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Bitcoin? Bitcoin Cash? Bitcoin Satoshi’s Vision? Will the real Bitcoin please stand up?

From Cash to Satoshi’s Vision, to Private, to Gold, to Atom and to Adult, the prefix Bitcoin has been used to depict and more commercially, sell and market a host of cryptocurrencies. Currently, there are 38 among the 2186 coins listed on CoinMarketCap, that sport the name “Bitcoin” as their introductory sell. This excludes the Read more…

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Leading ETF Authority Claims SEC Still Gathering Information on Bitcoin (BTC)

In a frustrating move for both institutional and retail investors, the United States Securities & Exchange Commission (SEC) has ruled to delay its decision on Bitcoin ETFs–again. Since mid-2018, Bitcoin Exchange-Traded Funds (ETFs) have been the hot topic of conversation in cryptocurrency and a focal point for the industry in encouraging institutions to invest in Read more…

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Prominent Investor: Ethereum (ETH) is “Way Ahead”, Could Pass Bitcoin With Time

Ethereum Is “Way Ahead” As we reported yesterday, Mike Novogratz of Galaxy Digital took to a public forum to talk Ethereum (ETH)… and Bitcoin too. During his keynote speech, which was compiled by CryptoBriefing and DecryptMedia, the former institutional investor purportedly talked up Ethereum. Speaking to the crowd at Ethereal Summit, a, you guessed it, Read more…

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Ethereum Spikes 10% Amid ETH Futures Approval Rumors

Ethereum has spiked by about 10 percent over the last 24 hours following speculation that the U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) may be ready to approve ETH futures trading. CFTC Open to Ethereum Futures Trading Ethereum, the second-ranked cryptocurrency by market capitalization is currently trading at $175; a 10 percent spike in the last Read more…

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Bitfinex Will Vigorously Challenge $850M Lost Tether ‘False Assertions’

Following the New York Attorney General’s accusations of a $850M cover-up by Bitfinex, the company has issued its response. Binfinex refutes the claims as ‘riddled with false assertions’ and that the funds are not lost.  The Cover-Up Claims According to the NY Attorney General’s claim, Bitfinex lost $850 million of customer money. This had been 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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Thailand Greenlights Security Token Offerings (STOs)

Thailand is set to legalize the issuance of tokenized securities using blockchain technology with a recent amendment to the Securities and Exchange Act. Thailand to Greenlight STOs Thailand’s National Legislative Assembly has reportedly approved an amendment to the existing Securities and Exchange Act on February 8th, according to the Bangkok Post. The amended act is Read more…

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Korean Cryptocurrency Market Hinges on US Bitcoin ETF Decision

According to the Korea Herald, the U.S. Bitcoin ETF decision will shape the mood of the cryptocurrency market in the country. The All-Important Bitcoin ETF Decision It isn’t only the likes of SolidX, VanEck, and the flurry of other Bitcoin ETF proposals that are waiting in anticipation for April 5, the date scheduled for the Read more…