Bank of Russia: ‘It’s Time to Develop National Cryptocurrencies’ Jun 2, 2017 by Stan Higgins Russia’s central bank believes the time is right to develop and launch its own digital currency, one of its senior officials said today. Olga Skorobogatova, deputy chief of the Bank of Russia, was speaking during an appearance at the…Details
Western Union Fined $586 Million for Money Laundering, Fraudulent Transfers JAN 20, 2017 By Frisco d’Anconia Remittance giant Western Union has been fined $586 mln after admitting to money laundering and supporting fraudulent wire transfers. The penalty of $586 mln will be used as a refund for the victims of the crimes. Negligence The Department…Details
Retailers in Japan Quickly Embrace Bitcoin Thanks To New Virtual Currency Regulation Posted on11:00 am April 5, 2017AuthorJP BuntinxCategoriesBitcoin, Bitcoin News It is good to see Japanese retailers embrace bitcoin payments all of a sudden Bitcoin is starting to gain mainstream traction in Japan. Earlier this month, the government introduced a new regulation legalizing…Details
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Congress Takes Blockchain 101 The heads of the Congressional Blockchain Caucus want their colleagues to know the technology has many uses besides currency. by Mike Orcutt March 15, 2017 Congressman David Schweikert is determined to enlighten his colleagues in Washington about the blockchain. The opportunities the technology creates for society are vast, he says, and…Details
Maybe all these companies are ready to do On line Business only ? Are all the people who lose their jobs ready to share digital Currencies ? “These 19 Retailers Are on the Brink of Bankruptcy – 13,216 Stores to Close? Thursday, March 2, 2017 14:31 (Before It’s News) “These 19 Retailers Are On The…Details
by Heather Long @byHeatherLong February 22, 2017: 11:27 AM ET If you’ve ever had to pay $3 (or more) to get your own money out of an ATM machine, you aren’t alone. Nobody likes those fees. Except banks. America’s three biggest banks — JPMorgan Chase (JPM), Bank of America (BAC) and Wells Fargo (WFC)…Details