• First treatment centre for cryptocurrency addiction

    First treatment centre for cryptocurrency addiction0

    People hooked on trading cryptocurrencies are to be offered treatment to deal with their addiction in the first centre of its kind in the Scottish Borders. Castle Craig Hospital in Peeblesshire has created a course of residential treatment for “crypto addicts” to deal with the underlying issues and learn to live without it. Experts say

  • Solar entrepreneur turns to green crypto mining

    Solar entrepreneur turns to green crypto mining0

    An Irish crypto-entrepreneur researched over 100 countries before deciding to headquarter his ‘green mining’ business on the Rock due its regulatory framework. Gibraltar was the first country in the world to introduce Distributed Ledger Technology regulations last January and so far close to 30 businesses have applied for licences locally. Irish businessman Joseph Deignan has

  • Govt publishes ICO white paper

    Govt publishes ICO white paper0

    The Government of Gibraltar yesterday published a white paper covering the much-awaited ‘token sales regulation’, regulating so-called initial coin offerings [ICOs]. The white paper explains the background to ICO’s, highlights the key issues associated with them and sets out Gibraltar’s proposed regulatory response. It follows a discussion paper published in December 2017 and will be