Hong Kong Protests Continue Fueling Money Flight, Will it Affect Bitcoin?

Anti-government demonstrations entered their eleventh week with a defiant march in Hong Kong’s Central district on Sunday. The threat of violence and civil unrest has led to increasing uncertainty over the city’s future. And anxious residents are responding by moving money out of Hong Kong, a move that could increase the inflow into bitcoin. Hong […]

BitMEX to Limit Access From Seychelles, Hong Kong and Bermuda

Users from Seychelles, Hong Kong and Bermuda will not be able to access major crypto exchange BitMEX Source link

Hodler’s Digest, Aug. 12–18: BTC Premiums, Coinbase Blow, Binance Revival

In this week’s Hodler’s Digest, CZ speaks on Binance’s U.S. revival, a big blow for Coinbase in the U.K., and why Argentina is paying more for BTC than everyone else Source link

Bitcoin Eyes Demand as Hong Kong Protestors Announce Bank Run

Bitcoin is hoping to become a hot property in Hong Kong. The region’s political crisis has swept over its banking sector, which is now seeing protestors withdrawing large bundles of cash out of ATMs. The move is the latest tactic to reduce People’s Bank of China’s influence on the Hong Kong economy. Protestors have warned […]

Hong Kong Is Paying Higher Prices for Bitcoin Amid Political Unrest

Bitcoin price premiums emerge as political tensions and protests continue in Hong Kong Source link

Bitcoin Price Blasts Past $11,700, Dominance Nears 70% on China Turmoil

Bitcoin and gold benefit from deteriorating Chinese economy Source link

Hong Kong’s Flagship Airline Cathay Pacific Uses Blockchain in ULDs

Hong Kong’s flagship airline Cathay Pacific has introduced the first blockchain project to manage unit load devices Source link

Blockchain Financial Firm Diginex Goes Public in Reverse Merger With 8i

Crypto services company Diginex Ltd. is going public through a reverse merger with investment holding company 8i Enterprises Acquisition Corp Source link

Facebook’s Libra Concept Will Impact Cross-Border Payments: Ex-PBoC Chief

A former governor of the People’s Bank of China has indicated that Beijing may delegate the issuance of digital currency to commercial entities Source link

Bitfinex to Use 27% of Tokinex Revenue to Burn LEO Tokens

Bitfinex announced that its IEO platform Tokinex would use 27% of past and future revenue for LEO utility token burns Source link