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Please Don’t Hurt Us! BIS Report Proves Central Bankers Fear Bitcoin

For years, the cryptocurrency market has been buffeted with projections and predictions of doom. We are constantly told that any day now, bitcoin and all its progeny will collapse into the nothingness from whence they came, or something to that effect. These statements and pronouncements have even been famously compiled into a live timeline of obituaries written by commentators who range from strongly skeptical to completely clueless. Continue reading Please Don’t Hurt Us! BIS Report Proves Central Bankers Fear Bitcoin

Bill Tabled to Place Crypto Payment Services Under Central Bank Oversight

A new bill which will impact electronic wallets and digital payment tokens such as bitcoin has been tabled in Singapore’s parliament. The Payment Services Bill will place the providers of payment services that are not under the regulatory oversight of Money-Changing and Remittance Businesses Act and the Payment Systems Oversight Act under the umbrella of Singapore’s central bank, the Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS). Continue reading Bill Tabled to Place Crypto Payment Services Under Central Bank Oversight