Paul Moore HBOS

There are no regulations for banks – just commit the crime, pay the fine @SimonDixonTwitt to @Paul_R_Moore

Unbelievable article in the Independent on Sunday outlining how the Bank of England, HBOS and the FSA all knew about undeclared bailout loans being made to HBOS from the government while they were raising finance from investors without disclosing. Anybody else but a bank would have lost there regulatory approval. This is the consequence of…


Hargreaves Lansdowne to become a bank?

As reported in the Dailey Mail: Financial services group Hargreaves Lansdown is expected to say it will apply for a full banking licence to take advantage of a growing flood of client money through its business. Analysts at investment bank Morgan Stanley say Hargreaves, which provides investment and share dealing services, could announce the move…


Don’t make the same mistake with #Bitcoin as this guy did with #Apple

Don’t make the same mistake with #Bitcoin. 😉 — Simon Dixon (@SimonDixonTwitt) August 28, 2014 And speaking of Apple looks like they are getting ready to move into banking soon… Apple's New Digital Wallet Patent References 'Virtualised Currencies' vget ready for Apple bank @jalislam @blissdixon — Simon Dixon (@SimonDixonTwitt) August 28, 2014 Simon…

Bitcoin Wallet Apple IOS

Apple & Blockchain get married again after a 6 months divorce – Thank you @tim_cook and @niccary

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Ethereum – Finding out what the future of financial markets may look like

@ethereumproject Spending my Sunday at a Hackathon with the #Ethereum head developers — Simon Dixon (@SimonDixonTwitt) August 10, 2014 What is Ethereum? Ethereum is a platform and a programming language that makes it possible for any developer to build and publish next-generation distributed applications. Ethereum can be used to codify, decentralize, secure and trade…

Bitcoin 2014 Simon Dixon

Bitcoin 2014 – My panel on stepping stones to adoption

Here is the recording of my panel from Bitcoin 2014 in Amsterdam.

Bitcoin2014 – Panel: Stepping Stones to Adoption

Carter Dougherty (Consumer Finance Reporter, Bloomberg News)

Eric Benz (Business Development Advisor, GoCoin)
Simon Dixon (CEO & Co-founder,
Dolf Diederichsen (CEO & Co-founder, bit4coin)
Gaston Hendriks (Co-founder, Digital Currency NV)

Simon Dixon