency to the crypto market. It’s […]

ICE’s Bakkt Seeking for NYDFS in a Bid to Finally Get Regulatory Approval

Photo: Coinspeaker The launch of ICE’s Bakkt platform is facing several roadblocks despite the company initiating several measures. The Bakkt announcement in August 2018 created huge euphoria in the crypto community. However, regulatory hurdles have caused the crypto exchange to delay its plans several times. According to a Bloomberg report […]

VC Firms are Pouring Huge Money in Crypto Starups, Coinbase Unveils 2018 Earning

Photo: Rian Castillo / Flickr Big corporations and venture capital companies are pouring huge sums of money in crypto and blockchain startups, says a Reuters report. While not exposing themselves directly to the volatile crypto assets, the big corporations are supporting startups developing protocols for blockchain and crypto. So far […]

Uber’s IPO Filing Discloses $1.8B Loss, Raising Worries

Uber out-paced its rising competitor Lyft by more than $9 billion in revenue and at least 60 million users. That all could be seen from Uber’s S-1, the company has filed its IPO paperwork with the Securities and Exchange Commission on Thursday. In order to pitch its business to investors, […]

SpaceX’s Falcon Heavy Completes First Commercial Mission and Now You Can Buy Stocks

Photo: SpaceX This was the second flight for Falcon Heavy, which became the most powerful rocket in use in the world after SpaceX’s successful test flight in February 2018. That launch was purely demonstration — Thursday represents the first revenue-generating flight, during which SpaceX managed to land all three of […]

U.S. SEC Delays Its Decision on Bitwise and VanEck Bitcoin ETF Application to May

The U.S. securities regulator continues to remain firm on its decision of not approving the Bitcoin ETF anytime soon. Next window for ETF decision now in May 2019. The never-ending uncertainty on the arrival of Bitcoin ETF to the market continues further! On Saturday, March 30, the U.S. Securities and […]

Former IBM and Cisco Executive Tom Noonan to Join Bakkt as Chairman of Board

Kelly Loeffler, the CEO of institutional trading platform Bakkt, announced that former cybersecurity expert at IBM, Cisco and Endgame Tom Noonan will become the chairman of its board of directors. The development was reported in a Medium post published on March 29. Per the announcement, the founder, chairman and CEO […]