Kane Pepi

All posts by Kane Pepi

Based on the Blockchain-Isle of Malta, Kane holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting and Finance, a Master’s Degree in Financial Investigation and he is currently engaged in a Doctorate – researching financial crime in the virtual economy. With a keen passion for research, he currently writes for a variety of publications within the Financial and Cryptocurrency industries.


Private City in Norway Liberstad: Ditches Cash for its own Cryptocurrency

A world in which traditional fiat currencies are ditched and subsequently replaced by cryptocurrencies is nothing short of a utopia for some...

/ February 19, 2019 / 0 Comments
Crypto Hack PUBG

Arrests Made in $2.47 Million Turkish Crypto Theft: Criminals Used PUBG to Communicate

It is once again unpleasant news for the security practices of third party cryptocurrency exchanges, with reports suggesting that a Turkey-based platform...

/ February 18, 2019 / 0 Comments
Cryptopia Hack

New Zealand Authorities Give Cryptopia Exchange all Clear to Resume Trading 

Cryptopia, a New Zealand-based cryptocurrency exchange, has not had the best start to 2019. As per the hack it experienced last month,...

/ February 14, 2019 / 2 Comments
Malware Play Store

Cryptocurrency Malware “Clipper” in Google Play Fake Meta Mask App

Those in possession of cryptocurrency tokens should once again be made aware of yet another malware-based scam that has recently been discovered...

/ February 14, 2019 / 0 Comments
IBM Blockchain

IBM to Trial Blockchain Technology to Track Usage of Groundwater in California

Whilst it is often said that the vast bulk of consumer interest in cryptocurrencies and blockchain technology is based on speculative financial...

/ February 11, 2019 / 0 Comments
Bitcoin Light at the End of the Tunnel

Light at the End of the Tunnel? SEC Commissioner Hints at a Bitcoin ETF Approval

The cryptocurrency markets have been nothing short of depressing since the turn of late 2017, at least in terms of pricing constraints....

/ February 7, 2019 / 0 Comments
Cryptocurrency and Gold

New Gold-Backed Cryptocurrency Token Backed by Four Iranian Banks

It appears that there is no stopping Iran in its quest to build a domestic cryptocurrency and blockchain technology framework. Whilst we...

/ February 6, 2019 / 0 Comments
Binance Credit Cards

Binance is Now Officially Accepting Credit Card Deposits

Binance, one of the world's largest third party cryptocurrency exchanges in terms of daily trading volumes, has just launched its much anticipated...

/ January 31, 2019 / 0 Comments
Iran Cryptocurrency

Draft Cryptocurrency Regulations Issued by Central Bank of Iran

There seems to be a common trend with certain nation states when it comes to governmental sentiment on cryptocurrencies and blockchain technology....

/ January 30, 2019 / 0 Comments
Carico Coffee Blockchain

Blockchain Being Used in Uganda to Trace Coffee Supply Chain

The usage of blockchain technology in real-world business settings is something that the industry craves, not least because it gives the digital...

/ January 28, 2019 / 0 Comments