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Currency.com Allows Crypto Traders to Buy Leveraged Equities, Indices and Metals


"The worlds of traditional finance and cryptocurrency have always been divided, for regulatory and technical reasons. Until recently, it was difficult for cryptocurrency traders to gain exposure to sto..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Time: 2019-01-30 21:45
Tags: bitcoin, currency, currency trade, finance, leverage

Emma Integrates Crypto Exchanges into Money Management App


"Emma, a London-based startup firm specializing in money management services, has launched cryptocurrency exchange integration for its new app. The platform, which the company describes as a kind of &#..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Time: 2018-10-18 20:30
Tags: bitcoin, currency, finance, financial, rate

Geopolitical risks and yields dominate proceedings


"Monday October 15: Five things the markets are talking about Following a weekend of warnings on global economic fragility from G10 finance leaders at an IMF meeting in Bali, has global equities starti..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Time: 2018-10-15 12:29
Tags: finance, market, point

Daily Markets Broadcast ? 2018-10-15


"2018-1-15 Wall Street suffers biggest weekly fall since March US indices rebounded Friday but still faced hefty losses in the week. Buoyant earnings reports from some banks on Friday failed to prevent..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Time: 2018-10-15 04:08
Tags: bank, economy, finance, report

Blockchain Finance Startup Clearmatics Raises $12 Million in New Funding


"Blockchain finance firm Clearmatics has closed a $12-million Series A funding round led by Route 66 Ventures."

Blog: CoinDesk
Time: 2018-10-10 12:59
Tags: finance

The Daily: EU Budgets ?1M to Monitor Crypto, Wyoming Mulls Fintech Bank


"The European securities and markets watchdog ESMA has dedicated over 1 million euros to finance the monitoring of developments in the crypto sector. Also in The Daily this Saturday, Wyoming legislator..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Time: 2018-10-06 15:50
Tags: bank, bitcoin, finance, market

Study Finds Growing Number of BATMs in Belgium and the Netherlands


"The number of cryptocurrency ATMs in Belgium and the Netherlands is growing, according to newly released data. Amsterdam is leading among major cities in the Benelux region, with 12 machines supportin..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Time: 2018-10-01 20:45
Tags: bitcoin, currency, finance

US Regulator Moves to Sanction Plexcoin?s Lacroix and Paradis-Royer


"United States Security and Exchange Commission (SEC) is reportedly seeking further sanction against alleged crypto scammers Dominic Lacroix and Sabrina Paradis-Royer of Plexcoin fame. According to Mar..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Time: 2018-09-27 14:25
Tags: bitcoin, finance, report

USD Coin Arrives: Circle's Crypto Stablecoin Is Now Trading


"Crypto finance firm Circle has officially released its dollar-pegged stablecoin for limited trading, the company announced Wednesday."

Blog: CoinDesk
Time: 2018-09-26 15:00
Tags: dollar, finance, trading

SEC Orders Proceedings to Rule on ETF, Seeks Further Feedback


"The United States Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has published an ?order instituting proceedings to determine whether to approve or disapprove? the proposed Vaneck Solidx bitcoin exchange-tr..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Time: 2018-09-22 21:00
Tags: bitcoin, finance, market

Turkey Finance Minister Embraces ICO Hype for Already Troubled Economy


"If regional Turkish media is to be believed, no less than the country?s Minister of Finance (Finmin), Berat Albayrak, has proposed looking into the wildcat world of initial coin offerings (ICOs) as a..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Time: 2018-09-22 09:50
Tags: bitcoin, economy, finance, report

Japanese Regulators Urgently Respond to Zaif?s Hack


"Following the hack of Zaif, one of Japan?s regulated crypto exchanges, the country?s financial regulator immediately responded, launching an emergency inspection of the exchange and a survey of all ot..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Time: 2018-09-21 09:25
Tags: bitcoin, finance, financial

A Top-20 Crypto Exchange Is Replacing Tether With a Rival Stablecoin


"Tether, despite questions surrounding its finances, remains the dominant stablecoin. Following a recent announcement, is that starting to change?"

Blog: CoinDesk
Time: 2018-09-14 23:15
Tags: announcement, finance

Bitmain?s $50M ?Permissionless Ventures? First Project: BCH Dev Con


"Cryptocurrency mining hardware giant, Bitmain, is sponsoring a Bitcoin Cash (BCH) hackathon in the United States ? San Francisco, to be exact. For the China-based company, BCH Dev Con is the first pro..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Time: 2018-09-14 04:15
Tags: bitcoin, currency, finance

Former RBI Governor Stirs Up PMO India ? Time For Better Banks


"Bank frauds in India have opened a can of worms this year, leaving the public questioning concepts such as board, governance, public sector, bankruptcy, and investor transparency with anxiety and ange..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Time: 2018-09-13 13:50
Tags: bank, bitcoin, finance

Blockchain Could Boost Trade Finance by $1 Trillion, WEF Research Says


"Blockchain technology can help global businesses generate an extra $1 trillion in trade finance, according to World Economic Forum research."

Blog: CoinDesk
Time: 2018-09-13 10:20
Tags: finance, rate

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
Time: 2018-09-13 04:10
Tags: bitcoin, currencies, finance

Carney extends his stay at BoE to 2020


"The current Bank of England Governor Mark Carney has agreed to stay in his current role until the end of January 2020. “The extension was agreed in an exchange of letters between the Governor an..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Time: 2018-09-11 15:34
Tags: bank, finance

BoE?s Carney to stay until January 2020 to smooth Brexit


"Bank of England Governor Mark Carney will stay at the central bank an extra seven months until the end of January 2020 to help smooth Britain?s departure from the European Union next year, finance min..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Time: 2018-09-11 15:10
Tags: bank, finance

The Daily: EU Urged for Common Crypto Rules, EEU Ready for Common Crypto


"A Brussels-based think tank has urged the European Union to adopt common crypto regulations. Its report will be reviewed during this week?s meeting of the EU finance ministers in Vienna. Also in The D..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Time: 2018-09-07 14:30
Tags: bitcoin, currency, finance, report

Ukrainians Advised to Pay 19.5% Tax on Crypto Incomes


"In the absence of dedicated regulation, Ukrainians are expected to pay the regular 19.5% income tax rate on their profits from crypto-related activities like trading and mining, a high-ranking officia..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Time: 2018-09-07 12:10
Tags: bitcoin, finance, financial, profit, rate, report, trading

PBoC-Backed Blockchain Trade Finance Platform Enters Test Phase


"A blockchain trade finance platform spearheaded by the People's Bank of China has entered the testing phase ahead of an official roll-out."

Blog: CoinDesk
Time: 2018-09-04 16:00
Tags: bank, finance

There's a Problem With Crypto Funding ? And Vitalik Just Might Have a Solution


"A new paper by Vitalik Buterin and other researchers proposes a novel way to finance the public goods a decentralized ecosystem needs. "

Blog: CoinDesk
Time: 2018-09-04 04:00
Tags: finance

Yahoo! Finance Rolls Out Bitcoin Core, Ethereum, Litecoin Trading


"?The virus is spreading,? tweeted Morgan Creek Digital?s Founder & Partner Anthony Pompliano at the news Yahoo! Finance (YF) had integrated bitcoin core (BTC), ethereum (ETH), and litecoin (LTC) i..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Time: 2018-08-31 09:00
Tags: bitcoin, currency, finance, rate, spread, trading

Yahoo Finance Now Allows Trading of 4 Cryptos on Its iOS App


"After having tracked crypto prices for years, Yahoo Finance now adds a new feature to let users trade 4 cryptos on its iOS app, including dogecoin. "

Blog: CoinDesk
Time: 2018-08-31 07:00
Tags: finance

Standard Chartered, Siemens Partner to Put Bank Guarantees on a Blockchain


"Multinational banking firm Standard Chartered is teaming up with manufacturing giant Siemens to put bank guarantees for trade finance on a blockchain."

Blog: CoinDesk
Time: 2018-08-29 16:00
Tags: bank, finance

OpenFinance Launches Regulated Trading Platform for Security Tokens


"Trading platform OpenFinance has now launched a regulated alternative trading system for crypto assets within the U.S."

Blog: CoinDesk
Time: 2018-08-28 14:00
Tags: finance, trading, trading system

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
Time: 2018-08-26 15:15
Tags: bitcoin, currencies, finance

Hammond angers Brexiteers with no deal warning


"Chancellor of the Exchequer Philip Hammond came under renewed criticism from pro-Brexit lawmakers on Friday for warning that leaving the European Union without an exit deal would hit public finances..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Time: 2018-08-24 10:09
Tags: finance

UK posts budget surplus in July


"Britain reported its biggest budget surplus for the month of July in 18 years on Tuesday, giving finance minister Philip Hammond some extra room for manoeuvre as he faces pressure to relax his grip on..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Time: 2018-08-21 13:09
Tags: bank, finance, pound, report

Fresh Bout of Weakness in Turkish Lira


"The dollar was little changed on net overnight against the the euro, Swiss franc, sterling, yuan, Canadian dollar, Australian dollar or New Zealand dollar, but it jumped 4.8% against the Turkish lira..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Time: 2018-08-17 14:16
Tags: dollar, finance

Trader Gets Six-Figure Loan to Buy Crypto, Holdings Drop by 85%


"An Abu Dhabi-based cryptocurrency investor has shared his story of having taken out a six-figure loan to finance virtual currency investments only to watch his portfolio lose 85 percent of its value..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Time: 2018-08-15 09:55
Tags: bitcoin, currency, finance, investment, share

New Player to Offer Next Generation ASIC Chips This Year


"A new competitor is advancing on plans to enter the mining hardware market by the end of the year. Canadian company Squire Mining has raised almost $20 million to finance the design, development, and..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Time: 2018-08-15 07:55
Tags: bitcoin, finance, market

USD/CAD Canadian Dollar Rises as Risk Appetite Returns to Market


"The Canadian dollar appreciated on Tuesday as the Turkish lira stabilized following a pledge from the Finance Minister to support the currency. Risk aversion fears had driven investors to seek the saf..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Time: 2018-08-14 21:19
Tags: currency, dollar, finance, market

Turkish Lira Rebounds as Finance Minster Vows to Support Currency


"The Turkish lira recovered some of its losses on Tuesday, with the country?s finance minister pledging to take steps to support the under-pressure currency. There was some respite for the lira after d..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Time: 2018-08-14 19:57
Tags: currency, dollar, finance

Phew! Turkey bashing takes a break for now


"Tuesday August 14: Five things the markets are talking about Tuesday sees a tentative reprieve for global equities in the wake of Turkey’s induced turmoil and the forex market has managed to sta..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Time: 2018-08-14 12:39
Tags: finance, forex, forex market, market, oil, report

Thomson Reuters Is Adding 50 Crypto Assets to Finance Data Feed


"Thomson Reuters will soon track 50 crypto assets on one of its desktop finance feeds, thanks to a new deal with market data aggregator CryptoCompare."

Blog: CoinDesk
Time: 2018-07-31 14:10
Tags: finance, market

Report: 3 Million Brits Invested in Crypto via Exchanges, Few Sought Advice


"According to a new study, about 3 million British investors have put money into crypto through online trading platforms and only 5 percent of them have been advised by professionals. The survey also f..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Time: 2018-07-28 22:15
Tags: bitcoin, currency, finance, report, trading

Bitcoin Mining News: Brookstone to Build Wind Farm in Morocco, Québec Increases Rates


"In recent mining news, Brookstone Partners has announced its intention to build a 900-megawatt wind farm in Dakhla, Morocco, Hydro-Québec has been given permission to charge cryptocurrency miners incr..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Time: 2018-07-28 12:45
Tags: bitcoin, currency, finance, rate

Crowd Psychology Driving BTC Prices, Finance Experts Say


"According to a survey conducted among finance professionals, ?crowd psychology? is the main factor determining the movements of bitcoin market prices. More than half of the polled experts shared this..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Time: 2018-07-28 02:45
Tags: bitcoin, currency, finance, market, share

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
Time: 2018-07-26 07:30
Tags: bitcoin, currencies, currency, finance, rate

Bitcoin Dominates Fortune?s Most Impressive, Young Superstars List


"?For the first time ever,? Fortune magazine announced, it ?has assembled a supplementary honor roll of the most impressive, young superstars who are transforming business at the leading edge of financ..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Time: 2018-07-25 09:55
Tags: bitcoin, finance

Indian Crypto Regulation Ready by September: Official


"The Indian government is expected to issue detailed cryptocurrency guidelines by September, a senior official from the country?s Ministry of Finance reportedly said. Consultations with all stakeholder..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Time: 2018-07-23 16:35
Tags: announcement, bank, bitcoin, currency, finance, report

G20 Warn That Downside Risks Are Increasing


"Global finance leaders called on Sunday for stepped-up dialogue to prevent trade and geopolitical tensions from hurting growth, but ended a two-day G-20 meeting with little consensus on how to resolve..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Time: 2018-07-23 16:34
Tags: bank, finance

Trade and currency wars a market threat


"Monday July 23: Five things the markets are talking about A new week starts with equities under pressure as capital markets digest warnings from G20 finance ministers about the impact of protectionism..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Time: 2018-07-23 12:24
Tags: economy, finance, market

Next Week


"Central Banks: Monetary policy reviews at the European Central Bank (followed by ECB President Draghi’s press conference) and in Turkey, Hungary, Colombia, Chile and Russia. St. Louis Fed Presid..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Time: 2018-07-20 20:58
Tags: bank, bull, finance, home sales, oil

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
Time: 2018-07-20 01:10
Tags: bank, bitcoin, currencies, finance, financial

Banks Take Sides as Blockchain Trade Finance Race Heats Up


"NatWest, part of Royal Bank of Scotland, has joined Marco Polo, a blockchain consortium started by R3 and trade finance specialist TradeIX."

Blog: CoinDesk
Time: 2018-07-17 12:41
Tags: bank, finance

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
Time: 2018-07-17 11:30
Tags: bitcoin, currencies, etoro, finance, investment, trading

Hong Kong's Blockchain Trade Finance Platform to Go Live By September


"The Hong Kong Monetary Authority is poised to launch a live blockchain trade finance platform within two months."

Blog: CoinDesk
Time: 2018-07-16 17:01
Tags: finance

The Daily: Russians Used Bitcoin to Hack US Elections, Trader Bets on the Price of BTC


"Russian intelligence officers accused of meddling in the 2016 presidential elections in the US have used bitcoin to finance their campaign, cover the tracks and obscure their identities, a new federal..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Time: 2018-07-14 14:05
Tags: bitcoin, finance

US Mortgage Refinancing Drops to 8 Year Low


"U.S. loan applications to refinance existing homes fell to their lowest in over 17-1/2 years even as most 30-year home borrowing costs fell last week, data from the Mortgage Bankers Association showed..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Time: 2018-07-11 19:44
Tags: bank, finance

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
Time: 2018-07-10 15:15
Tags: bank, bitcoin, currencies, economy, finance, report

Crypto Custody Poses Barrier to Institutional Investment


"Cryptocurrency analysts are increasingly arguing that the lack of custody services provided by leading players from within the finance industry pose a significant barrier to institutional investors se..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Time: 2018-07-10 07:05
Tags: bitcoin, currency, finance, investment, market

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
Time: 2018-07-07 04:25
Tags: bitcoin, currencies, finance

US Non Manufacturing PMI Rose in June


"A gauge of economic activity across U.S. service industries and other sectors rose in June for the second straight month. The Institute for Supply Management on Thursday said its nonmanufacturing inde..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Time: 2018-07-05 17:09
Tags: finance

EU Regulator: DLT In Trade Finance Still Faces Legal Uncertainty


"The European Banking Authority published a report to raise public awareness of the benefits and risks associated with the use of DLT in finance."

Blog: CoinDesk
Time: 2018-07-04 14:00
Tags: bank, finance, report

Japanese Economist Explains Why Another Bitcoin Price Surge Is Unlikely


"Yukio Noguchi, a famous economist in Japan and an advisor to Waseda University?s Business and Finance Research Center argues we can?t expect Bitcoin?s prices to rapidly surge again. In his books and i..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Time: 2018-06-29 07:13
Tags: bitcoin, finance

Hong Kong Seeks to Widen DLT Use in Trade Finance


"Hong Kong's banking regulator is planning to widen its works on cross-border trade finance using distributed ledger technology."

Blog: CoinDesk
Time: 2018-06-27 08:00
Tags: bank, finance

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
Time: 2018-06-19 11:10
Tags: bank, bitcoin, currencies, currency, finance, financial, market

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
Time: 2018-06-15 08:50
Tags: bitcoin, cable, currencies, finance, profit

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
Time: 2018-06-14 20:50
Tags: bitcoin, currencies, currency, finance, market, rate

Add Crypto to Investment Portfolio: Enhance Return, Reduce Risk/Volatility


"As an emerging asset class, cryptocurrency and blockchain technology related investments are gaining begrudging respect among finance professionals. Market slides aside for the moment, a study release..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Time: 2018-06-14 13:40
Tags: bitcoin, currency, finance, investment, market

Jim Chanos Is Out of His Depth Trashing Crypto Assets


"Like Warren Buffett, Jim Chanos is an expert in his domain, which is traditional finance, not crypto. And he's getting it wrong too."

Blog: CoinDesk
Time: 2018-06-14 11:00
Tags: finance

JD.com's Finance Arm to Issue Asset-Backed Securities on a Blockchain


"JD Finance, a subsidiary of Chinese e-commerce giant JD.com, has announced a pilot issuance of asset-backed securities over a blockchain."

Blog: CoinDesk
Time: 2018-06-13 11:00
Tags: finance

Lithuania Unveils Detailed Cryptocurrency and ICO Guidelines


"Lithuania’s Ministry of Finance has published comprehensive guidelines for cryptocurrency and initial coin offerings, covering four areas including regulations, accounting, and taxation. Also re..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Time: 2018-06-12 08:20
Tags: bitcoin, currency, finance

Lithuania Issues Guidelines for When ICO Tokens Are Securities


"Lithuania's Ministry of Finance has published guidance on ICOs, outlining how different aspects of token offerings should be regulated. "

Blog: CoinDesk
Time: 2018-06-11 11:00
Tags: finance

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
Time: 2018-06-09 13:35
Tags: bank, bitcoin, currencies, finance, financial

World Bank Offers Dire Warning on Tariffs


"A ramp-up in the pace and scope of tariffs could set the world back to 2008 in terms of global trade levels, the World Bank has warned. In its latest Global Economic Prospects report, published Tuesda..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Time: 2018-06-06 17:56
Tags: bank, finance, market, report

Vietnam Proposes Import Ban on Bitcoin Mining Equipment


"Vietnam’s Ministry of Finance has officially proposed that the country bans the import of cryptocurrency mining equipment. Bitcoin mining rigs are currently easily imported into Vietnam. This pr..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Time: 2018-06-06 03:40
Tags: bitcoin, currency, finance

HSBC Exec Warns 'Digital Islands' Could Inhibit Blockchain Trade


"Blockchains should do for the global value chain what shipping containers did for transport of goods, says HSBC trade finance expert Vinay Mendonca."

Blog: CoinDesk
Time: 2018-06-05 15:00
Tags: finance

Next Week


"Central Banks: Monetary policy meetings scheduled in India, Australia, Poland, Serbia, Turkey and Peru. Bank of Canada Governor Poloz speaks publicly. Holidays and G7 Events: Queen’s Birthday ob..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Time: 2018-06-01 22:02
Tags: bank, finance

Italy Crisis Could Be Worse Than Greece and Brexit


"Italy’s political turmoil could hit the continent harder than the Greek financial crisis and the Brexit vote, according to the finance minister of Latvia. A week of political turbulence in Italy..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Time: 2018-05-31 14:41
Tags: finance, financial, market, oil

ECB Member Warns Germany of Central Bank?s Independence


"A key member of the European Central Bank (ECB) has fired a not-so-subtle warning to Germany over the central bank’s independence. Yves Mersch, an executive board member of the ECB’s monet..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Time: 2018-05-29 15:50
Tags: bank, finance

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
Time: 2018-05-28 18:40
Tags: bitcoin, currencies, currency, finance, financial, report, trading

A Focus on Italy, Korea, Turkey & Oil Prices as U.S. and Britain Observing Holidays


"Italian President Mattarella rejected the League/5-Star choice for economy/finance minister, whereupon that coalition withdrew its bid to lead Italy’s government and called for Mattarella’..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Time: 2018-05-28 14:24
Tags: economy, finance, share

Bangkok Bank Joins R3's Trade Finance Blockchain Initiative


"Bangkok Bank has joined the Marco Polo trade finance initiative developed by blockchain startup R3 and trade finance technology firm TradeIX."

Blog: CoinDesk
Time: 2018-05-25 14:00
Tags: bank, finance

PR: Former Huobi CTO Zhang Jian Launches FCoin, Gaining Investments from Top Venture Capital Firms


"FCoin, a digital assets trading platform, has gained investments from top-notch investment institutions including Danhua Capital, Node Capital, Singer Capital, Timestamp Capital, 8 Decimal Capital, Zi..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Time: 2018-05-23 19:30
Tags: bitcoin, finance, investment, trading

China to cut Tariffs on some Auto Parts and Vehicles


"China’s Finance Ministry said that it will cut import tariffs on some vehicles to 15 percent, down from as much as 25 percent. The announcement Tuesday also said that tariffs on some automotive..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Time: 2018-05-22 15:17
Tags: announcement, finance

Poland Backpedals on ?Irrational? Crypto Tax After Strong Backlash


"Authorities in Poland have realized how inapplicable their decision to tax all crypto transactions really is. A high-ranking official from the Finance Ministry said in an interview that his department..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Time: 2018-05-21 15:30
Tags: bitcoin, cable, currency, finance, profit, report

Infosys Partners with 7 Banks for Blockchain Trade Finance Network


"IT giant Infosys has built a blockchain-based trade finance platform involving seven Indian banks including ICICI and Axis."

Blog: CoinDesk
Time: 2018-05-17 23:30
Tags: bank, finance

Banks Ink Blockchain Trade Finance Transaction with Food Giant Cargill


"HSBC and ING have performed a claimed world-first trade finance transaction on a single blockchain system for agri-food firm Cargill."

Blog: CoinDesk
Time: 2018-05-14 19:00
Tags: finance

Indian Ponzi Scheme-Funded Cryptocurrency Mine Raided by Police


"Indian police have raided a cryptocurrency mining operation whose establishment was funded by a nearly $15 million USD ponzi scheme. Police seized hundreds of mining cards. Also Read: Another Indian C..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Time: 2018-05-09 09:40
Tags: bank, bitcoin, currency, finance

CFO Boost? EY Predicts Blockchain Could Change C-Suite Role


""Big four" professional services firm EY says that blockchain could transform its finance operations and redefine the role of chief financial officer."

Blog: CoinDesk
Time: 2018-04-30 15:30
Tags: finance, financial

Blockchain Trade Finance Is Breaking Proof-of-Concept Gridlock


"After years of tests and concepts, enterprise blockchain may be having a breakthrough moment, with several notable trials in trade finance advancing."

Blog: CoinDesk
Time: 2018-04-30 10:00
Tags: finance

U.S. Consumer Sentiment Exceeds Forecast on View of Finances


"U.S. consumer sentiment exceeded estimates in April on Americans? increasingly favorable views of their finances, University of Michigan survey data showed Friday. HIGHLIGHTS OF MICHIGAN SENTIMENT (AP..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Time: 2018-04-27 16:37
Tags: consumer sentiment, finance

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
Time: 2018-04-25 02:20
Tags: bitcoin, currencies, currency, finance, profit

'Enough Is Enough': Finance Guru Sues Facebook Over Crypto Scams


"Martin Lewis, a British personal finance writer, is suing Facebook for allowing his likeness to be used in scammers' advertisements on the platform."

Blog: CoinDesk
Time: 2018-04-24 11:00
Tags: finance

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
Time: 2018-04-23 22:00
Tags: bank, bitcoin, currencies, finance

UBS-Backed Blockchain Platform Completes Live Trade Transactions


"The Batavia blockchain trade finance platform has completed a pilot that conducted live cross-border transactions involving corporate clients."

Blog: CoinDesk
Time: 2018-04-19 12:00
Tags: finance, rate

250 Corporates Join ICICI Bank Blockchain Test


"Indian private bank ICICI Bank has on-boarded more than 250 corporate firms to undertake trade finance transactions on blockchain network."

Blog: CoinDesk
Time: 2018-04-18 14:03
Tags: bank, finance, rate

Next Week


"Special Events: Semi-annual IMF/World Bank Meetings will be running throughout the week in Washington, DC. Highlights of the gathering will include publication of the World Economic Forum, a press con..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Time: 2018-04-13 21:44
Tags: bank, finance

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
Time: 2018-04-13 17:30
Tags: bank, bitcoin, currencies, currency, finance

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
Time: 2018-04-13 10:55
Tags: bitcoin, currencies, finance, profit, share

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
Time: 2018-04-12 10:55
Tags: bitcoin, currencies, finance, financial

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
Time: 2018-04-11 23:00
Tags: bitcoin, currencies, currency, finance, rate, report

PR: ORS GROUP?s First Reservation Contract for Authorized Communities Proves an International Hit within Crypto Community


"irst Reservation Contract generates 2,500 ETH within a week London -- Since becoming live, ORS GROUP?s first Reservation Contract has successfully generated vast national interest, welcoming Italian..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Time: 2018-04-10 19:30
Tags: bitcoin, currency, finance, rate, share

Poles Protest Unfair Taxation of Crypto Incomes and Profits


"A decision by the Polish government to tax crypto transactions, even those that do not return profit, has provoked discontent among traders in the country. The local crypto community has decided to pr..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Time: 2018-04-10 01:20
Tags: bitcoin, finance, profit

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
Time: 2018-04-06 08:00
Tags: currencies, finance

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
Time: 2018-03-31 15:30
Tags: bank, bitcoin, currencies, currency, finance, investment, report, spread