The initial coin offering (ICO) presale for Venezuela's high-profile 'Petro' cryptocurrency was a resounding success — at least based on state-run media outlets.
SME owners in the UK see cryptocurrency becoming mainstream in a couple of years, according to another survey by English card machine provider Paymentsense.
The age of big data is not a «new» period per se, but rather an ongoing game of fire, aim second. Data has turned out to be quite the precious commodity, with important blue-chip business models being built on its exportation and processing.
A similar trend occurred today, because most important cryptocurrencies including bitcoin fought to record gains.
The country's central bank, the Monetary Authority of Singapore, has entered an agreement with the government of the Indian state of Maharashtra to jointly research FinTech initiatives in areas such as blockchain technology.
South Korea's financial watchdog has reportedly briefed a significant global anti-money laundering body of its rules for national cryptocurrency transactions.
The «Bitcoin pizza guy» is at it again.
Circle, payments and cryptocurrency company that raised over $100 million from leading venture capital firms and financial institutions such as Goldman Sachs, has acquired cryptocurrency market Poloniex to serve the sector.