Bitcoin

South American Bitcoin Trading is Surging Despite Price Volatility

Heightened market volatility has failed to dampen enthusiasm throughout South America, as bitcoin trading volumes in Venezuela, Brazil, Chile, and Colombia continue to soar. Venezuela Trades Record Bolivars For Bitcoin Data from monitoring resource Coin Dance, which tracks trading across three decentralized P2P platforms, confirmed the new all-time high record this weekend. For the last […]

Bitcoin

Did American Express Get Caught Spreading ‘Anti-Crypto Propaganda’?

US multinational financial services corporation American Express (AMEX) has appeared to join the traditional finance entities publicly criticizing cryptocurrency. Energy Usage: Fact Or FUD? As social media users noted October 15, the company recently “promoted” a post by Bloomberg’s TicToc Twitter-based news portal which claimed the cryptocurrency industry “is using more energy than all the […]

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American Express VP of Membership Rewards Appointed as Strategic Advisor to Qiibee

Qiibee, a Swiss loyalty token protocol, has announced the addition of an American Express vice president of membership rewards as its lead advisor. Chris Cracchiolo currently serves as vice president and general manager of Global Membership Rewards and Loyalty Benefits at American Express. Since joining the financial services company in 2002, Cracchiolo has worked across the divisions […]