Category: Digital Asset

Historian Niall Ferguson Says Bitcoin Is Winning the Covid-19 Monetary Revolution

Historian Niall Ferguson Says Bitcoin Is Winning the Covid-19 Monetary Revolution

Historian and senior fellow with the Hoover Institution at Stanford University, Niall Ferguson says bitcoin is winning the Covid-19 monetary revolution. Hailing the virtual currency as a great place for the rich to store their wealth, Ferguson also notes that the bitcoin’s resilience has forced critics as well as institutional investors to alter their views […]

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Nasdaq Traded Monaker Group Enters Thai Market after Acquiring ICO Portal Longroot

Nasdaq Traded Monaker Group Enters Thai Market after Acquiring ICO Portal Longroot

Thailand’s crypto market is one of the least accessible to international companies in the region due to its strict and regularly-changing laws. Currently, only licensed crypto businesses are allowed to operate within its borders under several classifications, crypto exchanges and ICO portals being two of them. According to a press release, licensed company Longroot, which […]

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Thai SEC Enables Brokerages to Hold Crypto as Net Capital Reserve

Thai SEC Enables Brokerages to Hold Crypto as Net Capital Reserve

Thailand’s Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) decided to follow the regulatory guillotine to adjust the standard of the Net Capital (NC) to accommodate the digital assets related businesses. The Thai SEC has updated the standard of the Net Capital (NC) for the stocks and derivatives brokers operating in the Kingdom where digital assets, including cryptocurrencies, […]

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Macro Investor Dan Tapiero on Crypto Adoption: Emerging Economies Ahead of Developed States

Macro Investor Dan Tapiero on Crypto Adoption: Emerging Economies Ahead of Developed States

Bitcoin and gold holder Dan Tapiero, says it is still early to talk of widespread crypto adoption as the proportion of users relative to the rest of the population remains low. Tapiero makes the remarks while referring to a study, which places Nigeria at top of the list of countries with the highest number of […]

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EU Rolls Out Four-Year Plan for Crypto Asset & Blockchain Use

EU Rolls Out Four-Year Plan for Crypto Asset & Blockchain Use

According to Reuters, the European Union (EU) is intending to develop new ways of international payments with the help of blockchain technology and crypto assets, specifically stablecoins in the next four years. By 2024, the EU will not only lead the shift from cash payments to digital finance, but also reformulate laws and policies regarding […]

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