Tag Archive: Circle Financial

  • Goldman Sachs-backed Circle Buys Poloniex Cryptocurrency Exchange for $400M Bitcoin, Bitcoin Businesses, Breaking News, News, News teaser

    Goldman Sachs-backed Circle Buys Poloniex Cryptocurrency Exchange for $400M

    Circle, the peer-to-peer payment services startup, has reportedly bought exchange Poloniex for $400 million. Job Done Between Circle And Polo According to Fortune editor Robert Hackett who leaked the news in advance, an official statement will follow Monday. The takeover means a cryptocurrency exchange is now under direct ownership of a Goldman Sachs funded company. Hackett wrote on Twitter earlier this morning: Rumors have swirled in recent weeks that Circle has been in talks to

    · February 26, 2018 · 11:30 am
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    Circle in Hot Water Again as Users Flag 50+ Fake App Reviews

    Circle Financial’s images problems continue after its iOS app received over 50 five-star reviews in three days after a sling of one-star feedback. Circle Reviews: ‘So Quick, So Easy, So Fun’ The UK-based wallet provider, which made the news in December after CEO Jeremy Allaire announced a move away from Bitcoin, is already suspected of being party to fake reviews. “Circle makes sending money so quick, so easy, so fun,” an example suspect review posted

    · January 9, 2017 · 4:00 am
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    Goldman Sachs Spent $50M and All It Got Was This Lousy (Fiat) Startup

    Developers and commentators have hit back at Circle CEO Jeremy Allaire after he announced his startup is permanently divorcing itself from Bitcoin. CEO Allaire: Bitcoin ‘Essentially Gridlock’ Allaire’s payments provider, once the darling of Blockchain investors, will instead focus on using the Blockchain for fiat money transfers. “The story is one of essentially gridlock amongst core developers, while mainstream companies are using this technology,” he told the Wall Street Journal Wednesday. “We’ve been deeply frustrated with that

    · December 8, 2016 · 7:00 am
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    Boston Opens Doors To FinTech And Bitcoin Development

    The city of Boston is making headway in the land of financial tech and blockchain technology. Just recently organizations from the region have announced plans to delve more into the study of distributed ledgers and digital finance. Boston has been home to a few companies who have already started invigorating this tech into the city’s environment. Also read: ShapeShift.io Adds Tether USD To Its Instant Exchange State Street Financial Researching Blockchain Technology The corporate financial

    · November 21, 2015 · 9:39 am