Banking

Cryptocurrencies have sparked a revolution in the banking sector.

Not only are banks adopting the blockchain, some are also developing their own cryptos.

In this section we cover banking-related topics, fintechs, central bank and state regulation and the busy intersection between legacy banking and cryptocurrencies.

e-Franc: Is Switzerland about to release a cryptocurrency version of CHF? by @Cryptobill
A statement by Romeo Lacher, chairman of the Six Swiss Stock Exchange, has generated much buzz in the cryptocurrency space today. Switzerland could soon adopt the e-Franc - a bl...
Brazil’s second highest Court rules that banks can unilaterally close cryptocurrency-related accounts by @Cryptobill
Brazil's second highest Court, STJ, has decided in favor of Itaú Bank in a lawsuit started against them by Mercado Bitcoin, one of Brazil's largest and oldest Bitcoin exchanges. ...
Tokensgate TGC Token: Non-Technical Platform for Blockchain Investors by @Cryptobill
TokensGate is a revolutionary asset management platform that allows people to invest in businesses that offer cryptocurrencies tokens in exchange for ether at the early stage of th...
JOYS: Transforming Digital Money Into Real Goods by @Cryptobill
Joys Fintech project, the product of which is the tools for the implementation of the circulation of accounting units on the basis of a distributed ledger, as well as a payment se...
Viaz: Decentralized P2P Funding Platform by @Cryptobill
VIAZ is a decentralized application (“DAPP”) bridging the gap between lenders and borrowers of fiat and digital currencies. VIAZ will employ VIAZ Smart Contracts for transac...
Zimbabwe’s U$ 10k BTC exposes the inneficiency of centralized bureaucracy by @Cryptobill
You would think a high liquidity market such as Bitcoin would present small spreads from country to country. But that's not the case at all. And it's not Bitcoin's fault. With t...
Bitcoin is no longer an alternative or contrarian investment. The fake QE money is in. by @Cryptobill
Those who started investing in Bitcoin early on got used to thinking about cryptocurrencies as an alternative to the mainstream financial system. Indeed, the initial vision, whe...
Trump administration promises higher wages without inflation. Is the end of Quantitative Easing in sight? by @Cryptobill
US Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin has just announced that Trump administration policies will raise wages without causing inflation. This, of course, is impossible unless othe...
The Art of War in cryptocurrency investing by @Cryptobill
In late 2017 the markets celebrated Bitcoin adoption by Wall Street. Bitcoin was finally going to New York! Jamie Dimon and other large bank CEOs were dissing Bitcoin which, in ...
Tether reserves to be tested during the market downturn by @Cryptobill
When both Bitcoin and altcoins are going down, it usually means cryptos are being traded for fiat currency. Right? Almost. There's a curious cryptocurrency called Tether (USDT),...