Posted Date: November 11, 2018
The Central Bank of The Bahamas (CBOB) has released a discussion paper proposing how it intends to regulate digital assets. This includes initial coin offerings as part of efforts to eliminate the alleged threat of tax evasion, fraud and money laundering. However, when regulation eventually comes, it is likely that only a state-issued cryptocurrency will […] The post Bahamas Releases Discussion Paper on Crypto-Asset Regulation appeared first on Bitcoin News.

Posted Date: November 11, 2018
Geeba is going to usher in a new futuristic age of delivery service through the use of robots and blockchain to make last mile delivery faster, more efficient and cheaper. Next-gen blockchain-based delivery platform Geeba is proud to announce its listing on the esteemed Latoken Exchange during its Pre-ICO and ICO stages. The company has just launched its pre-ICO and its users will be able to purchase tokens via the Latoken platform during the Pre-ICO and ICO. Geeba will also have a listing on the same prestigious exchange after the ICO completion. The post PR: Geeba Token Sale Lists on Latoken Exchange appeared first on Bitcoin News.

Posted Date: November 11, 2018
On Saturday, Nov. 10, the operation BMG mining pool mined multiple 32 MB blocks on the Bitcoin Cash (BCH) network. The first block at height 556034 was the biggest block ever mined on the BCH chain and the process confirmed over 166,000 transactions. A couple of hours later, BMG pool mined 4 more 32 MB […] The post Bitcoin Cash Miners Break Records Processing Multiple 32 MB Blocks appeared first on Bitcoin News.

Posted Date: November 10, 2018
Following in the footsteps of Russia, Uzbekistan has announced plans to implement arbitration mechanisms to resolve disputes in the cryptocurrency space. A new presidential decree mandates the establishment of a body of arbitrators that will deal with cases involving entities from various jurisdictions.  Also read: Growing Number of Crypto Companies Operating From Belarus Arbitrators to […] The post Uzbekistan Sets up International Arbitration Center for Crypto Businesses appeared first on Bitcoin News.

Posted Date: November 10, 2018
The internet layer that’s accessible via the Tor browser was instrumental in the growth of Bitcoin in its early years. Since then, darknet marketplaces have proliferated, but have come to play a lesser role in the development of cryptocurrencies. In this roundup we consider two recent research papers that provide an insight into features, benefits, […] The post Deep Web Roundup: Market Vendors Monitored, Darknet Benefits Revealed appeared first on Bitcoin News.

Posted Date: November 10, 2018
Saturday’s edition of The Daily builds upon some of the stories that have been developing all week. The last few days have been action-packed, with the coming Bitcoin Cash upgrade dominating the news cycle. We’ll take a look at how BCH has been faring as a payment network compared to Litecoin, and also check in […] The post The Daily: BCH Outpaces LTC, Where Next for DEXs? appeared first on Bitcoin News.

Posted Date: November 10, 2018
A number of cryptocurrency businesses are now based in the Belarus Hi-Tech Park after the government in Minsk legalized crypto-related activities for its residents. Registering an entity in the special economic zone was supposed to be a straightforward process, but clearer guidelines and detailed regulations are still needed to attract more investors. Also read: Huobi […] The post Growing Number of Crypto Companies Operating From Belarus appeared first on Bitcoin News.

Posted Date: November 10, 2018
One of South Korea’s largest cryptocurrency exchanges, Bithumb, has begun providing a cryptocurrency payment service to a major online marketplace it refers to as “Asia’s Amazon.” Korean users can use their cryptocurrencies held at the exchange to pay for purchases on Qoo10 using this service. Also read: Yahoo! Japan Confirms Entrance Into the Crypto Space Qoo10 […] The post ‘Asia’s Amazon’ Starts Using Bithumb’s Payment Service for Cryptocurrency Users appeared first on Bitcoin News.

Posted Date: November 10, 2018
Nigeria’s financial technology startups have called on the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) to provide legal guidelines for the cryptocurrency and blockchain industry. A lack of regulation is driving investment out of Africa’s biggest economy to areas like Rwanda and Europe while fomenting uncertainty, according to the Electronic Payment Practitioners Association of Nigeria (E-ppan). Also […] The post Nigerian Startups Call for Cryptocurrency Regulation to Stem Investment Outflows appeared first on Bitcoin News.

Posted Date: November 10, 2018
Hut 8 Mining Corp., a Canadian bitcoin mining company, has released its third quarter earnings report, which shows a net loss of US $8.7 million on higher depreciation costs. Depreciation spiked to $13.3 million, wiping out mining profit which came to $6.7 million. Also Read: Trade.io Acquires Primus Capital Markets to Offer BTC-Backed Forex Trading  Revenue […] The post Canadian Bitcoin Miner Hut 8 Reports Q3 Loss of $8.7 Million appeared first on Bitcoin News.