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Overstock Receives DTC Eligibility for Digital Securities

Overstock (NASDAQ:OSTK) has announced receipt of Depository Trust Company (DTC) granted eligibility for the company’s Digital Voting Series A-1 Preferred Stock, OSTKO. This eligibility allows for depository and book-entry services at DTC – similar to all other traditional exchange-traded shares. Approval by DTC was expected. Yesterday,… Read More

Overstock Earnings: Revenue, Net Income Down as Company Continues to Lose Money, Blockchain Initiatives Said to be On Track

Overstock.com (NASDAQ:OSTK), an eCommerce site and blockchain company is out with its Q4 earnings report. During Q4 net revenue declined from the same period last year by 18% to $370.9 million. Overall, Overstock generated as loss of $27 million. Overstock CEO Jonathan Johnson commented on… Read More

Overstock Subsidiary Medici Ventures Invests in Vital Chain as Firm Partners with the MetroHealth System

Vital Chain, a blockchain-based platform that digitizes birth and death certificates, has announced a partnership with the MetroHealth System. Vital Chain is majority-owned by Ownum. MetroHealth is a sizeable hospital group and public health system supported, in part, by public funds. Based in Cleveland, Ohio,… Read More

GrainChain, a Blockchain-based Agricultural Solution Developer, Secures $8.2 Million in Round Led by Overstock Subsidiary Medici Ventures

GrainChain, a blockchain-powered agricultural solution developer, revealed on March 6, 2020, that it secured $8.2 million in funding from Medici Ventures, a subsidiary of retail firm Overstock (NASDAQ:OSTK).   GrainChain also received investments from Eden Block, a blockchain venture company, and several other investors.  GranChain’s investment… Read More

Shares in Overstock Sink to 52 Month Low, SEC Subpoenas Company Regarding Digital Dividend & Former CEO Patrick Byrne [u]

Overstock to Float New Shares, Seeks $150 Million Shares in Overstock (NASDAQ:OSTK) are tanking hitting 52-month lows following today’s earnings release and the revelation that the Securities and Exchange Commission has issued a subpoena in October in regards to the digital dividend and former CEO… Read More

Overstock Ponders Digital Dividend Powered by tZero, Seeks Shareholder Approval

Overstock (NASDAQ:OSTK) says it will hold a shareholder vote regarding approval pertaining to a planned digital dividend powered by tZero. Overstock has indicated it continues to work with regulators on the issuance of the “digital Series A-1 dividend.” In a release, Overstock stated: “Overstock will… Read More

Overstock’s Medici Ventures Invests in Bankorus Blockchain-based Banking Platform

Overstock’s (NASDAQ: OSTK) blockchain subsidiary, Medici Ventures, has bought a 5.1% stake in Bankorus, a blockchain banking platform focused on custody, lending, and exchange of assets on the blockchain, according to a release from the firm. Terms of the deal were not disclosed. Bankorous’ platform… Read More

Stealth Mode Fintech Chainstone Labs Completes Equity Transfer with Security Token to Medici Ventures Using Ravencoin Blockchain

Medici Ventures, the blockchain holding company subsidiary of Overstock (NASDAQ:OSTK) says it has completed an equity token transfer using the Ravencoin blockchain. Medici reports it purchased $3.6 million in Chainstone Labs, a stealth Fintech startup that is focused on digital securities. Chainstone, founded by CEO… Read More

Overstock Sub Medici Ventures Invests in GrainChain Blockchain Startup

GrainChain, a blockchain startup for documenting agricultural yield and handling payments, has received an equity investment from Overstock (NASDAQ: OSTK) subsidiary Medici Ventures. According to a note from the company, Medici has invested $2.5 million purchasing a 10% ownership stake in the firm. Medici has… Read More

Overstock’s Blockchain Sub Medici Ventures Boosts Ownership of Bitt.com Digital Payment Provider

Overstock (NASDAQ:OSTK) is moving things around once again by boosting its ownership in Bitt.com, a Blockchain based payments platform that is based in Barbados. The move was orchestrated by Medici Ventures, Overstock’s Blockchain subsidiary, and it was part of an option that was exercised to invest… Read More

Medici Ventures Invests in Symbiont, Aims to Lead Delaware Blockchain Form Registration

Medici Ventures, a major blockchain tech investor, completed its strategic investment in Symbiont. As part of the new relationship, the two companies will collaborate on strategic projects involving both Medici Ventures and its parent company, Overstock.com Common Shares (NASDAQ:OSTK) / Series A Preferred (Medici Ventures’ t0 platform… Read More

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