Tag: cryptocurrency

Argentina Bitcoin

Amid New Tight Money Rules in Argentina: Promise of Crypto Shines

Skeptics have called blockchain and associated innovations like cryptocurrencies "solutions in search of a problem." And while reasonable people can agree and...

/ September 3, 2019 / 0 Comments
Central Bank Digital Currencies

Crypto Takes Center Stage at Central Bank Meeting

This weekend, the world's central bankers descended on a small town in Wyoming, Jackson Hole, to talk policy — monetary policy. While...

/ August 26, 2019 / 0 Comments

RBI & Cryptocurrency Stakeholders Face-Off in Indian Supreme Court

With the looming threat of a blanket cryptocurrency ban in India, both the central bank and crypto stakeholders in the country continued...

/ August 21, 2019 / 0 Comments
China

China Claims Sovereign Crypto is Ready to Launch

For years, rumors have festered around China's plans to digitize the Yuan, potentially by putting it on a blockchain. Late last year,...

/ August 12, 2019 / 0 Comments
Walmart Blockchain

New Patent Shows Walmart Is Looking Into Its Own Cryptocurrency

It looks like retail giant Walmart is also considering a high-profile foray into the stablecoin arena with a fiat-pegged cryptocurrency. The U.S....

/ August 5, 2019 / 0 Comments
IRS Blockchain

IRS Steps Up Warnings Against Bitcoin Tax Evasion

For the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) bitcoin tax payment has become a matter of priority, as the tax agency recently distributed over...

/ August 2, 2019 / 0 Comments
Bitcoin Scam

Fraudsters Create Bitcoin Scam Using Ex-Singapore Prime Minister

Singapore’s financial watchdog recently released a publication, alerting the public about a a suspected bitcoin scam  parading false statements made by an...

/ August 1, 2019 / 0 Comments
Libra

Libra Cryptocurrency Project May Never Go Live, Warns Facebook

The hierarchy at Facebook is reportedly alive to the possibility that its flagship cryptocurrency project, Libra, may not get off the ground....

/ July 31, 2019 / 0 Comments
Mnuchin

U.S Treasury Secretary Mnuchin: New Cryptocurrency Regulations Coming

U.S. Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin says regulatory agencies in the country will have to work together to create new cryptocurrency laws. Crypto-businesses...

/ July 25, 2019 / 0 Comments
Japan

Japan Wants to Develop Cross-Border Cryptocurrency Payments Network Similar to SWIFT

Japan is reportedly looking to create an international payment infrastructure for cryptocurrency transactions similar to SWIFT. The project appears to be part...

/ July 19, 2019 / 0 Comments