Canada

Wells Fargo to Pilot DLT-Based Cross-Border Settlement Platform

American financial services company Wells Fargo & Company is planning to launch a pilot of a distributed ledger technology ...

Canada Revenue Agency Audits QuadrigaCX’s Corporate Tax Returns

The Canada Revenue Agency (CRA), the country’s tax authority, is auditing the corporate tax returns filed by QuadrigaCX, the no...

Scammers Target Canadian Bitcoin ATM Users With ‘Out of Order’ Sign

Fraudsters in Winnipeg, Canada, have targeted Bitcoin ATM users in the city by simply sticking a poster on the machine. Police ...
August 30, 2019
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US Charges Two Canadian Nationals Over Alleged $230K Bitcoin Fraud

Two Canadians of Indian origin were charged in the United States with a $233,220 Bitcoin (BTC) fraud using a fake HitBTC accoun...

Bitcoin Payments 6x Cheaper for Municipalities, Says Canadian Exchange

Evan Kuhn, Toronto-based cryptocurrency exchange Coinberry’s co-founder, stated that accepting Bitcoin (BTC) for taxes is more ...

Rwandan Central Bank Looks to Issue Official Digital Currency

Rwanda’s central bank, the National Bank of Rwanda, is researching how to offer an official digital currency. BNN Bloomberg rep...

Judge Rejects Multimillion Dollar Asset Plea in Crypto Fraud Case

A Supreme Court judge in British Columbia (BC), Canada, has denied a motion to set aside an asset freeze, which was requested b...

What Are the Biggest Alleged Crypto Heists and How Much Was Stolen?

As the appeal of cryptocurrency has grown, so has the opportunity for scammers to part naive investors from their money. 2019 h...

Blockchain Can Solve EV Charging Trust Problem

Researchers at the University of Waterloo in Canada have used blockchain technology to improve trust in electric vehicle (EV) c...
August 15, 2019
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Coinsquare Partners with FlexaHQ to Bring Crypto Payments to Canada

One of Canada’s top crypto exchanges, Coinsquare, has partnered with United States cryptocurrency payments startup Flexa to bri...