Tag Archives: Currency

Here’s Why Bitcoin’s Future is so Bright: Digital Currency Group Exec

Bitcoin tanked in 2018, but the future of cryptocurrencies remains bright because you can’t stop progress. That’s the assessment of Travis Scher, a vice president at crypto investment firm Digital Currency Group. Continue reading Here’s Why Bitcoin’s Future is so Bright: Digital Currency Group Exec

Bank of Thailand Governor: No Central Bank Digital Currency Within 3-5 Years

Thai citizens will have to be patient in the wait for a retail central bank digital currency that will save them from carrying cash around. According to the governor of the Bank of Thailand (BoT), Veerathai Santiprabhob, plans to switch from cash to a digital currency will not happen within the ‘next 3-5 years’. This is because the process of creating a central bank digital currency (CBDC) ‘is not easy’ and is time-consuming due to the complex nature of the monetary system. Continue reading Bank of Thailand Governor: No Central Bank Digital Currency Within 3-5 Years

A Crypto Wallet Company Is Giving Away Digital Currency Worth $125 Million

Blockchain, one of the most popular virtual crypto wallet companies in the world, is giving away $125 million worth of Stellar. The giveaway is set to be the largest of its kind. Continue reading A Crypto Wallet Company Is Giving Away Digital Currency Worth $125 Million

Singapore Embraces Blockchain and a Digital Currency Future

Many enthusiasts immediately think of Switzerland when looking into crypto friendly locations. The tiny island nation of Singapore, however, is making its own moves up the ranks. Such an official ranking system doesn’t actually exist of course, but that hasn’t stopped several opinion lists from appearing online in recent months. Expect “blockchain Singapore” to be two words you hear more often as the country looks to make its mark as a leader in the cryptocurrency field. Continue reading Singapore Embraces Blockchain and a Digital Currency Future