Daily Archives: October 16, 2018

Binance Opens Fiat-To-Crypto Exchange in Uganda

On Oct. 15, Binance announced the launch of its fiat-to-cryptocurrency exchange in Uganda. The world’s biggest digital currency exchange said users in the East African country are now able to complete full account verification starting immediately. Deposits and withdrawals of the local fiat currency, the Ugandan shilling, start on Wednesday. Also read: Bitcoin After Death: The Perils of Sharing One’s Fortune ...

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A lesson from the Sears bankruptcy

Once called the colossus of retailing, Sears filed for bankruptcy on Monday. While the Sears name may yet reemerge in smaller form, its demise offers a cautionary tale – and not just on the need for constant innovation in business. While Sears was long a trusted brand name, it never was a vital center in the local communities that it ...

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Roger Ver: ‘Undercover US Government Agents Go on LocalBitcoins and Arrest People’

Former ‘Bitcoin Jesus’ Roger Ver talks about becoming a Bitcoin Cash believer, the future of cryptocurrencies and why the U.S. is the worst place for doing business in crypto Cointelegraph.com News

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19 Companies Licensed to Operate Crypto Exchanges in Philippine Economic Zone

Nineteen firms have been granted provisional licenses to operate crypto exchanges by the Philippine government-owned Cagayan Economic Zone Authority. In addition, eight firms have paid the application fees and are being reviewed. A list of all 27 companies has been published. Also read: 160 Crypto Exchanges Seek to Enter Japanese Market, Regulator Reveals Provisional Licenses Issued The Philippine government-owned Cagayan Economic ...

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Coinbase Opens Office in Ireland as Part of Brexit Contingency Plan

Coinbase has opened a new office in tech-friendly Dublin, which will serve as a “plan B” for when the U.K. leaves the European Union Cointelegraph.com News

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Fidelity Launching Crypto Custody and Trading Services

Fidelity Investments has announced the launch of a new company dedicated to providing cryptocurrency services including custody and trade execution. The services will be available to institutional investors such as hedge funds, family offices, and market intermediaries. Also read: 160 Crypto Exchanges Seek to Enter Japanese Market, Regulator Reveals New Crypto Company Formed Leading financial services corporation Fidelity Investments announced on ...

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Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen dead at 65 from non-Hodgkin's lymphoma

Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen died Monday of complications from non-Hodgkin's lymphoma, just weeks after the disease resurfaced           GANNETT Syndication Service

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Former CFTC Chairman Gary Gensler: ICOs Should be Considered Securities

Former CFTC chairman Gary Gensler stated that coins sold in ICOs should be considered securities Cointelegraph.com News

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