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Plus500 Purportedly Subject to Litigation Over Allegations Of “Rigging” CFD Markets

News Online trading platform Plus500 is reported to have become the subject of legal action, owing to accusations that the company has been “rigging” its contracts for difference (CFD) markets. Plus500 offer contracts for CFDs for shares, commodities, forex, and over half a dozen cryptocurrencies. Also Read: With Bitcoin’s Price Above $6000 USD, Satoshi Nakamoto Should […]

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Financial Tycoons and Celebrities Weigh in on Bitcoin

Finance Financial luminaries and celebrity types are talking about the bitcoin phenomenon quite a bit these days. While some of them are optimistic but hesitant, others believe the decentralized currency is a better system than gold or fiat. Also Read: Extreme Cold Storage: A Fortress of Solitude for Bitcoins Mark Cuban’s Guide to Getting Rich Includes […]

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Saudi Prince Al-Waleed: Bitcoin Is ‘Going to Implode’

Saudi Prince Al-Waleed bin Talal sharply criticized bitcoin during an appearance on CNBC today, saying that he agrees with JPMorgan CEO Jamie Dimon’s assessment that the cryptocurrency is a “fraud.” “I just don’t believe in this bitcoin thing,” Al-Waleed said, according to a transcript published by CNBC. “I think it’s just going to implode one day. […]

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Ethereum Price Technical Analysis – ETH/USD Recovers Sharply

Key Highlights ETH price after declining towards the $270 level found support against the US Dollar and recovered well. Yesterday’s highlighted major bearish trend line with resistance near $296 was broken on the hourly chart of ETH/USD (data feed via SimpleFX). The price might dip a few points from the current levels, but remain supported […]

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DRW and Other Firms Embrace High-Frequency Bitcoin Trading

Featured A large Chicago-based proprietary stock trading firm, DRW, has embraced bitcoin trading over stock trading. DRW has pivoted in accordance with shifting trends in the economy and in the fintech sector. Traditional stocks do not move like cryptocurrencies, and the higher volatility of bitcoin markets means larger gains. Other companies have also dove into […]

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Globitex: Commission-free Bitcoin Cash Trading and Token Sale

Bitcoinist.net · October 23, 2017 · 4:00 pm The institutional-grade Bitcoin exchange, co-founded by an early Bitcoin adopter Jon Matonis, has announced their token sale project to facilitate a step-change in trading volumes and liquidity. [Note: This is a press release.] October 2017, London, UK – Globitex, a Bitcoin exchange with advanced API functionality, is scaling […]

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Prince Alwaleed: Bitcoin is “Enron in the Making”

In a statement that will no doubt have many readers uttering “well, duh”, Saudi Arabian businessman and billionaire Prince Alwaleed has come out with scepticism about Bitcoin. Speaking on CNBC’s “Squawk Box”, the grandson of the first Saudi King had the following to say of the digital asset: It just doesn’t make sense. This thing […]

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