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Five Major Banks Penalized in State Funds Theft Case in Kenya

Five Major Banks Penalized in State Funds Theft Case in Kenya

Kenya's central bank has penalized five major commercial banks for handling stolen state funds in the corruption scandal involving the country's National Youth Service...
Canadian Regulated Bitcoin Trust Achieves Mutual Fund Trust Status

Canadian Regulated Bitcoin Trust Achieves Mutual Fund Trust Status

A Canadian regulated bitcoin trust has achieved the mutual fund trust status, allowing eligible investors to invest in the trust through government-sponsored tax-efficient investment...
Public Anger Forces Bank CFO to Quit Over Huge Money Laundering Affair

Public Anger Forces Bank CFO to Quit Over Huge Money Laundering Affair

Bank executives rarely get punished for their misdeeds, leading to many people distrusting the entire banking system as plagued with widespread corruption. But once...
Crypto Hedge Fund Managers Aren’t as Smart as You Think

Crypto Hedge Fund Managers Aren’t as Smart as You Think

There’s a tendency, societally, to place self-appointed experts on a pedestal. If a professional’s job title is impressive enough, and their resumé suitably polished,...
Korean Banks to Limit Services for Crypto Traders Without Real-Name Verification

Korean Banks to Limit Services for Crypto Traders Without Real-Name Verification

South Korean banks are reportedly taking measures to limit services for customers who are not using the real-name system. It has been over seven...
Russian Industry Association Launching Crypto Certification Program

Russian Industry Association Launching Crypto Certification Program

The Russian crypto industry association is launching a crypto certification program. Applicants will be evaluated and issued a certificate showing their competency level which...
EF Hutton Initiates Coverage of 7 Cryptocurrencies - BCH Earns Five-Star Rating

EF Hutton Initiates Coverage of Cryptocurrencies – BCH Gets 5-Star Rating

American stock brokerage firm EF Hutton is initiating coverage of seven cryptocurrencies, each given a rating of one to five stars. New.Bitcoin.com talked to...
Major Korean Insurer to Offer Crypto Exchanges Insurance for Hacking Damages

Major Korean Insurer to Offer Crypto Exchanges Insurance for Hacking Damages

A major South Korean insurance company reportedly will start offering cryptocurrency exchanges insurance aimed at compensating for damages caused by hacking, according to local...
Japanese Company Trials BTC and Smart Contracts in Real Estate Transactions

Japanese Company Trials BTC and Smart Contracts in Real Estate Transactions

A Tokyo Stock Exchange-listed company has built a cryptocurrency settlement platform for real estate transactions. The firm has tested the platform using BTC and...
Korean Province to Replace Local Currencies With Crypto

Korean Province to Replace Local Currencies With Crypto

An eastern South Korean province plans to issue its own cryptocurrency to replace the local currencies of its nine cities, according to local media....