Localbitcoins Disables Multiple Accounts as EU Regulation Looms

Popular p2p Bitcoin trading platform Localbitcoins has announced users will only be able to hold one account from May 26 as new...

Wilma Woo | May 14, 2018 | 15:00

Localbitcoins Now Demands ID For ‘Significant’ Trade...

Peer-to-peer Bitcoin trading platform Localbitcoins is...

Wilma Woo | Apr 17, 2018 | 10:00

2.7 TRILLION Bolivars: Venezuela Bitcoin Trading Hits All-Time High

Venezuela Localbitcoins users traded a record 2.7...

Wilma Woo | Apr 16, 2018 | 07:00

2018 To Be the Year of SegWit

The year started with good news about Bitcoin’s...

Julio Gil-Pulgar | Jan 03, 2018 | 01:30

Police Arrest Three Bitcoin Traders in Kenya

Police in Kenya arrest three Bitcoin traders on...

Jeff Francis | Dec 06, 2017 | 01:45

Localbitcoins Sets Biggest Gain Ever As Venezuelans Exit Fiat

Bitcoin’s price spike and increasing adoption have...

Wilma Woo | Dec 04, 2017 | 05:30

Bitcoin Hits $13.5k In Zimbabwe As New Markets Post Record Trading

Bitcoin trading spikes in Zimbabwe are just the start...

Wilma Woo | Nov 16, 2017 | 07:30

Move Over LocalBitcoins – Qvolta Aims to Dethrone Reigning P2P...

With Qvolta’s MVP already going live and the pre-ICO...

Karan Kapoor | Aug 10, 2017 | 21:45

China’s Over-the-Counter Bitcoin Price Breaks 20K Yuan

Amid a continued stranglehold on Bitcoin withdrawals...

Wilma Woo | May 25, 2017 | 15:00
Florida Bill Aims To Add Virtual Currency To AML Statutes

Florida Bill Aims To Add Virtual Currency To AML Statutes

An act designed to add virtual currencies to Florida’s anti-money laundering statutes has...

Wilma Woo | Apr 22, 2017 | 13:00

The China Syndrome: Are California’s Bitcoin Exchanges Doomed?

Increasing regulatory pressures have eviscerated trading volumes across Bitcoin exchanges in China...

SG Kinsmann | Mar 23, 2017 | 04:30
5 Alternatives to LocalBitcoins

Top 5 Alternatives to LocalBitcoins

Bitcoinist compiled a list of alternative platforms for p2p Bitcoin, altcoin and fiat trading...

Antonio Madeira | Mar 15, 2017 | 17:00

Another Week, Another Record: LocalBitcoins Explodes in China, Brazil

China’s love affair with P2P trading platform LocalBitcoins shows no sign of flagging after yet...

Wilma Woo | Feb 27, 2017 | 03:00

LocalBitcoins Trading Up 1,200% in China Since PBoC Clampdown

LocalBitcoins has recorded an exponential 1,200% surge...

Wilma Woo | Feb 20, 2017 | 07:30

Not Just China: P2P Bitcoin Trading is Also Soaring in These 9...

As Chinese exchanges put BTC withdrawals on hiatus...

William Suberg | Feb 14, 2017 | 04:00

Interview with Peer2Cash: The ‘ShapeShift’ of Buying Bitcoin

Bitcoinist spoke with Peer2Cash, a new online...

Bitcoinist | Jan 29, 2017 | 02:00

Venezuela, South America See Record Bitcoin Trading...

Trading volume on peer-to-peer exchanges broke...

Antonio Madeira | Dec 27, 2016 | 08:00

OTC: The Silent and Growing Sector in the Bitcoin Trading Markets

The bitcoin price has exploded in recent weeks...

Bitcoinist | Nov 04, 2016 | 13:00

LocalBitcoins Database Allegedly Hacked, User Info For Sale

The bitcoin marketplace, LocalBitcoins, has reportedly...

Trevor Hill | Apr 24, 2016 | 17:27
Breaking News

LocalBitcoins Volume In South Africa Shows 50-fold Growth In One Year

The concept of Bitcoin has been attracting attention...

Jp Buntinx | Feb 29, 2016 | 05:01

How Bitcoin Boosts the Jobs Market

Money makes the world go round. Whether you’re...

Nick Marinoff | Sep 22, 2015 | 12:00

BitLicense Casualty: LocalBitcoins Exits New York

Bitcoin regulation in the state of New York remains a topic of heavy debate, as the latest company...

Jp Buntinx | Aug 14, 2015 | 15:00

Fleet – The LocalBitcoins Platform For Freight Forwarders

Cargo shipping is a vital part of our global economy, as goods need to be picked up and delivered...

Jp Buntinx | Jul 09, 2015 | 16:26

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