WHERE TO WATCH
IBM Teams Up With Stellar in Blockchain Push
March 14, 2019
IBM is stepping up its focus on blockchain. The tech giant has several letters of intent with major banks to release digital currencies. Jesse Lund, Global VP of IBM Blockchain, joined Cheddar to discuss Big Blue's crypto strategy.
WTF Is the Fed?!
Aug 22, 2019
'Remains to be Seen' if Bakkt Crypto Exchange Will Live Up to Hype
Last year, the Intercontinental Exchange teased that its new venture Bakkt could soon bring bitcoin into the mainstream. Frank Chaparro, Director of News at The Block, says it remains to be seen if Bakkt will deliver on its promises.
Aug 15, 2019
This Week in Crypto: Binance Nears U.S. Launch, China Weighs Own Digital Currency
Malta-based cryptocurrency exchange Binance will launch its U.S. division within the next two months, according to CEO Changpeng Zhao. Plus China is considering the launch of its own cryptocurrency. And the upcoming crypto derivatives exchange Blade scored funding from big names in the crypto community, including Coinbase.
Aug 22, 2019
Could Crypto Be on the Agenda at Fed Meeting in Wyoming?
The Fed's annual symposium in Jackson Hole, Wyoming kicked off Thursday for central bankers, finance ministers, academics, and financial market participants. It remains to be seen whether cryptocurrencies are on the agenda, even though they have been a hot topic for central bankers across several jurisdictions. Jesse Powell, co-founder and CEO of Kraken Exchange, joined Cheddar to discuss.