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Bitcoin Investment

‘Adoption is Real’: Nearly 5 Percent of Canadians Now Own...

At least four different studies by institutional authorities indicate that between 3 and 5 percent of people in Canada own Bitcoin.   Bitcoin Investors Are Spreading in Canada...

Georgi Georgiev | 10 months ago
Quebec
News

Parliamentary Elections in Quebec Might Impact Local Bitcoin Mining...

The French-Canadian province has quickly become a cryptocurrency mining hotspot due to the naturally cold weather and cheap electricity. However, the industry might be seriously...

Georgi Georgiev | 11 months ago
Mining Firm Bitfury Debuts New ASIC Chip
Bitcoin

Mining Firm Bitfury Debuts New ASIC Chip

Bitfury has announced the release of a new Application-Specific Integrated Circuit (ASIC) chip, as well as a new generation of its Bitcoin mining hardware. The Bitcoin mining firm...

Osato Avan-Nomayo | 11 months ago
Canada’s Ontario Securities Commission Approves Bitcoin Mutual Fund
Bitcoin

Ontario Securities Commission Approves Bitcoin Mutual Fund

While the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission continues to contemplate whether or not to approve a Bitcoin exchange-traded fund (ETF), Canada has taken the plunge. Canadian...

Eustace Cryptus | 11 months ago
Canadian Ghost Town Gambles on Bitcoin for a New Chance at Life
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Canadian Ghost Town Gambles on Bitcoin for a New Chance at Life

With a population of fewer than 100 people, the small Canadian mill town of Ocean Falls sits dormant in British Colombia. Some think the Bitcoin mining boom could help reverse their...

Kevin O’Brien | 12 months ago
Novogratz Sets Next Target Price for Bitcoin at $40,000
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Mike Novogratz Cryptocurrency Merchant Bank Finally Goes Live This...

Serial investor and Bitcoin bull Mike Novogratz is days away from launching his own merchant bank Galaxy Digital LP, which begins trading on the Toronto Stock Exchange August 1...

Wilma Woo | 1 year ago
Mining

Québec Charging Cryptocurrency Miners Double for Electricity

The Canadian province of Québec has been given permission to charge cryptocurrency miners higher electricity rates than those charged to residential customers. Canada has never been...

Nikita Blows | 1 year ago
MapleChange canada
Bitcoin

Bitcoin Ownership Rising Throughout Canada

Canada has seen an increase in its bitcoin ownership rate from 2.9 percent in 2016 to 5.0 percent in 2017. Usage trends have also shifted, with most Canadians now holding bitcoin...

Stephen Webb | 1 year ago
Altcoin News

500,000 in Ontario Own Cryptoassets, New Study Shows

A recent survey of more than 2,500 Ontarians sheds some light on the province’s population overall sentiment towards cryptocurrencies. The Investor Office of the Ontario Securities...

Georgi Georgiev | 1 year ago
Quebec
News

‘Intense’ Bitmain Lobbying Forcing Smaller Bitcoin Miners...

A month after authorities in Quebec lifted a moratorium on allowing Bitcoin miners, local businesses have begun threatening to leave suspecting unfair policies. ‘Very...

Wilma Woo | 1 year ago
News

Operation Cryptosweep: Cryptocurrency Scammers Beware

A joint force, comprised of regulatory bodies from the U.S. and Canada, has announced that they will be facing cryptocurrency scams head-on and will investigate companies which do not...

Nick Chong | 1 year ago
Canada
Bitcoin Regulation

Canada Steals Crypto Startup From the U.S. With Less Stringent Laws

CBlocks, a Miami based-based cryptocurrency startup is moving to Canada to avoid regulatory trouble in the United States. The firm has been unable to obtain clear legal guidance...

Osato Avan-Nomayo | 1 year ago

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