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US Growth in Q3 to Guide Dollar


"The US dollar is mixed on Friday. Investor?s appetite for risk rose and safe haven currencies (JPY and CHF) fell while positive China and Brexit news saw the NZD, EUR, GBP and AUD advance against the..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-10-19 22:11
Taggar: currencies, dollar, trading

Marks Jewelers Now Accepting Bitcoin Cash for Payments


"U.S. jewelry retailer Marks Jewelers has started accepting payments in cryptocurrency, including bitcoin cash. Shoppers can now pay for luxury goods such as fine diamonds, watches and engagement rings..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-10-19 16:20
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, market, report

North Korean Hacking Group Lazerus Stole $571 Million in Cryptos: Report


"North Korea's infamous hacking group, dubbed Lazarus, has managed to steal over half a billion dollars in cryptocurrencies, a report indicates."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-10-19 15:00
Taggar: currencies, dollar, report

Infamous Hacker George Hotz Calls Bitcoin Cash the ?Real Bitcoin?


"Well-known American hacker George Hotz, also known as Geohot, has been talking extensively about cryptocurrencies lately, and more specifically about bitcoin cash. On Wednesday, Oct. 17, Hotz publishe..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-10-18 22:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency

Asia market update: a busy session is unfolding


"The Yuan USD bullish sentiment post FOMC minutes outweighs Treasury to report the CNH playbook remains intact and should not provide any is a significant short-term relief for local EM currencies. Hig..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-10-18 03:51
Taggar: bull, currencies, dollar, report

Markets Update: Stable Cryptocurrencies and Unstable Pegged Coins


"Since our last markets update, cryptocurrencies have been steadily moving sideways as traders are patiently waiting for the next big move. On Wednesday, Oct. 17, bitcoin core has been hovering between..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-10-17 18:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, market

Asia market closing view: fumbling into the EU summit


"Currencies  Currency markets have been relatively quiet in Asia ahead of the US Treasury FX report and no doubt markets will be eager to view the FOMC minutes where there is a considerable risk for a..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-10-17 13:06
Taggar: currencies, currency, market, report

How Savvy Traders Gamed Coinbase's Latest Crypto Listing for a 35% Payday


"It's possible to know what cryptocurrencies are going to be listed on Coinbase before it goes public."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-10-17 06:00
Taggar: currencies

This Firm Wants Legacy Financial Players Trading Cryptocurrencies


"Over the last few months, there’s been a lot of talk about institutional money coming into the digital asset economy. On Tuesday, the institutional-grade cryptocurrency trading platform Caspian..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-10-17 05:20
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, currency trading, economy, financial, trading

Crypto Hedge Fund Launches Retail Public Offering in Japan


"Epoch Partners launched the retail public offering for a new hedge fund in Japan this week that will focus on cryptocurrencies and digital assets. Subscriptions for the offering, which opened on Oct..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-10-16 21:50
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies

Dollar Lower After Retail Sales Awaits FOMC Minutes OANDA Market Beat Podcast


"OANDA Senior Market Analyst Alfonso Esparza reviews the major upcoming market news, macro analysis and economic indicator releases that will impact currencies, stocks other asset classes. Subscription..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-10-16 20:51
Taggar: analysis, currencies, market

Bitpay Announces Stablecoin Support for Merchant Settlement


"On Monday the cryptocurrency payment processor Bitpay announced the company is now supporting settlement options using two stablecoins ? the Gemini dollar and the Circle Centre coin. Not only can Bitp..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-10-16 02:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, dollar

Hong Kong Regulator: Cryptocurrencies ?May Not Qualify as Securities?


"Cryptocurrency falls into a legislative gray area in many jurisdictions, which is why governments should take a particularly nuanced approach to developing regulatory frameworks for crypto trading, th..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-10-16 00:50
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, trading

Crypto Exchange OKEx Lists 4 New Stablecoins


"Hong Kong-based cryptocurrency exchange OKEx has announced that it is listing four U.S. dollar-pegged cryptocurrencies for trading."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-10-15 16:05
Taggar: currencies, currency, dollar, trading

Fincen Claims Iran Using Crypto to Evade Sanctions


"The Financial Crimes Enforcement Network has warned U.S financial institutions that the Iranian government might be dodging economic sanctions by using cryptocurrencies. The document highlights challe..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-10-15 14:35
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies, currency, financial, rate

The Daily: Tether Sheds Its Peg


"What kind of a world are we living in when bitcoin and tether, two of the stablest currencies in the cryptosphere, break out at the same time? Bitcoin is headed north while tether has taken a tumble i..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-10-15 12:35
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies

Study Argues Chinese Mining Centralization Poses Threat to Bitcoin Network


"A joint study conducted by Princeton University and Florida International University has found three-quarters of Bitcoin mining is based in China and warned of the potential risks that could result fr..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-10-14 12:00
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies

An In-Depth Look at the Keepkey Cryptocurrency Hardware Wallet


"Keeping cryptocurrencies safe is a fundamental part of participating in the digital economy, and hardware wallets have become popular security solutions. These days there is a slew of devices on the m..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-10-13 19:15
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, economy, market

Zambian Central Bank Declares Bitcoin Is Not Legal Tender


"The Zambian central bank said on Oct. 12 that cryptocurrencies like bitcoin core and bitcoin cash aren’t legal tender, cautioning that those transacting in such will have no one to blame in the..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-10-13 01:50
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies, market

Worst Cryptocurrencies of 2018 Have Left Some Heavy Bagholders


"Tales of woe are easy to come by in the current market, in which most altcoins are faring multiples worse than bitcoin. Investors that have avoided the following projects, however, can draw some solac..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-10-12 21:00
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, market

Markets Update: Heavy Selling Across Leading Markets, ZRX Rallies


"The cryptocurrency markets appear to be consolidating following the significant sell-off that transpired on Thursday. The event saw BTC produce the largest percentage red daily candle posted since Sep..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-10-12 19:00
Taggar: bear, bitcoin, currencies, currency, market

Micropayments: Bringing Cryptocurrencies Into Everyday Life


"The following post about micropayments was written by Dmytro Spilka. He is the CEO at Solvid and founder of Pridicto, a web analytics startup that uses AI and Machine Learning to forecast web traffic..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-10-12 17:00
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies

FSB: Crypto-Assets Not a Threat to Global Financial Order


"Cryptocurrencies do not pose a threat to global financial stability, but the diverse range of national regulatory regimes throughout the world continues to complicate efforts to establish an internati..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-10-11 21:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, dollar, financial, report

Dollar Lower on Weak Inflation OANDA Market Beat Podcast


"OANDA Senior Market Analyst Alfonso Esparza reviews the major upcoming market news, macro analysis and economic indicator releases that will impact currencies, stocks other asset classes. Subscription..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-10-11 19:34
Taggar: analysis, currencies, market

Bitcoin Vulnerable to IMF Comments Falls


"Bitcoin’s role as a “safe haven” asset in turbulent times is looking more unlikely. As the U.S. stock market saw its biggest drop since February on Wednesday, the largest digital cur..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-10-11 15:36
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, gold, market

Zaif Exchange Reveals Refund Plan for $60 Million Crypto Hack


"After some $60 million worth of cryptocurrencies got hacked on the Zaif exchange, its operator Tech Bureau has now revealed a compensation plan."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-10-11 06:30
Taggar: currencies

Crypto Hedge Fund Launches Are Soaring to Record Levels This Year


"Despite the bear market in cryptocurrencies, crypto hedge funds are expected to comprise 20% of all hedge fund launches this year, research indicates."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-10-10 17:00
Taggar: bear, currencies, market

Major Indian Exchange Unocoin Launching Crypto ATMs


"A major cryptocurrency exchange in India, Unocoin, has confirmed that it is launching crypto ATMs. While a formal announcement has not been made, an image of one of the exchange’s ATMs spreading..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-10-10 00:20
Taggar: announcement, bitcoin, currencies, currency, spread

Mastercard Patent Hints at Plan for Multi-Currency Blockchains


"A new Mastercard patent outlines how a permissioned blockchain can store multiple types of transaction info, including with different currencies. "

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-10-09 21:30
Taggar: currencies, mastercard

Taiwan Lawmaker Pitches AML Rules Update to Cover Crypto


"Taiwanese congressman Jason Hsu has proposed an amendment to the nation's money laundering laws to include cryptocurrencies. "

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-10-09 19:45
Taggar: currencies

Middle East's First Central Bank-Backed Crypto Exchange to Launch in 2019


"After a year in the Central Bank of Bahrain's regulatory sandbox, Rain Financial is gearing up to offer crypto on-ramps from all regional currencies."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-10-09 13:59
Taggar: bank, currencies, financial

Online Automotive Parts Retailer Newparts Now Accepts Bitcoin Cash


"Online automotive parts store, Newparts, said on Monday that it will start accepting payment in seven cryptocurrencies, including bitcoin core (BTC) and bitcoin cash (BCH). The U.S. dealer, which has..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-10-09 03:15
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency

The Daily: Bitcoin?s Low Volatility and High Liquidity, PwC Backs Stablecoin


"To kick-start the new week, we bring you news of bitcoin hitting a record low ? for volatility, not price. There?s also been an altcoin breakout ahead of an impending Coinbase listing, a new metric fo..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-10-08 09:50
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies

Robinhood Crypto Expands to Three More States


"Crypto trading app Robinhood is now available in more U.S. states. In October, the platform has launched services in Rhode Island, Tennessee and Arkansas. The move brings the total to 24 states whose..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-10-07 00:05
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, trading

70 Percent of Americans Surveyed Are Emotionally Uncertain About Cryptocurrency


"Nearly 70 percent of Americans surveyed felt ??uncertainty? summed up their emotions regarding cryptocurrencies,? according to results published under the title, ?How Do Americans Feel About Cryptocur..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-10-06 11:50
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, point

Week Ahead ? Dollar Slows Down After US Jobs Miss


"The US dollar was mixed Friday. The greenback advanced against the commodity currencies (CAD, AUD AND NZD) edging higher against the CHF, but was lower agains the JPY and the EUR. The GBP deserves a s..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-10-05 21:25
Taggar: currencies, currency, dollar

Markets Update: Crypto-Traders Patiently Wait for a Break Out


"Cryptocurrency prices have remained in a consolidated pattern over the last two weeks with a few ups and downs, but have remained fairly stable in recent days. The overall market capitalization of all..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-10-04 22:59
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, market

EU Markets Regulator Budgets ?1.1 Million to Monitor Cryptos, Fintech


"The EU's financial markets watchdog is setting aside over ?1 million in order to monitor cryptocurrencies and other fintech activities in 2019."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-10-04 20:30
Taggar: currencies, financial, market

Another US Indictment Links Bitcoin to Covert Russian Intelligence Activity


"Russian intelligence agents allegedly used cryptocurrencies to help fund an "influence and disinformation" effort, the U.S. government said Thursday."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-10-04 16:51
Taggar: currencies

Dollar Stronger Ahead of Jobs Report OANDA Market Beat Podcast


"OANDA Senior Market Analyst Alfonso Esparza reviews the major upcoming market news, macro analysis and economic indicator releases that will impact currencies, stocks other asset classes. Subscription..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-10-04 16:13
Taggar: analysis, currencies, market

US Customs Official Claims Crypto Conversions Can Be Traced


"U.S. immigration official Matthew Allen said his division can find criminals using cryptocurrencies when they convert from fiat."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-10-04 09:30
Taggar: currencies

Four Court Cases Confirm Cryptocurrencies Are Commodities in the US


"Cryptocurrencies are commodities, according to four court cases involving the U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC). A federal judge recently ruled that a token is a commodity, certifying t..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-10-04 01:27
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, trading

Abra Is Launching a Crypto Token Tied to an Investment Fund


"Crypto wallet Abra is launching a token to let investors get involved with multiple cryptocurrencies at once. "

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-10-03 22:00
Taggar: currencies

CFTC Chair Explains Why US Has Regulated Bitcoin Futures but Not Bitcoin ETFs


"The chairman of the U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) has explained why bitcoin futures have been approved in the U.S. but bitcoin ETFs have not. He also shared his thoughts on the futu..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-10-03 17:50
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, share, trading

Ripple Grapples With Its $21 Billion 'Gorilla': Crypto Asset Adoption


"Ripple's "800-pound gorilla" in the room is whether financial institutions will actually use cryptocurrencies in cross-border payments."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-10-03 16:00
Taggar: currencies, financial, pound

Bitmain Is Going Public, But What Type of Investment Is It Anyway?


"The difference with Bitmain going public is the investor exposure to cryptocurrencies. And that's where things get complicated..."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-10-03 10:00
Taggar: currencies

BCH Roundup: Merchant Adoption, Wallet Services, and Hackathons


"Another busy week has passed for Bitcoin Cash (BCH) proponents as there continues to be an influx of bitcoin cash adoption, new platforms, and improved infrastructure. Also read: Popular Discussion Bo..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-10-02 23:55
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, market

St. Louis Fed VP: A Private Crypto Could Solve the 'Triffin Dilemma'


"An economist with the St. Louis Federal Reserve said that cryptocurrencies could solve a problem faced by global currency reserves like the dollar."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-10-02 23:30
Taggar: currencies, currency, dollar

Popular Discussion Board 4chan Now Accepts Cryptocurrencies for Passes


"This week cryptocurrency enthusiasts were pleased to hear that the infamous imageboard 4chan now accepts four different digital assets for its website pass. The $20 annual pass allows users to bypass..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-10-02 18:20
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency

Crypto Mining for Political Campaigns? A US Elections Agency Is Considering It


"US election officials are considering a request that, if approved, would let people contribute to political campaigns by mining cryptocurrencies."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-10-02 16:00
Taggar: currencies

Asia Wrap : decidedly risk off


"Oil After registering a four year high on the back of a slow down in U.S. drilling that compounded supply losses from Iran and Venezuela. Oil prices consolidated gains throughout most the Asia session..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-10-02 12:58
Taggar: currencies, oil, pound

Malta's Prime Minister Hails Crypto as 'Future of Money' in UN Speech


"Malta's prime minister, Joseph Muscat, has told the U.N. that cryptocurrencies are "the inevitable future of money.""

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-10-01 14:01
Taggar: currencies

Up 80%: XRP's September Wasn't Just Bullish, It Was Record-Setting


"XRP broke records in September and was the best performer out of the world's 25 largest cryptocurrencies. "

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-10-01 10:00
Taggar: currencies

A Review of the New Stellarx Decentralized Exchange


"This week, Stellar launched its long-awaited decentralized exchange. Stellarx offers trading of a range of assets including cryptocurrencies from multiple blockchains, using stellar lumens (XLM) as th..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-30 22:10
Taggar: base currency, bitcoin, currencies, currency, trading

The Daily: Blockchain.com Launches OTC Trading Desk, Shapeshift Relaunches Coincap


"Wallet provider Blockchain.com has created an OTC trading desk as part of its efforts to cater to institutional investors. Also in The Daily this Sunday, Shapeshift launches the redesigned Coincap tra..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-30 14:45
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, pound, trading

Markets Update: Digital Asset Consolidation and Accumulation Continues


"On Saturday September 29, cryptocurrency prices are meandering along after an interesting two weeks of ups and downs. Since last week?s crypto market dips, digital asset markets have been seemingly le..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-29 18:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, market

The Daily: Fiat vs Crypto Laundering, Bitcoin Anniversary Cash-Ins


"Welcome to another weekend filled with tales of cryptocurrency intrigue. From shameless Bitcoin anniversary cash-ins to exaggerated claims of crypto money laundering, the Saturday edition of The Daily..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-29 14:05
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, rate

Emerging market currencies in focus


"Asia EM currencies under focus next week. The Chinese Yuan The countercyclical mechanism has been very effective in suppressing volatility into month end which has effectively capped offshore Yuan spe..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-29 11:12
Taggar: currencies, trading

Popular Bitcoin Wallet Samourai Ditches All Government Currencies


"In what could be construed as calling the casual enthusiast?s bluff, BTC maximalists at the Samourai project announced, ?All fiat currency conversions have been removed from Samourai Wallet. We unders..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-29 07:25
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency

European Regulator Renews Restrictions on Crypto-Based Derivatives


"Europe?s securities watchdog, ESMA, has decided to extend the restrictions applied to a number of financial derivatives, including contracts-for-differences (CFDs) based on cryptocurrencies. The limit..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-29 03:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, financial

Less Than 1 Percent of Pornhub Subscribers Are Paying With Crypto


"Less than one percent of Pornhub subscribers pay for the service using cryptocurrencies, the company said Friday."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-28 17:30
Taggar: currencies

The Daily: Coinbase Launches Bundles, Coinswitch Supports Trading Without Account


"Crypto exchange Coinbase will present its clients with the option to buy bundles of multiple cryptocurrencies and access useful information about leading digital coins. Also in The Daily on Friday, us..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-28 15:28
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, rate, trading

Free Crypto Trading App Robinhood Available in Alaska and Oklahoma


"?Alaska, thanks for bearing with us,? popular smartphone trading app Robinhood tweeted. ?Trade Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies, commission free.? Mere days after, it announced the same for Oklahoma..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-28 01:30
Taggar: bear, bitcoin, currencies, trading

BCH Roundup: Markets and Developments Leap Ahead This Week


"There?s been a lot going on within the Bitcoin Cash (BCH) ecosystem lately as both BCH markets and infrastructure developments this week have been quite interesting. Over the last two days, while most..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-27 21:35
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, market

US Lawmakers Shoot Down Proposal for Crypto Task Force


"The U.S. House of Representatives has reconsidered a proposed federal task force to investigate cryptocurrencies' use in financing acts of terror."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-27 20:00
Taggar: currencies

US Lawmakers Move Forward on Crypto Task Force Proposal


"The U.S. House of Representatives has reconsidered a proposed federal task force to investigate cryptocurrencies' use in financing acts of terror."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-27 20:00
Taggar: currencies

Bank Indonesia Tightens Again


"Amid continuing domestic demand-led growth, a greater-than-desired current account deficit, and and external environment that puts many emerging market currencies and the financial markets at some ris..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-27 19:13
Taggar: bank, currencies, financial, market, rate

US Judge Sides With CFTC in Fraud Case, Ruling Cryptos Are Commodities


"A U.S. judge has sided with the Commodity and Futures Trading Commission in a fraud lawsuit, ruling cryptocurrencies are commodities."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-27 14:01
Taggar: currencies, trading

Super Rich: Popular Thai Foreign Exchange Chain to Add Cryptocurrencies


"Superrich International Exchange, a popular foreign currency exchange chain in Thailand, has reportedly revealed a plan to begin offering travelers cryptocurrency exchange service in addition to 32 fi..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-27 08:25
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, foreign currency, foreign exchange, report

Top Crypto Markets of September 2016 ? Where Are They Now?


"Looking at a snapshot of the top cryptocurrency markets by market capitalization from the 25th of September 2016 shows that whilst the three largest markets remain the same, only two other cryptocurre..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-27 05:15
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, market

Analysts Suspect Cryptocurrencies Used to Evade US Sanctions in North Korea


"During an interview earlier this week, two Washington-based financial intelligence analysts explain that North Korea is using cryptocurrencies to evade US sanctions. The intelligence researchers Lourd..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-27 03:15
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, financial, trading

Still picking up the FOMC pieces and tying up a few loose ends


"Still picking up the FOMC pieces and tying up a few loose ends US markets  Risk sentiment is buoyant this AM with US equity trading higher. The greenback advanced to a two-week high against G-10 while..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-27 00:53
Taggar: currencies, market, rate, trading, us market

Coinbase Opens Its Doors to an Array of Altcoins


"Coinbase, a traditionally timid exchange when it comes to listing cryptocurrencies, has dramatically changed its stance. The California-headquartered firm has now opened its doors to applications from..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-26 14:15
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies

OANDA Trading Asia market wrap


"Activity picked up considerably mid-morning after a sluggish start. Currencies Despite the FED rate hike fully baked in,  currency traders have gone through their there ceremonial jockeying for positi..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-26 10:59
Taggar: announcement, currencies, currency, currency trade, market, rate

Regulations Roundup: U.S. Govt. Pays $5.7 Million for Blockchain Analysis, Amit Bhardwaj?s Assets Seized


"In recent regulatory news, a report published by Diar has found that U.S. government agencies have paid approximately $5.7 million USD to blockchain analysis contractors, India?s Enforcement Directora..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-26 06:15
Taggar: analysis, bank, bitcoin, currencies, point, rate, report

Dollar Recovers Ahead of September FOMC ? OANDA Market Beat


"OANDA Senior Market Analyst Alfonso Esparza reviews the major upcoming market news, macro analysis and economic indicator releases that will impact currencies, stocks other asset classes. Subscription..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-25 21:04
Taggar: analysis, currencies, market

Vague Laws Leave Crypto Users Confused in Almost Half of the US


"Justin Wales and Arnaldo Rego, lawyers at Carlton Fields, have surveyed all 50 states in the US, looking for clarity on money transmitting laws as they relate to cryptocurrencies. As adoption and gene..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-25 20:15
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies

Markets Update: Cryptocurrencies Dip Again Forming Consolidated Support


"Just when cryptocurrency prices were starting to look better, digital asset markets shaved around $19 billion USD off the entire crypto-economy. Today the cryptocurrency ecosystem?s 1,900+ coins have..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-25 17:45
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, economy, market

Bitcoins For Secured Loans ? Indian Industry Still Doubtful


"Secured loans in the digital lending space are witnessing a lot of innovations. But thinking of cryptocurrencies as collateral forms for these loans is still a big question, one full of regulatory and..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-25 02:45
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency

Surveys: 1 in 4 Millennials Want to Invest in Crypto, 3% of China Already Has


"In recent cryptocurrency surveys, a poll of 100,000 Chinese citizens has found that 3% have invested in cryptocurrencies, and a survey conducted by Circle has found that a quarter of millennials would..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-25 00:15
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, investment

US Dollar Losing Dominance as a Means for Settling Transactions in Africa


"The dominance of the United States dollar as a settlement currency in Africa is being challenged by emerging payment methods in financial technology and by native African fiat currencies. In the four..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-24 20:33
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, dollar, financial

Coinnest Executives Indicted for Accepting Bribe for Coin Listing


"The Seoul Southern District Public Prosecutors’ Office has reportedly indicted two executives of South Korean crypto exchange Coinnest for accepting a bribe in exchange for listing a cryptocurre..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-24 18:10
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, market, report

Trezor Users Can Now Exchange Cryptocurrencies Directly In-Wallet


"This week the hardware wallet Trezor added the ability to buy and trade cryptocurrencies within its beta wallet?s interface. Now users can swap between eleven different digital assets without the poss..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-24 16:10
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies

The Ringgit remains insulated


"Meanwhile, Oanda Corp head of trading for Asia Pacific Stephen Innes said while local trade deficit currencies have been in speculators? cross-hairs, the ringgit has been relatively insulated on stron..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-24 12:48
Taggar: currencies, oil, trading

The Daily: Rethinking Bitcoin?s Market Cap, ICOs Printing Money


"Welcome to a new week crammed with new ways of thinking about Bitcoin and its fellow cryptocurrencies. To kick things off, today?s edition of The Daily details three big-hitting topics: Is it time to..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-24 10:10
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, market, rate

Asia EM FX under pressure as US -China talks shelved


"Sept 24 (Reuters) – Asian currencies were weaker across the board on Monday as investors faced the prospect of an escalation in the Sino-U.S. trade conflict after China cancelled upcoming talks..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-24 08:54
Taggar: currencies, report

A Snapshot of Cryptocurrency Forks Shows the Biggest Winners and Losers


"Forking cryptocurrencies, usually Bitcoin or one of its offshoots, was all the rage 12 months ago. Today, the spate of new forks has dwindled to a trickle. With the benefit of hindsight, and armed wit..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-23 16:00
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency

The Daily: New Crypto Bills on Capitol Hill, Russian Banks Face Demand for Cryptocurrencies


"From Washington to Moscow, cryptocurrencies have entered the agenda of those who share a vocation to rule and regulate. Following the congressional summer vacation, the House of Representatives passed..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-23 13:59
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies, share

UNICEF France Accepts Donations in 9 Cryptocurrencies


"The French office of the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) has started accepting donations in 9 of the most popular cryptocurrencies, including bitcoin cash (BCH) and bitcoin core (BTC). T..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-23 06:55
Taggar: announcement, bitcoin, currencies

PR: Crypto Exchange Bleutrade Confirms Its Presence In Malta


"The company, founded in Brazil, emerged in 2014 in the digital currency market as an innovative Exchange, working with a platform focused to simplify trades among cryptocurrencies. It is also the firs..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-22 11:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, market

PR: Coinsbit Launches Reliable and Safe Trading Platform


"The blockchain technology has recently gained a great popularity and there are unlikely people who haven?t heard about Bitcoin and cryptocurrencies. The more coins enter the market, the more trading o..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-21 11:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, market, trading

ASEAN currencies edge higher


"Sept 21 (Reuters) – Asian currencies strengthened for the third consecutive day on Friday, supported by a weaker dollar and shifting views over how much damage the Sino-U.S. trade war will infli..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-21 11:27
Taggar: currencies, dollar, investment

US Representatives ?Urge? the IRS to Clarify Cryptocurrency Tax Guidance


"On Wednesday September 19, a committee of US bureaucrats sent an open letter to the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) in regard to the way cryptocurrencies are taxed. The representatives’ letter di..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-21 03:25
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, investment

Regulations Round-Up: MAS Official Says Tokens Aren?t Securities, SEC on Bookkeeping Obligations


"In recent regulatory news, an official representing the Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) has stated that no existing crypto tokens meet the regulator?s definition of a security offering; the chie..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-20 19:55
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies

Softer Dollar


"The dollar fell overnight by 0.8% against the kiwi, 0.6% relative to sterling, 0.4% vis-a-vis the euro and 0.2% versus the currencies of America’s NAFTA partners. The yen and yuan are unchanged..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-20 13:42
Taggar: currencies, dollar, kiwi, point

Brazil?s Biggest Banks Under Investigation For Monopoly In Cryptocurrency Trade


"Some of Brazil?s biggest banks have come under investigation for alleged monopolistic tendencies in the trade of bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies. The Administrative Council for Economic Defense, a..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-20 03:25
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, brokers, currencies, currency, currency trade, financial, trading

Art Exhibition in France to Celebrate Bitcoin?s Tenth Birthday


"A group of artists hailing from across the globe will congregate in France to showcase an exhibition celebrating the upcoming tenth anniversary of Bitcoin. The art will be available for purchase using..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-19 17:25
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, market, rate

OANDA Trading Asia market closing note : Irrational exuberance ? YUAN


"Irrational exuberance? YUAN EM Asia currencies The Yuan Could be little more than a case of irrational exuberance as the markets have completely latched on to Premier Li Keqiang comments which, at the..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-19 11:21
Taggar: currencies, currency, dollar, market

The Daily: Iran to Allow Mining Hardware Imports, Cyprus Creates Fintech Hub


"Following a decision to recognize mining as an industry, the Islamic Republic of Iran is about to legalize the import of mining equipment. Also in The Daily, an executive at a leading Spanish bank ins..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-19 10:55
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies

Exchanges Round-Up: Palestinians Use Crypto to Transfer Offshore, LXDX Targets Retail Investors


"In recent news pertaining to cryptocurrency exchanges, Palestinians are reportedly turning to crypto brokers to facilitate cross-border transactions, XBT Provider has revealed plans to launch an excha..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-18 22:55
Taggar: bitcoin, brokers, currencies, currency, market, report

Dollar Softens as Trade War Fatigue Sets In OANDA MarketBeat


"OANDA Senior Market Analyst Alfonso Esparza reviews the major upcoming market news, macro analysis and economic indicator releases that will impact currencies, stocks other asset classes. Subscription..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-18 20:43
Taggar: analysis, currencies, market

US Confiscates Millions in Cryptocurrencies in Alphabay Forfeiture Case


"This month the US District Court of Eastern California has been very busy dealing with cases involving the infamous and now defunct darknet marketplace the Alphabay. The Federal courthouse in Fresno j..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-18 00:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, market

More Banks Sanctioned for AML, Fraud-Related Violations


"When societies discuss cryptocurrencies, the argument that the decentralized and unregulated nature of the crypto space leaves the door open to abuse, like money laundering and financial fraud, is oft..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-17 23:55
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies, financial

Custodial vs Non-Custodial Crypto Swap: Which Offers the Best Exchange Rate?


"If you?re planning to swap between cryptocurrencies, there is no shortage of options. Many people will use a centralized exchange such as Binance, but there are also non-custodial solutions such as Fl..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-17 21:55
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, rate

Growing Number of Indian Crypto Exchanges Say Fiat Support Is Back Despite RBI Ban


"A growing number of crypto exchanges in India have announced the return of fiat deposit and withdrawal support despite the crypto banking ban imposed by the country?s central bank. Several other excha..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-16 22:28
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies

Forex Brokers Update ? September 16th, 2018


"No new companies have been added to the list of brokers since the end of August, but we have had some updates to the existing listings: RoboForex increased the ..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-16 09:18
Taggar: brokers, currencies, forex, leverage, market

Alternative Crypto Bills Presented in Ukraine and Russia


"Draft laws employing alternative approaches to regulating digital currencies have been introduced in Ukraine and Russia. In Kiev, a bill that classifies cryptocurrency as an asset, unit of exchange an..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-16 02:35
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency

Nigerian President Demands HSBC Bank Return $100M in Stolen Money


"Decentralised cryptocurrencies like bitcoin are anathema to traditional banking. Bitcoin allows people to trade directly with each other, bypassing banks, the conventional middlemen. Banks make money..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-16 01:28
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies, currency

Mexico Publishes Crypto Rules, Puts Central Bank in Charge


"The government of Mexico has published provisions regarding cryptocurrency. The Bank of Mexico will decide which cryptocurrencies are legal and fintech companies must gain approval from the central ba..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-15 11:35
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies, currency, market, rate

Bitpay CCO Holds Pessimistic Outlook for Altcoins


"In a recent interview, Sonny Singh, the chief commercial officer (CCO) of Bitpay, Inc, shared his outlook for the cryptocurrencies, emphasizing his optimism for the bitcoin markets, whilst also espous..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-14 21:15
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, market, share

Circle Survey Finds Twice As Many Men Invest in Cryptocurrencies As Women


"The survey also found that roughly 25 percent of millennials are interested in investing in cryptocurrencies over the next year."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-14 20:36
Taggar: currencies

Trading Cryptocurrencies: To Win, You Must Know Where You?re Wrong


"Trading Cryptocurrencies: To Win, You Must Know Where You’re Wrong See how Elliott wave analysis helped traders reduce risk in Litecoin’s recent price action By Elliott Wave International..."

Blog: Alan's Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-13 19:57
Taggar: analysis, currencies, currency, currency trading, trading

What?s So ?Cryptic? About Trading Cryptocurrencies?


"What’s So “Cryptic” About Trading Cryptocurrencies? Lots and lots. Trading is not easy, period. But a few things can help. By Elliott Wave International Here’s a cool parlor tr..."

Blog: Alan's Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-13 19:54
Taggar: currencies, trading

Markets Update: Ethereum Leads Strong Altcoin Rally


"Since yesterday?s update, the cryptocurrency markets have produced a strong bounce over the last 24 hours. Of the top ten cryptocurrencies by market cap, Ethereum, and Monero were the day?s top gainer..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-13 18:45
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, market

US Financial Industry Regulatory Authority Issues Its First Crypto Disciplinary Action


"The U.S. Financial Industry Regulatory Authority has taken its first disciplinary action involving cryptocurrencies. The authority charges a broker with fraudulent and unlawful distribution of unregis..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-13 07:10
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, financial, investment, market

Sales Tax and Bitcoin in the United States Can Be Confusing


"Over the last two years in the US, the federal government and states have been trying to grasp the concept of cryptocurrencies and apply them to traditional finance laws like taxes. The task has prove..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-13 04:10
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, finance

Chinese Report Finds 9 in 10 Altcoins to Have Stolen 80% of Their Code


"A report published by Chinese media has alleged that more than 80% of alternative cryptocurrencies are comprised of ?plagiarizing code.? The report analyzed 488 different cryptocurrencies, finding tha..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-12 13:05
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, report, share

NAFTA Deal Close But Doubts Remain OANDA Market Beat


"OANDA Senior Market Analyst Alfonso Esparza reviews the major upcoming market news, macro analysis and economic indicator releases that will impact currencies, stocks other asset classes. Subscription..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-11 20:16
Taggar: analysis, currencies, market

Crypto Use Is A 'Fringe Activity' Among Terrorists, Says Think Tank


"Cryptocurrencies are ill-suited for terrorist financing, a member of a think tank told the U.S. House of Representatives last week."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-10 23:00
Taggar: currencies

Exchanges Roundup: Startup Targets Crypto Micro-Investments, Kraken Denies Halifax Closure


"In recent news pertaining to cryptocurrency exchanges, Perth-based Bamboo has announced it will launch an app designed to easily facilitate micro-investments in cryptocurrencies, Kraken has rejected a..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-10 20:45
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, forex, investment, leverage, market

Terrorists Prefer Cash to Crypto, According to Congressional Testimony


"In prepared testimony given before the U.S. House of Representatives Financial Services Committee, Yaya Fanusie, director of analysis for the Foundation for Defense of Democracies, explained how thoug..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-10 02:55
Taggar: analysis, bitcoin, currencies, financial

Thai Government Approves Crypto Exchange, Wants Own Wallet


"The Thai Securities and Exchange Commission has approved another crypto exchange to legally operate in the country. There are now six exchanges that have been granted approval. Meanwhile, the governme..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-08 12:57
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, market, rate

New Crypto Exchanges Launch in Hong Kong, Korea, Indonesia


"The cryptocurrency ecosystem continues to grow with the addition of some new crypto exchanges in Hong Kong, Korea, and Indonesia. Bitone Trade HK, affiliated with a Japanese publicly listed company, w..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-08 06:05
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency

The Altcoin Correction Index Gives an Alternative View of Crypto Assets


"Analysts are always seeking new ways to assess cryptocurrencies. Different metrics provide insights that can be used to gauge various trends, such as estimating when a particular asset has bottomed ou..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-07 20:35
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies

Proof-of-Stake is a Rebranded Version of the Old Financial System


"Over the last few years, there?s been a lot of projects, both public and private, that are attempting to create a next-generation blockchain or something better than Satoshi?s Bitcoin. A great majorit..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-07 18:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, financial

EF Hutton Initiates Coverage of Cryptocurrencies ? BCH Gets 5-Star Rating


"American stock brokerage firm EF Hutton is initiating coverage of seven cryptocurrencies, each given a rating of one to five stars. New.Bitcoin.com talked to CEO Christopher Daniels who shared his fir..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-07 06:10
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, market, rate, share

Dollar Awaits Jobs Data as Trade Tensions Mount


"The US dollar is lower against most major currencies on Thursday. Trade tensions continue to worry investors as NAFTA negotiations between Canada and the US drag on, although both sides remain optimis..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-06 22:53
Taggar: currencies, dollar

Survey: Nearly 80% of Americans Have Heard of Bitcoin


"A YouGov survey of roughly 1,200 Americans found that 48 percent of millennials are interested in using cryptocurrencies as a primary form of payment."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-06 18:30
Taggar: currencies

Markets Update: Shorts Continue to Rise as Bearish Sentiment Ensues


"Cryptocurrency markets have lost considerable value since our last markets update three days ago. The entire digital currency economy of roughly 1900+ assets has lost $35 billion since then, and a gre..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-06 18:10
Taggar: bear, bitcoin, currencies, currency, economy, market

Bitcoin plunges as Goldman Sachs drops trading desk plans


"Bitcoin prices continued to get slammed early Thursday in Asia, following a report that Goldman Sachs was dropping its plans for opening a trading desk for cryptocurrencies. The world’s largest..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-06 13:53
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, gold, report, trading

High Times Now Says It's Accepting Crypto Payments For Its IPO


"Despite previously telling the SEC it would not accept cryptocurrencies, High Times is accepting both bitcoin and ethereum for its IPO."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-05 23:00
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies

Think Tank Report Argues for Standardized Crypto Rules Within EU


"A Brussels-based think tank believes the EU should enforce standardized regulations on cryptocurrencies for each member nation."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-05 19:00
Taggar: currencies

BoC can wait, but could still hike rates today


"Wednesday September 5: Five things the markets are talking about A new month, but the same mantra – trade concerns continue to simmer and erode risk appetite as emerging markets slide. Yesterday..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-05 12:35
Taggar: currencies, dollar, market

Africa and its Antiquated Banking: Cryptocurrencies The Solution?


"Africa has steadily accelerated the switch to modern technologies. But can a continent facing a crisis with antiquated banking technologies, low rate of financial inclusion, poor confidence in the ban..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-05 04:55
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies, currency, financial, rate, share, shares

A decade of easy money got us here ( OANDA Trading on Bloomberg Radio)


"Stephen Innes, Head: Trading Asia Pacific, Oanda, joined Juliette Saly and Bryan Curtis on Daybreak Asia to discuss how much pain there may be ahead for emerging market currencies. He moves onto the o..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-05 04:52
Taggar: bank, currencies, market, trading

Robinhood Crypto App Adds Candlestick Charts Due to Popular Demand


"Mobile trading app Robinhood is rolling out candlestick charts to "better inform" users when trading or tracking cryptocurrencies and other offerings."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-04 18:02
Taggar: currencies, trading

Crypto Facilities Launches Perpetual Futures on Five Cryptocurrencies


"UK-based cryptocurrency exchange platform Crypto Facilities has launched perpetual futures contracts on five cryptocurrencies. The platform is registered with the country’s Financial Conduct Aut..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-04 16:00
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, financial, market, trading

Dollar Beginning Autumn FX Trading Season on a Rising Note


"With trade war fears still on the front burner, the dollar’s first post-Labor Day movement has been mostly upward especially against emerging market currencies. The dollar has climbed 2.1% again..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-04 14:35
Taggar: currencies, dollar, market

Emerging market losses continue on Tuesday


"Emerging-market assets held losses in Asian trading Tuesday, signaling Argentina?s plan to narrow its fiscal deficit and comments from Turkey?s central bank hinting at a rate increase have yet to shor..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-04 09:46
Taggar: bank, currencies, market, rate, trading

The Argentine peso woes mount


"Emerging-market assets held losses in Asian trading Tuesday, signalling Argentina?s plan to narrow its fiscal deficit and comments from Turkey?s central bank hinting at a rate increase have yet to sho..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-04 07:34
Taggar: bank, currencies, market, rate, trading

Mainstream Media Narrative Sensationalizes Chinese Crypto Crackdown


"An American academic has written an article criticizing dominant media narratives surrounding China?s regulatory actions pertaining to cryptocurrencies. The article?s author, Nicholas Krapels, asserts..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-04 02:05
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies

Iran Officially Recognizes Cryptocurrency Mining


"As economic sanctions start to bite, Iran is now looking to cryptocurrencies to ease the damage. The world?s third-largest oil-producer seeks to follow in the footsteps of Venezuela, which has issued..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-04 00:55
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, oil

Markets Update: While Cryptocurrency Traders See Gains, Shorts Stack Up


"Cryptocurrency markets have shown some strength over the last seven days as many digital assets are up between 3 to 40 percent. At the time of publication, the entire digital currency market capitaliz..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-03 20:15
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, currency trade, market

Satis Predicts Market Cap of Cryptocurrencies Exceeds $1 Trillion in 2021


"Initial coin offering (ICO) advisory firm, Satis Group, has published a report detailing a number of predictions for the cryptocurrency industry – estimating that the total market capitalization..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-02 22:15
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, market, report

The Daily: Asian Crypto Jobs on the Rise, Colombia to Cut Taxes for Crypto Firms


"The number of jobs and job seekers in the Asian crypto space is growing, according to leading recruiters in the region. Also in The Daily, Colombia may soon become a crypto-friendly nation, California..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-02 13:55
Taggar: bitcoin, bull, currencies, market

Japan?s National Police Installing Crypto Transaction Tracking System


"The Japanese National Police Agency is reportedly installing a system to track the flow of crypto transactions in order to aid investigations of cryptocurrency-related cybercrime. The system is expect..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-01 08:45
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, report

Kiev?s Bessarabsky Market Accepts Cryptocurrencies for Groceries


"Bessarabsky market, a landmark of Ukraine?s capital, is introducing crypto payments. Fruits and vegetables are already sold for a number of cryptocurrencies including bitcoin cash (BCH). The initiativ..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-31 23:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, market

Neo Price Bleeds 40% to End August as Worst-Performing Big Crypto


"NEO was the worst performing cryptocurrency over the course of August out of the world's 25 top cryptocurrencies by market valuation. "

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-31 15:00
Taggar: currencies, currency, market

Korean Province to Replace Local Currencies With Crypto


"An eastern South Korean province plans to issue its own cryptocurrency to replace the local currencies of its nine cities, according to local media. An exchange will be established for the new crypto..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-31 03:50
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency

August in Figures


"Many stock markets performed well in August as such had in July. Exceptions were those in the U.K., Switzerland, and Canada. The yen and Swiss franc rose against the dollar, which otherwise advanced a..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-31 01:39
Taggar: bank, currencies, dollar, market

EM currencies feel the heat


"Thursday August 30: Five things the markets are talking about Emerging currencies have sold off sharply again overnight after Argentina?s peso suffered its biggest one-day decline in three-years, with..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-30 13:09
Taggar: currencies, dollar, market

Japanese Actress Helps Tokyo Police Raise Crypto Cybersecurity Awareness


"A Japanese actress and singer has helped the Tokyo Metropolitan Police Department raise awareness on cybersecurity issues, including cryptocurrencies. She reportedly took on the role of a cybersecurit..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-30 03:55
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, report

Russian Agency to Track Crypto Wallets of Criminal Suspects


"Rosfinmonitoring is seeking to expand its internal systems to account for cryptocurrencies."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-30 03:50
Taggar: currencies

Free Keene Activists Launch Tip-Card Creator Called Cryptotip.org


"New Hampshire is well known for its large amounts of libertarian residents and many people consider it the ?free state? among all the other states in the US due to its freedom promoting activism. More..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-29 21:55
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency

Chinese Tech Hub Follows Beijing With Ban on Crypto Promotion


"A special economic zone in Guangzhou is following the lead of Beijing's financial district in banning activities that promote cryptocurrencies."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-29 14:30
Taggar: currencies, financial

Brexit EU Remarks Ease Global Trade Tensions


"The US dollar finished mixed on Wednesday against major currencies. The EU?s Chief Brexit Negotiator for the EU announced that they are prepared to offer Britain a unique partnership. The news boosted..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-29 00:15
Taggar: currencies, dollar, pound

New Bill Clarifies Crypto Taxation in Poland


"A new draft introducing amendments regarding the taxation of crypto incomes has been published in Poland. The bill differentiates between decentralized cryptocurrencies and centralized virtual money..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-28 22:55
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, cable, currencies, trading

US-Mexico Trade Deal Trumps Risk Aversion OANDA MarketBeat Podcast


"OANDA Senior Market Analyst Alfonso Esparza reviews the major upcoming market news, macro analysis and economic indicator releases that will impact currencies, stocks other asset classes. Subscription..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-28 17:31
Taggar: analysis, currencies, market

Canada should expect tough trade negotiations with U.S


"Tuesday August 28: Five things the markets are talking about Any trade deal is good for capital markets; even yesterday’s U.S/Mexico “non-ratified” trade announcement has been able t..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-28 11:50
Taggar: announcement, bull, currencies, market

Report Finds Mining Activity and Bitcoin Exchange Development in North Korea


"A report by South Korea’s state-run Korea Development Bank (KDB) suggests that North Korea has been mining cryptocurrencies, according to local media. In addition, a technology firm in the count..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-28 06:45
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies, currency, report

Lloyd?s of London Insures Cryptocurrency Custody Service Kingdom Trust


"According to the institutional cryptocurrency storage platform Kingdom Trust, the company is now insured by the world?s largest insurance marketplace, Lloyd?s of London. The Kentucky-based alternative..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-28 00:55
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, market, rate

DOJ Special Agent Empathizes With Bitcoin Adoption in Venezuela


"In an interview conducted earlier this month at the Chainxchange blockchain convention, Lilia Infante, a special agent with the U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) who pioneered the DOJ?s first Cyber Inv..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-27 23:15
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies

Iran Expected to Lift Cryptocurrency Ban in September


"The deputy for innovative technologies at the Central Bank of Iran, Nasser Hakimi, has stated that Iran?s financial regulator will be reviewing the country?s blanket cryptocurrency ban. The central ba..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-27 20:15
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies, currency, financial

Reserve Bank of India Forms Unit on Cryptocurrencies, Blockchain, AI


"The central bank of India has reportedly formed a special unit tasked to track emerging technologies such as those related to cryptocurrencies. Its members will be expected to research, draft rules, a..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-27 18:15
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies, report

The Daily: Binance Launches Incubator, Coinbase Adds Info on Top 50 Cryptos


"In today?s edition of Bitcoin in Brief we cover stories about Binance exchange launching an incubator program meant to help the development of crypto startups and Coinbase adding educational informati..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-27 14:15
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies

Investments, Offshores, Foreign Trade ? Russia Planning for Crypto


"With regulations on the horizon, high-ranking officials in Russia have come up with ideas on how to harness cryptocurrencies when, hopefully, they are finally legalized. The need of finding ways to ci..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-27 12:15
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, investment

Regulations Round-Up: Tokenized Securities in Singapore, China Warns of Illegal Fundraising


"In recent regulatory news, Chinese authorities have issued a warning seeking to encourage citizens to be skeptical regarding the promotional claims of illegal fundraising schemes operating with crypto..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-26 15:15
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, finance

Bank of America Files Patent for Cryptocurrency Custody System


"The Bank of America Corporation has filed with the U.S. Patent and Trademarks Office for a secure means for the storage and custody of cryptocurrencies. The filing describes a system for recording and..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-26 01:15
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies, currency

Markets Update: Cryptocurrencies See Some Small Gains This Weekend


"Over the past few days, a good portion of cryptocurrency assets have been increasing in value. In fact, this Saturday, August 25, 19 out of the top 20 digital assets have seen gains in the past 24 hou..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-25 19:11
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, economy, market

Report: North Korea to Hold a Crypto Conference


"North Korea is reportedly planning to hold a conference devoted to blockchain technologies and cryptocurrencies. The event, said to have been scheduled to take place in October, is expected to bring e..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-25 00:35
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, report

WeChat, Alipay to Block Crypto Transactions on Payment Platforms


"WeChat Pay and Alipay are scrambling to keep up with regulators after recent announcements regarding initial coin offerings and cryptocurrencies."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-24 21:29
Taggar: announcement, currencies

Dash Is in Trouble


"2018 hasn?t been kind to cryptocurrencies, with every major asset except for BNB recording a loss for the year to date. Dash has been particularly hard hit, slipping from 7th to 14th by market cap, an..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-24 21:15
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, market

The Daily: Crypto Exchange Rents Pricey HK Offices, UAE Realtor Sells Homes for Crypto


"Crypto trading platform Bitmex has reportedly rented some of the world?s most expensive offices, in a Hong Kong skyscraper. Also in Bitcoin in Brief today, UAE-based realtor wants to add cryptocurrenc..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-24 15:10
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, paypal, report, trading

Cryptocurrency Card Issuer Wirex Granted E-Money License in the UK


"European crypto card provider Wirex has been awarded an e-money license by the Financial Conduct Authority in the UK. The accreditation will allow the company to create e-money accounts in more than t..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-23 20:05
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, financial

Dollar Caught Between Trump and Tariffs OANDA Market Beat Podcast


"OANDA Senior Market Analyst Alfonso Esparza reviews the major upcoming market news, macro analysis and economic indicator releases that will impact currencies, stocks other asset classes. Subscription..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-23 15:41
Taggar: analysis, currencies, market

Swedish Tech Company to Trade Crypto Fund in Exclusive Partnership With German Bank


"Stockholm IT Ventures AB (SITV), a Swedish technology company specialized in cryptocurrency production, announced that its subsidiary, Blocktrade Technology Ltd. (BTT), has signed a software license a..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-23 09:05
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies, currency, report

Dollar Softens Further


"The dollar lost some further modest ground against major currencies like the euro (0.3%), Swiss franc and Canadian dollar (0.2%), and New Zealand dollar (0.1%). The dollar edged up 0.1% against the Au..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-22 14:13
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, currencies, dollar, rate

The Daily: Bakkt Won?t Offer Leverage, Congresswoman Holds Crypto


"In today?s edition of Bitcoin in Brief we cover stories about Intercontinental Exchange’s crypto trading platform Bakkt, which won’t be offering leverage or margin trading, and a US politi..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-22 11:55
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, leverage, margin, trading

PR: More Stamps Global Launches ? Cryptocurrency Travel Agency Opens Doors to World


"More Stamps Global accepts forty different popular cryptocurrencies, allowing its customers to book flights, hotels, rental cars, and more at a variety of locations around the world. The agency?s laun..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-22 11:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency

Apple Co-Founder: Crypto World ?Like the Internet When it was Brand New?


"Steve Wozniak, co-founder of Apple along with Steve Jobs, recently announced his participation in a crypto startup. During the interview, Mr. Wozniak (Woz) also spoke about cryptocurrencies and why he..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-22 07:25
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, report

Australian Bills Can Soon Be Paid With 50-100 Cryptocurrencies


"A partnership between a bill payment company and a crypto exchange will allow Australians to pay their bills with between 50 and 100 cryptocurrencies. Customers can use any coins in their Cointree acc..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-22 03:05
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency

Markets Update: BTC Shorts Approach Record Highs This Week


"Cryptocurrency markets have been consolidating after a few volatile spikes and subsequent dumps over the last few weeks. Now a lot of crypto-traders are uncertain what will happen next, but quite a lo..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-21 22:05
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, market, short position

A Look at Venezuela?s Other Cryptocurrencies, While the Petro Takes Center Stage


"Financially troubled Venezuela, which is introducing the new, denominated, crypto-anchored ?sovereign bolivar? this week, is also the birthplace of a number of alternative coins beside the state-issue..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-21 17:05
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, financial, oil

Thai Central Bank Defends Cryptocurrencies


"In the high-profile Thai crypto fraud case involving an actor, Thailand’s central bank has clarified that the fraud is not related to cryptocurrency trading, but a general misuse of money. Thail..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-21 13:02
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies, currency, currency trading, trading

US dollar slumbers at the start of the week


"Dollar stays range-bound as Jackson Hole Meeting looms Trading activity was subdued in the Asian session with most currency pairs confined to tight ranges with little on the data calendar to spur trad..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-20 09:50
Taggar: bull, currencies, currency, currency pair, dollar, margin, trading

Police Arrest Hackers Alleged in $87 Million Crypto Theft


"Chinese police have arrested three individuals who allegedly stole bitcoins and other cryptocurrencies worth around 600 million yuan, or $87 million. "

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-20 07:00
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies

Police Arrest Hackers Suspected of Stealing $87 Million in Crypto


"Chinese police have arrested three individuals who allegedly stole bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies worth around 600 million yuan, or $87 million."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-20 07:00
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies

Dollar takes a rest ahead of Jackson Hole


"Dollar steady on a data-dry start to the week It has been a quiet start to the week in currency markets, with most pairs confined to tight ranges with little on the data calendar to spur trading. The..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-20 05:28
Taggar: bull, currencies, currency, dollar, margin, market, trading

SHA-256 Mining Hashrate Climbs Significantly in One Year


"Over the last year, SHA-256 mining, the process that?s used to find blocks on both the Bitcoin Cash (BCH) and Bitcoin Core (BTC) networks, alongside a slew of other cryptocurrencies, has grown exponen..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-19 22:40
Taggar: bear, bitcoin, currencies, market, rate, trading

Over 60% of Top 100 Cryptocurrencies Have No Working Product, Study Claims


"Of the top 100 cryptocurrencies listed by market capitalization, only 36 are actually what the authors term ?working products? in a study recently published online. Newer ecosystem website, Invest in..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-18 08:20
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, market

Dollar softens amid greater risk appetite


"Dollar slides for a third straight day The value of the US dollar, as measured by a basket of six major currencies fell for a third consecutive day as risk appetite gained an additional foothold. Buil..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-17 09:59
Taggar: currencies, dollar

Pantera Capital Already Raises Over $70 Million for Its Third Crypto Fund


"Pantera Capital, one of the largest US-based institutional holders of cryptocurrencies, has already raised more than $70 million for its third crypto fund. And the first investment by Pantera Venture..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-16 23:05
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, investment

California Is Open to Allowing Crypto Political Donations


"Candidates for public office in California may soon be able to accept cryptocurrencies as donations, though the practice has not yet been codified."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-16 20:40
Taggar: currencies

Bitcoin Not Dead, Again: Washington Post Gets Schooled


"Castle Island Ventures partner and cofounder of Coinmetrics.io, Nic Carter, has had quite enough. Made crazy by mainstream media misunderstanding, ignorance, and downright falsehoods regarding cryptoc..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-16 15:35
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, report

Squire Partnership Gives Coingeek Exclusive Rights to 10nm ASIC Chip


"On Wednesday, August 15, blockchain firm and mining organization Coingeek, led by entrepreneur Calvin Ayre, announced that the company has signed a deal with Canada-based Squire Mining Limited. Coinge..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-16 02:05
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies

AT&T Sued for $224 Million After Phone Hackers Rob Crypto Investor


"Michael Terpin is suing AT&T, claiming the company's failure to protect his cell phone data lead to hackers stealing $24 million in cryptocurrencies."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-15 19:45
Taggar: currencies

Bitcoin Illegal: Saudi Arabia Monetary Authority


"Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (??????? ??????? ????????) regulators issued a statement this week through its monetary authority. Cryptocurrencies such as bitcoin are illegal in the country. Citing ?negative..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-15 18:05
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, report

Playboy Sues Wallet Developer for Failing to Integrate Crypto Across Its Platforms


"Playboy is reportedly suing a Canadian cryptocurrency firm for allegedly failing to integrate a ?wallet that would support a range of cryptocurrencies across the company?s online media, digital and ca..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-15 13:53
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, rate, report

The Daily: Stoners Drop Crypto From IPO, Binance Launches Academy


"In today?s edition of Bitcoin in Brief we cover stories about the stoners’ magazine High Times which dropped cryptocurrencies from its IPO, Binance launching its own academy, an institutional in..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-15 11:56
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies

Jamaica Stock Exchange Plans to Offer Cryptocurrency Trading


"The Jamaica Stock Exchange (JSE) has announced it plans to allow investors the ability to trade cryptocurrencies through the regulated stock exchange. According to the JSE, the Canadian-based Blocksta..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-14 22:55
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, currency trading, trading

ICO Regulations Round-Up: Fundraising Law, Jeju Island, Self-Directed IRAs


"In recent news pertaining to initial coin offerings (ICO) regulations, an EU report has advocated the regulation of ICOs according to crowdfunding legislation, the governor of Korea?s Jeju Island want..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-14 20:55
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, report

Firm Behind Japanese Cryptocurrency ?Spindle? to Relocate to London Amid Investigation


"The Japanese cryptocurrency Spindle, known for being promoted by the Japanese popular singer, actor and talent Gakuto Oshiro (45), aka GACKT, has announced it’s withdrawing from Tokyo to relocat..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-14 15:05
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency

Reports: India?s Crypto Regulations Delayed, Government Considers ?Crypto Tokens?


"The Indian government previously planned to submit the proposal for crypto regulations in July. However, a senior official has revealed that the regulatory framework for cryptocurrencies in India has..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-14 13:00
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, financial, report

Euro rebounds as markets find relative calm


"After the Monday Mayhem from the Turkey contagion, a sense of calm descended on FX markets during today?s Asian session. USD/TRY headed lower from its record high yesterday as the markets digested the..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-14 10:02
Taggar: bank, currencies, fx market, market

Venezuela?s Constituent Assembly Drafts Law to Create Central Bank for Crypto


"A member of the Venezuelan National Constituent Assembly has reportedly revealed that the assembly is preparing a reform to the country’s Constitution that includes a central bank for cryptocurr..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-14 05:50
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies, currency, report

Below $200 Billion: Crypto Market Sinks to New 2018 Low


"Falling prices have sent the total market capitalization of all cryptocurrencies below $200 billion."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-14 04:20
Taggar: currencies, market

OANDA Market Beat Risk Aversion Boosts Dollar


"OANDA Senior Market Analyst Alfonso Esparza reviews the major upcoming market news, macro analysis and economic indicator releases that will impact currencies, stocks other asset classes. Subscription..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-13 19:38
Taggar: analysis, currencies, market

Exchanges Round-Up: Chinese Court Backs Coinnice Repatriation, CZ Demos Binance DEX


"In recent news pertaining to cryptocurrencies, a Chinese court has rejected an appeal from a trader disputing a previous decision that mandated he repay the value of 5 BTC accidentally credited to his..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-13 11:50
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, rate

An In-Depth Look at the Cryptocurrency Economy?s ?Stablecoin? Trend


"Back in the early days, cryptocurrency enthusiasts used to laugh at the thought of a stable cryptocurrency pegged to a specific fiat currency like the US dollar. Although nowadays things have changed..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-13 02:10
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, currency trade, dollar, economy

Which Cryptocurrency Hardware Wallet is Best for You?


"The number of hardware wallets has proliferated with the number of cryptocurrencies in recent years. Today, consumers enjoy an unprecedented choice of hardware devices on which to store their bitcoin..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-12 16:10
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, market, rate

Regulations Round-Up: Central Bank-Issued Digital Currencies, Regulatory Clarity


"In recent regulatory news, Spain’s Central bank has issued a report favoring the development of a central bank-issued digital currency (CBDC), the president of Taiwan’s central bank has ad..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-12 14:58
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies, currency, report

The Weekly: Coinbase Increases Limits, Shapeshift Acquires Bitfract, Okex Launches Coinall


"In this week?s daily editions of Bitcoin in Brief we reported about Coinbase increasing trading limits, Shapeshift acquiring Bitfract, Okex launching a white label platform called Coinall, and much mo..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-12 12:40
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, report, trading

Brazil?s Pro Bitcoin Presidential Candidate: É Boa Pra Caramba!


"É Boa Pra Caramba! roughly translated means ?amazing? in Brazilian Portuguese. Regional Bitcoiners might be using the expression more these days after Brazil New Party presidential candidate João Amoê..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-12 02:45
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies

Markets Update: Crypto Prices Consolidate After Some Volatility


"Cryptocurrencies markets have been volatile and very indecisive over the last 48-hours as the entire digital asset economy lost billions in value since US regulators postponed their decision concernin..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-11 23:45
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, currency trade, currency trading, economy, market, trading

FinCEN Says It Now Receives 1,500 Crypto Complaints a Month


"FinCEN receives more than 1,500 reports every month from financial institutions regarding cryptocurrencies, a top official said Thursday."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-10 21:10
Taggar: currencies, financial, report

Dollar Higher as Risk Appetite Vanishes


"The US dollar appreciated versus most major pairs on Friday. The Japanese yen outperformed the greenback as a safe haven, but all other major currencies suffered heavy losses during the week. Tense tr..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-10 20:45
Taggar: currencies, dollar, market

Coin Center Updates Its Securities Framework for Cryptocurrencies


"Blockchain advocacy group Coin Center still believes some cryptocurrencies are securities by law, and should be regulated as such."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-10 20:05
Taggar: currencies

Apocalyptic Predictions About Privacy Coins Are Very Wide of the Mark


"Bitcoin is a permissionless ledger. In plain English, that means you don?t need to ask anyone?s damn permission to use it. There are no terms and conditions to read, no checkbox to tick, and no forms..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-10 16:10
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies

Ecobank Report Finds Significant Presence of Crypto in 36 African Countries


"A report published by the pan-African bank, Ecobank Transnational Inc., has found that despite cryptocurrencies exerting a notable presence in each of the 36 African countries in which the company ope..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-10 09:25
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies, market, rate, report

Crypto Friendly Policies Rapidly Drawing Companies to Thailand


"Soon after Thailand adopted its regulations for cryptocurrencies and initial coin offerings (ICOs), companies reportedly pile up to apply for licenses to operate in the country. According to the Thai..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-10 07:25
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, rate, report

New Bill Proposes 5% Tax on Crypto Incomes in Ukraine


"A draft law prepared by deputies and representatives of the industry aims to introduce light taxation of crypto incomes in Ukraine. Businesses and individuals will be required to pay 5% on their profi..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-09 23:25
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, profit, trading

This Cryptocurrency Data Site Lists Coins by Fair Market Value


"When people look at the fiat value of cryptocurrencies they usually observe prices from data sites like Coinmarketcap.com that pull aggregated digital asset spot prices from exchanges all across the w..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-09 21:25
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, market

Turkish lira loses another 3%


"Thursday August 9: Five things the markets are talking about The geopolitical tension theme continues to dominate capital markets, now that China has responded to the U.S’s tariff onslaught with..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-09 12:31
Taggar: currencies, market

Canaan Unveils 7nm Chip Equipped Miner at Press Conference


"At a recent press conference, the world?s second largest manufacturer of bitcoin mining rigs, Canaan Creative, revealed four new products. In addition to the recently reported bitcoin mining televisio..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-09 11:25
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, manufacture, report

Exchanges Round-Up: Goldman Considers Crypto Custody, SA Exchange Launches USDT


"In recent news pertaining to cryptocurrency exchanges, it has been reported that Goldman Sachs is considering exploring custody and other services pertaining to cryptocurrencies; a South African excha..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-09 07:25
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, gold, report

Bitmain Offers Wi-Fi Routers Mining Cryptocurrencies


"Have you ever thought about mining cryptos while surfing the web without being a victim of some malware, of course? If so, Bitmain has an offer you might be interested in. The Chinese mining giant has..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-08 22:05
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies

Swiss Banks Are Onboarding Crypto Clients and Assets


"Another Swiss private bank has announced in a statement that it’s open to on-board cryptocurrencies. Maerki Baumann private bank in Zurich is open to accepting assets that were generated with cr..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-08 20:06
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies, financial, rate

PR: SoPay App Released, Offering Fast Transactions and SoPay?s Assets Mining (SAM)


"SoPay, the blockchain-based payment platform with a disruptive approach to the money market, today announced the achievement of another milestone in its roadmap; the release of the SoPay app. The star..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-08 19:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, market

Markets Update: Crypto-Prices Slide After SEC Announcement


"Cryptocurrencies are dropping in value once again on Wednesday, August 8 as most of the top digital assets are down between 9 to 18 percent over the last 24 hours. Prices started dropping yesterday af..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-08 18:35
Taggar: announcement, bitcoin, currencies, market

XRP, Litecoin Fall to Lowest Prices Yet Seen in 2018


"The price of XRP and Litecoin, two of the world's largest cryptocurrencies, fell to new 2018 lows on Wednesday."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-08 05:13
Taggar: currencies

Poor Russians More Aware of Crypto Than the Rich, Poll Finds


"A recently conducted survey has produced interesting results regarding how much Russians know about cryptocurrencies. People with lower incomes have been found to have a better idea of digital money t..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-07 20:35
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, market

Cannot keep the ?big? dollar down


"The European and Asian sessions were happy to book ‘long’ dollar profits, but North America has decided to renew their acquaintance with the dollar bulls. A lack of major economic data rel..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-07 17:15
Taggar: bull, currencies, dollar, profit, report

PR: Stemcell-pj ? Tech to Reverse Ageing: Blockchain Startup Joins the Fight for Longevity


"The mythical fountain of youth. The tales of it appeared in writings by Herodotus, it was sought by the emperors of ancient China, for its sake alchemists spent years trying to create a philosopher's..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-07 11:30
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies, dollar, rate

Bob Goodlatte Becomes First Member of Congress to Disclose Crypto Holdings


"Bob Goodlatte, the chair of the House Committee on the Judiciary, has reported his private cryptocurrency holdings – making Mr. Goodlatte likely the first member of the United States Congress to..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-07 05:35
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies, currency, financial, investment, report

?People?s Money? Crypto to Outlast Fiat ?Scam? ? Rich Dad, Poor Dad Author


"The author of the best-selling book ?Rich Dad, Poor Dad?, Robert Kiyosaki, has spoken in favor of virtual currencies during a recent podcast. Mr. Kiyosaki described the United States Dollar (USD) as c..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-07 03:35
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies, dollar, financial

Markets Update: Bears Claw Billions Off Digital Currency Valuations


"Cryptocurrencies tumbled once again today in value as a great majority of digital assets are seeing losses this Saturday. Since our last markets update the entire digital currency economy shaved anoth..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-05 04:15
Taggar: bear, bitcoin, currencies, currency, economy, market

Bithumb Resumes Deposit and Withdrawal Services ? Upbit Reveals 127% Cash Reserves


"South Korean exchange Bithumb has resumed deposit and withdrawal services for a number of cryptocurrencies after the recent hack. Another major Korean exchange, Upbit, has released an audit report sho..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-04 21:50
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies, report

BCH Roundup: More Developments, 687K Transactions, and Rebirth Parties


"Bitcoin Cash proponents are celebrating the year anniversary of ?Bitcoin Independence Day? on August 1st and now into the weekend. Over the past week, quite a few bitcoiners have noticed there?s been..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-04 18:20
Taggar: announcement, bitcoin, currencies

The Daily: Cars and Pizzas for Crypto in Russia, Crypto Valley in South Korea


"The wide adoption of cryptocurrencies in Russia has been put on hold after the State Duma postponed the final reading of three crypto bills for its fall session. Nevertheless, Russian companies are al..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-04 14:05
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies

Canaan Creative Announces World?s First Mining TV Set


"The world?s second largest manufacturer of bitcoin miners, Canaan Creative, has unveiled what the company describes as the world?s first bitcoin mining TV set. Also Read: High Times Becomes the First..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-04 06:55
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, manufacture

High Times Becomes the First IPO to Accept Cryptocurrencies


"On Thursday, the well-known cannabis culture brand and publication High Times announced it?s holding an initial public offering (IPO) and that it will be the first regulated A+ stock offering to accep..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-03 22:55
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies

Japan Labor Ministry Confused as Crypto Salaries Demand Increased


"Japan’s Labor Ministry is not hiding its confusion as the Tokyo Metropolitan Government and venture companies requested a deregulation of the Labor Standard Act. Japan has respected the ?salarie..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-03 20:55
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies

PR: Nexty Platform ? a Breakthrough for E-Commerce and Retails


"The emergence of cryptocurrency has opened new vistas for the fintech industry. However, issues of high transaction fees, delays in completing coin transfers, as well as wild price swings continue to..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-03 11:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency

Bitcoiners Hope to Have a Friend in Top US Regulator Jay Clayton


"Bitcoin might have a mole, a sympathetic insider at the highest levels of the US financial regulatory apparatus, if recent ecosystem press accounts are to be believed. According to a US Securities and..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-03 09:35
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, financial

Indians Use Creative Means to Trade Bitcoin Amid RBI Ban


"Indian crypto traders have found some creative ways to trade cryptocurrencies, especially bitcoin, to circumvent the crypto banking ban imposed by the country?s central bank. The Reserve Bank of India..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-03 04:15
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies, currency, financial

Boerse Stuttgart to Host Crypto Trading and Coin Offerings


"Boerse Stuttgart is going deeper into crypto. The German stock exchange is planning to set up a new trading venue that would allow the exchange of tokens from the ICOs it wants to host, as well as est..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-03 02:45
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, trading

SBI Plans Derivatives Platform, Huobi Eyes 30% Korean Market, Thai Four-Crypto ATM Unveiled


"Japan’s SBI Group is reportedly planning to create a crypto derivatives platform. In South Korea, Huobi is taking an aggressive approach and expects to achieve a 30% crypto market share. Meanwhi..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-02 23:15
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, market, report, share

Philippine SEC Approves Draft Rules for ICOs and Crypto


"The Philippine SEC (Security and Exchange Commission) approved draft rules for initial coin offerings (ICOs), ABS CBN News reported. This official approval will pave the way for the legal sale of cryp..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-02 20:15
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, report

Czech National Bank Lifts 2-Week Repo Rate to 1.25% from 1.00%


"Developing economies like that of the Czech Republic depend on capital inflows, and these have diminished as a result of U.S. President Trump’s protectionist agenda. Currencies have depreciated..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-02 16:33
Taggar: bank, currencies, inflation, rate

The Daily: Coinbase Introduces GBP Pairs, Hitbtc Adds EURS, Bitpanda Offers EOS


"In today?s Bitcoin in Brief, we cover several decisions made by leading cryptocurrency exchanges regarding new trading options offered to clients. UK customers of Coinbase will be able to purchase cry..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-02 15:35
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, pound, trading

NSFW: After The Corporate Hype, Porn Gets Into Blockchain


"Porn star Brenna Sparks is not the only one warming up to blockchain tech. Startups such as Spankchain as well as Vice Industries are attempting to fuse intimate desires with software undergirding cry..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-02 01:13
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, rate

Japanese Public Company Offering Loans Secured by BTC, BCH, ETH


"A Japanese company listed on the Tokyo Stock Exchange is offering loans secured by three cryptocurrencies: BTC, BCH, and ETH. Clients can borrow up to 300 million yen (~$2.7 million) at varying intere..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-01 23:50
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, rate

Northern Trust Is Helping Hedge Funds Invest in Cryptocurrencies


"U.S.-based custody bank Northern Trust is helping traditional "mainstream" hedge funds expand into cryptocurrencies, says Forbes."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-01 15:00
Taggar: bank, currencies

PR: XcelTrip Accepts Major Crypto Currencies on Its Revolutionary Online Travel Portal


"XcelTrip, is poised to disrupt the online travel industry with launching of its online travel platform XcelTrip.com, from 1 Aug 2018. where user can use major crypto currencies to book their hotel and..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-01 11:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, paypal

South Korea Plans to End Major Tax Benefits for Bitcoin Exchanges


"The South Korean government has announced a new set of tax law amendments. Under this proposal, bitcoin exchanges will no longer be eligible for income and corporate tax deductions currently enjoyed b..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-01 08:55
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, rate

Check Which Coins You Can Spend With Debit Cards and Why Upcoming Fuzex Chooses BCH


"Recently, we covered some of the most popular debit cards used for crypto payments and we?d like to tell you more about the cryptocurrencies they support. Most of these cards are issued by well-known..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-01 07:05
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies

Blockstream Buys Mining Equipment From Chinese Manufacturer Innosilicon


"Blockstream, one of the largest Bitcoin Core funding contributors, has evidently bought a lot of cryptocurrency mining equipment from the Chinese electronics hardware manufacturer Innosilicon. Does th..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-01 04:00
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, manufacture

Student Faces Charges for Stealing $5 Million in Crypto via ?SIM Jacking?


"Motherboard has reportedly obtained court documents pertaining to the arrest of Joel Ortiz, a 20-year-old from Boston, who is accused of stealing $5 million USD in bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-01 02:29
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, report

Stellar Cryptocurrency Lives Up to Name With 40% July Gains


"Stellar (XLM) was the best performing cryptocurrency amongst the 25 largest cryptocurrencies by market capitalization during the month of July."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-31 23:50
Taggar: currencies, currency, market

75% of Millennials are More Likely to Date Someone Who is Into Bitcoin


"A recently conducted study has reportedly found that 75% of millennials would be more likely to date someone who possesses knowledge about cryptocurrencies. The survey comes amid apparently increasing..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-31 20:45
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, report

Thomson Reuters Eikon to Display Data on 50 Cryptocurrencies From Cryptocompare


"Institutional financial traders are about to receive access to new data feeds on fifty cryptocurrencies supplied by Cryptocompare. These will be added to Eikon, Thomson Reuters? flagship financial inf..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-31 19:16
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies, financial, financial trade

Dollar Higher Ahead of Fed Meeting OANDA Market Beat Podcast


"OANDA Senior Market Analyst Alfonso Esparza reviews the major upcoming market news, macro analysis and economic indicator releases that will impact currencies, stocks other asset classes. Joining him..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-31 01:23
Taggar: analysis, currencies, market

July in Figures


"Net dollar movement against currencies in other well-developed economies was modest in July, but the U.S. currency extended gains against developing country monies. The rise in long-term U.S. interest..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-31 01:10
Taggar: bank, currencies, currency, dollar, rate

Dollar marks time in Asia as traders consider a busy data week


"Traders scale back activity ahead of data/event rush A busy data week culminating in the monthly US jobs report and approaching month-end all conspired to keep traders in Asia sidelined and currencies..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-30 05:02
Taggar: currencies, report

Flow and Cryptomkt Enable Crypto Payments at 5000+ Stores


"Cryptocurrency exchange Cryptomkt has partnered with Chilean payment platform Flow to allow customers to pay with three cryptocurrencies at over 5,000 stores. The announcement follows two Chilean cour..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-29 21:30
Taggar: announcement, bank, bitcoin, currencies, currency

Market Caps for Privacy-Centric Currencies Have Dropped Significantly


"Over the past few years, a few privacy-centric cryptocurrencies have gained both in popularity and value. Many of these coins like monero, dash, pivx, zcash, and more were at one time top ten digital..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-29 18:50
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, market

Libertarian Hotspot the Free Keene Project Bolsters More Crypto-Adoption


"The Free Keene Project, a growing community of libertarians and cryptocurrency proponents, has announced the region now has a dentist, Indian restaurant, hair salon, and vape shop that accept cryptocu..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-29 02:45
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, market

Markets Update: Crypto-Prices See Some Recovery After the Dip


"Digital assets, this weekend, have recovered a touch after a temporary price dip that started roughly 48 hours ago but crypto-values have rebounded once again on July 27. This Saturday, all 1600+ digi..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-28 17:00
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, market

Openbazaar Users Can Now Trade 1500 Cryptocurrencies With No KYC


"This Friday the decentralized marketplace Openbazaar announced the release of its 2.2.2 version which adds a variety of new features and improvements. One particular feature added to the latest Openba..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-28 07:15
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, market

Officials in South Africa Propose VAT-Exemption for Bitcoin Trades


"Cryptocurrencies are becoming more prevalent to residents living in South Africa and over the past year bitcoin interest stemming from the region has grown exponentially. Furthermore, just recently th..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-27 22:45
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies

Google Bans Cryptocurrency Mining Apps From Play Store


"In the Google?s latest move against virtual currencies, cryptocurrency mining apps have been banned from the Google Play Store. Despite the ban, Google has indicated that it will continue to permit mi..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-27 19:45
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency

You Can Become a Citizen of Antigua and Barbuda for Less Than 13 BTC


"The parliament of Antigua and Barbuda has amended the country?s Citizenship by Investment Programme Act to accept payments in the form of bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies. With Antigua and Barbuda?s..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-27 18:15
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, investment

Indian Government-Appointed Commission Recognizes Crypto as Means of Payment


"The law commission established by the order of the Indian government has issued a report recognizing cryptocurrency as a means of payment. This is reportedly the first time that a body appointed by th..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-27 15:15
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, point, report

More Than 6% of Securities Lawsuits Filed in 2018 Have Related to ICOs


"Cornerstone Research, an economic and financial consulting company, has published a report finding that more than 6% of the securities class action filings made in 2018 have related to initial coin of..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-27 06:45
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, financial, market, report

Exchanges Round-Up: CME Rejects Altcoins, Waves DEX Hacked on Launch


"In recent news pertaining to cryptocurrency exchanges, the CEO of Chicago Mercantile Exchange (CME) has indicated that the company has no intentions of introducing derivative markets for alternative c..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-27 00:15
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, market, rate

U.S. Regulations Round-Up: CFTC Can?t Keep Pace with Crypto, Libertarian Candidate Accepts Bitcoin Donations


"In recent regulatory news, the CFTC chairman has warned that the regulator is falling behind its international counterparts with regards to virtual currency and blockchain regulations; a U.S. Congress..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-26 23:15
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency

Vietnam's Securities Regulator Warns Industry to Avoid Crypto Activities


"Vietnam's securities regulator has warned industry companies and funds in the country to avoid activities related to cryptocurrencies."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-26 17:05
Taggar: currencies

Gibraltar Stock Exchange?s Crypto Platform Opens to Public With 6 Cryptocurrencies


"The crypto exchange platform subsidiary of the Gibraltar Stock Exchange is now open to the public with six cryptocurrencies. Users can fund their accounts in USD. Meanwhile, its token sale platform, G..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-26 15:45
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies

Altcoins Round-Up: Bitgo Adds ZEC, Wirex Supports XRP, PwC to Audit Tezos


"In recent news pertaining to altcoins, Bitgo has announced the addition of Zcash to the roster of cryptocurrencies supported by the cryptocurrency custody firm; Wirex has enabled XRP support for its c..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-26 07:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, finance, rate

Vietnamese Regulator Tells Firms and Funds to Stay Away From Crypto


"Vietnam?s securities watchdog has required local businesses not to engage in transactions with cryptocurrencies. The announcement follows a directive issued by the country?s prime minister earlier thi..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-26 04:35
Taggar: announcement, bitcoin, currencies

Index ETF Tracking 10 Cryptocurrencies Filed With SEC


"Bitwise Asset Management has announced its plan to launch ?the first publicly-offered cryptocurrency index exchange-traded fund (ETF).? A registration statement has been filed with the U.S. Securities..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-25 05:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, market

FINMA Seeks to Stem Exodus of Swiss Cryptocurrency Firms


"The Swiss Financial Market Supervisory Authority (FINMA) has met with representatives of the country?s banking sector in the hopes of stemming a nascent exodus among cryptocurrency companies from Swit..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-24 21:45
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies, currency, financial, market

A Look at Leverage Trading: Learn to Run With the Bears and Ride the Bulls


"Cryptocurrency markets are volatile and people can make a lot of money from the up and down price variances. When digital assets touched all-time highs this past December, a great majority of digital..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-24 19:50
Taggar: bear, bitcoin, bull, currencies, currency, leverage, market, trading

Regulations Round-Up: Malta Clarifies Law, UK Wealth Managers Urge FCA Action


"In recent regulatory news, Malta?s financial regulator has sought to clarify the nation?s cryptocurrency regulations following the passing of an act pertaining to crypto assets, UK-based wealth manage..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-24 01:05
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies, currency, financial

Dollar Flat on Trade and Currency War Comments OANDA Podcast


"OANDA Senior Market Analyst Alfonso Esparza reviews the major upcoming market news, macro analysis and economic indicator releases that will impact currencies, stocks other asset classes. Subscription..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-24 00:10
Taggar: analysis, currencies, market

G20 Asks FATF to Clarify AML Standards for Cryptocurrencies


"Financial ministers and central bankers from the G20 states met over the weekend in Argentina to discuss the challenges for the global economy. They reiterated their position that cryptocurrencies do..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-23 20:40
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies, economy, financial, rate

PR: Vaultbank to Bring Free Stock Trading with Margin, Top 20 Cryptos, 120+ Fiat Currencies


"SAN FRANCISCO -- Vaultbank announces the addition of free stock trading to its October Launch. This is in addition to crypto trading and issuance of security tokens. With all of these services on one..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-23 11:30
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies, margin, trading

South Korea?s Crypto Regulation Shakeup: New Bureau, Agreement With China


"South Korea’s top financial regulator is planning a major organizational restructuring that includes introducing some new crypto policy initiatives. A bureau dedicated to financial innovations t..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-23 05:45
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, financial

New BATM Supporting BTC, BCH Launches in Sofia


"A crypto teller machine exchanging a number of cryptocurrencies with fiat, including bitcoin (BTC) and bitcoin cash (BCH), will be operational next week in a Sofia mall. The BATM is a two-way device t..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-22 03:40
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, dollar

Bitcoin (Almost) Everywhere: 5 Crypto Debit Cards Worth Checking Out


"Mass, mainstream adoption of cryptocurrencies might take a route few original cadres of developers and enthusiasts imagined — major payment processing, plastic debit cards. They?re incredibly ha..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-21 21:20
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies

Indian Central Bank Makes a Case Before Supreme Court Against Allowing Crypto Use


"India?s central bank told the country’s supreme court on Friday that ?allowing dealings in cryptocurrencies like bitcoin would encourage illegal transactions.? Other crypto petitions being heard..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-21 01:34
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies

USD Lower After Trump Fed Policy Comments


"The U.S. dollar weakened on Friday against key world currencies as President Donald Trump complained again about its strength, while U.S. and European stock markets were tepid amid fresh tariff talk a..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-20 18:43
Taggar: currencies, dollar, market, rate

Samsung Stores in the Baltic States Now Accept Cryptocurrencies


"On Friday, Samsung stores in the Baltic States have announced they will be accepting seven different cryptocurrencies for merchandise. Through a partnership with the payment processing firm Coppay, cu..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-20 18:20
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies

South Korea's Finance Watchdog Is Forming a Crypto Division


"South Korea's Financial Services Commission has revealed it is setting up a department dedicated largely to cryptocurrencies and blockchain."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-20 17:30
Taggar: currencies, financial

Bitcoin Skeptic Peter Schiff to Joe Rogan: BTC Will Plummet, Voorhees Debate Rigged


"At the hour and twenty four minute mark, slightly more than half way in their time together, famed bitcoin (BTC) skeptic Peter Schiff brought the conversation back to his favorite foil: cryptocurrenci..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-20 08:45
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, oil

Vulnerable Time for Emerging Market Currencies


"The combination of a tightening Federal Reserve policy, escalating tariff warfare, and heightened geopolitical uncertainty can be particularly risky for the currencies of developing and emerging econo..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-20 02:32
Taggar: currencies

Ukraine?s Financial Stability Council Supports Crypto Regulatory Concept


"Ukraine has taken a positive step towards legalizing cryptocurrencies. A new regulatory concept, one that recognizes coins and tokens as financial instruments, has won support from the members of the..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-20 01:10
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies, finance, financial

BCH Roundup: Markets Spike While the Community Debates Token Protocols


"There?s been a lot happening this week within the Bitcoin Cash (BCH) ecosystem, and much of the community?s discussion revolves around tokenization concepts on the BCH chain. Meanwhile, the network ha..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-19 23:20
Taggar: bear, bitcoin, currencies, market

Fed Chair: Crypto Has No Intrinsic Value, Not a Store of Value, Great for Money Laundering


"The Federal Reserve?s new chairman made his stance on cryptocurrency clear to the US House of Representatives on Wednesday. In his view, cryptocurrencies have no intrinsic value, are not used often as..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-19 13:05
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency

Indian Bitcoin Ponzi Schemer Offers to Repay Initial Investments to Victims


"The alleged bitcoin Ponzi kingpin, Amit Bhardwaj, has reportedly offered to pay back the initial investments in Indian rupees to those who lost money through his scheme. However, victims want the curr..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-19 04:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, investment, report

Eastern Europe: Regulation Postponed, Tax Abandoned, Banks Enlightened


"Eastern European nations have been following closely regulatory developments in the West to better understand where the wind is blowing before addressing the challenges presented by cryptocurrencies..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-19 03:12
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies, rate

US Congressman Calls for Ban on Crypto Buying and Mining


"A U.S. congressman called for banning all U.S. residents from buying or mining cryptocurrencies during a hearing Wednesday."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-18 23:35
Taggar: currencies

Fed Chair: Cryptocurrencies Are 'Great' For Money Laundering


"The Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell criticized cryptocurrencies during a hearing on Capitol Hill."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-18 21:20
Taggar: currencies

Powerful Cryptocurrency Firms on the Road Towards Becoming Banks


"When bitcoin came out, supporters believed that the decentralized cryptocurrency would decimate the banking industry. Years later, as digital currencies became more mainstream, these networks were sud..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-18 19:30
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies, currency, dollar, market, share, shares

Dollar Rises as Powell Testimony Continues


"The dollar is unchanged against the yen but extended its rise otherwise by gaining a further 0.6% against sterling, 0.3% versus the loonie, Aussie dollar and yuan, 0.2% relative to the euro and 0.1% v..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-18 17:07
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, currencies, currency, dollar, kiwi, loonie, market

Robin Hood Movie and Robinhood App Hold $50k Crypto Scavenger Hunt at Comic-Con


"Lionsgate studio and Robinhood app have teamed up to give away $50,000 in a crypto scavenger hunt at the San Diego Comic-Con this week. This is to promote the studio’s upcoming Robin Hood movie..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-18 15:45
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies

Fiat Currencies Are About to Become Essential to Public Blockchains


"If we want blockchains to deliver upon their promise, we must be able to transact using traditional fiat currencies, EY's blockchain lead writes."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-18 10:00
Taggar: currencies

Change.org Launches Screensaver That Mines Crypto for Charity


"Social petition platform, Change.org, has announced the launch of a screensaver that mines Monero on behalf of the organization. ?The Mining Screensaver? will pool the computing power of the program?s..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-17 22:15
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, rate

Dollar Stronger on Safe Haven Flows OANDA Market Beat Podcast


"OANDA Senior Market Analyst Alfonso Esparza reviews the major upcoming market news, macro analysis and economic indicator releases that will impact currencies, stocks other asset classes. Subscription..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-17 19:11
Taggar: analysis, currencies, market

Mastercard Wins Patent for Speeding Up Crypto Payments


"Mastercard is looking to improve crypto by designing a payments system that will link accounts holding both fiat currency and cryptocurrencies. "

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-17 18:00
Taggar: currencies, currency, mastercard

PR: Monfils Sponsorship with eToro


"Gaël Monfils, the 31-year-old French tennis star, is known as ?Sliderman? for his on-court showmanship. He may take chances when trying to win Grand Slam matches, but when it comes to personal finance..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-17 11:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, etoro, finance, investment, trading

Iran Considers Using Cryptocurrencies to Evade US Sanctions


"Iran may employ cryptocurrencies as part of its efforts to circumvent the upcoming US sanctions, according to a high-ranking Iranian lawmaker who said the matter will be discussed in parliament soon..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-17 05:55
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, dollar, trading

The CFA Exam Is Getting a Crypto Section Next Year


"The Chartered Financial Analyst Program Exams are about to add topics on cryptocurrencies as examinable material for candidates in August 2019."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-17 04:00
Taggar: currencies, financial

Congress Is Now Holding Two Crypto Hearings This Wednesday


"Congress is set to hold not one but two separate hearings related to cryptocurrencies on Wednesday. "

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-16 22:00
Taggar: currencies, rate

Crypto Exchange Coinrail Reopens with Offers to Recover 11 Cryptocurrencies


"South Korean exchange Coinrail has resumed service after it was hacked last month. The exchange has offered users some options to recover their cryptocurrencies. Eleven cryptos were stolen, some of wh..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-16 21:55
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, trading

Markets Update: Bitcoin Bulls Charge Forward


"Cryptocurrencies are seeing some good gains over the past two days after market capitalizations lost billions last weekend. Over the last six days, the entire digital asset economy has seen an increas..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-16 20:55
Taggar: bear, bitcoin, bull, currencies, currency, economy, market

UK Mosque Collects Four Times More Donations in Crypto Than Fiat


"A British Mosque has collected four times more donations in cryptocurrencies than fiat, showing another example of the growing importance of the innovative instruments in charity. People from all arou..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-16 18:55
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency

Strong USD Creates Market Headwinds


"While Wall Street has been focused on trade talks and diplomatic tensions over the summer, the U.S. dollar has quietly crept to its highest levels of the year. The DXY U.S. dollar index, which measure..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-16 17:50
Taggar: currencies, dollar

SA Purple Group Confirms Adding Cryptos to Its Online Trading Platform


"South African financial company Purple Group has confirmed the addition of two cryptocurrencies, bitcoin and ethereum, to its online trading platform. According to a representative, the decision came..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-16 12:41
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, financial, trading

PR: Changelly?s Partnered with Ledger Live App


"Changelly, a prominent instant exchange, has announced its partnership with Ledger, one of the leading security and infrastructure providers in the crypto industry, to bring a new user experience. New..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-16 11:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies

Russia Now Has a Registry of Whitelisted Crypto Companies


"The Russian Association of Cryptocurrencies and Blockchain has created a registry of whitelisted companies that offer crypto-related products or services. Meanwhile, the bill to regulate cryptocurrenc..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-16 06:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies

G20 Watchdog Unveils Framework to Monitor Crypto


"A framework has been developed for the G20 countries to ?monitor the financial stability implications of crypto-assets markets.? The Financial Stability Board says cryptocurrencies ?do not pose a mate..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-16 01:55
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, financial, market

Have You Tried Blockchain 5.0 Yet? Nobody Else Has Either


"Over the past few years, the buzzwords ?Blockchain Technology? have been tied to literally every industry under the sun. Cryptocurrencies had a wild year in 2017 and it seems during that time distribu..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-15 18:20
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, report

This Week in Bitcoin: New Exchanges, Bancor Breach, Binance CEO vs Vitalik


"In this week?s daily editions of Bitcoin in Brief we reported about a couple of new exchanges, a major security breach at Bancor, and why the Binance CEO came out against Ethereum founder Vitalik Bute..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-15 13:55
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, report

5 Crypto Assets Are Soaring Big on Possible Coinbase Listings


"Coinbase announced they might add five more cryptocurrencies to their platform, and the market reacted with glee. "

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-13 23:45
Taggar: currencies, market

Russians Indicted for US Election Hacks Used Bitcoin to Fund Operations


"Twelve Russian officials indicted for hacking into Democratic National Committee email accounts allegedly used cryptocurrencies, the DOJ announced."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-13 18:55
Taggar: currencies

OKCoin Exchange Launches in US With Fiat-to-Crypto Trading


"Crypto exchange OKCoin has launched a branch in the U.S. market to offer trading services between U.S. dollars and several major cryptocurrencies. "

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-13 08:15
Taggar: currencies, dollar, market, trading

OKCoin Exchange Launches in US Offering Fiat-to-Crypto Trading


"Crypto exchange OKCoin has launched a branch in the U.S. market to offer trading services between U.S. dollars and several major cryptocurrencies. "

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-13 08:15
Taggar: currencies, dollar, market, trading

Police Seize $1.5 Million in Crypto During FIFA Gambling Crackdown


"A Chinese city has recently cracked a cryptocurrency-traded gambling case and confiscated over $1.5 million worth of cryptocurrencies. "

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-13 04:00
Taggar: currencies, currency

Litecoin, Bitcoin Cash Are Latest Crypto Additions to Robinhood Investing App


"U.S.-based mobile stock trading app Robinhood has added two new cryptocurrencies to its trading service."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-12 15:00
Taggar: currencies, trading

100 Tokens By 2020: Ledger Pledges Big Expansion for Crypto Custody


"Wallet and custody startup Ledger is ramping up the number of cryptocurrencies it supports to meet demand from institutional investors.  "

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-12 15:00
Taggar: currencies

Stiglitz Predicts Cryptocurrencies Will Be ?Regulated Into Oblivion?


"Joseph Stiglitz, the former chief economist of the World Bank and Nobel laureate, has predicted that cryptocurrencies will be ?regulated into oblivion? in future, with Mr. Stiglitz saying that BTC may..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-11 17:40
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies, currency

Litecoin Foundation and Tokenpay Acquire Stake in German Bank


"Tokenpay Swiss AG has officially confirmed that it has acquired a 9.9 percent stake in WEG Bank AG in partnership with the Litecoin Foundation. The terms of the agreement will also include options to..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-11 01:40
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies

Cryptocurrency Concept Is a 'Fallacy' Says Finnish Central Bank Advisor


"A paper published by the Bank of Finland explains why cryptocurrencies will never become a form of money."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-10 22:15
Taggar: bank, currencies

Markets Update: Crypto-Prices Drop a Leg Down as Bulls Lose Momentum


"Digital asset markets have failed to surpass heavy resistance over the weekend, and during the early morning trading sessions on Tuesday, July 10, as well. The top cryptocurrencies have slid in value..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-10 19:20
Taggar: bitcoin, bull, currencies, market, trading

Bank of Canada Rate Hike OANDA Market Beat Podcast


"OANDA Senior Market Analyst Alfonso Esparza reviews the major upcoming market news, macro analysis and economic indicator releases that will impact currencies, stocks other asset classes. Subscription..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-10 18:47
Taggar: analysis, currencies, market

Weak European Data Out but Little Fresh News on the Trade War Front


"The dollar overnight gained 0.4% against the yen, 0.3% relative to the euro, Swiss franc and yuan, 0.2% versus the kiwi and 0.1% relative to the Australian currencies and the loonie. The Trump Adminis..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-10 16:46
Taggar: currencies, dollar, kiwi, loonie, market

Government Investigator Says ?Darwinian? Selection Led to Dominant Cryptocurrencies


"The Deputy Governor of the Bank of France, Jean-Pierre Landau, also named  ?Mister Bitcoin? by the French government, submitted a report to Bruno Lemaire, the French Minister of Finance and Economy. T..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-10 15:15
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies, economy, finance, report

US Financial Authority Asks Brokerage Firms to Disclose Crypto Activities


"The Financial Industry Regulatory Authority has issued a notice encouraging every firm that sells securities to the public in the U.S. to disclose any activities ?related to digital assets, such as cr..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-10 09:05
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, financial

Lenders May Deny Your Mortgage Application if You Sold Bitcoin in the Past


"Over the past year, cryptocurrencies like bitcoin have gained in value and some people have ‘cashed out’ their digital assets in order to purchase cars or a new home. However, some people..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-10 02:05
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies

Can?t Trust Mondays


"Trade disputes haven’t been resolved, but global equities and emerging market currencies have risen with the second quarter earnings season now close at hand. Japan’s Nikkei closed 1.2% st..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-09 17:37
Taggar: currencies, market, share

1 Million Computers Hacked to Mine $2 Million-Worth of Cryptos


"Hackers reportedly reaped more than $2 million in different cryptocurrencies after spreading malware across computers in China. "

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-09 11:00
Taggar: currencies, report, spread

Five Universities Offer Crypto Courses in Spain, Argentina and Venezuela


"Five universities across three Spanish-speaking countries are now offering crypto courses. Among major topics of studies are Bitcoin, Ethereum, cryptocurrencies, blockchains, initial coin offerings (I..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-08 06:25
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies

Indian Police Seek to Sell Crypto and Bypass RBI Ban


"Indian police are reportedly facing a challenge of how to liquidate cryptocurrencies they seized since the country’s central bank, the Reserve Bank of India (RBI), has banned banks from providin..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-07 22:40
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies, report

The Daily: Bitcoin Enters Indian Politics, Blockchain Obsession Grows


"On the backdrop of recent developments concerning the status and the future of cryptocurrencies in India, Bitcoin has been dragged into a political scandal between the country?s two major parties. We?..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-07 14:15
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies

Draft Regulating ?Electronic Money? Prepared in Romania


"A draft ordinance aiming to regulate the issuance of ?electronic money? has been presented in Romania. The document authored by the Finance Ministry specifies the entities that can act as issuers and..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-07 04:25
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, finance

Markets Update: Cryptocurrency Prices Rebound During the First Week of July


"Cryptocurrency markets are doing better this week since our last markets update as the entire digital asset economy is now valued at around $270.4Bn. Most digital currencies are up between 7-25 percen..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-06 23:15
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, economy, market

Global Data Report: Cryptocurrencies are Expensive, Slow, Unspendable, Cannot Scale


"Cryptocurrencies – Thematic Research, a report recently issued by Global Data, is attempting to smash what it views as myths and huge untruths about the hype surrounding crypto. Among their find..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-06 11:50
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, report

Japanese Man Exploits Free Company Electricity to Make $500 Secondary Income Mining


"Trading isn?t the only way to acquire crypto. Daily SPA, a Japanese media outlet, has reported on a Japanese man using his company dormitory’s free electricity to mine cryptocurrencies without a..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-06 09:25
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, report, trading

Kenya Has Two Weeks to Decide Whether to Regulate Cryptocurrencies


"Kenya?s Treasury Secretary has been tasked with the responsibility of investigating the current state of cryptocurrency adoption in the country, which has so far been growing with no regulations. In a..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-05 20:25
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, report

Unaware Where Bitcoins Are Mined, RBZ Governor Embraces Blockchain


"The governor of the Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe has made several statements about cryptocurrencies that attest to insufficient knowledge of the matter. The central bank, which recently banned financial i..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-05 17:20
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies, financial

Florida CFO Advocates Creation of State ?Cryptocurrency Chief?


"The Florida Chief Financial Officer (CFO), Jimmy Patronis, has issued a statement calling for Florida?s government to create the post of ?cryptocurrency chief? to provide greater oversight to the stat..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-05 09:15
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, financial

OANDA Market Beat Podcast


"OANDA Senior Market Analyst Alfonso Esparza reviews the major upcoming market news, macro analysis and economic indicator releases that will impact currencies, stocks other asset classes. Subscription..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-04 20:02
Taggar: analysis, currencies, market

Get Yourself a Mustang, American Custom Car Builder Now Accepts Bitcoin


"Forget about a Lambo and get yourself a Mustang. An American custom car builder now accepts payments for its built-to-order and officially licensed vehicles in bitcoin and additional cryptocurrencies..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-04 19:48
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies

The Daily: Complicated Crypto Purchasing Puts Off US Investors, Analysis Confirms ? ICOs Spike


"Some potential investors find the process of acquiring cryptocurrencies rather complicated, according to a new survey conducted among US residents. Despite that finding, and other obstacles, another s..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-04 15:37
Taggar: analysis, bitcoin, currencies, report

EU Report Advises Regulators Not to Ban or Ignore Cryptocurrencies


"A recent report published by the European Parliament advises policymakers and regulators not to ignore cryptocurrencies or attempt to ban them. It discusses how crypto should be treated, their taxatio..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-04 09:40
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies, financial, report

International Task Force Notes Use of Cryptocurrencies in Financial Crime


"Tax authorities from five different nations are coming together to combat international financial crimes, with a focus on cryptocurrencies."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-04 04:00
Taggar: currencies, financial

Presidential Decree Sets the Stage for Legalizing Cryptocurrencies in Uzbekistan


"The executive power in Uzbekistan has advanced towards legalizing cryptocurrencies and implementing blockchain technology in both government and economy. A new decree signed by President Mirziyoyev ma..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-04 01:40
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, economy, trading

PR: Boomstarter.Network to Democratize Global Startup Funding with Blockchain


"Boomstarter.Network, the biggest platform in Eastern Europe generating pre-sales for startups, moves to blockchain to challenge a number of limitations that constrain existing crowdfunding services. I..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-03 11:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency

Japan Gives Jail Sentence to Crypto Miner in a Remote Mining Case


"A Japanese district court has, for the first time, sentenced a man to prison in a remote crypto mining case. The case follows the arrests of Coinhive users by the police in 10 prefectures. However, th..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-03 06:15
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies

Voorhees vs Schiff: Bull Meets Bear at NY Bitcoin Debate


"Bitcoin will eventually come to replace government-backed fiat currencies, Shapeshift CEO Erik Voorhees argued at a debate Monday."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-03 04:00
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies

Meet the Liberty Advisor Helping the Crypto-Rich Avoid Capital Gains


"Since the incredible bull run last year, early adopters, and even people who invested in cryptocurrencies back in January 2017, have made an incredible amount of financial gains. In the U.S. some peop..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-03 03:20
Taggar: bitcoin, bull, currencies, financial

Dollar at Mid-2018


"Unlike several past eras, the dollar is not currently experiencing a multiyear directional bias. Against other currencies monitored regularly on this web site, the U.S. currency rose in more instances..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-02 21:06
Taggar: currencies, currency, dollar

Report Reveals Phishing Trends Using Japanese Language for the First Time


"Reports have confirmed that Japan has been targeted by cybercriminals using phishing, or illegal acquisition of personal information, to steal cryptocurrencies by sending fake emails to crypto exchang..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-02 13:20
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, report

Canadian Securities Commission: Over Half a Million Ontarians Currently Holding Crypto


"A study by the Ontario Securities Commission reveals that over half a million people, 5 percent of Ontario residents, currently own cryptocurrencies. The report also shows how they invest, how many ow..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-02 05:20
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, report

?Cryptocurrencies and Precious Metals Can Co-Exist,? Explains Ron Paul


"Just recently the notorious libertarian and Austrian economist, Ron Paul, released a paper that discusses the world?s issues with central economic planning. In the report, Paul goes into vast detail o..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-02 03:20
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, economy, market, report

Philippines? Economic Zone Creating Crypto Regulations, Licensing 25 Exchanges


"The authority of the Filipino government-owned economic zone is drafting regulations for cryptocurrencies and planning to limit the number of licenses it issues to 25. Other rules include the requirem..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-01 19:20
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, report

European Police Forces Seize Over ?4.5M in Crypto From Darknet LSD Market


"It appears that there is an international crackdown on darknet marketplaces trading cryptocurrencies for recreational drugs. Soon after American undercover agents exposed dozens of vendors, European f..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-01 17:25
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, market, trading

Forex Brokers Update ? July 1st, 2018


"One new broker has been added during the last two weeks: Coinexx — an unregulated MT5 crypto/Forex broker based in the United Kingdom. They offer trading in cryptoc..."

EU Report Says Cryptocurrencies 'Unlikely' to Challenge Central Banks


"Cryptocurrencies are "unlikely" to shake up the dominance of central banks and sovereign currencies, the EU's newest report says."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-01 11:30
Taggar: bank, currencies, report

Volume Rankings Report for June 2018: Trading Activity Drops Across Crypto Markets


"Market action during June has seen a significant slump in trade volume, with the majority of the ten most traded cryptocurrencies experiencing a drop in volume of between roughly 17% and 57% when comp..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-30 18:50
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, market, report, trading

The Daily: Swiss Crypto Vault, Huobi Opens in London, Malta Approves Crypto Bills


"In Saturday?s Bitcoin in Brief, we cover some of the new expansion plans of leading cryptocurrency trading platforms. Singapore-based Huobi has confirmed its intentions to open an office in London, an..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-30 14:59
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, currency trading, trading

Mastercard Latest Crypto Patent: Anonymous Third Party Transactions


"This week marks another set of patents granted Mastercard, which is part of a many years attempt by the payments behemoth to employ technology underpinning most cryptocurrencies. The latest turn invol..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-29 23:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, mastercard

Dollar Strong Ahead of July 4 Holiday


"The US dollar is higher against most major currencies on Friday. The Canadian dollar was the single currency that appreciated versus the greenback. The loonie moved higher at the end of the week with..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-29 21:15
Taggar: currencies, currency, dollar, loonie

Polish Bitcoin Association Challenges Banks Over Crypto Account Refusals


"An industry group in Poland is attempting to challenge banks that have allegedly denied services for firms working with cryptocurrencies. "

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-29 16:10
Taggar: bank, currencies

South Korea Thinks Real-Name System is Working ? Stepping Up Crypto Monitoring


"South Korea?s top financial regulator recently told 23 other countries’ regulators that the kimchi premium has fizzled since the anonymous trading of cryptocurrencies was banned in the country..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-29 15:55
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, financial, foreign exchange, trading

Bithumb Reveals 11 Cryptocurrencies Lost and Plan to Compensate Customers


"South Korean crypto exchange Bithumb has announced the 11 cryptocurrencies stolen in last week?s theft and the amount of each coin missing. A compensation plan has also been unveiled for the equivalen..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-29 03:55
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency

Indian Exchange Zebpay Boosts Trading Support for 19 Cryptos Ahead of RBI Ban


"Leading Indian cryptocurrency exchange Zebpay has added new cryptocurrencies to its crypto-to-crypto trading platform. The exchange now supports 19 cryptocurrencies and over 35 trading pairs, as it pr..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-29 00:30
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies, currency, trading

Stronger Canadian Dollar


"Today’s major dollar change has been a decline against other North American currencies. The loonie is up 0.7%, as investors have become more confident that the Bank of Canada will raise its inte..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-28 19:31
Taggar: bank, currencies, dollar, loonie, rate

Bithumb Claims to Have Retrieved $14 Million in Hacked Cryptos


"The Korean exchange says it has clawed back some of the millions lost in a theft of cryptocurrencies including bitcoin, XRP and bitcoin cash."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-28 13:00
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies

PR: Cryptagio Obtains Licences ? Is Half Way to Becoming a Crypto Fiat Exchange


"Tallinn, Estonia, ? On its way to supporting fiat currencies, Cryptagio digital asset exchange is halfway through. The company has recently obtained licences for providing its users with a crypto-fiat..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-28 11:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies

Japan?s Line Launching Exchange With 30+ Cryptocurrencies in All but Two Countries


"The operator of Line, Japan’s most popular chat app with approximately 200 million users worldwide, has confirmed the upcoming launch of its cryptocurrency exchange called Bitbox. The new platfo..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-28 01:55
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, trading

US House Unanimously Passes Bill to Help Fight Illicit Use of Cryptocurrencies


"The U.S. House of Representatives has unanimously passed a bill to help prevent the illicit use of cryptocurrencies, including bitcoin, dash, zcash, and monero. This bill follows a testimony by the Se..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-27 23:35
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies

Cryptocurrency to Fiat Transactions Remain High in the Philippines


"The Filipino central bank has revealed that the trade between fiat and cryptocurrencies on authorized bitcoin exchanges in the Philippines has maintained its high level for the country from the boom t..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-27 22:35
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies, currency

OANDA Market Beat Podcast


"OANDA Senior Market Analyst Alfonso Esparza reviews the major upcoming market news, macro analysis and economic indicator releases that will impact currencies, stocks other asset classes. Subscription..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-27 20:21
Taggar: analysis, currencies, market

Risk Flight? Bitcoin 'Dominance Rate' Hits 9-Week High


"Bitcoin's percentage of the crypto market is up ? a sign that investors are likely switching their money from alternative cryptocurrencies."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-27 17:15
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, market

Bitcoin Price Risks Another Fall Below $6K, Charts Say


"After yesterday's drop, bitcoin could fall below the $6,000 mark, but will likely fare better other cryptocurrencies. "

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-27 12:00
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies

Crypto Exchange Resumes Trading in India Despite Problems with Banks and RBI


"Cryptocurrency exchange Belfrics has resumed trading operations in India after halting earlier this year due to banks refusing to provide payments solutions to the exchange. Belfrics has also added fo..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-27 06:25
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies, currency, trading

Japan's Finance Minister Balks at Changing Crypto Tax Rules


"Japan's top financial official is cautious about the idea of his nation changing how it taxes gains from cryptocurrencies."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-27 04:00
Taggar: currencies, financial

Interest in Bitcoin Set to Double in Europe, New Survey Suggests


"People hear and know more about cryptocurrencies with every passing day, and according to a new survey, interest in Bitcoin is expected to increase twofold in Europe. The poll gauges the awareness of..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-27 02:50
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies

Senator: Cryptos Pose 'Host of Challenges' for Congress


"DarkTower director Scott Dueweke said cryptocurrencies are "tailor made" for foreign powers hoping to influence American elections."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-26 22:15
Taggar: currencies

Congress Advances Bill to Study Crypto Use in Drug, Sex Trafficking


"Lawmakers in the House of Representatives have passed a bill that would approve a study of the use of cryptocurrencies in the sex and drug trades."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-26 18:00
Taggar: currencies

2 APAC Nations Have Ruled Out Central Bank Digital Currencies


"The central banks of both Australia and New Zealand have said they do not plan to create their own digital currencies ? at least for now. "

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-26 13:00
Taggar: bank, currencies

US Official Says 'Congressional Attention' Needed on Privacy Cryptos


"U.S. Secret Service are looking at privacy-centered cryptocurrencies."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-26 04:10
Taggar: currencies

Andreessen Horowitz Has Launched a $300 Million Crypto Fund


"Silicon Valley investment powerhouse Andreessen Horowitz (a16z) has launched a new $300 million fund focused on cryptocurrencies."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-25 22:28
Taggar: currencies, investment

Here Are Some More Things That Really Don?t Need Blockchain


"Every week, the news.Bitcoin.com inbox, and that of every other crypto newsdesk, fills up with press releases festooned with gratuitous use of the word ?blockchain?. We?re not against blockchain techn..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-25 16:40
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies

Pairings of 6 Cryptocurrencies Comprises 69% of Total Crypto Volume


"Analysis conducted by Diar has indicated that only a minority of cryptocurrencies represent the vast majority of trading volume in the virtual currency markets – with only 0.36% of tradable cryp..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-25 12:10
Taggar: analysis, bitcoin, currencies, currency, market, trading

Bitcoin and Mnemonics: The Art of the Secret Phrase


"As more new people adopt cryptocurrencies, lots of newbies are creating mnemonic recovery phrases in order to make sure their digital assets are kept secure. It is very important to understand how you..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-25 10:15
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies

No License Needed to Mine Cryptocurrencies in Ukraine


"Companies mining cryptocurrencies are not required to obtain a license, the Ukrainian state agency responsible for licensing regimes said this week. The annual revenue generated by the Ukrainian crypt..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-24 09:55
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, rate

The Bitcoin-Culture Invasion: T-Shirts, Hats, Candles, Mugs, and More


"Over the past year and a half bitcoin and cryptocurrencies have caused a serious hype that?s stretched a bit into the mainstream. These days people hear about digital currencies more often and one rea..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-23 20:50
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency

US Secret Service Asks Congress for Help to Prevent Illicit Use of Privacy Coins


"The US Secret Service is worried about the illicit use of cryptocurrencies. A high-ranking official of the agency has urged Congress to consider additional legislation to address anonymity-enhanced cr..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-23 18:50
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies

The Daily: Analysts Predict Bitcoin Will Rebound, Enthusiasm for State Coins Lost


"In today?s Bitcoin in Brief we mention some optimistic mid to long term predictions for crypto markets. And while decentralized currencies are hurting in a bearish month, the prospects for state-issue..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-23 13:35
Taggar: bank, bear, bitcoin, currencies, market

US Senate Hearing Will Look at Crypto's Impact on Elections


"The U.S. policymakers will look into potential risks that digital currencies could pose to the American democracy."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-22 19:10
Taggar: currencies

Taiwan?s Financial Regulator to Conduct Limited Oversight of Cryptocurrencies


"The Financial Supervisory Commission of Taiwan has indicated its intentions to maintain only a limited oversight of cryptocurrencies. The regulator said it?s going to focus mainly on the enforcement o..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-22 14:40
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies, financial

Crypto Exchanges, Payment and Wallet Firms Join EU Police to Fight Privacy


"About sixteen major cryptocurrency exchanges, payment processors and digital wallet providers have joined the EU’s law enforcement agency for an event about preventing money laundering. The thre..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-21 21:20
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency

Ex-FDIC Chair Bair: 'I Welcome' New Rules for Crypto


"Former FDIC chair Sheila Bair thinks the U.S. needs to create an entirely new regulatory framework for cryptocurrencies."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-21 21:01
Taggar: currencies

Bitcoin Just Got a Shoutout in a New US Supreme Court Opinion


"That's not something you see every day: an opinion from the U.S. Supreme Court that makes a reference to cryptocurrencies."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-21 17:13
Taggar: currencies

License Needed for Crypto Trading, Circulation, and Settlement in Cambodia


"Three Cambodian government bodies have jointly announced that the propagation, circulation, buying, selling, trading, and settlement of cryptocurrencies without obtaining a license are illegal activit..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-21 01:20
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies, trading

Robinhood CEO: It's 'Very Foolish' to Rule Out Bitcoin


"More than a million people signed up to trade cryptocurrencies after Robinhood first announced the feature, co-CEO Vlad Tenev said Wednesday."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-20 18:25
Taggar: currencies

Singer Akon Announces Cryptocurrency and Plans for Real-Life 'Wakanda'


"Add Akon to the list of celebrities who are launching their own cryptocurrencies."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-20 16:45
Taggar: currencies

Risk-off mode pauses for breath in Asia


"US Treasuries benefit from safe haven flows The escalating trade war between the two economic superpowers, US and China, continues to weigh on investor sentiment. Safe haven flows from both equities a..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-20 10:39
Taggar: currencies

Retail Adoption of Crypto Would ?Bring the Internet to a Halt? ? BIS Report


"The Bank of International Settlements (BIS) has leased a chapter from its forthcoming annual report that delivers a critical appraisal of bitcoin and cryptocurrency. The report attacks virtual currenc..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-20 10:20
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies, currency, point, report

Major Korean Crypto Exchange: $31 Million Vanishes


"Bithumb, South Korea’s largest crypto exchange announced on its website that between Tuesday evening and Wednesday morning, Korean time, 35 billion won (about 31.5 million USD) worth of cryptocu..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-20 08:20
Taggar: announcement, bitcoin, currencies

PR: Bloomberg Hosts ?The Future of Cryptocurrencies?


"On June 29, 2018, Bloomberg will host a half-day, invitation-only "The Future of Cryptocurrencies" event at Bloomberg?s offices in the heart of London, England. The event will focus on the future of c..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-19 19:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, market, rate, trading

Freedom of the Press Foundation Now Accepts Five Cryptocurrencies


"On June 18 the non-profit organization the Freedom of the Press Foundation announced people can now donate five different cryptocurrencies to the organization that supports free speech, whistleblowers..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-19 15:10
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, profit

Crypto Trading Without License Is 'Illegal,' Cambodian Regulators Say


"Buying, selling, trading and settlement of cryptocurrencies is now illegal without a license, according to a statement from Cambodian authorities. "

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-19 15:00
Taggar: currencies, trading

U.S. Executive Branch Employees to Disclose Crypto Holdings, French ICO Regulations Coming by 2019


"In recent regulatory news, the United States Office of Government Ethics has issued a document advising employees of the U.S. executive branch to disclose their cryptocurrency holdings. In other news..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-19 11:10
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies, currency, finance, financial, market

With No One Price Law for Bitcoin, Japan?s FSA Debates Restrictions on Leverage


"The different prices of bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies between countries and exchanges have led investors to seek arbitrage opportunities, a trend noticed by financial regulators around the world..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-18 18:15
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, financial, leverage

Freedom of the Press Foundation Now Accepts Donations in 5 Cryptos


"The Freedom of the Press Foundation has expanded its donation methods to include five cryptocurrencies, calling the move a "natural fit.""

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-18 17:00
Taggar: currencies

Japan?s SBI Crypto Exchange Adds Two Major Cryptocurrencies


"Japan’s SBI Virtual Currencies has added support for two major cryptocurrencies in addition to the one trading pair that its crypto exchange service, Vctrade, launched with. Users who pre-regist..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-18 16:14
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, trading

Regulation Round-Up: Shapeshift COO Says U.S. Regulations Worsen, Germany to Protect Financial Stability not Individual Investors


"In recent regulatory news, the Shapeshift co-founder and chief operating officer, has given a damning appraisal of the current regulatory climate surrounding cryptocurrencies in the United States. The..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-18 09:40
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, financial

Halt the Internet? BIS Report Critiques Blockchain and DLT Claims


"The Bank of International Settlements harshly reviewed the idea of cryptocurrencies, though it was more accepting of the idea of distributed ledgers."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-18 09:00
Taggar: bank, currencies

Six Fake Crypto Exchange Sites Busted by Ukraine?s Cyberpolice


"The cybercrime combating unit of the Ukrainian police has uncovered a network of fraudulent crypto trading websites. Four people are suspected of offering the fake online exchange services. They have..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-17 17:20
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, currency trade, trading

Markets Update: SEC Adds a Brief Market Spike ? But Will It Last?


"Cryptocurrency markets are steadily coasting along after suffering from some volatile low swings last week. Over the past 24 hours, most cryptocurrencies are still in the red nurturing losses between..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-17 04:20
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, market

Dutch AFM on Licensing Requirements for Institutions Invested in Crypto


"The Dutch financial regulator, The Netherlands Authority for the Financial Markets (AFM) has published a letter addressed to new and currently existing institutions invested in cryptocurrencies. The l..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-17 02:20
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, financial, investment, market

Japanese Police Arrest Coinhive Users for Violating Law Banning Computer Viruses


"Japanese police from 10 prefectures have arrested website operators using Coinhive to tap into the computer power of their site visitors to mine cryptocurrencies without consent. They are accused of v..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-16 20:05
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies

Survey: 13% of Net-Savvy Ukrainians Own Cryptocurrencies


"Ukrainians are increasingly aware of cryptocurrencies, and 13 percent of those using the Internet own digital coins, according to a new survey. The total of the daily turnover on the three leading cry..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-16 04:40
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency

Cryptocurrency Games Have Invaded the Most Popular App Stores


"Bitcoin and the vast array of cryptocurrencies within the digital asset economy have become extremely popular these days, and one reflection of this metric is how many games can be found trending on t..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-15 19:45
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, economy, trading

Kurt Russell Is Going to Be in a Cryptocurrency Movie


"One of America's most beloved Hollywood actors will be starring in a movie about cryptocurrencies. "

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-15 19:15
Taggar: currencies

Crypto Incomes Declared on Tax Returns in Russia


"Taxpayers in Russia have started declaring incomes and profits from crypto transactions even before cryptocurrencies are legalized in the country, results from this year?s tax campaign show. The Finan..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-15 08:50
Taggar: bitcoin, cable, currencies, finance, profit

Mining Hardware Supply Chain Seeks Alternative Revenue Streams Amid Declining Demand


"With demand for cryptocurrency mining hardware having sharply declined following the onslaught of 2018?s bear market, reports are indicating the companies operating in the supply chain behind mining h..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-15 06:50
Taggar: bear, bitcoin, currencies, currency, market, report

Get Them While You Can Gamers, Graphics Cards Prices Have Crashed


"As the exchange rates for all cryptocurrencies declined this year, so did the attraction of GPU mining using graphics cards. As a result, the prices of cards that can be used for both gaming and minin..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-14 23:20
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, rate

SEC Executive: ?Cryptocurrencies with Decentralized Structures Not Securities?


"The Securities and Exchange Commission’s head of the Division of Corporate Finance, William Hinman, stated during the Yahoo All Markets Summit today in San Francisco that cryptocurrencies like B..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-14 20:50
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, finance, market, rate

US Regulator?s Power Over Crypto Challenged in Court


"The US Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) is being challenged in court over its oversight of cryptocurrencies. The defendants argue that their tokens are not commodities, with no futures cont..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-14 17:10
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, trading

Regulated Crypto Exchange Itbit Adds BCH, ETH, LTC, and XLM Products


"Regulated cryptocurrency exchange Itbit announced today that it has received approval from the New York State Department of Financial Services to add more cryptocurrencies to its product offerings. Th..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-14 15:10
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, financial, trading

ItBit Exchange Adds 4 New Cryptos for Investors


"ItBit says it has received approval in New York state to expand its trading and custody services to include four more cryptocurrencies."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-14 15:00
Taggar: currencies, trading

Bitcoin in Brief Thursday: Thomson Reuters to Track Top 100 Cryptocurrencies


"Thomson Reuters has expanded its sentiment data tracking service to cover the top 100 cryptocurrencies. You can find details about the TRMI 3.1 crypto sentiment package in our daily rubric, Bitcoin in..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-14 12:10
Taggar: announcement, bitcoin, currencies, rate

Crypto Tracking Site CoinMarketCap Gets an Update


"You can now track up to 250 of your favourite cryptocurrencies on coinmarketcap.com for free. "

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-14 02:15
Taggar: currencies, market

A Look at a Few Exchanges That Use Bitcoin Cash as a Base Currency


"Over the past ten months, the Bitcoin Cash network has received a lot of support from cryptocurrency companies that provide infrastructure support including exchanges. Even though other digital curren..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-14 00:52
Taggar: base currency, bitcoin, currencies, currency

Dennis Rodman and Potcoin: How Crypto Gatecrashed a Historic Summit


"One of the oldest cryptocurrencies teamed up with a former NBA star this week to make a splash at a historic summit between world leaders."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-13 21:30
Taggar: currencies

Coinbase Cryptocurrency Index Fund Now Open For Investment


"Coinbase has opened up its index fund for accredited US investors, giving them exposure to all cryptocurrencies listed on its exchange GDAX. The company is now working on ?launching more funds which a..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-13 18:10
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, investment

Beyond Bitcoin: Reuters Expands Data Service to Top 100 Cryptos


"The Canadian mass media and information giant, Thomas Reuters, is expanding its sentiment analysis to track 100 of the world's top cryptocurrencies. "

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-13 08:59
Taggar: analysis, currencies

Japan Cracks Down on Illegal Use of Computers to Mine Crypto


"The police in Japan are cracking down on the illegal use of personal computers for cryptocurrency mining. Multiple prefectural police departments are currently investigating one particular case and pu..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-13 08:40
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency

A 'Crypto Shopping Mall' Is Being Tested in Slovenia


"First shopping center in Slovenia started accepting cryptocurrencies."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-13 05:00
Taggar: currencies

CBDC Could Have ?Severely Negative Consequences? for ?Bank-Dominated Payments System? ? Former FDIC Chair


"The former chair of the United States Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation, Sheila Bair, recently published an article imploring the U.S. Federal Reserve to explore central bank-issued digital curren..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-13 04:40
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies, currency, financial

Fed Hike Priced In But Market to Focus on Powell?s Words


"The US dollar is higher against major currencies on Tuesday after American inflation came in better than expected ahead of the eagerly anticipated Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC) two day meeting..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-12 22:18
Taggar: currencies, dollar, inflation, market, point, rate

Congressional Bill Calls for Study of Crypto Use in Sex Trafficking


"The House of Financial Services Committee is introducing a bill that would launch an investigation into how cryptocurrencies enable sex trafficking."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-12 20:35
Taggar: currencies, financial

Reserve Bank of India Admits Issuing Crypto Ban Without Research


"RBI, the central bank of India, has not made a proper effort to thoroughly research the nature and usage of cryptocurrencies before issuing its crypto ban. This is according to a reply sent by the ban..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-12 19:58
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies

Apple Blocks Crypto Mining Apps On Its Products


"In a recent update, Apple expanded their initial guidelines on cryptocurrencies to include policies on wallets, mining, exchanges, ICOs, and more. "

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-12 18:10
Taggar: currencies

Korean Firm Keypair Launches Credit Card-Shaped NFC Hardware Wallet


"A new hardware wallet has been launched by the South Korean financial tech firm Keypair. The company?s Keywallet Touch has an interesting design as it’s shaped like a credit card and utilizes NF..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-12 17:40
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, financial

A New Cryptocurrency Radio Broadcast Launches on Boston?s FM 104.9


"Over the past six months, cryptocurrencies have been steadily entering the mainstream world more and more by being featured on billboards, newspapers, radio broadcasts and television shows. Now, this..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-12 00:50
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency

Large Passenger Bus Companies in Brazil Start Accepting Three Cryptocurrencies


"Two major passenger bus companies in Brazil have started accepting cryptocurrency payments for ticket sales. The companies say they are the first in the sector to accept crypto payments in the country..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-11 17:20
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency

P2P Markets Round-Up: Record Volume Across Canadian and Latin American Markets


"In recent weeks, the peer-to-peer (P2P) bitcoin markets of several Latin American markets have produced record-breaking volume, with the Localbitcoins markets of Chile, Peru, and Venezuela producing a..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-11 04:05
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, market

Crypto Manga ? Comic Book Series to Spread Cryptocurrency Awareness


"The first issue of a crypto comic book series called Shonen Crypto has been released. Readers can learn about various aspects of cryptocurrencies as they follow the characters in this manga which aims..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-10 04:40
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, spread

Paid in Bitcoin? Learn How to Survive Off a Crypto-Income


"Cryptocurrencies have become very popular, and over the past few years, and due to new applications and infrastructure they?ve become easier to spend compared to the early days. Nowadays, individuals..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-09 18:20
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies

Thailand Unveils Details of Crypto Regulations, Legalizing 7 Cryptocurrencies


"The Securities and Exchange Commission of Thailand has unveiled the details of the country’s regulatory framework for cryptocurrencies and initial coin offerings, including licensing requirement..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-09 15:40
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies

The Daily: Swiss Vote on ?Sovereign Money?, Russian Banker Against Crypto Ban


"Swiss voters will decide this Sunday whether to turn back on fractional-reserve banking and support a ?sovereign money? concept for the nation?s finances. Proponents of the initiative prescribe deeper..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-09 13:35
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies, finance, financial

Bank of Italy Official: Central Banks Not Ready to Issue Digital Currencies


"The Deputy Governor of the Bank of Italy believes that central banks are not yet ready to issue institute-backed digital currencies."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-08 21:20
Taggar: bank, currencies

Three Luxury Apartments Sold for 420 BTC in the Coastal Region of Montenegro


"This week three luxury apartments located in Budva, Montenegro sold for 420 BTC (3.2Mn USD) according to Notary Office and the firm Astra Montenegro Investment Association (AMIA). Furthermore, the AMI..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-08 17:20
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, investment

Cryptocurrencies Not a Risk to Stability, Russian Study Concludes


"A study has found that despite their volatility, cryptocurrencies do not endanger the financial system and the economy of Russia, as the risks are offset by the highly concentrated ownership of digita..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-08 09:40
Taggar: bitcoin, consumption, currencies, currency, economy, financial, rate

Regulations Round-Up: CFTC Rejects FOIA Request, SEC Not Modifying Securities Laws


"In recent regulatory news, the United States Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) has rejected a Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) request regarding the subpoenas recently received by Bitfinex..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-08 07:20
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, trading

Blockchain's Once-Feared 51% Attack Is Now Becoming Regular


"At least five cryptocurrencies have recently been hit with a 51% attack, a vulnerability users used to scoff at."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-08 06:00
Taggar: currencies

Putin: Russia Should Explore Blockchain to Avoid Finance 'Limitations'


"Russian president Vladimir Putin is still skeptical about cryptocurrencies, he said Thursday. "

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-07 22:51
Taggar: currencies

Data Prediction Sites Show More Conservative Cryptocurrency Price Forecasts


"There are a lot of members within the cryptocurrency industry who have tried to predict the price of digital assets like Bitcoin Core (BTC). Furthermore, there are also a ton of bigwig Wall Street typ..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-07 21:20
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency

Mining Manufacturer Obelisk Announces ASIC-Friendly Launchpad


"Obelisk, a new ASIC manufacturer led by Siacoin developer David Vorick, has released plans for an ASIC launchpad for Proof of Work coins. Its aim is to provide new and existing cryptocurrencies with a..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-07 19:20
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, manufacture

Virtual Currencies to Become ?Part of the Economic Practices? of All Nations ? CFTC Commissioner


"United States Commodities Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) commissioner, Rostin Behnam recently gave a speech in which he predicted that ?virtual currencies […] will become part of the economic..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-07 01:20
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies, financial, trading

Coinmint to Invest up to $700 Million in New York Mining Center


"Coinmint has announced it commenced operations at its newest crypto mining facility in New York. Operated via its wholly owned subsidiary, North Country Data Center Corporation, it is already mining s..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-06 19:44
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, rate

Russian Court Overturns Decision to Block Bitcoin Website


"A Russian court has overturned a previous court decision to block a bitcoin-related website because it contains information about cryptocurrencies. The Supreme Court ordered the city court to hear the..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-06 15:20
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies

IMF Says Bitcoin Could Create Less Demand for Regular Debt-based Fiat Money


"This month the International Monetary Fund (IMF) released a report on global monetary policy in the digital age which explains that ?crypto assets may one day reduce demand for central bank money.? Th..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-06 09:40
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies, report

Cryptocurrency Baskets Are Growing in Popularity


"For investors who lack the time, knowledge, or patience to sift through hundreds of cryptocurrencies, there?s an easier way. Crypto baskets allow traders to snap up a horde of digital assets in one go..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-06 05:40
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency

Markets Update: Leading Cryptocurrencies Break Above Bear Channels


"The bullish action witnessed by the cryptocurrency markets last week has seen many leading markets break above the bearish descending channels which have guided price action in recent weeks. The last..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-06 02:40
Taggar: bear, bitcoin, bull, currencies, currency, market

Lawmaker Wants New York State to Pilot Local Cryptocurrencies


"A bill introduced by New York Assemblyman Ron Kim would launch pilot programs testing cryptocurrencies as a community monetary system."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-05 22:15
Taggar: currencies

Twitch Streamers Can Now Tip With Four Cryptocurrencies


"Users of the popular video game streaming application Twitch can now tip each other using a variety of cryptocurrencies. The integration is made possible by a firm called Streamlabs who have built a p..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-05 21:40
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies

Decentralized Exchange Compendium ?Index? Lists Over 200 Dex Platforms


"Since the creation of bitcoin and the hundreds of other cryptocurrencies in existence individuals have been trading their assets for profit or for other coins. A great majority of people use centraliz..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-05 06:20
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, profit, trading

Indonesia to Regulate Cryptocurrencies as Commodities


"Cryptocurrencies in Indonesia will be regarded as commodities, according to a new decision by the country?s futures market regulator. It comes after a study concluding that digital coins deserve the c..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-05 04:20
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, market, trading

Crypto Point-of-Sale Devices Begin Roll-Out in Indonesia Despite Ban


"A network of cryptocurrency enabled Point-of-Sale (POS) payment devices has begun to spread in Indonesia, despite the ban by the central bank. Pundi X is laying the groundwork for Indonesian merchants..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-04 16:30
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies, currency, point, spread

Crypto and Twitter: A Toxic Combination, a Troubling Future


"Cryptocurrencies may offer solutions to a host of big problems, but for now, they're making issues with social media echo chambers worse."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-04 15:00
Taggar: currencies

Japan?s SBI Cryptocurrency Exchange Now Live for 20,000 Users


"SBI Holdings? cryptocurrency exchange is now live for a limited number of customers and with one cryptocurrency supported so far. Starting today, the mega corporation?s crypto spot trading service is..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-04 14:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, trading

Russian Railways Eyes Crypto for Tickets, Blockchain for Cargo


"Russian railway company RZD may turn out to be a state-owned giant that does not shy away from technological advances brought about by cryptocurrencies like bitcoin. According to media reports, Russia..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-03 21:20
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, report

Japanese Crypto Center Launches Investment Course for Seniors


"In Japan, seniors and middle-aged adults are increasingly interested in investing in cryptocurrencies. The Japanese Cryptocurrency Support Center has launched an intensive course for seniors to help t..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-03 01:20
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, investment

Adult Film Star Brenna Sparks Discusses Transforming the Sex Industry With Bitcoin


"This week news.Bitcoin.com spoke with the adult film star Brenna Sparks about how she’s been relentlessly promoting cryptocurrencies to her co-workers and peers throughout the sex industry. Spar..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-02 05:20
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies

Central Bank-Issued Cryptocurrency Round Up: IMF, BoE, Hong Kong


"In recent days, central banks from the around the world have been actively exploring the prospect of issuing digital currencies. The Bank of England (BOE) has continued to press forward with research..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-02 01:20
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies, currency

Meet Cryptocribs a Rental Service That Aims to Decentralize Airbnb


"Airbnb is one of the most popular online property rental businesses in the world, but unfortunately they don’t accept cryptocurrencies. Now there?s a new startup called Cryptocribs that provides..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-01 19:50
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, financial

Japan?s GMO Upgrades Margin Services, Launches Wallet and In-Game BTC Rewards


"Japanese giant GMO Internet has made several announcements over the last two days. The first is the addition of four cryptocurrencies to its crypto exchange margin services. The second is the launch o..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-01 16:30
Taggar: announcement, bitcoin, currencies, margin

Up 24%: Bytecoin Only Gainer In Bad Month for Big Cryptos


"While most top-25 cryptocurrencies took a hit last month, lesser-known cryptocurrency bytecoin scored decent gains."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-01 16:15
Taggar: currencies, currency

Bitcoin in Brief Friday: Expanding Horizons in a Bearish Month


"With banks in Europe, America and Asia doing ?everything to crush cryptocurrencies,? Binance CEO CZ says Africa can become a leader in their implementation. The major crypto exchange is thinking about..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-01 13:01
Taggar: bank, bear, bitcoin, currencies

Bitcoin Ownership: Your Private Keys to Financial Sovereignty


"There are a lot of people people who own cryptocurrencies, and then there are those who think they own these digital assets, but in actuality don?t possess the private keys because they are held with..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-01 05:50
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, financial

IMF Official: Central Banks Need to Compete With Crypto


"An IMF official believes central banks need to offer "better" fiat currencies in order to fend off potential competition from cryptocurrencies. "

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-31 21:05
Taggar: bank, currencies

Brisbane International is Now the World?s First Crypto-Friendly Airport


"Last January news.Bitcoin.com reported on the Brisbane Airport in Australia preparing to accept cryptocurrencies. Now today all the merchants and airport terminals accept various digital assets such a..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-31 17:50
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, report

Weiss Ratings Publishes Complete List of 93 Cryptocurrency Ratings


"US independent rating agency, Weiss Ratings, has published its complete list of 93 cryptocurrency ratings. The company has upgraded its BTC rating to B-. The list shows 14 coins with B ratings includi..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-31 14:55
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, rate

Indian Exchange Unocoin Launches New Trading Platform with 15 Cryptocurrencies


"One of India?s major cryptocurrency exchanges, Unocoin, has announced the launch of its new trading platform, ?featuring the whole set of tools for hardcore traders in the industry.? Fifteen cryptocur..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-31 01:50
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, trading

Ukrainian Companies Mint 25 Coins, Raise $132 Million


"Ukrainian crypto businesses have created 25 digital coins in 2017 and 2018, raising more than $132 million through token sales, according to a new report. Cryptocurrencies are gaining popularity in th..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-30 20:35
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, report, trading

May Breaks 2018?s Down-Trend in Monthly Total Raised by ICOs


"Estimates are indicating that the total sum of capital raised by initial coin offerings (ICOs) in May exceeded the total sum raised in April – comprising the first month-over-month increase in t..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-30 18:35
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, market

$30 Million Crypto Startup Fund Launched By Mobile Game Maker


"A maker of mobile games based in Japan has launched a $30 million investment fund focused on cryptocurrencies and blockchain."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-30 18:35
Taggar: currencies, investment

Korea Seizes Bitcoin Worth $1.4 Million Following Supreme Court Ruling


"South Korea's Supreme Court ruled Wednesday that cryptocurrencies can be forfeited in criminal cases, allowing the seizure."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-30 13:00
Taggar: currencies

Chilean Cryptocurrency Exchange Launches in Argentina


"Chilean crypto exchange Buda.com has launched in Argentina, initially supporting four cryptocurrencies. Already operating in three other countries, the exchange says Argentina has the potential to bec..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-30 07:20
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, market

US Private Jobs and Bank of Canada on the Agenda


"The US dollar is mixed as risk aversion has made traditional safe haven currencies (JPY and CHF) advance versus the greenback. The USD is higher against the EUR as the Spanish PM faces a confidence vo..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-29 21:32
Taggar: currencies, currency, dollar

British FX Firm Currencies Direct Pilots Ripple Tech


"Foreign exchange brokerage Currencies Direct successfully completed several international transfers using Ripple's xRapid product."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-29 19:15
Taggar: currencies, foreign exchange

Nearly $14 Million in Crypto Sold by German Police


"Lul.to, a German audio and e-book pirate platform, trafficked in close to a quarter million titles, serving 30,000 users. Summer of last year, the country?s Cyber Crime Competence Center (SN4C) shut t..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-29 18:40
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, rate

Markets Update: Slight Comeback Shows Cryptocurrencies Press Forward


"Digital assets are seeing some recovery today on May 29, as cryptocurrency bulls are attempting to press market prices higher. Cryptocurrency values dropped pretty low this weekend once again after be..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-29 17:15
Taggar: bitcoin, bull, currencies, currency, market

German Authorities Sold $14 Million in Seized Cryptos Over Price Fears


"Prosecutors in Germany have made an emergency sale of cryptocurrencies seized in two investigations due to concerns over price volatility."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-29 12:00
Taggar: currencies

The Exahash Era: SHA-256 Mining is a Significant Achievement in Computer Engineering


"The cryptocurrency economy is nearing the end of 2018?s fifth month after a spectacular year of bullish prices throughout 2017. The past five months have been incredibly bearish as far as market value..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-28 22:40
Taggar: bear, bitcoin, bull, currencies, currency, economy, market

Draft Law Requires Israeli Firms to Report on Clients? Crypto Activites


"The Israeli Ministry of Finance has published draft prohibiting money laundering regulations with provisions specifically pertaining to virtual currencies. The proposed regulations will also introduce..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-28 18:40
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, finance, financial, report, trading

BTCC to Launch New Exchange Platform in June


"Chinese crypto company BTCC has announced it will launch an upgraded exchange platform next month. Initially, users will be able to trade BCH, BTC, ETH, LTC, and USD, with other currencies to be added..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-27 16:35
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, trading

Got 1 BTC? Another Japanese Exchange Wants to Borrow Your Cryptocurrencies


"Another government-approved Japanese cryptocurrency exchange has launched a program to borrow cryptocurrencies from its members. The exchange seeks to borrow 1 BTC or more. Initially, only BTC will be..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-27 00:20
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies, currency

SA Central Bank Comes Up With Another Nickname for Cryptos ? ?Cyber Tokens?


"Cryptocurrencies don?t meet the requirements of money, according to the South African Reserve Bank which has decided to call them by a different name. It?s one that does not imply either currency or c..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-26 10:40
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies, currency

Chinese Exchange Launching Southeast Asian Crypto Trading Hub


"Chinese exchange Zb.com has set up a branch in Thailand with a plan to turn it into the regional crypto trading hub in Southeast Asia. The move came as the Thai government finalizes the country’..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-25 22:40
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, trading

Just One Crypto Bucked the Market Downtrend This Week


"Shadowing the losses in bitcoin, the top-25 cryptocurrencies have all fallen over the last seven days ? all bar one, that is."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-25 17:15
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies

Police Officers in Ukraine Caught Secretly Mining Crypto at Work for Four Months


"Employees of a regional police department in Ukraine were recently caught mining cryptocurrencies using the department’s resources, according to the court document. They had been mining for four..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-25 06:40
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies

Bank of Spain Governor: Cryptocurrencies Pose 'More Risks Than Benefits'


"Spanish central bank governor Luis Maria Linde believes cryptocurrencies are dangerous, but is open to blockchain technology."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-24 20:30
Taggar: bank, currencies

Trade War Talks are Back and the Dollar is Falling


"Thursday May 24: Five things the markets are talking about Global stock markets remain under pressure as investors shun risk assets for relative safe havens. Rising Italian bond yields, fading prospec..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-24 12:20
Taggar: currencies, market

Russian Duma Adopts Three Crypto Bills on First Reading


"Russian State Duma has approved its first reading of the long-awaited legislation package regulating crypto-related matters and activities. The legal texts, voted almost unanimously, will open the way..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-24 10:40
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies

Blockchain Skills? Hired! $120,000+ Plus Bonus!


"Blockchain this and blockchain that might be so much hype, but no one can deny hundreds of millions of dollars, some say billions, sloshing around the ecosystem in search of advancing technology under..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-23 20:48
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, dollar, employment, market

South Korean Crypto Exchange Korbit Drops XMR, ZEC, DASH, REP, and STEEM


"South Korean cryptocurrency exchange Korbit has announced that it will no longer support the trading of five cryptocurrencies: dash, monero, zcash, augur, and steem. This announcement came just days a..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-23 14:29
Taggar: announcement, bitcoin, currencies, currency, trading

Chilean President Considering Regulation of Cryptocurrencies


"The Chilean president, Mario Marcel, has made comment seemingly in favor of developing a regulatory apparatus for virtual currencies. The apparent openness to regulating cryptocurrencies contrasts sig..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-23 08:40
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies, currency

Norway and England Contemplate Central Bank-Issued Cryptocurrencies


"The central banks of Norway and England have published reports exploring different models for central bank-issued cryptocurrencies. By contrast, Federal Reserve governor, Lael Brainard, recently expre..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-23 00:40
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies, report

Fed Minutes to Drive Market as Trade Concerns Recede


"The US dollar is mixed ahead of the release of the minutes from May?s Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC) meeting. The central bank held rates unchanged but there is almost 100 probability of a 25 ba..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-22 22:24
Taggar: bank, currencies, dollar, market, point, rate

Trade Ceasefire Supports Risk Assets


"Tuesday May 22: Five things the markets are talking about Markets traded mixed overnight, with global equities drifting and a number of risk currencies finding support as investors digest easing trade..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-22 12:23
Taggar: bank, currencies, market

Canadian Regulator Warns Investors of Five Cryptocurrency Firms


"The Ontario Securities Commission has issued a warning against five unlicensed crypto companies involved in schemes to encourage investors to trade or invest in cryptocurrencies. The regulator started..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-22 06:20
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency

Spanish Regulator Open to Approving Funds Investing Directly in Cryptocurrencies


"Spain’s financial regulator has clarified its position on regulated investment funds investing directly in cryptocurrencies. These type of funds are legal under Law 22/2014, and investments can..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-22 03:20
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, financial, investment, market

Onchain Capital Founder Bullish on BCH and ETH


"The founder of Onchain Capital, and host of CNBC Africa?s ?Crypto Trader? show, Ran Neu-Ner, recently discussed his outlook for cryptocurrency regulation, initial coin offering (ICOs), and shared his..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-21 21:20
Taggar: bitcoin, bull, currencies, currency, market, share

PR: Assembling the A Team ? The Start of a New Era- INGOT Coin & Trade.io


"It is no secret that everybody wants to make their own ICOs, raise funds and provide better and more efficient services. With the revolution of Blockchainit seems that we are headed towards a better..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-21 19:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies

The Privacy Coin Matrix: A Comprehensive Spreadsheet of Anonymous Digital Assets


"After delving into the world of cryptocurrencies one can see that good majority of digital asset proponents are big fans of privacy and anonymity. Just recently a spreadsheet document was published th..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-21 01:20
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, spread

Cryptocurrency is Property in Russia, Justice Minister Confirms


"The Russian Ministry of Justice has taken side in what looks like a lively debate about the status of cryptocurrencies that are still unregulated in the country. A bankruptcy case involving a modest a..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-20 04:20
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies, currency

China Has Found 421 Fake Cryptocurrencies


"A Chinese government-backed industry organization has published a report on fake cryptocurrencies. As of April, its monitoring platform has found 421 fake cryptocurrencies, 60% of which are deployed o..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-19 20:05
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, report

Colorado Proposal Aims to Allow Cryptocurrency Donations for Campaigns


"The state of Colorado is considering giving political candidates the ability to raise funds using cryptocurrencies. This week the Secretary of State, Wayne Williams, presented the proposed guidelines..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-19 03:00
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency

Dollar Rises Amid Italian Coalition and China-US Trade Uncertainty


"The US dollar appreciated against major rival currencies on Friday. The dollar rally is back on after the two of the largest parties in Italy agreed to form a coalition government and Japanese inflati..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-18 21:33
Taggar: currencies, dollar, inflation

Five Petitions Pile Up Against India?s Crypto Crackdown ? High Courts Ordered to Ignore


"Five writ petitions have now been filed against the order by the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) banning banks from providing services to entities dealing with cryptocurrencies. The country’s Suprem..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-18 17:40
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies

Dutch High School Exam Features Bitcoin-Themed Questions


"Mathematics questions pertaining to bitcoin have been included in recent high school matriculation examinations in the Netherlands. Approximately 200,000 Dutch students are estimated to have taken the..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-18 13:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies

Blockstack Launches Decentralized Applications Store


"The project that?s building a network for decentralized applications layer for the internet, Blockstack, has announced the launch of a new universal Dapp (decentralized application) store called App.c..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-18 07:40
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies

Cryptocurrencies to be Called ?Digital Money? in Russia, Tokens ? ?Digital Rights?


"Russia?s Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev has shed some light on the progress authorities are making towards adopting the long-awaited crypto regulations. Legislators will replace common words like ?cry..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-18 03:40
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies

Fed Governor Says 'No Compelling Need' for US Central Bank Crypto


"Fed governor Lael Brainard has said that cryptocurrencies do not pose a threat, and there is "no compelling need" for a Fed-issued digital currency."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-17 21:40
Taggar: currencies, currency

Bank Indonesia Tightens Monetary Policy For First Time Since Late 2014


"Like their Brazilian colleagues late yesterday, monetary policymakers in Indonesia were compelled by recent foreign exchange market developments, namely the strength of the dollar and depreciation of..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-17 16:54
Taggar: currencies, dollar, foreign exchange, market, rate

Little Change Overnight in Most Dollar Forex Values


"Against other major currencies, the dollar is unchanged against the loonie and yuan, up 0.1% relative to the euro, Swiss franc and kiwi, up 0.3% versus the yen, but down by 0.1% against the Australian..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-17 14:30
Taggar: currencies, dollar, kiwi, loonie, market

Bitcoin in Brief Thursday: OECD Explores Cryptocurrencies, Central Asian Powerhouse Calls for UN Crypto Rules


"In today?s edition of Bitcoin in Brief we’re focusing on developments in the realm of international politics and economics regarding cryptocurrencies. The Organization of Economic Cooperation an..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-17 13:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies

Thailand Waives 7% VAT for Individual Cryptocurrency Investors


"Thailand’s Revenue Department has announced that it will waive the 7% value-added tax for individual cryptocurrency investors. The country began regulating digital currencies and initial coin of..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-17 03:40
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency

Openbazaar Enables Decentralized Peer-To-Peer Trading of 44 Cryptocurrencies


"Cryptocurrencies can now be traded on the peer-to-peer online marketplace Openbazaar in addition to physical goods, digital goods, and services. Initially, 44 cryptocurrencies are supported but the de..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-17 01:40
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, market, trading

?Stablecoin? Trueusd Pumps After Binance Listing


"It?s customary for cryptocurrencies to pump after securing a Binance listing. Every week a handful of tokens enjoy the ?Binance bounce?, gaining as much as 50% in a matter of hours. Trueusd (TUSD) was..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-16 20:40
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, dollar

Markets Update: Mid-May Price Dips Plague Cryptocurrency Markets


"Cryptocurrency markets are losing some gains today, as most digital assets are down between 3-15 percent during this morning?s trading sessions on May 16, 2018. The overall cryptocurrency market cap h..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-16 16:42
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, market, trading

EU Adopts Rules to Reduce Anonymity for Crypto Users


"A directive affecting the crypto sector in Europe has been adopted by the EU Council. The document updates the anti-money laundering legislation of the European Union to address, among other issues, ?..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-16 05:20
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies

Investment Platform Etoro Launches in the US with 10 Cryptocurrencies


"Social trading platform Etoro is expanding into the US. Pre-registration has already begun. Initially, 10 cryptocurrencies will be offered, but the company plans to add more throughout the year. The c..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-16 00:40
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, etoro, investment, report, trading

PR: Gaming Platform Game Stars Launches Token Sale. Hurry up and Get 30% Bonus


"On a par with Bitcoin, new currencies are entering the crypto world. Recently multifunctional gaming platform Game Stars have closed a pre-sale stage with complete sold-out of GST tokens and over 51 E..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-15 19:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, market

Thomson Reuters Launches Real Time Rates for Six Cryptocurrencies


"Thomson Reuters is launching a cryptocurrency real-time rates data feed. The new service is expected to provide ?reliable, real-time information? for six digital coins across major crypto exchanges. T..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-15 15:20
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, market, rate

Moldova with New Crypto Exchange and a Token


"Cryptocurrencies have been steadily gaining popularity in Moldova, a former Soviet republic that is economically and politically on a crossroad between East and West. The local crypto community has re..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-15 05:35
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies

Bitgo Launches Institutional Grade Custodial Services Suite


"This weekend the leading cryptocurrency security platform, Bitgo, announced the launch of custodial storage solutions for institutional investors. The new custodial program aims to offer a multi-level..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-14 21:35
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, market

Thailand Commences Cryptocurrency Regulations Today


"The decree to regulate cryptocurrencies and initial coin offerings in Thailand goes into effect on Monday. The government has also revised the country’s tax code to add crypto taxation. Sellers..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-14 10:35
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency

Pakistanis Find Ways to Trade Bitcoin Rendering Ban Ineffective


"The crypto ban in Pakistan is proving to be not as effective as expected. If anything, the State Bank has barred commercial banks and financial firms from dealing in cryptocurrency which, of course, m..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-14 03:20
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies, currency, financial

Only 8.5% of Bitcoin and Cryptocurrency Traders Are Female


"A new demographic analysis of people trading in cryptocurrencies has brought up some intriguing results such as that only very few are female, most have little to no previous experience, and many are..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-13 23:20
Taggar: analysis, bitcoin, currencies, currency, currency trade, market, trading

Zimbabwe Bans All Cryptocurrency Activity, Businesses Have 2 Month Grace Period


"Zimbabwe?s central bank issued Circular to Banking Institutions No. 2/2018: Virtual Currencies, effectively banning all crypto activity in the African nation. Businesses dealing in decentralized curre..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-13 19:20
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies, currency

Remembering Satoshi?s Vision ? As it Was Written


"On October 31, 2008, Satoshi Nakamoto had a vision to share with the world ? a protocol he called ?bitcoin, a new electronic cash system that’s fully peer-to-peer, with no trusted third party.?..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-13 16:40
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, share

This Week in Bitcoin: Ghost Scares Markets, Facebook Mulls Coin


"This week?s round-up features a colorful selection of bitcoin stories but we?ll start with the possible explanation for recent market dips. Most cryptocurrencies dropped in price over the period, foll..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-13 13:05
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, market

China Plays Jekyll & Hyde, After Ban It Will Publish Monthly Crypto Report


"China?s government is well known as a crypto hater, and its banishments and pronouncements are the stuff of wild market swings. That doesn?t mean, however, they?re not keeping close eye on decentraliz..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-13 09:11
Taggar: analysis, bitcoin, currencies, market, report

Localbitcoins Updates ToS: ?Some Situations May Require ID?


"Just recently news.Bitcoin.com reported on traders who exchanged “significant” trade volume using the peer-to-peer platform, Localbitcoins, by receiving warnings to upload their identity b..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-13 07:10
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, market, report, trading

Japan?s Internet Giant GMO Wants to Borrow BCH, ETH, LTC, XRP From Customers


"GMO Internet’s cryptocurrency exchange has added four more cryptocurrencies to its loan program which allows customers to lend their cryptocurrencies to the company. The program was originally l..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-13 04:15
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency

Markets Update: Cryptocurrencies Lose Steam During the Weekend


"Cryptocurrencies have been dropping in value this Saturday, May 12 as most digital assets are down between 3-15 percent. The price of Bitcoin Cash (BCH) is hovering around $1,446 at press time while g..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-12 23:15
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, market

Public Company?s ICO Paves the Way for Other Token Sales in Thailand


"The first initial coin offering (ICO) by a publicly traded company in Thailand has begun trading on a couple of local exchanges. Meanwhile, the regulators are still drafting the legal framework for cr..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-12 21:05
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, trading

BCH-Powered Social Media Apps Launch New Features


"This week the two popular Bitcoin Cash social media applications, Memo and Blockpress have rolled out a bunch of new features on each platform. Now users on both platforms can upload pictures, video..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-12 19:15
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, rate, trading

Dollar Ends Rally Awaiting US Retail Sales Data


"The US dollar rally lost momentum during the week and recorded its third day of depreciation versus other major pairs. The USD continues to gain versus emerging market currencies as more signs of a gl..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-11 22:51
Taggar: cpi, currencies, dollar, market, price index, rate

Bitcoin.com Store Adds More Hot New Items and Amazon Gift Cards


"Last month we re-opened our Bitcoin.com Store after some construction and a bit of hiatus. After a month of operation we?ve added even more to the store with hardware wallets, new t-shirts, Cryptomati..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-11 20:11
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, trading

Nasdaq CEO Adena Friedman is Bullish on Cryptocurrencies


"The chief executive officer of Nasdaq, Adena Friedman, discussed cryptocurrency and blockchain, among a number of subjects, in an interview with CNN. In the interview, Mrs. Friedman expressed bullish..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-11 09:35
Taggar: bitcoin, bull, currencies, currency

RBI Crackdown Triggers Migration of India?s Cryptocurrency Industry


"The Reserve Bank of India (RBI)’s prohibitive policies regarding India’s cryptocurrency industry has reportedly comprised the catalyst for a migration of Indian cryptocurrency entrepreneur..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-10 22:40
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies, currency, report

Novogratz Launches Benchmark Index of 10 Cryptocurrencies


"Well-known hedge fund manager Michael Novogratz has launched a cryptocurrency benchmark index in partnership with Bloomberg. The index, designed to track the performance of the largest, most liquid co..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-10 14:23
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency

Ukraine?s Securities Commission Chief Seeks Legalization of Cryptocurrencies as Financial Instruments


"The Chairman of the National Securities and Stock Market Commission of Ukraine has indicated the regulator favors a decision to recognize cryptocurrencies as financial instruments. Timur Khromayev thi..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-10 03:35
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, financial, market, point

Launching an ICO Token on Ethereum in Less Than Thirty Minutes


"Over the past few years since the launch of the Ethereum network and other blockchains that can create tokens, initial coin offerings (ICOs) have been all the rage as all of these token projects have..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-10 00:40
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, dollar

$2.5 Billion Sent Out of Iran to Purchase Cryptocurrencies


"The chairman of the economic committee of Iran’s parliament has revealed that Iranians have sent more than $2.5 billion out of the country to purchase cryptocurrencies with. His statement follow..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-09 05:52
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies

Oil Down & Dollar Up Ahead of Trump?s Announcement on Iran Nuclear Deal


"President Trump’s decision is scheduled for 14:00 EDT (GMT 18:00). He is widely expected to pull the United States out of the deal. West Texas Intermediate crude oil has traded 1.4% lower and is..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-08 14:18
Taggar: currencies, dollar, oil

Cryptocurrency Recognized as Valuable Property by Russian Court


"A Russian arbitration court of appeals has recognized cryptocurrency as a property with value in its ruling on Monday. This overturned a previous ruling by another court even though Russia currently h..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-08 10:51
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency

South Korean Top Regulator Considers Easing Cryptocurrency Regulations


"The main regulatory body of cryptocurrencies in South Korea has a new chief who has just been approved by the country’s president. He is a known ?activist and reformist? and has reportedly annou..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-07 15:39
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, report

New Korean Financial Watchdog Chief Takes Softer Tone on Cryptos


"The incoming head of a South Korean financial regulator has noted the "positive aspects" of cryptocurrencies."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-07 14:00
Taggar: currencies, financial

Azerbaijan to Tax Crypto Incomes and Profits


"Gains from cryptocurrency transactions will be taxed in Azerbaijan, according to a high-ranking official from the Tax Ministry. Authorities in the energy-rich nation intend to tap into both corporate..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-06 04:20
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, profit, rate

Cryptocurrency Bets Surge at Kentucky Derby


"Betting with cryptocurrencies has grown significantly, including at the most famous US horse race, the Kentucky Derby. Using them to place bets on some of the web?s largest sportsbooks yields a number..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-05 23:54
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency

Everyone in This Village Now Owns Cryptocurrency


"In a small village in Ukraine, all residents are now owners of cryptocurrency, thanks to an initiative by the head of the village council. Cryptocurrencies, such as bitcoin and ether, can also be used..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-05 16:04
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency

Indian Investors Flock to Trade Crypto Ahead of RBI Ban


"Investors in India are flocking to trade cryptocurrencies before the ban order by the Reserve Bank of India takes effect. There is a positive sentiment in the local crypto community that the Indian go..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-05 11:05
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies, trading

Arizona Lawmakers Strip Crypto Mentions From Tax Payments Bill


"Arizona Senate Bill 1091 has been passed by the House and Senate - but no longer mentions cryptocurrencies anywhere."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-04 19:15
Taggar: currencies

These Crypto Assets Are Pushing the Market Back Toward $500 Billion


"The crypto markets continued to build on April's gains this week, with alternative cryptocurrencies like nano, VeChain and bytecoin leading the way."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-04 17:10
Taggar: currencies, market

Bitcoin Smart Banknotes Launched in Singapore


"A digital asset smart banknote manufacturer has launched bitcoin banknotes at a store in Singapore. Designed to make owning and circulating cryptocurrencies as easy as using paper money, they are curr..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-04 10:00
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies, manufacture

Meitu Founder Announces Accumulation of 10,000 Bitcoins in 2018


"Cai Wensheng, the founder of Meitu Inc., a Chinese technology company that makes smartphones and selfie apps, has announced that his bitcoin holdings have reached a personal milestone of 10,000 BTC. M..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-03 17:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, investment

Openbazaar Co-Founder Expresses Frustration Over BTC Fees


"The co-founder of Openbazaar, Washington Sanchez, has taken to Twitter to vent frustration with the high fees associated with BTC. Mr. Sanchez expressed regret for his previous BTC ?maximalism,? and r..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-03 15:53
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies

Reddit Aims to Relaunch Bitcoin Payments with ETH and LTC Too


"Reddit is looking to bring back cryptocurrencies as a payment option ? and this time bitcoin won't be the only option. "

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-03 11:00
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies

Markets Update: Trading Action Heats Up During the First Week of May


"Cryptocurrency markets are seeing some action today as digital asset values have been fluctuating over the past 72 hours. During yesterday?s trading sessions a lot of digital currencies dropped anywhe..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-02 17:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, market, trading

Microsociety Fort Galt in Chile Uses Bitcoin to Build Anew


"Cryptocurrencies function in a myriad of ways, from stores of value to mediums of exchange, embedded payment systems, vehicles for smart contracts. A use case perhaps underappreciated is the potential..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-02 14:15
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies

Peter Thiel Fund Moves to Ease Trades for Big Crypto Investors


"Peter Thiel's Founders Fund has reportedly invested in a cryptocurrency startup that aims to optimize the bulk trading of cryptocurrencies."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-02 11:00
Taggar: currencies, currency, report, trading

Ripple Scrutinized Over XRP at UK Parliament Hearing


"A UK parliamentary hearing on blockchain and cryptocurrencies took on a largely negative tone with one panelist dismissing the technology as a fad."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-02 04:30
Taggar: currencies

London-Based LBX Exchange Adds Bitcoin Cash to Its Offerings


"London Block Exchange has listed Bitcoin Cash (BCH) and Ethereum Classic (ETC) among its cryptocurrency offerings. The platform dedicated to the UK market now trades six cryptocurrencies against the G..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-01 17:58
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies, currency, market

How to Fight the ASIC Mining Threat


"Defending cryptocurrencies against the centralizing forces of ASIC mining chips requires more than coding fixes; human governance is also critical. "

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-01 10:00
Taggar: currencies

Vive la France! Bitcoin Tax Slashed by Republic


"According to Le Monde, France?s State Council of taxation has announced a severe lowering of financial penalties on gains from cryptocurrencies such as bitcoin. The agency is signaling crypto tax will..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-30 19:00
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, financial

Bitcoin Cash Adoption Continues: Crypto Cafebar, Gold Vendor, Concealed-Carry Clothing


"An increasing number of stores have started accepting bitcoin cash (BCH) and a few other cryptocurrencies. This bitcoin cash adoption roundup features five vendors that recently started accepting the..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-30 08:15
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, gold

Japan?s SBI Unveils New Plans to Start an Exchange for Major Cryptocurrencies


"Japan’s SBI Holdings has reportedly unveiled new plans for its cryptocurrency exchange. The company has set a target launch date and is preparing to list major cryptocurrencies. The group’..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-30 02:10
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, report

Iran Continues to Develop State Cryptocurrency Despite Central Bank Ban


"Iran has been developing its own cryptocurrency, a project which has yielded an experimental local crypto, despite the country?s central bank banning banks from dealing with cryptocurrencies. IranR..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-30 00:55
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies, currency

New Store Sells Cryptocurrencies for Regular Old Cash in Croatia


"A ?Bitcoin store? has opened doors in Croatia. It sells bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies, and even issues receipts. The shop is a welcome addition to the steadily growing crypto sector in the Balkan..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-29 22:25
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies

PR: With MVP and Partnership in Hand, Fixy Network Is Primed to Launch Its Pre-ICO


"Lack of adoption in real life is a persistent reality that cryptocurrency has endured in the last 10 years of its existence. With that in mind, Fixy network aims to facilitate the use of cryptocurrenc..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-29 11:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, market

Taiwanese Bitcoin Regulations Expected by November 2018


"Taiwan?s Minister of Justice has indicated that the country is anticipating to have implemented a regulatory apparatus for cryptocurrencies by November 2018. The Minister made comments revealing the e..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-29 03:50
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency

Venezuela Shuts Down Two Cryptocurrency Exchanges


"The government of Venezuela has taken action against two cryptocurrency exchange operators in the country. Both of them allow customers to convert between a number of cryptocurrencies and bolivars and..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-28 16:00
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency

Chilean Minister Supports Cryptocurrencies After Court Sided With Exchanges


"The Chilean Minister of Economy has voiced his support for cryptocurrencies after the country’s anti-monopoly court ordered major banks to re-open the accounts of crypto operators. Three banks o..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-28 00:10
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies, currency, economy

Markets Update: Cryptocurrencies Erase Two-Day Losses


"Cryptocurrencies are seeing some relief during today?s trading sessions just before the weekend, as the top ten digital assets are currently up 3-11 percent. Most of the losses that took place two day..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-27 18:45
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies, market, trading

Investors from 28 Countries Own Land in Norway?s ?Private City? Liberstad


"More than 100 people have bought land plots in the ?private city? of Liberstad, Southern Norway. Its founders accept 27 cryptocurrencies. Deals have been sealed already with future residents from Braz..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-27 10:10
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies

St. Louis Fed Rejects Notion of Central Bank-Issued Cryptocurrencies


"The St. Louis Federal Reserve has published an essay critically evaluating the notion of cryptocurrencies that are issued by central banks. The article is highly dismissive in presenting what it descr..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-27 04:00
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies

Malta?s Cabinet Approves Cryptocurrency Bill


"The Cabinet of Malta has approved three bills related to cryptocurrency and blockchain technology. One bill in particular, the Virtual Financial Assets Bill, provides a regulatory framework for crypto..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-26 17:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, financial

Philippines Welcomes Crypto Economic Zone


"After hemming and hawing in its strange relationship with cryptocurrencies and the businesses they imply, the Philippine government decided to make room for a set aside economic zone. The scheme is of..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-26 13:45
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, employment

Security Firms Offer Protection for Crypto Traders in Moscow


"Private security firms in Moscow are offering a new service ? protection for people buying and selling cryptocurrency for cash. The companies have also expressed readiness to help investigate crypto-r..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-26 05:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency

PR: Aramcocoin Launches Crypto Commodity Coin


"Aramco Ltd. is a private company based out of the United Kingdom and Saudi Arabia. Aramco Coin has created the ARM token in order to allow people to invest in a cryptocurrency that has some intrinsic..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-25 19:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, oil

CAD at 3 Week Low Following US Yield Rise


"The Canadian dollar weakened to a three-week low against its U.S. counterpart on Wednesday as oil and stock prices fell, while the greenback added to recent gains against a basket of major currencies..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-25 16:08
Taggar: currencies, dollar, oil

MarketWatch Is Tracking Eight More Cryptocurrencies


"MarketWatch is now tracking nine cryptocurrencies in total on its website, with the eight additions announced today. "

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-25 05:27
Taggar: currencies, market

Cryptocurrency Infused Islamic Microfinance Fund Launches in Central Java


"This week the firm Blossom Finance announced the open enrollment for an Islamic microfinance fund that will accept multiple cryptocurrencies such as BCH, ETH, and BTC. Investors will focus on socially..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-25 02:20
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, finance, profit

Currrency markets yield to dollar demand


"G-10 and EM currencies yield to dollar demand The recent rise in US yields is responsible for crystallising USD strength, and this appears to have been accentuated by comparatively strong data flow in..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-25 01:47
Taggar: currencies, dollar

Markets Update: Cryptocurrencies Bring Bullish Gains This Spring


"Cryptocurrencies are breaking new price levels this week as markets are seeing gains across the board during the last two weeks of April. Yesterday?s trading sessions saw bitcoin cash touch a high of..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-24 19:00
Taggar: bitcoin, bull, currencies, currency, market, trading

Bitcoin in Brief Tuesday: Wary Giants, Eager Dwarfs


"For some obvious reasons, but also irrational fears, big players like China, Russia, and the European Union are wary of cryptos like bitcoin. Centralized control doesn?t square with decentralization..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-24 14:10
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies

1 in 5 Financial Institutions Exploring Crypto Trading, Survey Finds


"A survey conducted by Thomson Reuters found that around 20 percent of its financial services clients are mulling trading cryptocurrencies in 2018."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-24 10:00
Taggar: currencies, financial, trading

Ether & Ripple Doomed As Securities According to Regulation Expert


"Former Obama administration financial regulator Gary Gensler believes cryptocurrencies such as ether and ripple appear as unregistered securities, and in current violation of the law. His comments car..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-24 08:00
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, financial

Half of the ICO Money in Russia Went to Pyramids


"Russian ICOs attracted a total of $300 million last year but half of the funds went to financial pyramids, according to the Russian Association of Cryptocurrencies and Blockchain. The organization tha..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-24 04:00
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, financial

India Divided on Whether to Ban Crypto Use


"As India works on the bill to regulate cryptocurrencies, each government department has its own opinion on whether to ban the use of crypto, including bitcoin. The Finance Ministry, the Reserve Bank o..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-23 22:00
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies, finance

Russian Government Concerned Crypto Bill Inadequate in Many Ways


"The Russian government has officially provided a response to the bill that seeks to outline the legal framework for cryptocurrencies. Many flaws and inadequacies were pointed out including unjustified..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-23 20:00
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, point

Central Bank of Iran Bans Banks from Crypto


"Iran’s central bank has issued a statement banning the country’s banks and financial institutions from dealing with cryptocurrencies such as bitcoin, citing money laundering and terrorism..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-23 16:00
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies, financial, rate

Iran Said to Bar Banks from Bitcoin Market


"The Central Bank of Iran is the latest national bank to sound the alarm on the cryptocurrencies, fearing of its misuse in money laundering and fraud."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-23 15:30
Taggar: bank, currencies

Nominee to New York Federal Reserve Claims That Crypto Isn?t Currency


"The current president and chief executive officer of the San Francisco Federal Reserve Bank, and the man expected to soon be the New York Federal Reserve Bank, John Williams, has rejected the suggesti..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-23 04:00
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies, currency, trading

Robinhood App Expands Cryptocurrency Trading to Another US State


"Two months after starting to roll out crypto trading, Robinhood has finally expanded the service to another American state. For now, it’s still supporting just bitcoin and ethereum, however the..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-22 14:05
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, currency trading, trading

PR: Bitcoin of America Opening New BTMs in 5 Major U.S. Cities


"Chicago, IL: Bitcoin of America is happy to announce that they will be expanding their services in five major U.S. cities during the next four months. The company, which is headquartered in Chicago, I..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-22 11:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, rate

Cheapair.com Considers Bitpay as Coinbase Terminates Merchant Processing Solutions


"Cheapair.com is asking for customer feedback on using Bitpay to process bitcoin payments as its existing processor, Coinbase, is getting out of that business at the end of the month. Cheapair.com has..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-22 07:00
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies

Bitcoin Payments Are on the Rise in the Baltics


"Cryptocurrencies are gaining popularity in the Baltic states where no comprehensive regulations have been introduced yet. Businesses from multiple sectors, including real estate, online trade, the hos..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-22 00:00
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, real estate

Markets Update: Altcoins Rally During Week of Bullish Action for Crypto


"The cryptocurrency markets have enjoyed a strong week, with BTC, BCH, and many altcoins generating significant gains in recent days. There is considerable uniformity shared among major altcoin markets..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-21 21:13
Taggar: bitcoin, bull, currencies, currency, market, share

Taiwan Mining Chip Manufacturer Sees Record Sales Amid BTC Bounce


"The world?s largest independent semiconductor manufacturer, Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company (TSMC) has reported record sales during  March 2018. TSMC?s president has attributed the company?..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-21 05:53
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, manufacture, report, share

Kraken CEO Condemns ?Hostile? Questionnaire Issued by New York AG


"Jessie Powell, the CEO of U.S.-based cryptocurrency exchange Kraken, has publicly stated his refusal to answer a questionnaire issued by the New York Attorney General?s office. Mr. Powell has describe..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-20 18:56
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency

Stellar Run: XLM, IOTA, ADA Spike in Good Week for Altcoins


"Bitcoin may be inching up of late but the market for alternative cryptocurrencies remains a choppy sea of big winners and losers."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-20 17:45
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, market

EU Parliament Votes for Closer Regulation of Cryptocurrencies


"The European Parliament has voted for regulations to prevent the use of cryptocurrencies in money laundering and terrorism financing."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-20 13:01
Taggar: currencies

EUR/USD Drops on Quiet Thursday


"EUR/USD was falling during quiet trading today. The market lacked any major theme to drive currencies. Nevertheless, the currency pair was falling since the European session and..."

Most Britons Won?t Support a Crypto Issued by the Bank of England Says Poll


"Almost two thirds of British people would not support a cryptocurrency issued by their central bank, according to a survey. Pollsters also found that the majority of Britons have already heard of bitc..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-19 16:55
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies, currency

Majority of US States Has Taken a Stance on Bitcoin and Blockchain


"Most US states have adopted some regulatory stance in regards to cryptocurrencies like bitcoin and the blockchain technologies behind them, according to a report by the Brookings Institution. The stud..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-19 07:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, report

Bank of Japan Turns Back on State-Issued Cryptocurrency


"The Bank of Japan has become the latest government financial institution to recognize the risks of state-issued cryptocurrencies. According to its Deputy Governor Masayoshi Amamiya, a national digital..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-18 20:22
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies, currency, financial

Crypto Privacy Tokens See Price Lift on Pornhub Deal


"Has Pornhub's decision to accept payments in verge's XVG token boosted the prospects of other privacy-focused cryptocurrencies?"

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-18 16:40
Taggar: currencies

Korean Exchange Bithumb Has Reserves Worth $6 Billion in 12 Cryptocurrencies


"One of South Korea’s largest cryptocurrency exchanges, Bithumb, has published its first audit report, detailing its financial performance as well as crypto reserves worth approximately $6 billio..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-18 14:15
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, financial, report

Philippines Senator Wants Harsher Penalties for Cryptocurrency Crimes


"On Monday April 16, the Philippines opposition senator Leila M. de Lima asked her fellow bureaucrats to push the passage of the cryptocurrency bills she helped frame. The proposed bills aim to introdu..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-18 11:00
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency

IMF Chief Envisages Large-Scale Shift Towards Cryptocurrencies


"IMF chief Christine Lagarde has dedicated her latest two blog posts on the official IMF website to cryptocurrencies. In her latest post, she outlines multiple benefits of crypto and envisages a large-..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-17 21:54
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, visa

Tanzanian, Venezuelan, and Peru?s P2P Bitcoin Markets Witness Record Volume


"The trading volume for Tanzanian bitcoin pairings on Localbitcoins has spiked to establish a new record high this week. The sudden spike in volume has occurred after several months of increasing warni..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-17 19:55
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies, market, trading

Philippines Lawmaker Urges Senate to Expedite Crypto Crime Bills


"A Philippines senator is seeking to speed up the passage of legislation that would increase the penalties for crimes involving cryptocurrencies."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-17 11:15
Taggar: currencies

The Government Dilemma: How To Tax Something One Pretends Does Not Exist


"Cryptocurrencies are often criticized for failing to replicate some of the basic functions of fiat money. Governments are always ready to warn you that you can?t spend, or save, or trade, or make digi..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-17 07:28
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies

EUR/USD Rises on Monday as Markets Dismiss News from Syria


"EUR/USD rallied on Monday as markets largely dismissed the news about US performing missile strikes on Syria over the weekend. It looked like the conflict is not going to..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-17 02:21
Taggar: currencies, dollar, market

Tax Time is Here and Lots of Cryptocurrency Holders Don?t Care


"In the U.S. tax season has arrived and many American cryptocurrency proponents are squirming because they have to pay for some of the gains they made last year. However, there are a lot of digital cur..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-16 22:42
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency

Major Korean Exchange Launches in Indonesia with Six Cryptocurrencies


"One of South Korea’s top three cryptocurrency exchanges, Coinone, is launching an exchange in Indonesia. Initially, six cryptocurrencies will be supported but the exchange plans to add more coin..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-16 21:25
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency

False Claims


"The experience of 45 years since governments in the major economies adopted a system of market-determined flexible exchange rates has taught officials to treat currency policy as a delicate matter. Th..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-16 20:59
Taggar: currencies, currency, market, rate

Chinese Merchants in Moscow Convert Most of Their Cash to Crypto


"Chinese traders in Moscow?s huge wholesale bazaars have become the most active buyers and sellers of cryptocurrency in the Russian capital. The retail turnover there is estimated at almost $10 billion..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-16 17:18
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency

Hanoi Prohibits Use of Cryptocurrencies in E-commerce Transactions


"The Hanoi Department of Industry and Trade has prohibited organizations and individuals involved in e-commerce business in the city from using bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies. This follows a direct..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-16 14:36
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies

Crypto Conference for Women to Be Held in Moscow


"A conference dedicated to raising awareness among women about cryptocurrencies is scheduled to take place in the Russian capital this month. The speakers at the event, also women, will share practical..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-16 01:38
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, investment, share

China?s Position on Crypto Likely to Harden Under New PBOC Governor


"China?s cryptocurrency markets have witnessed a number of significant events in recent weeks, including affirmation from the People Bank of China (PBOC)?s new governor, which will likely intensify the..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-16 00:00
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies, currency, market

Blind Denial of Cryptocurrencies Leads Nowhere, Bank of Lithuania Says


"The central bank of Lithuania has started discussions on regulations with crypto businesses and commercial banks. The reluctance to understand the world of cryptocurrencies leads nowhere, its fintech..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-15 05:15
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies, investment

Dollar Looks to Retail Sales With Syrian Anxiety in the Background


"The US dollar lost against most majors even if it appreciated against safe haven currencies on Friday. The Syrian conflict concerns faded at the end of the week and boosted the USD versus the JPY and..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-13 22:52
Taggar: currencies, dollar, market

Yahoo! Japan Confirms Entrance Into the Crypto Space


"Yahoo! Japan has confirmed that it is entering the crypto space by acquiring a stake in a Japanese cryptocurrency exchange that is already licensed by the country’s financial regulator. The comp..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-13 20:15
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, financial

Vietnam?s Prime Minister Directs Central Bank to Strengthen Cryptocurrency Framework


"The Prime Minister of Vietnam has signed a directive for the country’s central bank and the Ministry of Finance to strengthen the management of cryptocurrency-related activities. This follows an..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-13 17:30
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies, currency, finance

P2P Trade Spikes in Canada Amid Bank Restrictions on Crypto Transactions


"The volume of P2P bitcoin trade in Canadian dollars has increased significantly since leading banks in the country imposed bans on crypto-related transactions. Toronto-Dominion Bank, the Royal Bank of..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-13 15:50
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies, dollar

XVG, EOS, ONT: These 3 Cryptos Are Leading the Market Recovery


"Lesser-known cryptocurrencies such as XVG, EOS, and ONT continue to outperform the majors. "

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-13 15:45
Taggar: currencies

Kenya's Central Bank Chief Warns Again On Crypto Risks


"Central Bank of Kenya (CBK) is now in line with other banks in blacklisting digital currencies and warns customers and banks dealing with it."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-13 14:30
Taggar: bank, currencies

Bermuda Wants Crypto Regulation to Fuel 'Phenomenal' Business Growth


"The Bermuda Monetary Authority has published a consultation paper that is seeking public feedback on a proposed regulation on cryptocurrencies."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-13 14:00
Taggar: currencies

Nine Japanese Crypto Exchanges Have Suspended Operations So Far


"A total of nine cryptocurrency exchanges in Japan have suspended their operations so far. This includes the latest two, one of which was sanctioned by the Japanese financial regulator on Wednesday whi..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-13 12:13
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, financial

Latvia Recognizes Cryptocurrencies in Order to Tax Them


"Trying to take its share of the profits, the government of Latvia may accept cryptocurrencies as a legal means of exchange. This year?s tax filing campaign is underway and officials don?t have much ti..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-13 10:55
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, finance, profit, share

Indian Crypto Exchanges Strategize to Challenge RBI Crackdown


"Indian crypto exchanges are devising strategies to challenge and respond to the Reserve Bank of India’s order to prohibit banks from servicing businesses dealing in cryptocurrencies. News.Bitcoi..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-12 16:25
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies, rate

Pakistan?s Urdubit Exchange Shuts Down After Crypto Ban


"Urdubit, a leading Pakistani bitcoin exchange, has closed down permanently. The news came after the central bank of Pakistan announced a ban on dealings with cryptocurrencies. The trading platform urg..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-12 13:55
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies, trading

JP Morgan Chase Hit With Million Dollar Class Action Crypto Lawsuit


"The largest bank in the United States, JP Morgan Chase, found itself the subject of a federal class action lawsuit this week. The complaint alleges that after hindering customers from buying cryptocur..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-12 11:55
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies, dollar, rate

Research Paper Declares Bitcoin Compliant With Shariah Law


"Bitcoin and cryptocurrencies are intriguing because they are very different from the traditional financial systems we use today. One particular subject people have pondered is whether or not bitcoin c..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-12 10:55
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, finance, financial

The Anti-ASIC Revolt: Just How Far Will Crypto's Hardware War Go?


"The arrival of more powerful mining hardware is splitting sentiment in major cryptocurrencies, with users taking sides over how best to respond."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-12 10:30
Taggar: currencies

Brazilian University Launches Cryptocurrency Masters Programme


"A major Sao Paulo institution is launching what has been reported as Brazil?s first Master?s degree in cryptofinance. The course comes amid an increasing embracement of virtual currencies on the part..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-11 23:00
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, finance, rate, report

Corporations Bypassing Korean ICO Regulations With Overseas Subsidiaries


"Major corporations in South Korea are increasingly establishing cryptocurrency subsidiaries and launching initial coin offerings outside of the country due to prohibitive regulations. They are seeking..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-11 19:55
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency

EOS Leads Pack As Top 10 Cryptos See Price Upticks


"Prices for the largest cryptocurrencies by market capitalization have risen during Wednesday's trading session."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-11 17:41
Taggar: currencies, market, trading

PR: Crypto with Mobile Mining App Credits.Energy ICO Is Now Live


"CRED (CX) is a new state of the art universal cryptocurrency with its own mobile app that is dedicated to supporting renewable energy and solving the pesky issues posed by other cryptocurrencies. Denv..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-11 11:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, investment

Dollar Weaker as Trade Tensions Ease Ahead of Inflation Data


"The US dollar depreciated against commodity currencies (AUD, CAD, NZD), the EUR and the GBP as China focused on opening its market to more foreign investment easing trade concerns. The euro was furthe..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-10 23:12
Taggar: currencies, dollar, investment, market

UK Cyber Security Division Issues Warning on PC 'Cryptojacking'


"The UK National Cyber Security Centre highlighted the rising number of browser apps which force computers to mine cryptocurrencies in a new report."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-10 20:00
Taggar: currencies, report

Europol Nabs 11 in Crypto Drug Money Laundering Case


"Europol has shut down an alleged drug trafficking operation that used cryptocurrencies to launder money from Spain to Colombia."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-10 18:30
Taggar: currencies

Japan Revises Registration Rules for Cryptocurrency Exchanges


"The Japanese financial regulator has revised its rules and procedures for registering cryptocurrency exchanges following the hack of Coincheck and the inspections that revealed many inadequate securit..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-10 17:10
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, financial

US Authorities Charge Backpage.com Operators with Laundering $500 Million


"US authorities have accused the operators of Backpage.com of earning $500 million in prostitution-related revenue since the site’s establishment, and allegedly converting some of these proceeds..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-10 15:10
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, market

PR: Cryptagio Exchange Launches with 0% Trading Fee and Bonuses in Tokens


"April 10th, Tallinn, Estonia ? Cryptagio exchange has officially announced its launch with the support of 7 demanded cryptocurrencies: Bitcoin (BTC), Ethereum (ETH), EOS (EOS), Tron (TRX), VeChain (VE..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-10 11:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, trading

Korean Crypto Exchange Launching Social Media P2P Payment System


"South Korean cryptocurrency exchange Bithumb is launching a P2P payment platform for social media including social networking sites and blogs. The exchange is also preparing to sell 12,500 kinds of mo..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-09 20:50
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency

South Africa Puts Onus on Taxpayers to Declare All Cryptocurrency Income


"The tax authority of South Africa has warned taxpayers in the country against forgetting to report all their cryptocurrency transactions. However, it also presented a framework with a few positive poi..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-09 03:39
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, point, report, trading

Venezuela Approves Decree on the Use of Cryptocurrencies


"Venezuela’s National Constituent Assembly has approved the decree on the use of cryptocurrencies and the country’s new ?oil-backed” currency, after repeatedly declaring the Petro ill..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-09 00:55
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, oil

Here?s Why Kazakhstan Won?t Ban Mining and Cryptocurrencies


"This is an Op-ed article. The opinions expressed in this article are the author?s own. Bitcoin.com does not endorse nor support views, opinions or conclusions drawn in this post. Over the past few day..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-08 04:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency

These Are the Best Performing Cryptocurrencies of 2018


"Picking a winner in this year?s crypto markets has been a tough task. With assets deprecated across the board, even the best performing coins are in the red. To put it more accurately then, these are..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-08 03:00
Taggar: bear, bitcoin, currencies, market, profit, rate

Pakistan?s Central Bank Prohibits Crypto Dealings with a Circular


"The State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) has issued a circular on the ?prohibition of dealing in virtual currencies?. The measure comes right after a similar move by the central bank of neighboring India. Com..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-08 01:14
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies

?Private Digital Money? Better than State-Issued, Swiss Central Banker Says


"Private digital currencies are better than any state-issued version, admitted a high-ranking representative of the Swiss National Bank. Cryptocurrencies are also less risky, according to Andrea Maechl..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-07 19:55
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies

Tax Paying Americans Owe $25 Billion in Cryptocurrency


"Tax season in the U.S. is here, and many citizens who use or hold cryptocurrencies are clamoring around trying to figure out how to file their capital gains taxes. According to reports from Fundstrat?..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-07 14:51
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, report

India Orders Banks to Drop Cryptos, Studies Issuing its Own Digital Coin


"The Reserve Bank of India (RBI), the nation?s central bank, has directed all regulated entities including banks not to provide services to businesses dealing in cryptocurrencies such as bitcoin. RBI i..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-06 17:34
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies

Verge Stole the Limelight in a Lacklustre Week for the Crypto Markets


"This week, Verge was the best performing cryptocurrency among top 25 cryptocurrencies by market capitalization. "

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-06 16:15
Taggar: currencies, currency, market

PR: Bitcoin Depot ? Expands Bitcoin Atm Network to 15 States to Provide Cryptocurrency Access to 85 Million People


"Bitcoin ATMs are becoming increasingly popular as the adoption of cryptocurrencies are becoming more mainstream. They make buying and selling cryptocurrency much more accessible than ever before. The..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-06 11:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency

ADS Securities Adds Bitcoin Cash, Litecoin, and Ripple CFDs


"Cryptocurrency CFDs are now a must-have feature for all online retail brokers in order to retain clients judging by the scope of the industry that is adding the instrument. The international brokerage..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-06 11:05
Taggar: bitcoin, brokers, currencies, currency, currency trading, trading

New Bitcoin-Only Shop Open in New Hampshire


"Derrick J. Freeman and Steven Zeiler founded what they claim is the first crypto-only brick and mortar retail establishment in the US, the Free State Bitcoin Shoppe. Visitors pay for merchandise with..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-06 08:26
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency

Spain's Tax Authorities Seek Crypto User Names and Bank Accounts


"The move comes after the Spanish finance ministry called the use of cryptocurrencies in organized crime a "pressing challenge.""

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-06 08:00
Taggar: currencies, finance

Centralized Ripple Is Probably a Security Token


"A primary attraction of decentralized cryptocurrencies is that they?re censorship-resistant. The more centralized a coin is, the easier it is for its supply to be controlled. But there?s another probl..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-06 05:55
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency

Danske Bank Bans Investments in Cryptocurrency-Related Instruments


"Leading Danish bank, Danske Bank, has published a document announcing that the company does not wish to ?support the investment environment surrounding cryptocurrencies.? Danske bank will ?phase out t..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-06 05:00
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies, currency, financial, investment

US Crypto Tax Policy Isn't Just Crazy, It's Cruel


"There is something extraordinarily cruel, crazy even, in the IRS?s approach of treating virtual currencies as property for tax purposes. "

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-05 14:00
Taggar: currencies

Bank of Montreal Expands Crypto Purchase Ban


"Canada's Bank of Montreal will prohibit customers from purchasing cryptocurrencies using Interac debit cards, on top of an existing Mastercard ban."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-04 22:45
Taggar: bank, currencies, mastercard

'Lack of Understanding' Derails Georgia's Bitcoin Tax Bill


"A Georgia bill to enable tax payments through cryptocurrencies failed to get out of committee, one of the measure's sponsors said."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-04 19:31
Taggar: currencies

USD Mixed Ahead of US Private Jobs Data


"The US dollar gained against the EUR, CHF and JPY but depreciated against commodity currencies. The comments on the NAFTA renegotiation boosted the loonie to a 5 week high against the greenback. US Tr..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-03 23:18
Taggar: currencies, dollar, loonie

Markets Update: Cryptocurrency Prices See Some Slight Recovery


"The price of bitcoin and a slew of other cryptocurrencies have started to see some slight recovery on Tuesday, April 3rd’s morning (EDT) trading sessions. The entire economy of over 1,500 differ..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-03 18:04
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, economy, market, trading

March is Typically a Good Month For GBP


"The pound?s good fortune is set to continue this month, if seasonality is any guide.Sterling appreciated versus the dollar every April during the last 13 years in what Bank of America Merrill Lynch de..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-03 15:51
Taggar: bank, currencies, dollar, pound

PR: Lavenir, the Cryptocurrency Lending Platform Will Launch Its ICO on April 4th


"Lavenir is the latest addition to the cryptocurrency world that is going to begin its ICO on April 4th and conclude on May 4th. It is all set to bring a new revolution into the market by digitizing th..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-03 11:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, investment, market

Bitcoin.com Store Reopens With New Bitcoin Cash Swag


"This week our team launched the newly designed Bitcoin.com Store after some prior construction and updates. Now the Bitcoin.com Store is open to the public once again with the hottest bitcoin cash mer..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-03 04:39
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, trading

Huobi?s Sentiment Index Shows Cryptocurrency Investors Still Bullish


"This week the cryptocurrency exchange Huobi?s educational subsidiary ?Huobi Research? conducted a survey with close to 2,000 individuals from 23 different countries to get a visual of what cryptocurre..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-03 03:33
Taggar: bitcoin, bull, currencies, currency, report

Bitcoin Cash Community Bolsters Instant Transactions


"Over the past few weeks, the bitcoin cash (BCH) community and developers have been discussing ‘zero-confirmation’ or ?instant transactions.? Many BCH supporters believe if the concept was..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-02 22:09
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, trading

China and U.S Tit-for-Tat Tariffs Start


"Monday April 2: Five things the markets are talking about Trading remains light, with major currencies little changed, amid the last day of the Easter holidays. Note: There is a bank holiday in most o..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-02 12:28
Taggar: bank, currencies, employment, inflation, market, trading

Trading Cryptocurrencies Like a Boss Takes Time and Research


"Over the years there have been many news.Bitcoin.com tutorials about the very basics of trading, market indicators, and the multitude of websites that collect vast amounts of data. Some of these resou..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-02 04:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, indicators, market, trading

This Week in Bitcoin: Hypertokenization


"You?ve heard of hyberbitcoinization: how bitcoin could one day replace hyper-inflated fiat currencies. Now say hello to its lesser companion, hypertokenization: the idea that there should be a token f..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-02 02:00
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies

Report Details Surge in Crypto Mining on College Campuses


"A report published by cybersecurity company Vectra has detailed what it describes as an ?alarming surge in cryptocurrency mining on college campuses.? Also Read: Markets Update: Cryptocurrencies Lose..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-01 04:31
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, market, report

Kazakhstan Preparing to Prohibit Crypto Trading and Mining, Says Central Bank


"The chairman of the central bank of Kazakhstan said that the bank has prepared legislation to prohibit the sale and purchase of cryptocurrencies in the country as well as any kind of crypto mining, ci..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-31 21:55
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies, trading

Russians Owe 13% Tax on Their Crypto Incomes


"Russian citizens are expected to pay 13 percent tax on their crypto-related incomes. Amendments to the tax code are currently being prepared. The exact rates should be confirmed by the end of the year..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-31 19:55
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, rate, report

Crypto Still Tax Free in Korea but Regulators Have Set Timeframe for Taxation


"Cryptocurrency transactions are still tax-free in South Korea due to a lack of tax regulations. As the law stands, citizens are able to profit millions of won from cryptocurrencies without being requi..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-31 17:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, profit

PBOC to Strengthen Cryptocurrency Regulations in 2018


"The People?s Bank of China (PBOC)?s Institute of International Finance has released a report identifying cryptocurrencies as a top priority for 2018. The document claims that widespread retail investm..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-31 15:30
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies, currency, finance, investment, report, spread

Markets Update: Cryptocurrencies Lose Over 20 Percent This Week


"The market value of all cryptocurrencies within the digital asset economy has dropped significantly over the past few days. Since the last year?s all-time high, most cryptocurrencies have lost between..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-31 14:32
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, economy, market

IBM Evolution: Big Blue Is Finally Getting Serious About Cryptocurrency


"IBM is breaking from enterprise blockchain norms by publicly working with cryptocurrencies in a wide range of projects."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-31 14:05
Taggar: currencies

FBI Warns of Crypto Scammers Posing as Exchange Support Staff


"The Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) has published a document seeking to warn citizens of the increasing prevalence of scams executed through fraudulently posing as technical support staff for a..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-31 10:55
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency

Huobi Officially Launches in South Korea with 100 Cryptocurrencies


"Huobi has officially launched in South Korea. The platform facilitates the trading of 100 cryptocurrencies and 208 markets. The exchange is also creating an investor protection fund and program to imm..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-31 09:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, market, trading

These Are the Worst Performing Cryptocurrencies of 2018 ? So Far


"2018 has been a tough year for cryptocurrencies. It all started so promisingly, as January broke with the promise of $3 ripple and, in tron, an altcoin that was up 14,000% in 30 days. Things swiftly w..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-31 07:41
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies

Cambodia?s Crypto Industry Marches Forward Despite Legal Grey Area


"Cambodia?s cryptocurrency sector appears to be marching forward, despite the absence of clear regulatory guidelines pertaining to virtual currencies.  Also Read: PBOC to Strengthen Cryptocurrency Regu..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-31 01:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, report

Bitcoin woes


"Bitcoin is having a terrible 2018. The digital currency has slumped roughly 50% since the start of the year, dropping below $7,000 on Friday morning in Asia. Less than four months ago, it was trading ..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-31 00:51
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, trading

Mailchimp Latest Company to Ban Cryptocurrency Advertising


"Popular email automation company, Mailchimp, has become the latest company to ban promotional materials pertaining to initial coin offerings and cryptocurrencies. The ban is formally acknowledged in t..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-30 19:11
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency

Hacked Cryptocurrency Exchange Youbit Re-Emerges Amid Insurance Controversy


"Cryptocurrency exchange Youbit has reportedly re-emerged after a series of hacks and a bankruptcy filing, amid an insurance claim controversy and civil lawsuits. The exchange continues to operate afte..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-30 10:00
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies, currency, rate, report

Thailand Approves Draft Decree on Crypto


"The Thai cabinet has approved a draft decree to regulate cryptocurrencies and initial coin offerings. The definition of digital assets has been modified from the previous draft but the tax structure r..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-30 08:05
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, report

Newegg Enables Cryptocurrency Payments for Canadian Customers


"On March 28 the popular online electronics merchant Newegg announced its now allowing residents from Canada the ability to pay for goods using cryptocurrencies. Through its partnership with the paymen..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-30 03:16
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency

Email Service MailChimp to Block ICO, Crypto Marketing


"Email distribution company MailChimp will bar marketing campaigns for cryptocurrencies and initial coin offerings next month."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-29 21:32
Taggar: currencies, market

PR: Decentralized Messenger ECHT Tokens Listed on YoBit and Tidex Exchanges


"Dear e-Chat users! Our team has succeeded in negotiations for collaboration with two major cryptocurrency exchanges: YoBit and Tidex . Both sides are sure that our partnership will provide more opport..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-29 19:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, trading

China's Central Bank Eyes Crypto as Possible Yuan Risk


"The People's Bank of China says cryptocurrencies will be a top priority for the agency this year, in an effort to protect the national currency."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-29 14:00
Taggar: bank, currencies, currency

PR: Airline Blockchain Project ALLN Issued US$350 Million


"The most of current cryptocurrencies remain in the development of new technology or concept as mainstream, products and services still stay in the dream-building idea. Most cryptocurrencies are deject..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-29 11:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, point

Bitcoin Mining Training Coming to 30 Cities in India


"An Indian chamber of commerce is launching a bitcoin mining training program in 30 cities across India. The goal is to teach young people about bitcoin, cryptocurrencies, blockchain technology, crypto..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-29 05:59
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, employment

Australian Tax Agency Seeks Public Input Concerning Cryptocurrency Taxes


"The Australian Taxation Office (ATO) has been researching how to formulate regulatory guidelines for taxing cryptocurrencies recently. This week the ATO is seeking input from Australian residents conc..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-29 04:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, report

Five Cryptocurrency Exchanges in Japan Throw in the Towel


"Five cryptocurrency exchanges in Japan are closing after their operators reportedly withdrew their applications with the Japanese financial regulator to operate crypto exchanges. They are in the proce..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-29 00:58
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, financial, rate, report

Survey: Younger Koreans More Likely to Invest in Crypto


"Nearly a quarter of South Koreans in their 20s want to invest in cryptocurrencies, according to a new poll conducted by Bank of Korea."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-28 19:00
Taggar: bank, currencies

Danske Bank Rules Out Crypto Trading But Won't Block Credit Cards


"The biggest bank in Denmark is banning cryptocurrencies from its trading platforms, but will still allow credit card purchases for general customers."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-28 15:00
Taggar: bank, currencies, trading

PR: Credits.Energy ? New Revolutionary Cryptocurrency with Mobile Mining App Aims to Support Renewable Energy and Sustainable Projects


"CRED (CX) is a new state of the art universal cryptocurrency with its own mobile app that is dedicated to supporting renewable energy and solving the pesky issues posed by other cryptocurrencies. Denv..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-28 11:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, investment

South Korean Exchange Paying Users to Report Illegal Crypto Schemes


"The Kakao-backed cryptocurrency exchange Upbit has launched a system to reward users for identifying fraudulent multi-level schemes related to cryptocurrencies. The exchange has already identified and..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-28 08:26
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, report

A G20 Crypto Policy? Let's Hope It's a Pipe Dream


"The world's economic leaders are seeking a globally coordinated policy on cryptocurrencies. This could take a while. But that may be just as well."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-28 05:05
Taggar: currencies

Bank of Korea Poll: 40% of Young Adults Enthusiastic About Cryptocurrency


"The Korean central bank has released the results of its nationwide poll which includes information about cryptocurrency acceptance. Among 25,011 poll participants, 40% of young adults are eager to pos..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-28 04:28
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies, currency

Bitfinex Rejects All Present and Future Venezuelan Cryptocurrencies


"Bitfinex has announced that it will not list or transact Venezuela?s new ?oil-backed cryptocurrency? or any other tokens that the country may issue in the future, citing U.S. sanctions. Meanwhile, the..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-28 01:00
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, investment, oil, report

Germany?s Tourism Board Accepts Bitcoin Payments


"The German National Tourism Board has announced that it accepts cryptocurrencies such as bitcoin for its services. The organization promotes German travel destinations with offices in 32 countries aro..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-27 21:28
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, finance

Bitflyer Increases Bitcoin Adoption with Record Number of Users


"Japanese cryptocurrency exchange Bitflyer reported a 100% increase in the number of its users in just the past four months, as the company continues to grow crypto adoption in Japan by partnering with..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-27 19:00
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, report

Bithumb Launching New Service to Allow Crypto Payments at 6000+ Physical Stores


"One of South Korea’s largest cryptocurrency exchanges, Bithumb, is launching a new service aimed at allowing customers to pay with cryptocurrencies at over 6,000 physical stores nationwide. The..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-27 16:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency

New Bill Aims to Allow Crypto Payments in Russia


"A draft law aiming to protect the rights of owners of cryptocurrencies, while regulating their use for payments, has been introduced in Russia?s parliament. The bill defines terms like ?digital money?..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-27 02:55
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies

Low-value Bitcoin Gift Vouchers Bring More Indians into Crypto


"At times when the Indian crypto community is dealing with increasingly hostile environment, an initiative is bringing new investors on board. Bitcoin gift vouchers are gaining popularity in India?s IT..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-26 21:32
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies

Cryptocurrency Exchanges in Chile Call Out Banks for Denying Them Services


"Two cryptocurrency exchanges from Chile have called on the country?s baking association (Asociación de Bancos e Instituciones Financieras or ABIF) to issue a clear position regarding the new industry..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-26 18:50
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies, currency, report

Waiting Game? Why Coinbase Won't Add New Cryptos Anytime Soon


"Adding new cryptocurrencies is a "top priority" for Coinbase, and it's becoming more clear how the exchange makes decisions about which to support. "

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-26 15:00
Taggar: currencies

Israel Officially Declares Bitcoin Is Not a Security


"Israel Securities Authority (ISA) Committee for the Examination and Regulation of Initial Coin Offerings (ICOs) issued a series of ?recommendations designed to dispel uncertainty and strike a balance..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-26 14:55
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies

Belarus Adopts Crypto Accounting Standard


"Days before legalizing crypto activities, Belarus has adopted a new accounting standard that deals with cryptocurrencies. It classifies digital tokens according to their acquisition and intended use..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-26 09:00
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, share

Forex Brokers Update ? March 25th, 2018


"Yet another week has gone without a new broker being listed on our website. The list of changes to the existing brokers is as follows: RoboForex opened an offic..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-25 21:10
Taggar: brokers, currencies, forex, market, trading

Markets Update: Trader Sentiment Optimistic But Signals Still Unclear


"Cryptocurrency markets are bouncing around in value over the course of the weekend as the entire crypto-market capitalization currently rests at $329 billion USD. BTC/USD markets briefly jumped above..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-25 10:47
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, economy, market

Rubles Can Buy You Petro Maduro Says While Denominating Venezuela?s Currency


"El Petro, the Venezuelan cryptocurrency, can now be purchased with Russian rubles, among other fiat currencies, President Nicolás Maduro announced. Companies from many countries, including the United..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-23 22:35
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, oil

IRS Reminds US Taxpayers to Report Crypto Earnings


"The IRS sent U.S. taxpayers a reminder Friday to pay taxes on any gains made from trading cryptocurrencies over the last year ? including payments."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-23 21:00
Taggar: currencies, trading

OECD Warns Crypto and Blockchain are Challenging Tax Transparency


"The Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) has issued a report to the G20 finance ministers and central bank governors. The report examines the accomplishments and aims of the OE..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-23 15:30
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies, finance, report

20% of University Students Use Financial Aid to Buy Cryptocurrency


"During March 16th through till March 20th of this year, The Student Loan Report teamed with Pollfish to survey 1,000 current university students with related loan debt, asking one question: Have you e..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-23 12:50
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, financial, report

TSX Group Subsidiary to Launch Cryptocurrency Brokerage


"The TMX Group announced Shorcan Digital Currency, a brokerage exclusively for cryptocurrencies on Thursday."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-23 08:00
Taggar: currencies, currency

US Hits Crypto Buying Service Payza With Money Laundering Lawsuit


"The founders of Payza, which allows customers to trade in cryptocurrencies, have been charged with running an unlicensed money transmitting business."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-21 21:50
Taggar: currencies

Waking Dragon? Asia's Token Economy Is Charging Full Speed Ahead


"At the Token 2049 conference in Hong Kong, Asia's vibrant market for cryptocurrencies and ICOs took the spotlight."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-21 14:45
Taggar: currencies, market

PR: Breakthrough Crypto Investment App Coinseed Launches Globally and Announces Its ICO


"Coinseed ICO NYC, USA - New York based fintech startup Coinseed, announced today that its app - which lets users invest their spare change into crypto - has now launched globally. They also announced..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-21 11:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, investment

G20 Calls for Crypto Regulation Recommendations By July


"Argentina's Central Bank chairman, Frederico Sturzenegger, said the G20 members are looking for "specific recommendations" on cryptocurrencies. "

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-20 20:45
Taggar: bank, currencies

Find Real BTC Rewards Roaming 3,000 Levels in New Japanese Mobile Game


"There?s a new Japanese Android and iOS game called Itadaki Dungeon that allows players to earn small micro-bits of BTC while venturing through 3,000 underground levels. The free game is a 2D course fi..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-20 06:55
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency

European Brokerage Adds Cryptocurrency CFDs for 24/7 Trading


"Robomarkets, a brokerage that operates in the European markets, has added access to trading CFDs based on cryptocurrencies for its clients. Some of the most popular cryptocurrencies such as bitcoin, b..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-20 04:35
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, market, mastercard, rate, trading

Tough Tokens: Theranos Fraud Holds Harsh Lessons for Crypto


"While cryptocurrencies aren't companies, the Elizabeth Holmes case serves as a reminder you should ignore the charisma of founders."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-20 03:00
Taggar: currencies

Trump Signs Executive Order Banning Venezuela?s Petro Cryptocurrency


"U.S. president Donald Trump has signed an executive order banning American citizens from using Venezuelan cryptocurrencies. In effect, this means that the petro, recently launched by Venezuelan presid..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-19 20:55
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency

UK Government Announces New Cryptocurrency Research Effort


"The U.K. government will launch new research aimed to explore the potential risks posed by cryptocurrencies, a minister has said."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-19 20:00
Taggar: currencies

PR: Why Artificial Intelligence Is Making Day Trading Obsolete, Research Revealed by OpenBlock


"Research over the last two years have shown that digital currencies have become a source of high marginal returns considering its ample trading opportunity and skyrocketing prices. Consequently, it al..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-19 19:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, day trading, margin, market, trading

US Trade Regulator Launches Blockchain Working Group


"The Federal Trade Commission has formed a working group to examine the ways in which blockchain and cryptocurrencies will affect its missions. "

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-19 17:30
Taggar: currencies

Mastercard ?Very Happy? to Use Cryptocurrencies, Just Not Real Ones


"When you are an entrenched player deep within a certain system, especially one as complex and inflexible as the banking industry, it can be hard to implement changes, even when there is a critical nee..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-19 16:37
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies, mastercard

The Current Crypto-Bear Run Will be Nothing Like 2014


"Since the beginning of the new year, the past three months has seen most cryptocurrencies lose over 60 percent of their values. Bearish markets have started to spark 2014 memories when BTC/USD markets..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-19 15:24
Taggar: bear, bitcoin, currencies, market

G20 Watchdog Says Cryptos Not a Risk, Resists Calls for New Rules


"The Financial Stability Board, G20?s global watchdog, does not consider cryptocurrencies a risk to financial stability. In a letter to the Group of 20 central bankers and finance ministers, its Chair..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-19 14:28
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies, finance, financial

Twitter Will Ban Cryptocurrency Ads in Two Weeks, Says Report


"Following in the footsteps of Facebook and Google, Twitter is reportedly planning a ban on advertisements related to cryptocurrencies."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-19 12:00
Taggar: currencies, report

PR: ZeroEdge.Bet Casino Opens New Office in London


"ZeroEdge.Bet, a start-up that is building a blockchain based online casino network, is expanding its reach and will be opening brand new offices in London. The move was prompted by unprecedented growt..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-19 11:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, market

Coincheck Drops Anonymous Monero, Dash, Zcash


"Coincheck, the Japanese exchange that lost ~$550 million worth of NEM to hackers, will stop dealing with Monero, Dash and Zcash. The trading platform has recognized the risk posed by these cryptocurre..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-19 10:01
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, trading

Secretive High-Tech Wall Street Trading Firm is Now Trading Bitcoin


"This week Jane Street Capital a global proprietary trading firm has announced it has been trading BTC these days. Often referred to as one of Wall Street?s most secretive investment companies, Jane St..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-19 05:55
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, investment, trading

Carney On Eve of G20: Cryptos Don't Pose Risks to Financial Stability


"A group of central bank regulators and government ministers said Sunday that cryptocurrencies don't pose a risk to global financial stability."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-19 05:00
Taggar: bank, currencies, financial

US State Exempts Cryptocurrencies From Property Taxes


"While some governments around the world, both local and national, are taking steps to try and limit the spread of the use of cryptocurrencies, many others are trying to ensure their citizens are free..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-19 02:00
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, spread

Venezuela Recruiting Citizens to Mine Cryptocurrencies


"Venezuela is calling for its citizens to build cryptocurrency mining farms throughout the country. The government has set up a crypto mining program which president Nicolas Maduro hopes will attract a..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-18 16:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency

PR: Bank4YOU Announces Receiving Byteball Payments


"Bank4YOU keeps a hand on the pulse of the blockbuster market. A young currency Byteball has been added to the existing list of accepted fiat and cryptocurrencies. Top-management places great hopes on..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-18 11:30
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies, currency, market

US Court Shuts Down Promoters of Three Deceptive Crypto Schemes


"A U.S. federal court has placed a restraining order on and frozen the assets of four alleged promoters of deceptive schemes involving cryptocurrencies at the request of the country?s Federal Trade Com..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-17 19:00
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies

Thailand to Pass Two New Cryptocurrency Laws


"Thai regulators have reportedly agreed to enact two separate laws on cryptocurrencies and initial coin offerings. They will regulate crypto businesses, the purchase and sale of cryptocurrencies, as we..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-17 15:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, finance, rate, report

US Economic Report Dedicates a Whole Chapter on Cryptocurrencies


"The ?2018 Economic Report for the President? has recently been published with a whole chapter dedicated to cryptocurrencies like bitcoin, ethereum, and the future of blockchain regulation. Also Read:..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-17 09:25
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, financial, market, report

Post-Cable Network Cheddar Launches TV Show ?Crypto Craze?


"On March 15 the post-cable network Cheddar announced it will be broadcasting a thirty-minute show about cryptocurrencies called ‘Crypto Craze.’ The show will explore investment strategies..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-17 04:55
Taggar: bitcoin, cable, currencies, investment, rate

Korean Regulator Warns Kakao?s ICO Abroad Could Violate Crypto Regulations


"Responding to media reports that South Korean internet giant Kakao plans to raise funds using an initial coin offering (ICO) abroad, the country’s financial regulator reportedly warned that the..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-16 23:20
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, financial, report

France Warns of 15 Unauthorized Cryptocurrency Investment Platforms


"The French financial regulator has issued a warning and published a list of 15 unauthorized cryptocurrency exchange and investment platforms. These companies keep marketing to the French public despit..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-16 19:55
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, financial, investment, market

Crypto Featured for First Time in Congressional Report


"Congress' 2018 Joint Economic Report includes a chapter on cryptocurrencies and blockchain technology, advocating for wider understanding of the tech."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-16 17:00
Taggar: currencies, report

VEN, BNB, NEM: Bitcoin Slumps As Other Cryptos Post Gains


"Lesser-known cryptocurrencies like Binance Coin and VeChain managed to score gains this week, despite the broader market sell-off."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-16 16:35
Taggar: currencies, market

Abra Mobile App Adds 20 New Cryptocurrencies and ?Stablecoin? Technology


"The peer-to-peer mobile payment service, Abra announced the integration of 20 new cryptocurrencies and 50 fiat currencies into the firm?s app with real-time exchange features. Today the company is rol..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-16 08:35
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies

Crypto Escapes Scrutiny at China?s Annual Consumer Protection Event


"Cryptocurrencies were not brought under scrutiny at China's annual consumer protection event as rumored before. "

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-16 08:01
Taggar: currencies

Crypto Escapes Scrutiny at China's Annual Consumer Protection TV Show


"Cryptocurrencies were not brought up for criticism at an annual Chinese consumer protection event, despite rumors to the effect."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-16 08:01
Taggar: currencies

The Crown Prince of Liechtenstein Wants to Invest in Crypto


"The Crown Prince of Liechtenstein says his family might invest in cryptocurrencies and that he sees a future for the blockchain."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-16 02:50
Taggar: currencies

Crypto Influencers Is a Who?s Who of Crypto Twitter


"ICOs seeking public figures to shill their project now have a purpose-built list they can consult. Crypto Influencers grants them an insight into who carries clout in the cryptoverse, along with anyon..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-15 18:55
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies

Abra Adds 18 New Cryptos for Mobile Investing


"Mobile wallet startup Abra has today announced it is expanding the number of cryptocurrencies it supports to 20 from just two currently."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-15 17:30
Taggar: currencies

Taiwan Central Bank Chief Cautious on Central Bank Crypto


"The new governor of Taiwan's central bank has said speculation has taken over from cryptocurrencies' original role as a payments tool."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-15 13:15
Taggar: bank, currencies

Thursday March 15: Five things the markets are talking about


"Euro stocks are better bid despite an uncertain Asian session as the market assesses the implications of the latest personnel changes at the White House. In currencies, the NOK (?9.4980) rallies +0.7%..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-15 12:40
Taggar: bank, currencies, market, rate

Financial Professionals Bet On Rising Cryptos, UK Report


"New survey among financial professionals in Britain shows that more than half of those who have invested in cryptocurrencies, plan to buy more coins this year. Despite recent market volatility, only 8..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-15 07:05
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, financial, market, report

Soft, Hard or Velvet? New Fork Promises Crypto Upgrades Without Controversy


"You've probably heard of "forks," a way of making changes to cryptocurrencies. Now researchers are realizing there's a new kind."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-15 07:00
Taggar: currencies

Florida State Citrus Employee Arrested for Mining Cryptocurrencies


"This week a government employee working for Florida’s Department of Citrus (FDoC) was arrested for purported cryptocurrency mining using the department?s computers. According to the Florida Depa..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-15 04:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency

Congressional Hearings: We Must Distinguish Digital Commodities From ICOs


"On March 14, 2018, the House Financial Committee held a hearing entitled ?Examining the Cryptocurrencies and ICO Markets.? This was the first hearing in which members of the U.S. Congress, specific..."

G20 Reveals Names and Dates for Next Week's Crypto Talks


"Cryptocurrencies are "an important item" on the agenda for next week's G20 summit, documents show."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-15 00:00
Taggar: currencies

Australia Warns of Fake 'Tax Collectors' Demanding Bitcoin


"The Australian Taxation Office issued a warning Monday alerting residents not to send cryptocurrencies to scammers claiming to be tax collectors."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-14 23:45
Taggar: currencies

Op Ed: FinCEN Policy Positions Offer Murky Guidance for ICOs


"The Financial Crimes Enforcement Network (FinCEN) appears to be taking steps to eliminate some of the ambiguity surrounding the status of ICOs as money services businesses (MSBs). On March 6, 2018..."

Blog: Bitcoin Magazine
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-14 18:29
Taggar: analysis, bank, bitcoin, currencies, currency, financial, investment, point, rate, report, share

Big Sister Watching: IMF?s Lagarde Warns of Crypto?s Dark Side


"International Monetary Fund (IMF) Managing Director Christine Lagarde released a blog post Tuesday, March 13, Addressing the Dark Side of the Crypto World. In it, she argues increasing fascination wit..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-14 15:51
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies

Thailand's Cabinet Moves to Regulate and Tax Cryptocurrencies


"The Thai Cabinet has provisionally passed two royal decree drafts aimed at regulating cryptocurrencies, a report states."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-14 14:00
Taggar: currencies, report

Playboy TV to Accept Crypto Payments for Adult Content


"Playboy TV is launching a new payment option that will allow customers to access its exclusive content using cryptocurrencies."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-14 13:00
Taggar: currencies

Philippines Lawmaker Seeks Tougher Penalties for Crypto Crimes


"A senator in the Philippines is hoping to usher in harsher penalties for crimes that involve cryptocurrencies."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-14 12:10
Taggar: currencies

Following Facebook ? Google Bans Crypto Ads: No Currencies, ICOs, Exchanges, Wallets, Advice


"The largest search engine on the planet, Google, announced formally it will restrict advertisement of ?Cryptocurrencies and related content (including but not limited to initial coin offerings, crypto..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-14 11:55
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, currency trading, trading

Japan to Call for Crypto Rules at the G20 Summit


"Japanese representatives will push for the adoption of global rules on cryptocurrencies at the upcoming G20 meeting in Argentina. Next week, the summit will gather finance ministers and central banker..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-14 08:00
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies, finance

New York Legislator Proposes BitLicense Alternative for Cryptocurrency Users


"New York State Assembly legislator Ron Kim (D-40) has unveiled a bill that intends to protect cryptocurrency investors and ease the bureaucratic burden on crypto-related businesses. It?s the first..."

IMF's Lagarde: Track Cryptos with Blockchain to 'Fight Fire with Fire'


"IMF head Christine Lagarde has argued that regulators could use blockchain technology itself to regulate cryptocurrencies"

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-13 18:00
Taggar: currencies

Cryptocurrency Mining at Home Heats Up With Eco-Friendly Miner


"Proof of Work (PoW) mining operations, like Bitcoin and Ethereum, use a tremendous amount of energy and generate a tremendous amount of waste heat. Qarnot is one of a number of growing companies th..."

Blog: Bitcoin Magazine
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-13 15:33
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, profit, rate

Thai Bank Extending Ripple Remittances to Euro and Pound


"Thailand's Siam Commercial Bank is adding two new currencies to its Ripple-based blockchain remittance platform."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-13 13:30
Taggar: bank, currencies

G20 to Discuss Crptocurrencies Next Week


"Japan will urge its G20 counterparts at a meeting next week to beef up efforts to prevent cryptocurrencies from being used for money laundering, a government official with direct knowledge of the matt..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-13 11:23
Taggar: bank, currencies, finance

CFTC Moves to Cement Authority Over Crypto Fraud Cases


"The CFTC cited a U.S. district judge's recent ruling that cryptocurrencies are commodities to show standing in a separate fraud case it is pursuing."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-13 03:30
Taggar: currencies, rate

ICOs Go to Washington: What to Expect When Congress Talks Crypto


"The U.S. House's Capital Markets, Securities and Investment subcommittee will explore cryptocurrencies and ICO markets in a hearing on Wednesday. "

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-13 00:00
Taggar: currencies, investment, market

Venezuela's Petro Will Harm 'Legitimate' Cryptocurrencies, Says Brookings


"The Brookings Institute warns that the petro will undermine both international economic sanctions and truly decentralized cryptocurrencies. "

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-12 20:15
Taggar: currencies

Dutch Finance Minister Advises Government on Cryptocurrency


"In a six-page letter to the Dutch senate and house, Finance Minister Wopke Hoekstra has outlined his concerns over the rapid and dramatic growth in cryptocurrencies.Hoekstra emphasized that there h..."

Blog: Bitcoin Magazine
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-12 20:07
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, finance, financial, market, point, rate

Dutch Finance Minister Advocates Changes to European Crypto Laws


"Wopke Hoekstra, the Dutch finance minister, has issued a letter to Holland?s parliament describing the current regulatory framework pertaining to cryptocurrencies as ?insufficiently equipped.? The min..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-12 19:55
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies, currency, finance, investment

Markets Update: Crypto Assets Spike But Traders Are Skeptical


"Most of the top crypto assets are seeing gains today as many cryptocurrencies suffered losses over the past week. BTC/USD markets reached a weighted average of $9,892 across global exchanges during th..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-12 19:01
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, market, trading

China?s PBOC Governor Speaks Against Speculative Cryptocurrencies


"This week the People?s Bank of China (PBOC) governor, Zhou Xiaochuan, spoke about both public and privately issued cryptocurrencies. Zhou details that the central bank dislikes ?speculative cryptocurr..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-12 05:55
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies, currency

Former Thai Finance Minister Calls for Crypto Regulation


"A former Thai official is calling for brining proper regulation on all cryptocurrencies and initial coin offerings in the country. "

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-12 05:15
Taggar: currencies

Adding Bitcoin Cash and Litecoin Is Main Goal of 2018 for Gemini Exchange


"Bitcoin cash and litecoin futures might be coming to Cboe as soon as this year. The Gemini exchange, which supplies the data feed for the trading venues’ recently launched bitcoin futures, has a..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-11 21:55
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, market, trading

Anecdotal Reports Suggest Google is Cracking Down on ICO Advertising


"According to the anecdotal reports of several companies operating in the initial coin offering (ICO) industry, Google is taking steps to restrict the visibility of ICO advertising on its platforms. Th..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-11 12:50
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, report

PR: Zero Edge ? How Blockchain Can Solve Problems for Online Gambling Sites?


"What are Blockchain Casinos and How Do They Work? Blockchain casinos are becoming increasingly popular on the internet and, if you?ve just discovered the term, here?s a quick crash course in what bloc..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-11 11:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies

Thailand Dodges Extreme Cryptocurrency Regulations


"The Thai Deputy Prime Minister has mandated that the law on cryptocurrencies and initial coin offerings be finalized within a month. The regulators have met and agreed that there is no need to invoke..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-11 04:00
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency

Belgium Warns of 19 Cryptocurrency Trading Platforms Showing Signs of Fraud


"The Belgian financial authority has published a list of 19 cryptocurrency trading platforms that it had received complaints about. The regulator says these platforms show signs of fraud. Also read: Ja..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-10 22:00
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, currency trading, financial, market, trading

Report Shows Egypt is Covertly Mining Cryptocurrency on Citizens? Computers


"The Egyptian government has been called out in a new report that suggests they are not only spying on and censoring their citizens’ internet but also using them to mine cryptocurrency.  Also rea..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-10 18:25
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, report

Week in Review: ?Defining? Moments in Cryptocurrencies


"While Japan has been cracking down more on cryptocurrency exchanges recently, we see the state of Wyoming opening things up to make the state more attractive to the technology. At the same time, th..."

Blog: Bitcoin Magazine
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-10 16:01
Taggar: announcement, bank, bitcoin, currencies, currency, financial, investment, market, rate, spread

The ?Crypto-Heater? Mines Digital Currency While Heating Your Home


"A French company named Qarnot has released a new home heater called the ?Crypto-Heater or QC-1? that heats a room in your home while mining cryptocurrencies. The startup says with the two graphics car..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-09 23:35
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency

Singlepoint Launches Bitcoin Payment Solution for Cannabis Industry


"Singlepoint has launched a bitcoin payment solution for the cannabis industry. The company also plans to launch a cryptocurrency exchange in the upcoming months as well as a crypto wallet which will b..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-09 20:55
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, point

Tennessee Is Closer to Barring Retirement Funds from Crypto Investments


"The Tennessee Senate Ways and Means Committee has voted to advance a bill banning public retirement trusts from investing in cryptocurrencies."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-09 20:00
Taggar: currencies

Coincheck to Start Compensating Hack Victims and Resume Operations Next Week


"Hacked Japanese exchange Coincheck is getting ready to start compensating its customers next week as it plans to resume operations. The exchange has been slapped with two business improvement orders s..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-09 19:25
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, financial, trading

PR: New Cryptocurrency Exchange Market ? CoinDeal.com


"Finally! You can trade on the new cryptocurrency exchange market. Here comes the solution for all the problems that other markets have had recently. In a nutshell: quick Support 24/7 transparent platf..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-09 12:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, market

Poll Suggests Young Romanians Want to Pay with Crypto


"More than half of Romanians living in cities know about cryptos, and 60 percent of people under 40 believe they are the future of payments. Half of young people want to pay with digital coins, accordi..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-09 05:05
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies

Regulatory Loophole Helps Startups in India Accept Bitcoin Without Breaking the Law


"Some businesses in India believe that they have found a loophole in the finance minister’s speech that sought to clamp down on the use of cryptocurrencies. While this loophole may allow startups..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-09 02:55
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, finance

US Congress to Discuss ICOs in Hearing Next Week


"A subcommittee of the House of Representatives Financial Services Committee is set to hold a hearing next week on cryptocurrencies and ICOs."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-08 23:36
Taggar: currencies, financial

Japan Punishes Seven Cryptocurrency Exchanges, Suspending Two


"The Japanese financial regulator has punished seven cryptocurrency exchanges in the country, suspending the operation of two of them. ?The agency fears another Coincheck-style hack,? it stated after r..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-08 21:59
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, financial

Markets Update: Crypto Values Drop to Lower Vantage Points


"The price of cryptocurrencies across all markets has been dropping in value quite a bit over the past 48 hours. BTC/USD markets started tumbling on March 5, after the price reached a high of $11,650 d..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-08 19:56
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, market, point, trading

Chinese Internet Regulators Block Cryptocurrency Exchanges on Social Media


"Despite all its previous efforts to prevent the people it rules from engaging in the online trading of cryptocurrencies, the Chinese government is taking further action to deter the practice. Accordin..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-08 18:35
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, report, trading

PR: Auctus Releases the First Blockchain Based Retirement Planning Platform


"Auctus, the world?s first platform for smart contract-powered retirement plans, which allows you to create customized retirement focused portfolios, consisting of traditional assets and cryptocurrenci..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-08 12:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, market

Ex-Trump Chief Strategist Bannon: Cryptocurrencies Make Central Banks Redundant


"Bitcoin has always been considered by its staunch supporters a tool to bring about personal financial freedom from government control and censorship as well as taxation via inflation. As such, most po..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-08 00:36
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies, currency, financial, inflation, rate

Venezuela Picks FX Platform to Auction Petro ?Oil-Backed Cryptocurrency?


"Venezuela has chosen a platform on which to auction its ?oil-backed cryptocurrency?, the petro. While the country’s National Assembly has repeatedly declared this new currency illegal, the Venez..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-07 23:25
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, foreign exchange, oil

Domains Running Cryptocurrency Mining Scripts Surge 725 Percent


"The number of domains with cryptocurrency mining scripts installed has skyrocketed 725 percent in four months, according to a security firm?s research. Approximately 2.7 million users were attacked by..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-07 22:03
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, dollar

Retirement Custodian Bitira Offers Insured Multi-Cryptocurrency IRAs


"The cryptocurrency retirement account firm Bitira has announced the launch of two new features added to its business model, which includes fully-insured cold storage accounts and a variety of new cryp..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-07 19:35
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency

Mt Gox Trustee Sells $400 Million in Bitcoin and Bitcoin Cash


"Mt Gox's bankruptcy trustee has sold $400 million worth of cryptocurrencies in the past few months. "

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-07 18:30
Taggar: bank, currencies

One in Three Cryptocurrencies Is Currently Unspendable


"Cryptocurrencies are speculative instruments, their price predicated upon future prospects rather than current reality. As a consequence, many of them don?t qualify as outright currencies ? at least n..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-07 15:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies

Equities Drop, Bonds and Yen Gain on Trade War Fears


"Wednesday February 7: Five things the markets are talking about The fear of heightened protectionism continues to have a massive impact on capital markets. President Trump’s former economic advi..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-07 14:01
Taggar: currencies, market

Cryptos Are Commodities, Rules US Judge In CFTC Case


"A U.S. district judge has backed the U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission in defining cryptocurrencies as commodities."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-07 12:40
Taggar: currencies, trading

More Belarusians Search ?Crypto?, Question ?Legalization?


"Interest towards cryptocurrencies in Belarus has increased significantly in the past year. Topics related to bitcoin, mining, and blockchain have been popularized by media. Belarusians are searching f..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-07 02:00
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies

Bitcoin and Cryptocurrencies Are Commodities, Federal Court Rules


"Courts, financial regulators, legislators and governments around the world are struggling to fit bitcoin into their existing frameworks. Different legal definitions for the disruptive innovation that..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-07 01:26
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, financial

Grayscale Launches Crypto Investment Trusts for BCH, ETH, XRP, and LTC


"Grayscale Investments has announced the launch of four new single-asset cryptocurrency investment trusts for bitcoin cash, ether, litecoin, and ripple. The company already manages three other single-a..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-06 23:54
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, investment

Russia Drafts Law to Criminalize the Use of Cryptocurrencies as Money


"The Russian Ministry of Finance is drafting a law to criminalize the use of cryptocurrencies as money substitutes. The Bank of Russia and the finance ministry have previously opposed the use of crypto..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-06 23:00
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies, currency, finance

South Korean Travel Site with Over 50,000 Hotels to Accept 12 Cryptocurrencies


"A South Korean travel website with over 50,000 hotels and other types of accommodation facilities will begin accepting 12 cryptocurrencies, thanks to a partnership between its operator and Bithumb, a..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-06 16:00
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency

Korean Government Officials De Facto Banned from Holding and Trading Crypto


"The South Korean government has reportedly de facto banned all government officials from holding and trading cryptocurrencies. Even if their crypto activities are not related to their jobs, public off..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-06 07:25
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, report, trading

PR: Paytomat Will Run a Token Sale to Bring Cryptocurrencies to Your Next Door Cafe and Grocery Store


"Paytomat Will Run a Token Sale to Bring Cryptocurrencies to Your Next Door Cafe and Grocery Store Having successfully integrated with over a hundred of point-of-sales in Ukraine, Paytomat will be hold..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-05 20:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, point, rate

New Malaysian Cryptocurrency Regulation Come Into Effect


"Last week, Malaysia?s new Anti-Money Laundering and Counter Financing of Terrorism (AML/CFT) policy guidelines specifically addressing cryptocurrencies came into effect. The new regulations compel Mal..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-05 05:35
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, market, trading

PayPal Is Seeking Faster Crypto Payments Tech


"A patent application by PayPal proposes launching instantaneous transactions by transferring private keys rather than cryptocurrencies."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-05 05:35
Taggar: currencies, paypal

Liechtenstein Bank Offers Account Holders Direct Crypto Investments


"This week the private bank headquartered in the Principality of Liechtenstein, Bank Frick, announced its customers will now have the ability to directly invest in cryptocurrencies. According to the fi..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-03 15:36
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies, financial, investment

New ?Hack-Proof? Security-Centric Phone Features Built-In Bitcoin Wallet


"Mobile cybersecurity firm Sikur has unveiled ?the first fully encrypted, hack-proof smartphone that can safely store cryptocurrencies.? The phone?s hardware and software were built from the ground up..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-03 09:00
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies

16 Government-Approved Crypto Exchanges Forming Self-Regulatory Body in Japan


"16 cryptocurrency exchanges that have been approved by the Japanese government are teaming up to form a self-regulatory group, following the hack of one of the country’s most popular exchanges..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-03 05:25
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, market

1200 Australian New Agencies Are Selling Fractions of Crypto


"Cryptocurrency enthusiasts from Australia now have the ability to purchase the digital assets bitcoin core (BTC) and ethereum (ETH) via regional 1,200 news agencies. Newsagents are using the idea to h..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-03 02:55
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency

ATM Giant Cardtronics Cites Crypto As Business Risk


"ATM provider Cardtronics noted in its most recent 10-K filing that cryptocurrencies could have an impact on its business. "

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-02 19:00
Taggar: currencies

Liechtenstein Bank Opens Up Cryptocurrency Investment for Clients


"A Liechtenstein bank has become one of the first in the world that allows clients to directly invest in cryptocurrencies."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-02 18:00
Taggar: bank, currencies

Mexican Lawmakers Pass Cryptocurrency Regulation Bill


"Mexico is now just one step away from passing a law that will regulate fintech including cryptocurrencies in the country. "

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-02 14:00
Taggar: currencies

Aussie Crypto Traders Expect Tax Crackdown Ahead of New Regulations


"With Australia set to introduce new legislation that will empower authorities to monitor and regulate the activities of cryptocurrency traders, many analysts are anticipating that the country?s bitcoi..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-02 13:58
Taggar: aussie, bitcoin, currencies, currency, currency trade

China?s Police Force Reveals Offshore Exchange Surveillance


"According to regional reports, China?s police agency is allegedly monitoring cryptocurrency exchanges based outside of the country. An informant details that China’s Public Information Network S..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-02 12:55
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, report, trading

Report: Louisiana Officials Probe Staffers for Mining Bitcoin At Work


"Louisiana's attorney general is reportedly investigating a group of former staffers for using official resources to mine cryptocurrencies."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-02 05:00
Taggar: currencies, report

Data Company Tracks Crypto-Adoption Using Social Media


"Just recently the audience intelligence company, Pulsar, published a report examining the mainstream adoption of cryptocurrencies. Rather than measure interest using prices, trade volume, and market c..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-02 01:55
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, market, report

EU Losing Patiencen ? Urges Global Crypto Regulation


"Commissioner for Financial Stability, Financial Services and Capital Markets Union, Valdis Dombrovskis of the European Union (EU), is urging a broader regulatory regime upon cryptocurrencies, and is t..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-02 00:57
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, financial, market

Ukraine?s Financial Watchdog Clarifies Stance on Cryptos


"The State Financial Monitoring Service of Ukraine has published its official position on crypto matters. While offering some borrowed definitions of terms like virtual currency and mining, the agency..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-01 19:33
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, financial

Court Will Not Seize Crypto as Debt Payment from Bankrupt Citizen in Russia


"The Moscow bankruptcy court has ruled that cryptocurrencies of a bankrupt debtor will not be seized to pay his creditors. The trustee for the case has failed to convince the judge to include the debto..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-01 14:30
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies

Court Strikes Down Ban on 40 Bitcoin Sites in Russia


"Saint Petersburg City Court has struck down a ban on 40 bitcoin related websites offering information about cryptocurrencies and exchange services in Russia. The ban was imposed by a district court in..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-01 12:55
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, spread

Japanese Electricity Company Uses Excess Solar Power for Crypto Mining


"Japan?s Kumamoto-Energy, a local power producer and supplier from Kumamoto City, has revealed that it recently began using solar power for mining cryptocurrencies. This is another example of how, cont..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-01 06:52
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency

Lawyers Discuss Challenges Posed by Cryptocurrencies During Divorce


"Several lawyers have discussed some of the challenges that arise from cryptocurrency ownership during divorce. The anonymous nature of cryptocurrencies creates the possibility for spouses to accumulat..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-28 20:02
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies, currency, gold

Lithuanian Banking Group Warns Over Crypto Investments


"A self-governing banking association in Lithuania just issued a warning to residents regarding the risks of investing in cryptocurrencies."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-28 19:00
Taggar: bank, currencies

JPMorgan Says It May Have to 'Adapt' to Counter Crypto Adoption


"JPMorgan Chase has become the third major banking institution to list cryptocurrencies as a possible risk factor for its business. "

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-28 18:00
Taggar: bank, currencies

New ?Sovereign? Cryptocurrency Will Be Legal Tender in the Marshall Islands


"The Republic of the Marshall Islands (RMI), an island country located near the equator in the Pacific Ocean with a population of about 50,000, is poised to become the first sovereign nation to issu..."

Blog: Bitcoin Magazine
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-28 17:14
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies, currency, dollar, market, oil, point, rate

CFTC Gives Green Light for Employees to Trade in Cryptocurrencies


"The U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission has given its staff permission to invest in cryptocurrencies, according to a report."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-28 16:55
Taggar: currencies, report, trading

What is Circle X? Crypto Exchange Will Be More Than Coinbase Challenger


"Circle's big plans for crypto exchange Poloniex after acquisition include bringing cryptocurrencies and tokens of all kinds under one roof."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-28 11:00
Taggar: currencies

Europol: Hardcore Criminals Are Shifting From Bitcoin to Monero, Zcash and Dash


"A multitude of representatives of law enforcement agencies from around the world have talked about the use of bitcoin by criminal elements, sometimes revealing ignorance about cryptocurrencies in the..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-28 06:00
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies

35 Countries, EU and FATF Agree to Revise Global Cryptocurrency Standards


"Thirty-five countries and the European Commission have asked the Financial Action Task Force (FATF), responsible for setting global anti-money laundering (AML) policies, to revise its standards relati..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-28 03:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, finance, financial

Goldman Sachs Exec: Central Bank Cryptos Could Be 'Incredibly Useful'


"A Goldman Sachs exec believes that cryptocurrencies ? at least those that might one day be created by central banks ? could be "incredibly useful.""

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-27 23:00
Taggar: bank, currencies, gold

Op Ed: Why Millennials Migrate to Blockchain Technology and Cryptocurrency in Droves


"Millennials welcome new industry dynamics, but they have their own motivations for supporting the ascendancy of open-source, decentralized blockchains, many of which are unique to trends common for..."

Cryptomining Malware Fuels Most Remote Code Execution Attacks: Study


"Malware attacks continue to garner a great deal of attention in the tech world. Short for ?malicious software,? its intent is to damage or disable computers and computer systems.Now researchers fro..."

Blog: Bitcoin Magazine
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-27 18:59
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, leverage, profit, rate

Justice Dept Looks to Develop ?Cryptocurrency Strategy?


"Over the past few months, the U.S. government and its special agencies have been ramping up their efforts to try to regulate bitcoin and digital currencies. This week the Justice Department?s Deputy A..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-27 18:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, financial, rate

Another Thai Bank Shuts Down Accounts of Local Crypto Exchange


"Another major Thai bank is reportedly terminating transactions involving cryptocurrencies through the bank accounts of a local crypto exchange. This decision follows a similar move by another major Th..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-27 16:55
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies, report

Chinese Entrepreneur Warns Against Mining and ICO Bans


"Angel investor and Founder of Chinese app Meitu, Cai Wensheng, has published criticisms of the central government?s expanding regulatory crackdown on cryptocurrencies via Wechat. Mr. Wensheng warns th..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-27 14:53
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency

PR: CryptoWorld LLC Announces Wall Street and the Internet of Money Conference.


"Over 30 of the world?s leading blockchain, cryptocurrency and investment experts to speak on a variety of important topics, including regulation, crypto based products, capital raising and valuation a..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-27 12:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, investment, market, trading

BlackRock Cautions Crypto Investors: 'Complete Losses' Possible


"Investment management company BlackRock says it sees a more expansive role for cryptocurrencies and blockchain in the future. "

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-27 09:00
Taggar: currencies, investment

Sixth Grader Writes a 57-Page Book About Bitcoin


"An 11-year old named Andrew Courey from Massachusetts just published a book on bitcoin so the younger generation can grasp this emerging technology that?s been sweeping the globe. The sixth-grader con..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-27 02:01
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency

Trump Administration Working on 'Comprehensive Strategy' for Crypto


"A senior U.S. official said Tuesday that the government is looking into creating a "comprehensive strategy" around cryptocurrencies."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-27 00:15
Taggar: currencies, rate

Circle Leaps Into Exchange Business With Poloniex Acquisition


"Circle, a mobile payment app company backed by Goldman Sachs, has announced it is buying U.S.-regulated cryptocurrency exchange Poloniex Inc. ? a move that will transform Boston-based Circle into o..."

EU Official Floats New Rules for Crypto Assets


"EC vice president Valdis Dombrovskis recommended warning consumers looking into how regulations apply to cryptocurrencies after a roundtable."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-26 21:00
Taggar: currencies

Op Ed: What Do We Mean When We Talk About the "Blockchain Ecosystem??


"Ethereum has just announced its Ethereum Community Fund (ECF) grant program, an initiative launched by a collection of major players in the Ethereum world that is designed to accelerate the develop..."

European Commission Urges Nations to Embrace Blockchain Tech but Address Risks


"Following remarks made by Valdis Dombrovskis, vice president of the European Commission (EC), after a roundtable on cryptocurrencies, it appears that the European Union (EU) is prepared to take ste..."

Blog: Bitcoin Magazine
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-26 19:36
Taggar: announcement, bitcoin, currencies, currency, financial, investment, market, point

Chinese E-Commerce Giant JD.com Launches Blockchain Accelerator


"Chinese e-commerce company JD.com, a member of the Fortune Global 500 headquartered in Beijing, is launching AI Catapult Accelerator (AICA), an accelerator program designed to unlock the transforma..."

Blog: Bitcoin Magazine
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-26 19:27
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies, currency, market, rate

Goldman Sachs Latest Bank to Label Crypto A Business Risk


"Investment banking giant Goldman Sachs has cited its connection to cryptocurrencies and blockchain as a potential business risk, public records show."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-26 19:00
Taggar: bank, currencies, gold, investment

Weaker Dollar This Monday


"The U.S. and Canadian dollars fell overnight by 0.5% against the yuan, kiwi, and sterling, 0.3% relative to the euro and Australian dollar, 0.2% versus the Swiss franc and 0.1% vis-a-vis the yen. The..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-26 15:22
Taggar: currencies, dollar, kiwi, market

Global AML Watchdog to Step Up Crypto Money Laundering Scrutiny


"The international Financial Action Task Force has said it will step up its efforts in monitoring the use of cryptocurrencies in money laundering."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-26 15:00
Taggar: currencies, financial

Poll: Bitcoin More Popular With Czechs than the Euro


"Czechs are more inclined to store value in cryptos than in euros, according to a new poll gauging attitudes toward currencies other than the koruna. When asked about their intentions to acquire foreig..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-26 09:10
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, dollar

Thai Bank Terminates Account of Local Cryptocurrency Exchange


"A major bank in Thailand has reportedly terminated the bank account of a local cryptocurrency exchange, following an announcement by the central bank prohibiting financial institutions from five crypt..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-25 21:30
Taggar: announcement, bank, bitcoin, currencies, currency, financial, report

Venezuelan Government Opens School to Teach Citizens About Cryptocurrencies


"The Venezuelan government has opened a school in the capital city to teach its citizens how to buy, sell, and mine cryptocurrencies, including courses on the nation’s oil-backed currency, the pe..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-25 19:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, oil

Some Major Canadian Banks Still Allow Cryptocurrency Credit Card Transactions


"While TD Bank has revised its policies and stopped allowing customers to purchase cryptocurrencies using its credit cards, some major banks in Canada still allow crypto credit card transactions, the b..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-25 17:35
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies, currency, report

Bank of America Acknowledges the Threat Posed by Cryptocurrency


"For all the inroads that bitcoin has made on the current financial system, it has yet to threaten their ascendancy. The CEOs of Paypal, Visa, and other legacy payment systems may have been monitoring..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-25 08:32
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies, currency, financial, paypal, report, visa

A New Sheriff in Town


"A New Sheriff in Town The markets are increasingly challenging to define as storylines shift from ECB and BoJ policy normalisation to the problematic US twin deficits and inflation. However, the dolla..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-25 01:19
Taggar: currencies, dollar, inflation, market, point

OANDA Weekly Podcast With Jazz FM


"Senior Market Analyst Craig Erlam and Jazz FM’s Jonny Hart discuss the week’s notable events in financial markets including a new first for cryptocurrencies and three major central banks p..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-24 22:22
Taggar: bank, currencies, dollar, financial, inflation, loonie, market, rate

Bitcoin Is Finding Its Way into High Schools


"Over the past few years, colleges and universities all over the world have been creating courses revolving around cryptocurrencies and blockchain technology. Now the subject is slowly infecting the ha..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-24 11:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, finance

Austria Wants to Regulate Bitcoin like Gold and Derivatives


"Austria Finance Minister Hartwig Löger is urging both his country and the broader European Union to treat cryptocurrencies such as bitcoin in a regulatory fashion as they do now with regard to gold an..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-24 06:55
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, finance, gold

Week in Review for February 23, 2018: Sidechains, Stings and Venezuela


"In the past week, news from Venezuela was at the forefront, where crypto mining is way up due to cheap electricity. But their stab at launching their own crypto, the Petro, is not looking like a gr..."

Blog: Bitcoin Magazine
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-24 01:05
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, inflation, manufacture, oil, point, profit, rate

Finance Ministry Employees Caught Mining Cryptos in Kazakhstan


"The Ministry of Finance in Kazakhstan has announced measures to improve security and oversight in its IT department after catching four employees mining cryptocurrencies on its servers. Joking that th..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-23 23:55
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies, finance

Bank of America Now Considers Crypto a Business Risk


"The bank warns its investors that cryptocurrencies could hamper its ability to comply with anti-money-laundering regulations, among other dangers. "

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-23 22:05
Taggar: bank, currencies

Turkish Minister Proposes National Cryptocurrency


"The deputy chair of Turkey?s Nationalist Movement Party (MHP), Ahmet Kenan Tanrikulu, has written a 22-page report seeking to highlight the regulatory vacuum that presently exists in Turkey pertaining..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-23 18:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, report

Nano Goes Giga in Down Week for Crypto Prices


"The majority of the top 25 cryptocurrencies are reporting losses on a weekly basis, but the nano token has bucked the trend. "

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-23 16:00
Taggar: currencies, report

Centralized Cryptoruble Not Possible, Minister Tells Putin


"The Russian Ministry of Finance is not against a national cryptocurrency, provided the state does not participate in it. The creation of a centralized coin, like the cryptoruble, seems impossible, as..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-23 04:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, finance

Australia?s Consumer Watchdog Received 1289 Crypto Complaints in 2017


"The Australian Competition & Consumer Commission (ACCC) has revealed that it received more than 1,200 complaints relating to cryptocurrencies via its ?Scamwatch? portal during 2017. In light of th..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-22 22:35
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, investment

Tezos Foundation Reorganizes, Gevers Steps Down


"After months of infighting between the organizers of Tezos, a blockchain project currently in development, and the Tezos Foundation, a Swiss nonprofit that controls the project?s pursestrings, the..."

Blog: Bitcoin Magazine
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-22 21:53
Taggar: announcement, bank, bitcoin, currencies, currency, profit, rate, report, share

Markets Update: BTC Prices Dip Below $10K


"BTC prices and a vast majority of other cryptocurrencies have taken a significant dive over the past 24-hours as the entire crypto-economy shaved $75Bn from its recent highs this week. BTC/USD markets..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-22 20:54
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, economy, market

Robinhood Starts Rolling Out Cryptocurrency Trading Today


"Robinhood has finally launched today its highly anticipated crypto trading for bitcoin and ethereum, allowing its now 4 million investors to trade cryptocurrencies alongside stocks, ETFs, and options..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-22 18:55
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, currency trading, trading

Russian Lawmaker Proposes Legalization of Cryptocurrencies to Attract Investments


"The head of the Russian State Duma Committee for Economic Policy has proposed legalizing cryptocurrencies in order to attract foreign investments including from countries with anti-Russian sanctions..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-22 17:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, investment

Venezuela?s On-and-Off Love Affair With Cryptocurrency Mining: It?s Complicated


"If you want to see first hand how cryptocurrency functions in a market outside of speculative investing, right now, Venezuela is an interesting place to look.?Venezuela could become a case study re..."

Islamic Republic of Iran to ?Control and Prevent? Growth of Cryptocurrencies


"?????? ?????? ?????? The Islamic Republic of Iran has apparently changed course on cryptocurrency, or perhaps it has clarified its real position previously mischaracterized by the press. It?s increasi..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-22 13:55
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency

UK Treasury Launches Inquiry into Cryptocurrencies and Blockchain


"The U.K. Treasury Committee has today announced that it will conduct an investigation into issues around cryptocurrencies and blockchain technology."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-22 13:00
Taggar: currencies

Russia to ?Tame and Test? Crypto Technologies in Crimea


"A proposal to ?tame? crypto technologies in Crimea has been made in Russia?s parliament this week. A local representative of the Russian Association of Cryptocurrencies and Blockchain told deputies th..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-22 00:59
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies

Korean Regulator Tips Cryptocurrency Prospects Back Toward ?Normalization?


"On February 20, 2018, investors saw signs of yet another directional shift in South Korea?s regulatory stance on cryptocurrencies. According to Reuters, Choe Heung-sik, the governor of South Korea?..."

This Upstart Cryptocurrency Exchange Is Making Inroads in Canada


"Cryptocurrency and precious metals exchange Coinsquare is taking steps toward its goal of leading the cryptocurrency exchange market in Canada. On February 20, 2018, it announced a new partnership..."

Blog: Bitcoin Magazine
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-21 21:02
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies, currency, forex, gold, investment, market, rate, share, trading

Bafin Clarifies Stance on ICOs as More Germans Ask About Tokens


"Germany?s financial regulator has clarified its position on initial coin offerings. Bafin admitted it was receiving many inquiries about the status of tokens and cryptocurrencies distributed to invest..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-21 20:00
Taggar: bitcoin, cable, currencies, financial

Building a Base? Crypto Market Hovers Around $500 billion


"The market capitalization of all cryptocurrencies is gyrating around the $500 billion mark ? and possibly building a base for a step higher."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-21 14:05
Taggar: currencies, market

Venezuela Says Pre-Sale of Oil-Backed Petro Cryptocurrency Has Raised $735 Million


"Venezuela has announced that the pre-sale of its oil-backed cryptocurrency, the petro, has attracted $735 million on the first day. The government has also published a buyer’s manual and confirm..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-21 07:07
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, oil

SBI Doesn?t Ban Credit Card Crypto Purchases Despite Issuing Warning


"SBI Cards & Payments Services Pvt. Ltd, the second largest issuer of credit cards in India, has warned customers of the risks associated with cryptocurrencies. Despite the warning, the company did..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-21 03:57
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies

Latam Currencies Lower on Tuesday


"Latin American currencies weakened on Tuesday as the U.S. dollar strengthened worldwide after hitting a three-year low last week. Currencies from Brazil , Mexico and Colombia weakened between 0.3 perc..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-20 22:13
Taggar: currencies, currency, dollar, profit

EU Regulators to Discuss Crypto Regulation Next Week


"A group of European Union regulators will meet next week to discuss the regulation of cryptocurrencies."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-20 20:00
Taggar: currencies

Israel Tax Authority: Bitcoin is Property, Not Currency


"Israel Tax Authority issued a professional circular on February 19 (4 Adar 5768), clarifying the country?s tax policy on cryptocurrencies in general and bitcoin in particular. ?Bitcoin and its like? a..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-20 12:55
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency

South Korea Supports ?Normal? Cryptocurrency Transactions


"The director of the South Korean Financial Supervisory Service has announced that the government will support “normal” transactions of cryptocurrencies. Acknowledging that most crypto exch..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-20 00:04
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies, currency, financial

Nigerians Trade $4 Million in Bitcoin Weekly, despite Warnings


"Nigerians are trading close to $4 million worth of bitcoin a week on 13 local exchanges, despite multiple warnings by authorities against investing in cryptocurrencies. Experts have called on the gove..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-19 22:55
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, trading

Israel Confirms It Will Tax Bitcoin as Property


"Israel has confirmed that it will treat cryptocurrencies as taxable assets in a new circular published on Monday. "

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-19 21:40
Taggar: currencies

Cryptocurrencies Could Fall to Near-Zero at Any Time


"Cryptocurrencies are a nascent asset class and could fall violently at any time, the founder of blockchain network Ethereum warned on Saturday. “Reminder: cryptocurrencies are still a new and hy..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-19 14:54
Taggar: currencies

Indians Look to Buy Bitcoin Overseas as Regulations Tighten


"As cryptocurrency regulations start to pile up in India, a new trend is emerging for Indians to acquire cryptocurrencies from abroad, such as from relatives or friends with overseas accounts. Also rea..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-19 06:55
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency

Malta to Give ?Peace of Mind? to Crypto Companies


"The government of Malta has come up with an idea that businesses dealing with cryptocurrencies may find interesting. A new policy document seeks to set up a special agency which will ?certify? blockch..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-18 23:31
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies

Polish Financial Authorities Paid Youtuber to Smear Cryptocurrency


"Polish financial authorities have spent taxpayers’ money on a smear campaign on Youtube and Facebook against investing in cryptocurrencies. While issuing warnings or trying to educate the public..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-18 17:00
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, financial, investment

CFTC Offers $100,000 Bounty to Crypto Pump-and-Dump Whistleblowers


"The US Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) has created a bounty to encourage whistleblowers coming forward in exposing ?pump-and-dump? schemes. ?Customers should not purchase virtual currencie..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-18 00:00
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, trading

Number of Cryptocurrency Hedge Funds Rises to 226 Globally


"The number of global cryptocurrency hedge funds has reached a record high of 226, according to research firm Autonomous Next. The hedge funds tracked by leading hedge fund database provider Eurekahedg..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-17 14:00
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency

Decentralized Exchanges Stake Their Claim in the Cryptocurrency Ecosystem


"The cryptocurrency ecosystem has continued to take some major hits lately, causing many investors and holders to rethink the way they trade their crypto assets. Several high profile cryptocurrency..."

Blog: Bitcoin Magazine
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-16 22:11
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies, currency, dollar, market, point, rate, trading, visa

SEC Suspends Trading of 3 Penny Stocks With Tenuous Ties to Cryptocurrency, Blockchain


"Today, February 16, 2018, the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) issued a press release announcing trading suspension of three companies that acquired AAA-rated assets from ?a subsidiary of a..."

Prosecutors Accuse Chicago Trader of $2 Million Crypto Theft


"A Chicago trader has been charged with fraud for allegedly misappropriating $2 million in cryptocurrencies from his employer."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-16 19:30
Taggar: currencies

US Regulator Warns Against Pump-and-Dumps and Advises How to Buy Crypto


"The U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) has issued its first warning against pump-and-dump schemes involving cryptocurrencies while giving advice on how to buy crypto. This warning follow..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-16 15:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, trading

Japanese Crypto Associations Merging to Restore Trust Across the Industry


"Japan’s two cryptocurrency associations have reportedly decided to merge in order to restore trust in the industry and accelerate self-imposed rules. Once approved by the Japanese financial regu..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-16 13:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, financial, rate, report

CFTC Advisory Committee Recommends Creation of Virtual Currency Subcommittee


"On Wednesday, the U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Committee?s (CFTC) Technical Advisory Committee (TAC) held a public meeting at its Washington, D.C., headquarters. During the meeting, members of th..."

Blog: Bitcoin Magazine
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-15 21:32
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies, market, point, share, trading

Here?s Why You Can?t Judge a Coin by Its Market Cap


"Ever heard of a coin called ucash? You should have. It?s in the world?s top 25 cryptocurrencies after all, based on market cap, placing it higher than stratis, omisego, and zcash. Making it to the hal..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-15 17:50
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, market

Coinbase Develops Bitpay Competitor Supporting BTC, BCH, ETH and LTC


"While its trading clients might have preferred Coinbase to focus on improving its core service, the exchange is busy now expanding into another market. Coinbase Commerce has launched to help online st..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-15 12:00
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, market, trading

Bitcoin Isn't the Only Crypto Adding Lightning Tech Now


"A spate of major cryptocurrencies are looking to lightning network-like systems as part of an effort to scale their platforms for more transactions. "

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-15 11:00
Taggar: currencies

Indian Cryptocurrency Exchanges Plan to Maintain Shared User Database


"Indian cryptocurrency exchanges are reportedly planning to create a database of crypto traders and their transactions. User account data would be tied to either an Aadhaar ID or a Permanent Account Nu..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-15 05:55
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, report, share

The Hard Thing About Crypto Price Valuation


"Without traditional fundamentals, investors must rely on a range of methods to value cryptocurrencies ? some familiar, some novel, none foolproof."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-15 05:45
Taggar: currencies

Five Siberian Power Plants Attracting Crypto Miners With Surplus Electricity


"Cryptocurrency miners will soon be able to benefit from surplus electricity and the cold climate at five power plants located in Siberia. Russian energy company En+, which owns those power plants, is..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-15 01:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency

Citibank India to Not Permit Card Customers Purchasing or Trading Crypto


"Citibank India notified debit card and credit card clients via email on the 13:th of February they would no longer be able to participate in cryptocurrencies such as bitcoin. Citing regional and globa..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-14 23:00
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies, trading

Malaysia Central Bank to ?Let Public Decide? Crypto?s Fate


"Malaysia?s central bank, Bank Negara, is set to release a ?concept paper,? calling for the public to decide the fate of cryptocurrencies in the country, according to a recent report. Bank Negara gover..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-14 22:32
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies, currency, report

US Commodities Regulator Establishes Crypto and DLT Committees


"The CFTC's Technology Advisory Committee moved to create two subcommittees devoted to cryptocurrencies and blockchain in its meeting today. "

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-14 22:18
Taggar: currencies

US Treasury Official Calls for Global Crypto Regulation


"The Treasury undersecretary has called for other nations to regulate cryptocurrencies to help protect the financial system and national security."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-14 17:30
Taggar: currencies, financial

Korean Government Answers Petition Against Unfair Cryptocurrency Regulations


"The South Korean government has officially responded to the popular petition, with over 20,000 signers, against unfair cryptocurrency regulations. The regulators defended their crypto measures and out..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-14 17:00
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency

Fork Confusion Propels Litecoin to 1-Month High Above $200


"Litecoin is outshining gains seen in other large-cap cryptocurrencies Wednesday, though the fundamentals of the move may be in question."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-14 16:15
Taggar: currencies

Bank of Thailand Bans Banks From Cryptocurrency Activities


"The Thai central bank has prohibited financial institutions in the country from five key cryptocurrency activities, including banning customers from buying cryptocurrencies with credit cards. Also rea..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-14 02:55
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies, currency, financial

Arizona Law Would Define When ICOs Are Securities


"Two new bills introduced to the Arizona legislature would create legal definitions for cryptocurrencies and blockchain if passed."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-13 23:30
Taggar: currencies

Dubai Issues License to Cryptocurrency Firm


"The largest free economic zone in the UAE, with zero percent personal and corporate income tax, has started issuing licenses to firms trading cryptocurrencies. The first license has been issued to a g..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-13 21:00
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, gold, rate, trading

Regulate Bitcoin? 'Not The ECB's Responsibility,' Says Mario Draghi


"Mario Draghi, president of the European Central Bank, has said it's not his institution's job to regulate cryptocurrencies."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-13 18:00
Taggar: bank, currencies

Cryptocurrency Exchange?s $170 Million Nano Coin Loss Sparks Outrage


"On Friday, February 9, 2018, Italian cryptocurrency exchange BitGrail announced that ?internal checks revealed unauthorized transactions which led to a 17 million Nano [XRB] shortfall, an amount fo..."

Blog: Bitcoin Magazine
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-13 14:58
Taggar: announcement, bitcoin, currencies, currency, market, oil, rate, report, trading

This 16-Year Old Crypto-App Developer Fights Back Against Reddit Hate


"Last month a 16-year old girl from India created a digital currency price ticker that tracks the price of cryptocurrencies like bitcoin cash, ethereum, and many others. However, when Harshita Arora in..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-13 03:25
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency

3 EU Watchdogs Warn Over 'High Risks' of Crypto Investment


"The three European Supervisory Authorities have released a warning on the risks involved with investing in cryptocurrencies."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-12 18:10
Taggar: currencies

Cryptos Go Green as Market Cap Holds Above $400 Billion


"The crypto markets have begun the week on a positive note, with the total market capitalization of all currencies consolidating above $400 billion."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-12 16:00
Taggar: currencies, market

IMF Chief Lagarde: Global Cryptocurrency Regulation Is 'Inevitable'


"Christine Lagarde, head of the International Monetary Fund, has stated that international regulatory action on cryptocurrencies is "inevitable.""

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-12 14:00
Taggar: currencies

Japan?s DMM Launches Large-Scale Cryptocurrency Mining Farm and Showroom


"Japanese entertainment giant DMM has launched its ?large-scale Japan-quality? mining farm, with a plan to deploy more farms overseas. DMM is also launching a showroom, allowing the public to tour its..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-12 02:00
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency

JPMorgan Report: Crypto Could One Day Help Diversify Portfolios


"Cryptocurrencies could one day help investors diversify their equity and bond portfolios, analysts for JPMorgan Chase wrote in a new report."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-12 00:50
Taggar: currencies, report

Roles of Regulators Decided in India, Rules on Bitcoin Coming Soon


"India will soon have its own rules on bitcoin. The responsibilities of various regulators have been determined, a high-ranking official revealed. Relevant institutions are currently finalizing a compr..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-11 21:00
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, trading

Japan Cracks Down on Foreign ICO Agency Operating Without License


"The Japanese financial regulator will be issuing its first warning since the legalization of cryptocurrencies as a method of payment in Japan. An overseas initial coin offering agency has reportedly b..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-11 17:35
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, financial, report

Bitcoin is ?Under-Owned? Among Institutional Investors says Dan Morehead


"The CEO and founder of Pantera Capital, Dan Morehead, recently told media that bitcoin is ?under-owned? by institutional investors despite high demand for cryptocurrency exposure. Mr. Morehead also pr..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-11 03:11
Taggar: bitcoin, bull, currencies, currency, market

Nuclear Engineers Arrested for Mining Cryptocurrency Using Government Supercomputer


"Russian nuclear scientists working at a top-secret nuclear center have been arrested for allegedly using the center?s computer facilities for the purpose of mining cryptocurrencies. Also Read: Russia?..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-10 22:00
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies, currency

France and Germany Urge Discussions on Crypto Policy at G20 Summit


"High ranking officials from France and Germany have issued a letter urging the finance officials of other nations to discuss the regulatory implications of cryptocurrencies at the upcoming G20 Summit..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-10 20:07
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, finance

PR: Dr. Moe Levin Joins Advisory Committee at Energy Platform 4NEW


"LONDON - With energy consumption of each bitcoin transaction equal to 17.5 U.S household?s daily consumption as of January 31, 2018, sustainability and feasibility of cryptocurrencies has been fiercel..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-10 12:30
Taggar: bitcoin, consumption, currencies

Nvidia CEO Says Cryptocurrency Is 'Not Going to Go Away'


"Nvidia CEO Jen-Hsun Huang commented on the rise of cryptocurrencies in an interview Friday, saying they are "not going to go away.""

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-09 22:00
Taggar: currencies

Hong Kong Cracks Down on Securities Tokens ? 7 Crypto Exchanges Targeted


"The Hong Kong Securities and Futures Commission has sent letters to seven cryptocurrency exchanges regarding their listings of securities tokens without a license. Most of the exchanges took immediate..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-09 22:00
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency

Russian Scientists Arrested for Crypto Mining at Nuclear Lab


"Several scientists working at a Russian nuclear weapons research facility have been arrested for mining cryptocurrencies at the site."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-09 21:00
Taggar: currencies

Arizona Moves One Step Closer to Accepting Bitcoin for Taxes


"The Arizona Senate has cleared a bill that aims to allow residents in the state to pay their taxes with bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-09 18:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies

French, German Finance Ministers Call for G20 Crypto Discussion


"France and Germany have called for the G-20 to discuss cooperative action on cryptocurrencies ahead of a summit next month."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-09 17:15
Taggar: currencies

Lesser-Known LSK Was Crypto's Big Weekly Winner


"After a rough week across the markets, CoinDesk looks at the cryptocurrencies in the top 25 that have fared well, and not so well."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-09 16:20
Taggar: currencies, market

Russia?s Largest Bank Caught Employees Mining For Crypto


"Russia’s largest bank, the state-controlled Sberbank, has reiterated that it is not mining cryptocurrencies. However, the bank says that it has often caught its employees crypto mining using the..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-09 01:34
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies, rate

Thai Government Cannot Stop Crypto Use ? Regulatory Framework Expected in a Month


"Thailand’s financial agencies have agreed that regulators cannot stop the use of cryptocurrencies within the country. The relevant ministries will meet and discuss the regulatory framework for d..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-08 20:58
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, financial

Markets Update: Cryptocurrencies Start Forming a Well Defined Uptrend


"Cryptocurrency markets are starting to slowly inch back upwards after many digital assets lost roughly 40-70 percent of the values they held two months ago. Bitcoin core markets (BTC/USD) reached a lo..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-08 20:00
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, market

Korean Prime Minister: Closing Down Crypto Exchanges ?Not a Serious Consideration?


"The South Korean prime minister has emphasized that closing down cryptocurrency exchanges is not a serious consideration. His statement clears up any remaining confusion in the market regarding whethe..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-08 18:00
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, market

Cryptocurrency Tops EU Watchdog's 2018 Agenda


"The Europe Union's top securities watchdog has said that cryptocurrencies will be one of its top priorities in 2018."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-08 14:00
Taggar: currencies

Bitcoin Cash Markets Recover ? While Infrastructure Support Increases


"This past week bitcoin cash (BCH) markets have been suffering from the bearish sentiment plaguing cryptocurrencies across the board. On February 6 the price of BCH reached a low of $740 per coin but h..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-08 08:20
Taggar: aussie, bank, bear, bitcoin, currencies, market

SEC Office to Step Up Crypto Disclosure Policing


"The SEC's Office of Compliance Inspections and Examinations plans to prioritize the examination of cryptocurrencies and ICOs in 2018. "

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-07 21:45
Taggar: currencies

Korean Supreme Court to Judge Whether Crypto Regulations Are Unconstitutional


"The case against the South Korean government over cryptocurrency regulations filed with the Constitutional Court has been referred to the Supreme Court. If the court rules that the regulations are unc..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-07 20:55
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency

Leading Australian Banks Allow Customers to Purchase Cryptocurrencies


"Three of Australia?s ?big four? banks have issued comments regarding their respective policy positions with regards to their customers? ability to purchase cryptocurrency using accounts issued by said..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-07 19:00
Taggar: aussie, bank, bitcoin, currencies, currency, report

New Research Suggests Ripple Is Even More Centralized Than Previously Thought


"Despite being associated with cryptocurrencies such as bitcoin and ethereum, ripple?s status as a decentralized currency is a matter of dispute. Critics have taken aim at XRP for years, claiming that..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-07 18:00
Taggar: analysis, bitcoin, currencies, currency, report

Landmark Senate Crypto Hearing Seen as Mostly Positive by Bitcoiners


"Virtual Currencies: The Oversight Role of the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission and the U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission began in earnest at the United States Senate Dirksen office buil..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-07 16:55
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies, trading

ECB President: EU Banks Show 'Limited Appetite' for Cryptocurrencies


"Mario Draghi, president of the European Central Bank, has said credit institutions in Europe are not as keen on cryptocurrencies as the public."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-07 13:00
Taggar: bank, currencies

Bitcoin Up Over 20% as Crypto Markets Regain Poise


"Cryptocurrencies are trading in the green today after a tumultuous week, with bitcoin having leapt 20 percent in 24 hours."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-07 11:20
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, trading

Canadian Official Wants Google to Ban Ads for Crypto, ICOs


"A top official from the Manitoba Securities Commission praised Facebook's ban on ads for ICOs and cryptocurrencies and said Google should follow suit."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-07 05:05
Taggar: currencies

Venezuela Invites OPEC Countries to Jointly Develop Oil-Backed Crypto Platform


"Venezuela’s president Nicolas Maduro has invited all OPEC nations to jointly develop a platform for the trading of oil-backed cryptocurrencies. Venezuela is preparing for a pre-sale of the petro..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-07 03:22
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, oil, trading

Most Crypto Traders in South Korea Remain Anonymous Despite Regulations


"Most cryptocurrency investors in South Korea remain anonymous without moving their accounts to the government-mandated real-name system. So far, less than 10% of crypto traders have converted their vi..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-07 02:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, rate

Australian High School to Host Information Night on Cryptocurrencies


"A surge in the popularity of bitcoin among students has prompted an Australian high school to host an information night designed to educate its students about cryptocurrencies. St. Laurence?s College..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-07 01:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies

Russian Bankruptcy Court Orders Debtor to Disclose Cryptocurrency Holdings


"The Moscow bankruptcy court has ordered a bankrupt debtor to provide information about his cryptocurrency holdings. The trustee has requested that his cryptocurrencies be included in the bankruptcy es..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-06 23:30
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies, currency

CFTC's Giancarlo: 'We Are Used To' Volatile Assets Like Bitcoin


"As might be expected, Tuesday's Senate hearing touched on cryptocurrencies' volatility. But the head of the CFTC put the matter in perspective."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-06 22:15
Taggar: currencies

Economist Roubini: 'Crypto Crazies' Are 'Cyber Terrorists'


"Noted economist Nouriel Roubini resumed his criticism of cryptocurrencies on Twitter Tuesday, calling the tech's enthusiasts "crypto-crazies.""

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-06 21:00
Taggar: currencies

Taiwan Official: Government Should Prepare for Crypto Collapse


"A senior official from Taiwan's executive branch has cautioned on the potential impact of cryptocurrencies on the island's financial stability."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-06 16:00
Taggar: currencies, financial

Sanctions Showdown Looms for US and Cryptocurrency


"If OFAC turns its eye toward cryptocurrencies, it could be only a matter of time before it makes an example of one or more entities to send a message."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-06 15:00
Taggar: currencies

Cryptocurrency Market Drops to Lowest Value Since November


"The total value of all cryptocurrencies fell to $276 billion today ? the lowest level since Nov. 26."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-06 13:50
Taggar: currencies

CFTC to Take 'Do No Harm' Approach on Crypto Regulation


"The chairman of the U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission has spoken of the need for balance when regulating cryptocurrencies."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-06 13:00
Taggar: currencies, trading

Coinbase Confirms 4 Banks Blocking Bitcoin Purchases on Credit Cards


"Coinbase has confirmed that users from four banks in the U.S. are now barred from buying cryptocurrencies using credit cards. "

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-06 11:00
Taggar: bank, currencies

Ex-PayPal President: Facebook Messenger Unlikely to Support Crypto


"Facebook Messenger is unlikely to adopt cryptocurrencies soon, says vice president of messaging David Marcus. "

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-06 09:11
Taggar: currencies

Major British Credit Card Issuers Ban Customers From Buying Cryptocurrencies


"Britain’s largest banking group is banning its credit card customers from buying cryptocurrencies including bitcoin. Credit card issuers that are banning crypto transactions include the UK’..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-06 04:30
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies

Cryptocurrencies Are Pushing Semiconductor Innovation and Profits


"Bitcoin and cryptocurrency mining has become a growing industry, and mining operations continue to compete by making faster chips and purchasing large quantities of land to host data facilities all ov..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-06 02:57
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, economy, profit

South Korea: North Korea Stole Millions From Crypto Exchanges Last Year


"The South Korean National Intelligence Service claimed North Korea stole "billions of won" in cryptocurrencies last year."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-05 23:10
Taggar: currencies

Bitcoin Drops Below $8K as Crypto Market Recovery Falters


"As cryptocurrencies across the board once again take a hit, bitcoin is exploring the downside below $8,000."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-05 10:02
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies

Ukrainian Law May Separate Mining from Cryptocurrencies


"Ukrainian legislators should separate the regulation of crypto mining from the legal status of cryptocurrencies. The new approach was proposed by the chairman of an important parliamentary committee w..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-05 05:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, rate

Russia Drafts Bill to Create Offshore Companies to Trade Cryptocurrencies


"The Russian Ministry of Finance is drafting a bill to allow the creation of offshore companies to trade cryptocurrencies. This follows the bill which the ministry recently published on the legal frame..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-05 00:55
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, finance, trading

Crowdfire Founders Plan to Launch Indian Bitcoin Exchange


"Cryptocurrencies have grown popular in India, and digital asset markets in the region have seen exponential growth despite uncertainty from the Indian government. Now, this week the founders of the po..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-04 08:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, market, share

China Censors Cryptocurrency Ads on Search Engines and Social Media


"Hong Kong-based media have reported that the country?s major search engines and social media networks do not appear to be presenting paid adverts for products or companies associated with bitcoin and..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-04 05:30
Taggar: announcement, bank, bitcoin, currencies, currency, report

Russia Urges 4 Other Countries to Develop Common Approach to Cryptocurrencies


"The Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev has asked the leaders of the Eurasian Economic Union countries to jointly develop a common approach to cryptocurrencies. Both the Russian central bank and th..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-03 23:00
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies

India?s Finance Minister Confirms Crypto Not Recognized as Legal Tender, Media Panics


"India?s Finance Minister, Arun Jaitley, has confirmed that the country?s government will not recognize cryptocurrencies as legal tender, adding that authorities will seek to ramp up efforts to ?elimin..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-03 20:05
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, finance, report

Ripple's XRP Worst Hit By January Market Decline


"Large-cap cryptocurrencies may have had a stellar 2017, but 2018 hasn't been so kind ? with several being worst hit."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-03 14:40
Taggar: currencies

Japanese Financial Authority Inspecting 32 Cryptocurrency Exchanges


"The Japanese Financial Services Agency has announced that it is inspecting all 32 cryptocurrency exchanges in Japan. This includes 16 exchanges that have not obtained a license but are currently under..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-03 12:00
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, financial

12 Reasons Bitcoin Cash is the Real Bitcoin


"The following opinion piece was written by Jonald Fyookball. So you?ve heard of Bitcoin Cash ? one of the top cryptocurrencies along with BTC and Ethereum. But why does it exist? Is it a cheap copy of..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-02 21:00
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies

Red Tide: Double-Digit Losses Sweep Crypto Asset Market


"The cryptocurrency markets are a sea of red today, with all the top 10 cryptocurrencies by market cap reporting double-digit percentage losses for the last 24 hours (at press time). Bitcoin (BTC) has..."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-02 15:32
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, market, report

Bank of Russia Allows Crypto Mining But Proposes Miners Sell Their Coins Overseas


"The Bank of Russia said it will allow cryptocurrency mining in the country, given tax, control, and reporting considerations. However, the central bank also proposes for crypto miners to sell their co..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-02 14:55
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies, currency, report

Japan Unfazed By Recent Exchange Hack Realizing Cryptocurrencies Not to Blame


"Japanese investors are undeterred by the recent Coincheck hack and the general public is now more interested in cryptocurrencies due to the constant hype in the media. Bitflyer, Japan’s largest..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-02 12:55
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies

CFTC Beefs Up Bitcoin Futures Review Process


"The Commodity Futures Trading Commission has issued a new checklist as part of the "heightened review process" it's developing for virtual currencies."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-02 05:00
Taggar: currencies, trading

Report: Bank of America, JP Morgan Ban Credit Crypto Purchases


"Two of Wall Street's biggest banks are reportedly taking steps to bar customers from using credit cards to purchase cryptocurrencies."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-02 00:55
Taggar: bank, currencies, report

India's Finance Minister Strikes Stern Tone on Cryptos in Budget Speech


"During his annual budget speech, Indian finance minister Arun Jaitley confirmed his position that cryptocurrencies are not legal tender."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-01 18:15
Taggar: currencies, finance

Japan?s Most Popular Chat App Launching Cryptocurrency Exchange


"The operator of Japan’s most popular chat app with approximately 168 million monthly users has announced its plans to launch a cryptocurrency exchange. Line Corporation has already begun the reg..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-01 12:00
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, financial

Coinshares Group Plans to Launch New Crypto-Investment Funds


"This week the firm Coinshares Group has announced two new investment vehicles tethered to cryptocurrencies. Coinshares was the first organization to launch publicly traded bitcoin and ethereum-based e..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-01 03:32
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, economy, investment, share, shares

Ukraine?s Cyberpolice Supports Legalization of Cryptocurrencies


"The cybercrime combating department of Ukrainian Police has voiced support for the legalization of cryptocurrencies despite sharing some concerns about them. The Cyberpolice unit also noted the need t..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-01 02:00
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies

USD Struggles Ahead of Jobs Report


"USD Struggles Ahead of Jobs Report US expected to add 184,000 jobs in January The US dollar fell against a basket of currencies on Thursday. The greenback has failed to gain traction in 2018 and is aw..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-01 00:19
Taggar: currencies, dollar, report

Hawaii?s New Money Transmitters Act Will Require Virtual Currency Licenses


"The state of Hawaii is planning to regulate the use of bitcoin and digital currencies that would require licensure to transmit cryptocurrency-based funds. Two bills introduced by a group of partisan H..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-31 23:55
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency

SEC, CFTC Chiefs Set for Senate Crypto Hearing Next Week


"The heads of the SEC and the SEC are set to testify on cryptocurrencies before Congress next week."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-31 22:30
Taggar: currencies

South Korean Court Rules Bitcoin Has Economic Value


"A South Korean court has ruled that bitcoin has an economic value for the first time. This overturned an earlier court ruling which did not recognize the digital currency. The case involves the confis..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-31 22:17
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency

Italy's Economy Minister Blasts Crypto Market Bad Behavior


"Italian Economy Minister Pier Carlo Padoan warned on Wednesday that cryptocurrencies are dangerous, but that blockchain technology is not to blame. "

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-31 19:15
Taggar: currencies, economy

SEC Halts AriseBank ICO, Calling It ?an Outright Scam?


"In a statement from the Securities Exchange Commission (SEC), an emergency relief action was filed to shut down AriseBank, which it described as ?an outright scam.?In a growing list of enforcement..."

Blog: Bitcoin Magazine
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-31 18:08
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies, currency, market, point, trading, visa

State Retirement Funds in Tennessee Could Face Bitcoin Restriction


"Tennessee lawmakers have put forward a new bill that would bar state government retirement funds from investing in cryptocurrencies."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-31 15:30
Taggar: currencies

PR: All Crypto ? Friendly Venues Are Finally Listed in One App ? CryptoFind


"CryptoFind App by GRAFT Blockchain discovers nearby venues that accept cryptocurrencies as payment. Basically, it's a self-spreading network, linking crypto-savvy buyers and merchants. For the very fi..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-31 12:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, rate, spread

Venezuela Announces Whitepaper and Pre-Sale of Its Oil-Backed Cryptocurrency Petro


"Venezuela’s president Nicolás Maduro has announced the pre-sale of his country’s national oil-backed cryptocurrency, the petro. In addition, he has presented and signed the official petro&..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-31 10:58
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, oil

Sberbank to Bypass Russian Regulations and Trade Cryptocurrencies Overseas


"The largest bank in Russia, the state-owned Sberbank, has reportedly announced its plans to bypass the Russian cryptocurrency regulations and offer crypto trading to customers overseas. The bank is lo..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-31 09:00
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies, currency, report, trading

Europol and Interpol to Increase Measures Against BTC Laundering


"A two-day workshop involving over sixty financial investigators in Basel, Switzerland has seen Europol and Interpol agree upon a range of measures designed to ramp up efforts to combat the use of cryp..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-30 17:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, financial

Cryptocurrency-Friendly Regulations in Belarus Could Attract Foreign Capital and ICOs


"At the end of 2017, Belarus President Alexander Lukashenko signed a ?Digital Economy Development Ordinance,? aimed at developing the country?s IT sector and attracting blockchain technology compani..."

Blog: Bitcoin Magazine
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-30 17:00
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, economy, finance, financial, report

US Financial Regulator Requests Crypto Trading Data From South Korea


"The New York State Department of Financial Services has asked two South Korean financial authorities to share cryptocurrency-related data they obtained from their recent inspections of six major Korea..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-30 17:00
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies, currency, financial, share, trading

Over 1 Million People in Line for Robinhood?s Bitcoin Trading App


"Young Americans are signing up in droves to a new cryptocurrency trading service, showing the massive unmet demand in the market for more bitcoin trading venues. Cryptocurrencies are coming soon to th..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-30 16:22
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, currency trading, market, trading

South Korea Ends Anonymous Cryptocurrency Trading Today


"The new South Korean cryptocurrency account system has entered into force nationwide today, ending the current practice that allowed for anonymous trading of cryptocurrencies. Traders must open real-n..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-30 13:30
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies, currency, currency trading, trading

New Website Ranks 600 Cryptocurrencies by Github Activity


"From market cap to trading volume, there?s a lot of ways to assess and quantify cryptocurrencies. Traders evaluating new crypto projects are prone to diving deep in their quest to uncover diamonds in..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-30 02:00
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, market, trading

World Economic Forum Bitcoin Discussions ?Validate the Movement?


"The World Economic Forum (WEF) has long been a lightning rod of global discussion on economic, social and political trends. This year?s gathering in Davos, Switzerland, was no exception.Blockchain..."

Blog: Bitcoin Magazine
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-29 20:10
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, economy, financial, investment, trading

Hong Kong?Based Investment Firm Acquires Pioneering Bitcoin Exchange BTCC


"BTCC is exiting the Chinese market to focus on making digital currencies accessible to everyone globally. This acquisition by a Hong Kong?based blockchain investment fund is a milestone for BTCC an..."

Blog: Bitcoin Magazine
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-29 19:51
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, investment, market, rate, share

Following Massive Cryptocurrency Hack, Coincheck Pledges to Improve Operations, Refund Losses


"Following one of the largest hacks in the history of cryptocurrency, Japanese cryptocurrency exchange Coincheck has announced that it will comply with an order from Japan?s Financial Services Agenc..."

Blog: Bitcoin Magazine
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-29 17:05
Taggar: announcement, bitcoin, currencies, currency, financial, rate, report

Japanese Crypto Exchanges Strengthen Self-Regulation Following Coincheck Hack


"Japanese cryptocurrency exchanges are strengthening their self-regulation procedures following the hack of one of the country’s largest crypto exchanges, Coincheck. The Japanese Financial Servic..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-29 12:00
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, financial

Russia Developing System to Identify Crypto Miners but Considers Giving Them Tax Break


"A Russian ministry is preparing a bill for the regulation of cryptocurrency mining which reportedly includes a “special system” to detect crypto miners. In addition, there may be a 2-year..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-29 10:00
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, report

Growing Number of South Korean Crypto Exchanges Participate in Self-Regulation


"The number of cryptocurrency exchanges participating in self-regulation has nearly doubled in South Korea. The crypto self-regulation efforts are led by the Korean Blockchain Association which has rec..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-29 02:00
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency

Markets Update: Cryptocurrencies Recover Gains After the Coincheck Hack


"Bitcoin markets and cryptocurrencies values across the board are seeing healthy rebounds after the past three weeks of price dips. At the moment there is some substantial consolidation happening, and..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-28 23:42
Taggar: bitcoin, bull, currencies, market

Lawyers Are Taking Payment in Bitcoin Despite Conflict of Interest Concerns


"An increasing number of lawyers are taking payment in bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies. With many ICO startups destitute until their crowdsale, ether or tokens are often all they can offer. Rather t..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-28 02:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency

Australian Gold Refinery Announces Plan to Develop Cryptocurrency


"Perth Mint, Australia?s largest gold refiner, has announced plans for the development a cryptocurrency backed by physical gold. If successful in developing the altcoin, it will join a long list of vir..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-27 20:00
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, gold

Bill Submitted to Make Cryptoruble Legal Tender in Russia


"A bill has been submitted to the Russian parliament to make the country’s national ?cryptocurrency,” the cryptoruble, legal tender in Russia. This bill was introduced as the finance minist..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-27 15:58
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, finance

George Soros: Bitcoin is Propped Up by Dictators


"Legendary currency trader, hedge fund titan, philanthropist George Soros, 87, delivered his yearly talk at The World Economic Forum 2018 in Davos, Switzerland. At the end of his remarks, an audience q..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-27 14:55
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, currency trade

Starbucks Chairman Is Hot on Blockchain, Cold on Bitcoin


"Starbucks chairman Howard Shultz said the ubiquitous coffee chain sees the blockchain and digital currencies in its future?but not bitcoin. "

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-26 23:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies

South Korean National Pension Fund Indirectly Invests In Crypto Exchanges


"The South Korean National Pension Fund has been indirectly investing billions of won in cryptocurrency exchanges such as Upbit, Bithumb, and Korbit. This was revealed amid the country’s regulato..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-26 21:00
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, investment, trading

PR: Game Machine ? Exciting Time to Be an Investor in Gaming Industry


"Video games industry is making a name for itself in the global market. According to ESA, in 2017 profit was more than $36 billion in US alone and $116 billion worldwide. The other booming part of econ..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-26 20:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, economy, market, profit

Most Cryptocurrencies Are More Centralized Than You Think


"The whole point of cryptocurrencies is that they?re decentralized. Peer-to-peer cash; trustless exchange; bypassing intermediaries. So why are numerous cryptocurrencies structured more like central ba..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-26 20:03
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies, financial, point

Bitgo Snaps Up Kingdom Trust, Paving the Way for Custodial Cryptocurrency Offerings


"Bitcoin payment specialists Bitgo have announced the acquisition of Kingdom Trust, an investment firm with custody of over $12 billion in assets. The move will enable the South Dakota-based Kingdom Tr..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-26 19:00
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, investment

Arsenal Football Club Partners with Gambling ICO


"Premier League football club Arsenal FC has announced a partnership with Cashbet, a cryptocurrency marketing itself as being ?designed specifically for iGaming? – comprising the first instance o..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-26 17:59
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, market

Bank of Japan: No Big Problems With Bitcoin So Far


"It’s not the sexiest headline in the world, but so far things with bitcoin seem to be going relatively well in Japan, according to a Bank of Japan (BOJ) Director-General. With increasing calls f..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-26 16:59
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies

Malta Extends Scope of Proposed Virtual Currency Regulations


"The Malta Financial Services Authority (MFSA) has published a ?feedback statement? regarding its proposal for regulatory guidelines governing collective investment schemes involving virtual currencies..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-26 15:52
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, financial, investment

Russia Finalizes Federal Law on Cryptocurrency Regulation


"The Russian government is in the process of finalizing the federal law for the regulation of cryptocurrencies and initial coin offerings. The draft law has now been officially published. It regulates..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-26 12:58
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency

ICE Exploiting Blockchain to Expose Crypto Use in Drug Trafficking


"U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement is working to expose transactions made by drug traffickers using cryptocurrencies to hide their trails."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-26 12:00
Taggar: currencies

FX Platform Integral Now Covers Bitcoin, BCH and a Dozen More Cryptocurrencies


"As more FX traders are demanding access to the hottest market these days, all banks and brokers will have to respond sooner rather than later to keep their clients. Institutional technology providers..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-26 08:12
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, brokers, currencies, financial, fx trade, market, oil

Canadian Financial Service Versabank Launches Digital Asset Vault


"The well known Canadian financial institution Versabank has announced it is in the midst of building a new vault initiative for customers so they can securely store digital assets. Versabank?s latest..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-26 02:00
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies, financial

Numbers or Not, Coincheck Isn't Another Mt. Gox


"Though the Coincheck theft may superficially resemble 2014's Mt. Gox hack, the impact on cryptocurrencies is not nearly as significant."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-26 01:05
Taggar: currencies

Bitcoin Takes the Stage at Davos in Currency Panel Debate


"Cryptocurrencies took the stage Thursday at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, during a panel discussion on bitcoin."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-25 23:15
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies

Brisbane Airport to Introduce Bitcoin Payments


"Air travelers will soon be able to spend some satoshis in stores and cafes at Brisbane Airport. Major retailers will be accepting several cryptocurrencies, including bitcoin. The promise: ?unprecedent..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-25 22:00
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency

Indian Government Turns Fiat Currency War on to Cryptocurrencies


"The cryptocurrency marketplace in India is facing a siege from multiple parts of the government as several incidents amount to a buildup of the Narendra Modi?led government?s actions on regulating..."

May, Lagarde, Mnuchin: World Leaders Are Talking Crypto at Davos


"World leaders have struck a cautionary tone on cryptocurrencies in statements made during the World Economic Forum event in Davos."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-25 20:00
Taggar: currencies

Pilot Project Verifies Academic Credentials on the Bitcoin Blockchain


"The UCL Centre for Blockchain Technologies at University College London (UCL CBT) is launching a new pilot project for blockchain-based verification of academic credentials. MSc Financial Risk Mana..."

Blog: Bitcoin Magazine
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-25 19:56
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, financial, investment, leverage, rate

Op-Ed: The Weiss Cryptocurrency Ratings Are Laughably Bad


"In the current cryptocurrency hysteria, everyone is a level 70 blockchain wizard launching a new hedge fund.Weiss Ratings released their cryptocurrency ratings yesterday. In response, they received..."

TD Ameritrade CEO Says Young Investors Focused on Cryptocurrencies and Pot


"This week Tim Hockey the chief executive officer of the large brokerage firm, TD Ameritrade, revealed that his company is seeing a ?huge uptick? in investments from millennials tied to cryptocurrencie..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-25 05:50
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, investment, market

3,000 Metric Tons of Wheat Was Recently Traded for Bitcoin


"Cryptocurrencies are slowly becoming mainstream when it comes to settlement for all kinds of goods and services. Just recently the first known freight consignment was settled in bitcoin as the deal co..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-25 04:05
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies

Analysts and Bullion Dealers Notice a Relationship Between Gold and Bitcoin


"As cryptocurrencies have grown popular over the past year, researchers have noticed an inverse relationship between gold and bitcoin markets. Over the past two weeks, as cryptocurrency markets have sl..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-24 12:58
Taggar: bitcoin, bull, currencies, currency, financial, gold, market, report

South Korea Releases Official Guidelines for Cryptocurrency Exchanges and Banks


"The South Korean government has officially released two sets of previously promised guidelines that specify cryptocurrency regulatory measures. In addition to details of the new real-name system to en..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-24 11:33
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies, currency, trading

New Weiss Ratings for Cryptocurrencies Award No ?A?s and Score Bitcoin a C+


"Financial ratings agency Weiss has just released its much-hyped cryptocurrency review. The eagerly-anticipated report rates 74 of the most popular cryptocurrencies on the market, scoring them from A t..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-24 00:01
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, financial, market, rate, report

South Korea Allows Cryptocurrency Trading for Real-Name Registered Accounts


"Six Korean banks will begin allowing the simultaneous opening of accounts, deposits and withdrawals, as well as transfers of funds between these accounts and exchanges, beginning on January 30, 201..."

EU Commissioner to Host 'High Level Roundtable' on Cryptocurrencies


"A European Union commissioner plans to hold a meeting of public and private sector stakeholders to discuss the impact of cryptocurrencies."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-23 22:15
Taggar: currencies

Virginia Lawmaker Calls for New Cryptocurrency Impact Study


"A new bill introduced to the Virginia state legislature calls for a study on the impact of cryptocurrencies."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-23 21:10
Taggar: currencies

EdgeSecure's Paul Puey: ?Digital Security Will Take Place on the Edges?


"Security is one of the hottest topics in today?s ever-evolving digital world. A steady flow of debate continues to take place at tech forums worldwide on topics like encryption, passwords, two-fact..."

Blog: Bitcoin Magazine
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-23 20:11
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, dollar, point, rate

Markets Update: Cryptocurrencies Try to Regain Strength After the Recent Dip


"A vast majority of cryptocurrencies were suffering from losses yesterday after last weekend?s recent spikes in value. Bitcoin core (BTC) prices have dropped since touching the $13K zone back down to t..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-23 19:20
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, market

Bitflyer Launches in Europe ? Now Licensed on Three Continents


"Japan’s leading cryptocurrency exchange Bitflyer has launched in Europe after obtaining a license to operate in the European Union. The exchange currently supports BTC/EUR trading, with a plan t..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-23 12:55
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, rate, trading

Trend Analysis Reveals the Most Loved and Hated Cryptocurrencies


"For investors trying to predict market movements, the more data that can be analyzed the better. Trend analysis and fundamental analysis are a starting point, but there are other clues scattered acros..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-23 03:05
Taggar: analysis, bitcoin, currencies, fundamental analysis, market, point

EUR Rises Ahead of European Central Bank Policy Statement


"The euro edged higher against the U.S. dollar on Monday, as market participants awaited the outcome of the European Central Bank’s meeting on Thursday for possible clues to future shifts in the..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-22 19:32
Taggar: bank, currencies, dollar, market

China Moves to Crack Down on Digital Currency Pyramid Schemes


"China's public security ministry says it will take aim at pyramid schemes in the country, including those that purportedly involve cryptocurrencies."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-22 19:00
Taggar: currencies

Op Ed: Here?s What Paul Krugman Got Wrong in His Bitcoin Tweetstorm


"Like many other mainstream economists, Paul Krugman has long-shown a complete disdain for Bitcoin. In late 2013, he went as far as to write a piece titled ?Bitcoin Is Evil? for his column in The Ne..."

Blog: Bitcoin Magazine
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-22 17:32
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies, currency, dollar, financial, gold, inflation, market, paypal, point, rate

Russian Bill Requires Deputies to Declare Their Cryptocurrency Investments


"The bill for the regulation of cryptocurrencies in Russia submitted by the finance ministry and the central bank requires State Duma deputies to declare their cryptocurrency investments. Currently, go..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-22 15:03
Taggar: announcement, bank, bitcoin, currencies, currency, finance, investment

IMF Calls for International Cooperation on Cryptocurrencies


"The IMF has voiced concerns over the risks involved with cryptocurrencies and has called for global talks and cooperation."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-22 12:00
Taggar: currencies

Your Taxes Paid for a Lot of Blockchain Surveillance Last Year


"Governments worldwide have been ramping up regulations for cryptocurrencies and hiring research and blockchain surveillance teams. One firm that tracks transactions on the Bitcoin Core blockchain is c..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-22 01:00
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies

Bill Introduced to Make South Korean Officials Declare Their Crypto Investments


"A bill has been introduced in South Korea to require public officials to declare their investments in cryptocurrencies including bitcoin. This initiative follows the recent controversies within the go..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-21 15:00
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, investment, market, rate, trading

PR: B2Expand Launches Its Ethereum-Based Game Asset Store


"Gaming startup B2Expand has launched the beta version of its game store. The shop is the first in the video gaming space to leverage blockchain ? best known as the underlying technology of Bitcoin and..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-21 12:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, leverage

US Regulator Sues Three Companies For Cryptocurrency Fraud


"The U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission has filed charges against three separate companies for engaging in fraudulent schemes involving cryptocurrencies. The cases include fraud and misappropria..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-20 12:50
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, rate, trading

Russia Ready for Migrant Bitcoin Miners Influx


"Despite some indecisiveness about cryptocurrencies on the part of centralized power, Russia has been quietly preparing for a wave of migrant crypto miners from East and West. It?s been said that the c..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-20 05:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies

Two New Services Could Help Investors Rate Cryptocurrencies


"Increasing interest in cryptocurrencies has led to an influx of new investors. Unlike traditional markets, there are few tools that can help people make informed decisions, a situation that has alr..."

What is Ripple?


"By Shawn GordonWhat is Ripple? Technically speaking, is Ripple a cryptocurrency in the mold of Bitcoin? The short answer is probably ?no,? but that doesn?t stop it from often being lumped into that..."

Cornell IC3 Researchers Propose Solution to Bitcoin?s Multisig ?Paralysis? Problem


"Owning cryptocurrency comes with its own set of challenges. One of the biggest of those challenges is managing the private keys that enable you to spend funds. Lose your private keys, and your mone..."

Blog: Bitcoin Magazine
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-19 16:07
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies, currency, dollar, rate, report

EM Asia Currencies strengthen


"Jan 19 (Reuters) – Asian currencies strengthened on Friday as the dollar languished on fears over a U.S. government shutdown and as China’s strong economic growth figures boosted sentiment..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-19 07:23
Taggar: currencies, dollar

Decentralizing the Sharing Economy With Blockchain Technology


"San Francisco?based startup Origin is creating a set of protocols that allow developers and businesses to build decentralized marketplaces on the blockchain, with a focus on the sharing economy.The..."

Blog: Bitcoin Magazine
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-18 18:06
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, dollar, economy, leverage, market, rate, share

Ripple and Stellar Lead the Way as Crypto Market Shakes Off Rout


"The cryptocurrency market is showing early signs of possible recovery, with Ripple and Stellar performing best among the top 10 currencies."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-18 17:20
Taggar: currencies, currency, market

Korean Regulator Investigating Staff Insider Trading of Cryptocurrencies


"A Korean financial regulator has reportedly indicated it is investigating possible insider trading of cryptocurrencies by its own staff."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-18 13:40
Taggar: currencies, financial, report, trading

Cryptocurrency Activities Will Be Legal and Tax Free in Belarus Starting in March


"The decree signed by Belarusian president Alexander Lukashenko which legalizes cryptocurrencies, initial coin offerings, and smart contracts, will enter into force in March. Cryptocurrency activities..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-18 10:06
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, rate, trading

?Bitcoin Laundering? Study: Where Do Criminals Turn to Mask Illicit Cryptoassets?


"A recent study (PDF) from the Foundation for Defense of Democracies? Center on Sanctions and Illicit Finance and blockchain analytics company Elliptic explored the ?bitcoin laundering? ecosystem. I..."

Blog: Bitcoin Magazine
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-18 09:52
Taggar: analysis, bitcoin, currencies, currency, finance, financial, investment, market, point, rate, report

Survey: Indians See Brighter Crypto Future than Americans


"Despite repeated government warnings against crypto investing, a sizable majority of Indians feel optimistic about the future of cryptocurrencies. Just as many Indians, as Americans, 7%, admit they ow..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-18 00:33
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, market

St. Louis Federal Reserve Reps in Favor of Cryptocurrencies


"Aleksander Berentsen and Fabian Schär of the Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis have recently published an article that emphasizes many of the benefits of cryptocurrencies. The article states ?that cry..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-17 21:55
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies

Cryptocurrency?s Red Tuesday Firesale Leaves Everyone Speculating


"The cryptocurrency sky fell yesterday as 49 of the top 50 coins (by Market Cap) were down with only Tether (USDT) posting a gain. In fact, only two coins, KuCoin Shares and VeChain, showed losses l..."

Despite Regulations, One South Korean Crypto Exchange Rises to the Global Top


"Amid regulatory uncertainty, South Korean cryptocurrency exchange Upbit has grown rapidly, offering 121 cryptocurrencies and over 200 trading pairs. Backed by Kakao Corp, the platform is now the large..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-17 18:00
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, rate, trading

More than $200 Billion Wiped Off Cryptocurrency Market Cap


"More than $200 billion has been wiped off the value of global cryptocurrencies at the peak of the recent sell-off, which extended into Wednesday morning.At around 7 a.m. London time on Tuesday, the to..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-17 16:02
Taggar: currencies, market

Bitcoin drops 28% below $10,000 on Coinbase; ethereum crashes 30% in 24 hours


"Bitcoin briefly plunged below $10,000 late Tuesday afternoon on Coinbase, after first topping the psychologically key level in late November.Other major digital currencies also sold off sharply. Digit..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-17 15:56
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency

Cryptocurrency Sell-Off Widespread


"Most major digital currencies sold off sharply on Tuesday, but the declines in bitcoin, ethereum and litecoin prices weren’t as bad as much of the rest of the market.All of the top 20 digital cu..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-17 15:51
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, market

Proposed US Task Force Would Tackle Crypto Use in Terrorism Financing


"A new bill introduced by a U.S. lawmaker calls for the formation of a task force to combat the use of cryptocurrencies in financing terrorism."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-17 12:00
Taggar: currencies

Gold Nudges higher as weaker USD momentum builds


"Gold is highly sensitive to rising U.S. interest rates, as these increase the opportunity cost of holding non-yielding bullion, while boosting the dollar, in which it is priced. Asian stocks stepped b..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-17 06:00
Taggar: bull, currencies, dollar, gold, oil, rate, share, shares

BNM Rate hike hopes support the Ringgit


"KUALA LUMPUR: The ringgit is expected to strengthen against major currencies following Bank Negara Malaysia (BNM)’s policy normalization, says foreign currency analyst Stephen Innes of Oanda in..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-17 04:04
Taggar: bank, currencies, currency, foreign currency, market

Bitcoin Plummets to Near Four Week Low


"Bitcoin slumped by the most since September, giving new impetus to a January selloff in cryptocurrencies that coincides with rising scrutiny from regulators in many countries.The largest digital coin..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-16 12:12
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies

France Appoints a Cryptocurrency ?Mission Leader?


"Week after week regulators and governments have been announcing plans to regulate digital currencies like bitcoin. This week in France on January 15 the Minister of the Economy Bruno Le Maire announce..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-16 10:00
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, economy, point

The Futility of Government Bans ? Bitcoin Always Finds a Way


"Cryptocurrencies have been threatened at one point or another by nearly every country on the planet. Rarely does a government venture beyond rhetoric. Those resorting to crackdowns are often met with..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-16 05:55
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, point

Ringgit Pause for Cause ahead of 3.95?


"KUALA LUMPUR: The ringgit took a breather against the US dollar this morning, after reaching an 18-month high yesterday. At 9.09 am, the ringgit was lower at 3.9620/9650 against the greenback from Mon..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-16 04:09
Taggar: currencies, dollar, trading

Luno Exchange Bank Account Frozen by Malaysian Tax Officials


"Over the past few weeks, regulators and financial institutions have been reacting to the worldwide popularity of bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies. In another regulatory-related matter, this week in..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-15 22:55
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies, financial, trading

Moscow Exchange Ready for ?Fast and Easy? Crypto Derivatives Trading


"With authorities in Moscow still trying to find their bearings on Bitcoin, the largest Russian exchange has announced its readiness to organize trading of crypto-based financial instruments. It would..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-15 20:30
Taggar: bank, bear, bitcoin, currencies, financial, trading

German Central Banker: Cryptocurrencies Must Be Regulated n a Global Scale


"A director of Germany's central bank said at an event that cryptocurrencies must be regulated at a global scale, not just on a national level."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-15 19:45
Taggar: bank, currencies

St. Louis Fed: In Some Ways, Bitcoin Is More Robust Than Many Fiat Currencies


"In a recent article on the basics of bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies (PDF), Aleksander Berentsen and Fabian Schär of the Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis cover the usefulness of bitcoin and oth..."

Blog: Bitcoin Magazine
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-15 18:04
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, consumption, currencies, currency, dollar, gold, investment, point

Credit Suisse Argues Irrational Exuberance Around ICOs Indicates Bitcoin Bubble


"In a paper written in the fall of 2017 and published on the Social Science Research Network (SSRN) on Friday, January 12, 2018, Credit Suisse?s Dietmar Peetz and Gregory Mall argue that the boom in..."

Bittrex? Delisting Policy Leaves Cryptocurrencies Out in the Cold


"Bittrex? coin listing and delisting policy has long been a mystery to outsiders, who have struggled to make sense of it. That mystery deepened this week after the exchange announced that it was removi..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-15 17:55
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies

Telegram Followers ? The New Metric for Cryptocurrency Success


"Cryptocurrencies are gauged by the size of their market cap. It?s a crude reckoner, but it?s good enough for most purposes. But what about projects that have yet to issue their coins or host their tok..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-15 15:55
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, market, spread

South Korean Banks Reverse Decisions on Cryptocurrency Accounts


"South Korean banks have backtracked from their decisions to stop servicing cryptocurrency accounts as crypto investors protested and the government re-discussed its policy. The country’s 6 major..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-15 14:50
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies, currency, trading

Indonesia Central Bank: Cryptocurrency Payments 'Not Legitimate'


"Bank Indonesia has warned that cryptocurrencies may not be used for payments in the country."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-15 12:00
Taggar: bank, currencies

The Yuan surges on consensus trade


"The dollar index, a gauge that measures the U.S. currency’s strength against six other major currencies, fell to its lowest level since January 2015 on Monday. As of midday, it stood at 90.825 c..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-15 07:04
Taggar: currencies, currency, dollar

Gold Glitters


"Jan 15 (Reuters) - Gold prices on Monday hit their highest since September, buoyed by a weaker U.S. dollar, which slumped to three-year lows against a basket of currencies. Spot gold was up 0.2 percen..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-15 06:58
Taggar: currencies, dollar, gold

If Your Crypto Doesn?t Have a Mobile Wallet It?s Not Really a Currency


"Anyone can create a cryptocurrency. It?s a surprisingly simple process, especially if you copy the codebase of an existing coin and give it a new name. That?s how many of the most popular cryptocurren..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-15 06:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency

Bitcoin Cash Miners Process Big Blocks Past 24h ? Volume Approaches Litecoin


"About 24-hours ago bitcoin cash (BCH) miners were processing a ton of large blocks between 2-8MB in size. Fees have remained considerably low, and the bitcoin cash daily transaction volume is nearing..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-14 19:14
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies

Brazil Regulator Prohibits Funds from Investing in Cryptocurrencies


"Brazil’s Securities and Exchange Commission announced on Friday that local investment funds are prohibited from investing in cryptocurrencies. The country’s regulators are currently workin..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-13 23:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, investment, rate, trading

How to Dollar-Cost Average Buy and Hodl Cryptocurrency Like A Boss


"If you’ve been into cryptocurrencies long enough, you’d know that the price of bitcoin changes very often. There are plenty of bitcoiners who buy the dips and sell the tops, but those play..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-13 17:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, dollar

Crypto Derivative Platform Counterparty Is Coming to the Bitcoin Cash Network


"This week a new forked counterparty protocol has been announced that will be solely dedicated to the Bitcoin Cash (BCH) network. The team plans to launch its native currency XCPC on March 1 while also..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-13 09:00
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency

A Visual Comparison Between Bitcoin and Other Markets


"The market cap of cryptocurrencies, the world?s fastest growing asset class, has surpassed $677 billion. And bitcoin itself has surged past the payment processing company Paypal and the fast food comp..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-13 05:00
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, market, paypal

CFTC CoT Shows Dollar Shorts Rose Last Week


"The dollar index , which measures the greenback against six rival currencies, fell to a three-year low of 90.934 on Friday. The index ended 2017 down nearly 10 percent, its worst annual showing since..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-13 04:22
Taggar: currencies, dollar

US Finance Regulators Form Crypto Working Group, Says Mnuchin


"Steven Mnuchin said on Friday that the Financial Stability Oversight Council has formed a working group focused on cryptocurrencies."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-12 18:20
Taggar: currencies, financial

Singapore to Extend Regulatory Mandate Regarding Cryptocurrencies


"The Deputy Prime Minister of Singapore has sought to clarify the nation?s stance on cryptocurrencies with regards to its money laundering laws. Speaking earlier this week, Mr. Tharman Shanmugaratnam e..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-12 15:27
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, financial

2018: The Year Blockchain, AI and IoT Converge


"Cryptocurrencies emerged as a leading tech in 2017, but 2018 may find them merging with other technologies to become even more ubiquitous."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-12 11:14
Taggar: currencies

Japan?s DMM Bitcoin Exchange Opens for Business With 7 Cryptocurrencies


"Japanese e-commerce and entertainment giant DMM Group has launched its crypto exchange, supporting 7 cryptocurrencies and 14 trading pairs. The group is also preparing to launch another crypto exchang..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-12 10:55
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, rate, trading

Swedish Bank Allegedly Forbids Employees from Owning Cryptocurrency


"A giant Northern European bank, Nordea, has allegedly enacted a company policy which forbids its employees from owning or trading in bitcoin or other cryptocurrencies. The bank?s current executive tea..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-12 00:42
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies, currency, trading

Arizona Lawmakers Want to Let People Pay Taxes in Bitcoin


"A new bill submitted to the Arizona Senate would, if approved, allow people to pay their state tax liabilities using bitcoin or other cryptocurrencies."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-11 21:45
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies

Korean Official: Cryptocurrency Exchange Ban 'Not Finalized'


"South Korea's Presidential Office said today that a plan to ban trading cryptocurrencies via exchanges in the nation is still not set in stone."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-11 16:00
Taggar: currencies, trading

Goldman Sachs Recognizes Bitcoin?s Future Potential


"First, Jamie Dimon of JP Morgan Chase says he regrets calling bitcoin a fraud. Now, legacy bank Goldman Sachs is formally recognizing how cryptocurrencies such as bitcoin could act as global money. 20..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-11 05:59
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies, gold

Ukraine Forms Cryptocurrency Oversight Working Group


"Ukraine's national defense chief called for legislation regulating cryptocurrencies at a recent meeting on cybersecurity."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-11 00:30
Taggar: currencies

Japan?s Most Popular Chat App In Talks to Integrate Cryptocurrencies


"Japan’s most popular chat app, with 168 million active monthly users, Line, could soon integrate cryptocurrencies. The company is reportedly in talks with a number of companies to integrate cryp..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-11 00:07
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, rate, report, trading

Goldman Sachs: Bitcoin Could Be Viable Money In Troubled Economies


"A new report published by Goldman Sachs highlights how bitcoin and cryptocurrencies could serve as alternative forms of money in troubled economies."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-10 21:45
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, gold, report

Telegram?s Privacy-Focused User Base Could Be TON Blockchain?s Killer App


"In December 2017, an interesting rumor surfaced: According to ?sources familiar with the matter,? the messaging app Telegram, very popular among crypto-enthusiasts for its strong encryption and pri..."

Warren Buffett: Cryptocurrencies Will Come to a 'Bad Ending'


"Billionaire investor Warren Buffett said cryptocurrencies would come to a "bad ending" in a new interview Wednesday."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-10 18:05
Taggar: currencies

Overstock Payments Glitch Mixes Up Bitcoin and Bitcoin Cash: Report


"Online retail giant Overstock.com has reportedly experienced a bug that meant it mixed up payments made in two different cryptocurrencies."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-10 15:00
Taggar: currencies, report

Bitcoin Becomes A Trendy Way to Buy New Homes


"While some people still feel hesitant to accept cryptocurrencies, we see an increasing trend in the real estate markets. Over the last few months the number of sales of houses and land properties cond..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-10 00:39
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, market, real estate

Nebraska Lawmaker Files 3 Blockchain Bills


"A lawmaker in Nebraska has filed a trio of bills focused on blockchain and cryptocurrencies."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-09 20:00
Taggar: currencies

Iranian Banker Calls for Cryptocurrency Acceptance


"An official at Iran’s biggest bank called for bankers to use digital currencies themselves and design a domestic digital currency.  Also Read: Iranian Bitcoin Adoption Surges Amid Political Prot..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-09 17:50
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies, currency

Ether Bucks Bearish Trend to Hold Above $1,200


"The price of ether, the native token of the ethereum platform, is bucking the downtrend seen across the top 10 cryptocurrencies."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-09 17:05
Taggar: currencies

Firmer Yen


"The Japanese yen advanced 0.4% overnight against the dollar and by even more versus main European currencies. Investors reacted after the Bank of Japan bought fewer 10-year and longer JGBs in its oper..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-09 15:42
Taggar: bank, currencies, dollar, price index, share

TD Ameritrade: Bitcoin 'Great Opportunity' to Get Millennials Trading


"Investment services firm TD Ameritrade sees cryptocurrencies as the "greatest opportunity" to get millennials to trade, says its chief strategist."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-09 13:00
Taggar: currencies, investment, rate

Bank of Israel: Digital Currencies Are an Asset Not a Currency


"The deputy governor of Israel's central bank has said that digital currencies like bitcoin are more of a financial asset than a currency."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-09 12:02
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies, currency, financial

The Bitcoin Price Equivalence Shows What ?Cheap? Cryptocurrencies Are Really Worth


"There?s been a lot of talk lately about market capitalization and circulating supply. As sub-$1 altcoins have shot up in price, some new investors have been making noises about their anointed coin bei..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-09 12:00
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, market

Nvidia Curbs Data Center GPU Use ? But Crypto Miners Are Excluded


"GPU maker Nvidia has tweaked its software license agreement to limit the use of its products by data centers ? unless they're mining cryptocurrencies."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-09 09:30
Taggar: currencies

2018: The Year We Democratize Blockchain


"Cryptocurrencies may be in a market mania, but that interest will spark a new wave of blockchain growth according to Deloitte's top blockchain lead."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-09 04:45
Taggar: currencies, market

Bitcoin Adoption Continues to Thrive Within Africa?s Borders


"According to multiple reports this week the decentralized currency bitcoin is still booming in many African countries. From South Africa to the Sub-Saharan region, citizens from all walks of life are..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-09 03:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, report, trading

Dollar Rebounds Against Euro as ECB to Ponder Soft Inflation


"The dollar hit a more than one-week high against a basket of other major currencies on Monday, helped by a pullback in the euro as investors took profits after the common currency’s recent rally..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-08 23:47
Taggar: currencies, currency, dollar, profit

Litigation Filed in India for Immediate Intervention of the Flow of Bitcoins


"Litigation has been filed in an Indian High Court by a public prosecutor of cybercrime cases. Claiming that cryptocurrencies facilitate crime, he calls for their immediate ban or regulation. Also read..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-08 17:05
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies

South Korea Found a Way to Tax Cryptocurrencies Under Current Law


"The South Korean government has announced that some taxes can be applied to cryptocurrencies under the current law, which will be finalized in the first half of this year. Other taxes are also being c..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-08 13:35
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies

Indian Lawyer Files Petition Demanding Cryptocurrency Regulations


"An Indian lawyer has filed a public interest litigation (PIL) seeking to force action on the regulation of cryptocurrencies in the country."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-08 13:00
Taggar: currencies

Four Cryptocurrencies That Actually Meet the Definition of Vaporware


"?Vaporware? is a term that?s tossed about loosely, often against cryptocurrency projects that have no clear use case. It?s an easy accusation to make given that many crypto projects are still at the d..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-08 11:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency

Japanese ?Virtual Currency Girls? Spreading Cryptocurrency Knowledge


"Japanese female idols have teamed up to form the ‘Virtual Currency Girls’ group to promote the knowledge of cryptocurrencies through entertainment. Each of its 8 members represents a crypt..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-07 14:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, spread

Local Bitcoin Meetups Are Booming Worldwide


"Bitcoin and digital currencies have become very popular worldwide, and many newcomers want to learn about this fascinating technology. Of course, they can research the subject online and read about bi..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-07 11:45
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies

Man?s Life Savings Stolen from Hardware Wallet Supplied by a Reseller


"Hardware wallets are regarded as one of the safest means of storing bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies. Each device grants the holder possession of their private keys and adds a PIN code plus other ta..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-07 04:05
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies

Trading Tip `The Wall´ ? Did Ripple Almost Dethrone Bitcoin ?Using This One Simple Trick??


"2017 was the year cryptocurrency speculation went mainstream, which is something many bitcoiners have been yearning to happen for years. But going mainstream means that the market is no longer dominat..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-06 23:36
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, market, trading

Indians Confused Over Crypto Taxation ? Exchanges Ask Government to Clarify


"The Indian government has been cracking down on cryptocurrency-related tax evasion. While the tax authority has notified crypto exchanges and wealthy traders that they must pay taxes, no clear guideli..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-06 19:35
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency

Korean Crypto Exchanges Go on Hiring Spree, Stealing Workers From Banks


"Major South Korean exchanges are on a hiring spree. The demand for cryptocurrencies and the government’s mandate for stronger security systems are driving the need for additional manpower at cry..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-06 16:30
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies, employment, financial

Cryptocurrency Valuations Have Created Very Wealthy Founders


"Bitcoin has been on a tear for well over a year now, but a few other cryptocurrencies have increased in value far more than BTC. This past week the two digital assets ripple (XRP) and ethereum (ETH) h..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-06 03:55
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency

Report Reveals 18% of Investors Buy Bitcoin With Borrowed Money


"Just recently the consumer group Lendedu released a report on bitcoin investors who use credit to purchase digital currencies. According to the survey, out of 672 active bitcoin investors polled, 18.1..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-05 23:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, report

Despite Multiple Government Warnings, Indians Flock to Crypto Exchanges


"The Indian government has been actively issuing warnings regarding the risks of investing in cryptocurrencies such as bitcoin. However, Indians are not deterred, crowding to register at crypto exchang..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-05 21:05
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, share

2 US States Issue Warnings Over Cryptocurrency Investments


"The American states of Idaho and Alaska have both issued warnings over investments involving cryptocurrencies."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-05 14:00
Taggar: currencies, investment

Off the Leash? Bitcoin Looks North After Breaking $16K


"Bitcoin is gaining altitude today, amid a sharp drop in prices of some alternative currencies. Is $18,000 in sight?"

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-05 13:00
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies

Zuckerburg to Study Cryptocurrency in Quest to Decentralize Facebook


"The CEO of Facebook has announced he's open to exploring blockchains and cryptocurrencies in his first public comments on the topic."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-05 07:20
Taggar: currencies

VR Penny Stock Up 200% on Crypto Pivot Claims


"A VR penny stock saw 200 percent surge in stock price after announcing a shift in corporate focus to cryptocurrencies."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-04 21:25
Taggar: currencies, rate

Ethereum Over $1000 and $100B Market Cap, BTC Dominance at 32% Record Low


"This day might be remembered in the history books as a major milestone for cryptocurrency diversification or as another colossal indicator of the altcoin bubble. There are now three cryptocurrencies w..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-04 20:50
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, market

Ripple Fever? Other Crypto Assets Are Outpacing Its 2018 Gains


"Alternative cryptocurrencies have seen a notably boost, though those that are grabbing the most news don't necessarily have the largest recent gains."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-04 20:25
Taggar: currencies

Market Trends to Watch for in 2018


"Capital Market trends investors will be looking at for 2018: Crypto-currencies: Bitcoin – the rise of regulators U.S corporate tax cuts: What’s the ‘real’ potential? Interest r..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-04 19:48
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies, market, rate

Total Capitalization of the Crypto Markets Now Exceeds $750 Billion


"The total market capitalization of all cryptocurrencies has broken into new highs, with coinmarketcap indicating that the market cap of the combined crypto markets is approximately $760 billion USD as..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-04 17:54
Taggar: analysis, bitcoin, currencies, currency, market

Down But Not Out: Bitcoin Holds Onto Bullish Territory


"Bitcoin has come under pressure today amid sharp gains in alternative currencies, but the charts are showing no signs of panic."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-04 13:05
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies

These Dutch Researchers Are Mining Cryptocurrencies With Body Heat


"Cryptocurrencies may be bringing us closer to a world of singularity and the Matrix more than we can imagine. One experiment designed by Manuel Beltrán aims to bring humans closer to this world by usi..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-04 12:56
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies

Chinese Cryptocurrency Exchanges Delay Launching in South Korea Due to Regulation


"Two major Chinese cryptocurrency exchanges have delayed their launches in South Korea due to uncertainties surrounding the government’s regulation. The regulators are currently working on a real..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-04 05:33
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, share, trading

Statistical Analysis Reveals Ties That Bind the Cryptocurrency Markets


"Predicting the price movements of cryptocurrencies is a dark art that combines technical and fundamental analysis with an understanding of human psychology. A recent analysis dispels a little of that..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-04 05:30
Taggar: analysis, bitcoin, currencies, currency, fundamental analysis, market

Drafting Laws and ?Hodling?: U.S. Congress Discusses Cryptocurrency Disclosure


"U.S. lawmakers have been ramping up their efforts to regulate bitcoin and other digital currencies. Recently, advocacy groups who focus on government transparency have been growing concerned about pol..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-03 21:55
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency

Korean Lawyers Take Government to Court over Crypto Regulation


"A law firm from Seoul has decided to address arbitrary measures taken by authorities to regulate cryptocurrency trade. Korean lawyers have filed an appeal accusing their government of ?unconstitutiona..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-03 19:55
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, currency trade

From Mansions to Prisons: Bitcoin and Real-Estate Doesn?t Mix So Well


"There’s been a lot of hype surrounding purchasing real-estate with cryptocurrencies like bitcoin. However, even though bitcoin has spiked considerably in value using the asset for purchasing pro..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-03 10:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, real estate

Bitcoin Adoption in Africa Hinders EAC Plans for a Unified Currency


"Due to a declining economy and eroding national currencies, the East African Community (EAC), an intergovernmental central bank organization composed of six countries in eastern Africa have plans to a..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-02 23:30
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies, currency, economy

Markets Update: Cryptocurrencies See Big Gains After New Year?s Day


"The second day of the new year sees cryptocurrency markets come back after another holiday slump over the past few days. Bitcoin core markets are up 4 percent, averaging between $14,600-14,800 across..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-02 20:54
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, market

The Bitcoin Exchange That Once Dominated China Is Heading to Japan


"At one time the Beijing-based digital currency exchange Huobi was once the largest bitcoin trading platform in China before the central bank stopped domestic exchanges from trading cryptocurrencies. T..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-02 08:30
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies, currency, financial, trading

South Korean Exchanges Revise Policies to Comply with Crypto Regulation


"South Korea’s cryptocurrency exchanges have implemented changes to comply with the government’s mandates announced last week. In addition to restricting certain customers from trading cryp..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-02 03:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, trading

Video: How ShapeShift CEO Erik Voorhees Makes Sense of Crypto Assets


"Think all crypto assets are cryptocurrencies? ShapeShift CEO Erik Voorhees breaks down how he sees the evolving taxonomy of the blockchain industry."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-01 19:01
Taggar: currencies

New Website Provides Guide to US Cryptocurrency Law


"Cryptocurrency law can be maddeningly vague. From taxation to commodities, the US constitution is characterized by ill-defined and occasionally contradictory statutes regarding digital currencies. Law..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-31 23:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency

PR: Cryptocurrencies Are Now Instantly Spendable with MoxyOne?s White Labelled Debit Cards


"Cryptocurrencies are now worth over $600 billion. This is more than the net worth of Amazon or Facebook. Owing to its continual growth, many great projects have emerged that are developing to enhance..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-31 12:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies

Surveys: 73% of Russians Will Increase Crypto Investments


"A recent survey shows that 49% of Russians want to receive cryptocurrency as gifts, with a large percentage specifying bitcoin. As cryptocurrencies grow in popularity, another survey reveals 73% of Ru..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-30 08:05
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, investment

Our Top 5 Bitcoin ?Good News? Stories of 2017


"When the history of Bitcoin and blockchains is written, 2017 will be the year tagged as the ?turning point? when Bitcoin and ?red hot? blockchain technology went mainstream. The steadily rising bit..."

Blog: Bitcoin Magazine
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-29 20:20
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, gold, investment, market, oil, point, profit, share, trading

Indian Finance Ministry: Cryptocurrencies Are 'Like Ponzi Schemes'


"The India government doubled down its skepticism over cryptocurrencies, calling them like "Ponzi Schemes.""

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-29 20:00
Taggar: currencies

Russian Cryptocurrency Bill Is Ready ? Regulators Share Details


"The bill for the regulation of cryptocurrencies and initial coin offerings (ICOs) in Russia is ready. It was jointly developed by the country’s central bank and finance ministry. The regulators..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-29 17:01
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies, currency, finance, share

The Greatest Bitcoin Memes of 2017


"2017 will go down as the year that everyone in bitcoin got rich, not on cryptocurrencies, but on the rich memes that were in such plentiful supply. If there was one upside to all the in-fighting, name..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-29 11:40
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies

PR: mBit Casino Adds Litecoin, Bitcoin Cash and Dogecoin


"It has just been announced that mBit Casino will now support 3 new cryptocurrencies, making them one of the first major Bitcoin casinos to support Dogecoin as well as 3 of the 5 largest cryptocurrenci..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-28 20:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, market

Is South Korea?s Decision to Limit Cryptocurrency Speculation a Positive?


"South Korea’s decision to further regulate speculation in cryptocurrency trading is “quite positive,” according to BitSpread Founder and CEO Cedric Jeanson.”I think it’s..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-28 12:04
Taggar: currencies, currency, currency trading, spread, trading

The North American Bitcoin Conference Returns to Miami Bigger Than Ever


"The North American Bitcoin Conference (TNABC) is coming back to the sunshine state after cryptocurrencies and blockchain assets had a phenomenal year in 2017. Also read: Belarus Legalizes Cryptocurren..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-28 12:00
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies

Survey Says 31% of South Korean Workers Are Cryptocurrency Investors


"Survey data shows that about three out of every 10 South Korean workers have invested in cryptocurrency in some shape or form.  Also Read: Former FDIC Chair Sheila Bair on Bitcoin: ?Value ? Like Beaut..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-27 22:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency

EUR/USD Rises During Slow Holiday Trading


"EUR/USD rose during the Wednesday’s slow trading. With absence any major fundamental drivers, traders flocked to riskier currencies, avoiding safer ones. US economic data was mixed as&..."

Bitcoin Holds onto Gains


"Bitcoin rose for a second day Wednesday as it continued its recovery from a pre-Christmas slump.The largest cryptocurrency fluctuated between gains and losses and traded 2 percent higher around $16,24..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-27 14:52
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, trading

EU Finance Commissioner: The Political Body Has No Plans to React to Bitcoin


"Some members of the European Union have been discussing the popularity of the decentralized currency bitcoin, and the EU?s political body recently added ?digital currencies? to its anti-money launderi..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-27 05:35
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, finance, financial

A Central Bank Cryptocurrency? Not in 2018


"Central bank digital currencies may sound like a nice idea, but blogger JP Koning argues they'll remain just that in 2018 ? an idea. "

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-26 19:30
Taggar: bank, currencies

Major University in Belarus Debuts Crypto Diploma Course Following Legalization


"Following the legalization of cryptocurrencies and initial coin offerings (ICOs) in Belarus, a major Belarusian technical university is now offering a diploma course covering cryptocurrencies, their d..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-26 15:59
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies

BitcoinGet Payouts


"What a year it has been for Bitcoin. We saw a meteoric rise in price and an influx of new users. To say the least, it has been an exciting year for everyone involved. The rapid growth of Bitcoin has..."

Blog: BitcoinGet
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-26 14:42
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, point

Crypto Assets Bolster the Season of Giving in 2017


"The season of giving is here, and individuals all around the world have been giving away lots of valuable cryptocurrencies during the holidays. As the digital asset economy continues to gain value, pe..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-26 14:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, economy, market

Miners from 15 Countries to Give Input for Russian Cryptocurrency Bill


"Cryptocurrency miners from 15 countries have confirmed that they will be showing Russian parliamentarians how cryptocurrencies are mined and discussing their countries’ specific approaches to mi..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-25 10:20
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency

Forex Brokers Update ? December 24th, 2017


"No new companies have been listed this week. Just a few updates have been made to the listed brokers: LiteForex lowered commission for trading on ECN accounts. Binary.com rais..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-24 17:38
Taggar: brokers, currencies, forex, margin, trading

It Came from the East: How Asia Bolstered Cryptocurrencies in 2017


"Bitcoin and the digital asset economy has seen a meteoric rise in value over the course of 2017. Various countries have caught the cryptocurrency fever, but the lion’s share of digital asset dem..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-24 05:27
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, economy, share

A New Line of Sex Toys Lets You ?Get Off? With the Price of Bitcoin


"Bitcoin markets and the overall value of cryptocurrencies have been going crazy with price swings over the past few months. To add a little more excitement to following the charts, a porn firm called..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-23 09:55
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, market

Edward Snowden Launches Open Source Safe Room App


"Smartphones aren?t just about basic communication. They hold intensely personal information, financial records, hordes of cryptocurrencies. As valuable as they are to owners, they?re at least that or..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-23 01:59
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, financial

Crypto Craters


"CRYPTO-RIVALS As some rival cryptocurrencies slid along with bitcoin, the total estimated value of the crypto market fell to as low as $440 billion, according to industry website Coinmarketcap, having..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-22 23:34
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, market

Fedcoin Could Be Coming Soon, But Would It Really Challenge Bitcoin?


"The idea of ?Fedcoin,? a cryptocurrency sponsored by the U.S. government and managed by the Federal Reserve, has been around for quite some time. ?Imagine that the Fed, as the core developer, makes..."

The SEC Crackdown on Suspicious Cryptocurrencies Is Getting Serious


"The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC)?s investigation over shady behavior in the cryptocurrency market will only continue, said former chairman Harvey Pitt. Also Read: Popular Chat App Kak..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-22 21:58
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, market, trading

Some Crypto Assets Are Trending Up Amid Today's Drop


"Amidst today's market drop, several cryptocurrencies reported gains during the afternoon trading session. "

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-22 21:35
Taggar: currencies, market, report, trading

Belarus Legalizes Cryptocurrencies and ICOs ? Tax-Free for Five Years


"The president of Belarus, Alexander Lukashenko, has signed a decree which legalizes cryptocurrencies, initial coin offerings (ICOs), and smart contracts. All crypto transactions and related income, in..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-22 21:07
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, report

Tim Swanson: Enterprise Blockchain is in a "Trough of Disillusionment?


"There are few people who have worked in the blockchain technology space for so long and maintained such a seemingly disinterested and skeptical perspective on the emerging technology as Tim Swanson..."

Blog: Bitcoin Magazine
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-22 17:51
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, dollar, financial, investment, market, rate

Wikileaks to Accept Additional Cryptocurrencies for Donations


"Julian Assange stated in a Tweet that Wikileaks is seeking to add new cryptocurrencies in the future after FPF announced the closure of its support."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-22 14:00
Taggar: currencies

PR: Money Metals Exchange ? Investors Can Now Buy and Sell Precious Metals Using Various Crypto-Currencies


"Money Metals Exchange Now Transacts in Bitcoin, Ethereum, Litecoin, Ripple, Bitcoin Cash, and More? National precious metals dealer Money Metals Exchange today announced expanded services for customer..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-22 12:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies

Wikileaks Founder Responds to Banking Blockade 2.0: ?Use Cryptocurrencies?


"This week the founder of Wikileaks, Julian Assange, told his 600,000 Twitter followers that the website that exposes government corruption is suffering another ?banking blockade.? According to Assange..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-21 20:55
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies

All of the Top 20 Cryptocurrencies Hit Record Highs This Week


"Each of the top 20 cryptocurrencies by market capitalization hit an all-time price high in the past four days, according to market data. "

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-21 20:40
Taggar: currencies, market

Cheated Cryptocurrency Investors Are Taking Matters Into Their Own Hands


"Blockchain transactions are irreversible: that?s one of the strengths of digital currencies such as bitcoin. But when funds are stolen, it means there?s no recourse for getting them back. Hacks and sc..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-21 18:00
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency

Ringgit Retreats ahead of Key US economic data on Friday


"KUALA LUMPUR, Dec 21 ? The ringgit retreated from recent gains to close easier against the US dollar today as favourable greenback sentiment curbed interest for regional currencies, a dealer said. At..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-21 12:53
Taggar: currencies, dollar, trading

Japanese Entertainment Giant DMM Unveils Details of Crypto Exchange to Launch Next Month


"Japanese entertainment conglomerate DMM Group, the operator of popular e-commerce site DMM.com with 27 million members, is preparing to launch a cryptocurrency exchange. 7 cryptocurrencies, 14 trading..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-21 09:50
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, margin, rate, report, trading

Ron Paul: Fed-Led Quantitative Easing Sparked Cryptocurrency Surge


"Ron Paul said today that he believes the U.S. government's monetary policies have fueled the rise in the price of cryptocurrencies like bitcoin."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-20 20:00
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies

Singapore Central Bank Urges 'Extreme Caution' on Bitcoin Investment


"The Monetary Authority of Singapore has become the latest financial watchdog to issue a warning on the risks of investing in cryptocurrencies."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-20 14:00
Taggar: currencies, financial

Morgan Stanley: Hedge Funds Poured $2 Billion into Cryptos in 2017


"Banking giant Morgan Stanley has estimated that hedge funds invested $2 billion in cryptocurrencies this year."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-20 13:01
Taggar: bank, currencies

Tax Reform $ Bounce


"Tax Reform Bounce Foreign Exchange Traders were getting very edgy in Asia yesterday amid holiday-thinned markets with little impetus one way or the other, but thankfully there was some news to sink th..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-20 02:05
Taggar: currencies, dollar, foreign exchange, market

After Second Hack This Year, South Korean Exchange Youbit Closes Down


"South Korean exchange Youbit announced on its website today that it is closing down after a hack early Tuesday, December 19, 2017, that resulted in the loss of 17 percent of its assets.The exchange..."

Blog: Bitcoin Magazine
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-19 22:02
Taggar: analysis, bank, bitcoin, currencies, rate, report, share

Markets Update: Several Coins Surging as Crypto-Economy Value Tops $600 Billion


"This week on December 19 the cryptocurrency market capitalization for all digital assets has crossed a significant $609bn valuation. Digital currencies are becoming more valuable every day, and this w..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-19 21:50
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, economy, market

Are We Misunderstanding the Cryptocurrency Craze?


"There’s no doubt that people are in a frenzy over cryptocurrencies. Not just bitcoin, but ether and litecoin and a number of others have seen huge gains this year.The interest in cryptocurrencie..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-19 17:25
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies

Vaultbank Forges New Path to Value Creation


"There was a time back in 2016 when the price of bitcoin was worth less than $1,000. During that year, a number of digital assets saw a significant rise in value. Few really knew what Bitcoin was, l..."

Blog: Bitcoin Magazine
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-19 14:35
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies, currency, dollar, financial, investment, market, rate, share, trading

Bitcoin Risks Bearish Price Reversal as Altcoins Surge


"Bitcoin prices are feeling the pull of gravity today, amid solid gains across many alternative cryptocurrencies."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-19 13:50
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies

India?s Crypto Crackdown: Wealthy Bitcoiners Targeted, Start-Ups Scrutinized


"It has been a busy week for the government of India concerning cryptocurrencies. After it raided crypto exchanges, it is now actively investigating wealthy bitcoiners through the Income Tax Department..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-19 12:55
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies

Asian Currency Overview via Reuters


"(Reuters) – Most emerging Asian currencies crawled higher on Tuesday, with the dollar holding steady ahead of a congressional vote on U.S. tax cuts, while the Thai baht softened on expectations..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-19 08:36
Taggar: currencies, currency, dollar, rate

Asian Currency Overview via Reuters


"(Reuters) – Most emerging Asian currencies crawled higher on Tuesday, with the dollar holding steady ahead of a congressional vote on U.S. tax cuts, while the Thai baht softened on expectations..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-19 08:36
Taggar: currencies, currency, dollar, rate

PR: Extra Credit Takes Bitcoin Education to the Next Level


"For the first time, someone is empowering people to learn about cryptocurrencies. Extra Credit, which is a dual effort with Bitcoin Homework, is a new venture that combines blockchain technology with..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-18 20:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies

CFTC Launches Online Resources for Bitcoin Investors


"The top derivatives regulator in the U.S. has created a new information portal for cryptocurrencies, a move that came just days ahead of a major bitcoin futures launch."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-18 20:15
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies

Canadian TSX Venture Exchange Approves Crypto-Mining Company HashChain to Launch Monday


"On December 18, 2017, HashChain Technology, a cryptocurrency mining company, went public for the first time on the TSX Venture Exchange under the ticker symbol KASH, joining at least eight other cr..."

Blog: Bitcoin Magazine
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-18 20:07
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, market, oil, point, profit, rate, share, shares, trading

2018: The Year Central Banks Begin Buying Cryptocurrency


"A former central banker is predicting big changes on major central bank balance sheets as cryptocurrencies continue to gain adoption and market share."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-17 15:30
Taggar: bank, currencies, market, share

US Treasury Report: DLT Data Storage Raises Oversight Concerns


"The Financial Oversight Stability Council acknowledged that virtual currencies are becoming more common, but have a limited impact on the economy."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-15 22:00
Taggar: currencies, economy, financial

Ethereum, Ripple And Litecoin Have Arrived on Bloomberg Terminals


"Financial data firm Bloomberg has added three new cryptocurrencies to its Terminal service."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-15 18:00
Taggar: currencies, financial

Korean Regulation Fails to Shake Bitcoin Market But Could Wipe Out Some Exchanges


"After South Korea’s regulators announced their emergency measures for cryptocurrencies, the bitcoin market breathes a sigh of relief. While a blanket ban was not adopted, other smaller bans rema..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-15 14:55
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies, market, report

South Korea Releases Emergency Measures for Cryptocurrency Regulation


"South Korea’s government released emergency measures for cryptocurrency regulation on Thursday. Bitcoin exchanges will now be regulated. Among other measures, there will be a ban on banks, minor..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-15 11:10
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies, currency, report, trading

US Government to Sell Off $10 Million in Seized Bitcoin and Bitcoin Cash


"U.S. prosecutors in the state of Utah are moving to sell millions of dollars-worth of cryptocurrencies seized in an opioid drug case."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-15 11:00
Taggar: currencies, dollar

South Korea Moves to Regulate Domestic Bitcoin Trading, Exchanges


"Since late November 2017, South Korea has looked to regulate cryptocurrency trading in domestic exchanges, including Bithumb, Coinone and Korbit,  The Korea Herald reports. Now, trying to tame the..."

Japan's GMO Internet Group Will Pay Thousands of Workers in Bitcoin


"Blockchain development companies and the cryptocurrency press have been paying their workers in cryptocurrencies for years, but one realizes that the times are truly changing when mainstream compan..."

South Korean Banks Drop Crypto Accounts as Government Plans a Ban


"South Korean regulators have announced a plan to ban banks from activities involving cryptocurrencies, prompting major banks in the country to declare they will no longer issue accounts required for c..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-14 04:00
Taggar: announcement, bank, bitcoin, currencies, trading

Crowdfunding Giant Indiegogo Joins the ICO Bandwagon


"On December 12, the well-known international crowdfunding website Indiegogo announced that the firm is getting into cryptocurrencies and initial coin offerings (ICO). Now Indiegogo users can utilize t..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-13 22:10
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies

South Korea Imposes Six Conditions for Crypto Exchanges to Operate


"The government of South Korea is preparing a bill which attempts to prohibit all transactions involving cryptocurrencies including bitcoin unless they take place through exchanges that meet six condit..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-13 10:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, rate, report

IcyWallet Offers a Cold Storage Bitcoin Wallet for the Visually Impaired


"Safely storing cryptocurrency can be confusing, especially for newcomers to the space, but for people with visual impairments, finding an accessible option is especially challenging.IcyWallet is a..."

Blog: Bitcoin Magazine
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-12 18:27
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies, currency, market, point, rate

CFTC Chair: Cryptocurrencies 'Unlike Any Commodity' Agency Has Seen


"Cryptocurrencies have proven to be a unique challenge for the Commodity Futures Trading Commission, the agency's chairman has said."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-12 18:20
Taggar: currencies, trading

New In-Game Cryptocurrency Systems Let You Buy Assets in the Virtual Reality World


"High Fidelity is announcing the launch of Avatar Island, a VR domain where High Fidelity users can purchase items for their avatars, all contributed by digital artists from around the world.High Fi..."

Blog: Bitcoin Magazine
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-12 17:23
Taggar: bear, bitcoin, currencies, currency, dollar, economy, market, rate

SEC Ramps Up Crypto Oversight ? Hires Coin ETF ?Expert?


"After what many considered a dithering reluctance, the bureau charged with maintaining order in the world’s biggest speculative markets, the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), is rampi..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-12 07:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, market, point

Bitcoin Futures Are Here: The Story So Far


"The week ahead will give better future indication of Bitcoin derivatives products as yesterday at 6 p.m. EST, the Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE) allowed bitcoin futures to begin trading unde..."

SEC Official: Cryptocurrency Investment Funds Raise Questions


"The head of the SEC's investment management office said the agency is weighing questions related to funds that plan to hold cryptocurrencies."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-11 09:00
Taggar: currencies, investment

Asia FX mostly higher


"(Reuters) – Most Asian currencies were firmer on Monday as the dollar weakened broadly after disappointing wage data raised questions about the pace of U.S. interest rate increases next year. No..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-11 08:40
Taggar: currencies, dollar, employment, point, rate, report

Deutsche Bank: Blockchain Opportunities Are 'Huge'


"A presentation by the bank's wealth management execs declared that blockchain technology has a lot of potential, but was lukewarm of cryptocurrencies."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-11 05:00
Taggar: bank, currencies

South Korea Clarifies Position After Reports of Possible Ban on All Crypto Transactions


"South Korea’s top financial regulators have clarified their position following reports by local media that they have been considering a possible ban on all cryptocurrency transactions, particula..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-11 01:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, financial, report

PR: Pivx Brings Absolute Privacy to Proof of Stake Cryptocurrencies with Zerocoin Protocol Implementation


"TORONTO ? PIVX (Private Instant Verified Transaction), has rolled out its highly anticipated new core wallet v3.0.0 that includes support for a next-generation proof of stake privacy solution utilizin..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-09 20:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency

Bitcoin for Beginners: Which Cryptocurrency Exchange Should I Use?


"It?s a question which surfaces daily on Telegram, Twitter, and Reddit: ?Which exchange should I join?? The cheapest and most reliable means of purchasing cryptocurrency is generally through an exchang..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-09 02:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency

Russian Regulators Draft Law to Restrict Crypto Mining, Payments, and Token Sales


"The Russian Ministry of Finance has revealed some details of the upcoming bill to regulate cryptocurrencies which the ministry has been preparing in collaboration with the central bank. The ministry i..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-08 20:05
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies, currency, finance, market

Bitfinex Experiences Withdrawal Difficulties


"The issues facing Bitfinex continue to mount, with the exchange receiving numerous complaints from customers who have been waiting for days for withdrawals in a range of cryptocurrencies to process. T..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-08 12:00
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies

Fintech and Crypto Regulations Expected to Pass in Mexico on December 15th


"On Tuesday, Mexico?s Senate passed a bill designed to regulate the country?s emerging fintech sector, including regulatory provisions pertaining to bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies in Mexico.  Also..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-07 21:30
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies, currency

Yahoo Finance App Users Can Now Track Their Bitcoin Balance at Coinbase


"With exchange-traded bitcoin futures almost here, cryptocurrencies are becoming popular mainstream investment instruments in the eyes of many. As such, every trading and investing service must give it..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-07 19:55
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, finance, investment, trading

Russian Presidential Candidate: ?We Will Legalize Bitcoin and Other Cryptocurrencies?


"A recently-announced Russian presidential candidate, Boris Titov, is a bitcoin advocate. He promises to legalize bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies if elected. Titov is friends with President Vladimir..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-07 11:50
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies

South Korea Unveils Plans to Tax Crypto Users and Get Their Data From Exchanges


"The South Korean National Tax Service has announced its plan to impose taxes on cryptocurrencies including bitcoin. The agency is also discussing ways to make it compulsory for cryptocurrency exchange..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-06 22:50
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency

India's Central Bank Sounds the Alarm (Again) on Bitcoin


"The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has issued a new warning on cryptocurrencies, the second time this year the central bank has done so."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-06 07:00
Taggar: bank, currencies

New York Assemblyman Proposes Digital Currency Task Force


"A few new bills have been proposed by New York state officials concerning the implications of blockchain technology and cryptocurrencies. One of the bills sponsored by the democratic assemblyman Clyde..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-05 07:55
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, financial, market, spread

Azerbaijan Rejects Crypto as Means of Payment


"The chairman of Azerbaijan’s Central Bank (CBA), Elman Rustamov, has described the nation?s position regarding cryptocurrencies as ‘conservative’ according to local reports. Mr. Rust..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-05 02:30
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies, report

US Stocks Rise on Tax Reform Optimism


"The dollar jumped on Monday versus the currencies of most other developed and emerging nations while Treasury yields rose and Wall Street was primed for a another record-setting day after the U.S. Sen..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-04 16:54
Taggar: bank, currencies, dollar

New Bitcoin Drivechain Proposals Submitted


"Bloq software developer and Hivemind chief scientist, Paul Sztorc, has recently submitted Bitcoin Improvement Proposals (BIP) for so called Drivechain technology. Sztorc has been steadily working on t..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-04 10:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies

No clear sailing to 114.00 USDJPY -Market Talk


"By Wire News @SuryatapaB ? Japanese stocks sold into the close despite the yen easing against most other currencies. Concerns about the Mueller investigation ultimately overshadowed tax-reform legisla..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-04 08:38
Taggar: bank, currencies, dollar, rate

Are the Aussie Dollar Days Numbered ? ( Radio Interview)


"Presented by: Tan Chung Han @hanctan  Stephen Innes, Head of Trading in Asia-Pacific, OANDA, Singapore The Reserve Bank of Australia is set to make its monetary policy decision on December 5, with mar..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-04 05:23
Taggar: bank, currencies, dollar, market, pound, trading

Dilemma for Ukrainian Regulators: Bitcoins Cannot Be Recognized as Money, Legal Tender, Currency or Securities


"A joint statement between the Ukrainian central bank and the country?s top financial regulators shows that existing legal concepts do not apply to cryptocurrencies. For example, they cannot be recogni..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-03 21:30
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies, currency, financial

Coinsource Adds 18 Bitcoin ATMs in Atlanta, Among Ten Most Unbanked US Cities


"The Texas-based bitcoin ATM network, Coinsource has deployed 20 new machines in the state of Georgia, marking its single largest installation to date. 18 bitcoin ATMs have been installed in the city o..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-03 20:05
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies

?No Regulation Needed? ? Moscow Stock Exchange Plans to Trade Bitcoin Futures


"The largest stock exchange in Russia, Moscow Exchange, has been building an infrastructure for the trading of cryptocurrencies. However, recently the central bank has reportedly ?banned? the exchange..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-02 10:30
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies, currency, report, trading

Trump and the Federal Reserve Are ?Keeping an Eye on Bitcoin?


"The U.S. government is very aware of cryptocurrencies and the rise of bitcoin. This week American authorities from multiple agencies such as the IRS, the Federal Reserve, and President Trump?s press s..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-01 23:00
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies

Paying Rent With Crypto? App for Tenants Adds BTC, LTC, ETH


"Digital rent processor ManageGo will instantly convert the digital currencies into dollars before sending it on to landlords."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-01 18:00
Taggar: currencies, dollar

White House Team Is Monitoring Cryptocurrencies, Says Press Secretary


"The Trump administration has said it is keeping an eye on cryptocurrencies like bitcoin in the wake of its recent explosive price jumps."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-01 10:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies

NYU Plans to Launch an Undergraduate Course in Cryptocurrencies


"This year’s incredible bitcoin rally has raised a lot of interest in the cryptocurrency and created huge demand from people to learn everything they can about the phenomena. One academic institu..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-01 05:55
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency

Malta Bitcoin Schizophrenia: Government and Banks Send Mixed Signals


"Malta Financial Services Agency (MFSA) has issued its Discussion Paper on Initial Coin Offerings, Virtual Currencies and related Service Providers, “to present to the industry a proposed policy..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-01 04:05
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies, financial

ICE Agent: Cryptocurrencies Increasingly Used in Money Laundering


"A U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement agent mentions mixing services at exchanges and anonymity-enhancing currencies in Senate testimony."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-30 23:00
Taggar: currencies

ECB's Yves Mersch: Banks Need Faster Payments to Counter Bitcoin


"European Central Bank board member Yves Mersch has said banks need to launch instant payments systems to counter the rise of cryptocurrencies."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-30 19:10
Taggar: bank, currencies

Trump?s Federal Reserve Nominee: Cryptos ?Don?t Really Matter Today?


"President Donald Trump’s nominee for Chair of the Federal Reserve, current Board Governor Jerome “Jay” Hayden Powell, participated in the constitutionally mandated US Senate confirma..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-30 14:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies

Central Bank Round-Up: Brazil & New Zealand Issue Statements, Cryptos are Assets or Securities in Canada


"During November, several central banks addressed bitcoin and cryptocurrencies. New Zealand’s central bank has issued a statement seeking to educate citizens of the fundamentals underpinning cryp..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-30 12:58
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies

Fed Vice Chair: Cryptocurrencies Threaten Financial Stability


"Decentralized currencies could have "spillover effects" on the wider financial system if they get too big, Fed supervision chief Randal Quarles said."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-30 01:00
Taggar: currencies, financial

Bitcoin Crossed $10K for the First Time: Global Validation or Speculative Bubble?


"Bitcoin surpassed $10K yesterday. To many, the event was a mark of Bitcoin?s accomplishments. But yet, others are concerned that bitcoin has become too speculative, and a pop in the bubble could be..."

Blog: Bitcoin Magazine
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-29 22:24
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, dollar, gold, market, point, profit, rate

South Korea Leader Fears Bitcoin Leads Youth to Drugs, Mexico Ready for Crypto


"“There are cases in which young Koreans including students are jumping in to make quick money and virtual currencies are used in illegal activities like drug dealing or multi-level marketing for..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-29 17:05
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, market

Russian Central Bank Issues New Warning Against Cryptocurrencies


"Russia's central bank warned against investing in cryptocurrencies in its annual Financial Stability Report released Tuesday."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-29 14:00
Taggar: bank, currencies, financial, report

South Korea Outlines Proposed Legislation for Cryptocurrency Exchanges


"The South Korean Financial Services Commission is finalizing its proposals to regulate cryptocurrency exchanges. This follows an earlier ?Bitcoin Regulation Act? submitted by lawmaker Park Yong-jin. M..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-29 10:40
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, financial

Circle to Launch Cryptocurrency Investment App in 2018


"Announced on Tuesday, Circle will be launching a digital investment and storage product for a variety of cryptocurrencies in 2018. "

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-28 20:25
Taggar: currencies, investment

Abra Adds Ether, Launches New Multi-sig Wallet for Holding Digital Assets


"The new Bitcoin-based, multi-signature wallet from Abra is being released hot on the heels of their recent funding announcement, supporting ether and 52 fiat currencies.Now, after running our servi..."

Blog: Bitcoin Magazine
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-28 18:28
Taggar: announcement, bank, bitcoin, currencies, currency, dollar, paypal, rate, real estate

As Bitcoin Prices Soar, Forked Rivals Face Different Paths


"Bitcoin's stellar rally looks to have boosted its spin-offs bitcoin cash and bitcoin gold. But what lies ahead for the rival cryptocurrencies?"

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-28 17:35
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, gold

The Cryptocurrency Market Cap Trends Higher ? Commanding $300Bn This Week


"This week the entire cryptocurrency market capitalization surpassed US$300Bn for the first time in history. Bitcoin?s significant rise in value, alongside the wide variety of other cryptocurrencies ha..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-28 02:00
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, market

Wrangling Data For Enterprise: Blockchain Company Libra Launches Crypto Office


"Libra, a developer of blockchain tax and auditing software, has launched Crypto Office, a new product aimed at the industry?s biggest players: exchanges, market makers and hedge funds.The company w..."

Regulation Round-Up: Kenya, Ghana and Algeria Fudding and Fighting Bitcoin


"Governments across Africa are striking a firm tone regarding bitcoin and cryptocurrencies, with Algeria’s congress expected to ban all cryptocurrencies, and Kenya’s central bank warning ag..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-27 22:55
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies, currency

PR: New Wallet Rahakott Will Make the Cryptocurrency World More Accessible


"A new project, Rahakott, was launched. Rahakott is a cryptocurrency wallet that allows anyone to send or receive digital currencies and to monitor their balance. The surge in demand for cryptocurrenci..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-27 20:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency

Nigerian NDIC Warns That Cryptocurrencies Lack Consumer Protections


"The Nigerian Deposit Insurance Corporation (NDIC) has warned Nigerians that they will not be afforded consumer protections when trading virtual currencies. NDIC representatives also reaffirmed that th..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-27 20:00
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, market, trading

This New Scaling Layer Could Make Payment Channels Ten Times More Effective


"There is no disputing the fact that the Bitcoin network has scalability problems. Micropayment channels are a solution to increase the transaction rate and speed. Yet, this is not the golden soluti..."

Blog: Bitcoin Magazine
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-27 17:58
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, gold, rate, share

Russia?s VTB Bank?s CEO ?Very, Very Dangerous to Invest in Cryptocurrencies?


"Several Russian analysts have made comments regarding bitcoin and cryptocurrencies in recent weeks. German Gref, the head of Sberbank, has stated that cryptocurrencies are becoming a part of daily lif..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-27 16:35
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies

Cryptocurrency Price Surge Could Boost GPU Sales, Says Wall Street Analyst


"Prices increases in ethereum, monero and other cryptocurrencies could spark a sales boost for makers of graphics cards (GPUs)."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-27 13:00
Taggar: currencies

The World?s Worst Named Cryptocurrencies


"Some people call them cryptocurrencies. Others call them altcoins or alts. But to many they?re known as shitcoins: digital currencies that are like bitcoin but, well, crappier. Sure, they may boast fa..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-27 05:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies

Mo? Money, Mo? Problems: Bitcoin Exchanges Struggle Under Growth Explosion


"Bitcoin exchanges are feeling growth pains: locking up customers’ accounts, taking too long to onboard new clients, and sometimes making a mess of enthusiasts’ experience with money’..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-26 15:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, dollar, market

North Korean Citizens Study Cryptocurrencies at Pyongyang University


"North Korean engagement with bitcoin and cryptocurrency appears to be ever growing, with recent reports indicating that university students are now able to access courses on cryptocurrency in the Herm..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-26 11:11
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, report

New Trading Tip Column `Writing On The Wall´ says ?Sell Bitcoin Gold?


"This post is the first in a weekly trading tips series called ?Writing On The Wall?, in which our game theory guide Eric Wall tries to decipher those writings. The retail market forces in cryptocurren..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-25 23:20
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, gold, market, trading

Swiss National Bank Chairman on Crypto: ?Central Banks Are Working on This Very Intensively?


"International bankers are daily confronted with an eight hundred pound gorilla hogging every conversation, bitcoin. Sberbank’s Herman Gref is begrudgingly accepting of cryptocurrencies in a regi..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-25 12:55
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies, pound

Bitcoin, Ether Prices Surge to Fresh All-Time Highs


"The top two cryptocurrencies by market capitalization have continued their respective rallies, setting fresh record highs today."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-25 12:30
Taggar: currencies, market

Dollar Drops in Thanksgiving Week with US Taxes in Spotlight


"December Fed rate hike priced in but fundamentals favour EUR The US dollar depreciated on Friday and touched a five week low against major currencies. The US Thanksgiving holiday truncated the week wi..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-24 22:32
Taggar: currencies, dollar, indicators, point, rate

Regulatory Round-Up: South Korea Says Laissez Faire, Zimbabwe Dislikes and Singapore to Regulate


"South Korea’s Financial Supervisory Service has stated that it won’t regulate the digital token markets due to cryptocurrencies not comprising a legally recognized financial instrument. In..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-24 21:55
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies, financial, market

President of Belarus Expected to Sign Decree to Legalize Cryptocurrencies


"A draft decree on the Belarusian High-Tech Park which would legalize cryptocurrencies is awaiting the president of Belarus to sign into law. Among other provisions, if the law is passed, cryptocurrenc..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-24 12:00
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency

Government of Bermuda Launches Cryptocurrency Task Force


"Bermuda has launched a new working group aimed to advance the regulatory and commercial environment for token sales, cryptocurrencies and more. "

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-24 12:00
Taggar: currencies

Yuan rallies as funding cost highest in five months


"Nov 23 (Reuters) - Most Asian currencies firmed on Thursday as the U.S. dollar weakened after the release of the minutes of the Federal Reserve's last meeting revealed dovish tones. The minutes showed..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-23 13:35
Taggar: bank, currencies, dollar, inflation

PR: Blockchain Intermediators Lamden Announce December Tau Token Crowdsale


"Switzerland: - Cross-chain visionaries Lamden today announced that their Tau token sale will begin mid-December with a goal of raising a total of US$10 million. The Tau token can intertwine multiple b..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-23 12:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies

Malaysia to Place Bitcoiners Under Existing Anti-Money Laundering Laws


"In order “to prevent the abuse of the system for criminal and unlawful activities and ensuring the stability and integrity of the financial system,” Bank Negara Malaysia Governor Tan Sri M..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-23 10:30
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies, financial, trading

Baseball Great Jose Canseco Predicts $10,000 Bitcoin By 2018


"Former Major League Baseball star Jose Canseco is apparently a big believer in blockchain and cryptocurrencies. "

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-22 21:05
Taggar: currencies

Central Bank of Malaysia Plans Cryptocurrency Reporting Rules


"The governor of Malaysia's central bank has provided more detail on upcoming regulations aimed to counter the illicit uses of cryptocurrencies."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-22 16:00
Taggar: bank, currencies

Bitcoin Exchange Globitex Granted European Electronic Money License


"Globitex, a new bitcoin exchange co-founded by former Bitcoin Foundation Executive Director Jon Matonis, is announcing that its parent Globitex Holding (Latvia) group company NexPay UAB has been gr..."

Australian Company Processes $1 Million Worth of Cryptocurrency in Bill Payments Weekly


"Living Room of Satoshi, an Australian company that allows its customers to make payments via credit card, direct bank, or BPAY using eleven different cryptocurrencies, has revealed that the company is..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-22 15:30
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies, currency

Morocco Threatens Bitcoiners, Announces Ban


"Focus on the Use of Virtual Currencies (Mise au point au sujet de l?utilisation des monnaies virtuelles), published by a division of Morocco’s Ministry of Finance, has declared, “The Offic..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-22 09:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, finance, point

ASEAN currencies continue to rally


"Nov 22 (Reuters) – Asian currencies firmed on Wednesday on the back of a weakened U.S. dollar after Federal Reserve chair Janet stuck by her prediction that U.S. inflation would rebound but adde..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-22 07:31
Taggar: currencies, dollar, inflation

Bitcoin ATMs Prompt Audit From Prosecutor?s Office of Russian Republic


"In Tatarstan, a republic of the Russian Federation, the prosecutor?s office has ?warned [a] businessman against violation of the law in connection with [his] installation of terminals for the exchange..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-22 04:57
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency

Philippines Move in Direction to Legalize Bitcoin as a Security


"A principal regulator in the Philippines has announced: “The direction is for us to consider this so-called virtual currencies offerings as possible securities in which case we will apply the Se..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-22 03:10
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies

US Dollar Falls Ahead of Federal Reserve Minutes


"US durable goods and Fed minute to guide greenback The USD has fallen across the board with commodity currencies the biggest movers against the greenback. The Aussie 0.40 percent, the kiwi 0.34 percen..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-21 22:09
Taggar: aussie, currencies, durable goods, kiwi, loonie

Russian Minister States Cryptocurrencies Will Not Be Legally Recognized in Russia


"The Russian Minister of Communications and Mass Media, Nikolai Nikiforov, has expressed his belief that bitcoin will not be legally recognized as a means of payment in the Russian Federation. Despite..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-21 21:10
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency

Zen Protocol?s Mission for Decentralized Finance


"In Eastern traditions, Zen is often defined as a total state of focus, a merging together of body and mind. It involves dropping illusions and seeing things as they are in the present moment.Based..."

Blog: Bitcoin Magazine
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-21 19:46
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, finance, financial, market, point, profit, rate

ECB President Draghi: Cryptocurrency Impact Still 'Limited'


"European Central Bank president Mario Draghi reiterated his view that cryptocurrencies are too small to regulate on Monday."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-21 18:50
Taggar: bank, currencies, rate

Morocco Regulators Warn of Penalties for Cryptocurrency Use


"The foreign exchange office of the Moroccan government has stated that the use of cryptocurrencies can lead to penalties under existing rules."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-21 17:15
Taggar: currencies, foreign exchange

NAGA Flourishes at the Epicenter of Blockchain?s Digital Disruption


"Blockchain technology?s disruptive force in business and commerce has been well documented. With strong momentum ensuing from its beginnings as the foundational technology supporting Bitcoin, distr..."

Russia Will 'Never' Consider Bitcoin Legalization, Says Minister


"The Russian minister of communications and mass media said yesterday that the country will not consider the legalization of digital currencies."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-21 16:01
Taggar: currencies

Rublix Is Reimagining Crypto Trading


"The soaring fortunes of bitcoin and cryptocurrencies is attracting massive amounts of media attention worldwide. This has led to a steady stream of traders flocking to the space amid record prices..."

Blog: Bitcoin Magazine
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-20 15:47
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, finance, investment, market, rate, trading

PR: German Fintech Company Naga Group to Launch Token Pre-Sale


"The NAGA Group, creators of the first blockchain-based ecosystem for decentralized trading, investing, and education in financial markets, virtual goods, and cryptocurrencies. has announced the launch..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-20 00:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, financial, market, trading

From JP Morgan and DBS to Iran and Portugal, Bankers Continue to Sound the Bitcoin Alarm


"Of late, bankers public and private have increased their criticisms of bitcoin and cryptocurrencies, especially as valuation all time highs appear to have no quick end in sight. From destabilization t..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-19 11:55
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies

Overstock Announces Alaska as State Conducting Most Cryptocurrency Purchases


"Overstock board member, Jonathan Johnson, has revealed the top five U.S. states that most frequently conduct purchases using cryptocurrency. Overstock became the first major retailer to accept bitcoin..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-18 23:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, share, shares

Internet Archive Adds Bitcoin Cash and Zcash for Donations


"News.Bitcoin.com recently reported on the San Francisco?based digital library, the Internet Archive, ?hodling? its bitcoin donations and making some nice gains in the nonprofit?s yearly earnings repor..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-18 15:05
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, profit, report

Japanese Financial Authority Clarifies Policy on Cryptocurrencies and ICOs


"The Japanese Financial Services Agency has recently published a document clarifying its financial administrative policies, including its policy on cryptocurrencies and initial coin offerings (ICOs). A..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-18 12:55
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, financial

Crypto Trading and Traditional Assets: New Options for Investors


"While trading of crypto-assets is booming, some investors are looking for options to trade traditional assets like stocks via cryptocurrencies. Three new operators are among those developing tradin..."

Blockchain Coalition Seeks to Make Bitcoin Welcome in Wyoming


"A group of people are on a mission to bring Bitcoin back to the state of Wyoming after unfriendly laws made it impossible to transact with cryptocurrencies there more than two years ago.The Wyoming..."

Blog: Bitcoin Magazine
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-17 20:28
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies, currency, financial, investment, rate

Dollar Mixed Ahead of Fed Minutes


"Politics drive dollar while fundamentals boost euro The USD gained against commodity currencies but was soft against safe havens given the political situation in Washington. The Trump Administration s..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-17 20:02
Taggar: currencies, dollar

Survey Says Bitcoin Holders Won?t Sell Until Well Over $100K


"Three surveys in as many months of residents in the United States, encompassing more than 2,500 people, reveal growing interest in bitcoin and cryptocurrencies. The latest survey introduces eye-poppin..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-17 13:00
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, rate

The Lightning Network Now Supports Transactions Across Blockchains


"Although still in testing phase, the lightning network can now be used to send transactions across different blockchains. The Lightning Labs development team successfully swapped testnet bitcoin fo..."

Blog: Bitcoin Magazine
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-16 22:48
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, rate

World Gold Council Head: ?Nothing to Suggest Gold is Suffering From the Popularity of Crypto?


"Neil Hume, Mining and Commodities Editor for Financial Times, was quick to have World Gold Council Head of Market Intelligence, Alistair Hewitt, dismiss bitcoin?s ascendancy as a reason for gold?s thi..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-16 14:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, financial, gold, market

Real Estate Listings Use Bitcoin to Garner Publicity


"2017 has seen a significant increase in the number of real estate listings made available for purchase using bitcoin. The proliferation of these listings does not appear to have been matched with buye..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-16 11:58
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, real estate

New ?Semi-Decentralized? Cryptocurrency Exchange Navigates Murky Compliance Waters


"Tetra, a new entrant in the cryptocurrency exchange sector, describes itself as a semi-decentralized, peer-to-peer exchange with an emphasis on security and usability: ?Tetra will help create the n..."

Zen Protocol Advances Smart Contracts for Financial Services


"Shunry? Suzuki, the S?t? Zen monk and teacher who helped popularize Zen Buddhism in the United States, once remarked that, "In the beginner's mind there are many possibilities, but in the expert's..."

Blog: Bitcoin Magazine
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-15 15:29
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, brokers, currencies, currency, finance, financial, market, rate

Former Fed Chairman Alan Greenspan: ?Bitcoin is What Used to be Called Fiat Money?


"Just recently the notorious former Federal Reserve chairman Alan Greenspan gave his opinion concerning the rise of bitcoin in 2017. The 91-year old Greenspan explains that he believes the decentralize..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-15 13:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency

US Dollar Stumbles Ahead of Inflation and Retail Sales


"German data surprise boosts EUR The US Dollar is trading lower against a mix of major currencies on Tuesday. Positive data out of Germany has boosted the single currency. The better than expected adva..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-14 22:40
Taggar: currencies, currency, dollar, economy, trading

6 Trillion Dollar Man Says ?Tiny? Bitcoin Succeeds Due to Being ?Anonymous? and ?Cross-Border?


"After almost endorsing cryptocurrencies, Blackrock Inc?s Chief described to Reuters how the world?s most popular cryptocurrency ?is tiny in the scheme of financial markets. There?s too much focus on b..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-14 14:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, dollar, financial, market

Precious Metals and Commodities Weekly 14th November


"Our weekly journey through the precious metals and commodities CFD?s available with OANDA. Jeffrey analyses each using a combination of technical and fundamental analysis. Life has been dull on precio..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-14 12:13
Taggar: analysis, currencies, financial, fundamental analysis, market

Singaporean Mining.sg Reports Increasing Hardware Demand


"Mr. Dexter Ng of Singaporean company Mining.sg has reported growing demand for his company?s cryptocurrency mining hardware. Mr. Ng told Channel News Asia that ?customers come in and order 50 rigs on..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-14 00:30
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies, currency, report

EM Asia FX Subdued


"By Aditya Soni Nov 13 (Reuters) – Most Asian currencies were subdued on Monday as uncertainty about U.S. President Donald Trump’s tax reform plans checked investor enthusiasm. The head of..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-13 08:41
Taggar: currencies

MARKETS ?SCHIZOPHRENIA? ( Radio Interview )


"Presented by: Joyce Goh  BFM @BFMradio Stephen Innes, Head of Trading in Asia-Pacific, OANDA, Singapore Stephen talks about how markets had their Jekyll-and Hyde moments last week. He gives his input..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-13 05:14
Taggar: currencies, market, trading

Sberbank Apologizes for Buying Nearly All Graphics Cards on the Russian Market


"Russia has been suffering from a shortage of graphics cards that can be used to mine cryptocurrencies, causing their prices to almost double. However, it was not ordinary households that purchased mos..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-12 21:30
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies, market

Bread Adds Multi-Currency Support and Loyalty Rewards Tokens


"This week the cryptocurrency wallet provider, Bread, has announced its new wallet upgrade will soon feature multi-currency support for digital assets such as bitcoin cash, ethereum, and ERC-20 tokens..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-12 17:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, market

Antiwar.com Expands Cryptocurrency Acceptance for Enhanced Privacy


"This week the web portal Antiwar.com, a site dedicated to non-interventionism and the opposition of war, has announced the nonprofit is expanding its acceptance of digital currencies. Antiwar plans to..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-12 15:10
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, profit, rate

Markets Update: Cryptocurrencies See Volatile Prices After Canceled Fork


"The price of bitcoin (BTC) has been on a bearish run over the past 72 hours, after reaching $7,900 the day the Segwit2x fork was ?canceled?. Since then bitcoin?s market cap has shaved off over $20B, a..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-11 18:55
Taggar: bear, bitcoin, currencies, market

Bitcoin.com Wallet Celebrates 500,000 Downloads in Three Months


"This week the Bitcoin.com wallet has reached a significant milestone as we are pleased to announce our wallet app has been downloaded 500,000 times since launching the platform. The landmark shows the..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-11 15:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, market, rate

Singapore Central Banker: Regulators Have 'Duty' to Learn from ICOs


"An executive Singapore's central bank has said that developments around initial coin offerings and cryptocurrencies can offer lessons for regulators."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-10 17:00
Taggar: bank, currencies

US Treasury Secretary: We're Looking 'Carefully' at Illicit Uses of Bitcoin


"The U.S. Secretary of the Treasury, Steven Mnuchin, has said his department is looking into the illegal uses of cryptocurrencies such as bitcoin."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-10 14:05
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies

Citigroup CEO: Bitcoin Threat Will Give Rise to State Cryptocurrencies


"Citigroup CEO Michael Corbat has predicted that state-sponsored digital currencies will arise from the threat posed by bitcoin."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-09 13:00
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies

Tim Draper Predicts Using Fiat Currencies in Five Years Will Be Laughable


"After making a prediction that bitcoin would be $10K by 2018, the American venture capitalist, Tim Draper, is still bullish about cryptocurrencies. In fact, Draper believes digital assets like bitcoin..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-09 11:30
Taggar: bitcoin, bull, currencies

Israel Securities Authority Chairman Outlines Concerns Regarding ICOs


"The chairman of the Israel Securities Authority (ISA), Professor Schmuel Hauser, has recently outlined a number of the regulator?s concerns regarding cryptocurrencies and initial coin offerings (ICOs)..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-09 06:55
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies

Chicago Options Exchange Getting the Bitcoin Bug: ?We Believe? says President


"In a conference call updating investors and media on its third quarter (Q3) earnings, Cboe Global Markets, which owns the Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE) and BATS Global Markets, said it’s..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-08 16:55
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, bull, currencies, market

European Central Bank Member: We Aren't Ignoring Cryptocurrency


"European Central Bank board member Benoît C?uré says that the group is following bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies, but do not consider them threats."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-08 09:00
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies

Cryptocurrency Companies See Dramatic Spikes in Share Price


"Numerous companies involved in the cryptocurrency industries have seen dramatic increases in share price following the spectacular performances of bitcoin and many other cryptocurrencies during 2017..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-07 18:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, market, share

PR: B2BX Team Creating a Cryptocurrency Exchange, or ICO from the Real Business


"Perhaps, you have already heard about our B2BX project. This is an aggregator of cryptocurrency liquidity for margin and exchange trading, and distribution of liquidity to brokerage companies. We plan..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-07 12:30
Taggar: bitcoin, brokers, currencies, currency, forex, margin, trading

Malaysia's Securities Watchdog Plans Cryptocurrency Regulations


"Securities Commission Malaysia has revealed it is planning a regulatory framework for cryptocurrencies, as well as a DLT pilot."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-07 12:00
Taggar: currencies

Japanese City Attracts Cryptocurrency Miners with Abundant Renewable Energy


"The government of a Japanese city known for its renewable energy and low temperature in the wintertime is attracting cryptocurrency miners to use its clean electricity. One company has already announc..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-07 09:59
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency

EM Asia Currencies Rebound


"By Patturaja Murugaboopathy Nov 7 (Reuters) - Emerging Asian currencies rebounded on Tuesday as a dollar rally lost some steam on lower U.S. Treasury yields and investors were sceptical that the U.S..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-07 09:31
Taggar: currencies, dollar

Pop Star Bjork to Accept Cryptocurrency Payments for New Album


"Icelandic music star Bjork is partnering with British startup Blockpool to let fans pay with cryptocurrencies for her forthcoming album "Utopia.""

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-06 14:00
Taggar: currencies

Turkish Central Bank President: ?Cryptocurrencies May Contribute to Financial Stability?


"Bitcoin is trending in Turkey, and the country?s central bank officials are starting to notice. This week President Murat Cetinkaya of the Central Bank of Turkey (CBRT) said the financial institution..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-03 21:30
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies, financial

Dollar steadies ahead of NFP


"SINGAPORE (Reuters) – The dollar held steady versus a basket of currencies on Friday, as focus shifted to U.S. jobs data, with President Donald Trump?s nomination of Federal Reserve Governor Jer..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-03 04:40
Taggar: bank, currencies, dollar

PR: Brickblock Announces ICO Token Sale Right After Alpha Version Release


"Brickblock among the few Blockchain startup that aims to revolutionize cryptocurrency investing by creating a platform where holders of different digital currencies can easily invest and trade in real..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-02 18:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, real estate

Regulation Round-Up: Central Banks in Kenya, Swaziland & Australia Have Their Say


"The Central Banks of Kenya and Swaziland have recently made statements pertaining to cryptocurrencies, with Kenya?s central bank indicating that the nation?s financial regulatory bodies will meet at t..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-02 17:55
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies, currency, financial

Bitwage Introduces Payroll Services for 18 Additional Fiat Currencies


"Bitwage has announced that it will introduce 18 new currencies for invoicing. Bitwage is a bitcoin payroll and international wage payment service that allows its users to be paid or pay wages in bitco..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-02 14:58
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, trading

Bitcoin Payroll Startup Bitwage Adds 18 New Currencies


"Bitcoin payroll startup Bitwage has announced support for an additional 18 fiat currencies, including the Russian ruble and the Singapore dollar."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-02 14:00
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, dollar

Next Generation of Canadian Banking Customers Want Bitcoin


"Doug Alexander of Bloomberg Technology reports an online lender’s stock price and value “rose the most in eight months after moving a step closer to giving customers the ability to hold bi..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-02 04:30
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies, report

Swaziland Central Bank Governor: It's 'Not Wise' to Dismiss Cryptocurrency


"The central bank of Swaziland is conducting research into the local use of cryptocurrencies, its governor said last week. "

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-01 10:00
Taggar: bank, currencies

London Stock Exchange Exec: Fiat Cash Impeding Blockchain Trials


"An exec from the London Stock Exchange hinted at growing pains for bank blockchains Tueday, suggesting fiat currencies may be hindering innovation. "

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2017-10-31 23:30
Taggar: bank, currencies

Vietnam's Central Bank Announces Ban on Bitcoin Payments


"The State Bank of Vietnam has issued a statement banning the use of bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies in payments from Jan. 1, 2018."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2017-10-31 17:10
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies

EM FX Asia trades firmer


"  By Susan Mathew Oct 31 (Reuters) - Most Asian currencies advanced on Tuesday with the dollar coming under pressure after investigators probing Russian meddling in the U.S. election had charged Presi..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-10-31 09:21
Taggar: currencies, dollar

Ron Paul: ?Government should stay out of? Bitcoin


"Former presidential candidate Ron Paul recently urged legalization of all competing currencies, crypto and otherwise, during a televised phone interview. He discussed his views on prices going forward..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-10-30 21:02
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, dollar, gold

Australian Central Bank: Regulating Blockchain Protocols 'Unlikely to Be Effective'


"Cryptocurrencies don't pose "any pressing regulatory issues" for the Australian central bank's policies for payments. "

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2017-10-30 20:05
Taggar: bank, currencies

PR: Blockchain Retail Startup Pundi X Raises over Usd 4 Million to Successfully Complete Pre-Sale ICO


"JAKARTA, Indonesia - Pundi X, a blockchain startup that aims to make cryptocurrencies an enabler of ubiquitous cashless payment environments across South East Asia, has successfully closed its pre-sal..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-10-30 19:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, dollar

30% of Bill Miller?s Hedge Fund Is Invested in Bitcoin


"Bill Miller, former chairman of Legg Mason Value Trust mutual fund, and current chairman of Miller Value Partners LLC, has revealed that bitcoin holdings comprise approximately 30% of the assets in Mi..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-10-30 09:13
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, share

Michigan Localbitcoins User Charged with Unlicensed Money Transmitting


"A regular user of Localbitcoins (a facilitator of exchanging fiat currencies for bitcoin) was formally charged in United States District Court. The Michigan man is accused of violating money transmitt..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-10-30 04:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, trading

Politician Ron Paul: US Government Should 'Stay Out' of Bitcoin


"Former U.S. Congressman Ron Paul said this week that he supports cryptocurrencies and blockchain technology."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2017-10-30 04:00
Taggar: currencies

Central Bank of Lebanon Hints at State-Backed Cryptocurrency


"H.E. Mr. Riad Salamé, the governor of Lebanon’s central bank, Banque Du Liban (BDL), told a gathering in Beirut the country’s government is examining a possible state-backed cryptocurrency..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-10-29 23:55
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies, currency

PR: Waste to Energy Blockchain Company 4New Raises $25 Million Within 8 Days of Presale Launch


"LONDON - 4NEW, the company developing Waste to Energy treatment plants today announced that it has successfully secured a $25 million investment from a leading U.S. private equity fund with over 400 m..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-10-29 19:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, investment

Vietnam?s Central Bank Seeks to Ban Bitcoin Activities


"The State Bank of Vietnam has developed a legal framework for digital currencies. The bank has submitted its proposals to its government, seeking to ban activities relating to bitcoin including issuan..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-10-29 17:55
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies

Wall Street Hedge Funds Rush to Cryptocurrencies, 90 Bitcoin-Like This Year Alone


"Autonomous Next, a leading financial technology (fintech) research provider, disclosed to CNBC how 124 hedge funds are invested in crypto assets such as bitcoin. With over 2 billion USD under manageme..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-10-28 22:55
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, financial

Bank of America Bullish on Bitcoin ETFs, Anticipates 1.6 Billion USD Market


"Bank of America Merrill Lynch (BAML) reported how bitcoin has the potential of reaching over one and a half billion dollars as a market for exchanges, suggesting Cboe Global Markets, Inc. (Cboe), due..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-10-28 17:25
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, bull, currencies, dollar, market, report

To B2X or Not to B2X: How Exchanges Will List the SegWit2x Coin


"The SegWit2x hard fork is drawing closer by the day. Within little over two weeks after the publication of this article, a group of Bitcoin companies and miners plans to double Bitcoin?s block weig..."

Blog: Bitcoin Magazine
Tidsstämpel: 2017-10-28 15:06
Taggar: announcement, bank, bitcoin, currencies, currency, market, rate, trading

South Korea Advances Crypto Bill Targeting Multi-Level and Door-to-Door Sales


"South Korea is moving forward with a bill to regulate cryptocurrencies. According to the country’s Ministry of Justice, the bill will primarily focus on cracking down criminal activities includi..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-10-28 11:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency

PR: Palm Beach Research Group Hosting a Free Cryptocurrency Training and Giving Away $1 Million Dollars in Bitcoin


"DELRAY BEACH, Florida - In the past 12 months, no investment market in the world has grown faster, or produced more explosive gains, than cryptocurrencies. Bitcoin alone has risen over 400% in 2017, b..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-10-27 11:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, dollar, investment, market

Japan's SBI Holdings Reveals Wider Push into Cryptocurrency Industry


"The financial services division of Japan?s SBI Group has revealed plans to move deeper into the world of cryptocurrencies and blockchain."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2017-10-27 11:15
Taggar: currencies, financial

UK Treasury: Cryptocurrencies Pose Low Terrorist Financing Risk


"The U.K.Treasury has stated in a report that cryptocurrencies like bitcoin pose "low risk" for terrorist financing and money laundering."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2017-10-27 10:01
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, report

National Bank of Kazakhstan Proposes to Restrict the Exchange and Mining of Cryptocurrencies


"The central bank of Kazakhstan has submitted proposals to its government to restrict some cryptocurrency-related activities. However, the bank’s chairman admitted that he does not fully understa..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-10-27 07:00
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies, currency

Singapore Central Bank Chief: No Regulation for Cryptocurrencies


"The chief of Singapore's central bank has indicated it will not regulate cryptocurrencies, but will stay watchful on the risks posed by the tech."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2017-10-26 10:00
Taggar: bank, currencies

Russian Entrepreneur Files for Trademarks on Vodka Brands ?Bitcoin? and ?Ethereum?


"Russian native and entrepreneur Dmitry Troitsky has plans on creating a product line of vodka named after some popular cryptocurrencies. Troitsky has filed for trademark patents in order to develop th..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-10-26 07:00
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies

Central Bank of Singapore Sees No Reason to Regulate Cryptocurrencies


"Singapore has no plans to regulate cryptocurrencies such as bitcoin, according to the head of the Monetary Authority of Singapore. However, some laws are being formalized that could apply to some cryp..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-10-26 04:30
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies, currency

PR: Smartlands ? the Platform for Agriculture to Be the First ICO on Stellar


"Smartlands is both pleased and excited to announce that its Initial Coin Offering (ICO) will be first hosted on the Stellar network on November 2nd, 2017. This development marks the beginning of a new..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-10-25 19:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, rate

Putin Mandates Crypto and ICO Regulation Be Finalized by July 2018


"Russia’s president Vladimir Putin has issued orders pertaining to the regulation of cryptocurrencies, initial coin offerings (ICO), and cryptocurrency mining. He wants changes made to the Russia..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-10-25 12:00
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies, currency

Bank of Korea Criticized for Poor Crypto Research, Does Not Recognize Bitcoin as Currency


"A parliamentary audit of the Bank of Korea revealed that it has done ?poor? research on digital currencies including bitcoin and ether. The central bank’s governor told lawmakers that digital cu..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-10-25 10:30
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies, currency, trading

Wirex and SBI Holdings Partner Up, Prep to Launch Bitcoin Card in Japan


"London crypto-payments company Wirex just partnered with Japanese-based SBI Holdings. Their goal is to produce a bitcoin and cryptocurrency payment card for Japanese customers. The partnership is gear..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-10-24 22:00
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency

Malta Proposes Rules for Cryptocurrency Investment Funds


"Malta's government has proposed new rules for investment funds that plan to invest in cryptocurrencies. "

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2017-10-24 19:00
Taggar: currencies, investment

Verady?s Vision for Asset Audits and Verification


"The rise of bitcoin along with other cryptocurrencies represents a watershed moment for the world of digital innovation.   But the growth in the market capitalization and complexity of..."

Blog: Bitcoin Magazine
Tidsstämpel: 2017-10-24 17:24
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, financial, market, point, rate, report

Moody?s: Threat of Blockchain and Cryptocurrencies Is Distant but Inevitable


"A report titled ?Consumer Digital Payments ? US,? which was released on October 11 by Moody?s analyst Stephen Sohn and team, reassures the payments sector that blockchain technology is a distant th..."

Blog: Bitcoin Magazine
Tidsstämpel: 2017-10-24 12:51
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, financial, investment, point, rate, report

DRW and Other Firms Embrace High-Frequency Bitcoin Trading


"A large Chicago-based proprietary stock trading firm, DRW, has embraced bitcoin trading over stock trading. DRW has pivoted in accordance with shifting trends in the economy and in the fintech sector..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-10-23 22:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, economy, market, trading

PR: Hedge Token Platform Launched Its Flagship Cryptocurrency Index Named ?Buchman Crypto 30 Index? for Effective Crypto Trading & Investments Content


"Crypto Market Overview Cryptocurrencies are not uncommon thing these days. Most of the institutional as well as individual traders and investors holds a significant percentage of cryptocurrencies in t..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-10-23 19:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, investment, market, profit, spread, trading

Quantum Computing and Building Resistance into Proof of Stake


"While both mining via Proof of Work (POW) and staking are two of the most popular ways to perform work to earn income, cryptocurrencies are also susceptible to advances in computing, which..."

Blog: Bitcoin Magazine
Tidsstämpel: 2017-10-23 17:59
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies, currency, inflation, leverage, rate

Blockchain Technology Takes Center Stage in Science Fiction Thriller (ID)entity


"Philip K. Dick Award finalist (R)evolution, a 2015 near-future science fiction thriller by PJ Manney, ends with the main character?s consciousness transferred to a supercomputer, accompanied by the..."

Blog: Bitcoin Magazine
Tidsstämpel: 2017-10-23 16:44
Taggar: bear, bitcoin, currencies, oil, rate, real estate

Money20/20: Wozniak Thinks Bitcoin Is Better Than Gold


"Steve Wozniak (aka the ?Woz?) thinks Bitcoin is better than gold and the U.S. dollar, which he called ?phony,? because the government can always print more.On Sunday, October 22, 2017, the co-found..."

Blog: Bitcoin Magazine
Tidsstämpel: 2017-10-23 16:15
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies, currency, dollar, financial, gold, point, report, share

Forex Brokers Update ? October 22nd, 2017


"We have listed one new broker during the week that is ending today: ForexGrand — an unregulated Forex broker with CFD and currencies trading via MT4 platform. The minimu..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2017-10-22 12:19
Taggar: currencies, forex, leverage, market, trading

This Blockchain-Powered Platform Aims to Disrupt the Esport Gambling Industry


"Esports wagering is a large ? and growing ? global industry at the intersection between gambling, technology and entertainment. In their 2017 Global Esports Markets Report, Newzoo found that China..."

Blog: Bitcoin Magazine
Tidsstämpel: 2017-10-19 18:24
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies, currency, gold, investment, market, point, profit, rate, report

Connecting the Luxury Fine Art Industry with the Modern Digital Economy


"Latest figures from the Tetaf art market report, released by the European Fine Art Foundation, show that in 2016 global art market sales amounted to an estimated $45 billion, up 1.7 percent from 20..."

South African Officials Consider National Cryptocurrencies ?Too Risky?


"The South African Reserve Bank (SARB) has described the development of national cryptocurrencies as ?too risky? for the central bank to consider. The statement has been made during a period of increas..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-08-26 15:30
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies, trading

Vietnam Prepares to Analyze Legal Framework for Bitcoin


"The Vietnamese government prepares to analyze bitcoin and cryptocurrency. They may provide a regulatory framework for them in the near future. The prime minister Nguy?n Xuân Phúc just approved a plan..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-08-26 10:08
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency

Segregated Witness Activates on Bitcoin: This is What to Expect


"The Segregated Witness (SegWit) soft fork has activated on the Bitcoin network.As of block height 481,824, found at 1:57 UTC by BTCC, all SegWit ready nodes started enforcing the new SegWit consens..."

Blog: Bitcoin Magazine
Tidsstämpel: 2017-08-24 02:01
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, point, rate

$150 Billion: Total Cryptocurrency Market Cap Hits New All-Time High


"The combined value of all publicly traded cryptocurrencies has set a new record, surpassing $150 billion for the first time today."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2017-08-23 13:31
Taggar: currencies

Russian Real Estate Firm Experiments With Selling a Luxury Mansion for Bitcoin


"The Russian real estate firm Kalinka Group has announced that once of its clients is selling his luxurious home for bitcoins. The 4200 square foot country mansion is located in the village of Nikol..."

Nakamoto Institute Daniel Krawisz: ?I Don?t Like Altcoins, but I Like Forks?


"This week the founder of the Nakamoto Institute, and the developer of a bitcoin mixing tool called Shufflepuff, Daniel Krawisz, released a Youtube video giving an interesting perspective on the recent..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-08-22 17:55
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies

PR: LAToken Tokenized Apple Shares to Sell Them for Cryptocurrencies


"This is a paid press release, which contains forward looking statements, and should be treated as advertising or promotional material. Bitcoin.com does not endorse nor support this product/service. Bi..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-08-22 08:00
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, share, shares

Pivot to Jackson Hole


"SINGAPORE (Reuters) – The dollar held steady against a basket of currencies on Tuesday, with traders focusing on the annual central banking conference in Jackson Hole this week for insights on t..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-08-22 03:54
Taggar: bank, currencies, dollar

Gibraltar Gets First Bitcoin ATM While Working on Cryptocurrency Regulation


"The first Bitcoin ATM in the British territory of Gibraltar has been installed. The European tax haven on the southern coast of Spain already has a few Bitcoin businesses and the government is current..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-08-22 02:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency

Comment on Euro-Yen Currency Pair


"In spite of wide short-term variability in the euro’s yen cross rate, the relationship has been pretty stable over the long run. The financial crisis that began ten years ago this month occurred..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2017-08-21 22:15
Taggar: cross rate, currencies, financial, rate

Crypto Exchange Shapeshift Acquires KeepKey Hardware Wallets


"Today, Shapeshift.io announced its acquisition of hardware wallet manufacturer KeepKey. According to the cryptocurrency exchange, by pairing the KeepKey hardware wallet with ShapeShift, users will..."

Blog: Bitcoin Magazine
Tidsstämpel: 2017-08-16 16:12
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, manufacture, rate, trading

April in Figures


"In April, ten-year sovereign debt yields fell a little more sharply in the United States than other economies, but the dollar was mixed, falling against the euro, sterling, and Swiss franc but not the..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2017-04-29 19:57
Taggar: currencies, dollar, oil

Arizona Localbitcoins Trader Detained by U.S. Homeland Security


"A well-known bitcoin blogger and Localbitcoins trader was taken into custody by Federal law enforcement agencies in Arizona last week. Thomas Costanzo, otherwise known as “Morpheus” is all..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-04-29 18:00
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency

West Virginia Bill Aims to Define Bitcoin as a Monetary Instrument


"West Virginia bureaucrats are moving forward to define bitcoin and other digital currencies with an anti-money laundering (AML) bill. The state’s latest House Bill 2585 will add bitcoin to the r..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-04-29 12:00
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency

Emerging Market Asia


"EM Asia With 100 days of unexpected clear sailing for Asia FX under our belts, local EM currencies continued to strengthen despite the reflationary trade fading and commodity prices flagging as inflow..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-04-29 07:48
Taggar: currencies, market

There?s a Big Difference Between Electronic Fiat and Cryptocurrency


"With all different types of digital money these days and accounts represented electronically, people often wonder what’s the difference between traditional electronic currency issued by banks an..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-04-27 18:00
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies, currency

Why All Central Banks? E-Currencies Will Fail Horribly


"Imagine a prize of $1 trillion. Let’s say it’s not legal to claim it, but what if nobody could trace it? Would you do it? If not you, then I’m sure there would be plenty of people wa..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-04-27 12:00
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies

EM Asia : Asean investors grow cautious


"March 23 Most Asian currencies fell against the dollar on Thursday as investors waited to see if U.S. President Donald Trump could push through a health bill to replace "Obamacare", which would open t..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-04-27 06:46
Taggar: currencies, dollar

Emerging Market Asia


"Yuan USDCNY fixed at 6.8896 today, +51 pips from last fixing and -12 pips from the previous closing at 6.8908 at 16:30 Beijing time. While the US Tax reform details remain elusive, the bottom line sho..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-04-27 04:25
Taggar: currencies, dollar

Bitcoin?s Triumphant Q1 Price Resilience and Performance Surpassed All Fiat Currencies


"The price of bitcoin is once again steadily rising towards the US$1300 range and currently outperforming the price of one ounce of gold. The first quarter of 2017 has shown bitcoin?s market resilience..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-04-26 17:37
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, gold, market

South Korea?s Central Bank Report Says ?Bitcoin and Fiat Currency Can Coexist?


"The Bank of Korea joins the growing list of central banks researching virtual currencies like bitcoin. The South Korean bank has just published a research paper that compares cryptocurrencies to tradi..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-04-25 15:00
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies, currency, report

Prague Will Host the Largest Conference Devoted to Cryptocurrencies and Blockchain


"This is a paid press release, which contains forward looking statements, and should be treated as advertising or promotional material. Bitcoin.com does not endorse nor support this product/service. Bi..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-04-24 17:24
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies

Bank of Korea: High Costs Could Limit Cryptocurrency Use


"South Korea?s central bank has published a new working paper on digital currencies. Source"

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2017-04-24 16:40
Taggar: bank, currencies

The UN Wants to Adopt Bitcoin And Ethereum ? And Soon


"The UN is preparing to kick off an epic ethereum pilot, but the future could also include actually accepting cryptocurrencies. Source"

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2017-04-24 15:00
Taggar: currencies

Research Shows How Bitcoin Can Be Attacked Via Internet Routing Infrastructure


"Researchers from ETH Zurich and the Hebrew University have found how “internet routing attacks” and “malicious Internet Service Providers (ISPs)” can attack the Bitcoin network..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-04-20 14:00
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies

USD/CAD Loonie Lower After Gasoline Stocks Cause Oil Price Drop


"The Canadian dollar is weaker against major currencies after a lower drawdown than expected in weekly crude inventories and a higher buildup of gasoline stock pushed down oil prices. American energy p..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-04-19 20:32
Taggar: currencies, dollar, oil

'User-Generated Currency': Bitcoin and the YouTube of Money


"Why the ability of blockchain technologies to create many currencies could create a 'long tail' of new commerce opportunities. Source"

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2017-04-16 13:00
Taggar: currencies

India?s Government Forms Committee to Investigate Bitcoin, Report Due in 3 Months


"The Indian Ministry of Finance on Wednesday announced that the government has constituted a committee to study digital currencies including bitcoin, with a report due in three months. Also read: Drug..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-04-12 23:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, finance, report

How Big is Bitcoin?


"Recently Bitcoin.com reported on the release of a comprehensive cryptocurrency study by the University of Cambridge. One area discussed in this report is the number of users of cryptocurrencies and wa..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-04-12 10:00
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, report

Russia Considers Recognizing Bitcoin in 2018 to Fight Money Laundering


"Russian Deputy Finance Minister Alexey Moiseev reportedly said that his country plans to recognize Bitcoin as a legitimate financial instrument in 2018, in order to fight money laundering. Also read: ..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-04-11 19:50
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies, finance, financial, report

Fidelity Joins IC3 Blockchain Research Initiative


"Fidelity Investments has moved to back a prominent research effort centered on cryptocurrencies and blockchain. Source"

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2017-04-10 19:10
Taggar: currencies, investment

Australia?s Law to End Double Taxation of Bitcoin Stalled


"Last year, Australian Treasurer Scott Morrison promised to swiftly act on changing the goods and services tax (GST) law, in order to end the double taxation of bitcoin and other digital currencies. Ho..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-04-07 11:00
Taggar: bear, bitcoin, currencies

Markets Claw Back Losses As The Dust Settles


"After an initial “Trump Dump” on a flee to safety post the Syrian missile attack, some normalcy returns to Friday’s market. As mentioned this morning, after the initial safe-haven kn..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-04-07 09:13
Taggar: currencies, market

Building 'The Blockchain': Developers Aren't Giving Up on Internet Ambitions


"Even as bitcoin's block size debate rages on, enterprising developers are looking beyond the infighting to focus attention on what's ahead. Adem Efe Gencer is one such developer. A research assistant..."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2017-04-05 16:55
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies

APAC Morning: Waiting For Godot.


"Another sideways overnight session on currencies and indices as traders look forward to the return of the Chinese market from holiday today. The New York session fizzled out across most asset classes..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-04-05 03:04
Taggar: currencies, market, trading

FED Board President Does not Understand Bitcoin or the Nature of Trust


"A recent editorial published by Bloomberg on April 4 had quotes from the Philadelphia Federal Reserve’s Patrick Harker concerning digital currencies. In the article, he demonstrates his ignoranc..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-04-05 01:00
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies, rate

Zcash Enters Top 10 Cryptocurrencies By Market Cap


"Zcash became one of the 10 largest cryptocurrencies by market cap today, a first in the blockchain network's short history. Source"

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2017-04-04 21:00
Taggar: currencies, market

All Business? Bitcoin is Becoming a Hobby for Exchange Employees


"Cryptocurrencies are becoming a notable hobby for exchange traders, even as their businesses struggle to understand applications of the tech. Source"

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2017-04-02 16:30
Taggar: currencies

How Cornell Researchers Are Quietly Reinventing Private Blockchains


"Why some researchers from Cornell's Institute for CryptoCurrencies & Contracts (IC3) are working to improve permissioned blockchain implementations. Source"

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2017-04-02 15:52
Taggar: currencies

Japan Declares Sale of Bitcoin Exempt from Consumption Tax


"March has been a busy month for Bitcoin in Japan. The country officially recognizes Bitcoin as a method of payment today. While Japan prepares to recognize the digital currency, its long-awaited tax r..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-04-01 10:00
Taggar: bitcoin, consumption, currencies, currency

Trump Administration Looking to Penalize Currency Depreciators


"The Trump administration is assessing the scope of its power to penalize countries whose currencies it believes are undervalued, according to two people with direct knowledge of the review, an effort..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-03-30 18:39
Taggar: currencies

Decentralized Exchange Bitsquare Aims to Fulfill the Dreams of the Cypherpunks


"This week Bitcoin.com chatted with Manfred Karrer, the founder of the decentralized cryptocurrency exchange Bitsquare. The platform Bitsquare considers itself to be the first fully decentralized crypt..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-03-30 12:00
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, rate, trading

How Japan Prepares to Recognize Bitcoin as Method of Payment on April 1


"In February, Bitcoin.com reported that the first Japanese bill containing digital currencies, recognizing Bitcoin as a method of payment, was expected to enter into force sometime in April. Last week..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-03-30 09:00
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, financial, report

Inside IC3: How Cornell is Advancing the Science of Bitcoin


"An inside look at Cornell University's IC3 lab, which has numerous projects working on researching and boosting cryptocurrencies such as bitcoin. Source"

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2017-03-29 14:31
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies

Survey: Europe's Online Shoppers Are Wary of Digital Currencies


"European consumers are largely avoiding cryptocurrencies when making e-commerce payments, according to a recent MasterCard survey. Source"

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2017-03-29 12:30
Taggar: currencies, mastercard

Would Bitcoin ?Function? in a Societal Collapse?


"The question is a large obstacle to the mass adoption of digital currencies and it should be addressed head-on. The audiences being targeted as adopters are also a problem. The question and a problem..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-03-29 01:00
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies

Follow the Leader: Analyzing Bitcoin and Cryptocurrency Price Correlations


"Is there a correlation between the price movements of bitcoin and other digital currencies? CoinDesk dives into these relationships. Source"

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2017-03-25 16:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies

EM Asia-Don?t lose the plot


"Reflationary trades have hit a speed bump, but while the latest headlines from the Foggy Dew are negatively impacting, the issue has more to do with the fact that the commodity-linked currencies faile..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-03-23 04:35
Taggar: currencies

Oil Sell-Off Taking Its Toll on CAD and NOK


"Oil is re-asserting its stranglehold on the currencies of energy producers. After ignoring volatile crude prices for most of the year, the currencies of Norway and Canada are succumbing to a selloff t..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-03-22 16:17
Taggar: currencies, oil

Boom in Drug Dealer Digital Currency Use Sparks Worries Among US Officials


"There's been "a substantial increase" in cases involving digital currencies in the drug trade, a DHS official told Congress yesterday. Source"

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2017-03-22 15:20
Taggar: currencies

Western Union Seeks Patent for Digital Currency Analysis


"Money transfer giant Western Union is seeking a patent for a transaction analysis system that could be applied to digital currencies like bitcoin. Source"

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2017-03-21 23:06
Taggar: analysis, bitcoin, currencies

Chinese Central Bank Requiring Extreme Customer Verifications at Exchanges


"A leading Chinese bitcoin exchange, Huobi, reportedly sent a letter to its customers to inform them of yet another set of new Anti-money laundering (AML) requirements. Customers are now required to pr..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-03-21 21:30
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies, report

EU Cracks Down on Cryptocurrency But Fails to Regulate Traditional Banks


"European authorities have been steadfast towards regulating bitcoin because they believe digital currencies bolster money laundering and criminal financing. However, according to reports, a multitude..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-03-21 01:00
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies, currency, report

The EU is Now Targeting ?Unpermissioned? Blockchains


"The EU has recently been very active in attempting to regulate digital currencies, including bitcoin. Last week, Bitcoin.com reported on the European Parliament?s proposal to amend the EU’s four..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-03-20 20:00
Taggar: bitcoin, cable, currencies, currency, report

EUR to focus on French Presidential Debate


"Monday March 20: Five things the markets are talking about Market volatility remains low across markets from equities to currencies and fixed-income as dealers and investors attempt to evaluate how su..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-03-20 12:26
Taggar: bank, currencies, market

Charts: How Bitcoin's Market Dominance is Being Challenged


"Given its status as the original blockchain protocol, it should be no surprise that bitcoin has long dominated the digital currency markets. In terms of market capitalization, it dwarfs other cryptocu..."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2017-03-19 16:33
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, market, spread

Alaska Introduces A Bill to Regulate and License Bitcoin Businesses


"The State of Alaska has introduced a bill this week defining digital currency, as well as broadening its definition of money transmission to include it. A wide array of business functions would requir..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-03-18 15:00
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency

Week Ahead Dollar Drops After Rate Hike


"Fed speakers could stop USD slide The USD is weaker against major currencies across the board after the Fed hiked rates for the third time since the financial crisis but lacked upgrades to the economi..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-03-17 22:06
Taggar: bank, currencies, financial, fx market, market, rate

One-Minute Round Up: A ?Less Hawkish? Fed Has the Market Rethinking Strategy


"There is a lot to absorb after this week’s market sensitive events. It’s been a busy week on the central bank front. Aside from the Fed and the PBoC, many have stood pat (Norges, BoE, BoJ)..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-03-17 12:25
Taggar: bank, currencies, market

Dissecting Swisscoin ? Another Rising ?Cryptocurrency? Blockchain Ponzi


"Just recently Bitcoin.com reported on the Nigerian SEC Association’s warning about Multi-Level-Marketing (MLM) ?cryptocurrencies? such as Onecoin and Swisscoin. Our news team has uncovered quite..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-03-16 18:00
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, economy, market, report

EUR/USD Soars After Fed Hikes Interest Rate


"EUR/USD surged more than1% today after the Federal Reserve hiked interest rates. That may seem counter-intuitive to some as currencies tend to rise when their respective central ba..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2017-03-15 01:31
Taggar: bank, currencies, dollar, rate

EU Law Enforcement: Digital Currency is Impeding Investigations


"Law enforcement agencies in the EU have said that the growing use of digital currencies is impairing their efforts. Source"

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2017-03-14 18:00
Taggar: currencies

Cable Slides in Early Europe


"?There is no particular headline, but I?m seeing early sellers out of Europe,? said Stephen Innes, a senior currencies trader at Oanda Corp. in Singapore. ?I suspect more a case of pre-Article 50 jitt..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-03-14 10:07
Taggar: currencies

Speculation Decreases Bitcoin?s Dominance in Cryptocurrency Markets


"?Long-term I am not seeing the currency dying out or anything of that sort as long as there is demand, and as long as China has capital curbs which keep you from taking out money currencies like bitco..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-03-14 03:00
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, market, report, spread

Digital Currency Regulation Heats Up In The EU As Parliament Proposes Additional Rules


"Europe is seeking to further tighten its grip on digital currencies including bitcoin. Previously, the European Commission has only proposed strict rules for digital currency exchange platforms and cu..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-03-13 20:04
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency

EU Draft Law Outlines Parliament Plan to Monitor Bitcoin Users


"EU Parliament members have published new draft legislation outlining their plans to regulate digital currencies. Source"

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2017-03-13 19:20
Taggar: currencies

Following Bitcoin ETF Rejection Dash and Ethereum Set New Records


"It seems that holders of alternative cryptocurrencies need to thank the SEC for rejecting the Bitcoin ETF."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2017-03-13 10:38
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies

March rate hike fully priced


"  Stephen Innes, Senior Asia Pacific Forex Trader, Oanda With February’s US non-farm payrolls coming in above expectations, the FOMC have little excuse not to raise US interest rates during this..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-03-13 06:48
Taggar: currencies, forex, forex trade, market, rate

Review: Encyclopedia of Physical Bitcoins and Crypto-Currencies


"At some point in the 7th Century BC, the measured round metallic objects we know and love as ?coins? became our archetype for money. Fiat currency – paper tickets purporting to represent actual..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-03-12 03:00
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, point

Research Says Claims of Terrorism Financed With Bitcoin Are Exaggerated


"A new report from a British defense and security think tank, the Royal United Services Institute (RUSI), reveals that reports of terrorism financed through Bitcoin are greatly exaggerated. Also Read: ..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-03-10 09:00
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, finance, rate, report

New Hampshire Exempts Bitcoin from Money Transmitter Regulations in New Bill


"New Hampshire is known as the ‘Live Free or Die’ state. Living up to its nickname, the state house passed House Bill 436 early Wednesday morning. The bill exempts virtual currencies like b..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-03-10 02:00
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies

Texas Lawmaker: No Government Shall Prohibit Bitcoin


"The lone star state of Texas has always been well-known for its stance on constitutional rights. On March 2, State Representative Matt Schaefer submitted a proposal to revise the state?s constitution..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-03-08 07:00
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies

Fed March Rate Hike Already Priced in as Markets Await ADP Payrolls


"The U.S. dollar rose against major currencies on Tuesday ahead of employment data to be released this week. Comments from U.S. Federal Reserve members quickly shifted the expectations on the actions o..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-03-07 22:13
Taggar: bank, currencies, dollar, employment

Reserve Bank of India Predicting the Future of Bitcoin


"The Deputy Governor of the Reserve Bank of India (RBI), R. Gandhi, gave a keynote address last week at a fintech conference stating that Bitcoin has value and is eliminating currency. However, he also..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-03-06 19:00
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies, currency

US Dollar Gains Ahead of Jobs Report on Friday


"The U.S. dollar was firmer against most major currencies with the exception of the Japanese yen, which benefited from haven demand amid heightened geopolitical risks in Asia and Europe. The ICE Dollar..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-03-06 17:00
Taggar: bank, currencies, dollar, trading

Bitcoin Debit Card Wirex Raises $3m from Japanese Conglomerate SBI


"?The SBI Group has a clear vision and in-depth understanding of blockchain and cryptocurrencies.?"

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2017-03-06 16:52
Taggar: currencies

Central Bank of Nigeria Says ?We Can?t Stop Bitcoin?


"At a breakfast meeting early this week, organized by the Chartered Institute of Bankers in Nigeria (CIBN), key players in the country?s fintech space gathered to discuss the impact of cryptocurrencies..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-03-05 13:00
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies

North Dakota?s New Bitcoin Bill Fails For Now


"Regulatory policies are forming across many states in the U.S. concerning digital currencies. This week in North Dakota a bitcoin-related bill was unsuccessful moving forward during the state?s House..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-03-04 16:00
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies

Why You Won't Be Using Bitcoin in a US Casino Anytime Soon


"Bitcoins and gambling go together like pedals on a bike, but the use of cryptocurrencies in the highly regulated US is still at the conceptual stage. Source"

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2017-03-04 15:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies

Fed Governor Voices Caution on Central Bank Digital Currencies


"Central bank-issued digital currencies could stifle private-sector payments innovation, a senior Federal Reserve official said today. Source"

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2017-03-03 19:32
Taggar: bank, currencies

Texas Lawmaker Proposes Constitutional Right to Own Bitcoin


"A Texas lawmaker has put forward a proposed constitutional amendment that would protect the right to own and use digital currencies like bitcoin. Source"

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2017-03-03 17:33
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies

USD Higher as March Fed Hike Likely


"The dollar gained to seven week highs against a basket of currencies on Thursday, after hawkish comments by a Federal Reserve official late on Wednesday encouraged investors to expect a near-term inte..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-03-02 20:31
Taggar: currencies, dollar, economy, rate

CAD Lower Ahead of BoC as March Fed Rate Hike Odds Rise


"The Canadian dollar weakened on Wednesday to a fresh five-week low against its U.S. counterpart ahead of a Bank of Canada interest rate decision, pressured by increased chances of a Federal Reserve in..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-03-01 17:17
Taggar: bank, currencies, dollar, rate

Indian Central Banker: Potential of Blockchain Currencies 'Overstated'


"A deputy governor for the Reserve Bank of India critiqued digital currencies such as bitcoin in a speech today. Source"

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2017-03-01 16:05
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies

Short Term Uncertainty


"Stephen Innes, Asia-Pacific senior currency trader and analyst at Oanda, discusses the outlook for currencies and his investment strategy with Bloomberg’s Haidi Lun on “Bloomberg Markets.&..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-28 05:11
Taggar: currencies, currency, currency trade, investment, market, rate

Brexit Jitters Pounds Sterling


"Sterling fell broadly against major currencies on Monday, as the prospect of another Scottish independence vote and signs a major merger was unlikely to go through renewed fears about Britain’s..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-27 16:23
Taggar: currencies, report

Markets Update: The Top Ten Altcoins Then and Now


"While bitcoin?s price cracked a new all-time high of US$1,220, the top ten alternative cryptocurrencies also got a lift from the spike. The rise in bitcoin?s price has brought back a lot of memories f..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-27 10:00
Taggar: bitcoin, bull, currencies, currency, market

How One of the Original Cypherpunks Recalls Bitcoin?s Inception


"In the early nineties, a group of cryptography experts called ‘cypherpunks’ gave life to ideas like digital currency and promoting freedom through the use of technology. Timothy C. May was..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-26 13:00
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency

Malta's PM: The Rise of Cryptocurrencies 'Cannot Be Stopped'


"European regulators should embrace cryptocurrencies, the prime minister of Malta argued in a speech yesterday. Source"

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-24 17:31
Taggar: currencies

Investors Cautious Ahead of Trump Speech


"Investors adopted a cautious tone at the end of a positive week for global stocks ahead of a major speech from U.S. President Donald Trump. Raw-materials shares slumped, while gold headed for a fourth..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-24 11:08
Taggar: currencies, dollar, gold, share, shares

AGAM Foundation participated in conference devoted to development of crypto-currencies


"This is a paid press release, which contains forward looking statements, and should be treated as advertising or promotional material. Bitcoin.com does not endorse nor support this product/service. Bi..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-23 20:13
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies

West Virginia Lawmakers Want to Make Bitcoin Money Laundering a Felony


"Legislators in West Virgina want to make it a felony to launder money with bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies. Source"

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-22 19:05
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies

California Lawmakers Consider Barring Bitcoin from Charity Raffles


"A lawmaker in California has proposed prohibiting the use of bitcoin and other digital currencies for private raffles. Source"

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-21 19:20
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies

Range Bound Dollar persists


"In the currency market, the dollar index, which measures the greenback against a basket of currencies, rose to 101.14 at 9:40 a.m. HK/SIN, up from an earlier low of 100.91. “Trader frustration i..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-21 03:57
Taggar: currencies, currency, dollar, market, trading

Digital Currencies Need Government Intervention Says Bank of Canada


"The Bank of Canada has been heavily researching blockchain technology, Bitcoin, and the use of digital currencies. Just recently, a team of central bank researchers published a report called ?Canadian..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-20 16:00
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies, report

EU Lawmakers Propose to Ban Geo-Blocking of Digital Currency Users


"A new European Parliament proposal aims to prevent geo-blocking of consumers in the economic bloc, including users of digital currencies. Source"

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-20 12:00
Taggar: currencies

Bank Of Canada: Digital Currencies Need Regulation to Succeed


"Researchers from Canada's central bank argue that private digital currencies like bitcoin won't succeed without some kind of government involvement. Source"

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-17 18:53
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies

Congressional Caucus Launched to Study Digital Currencies and Blockchain


"Over the past few months, politicians and regulators have sought to grasp the concept of Bitcoin and its underlying technology, blockchain. This past week, U.S. representatives Jared Polis (D-Colo.) a..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-17 13:00
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, trading

EU Proposes Storing Personal Data From Digital Currency E-Commerce In The Union


"A Committee of the European Parliament has recently proposed amendments to a regulation including online purchases using digital currencies such as bitcoin. Calling for customer data from such transac..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-16 19:00
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency

How Japan?s New Regulations Affect Bitcoin Exchanges


"Japan has recently overtaken the US and China as the highest-volume country for bitcoin trading in the world. In April, the first Japanese bill with provisions for digital currencies including bitcoin..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-14 19:00
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, trading

A Valentine?s Day Full of Data and Other Developments


"Market Movement: The dollar is higher against sterling but lower against the euro, Swissie, yen, and commodity-sensitive currencies. Oil and gold climbed 1.3% and 0.7% overnight. 10-year German bund a..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-14 17:32
Taggar: bank, currencies, dollar, gold, market, oil, point

China Fears Spread Beyond Bitcoin As Crypto Markets Slide


"Many digital currencies suffered notable losses on 9th February, as traders responded to fears triggered by the latest Chinese developments. Source"

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-09 23:30
Taggar: currencies

Bitcoin Startups Form Association After India?s Virtual Currency Warning


"Following last week?s warning about virtual currencies including bitcoin by the Reserve Bank of India (RBI), four bitcoin startups have formed an association aimed to engage with regulators. Also read..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-09 02:00
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies, currency

Countdown: Bitcoin Will Be a Legal Method of Payment in Japan in Two Months


"Bitcoin will soon be legally recognized as a method of payment in Japan. The bill with provisions for cryptocurrencies has recently passed through the period of public consultation and will enter into..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-08 04:00
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies

Tallinn will host the first large conference devoted to Blockchain and cryptocurrencies


"This is a paid press release and should be treated as advertising or promotional material. Bitcoin.com does not endorse nor supports this product/service. Bitcoin.com is not responsible for or liable..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-07 19:02
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies

Sentiment Hampered By French Election Concerns


"European financial markets struggled with growing economic and political concerns on Tuesday as the euro neared its biggest fall this year and bond yield spreads over Germany reaching the widest in se..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-07 12:48
Taggar: currencies, dollar, financial, market, spread

North Dakota Legislators Advance Plan for Bitcoin Regulation


"Legislators in North Dakota are quickly advancing a measure to study how the state should approach regulating digital currencies like bitcoin. Source"

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-06 19:59
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies

On Decentralization and Network Societies: An Interview With David Orban


"The sixth D10e decentralization conference is coming to Bucharest, Romania next month featuring a line-up of over 40 innovators focused on decentralized technologies, such as Bitcoin, singularity, aut..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-06 19:00
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, financial

Oil Lower as Strong USD Overrides OPEC Agreement


"Oil slipped further below $57 barrel on Monday as a stronger dollar and ample U.S. supplies outweighed OPEC output curbs and rising tensions between the United States and Iran. The dollar fell 0.3 per..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-06 17:34
Taggar: currencies, dollar, oil

Tramonex Gets Approved by UK Regulator to Issue Currency on Blockchain


"The testing of cross currency payments on blockchain is addressing the lack of regulation in the cryptocurrencies space."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-06 15:30
Taggar: currencies, currency

Polish Regulator Recognizes Bitcoin Businesses


"Poland's Central Statistical Office has recognized the trading and mining of virtual currencies as official economic activities. Source"

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-03 14:00
Taggar: currencies, trading

UAE Did Not Ban Bitcoin


"The Central Bank in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) issued the ?Regulatory Framework for Stored Values and Electronic Payment Systems? on January 1 which appeared to ban all virtual currencies. However..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-02 17:00
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies, rate

Considering Bitcoin An Asset Could Set Back Adoption in Israel


"The Israeli Tax Authority (ITA) recently published a draft clarifying its stance on digital currencies including bitcoin for the first time. Bitcoin.com examines the legality of the draft and its effe..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-02 13:00
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies

TaaS is Developing a Bloomberg-Like Cryptocurrency Portfolio Management Platform


"TaaS aims to reduce the risks and technical barriers of investing in the blockchain space and trading cryptocurrencies."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-02 10:09
Taggar: currencies, trading

NH Legislators Seek Money Transmission Exemption for Bitcoin Startups


"Legislators in New Hampshire have filed a new bill that aims to clarify rules around digital currencies and money transmitters. Source"

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-31 19:26
Taggar: currencies

FBI Concerned About Criminal Use of Private Cryptocurrency Monero


"An FBI special agent has said it's unclear how the agency would respond to widespread criminal use of privacy-enhancing cryptocurrencies like monero. Source"

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-31 13:00
Taggar: currencies, spread

IMF to Co-Host Blockchain Seminar Next Month


"The International Monetary Fund and Dubai?s Ministry of Finance will co-host a FinTech seminar focusing on blockchain and cryptocurrencies next month. Source"

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-30 16:30
Taggar: currencies, finance

Europe Lays Out Roadmap to Restrict Payments in Cash and Cryptocurrencies


"Cash and cryptocurrencies have been the target of the European Commission’s anti-money laundering efforts. Recently, the Commission published a roadmap of its proposal for the ‘restriction..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-30 10:00
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency

Aussie very subdued in APAC trade


"[REUTERS SYDNEY] The Australian and New Zealand dollars treaded water against the greenback in holiday-thinned trade on Monday, with both currencies headed for their best monthly gains since early 201..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-30 04:19
Taggar: currencies, dollar, financial, market

Another Brick in the Wall


"Another Brick in the Wall The Dollar ended the week on a firmer today across most currencies Despite Friday’s weaker than expected Q4 GDP Real GDP. As ? capital goods ? was positive, despite the..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-29 04:27
Taggar: currencies, dollar, durable goods, market, point

Dollar Recoups Losses, Equities Lower


"The dollar extended its recovery against a basket of other currencies on Friday, while banks dragged European shares slightly lower following underwhelming results from Swiss major UBS. The two-day re..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-27 12:31
Taggar: bank, currencies, dollar, share, shares

Basel Institute: ?Take Action Against Digital Currency Mixers/Tumblers?


"On January 16-18 in Doha, Qatar, a large group of representatives from the Basel Institute on Governance, Europol, Interpol, and authorities from Qatar met to discuss money laundering and digital curr..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-27 10:00
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency

A 75-Basis Point Hike in Turkey?s Overnight Lending Rate


"Officials at the Central Bank of the Republic of Turkey project only moderate growth consistent, under ordinary conditions, with declining inflation. But because of domestic political uncertainty and..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-24 18:39
Taggar: bank, currencies, inflation, market, rate

Pound Higher Ahead of Brexit Court Ruling


"GBP boosted by weak dollar and softer Brexit outcome The British pound has been one of the best performing currencies in a week that saw the U.S. transfer of power to Donald Trump. The dollar has lost..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-23 23:36
Taggar: currencies, dollar, pound, rate

US Dollar Lower After Few Details on Trump Policies


"The U.S. dollar on Monday weakened against a wide range of currencies amid disappointment that President Donald Trump?s inauguration address proved light on detail over his plans for economic stimulus..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-23 18:04
Taggar: currencies, dollar, point

LatAm Currencies Rise After Trump?s Inauguration


"Latin American currencies strengthened on Monday as traders sought further clarity on U.S. President Donald Trump’s protectionist pledges. The Mexican peso strengthened as much as 1.5 percent to..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-23 17:54
Taggar: currencies

The Industry's Critique of Illinois's Digital Currency Guidance is In


"Commentators have largely supported the state of Illinois?s approach to regulating digital currencies, public documents reveal. Source"

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-20 13:00
Taggar: currencies

Nigeria: Banks That Handle Bitcoin Do So 'At Their Own Risk'


"Nigeria?s central bank has a message for domestic institutions: don?t touch virtual currencies. Source"

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-18 18:47
Taggar: bank, currencies

Abra to Finally Launch Global Bitcoin Network Next Month


"Abra is planning to finally launch global support for its remittance and currency exchange app in February, as announced on Tuesday at the North American Bitcoin Conference in Miami by CEO Bill Barhyd..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-18 10:00
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency

Chinese yuan rally abates


"Tuesday?s rally of yuan was mainly the result of an across-the-board drop of the US dollar against other currencies, after US president-elect Donald Trump said in an interview with the Wall Street Jou..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-18 05:59
Taggar: currencies, dollar, trading

Interpol Hosts Latest Digital Currency Conference in Middle East


"A group of international law enforcement groups and government bodies are hosting a conference on money laundering and digital currencies this week. Source"

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-17 23:00
Taggar: currencies

The Dollar in Years When a New President Is Inaugurated


"In February 1973, the second dollar devaluation in 14 months failed to stem heavy speculative downward pressure on the U.S. currency. Just a couple of weeks later, fixed exchange rates imposed by rigi..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-17 20:13
Taggar: bank, currencies, currency, dollar, rate

Trump Comments Send Dollar Lower


"The dollar weakened and gold advanced with bonds after the President-elect said the U.S. currency is already ?too strong.? Stocks declined as traders braced themselves for British Prime Minister There..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-17 14:03
Taggar: currencies, currency, dollar, gold

UAE 'Virtual Currency' Restrictions Cast Uncertain Shadow on Bitcoin


"The UAE central bank is seeking to prohibit the use of digital currencies in the financial sector. Source"

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-17 13:30
Taggar: bank, currencies, financial

Aussie strength against the pound


"Meanwhile, the antipodean currencies stayed near recent peaks versus their US counterpart. The Australian dollar stood at US$0.7469, having repeatedly met stiff resistance above 75 US cents. The Aussi..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-17 04:58
Taggar: aussie, currencies, currency, dollar

Russia?s Relationship with Bitcoin May See Brighter Days Ahead


"The state of bitcoin?s legality in Russia has been shaky over the past couple of years. Reports of bitcoin bans, jail sentences for holding cryptocurrencies, and other regulatory policy headlines have..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-16 02:00
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, finance, report, share, spread

Forex Brokers Update ? January 15th, 2017


"No new companies have been added during the week, but some of the listed brokers have been updated: FXGlobe no longer has offices in France and Greece. Added British pound and..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-15 15:22
Taggar: brokers, currencies, pound, trading

Europe Committed to Tightening Digital Currency Rules by End of 2017


"The European Parliament has recently released a report entitled ‘The Juncker Commission’s ten priorities: State of play at the start of 2017.’ It includes digital currencies for the..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-14 22:00
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, report

Nigeria Warned its Citizens About Onecoin and Bitcoin This Week


"Local advertisements for OneCoin and other digital currencies have drawn the ire of Nigeria?s top securities regulatory. Source"

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-13 23:15
Taggar: currencies

Israel's Tax Authority Wants to Treat Bitcoin As a Kind of Property


"Israel?s government is set to apply capital gains tax to bitcoin sales, categorizing digital currencies as a type of property. Source"

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-13 21:40
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies

FX Asia Slides as Dollar Firms


"Most Asian currencies slipped on Friday but were on track to post weekly gains, after US President-elect Donald Trump’s news conference this week offered little clarity on his fiscal policy plan..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-13 10:33
Taggar: currencies, dollar, share, shares

Loonie Higher on Higher Oil and Struggling USD


"The Canadian dollar strengthened to a near 3-month high against its U.S. counterpart on Thursday as oil prices rose and the greenback extended losses that began after U.S. President-elect Donald Trump..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-12 17:50
Taggar: currencies, dollar, oil

USD Lower After Trump Press Conference Disappoints


"The U.S. dollar hit its lowest level in five weeks against a basket of major currencies on Thursday and was on course for its worst week since November, hit by a loss of confidence in the U.S. reflati..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-12 17:49
Taggar: currencies, dollar

Sinking Dollar


"President-Elect Trump’s press conference yesterday was contentious and uninformative with regard to coming policy specifics, leaving investors confused, disillusioned and scared. The dollar, whi..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-12 15:30
Taggar: currencies, dollar, kiwi, market

The IRS is Catching Flack Again for Weak Bitcoin Guidance (This Time on IRAs)


"A US government watchdog wants more guidance from the IRS on investing retirement accounts in digital currencies and other "unconventional assets". Source"

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-11 21:45
Taggar: currencies