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Israeli Cryptocurrency Mining Firm Files for Canadian IPO after 6,500 Percent Gains in Tel Aviv Stock Indices

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Israeli Cryptocurrency Mining Firm Files for Canadian IPO after 6,500 Percent Gains in Tel Aviv Stock Indices

Last week, cryptocurrency mining company Bitfarms filed a preliminary prospectus with the Ontario Securities Commission (OSC) in a bid to offer public shares on one of Canada’s most prominent bourses, reported Calcalistech on November 12, 2018. Shifting to Booming Canada Bitfarms CEO Wes Fulford noted Canada has “one of the most active public markets” in the burgeoning blockchain sector, with…

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Canadian Regulators Warn Investors about Scam Crypto Firms

Category: Altcoins, Business, Crime, Finance, Investment, News, Regulation

Canadian Regulators Warn Investors about Scam Crypto Firms

In a bid to sanitize the local finance ecosystem, the British Columbia Securities Commission (BCSC), one of the thirteen provincial financial watchdogs in crypto-friendly Canada, has warned investors to be wary of Eyeline Trading, an unregistered firm that claims to offer cryptocurrency trading and other bitcoin-linked investment products to clients, reported Finance Magnates on October 30, 2018. BCSC Wages War…

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Crypto Exchange MapleChange Shuts Down, Says it Doesn’t Have Money to Refund Users

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Crypto Exchange MapleChange Shuts Down, Says it Doesn’t Have Money to Refund Users

MapleChange, a relatively minor Canadian cryptocurrency exchange, announced on October 28, 2018, that it would be shutting down after losing its bitcoin stash in a security breach. The news, however, didn’t yield any major impact on the global cryptocurrency market as prices hold steady in the aftermath of the ordeal. $6 Million Stolen from MapleChange MapleChange took to Twitter on…

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Air Canada and Winding Tree to Participate in DLT-Based Travel Distribution Project

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Air Canada and Winding Tree to Participate in DLT-Based Travel Distribution Project

Air Canada, the largest domestic and international airline in Canada, has partnered Winding Tree, a decentralized, open source travel distribution platform, to enable it to participate in the latter’s blockchain solution aimed at revolutionizing the existing travel distribution landscape, according to a press release on October 24, 2018. Air Canada Joins the Blockchain Bandwagon Canada’s largest domestic and international carrier,…

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Accredited Investors now Able to Hold Bitcoin in Registered Accounts in Canada

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Accredited Investors now Able to Hold Bitcoin in Registered Accounts in Canada

Canada’s first and only regulated bitcoin fund has now achieved mutual fund trust status enabling high-net-worth investors to hold bitcoin investments in their registered accounts. The fund includes registered retirement savings plans and tax-free savings accounts, First Block Capital announced in a September 10, 2018, press release. Canada Could Become World Leader in Regulated Crypto Investments First Block Capital, Canada’s…

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Walmart-Backed Canadian Blockchain ETF to Begin Trading in September 2018

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Walmart-Backed Canadian Blockchain ETF to Begin Trading in September 2018

According to a report published on August 22, 2018, a new blockchain exchange-traded fund based out of Vancouver, Canada has surfaced in the cryptocurrency world and is set to be traded on the Aequitas NEO Exchange in Canada in September 2018. A Walmart-Backed ETF Worth a Second Glance Although the project is yet to receive regulatory approval, investments from companies…

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Mining Firms Building Electrical Grids to Circumvent Government Apprehensions

Category: Blockchain, Mining, News, Regulation

Mining Firms Building Electrical Grids to Circumvent Government Apprehensions

Due to substantial energy demand, cryptocurrency mining businesses face scrutiny from both government bodies and utility departments. However, a Canadian mining venture is taking a unique path to prevent such backlash – by constructing its own electrical grid – as per reports on August 1, 2018. Building the Spades and Mining the Gold According to Motherboard, Vancouver-based DMG Blockchain is…

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Mike Novogratz’s Crypto Bank Set to Trade on Canadian Public Exchange despite Slow Start

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Mike Novogratz’s Crypto Bank Set to Trade on Canadian Public Exchange despite Slow Start

Mike Novogratz’s crypto bank is finally set to start trading on the TSX Venture Exchange from August 1, 2018. The trading will commence through Galaxy Digital Holding Ltd. under GLXY ticker. Novogratz is confident that his venture will hit profit in Q2, 2019. Canadian Regulators: Slow, but Sure Novogratz expressed his frustrations over the Canadian regulators. It almost took the…

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CoinSmart Launches a Simplified Crypto Exchange for Canadian Crypto Traders

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CoinSmart Launches a Simplified Crypto Exchange for Canadian Crypto Traders

A new crypto exchange dubbed CoinSmart has opened shop on July 10, 2018, in Canada to address rising interest in cryptocurrencies among the Canadian population. Making Life Easier for “Crypto Curious” Community The exchange that comes with a tagline “you can actually understand” has capabilities of getting coins at one click, making crypto trading easy, offers 24 hrs support and…

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Canadian Fund Hodls Mostly Cash rather than Bitcoin

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Canadian Fund Hodls Mostly Cash rather than Bitcoin

Rivemont Investments’ Rivemont Crypto Fund only had nine percent of its assets in bitcoin as of July 13, 2018, with the rest, a whopping 91 percent, in Canadian dollars. For the record, the Rivemont Crypto Fund’s assets amount to C$3 million ($2.3 million). Investors Could Return if Bitcoin Price Rises The company launched the Rivemont Crypto Fund on December 14,…

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