Nigerian NDIC Warns That Cryptocurrencies Lack Consumer Protections

The 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 …

Exclusive Clip of The New Radical: Cody Wilson, Amir Taaki, 3D Guns, and Bitcoin

Notorious bitcoiners Cody Wilson and Amir Taaki are subjects of the first real Millennial document of our present century, The New Radical, set for theatrical release this week. It’s an intimate look at what happens after media cameras vanish and idealists are left with the real-world consequences of confronting societal …

Russia’s VTB Bank’s CEO: “Very, Very Dangerous to Invest in Cryptocurrencies”

Several Russian analysts have made comments regarding bitcoin and cryptocurrencies in recent weeks. German Gref, the head of Sberbank, has stated that cryptocurrencies are becoming a part of daily life in Russia, whereas as the head of VTB International, Riccardo Orcel, has stated that Russian interest in bitcoin has been …

Regulatory Round-Up: South Korea Says Laissez Faire, Zimbabwe Dislikes and Singapore to Regulate

South Korea’s Financial Supervisory Service has stated that it won’t regulate the digital token markets due to cryptocurrencies not comprising a legally recognized financial instrument. In central bank news, Zimbabwe’s central bank has stated that bitcoin is not legal, and Singapore’s central bank has launched the second public consultation for …

PR: trade.io Adjusts Market Cap & Trade Token Price Based on the Rise in Ethereum and Demand for Lower Entry Point

This is a paid press release, which contains forward looking statements, and should be treated as advertising or promotional material. Bitcoin.com does not endorse nor support this product/service. Bitcoin.com is not responsible for or liable for any content, accuracy or quality within the press release. Zug, Switzerland, trade.io announces that …

Bitcoin Exchange Bitstamp Gets Masterpayment, Cuts Fees to 5%

Second only to Kraken by volume, making it one of the largest cryptocurrency exchanges in the world, Bitstamp has partnered with Masterpayment, the exchange’s new payment service provider. “Not only does this mean faster and more convenient transactions for our customers,” the exchange explained in a quick press release, “we have …

Swissquote Bank Launches Exchange-Traded Bitcoin Certificates

The firm Swissquote Bank SA has announced the launch of a new cryptocurrency based exchange-traded product called ‘bitcoin certificates.’ The certificates will be Swissquote’s first actively managed fund that’s tethered to digital assets and cash. Also read: Local Japanese Government Considers ICO to Revitalize Region    Swissquote Group Believes Investors …

Hong Kong Company Set to Build Crypto Mining Farm and Museum on Russian Island

One of the first foreign cryptocurrency companies to take advantage of a Russian free trade zone is based in Hong Kong. Among other ventures, the company plans to build a cryptocurrency mining farm, a crypto museum, and provide training on a Russian island. Also read: Survey Says 88% of Japanese Have …

PR: Alphaex.net Partners with Xinfin.Org to Provide Digital Exchange Backbone for It’s Pilot Projects

This is a paid press release, which contains forward looking statements, and should be treated as advertising or promotional material. Bitcoin.com does not endorse nor support this product/service. Bitcoin.com is not responsible for or liable for any content, accuracy or quality within the press release. AlphaEx.net will maintain XinFin’s XDC …

Paradise Papers Reveal Bitfinex’s Devasini and Potter Established Tether Already Back in 2014

Bitfinex’s Giancarlo Devasini and Philip Potter has been named in the Paradise Papers – an enormous data leak identifying over 120,000 companies and individuals who have employed the services of offshore service providers operating in ‘tax havens’. The leaked documents contain evidence that Giancarlo Devasini and Philip Potter established Tether …

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