New Samsung Galaxy S10 Includes Cryptocurrency Key Storage
21 February 2019
Texas Now Recognizes Crypto Under Commercial Law
4 September 2021
Texas has recently implemented two bills numbered 4474 and 1576 on September 1st. These two bills are going to boost the adoption of cryptocurrencies in the state. They were passed back in May, signed by the state legislature, and then signed by the Governor in July. Texas has always been a crypto-friendly state. They have become the fourth state in the US to bring commercial laws for cryptocurrencies after Wyoming and two others.
Walmart Is Hiring A Crypto Expert
16 August 2021
Walmart is hiring a cryptocurrency expert to potentially expand its virtual payment options as a growing number of Fortune 500 companies warm up to digital currencies. The retailer’s crypto expansion comes just weeks after Amazon advertised a similar role seeking a “digital currency and blockchain product lead” to join their payments team.
Quarterly Investor Report - June 2021
9 July 2021
Bitcoin retraced earlier gains, in the payments category Ripple had a positive quarter. The other two strong performers for the quarter, were Ethereum and Cardano (Infrastructure Category). Ethereum implemented the Berlin upgrade on April 15 and the upcoming EIP-1559 objective is to address the challenge of high transaction fees. Cardano provided a clearer roadmap for its upcoming Alonzo hardfork
Bringing cryptocurrency to Americans’ retirement funds
13 June 2021
Financial services for cryptocurrency holders have been growing as a subset of the fintech industry for years.
A 401(k) provider called "ForUsAll' is now allowing participants to allocate up to 5% of their retirement funds into cryptocurrency.
2021 Annual Review
1 June 2021
The 2021 Annual Review includes audited financial statements and provides an update on the performance of Crossgate Capital and includes key announcements.
When Crossgate Capital launched we stated our belief that “cryptocurrencies now form part of the financial landscape and has the potential to be an accepted asset class”.
Quarterly Investor Report - March 2021
7 April 2021
While Bitcoin retraced earlier gains, in the payments category Ripple had a positive quarter. The other two strong performers for the quarter, were Ethereum and Cardano (Infrastructure Category). Ethereum implemented the Berlin upgrade on April 15 and the upcoming EIP-1559 objective is to address the challenge of high transaction fees.
Kalkine Media’s video report on Crossgate Capital
14 March 2021
If you would like to learn more about Crossgate Capital, watch Kalkine's media video report. Crossgate Capital was founded in order to provide investors a simple way to buy bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies. As an established and trusted New Zealand company we provide a familiar and secure way to invest in cryptocurrencies.
Why Mastercard is bringing crypto onto its network
11 February 2021
MasterCard has just released an announcement;
"We are preparing right now for the future of crypto and payments, announcing that this year Mastercard will start supporting select cryptocurrencies directly on our network"
Tesla buys USD $1.5bn in Bitcoin
9 February 2021
Tesla, the electric car company run by the world’s richest person, Elon Musk, revealed on Monday that it had bought $1.5bn in Bitcoin and said it might soon accept payment in the cryptocurrency.
How big could bitcoin become?
7 January 2021
"Considering how big the financial investment into gold is, a crowding out of gold as an 'alternative' currency implies big upside for Bitcoin over the long term," the JPMorgan analysts said.
Bitcoin is just getting started
29 December 2020
Recently, Bitcoin has been leaving a string of broken records in its wake after passing the psychologically key $20,000 mark for the first time on Dec. 16. Institutional investors are perceived to be driving this record-setting run.
Removing pain points of investing in Crypto
02 December 2020
Akin to investing in any asset class such as stocks, property, fixed income, cryptocurrency investing has its own challenges. Cryptocurrencies are an emerging asset class and have their own specific set of challenges that amplifies for people who are not tech-savvy or have busy schedules.
Paving the way to bitcoin and cryptocurrency exposure
19 November 2020
Against a macro backdrop of never before seen levels of financial stimulus and low or negative interest rates, some investors consider that a scarce, digital form of money makes sense, especially in the current environment.
Decentralised currency, centralised management
12 November 2020
Crossgate Capital makes the investing journey easier for investors by assisting them in investing in bitcoin and cryptocurrencies. Crossgate Capital has experienced directors who have a resume that involves both private and public directorships.
Staying ahead of the curve
5 November 2020
Crossgate Capital’s investment philosophy is that cryptocurrencies now form part of the financial landscape now and has the capability to be an accepted asset class in the portfolio of an investor alongside equities and debt.
Demystifying the Bitcoin route – Crossgate the forerunner
30 October 2020
Crossgate Capital paves way for investors to make an investment in bitcoin and cryptocurrency. Crossgate Capital, a specialist investor in bitcoin and cryptocurrency, offers investment solutions to overcome the challenges that arise from investing in crypto assets.
Paypal jumps into the cryptocurrency business
22 October 2020
PayPal is launching its own cryptocurrency service, The online payments company declared adding crypto was a significant milestone on the path to mainstream adoption of cryptocurrencies such as bitcoin.
A Look Back In Time
2 October 2020
Not all cryptocurrencies are created equal, which is evident when you look at the cryptocurrencies which dominated the leader board in 2013. While the Top 10 cryptocurrencies in 2013 were receiving a lot of attention, the majority of them no longer feature in the headlines.
Coca-Cola Vending Machines Have Started Accepting Bitcoin
13 July 2020
During June, it was reported that over 2,000 Coca-Cola vending machines in Australia and New Zealand have started accepting Bitcoin, thanks to an agreement between Coca-Cola Amatil and Centrapay.
Managing The Challenges Of Investing In Cryptocurrencies
24 February 2020
Investing in any asset class can be challenging. That is why for many investors they remove the ‘pain points’ of investing individually by engaging experienced, qualified professionals who focus on investment management.
Don't Let Your Bitcoin Get Cold
17 February 2020
We tend to store items in cold storage that we want to preserve for the long term, such as food or medicines. Similarly, investors want to protect their cryptocurrencies. One of the best methods to avoid losing your Bitcoin, Ethereum or other cryptocurrencies is by storing your cryptocurrencies in cold storage.
What Is Bitcoin Halving?
13 January 2020
Even with increased public awareness and media attention around bitcoin, an event is pending that is attracting minimal headlines - the next Bitcoin Halving (also termed "Halvening"). The next Halving will be Bitcoin’s third and will take place around May 2020.
Blockchain - Shining Bright In The Spotlight
29 October 2019
While the light shines brightly on the price movements of cryptocurrencies the technology that underpins Bitcoin is in the spotlight. Chinese President Xi Jinping recently announced that China should seize the opportunities afforded by blockchain.
Building The Framework For Growth
3 September 2019
There is increasing regulation in New Zealand and across the globe to promote and facilitate the development of fair, efficient and transparent financial markets. Both institutional and retail investors gain assurance investing in regulated products.
NZ Tax Office Makes It Legal to Pay Salaries in Crypto
13 August 2019
New Zealand’s tax office, the Inland Revenue Department (IRD), has made it legal to receive salaries in cryptocurrency, and be taxed accordingly.
In its August bulletin, the agency published a new ruling under the Income Tax Act (in relation to section RD 3) that states that an employee can be paid salaries in crypto.
Keeping Track of Your Cryptocurrency Investment
17 July 2019
Like any astute and practical investor, you want to know how your investments are going. It sounds easy and common-sense but invariably things get put to one side as time is spent at work, with friends and family. As the saying goes, ‘so much to do, so little time to do it’.
Building an investment portfolio using dollar cost averaging
20 June 2019
For some cryptocurrency investors, their preferred investment approach is to invest on a regular basis, not to try and buy the dips. For a highly volatile market such as cryptocurrencies, this method known as Dollar Cost Averaging (DCA), means that investors are investing in the overall long-term trend of the market.
Cryptocurrencies maturing beyond the speculative quick buck
4 June 2019
Now that major United States retailers like Bed Bath & Beyond and Barnes & Noble have started accepting cryptocurrencies as payment, a New Zealand investment firm says it’s time to view the virtual currency as a long-term investment rather than a speculative quick buck.
Crypto Wins International Monetary Fund’s Twitter Poll
18 May 2019
The International Monetary Fund (IMF) official Twitter account ran a poll on the 10th April, asking “How do you think you will be paying for lunch in 5 years?”
Institutional Investment In Digital Assets Likely To Increase
2 May 2019
Institutional investors are finding appeal in digital assets and many are looking to invest more in digital assets over the next five years, according to new research from Fidelity Investments.
The Challenges of Storing Crypto
2 May 2019
There are significant barriers to entry for those looking to invest in cryptocurrencies. It can be challenging to work through the complexity of investing in this asset class – buying bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies, processing transactions and ensuring that the crypto assets are safe and secure.
Crossgate cryptocurrency offer focuses on established assets
24 April 2019
New Zealand’s first regulated share offer for a company investing in cryptocurrencies says it has focussed investment primarily in the more established cryptocurrencies as opposed to the long tail assets.
New financial products launch globally as crypto turns ‘hot’ again
15 April 2019
Crossgate Capital launches an equity share offer.
Established in 2018, Crossgate Capital is a New Zealand registered company operated by a commercially experienced management and investment team with a singular purpose of investing in digital assets.
NZ's first regulated share offer for cryptocurrency investors
3 April 2019
The launch of Crossgate Capital Limited – New Zealand’s first regulated share offer in a company investing in bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies – opens the door to investors who want to invest in this emerging asset class but have previously been too intimidated by the complexity of the technology and various investment options.
IBM Cuts Credit Union Deal For Blockchain Services
11 March 2019
According to a Gartner report titled “Forecast: Blockchain Business Value, Worldwide, 2017-2030”, the potential value of blockchain or distributed ledger technology [DLT] to the enterprise is expected to grow to more than $360 billion by 2026, and subsequently exceed $3.1 trillion by 2030.
New Samsung Galaxy S10 Includes Cryptocurrency Key Storage
21 February 2019
The new Samsung smartphone, the Galaxy S10, will include storage for private cryptocurrency keys, according to an official press release
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First U.S. Pension Funds Take the Plunge on Crypto Investing
13 February 2019
First U.S. Pension Funds Take the Plunge on Crypto Investing.
Morgan Creek Digital has scored what it says is probably the first investment in the crypto asset universe from a U.S. pension fund.
Blockchain addresses the next big gap, the Trust Gap
11 February 2019
Not many people would have imagined how the advent of the internet would change the world. There have been many succesful innovations which have solved Gaps. Blockchain could potentially solve the next big Gap - "The Trust Gap".
Ohio Allow Taxpayers To Pay Tax Bills Using Crypto
26 November 2018
With the launch of OhioCrypto.com, Ohio will become the first state in the nation to accept tax payments using cryptocurrency.
“We are proud to make Ohio the first state in the nation to accept tax payments via cryptocurrency,” said Ohio Treasurer Josh Mandel.
Financial services Fidelity is taking a huge step into crypto
15 October 2018
Fidelity will provide cryptocurrency custody and trading services for enterprise clients. Fidelity is one of the five largest financial services providers in the world, some $7.2 trillion in client assets.
Harvard, Stanford, MIT Endowments Invest in Crypto Funds11 October 2018
Hot on the heels of Yale's announcement, the endowments of Harvard,Stanford, Dartmouth, MIT and the University of North Carolina have announced investments into at least one cryptocurrency fund.
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