Bankers Outgrow Legacy Finance and Join the Cryptocurrency Space

As global regulatory watchdogs eye cryptocurrency with increasing suspicion, bankers continue retreating from legacy finance. They are leaving to embrace the titillating comeuppance of cryptocurrency. They see the digital token ecosystem as a sumptuous feast of unimaginable prosperity for themselves and the world. Also read: Litecoin ATMs Proliferate Globally A recent article by Bloomberg reported that China

Rothschild Investment Corporation Becomes Bitcoin Stakeholder

A major mainstream investment company, Rothschild Investment Corporation, has embraced cryptocurrency by investing in bitcoin. The company recently filed a holdings report that solidified this investment move. They bought shares of the GBTC, or the bitcoin investment trust, which acts as a share that tacks its value to bitcoin’s price.  Also read: What Every Bitcoiner Should

Bitcoin Experiences Rapid Growth and High Trading in Africa

South Africa has already witnessed a surge of bitcoin interest and activity as the digital currency has taken a foothold in the country. It now appears bitcoin is seeing rapid growth in other areas of Africa. Razor-Forex recently posted data from Coin Dance suggesting Tanzania and Nigeria have both seen increased bitcoin trading.  Also read: Indian Bitcoin

Bollywood Celebrities Embrace Bitcoin

Bollywood news recently reported celebrities are going bonkers for bitcoin. Famous Indian entertainers have been tweeting and commenting positively about bitcoin. They appear to find the currency fascinating, and see its potential for future growth. Some of the celebrities include, Shilpa Shetty, Raj Kundra, R. Madhavan, Huma Qureshi Neha Dhupia, Vir Das, Nargis Fakhri, and Prachi

Predicting the August 1 Split Flow Chart the Hard Way

Below is a detailed flow chart graphic that depicts the possible outcomes to the upcoming scaling proposals that may be implemented in the near future. We hope to help our readers get a better understanding of what’s going on with these specific Bitcoin network developments.    Also Read: The Blockchain Split Scenario: Staying Informed and Backing Up Bitcoin

Kazakhstan Seeks to Become Regional Hub for Cryptocurrency Industry

The Kazakhstan government has announced its intentions to make the country host to “the most favourable business climate” for cryptocurrency and fintech companies. The announcement comes from Kazakhstan’s Astana International Financial Center (AIFC), which plans to operate in collaboration between Deloitte, Waves, Kesarev Consulting, and Ukrainian law firm Justcutum in order to develop a “highly progressive

Breadwallet’s Bitcoin Therapy Hotline Exceeds Expectations

The first week with Breadwallet’s Bitcoin Therapy Hotline exceeded all expectations, announced Breadwallet CMO Aaron Lasher. He did not know what to expect when launching the hotline, according to bitcoin.com’s previous interview, but knew there had been a lot of negativity and vitriol permeating the ecosystem. He just wanted to find a way to inject some

RootProject Aims to Tap the Most Important Aspect of Cryptocurrencies

The full extent of the potential of cryptocurrencies remains yet to be completely tapped. Even the industry insiders are still to comprehend their full power. One way to think about cryptocurrencies is to ask what new institutional capacities they create. The reason being that it is the institutions that determine who wins wars, what countries

PBOC Discusses ICO and Cryptocurrency Regulations

The People’s Bank of China (PBOC) has recently provided further detail regarding the cryptocurrency regulations that China is currently formulating. On ICOs, a PBOC counselor described ‘moderate regulation’ as necessary, whilst stressing the desire of China not to prematurely stifle bitcoin innovation and growth within the Chinese cryptocurrency markets. China’s central bank has also rejected

Russia to Soon Get Its Own National Cryptocurrency

Cryptocurrencies and blockchain technology has received significant attention at the ongoing Saint Petersburg International Economic Forum. The Russian Central Bank made an important announcement regarding its plans to introduce a national cryptocurrency during the event. The introduction of a national cryptocurrency comes at a time when Russia is mulling over the possibility of legalizing Bitcoin

Bitcoin Scam Fighters – First Legal Services Platform to Fight Cryptocurrency Scams

BitcoinScamFighters.com is the first legal services platform designed to fight against Bitcoin-related scams and frauds that are increasingly taking place worldwide with the emergence of the cryptocurrency. [Note: This is a press release] The service is also collaborating with global law firms to increase improper digital asset management and trading cases success cases. Moreover, the company