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Now Official: Bitcoin Cash Listed on Coinbase

We’re excited to announce that customers will be able to buy, sell, send and receive Bitcoin Cash on Coinbase. You can read more about Bitcoin Cash on Coinbase FAQ page. Sends and receives are available immediately. Buys and sells will be available to all customers once there is sufficient liquidity on GDAX. We anticipate that this will take […]

Bitcoin gets official blessing in Japan

Entrepreneurs do not often welcome regulation. For Japanese cryptocurrency start-ups, however, a framework put in place by the country’s financial authorities has been a boon. Rules announced this year by the Financial Services Agency allow people to pay for goods and services with bitcoin and require cryptocurrency exchanges or remittance operators to be licensed and […]

Russia may soon issue its own official blockchain-based currency, the CryptoRuble

Russia will issue its own official cryptocurrency, the CryptoRuble, capping months of speculation about the country’s approach to the technology. While in a way it indicates an embrace of the likes of Bitcoin and Ethereum, the CryptoRuble is unlikely to share the truly decentralized nature of other coins. The news, first reported by CoinTelegraph, cites […]

India’s Central Bank is ‘Working’ on Bitcoin Regulation: Official

Get Trading Recommendations and Read Analysis on Hacked.com for just $39 per month. The deputy governor of India’s central bank has revealed the authority is working on a regulatory policy for cryptocurrencies like bitcoin in the country. According to Indian business daily Economic Times, Reserve Bank of India (RBI) deputy governor NS Vishwanathan was speaking […]

Russian Official Compares Bitcoin Price with Infamous Ponzi ‘MMM’

Get Trading Recommendations and Read Analysis on Hacked.com for just $39 per month. The head of a Russian government ministry has cautioned against cryptocurrency investments by comparing bitcoin price ’ to that of ‘MMM’, a former Russian ponzi scheme. In public comments last week, Russia’s Minister of Economic Development Maxim Oreshkin urged everyday investors to […]

Dubai official cryptocurrency – Business Insider

A development is seen on one of the islands of The World Islands project in Dubai, January 7, 2012. Jumana El Heloueh/Reuters The government of the city of Dubai launched their own blockchain-based cryptocurrency last week. The city’s economy department partnered with one of its subsidiaries called Emcredit Limited and U.K.-based Object Tech Group, Ltd. […]

emCash is Dubai’s First Official State Cryptocurrency

Get Trading Recommendations and Read Analysis on Hacked.com for just $39 per month. The government of Dubai has revealed details of its own blockchain-based cryptocurrency, called emCash. In major news coming out of the UAE, the government of the city of Dubai will develop and implement emCash, an encrypted blockchain-powered digital currency that will enable […]

EmCash Is Dubai’s First Official Cryptocurrency

In Brief The city of Dubai now has its own cryptocurrency, thanks to a new partnership fostered through the city’s Accelerator Initiative. This new cryptocurrency, called emCash, runs on its own blockchain and is designed for various financial transactions. Future City, Future Cash The government of the city of Dubai launched their own […]

This Latin American Country Could Adopt Bitcoin as an Official Currency

In Brief Venezuela is currently suffering from hyperinflation, which may force the country to shift to Bitcoin. The move would come after months of excessive purchasing and mining, and could be the start of other countries doing the same. From Bolivars to Bitcoin In order to deal with ever-growing issues with hyperinflation, the […]

Bitcoin Price Volatility Due to Regulatory ‘Blind Spot,’ Claims Fmr. CFTC Official

Get Trading Recommendations and Read Analysis on Hacked.com for just $39 per month. Responding to recent bitcoin price volatility, former financial services regulator Bart Chilton has strong words for the cryptocurrency industry: accept oversight or die. The former commissioner of the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) published this warning in a CNBC op-ed. Chilton, who […]

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