The World Bitcoin Association Goes Bankrupt, Files for government Protection

The World Bitcoin Association, which was founded in Zurich, Switzerland, had filed for bankruptcy protection in New York. Though not many great things can be said about the Bitcoin non-profit organization that intended to unite all Bitcoin non-profits all.....»»

Category: forexSource: forexminuteMar 17th, 2015

Caesars Entertainment Operating Co. Files Ch11 Bankruptcy

In an expected move as part of its financial restructuring plan, Caesars Entertainment Operating Co. (CEOC) filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy reorganization. The firm said all of its properties are continuing to operate, including scheduled meetings and .....»»

Category: realestateSource: costarJan 18th, 2015

USAA: Bitcoin and Blockchain Are FinTech Game-Changers

Vic Pascucci, current USAA head of corporate development, speaks to CoinDesk about his firm's interest in bitcoin and blockchain thechnology......»»

Category: forexSource: coindesk21 hr. 59 min. ago

Baha Mar Files Restructuring Plan in U.S. Court

Baha Mar Ltd. has filed a plan outlining the way the $3.5 billion stalled resort project in the Bahamas hopes to restructure in chapter 11 ahead of a hearing Friday to dismiss its U.S. bankruptcy case......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjAug 27th, 2015

BitFury Backs BIP 100 Blocksize Proposal

BitFury – the best-capitalised mining firm in bitcoin – has waded into the block size debate, stating it must be resolved by consensus......»»

Category: forexSource: coindeskAug 27th, 2015

Exclusive: Patrick Byrne deal bridges gap between bitcoin technology and Wall Street

Patrick Byrne, the founder of, today announced the acquisition of a broker-dealer firm built deep into the DNA of Wall Street. When the technology at the center of the acquisition is switched on, Byrne said, it will mark the first time the t.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 26th, 2015

In Debt: Flexible Venue Rules Play Important Role in Multimillion-Dollar Bankruptcy Filings

There are trade-offs regardless of where a company files, but it can be beneficial for large companies to choose to file in locations where the judges have a lot of experience with bankruptcy cases......»»

Category: dealsSource: nytAug 26th, 2015

Court orders feuding biz partners, ex-lovers, to sell their profitable translation firm

About the only time a judge ordinarily orders the sale of a company is when the enterprise has filed for bankruptcy or is in some serious kind of financial trouble. TransPerfect, a Manhattan-based... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkAug 25th, 2015

Small Kentucky city files for bankruptcy after it"s hit with multimillion-dollar jury verdict

A suburban city near Louisville has filed for bankruptcy, crippled by an $11.4 million jury verdict in a dispute over land and money with a truck-driving school......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsAug 21st, 2015

Kentucky City Files for Bankruptcy After Large Jury Verdict

Small Kentucky city files for bankruptcy after it's hit with multimillion-dollar jury verdict.....»»

Category: topSource: abcnewsAug 21st, 2015

Gartner Report: Cryptocurrencies are Still Over-Hyped

Over-hyped cryptocurrencies such as bitcoin are still in a period of "inflated expectations", leading tech advisory firm Gartner has found......»»

Category: forexSource: coindeskAug 20th, 2015

Hercules Offshore Files for Bankruptcy: Will Others Follow?

In a widely expected move, Hercules Offshore Inc.HERO sought bankruptcy protection in U.S. Bankruptcy Court in Wilmington, Del., the latest victim of plunging energy prices. The Houston, Texas based provider of shallow water drilling rigs in the Gulf of.....»»

Category: blogSource: nasdaqAug 20th, 2015

India’s First BTC Startup, Zebpay Launches Mobile Payment Services for Customers

In an announcement, India’s first Bitcoin start-up, Zebpay, says that it has initiated mobile payment services for its users. According to the firm it has also brought the plans to start a mobile-based e-commerce marketplace. The company that claims to .....»»

Category: forexSource: forexminuteAug 19th, 2015

Hercules Offshore Files for Bankruptcy: Will Others Follow?


Category: topSource: redinewsAug 19th, 2015

Hercules Offshore Files for Bankruptcy: Will Others Follow?

Hercules Offshore Inc. (HERO) might be the first of many drillers to seek bankruptcy. In a widely expected move, Hercules Offshore Inc. HERO sought bankruptcy protection in U.S. Bankruptcy Court in Wilmington, Del., the latest victim of plungin.....»»

Category: topSource: zacksAug 19th, 2015

Judge Approves Fraud Claims Against Bitcoin Mining Firm HashFast

A US District Judge has approved claims against bitcoin mining company HashFast and two of its officers......»»

Category: forexSource: coindeskAug 18th, 2015

Houston offshore driller files for Chapter 7 amid federal charges

On the same day that federal prosecutors filed criminal charges against Houston-based Black Elk Energy Offshore Operations LLC related to the 2012 rig explosion that left three workers dead, the offshore driller also filed for Chapter 7 bankruptcy. Black.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 17th, 2015

Leveraged Loan Default Rate To Hit 6-Month High, Thanks To Samson Resources

The default rate of the S&P/LSTA Leveraged Loan Index will increase to 1.27% by principal amount next month, from 1.17%, when Samson Resources via Samson Investment Company files for bankruptcy, tripping a default on its second-lien secured.....»»

Category: smallbizSource: forbesAug 17th, 2015

KKR"s Samson Resources Plans Chapter 11 Filing

KKR’s Samson Resources plans to file for chapter 11 bankruptcy protection by mid-September after the energy firm finalized a restructuring plan with key creditors......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjAug 14th, 2015

Kaspersky CEO: False positives affected us too, Reuters report does not contain ‘a shred of evidence’

Reuters published a story today claiming security firm Kaspersky Lab tried to damage rivals (including Microsoft, AVG, and Avast) by tricking their antivirus software programs into classifying benign files as malicious so that they would disable or delete.....»»

Category: blogSource: venturebeatAug 14th, 2015