Tag: australia

Jul 21 2021

ASX Calls for Regulations of Crypto Custodians

The exchange pointed out several risks of crypto custody in a letter to the Australian Senate.

Jul 12 2021

Major Australian Broker SelfWealth To Bring Bitcoin Trading To 95,000 Investors

Jul 12 2021 Published at Bitcoin Magazine under tags  australia business selfwealth trading

Australian broker SelfWealth will provide bitcoin trading services to over 95,000 customers in forthcoming partnerships with third parties.Major Australian online broker SelfWealth is in discussions with bitcoin exchanges to add BTC trading capabilities to its platform of over 95,000 users, according to local news outlet...

Jun 30 2021

ASIC Seeks Public Feedback on Crypto ETPs

The regulator will accept the feedback till July 27, 2021.

Jun 17 2021

FastBitcoins Expanding Bitcoin Buying Services To Australia

Bitcoin investment platform FastBitcoins has announced an expansion to Australia to meet growing demand for BTC investment there.FastBitcoins, a platform that lets people invest in BTC online or in-person through prepaid vouchers, has announced that it will expand its platform to Australia and let customers there purchase bitcoin directly through their bank accounts.An announcement shared with...

May 28 2021

Aussie Tax Agency Warns Crypto Investors to Declare Accurate Income

The agency is tracking transactions of money flowing towards cryptocurrencies.

Feb 16 2021

Feb 15 2021

Australia’s Blockchain Ecosystem Needs More Support From Regulators, Says Industry Body

Blockchain Australia CEO Steve Vallas believes the country is "well placed" when it comes to blockchain, but a bigger conversation is needed with financial regulators.

Feb 10 2021

IBM, Top Australian Banks Execute Country’s First Blockchain Bank Guarantee

By digitizing the normally paper process, the Lygos joint venture says it's shown it can speed up bank guarantee issuances.

Feb 05 2021

Australia’s Central Bank Says Bitcoin ‘Not Really Money,’ No Risk to Financial Stability

The Reserve Bank's assistant governor for financial systems, Michelle Bullock, said there is "a lot of fuss over bitcoin."

US Charges Australian Man for $90 Million Cryptocurrency Hedge Fund Scam

Stefan He Qin stole millions of dollars through Virgil Sigma Fund and VQR Multistrategy Fund.

Jan 28 2021

Australian Crypto Exchange to Delist BSV Over ‘Bullying’ Threat to Bitcoin Developers

The exchange's CEO said "Recent talk of legal action against developers working to improve the Bitcoin ecosystem proved to be the final straw."

Jan 21 2021

Kraken Adds 26 New Crypto Trading Pairs to Capture Growing UK, Australia Markets

Jan 21 2021 Published at CoinDesk under tags  australia exchanges kraken markets news

Kraken's biggest ever expansion of trading pairs is aimed to grow its presence in the two promising markets.

Jan 19 2021

Jan 18 2021

Australian Bitcoin Trader Takes Banks to Tribunal After Sudden Account Closures

The trader had operated a registered digital currency exchange, but said he was unable to continue operating without banking services.

Jan 13 2021

Largest Dark Web Market Taken Offline as Alleged Operator Arrested in Germany

Jan 13 2021 Published at CoinDesk under tags  australia crime dark markets europol germany

The DarkMarket site was thought to be the world's largest illegal online marketplace.

Jan 02 2021

More Aussies Back Bitcoin, the Underdog

Aussie resilience (and bitcoin) binds us together during times of fear, uncertainty and doubt, says the head of a local exchange.

Dec 16 2020

Bitcoin Scam Using Unauthorized Celebrity Images in Ads Traced to Moscow: Report

A Guardian Australia investigation traced the source of a major crypto scam using Google ads to addresses in Moscow.

Dec 14 2020

Binance, OKEx Payments Partner Banxa Set to Make Milestone Stock Exchange Listing

Dec 14 2020 Published at CoinDesk under tags  australia banxa business canada markets

The crypto payments infrastructure provider is set to list on a Canadian stock exchange in what's being claimed as a world first.

Dec 07 2020

Ripple Partners with Australian Payments Firm to Expand in Southeast Asia

The blockchain company partnered with Novatti Group to enable cross-border transactions between Australia and Southeast Asia.

Dec 05 2020

Crypto.com Gains Ability to Issue Cards in Australia

Prominent crypto fintech firm Crypto.com has disclosed plans to issue its debit cards in Australia. Crypto.com recently obtained an Australian Financial Service License (AFSL). This license was made possible by its acquisition of The Card Group Pty Ltd. The Card Group is both a prominent and regulated firm in Australia. This acquisition is a huge milestone for Crypto.com. According to the official...

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