Tag: Canadian

Coinsquare Acquires StellarX: Canadian Exchange Takes Over

Coinsquare Acquires StellarX: Canadian Exchange Takes Over Canada’s largest crypto exchange Coinsquare has acquired the StellarX DEX according to a press release published yesterday. Under the terms of the agreement, StellarX will become a fully-owned subsidiary of Coinsquare and will now need regulatory approval to operate its service under the Coinsquare umbrella. Coinsquare Acquires StellarX […]

Canadian Electoral Agency Clarifies Cryptocurrency Donations for Political Use

Canadian Electoral Agency Clarifies Cryptocurrency Donations for Political Use Canada’s electoral body has started consultations on how political parties should handle cryptocurrency donations ahead of general elections slated for October. Political parties have requested guidance from Elections Canada (EC) on accepting contributions and conducting other transactions in bitcoin. EC has […]

Canadian Bitcoin Miner Fortress Blockchain Reports $1.16M Loss in Q3

Canadian Bitcoin Miner Fortress Blockchain Reports .16M Loss in Q3 Fortress Blockchain’s net loss worsened to $ 1.16 million (1.55 million Canadian dollars) in the third quarter, from $ 202,000 in the preceding three-month period, as price pressure continues to mount in the global bitcoin mining industry. The Canadian company […]

Canadian Court to Take Custody of Quadrigacx Funds, NYDIG Gets Bitlicense

Canadian Court to Take Custody of Quadrigacx Funds, NYDIG Gets Bitlicense In recent regulatory news, a Canadian court plans to take custody of $ 19.5 million of funds that Quadrigacx deposited with the Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce before they were frozen due to competing ownership claims. Also, New York […]

Canadian Crypto Exchange Coinsquare Expanding Into European Market

Canadian Crypto Exchange Coinsquare Expanding Into European Market One of Canada’s largest cryptocurrency exchanges, Coinsquare, is expanding into the European market. This is the exchange’s first international expansion under its own brand. Its previous expansions were through partnerships with other companies. Also read: Yahoo! Japan Confirms Entrance Into the Crypto Space […]

Canadian Government Body Builds Ethereum Blockchain Explorer

Canadian Government Body Builds Ethereum Blockchain Explorer A Canadian body called The National Research Council of Canada (NRC) announced on Monday, August 20th, that it has built an Ethereum blockchain explorer. The NRC manages a Canadian-government-funded research program named the Industrial Research Assistance Program (IRAP) and it is this program which is […]