BitcoinSpring 2019

Why open banking matters

By Gary Schwartz Open banking is the creation of well-defined protocols and standards for sharing and exchanging real-time data in a secure and in a trusted manner between financial institutions, third parties and customers. Department of Finance Canada has been conducting a review of open banking. The Canadian Lenders Association …

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Hut 8 gets $11.8 million to finance bitcoin mining equipment

Will purchase 5,400 units of MicroBT’s latest generation machines, increasing its capacity for bitcoin mining by 475 PH/s of computing power TORONTO, ON–Hut 8 Mining Corp. has finalized an equipment financing loan of US$11.8 million from Rochester-based Foundry Digital LLC, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Digital Currency Group (DCG). Hut 8 …


Interlapse Launches Virtual Currency Platform: Canada

Interlapse Technologies Corp. launched, where Canadians can now purchase virtual currencies such as Bitcoin and Bitcoin Cash in a simple, fast and secure manner. Today’s press announcement follows the completion of Coincurve’s positive six-month pre-release testing period, which has resulted in internal operational efficiencies and security enhancements, as well …