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Finding Humanity in Cryptocurrency
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Finding Humanity in Cryptocurrency

We are just under a decade removed from Satoshi Nakamoto introducing Bitcoin to the world. Since then, there have been a flurry of disruptive technologies and numerous communities around cryptocurrencies of all stripes. Fortunes have been made and lost in whir...
Fidelity Cryptocurrency Mining Operation Is Now Profitable
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Fidelity Cryptocurrency Mining Operation Is Now Profitable

Most financial industry enthusiasts will have come across the name Fidelity Investments. It is one of the largest investment firms to date, managing US$2.3 trillion worth of assets as of today. Unlike most other firms, however, Fidelity has taken a keen intere...
Fred Wilson, Prominent Investor in Cryptosphere has Mixed Feelings About Bitcoin
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Fred Wilson, Prominent Investor in Cryptosphere has Mixed Feelings About Bitcoin

Yet more figures from the world of investment and venture capital are speaking up about cryptocurrency. This time it’s the turn of Fred Wilson a prominent investor, and co-founder of Union Square Ventures. In a lengthy post on his blog, he warned of an impendi...
High-stakes gamble formed around Bitcoin vs Segwit2x debate
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High-stakes gamble formed around Bitcoin vs Segwit2x debate

A $4,300,000 USD (1000 BTC) wager has formed between Charlie Lee and co. versus Roger Ver in an unprecedented event where both parties are putting money where their mouth is on the Segwit 2x debate. Background For anyone out of the loop, the most contentio...
Crypto20-An Autonomous, Tokenized, Crypto Indexed Fund
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Crypto20-An Autonomous, Tokenized, Crypto Indexed Fund

CRYPTO20 is an autonomous crypto-only index fund that tracks the top 20 cryptocurrencies in the same way the S&P 500 tracks the top 500 US company stocks. C20 is the fund’s token and represents an investor’s share in the fund. Token-holders are able to li...
Eloplay-Leveling The Esports Playing Field
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Eloplay-Leveling The Esports Playing Field

Eloplay, the eSports platform that allows players to organize and participate in tournaments with decentralized prize pools, has announced its upcoming token sale to raise funds for the integration of additional blockchain-based features. WHY ESPORTS NEEDS EL...
Countdown To The Rhea Ico Launch
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Countdown To The Rhea Ico Launch

Rhea is launching the Crypto20 trading platform, a capitalization index of the top 20 cryptocurrencies enabling investors to hedge their investments across a range of the top rated, by market cap, cryptocurrencies. The Rhea ICO will begin on Monday, October 2n...
Hackers From North Korea Attempt To Steal Bitcoin
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Hackers From North Korea Attempt To Steal Bitcoin

Hackers from North Korea have attempted to infiltrate several cryptocurrency exchanges in South Korea, and some entities are saying that this action should serve as a wake-up call. One can definitely say that the country of North Korea is not a highly d...
SEC Chairman Anticipates ‘Pump And Dumps’ With Token Offerings
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SEC Chairman Anticipates ‘Pump And Dumps’ With Token Offerings

On Thursday, the chairman of the US Securities and Exchange Commission expressed concerns about fraudulent token offerings. On September 28, 2017, SEC chairman Jay Clayton reportedly voiced his reservations about token offerings (also called initial coin offe...
IMF May Consider Adding Cryptocurrencies To Special Drawing Right Fund
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IMF May Consider Adding Cryptocurrencies To Special Drawing Right Fund

Today, on September 29, 2017, Christine Lagarde, IMF managing director, made remarks celebrating the Bank of England's 20 years of independence over monetary policy. Lagarde asks, "How will FinTech change central banking over the next generation?" She acknowl...