Motiv Inc. Releases Bitcoin Programs Furthering Financial Inclusion – Bitcoin Magazine

NGO Motiv Inc. recently launched 16 circular bitcoin economies in Peru. The NGO has released a series of programs for the communities to encourage financial inclusion. Motiv provides tools to transact in bitcoin, build companies and higher education opportunities. Motiv Inc., a non-government organization (NGO) dedicated to financial inclusion, has released its curriculum of Life … Read more

OTR, Peregrine Corp Retailers Now Accept Bitcoin – Bitcoin Magazine

Australian consumers can now use bitcoin for everyday purchases at over 175 OTR locations and 250 Peregrine Corp. locations. OTR partnered with Crypto.com to provide instant fiat conversions from bitcoin to Australian dollars for the merchants. DataMesh Group provides payments infrastructure to bridge the gap between OTR and Crypto.com. Australian consumers can now use their … Read more

ECB Publishes New Guideline on Regulated Digital Asset Licensing

The European Central Bank (ECB) has issued new licensing guidelines for regulating digital assets, although it currently does not have a unified regulatory framework governing crypto-asset activities and services. ECB stands for European Central Bank, the central bank of the 19 European Union countries that have adopted the Euro. The ECB’s banking regulator noted that … Read more

VC Shima Capital to Launch $200m Shima Capital Fund I for Web 3 Industry

Early-stage venture capital Shima Capital will launch Shima Capital Fund I, the first fund to support emerging digital assets for web3 and crypto startups. The latest fund will deploy $500,000 to $2 million in pre-seed funding to potential companies for recruiting and retaining talent, building communities, marketing, and conducting technology research and development. The company … Read more

Aussie asset manager to offer crypto ETF using unique license variation

Australian asset manager Monochrome Asset Management has landed the country’s first Australian financial services license (AFSL) for a spot crypto exchange-traded fund (ETF).  Speaking to Cointelegraph, Jeff Yew, CEO of Monochrome Asset Management, said the AFSL approval is significant, as until this point, approved crypto ETFs in Australia only operate under general financial asset authorization … Read more