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Fidelity Research Finds Increasing Institutional Interest in Cryptocurrency

A research survey commissioned by Fidelity Investments and conducted by Greenwich Associates has shown that close to 50 percent of institutional investors believe that cryptocurrency and digital assets, in general, are a worthy investment class. Digital Assets are a Viable Investment Fidelity Digital Assets released the results of the survey in a Medium post published Read more…

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‘World Isn’t Paying Attention to Bitcoin’ – New Twitter Data Finds

According to the source Bit Info Charts, Bitcoin-related tweets are at their lowest level in 5 years. The figure has drawn ire from cryptocurrency speculators that the world has lost interest in Bitcoin — but is this really the case? One Twitter use Revin Rooke made the following conclusion: There were 16,710 tweets yesterday, but roughly Read more…

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E-Trade is Readying Bitcoin Trading For 5 Million Customers: Report

Following news that broker TD Ameritrade is testing BTC spot-trading, trading platform giant E-Trade is reportedly getting in on the action. According to sources, E-Trade is preparing to support Bitcoin and ETH trading to its 5 million customers. E-Trade Getting on The Bitcoin Bandwagon According to Bloomberg, an anonymous source claimed the firm would initially Read more…

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FedEx Calls To Mandate Blockchain For International Shipping

FedEx CIO, Rob Carter, believes that mandated blockchain standards for international shipping will lead to widespread adoption within the industry. This would also enable authorities to better track goods’ provenance, and help combat the trafficking of counterfeit or illegal goods. Digitizing The Paper Trail Carter was speaking during a panel discussion at the Blockchain Global Revolution Read more…

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What is an STO (Security Token Offering) & 10 Reasons Why It Will Have a Massive Impact

What is the difference between an ICO and an STO? Image from Shutterstock. (credit to this excellent article from CCN explaining STO) While the SEC at times has been opaque about how it intends to treat ICOs, assets that do fall under its purview are governed by clear and defined regulations. Tokens that the SEC Read more…

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IEOs Guide Blockchain Through Murky Regulatory Waters

Blockchain entrepreneurs looking to raise capital through token sales are still navigating through a difficult regulatory landscape. Different countries still view cryptocurrencies and blockchain quite differently and finding the right location to capture the most investors is tricky. ICOs have been an undoubtedly positive force for blockchain, giving exposure and capital to projects that have Read more…

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Next Bitcoin Bull Run Slays 2017’s ‘Hype-Driven’ $20,000 High: Researcher

Tom Shaughnessy, a co-founder at Delphi Digital, an independent research boutique for institutional-grade analysis, believes the next bull run of bitcoin will be bigger than the previous rally. “The last BTC bull run was driven by hype around magical internet money. The next one will be driven by an actual macro based understanding of the Read more…

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Bitcoin (BTC) To $50,000 – Hayes, Bernstein And Tampax Validation

Arthur Hayes says bitcoin will go to $50,000. That’s actually a fairly conservative target, as Hayes himself suggests, if he takes to the logical conclusion the arguments he employs to justify his bullish pronouncement. At the root of BitMEX chief executive Hayes’s thinking is a much-noted investment super theme, found to be in use by Read more…

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How to Pay Employees With Bitcoin in 2019

If employers want to compensate workers in an unconventional way, they may think about doing so with bitcoin. It’s an option some companies have pursued, but it’s not always as straightforward as some enterprises may assume. Work With a Specialty Company or Accountant Bitwage is a company that has specialized in the emerging desire that Read more…