Category: Adoption

Nasdaq Joins the Bitcoin Train, Introduces Futures

As Bitcoin was breaking new records in the past 3 days, large financial exchanges are attempting to get in on the action. We have previously reported that the CME will be launching derivative futures in December. The effect of this...

/ November 30, 2017
Penthouse for Sale Miami Bitcoin

Real Estate Brokers in Miami Want Bitcoin

Bitcoin is facing mass adoption all around the world. So much so, that it is being used to buy assets in one of the oldest asset classes of all time. When it comes to real estate, Bitcoin payments are being...

/ November 27, 2017
CME Announces Bitcoin

Pending Review, CME Announces Possible Bitcoin Futures Launch

It was indeed an historic day for Bitcoin yesterday. Not only was it the 8th Birthday of Satoshi’s original Bitcoin whitepaper, but it was also the day that the CME announced it was planning to launch Bitcoin futures. This was...

/ November 1, 2017
Bitcoin Hedge Fund Adoption

Mass Adoption as Numerous Hedge Funds Open Crypto Funds

The Fintech research provider, autonomous next, has released details about its latest survey into the hedge fund landscape on Bitcoin. In their report they detailed that there are at least 124 funds that are invested in crypto based assets. This...

/ October 29, 2017
Russian Cryptocurrency Regulations

At the Crypto Regulation Vanguard, Russia Looks to Bring Crypto Into Use On Its Own Terms

Just a little over two weeks ago, the crypto space held its breath as rumors swirled around regarding whether Russia would follow China’s lead in de-licensing crypto exchanges, banning ICOs, and so forth. However, in the ensuing days, a flurry...

/ October 26, 2017
Lower Volatility Bitcoin Maturing

Lower Volatility a Sign that Bitcoin is Maturing

If you were to ask anyone on the street what came to mind when they thought about Bitcoin, no doubt the wild price swings would something that they mention. This is a fair characterisation as Bitcoin has exhibited some really...

/ October 23, 2017
Governments Adopt Bitcoin

The Increasing Likelihood of National Cryptocurrencies

If you can’t beat ‘em, join ‘em. That old adage seems to sum up the prevailing mood in a number of national treasury departments as they contemplate how best to address the phenomenal growth of cryptocurrencies across the world. Two...

/ October 18, 2017
Bitcoin and Cash India

Indian Government dislikes Cash, What about Bitcoin?

It was quite a contentious decision. Last year the Indian government made the decision to ban 85% of the cash that they had in circulation. It caused chaos at ATMs and money exchanges around the country as people tried to...

/ October 16, 2017
Signs of Bitcoin Mass Adoption Abound

Signs of Bitcoin Mass Adoption Abound

Bitcoin is well and truly out of the box and on its way to becoming a fixture of day-to-day life. The days of the cryptocurrency being confined to the dark web and used only by criminals and those with questionable...

/ October 10, 2017