Emirates NBD Bank Begins Crackdown on Cryptocurrency Transactions

17 January, 2018 by admin

It is no secret most banks do not like cryptocurrencies in the slightest. Various financial institutions effectively prevent their customers from…

Russia to Legalize Cryptocurrency Trading on Approved Exchanges

17 January, 2018 by admin

Following the presentation of a drafted bill to place regulations on the usage of cryptocurrency in Russia on December 28, a list of approved…

Bitcoin Cash Tip Bot ‘Tippr’ Distributes Thousands of Micropayments

17 January, 2018 by admin

A new Bitcoin Cash (BCH) tip bot that lets anyone send small microtransactions using BCH called ‘Tippr’ is gaining a lot of traction on…

Metropolitan Bank Denies Policy Change on Crypto Wire Transfers

17 January, 2018 by admin

Metropolitan Commercial Bank is pushing back against reports that it has moved to halt international wires related to…

Japan’s Largest Bank to Launch Cryptocurrency Exchange

17 January, 2018 by admin

As bitcoin trading becomes the new mainstream in Japan, leading financial firms are stepping in to offer services to preserve their market share.…

Businessman Outright Buys Two Electric Power Stations to Do Bitcoin Mining in Russia

17 January, 2018 by admin

China has dominated the bitcoin mining industry for a couple of years, but fears of a government clampdown are signaling now might be the best time…

NBA’s Dallas Mavericks Will Accept Bitcoin For Tickets, Mark Cuban Promises

17 January, 2018 by admin

Mark Cuban, billionaire tech investor and owner of the NBA team The Dallas Mavericks tweeted on Tuesday, Jan. 16 that starting next season, it will…

BitConnect Shutters Crypto Exchange Site After Regulator Warnings

17 January, 2018 by admin

The company behind the controversial cryptocurrency BitConnect has announced that it will close down its lending and exchange…

Cornell Researchers: Bitcoin Not as Decentralized as Assumed

17 January, 2018 by admin

Cornell University researchers, using the Falcon Relay Network, have concluded that neither of the two most popular cryptocurrency blockchains,…

Markets Update: The Top 68 Cryptos Dive During the January Slump

17 January, 2018 by admin

Cryptocurrency markets are having a tough time during the third week of the new year as a vast majority of digital assets are down 20 percent or…