Crypto used by 7% of Spanish population

As many as 6.8% of the population of Spain have now invested in cryptocurrency “at some point”, according to Spain’s National Securities Market Commission (CNMV). The study focused on the number of crypto investors while also taking a look at the motivation behind their investments. According to CNMV’s findings, most of the people who invested […]

Oxford City FC establishes BTC payments

English football club Oxford City is thought to be the first non-league club to allow its fans to pay for their matchday experience using digital currency. City will accept Bitcoin (BTC) throughout the RAW Charging Stadium, allowing supporters to purchase their match day ticket as well as buy food and drink with crypto. Earlier this […]

UK seeks guidance on crypto regulation

A cross-party parliamentary group has launched an inquiry into the UK crypto and digital assets sector to seek advice on cryptocurrency regulation. At a time of “increased scrutiny of the UK crypto and digital asset sector”, the inquiry covers the UK’s current crypto rules, with a strong focus on the government’s hopes to become a […]

Nomad offers 10% bounty to hackers

Cryptocurrency firm Nomad hopes that it can appeal to hackers’ better nature and have them return the $190m they stole recently. In exchange, the company will drop its investigation and relinquish any formal criminal penalties against them. The hackers will also be walking away rich from this exchange with 10% of the stolen mount rewarded […]

Authorities freeze WazirX bank accounts

The Indian Directorate of Enforcement has frozen $8.1m of funds connected to cryptocurrency exchange WazirX. The regulator is looking into fraud charges and accusations of the firm violating the Reserve Bank of India’s policies. On Friday, the Directorate of Enforcement said in a public statement that WazirX had helped with transactions by unnamed fintech companies. […]