Cryptocurrency

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What’s next for blockchain and cryptocurrency

24/01/2017(0)
In May of 2010, someone on a Bitcoin forum by the name of Lazlo claimed to have bought two pizzas for 10,000 bitcoins. It was the first time anyone ... Read More
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PBOC Unveils Plans To Create Blockchain-based RMBCoin

23/01/2017(0)
Even though China is not a big fan of Bitcoin, they see the merit of digital currencies. In fact, the PBOC has been working on RMBCoin, a national digital ... Read More
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How blockchain technology could revolutionise global trade

21/01/2017(0)
Blockchain technology could revolutionise trade – making it cheaper, quicker and simpler for businesses to trade internationally. From “letters of credit” to “bills of lading”, merchandise trade today is ... Read More
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Leveraged trading in bitcoins halted in China

20/01/2017(0)
Central Bank orders major trading platforms to halt leveraged trading business, and strengthen internal systems to curb money laundering Leveraged trading in Bitcoins has been halted in China, nearly ... Read More
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FINRA reports on potential Implications of Blockchain in the securities industry

19/01/2017(0)
Distributed ledger technology (DLT), better known as blockchain, has garnered significant interest in the securities industry, with many market participants indicating a desire for increased regulatory engagement as they ... Read More
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DFS grants virtual currency license to Coinbase

18/01/2017(0)
Financial Services Superintendent Maria T. Vullo today announced that the New York State Department of Financial Services (DFS) has approved the application of Coinbase, Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary ... Read More
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Israel to Tax Digital Currency Sales as Property

17/01/2017(0)
In a statement released this week, the Israel Tax Authority (ITA) announced that it has decided to treat digital currencies like Bitcoin as assets rather than as foreign currencies ... Read More
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7 Major European Banks Form Blockchain Platform ‘Digital Trade Chain’

16/01/2017(0)
A group of seven large European banks has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) to develop a blockchain-powered cross-border trade finance platform for small and medium-sized companies in Europe. ... Read More
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The Path to $10,000 Bitcoin

16/01/2017(0)
So let’s imagine a scenario in which tens of trillions of at-risk wealth suddenly seek an alternative–any alternative to staying in an asset class that’s circling the drain. As ... Read More
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Deloitte Opens Second Blockchain Lab

13/01/2017(0)
The lab in New York will focus on creating blockchain prototypes ready for integration into clients’ production systems. The solutions cultivated in the lab will be designed as “ready-to-integrate” ... Read More