Bitcoin third party payment channel closed or withdraw from the Chinese market

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central bank shot again strengthen bitcoin regulation.

yesterday (December 16th) a message circulated on micro-blog said, the central bank has interviewed the bank, Alipay, caifutong and other relevant responsible person, clearly require banks, Payment institutions can not give bitcoin, Wright currency (a point to point network technology based on the "monetary) trading website providing payment and etc. clearing services; institutional business for payment has occurred, should be lifted business cooperation; for the stock of money, cash can be completed before the Spring Festival, the new payment services shall not occur.

this news, "daily economic news" reporter contacted Alipay, caifutong and three party payment institutions and confirmed by. Market analysts believe that the regulatory a heavy shot, may cause large bitcoin trading halt, bitcoin future possibility China market exit.

reporter from Alipay was informed by the relevant parties, the company did communicate with the central bank, and has closed the trading window. Alipay pointed out that Alipay interface is currently in the bitcoin trading site, all belong to the transactions between individual accounts, has nothing to do with the Alipay company, also reminded the majority of users pay attention to risk.

addition, yesterday, the money paid through stakeholders also confirmed the news to reporters. Bitcoin trading site players also told reporters, when the cash is found today can not be used to pay the money account."

reporter learned that the interview is the main content of the required payment institutions can not give bitcoin, Wright currency and other trading sites to provide payment and settlement services, Payment institutions have business should be lifted business cooperation.

previously, the people’s Bank of China and other five departments issued a notice on the prevention of bitcoin risk, clearly requires all financial institutions and Payment institutions shall not carry out bitcoin related business. At the same time, all financial institutions and Payment institutions may not bitcoin price for the product or service, may not be sold or traded bitcoins as a central counterparty shall not be covered with bitcoin related insurance business or insurance coverage into bitcoin, either directly or indirectly, to provide other services related to bitcoin.

bitcoin trading platform fire currency network display, yesterday morning at 0 o’clock, bitcoin transaction price of $5370 / one; as of 20:20, the transaction price fell to 4720 yuan / month, down more than 11%.

financial analysts believe that this is another measure to strengthen the supervision of the national currency, with the previous "on the prevention of the risk of bitcoin notice" to form a combination of boxing".

a Chengdu bitcoin players told reporters bluntly: the regulatory shot or a fatal blow to Chinese bitcoin transactions." According to him, the Chinese bitcoin transactions mainly has two forms, one is the third party payment, such as Alipay, caifutong and other platforms; the other is a bank. "Yesterday"

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