Here, the banking executive opined that the ‘phenomena’ of bitcoin or other virtual currencies and virtual transactions over a blockchain with virtual transfer of value between individuals and currenc... Read More
As a payment service provider, Openpay allows for card, cash and loyalty-points payments coupled with bank transfers over a single platform. The platform operates over Paynet, a wide network of POS (p... Read More
The London Bullion Association also plans to launch a gold trading platform and trade repository. Meanwhile, the London Metal Exchange will deploy gold spot and futures contracts in 2017.
The servi... Read More
The impact of the fiat cash squeeze has led to a significant increase in interest and subsequent adoption of bitcoin, as investors turn toward the cryptocurrency as a safe asset free from the shackles... Read More
A notable example of Hong Kong’s Fintech initiative was revealed earlier this month, when the HKMA and the UK’s Financial Conduct Authority (FCA), co-signed an agreement for cooperation between the tw... Read More
Op-Ed: Bitcoin is more akin to the Nasdaq than gold and is not a safe haven asset
"I wish I'd invested in bitcoin," is a response I usually hear when I tell people how much they could have made off the cryptocurrency if they bought it at the start. Just to be clear, if you bought $
Bitcoin SegWit Activation August 1: New Bitcoin Improvement Protocol
A new Bitcoin improvement protocol (BIP) has surfaced from the Core mailing list which includes Barry Silbert’s scaling solution. The yet unnumbered BIP proposes a user-activated soft fork (UASF)
BITPoint Plots Bitcoin Payments in 100,000s of Japanese Stores
Japanese bitcoin startup BITPoint is in discussions with a payment terminal operator to integrate bitcoin payments, a move that could see hundreds of thousands of Japanese retail storefronts to accept
Is The PBOC Stopping The Music On Bitcoin?
I suspect that's why gold is finally beginning to move today, up almost 1%, and among the biggest movers of the day as we head into the long holiday weekend--an indication of some money moving to gold