Europe: Crypto and Blockchain News Roundup 22-28 December 2018

Europe: Crypto and Blockchain News Roundup 22-28 December 2018

Europe Welcome to another weekly blockchain news roundup from around the world. Here we present to you all the latest Bitcoin news continent by continent and country by country. United Kingdom Tax Collection Service Publishes Guidelines for Private Cryptocurrency Holders: The UK Tax Service has published a new set of guidelines regarding cryptocurrency transactions for […]

Kuwait Central Bank Enlists Ripple for Cross-Border Payments

Kuwait Central Bank Enlists Ripple for Cross-Border Payments

A press release from the Kuwait Central Bank (NBK) details a new financial product that utilized RippleNet to enact cross-border payments. The central bank of the middle eastern nation of Kuwait has joined forces with blockchain banking network Ripple to provide a more efficient international payment solution. The product, “NBK Direct Remit,” will initially serve payments to Jordan, although, […]

Africa and the Middle East: Crypto and Blockchain News Roundup 22 – 28 December 2018

Africa and the Middle East: Crypto and Blockchain News Roundup 7-13 December 2018

Africa and the Middle East Welcome to another weekly blockchain news roundup from around the world. Here, we present to you all the latest Bitcoin news, continent by continent and country by country. African Union Paxful Reports Increase in Cryptocurrency Usage in Africa: African countries including Ghana and Nigeria are reporting a considerable increase in cryptocurrency […]

Asia and Australia: Crypto and Blockchain News Roundup 22 – 28 December 2018

Asia and Australia: Crypto and Blockchain News Roundup 22 - 28 December 2018

Asia and Australia Welcome to another weekly blockchain news roundup from around the world. Here, we present to you all the latest Bitcoin news, continent by continent and country by country. Japan Government Swamped with New Exchange Applications as Year’s End Approaches: Top Japanese financial watchdog Financial Supervisory Authority (FSA) has announced that it has […]

South America: Crypto and Blockchain News Roundup 22 – 28 December 2018

South America: Crypto and Blockchain News Roundup, 7th to 13th December 2018

South America Welcome to another weekly blockchain news roundup from around the world. Here, we present to you all the latest Bitcoin news, continent by continent and country by country. Brazil Exchanges Looking for Mergers/Acquisitions due to the low price index of Bitcoin: Brazilian exchanges that mushroomed during the cryptocurrency boom of 2017 are looking for […]

The Biggest Bitcoin Predictions for 2019

The Biggest Bitcoin Predictions for 2019

The bullish Bitcoin predictions for 2018 may have fallen rather flat with Bitcoin standing at USD 3,870 at press time, but many experts insist 2019 will be the year institutional investors enter the space and prompt for far better performance. Barry Silbert: “In 2019 it will not just be easy to get involved, but socially acceptable” […]