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Altcoin News

Canadian Stablecoin CUSD Officially Launched by BVCI

A stablecoin pegged to the US dollar, but aimed at the Canadian market, has been officially launched by Blockchain Venture Capital, Inc. CUSD Combines US Dollar Backing with Canadian...

Christine Vasileva | 6 hours ago
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Bitcoin Community

Canadians Like Bitcoin More as a Store of Value

A recent survey conducted by Canada’s central bank regarding Canadians’ thoughts on Bitcoin showed interesting results.  While the Bitcoin and crypto market in the US...

Ali Raza | 4 days ago
Bitcoin Mining Efforts to Utilize Natural Gas as Fuel are Paying Off Well
Bitcoin Mining

Bitcoin Miners in Canada Uncover Green Energy Breakthrough

Canadian gas companies are using trapped natural gas to fuel Bitcoin mining, instead of simply having it flared to the atmosphere. Bitcoin mining is renowned for requiring a lot of...

Ali Raza | 1 week ago
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Bank of Canada to Fight Crypto with Own Digital Currency

The Bank of Canada (BoC) is thinking about developing a digital currency that would eventually replace fiat money completely, according to local media platform The Logic. Govt-Backed...

Anatol Antonovici | 4 weeks ago
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QuadrigaCX Founder’s Widow to Compensate Exchange Hack Victims

Jennifer Robertson — the widow of late QuadrigaCX founder, Gerald ‘Gerry’ Cotten, has agreed to hand over assets belonging to the defunct bitcoin exchange in compensation of...

Osato Avan-Nomayo | 1 month ago
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QuadrigaCX Update: Accountants Petition to Move Case to Toronto

Court proceedings against defunct Canadian Bitcoin exchange QuadrigaCX will focus on people in Ontario, say liquidators. EY: ‘Few Ties’ Keep Bitcoin Case In Nova Scotia In...

Anja van Oosterhout | 2 months ago
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Bitcoin

Another Canadian Town to Accept Bitcoin Payments For Property Taxes

Bitcoin takes another step toward mass adoption as a Toronto suburb favorably votes to accept Bitcoin for property tax payments. Cash, Credit or BTC? Canadians living in the Toronto...

Eustace Cryptus | 4 months ago
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Bitcoin Mining

Bitcoin Mining May Prove Useful for Gas Well Owners

Gas companies in Canada are utilizing trapped natural gas otherwise flared to the atmosphere for bitcoin mining, creating a useful application for illiquid energy. Why Flare When You...

Osato Avan-Nomayo | 4 months ago
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Canada Lawmakers Propose a Ban on Cryptocurrency Short Selling

The Canadian Securities Administrators and the Investment Industry Regulatory Organization of Canada (IIROC) have jointly proposed a framework for cryptocurrency exchanges that would...

Georgi Georgiev | 8 months ago
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Altcoin News

Monero Successfully Upgrades Its Protocol

Monero (XMR), a privacy-focused cryptocurrency launched in 2014, announced that it has successfully performed a protocol upgrade on March 9, 2019.  Hard Fork Aims to Improve...

Julio Gil-Pulgar | 8 months ago
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Bitcoin

QuadrigaCX Gets Temporary Reprieve From Creditors as $180M...

QuadrigaCX, the embattled Canadian Bitcoin exchange, yesterday obtained a temporary reprieve from its creditors. Meanwhile, the matter of the over $260 million worth of “lost”...

Osato Avan-Nomayo | 9 months ago
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Privacy Coins Like Monero Perfect For Buying Cannabis in Canada, Says...

Senior market analyst at eToro believes that privacy coin usage in Canada will “almost certainly” increase as the country has officially warned citizens to protect their...

Georgi Georgiev | 11 months ago

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