South Korea Will Not Ban Cryptocurrency Trading Says Finance Minister

Good news arrives from South Korea to the cryptocurrency world. In a week in which just three top 20 cryptocurrencies are operating positively, a South Korean Minister has announced that the country does not want to ban cryptocurrencies. This information is important for investors and cryptocurrency users in the Asian country that have been worried Continue Reading

Coinbase Offers Cryptocurrencies to Wall Street

The exchange based in San Francisco announced a partnership with a technology provider named Trading Technologies International. The main idea of these trading companies is to offer cryptocurrencies to traditional financial service firms. This is not the first time that Coinbase tries to get involved in the institutional investment world. Some months ago the company Continue Reading

South Korea releases Official Cryptocurrency Guidelines

South Korea’s top financial regulator on Tuesday outlined a new set of measures that intend to curb speculation and remove the anonymity in the country’s cryptocurrency market. This document details the government’s “special measures” for the Elimination of Virtual Currency Speculation which was first announced on December 28. The government also announced on Tuesday its Continue Reading

Stripe Payment Processor Ends Support for Bitcoin

The payment processor for business Stripe, has announced that it is not supporting Bitcoin anymore on its platform. The main problem has been that customers have been moving away from bitcoin to other faster and cheaper alternatives. After this, Bitcoin will not be accepted anymore by Stripe. Stipe Discontinues Bitcoin Payments The payment processor with Continue Reading