The Bitcoin-based payment gateway Abra has added Bitcoin purchasing directly from its wallet. In a press release Thursday, the international processor said it was “confident” its purchasing... Read More
Revolut, a UK-based money transfer service competing with banks, has appeared to gain investment from figures including “King of Mining” Ian Hannam and infamous dealbreaker Matthew Greenburgh.... Read More
There has been a steady gain in interest in Bitcoin in India. India Today pegged the rise of the Bitcoin user base in India by 250 percent since the demonetization of 86 percent of currency carried... Read More
In the afternoon of March 18, Bitcoin price plunged to $926 on Coinbase’s GDAX and $940 in most global Bitcoin exchanges, recording a 16 percent drop in value within a day, falling from $1,100 to $926... Read More
Blockchain is only one of many technologies within Bitcoin which powers its peer-to-peer protocol. It essentially is like a database that stores, secures and facilitates transaction data for Bitcoin... Read More
Barclays Joins CLS Blockchain Consortium in Search of Swift Alternative
Barclays has become the latest major financial institution to join the foreign exchange-focused blockchain consortium founded by cash settlement system provider CLS Group.
Revealed today, the Londo
Bitcoin is too risky to treat as a 'serious' investment, financial advisers say
Last spring, a man walked in to Dunston Financial Group in a jubilant mood. He told the firm's founder, Lynn Dunston, that he'd put all of his savings and retirement funds into cryptocurrency, the
HAZZA to Create the Global Unified Payment Network
The senior leadership of OCTO3, a Hong Kong based payment solution provider, announced the coming development of HAZZA, the world’s first global unified payment network.
“Our vision for HAZZA is to
China Construction Bank Partners IBM for Blockchain ‘Bancassurance’ Solution
China Construction Bank, the world’s second-largest bank by market capitalization, is working with IBM to develop and launch a blockchain-enabled bancassurance platform for its retail and commercial b