Stellar’s $125 million XLM air-drop explained by Blockchain’s Chief Legal Officer

Marco Santori, Blockchain’s Chief Legal Officer and a fintech advisor to the IMF, gave his insight on the recent XLM air-drop, which is the “largest air-drop/giveaway in history” of cryptocurrencies. According to the company’s official website, the first air-drop is scheduled to happen this week. The company intends to give […]

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Circle Names Former Homeland Security Official as Chief Legal Officer | BTCMANAGER

Gus Coldebella, a former acting general counsel of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security, is now the new Chief Legal Officer of trading startup Circle Internet Financial Ltd., the company announced in a blog post on September 6, 2018. New Addition to the Company According to a blog post written […]

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Bitpay COO Believes Bitcoin is "Working" as Means of Payment

Bitpay’s chief operating officer, Sonny Singh, recently attested to the efficacy of bitcoin as a means of payment, stating that “bitcoin is being used all around the world for things other than speculation and trading.” The COO also reported that Bitpay processed $1.2 billion USD worth of bitcoin payment in […]

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Bitpay COO Believes Bitcoin is "Working" as Means of Payment

Bitpay’s chief operating officer, Sonny Singh, recently attested to the efficacy of bitcoin as a means of payment, stating that “bitcoin is being used all around the world for things other than speculation and trading.” The COO also reported that Bitpay processed $1.2 billion USD worth of bitcoin payment in […]

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Tether Announces Appointment of New Chief Compliance Officer

Tether has announced the appointed of Leonardo Real, a former anti-money laundering (AML) quality control manager at Bank of Montreal, as the company’s new chief compliance officer (CSO). The announcement comes just one week after Phil Potter, one of Tether’s directors, announced that he will be leaving sister company, Bitfinex. […]

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Post Poloniex, Circle Hires Ex-Square Exec As Its New Chief Financial Officer

Payment services startup Circle announced it has hired former Square, Boxed, and Salesforce executive Naeem Ishaq as its new CFO, Treasurer & EVP of Risk in a blog post published March 26. Ishaq, whose background Circle CEO Jeremy Allaire describes as “noteworthy and highly relevant for Circle,” joins the company […]

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