cryptocurrency

Aug
20

Cointree and Gobbill partner to let Aussies pay their bills with cryptocurrency

Major telcos, utility providers and insurers may not have jumped on the cryptocurrency bandwagon, but thanks to two local fintech startups that no longer matters, with cryptocurrency owners now able to pay any bill in crypto. Cryptocurrency exchange Cointree and automated billing platform Gobbill will let Australians pay bills with cryptocurrency, regardless of whether the […]

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Aug
20

The key to investor confidence in cryptocurrencies

Cryptocurrency markets plummeted this week with the market capital of the entire cryptocurrency market falling below $200 billion USD for the first time this year. This comes off the back of a barren 6 months for the cryptocurrency market which has seen that market capital more than halve in that time, a far cry from […]

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Aug
16

Blockchain to bring clarity, liquidity: academic

Blockchain technology will radically transform the economy around us and the Australian Securities Exchange’s switch to it is just the tip of the iceberg, academic Chris Berg says. Blockchain – the technology that makes bitcoin possible – has “a large number of applications across the economy for much more than things like cryptocurrencies”, he says. […]

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Aug
12

Here’s how innovation has transformed banking and lending

The effects of technology and the disruptions technology make, manifests itself in clearly perceivable ways. This is very evident in many sectors – in a short span (just eighteen months after its release) Google Maps had knocked out GPS navigation device makers and Amazon and Taobao (Alibaba) have disrupted how consumers shop for goods by […]

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Aug
10

Australia buzzes again with 1st solar-powered bitcoin mining setup

The investment in the Australian FinTech sector has risen remarkably as the Australian FinTech ecosystem is becoming increasingly diverse. We already stated in our recent post that Fred Schebesta, the co-founder of one of Australia’s largest tech stories (Finder) has publicized their upcoming “multibillion-dollar” project plans to establish the “first crypto bank of Australia”. Now, the […]

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Aug
09

Australian Government invests in crypto startup for ‘Bitcoin Boost’ for tourism

In an announcement on its official website on Wednesday, the Queensland government revealed details of an AUD$8.3 million grant given to 70 domestic companies looking to innovate in the region. Pointedly, the announcement pinned Queensland-based crypto payments startup TravelbyBit as the headlining act in describing it as “a startup company set to drive more tourists […]

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Aug
09

What is the future of the digital currency in the money market?

Cryptocurrency or digital currency is the currency in which the encryption technique is used to form the currency unit. Physical Calls Having the same properties as a digital call is physically unavailable. Digital currency trading is done with the same encryption technology. The first decentralized decryption is known as bitcoin. Some other characteristics are physical […]

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Aug
06

Finder co-founder Fred Schebesta plans to create Australia’s first crypto-bank

He became one of the country’s youngest self-made millionaires at the age of 26 — and now he’s revealed his next “multibillion-dollar” idea. The co-founder of one of Australia’s biggest tech success stories has revealed his next “multibillion-dollar” idea — to create the “first crypto bank of Australia”. Fred Schebesta, who became one of country’s […]

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