Browsing the "Jersey" Tag

Binance Jersey Lists Exchange’s New UK Pound-Backed Stablecoin

| Daniel Palmer

The Jersey arm of Binance has listed the cryptocurrency exchange's own British pound-backed stablecoin, BGBP.

Crypto Crime Blotter: Scammers Dupe Jersey Island Man Out of £1.2 million, Backpage Laundered Cash With Crypto

| John Biggs

Did Backpage launder cash through crypto? What happened to three Germans on the DarkWeb? This week's Crypto Crime Blotter.

Binance Targets EU, UK Traders With New Fiat-to-Crypto Exchange

| Yogita Khatri

Binance has launched a new fiat-to-crypto exchange on the self-governing British island of Jersey.

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UK Dependency Adjusts Laws for Digital Currency

| Stan Higgins

The UK crown dependency of Jersey is pushing ahead with its digital currency legislative plans.

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Jersey Government to Introduce Digital Currency Legislation Next Year

| Stan Higgins

The government of Jersey is pushing ahead with plans to pass digital currency legislation governing business activity on the island.

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Jersey Asks Public How it Should Regulate Bitcoin

| Yessi Bello Perez

The Government of Jersey has opened a consultation period to explore the possibility of regulating virtual currencies such as bitcoin.

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Dispute Breaks Out Over Title of ‘First Regulated Bitcoin Hedge Fund’

| Joon Ian Wong

Since July, GABI has been widely acknowledged as the first regulated bitcoin hedge fund. Now a challenger has emerged to dispute this.

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Bitcoin Fund Manager Faces HSBC Account Closure

| Joon Ian Wong

The bank account of regulated bitcoin fund manager Global Advisors is being terminated by HSBC due to money-laundering fears.

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Hedge Fund GABI Makes First Bitcoin Purchase via DigitalBTC

| Nermin Hajdarbegovic

Global Advisors Bitcoin Investment Fund (GABI) has completed its initial offer period and its first purchase of bitcoin.

Meet the British Crown Dependencies Vying To Become Bitcoin Island

| Joon Ian Wong

Two of Britain's largest Crown dependencies are vying to attract cryptocurrency companies to boost their economies.