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ThreeD Capital Inc. Appoints Cryptocurrency Evangelist and Trader to Advisory Board Canadian Stock Exchange:IDK.CN

November 22, 2017 09:00 ET | Source: ThreeD Capital Inc TORONTO, Nov. 22, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — ThreeD Capital Inc. (“ThreeD” or the “Company”) (CSE:IDK) is pleased to announce the appointment of David Schirmer to its Advisory Board. Mr. David Schirmer is a cryptocurrency enthusiast who spends most of his free time […]

Canadian taxation of cryptocurrency … so far

Cryptocurrency is digital “money” that utilizes encryption techniques to regulate the issuance of units and verify their transfer. Cryptocurrency operates without the participation of a central bank or other government agency. There has been a proliferation of cryptocurrencies – there are now over 900 worldwide; a number that continues to grow as more cryptoproducts are […]

Next Generation of Canadian Banking Customers Want Bitcoin

Finance Doug Alexander of Bloomberg Technology reports an online lender’s stock price and value “rose the most in eight months after moving a step closer to giving customers the ability to hold bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies in digital wallets.” Also read: Airbitz Major Wallet Overhaul Leads to New Brand, New Company: Edge Bitcoin is the […]

ThreeD Capital Inc. Appoints Global Blockchain/Cryptocurrency Expert to Advisory Board Canadian Stock Exchange:IDK.CN

October 30, 2017 09:00 ET | Source: ThreeD Capital Inc TORONTO, Oct. 30, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — ThreeD Capital Inc. (“ThreeD” or the “Company”) (CSE:IDK) is pleased to announce the appointment of Aly Madhavji to its Advisory Board (see also previous announcement on October 26, 2017). Mr. Aly Madhavji is Founder and […]

Bitcoin Fund Manager Wins Approval From Canadian Regulators

Securities regulators in the Canadian province of British Columbia have granted an official registration to an investment firm that plans to launch a bitcoin-tied fund. The British Columbia Securities Commission (BCSC) granted the registration to cryptocurrency investment firm First Block Capital Inc. Based in Vancouver, First Block Capital offers investment services aimed at the emerging […]

Canadian Agencies Approve Registration Of Cryptocurrency Investment Firm First Block Capital

News business and finance On Wednesday, the British Columbia Securities Commission announced that it has approved the registration of First Block Capital Inc. as an investment fund manager and exempt market dealer. This is the first registration of a fund manager in Canada focused exclusively on cryptocurrency investments, said the BCSC. On September 6, 2017, […]

Canadian Securities Commission Grants Bitcoin Fund Manager Registration

News The first registration of a fund manager to operate a bitcoin investment fund in Canada has been approved by the British Columbia Securities Commission. First Block Capital Inc is also registered as an investment fund manager and exempt market dealer in Ontario. Also read: Bank of Russia Considers It Premature to Permit […]

Canadian Securities Administrators provide new guidance on cryptocurrency offerings and approve exemptive relief for Canadian ICO

On August 24, 2017, Staff of the Canadian Securities Administrators (the “CSA”) released CSA Staff Notice 46-307 – Cryptocurrency Offerings1 (“Staff Notice 46-307”). Staff Notice 46-307 follows the report of the Securities Exchange Commission in the United States regarding tokens as securities, which used The DAO as the example for analyzing the issue (see our […]

Canadian regulators taking a closer look at murky world of cryptocurrency ICOs – Business

Canadian securities regulators are taking a closer look at technology companies that offer digital currencies such as bitcoin to raise funds, to make sure they abide by the right set of rules. Similar to an initial public offering, or IPO, of a stock, a flurry of Canadian technology companies have recently raised money via ICO — […]

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