Tag: Fee

Analyzing the 3 Reasons Charlie Lee Opposes Segwit2x

Charlie Lee, the creator of Litecoin, is against the execution of the Bitcoin SegWit2x hard fork in November due to three major areas he feels are lacking: urgent need, replay protection, and consensus. Over the past two weeks, several experts including ShapeShift founder and CEO Erik Voorhees expressed their optimism regarding the November fork. Segwit2x is the scalability proposal introduced by a consortium of 58 companies led by Digital Currency Group to increase …
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bitFlyer Charges Huge Commission Fee To Foreigners Buying Bitcoin

Although Japan seems to be warming up to cryptocurrency, it can be quite expensive to purchase Bitcoin. Over in China, people are almost getting used to paying a small premium price on top of the market value. But when people in Japan pay a fee of over 7.4% in commission, things look far less appealing all of a sudden. Buying Bitcoin In Japan is Not Necessarily Cheap People living in …
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