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Bitcoin Lending Platform BTCJam Stops Taking New US Customers

| Stan Higgins

Bitcoin lending platform BTCJam is no longer taking new US customers, citing uncertainty around regulation in the country.


Judge Rules in Peer-to-Peer Bitcoin Lending Lawsuit

| Stan Higgins

A US judge has ruled that a Kentucky man must repay a loan he originally solicited in bitcoin.


BTCJam Now Uses Credit Scores to Set Borrowers’ Interest Rates

| Yessi Bello Perez

Bitcoin peer-to-peer lending network BTCJam has implemented a risk-based pricing model, changing the way it sets borrowing interest rates in an…


Bitcoin Foundation’s Patrick Murck to Advise BTCJam

| Yessi Bello Perez

Patrick Murck, executive director of the Bitcoin Foundation, has joined BTCJam's board of advisors to help spread crowdfunded bitcoin loans worldwide.

Bitcoin Lender BTCJam Reports No Customer Funds Lost in Hack

| Nermin Hajdarbegovic

P2P bitcoin lending startup BTCJam has said no funds were lost after a security breach at its mail provider.


Industrial Bitcoin Mine Employee Disappears After $190k in Alleged Theft, Fraud

| Stan Higgins

A man using at least two aliases has defrauded both investors and a Tampa-based industrial bitcoin mine.

How Bitcoin Empowers Global Peer-to-Peer Lender BTCJam

| Daniel Cawrey

The startup uses bitcoin to shift value around the globe, allowing anyone to borrow via its platform.