Tag: Donations

Wikileaks Bitcoin Donations Soar Following Assange Arrest

Wikileaks Bitcoin Donations Soar Following Assange Arrest Wikileaks’ bitcoin address has received a deluge of support following founding editor Julian Assange’s arrest. Donations have reached nearly $ 32,000 on Friday, 60% more than was raised the day before, when Assange was taken into custody. Also read: How Traditional Stock Markets […]

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 […]

Newspaper Ad Seeks Donations for Bitcoin Baby’s College Fund

Newspaper Ad Seeks Donations for Bitcoin Baby’s College Fund Despite being just one week old, Izabella Bowles carries great expectations upon her tiny shoulders. The baby, born on Jan. 6, will go to college when she’s older, if parents Wioletta and Peter can help it. What’s more, her future tuition […]

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 […]

Rosenstein Targets ICOs, FEC May Permit Political Donations Through Crypto Mining

Rosenstein Targets ICOs, FEC May Permit Political Donations Through Crypto Mining In recent regulatory news, the U.S. deputy attorney general has called for international cooperation on cryptocurrency regulation. Separately, the U.S. Federal Election Commission (FEC) has prepared a draft advisory that could allow political donations in the form of mining […]

Regulations Roundup: Chinese Mining Farms Undergo Tax Inspection, Michigan Bans Campaign Donations in Cryptocurrency

Regulations Roundup: Chinese Mining Farms Undergo Tax Inspection, Michigan Bans Campaign Donations in Cryptocurrency In recent regulatory news, we report on an authorized mining company in China that has had its operations temporarily halted for tax inspection and implementation of real-name registration processes. We also look at the Michigan Secretary of […]

Survey: 60% of US Voters Want Cryptocurrency Political Donations to Be Legal

Survey: 60% of US Voters Want Cryptocurrency Political Donations to Be Legal Clovr recently surveyed 1,023 registered U.S. voters to learn how the American public views the possibility of political candidates accepting cryptocurrency donations for campaign financing. A majority of 60 percent said cryptocurrency donations should be treated the same […]

UNICEF France Accepts Donations in 9 Cryptocurrencies

UNICEF France Accepts Donations in 9 Cryptocurrencies The French office of the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) has started accepting donations in 9 of the most popular cryptocurrencies, including bitcoin cash (BCH) and bitcoin core (BTC). The announcement comes after earlier this year the UN agency launched several other crypto-related […]