Bitcoin Cash Merchant Directory Marco Coino Surpasses 500 Listings

Emerging Markets Over the last year bitcoin cash adoption has been thriving and in certain regions, BCH merchants are spreading like wildfire. Thanks to a slew of cryptocurrency payment processors and people pressing for adoption there are thousands of BCH accepting merchants these days. One application called Marco Coino helps bitcoiners find BCH brick-and-mortar retailers […]

South Africa Most Cryptocurrency Friendly Country in Africa: Report

Economy & Regulation South Africa is the most cryptocurrency-friendly country in Africa, according to the 2018 World Payments Report by French banking group BNB Paribas and IT company Capgemini. Compared to other major economies on the continent, South Africa has allowed digital currency-based payments, trades and investments to flourish almost unhindered. Also read: African Cryptocurrency Exchanges […]

Some of the BCH Community Needs to Pump the Breaks a Bit : btc

Introduction So, this thread was prompted in response to a thread of conversation that I saw between a core dev on the $BCH protocol and a few other users on Twitter and I felt compelled to write about it because I think that some people are taking the anti-Bitcoin Core philosophy to an extreme. Before […]

Blockchain Surveillance Firm Partners With Cryptocurrency Exchange Binance

News On Oct. 17, the world’s largest cryptocurrency exchange by volume, Binance, announced a partnership with blockchain surveillance company Chainalysis. According to the exchange, Chainalysis has implemented a compliance solution that meets regulatory guidelines worldwide. Also read: Bizarro World: Federated Sidechain Technology Promoted Over Nakamoto Consensus Binance Is Using Chainalysis for Compliance    According to a […]

Crypto Hedge Fund Launches Retail Public Offering in Japan

Finance Epoch Partners launched the retail public offering for a new hedge fund in Japan this week that will focus on cryptocurrencies and digital assets. Subscriptions for the offering, which opened on Oct. 15, have been capped at 100 billion yen ($892 million). Also Read: Research: 1 of 5 New Hedge Funds in 2018 Is […]

Tipping Tuesday – Oct 16, 2018 : btc

In this week’s installment, please share a random thought or question that’s been on your mind about Bitcoin Cash. For me, I was pretty invigorated seeing all the excitement around building things on top of BCH at the BCH Devcon hackathon in San Francisco. We saw some great interviews coming out of the event, like […]