Cryptocurrencies December 1, 2018

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The Cryptocurrency Paradox And Why Crypto Is Failing

ForbesNov. 27, 2018
An entire industry exists to take advantage of cryptocurrencies. From the creators of individual cryptocurrencies, to folks who sell software apps such as wallets, …
Cryptocurrency Digital Wallets for the Unbanked and Retail Users
The Cryptocurrency AnalyticsNov. 28, 2018

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Bitcoin, Ripple (XRP), And Ethereum Got Roasted Over Thanksgiving …

ForbesNov. 26, 2018
Bitcoin fell sharply over the Thanksgiving weekend, dragging the wider cryptocurrency market down with it, including ripple (XRP) and ethereum’s ether, as last …

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Bitcoin, Is That You? Cryptocurrencies Show Signs of Recovery After a …

FortuneNov. 28, 2018
Bitcoin’s price is showing signs of recovery, following a dismal two weeks that wiped as much as 17% off the cryptocurrency’s value. On Wednesday morning, the …
Cryptocurrencies to survive sell-off, says El-Erian
The Globe and MailNov. 27, 2018

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Special Report: Little known to many investors, cryptocurrency reviews …

ReutersNov. 27, 2018
Research houses accept payments in the cryptocurrencies they are analyzing. Rating “experts” will grade anything positively, for a price. All this is common, …

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Cryptocurrency Analysis: Leaky Fiat And Tight Cryptos

ForbesNov. 30, 2018
It’s quite clear that many bankers and economists don’t understand the math and technology behind cryptocurrencies. Frequently they fall victim to their own …
Analyst Exposes Fatal Flaw in Bitcoin
U.S. News & World ReportNov. 30, 2018
‘I come to bury Bitcoin, not to praise it’: UBS
Highly CitedCNBCNov. 30, 2018

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How the crypto market cap of the first top six cryptocurrencies has …

Cryptoline News (blog)Dec. 1, 2018
Over the short period that cryptocurrencies have existed, they have experienced exponential growth and a level of acceptance. They have also experienced …

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Bitcoin crashes 37 percent in November, wiping $70 billion off of …

CNBCNov. 30, 2018
November will be a month to remember for bitcoin investors. The world’s largest cryptocurrency ended November down 37 percent, its worst drop since April …
Cryptocurrencies as Collateral For a Loan
StockhouseNov. 30, 2018

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What Is Cryptocurrency? “Jeopardy!” Features Entire Category on Crypto

Bitcoin MagazineNov. 30, 2018
Is cryptocurrency becoming more mainstream? It could be if one of America’s most prominent game shows features an entire category devoted to it.
Jeopardy Features Cryptocurrency Category
Live Bitcoin NewsNov. 30, 2018

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Bitmain Launches Cryptocurrency Index

Finance MagnatesNov. 30, 2018
Cryptocurrency mining firm Bitmain announced the launch of a cryptocurrencyindex this Friday. The Beijing-based firm’s index should serve as a useful …

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Cryptocurrency Prices Hold Steady, Could Be More Losses Ahead

newsBTCNov. 29, 2018
After a day of relatively large gains, the overall cryptocurrency markets has held steady and have not yet surrendered their recent gains to the bears. Despite its …
Bitcoin has lost most of its value this year
The EconomistNov. 29, 2018

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US Woman Stole $85K in Bitcoin & Cryptocurrencies Used to Support …

107.180.56.147 (press release) (blog)Nov. 26, 2018
She also fraudulently applied for and used over a dozen credit cards, which she used to purchase approximately $62,000 in Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies …

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BitTorrent Accepts TRON, Binance & Bitcoin Cryptocurrencies for Pro …

Crowdfund InsiderNov. 27, 2018
Holders of the cryptocurrencies may purchase one-year subscriptions of BitTorrent or µTorrent products, including Ads Free and Pro for Windows. Pro includes …

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Cryptocurrencies Will Survive and Gain Wider Acceptance, Says …

BitcoinistNov. 28, 2018
Mohamed El-Erian, chief economic advisor at Allianz, told the New York ‘Consensus’ conference yesterday that cryptocurrencies are here to stay. His positive …

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NYSE Chairman: Bitcoin and Cryptocurrencies Are Here to Stay

SludgeFeedNov. 29, 2018
“The unequivocal answer is yes,” Sprecher said when asked if cryptocurrencies will survive. “As an exchange operator, it’s not our objective to opine on prices.”.

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Bitcoin [BTC] and other cryptocurrencies reaching $15-20 trillion …

AMBCryptoNov. 24, 2018
In a recent interview, Ambrosus’ CEO, Angel Versetti, spoke about cryptocurrenciesand if they are a bubble or not. He also said that it was too early to compare …

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Fidelity Digital Assets Could Launch With the Top 7 Cryptocurrencies

Invest In BlockchainDec. 1, 2018
After launching its Fidelity Digital Assets subsidiary on October 15, institutional investors were thrilled to hear they were getting access to Bitcoin and Ethereum …

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Bitcoin soars 15%, drags market value for all cryptocurrencies up $20 …

MarketWatchNov. 28, 2018
Altcoins — the collection of cryptocurrencies other than bitcoin — moved higher with bitcoin on Wednesday. Ether ETHUSD, -2.30% was up 14.8% at $124.76, …

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WaterChain Chairman: Cryptocurrencies Will Create An Entirely New …

CCNNov. 27, 2018
Yes, cryptocurrencies are based on the blockchain, but crypto is very different — it’s specifically about money. When I first realized that, I pivoted from the path of …
Cryptocurrencies Will Create An Entirely New Economy
Daniel Chiang (press release) (blog)Nov. 27, 2018

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Bitcoin falls over 7%, heads towards one-year low

LivemintNov. 30, 2018
London: Bitcoin fell as much as 7% on Friday, heading towards a recent one-year low in a broad-based sell-off in cryptocurrencies. The world’s biggest and …

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Cryptocurrency Winter Special: Two to HODL and One to FODL

BitcoinistNov. 24, 2018
This week provides another opportunity for a cryptocurrency HODL vs. FODL analysis. With Black Friday having just passed this is the perfect opportunity to do …

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Crypto crisis: a year on from its record high, is this the end of the road …

Telegraph.co.ukNov. 26, 2018
As the 2017 holiday season loomed into view exactly one year ago, cryptocurrencyinvestors were surfing a wave of optimism, which sent the digital currency …

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Blockchain Has Got it Made & Cryptocurrency Fear Is Due To A “Lack …

Blockonomi (blog)Nov. 28, 2018
However, Eckelberry believes the opposite about cryptocurrencies, at least in their current state. He shares that enterprises are scared of the technology due to …

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Cryptocurrencies Among Nine Major Risk Factors For Money …

CoingapeNov. 27, 2018
Exactly what the South Korean regulators are doing with cryptocurrencies. Despite providing a friendlier environment to cryptos, the regulators have added …

New York Fraudster Bought $62 000 of Cryptocurrencies for ISIS

Crowdfund InsiderNov. 30, 2018
She also admitted to obtaining over 12 credit cards under similar pretenses and to using those cards to purchase $62 000 in bitcoins and other cryptocurrencies.

Uganda is reportedly going to regulate cryptocurrencies as there’s …

CryptoGlobeNov. 25, 2018
The government of Uganda is reportedly set to regulate cryptocurrencies like bitcoin as crypto-related schemes are seemingly on the rise in the country. Several …

Edward Snowden Says Cryptocurrency (But Not Bitcoin) is Here to Stay

Toshi TimesNov. 25, 2018
More specifically, Snowden said that the premier cryptocurrency might face some difficulties in the future. Nevertheless, he also said that although Bitcoin might …

Two ways to tackle cryptocurrency issues

New Straits Times OnlineNov. 26, 2018
It considers that digital payments would make corrupt practices difficult. A national cryptocurrency, or digital cash, may help the government achieve these twin …

Tim Draper: The masses will move to Cryptocurrencies soon

Coinnounce (press release) (blog)Nov. 29, 2018
At the time of composing this article, the cryptocurrency showcase has a market capitalization of $122 billion. In the mean time, the fiat esteem far and wide is …

Edward Snowden Bearish on Bitcoin, Bullish on Cryptocurrencies

Crypto DisruptNov. 27, 2018
US whistleblower Edward Snowden has shared his thoughts on cryptocurrencies in an interview with the American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU). Unlike bitcoin …

Top Running Cryptocurrencies, November 28th, 2018 – Bitcoin Private …

Crypto Block Wire, LLCNov. 28, 2018
One of the top performing cryptocurrencies of the day is Bitcoin Private. Bitcoin Private (BTCP) is currently up 38.18% compared to USD over the last 24 hours, …

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Bitmain launches cryptocurrency index on BTC.com

Coinnounce (press release) (blog)Dec. 1, 2018
Bitmain, the Chinese crypto mining hardware producer giant has launched cryptocurrency index on its website BTC.com providing the market data of top 17 …
Bitmain Announces Cryptocurrency Index
Live Bitcoin News-Dec. 1, 2018
Bitcoin Mining Giant Bitmain Launches Cryptocurrency Index
KryptoMoney (press release)Nov. 30, 2018

Cryptocurrency market update: Strong recovery across the board

FXStreetNov. 28, 2018
Many market speculators were desperately trying to call a bottom, but the fact is some of the cryptocurrencies fell from and to levels that had not been seen …

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Bitcoin’s 75% crash this year spooks ‘electronic cash’ dream

LivemintNov. 27, 2018
The funk engulfing cryptocurrencies has now sent the total value of the 100 largest tokens to around half that of Visa Inc. In January they were worth almost three …

Crypto Exchange KuCoin Enables Credit Card Payments For …

BlockTribuneNov. 29, 2018
Singapore-based crypto exchange KuCoin is now allowing its customers to purchase cryptocurrencies using their credit and debit cards. KuCoin started trading …

Bitcoin recovers above $4000 after dropping to over one-year low

USA TODAYNov. 25, 2018
Now the largest cryptocurrency is struggling to stay above $4,000 – losing almost 28 percent in value this week and briefly hitting its lowest level since …

Malaysia will be enforcing regulations for the cryptocurrency industry …

FXStreetNov. 30, 2018
Malaysian Finance Minister was speaking at a Fintech conference, on regulation for the country on cryptocurrencies. These new regulations expected to be …

The great cryptocurrency crash of 2018 may not be over

South China Morning PostNov. 24, 2018
The great cryptocurrency crash of 2018 is heading for its worst week yet. Bitcoin slipped closer to $4,000 and most of its peers tumbled on Friday, extending the …

What We Need For Cryptocurrencies To Go Mainstream

ForbesNov. 27, 2018
Cryptocurrencies. The mere mention of this word elicits a range of responses, from passionate evangelism to righteous outrage about enabling criminality.

Nasdaq plows ahead to launch bitcoin futures despite …

CNBCNov. 28, 2018
The world’s second-largest stock exchange is partnering with VanEck to launch cryptocurrency products, including derivatives, according to a representative …

Belarus: High Tech Park Releases ‘Complete Legal Regulations’ for …

CointelegraphNov. 30, 2018
The regulatory documents define the requirements for various types of businesses related to cryptocurrencies and Initial Coin Offerings (ICO), as the general …

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Novogratz remains steadfast on cryptocurrencies, has high hopes for …

Financial PostNov. 30, 2018
Billionaire investor Michael Novogratz is resolute when it comes to cryptocurrencies, even after his firm lost millions this year as the embryonic market continued …

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Top Running Cryptocurrencies November 30th, 2018 – Theta Token …

Crypto Block Wire, LLCNov. 30, 2018
One of the top performing cryptocurrencies of the day is Theta Token. Theta Token (THETA) is currently up 59.73% compared to USD over the last 24 hours, …

Cryptocurrencies – the ultimate weapon of mass disruption

London Business School ReviewNov. 28, 2018
As an investment, cryptocurrencies have been hailed and denounced in equal measure. Bitcoin has seen its value surge from a £130 in 2013 to almost £15,000 …

Bitcoin Price Bounces Despite Worrying Warning Over Cryptocurrency …

ForbesNov. 28, 2018
Bitcoin’s bounce carried over to most other major cryptocurrencies, including Ripple’s XRP, Ethereum’s ether, and stellar lumens—all of which added around 5% …

Cryptocurrency Analysis: Premonitions And Foreboding

ForbesNov. 28, 2018
As I covered in yesterday’s article “Cryptocurrency Analysis: The U.S. Dollar Influences the Price”, there is a risk to the U.S. Dollar price of Cryptocurrenciesas …

Ohio becomes first state to accept cryptocurrency for tax payments

NBC4i.comNov. 26, 2018
COLUMBUS (WCMH) — Ohio has become the first state in the nation to allow businesses to pay their taxes using cryptocurrency. According to a release from …

Law Matters: Is SA side-stepping the uprising of Cryptocurrencies?

Independent OnlineNov. 25, 2018
The SA Reserve Bank issued a statement on 6 April 2018 that Cryptocurrency is not considered to be “legal tender”, i.e. real currency, in South Africa.

SEC Commissioner: Bitcoin [BTC] and other cryptocurrencies have …

AMBCryptoNov. 24, 2018
Despite being hailed as the crypto mom, Hester stated that she does not hodl Bitcoin [BTC] or other any cryptocurrency. She revealed that the main reason was …

Guan Eng puts the brakes on cryptocurrencies pending Bank Negara …

The Star OnlineNov. 25, 2018
KUALA LUMPUR: Finance Minister Lim Guan Eng has put the brakes on those seeking to create cryptocurrencies, pending the final word from Bank Negara …
Refer to Bank Negara first before implementing cryptocurrency
Highly CitedNew Straits Times OnlineNov. 25, 2018

Floyd Mayweather and DJ Khaled fined over cryptocurrency promotion

The GuardianNov. 29, 2018
The boxer Floyd Mayweather and the music producer DJ Khaled have been fined for unlawfully touting cryptocurrencies. The two have agreed to pay a …