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Roboforex Adds Bitcoin Cash and Three Other Cryptocurrency CFDs for Trading

Finance Another major international leveraged trading brokerage has launched a contract-for-difference (CFD) for Bitcoin Cash paired against the US dollar. This means that Roboforex clients gain today the ability to trade the instrument on the most popular platform in the retail forex market, MT4. Also Read: China to Block Access to International Cryptocurrency Exchanges Bitcoin […]

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Steve Wozniak Liquidates Majority of His Bitcoin Holdings

News Apple co-founder, Steve Wozniak, recently stated that he has liquidated most of his bitcoin holdings whilst speaking at a business forum in Sweden. Mr. Wozniak has previously stated that he had purchased bitcoin for approximately $700 USD, suggesting that he likely realized gains of more than 1000%. Also Read: China Censors Cryptocurrency Ads on Search […]

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China to Block Access to International Cryptocurrency Exchanges

Regulation We know you heard this one before, but China wants to ban bitcoin…again. Only this time the government plans to use one of its most far reaching tools, the Great Firewall of China, to completely prevent anyone in the country from reaching foreign exchange sites. Unless they have the technical capability to bypass it, […]

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International Market Maintains Demand for Chinese Mining Hardware

Mining The future for manufacturers of bitcoin mining hardware in China appears bright despite reports that the Chinese central government will seek to rein in the power consumption of mining companies operating within its borders. Hong Kong-based media outlet, South China Morning Post, has reported that there is considerable international demand for Chinese mining hardware […]

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China Censors Cryptocurrency Ads on Search Engines and Social Media

Regulation Hong Kong-based media have reported that the country’s major search engines and social media networks do not appear to be presenting paid adverts for products or companies associated with bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies. Reports have alleged that the censorship of cryptocurrency ads may date back to the announcement that The People’s Bank of China […]

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Large European Power Company Will Not Sell Electricity to Crypto-Miners

News This week one of Europe’s largest power companies, Enel, has announced the firm has absolutely “no interest whatsoever in selling power” to cryptocurrency miners. Also read: Dead again? In Reality Bitcoin Is Up 729% Since Last February One of Europe’s Largest Power Companies Allegedly Evaluated Cryptocurrency Mining Operations The Italian multinational renewable-energy corporation located in […]

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Why these early retirees won’t touch bitcoin or other cryptos — and neither should you

As early retirees, the question we’ve started getting more than any other, from people who are pros at investing to folks who want to start from scratch is, “Should I buy bitcoin? You guys own bitcoin, right?” Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies have been getting a lot more news lately as valuations have skyrocketed and plummeted, […]

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Earnings worries weigh on Asian markets

Stock indexes in Japan and South Korea saw earnings-related hits early Friday, with Samsung Electronics falling 3% following rival and customer Apple’s latest-quarter results. Apple AAPL, +0.21%   reported a slight drop in sales to end 2017 and give a downbeat revenue forecast for this quarter. But shares still rose 3.4% in after-hours trading as […]

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Asian markets mixed ahead of Trump’s State of the Union speech

Stocks markets in Asia mostly continued to weaken early Wednesday as investors awaited U.S. President Donald Trump’s State of the Union address. The Dow Jones Industrial Average suffered its worst day since May on Tuesday and several Asian equity benchmarks saw their biggest losses in weeks. Some regional markets were down about 0.5% Wednesday though […]

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Singapore Mall Sells Cryptocurrency Mining Hardware

Mining Cryptocurrency miners in Singapore can now buy their rigs pre-assembled right at the mall as more retail computer hardware shops enter this booming market. This is another strong sign of how retailers are diversifying away from their traditional costumers such as PC gamers, all due to the allure of cryptocurrency earnings. Also Read: Dr. […]

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