Bitcoin v. Banking

Why banks and regulators are scared of bitcoin?

In a nutshell – transparency and honesty is less profitable that financial shenanigans behind a centralised ridable ledger called a bank. And I still don’t have the answer to who regulates the regulators? Blockchain is the 21st century problem solver – in my view one of the most significant application of the internet and the most…

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Will I be voting @UKLabour or @Conservatives or @LibDems this year?

I move to Hong Kong this year so I am no longer in the game, but let’s pretend I was still a UK voter… Will I vote Labour, Lib Dem, or Conservative? For those that care about my opinion, here is what I know. All of them will issue more debt than they issued last year,…

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Finance 2020

Finance 2020 – Speaking at BT today on the future of finance

@SimonDixonTwitt 'FFF early seed in access to finance' @TheFSForum #FSF2020vision #BankToTheFuture pic.twitter.com/TZSy2NvZWn — Catherine Barrett (@catherineba) November 27, 2014 Very interesting presentation today @SimonDixonTwitt. Would love to invite you to speak at @BrightTALK. Let's chat! pic.twitter.com/ukolcNvtJl — Kelsey Quinn (@kelseylquinn) November 27, 2014 @SimonDixonTwitt fascinating presentation @TheFSForum – you enabled me to understand a huge…

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Scottish Independence – Why they chose to be a stub on the end of England

Scotland had the opportunity to lead the world in monetary reform, it had the opportunity to free itself from London banks, it had the opportunity to create their own money supply and it had the opportunity to launch the worlds most up-to-date and innovative currency – instead it chose to be a stub on the…

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Bank of England preparing for the #Bitcoin economy

Next month I will be meeting with the relevant department at the Bank of England with the UK Digital Currency Association to discuss their recent report on monetary policy and digital currencies like Bitcoin followed by a panel debate in November (Will update if you are a subscriber to my blog). It was great to…

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PayPal Bitcoin

WTF – PayPal getting ready to integrate with Bitcoin

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