Browsing the "Brazil" Tag

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.

Sao Paulo, Brazil

Brazil Moves to Probe Banks After Crypto Exchanges Denied Services

| Nikhilesh De

Brazil's antitrust watchdog is investigating major banks for potentially collaborating to prevent crypto brokerages from gaining banking services.

Brazilian Soccer Club Seeks $20 Million In Upcoming ICO

| Nikhilesh De

The AvaĆ­ Futebol Clube is hoping to raise $20 million in the coming months with an initial coin offering.

Ripio Rolls Out Crypto-Powered Loans Across Latin America

| Leigh Cuen

Ripio is driving mainstream adoption among the unbanked of South America, offering crypto loans in Argentina, Mexico, and Brazil.

BRICS Bank Consortium to Research Blockchain Applications

| Nikhilesh De

BRICS nations' state-owned development banks plan to research blockchain technology for international transactions and other products.

Brazil’s Central Bank Plans Blockchain Data Exchange for Regulators

| Madeline Meng Shi

Banco Central do Brasil is building a blockchain platform to ensure the authenticity of data exchanged between financial authorities.

Crypto Exchange Huobi Confirms Move Into Brazilian Market

| Wolfie Zhao

Huobi, a major cryptocurrency exchange originally from China, has told CoinDesk that it's setting up shop in Brazil.

Brazilian Officials Caught Using Bitcoin in $22 Million Scam

| Leigh Cuen

Corrupt Brazilian officials have been caught allegedly using bitcoin to divert millions in public funds that were intended for prison supplies.

Brazil Regulators Move to Block Bitcoin Mining Investments

| Annaliese Milano

The Brazilian Securities and Exchange Commission has declared a bitcoin mining company to be unlawfully offering securities.