CME CEO: Bitcoin Futures Could Launch in Mid-December

CME CEO: Bitcoin Futures Could Launch in Mid-December

CME Group chairman and CEO Terry Duffy has said that the planned bitcoin futures contract could launch by mid-December. At the end of October, Duffy revealed that the company had decided to introduce a bitcoin futures due to ‘increasing client interest…

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Bitcoin May End Up being a Bigger Idea than Amazon or Apple, Says Ark Investment Management

Bitcoin May End Up being a Bigger Idea than Amazon or Apple, Says Ark Investment Management

Bitcoin may be a bigger idea than Amazon or Apple. That’s according to Catherine Wood, CEO and CIO of Ark Investment Management, and reporters from The Wall Street Journal and Bloomberg. In a PBS interview, with Charlie Rose, they spoke about the futur…

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Zimbabwe – a Bitcoin case study

Zimbabwe – a Bitcoin case study

As Zimbabwe moves closer to another financial meltdown, many citizens are turning to bitcoin in search of a solution to their financial woes

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Dubai: The World’s First Blockchain Government

Dubai: The World’s First Blockchain Government

Dubai has seen a technological boom in the past 20 years, but its ambitions do not stop there. Full blockchain integration into governance is the next step.

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SEC Panel Debates the Merits of Bitcoin as a Store of Value

SEC Panel Debates the Merits of Bitcoin as a Store of Value

Late last week, The Securities and Exchange Commission Investor Advisory Committee held a public meeting that included a discussion regarding blockchains and other forms of distributed ledger technology in the context of securities markets. Throughout …

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Japan Solidifies its Position as Bitcoin Powerhouse, Processes 61% of Global Trades

Japan Solidifies its Position as Bitcoin Powerhouse, Processes 61% of Global Trades

Over the past month, following The PBOC’s crackdown on Chinese Bitcoin exchanges, Japan has successfully evolved into the largest Bitcoin exchange market by trading volume, overtaking the US by a significant margin. According to various market da…

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Palestine considering bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies

Palestine considering bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies

As Palestine looks to free itself from Israel’s economic grasp, the country’s monetary authority is floating the idea of creating its own cryptocurrency

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Dan Morehead: Bitcoin Likely to Become Expected Part of Portfolios

Dan Morehead: Bitcoin Likely to Become Expected Part of Portfolios

Dan Morehead, the founder of Pantera Capital and chairman at Bitstamp, a major cryptocurrency exchange that accounts for around 13 percent of Bitcoin-to-USD trades on a daily basis, stated that bitcoin will likely become a rational and expected part of portfolios in the near future. At the Sohn investment conference in San Francisco, Morehead told […]

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Dan Morehead: Bitcoin Likely to Become Expected Part of Portfolios

Dan Morehead: Bitcoin Likely to Become Expected Part of Portfolios

Dan Morehead, the founder of Pantera Capital and chairman at Bitstamp, a major cryptocurrency exchange that accounts for around 13 percent of Bitcoin-to-USD trades on a daily basis, stated that bitcoin will likely become a rational and expected part of portfolios in the near future. At the Sohn investment conference in San Francisco, Morehead told […]

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Goldman Sachs is Considering a Bitcoin Trading Operation, but CEO Retains a Neutral Position on the Cryptocurrency

Goldman Sachs is Considering a Bitcoin Trading Operation, but CEO Retains a Neutral Position on the Cryptocurrency

Wall Street investment bank Goldman Sachs is thinking about launching a new trading operation, geared specifically toward bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies. According to the Wall Street Journal, the bank’s exploration into the trading of digital currencies is still in the ‘early stages.’ However, it added that the venture may not amount to anything. If it […]

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