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Friday, January 19, 2018

Cryptocurrencies on the fast track, say finance executives

The year 2017 will likely be remembered as the year that cryptocurrency first began to break into the mainstream. Led by bitcoin, cryptocurrencies have...

Will cryptocurrency hit the $1 trillion mark before Apple?

Since 10 December, the cryptocurrency market cap has soared by $160 billion, or 36 per cent, to reach a new all-time high just above...
Bitcoin cash may be the new king in cryptocurrency

Bitcoin Cash listed on Coinbase, price jumps 50%

Coinbase, the leading platform for buying and selling bitcoin in the United States, said on 19 December that customers can now buy and sell...

South Korea accounts for half of global Ripple trade… and here’s why

Three of the largest cryptocurrency exchanges in the South Korean cryptocurrency market, currently account for more than 50 percent of global Ripple trades. Over...

Facebook VP joins Coinbase board

Digital currency exchange startup Coinbase has announced the appointment of a Facebook executive to its board of directors. According to a Coinbase statement, David Marcus,...

India’s IT cracks down on bitcoin exchanges for alleged tax evasion

The Income Tax (IT) Department of the Indian government has reportedly swooped in on nine bitcoin exchanges to look into alleged tax evasion According to...

Austrac to monitor bitcoin exchanges

The Australian Transaction Reports and Analysis Centre (Austrac) has received the green signal to monitor bitcoin exchanges. Aimed to counter illicit uses of cryptocurrencies, the...
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