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This Upstart Cryptocurrency Exchange Is Making Inroads in Canada — Bitcoin Magazine

Cryptocurrency and precious metals exchange Coinsquare is taking steps toward its goal of leading the cryptocurrency exchange market in Canada. On February 20, 2018, it announced a new partnership with Processing.com, after wrapping up a recent investment of $30 million, for a total $47 million raised in the last four months. The partnership with Processing.com […]

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JPMorgan Misses the Point, Says Crypto Isn’t Currency

Adam James · February 18, 2018 · 3:45 am Crypto isn’t currency — at least, according to American multinational banking and financial services holding company JPMorgan Chase & Co. Missing the Point JPMorgan, a New York-based institution with a history that is far from pro-crypto, claimed in a wide-ranging note to clients that cryptocurrencies only […]

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Chicago Trader Steals Over $2 Million in Bitcoin and Litecoin Cryptocurrency

Jeff Francis · February 17, 2018 · 10:30 am A Chicago trader is facing up to 20 years in prison for stealing over $2 million in Bitcoin and Litecoin cryptocurrency from his employer. Most 24-year-olds would be quite happy to be attached to a new cryptocurrency unit for a major financial entity. That’s not a […]

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Several States Spearhead Bitcoin Adoption in the U.S.

Economy & Regulation U.S. states with positive attitudes have advanced towards bitcoin legalization – a process that a growing number of elected officials consider inevitable, if not desirable. Numerous crypto-friendly bills have been introduced, and some of them have received approval in committees and houses of state legislatures. One wouldn’t necessarily think of states like […]

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Bitcoin Recovers to Test $10,000 Area

Markets and Prices The BTC markets have ramped up to test the $10,000 USD area on leading exchanges following a break above resistance at $9,000. Bitcoin has recovered by more than 60% since testing the $6,000 area on February 6th. Also Read: Coinbase Develops Bitpay Competitor Supporting BTC, BCH, ETH and LTC Bitcoin Tests $10,000 Bitcoin […]

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Coinbase admits glitch that overcharged crypto customers, promises refunds

Coinbase inc., the leading cryptocurrency exchange, admitted Thursday that a glitch in its system had accidentally charged some customers multiple times for a single purchase — with some users saying their bank accounts were drained by the error. Outraged customers have been complaining on Reddit for days about the unauthorized charges. One user reported they […]

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Report Claims LTC is Second Most Adopted Currency on Dark Marketplaces

News A recent study has revealed Litecoin to be the second most adopted means of payment among dark marketplaces. The study also indicated a significant increase in adoption of Monero among English-speaking platforms. Also Read: South Korean Prosecutor Fights to Confiscate Bitcoins from Criminal Proceeds Dark Marketplaces Increase Altcoin Adoption The study, conducted by Recorded Future, […]

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Out of 250,000 cryptocurrency traders, less than 100 paid taxes, according to survey

As nearly all major digital assets on Wednesday were rallying, the cryptocurrency market was contemplating a notable climb in Litecoin and questions about which digital-asset traders are forking over money to the Internal Revenue Service. Almost no one is paying taxes Of the first 250,000 tax filings, less than 100 people reported owning any cryptocurrency, […]

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It’s High Time Financial Institutions Consider Crypto as a Tool for Efficient Money Transfers

Pini Raviv · February 14, 2018 · 11:30 pm Blockchain technology is causing massive disruptions across a wide range of industries, markets, and economies. Bitcoin, the most popular blockchain application has shown the world first-hand how the decentralized nature of blockchain could cause a paradigm shift in the global economic landscape. Beyond Bitcoin, other cryptocurrencies […]

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