Issue #26

New Exchange Launches

Sydney-based exchange “Independent Reserve” has opened its doors for Bitcoin traders. (theaustralian.com)

Bitnet, A New Payment Processor, Receives $14.5 Million

The new company is backed by Rakuten, and it will be processing bitcoin payments for the Japanese online retail giant. (coindesk.com)

Global Regulations Reviewed

Mercator Advisory Group has issued a research note in which the various national rules and regulations pertaining to Bitcoin are examined. (streetinsider.com)

Bitcoin Still Growing

Despite its continued volatility and decline in value, people continue to be drawn by Bitcoin’s appeal. (usatoday.com)

Coinfloor To Allow Fiat Currency Trades

In a bid to expand its offerings, Coinfloor will soon allow traders to make deposits in dollars and euros. (ibtimes.co.uk)

Bitcoin Stock Exchange Begins To Take Form

Overstock CEO Patrick Byrne dreams of a Bitcoin stock exchange and he is doing everything he can to create one. (moneymorning.com)