Economy

Diversify With eToro’s Upgraded Stocks Offer

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For the numerous cryptocurrency traders looking to diversify their portfolios – especially given the recent volatility of the markets – the new stocks offering from pioneering global investment platform eToro is well worth considering. As of mid-June, eToro users can hold their own cryptos, stocks, exchange-traded funds (ETFs), and thousands of other financial assets in Read More

Introducing CoinDeal, A Fast, Safe And User Friendly Cryptocurrency Exchange

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Cryptocurrency exchange CoinDeal was launched early in 2018 and within 3 months of opening their doors to traders, the company is already processing daily trading volumes of $3 million. CoinDeal was founded by Polish cryptocurrency and blockchain entrepreneurs Adam Bicz, Filip Dzierżak, and Kajetan Maćkowiak. Bicz and Maćkowiak have led projects like buycoinnow.com – a Read More

Is Bitcoin’s Price Drop a Technical Correction?

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Cryptocurrency exchange and investment platform eToro is attributing yesterday’s nearly $1000-dollar USD price drop for bitcoin to a technical correction in the market. Though many have differing thoughts on why the price has dropped, most are in agreeance that the hacking of CoinRail, an exchange with a tiny share of the Korean market is not Read More

IBM and Global Citizen Launch Blockchain Project to Boost Trust and Transparency in Donations

1 month ago admin2 Comments Off on IBM and Global Citizen Launch Blockchain Project to Boost Trust and Transparency in Donations
IBM and Global Citizen, a movement of engaged citizens using their voice to end extreme poverty by 2030, are today announcing a new initiative that uses blockchain technology to bring back trust and transparency to charitable giving. Figures from the Charities Aid Foundation’s (CAF) latest UK Giving report found that the public donated £9.7 billion Read More

Bitcoin Exchange-Traded Products: Will the SEC Approve a Bitcoin ETF This Year?

2 months ago admin2 Comments Off on Bitcoin Exchange-Traded Products: Will the SEC Approve a Bitcoin ETF This Year?
The prospect of a Bitcoin ETF has been widely discussed for the last few years, and despite all previous applications for a US-based fund being rejected or withdrawn, the latest rhetoric from the SEC appears to suggest the commission is ready to consult with industry stakeholders, who may be able to address their concerns such Read More

Pantera Capital CEO: $40 Trillion Cryptocurrency Market Cap Is ‘Definitely Possible’

2 months ago admin2 Comments Off on Pantera Capital CEO: $40 Trillion Cryptocurrency Market Cap Is ‘Definitely Possible’
The CEO of blockchain investment fund Pantera Capital Management has made the bullish claim that the cryptocurrency market could one day balloon to $40 trillion. Speaking during a panel interview on Bloomberg Television yesterday, Dan Morehead, the chief executive and founder of Pantera Capital, said that bitcoin ‘is a screaming buy right now.’ Last December, Read More

Financial inclusion is improving around the world—but women are still missing out

2 months ago admin2 Comments Off on Financial inclusion is improving around the world—but women are still missing out
The good news is that mobile phones and the internet are bringing millions of people into the formal financial system, meaning they have bank accounts or a mobile money provider for the first time. This is important because financial inclusion is crucial in helping people save money for an emergency, get loans to start businesses, Read More

Bitcoin Price: Saxo Bank Doesn’t Rule Out A ‘Crypto Comeback’

2 months ago admin2 Comments Off on Bitcoin Price: Saxo Bank Doesn’t Rule Out A ‘Crypto Comeback’
Saxo Bank, a fintech specialist focused on multi-asset trading and investment, today published its quarterly outlook for global markets, and questions whether cryptocurrencies are entering a new cycle. In its 35-page Quarterly Outlook Q2 2018 report, Saxo Bank focuses on how we are nearing the end of the largest monetary policy experiment of all time. Read More

Bank of Japan Turns Back on State-Issued Cryptocurrency

2 months ago admin2 Comments Off on Bank of Japan Turns Back on State-Issued Cryptocurrency
Economy & Regulation The Bank of Japan has become the latest government financial institution to recognize the risks of state-issued cryptocurrencies. According to its Deputy Governor Masayoshi Amamiya, a national digital coin may jeopardize the traditional financial system established in developed countries. The Japanese central bank has no plans to issue its own crypto, he Read More

IMF Head Says Underlying Technology of Cryptocurrencies Could Aid Finance System

2 months ago admin2 Comments Off on IMF Head Says Underlying Technology of Cryptocurrencies Could Aid Finance System
The price of bitcoin saw a boost in value, which coincided with remarks from the chief of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) after she wrote about the benefits the industry can have on the traditional finance system. In a blog published yesterday, Christine Lagarde, the head of the IMF, wrote that cryptocurrencies enable fast and Read More