Cryptocurrency

How Cryptocurrencies Can Replace Other Pay Options

Cryptocurrencies live in a volatile, roller-coaster world, which Facebook is seeking to change with its new Libra digital money. The new digital currency will be overseen by a nonprofit association and backed with real assets to serve as a reliable, stable form of globally accepted money that lives essentially on smartphones.

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Samsung Furthers on Its Positive Stance on the Cryptocurrencies

Samsung Pay accounts for nearly 80 percent of the market payments in South Korea. Cryptocurrency integration is considered to be an essential strategy for Samsung to expand on its user base. A significant percentage of the South Korean population is keen on cryptocurrencies.

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Is a New Wave of Cryptocurrencies Coming?

Move over bitcoin. According to the Guardian Newspaper (UK): Facebook is planning to launch its own cryptocurrency in early 2020, allowing users to make digital payments in a dozen countries. Payments is one of the areas where we have an opportunity to make it a lot easier, Zuckerberg told the company’s developer conference last month.

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Pakistan Introducing Regulations, Licensing Scheme for Crypto Firms

Pakistan is putting in place regulations for the cryptocurrency industry. The Express Tribune, citing finance ministrysources, Monday that the nations federal government has decided to bring in Electronic Money Institutions (EMIs) regulationsfollowing recommendations from the Financial Action Task Force (FATF).

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Monetary Authority of Singapore Seeks to Introduce Regulation for Cryptocurrency Exchange Services

Monetary Authority of Singapore seeks to introduce regulation for cryptocurrency exchange services The Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) is seeking to introduce a regulatory framework for cryptocurrency exchange services.

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SA Reserve Bank Proposes Tougher Regulations for Cryptocurrency

South Africans continue to use cryptocurrencies and getting benefits of digital currency, but proposed regulations aim to introduce tougher regulations for crypto assets. The South African Reserve Bank (SARB) has published a Consultation Paper on Policy Proposals for Crypto Assets in the country.

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Aklanon Bizwoman Shines in Cryptocurrency Industry Abroad

KALIBO, Aklan – A young Filipina entrepreneur is stirring waves abroad in impactful causes that help increase the awareness and adoption of cryptocurrencies and help impact many people’s lives. Jonha Revesencio Richman revealed on social media that she recently joined the Tour de Crypto as their advisor.

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Central Bank Cryptocurrency: Crypto Regulation Moving Along Globally

2017’s wild crypto rally might seem like a distant memory, but the interest that it created in crypto regulation around the world is still unfolding. The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) is still working through the idea of an official crypto for India, but it looks like they are kicking the can down the road […]

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How Cryptocurrency Is Upending the Way Art Is Priced and SoldĀ 

The world of cryptocurrency may be an esoteric, unregulated and tempestuously fluctuating virtual Wild West, but it is giving the staid and lofty luxury art world a run for its money. Last August, a US1.7 million (S2.

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Overstock to Pay Taxes in Cryptocurrency, Major Step Towards Mass Adoption

Overstock will become the first US company to pay taxes in cryptocurrency as mass global adoption prospects strengthen. Major online retailer Overstock is set to pay Ohio state business taxes in Bitcoin, the first company in the US to receive that distinction.

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Tokenization in 2019: Bitcoin-Built Bridge Between Cryptocurrency and Traditional Finance?

The crypto markets surge as we begin 2019 has attracted more stakeholders over the past week. Bitcoins performance especially is signalling a promising year for the crypto community both in terms of price as well as the expected milestones to be launched by various projects.

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Four Cryptocurrency Hotspots That Saw Tremendous Growth in 2018

In the last few years, the cryptocurrency environment has changed drastically and there is a bunch of new cryptocurrency hotspots popping up across the globe. Gone are the days when certain territories such as Zug, Prague, and other blockchain hub cities dominated the headlines.

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