Entries by C Wylie

Scotcoin Offered To Scottish Government – Herald, 8 April

The cryptocurrency Scotcoin has been offered, free of charge, to the Scottish Government to make it the country’s official digital currency. “I’d prefer to call it a donation to the Scottish people,” said David Low, co-owner of Scotcoin. If the offer is accepted, Low wants the equivalent of £10,000 in Scotcoin to be given to […]

Tues 27 March Meet Up Report

Dear Scotcoin friends, Many thanks to all who attended last night’s meeting in Scone. We had a lively audience who asked relevant and interesting questions. Our apologies for not streaming the meeting live. Unfortunately, the connectivity from the venue was not good enough on the night to sustain a proper connection. Here is a summary […]

Got coins on Bittrex?

Bittrex  made an announcement on 16th March 2018 stating that over 80 different crypto-currencies will be permanently removed from their system. All Scotcoin holders were advised last year to remove their coins from Bittrex. You may have received a communication direct from Bittrex in the last few days. If you have PLEASE DO NOT IGNORE […]

Join us – Scone, Perth

Date: Tues 27 March @ 7pm Venue: Wheel Inn, 37 Angus Rd, Scone, Perth PH2 6RA BOOK HERE Join us for an unmissable Meet Up at the original home of Scotland’s Stone of Destiny – Scone, Perthshire – we will be announcing important information on Scotcoin’s future. What’s happening with my Scotcoin? Scotcoin is planning […]

Pennies to Pounds

In case you are a hermit (and even hermits have mobile phones a la Sue Perkins) and haven’t heard, Bitcoin is closing in on $20,000 or around £14,600. If you’ve been actually following what’s going on, you may have come across a strange phenomenon. If you put in a very low transaction fee to send […]

UK Treasury to regulate crypto currencies

We’ve been saying it for months, and now you know what we said was true. The United Kingdom Treasury has announced plans to regulate the trading and transfer of cryptocurrencies with a view to cracking down on money laundering and tax evasion. The regulations have not yet been specifically stipulated, but will certainly include anti-money […]

SCOTCOIN COMPLETES £80,000 FUNDING ROUND

The Scotcoin Project CIC (“Scotcoin”) announces it has raised £80,000 in its latest funding round. The funds will be used to increase awareness of the Scotcoin crypto currency and promote its usage as both a store of value and as an emerging means of acquiring goods and services, online and instore. Further announcements are expected […]

Jamie Dimon’s company changes its mind

J.P. Morgan is considering whether to provide its clients access to CME’s new Bitcoin product through its futures-brokerage unit. Oh Jamie… The irony of the announcement, of course, is that Jamie Dimon has been the most outspoken critic of Bitcoin on Wall Street, calling it a ‘fraud’ and saying that anyone who invests in Bitcoin […]

Bitcoin versus Scotcoin

I’ve been busy recently with all the work going on in respect of our new private blockchain. Bitcoin of course has continued to rise (and may I say, I told you so every time it “crashed” it was going back up). But the rise in Bitcoin has had a profound effect which is now changing […]

Scotcoin moves to private blockchain

PRESS RELEASE: 23 October 2017 – SCOTCOIN TO MIGRATE TO ITS OWN PRIVATE BLOCKCHAIN The Scotcoin Project is pleased to announce that it has awarded the contract to manage the migration from the Counterparty blockchain to its own private blockchain to Scotesq, a fintech company based in Edinburgh, Scotland. The new blockchain will remove intermediate […]