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Stagnation Nation: Middle Class Wealth Is Locked Up In Housing And Retirement Funds

Authored by Charles Hugh Smith via OfTwoMinds blog, The majority of middle class wealth is locked up in unproductive assets or assets that only become available upon retirement or death. One of my points in Why Governments Will Not Ban Bitcoin was to highlight how few families had the financial wherewithal to invest in bitcoin […]

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“We’ve Built A Thousand-Year Cryptocurrency” – And It Works On Multiple Blockchains

Jeff Garzik’s start-up, Bloq, is launching a new cryptocurrency which can switch between blockchains. As Coindesk reports Long a controversial figure at the center of the debate on how best to scale the public bitcoin blockchain, Garzik’s company is today announcing what it believes will be a solution to the infighting he perceives as keeping […]

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Australian Parliament to Vote on Anti-Money Laundering Bitcoin Bill – The Merkle

The last few weeks have seen numerous countries propose and debate Bitcoin regulation. Recent reports now indicate that this week, the Australian Parliament will vote on a bill meant to further strengthen the country’s laws against money laundering. Exchanges to register with AUSTRAC To put things into perspective, the proposed laws mainly consist of granting the financial intelligence regulator […]

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Ontario Securities Regulator Approves TokenFunder ICO

The Ontario Securities Commission (OSC) has given its blessing to an initial coin offering set to launch at the start of next month. In a decision posted online Oct. 23, the OSC approved the token sale organized by TokenFunder, which is developing a platform for projects aiming to raise funds through coin sales of their own. The company […]

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Cryptocurrency Will Become Available for the Most Part of the Population of Russia

St. Petersburg Social Commercial Bank (SPSCB) and MyWish plan to start a joint project following the decision of the Central Bank concerning cryptocurrency regulation. The project will open new opportunities for managing crypto assets in various real situations. The development and popularization of the blockchain industry create a demand for the development of services for […]

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Ethereum Classic Price Technical Analysis –ETC/USD’s Upsides Capped

Key Highlights Ethereum classic price failed to hold the $10.00 support against the US Dollar and declined towards $9.50. This week’s highlighted crucial bearish trend line with current resistance at $10.60 is intact on the hourly chart of the ETC/USD pair (Data feed via Kraken). The pair might correct higher, but upsides are likely to […]

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Earn Crypto for Evaluating ICOs – ICObazaar Announces ICO Review System – The Merkle

ICObazaar is a platform for blockchain startup and crowdsale evaluation. The company’s mission is to help potential investors in the crypto space make more informed decisions. In addition to providing their own ratings for all ICOs on the platform, the company just this week launched a user review system to gather ICO evaluations from the […]

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AMD Sees ‘Leveling Off’ in Cryptocurrency Mining Demand

Graphics card maker AMD reported a major sales jump in the third quarter of 2017 amid significant demand from the world’s cryptocurrency miners. On its Tuesday afternoon earnings call, the company reported $819 million in revenues from its computing and graphics division for the third quarter of 2017, a whopping 74 percent increase over the […]

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