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Canada Court Holds ICO Organizer in Contempt

The organizer of an initial coin offering (ICO) in Canada has been found in contempt of court following a new ruling from the Quebec Supreme Court. The Autorité des marchés financiers (AMF), Quebec’s financial regulator, published a statement on October 20 announcing that Dominic Lacroix and a related company, DL Innov inc., had allegedly ignored previous court orders […]

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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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UK Regulator: DLT Startups Are Being Denied Banking Services

U.K. startups working with distributed ledger technology are having problems accessing traditional banking services, according to a report issued last week by the U.K. Financial Conduct Authority. The financial regulator, which runs a regulatory sandbox to allow new types of companies to test “innovative products, services and business models in a live market environment,” reportedly […]

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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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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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Unikrn, an e-sports gambling site backed by Mark Cuban, raised $31 million through an ICO and everything about it is remarkable

Take out your tech buzzword bingo card. A new initial coin offering has launched, backed by a big-name tech investor, and it’s raised a vast sum of money based on an untested business model. Sound familiar? Here are the details this time: Mark Cuban initial coin offering startup missing a vowel (Unikrn) roughly $31 million […]

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MGT Capital Continues to Increase its Bitcoin Mining Capacity

Bitcoin mining operations are always fighting an uphill battle. The combination of a volatile Bitcoin price and high operating costs make most ventures unprofitable. In the case of MGT Capital, things are going a lot better than originally expected. In fact, the company wants to buy around 2,000 additional mining units from Bitmain. This goes […]

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