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Overstock CEO Patrick Byrne sat down with Business Insider’s Sara Silverstein to discuss the company’s ICO – tZERO – passing $US100 million, the tokenization of Wall Street, and what people get wrong about blockchain.
Here are the current crypto prices:
- Online retailer Overstock has raised $US100 million for its ICO it says will replace Wall Street
- But at the same time, Overstock plunged after reporting the SEC asked for information about its ICO
- Square’s competitors are ‘stuck in the past’ when it comes to bitcoin payments
- Richard Sherman says he got interested in crypto after he missed out on making millions
- A $US1 trillion money manager is looking to put crypto into some of its portfolios
- The top financial watchdog is going after the ICO market with a wave of subpoenas
- The US Commodity Futures Trading Commission runs into tough ethical questions on cryptos
- Banks have a big appetite to join JPMorgan’s blockchain party