Author: Phil Charlton

Bitcoin study

New bitcoin study finds that bitcoin users are either tech lovers or crooks No Comments

It isn’t easy to figure out exactly what motivates people to use unregulated cryptocurrency like bitcoin or what type of person they are although a bitcoin study has recently been released that tries to elaborate on just who these people are. Based on the various article regarding bitcoin users it may come as no surprise to many that according to data from this report distinct link have been mad...

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Fintech Manifesto from Innovate Finance given thumbs up by Cameron even though he isn’t keen on use of encryption use 1 Comment

The new manifesto called Innovate Finance Manifesto:2020 has been released by the industry organisation Innovate Finance and seeks to push the UK forward as a key player in the innovation of financial technology (FinTech) both within and outside the UK. According to the manifesto “Our vision for 2020 is for the U.K. to be the most investment-friendly environment for FinTech globally, attr...


Ethereum, the New Bitcoin 2.0 technology garners interest from Barclays and UBS 1 Comment

According to sources from Barclays, one of the UKs largest banks, both it and UBS are likely to be the first banks to begin experimenting with the new technology called Ethereum, which will be using bitcoin 2.0. This new technology provides a distributed computing platform running with an open-source code which means greater transparency and easier development of new systems to run with it and ...

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As a global hub for bitcoin the UK is working towards becoming a leading player 1 Comment

The regulation of bitcoin companies is currently something that is still being worked on by a large number of countries around the world. Many of these countries have now started welcoming the use of bitcoin alongside their regular currency whilst others have either restricted its use or have actually banned it altogether. Having been a European financial hub for a number of decades now it would a...