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Raiz cuts costs, super increases
ALLY SELBY  |  TUESDAY, 28 APR 2020
... the Raiz Sapphire portfolio, being the first portfolio to have cryptocurrency exposure with a 5% target weighting for Bitcoin," Lucas said. "The customer response to Raiz Sapphire has been very encouraging and we look forward to the formal launch planned ...
Bitcoin bonanza amid COVID-19 crisis
ALLY SELBY  |  MONDAY, 27 APR 2020
... underdog has seen a surge in interest since it hit rock bottom in March, outperforming the US market indices by a mile. Bitcoin, which started the year rising from US$7500 to US$10,5O0, fell just as badly as every other asset class, as economic uncertainty ...
Increased customers, incoming crypto: Raiz
ALLY SELBY  |  MONDAY, 20 APR 2020
... macro uncertainty. It comes at the platform readies itself to release what it says is the world's first retail fund with Bitcoin exposure. The "Sapphire portfolio" will be the firm's only portfolio with cryptocurrency exposure, and will have a 5% weighting ...
Hollywood actor charged by SEC
ELIZA BAVIN  |  FRIDAY, 28 FEB 2020
... Exchange Commission charged a prominent actor for failing to disclose payments he received for promoting an investment in a bitcoin offering. The SEC found Steven Seagal had not disclosed that he was promised $380,000 (US$250,000) in cash and $1,140,000 ...
Fraudster dyed hair, grew beard to evade regulator
ELIZABETH MCARTHUR  |  MONDAY, 20 JAN 2020
... jailed over a hedge fund collapse dyed his hair and grew a beard in an attempt to go unrecognised as he launched a new bitcoin scheme. The US Securities and Exchange Commission charged Boaz Manor last week with raising over US $30 million from hundreds ...
China backs blockchain, Bitcoin soars
ELIZA BAVIN  |  TUESDAY, 29 OCT 2019
Bitcoin increased its market cap by $55 billion after Chinese President Xi Jinping said China must "seize the opportunity" for blockchain technology. "We must take blockchain as an important breakthrough for independent innovation of core technologies ...
Beware blockchain: ANZ
ELIZABETH MCARTHUR  |  TUESDAY, 26 MAR 2019
... last year that the Commonwealth Bank was ramping up its blockchain projects . Blockchain is a system in which a record of bitcoin or other cryptocurrency transactions are maintained across multiple computers through a peer-to-peer network. The technology ...
Adelaide to get cash-to-crypto trial
ELIZABETH MCARTHUR  |  THURSDAY, 21 MAR 2019
A global cryptocurrency exchange announced it is testing out a new way to buy bitcoin with cash, choosing Adelaide for the experiment. Binance, one of the world's largest cryptocurrency exchanges, announced the launch of Binance Lite Australia. The ...
Major US exchange to stop listing bitcoin
ELIZABETH MCARTHUR  |  WEDNESDAY, 20 MAR 2019
The US cryptocurrency exchange that released the first bitcoin futures contracts has had a change of heart. Cboe Global Markets will not list any new bitcoin futures for the first time since launching them in 2017. However, it did not rule out the possibility ...
Aussie fintech launches index-style crypto fund
HARRISON WORLEY  |  THURSDAY, 2 AUG 2018
... to CoinJar, the fund is Australia's first index-style cryptocurrency fund. Investors can choose to be exposed to just Bitcoin through the fund's Bitcoin Class, or can expand their exposure to also include Ethereum, Ripple and Litecoin. CoinJar head of ...