Day: December 20, 2018

The Daily: Coinbase to Pay Users for Learning, Okex Launches Instant Messaging Service

The Daily: Coinbase to Pay Users for Learning, Okex Launches Instant Messaging Service In today’s edition of The Daily we feature a number of recent developments by popular cryptocurrency exchanges. These include an educational platform by Coinbase, a communication tool for OTC traders from Okex, an important ticker update by […]

Chatter Report: Antonopoulos Criticizes KYC, Kasireddy Claims Decentralization Not Always Better

Chatter Report: Antonopoulos Criticizes KYC, Kasireddy Claims Decentralization Not Always Better Criticism is the overarching theme of today’s crypto chatter roundup. Andreas Antonopoulos vehemently opposes mandatory KYC to access banking services. Also, Preethi Kasireddy calls for cryptocurrency users to rethink decentralization. Also Read: Jimmy Song Uses Andreas Antonopoulos Model, Open […]

The Crypto Donations Continue! Vitalik Buterin Donates $300K

The Crypto Donations Continue! Vitalik Buterin Donates 0K Crypto donations are not new. They weren’t in 2017, the year of the crypto boom, nor are they in 2018. But each time they happen, whether it’s donations in cryptocurrencies or fiat currencies, it’s proof that not everyone in the crypto space […]

UK Investors to Pay Capital Gains and Income Tax on Bitcoin Investments

UK Investors to Pay Capital Gains and Income Tax on Bitcoin Investments The U.K. government has said that individual investors will be liable to pay capital gains tax each time they sell crypto assets such as BTC for profit. In new taxation guidelines published Dec. 19, Her Majesty’s Revenue and Customs […]

Saxo Bank Founder Lars Christensen Is Waiting for a Cryptocurrency Panic Sell-Off

Saxo Bank Founder Lars Christensen Is Waiting for a Cryptocurrency Panic Sell-Off Danish Saxo Bank founder Lars Seier Christensen made millions trading BTC, but as the CEO of a bank, he had a hard time persuading his staff to offer crypto services. Now he’s waiting on the sidelines for another […]