Coinsecure and BitPay have teamed up to create a new platform for India-based merchants. The platform will allow merchants to receive Bitcoin but have rupees sent to their bank accounts instead. Read more: www.neowin.net
Blockchain will prove to have the same impact on the future of financial services as the internet has had on travel, media and entertainment. Read more: www.siliconrepublic.com
Wildly successful DAO crowdsourced venture fund using Ethereum currency will now shut down. Read more: www.inc.com
The European commission said yesterday (July 5) that it was proposing strict new rules for companies that exchange or store digital currencies such as bitcoin. Read More: qz.com
Hong Kong-based digital currency exchange Gatecoin has raised $500,000 just months after being hacked.
Japanese venture capital major JAFCO has led a $20m Series A financing round for bitcoin trading platform Quoine.