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Bitcoin Lender BitLendingClub to Shut Down, Blames Regulatory Pressure

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BitLendingClub has decided to close its service designed to help small businesses in emerging markets due to regulatory pressures, the company informed customers in a blog on its website. The blog noted the company worked hard to build a platform to provide the greatly needed service. The blog did not expand on what regulatory pressures it was facing. Limited Functionality To Begin The company...

Bitcoin Lender Loanbase Breach Sees Atleast 8 Stolen BTC

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Bitcoin lending platform Loanbase -- formerly BitLendingClub -- was the target of a recent security breach that saw a small number compromised user accounts lose at least 8 bitcoins. In an email sent to its customers yesterday, Loanbase revealed that it had discovered a security breach that occurred on the morning of February 6, 2016. The news was also shared on the company’s Facebook page...

Foldapp Allows Customers To Pay For Starbucks Purchases And Get 20% Discount

Starbucks is not yet accepting bitcoin for purchases. But customers can use bitcoin to load an app and get a 20 percent discount using the app to pay for purchases at many Starbucks stores. The app, foldapp.com, also plans to include purchases at Target and Whole Foods. The ability to use bitcoin to make purchases through apps and gift cards at major retailers takes bitcoin one step closer to...

Bitcoin P2P Lending Platform BitLendingClub Gains €200K Seed Funding

BitLendingClub, a Bulgarian Bitcoin crowd lending platform, has announced that they have received a €200,000 seed investment from the European VC fund LAUNCHub. Launchub is a seed fund that invests in European digital startups. BitLendingClub is a peer-to-peer platform that allows Bitcoin lenders to lend Bitcoin borrowers. Loans are offered to borrowers when the interest rate drops to a low...

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