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Former U.S. Treasury Secretary Larry Summers Says Bitcoin (BTC) Is Here to Stay, Former Canadian PM Calls It Reserve Currency

Bitcoin (BTC) remains a hot topic of discussion among top delegates and institutions of the world. The former U.S. Treasury Secretary Larry Summers has recently endorsed Bitcoin saying that it is here to stay. During an interview with the Bloomberg Wall Street Week, Summers said: “I think some institution, like Bitcoin (BTC), is here to stay.
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CBDC: Central Banks will do all to frustrate Bitcoin

TL;DR Breakdown Frank Giustra says that governments would stifle Bitcoin growth because of their CBDC projects. China launches a Digital Yuan ATM. Billionaire investor, Frank Giustra, has said that governments and central banks in the world will do all they can to stifle the growth of Bitcoin. In an interview with Daniella Cambone of Stansberry […] …

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Wall Street investor advises more investors to put a few percent into Bitcoin

A large narrative over the past few months is the introduction of institutional capital to the Bitcoin space.
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Just Like Ripple’s XRP; Biden’s SEC Chair Nominee Gary Gensler to go after More “Unregistered Securities”

While Ripple grapples with the SEC lawsuit against the company and its executives, more cryptocurrencies may be facing the same fate soon. Gary Gensler, the nominee for SEC chairmanship under Biden’s administration says there may be more unregistered securities like XRP out there, hence the need for stricter regulation of the space. Gensler who is […] …

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Miami mayor mulls diversifying city’s reserve to Bitcoin

TL;DR Breakdown: Miami mayor is considering investing the city’s funds in Bitcoin. This comes as part of the plan to make Miami a crypto-friendly territory. The first Miami-born mayor, Francis Suarez, is optimistic about the largest cryptocurrency, Bitcoin (BTC), and he’s looking to make the city a Bitcoin-friendly region. During an interview with FOX Business […] …

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Mike Novogratz Sees More Institutions Flocking into Bitcoin in 2021

Bitcoin’s recent rally has been mostly due to the influx of institutional investors into the market. However, there have been questions about how long this […] …

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Breaking news: Gemini Trust Co potentially going public?

TL;DR Breakdown Is this digital assets firm potentially going public? Billionaire brothers Cameron and Tyler Winklevoss have noticed a surge in popularity with cryptocurrencies, expressed interest in going public. BTC has been called the “door” to the world of cryptocurrency. Cameron and Tyler Winklevoss, billionaires and magnates in the Bitcoin industry, have freshly released a […] …

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Increased institutional investors needed to stabilize crypto market volatility – Goldman Sachs

TL;DR Breakdown Jeff Currie believes that institutional investors would help stabilize the crypto industry. The numbers of institutions investing in cryptocurrency has increased since last year. Jeff Currie, the global Head of Commodities Research at Goldman Sachs, in an interview on CNBC’s The Coin Rush, made it known that institutional investors would play a pivotal […] …

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EX-CFTC Chair Gary Gensler Poised to be New SEC Lead, What to Expect for Bitcoin?

Wall street is busy today with rumors of Ex-CFTC chair Gary Gensler to be named new SEC lead by the current Biden government as reported by bloomberg. Gary Gensler is also a blockchain professor at MIT and comes with a good background in cryptocurrencies. Gary Admires Blockchain but supports Crypto Regulation Gary teaches a course
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Bitcoin price : ‘the higher it goes, the lesser the risk’ – Bill Miller

TL;DR Breakdown William Miller says the higher the price of Bitcoin gets, the less riskier it becomes. The Bitcoin asset can now be thought of as a digital gold In an interview with Kelly Evans on CNBC’s “The Exchange”, William Miller, a legendary American investor has spoken about how incredible Bitcoin is currently performing. According […] …

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Bitcoin (BTC) Supply At Exchanges Highest In Nine Months, Moment of Caution?

Bitcoin (BTC) price has jumped more than 30% so far in 2021 and is currently making yet another attempt to breach $41,000 levels. At press time, Bitcoin (BTC) is trading at $40,815 with a market cap of $759 billion. The recent BTC price rally has made investors anxious about what’s to come next as Bitcoin
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Mike Novogratz Blames Baby Boomers for the Recent BTC Adoption As Bitcoin Touches $38,400

In a recent interview with CNBC’s Squawk Box, Galaxy Digital CEO and Wall Street veteran explains why Bitcoin has been the favorite for millennials and GenZ. He goes on to blame the governments and central banks for creating giant deficits and leaving no space for the current generation to make quality money. Interestingly, Novogratz blames
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Conversation with Norbert Goffa – Сo-founder of ILCOIN – about the cryptocurrency market, trends and vision

An interview by Alyona KarpinskayaInterviewing: Norbert Goffa Currently, everybody is talking about the skyrocketing price of Bitcoin. Did you expect that Bitcoin would reach its all-time high by the end of 2020? Frankly, I did not. I expected it to strengthen more by the end of the year, but nobody figured that it would happen […] …

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Shyft Network’s Joseph Weinberg on the meaning of Bitcoin (and DEXs for 8 billion people)

The DeFi market has boomed in 2020, attracting billions of dollars across use cases like lending, derivatives, decentralized exchanges, and others.
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Bitcoin (BTC) Hits New All-Time High Above $35,500, SkyBridge Founder Says “Buy and Hold”

Bitcoin (BTC) continues to make a bold move northwards hitting a new all-time high above $35,500 levels. At press time, BTC is trading 15% up at $35.320 with a market cap of $657 billion. As per analysts Ki-Young Ju, this BTC price rally is because of institutional as well as retail participation. Over the last
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Nouriel “Dr. Doom” Roubini admits Bitcoin is a “partial” store of value

One of the most staunch critics of Bitcoin over the past few years has been Nouriel “Doctor Doom” Roubini.
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Robert Kiyosaki: Bitcoin, Gold, and Silver Make People Smarter And Richer

Robert Kiyosaki believes that gold, silver, and Bitcoin will help Americans against the “corrupt Fed.” He also noted that the primary cryptocurrency educates young people.
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Robinhood Secures $280M in Series F Funding, Plans to Expand Globally

In brief: Robinhood has secured $280 Million Series F funding after an $8.3 Billion valuation.  The funding will drive a push to expand the platform globally.  Robinhood also plans on scaling the platform and offering more products to users.  The team at the popular trading platform of Robinhood has announced that the firm has secured $280 Million series F funding after an $8.3 Billion valuation. The round of funding was lead by Sequoia Capital which is an existing investor of […] …