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Belarus Legalizes Cryptocurrencies and ICOs – Tax-Free for Five Years

Economy & Regulation The president of Belarus, Alexander Lukashenko, has signed a decree which legalizes cryptocurrencies, initial coin offerings (ICOs), and smart contracts. All crypto transactions and related income, including from mining, will be tax-free for the next five years. Also read: South Korea Clarifies Position After Reports of Possible Ban on All Crypto Transactions Legalizing […]

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PressCoin vs Civil, Steemit, WikiTribune, and De-Correspondent

Bitcoinist.net · December 22, 2017 · 6:30 pm PressCoin aims to change the state of the public sphere with a range of interconnected platforms, built on the blockchain, powered by the NEWS utility token. The ICO is underway. Introduction and Summary It is worth noting at the outset that PressCoin has stated that it unequivocally […]

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BANKEX Ranked One of the Top 20 ICOs of All Time

Bitcoinist.net · December 21, 2017 · 9:00 pm BANKEX is now ranked among the leading 20 ICOs globally, raising an equivalent of $60 million in just three weeks. The period of the token sale will soon be over. FinTech company BANKEX, developing the unique Proof-of-Asset Protocol for real-world asset tokenization, has been assessed by ICO […]

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The Most Pointless Cryptocurrency Tokens Ever Invented

Featured Just as Satoshi’s vision wasn’t 1,000 bitcoin forks, the vision of ethereum founder Vitalik Buterin wasn’t to decentralize the parenting industry. This year, an avalanche of ridiculous ERC20 tokens have been issued that take vaporware to the next level. From bananas on the blockchain to smart contract-based tombstones, these are the most pointless cryptocurrency […]

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Blockchain Leaders Coinfirm, NEO and QRC Partner to Build Smart Economy Ecosystem

Bitcoinist.net · December 13, 2017 · 3:00 pm AML/CTF risk and compliance platform Coinfirm, China-based blockchain giant NEO and blockchain venture platform QRC collaborate to address an industry-wide regulatory roadblock and to build a compliant blockchain economy. LONDON, 13 December 2017 – Regtech leader Coinfirm announced today it has partnered with the blockchain platform NEO […]

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What Could Go Wrong? | Zero Hedge

Authored by Nicholas Colas via DataTrek Research, Since we started DataTrek back in October, we’ve been positive on US stocks. That’s been the right call, and we’re sticking with it. Our basic argument: corporate earnings are high and still rising, long-term interest rates remain low and stable, and both US and global economies continue to […]

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African Governments Hesitant on Bitcoin and Cryptocurrencies

Regulation Governments across Africa are striking a firm tone regarding bitcoin and cryptocurrencies, with Algeria’s congress expected to ban all cryptocurrencies, and Kenya’s central bank warning against the risks of cryptocurrency, and an advisor to Ghana’s ministry of communications describing “fear of the unknown” as the principal barrier to greater adoption of virtual currencies. In […]

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How Turkey, Iran, Russia, And India Are Playing The New Silk Roads

Authored by Pepe Escobar via The Asia Times, A pacified Syria is key to the economic integration of Eurasia through energy and transportation connections… Vladimir Putin, Recep Tayyip Erdogan and Hassan Rouhani will hold a summit this Wednesday in Sochi to discuss Syria. Russia, Turkey and Iran are the three power players at the Astana […]

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AdEx partners with INK to bring blockchain into the advertising space

The Ad space is about to get a major boost. AdEx is championing this cause by leveraging the blockchain technology and smart contracts. As one of the most innovative and largest decentralized ad platform, AdEx will bring transparency in the interactions between ad agencies and the entire ad industry. In collaboration with some names in […]

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Cryptocurrency Linked Assets Are the Future of Investing

The cryptocurrency industry has received the recognition of being one of the fastest growing industry segments, with unparalleled opportunities. However, the crypto-industry has been struggling to reach its full potential due to various long-standing challenges which are hampering progress. Despite its ambiguous relationship with the traditional financial sphere as its competitor and potential partner, an […]

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