Blockchain 

Why Goldman Sachs is Wrong About Bitcoin

Bitcoin is one of the most popular cryptocurrencies out there, and it continues growing each year. The digital currency world has become popular for online transactions and enhanced security. However, some remain skeptical. Goldman Sachs recently held a briefing with investors where leaders discussed the crypto world with clients. The results, though, were not what crypto-enthusiasts were hoping for. As new tech advances the crypto world, some believe Goldman Sachs is falling behind due to its rejection of Bitcoin. On the other hand, the bank remains firm in its decision.…

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Bitcoin 

Goldman Sachs Midyear Economic-Outlook Report

Goldman Sachs appears to have mixed feelings towards Bitcoin. Earlier in 2018, the bank said it was planning on opening a BTC trading desk. Yesterday, a former Goldman Sachs executive said a Bitcoin ETF was possible. Yet, in the Goldman Sachs midyear economic-outlook report, Bitcoin was reported to decline even more than it has so far already this year. Goldman Sachs Midyear Economic-Outlook Report According to the bank’s investment strategy group, Bitcoin’s price has declined by 45% this year, and it’s not going to stop anytime soon. Why, though? Sure,…

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Cryptocurrency 

Blockchain Payment Company Veem Backed by Goldman Sachs

The blockchain payment company Veem just announced it has closed a $25 million funding round. The company closed its Series B funding round back in 2017. Veem states that Goldman Sachs and Google Ventures led the new funding round. Veem The latest round raised by the blockchain payment company Veem included a slew of new and existing investors. Silicon Valley Bank, Extol Capital, Trend Forward Capital, GV (formerly Google Ventures), Pantera Capital, and Kleiner Perkins contributed to the expansion of the company. Currently, small business owners have to deal with slow…

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Bitcoin 

Goldman Sachs CFO States Company ISN’T Ditching Bitcoin Trading Desk

If you’ve been monitoring the cryptocurrency market on a daily or weekly basis, you probably noticed that the market took a big nosedive this week. This is mostly due to the rumor going around mainstream media about Goldman Sachs (NYSE:GS) putting a stop to its Bitcoin exchange desk—a rumor that the Goldman Sachs CFO put a stop to. The story originated from Business Insider. There are other speculations as to why the market dropped, but the overall consensus comes down to panic selling because the giant investment bank pulled its crypto…

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