Sheri Kaiserman, co-founder and principal adviser at Maco.la, also spoke to how the recent SEC statements could affect the broader digital currency markets
PeerStream, Inc. (“PEER,” the “Company,” “we,” “our” or “us”) (OTCQB: PEER), a leading developer of innovative decentralized technologies that power multimedia social apps and business communication solutions, today announced that it has appointed capital markets and blockchain veteran Sheri Kaiserman to its Blockchain Advisory Board.
San Diego-based Silvergate is a 30-year-old community bank with three branches in southern California. Yet, it has become known as a lifeline for cryptocurrency exchanges and companies that had their accounts closed or were turned down by Wall Street banks wary of an emerging asset with potential ties to money laundering. Even Warren Buffett has expressed his skepticism about bitcoin, calling it “rat poison.”
EOS, a digital currency linked to an innovative platform for decentralized applications (DApps), has been performing well lately, leading the pack as cryptocurrencies climb. The digital asset hit an intraday high of $13.68 earlier today, up more than 11% in the space of 24 hours, according to CoinMarketCap.
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“Blockchain is a great opportunity for HR professionals,” says Monique Black, head of talent and HR services at investment firm Maco.la, describing blockchain as “a tamper-proof system of record.” “Blockchain can be instrumental in making HR processes more effective, whether it’s identifying job candidates or validating credentials.”
Bitcoin continued to hover around $8,200 on Wednesday, the level where it’s traded for much of the past week. The flat trading pattern is a bit of surprise, given that Tuesday’s tax deadline (later extended to Wednesday because of IRS tech troubles) has now come and gone. ILLUSTRATION: BLOOMBERG NEWS Bitcoin bulls have argued that tax season was a bummer for the digital coin, because owners were forced to sell their coins for cash and hand it over to the government. The IRS views bitcoin as an asset, so