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A STAY Out of Jail Guide to Bitcoin

Bitcoin has a few problems. Read the recent RAND report; the concern is misuse by terrorists. Apparently, even governments use it to pay spies/informants so that should be enough evidence that it can be used...

Taking your Digital Currency Business to the US – Tackling State-Level Requirements

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Digital Asset Credit Union

The best regulated businesses should have the lightest infrastructure. The beautiful thing about bitcoin is that you are decentralising security to the rest of the network and that is something to be harnessed. My favourite idea...

Hardcoding compliance into protocols

On the 5th May 2015, FinCEN reported a fine against Ripple Labs on a number of counts of violations of the Bank Secrecy Act. We have reported this on Merkle Tree here and here. There...

Isle of Man – Licensing Update

The Isle of Man is due to go live with its Designated Business Licensing for digital currency business by the end of October 2015 (originally it was due to be launched by September but...

Breathing life into digital assets

In this document we explore the concept of an Electronic Realtime Agreement (ERA) (aka smart contract) and its various uses within a legal context. The use of ERA rather than smart contract is primarily...

Bitcoin is the first digital commodity per se. Nothing compares.

I genuinely believe that the biggest value of bitcoin is that it is a commodity with intrinsic value that is electronically transferrable. It takes all the benefits of gold, silver other precious metals in...

Bitcoin has gone from worst to best currency – has the forex industry embraced...

Bitcoin was deemed to be by Bloomberg the Worst Currency of 2014. According to Bloomberg in 2014 “he digital currency peaked at a value of $1,130 just over a year ago. Its plunge of...

Digital tokens – a regulatory perspective

Terminology Loosely we are using the word ‘tokens’ to provide a neutral definition for this technology. The key distinction from a regulatory point of view is whether the token is a digital currency which will...