Author: MattMcall

Bitcoin Maximalists Embrace Ethereum After Receiving an Offer They Can’t Refuse

Bitcoin Maximalists Embrace Ethereum After Receiving an Offer They Can’t Refuse A group of hardcore bitcoin maximalists have heroically overcome their hatred for Ethereum after receiving ERC20 shares in crypto exchange INX worth hundreds of thousands of dollars. The staunch BTC loyalists, led by Blockstream CTO Samson Mow, have agreed […]

Major Swedish Bank Orders Negative Interest Rate on Euro Deposits

Major Swedish Bank Orders Negative Interest Rate on Euro Deposits Sub-zero interest rates have become the norm in some countries, especially in Europe. Nordic nations such as Sweden and Denmark have been in negative territory for a while and a growing number of banks in the region are now charging […]

PR: Kinesis Partners With Hardware Wallet Provider CoolbitX

PR: Kinesis Partners With Hardware Wallet Provider CoolbitX This is a paid press release, which contains forward looking statements, and should be treated as advertising or promotional material. Bitcoin.com is not responsible for or liable for any content, accuracy or quality within the press release. 21/08/2019, London: Kinesis is proud […]

Indian Supreme Court Orders RBI to Answer Crypto Exchanges, New Date Set

Indian Supreme Court Orders RBI to Answer Crypto Exchanges, New Date Set After hearing the arguments against the banking restriction by the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) in detail, the Indian supreme court directed the central bank to reply to the representations filed by crypto exchanges. Since the RBI has […]

The World Bank’s Blockchain Bond Is Just a Fancy Way of Selling Debt

The World Bank’s Blockchain Bond Is Just a Fancy Way of Selling Debt Last year the World Bank and the Commonwealth Bank of Australia announced a permissioned Ethereum-based blockchain to facilitate the end-to-end issuance of bonds between financial partners. The Bretton Woods-created financial institution hopes to make debt capital markets […]

Market Update: Prices Drop as Crypto Sentiment Enters the Fear Zone

Market Update: Prices Drop as Crypto Sentiment Enters the Fear Zone Cryptocurrency markets fell hard on August 21 following the $ 700 price drop bitcoin core (BTC) saw during the early morning trading sessions. Most digital assets have lost 2-8% in value as the overall market valuation of all 2,000+ […]