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Clampdown on Cryptocurrencies continue in South Korea

Another week passes and another Asian nation makes moves to regulate the rising tide of interest and investment in cryptocurrencies. Last week it was Vietnam’s turn to ban them, this week South Korea’s central bank announced that it wants to regulate Bitcoin as a commodity as opposed to a currency. However, instead of outlawing cryptos […]

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Ethereum Classic Price Technical Analysis – ETC/USD Trades Positive

Key Highlights Ethereum classic price traded higher and moved above the $10.60 resistance against the US Dollar. There was a break above a bearish trend line with resistance at $10.30 on the hourly chart of the ETC/USD pair (Data feed via Kraken). The pair might correct a few points, but it remains supported on the […]

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PR: Blockchain Retail Startup Pundi X Raises over Usd 4 Million to Successfully Complete Pre-Sale ICO

This is a paid press release, which contains forward looking statements, and should be treated as advertising or promotional material. Bitcoin.com does not endorse nor support this product/service. Bitcoin.com is not responsible for or liable for any content, accuracy or quality within the press release. JAKARTA, Indonesia – Pundi X, a blockchain startup that aims […]

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30% of Bill Miller’s Hedge Fund Is Invested in Bitcoin

Featured Bill Miller, former chairman of Legg Mason Value Trust mutual fund, and current chairman of Miller Value Partners LLC, has revealed that bitcoin holdings comprise approximately 30% of the assets in Miller Value Partner’s MVP 1 hedge fund. Also Read: Wall Street Hedge Funds Rush to Cryptocurrencies, 90 Bitcoin-Like This Year Alone The Share […]

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SEC Details Enforcement Objectives of New Cyber Unit

Regulation The co-director of the United States Securities and Exchanges Commission (SEC)’s Division of Enforcement, Stephanie Avakian, has outlined the mission and enforcement aims of the regulator’s recently formed Cyber Unit and Retail Strategy Task Force. Speaking at a recent Securities Enforcement Forum, the co-director has detailed the objectives of the new unit, including issues […]

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10 Celebrities You Didn’t Know Were Into Cryptocurrency – The Merkle

Celebrities are always looking for ways to gain more exposure and put their existing clout to good use. That isn’t always easy, mind you, as opportunities aren’t necessarily a dime a dozen these days. This would certainly explain why so many celebrities have jumped on the cryptocurrency bandwagon as of late. Below are some of the […]

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“Worse Than Tulips…” And Other Enduring Misconceptions About Crypto Assets

Via CoinDesk.com, Chris Burniske is a cofounder of Placeholder Ventures in New York and former blockchain products lead at ARK Investment Management LLC. Jack Tatar is an angel investor and advisor to startups. In this opinion piece, adapted from their book Cryptoassets: The Innovative Investor’s Guide to Bitcoin and Beyond, they explain what mainstream financial commentators still don’t understand […]

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UK Firm On-line Plc Shares Surge in Value due to Rebrand to On-line Blockchain Plc

Blockchain is the buzzword in the financial sector these days. Even companies not even working on this technology will gladly use the term for financial gain. On-line PLC, a British company, try to conduct an experiment. The company added “blockchain” to the name and shares jumped in value immediately So much even the value increased […]

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