Cartoon Corner – Institutional Investors in Crypto
Cartoonist: Ram N Title: Institutional Investors in Crypto Date: 17 December 2018 Follow BitcoinNews.com on Twitter: @bitcoinnewscom Telegram Alerts from BitcoinNews.com: https://t.me/bconews Want to advertise or get published on BitcoinNews.com? – View our Media Kit PDF here.
Brazil Bank to Launch Brazilian Real Stablecoin in January 2019
The Brazilian National Social Development Bank, a state-run bank, will be launching a pilot program of the BNDES token in January 2019. The BNDES will be a stablecoin pegged 1:1 with the Brazilian Real (BRL). For reference, each BRL is worth USD 0.26 and has declined from USD 0.32 since January 2018. Stablecoins are becoming […]
Iranian Students in UK Use Bitcoin to Bypass Sanctioned Banking
Iranian students studying at British universities are turning to Bitcoin to circumnavigate imposed sanctions on the SWIFT banking network. In November, SWIFT suspended several Iranian banks from its service after the imposition of United States nuclear sanctions on Tehran. This has resulted in difficulties for Iranian students in the UK when obtaining cash. Many universities […]