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April 21, 2018 10:00 AM Bought bitcoin in 2017? Here's how cryptocurrency is taxed in Canada

Trying to hide your crypto gains is not worth the risk, accountant says So, you read all the headlines in 2017 about the millions of dollars to be made in cryptocurrencies like bitcoin and ethereum, and you took the investment plunge. Maybe you made big money, maybe just a few thousand dollars. But even though the word crypto comes from the Greek word for hidden 36

March 23, 2018 10:19 PM TMX to launch cryptocurrency platform focusing on Bitcoin, Ether

TMX Group announced that its subsidiary, Shorcan Digital Currency Network, has entered into an agreement with Paycase Financial. The TMX Group Ltd. says it’s launching a cryptocurrency brokerage service through the launch of its Shorcan Digital Currency Network subsidiary. The Toronto Stock Exchange owner says it’s partnering on the brokerage with Toronto-based 33

March 16, 2018 4:07 PM BMO joins TD in banning customers from buying bitcoin on credit cards

The Bank of Montreal has stopped allowing customers to use its credit cards to buy cryptocurrency such as bitcoin. The bank says it no longer allows retail consumers to buy cryptocurrencies using Mastercard-branded credit or debit cards. TD said it made the decision to conduct a review and assessment of the evolving market. The decisions follow moves 63

March 16, 2018 2:00 PM Bitcoin pop culture moment fades as craze attracts regulators

The 2018 lull shows just how quickly investment fads can come and go. Online searches for “bitcoin” fell 82 per cent from December highs, according to Google Trends. Tweets that mention the coin peaked Dec. 7, at 155,600, and are now down to about 63,000, BitInfoCharts says. And the number of bitcoin transactions is off 60 per cent from its record on Dec. 13, according 48

February 23, 2018 9:20 PM TD Bank halts allowing customers to use credit cards to buy cryptocurrency

The decision follows moves by several U.S. banks The value of Bitcoin soared last year, trading for more than $20,000 per Bitcoin. (Benoit Tessier/Reuters) Toronto-Dominion Bank is halting the use of its credit cards to buy cryptocurrency as it conducts a review of the "evolving market." The recent decision follows moves by several U.S. banks to stop allowing 51

February 17, 2018 12:47 AM The iced tea company that added ‘Blockchain’ to its name and doubled its share price could now be delisted from the Nasdaq

Long Blockchain Corp., formerly known as Long Island Iced Tea Corp., will be removed from the exchange if its market value does not rise above $35 million in about two weeks. Long Blockchain Corp. is poised to be delisted, a fate the iced-tea company temporarily avoided by jumping in on the cryptocurrency craze. The unprofitable beverage maker formerly 41

January 11, 2018 3:01 PM Digital currencies tumble after South Korea considers trading ban

A hotbed for currencies like bitcoin, South Korea’s justice minister said Thursday that the country plans to ban crypto currency trading, but the presidential office said later that a ban is under review, though no policy changes have been made. The value of numerous forms of digital currency is tumbling after South Korea, a hotbed for currencies like bitcoin 38

January 10, 2018 5:12 PM Kodak shares surge as it becomes latest cryptocurrency convert

Kodak is partnering with WENN Digital to launch blockchain technology KodakOne and KodakCoin. NEW YORK—Kodak, which traces its roots to the early days of film-based photography, is getting into the digital licensing and cryptocurrency market as part of a partnership with WENN Digital. The companies are launching blockchain technology with KodakOne and KodakCoin 34

January 9, 2018 5:28 PM JPMorgan's Dimon regrets calling bitcoin a 'fraud'

Dimon commends blockchain, the technology used by bitcoin and other digital currencies JPMorgan chief executive Jamie Dimon regrets having called bitcoin a "fraud" but would still not be interested in the cryptocurrency, he said in an interview on Fox Business on Tuesday. Dimon, known for his candid comments, slammed the viability of bitcoin in September 50

December 1, 2017 4:24 PM Bitcoin rebounds after U.S. regulator approves futures

CME, CBOE to be 1st traditional U.S. regulated exchanges to list bitcoin-related financial contracts Bitcoin rebounded on Friday to hit the day's highs above $10,500 US, recovering from an earlier dip below $9,500 US, after the U.S. derivatives regulator said it would allow CME Group and CBOE Global Markets to list bitcoin futures. The announcement by the Commodity 33