In an interview with the MIT Technology Review, Rod Garratt, an economics professor at the University of California, Santa Barbara, criticized the efforts of central banks to launch their own state-issued digital currencies. Since the beginning of 2017, a growing number of central banks including the People’s Bank of China (PBoC) have revealed their intent […]
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Those predicting the worst for Asia’s cryptocurrency market may have jumped the gun. Like it or not, bitcoin is big business in almost every corner of the continent – including China.
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China’s cryptocurrency clampdown has forced mainland investors and entrepreneurs to find ways to bypass the restrictions. Founders of cryptocurrency projects are now turning to Hong Kong exchanges for alternative listing of their tokens, while investors are exchanging their bitcoins peer-to-peer. Aurelien Menant, founder and CEO of Hong Kong-based cryptocurrency exchange Gatecoin told the South China […]
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The price of bitcoin has fallen 38% since the beginning of this month as Chinese authorities are tightening their grip on cryptocurrencies. BTCChina, one of the biggest exchanges in China, announced on Thursday that it will close down its trading operations by September 30, while BitKan, a leading cryptocurrency trading app has already suspended over-the-counter […]
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Fresh off China’s temporary ICO ban, Singapore may be preparing to to step up and take the lead in the ICO marketplace
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The price of bitcoin began to crash as much as $400 this Friday as a second wave of “news” came in from China. Latest firsthand reports detailed inside prove the rumors to be entirely untrue so far.
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Initial coin offerings (ICOs) have raised over US$1.5 billion in 2017 with 65 launches in China totaling 2.6 billion CNY, or US$389 million. But a notice from a committee led by the People’s Bank of China released earlier this week brought the multimillion-dollar industry to a halt. On Monday, the central bank ordered an immediate […]
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In a sign that cryptocurrencies are beginning to gain widespread acceptance, this tech-savvy Baltic nation aims to become the first country in the world to launch its own ICO