Kraken Sets Funding Options

FinTech, Investing | April 19, 2017 By:

Digital currency exchange Kraken is now supporting wire transfer deposits and withdrawals in US dollars (USD), euros (EUR) and British pounds (GBP).

Deposit details
Availability: All service areas except the US, which is already covered by domestic USD payments
Start time: immediately
Currencies: USD,

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Bitfinex Exchange Adds Dash Support

Investing, Uncategorized | March 9, 2017 By:

Bitfinex, the Hong Kong-based exchange, has added privacy-focused cryptocurrency Dash to its trading platform, offering exchanges in USD (DSHUSD) and Bitcoin (DSHBTC).

Dash is currently witnessing a historic rise in value, rising from $11 per coin at the beginning of the year to its current level of around $44 per coin.

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Indian bitcoin firms form self regulatory body

Regulation | March 2, 2017 By:

Bitcoin startups Zebpay, Unocoin, Coinsecure and Searchtrade launched Digital Asset and Blockchain Foundation of India (DABFI), a self regulatory body for the orderly and transparent growth of virtual currency market.

The members plan to position DABFI to serve as a liaison between the industry and regulators,

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Bitcoin exchange Coinbase ceases operations in Hawaii

Announcements | February 28, 2017 By:

Coinbase announced that it is forced to stop supporting customers in Hawaii due to the requirements of a new policy imposed by the Hawaii Division of Financial Institutions (DFI).

Coinbase clarified that it has no objection to the DFI’s requirement of digital currency businesses to be licensed under the state’s Money Transmission Act.

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