Leader of Nigerian Crypto Stakeholders’ Body Welcomes the E-Naira — Says It ‘Comes With No Magic Wand’ – Fintech Bitcoin News

Nigeria’s proposed digital currency, the e-naira, is likely to be a welcome boost to ongoing efforts to reduce the number of Ni...
August 1, 2021

Nigerian Central Bank Stops Forex Sales to Bureaus de Change — Operators Accused of Feeding Black Market – Finance Bitcoin News

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) recently announced the abrupt end to sales and outsourcing of foreign exchange to Bureau de C...
July 28, 2021

DeFi industry draws in commercial banks? Siam bets with $110M fund

While serious institutional interest in crypto is perhaps becoming more of an established trend than an emerging narrative, the...
July 24, 2021

Zimbabwe Proposes Inclusion of VASPs in Its Securities Law — Move Applauded as ‘Step in Right Direction’ – Regulation Bitcoin News

The Zimbabwean government recently revealed its intention to widen the definition of securities to include virtual asset servic...
July 20, 2021

NGO Announces Plan to Use NFTs for Famine Victims of Ethiopia Tigray War – Altcoins Bitcoin News

A non-governmental organization (NGO), Save Tigray, has announced it will be using the proceeds from the sale of non-fungible t...
July 16, 2021

Nigeria’s June P2P Bitcoin Trade Volumes Surged Again Despite Central Bank’s Crypto Restrictions – Markets and Prices Bitcoin News

Nigeria’s peer-to-peer bitcoin trade volumes went up to just under $38 million in June 2021, the latest data shows. This surge ...
July 12, 2021

South Africa Regulator Wants Mirror Trading International to Pay Millions as Penalty For Contravening Financial Sector Law – Regulation Bitcoin News

A South African regulator, the Financial Sector Conduct Authority (FSCA), has informed key figures behind Mirror Trading Intern...
July 8, 2021

Russia’s Famous Hermitage Museum Aims to Raise Funds With NFTs – Featured Bitcoin News

The Hermitage Museum in Saint Petersburg is considering issuing NFTs for works of art from its rich collection and is holding t...
July 4, 2021

Compound Launches Treasury to Introduce Institutions to Defi – Bitcoin News

Compound, one of the leading defi-based protocols, is launching a new service called Treasury. Compound’s Treasury is a new pro...
June 30, 2021

Major Auction House Christie’s Accepts Bitcoin for Painting Worth Estimated $6 Million – Featured Bitcoin News

British auction house Christie’s will accept bitcoin and ether for a painting worth an estimated $6 million. The digital wallet...
June 26, 2021

Nicolas Maduro States Venezuela Pioneered Crypto Adoption in South America as Petro Use Flounders – Bitcoin News

President Nicolas Maduro stated that Venezuela was a pioneer in cryptocurrency adoption in Latam in an interview with Bloomberg...
June 22, 2021

Motor Team McLaren Racing Partners With Tezos to Build NFT Platform – Blockchain Bitcoin News

On Thursday, McLaren Racing announced the British motor racing team selected Tezos as the organization’s official partner acros...
June 18, 2021