Forkast Insights on Blockchain

Forkast Insights on Blockchain

Forkast Insights on December 5 presented its first report on how blockchain is being carried out by companies across the country and the Chinese government. The investigation arm of Asia-based Forkast, Forkast Insights took a thorough and in-depth look at how blockchain technology is integrated in China. Blockchain technology is rapidly growing and has a slew of “real-world, practical use […]

Brazil’s New Tax for Bitcoin

Brazil’s New Tax for Bitcoin

The Department of Federal Revenue(RFB), Brazil’s tax agency printed a new tax code that states fines for taxpayers who fail to declare their Bitcoin (BTC) and cryptocurrency transactions. According to a Brazilian report on December 6, the new cryptocurrency tax code is an additional follow-up to provisions created by the RFB in August that need Brazilian citizens to report all […]

The plaintiffs in a class-action legal proceeding, accusing the Tether(USDT) affiliated cryptocurrency exchange Bitfinex of Bitcoin(BTC) value manipulation have declined to amend their criticism.

The plaintiffs in a class-action legal proceeding, accusing the Tether(USDT) affiliated cryptocurrency exchange Bitfinex of Bitcoin(BTC) value manipulation have declined to amend their criticism.

The plaintiffs declined to make amendments to their criticism as a study conducted by John Griffin and Amin Shams “still concludes that Tether was being used to manipulate Bitcoin prices”,according to a court filing dated December 2. Moreover, they state the findings to a one entity. Shams and Griffin of the University of Texas published a paper last year, alleging […]

According to a press release on December 2nd, major cryptocurrency exchange Binance acquired decentralized app (DApp) information startup DappReview.

According to a press release on December 2nd, major cryptocurrency exchange Binance acquired decentralized app (DApp) information startup DappReview.

DappReview’s platform provides its guests with knowledge analytics, user insights and information for over 3,900 DApps on 13 public blockchains, per the press release. Vincent Niu, DappReview founder explained that the company also provides support for DApp developers in fundraising, marketing and product development. When asked by a blog whether or not he believes the acquisition by a cryptocurrency company […]

Gold Bugs discovered by experts from financial times

Gold Bugs discovered by experts from financial times

Rana Foroohat, Financial Times business columnist and associate editor printed an opinion piece on November 25, pointing to the revived ,half-justified “paranoia” of the “gold bugs”, that has soley been combined by comments from central bankers and investors in recent weeks. Foroohor writes: “You have to really believe the sky is falling in order to hoard physical bars in a […]