Mike Novogratz Toughs Out Crypto Winter with ‘Spring Just About Here’

Mike Novogratz Toughs Out Crypto Winter with 'Spring Just About Here'

CEO of the cryptocurrency merchant bank, Galaxy Digital, Mike Novogratz has recently talked about his 2018 losses which forced him to close his Vancouver office. With losses reaching USD 273 million he has declared the sold called Crypto Winter as finally drawing to a close, comparing aspects of it to a bloody war and Q4 […]

More Than 1 in 10 Americans Own Bitcoin

More Than 1 in 10 Americans Own Bitcoin

Venture capital company Blockchain Capital has just released the results of its latest study, which now shows that more than 1 in 10 Americans currently own Bitcoin. It calls Bitcoin the “Demographic mega-trend”. Specifically, 11% of the population surveyed owned Bitcoin, including 20% of those aged 18-34 and 15% of those aged between 35-44. The […]

Australian Taxation Office to Tighten Tracking of Crypto Ownership

Australian Taxation Office to Tighten Tracking of Crypto Ownership

The Australian Taxation Office (ATO) is stepping its up its database in order to monitor if the correct taxation is being gathered from cryptocurrency holders across the country. Part of the move will involve collecting information from Australian cryptocurrency designated service providers (DSPs) regarding crypto purchases and sales. This follows on from a call for […]

Dubai Bitcoin Towers Aston Plaza Project Delayed

Dubai Bitcoin Towers Aston Plaza Project Delayed

Bitcoin is being used increasingly in the real estate market but it looks as though the Aston Plaza project in Dubai is one project which may be facing a delay. The luxury residential project targeting the crypto rich launched in 2017 by high-profile U.K. entrepreneurs Baroness Michelle Mone and Doug Barrowman costing USD 323 million […]

Kiss Frontman Gene Simmons: Bitcoin Not Dead

Bitcoin isn’t dead, according to Kiss frontman Gene Simmons, enigmatic 1970s glam metal band bassist. Simmons, known to be a dabbler in investments, was attending a crypto event for wealthy investors alongside Anthony Pompliano, co-founder of Morgan Creek Digital Assets. Well known for their face paint and stage outfits, the group rose to prominence in […]

Finland Financial Regulator Takes on Crypto Supervisory Role

The Financial Supervisory Authority in Finland (FIN-FSA) will now take on a formal role as a registration and supervision authority for the cryptocurrency industry, in a week that sees new legislation enter into force. participants as new legislation comes into force this week. The new Act on Virtual Currency Service Providers will be effective from 1 May, […]

Jaguar Land Rover and IOTA Hook Up for Crypto Rewards Scheme

Prestigious Jaguar Land Rover has announced that it is currently testing software which will enable drivers of its vehicles to earn IOTA coins as a reward for sharing driving data. The company is not only Britain’s largest but one of its last auto manufacturers, as many UK companies have been taken on by overseas companies […]