*+-New research from the Digital Currency Council (DCC) shows that 73.6% of surveyed American consumers are “highly unlikely” to use Bitcoin this year. By contrast, only 10% said that they are “highly likely” and only 2% said they are “likely” to use digital currency. The rest of those surveyed reported that they are either unlikely… Read more »
Monthly Archives: May 2015
*+-The Digital Currency Council (DCC) Certification is the industry recognized designation of competence and professionalism in the digital currency economy. The DCC Certification is administered by the DCC Director of Curriculum in consultation with the DCC Curriculum Committee and with the input of experts across the globe. To become DCC Certified, candidates must… Read more »
*+-The Ripple Labs settlement agreement, the first civil enforcement action brought against a digital currency exchange, demonstrates the perils of piecemeal AML compliance and delayed implementation. Earlier this week, Ripple Labs, the popular payment system, currency exchange and remittance network, reached a settlement with FinCEN and the US DOJ in which it acknowledged AML compliance… Read more »
*+-Where is the DCC Certification Exam administered? The Examination is offered online at digitalcurrencycouncil.com and at select locations across the globe. Is the examination offered in languages other than English? No. At this time, the Examination is offered only in English Is there a time limit for completing the examination? No. Most Candidates… Read more »
*+-DCC Certified professionals commit to maintain their certification in good standing while identifying themselves as DCC Certified. A public database of all DCC Certified professionals in good standing will be maintained on the Digital Currency Council website. A certification will be considered in good standing when the following requirements are met. Continuing Education Requirements… Read more »
*+-DCC Certification is a significant professional accomplishment and one that will reap tangible benefits throughout your career. Benefits of membership include: Preference for client referrals, when expertise is suitable Preference for public speaking opportunities at major events, when experience is suitable Preference for media interviews, when expertise is suitable Listing on the DCC Certified… Read more »
*+-What is the DCC Certification Exam? The DCC Certification Examination is the 100 question test that individuals must pass in order to qualify for DCC Certification. What is the purpose of the DCC Certification Exam? The purpose of the examination is to admit individuals into the digital currency profession only after they have demonstrated… Read more »
*+-The Digital Currency Council (DCC) Certification is the industry recognized designation of competence and professionalism in the digital currency economy. The DCC Certification provides professionals with a means of differentiating their profiles, while enabling prospective clients and employers to identify high quality candidates with the knowledge they require. DCC Certified Professionals come from various backgrounds,… Read more »
*+-Source: CoinTelegraph.com CoinTelegraph correspondent Dan Simon had the opportunity to speak with David Berger, CEO and founder of the Digital Currency Council. They discussed the challenges facing Bitcoin, the importance of the people building businesses atop the blockchain, and the critical nature of trust in a maturing ecosystem.
*+-Source: AmericanBanker.com Felix Salmon, acclaimed journalist and notorious Bitcoin skeptic, made waves in the digital currency community this week by turning a review of Nathaniel Popper’s forthcoming book, “Digital Gold,” into a lament about gender issues.