Bitcoin Is Separate From Crypto – Bitcoin Magazine

This is an opinion editorial by Stephan Livera, host of the “Stephan Livera Podcast” and managing director of Swan Bitcoin International. Financial Times Columnist Jemima Kelly published an article titled “Don’t Believe The ‘Maximalists: Bitcoin Can’t Be Separated From Crypto” earlier today and I’d like to share some reactions from a Bitcoiner perspective. Quoted text … Read more

Bitcoin Is Seperate From Crypto – Bitcoin Magazine

This is an opinion editorial by Stephan Livera, host of the “Stephan Livera Podcast” and managing director of Swan Bitcoin International. Financial Times Columnist Jemima Kelly published an article titled “Don’t Believe The ‘Maximalists: Bitcoin Can’t Be Separated From Crypto” earlier today and I’d like to share some reactions from a Bitcoiner perspective. Quoted text … Read more

Benefits Storing Private Keys Using SeedQR – Bitcoin Magazine

Watch This Episode On YouTube Or Rumble Listen To The Episode Here: In this episode of “Bitcoin, Explained,” hosts Aaron van Wirdum and Sjors Provoost discuss Hierarchical Deterministic (HD) Wallets, mnemonic codes and especially, the new SeedQR format which allows users to store their mnemonic codes as QR codes. Van Wirdum and Provoost start the … Read more

Israel Grants Its First Bitcoin, Crypto Trading License To Local Exchange Bits of Gold – Bitcoin Magazine

Israeli regulators grant the first VASP license to Bits of Gold after 5 years of waiting. The company is launching two new products in the near future. One of the products will be custodial while the other integrates its services with legacy finance in the region. The Israeli Insurance and Savings Capital Market Authority (ISCMA) … Read more

Russian Central Bank And Ministry Of Finance Agree On Bitcoin, Crypto Bill – Bitcoin Magazine

The Russian Ministry of Finance and its central bank have agreed on a draft bill allowing bitcoin and cryptocurrency payments for international trade settlements, per a report from Russian news outlet Tass. The bill “as a whole writes out how cryptocurrency can be purchased, what can be done with it, and how cross-border settlements can … Read more

Estonia Approves First Bitcoin, Crypto Bank Striga – Bitcoin Magazine

Striga gains regulatory approval to operate in Estonia as a VASP. The company is the first VASP to be approved following the country’s reworked legislation for VASPs. The law requires KYC information, capital requirements, and affiliation with Estonia. Striga, a bitcoin and cryptocurrency bank, became the first virtual asset service provider (VASP) to gain regulatory … Read more

Bahrain Approves EazyPay For Bitcoin, Crypto Payments – Bitcoin Magazine

The Kingdom of Bahrain approved EazyPay to enable Bitcoin payments for over 5,000 merchants in the MENA region. EazyPay partnered with Binance enabling instant POS and online payments in bitcoin and crypto. Bahrain recently began testing bitcoin payments through the central bank’s financial services testing platform. The Central Bank of Bahrain (CBB) has approved EazyPay, … Read more