Tag Archives: BitPay
- Niels Kerstholt on Bitcoin’s everyday use
December 14, 2016
In this interview with CalvinAyre.com’s Becky Liggero, Niels Kerstholt of BitPay tells us why people shouldn’t fear the use of Bitcoin.
- BitPay rolls out full-featured app for Bitcoin trading
October 27, 2016
Bitcoin payment service provider BitPay has launched its latest advancement—a full-featured app for purchasing, storing and spending the popular digital currency. The new app, announced during the Money 20/20 event in Las Vegas, will allow bitcoin to be converted to dollars via an integrated BitPay Visa prepaid debit card, according...
- EiG 2016 Day 1 Recap
October 18, 2016
EiG 2016 has officially kicked off and for the next three days online gambling professionals from around the world will be together at the Arena Berlin. The main focus of this event is the future of the iGaming industry and a number of the sessions have been dedicated to this...
- NetBet first UK-licensed site to add Bitcoin payment option
October 17, 2016
Online betting operator NetBet has become the first UK-licensed online gambling operator to offer Bitcoin payment options to UK punters. On Monday, Bitcoin payment service provider Bitpay announced that it had helped NetBet become the first online gambling operator licensed by the UK Gambling Commission (UKGC) to offer Bitcoin deposit...
- US regulator: Bitcoin officially a commodity
September 18, 2015
Bitcoin is a commodity, just like oil and corn, the U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) announced. On Thursday, CFTC filed and settled charges against San Francisco-based bitcoin exchange Coinflip Inc, which it said facilitated commodity options-related transactions without complying with the Commodity Exchange Act (CEA) and the CFTC regulations....
- Sonny Singh on BitPay in Online Gambling Industry
April 24, 2015
Rebecca Liggero talks to Sonny Singh, Chief Commercial Officer of BitPay as he talks about BitPay's effort to get involved in the online gambling industry. BitPay's progression on gambling industry "We're still learning more about the industry. We got a team out here meeting with lot of compliance and regulators and the gaming...
New Japan law recognizes bitcoin as method of payment
March 31, 2017