The current lull in the price of bitcoin is an opportunity to reflect on lessons learned during these experiences.
Legislation making bitcoin and virtual currencies legal currency took effect this month in Japan. The country’s Financial Services Agency released a text of the law last week. The Accounting Standards Board of Japan will create a framework to determine how the accounting sector can address digital currency. According to the Nikkei, the process is expected to take six months. Accounting Standards Still Needed. Many companies expressed concern that the government has not provided guidance for the accounting of cryptocurrencies. Chikako Suzuki, a partner at PwC Aarata, told Nikkei Asian....
The lessons to be learned from bad investments are the same lessons that lead people to believe in Bitcoin.
There are even more lessons in the “This Machine Greens” documentary. Could Bitcoin mining actually be a net positive for the environment? That’s their thesis. The documentary has Swan Bitcoin’s seal of approval, Enrique Posner produced it and Jamie King, of “Steal This Film” fame, directed it. In the first part of this analysis, we […]
Japan and Portugal announce approval of new cryptocurrency exchanges in the nations. Portugal has approved two exchanges so far, while Japan has allowed Coinbase to function within the country. Japan Approves Coinbase Coinbase can finally start operations in Japan as the country’s top financial regulator has approved the organization within the nation. As of this […]