Tag: bitcoin

June 23, 2022

  Russia will test out digital ruble payments for real estate transactions. The Russian press claimed that the Central Bank of Russia and partner commercial banks intend to test alternative payment methods using the digital ruble. The idea is to test out smart contracts and real estate and cryptocurrency asset acquisition deals. According to the […]

June 10, 2022

Bitcoin of America increases ATMs across the U.S. by more than 30% Virtual currency exchange company Bitcoin of America has increased its number of ATMs by more than 30% since May. Bitcoin of America had nearly 1,800 Bitcoin ATMs in March. In two months, this number increased to more than 2,500 BTMs in more than […]

June 9, 2022

  Mercadolibre Inks Partnership With Mastercard to Secure Its Crypto Ecosystem in Brazil Mercadolibre, one of the biggest “e-tailers” in Latam, has partnered with credit giant Mastercard to make use of its tech to secure the cryptocurrency ecosystem of the company. Through this partnership, Mercadolibre will be able to use Mastercard’s Ciphertrace technology, to allow […]

  A Look Inside MicroStrategy’s $2.4 Billion Bitcoin Purchase Loan With its multiple substantial purchases, software firm MicroStrategy has secured its place as a key Bitcoin player. The firm, which is worth $1 billion, placed a large amount of its own money into buying bitcoin, but the rest of the money came from loans. Convertible […]

June 3, 2022

  Gemini exchange is being sued by the CFTC for making false representations in 2017. The Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) is suing Gemini, a crypto exchange based in New York, for “making false or misleading claims” or omitting data in interactions with the agency. The action was brought to a federal court in New […]