Tag Archives: banks

Governments and Banks Push Bitcoin Price to New Levels: Experts
  Besides the global influx of new users, government wars and restrictions against Bitcoin appears to be toughening the resilience and character of [...]
Kenya’s Banks Unveil PesaLink to Compete with Investors’ Favourite BitPesa
  Kenya Bankers Association, hereinafter KBA, has unveiled a new transfer product aiming to bypass the country’s ubiquitous use of the M-Pesa mobile [...]
Indian Bank Wants Joint Effort To Share Data On Blockchain
  The State Bank of India, hereinafter SBI, is actively seeking to promote information sharing among banks in the country using Blockchain technology. [...]
Coinbank Launches Bitcoin ‘Fixed Deposits’, Claims To Offer Highest Interest
  Have you ever wondered if you could keep your Bitcoin in a fixed deposit (FD) or a term deposit and earn interest on them? Well, wonder no more. [...]
Is It Time To Remove UK Banks From the Bitcoin Ecosystem?
  A solution has to be created which makes moving fiat in and out of bitcoin exchanges more frictionless.   Over the past few years, a lot of [...]
UK Bank RBS Hosts Scotland’s First Permanent Fintech Hub
  The Royal Bank of Scotland, hereinafter RBS, is to host Scotland’s first ever fintech hub in a move backed by both the English and Scottish [...]
First Dedicated ‘Bitcoin Bank’ Opens In Vienna, Austria
  What is likely the world’s first dedicated Bitcoin bank has opened in the heart of the Austrian capital Vienna. Named simply ‘Bitcoin-Bank,’ the [...]
FinTech Can Help Banks Tap into $500 Billion Hole
  Deutsche Bundesbank President Jens Weidmann recently said that FinTech requires more regulatory oversight because of its potential to threaten [...]
Can You Go to Jail for Trading Bitcoin? Russia is Still Deciding
  On Jan. 26, the center for innovations and technologies Digital October in Moscow hosted a conference dedicated to the Regulation of [...]
Bitcoin Price Will Skyrocket If It Becomes World’s Reserve Currency by 2020
  The knee-jerk approach of governments around the world towards Bitcoin and Blockchain leave room for a lot of questions. The actions of the [...]