Saudi Central Bank Says Cryptocurrency Industry is “Not Mature Enough” to Warrant Regulation

In an interview with CNBC on Monday, Abdulmalik Al-Sheikh, senior adviser at Saudi Arabia’s central bank, stated that the regulator does not believe the cryptocurrency has matured enough to warrant regulation at this point in time. Mr. Al-Sheikh also stated that the central bank will wait and observe before delivering a determination regarding its regulatory position on initial coin offerings (ICOs). Also Read: Life After China’s Exchange Ban – an Interview With…

B2Broker Offers Its B2BX Tokens for ICOBox’s IpTS on ICOS Platform

ICOBox, the leading supplier of SaaS solutions for conducting ICOs, is now listing the B2BX tokens for its Interproject Token Swap (IpTS), according to the official press release. B2Broker, the first official provider of cryptocurrency liquidity and aggregator of cryptocurrency liquidity for marginal trading, trading with physical delivery and distribution of liquidity to brokerage companies, has recently made its B2BX tokens available to ICOS token holders via IpTS on ICOS…

Wirex and SBI Holdings Partner Up, Prep to Launch Bitcoin Card in Japan

London crypto-payments company Wirex just partnered with Japanese-based SBI Holdings. Their goal is to produce a bitcoin and cryptocurrency payment card for Japanese customers. The partnership is geared to create more mass adoption for cryptocurrencies and break Wirex into the mainstream limelight.  Also read: Venezuelans Risk “Energy Theft” Arrest and Police Extortion Mining Bitcoin Wirex also has an early start in japan, as it has an initial customer base. Their CEO, Pavel…

Coinbase Users Seek to Put a Stop to IRS Witch Hunt

In the later part of 2016, the United States Internal Revenue Service decided to go fishing for tax evaders among the cryptocurrency community by issuing a John Doe summons to Coinbase, a leading cryptocurrency wallet, and exchange service. The summons, due to its overreaching demands was countered by one of the customers Jeffrey K Berns, … Continue reading Coinbase Users Seek to Put a Stop to IRS Witch Hunt The…

Aragon Partners with Leading Digital Asset Exchange ShapeShift Ahead of Highly Anticipated Token Sale

Aragon, the decentralized management platform for companies, today announced a partnership with ShapeShift, a leading digital asset exchange, ahead of its token sale commencing tomorrow, May 17 2017. The integration will enable Aragon buyers to participate in the token sale with over 45 different cryptocurrencies on the ShapeSshift platform, including Bitcoin, Ether, Dash, and Litecoin. […] Please click here to read the article in full – Aragon Partners with Leading…

Coinbase Users Ask Court to Stop IRS Bitcoin Tax Hunt

Two unnamed Coinbase customers are seeking to stop the IRS from obtaining records on the digital currency exchange’s user base, court records show. Source Click to read full article The post Coinbase Users Ask Court to Stop IRS Bitcoin Tax Hunt appeared first on XBT NEWS. Source: exchanges news Coinbase Users Ask Court to Stop IRS Bitcoin Tax Hunt

Coinbase Users Ask Court to Stop IRS Bitcoin Tax Hunt

Two unnamed Coinbase customers are seeking to stop the IRS from obtaining records on the digital currency exchange’s user base, court records show. Source Source: exchanges news Coinbase Users Ask Court to Stop IRS Bitcoin Tax Hunt

Global Payment Platform Payza Goes Full Bitcoin

Global Payment Platform Payza Goes Full Bitcoin New Bitcoin Services Payment technology company Payza helps more than 13 million members in over 190 countries and 26 currencies process online payments. Monday’s announcement adds cryptocurrency exchange services to the mix. The company announced: Payza, an award-winning global payment platform, today announced that it has become the… The post Global Payment Platform Payza Goes Full Bitcoin appeared first on Altcoin Today. Source:…

Digital Asset Trading is Going Viral, And You Don’t Even Need to Log In

“Shapeshift’s volume has been crazy, to put it mildly”, according to Erik Voorhees, founder of the digital currency exchange, Shapeshift. The exchange, which allows users to trade between digital assets like bitcoin and ether, has grown exponentially so far in 2017. Also Read: Counterparty Token Doubles Year to Date Thanks to Real World Use-Cases  Shapeshift has, in part, been legitimized over time thanks to integration into hardware wallets and several…

Bitcoin Could Face Ethereum-Style Split

Loss of public trust and utility, branding issues, a market capitalization crash, and a collapse of trust in the entire crypto-currency space. A contentious Bitcoin hard fork, which represents a change to the Bitcoin protocol requiring all nodes to update, could indeed result in two Bitcoins. Exactly this – a split network – happened in the wake of Ethereum’s choice to hard fork after the $56 million hack of the…