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Two Highly Divergent Views on Bitcoin Surface

Two Highly Divergent Views on Bitcoin Surface

by December 3, 2014 at 11:45 am 2 comments

It is as if the fintech world views bitcoins in either black or white — nothing close to grey. On Monday, those two perspectives were in contrasting view. On the one hand, VentureBeat published a laudatory opinion piece on bitcoins, claiming that “bitcoin is going to be one of the mostRead More

Mr. Bitcoin Goes to Washington

Mr. Bitcoin Goes to Washington

by July 1, 2014 at 11:57 am 0 comments

A group of bitcoin purveyors will be holding a bitcoin “demo day” in Washington, D.C. — in part for legislators — later this month, Bank Innovation has learned. The event is designed to show off some of the virtual currency’s prized startups.

Canada Passes World’s First Law Regulating Bitcoin

Canada Passes World’s First Law Regulating Bitcoin

by June 24, 2014 at 10:13 am 1 comment

In a landmark piece of legislation, the Canadian government passed a bill last Thursday regulating bitcoins and other forms of virtual currency. The bill, titled “An Act to Implement Certain Provisions of the Budget Tabled in Parliament on February 11, 2014 and Other Measures (Bill C-31),” is the first piece ofRead More