Tag: Rates

Passing the Burden of Negative Rates to Bank Clients Opens Door for Cryptocurrencies

Passing the Burden of Negative Rates to Bank Clients Opens Door for Cryptocurrencies Record low and negative interest rates have put commercial banks in a difficult spot. Across Europe, they have been passing the burden to their clients. Some have introduced fees for those with large account balances, while others […]

Get Real-Time and Historical BCH Rates With the Bitcoin.com Price Converter

Get Real-Time and Historical BCH Rates With the Bitcoin.com Price Converter With prices of major digital assets constantly in flux, traders need a reliable tool to calculate the value of their crypto holdings in fiat currency. The Price Converter developed by Bitcoin.com is one such instrument that’s accurate and easy […]

The Fed’s Low Interest Rates and QE Have Created a Dependent Generation

The Fed’s Low Interest Rates and QE Have Created a Dependent Generation On March 20, the Federal Reserve’s Open Market Committee (FOMC) unanimously decided to keep federal interest rates unchanged. Critics believe that the central bank’s policy of near-zero interest rates and quantitative easing (QE) has corrupted the U.S. economy […]

French Lawmakers Propose Lower Electricity Rates for Cryptocurrency Miners

French Lawmakers Propose Lower Electricity Rates for Cryptocurrency Miners Two French legislators have made a number of proposals aimed at turning France into a leading force in the development of the industry built around cryptocurrencies. One of the ideas is to allow crypto mining companies to take advantage of preferential […]

Crypto Detectives Project Rates and Investigates Suspicious ICOs

Crypto Detectives Project Rates and Investigates Suspicious ICOs An online platform created in Russia has set a noble goal of making the cryptocurrency industry safer for investors. The project investigates initial coin offerings (ICOs) that have raised suspicions and performs the due diligence for free. A report about each ICO […]

Church Mining Cryptocurrency Told to Pay Higher Electricity Rates

Church Mining Cryptocurrency Told to Pay Higher Electricity Rates The outcome of a court case in Russia may affect the popular practice of cryptocurrency mining in basements and garages. According to a recent ruling, a church in Irkutsk must pay higher electricity rates for installing and running mining hardware on […]