Issue #26

New Exchange Launches

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

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. (

Global Regulations Reviewed

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

Bitcoin Still Growing

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

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. (

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. (