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Neutral $50 Million ICO Lands Crypto Lender SALT in Hot Water with SEC: WSJ

SALT Lending, a cryptocurrency loan provider who raised tens of millions of dollars during through an initial coin offering (ICO) with support from crypto pioneer Erik Voorhees, has become the latest blockchain firm to attract the attention of US securities regulators. Crypto Loan Provider SALT under SEC Investigation The Wall Street Journal reports that theThe post $50 Million ICO Lands Crypto Lender SALT in Hot Water with SEC: WSJ appeared first on CCN

11/17/2018 / 19:35:25

ICO News | News | Regulation | Erik Voorhees | SALT Lending | satoshidice | sec | ShapeShift | | ICO|Regulation|Blockchain

Neutral How the next financial crisis is set to see people turn to cryptocurrency

Crypto money is where the world will be headed longer term, argues ShapeShift’s boss… The boss of cryptocurrency exchange ShapeShift looks like he’s coming through what’s been a tricky time for his company. The exchange launched off the back of promises of no registration for users, but at the start of September, it had to […]CryptoNewsReview.

11/12/2018 / 05:55:14

Crypto | News | Erik Voorhees | shapeshift | | Exchange

Neutral Economists: Huge Cryptocurrency Boom Predicted, US Dollar likely to fall sharply in 2020

Published on CoinnounceErik Voorhees, The Chief Executive Office of Shapeshift Wallet and Exchange says that the increasing debt of the US Government which is currently around $21.7 Trillion will certainly cause cryptocurrency to rise sharply. Erik said: “When the next global financial crisis occurs, and the world realizes organizations with $20 trillion in debt can’t possibly ever […]Coinnounce.

11/11/2018 / 10:46:21

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Neutral Ethereum Price Watch: Currency Stays Put Near $215 Region in Wake of Fresh New Exit Scam

At press time, Ether is trading at a stable price point of $214.06, thereby showcasing a minor value gain of around 1.45% since yesterday afternoon. As is clear from the chart below, ETH has finally found some stability after having dipped below the $200 threshold around a week back. However, as an overall bearish sentiment […]The post Ethereum Price Watch: Currency Stays Put Near $215 Region in Wake of Fresh New Exit Scam appeared first on NullTX.

11/10/2018 / 14:05:04

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Neutral Markets Update: Bitcoin Cash Prices See Steady Gains Over the Last Two Days

Since our last markets update five days ago, cryptocurrency traders saw a lower range of volumes after cryptocurrency prices dropped in value. Now, this Saturday during the weekend trading sessions, most of the top digital asset prices have seen some slight gains between 1-5% over the last 24 hours. But one digital currency, bitcoin cash, […]Bitcoin News.

11/03/2018 / 17:00:55

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Neutral ‘Decentralized’ Exchange IDEX to Introduce Full KYC

IDEX, the world’s most popular decentralized exchange, is to transition to a full verification model. The move comes days after the platform began excluding residents of New York State as part of its compliance efforts. Its latest measure, described by IDEX as “pragmatic decentralization” has drawn ire from a segment of the cryptocurrency community. Also […]Bitcoin News.

11/02/2018 / 18:15:37

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Neutral Drivechain Project Sees an Influx of Development Since Launch

Software developer Paul Sztorc revealed on Sept. 24 the launch of his first iteration of Drivechain, a sidechain concept that enables a cross-chain consensus validation system based on the proxies of miners. Since then, developers have created a faucet, block explorer, a script install, side-shift transfers, transaction replays, and another chain that resembles the Bitcoin […]Bitcoin News.

10/25/2018 / 01:55:04

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Neutral Trezor Now Lets You Convert Bitcoin to Other Cryptos Right From the Device

In a recent upgrade, popular Bitcoin and cryptocurrency hardware wallet TREZOR has enabled its Model T users to exchange directly through their wallet interface, which means users no longer have to send coins from their device for conversion.   A Crypto Exchange Inside the Trezor In an attempt to make its flagship hardware wallet TREZOR Model T, the company behind it – Satoshi Labs, has announced a brand new feature which allows users to exchange cryptocurrenciesRead

10/22/2018 / 16:00:51

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Neutral Indian Cryptocurrency Exchanges See Rapid Growth in P2P Trading

Trading volumes on exchange-escrowed peer-to-peer (P2P) cryptocurrency trading platforms in India are rising rapidly amid the banking ban by the country’s central bank. “Indians are warming up to P2P in amazing ways,” the CEO of a local crypto exchange told Several other exchanges competing in the same space are seeing similar responses from their […]Bitcoin News.

10/20/2018 / 23:05:41

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Neutral 50 Indian Traders Share Thoughts on Investing, RBI Ban, Future of Crypto in India

Fifty traders who use Indian crypto exchange Instashift have shared their thoughts on the current crypto environment in India. Most of them said that they ''hodl” and would continue to invest in crypto despite regulatory uncertainty. Also read: RBI Argues Supreme Court Should Not Interfere With Its Crypto Decision Most Respondents Are Hodlers A survey was […]Bitcoin News.

10/16/2018 / 13:50:46

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Neutral An In-Depth Look at the Keepkey Cryptocurrency Hardware Wallet

Keeping cryptocurrencies safe is a fundamental part of participating in the digital economy, and hardware wallets have become popular security solutions. These days there is a slew of devices on the market, each with its own options and features. One of these is the Keepkey wallet, a product that’s been well received by digital currency […]Bitcoin News.

10/13/2018 / 17:15:32

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Neutral Cryptocurrency Exchange ShapeShift Bites Back at Money Laundering Claims

A Wall Street Journal report recently alleged that blockchain firm ShapeShift was one of the largest recipients of illicit funds. Now the firm hits back on the criticism. Posted on the company’s official blog, ShapeShift said that the overall article contains factual inaccuracies and has omitted significant details regarding how ShapeShift operates. The piece shows a misunderstanding of blockchainCCN

10/08/2018 / 09:20:13

Exchanges | News | ShapeShift | | Exchange|Blockchain

Neutral Wallet Will No Longer Feature the Shapeshift Service

This week we wanted to let our wallet users know that we are sunsetting the Shapeshift API in the Wallet. The trading platform Shapeshift has decided to change the firm’s business model to a membership platform that requires the user to submit ID/KYC information.  Also read: Bitcoin Cash Games — Play Your Favorites Faster With […]Bitcoin News.

10/05/2018 / 14:30:28

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Neutral Cryptocurrency Regulations Moving Towards Clarity, Says Investment Security Expert

Julie Myers Wood believes that the era of little or no regulations in the cryptocurrency space is fast becoming a thing of the past. The Guidepost Solutions CEO says regulators will firm up laws to protect investors from bad actors in the industry. The Sun Will Soon go Down on the Cryptocurrency ‘Wild West’ According to the Asia Times, Wood says the steady increase in suspicious activity reports (SARS) emanating from the cryptosphere has USRead

10/05/2018 / 00:00:16

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Neutral ‘Wildly Inaccuate’: ShapeShift CEO Denounces Wall Street Journal Money Laundering Claims

Cryptocurrency exchange platform ShapeShift formally hit back at what it called an “attack” on its business by the Wall Street Journal, which accused the platform of being involved in money laundering. WSJ: ShapeShift Allowed $9M Money Laundering In a blog post, CEO Erik Voorhees spelled out his distaste for the “false and absurd” content of the WSJ’s piece, which he revealed was the product of five months’ correspondence. Titled ‘How Dirty Money Disappears Into TheRead

10/04/2018 / 17:00:03

Bitcoin | Bitcoin Businesses | News | News teaser | Erik Voorhees | Money Laundering | ShapeShift | Wall Street Journal | | BTC|Exchange|Business

Neutral ShapeShift CEO Erik Voorhees Refutes WSJ’s Money Laundering Claims

The cryptocurrency industry is often mentioned in the same breath with money laundering. A recent WSJ article accused platform ShapeShift of facilitating such activity. Company CEO Erik Voorhees recently rebutted those claims. A thorough collaboration with the WSJ journalists did not yield the expected results. The Role of ShapeShift in Cryptocurrency Most cryptocurrency enthusiasts are...Live Bitcoin News.

10/03/2018 / 03:30:02

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Neutral Shapeshift CEO Responds to Wall Street Journal Laundering Claims

Reporters at the Wall Street Journal (WSJ) tied innovative ecosystem cryptocurrency exchange Shapeshift to money laundering. “How Dirty Money Disappears Into the Black Hole of Cryptocurrency,” was its published product from months of investigative journalism. The company’s CEO, Erik Voorhees, claims cooperation with the WSJ was obtained “under false pretenses.” He also charges the WSJ […]Bitcoin News.

10/02/2018 / 19:55:59

News | AML | Blockchain | Blockchain Forensics | Cryptocurrency | Erik Voorhees | Exchange | investigative journalism | Journalism | KYC | Money Laundering | N-Featured | Non-custodial crypto trading | Shapeshift | Wall Street Journal | | Exchange|BTC|Blockchain

Neutral ShapeShift boss blast “wildly inaccurate assertions” of Wall Street Journal hit-piece

Erik Voorhees, CEO of crypto exchange ShapeShift has hit back at accusation made in a Wall Street Journal article concerning his operation’s role in money laundering.  In an indignant blog, published yesterday, Voorhees alleged that WSJ journalists had worked alongside staff at the exchange for five months ''under false pretences”, that they ''omitted relevant information”, and […]The post ShapeShift boss blast ''wildly inaccurate assertions” of Wall Street Journal hit-piece appeared first on CryptoNewsReview.

10/02/2018 / 07:55:10

Crypto | Legal & Regulation | Markets | News | shapeshift | Wall Street Journal | | Exchange|Market

Negative ShapeShift CEO Erik Voorhees Refutes WSJ Reports of ‘Dirty Money’

Crypto exchange ShapeShift has refuted recent WSJ reports of money laundering, stating that such claims are “factually inaccurate and deceptive”

10/02/2018 / 02:53:00

Bitcoin | Cryptocurrency Exchange | Cryptocurrencies | Crimes | ShapeShift | | BTC|Exchange

Neutral Crypto Exchange ShapeShift Calls Money Laundering Claims 'Inaccurate and Deceptive'

ShapeShift CEO Erik Voorhees condemned a Wall Street Journal investigation claiming the exchange laundered money as being "inaccurate."

10/01/2018 / 22:10:42

Regulation | News | Business News | Crime | Subfeatured | Erik Voorhees | ShapeShift | Wall Street Journal | | Exchange|Regulation

Neutral WSJ: investigation finds $88m in laundered money using cryptocurrency

A new report has uncovered nearly $100m of funds being laundered via cryptocurrency… by Manoj Sharma for CNR At the end of last week, the Wall Street Journal published a thoroughly-investigated report of illicit funds close to $100 million being funnelled through cryptocurrencies via crypto exchanges. The article details that at least 46 exchanges were […]The post WSJ: investigation finds $88m in laundered money using cryptocurrency appeared first on CryptoNewsReview.

10/01/2018 / 05:24:31

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Neutral The Daily: Launches OTC Trading Desk, Shapeshift Relaunches Coincap

Wallet provider has created an OTC trading desk as part of its efforts to cater to institutional investors. Also in The Daily this Sunday, Shapeshift launches the redesigned Coincap tracker, Kraken lists Cardano and Qtum, and Compound offers its users the option to short cryptocurrencies. Also read: Fiat vs Crypto Laundering, Bitcoin Anniversary Cash-Ins […]Bitcoin News.

09/30/2018 / 12:45:03

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Neutral Trezor Users Can Now Exchange Cryptocurrencies Directly In-Wallet

This week the hardware wallet Trezor added the ability to buy and trade cryptocurrencies within its beta wallet’s interface. Now users can swap between eleven different digital assets without the possibility of compromising funds by leaving them on an exchange. Also read: The Bitcoin Files Protocol Provides a BCH Secured File Storage System Trezor Hardware Wallet’s […]Bitcoin News.

09/24/2018 / 14:10:28

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Neutral ShapeShift: exchange boss admits it had no choice but to introduce registration

ShapeShift boss Erik Voorhees seems as keen on user registration as the exchange’s customers… The boss of cryptocurrency exchange ShapeShift has opened up a little more about his controversial decision to add a registration requirement to the service, that had previously heavily sold itself off the back of privacy, and not needing registration at all. […]CryptoNewsReview.

09/24/2018 / 04:53:42

Crypto | Legal & Regulation | News | shapeshift | | Exchange

Neutral Crypto Exchange ShapeShift's CEO Says Move to Collect IDs Was 'Proactive'

Cryptocurrency exchange ShapeShift's decision to require user ID wasn't forced upon it but was a preemptive step to reduce legal risks, its CEO said.

09/24/2018 / 04:01:48

Regulation | Exchanges | Legal | Business News | Subfeatured | Erik Voorhees | KYC | ShapeShift | identity verification | | Regulation|Exchange

Neutral Tradeshift CEO: Blockchain Not Mature Enough to Support Global Supply Chains

The CEO and co-founder of digital invoicing firm Tradeshift has stated that blockchain has great potential for making supply chains cheaper and more efficient. However, Christian Lanng also believes that the technology is too immature and not cannot scale sufficiently for the role at present. Blockchain Needs to Scale Before It Finds Global Use in...NewsBTC.

09/19/2018 / 21:00:49

Blockchain | blockchain | Christian Lanng | Supply Chain | Tradeshift | | Blockchain|Technology

Neutral Shapeshift CEO: Bitcoin Drop Beneficial in Building Market Foundation

According to Erik Voorhees, the CEO of popular cryptocurrency trading platform ShapeShift, the bear market of Bitcoin is crucial for building market foundation and infrastructure. He explained: “Bear markets are for builders. The calm, the quiet, the disillusionment. While the fickle and fair-weather peer around with nervous insecurity, the builders become the market’s foundation, preparingCCN

09/19/2018 / 00:17:41

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Neutral Bitcoin Gold: A big failure?

Published on CoinnounceWhat is Bitcoin Gold (BTG)? It is a new cryptocurrency that is known as BTG or it is called bitcoin gold, It is a part of the original Bitcoin, which was the first launch in the year 2008 by Satoshi Nakamoto. Bitcoin Community definition for bitcoin gold “BTG is a community activated hard fork of […]The post Bitcoin Gold: A big failure? appeared first on Coinnounce.

09/18/2018 / 16:53:03

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Neutral Changelly CEO Speaks on Monero Controversy and Shapeshift Ending Anonymity [Interview]

Bitcoinist spoke with the Ilya Bere, CEO of Changelly, an instant online cryptocurrency swap service, about its main competitor Shapeshift now requiring users to prove their identity, how his company is treading the current regulatory landscape, and where he sees cryptocurrency exchanges headed as a whole.  ‘Changelly is going to do everything possible to keep its service unchanged’ Bitcoinist: First, how does your service compare to another big instant swap service like Shapeshift? Is registering mandatory?Read MoreThe post Changelly CEO Speaks on Monero Controversy and Shapeshift Ending Anonymity [Interview] appeared first on

09/16/2018 / 16:00:45

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Neutral The Daily: Shapeshift Shuts Down Prism, Jamie Dimon Wants to Be President

In today’s edition of The Daily we cover stories about Shapeshift shutting down its decentralized portfolio platform Prism, the bitcoin-hating CEO of JP Morgan, Jamie Dimon, thinking he can be elected US President, an exchange expanding to 20 more states, and further censorship of bitcoin-related accounts on Chinese social media. Also Read: 66% of Cryptocurrency […]Bitcoin News.

09/13/2018 / 10:10:52

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Neutral Shapeshift Continues Product Overhaul, Drops Crypto Portfolio Feature

ShapeShift, a leading startup in the crypto and blockchain industry, has continued its drastic product overhaul, recently revealing that it was dropping a lesser-known feature from its extensive lineup of products, services, and applications. Prism Is Shutting Down On Tuesday, ShapeShift, a Switzerland-based crypto infrastructure firm, revealed that it would be discontinuing Prism come the second...NewsBTC.

09/13/2018 / 07:20:31

Crypto | cryptocurrency | Erik Voorhees | exchange | Prism | regulation | ShapeShift | | Exchange|Regulation|Blockchain

Neutral ShapeShift shuts down Prism service before open beta

‘Re-think’ of smart contract driven fund system means service is closed before it opens, after 18 months of development. A week or so after announcing a fundamental change to its business model by introducing memberships to its exchange platform, ShapeShift has now announced the closure of its Prism service before it even makes it to […]CryptoNewsReview.

09/13/2018 / 06:31:55

Legal & Regulation | Markets | News | shapeshift | | Exchange|Market|Business

Neutral RBI Ban Hearing in Two Days – What Indian Crypto Exchanges Are Expecting

The Indian supreme court will hear all petitions against the crypto banking ban by the Reserve Bank of India on Tuesday. talked to the CEOs of several Indian exchanges to find out what they are expecting from the hearing, trader sentiment, their exchanges’ current trading volumes, and how they see the court’s ruling affecting […]Bitcoin News.

09/09/2018 / 16:55:48

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Neutral Bitcoin Price Surges From $6,190 to $6,450 in Seconds, What’s Next For BTC?

In seconds, the Bitcoin price has surged from $6,190 to $6,450, by more than 4 percent, after the dominant cryptocurrency remained in the low $6,100 region for more than 24 hours. The sudden increase in the price of Bitcoin on September 9 was not expected by the majority of analysts and investors in the cryptocurrencyThe post Bitcoin Price Surges From $6,190 to $6,450 in Seconds, What’s Next For BTC? appeared first on CCN

09/09/2018 / 10:40:33

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Neutral The Daily: Coinbase Explores Crypto ETF, Changelly Verifies Monero Traders

US exchange Coinbase is reportedly exploring possibilities to create a cryptocurrency ETF and we’ve covered the details in The Daily. Also, Bittrex announces fiat pairs for cardano and zcash, Changelly admits requesting KYC documents from clients trading privacy coins like XMR, and Monero developers find another bug. Also read: EU Urged for Common Crypto Rules, […]Bitcoin News.

09/08/2018 / 14:01:38

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Neutral Why Bitcoin Dropped by Over 10 Percent, Deleting $40 Billion From Crypto Market, Experts Explain

Bitcoin lost as much as 13 percent as the crypto market lost $40 billion. Experts weigh in, discussing various factors and the state of the market

09/07/2018 / 10:56:00

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Neutral Crypto Exchange ShapeShift Sees Criticism for Mandating Memberships with KYC Norms

Often lauded as a bastion of anonymity, financial independence and personal security, ShapeShift exchange has made a controversial move in the eyes of some users by introducing KYC (know your customer) guidelines which will require their users to register their real identities to use the service. CEO Eric Vorhees published an announcement which was postedCCN

09/07/2018 / 02:05:33

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Neutral Lawyer: ShapeShift’s Membership Move Follows “Threats” From Regulators

News came yesterday that the Bitcoin exchange ShapeShift are introducing a new membership initiative — implying that users will have to provide more personal data in order to use the platform’s services. ShapeShift Announces Membership Program According to the company’s Tweet, which also contained a link to a more expansive definition of the new terms:...The post Lawyer: ShapeShift’s Membership Move Follows ''Threats” From Regulators appeared first on NewsBTC.

09/06/2018 / 07:45:46

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Neutral ShapeShift Ends Anonymity With Announcement of Mandatory KYC Data Collection

Instant cryptocurrency exchange has become the latest cryptocurrency entity to succumb to user data collection as part of a major overhaul to its services. CEO Voorhees: It ‘Sucks’ In a blog post on September 4, CEO Erik Voorhees stated that all ShapeShift users would ultimately face “mandatory” know-your-customer (KYC) requirements in order to exchange cryptocurrency. ShapeShift introduced the changes in the form of a ‘membership’ scheme, which Voorhees says addresses user requests for more informationRead

09/05/2018 / 15:00:51

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Neutral Four Alternatives to Shapeshift

The news that Shapeshift is to move to a full custodial model, requiring KYC for anyone who wishes to swap cryptos, has sparked a wave of protests. Many users have vowed to take their business elsewhere. For cryptocurrency holders seeking a non-custodial exchange, there are several Shapeshift alternatives to choose from, with varying degrees of […]Bitcoin News.

09/05/2018 / 11:05:42

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Neutral ShapeShift announces huge policy change, faces immediate backlash

ShapeShift, the ‘no accounts’ cryptocurrency exchange, is introducing a compulsory membership scheme… The cryptocurrency exchange desk ShapeShift has announced a dramatic change in policy, that’s effectively taking away its main selling point. When it was launched, ShapeShift prided itself – and boasted – about being a ‘no accounts exchange’, That you could use its platform […]CryptoNewsReview.

09/05/2018 / 11:00:28

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Neutral Shapeshift Moves to Membership Model Requiring User Information

Non-custodial crypto trading platform Shapeshift has introduced a membership program which will soon be mandatory. CEO Erik Voorhees explains that his exchange will have to begin collecting basic personal information of its users, and there will be five membership levels. Also read: 160 Crypto Exchanges Seek to Enter Japanese Market, Regulator Reveals Shapeshift Membership Mandatory Soon […]Bitcoin News.

09/05/2018 / 02:15:31

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Neutral ‘Exchange Without Accounts’ ShapeShift to Gradually Introduce Membership Program

Huobi over the counter crypto-fiat exchange has allowed users to post ads in order to expand sales and purchases, Chinese users excluded

09/05/2018 / 00:01:00

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Neutral Crypto Exchange ShapeShift Is Moving Away From Its No-Account Model

Crypto exchange ShapeShift is launching a membership program for its users. While voluntary at first, it will soon become a mandatory feature.

09/04/2018 / 20:10:12

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Neutral Why Andreessen Horowitz Made its Biggest Investment in Crypto to Date

Created by Google, Microsoft, and Intel engineers, Dfinity Foundation is set to be the crypto sector’s biggest private token sale of 2018 valued at $2 billion. Andreessen Horowitz (A16Z) made its largest investment in the crypto sector to date through its two-month old cryptocurrency fund. A16Z was amongst five investment firms including the $1 billionCCN

08/30/2018 / 20:58:14

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Neutral Reserve Bank of India Anticipates Shift to P2P Crypto Trading

India’s central bank has released its latest annual report which includes a section dedicated to cryptocurrency. The Reserve Bank of India outlines the risks posed by crypto and emphasizes the need to monitor crypto development in anticipation that some trading may shift from exchanges to peer-to-peer (P2P) mode. Also read: Yahoo! Japan Confirms Entrance Into the Crypto […]Bitcoin News.

08/30/2018 / 07:55:15

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Neutral Is the Bitcoin Sell-Off Over? Technical Signs and Major Investors Believe so

Earlier this week, Lily Katz at Bloomberg reported that the GTI VERA Convergence Divergence Indicator suggests the Bitcoin downtrend is over. Experts have echoed a similar sentiment, expecting the bear market of the dominant cryptocurrency to come to an end in the upcoming months. According to Katz, the GTI VERA Convergence Divergence, which analyzes trend...The post Is the Bitcoin Sell-Off Over? Technical Signs and Major Investors Believe so appeared first on NewsBTC.

08/26/2018 / 12:23:52

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Neutral Why Some Bulls Expect Bitcoin to Fall Below $5,000 Prior to Big Rally

Today, Fundstrat’s Tom Lee has reaffirmed his $30,000 Bitcoin price target by December. But, other permabulls are not as optimistic as Lee about the short-term trend of Bitcoin. In May, BitMEX CEO Arthur Hayes stated that he would like to see the BTC price fall to the $5,000 region before recovering and initiating a 2017-esqeThe post Why Some Bulls Expect Bitcoin to Fall Below $5,000 Prior to Big Rally appeared first on CCN

08/25/2018 / 19:20:06

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Neutral What Is Vertpig?

Cryptocurrency enthusiasts favor convenient solutions when it comes to buying and selling their preferred coins. In the case of Vertpig, its business model is very different from what one would expect. Despite sharing similarities with ShapeShift, it focuses on Vertcoin first and foremost. The Vertpig Concept While Vertpig may not necessarily be the most appealing […]

08/25/2018 / 15:00:31

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Neutral $215 Billion: Crypto Market Continues Recovery as Bitcoin Price Hits $6,700

In the past 24 hours, the Bitcoin price has increased from $6,400 to $6,700, recording a decent increase in its daily volume. The valuation of the crypto market has increased from $210 billion to $215 billion within a two-day period, fueled by the short-term surge in the price of tokens. Ethereum-based tokens like Wanchain, Aion,The post $215 Billion: Crypto Market Continues Recovery as Bitcoin Price Hits $6,700 appeared first on CCN

08/25/2018 / 14:55:48

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Hey Sam, how is it going? But I must explain to you how all this mistaken idea of denouncing of a pleasure and praising pain was born
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Pretty good. Doing my homework.. No one rejects, dislikes, or avoids pleasure itself, because it is pleasure, but because
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Any chance to go out? To take a trivial example, which of us ever undertakes laborious physical exercise, except to obtain some advantage
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.. Maybe 40-50 mins. I don't know exactly. On the other hand, we denounce with righteous indignation and dislike men who are so beguiled
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Anyway sounds great! These cases are perfectly simple and easy to distinguish.