• Six Questions to QuickBit

    QuickBit´s Managing Director Jörgen Eriksson was recently interviewed about the financial report for the October-December 2018 quarter. Here below is a video with the interview. Please note, the language in the video is Swedish.

  • Bank of International Settlements on crypto-currencies

    The central bank of the worlds central banks, the Bank of International Settlement (“BIS”) in Basel, Switzerland has issued a research paper on how the worlds central banks think about crypto-currencies. The hypothetical benefits and risks of central bank digital currencies are being widely discussed. A survey of central banks in the paper shows that […]

  • London Taxi Driver Sells Bitcoin in His Cab

    Believe it or not, crypto adoption is rising and one better illustration comes from the story of a London-based vendor who sold Bitcoin at the back of his cab.  Dave Jenkins reportedly used a processing device supplied by U.K.-based FastBitcoins. The touchscreen device is able to process cash-based transactions, allowing Jenkins to exchange fiat for […]

  • U.S State of Ohio First To Accept Bitcoin for Taxes

    The U.S. state of Ohio is the first in the country to allow its residents to settle local taxes using bitcoin. The move was hailed as one that “planted a flag” for crypto adoption in a state that has increasingly become supportive of crypto and the underlying blockchain technology. According to the state tax department, […]

  • Retail Giant Overstock to Pay 2019 Taxes in Bitcoin

    U.S major retailer Overstock.com earlier this year noted that it would pay part of its taxes using top cryptocurrency Bitcoin (BTC). The company’s payment of part of its 2019 taxes for the state of Ohio in crypto would constitute the first time a leading global business has moved to honor tax obligations using cryptocurrency.  Overstock’s […]