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.

Brazilian “king of Bitcoin” owes U$ 125 million to investors by @Cryptobill
According to news site UOL, Claudio Oliveira, president of Brazilian Bitcoin exchange Bitcoin Banco owes U$ 125 million to 6445 investors. Known in Brazil as "the king of Bitcoi...
My list of cryptocurrency friendly banks by @Cryptobill
In this article I'd like to compile a list of cryptocurrency-friendly banks from around the world. If in doubt, please consult with friends, check online reviews and search Goog...
Cryptocurrencies largely snubbed at Davos 2019 – Watch the Emerging Tech talks by @Cryptobill
Bankers are seriously worried about cryptocurrencies. The main agenda in Davos 2019 includes climate change, globalization 4.0 and social inclusion. There's one topic that few w...
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...
MenaPay: Crypto Made Easier than Cash by @Cryptobill
MenaPay is the first fully blockchain based payment platform which focuses on the Middle East and North Africa region (MENA) primarily. It is a platform that allows transactions on...
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...
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...
Brazil’s second highest Court decides banks can unilaterally close cryptocurrency-related accounts by @Cryptobill
Brazil's second highest Court, the 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 exchange...
Bitcoin is faster than credit cards, SWIFT and Western Union by @Cryptobill
There's been a lot of criticism about Bitcoin on the Internet lately. Since November 2017, the unconfirmed transactions pool had been spammed by certain groups who invested heav...
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 recently: Switzerland could soon adopt the e-Franc - a bl...