Entries by C Wylie

Buy £20 of Scotcoin and we’ll give £5 to Social Bite

From now until 31st January 2019, Scotcoin and Social Bite have joined forces to help the homeless to have a better end to their year. There is no limit on what number of Scotcoin you can buy and Scotcoin will donate £5 for every £20 you buy. So buy £100 worth and we will donate […]

UK Tax status for crytocurrency

Cryptocurrency Tax Status On December 15, 2017, the European Council and the European Parliament finally agreed the 5th AML (Anti Money Laundering) Directive. This directive contains the first legally binding definition of virtual currencies and is the most significant regulatory action over virtual currencies anywhere in the world. Because of a Swedish ruling a couple […]

Welcoming Better Regulation

For the past 2 years, Scotcoin has performed KYC checks on all purchasers via the official exchange. We wholeheartedly welcome better regulation – and are leading the way!   Bitcoin and other digital currencies are a “Wild West industry” and need to be regulated to protect investors, a committee of MPs has urged. | BBC […]

Chocolate Bitcoins

If you are a chocoholic like me, you just might know that Belgium has been involved with the manufacture and sale of chocolate for nearly 400 years. Yes, 400 years. It has more than 2000 chocolate shops selling just – chocolate. They manufacture over 170,000 tons a year. It’s a big business. And it’s been […]

ICO? Take care…..

A Boston College research paper entitled Digital Tulips has found that fewer than half of all ICO projects survive more than 120 days after the completion of their sales of tokens to the public. That is really scary. And this fact does not seem to be putting people off. Another $10-12 billion of ICOs will […]

Scotcoin needs Bitcoin!

We’ll buy your bitcoin for Scotcoin Despite our new blockchain not needing Bitcoin, we will all need some Bitcoin in order to effect the migration from our present Counterparty Protocol. It’s not very much per wallet but in order to send the existing coin to its new wallet, Bitcoin will be needed. We are in […]

Rigging The Crypto Currency Markets

The news that US regulators are investigating crypto currency exchanges for illegal rigging activities should come as no surprise to anyone. When you are in the Wild West, anything goes, and can go on for as long as no one pulls the plug on it. But this particular move is all part of the worldwide […]