Category: Brazil

Brazilian Premier League Soccer Club Launches Crypto ‘Fan Tokens’

Brazilian premier league soccer club Atletico Mineiro has launched a fan token dubbed “GaloCoin,” Cointelegraph Brazil reports Friday, Dec. 14.…

Brazillian Bitcoin Exchange Sends User $35M in Bug-Induced Error

Accidental millionaire Kaique Nunes has a bug to thank after his withdrawal request of 500 reals ($128) erroneously returned a…

Report: Number of Routers Affected by Crypto Malware Doubled Since August, Reaching 415K

The number of MikroTik routers affected by cryptojacking malware has repotedly doubled since summer 2018, reaching 415,000, security researcher VriesHd…

Major Latin American Bank Conglomerate Itau to Create Blockchain Platform for Small Loans

Brazil’s largest private bank has partnered with United Kingdom bank Standard Chartered to create a blockchain-based platform for small loans,…

Japan’s Banking Giant MUFG Signs MoU to Develop Ripple-Based Remittances to Brazil

Japanese bank holding and financial services company Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group, Inc. (MUFG) said it will use Ripple (XRP) to…

Brazil: Tether’s New Banking Partner Deltec Suspected of Accepting Laundered Funds

Brazilian law enforcement has solicited the help of Bahamian authorities to investigate suspicious transactions to Deltec Bank & Trust –…

Bitcoin Miners Flock to Paraguay as Country Weighs Its Social Development Options

Paraguay’s Itaipú Dam, one of the largest hydroelectric facilities in the world, is supporting bitcoin and ethereum mining in a…

Brazil’s Tax Authority Goes After Cryptocurrency Profits

Brazil’s tax authority has published proposals to regulate the cryptocurrency landscape over concerns digital assets are being used to launder…

Brazilian Tax Regulator Publishes Draft on Cryptocurrency Taxation

The Department of Federal Revenue of Brazil (RFB), which administers tax collection in the country, is seeking to receive monthly…

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