Erik Voorhees related news

Crypto winter has seemingly struck again, leaving South Korean Bitcoin exchange Bithumb with a gaping wound and many less staffers.
Ethereum World News
- Mar 20th 4:00 am
Erik Voorhees, the CEO at instant digital asset exchange ShapeShift, has donated $1,000 in BTC to AirdropVenezuela. The latter is an initiative which aims to offer a helping hand to people in Venezuela who are currently torn by government corruption and unprecedented inflation. &
Live Bitcoin News
- Feb 28th 2:00 am
Switzerland-based crypto exchange ShapeShift has produced a six-episode show about crypto enthusiasts, including its CEO Erik Voorhees.
- Feb 27th 6:16 pm
Fidelity Investments, one of America’s leading investment companies has received the Lightning Network Torch as the 299th to do so and the ...
- Feb 23rd 4:32 pm
In this edition of The Daily, crypto exchange Upbit is preparing to delist four tokens, while several projects have accused Kucoin of suggesting market In this edition of The Daily, crypto exchange Upbit is preparing to delist four tokens, while several projects have accused Kuco
- Feb 23rd 2:00 pm
The financial capital of the world can afford to be picky — but does it stifle fintech innovation? ...
- Feb 21st 9:55 pm
A Bitcoin ETF rule change proposal under the Investment Act of 1940, presented by Reality Shares ETF Trusts, has been withdrawn by the US SEC.
Invest In Blockchain
- Feb 15th 12:55 pm
The cryptocurrency ecosystem has recently been very active in the development and growth of Bitcoin’s Lightning Network. The introduction of Lightning Network has been getting more and more attention due to ever-increasing support for an improved rate of adoption. Changpeng Zhao, ...
- Feb 14th 11:30 pm
A few hours ago, the Ceo of Shapeshift exchange Erik Voorhees received the Bitcoin Lightning Torch from Tron's Justin Sun who waited nearly ...
- Feb 14th 7:27 am
Kicked off by crypto-enthusiast Hodlonaut, the Bitcoin Lightning Torch has been moving through the community for nearly a month. Who will receive it next? ...
Invest In Blockchain
- Feb 13th 10:30 pm
If you're looking to set up a cryptocurrency company, be sure to avoid these three states that have the worst Bitcoin regulation in the U.S.
- Feb 13th 9:00 pm
Hosho, one of the top smart contract auditors in the world is letting go of 80% of its staff. The company is one of many in the industry that are facing layoffs in the ongoing bear market.
- Feb 4th 10:50 am
The digital asset bear market has now lasted well over a year - as the value of bitcoin (BTC), the flagship cryptocurrency, continues to decline. To be precise, bitcoin’s market capitalization and that of all other cryptoassets has continued to drop sharply since the past 411 day
- Feb 2nd 12:20 pm
Smart contracts auditing firm Hosho has laid off a significant number of staff, citing an increased amount of automated tooling.
- Feb 1st 6:28 pm
The US national debt now stands at $21.974 trillion, a 10% increase since President Donald Trump took over the oval office. And Bitcoin may be the needle people need to pop the debt bubble.
- Feb 1st 2:09 pm
Billed as “A Peer-to-Peer Conference,” Bitcoin 2019 will be held at Pier 35 in San Francisco, California, hosted by BTC Inc., from June 25–26, 2019.
Bitcoin Magazine
- Jan 30th 9:30 pm
Crypto-related crime spiked massively last year as scammers and other thieves made off with $1.7 bn in crypto assets.
Crypto Briefing
- Jan 29th 6:02 pm
Tidbits summarizes interesting chatter from across the cryptosphere. Today, the crypto community reacts to Erik Voorhees's argument that maximalism is a Today, the crypto community reacts to Erik Voorhees’s argument that maximalism is a flawed ideology. Jonathan Silverblood
- Jan 29th 4:03 pm
Coinbase CEO Brian Armstrong has claimed that the "full promise" of Bitcoin (BTC) has yet to be realized, doubling-down on his bullish sentiment on crypto.
- Jan 28th 3:49 pm
Very recently, Winklevoss twins had run an Ad campaign for their New York-based digital assets exchange. Since the advertisement sounds more like ‘a regulations around [...] ...
- Jan 26th 12:57 pm
Huobi, one of the world's largest bitcoin exchanges, might "struggle to survive" the crypto bear market, the company's CEO said.
- Jan 22nd 3:58 pm
Roger Ver, the CEO of and a major proponent of Bitcoin Cash [BCH], stated that fake social media accounts using his details have been used to scam online users of $6 million in cryptocurrency. In the January 20 episode from the YouTube channel featuring Ro ...
- Jan 21st 11:30 am
London-based BlockEx, a Bitcoin upstart that is focused on facilitating crypto asset exchange, recently underwent a "staff reduction." ...
- Jan 20th 12:00 am
Erik Voorhees, the founder and CEO of “instant” cryptocurrency exchange, recently informed his followers (via Twitter) that his company decided to share how many disclosure requests they’ve received from law enforcement. Voorhees, who is the founder and one of the
- Jan 19th 3:59 pm
ShapeShift grew popular for no accounts or personal information. Then they introduced KYC and aided in 60 law enforcement inquiries in 2018.
- Jan 18th 8:00 pm
As the crypto industry grows, its increased use by both innocent cryptocurrency investors and malicious cyber criminals does as well. This has prompted ...
- Jan 18th 8:00 pm
Switzerland-based crypto exchange ShapeShift reports seeing a 175 percent increase in law enforcement agency requests in the second half of 2018.
- Jan 18th 11:20 am
Bitcoin [BTC] and other cryptocurrencies continue to be a peculiar case to regulators around the world. With some of the places noted to have very friendly crypto-environment and others noted to be hostile, but rarely any in between. Importantly, the coin has taken the center-sta ...
- Jan 15th 9:30 pm
Over the last two years, as cryptocurrencies gained mainstream attention, scammers have become far more prevalent. One particular social media scam that Giant social media corporations have allowed fraudulent impersonation to flourish, giving criminals the opportunity to rake in
- Jan 15th 7:12 pm
Erik Voorhees
Erik Voorhees
CEO of ShapeShift and Co-founder of Bitcoin startup Coinapult
Erik is the CEO of ShapeShift. Voorhees currently writes at about the struggle for the separation of money and state, and about Bitcoin as the instrument by which it will happen. He is the co-founder of bitcoin startup Coinapult, and previously sold his startup Satoshi Dice for $11.5M in bitcoin in 2013.