Cashaa Announces US Dollar Bank Accounts for Cryptocurrency Firms

Cashaa Announces U.S. Dollar Bank Accounts for Cryptocurrency Firms                                Bitcoin banking platform Cashaa will soon offer U.S. dollar bank accounts for cryptocurrency-focused businesses, except those operating in sanctioned countries.  Cashaa offers banking services like International Bank Account Number (IBAN) accounts, international SWIFT transfers for fiat and credit card processing for cryptocurrency-based businesses, which often […]

A Wyoming loophole’ to Carry Out Crypto Transactions Without BitLicense in New York

A ‘Wyoming loophole’ to Carry Out Crypto Transactions Without BitLicense in New York                                There may be a new way of by-passing the tough New York laws to carry out crypto-related transactions in the world’s capital without acquiring a BitLicense, a crypto license developed by the New York Department of Financial Services (NYDFS) in 2014. […]

Three Fronts in the Global Digital Currency Wars

Three Fronts in the Global Digital Currency Wars                                   Jeremy Allaire is co-founder, CEO and chairman of Circle, a global financial services company that provides a platform for individuals, institutions and entrepreneurs to build businesses, invest and raise capital with open crypto technologies. The views expressed here are his own. The past several months have […]

Why You Can’t Be Anonymous Using Crypto

Why You Can’t Be Anonymous Using Crypto                                         Most people associate blockchain and Bitcoin with anonymity and imagine that they can perform transactions online without being detected. But this couldn’t be farther from the truth, as aside from a few altcoins that have privacy features, Bitcoin and most cryptos aren’t actually anonymous. How Cryptos […]

US Congress Continues to Investigate Cryptocurrencies Deep Divisions Revealed

US Congress Continues to Investigate Cryptocurrencies, Deep Divisions Revealed                                    Members of the United States Congress are again openly addressing the cryptocurrency revolution by holding committee hearings and researching its potential impact on the current financial system. Although there is significant division among them, there is no doubt that America’s legislators are becoming notably […]

Top 3 reasons why governments demand regulation of cryptocurrency

Top 3 reasons why governments demand regulation of cryptocurrency                                Whenever we hear about another government drafting a regulation for cryptocurrencies, we can’t help but smirk a little bit at the hypocrisy of politicians and their approach to these digital assets. The reason why so many people laugh at the sight of new crypto regulation […]

FATF Begins Inspection on Anti-Money Laundering Measures at Japanese Entities on October 28

FATF Begins Inspection on Anti-Money Laundering Measures at Japanese Entities on October 28                                     The Financial Action Task Force (FATF), an international organization dedicated to anti-money laundering measures, began undertaking an assessment at the Japanese government and financial institutions in Tokyo on October 28. It was reported that companies that operate cryptocurrency exchanges are also […]

This week in crypto: All the important developments in crypto space

This week in crypto: All the important developments in crypto space                                   The Bitcoin ecosystem continues to advance at a steady pace as it becomes more mature and integrated into everyday life. This past week has seen a flurry of activity, just like every week before it, and every step is leading to […]

Crypto Capital arrest could be disaster for Bitfinex Binance Kraken

Crypto Capital arrest could be disaster for Bitfinex, Binance, Kraken                                    Crypto Capital arrest could be disaster for Bitfinex, Binance, Kraken The dominoes have started to fall for cryptocurrency exchanges choosing to operate in the shadows. Polish news site wPolityce.pl reported Crypto Capital President Ivan Manuel Molina was arrested on October 24 in connection to […]

BitGo Confirms Tron Will Receive Institutional-grade Support

BitGo Confirms Tron Will Receive Institutional-grade Support                                  Most active service providers in the cryptocurrency space – other than wallets and exchanges – tend to focus on a handful of currencies at all times. BitGo is one of those companies which primarily supported the top cryptocurrencies at first. In a new update, it seems Tron […]