Posts Tagged ‘Bitcoin’
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This Japanese Tech Giant Is About To Start Paying Its Employees In Bitcoin

by Samuel Raeon December 12, 2017
GMO Internet Group is one of the largest technology companies in Japan. At its most recent price on the Tokyo stock exchange, the company commanded a market capitalization of more than $2 billion and its operations spa a whole range of different technology subsectors, including internet infrastructure services, including domain registration, web hosting and online […]
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Here’s What’s Happening With Litecoin Right Now

by Samuel Raeon December 11, 2017
Litecoin has been one of the top performing coins over the last twenty-four hours, running towards the $200 level with breakneck speed. Whether it will reach it near term remains to be seen (we’ve seen markets cool off somewhat over the last couple of days in many other crypto type assets) but one thing seems […]


Bitcoin Over $14,000 – What’s Fueling The Rise?

by JP Buntinxon December 11, 2017
For what seems like the third or fourth time in 2017, bitcoin’s price is climbing to highs that many once viewed as unrealistic. At the time of this writing it has just passed over $14,000 for the first time, and is showing no signs of slowing down. Considering that many were shocked to see the […]
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Deutsche Bank : “Bitcoin Needs Regulation Before it can Become an Asset Class”

by JP Buntinxon December 9, 2017
Very few banks keep an open mind toward Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies. This situation remained unchanged for several years now. Deutsche Bank is one of the companies which would rather see Bitcoin disappear than succeed. Even they are slowly coming around, though. In a new report, the Deutsche Bank Wealth management touches upon some concepts […]

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Coinbase Apologizes for Degraded Performance During Massive Bitcoin Trading Spree

by JP Buntinxon December 9, 2017
Cryptocurrency enthusiasts have noted how the big exchanges remain unreliable. More specifically, the same companies are always running into issues due to insufficient infrastructure upgrades. Coinbase has a rich history in this regard, and they experienced degraded performance once again last night. The company is happy about their user growth, but they can’t keep up […]
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Bitcoin Exchanges in Australia Need to Adhere to Additional Regulatory Guidelines

by JP Buntinxon December 8, 2017
Australia has always been an intriguing country in the world of finance. Their local banks have a lot of power, for better or worse. The country also has a colorful history when it comes to Bitcoin and cryptocurrencies. A few new legal amendments have been made in this regard. The cryptocurrency exchanges now need to […]