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Blockchain Association of Canada: A New Vision Beyond Bitcoin

Interest in blockchain technologies in Canada is growing rapidly as new fintech startups and blockchain ventures are launched and governments indicate they are interested in the possibility of Canada becoming a global fintech/blockchain hub. Even the central Bank of Canada is getting in on the…

Bitcoin Price Starts to Influence Government Policies

Bitcoin price has experienced a lot of movement since the turn of 2017 while at the same time, governments and central banks have become more vocal on matters relating to the disruptive technology. Barely does a day go by without a government statement on Blockchain, Bitcoin…

OSC Announces Fintech Advisory Committee Members

TORONTO – The Ontario Securities Commission (OSC) announced today the membership of its new Fintech Advisory Committee (FAC), which will advise OSC staff on developments in the fintech space as well as the unique challenges faced by fintech businesses in the securities industry. “We had an…

 

Bitcoin Agenda for 2017: Should We Focus on Consumers or Legislation?

As we enter into 2017, the question of where the Bitcoin and cryptocurrency community should be focusing their attention is paramount. The year 2016 can be said to be the year of the Blockchain. Several innovations and creations around the Blockchain were unveiled, strengths and weaknesses…

Blockchain Industry In 2017: Ready For New Exploits

The year 2016 has been a very active year for the Blockchain with several ideas and innovations flooding the industry. We have seen different creations by a lot of companies emerge, all presenting their functional real case uses for the disruptive technology. Governments and banks have…

Faster Towards Mainstream Bitcoin Adoption

Recent events in Canada suggest its government could be well positioned to become an early mainstream adopter of Bitcoin. Thursday, Nov. 17 recorded the biggest attendance ever at the Toronto Bitcoin meet-up. Earlier on the same day was a meeting between Jason Cassidy, president at Crypto…