How People Are Still Buying Bitcoin and ICO Tokens in China

Despite the statewide clampdown on initial coin offerings, investors in China can still take buy ICO tokens fairly easy.  Local ICO projects, on the other hand, take advantage of foreign-registered companies to circumvent the prohibitions. How to Buy Bitcoin in China Despite China’s blanket ban on all cryptocurrencies and initial coin offerings, investors can still […]

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South African Reserve Bank (SARB): Virtual Currencies Are ‘Cyber-tokens’

Nikita Blows · May 26, 2018 · 9:00 am The South African Reserve Bank (SARB) has announced that disruptive cryptocurrencies cannot be seen as actual currency as they do not conform to the traditional definition of money. Even though digital currencies were first introduced to the world nearly a decade ago, interest and trade have […]

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Bitcoin Sports Betting Site JustBet Under Investigation by Australian Authorities

Nikita Blows · March 11, 2018 · 10:00 pm The Australian Communications and Media Authority (ACMA) is investigating JustBet for claiming to be registered in an Australian-owned territory, while actually being based in Costa Rica. The popularity of online gambling continues to grow, as does the interest in cryptocurrencies, especially Bitcoin. JustBet, a sports gambling […]

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Finnish Crypto Exchange Prasos Oy’s Trading Days May Be Numbered

Nikita Blows · March 9, 2018 · 11:00 pm Four out of the five banks that Finnish-based Prasos Oy uses for their business has severed ties with the exchange, citing money laundering fears as the main reason. Prasos Oy has become a well-known name in the Nordic region’s crypto circuit. The platform relies on the […]

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