カテゴリー: United Kingdom

Half of Large British Businesses Hold Stockpiles of Cryptocurrency

Half of Large British Businesses Hold Stockpiles of CryptocurrencyA new poll of IT mangers at large UK businesses found that exactly half keep stockpiles of cryptocurrency for various reasons. Unlike what some might imagine, only a very small fraction of the companies that are holding bitcoin claim to be doing so as preparation for a ransomware attack. Also Read: Coinbase Develops Bitpay Competitor […]

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Seven UK Companies Form Cryptocurrency Trade Body

Seven Companies Form UK Cryptocurrency Trade BodySeven major crypto companies operating in the UK have announced the formation an independent cryptocurrency trade body. The group, Crypto UK, has stated that its principal aim is to “improve industry standards and engage policymakers.” Also Read: Independent Ratings Agency Alerts Investors About Dangers of Tether Leading Cryptocurrency Companies form Crypto UK Trade Body Seven leading […]

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Seven UK Companies Form Cryptocurrency Trade Body

Seven Companies Form UK Cryptocurrency Trade BodySeven major crypto companies operating in the UK have announced the formation an independent cryptocurrency trade body. The group, Crypto UK, has stated that its principal aim is to “improve industry standards and engage policymakers.” Also Read: Independent Ratings Agency Alerts Investors About Dangers of Tether Leading Cryptocurrency Companies form Crypto UK Trade Body Seven leading […]

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Number of People Looking for Crypto-Careers Increased 10-Fold in 2017

Number of People Looking for Crypto-Careers Increased 10-Fold in 2017New data from the UK shows that interest in crypto careers more than doubled in December 2017 when the all time high Bitcoin price record dominated headlines​. The average salary for roles requiring “Blockchain” expertise ranges from £30,117 per year for a Research Analyst to £67,209 per year for a Software Architect. Also Read: Vegetables […]

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UK Bitcoiners Might Have Tax Loophole

UK Bitcoiners Might Have Tax LoopholeWith success comes attention, and with notice comes the taxman. Bitcoin’s crazy great jump in price over 2017 has taken the world’s most popular cryptocurrency from a curiosity into a begrudgingly valued asset by governments. Capital gains is the tool of most revenue collectors when it comes to crypto, including the United Kingdom (UK). What […]

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Some UK Mortgage Lenders Refuse to Serve Bitcoin Investors

Some UK Mortgage Lenders Refuse to Serve Bitcoin InvestorsBritish bitcoin investors trying to use their earnings to buy real estate are facing difficulties in securing loans from mortgage lenders. Several building societies refuse to work with them even after they converted the cryptocurrency to fiat and provided a paper trail for its origins. Also Read: Pineapple Will Match up to $4M in Bitcoin […]

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UK Garbageman Now Accepts Bitcoin Payments

UK Garbageman Now Accepts Bitcoin PaymentsIn order for a commodity, bill or any other type of financial instrument to be considered a true currency it must be accepted as such by all members of society. A recent indication that this is the state bitcoin is entering comes from the UK where a local garbageman is now welcoming payments in the […]

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PR: Crypto Trust Network $CTN ICO Launches: It’s Time to Bring Trust Back to the Trustless Network and Fight Crypto Fraud

Crypto Trust Network Fighting Crypto FraudWith over $220m lost to crypto criminals in 2017, BTC’s surge, and new mainstream interest, the cryptocurrency marketplace is in dire need of new security tools – and CTN delivers.

LONDON, United Kingdom – Technology company Crypto Trust Network today announced the launch of their highly-anticipated token sale for their ERC20 token – the CTN.

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Crypto to Take Center Stage at G20 – “Need to See How We Can Regulate Bitcoin”

Crypto to Take Center Stage at G20 – "Need to See How We Can Regulate Bitcoin"French Finance Minister Bruno Le Maire announced on Sunday December 17th that the next Group of 20 (G20) meeting would include discussion about how to regulate the world’s most popular cryptocurrency, bitcoin. The digital asset hasn’t ceased in making news all year, and European politicians appear more concerned in direct proportion to its price increase, […]

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The Satoshi Revolution – Chapter 3: Do You Want a Government Fiat Crypto? (Part 4)

Do You Want a Government Fiat CryptoThe Satoshi Revolution: A Revolution of Rising Expectations. Section 1 : The Trusted Third Party Problem Chapter 3: Trying to Undo Satoshi by Wendy McElroy Do You Want a Government Fiat Crypto? (Chapter 3, Part 4) It is the ability of governments to acquire money without direct taxation that makes modern warfare possible, and a […]

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