Blockchain

Interest Account

May 28th, 2020

Introducing the Interest Account Deposit bitcoin and watch it grow up to 4.5% annually Last week we announced the Interest Account: a way for customers to deposit bitcoin and watch it earn interest. Today we’re excited to begin rolling out the feature for our customers around the world. We know that many of our customers are long-term holders…

The Blockchain 2020 Experience

May 20th, 2020

The next era of crypto and 1B wallets by 2030 Earlier today we held an event with investors, media, and prime clients to discuss the state of Blockchain.com, how far we’ve come over the past 9 years, and how we plan on getting to 1B wallets by 2030. If you have time, I recommend watching the…

Crypto & Corona

May 11th, 2020

The coronavirus crisis is catalysing socio-economic and technological trends that will accelerate crypto adoption. There’s no doubt that the coronavirus crisis has impacted cryptocurrency markets dramatically. I won’t forget being woken-up in the early hours of March 12th by a phone call informing me that the bitcoin market had just “broken”, following an unprecedented price…

May Market Outlook

May 8th, 2020

Sell in May and Go Away? Last month we published our first monthly market outlook with insights, analysis, and perspectives on crypto and the broader financial markets. We received a very positive response to the April Outlook and as we head into May we’re pleased to offer you our latest thoughts on a variety of topics,…

Announcing Blockchain.com’s new Chief Operating Officer and Chief Strategy Officer

April 29th, 2020

At Blockchain.com we’re on a mission to build a financial system for the internet that empowers anyone in the world to control their money. Times of crisis put leaders to the test. Through the last few weeks of the incredible challenge, volatility, and truly unprecedented uncertainty, our globally-distributed leadership team has impressed me in their ability…

Going for Gold?

April 28th, 2020

A Research Primer on Gold-Backed Crypto Tokens The investment case for gold, an analysis of gold-backed tokens compared to other ways of owning gold, and gold vs bitcoin. Introduction With the current COVID-19 crisis, and unprecedented monetary and stimulus response, many investors have turned their attention towards hard assets such as bitcoin and gold. Over the last…

How to avoid crypto scams on social media

April 8th, 2020

Social media is a great way to connect with others, stay informed and express yourself. But like everything in life, there are those out there who will try to use it to their advantage. In the past few weeks, there’s been an increase in bad actors on social media, sometimes impersonating Blockchain.com accounts. We want…

Introducing the new Blockchain monthly newsletter — April Edition: “After the Dust Settles”

April 6th, 2020

The quality of information and data in crypto has improved in recent years, so you may be asking why another monthly newsletter? There are still some big data and analysis gaps in crypto. Crypto markets are nowhere near as widely served with reliable research and data as traditional markets. Indeed, the March 12–13th crypto stress…

Intro to Crypto by Blockchain.com

March 26th, 2020

People new to the world of cryptocurrency and blockchain technology often ask us where they can learn more. If you are also a newcomer, or someone who is less comfortable with new technologies, you a) are in good company and b) have come to the right place. Below we have assembled some of the most helpful…

Our AMA on COVID-19 with Dr. Kaveh Kavoosi

March 25th, 2020

Yesterday, Nic and I hosted a virtual webinar with a close friend and Emergency Room physician, Dr. Kaveh Kavoosi, who is on the front lines in the fight against COVID-19 in Canada. With so much uncertainty and misinformation, I wanted to ensure all teams, our families, and our community have access to high-quality information and guidance…