digital assets

BCB Group Partners with Circle to Answer Growing Institutional Demand for USDC Stablecoin Payments, Clearing & Custody

2020-08-06T12:56:33+00:00

London, 6 August 2020 –  BCB Group, the global digital asset financial services group, and Circle, a leading global financial technology firm, today announced a partnership that will see BCB implementing the full range of Circle platform functionality to improve the speed, efficiency and cost of client payments and settlement across select parts of BCB Group. This furthers BCB’s [...]

BCB Group Partners with Circle to Answer Growing Institutional Demand for USDC Stablecoin Payments, Clearing & Custody2020-08-06T12:56:33+00:00

Podcast: Three Crypto Questions

2020-08-04T14:31:30+00:00

Our Founder and CEO joins the Three Crypto Questions podcast to talk about the state of institutional payments infrastructure in light of the launch of BLINC, our new real-time payment network. The interview covers the current status of clearing and settlement systems in institutional crypto trading and Oliver takes us through the benefits of using [...]

Podcast: Three Crypto Questions2020-08-04T14:31:30+00:00

Weekly Roundup – Bakkt | DeFi | Ethereum | Banking Meets Stablecoins

2020-08-03T12:00:29+00:00

It was an interesting weekend which saw bitcoin crash by more than $1,000 in a matter of minutes on Sunday, after touching its highest value this year of $12,000, although market sentiment remained seemingly unphased. Bitcoin has in fact risen 24% during over the course of the past month, its best July in eight years. Here's our weekly roundup of the [...]

Weekly Roundup – Bakkt | DeFi | Ethereum | Banking Meets Stablecoins2020-08-03T12:00:29+00:00

The Money Movement Show: Banking Meets Stablecoins

2020-08-04T11:28:04+00:00

Our Founder and CEO, Oliver von Landsberg-Sadie, joined Circle's CEO and co-founder Jeremy Allaire last week to discuss how banking is meeting stablecoins. The episode is very relevant to some of the catalysts driving the current crypto bull market - OCC guidance and expectation of more banks getting into crypto; ETH rally fuelled by killer apps of stablecoins and [...]

The Money Movement Show: Banking Meets Stablecoins2020-08-04T11:28:04+00:00

Weekly Roundup – BLINC Launch | OCC Announcement | Coinbase Review | Avanti

2020-07-27T13:06:03+00:00

At last the day has arrived! We're thrilled to announce the launch of BLINC, the innovation transforming the digital assets industry. Last week we saw a number of positive developments announced in the crypto space, here's our weekly roundup of the industry news and big reads. BCB Group Pioneers BLINC, the First Network to Enable Free, Instant Settlement across Multiple [...]

Weekly Roundup – BLINC Launch | OCC Announcement | Coinbase Review | Avanti2020-07-27T13:06:03+00:00

BCB Group pioneers BLINC, the first network to enable free, instant settlement across multiple digital and fiat currencies

2020-07-27T12:20:47+00:00

London, 27 July 2020 – BCB Group, leading digital asset financial services group, today announced the launch of BLINC, one of the first real-time payments networks of its kind to allow free, real-time transactions across fiat and digital currencies. The world’s oldest active cryptocurrency exchange Bitstamp is set to become the first exchange to enable [...]

BCB Group pioneers BLINC, the first network to enable free, instant settlement across multiple digital and fiat currencies2020-07-27T12:20:47+00:00

Weekly Roundup – BLINC Countdown | Twitter Hack | CBDCs | DeFi $

2020-07-20T13:33:41+00:00

It was the week of the twitter hack when a wide array of Twitter accounts owned by popular figures, large companies and crypto exchanges were targeted on Wednesday. The Twitter attackers managed to defraud people of more than $100,000 worth of bitcoin but data from some the world's biggest bitcoin exchanges shows they could have [...]

Weekly Roundup – BLINC Countdown | Twitter Hack | CBDCs | DeFi $2020-07-20T13:33:41+00:00

Weekly Roundup – Coinbase IPO | Crypto Facilities | DeFi Market Surge

2020-07-13T12:48:40+00:00

A week of extremes: Last week, we saw events in 2020 turn even stranger when the price of spoof cryptocurrency Dogecoin spiked hard all week thanks to a viral challenge on TikTok. And bitcoin’s one-year correlation to the S&P 500 hit record highs as the leading cryptocurrency continued to trade in lockstep with traditional financial markets, reaching a multi-year high of 0.79 on Wednesday, according [...]

Weekly Roundup – Coinbase IPO | Crypto Facilities | DeFi Market Surge2020-07-13T12:48:40+00:00

Blockchat Podcast – Digital Assets and the Changing World of Finance

2020-07-15T14:49:07+00:00

Catch our Founder and CEO Oliver von Landsberg Sadie joins the latest episode of Blockchat with Iconic Holding's Patrick Lowry, as they explore the banking needs of crypto companies, how the FCA is tackling regulation in the space and how BCB is servicing the major crypto exchanges.

Blockchat Podcast – Digital Assets and the Changing World of Finance2020-07-15T14:49:07+00:00

Weekly Roundup – Ernst & Young | Komainu | 2020 a Good Year for BTC?

2020-06-22T14:49:48+00:00

Over the past week we learnt that Trump told John Bolton to clamp down on bitcoin and that crypto card issuer Wirecard is missing $2.1B in what's being dubbed the ‘German Enron’ scandal, meanwhile, New York Fed economists declared bitcoin “just another example of fiat money.” Here's our weekly roundup of the industry news and big reads.   Ernst and Young Release [...]

Weekly Roundup – Ernst & Young | Komainu | 2020 a Good Year for BTC?2020-06-22T14:49:48+00:00