Blockchain Today

SEC Rejects Latest Bitcoin ETF Bid

February 27th, 2020|

The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) rejected the Wilshire Phoenix bid for a Bitcoin-based exchange-traded fund. This was the last active bid for a Bitcoin ETF pending with the SEC. The Commission concluded that the firm was unable to [...]

New Zealand Plans to Exempt Cryptocurrencies From Double Taxation

February 26th, 2020|

The New Zealand tax authority may refuse to apply tax on goods and services to cryptocurrencies. The document indicates the rapid development of the cryptocurrency sector. At the same time, digital assets cannot be unambiguously called an investment product, which [...]

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Association News

Blockchain Association Announces StormGain as Latest Approved Member

February 26th, 2020|

February 26th, 2019, The Blockchain Association today announces Stormgain as its latest approved member. The company joins a growing list of digital asset firms that are committed to upholding the highest standards of commercial honor and best business practices in [...]

Blockchain Association Expands Blockchain Today to Include News Digest

October 2nd, 2019|

October 2nd, 2019, The Blockchain Association today announces the expansion of the ‘Blockchain Today’ column on its official website intended to inform investors, exchanges and the public on important developments in the digital asset trading markets, including sensitive price movements, [...]

Blockchain Association Participated in 2019 Trading Show New York

September 26th, 2019|

September 26th,  2019, The Blockchain Association today announces its successful participation at the Trading Show New York, which took place at the Hilton Midtown on September 25th, 2019 and featured seminars, workshops, and product demos.   The event brought together [...]

Expert Opinion

How to Avoid Common Fraud Involving Cryptocurrency

August 22nd, 2019|

The nature of limited supply for many digital assets and other commodity-like qualities coupled with network effects and market inefficiencies helps create extreme volatility in many cases and as can be seen historically. In addition to market risk, crypto-assets can [...]

What’s the Story with Ethereum?

June 28th, 2019|

This article was originally published in Medium. It is reposted here with permission from the author. Ethereum is an open-source and public platform for creating decentralised online services that work on the basis of smart contracts. The platform is decentralised, based [...]

What’s the Story with Ripple?

June 28th, 2019|

This article was originally published in Medium. It is reposted here with permission from the author. Ripple Overview Ripple is a cryptocurrency platform for payment systems, which focusses on transactions without chargebacks to proceed payments directly, secure and very fast. [...]