Tag: Wells Fargo

Wells Fargo Blocks $180m in Funds Belonging to iFinex and Tether Customers

There is hardly ever a boring day in the world of cryptocurrency, and today is no different. It appears as if the Wells Fargo Bank has caused some controversy. This bank no longer allows virtual currency platform customers withdraw money. So far, close to US$180m in funds is locked up in Wells Fargo accounts, with no clear path to a resolution in sight. iFinex And Tether Ltd Are In Troubled …
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Wells Fargo CEO Finds His Bank Needs Less Regulatory Oversight

Wells Fargo has built up the wrong kind of reputation over the past year or so. After committing account fraud and engaging in other types of misbehavior in more recent years, the bank should be facing more scrutiny than they are subject to right now. But even after that track record, their upper brass demands that the government should “go easy” on the bank and reduce its regulatory oversight. Wells …
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US Regulator Imposes Stricter Controls On Wells Fargo in Wake Of Scandal

The recent Wells Fargo scandal caused quite a bit of controversy, and it was only a matter of time until repercussions would become apparent. The US regulator has changed its course and deemed former executives at the bank will face financial punishment. Additionally, the lender will now need to seek approval before new leadership can be appointed. This is a more than just course of action, as creating phony bank …
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Viet Film Fest Included Bitcoin Heist After-party

It looks as if the Bitcoin Heist movie will be making its way to the Western world after all. A recent trailer has surfaced regarding the upcoming Viet Film Fest 2016 in California, and the Bitcoin Heist movie will be the opener for this event. Also read: Andreas Antonopoulos: “There is no such a thing as a spam transaction” Bitcoin Heist Comes To The US As we mentioned in the …
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