Jan 19, 2019 at 15:35
Current Strategy of New Firms That are Focused on Cryptos and Fintech
Amidst the strong and prolonged bear market which started last year, it seems that many trading institutions, investment funds, and crypto exchanges have to embrace the negative effects and reduce spending. However, one surprisingly budding sector right now, data and analysis supply, is expanding their number of staff.
Jan 14, 2019 at 11:56
Reserve Bank of India Forces Customers to Abandon Dealing with Cryptoassets
The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) is allegedly forcing the clients of the commercial banking institutions to completely abandon cryptocurrencies including bitcoin (BTC) and stop operating any kind of business activity related to cryptoassets. In case the client wants to set up a new bank account in any commercial banking institution in the country, he or she is forced to sign documents which in this case read that they shan’t deal in any digital currency transactions from their bank accounts.
Jan 08, 2019 at 14:55
Top 10 Countries Using Bitcoin, Italy is in Fourth Position
An assessment of crypto usage is not an easy thing to be done, since it is based on population, environment diffusion and legal background. And for this matter, therefore, this assessment has been made based on data from Localbitcoins, Coinatmradar and Coinmap. It has also been made based on the circulation of ATMs and legal acceptance of the currency in these top 10 nations in question.
Jan 05, 2019 at 09:36
FCA: UK Regulator Inquires 67 Cryptoasset Firms
The U.K disclosed that it has rolled out a total of 67 different inquiries into cryptoasset firms, out of which 49 were successfully closed and 18 are still ongoing. To boot, the U.K government has ratified that it is poised for action to offer more aid to the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) to assist regulate the cryptocurrency sector.
Jan 04, 2019 at 13:24
Bakkt Raises $182.5M in First Round of Fundraising, BTC Futures Awaits CFTC’s ‘Green Light’
Bakkt, the Intercontinental Exchange’s (ICE) forthcoming cryptoasset trading platform, has embossed around $182.5 million from several investors. The money will be used in creating and developing the institutional-grade regulated cryptoasset exchange, warehousing and clearing services for storage and physical delivery. The firm now hopes to give an updated timeline on rolling out Bitcoin (BTC) day-to-day futures contracts early this year.
Jan 03, 2019 at 19:32
Security Tokens: a Wave of the Future
Initial Coin Offerings (ICOs) were victims of their own success. As cryptocurrencies took the world by storm, and innovative startups raised hundreds of millions of dollars via ICOs, scammers and con artists took notice, and abused the model. The market quickly became oversaturated with nonsensical and downright fraudulent blockchain solutions that damaged the public’s trust in the model and choked out quality projects.
Jan 02, 2019 at 10:19
Yes or No: Blockchain Tech, Cryptos & ICOs Predictions of Entire 2018
Just like any other significant financial market in this globe, the crypto industry has a lot of predictions and prophets of all colours. The year 2018 started with Bitcoin (BTC) trading around $15,000 which made several investors optimistic about the future of cryptocurrencies. Various forewarnings related to BTC didn’t come to pass by the end of 2018, although the majority successfully proved somewhat naturalistic. Let’s take a drive to some of them.
Dec 31, 2018 at 09:49
Mizuho Plans to Establish Crypto to Boost Cashless Payments in Early 2019
Mizuho Financial Group (MFG), Japan-based, is considering introducing a cryptocurrency that will be used for payments and remittances in March next year, according to a Wednesday December 26 report by Nikkei. MFG will collaborate with around 60 regional banking institutions on this project.