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Matthew De Silva

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Matthew has a passion for law and technology. He graduated from Georgetown University, where he studied international economics and music. Matthew enjoys biking and listening to tech podcasts. He lives in Los Angeles.
NEWS
business and finance

Western Union CEO Airs Frustrations With Ripple

Jun 15th, 2018
Matthew De Silva
XRP isn’t helping Western Union cut costs.
NEWS
business and finance

Cboe Appears Poised For Ether Futures After SEC Director’s Statements

Jun 15th, 2018
Matthew De Silva
Marty, we’re going back to the futures!
NEWS
cryptocurrencies and tokens

SEC Director Believes Ether (Today) Is Not A Security

Jun 14th, 2018
Matthew De Silva
But let’s not get ahead of ourselves.
NEWS
cryptocurrencies and tokens

University of Texas Study Links Tether To Bitcoin Price Manipulation

Jun 13th, 2018
Matthew De Silva
On Monday, researchers from the University of Texas at Austin published a study indicating that Tether was used to unduly influence bitcoin’s 2017 ascent. Their paper seems to confirm what many have believed for months, if not years, that cryptocurrency markets are susceptible to manipulation.
NEWS
world

FATF To Consider Binding Rules For Cryptocurrency Exchanges

Jun 12th, 2018
Matthew De Silva
Later this month, the Financial Action Task Force will review whether its June 2015 guidelines for cryptocurrency exchanges remain sufficient. FATF may opt for a binding framework.
NEWS
wallets and exchanges

Coinbase Plans To List Ethereum Classic

Jun 12th, 2018
Matthew De Silva
“We are pleased to announce our intention to add support for Ethereum Classic (ETC) to Coinbase in the coming months,” the exchange wrote on Monday.
NEWS
business and finance

Apple Prohibits App-Based Cryptocurrency Mining

Jun 11th, 2018
Matthew De Silva
At least mining software won’t be responsible for draining your iPhone’s battery.
NEWS
wallets and exchanges

CFTC Subpoenas Cryptocurrency Exchanges In Bitcoin Futures Investigation

Jun 11th, 2018
Matthew De Silva
Bitstamp, Coinbase, itBit, and Kraken were targeted. The future’s looking a bit dim.
NEWS
business and finance

E*Trade Explores Blockchain Despite CIO’s Doubts

Jun 9th, 2018
Matthew De Silva
“It feels more like a solution waiting for tangible problems to emerge,” said E-Trade CIO Lance Braunstein. “We don’t have a dying need to use blockchain.”
NEWS
world

High Time For Diplomacy: PotCoin To Sponsor Rodman Trip During US-North Korea Meeting

Jun 8th, 2018
Matthew De Silva
On Friday, former basketball star Dennis Rodman shared that he’ll be in Singapore for a pivotal meeting between the United States and North Korea. For the second time in as many years, PotCoin is helping Rodman pursue his diplomatic aims.
NEWS
business and finance

Questions About A Potential Bitmain IPO

Jun 7th, 2018
Matthew De Silva
The company behind some of the world’s most popular cryptocurrency mining chips and one of the world’s largest bitcoin mining pools is open to going public.
NEWS
business and finance

[UPDATED] Round 2: VanEck and SolidX Continue Pursuit Of Bitcoin ETF

Jun 6th, 2018
Matthew De Silva
Insured to a degree against theft or loss, the proposed VanEck SolidX Bitcoin Trust ETF aims to assuage the SEC’s concerns about cryptocurrency-linked financial products. The ETF would use a price index based on over-the-counter cryptocurrency trading desks located in the US, as opposed to the prices generated through trading activity on cryptocurrency exchanges.
opinion

ICOs: Rethinking The Wisdom Of The Crowd

Jun 6th, 2018
Matthew De Silva
In the last year, initial coin offerings attracted billions of dollars in cryptocurrency capital from retail investors. Some folks have hailed ICOs as democratizing startup investment opportunities, but the system is not without its flaws.
NEWS
law and legislation

Ex-SEC Chair Mary Jo White To Represent Ripple In Lawsuit Alleging XRP Securities Classification

Jun 4th, 2018
Matthew De Silva
Go big or go home.
NEWS
business and finance

A Blockchain Perspective On Microsoft's $7.5B Purchase Of GitHub

Jun 4th, 2018
Matthew De Silva
The deal could shake up how blockchain and Ethereum developers choose to collaborate. Andreessen Horowitz wins big.
NEWS
cryptocurrencies and tokens

‘Estcoin’ Is Not A National Cryptocurrency, At Least Not Anymore

Jun 1st, 2018
Matthew De Silva
It was all a dream. After drawing rebukes from banking authorities, including the ECB president and Estonian central bank governor, Estcoin appears dead in the water.
NEWS
business and finance

Amid Financial Troubles, Monster Inc Plots $300M ICO

May 31st, 2018
Matthew De Silva
Bleeding cash? Have you thought about an ICO?
NEWS
cryptocurrencies and tokens

Hackers Make Puzzling XRP Ransom Demand

May 31st, 2018
Matthew De Silva
After compromising the personal information of approximately 90,000 customers at two Canadian banks, hackers demanded $1 million of XRP for the supposedly safe return of the data. While we’ve grown more accustomed to bitcoin-based ransoms, criminals may be attracted to the liquidity in the altcoin market and the lax KYC protocols on some of the international cryptocurrency exchanges that support them.
NEWS
opinion

Ethereum Classic Forks Away From ‘Difficulty Bomb’

May 30th, 2018
Matthew De Silva
Developers for Ethereum Classic, a vestigial chain in the cryptocurrency community, have reportedly eliminated the network’s ‘difficulty bomb,’ an original feature of the Ethereum blockchain intended to make proof-of-work mining more challenging.
NEWS
law and legislation

SEC’s Latest ICO Complaint Could Hint At Utility Token Debate

May 29th, 2018
Matthew De Silva
ETHNews spoke with attorney Jason Somensatto, who shared his thoughts on the SEC’s latest initial coin offering complaint.