Eric Lam

Former Jefferies Asia CEO joins crypto firm

Michael Alexander will head’s venture capital arm, with a focus on developing projects that rely on the firm’s EOSIO blockchain software.

Cryptocurrencies shed $46b after hacking at South Korean exchange

Enthusiasm for virtual currencies has waned partly due to a string of cyber heists, including the nearly $500 million theft from Japanese exchange Coincheck Inc. in late January.

BAIC, Daimler to build $1.9b Mercedes Benz plant in China

The new factory will manufacture various Mercedes-Benz products in China, including new energy electric vehicles.

Bitcoin slide sees $44b of market value erased in January

This is the biggest one-month loss in dollar terms in the short history of digital assets.

Bitcoin guns for $10,000 as cryptocurrency mania intensifies

Bitcoin has climbed more than 40 percent over the past two weeks.