‘Adoption is Real’: Nearly 5 Percent of Canadians Now Own Bitcoin

At least four different studies by institutional authorities indicate that between 3 and 5 percent of people in Canada own Bitcoin.   Bitcoin Investors Are Spreading in Canada Bitcoinist reported in July that 500,000 people in Ontario own cryptocurrencies. The findings were revealed in a survey of more than 2,500 Ontarians conducted by the Investor […]

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Mike Novogratz Cryptocurrency Merchant Bank Finally Goes Live This Week

Serial investor and Bitcoin bull Mike Novogratz is days away from launching his own merchant bank Galaxy Digital LP, which begins trading on the Toronto Stock Exchange August 1. ‘We Want To Be Globally Traded’ After an eight-month period of haggling with regulators, the cryptocurrency-focussed project will go live under the GLXY ticker, with plans […]

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500,000 in Ontario Own Cryptoassets, New Study Shows

A recent survey of more than 2,500 Ontarians sheds some light on the city’s population overall sentiment towards cryptocurrencies. The Investor Office of the Ontario Securities Commission (OSC) recently conducted a survey of more than 2,500 participants in order to better understand the city’s overall predisposition towards the field of cryptocurrencies. Measurable Interest The study […]

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Operation Cryptosweep: Cryptocurrency Scammers Beware

Nick Chong · May 22, 2018 · 10:00 am A joint force, comprised of regulatory bodies from the U.S. and Canada, has announced that they will be facing cryptocurrency scams head-on and will investigate companies which do not practice the best principles. Coming Together to Form ‘Operation Cryptosweep’ The Texas State Securities Board has just […]

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Canada Steals Crypto Startup From the U.S. With Less Stringent Laws

Osato Avan-Nomayo · May 9, 2018 · 1:00 am CBlocks, a Miami based-based cryptocurrency startup is moving to Canada to avoid regulatory trouble in the United States. The firm has been unable to obtain clear legal guidance concerning its status, hence the move. Cryptocurrency laws in Canada are a lot less stringent than in the […]

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Canadians Can Now Buy Bitcoin With a Credit Card From an App

Georgi Georgiev · April 4, 2018 · 1:00 am Bitcoin might get a serious kick towards widespread and unobtrusive adoption as a leading Canadian fintech company Mogo launched a new app letting people buy Bitcoin with a credit card. Canadian Can Now Buy Bitcoin from Their Phones Mogo, a Vancouver-based Fintech Company, also claims to […]

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