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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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Indian exchange, BuyUcoin hacked: 6GB data exposed

TL;DR Breakdown: BuyUcoin has been reportedly breached, with over 300,000 users’ information exposed. ShinyHunters is suspected to responsible for the attack. BuyUcoin, a popular cryptocurrency exchange in India, has been reportedly hacked. The hackers have already exposed several contact information belonging to the customers on the dark web. The incident today is coming a few […] …

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Bitcoin scam: Residents in Cumbria are losing over $270k in investment scams

TL;DR Breakdown: Residents in Cumbria are losing over $270,000 in Bitcoin scams The local authorities have warned residents to avoid such investment schemes. Bitcoin became an attention-grabbing asset following the recent parabolic rise of the value from below $20,000 to as a high as $40,000 within a period of one month. However, this has also […] …

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The Foundation for Economic Education Announces Two Major Gifts from Bitcoin.com Founder Roger Ver

19th January 2020, St Kitts & Nevis & Atlanta – The Foundation for Economic Education (FEE.org) announced today that Bitcoin.com founder and early cryptocurrency investor Roger Ver has made two gifts totaling $2,000,000 in Bitcoin Cash (BCH) to support FEE’s work in advancing individual liberty and educating students around the world on the moral and […] …

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NZ Commission orders a Lions Share scheme promoter to stop

TL:DR Breakdown: Lions share promoter in New Zealand has been ordered to stop her promotions. The authorities said the crypto operation is likely a pyramid scheme, which is illegal. New Zealand authorities have initiated investigations to crack down pyramid scheme businesses running in the country. As part of that movement, NZ regulator, the Commerce Commission, […] …

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Russian exchange, Livecoin terminates services after abrupt hack

TL;DR Breakdown: Livecoin has decided to close its business and repay users. The exchange was involved in a cyber-attack that took away their control of the platform. Livecoin, one of the long-running digital currency exchanges in Russia, has been forced to shut down its services after several attempts to regain control of the platform’s server. […] …

The Good Ol’ Fake Crypto Giveaway Scam Still Generates Over $500K a Week, Report

Yes, you may have lost money with the Bitcoin crash. But at least you didn’t give a fake Elon Musk half a million dollars in a crypto scam. …

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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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Fidelity International Increases Stake In A Hong Kong Cryptocurrency Exchange Operator

BC Group, the company operating the Hong Kong-based crypto exchange for professional investors OSL, has received another nod of approval from Fidelity. …

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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.
The post Nouriel “Dr. Doom” Roubini admits Bitcoin is a “partial” store of value appeared first on CryptoSlate. …

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Huobi denies rumors of executive’s arrest as Bitcoin outflows continue

Following the OKEx founder’s arrest that resulted in over 200,000 BTC being caught in limbo due to him being the sole holder of the multi-sig withdraw keys, Bitcoin investors have been wary of holding their coins on centralized exchanges.
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Cameron Winklevoss: The Fed Hacks The US Dollar

One of the founders of the popular cryptocurrency exchanges, Gemini, Cameron Winklevoss, made a witty comment that the US Federal Reserve “hacks” the US Dollar.
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