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Bitcoin plunge stops mammoth hedge-fund gains in their tracks

Investors in the cryptocurrency space didn’t have much to cheer about at the start of 2018, with the No. 1 digital currency, bitcoin, falling more than 25% in January, putting a dent in the returns of some hedge funds. According to data provided by HFR, hedge funds investing in the cryptocurrency space lost nearly 10% […]

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Most cryptocurrencies are heading to zero, says Goldman analysts

How low can cryptocurrencies go after what has been an ugly start to the year for virtual assets? For some Goldman Sachs Group Inc. analysts, the answer is zero. Steve Strongin, head of Goldman’s research unit, painted a bleak picture for proponents of digital currencies, going as far as saying that many extant cryptocurrencies are […]

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Play2Live Will Host and Broadcast Worldwide the First Esports Tournament with Crypto Prize Pool – The Merkle

Play2Live (P2L), the first full-blown blockchain-based streaming platform for gamers and esports fans, will host the world’s first esports tournament with crypto prize pool Play2Live CryptoMasters. The tournament will take place in the capital of Belarus, Minsk, and will be broadcasted by P2L worldwide in seven languages: English, Russian, Chinese, Korean, Spanish, Portuguese, and German. […]

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Zerocoin Aims to Become a Standard Crypto Currency for Online Gambling

Bitcoinist.net · February 5, 2018 · 10:00 am There seems to be a sudden surge of ICOs in the gambling space, and Zero Edge has caught our attention. It aims to create a cryptocurrency for the online gambling space and they have an ICO coming up. Zero Edge is a decentralized online casino and an open protocol […]

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Study Finds Little Correlation Between Tether Printing and Bitcoin’s Price

News Over the past few months there’s been a lot of internet chatter concerning the digital currency tether (USDT) and whether or not it’s really backed by U.S. dollars. Further, there’s been skeptics, speculators, anonymous Twitter handles, and well-researched reports that claim tether printing moved the price of BTC considerably this past year. However, just […]

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ZeroEdge.Bet – Plans to Disrupt Outdated Online Gambling Industry with Upcoming ICO – The Merkle

2 February 2018 London, UK – Next generation online casino based on blockchain technology and a single token economy is set to disrupt outdated online gambling industry. ZeroEdge.Bet is a unique blockchain based online gambling platform with 0% house edge casino games, commission-free sports betting exchange and an open-source platform for building and operating customized games […]

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Deutsche Bank’s Wealth Management Arm Advises Against Buying Bitcoin – The Merkle

Cryptocurrency users have no love lost for financial institutions. This is especially true when it comes to Deutsche Bank, which is considered by many to be “too big to fail”. It now seems the bank’s Wealth Management arm is advising users not to invest in any cryptocurrency, especially not in Bitcoin. There are a lot of […]

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Will We See a Future Bitcoin Fork Focus on Proof of Stake? – The Merkle

No one will deny that the conflicting opinions on how Bitcoin should evolve are quite amusing to follow. The course of action maintained by the Bitcoin Core developers raises a lot of questions and very few solutions to ongoing problems. We have seen hard forks pop up out of nowhere, although Bitcoin Cash is the […]

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