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Two Austrian Nationals Arrested for Organizing Escape for Interpol’s Most-Wanted Former Wirecard Exec

Two Austrian men have been arrested by the police in Vienna for allegedly helping former Wirecard COO Jan Marsalek to escape from the law in Belarus after masterminding a $2.4 billion corporate fraud. The two men, one who is a former senior agent in the Austrian secret service and the other a former right-wing politician […] …

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What are Bitcoin ETFs?

Blockchain technology has become popular over the years, and even Facebook decided to jump on the bandwagon to introduce a digital currency of their own. Whenever we hear the term Blockchain on media or somewhere else, the first thing that comes to our mind is Bitcoin. Bitcoins are one of the most popular forms of […] …

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Experts Weigh In On The Possibility Of Bitcoin Facing A Monumental Crash This Year

The Bitcoin price upsurge has been a surprise to many people. Many are still anxious, waiting for the other shoe to drop, and think that the Bitcoin price will crash in 2021. A few experts shared with us what they think will happen to the Bitcoin market this year. Chad Elwartowski First Seasteader Ocean Builders […] …

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XNO Token of Xeno NFT Hub listed on Bithumb Korea Exchange

Hong Kong, Hong Kong, 25th January, 2021, // ChainWire // Xeno Holdings Limited (xno.live ), a blockchain solutions company based in Hong Kong, has announced the listing of its ecosystem utility token XNO on the ‘Bithumb Korea’ cryptocurrency exchange on January 21st, 2021. Xeno NFT Hub (market.xno.live), developed by Xeno Holdings, enables easy minting of digital […] …

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World Economic Forum to host cryptocurrency discussions at Davos this week

The International Organization for Public-Private Cooperation has been vocal about its stance on the burgeoning crypto market.
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Sharia-compliant exchange, CoinMENA prepares for launch with Bahrain license

TL;DR Breakdown: A Sharia-compliant exchange CoinMENA has received a license from Bahrain central bank for launch. The exchange will serve both institutions and retail investors in MENA. A new digital currency exchange, CoinMENA, is set for launch in Bahrain after receiving a virtual asset license from the country’s central bank. The soon-to-launch exchange aims to […] …

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Chainalysis: Crypto ransomware attacks rose by 311% in 2020

TL;DR Breakdown Illicit transactions with crypto dropped to 0.3 percent in 2020. However, there is a spike in the number of ransomware attacks. The growth of the cryptocurrency industry has been an attractive factor for cyber-criminals. The market was threatened with several fraudulent investment schemes and hackers over the past years, causing a setback for […] …

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Institutional Investors not enough to save the Bitcoin market- JP Morgan

TL;DR Breakdown Ethereum’s current campaign adversely affects Bitcoin The low number of institutional investors hinders Bitcoin’s rise. Bitcoin’s market share reduces. JP Morgan Chase and Co, a Wall Street bank stated that the amount of institutional investors is not enough to return Bitcoin to its all-time high. JP Morgan, a full investment company stated that […] …

CryptoCom Starts the New Year With Fee-Free Transactions for New Users

[Featured Content] The cryptocurrency market is going on a virtual roller coaster over the past couple of weeks. This is especially true for Bitcoin, where the daily fluctuations are getting more and more definitive. The primary cryptocurrency crossed $40K for the first time in history this month, only to drop back down to where it’s […] …

CryptoCom Starts the New Year With Fee-Free Transactions for New Users

[Featured Content] The cryptocurrency market is going on a virtual roller coaster over the past couple of weeks. This is especially true for Bitcoin, where the daily fluctuations are getting more and more definitive. The primary cryptocurrency crossed $40K for the first time in history this month, only to drop back down to where it’s […] …

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Ethereum (ETH) rockets to new all-time high despite apathy in Bitcoin price

Ethereum just rocketed to a new all-time high despite the apathy in the Bitcoin price, which fell toward $30,000 on Sunday morning.
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Bitcoin: Would Nietzsche Approve?

Welcome to the age of corporate socialism, where “we” socialize losses but privatize gains. In the words of David Cay Jonson, “Companies that have failed in the marketplace stick the taxpayers with their losses,” yet “when they make money they get to keep it.” This is not a bug; it’s a feature. This is not […] …

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Grayscale Sweeped $1.27 Billion In BTC Off The Market In One Week

Despite the recent drop in the topmost cryptocurrency value by market cap, institutional traders, who have immensely been the asset’s driving force in recent times, haven’t slowed down in raking as much as they can lay their hands on off the market. According to a recent sales report by Grayscale Investment submitted to the United […] …

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A Supply of 2.1 Quadrillion Satoshis Disqualifies Bitcoin as a Scarce Resource- Says Peter Schiff

Bitcoin is not as scarce as commonly perceived, according to Bitcoin Critic and gold Investor Peter Schiff. Bitcoin has a maximum cap of 21 million, but each bitcoin can be subdivided into a further 100 million smaller units named satoshis in reference to the pseudonym of Bitcoin’s anonymous founder. “The idea that Bitcoin is scarce […] …

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Music star Soulja Boy stakes on crypto

TL;DR Breakdown Soulja Boy invests in six different crypto coins Rapper advised floating own collectible Popular American Music star DeAndre Cortez Way, professionally called Soulja Boy, has asked his followers to invest more in cryptocurrencies. The music star advised his fans to buy Dogecoin and told his fans that he just bought some BNB, DGB, […] …

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After brief cheers, U.S. banks are back to bashing Bitcoin again

Some US banks have restarted their outrage against Bitcoin even as others have warmed up to the asset in the past year.
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Debunking ‘Bitcoin is a Bubble’ hoax: Stop waiting for a catastrophic crash

Mainstream financial analysts are not yet done with the ‘Bitcoin is a bubble’ narrative to label the cryptocurrencies as a fad. Over the years, BTC skeptics have shown disdain for Bitcoin’s ability to power financial services and replace traditional currencies effectively. Even though a complete crypto takeover of the financial industry won’t happen any time […] …

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Hut 8 Seals $11.8 Million Loan to Procure Next-Gen Bitcoin Miners

The meteoric rise in the value of cryptocurrencies, most especially Bitcoin, has seen many investors staking their money on it. Mining companies have sensed the […] …

90% Of Large Bitcoin Trades Comes From China: Report

42% of the market capitalization the of top 20 tokens with headquarters is situated in Asia as the continent’s dominance on the crypto market keeps expanding. …

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MicroStrategy just added $10 million in BTC to its billion-dollar Bitcoin bags

They say dips are for buying, and that’s the approach being taken by one NASDAQ listed software firm.
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What can invalidate the short-term bear scenario for Bitcoin?

The price of Bitcoin is showing strong momentum as it recovers above $33,000 following a relatively large correction on January 12.
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