February 24, 2021

Blockchain Australia ousts retail merchant crypto project Qoin

According to a notice of disciplinary action issued on Feb. 19, Blockchain Australia initially served Qoin with a summons to respond on Jan. 29. Nonetheless, Qoin […]
January 28, 2021

Australia’s eSafety Commissioner touts blockchain as a solution to trolls

Speaking to New South Whales media outlet The Sydney Morning Herald, Grant stated that while anonymity was beneficial for general online use, people hiding behind anonymity […]
January 18, 2021

Australian Bitcoin Trader Takes Banks to Tribunal After Sudden Account Closures

Allan Flynn has started proceedings against Westpac and ANZ banks at the ACT Civil and Administrative Tribunal which closed his accounts soon after they had been […]
January 13, 2021

Largest Dark Web Market Taken Offline as Alleged Operator Arrested in Germany

According to a Wednesday report from Europol, the DarkMarket site was taken offline on Monday following a probe by German investigators with the assistance of Europol […]
December 24, 2020

Young Australian Investors Drive Increased in Bitcoin

Younger Australian investors, followed by increasing contributions by high-end crypto holders, are pushing the country’s growing crypto ownership, a recent survey revealed. In its Independent Reserve Cryptocurrency […]
December 15, 2020

Investigation traces scam Bitcoin celeb ads to Moscow

Fraudulent Bitcoin advertisements capitalizing on Australian personalities such as Dick Smith and Andrew Forrest are part of a coordinated global company in Moscow that uses at […]
December 2, 2020

Crypto.com will secure an Australian Financial Service License

The firm, named The Card Group Pty Ltd, has been described as specializing in “prepaid card, mobile, and wearable solutions” for increasing cardholders’ engagement. Importantly, the […]
November 26, 2020

Australia launches an international blockchain trial with Singapore

The Australian government is trialing the use of blockchain technology for inter-government document exchanges with Singapore as the latest action in a series of pro-blockchain efforts.  […]
November 3, 2020

The Reserve Bank of Australia (RBA) partners with Commonwealth Bank to research CBDC.

According to an announcement from The Reserve Bank of Australia (RBA) on November 2.2020, the financial institution is partnering with the Commonwealth Bank, National Australia Bank, […]