Russia and Iran May Use Cryptocurrencies to Bypass International Sanctions

Ashour Iesho · May 21, 2018 · 7:00 pm Politicians in Iran and Russia are discussing the possibility of using digital currencies to bypass sanctions.  Cryptocurrencies: A Tool for Bypassing Sanctions Decentralization is one of the biggest advantages of cryptocurrencies. Unlike traditional fiat currencies, cryptocurrency transactions cannot be stopped by a central party or authority. […]

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Certified German Bank Transfers Loans with Bitcoin, Subverts SWIFT

Adam James · May 12, 2018 · 11:00 pm One online bank in Germany is now using bitcoins for loan transfers.  Subverting SWIFT Founded by German Radoslav Albrecht, Bitbond is an online bank which now affords its customers the ability to transfer loans internationally — specifically, by using Bitcoin. The platform uses Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies […]

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3 Big Problems Ripple Investors Can No Longer Ignore

Allen Scott · March 21, 2018 · 6:30 am While Ripple is “not a bad investment” right now, major challenges exist when it comes to long-term prospects for its bank-oriented digital token (XRP), according to Weiss Ratings. 2 Dilemmas for Ripple’s XRP Token… Independent ratings agency Weiss Ratings began listing cryptocurrency grades since January of […]

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