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Cryptocurrencies on radar but not priority: RBA
KANIKA SOOD  |  WEDNESDAY, 27 JUN 2018
... anything to be worried about - primarily because usage remains low. "I have managed to find a Sydney cafe that accepted bitcoin for a coffee. But there are not many of them," Richards, who has kept a small bitcoin wallet since June 2014, said. The RBA ...
Aussie retail crypto fund flags broker partnership
ALEX BURKE  |  WEDNESDAY, 30 MAY 2018
... future." "I know that sounds somewhat esoteric as an investment thesis, but look at it this way: if you invested $100,000 in bitcoin at the beginning of 2017, you'd have made earned $1.3 million by December 31. But if you divided that by 10 and invested ...
New manager raising $30m for crypto fund
ALEX BURKE  |  WEDNESDAY, 18 APR 2018
... 2013. The firm is aiming to demystify crypto as an asset class and steer the conversation away from being entirely about bitcoin. Speaking to Financial Standard, managing partner James Nguyen said his co-founder, Matthew Snowden, was writing about a ...
Cryptocurrency service providers now regulated: AUSTRAC
HARRISON WORLEY  |  THURSDAY, 12 APR 2018
... to facilitate the sharing of financial intelligence and information relating to the use of digital currencies, such as bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies, with its industry and government partners." The laws are subject to a transition period until 14 ...
DigitalX launches crypto-heavy fund
KANIKA SOOD  |  WEDNESDAY, 11 APR 2018
... adviser and parent-company DigitalX will hold a 73% interest, putting in $750,000 in seed capital drawn from its existing Bitcoin and Ethereum asset base. The fund can hold more than 20% in cash. However, all individual investments except Bitcoin will ...
Australia's first OTC trading desk for digital currencies opens
KANIKA SOOD  |  TUESDAY, 13 MAR 2018
... execute large digital currency trades will have an over-the-counter trading desk to go to from next week. Sydney-based Bitcoin and digital currency exchange Independent Reserve will go live with Australia's first OTC digital currency trading desk on ...
Private wealth platform appoints ASX-listed corporate adviser
ALEX BURKE  |  TUESDAY, 6 MAR 2018
... already have an established global market for their technology," Travers said. DigitalX will be paid in a combination of bitcoin, ethereum and native (BKT) tokens for its services. Financial Standard recently spoke to Australian Unity Trustees national ...
Crypto assets rewrite estate planning
JAMIE WILLIAMSON  |  MONDAY, 5 MAR 2018
... Corporate Lawyers special counsel Brian Hor says. Former financial planner and partner of cryptocurrency brokerage firm Bitcoin Trader, Warrick Pleash, says a catch-22 is that without instructions as to the location of the crypto and its digital key ...
SMSF trustees warned on non-compliant crypto
JAMIE WILLIAMSON  |  THURSDAY, 1 MAR 2018
... homework before investing in cryptocurrency as they risk inadvertently breaching crucial compliance regulations. According to Bitcoin Trader partner Warrick Pleash, there are trustees investing in cryptocurrency on behalf of their SMSF as an individual ...
Crypto hype drives new partnership
JAMIE WILLIAMSON  |  THURSDAY, 15 FEB 2018
... brokerage firm to help investors achieve greater portfolio diversification. A new partnership between Xpress Super and Bitcoin Trader will provide SMSF investors with access to five of the top cryptocurrencies in the market: bitcoin, ethereum, bitcoin ...