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  • Enforcement Trends in Cryptocurrency Today. newsbtc bitcoin news

    Enforcement Trends in Cryptocurrency Today

    Latham & Watkins—the world’s largest law firm with approximately 2,000 attorneys in the United States, Europe, the Middle East and Asia—has recently released research results on today’s enforcement trends in cryptocurrency. Since the beginning of 2015, an increasing number of government and law enforcement agencies including the Securities...

    Joseph Young | December 12, 2015 | 10:13 am
  • Links with Alleged Bitcoin Founder Craig Wright are Most Likely Forged. newsbtc bitcoin news

    Evidence Linking Craig Wright to Satoshi Nakamoto Is Forged

    On December 8, American magazine Wired “revealed” that the mysterious creator of Bitcoin—Satoshi Nakamoto—is a 44-year-old Australian computer scientist named Craig Steven Wright. Journalists from Wired Magazine provided the links of Wright’s PGP keys, which allegedly linked to Satoshi Nakamoto, as well as Wright’s blog post months before...

    Joseph Young | December 11, 2015 | 12:17 pm
  • Innovate Finance and BritishAmerican Business sign strategic partnership to champion transatlantic FinTech growth. newsbtc bitcoin news
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    Innovate Brings Fintech Startups in London and New York Together

    Innovate Finance, a non-profit membership organization serving the UK’s global FinTech community, has announced a strategic partnership with leading business association BritishAmerican Business. The collaborative initiative will connect FinTech startups in New York and London, allowing firms to expand their services and products with ease. “As the next...

    Joseph Young | December 10, 2015 | 2:36 pm
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    Coinify Boosts Presence in Southeast Asia with Payssion

    Bitcoin merchant payment gateway and financial solutions provider Coinify has announced a partnership with online payment service provider Payssion. The partnership with Hong Kong-based Payssion will allow Coinify to expand its services and target a wider range of users in SouthEast Asia, Europe, Latin America, the Middle East...

    Joseph Young | December 10, 2015 | 1:36 pm
  • Fred Wilson, bitcoin, cryptocurrency, investments, blockchain

    Beyond Bitcoin: Unique Application of the Blockchain Technology

    From multi-billion dollar financial institutions—including Goldman Sachs, JPMorgan and Citibank—to retail giants such as Overstock, global industry leaders have examined the unique applications of the blockchain technology, also known as a distributed ledger technology. A few months ago, Overstock CEO Patrick Bryne, for example, launched a blockchain-based asset...

    Joseph Young | December 10, 2015 | 11:30 am
  • Bitcoin Investment Trust. Major Factor of Recent Price Surge. newsbtc bitcoin news
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    Bitcoin Investment Trust: Major FactorRecent Bitcoin Price Surge?

    The surge in the share price of Barry Silbert-led Grayscale Bitcoin Investment Trust (GBTC) is presumed to be one of the leading factors of the recent spike of bitcoin price. BIT—the publicly-tradable shares of bitcoins operating under the ticker GBTC—was launched back in March, and represents approximately one...

    Joseph Young | December 10, 2015 | 11:00 am
  • BitX. Capitalizing on Banks Misguided Approach Toward Blockchain Technology. newsbtc bitcoin news
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    BitX: Capitalizing on Banks’ Misguided Approach Toward Blockchain Tech

    Singapore-based Bitcoin wallet, trading service provider, and merchant payment processor BitX has secured a round of funding from Southeast Asia-focused venture capital firm Venturra. Previously, the startup raised US$4 million from prominent Btcoin angel investors including Barry Silbert, as well as tech conglomerates such as South African media...

    Joseph Young | December 10, 2015 | 9:43 am
  • Montego to acquire Blockchain Technology Group. newsbtc bitcoin news. acquisition illustration

    Montego to acquire Blockchain Technology Group

    Montego Resources Inc. is set to acquire all of the issued and outstanding securities of blockchain technology and financial solutions provider Blockchain Technology Group Inc. (BTGI). “In consideration for the BTGI shares, on closing, the company will issue to the BTGI shareholders a total of 11 million common...

    Joseph Young | December 8, 2015 | 10:41 am
  • The One Chart that Tells the True Story of Bitcoin this Year. newsbtc bitcoin news
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    The Rising Trend of Bitcoin in 2015

    Bitcoin has had one of its best years since its birth in 2008 by various criteria, including the number of daily transactions and the number of newly registered wallets. According to the statistics provided by leading Bitcoin wallet service provider and blockchain data analytic platform Blockchain.info, the number...

    Joseph Young | December 6, 2015 | 2:44 pm
  • Altcoins Removal and Multipool Suspension. newsbtc bitcoin news
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    Cex.IO Terminates Support for Altcoins

    Europe-based bitcoin exchange Cex.IO has announced the termination of their support for altcoins and GHash.IO Multipool, shifting their focus toward higher-volume markets such as Bitcoin and Litecoin. Trading pairs including IXC, DVC, POT, ANC, MEC, WDC, FTC, DGB, USDE, MYR and AUR have been removed, and Multipool by...

    Joseph Young | December 6, 2015 | 2:38 pm

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