India’s Female Investors Wage Bigger Bet on Cryptocurrency than Males: Research

In a first, an Indian cryptocurrency exchange released demographic data and other significant statistics pertaining to the subcontinent’s cryptocurrency market. Women Have a Larger Risk-Appetite New Delhi-based cryptocurrency exchange BuyUCoin conducted the study over a period of three months in 2018 and interviewed over 60,000 users of its platform. The data specifically focused on theThe […]

Bitbank and BitFlyer CEOs Abandon Their VP Positions at Japan’s Cryptocurrency Self-Regulatory Body

Bitbank and BitFlyer CEOs left their vice-president positions at the Japan Virtual Currency Exchange Association (JVCEA) after their exchanges received regulatory warnings from the country’s Financial Services Agency (FSA).Abandon ShipAbout a week after Japan’s FSA, issued business improvement orders to six Japanese cryptocurrency exchanges, two of the vice presidents of the country’s JVCEA abandoned their […]

3 Reasons to Include Cryptocurrencies in Your Retirement Portfolio

It is never too late to start planning for retirement. When doing so, most people shy away from risky (read: volatile) investments like Bitcoin, but that may be soon changing. For people planning their financial future, Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies represent a hedge against the current financial system.Setting Money Aside for the FutureAlmost everyone has […]

BoE: Cryptocurrencies Pose ‘Reputational Risks’

The Bank of England has reportedly cautioned City bosses away from implementing cryptocurrencies into their business plans — citing all the usual reasons one has probably come to expect.‘Reputational Risks’“In their short history, crypto-assets have exhibited high price volatility and relative illiquidity,” wrote Bank of England Deputy Governor Sam Woods in a letter to the chief […]