HaoBTC is ending its exchange services and both JP Morgan and Banco Santander are said to be joining the Enterprise Ethereum consortium.
China is turning up the heat on Bitcoin exchanges, while the digital currency is about to become legal tender in Japan.
Litecoin miners can now signal support for their own Segregated Witness, while Bitcoin is facing a record capacity overload.
Dutch public prosecutors are targeting Bitcoin mixing services, and the NASDAQ has completed its blockchain-based e-voting test.
Coinbase has been awarded a BitLicense and Zcash is one step closer to integration with Ethereum.