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Bitcoin Hits $17,000, But Is It Too Early To Call The All Clear?

Bitcoin is retracing its recent week losses, and it’s about to reclaim the support lost during the FTX debacle. The number one crypto by market capitalization is displaying some short-term...

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New Financial Services Regs Will Require Comprehensive Action By Boards

New regulation will fundamentally change the landscape for the biggest tech companies—particularly cloud providers, says a new paper from JWG, the London-based think tank that tracks and analyzes financial services...

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BVNK Gains UK EMI License by Acquiring SPS

London-based BVNK, a cryptocurrency-based payment and banking platform, has secured an Electronic Money Institution (EMI) license in the United Kingdom by acquiring the paytech firm, System Pay Services (SPS). Take...

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HSBC UK set to close 114 bank branches next year

HSBC has announced it will be closing down 114 bank branches across the UK from April 2023, citing customer migration from physical to digital banking. HSBC to close 114 bank...

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CFTC chief says Bitcoin is the only commodity in the wake of FTX collapse

The chief of the United States Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC), Rostin Behnam, claimed Bitcoin is the only crypto asset that can be viewed as a commodity during an invite-only...

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Crypto Yield Offerings Have Collapsed – Bitcoin Magazine

The below is an excerpt from a recent edition of Bitcoin Magazine Pro, Bitcoin Magazine’s premium markets newsletter. To be among the first to receive these insights and other on-chain...

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Banks Need Digital Business Transformation To Thrive (Survive?)

With the average return on equity (ROE) for the top 250 banks globally (by total asset) was at 6.29% in 2020, digital transformation to improve customer service and reduce costs...

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Equinix Enters Malaysia, Invests $40m in Data Center

Equinix (NASDAQ:EQIX), a publicly-listed digital infrastructure company, has entered Malaysian markets and plans to invest $40 million in a new data center Data Center A data center is a building...

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Gently, firmly… urgently – FinTech Futures

Welcome to banking. The future is here. And it’s on fire. Here’s what I want you to do about it. We will alienate you, patronise you, make your life difficult...

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Blockchain-based supply chain platform canned by IBM and Maersk

United States technology company IBM and Danish logistics firm Maersk have decided to discontinue their co-developed blockchain-backed supply chain platform, TradeLens, citing a lack of “global industry collaboration” as a...

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