BREAKING: Japan Allows Cryptocurrency Industry To Regulate Itself

Japan has given formal approval for its cryptocurrency industry to regulate itself, the Japan Virtual Currency Exchange Association (JVCEA) confirmed October 24. JVCEA Can Police Exchanges In a significant development for the country, regulators opted to allow the JVCEA to ensure cryptocurrency exchanges followed legal requirements, a statement reads. Under the deal, the body will also have […]

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Goldman Sachs Will Manage Bitcoin For Its Clients, Insiders Reveal

Goldman Sachs has reiterated it plans to roll out “crypto asset offerings” to clients in future in what Bloomberg describes would be a “boost for the burgeoning universe of funds betting on cryptocurrencies.” ‘In Response To Client Interest’ In comments to the publication August 6, a spokesman for the financial giant built on previous announcements […]

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Starbucks Partners with NYSE Owner To Build ‘Global’ Digital Asset Platform

New York Stock Exchange operator Intercontinental Exchange (ICE) has revealed it plans to launch a global digital asset platform in November as a “scalable on-ramp” for investors. ICE To Build ‘Scalable On-Ramp’ In a press release August 3, ICE, which signaled its intention to launch physical Bitcoin futures in May, will debut them alongside the […]

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BREAKING: Mt. Gox ‘Bitcoin Whale’ Trustee Won’t Sell Any More BTC

Allen Scott · June 22, 2018 · 9:00 am The Tokyo District Court has approved the commencement of civil rehabilitation in the ongoing Mt. Gox bankruptcy — with the process to expected to start early next year.  Mt. Gox Trustee Won’t Dump Any More Bitcoin Mt. Gox creditors are one step closer to receive more […]

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Vladimir Putin Endorses Blockchain: Russia Can’t Be ‘Late In The Race’

Russian Federation President Vladimir Putin endorsed blockchain technology during a meeting on Sunday with Herman Gref, the president of Sberbank, Russia’s largest bank. ‘We Need Professionals in This Field’ Gref, who said his bank would implement blockchain into its business, suggested to Putin that the Russian government should include blockchain technology in education and professional […]

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