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0x (ZRX) Protocol Launches 0x Instant to Facilitate Lightning Fast Cryptocurrency Purchases

The 0x Protocol team says interested hosts will be able to embed 0x Instant in their platforms easily and earn commissions on all crypto purchases made by visitors Instant will also enable users to sell their in-game NFT or dApp tokens quickly 0x Protocol claims a significant number of projects …

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MovoChain Enables Purchases and Instant Peer-to-Peer Spend with Bitcoin and Bitcoin Cash Through BitPay

ATLANTA and PALO ALTO, Calif., Dec. 6, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — MovoCash™, the creator of MOVO®, a mobile payments platform and app, today announced the company is enabling Bitcoin and Bitcoin Cash purchases and peer-to-peer top-ups, powered by BitPay, the largest global blockchain payments provider. The patented technology called MovoChain™ enables consumers …

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Coinbase unlocks instant cryptocurrency purchases

Want your bitcoin purchases in a hurry? That’s doable now that Coinbase has opened up instant purchases for cryptocurrency. Whether you’re a fan of ethereum, litecoin or plain old bitcoin, you’re covered here. Previously you’d have to wait a few days between the initial purchase and actually being able to …

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Namibian Central Bank: Bitcoin Purchases Illegal Under Law

Cryptocurrency exchanges are not allowed in Namibia under a decades-old law, and merchants in the African country may not accept them as payment for goods and services, the nation’s central bank has said. In a new nine-page position paper, the Bank of Namibia said bitcoin and its progeny pose only …

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Legislation Proposed in U.S. Would End Capital Gains Tax on Bitcoin Purchases Under $600

A new bill introduced with bipartisan support intends to create a more fair tax structure for cryptocurrency users. Titled “The CryptoCurrency Tax Fairness Act,” the bill is seeking to create a new minimum purchase point at which Bitcoin can be used as a currency without payment of capital gains taxes. …

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Report: Indian Government Considers Tax on Bitcoin Purchases

Local reports indicate that India may put in place a goods-and-services tax on bitcoin purchases. Indian officials have been meeting for months to develop a legal framework for digital currencies, forming a special task force in April to study the issue and develop possible options. The question of legality for …

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Russia Likely to Mandate Identity Checks for Bitcoin Purchases

Russia’s deputy finance minister said this week that cryptocurrency purchasers in the country will be required to prove their identity under forthcoming regulations. In a month and a half, the Russian Finance Ministry will finalize proposals for cryptocurrency regulation, according to the Russian state-owned news agency TASS. The Ministry is …

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Bitcoin Exchange Paybis Adds Credit Card Purchases To Take On UK Market

UK-based cryptocurrency exchange Paybis has added a rare facility for users to purchase Bitcoin with a credit card. Paybis, which also operates from Latvia and the US, developed the “Bitcoin with Credit Card” feature specifically to allow instant purchase, coins being released as soon as the transaction is processed. Verified …

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Decentralized Blockchain Platform Waves Adds Credit Card Bitcoin Purchases

Waves, a decentralized blockchain platform for custom tokens which raised over $16 million at a crowdsale in June 2016, has implemented credit card purchases for bitcoin within its lite client via a partnership with Indacoin. Users can already deposit bitcoin to their Waves wallet using the bitcoin gateway, and the …

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Abra Adds Bank Bitcoin Purchases As Consumers Wake Up

The Bitcoin-based payment gateway Abra has added Bitcoin purchasing directly from its wallet. In a press release Thursday, the international processor said it was “confident” its purchasing function was “the least expensive [automated clearing house-based] option for buying Bitcoin today.” Abra already uses Bitcoin ‘behind the scenes’ in order to …

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