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President Donald Trump assigned a task force to investigate cryptocurrency fraud

PRESIDENT DONALD TRUMP ASSIGNED A TASK FORCE TO INVESTIGATE CRYPTOCURRENCY FRAUD

Getty Images/Pool President Donald Trump has assigned an official task force to investigate the pervasive fraud within the cryptocurrency...

Roblox expects to pay content creators $70 million this year

ROBLOX EXPECTS TO PAY CONTENT CREATORS $70 MILLION THIS YEAR

Roblox is one of the biggest games in the world due to its popularity with younger audiences. It is a free-to-play online experience...

 
 
 
Dirt Protocol raises $3M for a decentralized, blockchain-based approach to information vetting

DIRT PROTOCOL RAISES $3M FOR A DECENTRALIZED, BLOCKCHAIN-BASED APPROACH TO INFORMATION VETTING

The team at Dirt Protocol is using blockchain technology to create a new approach to verify information. The startup doesn't plan to...

Chinese travellers spent US$115 billion in overseas market through digital payment

CHINESE TRAVELLERS SPENT US$115 BILLION IN OVERSEAS MARKET THROUGH DIGITAL PAYMENT

The Chinese outbound travellers in 2017 spent US$115 billion in different overseas destinations along with 130 million outbound trips. With...

 
 
 
Hackers stole $13.5 million from cryptocurrency exchange Bancor

HACKERS STOLE $13.5 MILLION FROM CRYPTOCURRENCY EXCHANGE BANCOR

Cryptocurrency trading startup Bancor has lost roughly $13.5 million in a security breach. Hackers accessed a wallet used to upgrade...

Blockchain can solve the lootbox problem

BLOCKCHAIN CAN SOLVE THE LOOTBOX PROBLEM

GUEST: For roughly 10 years, loot boxes have come to play increasingly important role in the business models of game developers and...

 
 
 
Oasis Labs raises $45 million for ‘privacy first' cloud on blockchain

OASIS LABS RAISES $45 MILLION FOR ‘PRIVACY FIRST' CLOUD ON BLOCKCHAIN

Oasis Labs has raised $45 Million to build a “privacy-first” cloud computing platform with blockchain technology. Berkeley, California-based...

Is The Fed Creating A Dollar Shortage?

IS THE FED CREATING A DOLLAR SHORTAGE?

From Adem Tumerkan : One of the most important macro-situations that's developing right now is the looming U.S. dollar shortage. I...

 
 
 
Today's Apps Gone Free: Rolling Bolts, Change, Backgammon and More

TODAY'S APPS GONE FREE: ROLLING BOLTS, CHANGE, BACKGAMMON AND MORE

Rotate and match bolts, convert currencies, and play Backgammon with todays collection of apps and games. All app prices are subject...

'China doesn't need to punish itself for other's foolish trade policies': Wall Street warns Beijing against weakening its currency

'CHINA DOESN'T NEED TO PUNISH ITSELF FOR OTHER'S FOOLISH TRADE POLICIES': WALL STREET WARNS BEIJING AGAINST WEAKENING ITS CURRENCY

The Chinese yuan has been sinking to fresh lows versus the dollar. The People's Bank of China has tolerated the depreciation beyond...

 
 
 
If Russia wins the World Cup, blockchain startup Waves will give the team $1.5 million

IF RUSSIA WINS THE WORLD CUP, BLOCKCHAIN STARTUP WAVES WILL GIVE THE TEAM $1.5 MILLION

EXCLUSIVE: The FIFA World Cup has reached the knockout stages, and there have already been a number of high-profile upsets. Football...

The pound is 'extremely vulnerable' right now - but Goldman Sachs thinks its heading for a big jump

THE POUND IS 'EXTREMELY VULNERABLE' RIGHT NOW - BUT GOLDMAN SACHS THINKS ITS HEADING FOR A BIG JUMP

The chief investment officer of Goldman Sachs' investment management division backs a major appreciation in the value of the British...

 
 
 
7 Cheap Ways to Travel Across Europe

7 CHEAP WAYS TO TRAVEL ACROSS EUROPE

Updated: 6/26/18 | June 26th, 2018 Traveling around Europe can be fairly expensive. Airline tickets, high-speed trains, overnight trains,...

CRYPTO INSIDER: Big changes are coming to Robinhood

CRYPTO INSIDER: BIG CHANGES ARE COMING TO ROBINHOOD

Robinhood Welcome to Crypto Insider, Business Insider's roundup of all the bitcoin and cryptocurrency news you need to know today....

 
 
 
Andreessen Horowitz is launching a $300 million fund to invest in crypto - and it hired its first-ever female general partner to lead the effort

ANDREESSEN HOROWITZ IS LAUNCHING A $300 MILLION FUND TO INVEST IN CRYPTO - AND IT HIRED ITS FIRST-EVER FEMALE GENERAL PARTNER TO LEAD THE EFFORT

Andreessen Horowitz is launching a $300 million fund to invest in cryptocurrency companies and protocols, called "a16z crypto." The...

The Turkish lira went nuts after Erdogan's election victory

THE TURKISH LIRA WENT NUTS AFTER ERDOGAN'S ELECTION VICTORY

The Turkish lira climbed 3% against the dollar on Monday, following the re-election of Recep Tayyip Erdogan as President of Turkey,...

 
 
 
Why America's Trade War With China Will Be Absolutely Crippling For The U.S. Economy

WHY AMERICA'S TRADE WAR WITH CHINA WILL BE ABSOLUTELY CRIPPLING FOR THE U.S. ECONOMY

Facebook Twitter Reddit Email Can the global financial system handle a full-blown trade war between the two largest economies on the...

Ethereum Classic Jumps 20 Percent on Coinbase News

ETHEREUM CLASSIC JUMPS 20 PERCENT ON COINBASE NEWS

The cryptocurrency service Coinbase announced on Monday night it would a fifth digital asset-known as Ethereum Classic-to its trading...

 
 
 
How I book free flights using my credit point points and frequent flyer miles - it's easier than you think

HOW I BOOK FREE FLIGHTS USING MY CREDIT POINT POINTS AND FREQUENT FLYER MILES - IT'S EASIER THAN YOU THINK

The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider may receive a commission from The Points Guy Affiliate...

Argentina looks set to get a $50 billion bailout - the biggest loan in the IMF's history

ARGENTINA LOOKS SET TO GET A $50 BILLION BAILOUT - THE BIGGEST LOAN IN THE IMF'S HISTORY

The IMF said its reached an agreement to offer Argentina a $50 billion bailout. That would be the largest IMF credit line in history. A...