Why the Robinhood Revolution Is the Future of Finance, Feat. Jill Carlson

Far from a fly-by-night, uneducated mania, the new day trader class represents a much more significant force for how public markets are changing.

Venezuela’s Maduro Shafted From Gold Storage, Self-Sovereign BTC Shines

Venezuela’s allegedly corrupt leader, Nicolás Maduro, recently lost a court battle involving approximately $1 billion of gold.  “The UK High Court has ruled against Venezuela’s government in a legal battle over access to $1bn (£820m) of gold stored in the Bank of England,” BBC said in a July 2...

Coinbase’s ’Data Plumber’ Denies All Allegations

A source close to Plaid — the company that serves as a “data plumber” to Coinbase, Robin Hood, Square’s Cash App and many others — denied all allegations of the class-action complaint that was recently filed. The entire complaint hinges on the allegation that Plaid sells user data to the “highest...

US Banking Regulator Invites Innovators to Talk Tech Virtually

Per a July 2 announcement, the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency (OCC) and the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) are opening up virtual hours for industry players looking to discuss innovation and new technologies in banking.  More venues for crypto to meet with regulators The new meetings...

The Word Stimulus Means ‘Buy Bitcoin’ For This Exec

Parker Lewis, Unchained Capital’s head of business development, said he sees recent government stimulus talk as a sign that it’s time to pick up more Bitcoin (BTC).  “Every time that I hear a new trillion-dollar stimulus will be announced, I immediately buy Bitcoin,” Lewis told Morgan Creek Digital co-founder...

Austrian Crypto Users Will Soon Be Able to Spend Crypto at 2,500 Locations

Crypto holders in Austria will soon be able to spend their coins at more than 2,500 points of acceptance using A1 Payment — one of the largest mobile network operators in the country. According to an announcement made by Austrian fintech firm Salamantex, its Crypto Payment Service Software is now integrated...

‘Running Drivenet:’ Bitcoin Proponent Discusses the Benefits of Drivechain Versus Lightning Network

During the last few days, a number of cryptocurrency supporters have been discussing Paul Sztorc’s Drivechain project, also referred to as “Drivenet.” The Drivechain project has been a work in progress for years now, and just recently Sztorc published a new version of the Drivenet software. On June 29,...

Learn How To Build a Long-Term Trading Strategy in This Week’s Crypto Markets Show Live!

In our latest crypto market show live, popular traders and youtubers Benjamin Coates and Tyler D. Coates will be discussing long-term trading strategies and how to take profit from major trends in the crypto market.  The crypto market has been trading sideways for a few weeks, which...

Bitcoin News Roundup for July 2, 2020

With traditional markets moving up and BTC sticking to its recent tight trading range, Markets Daily is back with another bitcoin news roundup.

MetaMask Enhances User Privacy With New Wallet Update

MetaMask, a popular Ether (ETH) wallet and browser extension, has just released a new major application upgrade. Announcing the news on July 2, MetaMask outlined that the new update, MetaMask Version 8, offers a number of new features like enhanced privacy control and a new account-login system. MetaMask users...