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How will banks respond to crypto?

As the financial crisis of 2008 held the world hostage, one man offered a solution. Bitcoin was Satoshi Nakamoto’s response, the world’s first cryptocurrency; an open source project which meant there was no need for banks and people could be responsible for their own wealth. At a time when people were at the mercy of… View Article

Is your bank going to freeze your account for buying Bitcoin?

Despite UK law having no issue with cryptocurrencies, the financial industry seems to be setting its own rules. Several people have reported having their account frozen after using an exchange. Others have experienced the same after connecting their debit card. Several UK banks have now banned using credit cards to buy Bitcoin. They cite customers… View Article

Why do banks exist? Do we still need them?

Banks are one of the most polarising topics around. Like any business, banks exist to make money- and they’re good at it. The fact they do this using our hard earned money is a sore point. Most people view traditional banks as faintly villainous and we’re quick to blame them for economic issues. Despite this… View Article

Wirex currency accounts almost here!

In just a few short sweet weeks from today, Wirex will introduce the most advanced crypto-friendly personal finance platform in operation worldwide. Features will be released a step at a time over several weeks and months — with a stunning road-map for the future. Regular Wirex app-users who provide feedback on the new services will be… View Article