Bitcoin Advance Resumes But May Soon Reverse

We all want Bitcoin price advance and sooner would be better than later. Acknowledged. Yet, at the risk of being a wet blanket, it has to be pointed out that the current wave still fits with our consolidative outlook and may not continue advancing this time round. This analysis is provided by xbt.social with a […]

Anonymous Casino – Provably Fair Bitcoin and Litecoin Gambling For Punters Worldwide

Bitcoin Press Release: Managed by Nabelse Holdings in Cyprus, Anonymous Casino offers industry standard provably fair Bitcoin and Litecoin gaming with instant registration and no personal details required. Estabished in 2014, digital currency casino Anonymous Casino offers both Bitcoin and Litecoin bets, one click registration, a multi-language feature, provably fair games, and instant transactions. Anonymous […]

Are Bitcoin Startups Bound to Crush the Banks?

Bitcoin Startups are getting into every sector of the financial business, and the banks know it. Online businesses have been threatening the banks, and now a massive wave of Bitcoin startups are innovating the financial sector up to the point that banks needed to act. Personal-finance startups are helping consumers balance their checkbooks online. Refinancing […]

Teenager in Virginia Helped ISIS Use Bitcoin

A teenager in Virginia pled guilty to charges of helping ISIS use bitcoin to fund its operations. The tech-savvy teenager admitted to using social media under the [email protected] to provide the terror group with instructions on how to use the cryptocurrency. Ali Shukri Amin, 17, also offered guidance to Isis supporters seeking to travel to ISIS […]

UBS Bank Is Experimenting with ‘Smart-Bonds’ Using the Bitcoin Blockchain

During his talk at IDX Derivatives Expo in London, Alex Batlin, UBS Bank’s chief Information officer for innovation (CIOI) shed some light on what the financial institution has been working on in their innovation lab: smart-bonds on the Bitcoin blockchain. International Financing Review Asia (IFR Asia) reported that the smart-bonds were described by Batlin as […]

Swiss Tax Authorities Confirm that Bitcoin is VAT-free in Switzerland

Bitcoin Association Switzerland reports that, according to the Swiss Federal Tax Administration, no VAT applies to bitcoin in Switzerland. The transfer of bitcoin doesn’t constitute delivery of goods or services, and therefore it’s not subject to VAT. “This is the most reasonable way to classify bitcoins in the context of VAT, and we are fortunate […]