Tax-Free Decade Proposed for Ukrainian Crypto Holders

Tax-Free Decade Proposed for Ukrainian Crypto Holders

An Independent MP in Ukraine is to propose a new bill to parliament which, if passed, would entitle Ukrainian crypto holders and miners advantageous tax breaks over the next decade. The bill suggests that holders of cryptocurrencies would receive a 10-year break from reporting their earning on tax returns and miners would be able to […]

Bitcoin’s Market Behavior Comparable To Bacterial Growth

Bitcoin's Market Behavior Comparable To Bacterial Growth

Social scientist and author Prateek Goorha has found that bacterial growth phases are similar to the market behavior of Bitcoin. His main findings revolved around observations of growth. During bacterial growth, there is a lag phase, exponential growth phase, a stagnation phase, and then a death or decay phase. The same thing is observed in […]

South Korean National Policy Pushes to Legalize ICOs

South Korean National Policy Pushes to Legalize ICOs

The Committee Chairman of South Korea’s National Policy Committee has spoken before the National Assembly and called for the legalization of initial coin offerings (ICOs). ICO contention Min Byung-Doo, also a member of the ruling Democratic party, spoke at a session of the National Assembly on 2 October, where the national administration is subject to […]

BitcoinNews.com Daily Podcast, 2nd October 2018

BitcoinNews.com Daily Podcast, 1st October 2018

Listen to the 2 October 2018 BitcoinNews.com Daily Podcast below. [su_audio url=”https://anchor.fm/s/58aba88/podcast/play/1460541/https%3A%2F%2Fd3ctxlq1ktw2nl.cloudfront.net%2Fproduction%2F2018-9-3%2F4924117-44100-2-ea10595c30fcc.mp3″] On this edition of the BitcoinNews.com Daily Podcast, we discuss how Ripple has finally launched XRapid, and how a decentralized exchange called StellarX has launched. Hear about how the Russian Nuclear Authority is adopting blockchain technology. Learn about a group of crypto experts […]

Mais Oui C’est Crypto-Vin: Wine Trading Platforms on the Rise

Mais Oui C'est Crypto-Vin: Wine Trading Platforms on the Rise

Wine trading platforms are on the rise as the industry begins to acknowledge the benefits of electronic tracking and blockchain’s secure guarantee of provenance. Wineries adapting to using blockchain for increased transparency of the product are not new within the industry. There are several wineries and retail sites now using the new tech, some including […]

VC Funding for Crypto and Blockchain Records 280% Annual Growth

VC Funding for Crypto and Blockchain Records 280% Annual Growth

Venture capital (VC) is fast becoming the new way to invest in blockchain companies outstripping ICOs, according to a new study. VC investments generally come from hedge funds, private equity firms, or persons of extreme wealth, with the resources to invest funds into start-ups with the hopes of quality returns on the original investment. The […]

1Broker to Launch ”Read-Only” Version of Bitcoin Futures After SEC Charges

1Broker Launch ''Read-Only'' Version of Bitcoin Futures Platform After SEC Charges

After the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) filed charges against Bitcoin futures firm 1Broker last week, the website now has plans to re-launch on a ”read-only” basis. At the time of the SEC filing charges, the US Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) seized the website, with customers left without access to their funds. A slight relief […]

Brazilian Blockchain Academy Announces Ethereum-Based Courses in Portugal

Brazilian Blockchain Academy Announces Ethereum-Based Courses in Portugal

Blockchain Academy, a Brazilian blockchain platform that offers courses on different blockchain subjects, is offering two Ethereum-based courses for the first time in Portugal. The institute is already popular in its home country of Brazil, where it is offering a number of educational and training courses to professionals who are interested in the blockchain industry. […]

South Korea’s Largest VC Firm Invests in Supply Chain Blockchain

South Korea's Largest VC Firm Invests in Supply Chain Blockchain

The largest venture capital (VC) firm in South Korea has formally announced that is has made an investment in TEMCO, a blockchain solution company for supply chain management built on the EOS network. Investment opportunity Korea Investment Partners (KIP) of Seoul has investments in over 50 companies, 20 private equity funds and a significant roster […]