Overstock Announces Public Share Placement on Blockchain Platform

Online retailer Overstock will become the first company in financial market history to place public shares on a platform completely based on blockchain technology. The company announced the move during the 41st Annual International Futures Industry Conference in Florida on March 16. Overstock and its founder Patrick Byrne intend to issue shares uncontrollable by any […]

The Securities and Exchange Commission Approves Blockchain-based Securities by Overstock

U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission has approved the application from Patrick Byrne’s renowned company Overstock to issue its securities online via a blockchain-based technology. This might be an evidence of a substantial paradigm shift for the authorities’ stance as to anything related to crypto-space. According to the documents available to the general public, Overstock’s filing […]