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  • Overstock CEO: Bitcoin and Gold are Real Money, Not Fiat Currencies Like the USD

    Patrick Byrne, the CEO of major electronics retailer Overstock, along with many highly regarded financial analysts and billionaire investors in the traditional finance sector, believe the real bubble is in the fiat currency system such as the USD. Earlier this week, Coinbase CEO Brian Armstrong revealed $10 billion in institutional money is expected to flow into the Bitcoin market in th
  • The UK FCA Just Warned Bitcoin Traders Away From CFDs

    From a regulatory perspective, the question as to how various policymakers in different jurisdictions will approach Bitcoin and the wider Cryptocurrency space is one that very much remains in place. We have had some degree of advance on that front over the last few months but, right now, the vast majority of insight derives from the odd comment here and there made by central bankers or certain
  • Iran Just Pitched In On Bitcoin Regulation

    As far as regulation is concerned, one of the most active regions globally in terms of communication with the wider world as to how governments in the region in question intend to police Bitcoin and the Cryptocurrency space has been Asia. Be it positive or negative, we have had strong indications out of China, Japan and India as to where policymakers stand on Cryptocurrency and where the future
  • Bitcoin Adoption in the Luxury Market is Growing at a Rapid Pace

    According to Dr. Garrick Hileman, an economic historian at the University of Cambridge and the London School of Economics, the popularity of Bitcoin in the luxury market as a payment method is increasing at a rapid rate, due to the inefficiencies and high fees of traditional banking systems. The vast majority of items in the luxury market that include paintings, antiques, and rare colle
  • Here's What Russia Is Seeking To Regulate By February 1, 2018.

    Few countries and governments have made their efforts to get a policy framework in place that dictates how Bitcoin and other Cryptocurrencies fit into the nation's monetary picture than has Russia. Vladimir Putin, supported by his various policymaking aides, have put forward many (often conflicting) different approaches over the past few months and – as yet – we haven
  • Bitcoin Is a Ponzi Scheme Says Gledhill Of DBS

    Bitcoin has had its fair share of criticism over the last few years and, as it is becoming increasingly mainstream, this degree of criticism is increasing in parallel with awareness. What's interesting, however, is that the source of the criticism is coming from increasingly more authoritative figures in the global financial and political world. While the upside of this is that it i
  • IP Addresses From New York and Washington are Banned on Several Bitcoin Exchanges

    Leo Weese, a Hong Kong-based Bitcoin researcher and analysis, has revealed that IP addresses from New York and Washington are banned on certain Bitcoin exchanges and trading platforms. If you navigate to some Bitcoin websites with a Washington, New York or North Korean IP, you get shown this:
  • Why freelancers should start using blockchain now

    If you know anything about the crypto industry, you’ll know that its growing at a phenomenal rate. It seems to be on a mission to lf into our everyday lives, and with the support of big companies such as CME, it isintegrate itse well on its way to doing that. Its popularity is definitely changing the way we see and operate with traditional fiat currency. In addition, Blockchain technology
  • Two sides of the (Bit)coin when it comes to investing

    The crypto industry in general is a volatile one. This is especially evident in the case of Bitcoin. The price of the currency has increased by more than 600% this year alone. It recently set a record high of over $7,600 before stabilizing at around $7,000. Stabilizing might be a bit of a loose term with regard to Bitcoin due to the market’s unpredictability. Because of this, when
  • Cannabis and blockchain could be the perfect match

    The world is progressing at a phenomenal rate. The integration of cryptocurrency in the real world is will soon be a regular occurrence thanks to corporations like CME who aim to make Bitcoin investing a reality for anyone who can afford it. The base of Bitcoin, and other virtual currencies, is blockchain technology, which in itself is growing at a rapid pace. It is not only being used