Tag: India

The State Of Cryptocurrencies In India

The Indian Cryptocurrency market has been seeing some interesting times of late. Apart from a surge in cryptocurrency-related scams, the Indian government seems to have had enough of cryptocurrencies in the nation. In April of this year, the Reserve Bank of India (RBI), had barred all RBI regulated bodies from having business relationships with any entities dealing with cryptocurrencies. It…

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Analysis – Southeast Asian Gold Market and Government Reserves

The precious yellow metal is fairly widely (although irregularly) distributed throughout Southeast Asia. The majority of the countries in this region actively mine gold both for the domestic and international markets. Also, gold plays a huge role in the cultures of these countries with it being used in various festive events and ceremonies. Below we take a look at the…

When ICOs Precede Regulation, Part 2

Since the launch of Initial Coin Offerings (ICOs) four years ago, the blockchain phenomenon has gained exponential attention, consequently exploding in value throughout 2017. Evidently, ICOs have enabled several companies to rapidly fund their ventures. In our last article, we reviewed and described how ICOs will likely change the world of crowdfunding and why it will likely disrupt the traditional…