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SEC Postpones Decision On NYSE Arca Listing Bitcoin ETFs
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SEC Postpones Decision On NYSE Arca Listing Bitcoin ETFs

The US Securities and Exchange Commission extended the deadline to approve or disapprove a proposed rule change associated with NYSE Arca’s potential listing of Direxion’s bitcoin-tied exchange-traded funds. On Tuesday, the Federal Register published a ...
Malta Launches First Two-way Bitcoin Atm as Global Acceptance Rises
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Malta Launches First Two-way Bitcoin Atm as Global Acceptance Rises

Cryptocurrency haven Malta has just seen the launch of its first two-way bitcoin automatic teller machine.  MALTA CONTINUES TO MAKE MOVES The Maltese machine is located at the Quickelts head office on the Sliema seafront and opened to an event report...
If Money Equals Freedom of Speech, What About Bitcoin?
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If Money Equals Freedom of Speech, What About Bitcoin?

The U.S. Supreme Court equates money with freedom of speech. Now, The Financial Services Committee of the U.S. House of Representatives is trying to determine whether or not Bitcoin is money. If so, should Bitcoin also be equated with freedom of speech?  ...
Fusang Investment Office Prepares to Launch a Custodial Bitcoin Service
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Fusang Investment Office Prepares to Launch a Custodial Bitcoin Service

Cryptocurrency custody services are in high demand. Institutional investors and wealthy individuals show an increasing interest in Bitcoin and other currencies. For Fusang Investment Office, this is an excellent time to expand their presence in the cry...
Hashflare Shuts Down Bitcoin Mining Services, Users Struggle to Withdraw Funds
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Hashflare Shuts Down Bitcoin Mining Services, Users Struggle to Withdraw Funds

HashFlare, a cryptocurrency cloud mining services, has shut down its Bitcoin mining service. The platform also terminated all related BTC mining contracts citing lack of profitability in operation. The price of the Bitcoin, the top-ranked cryptocurrency has st...
Bitcoin’s Future Looks Bright for the First Time in 2018
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Bitcoin’s Future Looks Bright for the First Time in 2018

Bitcoin has seen a bombardment of negative publicity and volatility as it’s price plummeted from December highs of almost $20,000 per coin to where it currently sits in the mid $7,000s. However, with this extreme volatility, the trends seemed to have switched ...
Bitmain Looks to Expand their Development Center in Israel; Opens Shop in San Jose, California
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Bitmain Looks to Expand their Development Center in Israel; Opens Shop in San Jose, California

Bitmain, the Chinese Bitcoin mining giant currently valued at $12 billion, is looking to expand their Development Center in Israel and recruit more than 40 people. The new round of recruitment will triple the current number of employees at the Ra’anana center ...
Billionaire Hedge Fund Manager Has One Percent of his Net Worth in Bitcoin
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Billionaire Hedge Fund Manager Has One Percent of his Net Worth in Bitcoin

Marc Lasry, the billionaire co-founder of Avenue Capital Group, whose net worth is estimated to be at around $1.68 billion, has invested $16.8 million in bitcoin. Bitcoin Investments Explained When asked about his personal investment in bitcoin, Lasry expl...
Bitcoin Makes Major Headway: CFA Exam Will Now Include Crypto Topics
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Bitcoin Makes Major Headway: CFA Exam Will Now Include Crypto Topics

Cryptocurrencies and blockchain technologies are making serious headway in the financial industry, the most recent sign being the decision by the CFA Institute, which offers the Chartered Financial Analyst designation, a three-level program, to include cryptoc...