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“HODL” in US Senate, Thanks to CFTC Chairman Christopher Giancarlo
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“HODL” in US Senate, Thanks to CFTC Chairman Christopher Giancarlo
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“HODL” in US Senate, Thanks to CFTC Chairman Christopher Giancarlo

CFTC Chief, Giancarlo gave hope with his balanced and “do no harm” approach to cryptocurrencies to bitcoin enthusiasts. However, SEC chief, Jay Clayton is reluctant towards cryptocurrencies, favours blockchain but is not at all a fan of ICOs. Giancarlo’s may have brought an end to Bitcoin crash The U.S. cryptocurrency regulations prospect became a bit

CFTC Chief, Giancarlo gave hope with his balanced and “do no harm” approach to cryptocurrencies to bitcoin enthusiasts. However, SEC chief, Jay Clayton is reluctant towards cryptocurrencies, favours blockchain but is not at all a fan of ICOs. Giancarlo’s may have brought an end to Bitcoin crash The U.S. cryptocurrency regulations prospect became a bit

What to Expect from SEC and CFTC Congress Testimony Today?
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What to Expect from SEC and CFTC Congress Testimony Today?
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What to Expect from SEC and CFTC Congress Testimony Today?

The SEC and CFTC’s meeting with Congress focuses on cryptocurrencies and tokens being securities, fraud susceptibility of the crypto market and ICOs among much more as mentioned here. Top remarks from SEC Chief Jay Clayton Today, in the meeting on virtual currency, the chairman of SEC, Jay Clayton and the chairman of CFTC, Christopher Giancarlo,

The SEC and CFTC’s meeting with Congress focuses on cryptocurrencies and tokens being securities, fraud susceptibility of the crypto market and ICOs among much more as mentioned here. Top remarks from SEC Chief Jay Clayton Today, in the meeting on virtual currency, the chairman of SEC, Jay Clayton and the chairman of CFTC, Christopher Giancarlo,

SEC Cryptocurrency Regulations
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SEC Cryptocurrency Regulations
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The Truth Behind CFTC and SEC Cryptocurrency Regulations

The eagerly anticipated Senate Committee’s meeting with CFTC and SEC will be discussing the regulations on cryptocurrency. However, both the agencies have been in the picture for a long time and have taken strict actions against some big investors. Another factor worth mentioning here is the huge reduction in the bitcoin trading volume in past

The eagerly anticipated Senate Committee’s meeting with CFTC and SEC will be discussing the regulations on cryptocurrency. However, both the agencies have been in the picture for a long time and have taken strict actions against some big investors. Another factor worth mentioning here is the huge reduction in the bitcoin trading volume in past

bitcoin price drop
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bitcoin price drop
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Bitcoin falls below $6,250, But There’s Still Hope

Bitcoin, the largest cryptocurrency suffers a huge blow and bitcoin price drop down to $6,240. Amidst Asia’s tougher regulations on cryptocurrencies, it fell to its three-month lowest. It has been believed that this sell-off is the after effect of equity market meltdown. However, the crypto market has good news as well in the form of

Bitcoin, the largest cryptocurrency suffers a huge blow and bitcoin price drop down to $6,240. Amidst Asia’s tougher regulations on cryptocurrencies, it fell to its three-month lowest. It has been believed that this sell-off is the after effect of equity market meltdown. However, the crypto market has good news as well in the form of

bitcoin india
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bitcoin india
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Don’t Panic, Bitcoin is Not Banned in India Yet

As per Arun Jaitley, bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies are not legal tenders but they are also not banned yet Expert groups have been set up for the same whose report is awaited Bitcoin not a legal tender but “not banned” Last year, when Government of India considered the bitcoin among other cryptocurrencies an illegal tender,

As per Arun Jaitley, bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies are not legal tenders but they are also not banned yet Expert groups have been set up for the same whose report is awaited Bitcoin not a legal tender but “not banned” Last year, when Government of India considered the bitcoin among other cryptocurrencies an illegal tender,

dow jones bubble
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dow jones bubble
Bitcoin News

After Bitcoin, Wall Street Whines Over Dow Jones Bubble

Asset class is experiencing  “bubble burst” sentiments similar as bitcoin cryptocurrency Concern over inflationary pressures and rising bond yields have hit the stock market this week The Dow tumbles down to 666 points, registering a 15% decline since June 2016 The market scenario has led Wall Street experts to use “bubble” in reference to different

Asset class is experiencing  “bubble burst” sentiments similar as bitcoin cryptocurrency Concern over inflationary pressures and rising bond yields have hit the stock market this week The Dow tumbles down to 666 points, registering a 15% decline since June 2016 The market scenario has led Wall Street experts to use “bubble” in reference to different

Vinchain ICO raises $1 million
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Vinchain ICO raises $1 million
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PR: Vinchain ICO Raises $1 Million Within 24 Hours

VinChain, a blockchain-based decentralized platform for vehicle information, launched its much anticipated ICO on February 1, 2018. The eager investors of the ICO contributed about $1.5 million at current prices with 1670 ETH in less than 24 hours.   Vinchain’s ICO for decentralized vehicle information platform VinChain basically leverages the power of blockchain technology to

VinChain, a blockchain-based decentralized platform for vehicle information, launched its much anticipated ICO on February 1, 2018. The eager investors of the ICO contributed about $1.5 million at current prices with 1670 ETH in less than 24 hours.   Vinchain’s ICO for decentralized vehicle information platform VinChain basically leverages the power of blockchain technology to

5 Most Common Bitcoin Myths
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5 Most Common Bitcoin Myths
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Busting 5 Most Common Bitcoin Myths

You probably thought these bitcoin myths were a fact. Let’s see how much you can score? It all began with a white paper called “Peer-to-Peer Electronic Cash System”. Since bitcoin’s inception in 2009 by someone known as Satoshi Nakamoto(whose real identity is still not known), it even achieved a record price of $20,000 per coin

You probably thought these bitcoin myths were a fact. Let’s see how much you can score? It all began with a white paper called “Peer-to-Peer Electronic Cash System”. Since bitcoin’s inception in 2009 by someone known as Satoshi Nakamoto(whose real identity is still not known), it even achieved a record price of $20,000 per coin

IOHK’s Daedalus Wallet Integrated with Ethereum Classic (ETC)
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IOHK’s Daedalus Wallet Integrated with Ethereum Classic (ETC)
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IOHK Daedalus Wallet Integrated with Ethereum Classic (ETC)

IOHK made an announcement of its user-friendly and secure Daedalus wallet’s integration with ethereum classic(ETC). Daedalus will now support ADA as well as ETC tokens. Daedalus Wallet Now Supports ETC Today, the Input-Output Hong Kong (IOHK), a prominent blockchain research and development company made an official announcement about the integration of its highly-engineered Daedalus wallet

IOHK made an announcement of its user-friendly and secure Daedalus wallet’s integration with ethereum classic(ETC). Daedalus will now support ADA as well as ETC tokens. Daedalus Wallet Now Supports ETC Today, the Input-Output Hong Kong (IOHK), a prominent blockchain research and development company made an official announcement about the integration of its highly-engineered Daedalus wallet

EU Partners with ConsenSys for its Blockchain Observatory & Forum
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EU Partners with ConsenSys for its Blockchain Observatory & Forum
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EU Partners with ConsenSys for its Blockchain Observatory & Forum

European Commission (EU) is partnering with the prominent ethereum backed startup ConsenSys to launch its EU Blockchain Observatory and Forum. EU is running with the singular focus on benefiting from blockchain opportunities by encouraging the citizens, European industry, and government. A Partnership with a $425 Million Budget ConsenSys is one of the leading startups of

European Commission (EU) is partnering with the prominent ethereum backed startup ConsenSys to launch its EU Blockchain Observatory and Forum. EU is running with the singular focus on benefiting from blockchain opportunities by encouraging the citizens, European industry, and government. A Partnership with a $425 Million Budget ConsenSys is one of the leading startups of

Key Features of Petro ICO Whitepaper
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Key Features of Petro ICO Whitepaper
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Venezuelan Petro’s $5 Billion ICO Whitepaper Released

Petro, Venezuela’s oil-backed cryptocurrency released its official whitepaper on Wednesday. The highly anticipated document that is signed off by president Nicolas Maduro outlines the crowdsale mechanism and token model that will be used to launch the ethereum based Petro in February. The white paper is now available for scrutiny. Maduro’s $5 Billion ICO – Petro

Petro, Venezuela’s oil-backed cryptocurrency released its official whitepaper on Wednesday. The highly anticipated document that is signed off by president Nicolas Maduro outlines the crowdsale mechanism and token model that will be used to launch the ethereum based Petro in February. The white paper is now available for scrutiny. Maduro’s $5 Billion ICO – Petro

Jaitley Puts an End To Cryptocurrency Celebrations in India
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Jaitley Puts an End To Cryptocurrency Celebrations in India
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Jaitley Puts an End To Cryptocurrency Celebrations in India

With the presentation of 2018’s Budget, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley put an end to the cryptocurrency issue by discouraging its usage. However, Jaitley favoured Blockchain technology and mentioned the government will adopt it. Reports have suggested that ROC has stopped registering such companies and several banks have frozen these accounts. Jaitley crushed any hopes of

With the presentation of 2018’s Budget, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley put an end to the cryptocurrency issue by discouraging its usage. However, Jaitley favoured Blockchain technology and mentioned the government will adopt it. Reports have suggested that ROC has stopped registering such companies and several banks have frozen these accounts. Jaitley crushed any hopes of

robinhood crypto trading
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robinhood crypto trading
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Understanding Robinhood, No Fee Cryptocurrency Exchange

Why Cryptocurrency community is excited about Robinhood? The US-based no-commission stock trading app, Robinhood made the headlines by announcing yesterday that it will let you buy and sell cryptocurrencies such as Bitcoin and Ethereum. Starting in February, you would be able to trade in cryptocurrencies on this platform without any added transaction fees. Whereas other

Why Cryptocurrency community is excited about Robinhood? The US-based no-commission stock trading app, Robinhood made the headlines by announcing yesterday that it will let you buy and sell cryptocurrencies such as Bitcoin and Ethereum. Starting in February, you would be able to trade in cryptocurrencies on this platform without any added transaction fees. Whereas other

Stripe’s Favourable Comments Take OMG on the Rise
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Stripe’s Favourable Comments Take OMG on the Rise
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Stripe’s Favourable Comments Take OMG Token on the Rise

OmiseGo’s OMG token is an ethereum based, open source public blockchain that has been going downward with the market flow. Now, as Stripe made plans to stop accepting bitcoin in April and spoke positively on OmiseGo, OMG has reversed the losses and recovered some of its previous levels. Stripe’s positive comments resulted in OMG’s price

OmiseGo’s OMG token is an ethereum based, open source public blockchain that has been going downward with the market flow. Now, as Stripe made plans to stop accepting bitcoin in April and spoke positively on OmiseGo, OMG has reversed the losses and recovered some of its previous levels. Stripe’s positive comments resulted in OMG’s price

France To Put Regulations On the Cryptocurrency Market
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France To Put Regulations On the Cryptocurrency Market
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France To Put Regulations On the Cryptocurrency Market

The latest country that is now looking to combat the reports of cryptocurrency tax evasion and money laundering in the cryptocurrency market in France. Bruno Le Maire, the finance minister of the country expressed his interest in a regulatory framework and new guidelines for the digital currency ecosystem. France wants to regulate the bitcoin and

The latest country that is now looking to combat the reports of cryptocurrency tax evasion and money laundering in the cryptocurrency market in France. Bruno Le Maire, the finance minister of the country expressed his interest in a regulatory framework and new guidelines for the digital currency ecosystem. France wants to regulate the bitcoin and

Japan-South Korea Remittance Experiment using Ripple Starts Its 2nd Round
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Japan-South Korea Remittance Experiment using Ripple Starts Its 2nd Round
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Japan-South Korea Remittance Experiment using Ripple Starts Its 2nd Round

South Korea’s Woori Bank has started the second round of Japan-Korea overseas remittance experiment built on Ripple. It is expected to complete on January 30 but will take at least 5-6 months more to become a policy. 2nd Round of Overseas Remittance Experiment It has been reported in December that the Japanese financial institutions will

South Korea’s Woori Bank has started the second round of Japan-Korea overseas remittance experiment built on Ripple. It is expected to complete on January 30 but will take at least 5-6 months more to become a policy. 2nd Round of Overseas Remittance Experiment It has been reported in December that the Japanese financial institutions will

Spain Makes The First Real Estate Sale With Bitcoins
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Spain Makes The First Real Estate Sale With Bitcoins
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Spain Makes The First Real Estate Sale With Bitcoins

In an another effort to make cryptocurrencies mainstream, Spain has also made the first real estate bitcoin sale in the country. The move has been a way to boost the sales and revitalize the real estate market. You can use bitcoin to pay for your home Mister Piso is the Spain based real estate company

In an another effort to make cryptocurrencies mainstream, Spain has also made the first real estate bitcoin sale in the country. The move has been a way to boost the sales and revitalize the real estate market. You can use bitcoin to pay for your home Mister Piso is the Spain based real estate company

Bitcoin Drops Massively amid China’s another Crackdown on Cryptocurrency
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Bitcoin Drops Massively amid China’s another Crackdown on Cryptocurrency
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Bitcoin Drops Amid China’s Another Crackdown on Cryptocurrency

The price of the bitcoin dropped to $11, 870 that is about 14% decline in the last 24 hours. Following to the reports of China cracking down on the cryptocurrency again, it may seem like a valid reason for the bitcoin drop but the logic defies the same. Red Alert in Crypto Market   Bitcoin

The price of the bitcoin dropped to $11, 870 that is about 14% decline in the last 24 hours. Following to the reports of China cracking down on the cryptocurrency again, it may seem like a valid reason for the bitcoin drop but the logic defies the same. Red Alert in Crypto Market   Bitcoin

bitcoin debit cards suspended
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bitcoin debit cards suspended
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The suspension of bitcoin debit cards scrambles the Bitcoin Market for a day

A huge number of Visa clients are currently scrambling to make sense of how to get to their digital money subsidize after the said installment organize puts a suspension to its association with different bitcoin debit cards or cryptographic money card suppliers – including Wave Crest as announced on January 5, 2018. To elucidate on

A huge number of Visa clients are currently scrambling to make sense of how to get to their digital money subsidize after the said installment organize puts a suspension to its association with different bitcoin debit cards or cryptographic money card suppliers – including Wave Crest as announced on January 5, 2018. To elucidate on

Bitcoin miners
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Bitcoin miners
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China in action again, imposes power restrictions on Bitcoin miners

China in action again China announced restrictions on electricity supply for the Bitcoin miners. This step of blocking the digital currency mining is said to have a motif of saving of thousands of electricity units and reduction in cases of tax evasion in China. China takes curbing measures on growing cryptocurrency market by limiting the

China in action again China announced restrictions on electricity supply for the Bitcoin miners. This step of blocking the digital currency mining is said to have a motif of saving of thousands of electricity units and reduction in cases of tax evasion in China. China takes curbing measures on growing cryptocurrency market by limiting the