April 16, 2021

Turkey to ban cryptocurrency payments

According to a Friday announcement by the Central Bank of the Republic of Turkey, the ban will come into effect on April 30, rendering any crypto […]
March 4, 2021

Colombia’s oldest commercial bank pilots crypto services

According to a report by local news agency Portafolio, Banco de Bogotá announced Monday that it will participate in a pilot project directed by the Superintendencia […]
February 17, 2021

Banks increasingly interested in Bitcoin says Elliptic co-founder

 According to Cointelegraph, Tom Robinson, co-founder of major British crypto firm Elliptic, stated that his company saw a massive surge in Bitcoin-related inquiries from global banks […]
February 6, 2021

Protego Became the Second Crypto Company to Win Bank Charter

The Office of the Comptroller of the Currency has issued a national charter to another crypto company.  Protego, the institutional crypto custodian based in Washington, is […]
January 26, 2021

Reserve Bank of India ‘exploring the possibility’ of a digital currency

According to a booklet on payments released today by the RBI, the bank is “exploring the possibility as to whether there is a need for a […]
January 22, 2021

“Bitcoin is becoming a cyclical asset, not a hedge”

According to analysts at JPMorgan Chase, the Bitcoin bull run put the flagship cryptocurrency at level with cyclical assets as compared to a hedge against market […]
January 14, 2021

Anchorage granted US’s first national crypto bank charter

Per a Wednesday announcement from the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency, Anchorage will have conditional authorization to operate as a trust institution nationally. The […]
January 14, 2021

An online future for finance is inevitable, says OCC’s Brooks

Described by Elliptic CEO Simone Maini as “a fairy godfather to the crypto industry,” Brian Brooks has been a leading light in U.S. federal policy toward […]