Browsing the "Brazil" Tag

MakerDAO Is Helping 60 Kids in Brazil Learn the Basics of Blockchain

| Leigh Cuen

The World Bank is teaming up with MakerDAO to bring blockchain education to Brazilian favelas.

Rainforest Charity Launches Crypto Appeal to Help Protect Amazon

| William Foxley

Executive director Suzanne Pelletier told CoinDesk old school philanthropy isn’t making the cut, necessitating new donation methods.


Brazilian Tax Authorities Impose New Requirements on Crypto Trading

| Daniel Kuhn

Information regarding crypto transactions exceeding $7,600 in value must be submitted to the National Treasury.


Brazilian Financial Authorities Announce Regulatory Sandbox For Blockchain

| Diana Aguilar

“This initiative is an answer to great transformation”, the regulators said.


Brazil’s President Rebuffs Cryptocurrency as Administration Explores Blockchain

| Diana Aguilar

“I don’t know what Bitcoin is,” Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro says even as his administration eyes blockchain projects.


Ripple Kicks Off South America Expansion With Brazil Launch

| Daniel Palmer

Blockchain payments company Ripple has launched in Brazil as the first stage of its planned expansion across South America.

DeepDotWeb Defendants Used Bitcoin to Hide Criminal Proceeds, Say Feds

| John Biggs

U.S. authorities formally charged the alleged moderators of DeepDotWeb with money laundering and other crimes.

Brazilian Bank Aims to Raise $15 Million Through Security Token Offering

| Daniel Palmer

Brazilian investment bank BTG Pactual is planning to raise millions of dollars through the offering of a security token tied to property assets.

This Brazilian Bank Is Using Ethereum to Issue a Stablecoin

| Leigh Cuen

The Brazilian National Social Development Bank is to pilot a stablecoin based on ethereum to combat corruption.

Brazil’s Largest Independent Broker Is Launching a Crypto Exchange

| Daniel Palmer

The parent company of Brazil's largest independent broker is setting up a cryptocurrency exchange, Bloomberg reports.