Tag: Erik Voorhees

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    US Agencies Top List of Law Enforcement Requests Sent to Crypto Exchanges

    As the crypto industry grows, its increased use by both innocent cryptocurrency investors and malicious cyber criminals does as well. This has prompted government agencies and financial market regulators to take a deeper look at crypto transactions in order to track down potential criminal behavior in hopes of...

    Tony Spilotro | January 18, 2019 | 8:00 pm
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    WSJ Investigation: ShapeShift Is Being Used by Criminals, Illogical Comparison

    An investigative report has been published regarding the popular crypto exchange ShapeShift AG, a firm that is registered in Switzerland. Money laundering is the problem at hand, and the report highlights a potentially worrying theme: that ShapeShift enables anonymous users to convert Bitcoin–which authorities can’t track–into other digital currencies...

    newsbtc | September 29, 2018 | 6:02 am
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    Shapeshift Continues Product Overhaul, Drops Crypto Portfolio Feature

    ShapeShift, a leading startup in the crypto and blockchain industry, has continued its drastic product overhaul, recently revealing that it was dropping a lesser-known feature from its extensive lineup of products, services, and applications. Prism Is Shutting Down On Tuesday, ShapeShift, a Switzerland-based crypto infrastructure firm, revealed that it...

    Nick Chong | September 13, 2018 | 7:20 am
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    Lawyer: ShapeShift’s Membership Move Follows “Threats” From Regulators

    News came yesterday that the Bitcoin exchange ShapeShift are introducing a new membership initiative — implying that users will have to provide more personal data in order to use the platform’s services. ShapeShift Announces Membership Program According to the company’s Tweet, which also contained a link to a...

    newsbtc | September 6, 2018 | 7:45 am
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    Why Erik Voorhees Keeps All His Assets in Bitcoin

    If you’ve not heard of Erik Voorhees, then, chances are, you must be new to the world of Bitcoin and cryptocurrency – because he’s one of the most pre-eminent entrepreneurs in the industry. In fact, he featured heavily in Netflix’s Banking on Bitcoin documentary last year. (Worth watching,...

    Jayanand Sagar | October 10, 2017 | 10:31 am
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    Erik Voorhees Confirms He Will Dump his BTC Cash Quickly

    August 1st is almost upon us. It will be a very interesting day for all Bitcoin users around the world. People who have been waiting for Bitcoin Cash to be created will be counting down the hours as we speak. Some people are planning to gather up some...

    newsbtc | July 31, 2017 | 11:00 am
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    ShapeShift Raises $10.4 Million in Series A Funding

    The popular crypto-to-crypto exchange platform, ShapeShift has announced the successful completion of its latest Series A funding round for a sum of $10.4 million. The investment in Switzerland-based platform founded by Erik Voorhees was led by Earlybird Venture Capital and saw participation from the likes of Lakestar, FundersClub,...

    Gautham | March 30, 2017 | 9:30 pm
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    Erik Voorhees: Two Moves Could End the Bitcoin Civil War

    Bitcoin Core has made significant progress over the past few weeks in creating a more viable atmosphere to communicate with the bitcoin community. Core has successfully completed the launch of BitcoinCore.org to introduce updates of Bitcoin Core, the adoption rate of Bitcoin Improvement Proposals with a list of...

    Joseph Young | January 27, 2016 | 7:32 pm
  • BTCChina CEO Recommends 2 Megabyte Block Size Increase

    BTCChina CEO Recommends 2 Megabyte Block Size Increase

    Bobby Lee, CEO of the world’s 2nd largest bitcoin exchange BTCChina and board member of the Bitcoin Foundation has recently publicized his strong belief regarding the great block size debate. Over the past year, leading bitcoin startups, experts and the community have weighed in on the block size...

    Joseph Young | January 10, 2016 | 4:33 pm

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