Professors built a coin, Lubin joined ErisX, BitPay showed $1 billion in transactions, USDC proved solvent, and investors remained hesitant toward crypto.

Vontobel Bank released a crypto product, John Carvalho challenged Roger Ver, Binance revealed a new exchange, Grin Coin saw interest, and a U.S. Rep. bill showed crypto positivity.

BTC was uneventful, launched security token trading, Cryptopia saw hacks, a former U.S. rep. commented on regulation and SBI Crypto invested in BRD.

A hacker returned ETC funds, Bakkt posted an acquisition, HSBC touted DLT use, Bittrex announced OTC crypto trading, and Russia saw bitcoin interest.

Coicheck received a license, NASA looked into blockchain, scams were uncovered, Mongolia jumped into stablecoins and a U.S. rep talked about the SEC in crypto.

Bitwise applied for a BTC ETF, crypto exchanges failed security tests, BTC price fell, DX.Exchange fixed a flaw, and tobacco stores started selling BTC.

BTC showed bullish sentiment, a firm looked into the ETC hack, Tron hired a former SEC employee, Qtum introduced atomic swaps, and Bill Miller commented on Ripple.

ETH showed a fractal, Japan considered law changes, Australia cracked down on a Ponzi promoter, Samourai Wallet removed features and 13 clients joined RippleNet.