Tag Archives: India

State Bank of India Announces Financial Blockchain Consortium ‘Bankchain’
  Government-owned State Bank of India (SBI), the largest bank in India, is taking the lead in the launch of a financial blockchain consortium that [...]
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. [...]
Report: India’s Central Bank is Against Bitcoin as Legal Tender
  Merely weeks after cautioning residents that bitcoin companies weren’t authorized or licensed to operate in the country, India’s central bank is [...]
Bitcoin Investor Tim Draper Re-Enters India VC, Praises Modi’s Reforms
  Tim Draper, a Bitcoin entrepreneur and investor, has returned to the Indian market, backing startups through Mumbai-based Blume Ventures. The Indian [...]
India’s Securities Regulator Plans Fintech Advisory Committee to Bolster Investment Economy
  The Securities Exchange Board of India (SEBI) is setting up an advisory committee to focus on financial technology (FinTech) and issues related to [...]
India Gets Its Own Blockchain and Virtual Currency Association
  Following RBI’s recent notification against Bitcoin use, crypto-companies in India have joined forces to create Blockchain and Virtual [...]
India’s Central Bank Cracks Down on Bitcoin Again, Cautions Citizen Against it
  There has been a flurry of central bank activity recently spewing advice and cautioning citizens about virtual currencies like Bitcoin. First, it [...]
Indian Central Bank: Bitcoin Isn’t Authorized, Use with Caution
   With a public statement, India’s central bank, the Reserve Bank of India (RBI), has – once again – said it has not authorized any use of virtual [...]
India Assaults Cash Again, 100% Fine For Cash Use Will Boost Bitcoin Price
  The Indian finance minister Arun Jaitley presented the Union Budget to the parliament, India’s most important financial event expected with hopes [...]