Tag: Interest

Crypto Banking Expands With Positive Interest Rates and New Services

Crypto Banking Expands With Positive Interest Rates and New Services Banking, in the traditional sense of the term, has become a financial burden for account holders in regions where the era of subzero interest rates has already set in. European nations like Sweden, Denmark, Switzerland, and Eurozone countries have been […]

Bitcoin Cash-Powered File Storage Concept Sparks Interest and Debate

Bitcoin Cash-Powered File Storage Concept Sparks Interest and Debate Bitcoin Cash (BCH) proponents were introduced to a new project called the Cashweb protocol on Friday. The blockchain file sharing scheme allows people to store and load arbitrary data to the BCH chain. While the new protocol still has “a long […]

Initiative to Curtail Negative Interest Rates Gains Traction in Germany

Initiative to Curtail Negative Interest Rates Gains Traction in Germany Negative interest rates, a common occurrence in Europe these days, are unpleasant for both banks and clients. And financial institutions have been increasingly transferring the bulk of the burden on to their customers. Some political factions in Germany, however, aren’t […]

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 […]

Normalizing Negative Interest: It’s Flabbergasting How Closely Media Parrots the Government

Normalizing Negative Interest: It’s Flabbergasting How Closely Media Parrots the Government Negative interest rates have been making big headlines lately, as several countries and big banks are now experimenting with the unorthodox monetary policy. While typically viewed as a last-ditch effort to shock some life back into struggling economies, these […]

Africa’s Interest in Bitcoin Remains High as 15 States Plan to Adopt the ‘Eco’ Currency

Africa’s Interest in Bitcoin Remains High as 15 States Plan to Adopt the ‘Eco’ Currency By 2020, a large group of West African countries plan to adopt a single fiat currency called the eco. After a meeting in Abuja held on June 29 between the 15 member-country regional bloc, the […]

Venture Capitalist: India’s Ban on Bitcoin Will Only Increase Interest in the Country

Venture Capitalist: India’s Ban on Bitcoin Will Only Increase Interest in the Country This week, a report claims that certain government departments across the country are supporting an outright ban on the “sale, purchase and issuance of all types” or crypto including Bitcoin, and could lead to a jail sentence […]