Barry Silbert News

Barry Silbert is the founder and CEO of Digital Currency Group, a venture capital firm that focuses on the cryptocurrency market and the blockchain technology industry. Barry Silbert started investing in Bitcoin startups in 2013 as a venture capitalist and provided funding for such companies as BitPay, Coinbase and Ripple. Barry is also the creator of Bitcoin Investment Trust, which is a private, open-ended trust, that enables investors to profit from the price jumps of Bitcoin without the having to worry about buying and storing Bitcoins. Prior to founding Digital Currency Group, Silbert established Secondmarket Holdings, Inc., and worked as its Chief Executive Officer. Barry is also famous for his publications about trading illiquid assets in such journals as The Wall Street Journal, Financial Times, Fortune and Forbes.

The SegWit2x stand-off continues as SurBTC reveals its position, going back on its NYA pledges.
Barry Silbert Agreement Loses Support As SurBTC Exchange Appeals to Bitcoin Core Devs
William Suberg
Rootstock has unofficially confirmed it will launch in December this year once SegWit2x has played out.
Rootstock CEO Confirms Launch ‘By December’ After SegWit2x Hard Fork
William Suberg
Cryptocurrency owes its present success to its multidisciplinary nature. Here’s who we have to thank.
Bitcoin Owes Success to Three Different Waves of Innovators
David Dinkins
The future of the hard fork looks increasingly shaky as F2pool signals it has stopped supporting SegWit2x.
Another Bitcoin New York Agreement Partner Cancels SegWit2x Support
William Suberg
Ethereum Classic has posted its biggest gains in minutes as rumors surface of South Korean involvement.
Suddenly, Ethereum Classic Price Explodes 25% on South Korea Rumors
William Suberg
It seems as if Coinbase, the world’s largest Bitcoin wallet and trading platform, is not ready to integrate Ethereum Classic just yet.
Coinbase Clarifies, No Plans to Integrate Ethereum Classic Yet
Joseph Young
Within 24 hours, Bitcoin price recorded a staggering 13 percent surge in value. The activation of SegWit will lead to a 75 percent optimization of Bitcoin block...
Bitcoin Price Breaks $2,600 As SegWit Nearly Finalized, $3,000 In Sight
Joseph Young
Ethereum Classic has made it onto the ‘Big Three’ Chinese exchanges as users urge a deal with Coinbase.
Ethereum Classic Comes Big To China, Becomes Best Performing Crypto On Friday
William Suberg

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