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Crypto Enthusiasts Express Concern That Banks Could Take Over Bitcoin
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Crypto Enthusiasts Express Concern That Banks Could Take Over Bitcoin

A number of Bitcoin holders are expressing their displeasure over the green light received by Wall Street to enter the Bitcoin market. Their concern is that allowing banks entry into the Bitcoin market is an indirect way of introducing corruption into the syst...
Goldman Sachs CEO On Bitcoin: ‘We’ll Get To It’
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Goldman Sachs CEO On Bitcoin: ‘We’ll Get To It’

Media mogul Michael Bloomberg and Goldman Sachs CEO Lloyd Blankfein spoke about their feelings on bitcoin during a recent interview. On November 30, 2017, Goldman Sachs CEO Lloyd Blankfein, during a joint interview with Michael Bloomberg, said, "If [bit...
Tezos Execs Want To Finance Legal Defense With Token Offering Funds
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Tezos Execs Want To Finance Legal Defense With Token Offering Funds

Tezos co-founders Arthur and Kathleen Breitman are reportedly hoping to use money raised in the company’s token offering to pay their legal bills as they defend themselves against class-action lawsuits alleging fraud and the sale of unregistered securities. ...
Change of Sentiment Coming For Bitcoin as Bankers Continue Their FUD
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Change of Sentiment Coming For Bitcoin as Bankers Continue Their FUD

As a wave of good sentiment washes over the perception of Bitcoin, naysayers still abound - banking establishment. The latest ramblings from a banking head came at a conference this week in China., Bank of France Governor Francois Villeroy de Galhau reacted...
Bitcoin Not Yet Legal Currency Says Indian Finance Minister
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Bitcoin Not Yet Legal Currency Says Indian Finance Minister

Indian Finance Minister Arun Jaitley has claimed that the government of India is yet to recognize Bitcoin as a legal tender in the country as of late November 2017. He did point out that the recommendations regarding the possible legalization of Bitcoin and ot...
Buying Bitcoin On a Margin: Winning Big or Losing Your Shirt
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Buying Bitcoin On a Margin: Winning Big or Losing Your Shirt

On November 29 there were quite a few bitcoin market spikes, and so-called flash crashes on exchanges, according to traders on social media and forums. One particular group of traders that really felt the storm when markets got turbulent were margin traders on...
How to Protect Your Bitcoin and Your Privacy When Passing Through Customs
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How to Protect Your Bitcoin and Your Privacy When Passing Through Customs

Border patrol don’t like bitcoin. In fact they dislike anything they don’t understand or have been programmed to distrust. Encryption, cryptocurrency, graphics cards, all of the tech we take for granted is anathema to suspicious customs agents. Whether you’re ...
India’s Bitcoin Fever Sees Trade Volumes and Exchange Sign-ups Spike
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India’s Bitcoin Fever Sees Trade Volumes and Exchange Sign-ups Spike

Bitcoin is trending in India as the decentralized currency reached new price highs this week. According to multiple reports, the country’s top exchanges Zebpay, Coinsecure, Unocoin, and Bitxoxo are seeing unprecedented user sign-ups and massive trade volumes. ...
Coinbase Ordered to Hand Over 14,000 User Accounts to the IRS
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Coinbase Ordered to Hand Over 14,000 User Accounts to the IRS

If you happen to be one of the 14,000 Coinbase users who’ve received over $20,000 through its accounts, the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) will soon have access to those identifying records. After more than a year, when the case was initially filed, which a...
JPMorgan Strategist: Bitcoin Futures Could ‘Elevate Cryptocurrencies Into an Emerging Asset Class’
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JPMorgan Strategist: Bitcoin Futures Could ‘Elevate Cryptocurrencies Into an Emerging Asset Class’

JPMorgan CEO Jamie Dimon might consider bitcoin to be a “fraud” that “will not end well,” but one of his top strategists anticipates that the launch of bitcoin futures could turn cryptocurrencies into “an emerging asset class.” As reported by CNBC, Nikolaos...