News What is the future of cryptocurrencies?

Bitcoin, the first and most successful cryptocurrency in terms of market value, was first invented in 2009. Ever since, it has lead the crypto market by the nose. In 2017, Bitcoin's price ballooned up to over $20,000. Every investment guru warned of a crash following this exponential but unsustainable growth. Weeks later, the balloon popped. Bit...

News South Korea might impose a 20% tax on crypto profits

The finance ministry of South Korea might soon impose a 20% tax on income generated from crypto trading. A local media report cites government officials as saying that the finance ministry is still working out how it will tax the crypto sector. They have added that the plan would likely culminate in a 20% tax on crypto profits. The report claims...

News Were the 2010s the decade of Bitcoin?

It’s official, we’ve ducked into the new decade and have wrapped up ten years of Bitcoin. When Satoshi launched Bitcoin back in 2009, many doubted it would last ten days, much less 3,650 days (the number of days in a decade, FYI).  So, here we are, but what of it? If you’ve been paying attention - or, better yet, if you’ve been along for the rid...

News Explain blockchain technology to your family this festive season

As the festive season approaches, families gathering for Christmas feasts and New Year's drinks, there is no better time than around the table to discuss blockchain technology. You may have received the generic "Oh, that crypto stuff is too complex for me" or "But Bitcoin went down", but don't be discouraged from further discussing crypto or blo...

News Incredible: Where Crypto Meets Art

Cryptocurrency has already revolutionized the financial industry, offering a faster, more secure and more transparent system opposed to traditional currency. The ideology behind crypto, mainly its aim of enforcing freedom, has made it an iconic symbol in the world. The art world has especially drawn a lot of inspiration from the past and future ...

News Are you looking for a blockchain game? Here's a list

While blockchain technology did advance the financial sector greatly through crypto, continuing to do so today, it hodls greater potential in progressing and revolutionizing the world. Many sectors and companies have come forward to express their interest in blockchain, but there is one sector already reaping the perks of optimized business mode...

News Swiss bank SEBA launches crypto index

On Tuesday, SEBA, the Swiss bank that is heavily focused on crypto, announced that it had launched a crypto index as well as a slew of other investment solutions. The bank was given a banking license by the Swiss Financial Market Authority (FINMA) back in August. About the Index The index, which has been dubbed the SEBA Crypto Asset Select Index...

News Overview: EU is bullish on blockchain technology

Blockchain technology is revolutionizing the world; as it started with finance, countries have no choice but to adapt to the future or collapse in a failing national economy. Blockchain technology was originally introduced through its significance in BTC, which sparked the cryptocurrency uprising, that made government officials and regulators ne...