JPMorgan Chase Set to Launch its Own Crypto-currency

A United States banking first is upon us with one of the country’s top banking giants, JPMorgan Chase (JPM) launching its own crypto-currency, as reported by CNBC on February 14. The US banking giant is set to popularize its own…

Phillipino Bank Launches Inaugural Crypto ATM

Local publications indicate that Union Bank of the Philippines, which is one of the largest commercial banks in the Philippines, has just launched the country’s inaugural crypto ATM. An official statement from the bank following the launch, said that the…

Chinese Economists Divided on Beijing Issuing its own Coin

Economic experts from China reportedly do not agree on the future of the Blockchain according to a survey from internet giant Tencent. The survey was conducted by Tencent’s financial science and technology Think tank where they sent questionnaires to a…

The hard fork: Why Bitcoin SV never stood a chance against Bitcoin Cash

The crypto community was set for a clash of titans prior to the hard fork which was scheduled for the 15th of November 2018, with the two subchains of Bitcoin Cash, Bitcoin Cash ABC  and Bitcoin Cash SV taking the…

Baseless propaganda! Goldman Sachs Refutes Claims It’s Shying Away From the Bitcoin Trading Desk Project

Much of the speculation and propaganda has spread on Sachs Goldman’ stance on much-hyped plans to launch a Bitcoin Trading Desk. These speculations came to light, especially after a report by Business Insider announced that Goldman Sachs was deprioritizing its…

Singapore Central Bank Chairman Livid Over Fake Crypto News

The central bank of Singapore has issued warnings over what it terms as “fabricated comments” on crypto by two websites about their chairman who also happens t be deputy prime minister Tharman Shanmugaratnam. The two websites posted this fabricated news…

India’s Top Bank Discreetly Forms a Unit to Look into Crypto

A new internal unit has been established by the reserve bank of India according to reports. This unit will be tasked with conducting research and regulating emergent technologies. The unit will specifically focus on cryptocurrencies, artificial intelligence (AI) and blockchain…

Bitcoin ETF: What is It and How Does it Work?

The Bitcoin ETF (Exchange-Traded Funds) applications, rejections, and rumors of possible approval have been affecting price action in the past few weeks. While the SEC is yet to approve a Bitcoin ETF that follows its requirements and addresses crucial security…

Foreign Exchange Service, CLS, in Final Tests of a Block Chain Payment Service

A blockchain payment service for banks initiated by CLS, a foreign exchange (FX) settlement service is in its final stages of testing. The service is due for launch later in the summer with no less than 7 banks showing a…

3.5 Million Active Traders in Japan Adopt Cryptocurrency, Future of Global Cryptomarket Looks Bright

Positive news of more cryptocurrency adoption and trading are now coming from Japan. It has been recorded that 3.5 Million crypto traders are becoming more active in Japan according to recent data from Japan’s Financial Services Authority. In a survey…