India to consider allowing crypto trading for certain investors

According to people familiar with the matter, India is considering a proposal to treat cryptocurrencies as financial assets while protecting small investors. The discussion comes as officials race to finalize a bill Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s government seeks to introduce in Parliament in a session starting November 29. The law may set a minimum amount … Read more

Why is China’s cryptocurrency ban an opportunity for India?

China’s latest blanket ban has plagued the crypto space for some time. But then again, don’t we already know that bitcoin and altcoins are particularly good at ‘bouncing back’. Speculation and prospects aside, China’s crypto crackdown in 2021 has been rather erratic. Despite being regarded by experts as a running joke that is meant to … Read more

Iloilo: the first city in Asia to sell 3 properties for cryptocurrency

Manila, a city in Iloilo City, Philippines, is the first city in Asia Pacific to sell 3 luxury residential properties in exchange for cryptocurrency in 2019. Specifically, houses were sold for bitcoin and litecoin. Located in the Pana region of the Philippines, Iloilo has a population of just over 2 million. World-renowned for its Spanish … Read more

Obsessed with Cryptocurrencies? It can be a form of gambling addiction

Paris: When Matt Danzico started seeing cryptocurrency logos on the packaging of grocery store items, he knew he had a problem. Danzico was swayed by the global frenzy for trading digital currencies during the pandemic, and very quickly it developed into an obsession. “I would have these sleepless nights trying to get these charts out … Read more