Latest News Of Canada Tag
Business 17 July 2019
Crypto exchanges face ‘tailored’ regulatory regime in Canada
The Canadian Securities Administrators’ business plan for 2019-22 includes a focus on developing understanding of blockchain as well as approach to regulation.
Business 16 July 2019
Coinberry negotiates with Richmond Hill for crypto tax payments
Richmond Hill is considering adding digitial currencies as a payment option for property taxes.
Business 11 July 2019
Canadian crypto exchanges must register with FinTRAC by June 2020
The new law will require all crypto exchanges in Canada to verify the identity of any client who transacts more than C$1,000 in crypto.
Business 20 June 2019
QuadrigaCX founder gambled with user funds
It seems like Gerald Cotten might not have just been a bit irresponsible, he might have straight up stole from his customers.
Tech 19 June 2019
Canada cannabis blockchain pilot hailed ‘future of medical cannabis’
The blockchain pilot is being trialed by Shoppers Drug Mart, part of a chain of around 1,300 pharmacies across Canada.
Tech 14 June 2019
Canadian university to issue blockchain-based diplomas to 4,800 students
The Southern Alberta Institute of Technology becomes the first Canadian university to issue education credentials on the blockchain.
Tech 12 June 2019
UBC adds blockchain program for masters and PhD students
The University of British Columbia is looking to diversify higher education, and the approach to blockchain technology, with a new program.
Business 6 June 2019
Vancouver mulls ban on Bitcoin ATMs over money laundering fears
According to law enforcement in Vancouver, a ban would bring an end to a reported surge in criminal use of the crypto ATMs.
Editorial 29 May 2019
Toronto: Big visions and practical solutions
The CoinGeek Toronto conference promises vigorous debate on issues and opportunities for BSV. For some early impressions, Charles Miller has been sampling opinions, which he sees as ranging from the visionary to the practical.
Business 17 May 2019
Kraken up in arms over proposed crypto regulation in Canada
Crypto exchange Kraken has submitted a comprehensive response to the proposed security law framework for cryptocurrencies in Canada.
Business 14 May 2019
Bitfarms crypto mining reviving the economy of small Canadian towns
Bitfarms is trying to write a new narrative about mining firms, and reviving the economy of some towns while at it.
Business 9 May 2019
Canada-listed Hut 8 crypto mining firm suffers $136M in losses
Hut 8 has been forced to rethink its priorities as a result of the losses, with swinging cutbacks needed to manage cash flow throughout the reporting period.