Virginia Lottery Approves Sports Betting Regulations

The Virginia Lottery Board has approved sports betting rules, clearing the way for the licensing process to begin next month. Earlier this year, Virginia lawmakers passed a bill to legalise online and mobile...

Avelacom Establishes Route Between Sao Paulo and New York

Avelacom announced this Tuesday that it has completed a route between Sao Paulo, Brazil, and New York, USA, offering the fastest speed for market data and trade execution transmission between the major financ...

Federal Court Rules Bitcoin Is A Form of Money In DC

Federal Court rules Bitcoin is a form of money in DC. In the case of United States v. Harmon, Chief Judge Beryl A. Howell wrote that money is "commonly means a medium of exchange, method of payment, or store ...

Banks In US Now Allowed To Offer Crypto Custody Services

Banks in US now allowed to offer crypto custody services. Senior Deputy Comptroller and Senior Counsel Jonathan Gould wrote in a public letter dated 22 July that any national bank will hold on to the specific...

eToro Officially Launches No-Fee Stock Trading in the US

Social investing platform eToro said it would allow its US customers to trade stocks at no cost, ramping up the intensity of the brokers’ fight to eliminate trading commissions. The Israel-based firm, which i...

Blockchain Founder Brock Pierce Runs For US Presidency

Blockchain founder Brock Pierce runs for US presidency. On July 5th, Pierce took to Twitter to announce his run for President of the United States of America.  He will run as an Independent in the November 3,...