No Picture

Report Claims That 46% of All Funds Generated by ICOs Have Been Raised in Europe

05.12.2017 Samuel Haig 0

Report Claims That 46% of All Funds Generated by ICOs Have Been Raised in EuropeResearch conducted by Atomico, a prominent European venture capital firm, claims that nearly half of all funds generated through initial coin offerings (ICOs) has been raised in Europe. The findings have been published in the third edition of Atomico’s State of European Tech Report. Also Read: The Ethereum Blockchain Is Congested by Cats “There Are More […]

The post Report Claims That 46% of All Funds Generated by ICOs Have Been Raised in Europe appeared first on Bitcoin News.

No Picture

Azerbaijan Rejects Crypto as Means of Payment

05.12.2017 Samuel Haig 0

Azerbaijan Monitoring Cryptocurrency Before Regulating, Rejects Crypto as Means of PaymentThe chairman of Azerbaijan’s Central Bank (CBA), Elman Rustamov, has described the nation’s position regarding cryptocurrencies as ‘conservative’ according to local reports. Mr. Rustamov stated that the CBA does not recognize cryptocurrencies as a legitimate means of payment and that the central bank intends to develop a “legislative infrastructure” before “introducing [the] technology.” Also Read: Venezuela […]

The post Azerbaijan Rejects Crypto as Means of Payment appeared first on Bitcoin News.

No Picture

Record ICO Tezos Founders Seek Bail-Out From Foundation

03.12.2017 Samuel Haig 0

Tezos Founders Seek Bail-Out From FoundationFollowing mounting lawsuits, the founders of Tezos are seeking for their legal costs to be covered by the Swiss-based foundation tasked with managing the funds generated through the company’s ICO (initial coin offering). If successful, the Tezos founders will be using the funds of the very ICO participants that sued the company to pay for […]

The post Record ICO Tezos Founders Seek Bail-Out From Foundation appeared first on Bitcoin News.

No Picture

Record ICO Tezos Founders Seek Bail-Out From Foundation

03.12.2017 Samuel Haig 0

Tezos Founders Seek Bail-Out From FoundationFollowing mounting lawsuits, the founders of Tezos are seeking for their legal costs to be covered by the Swiss-based foundation tasked with managing the funds generated through the company’s ICO (initial coin offering). If successful, the Tezos founders will be using the funds of the very ICO participants that sued the company to pay for […]

The post Record ICO Tezos Founders Seek Bail-Out From Foundation appeared first on Bitcoin News.

No Picture

Bitcoin-Related Job Postings Have Spiked on Linkedin and Upwork

03.12.2017 Samuel Haig 0

Bitcoin-Related Job Postings Have Spiked on LinkedIn and UpworkThe number of jobs relating to bitcoin and cryptocurrency on Linkedin and Upwork has grown significantly in recent years. Both platforms report an increase in the listing of skills relating to cryptocurrency and blockchain technology by several hundred percent. Also Read: Meme Chart Mania: Is This the Tip of the Iceberg or Have We Already Hit […]

The post Bitcoin-Related Job Postings Have Spiked on Linkedin and Upwork appeared first on Bitcoin News.

No Picture

Central Bank Round-Up: Brazil & New Zealand Issue Statements, Cryptos are Assets or Securities in Canada

30.11.2017 Samuel Haig 0

Central Bank Round-Up: Brazil & New Zealand Issue Statements, Cryptos are Assets or Securities in CanadaDuring November, several central banks addressed bitcoin and cryptocurrencies. New Zealand’s central bank has issued a statement seeking to educate citizens of the fundamentals underpinning cryptocurrencies, as well as the implications of such on monetary policy.  The senior deputy governor of the Bank of Canada has stated that cryptocurrencies comprise assets or securities, rather than […]

The post Central Bank Round-Up: Brazil & New Zealand Issue Statements, Cryptos are Assets or Securities in Canada appeared first on Bitcoin News.

No Picture

1 Million Yen, 100 Million INR – Bitcoin Sets New Price Milestones on International Markets

29.11.2017 Samuel Haig 0

Bitcoin Sets Price Milestones on International MarketsWith all eyes on bitcoin’s meteoric break of $10,000, less attention has been paid to the price milestones recently established on leading international markets. In recent weeks, the CAD, AUD, NZD, and SGD pairings also surpassed $10,000, whilst a single bitcoin exceeds 500,000 RUB in Russia, 1 million JPY in Japan, 10 million KRW in […]

The post 1 Million Yen, 100 Million INR – Bitcoin Sets New Price Milestones on International Markets appeared first on Bitcoin News.

No Picture

Regulation Round-Up: Kenya, Ghana and Algeria Fudding and Fighting Bitcoin

27.11.2017 Samuel Haig 0

Regulation Round-Up: African Governments Hesitant on Bitcoin and CryptocurrenciesGovernments across Africa are striking a firm tone regarding bitcoin and cryptocurrencies, with Algeria’s congress expected to ban all cryptocurrencies, and Kenya’s central bank warning against the risks of cryptocurrency, and an advisor to Ghana’s ministry of communications describing “fear of the unknown” as the principal barrier to greater adoption of virtual currencies. In other […]

The post Regulation Round-Up: Kenya, Ghana and Algeria Fudding and Fighting Bitcoin appeared first on Bitcoin News.

No Picture

Nigerian NDIC Warns That Cryptocurrencies Lack Consumer Protections

27.11.2017 Samuel Haig 0

Nigerian NDIC Warns That Cryptocurrencies Lack Consumer ProtectionsThe Nigerian Deposit Insurance Corporation (NDIC) has warned Nigerians that they will not be afforded consumer protections when trading virtual currencies. NDIC representatives also reaffirmed that the Nigeria’s monetary regulators are unable to exert influence over the cryptocurrency markets. Also Read: North Korean Citizens Study Cryptocurrencies at Pyongyang University The Nigerian Deposit Insurance Corporation Warns Against […]

The post Nigerian NDIC Warns That Cryptocurrencies Lack Consumer Protections appeared first on Bitcoin News.