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South African Reserve Bank Proposes Tougher Cryptocurrency Regulation

The South African Reserve Bank (SARB) has released a new consultation paper focusing on digital assets in the country as part of an Intergovernmental FinTech Working Group (IFWG), which includes the National Treasury, the South African Revenue Service (SARS), the Financial Sector Conduct Authority (FSCA) and...

SAFCOIN Review

Since the launch of Safcoin, at the time South Africa’s first digital currency, its latest claim is that it is an exclusively African focused cryptocurrency which aims to tap into the ways that cryptocurrency can positively impact Africa SAFCOIN’s Founder Ferreira Said:

Cricket South Africa Hacked: Falls Victim To Bitcoin Scam

South Africa’s national cricket organization fell victim to hackers gaining access to their Twitter account  Indian Express reported on Jan. 14. Cricket South Africa (CSA), tweeted its alleged participation in the scheme in the early morning to its 1 million followers. “And... we're...

What Is Bitcoin?

Overview Bitcoin is an innovative payment network and a new kind of money. Bitcoin can be described as a digital currency that is not backed by anything physical. Bitcoin is a currency, and should not be mistaken for a stock. It is like an...

What Is Cryptocurrency? A Beginners Guide

Overview What is cryptocurrency, and why is it taking the world by storm? We can define cryptocurrency as a digital currency in which encryption techniques are used to regulate the generation of units of currency and verify the transfer of funds,...

Guide to Stablecoins: What are Stablecoins?

What is a Stablecoin? Bitcoin (BTC) and Ethereum (ETH) are the two dominant cryptocurencies, but their prices are volitile. Speculation with cryptocurrencies can cause prices to increase or decrease. In the long run, this will affect the real world adoption of cryptocurrencies. Businesses and consumers, do not want to be...

Is SAFCOIN a Scam?

A new coin claiming to be Africa's exclusive cryptocurrency, has been making wild claims lately. 500 000 coins has been set out for presale investors at R70 per coin. The SAFCOIN ICO Token sale is a unique opportunity exclusively to the South African people.

Project UBU Review

Overview Project UBU was created to address a fundamental disparity in our economic system in which a significant segment of society is excluded from the economy resulting in poverty, poor education, poor life expectancy and political and social exclusion. This has led to a devaluing of a class of human beings...