by JP Buntinx, The Merkle:
Contrary to what a lot of people expected, the bitcoin price seems to be holding its own. The recent turmoil caused by the PBOC has affected Chinese exchanges, albeit the BTC price has not dropped all that much. For now, the value of US$1, 000 seems to be […]
from Hang The Bankers:
The world’s first dedicated bitcoin bank has opened in the center of the Austrian capital Vienna. It is designed to make buying and selling bitcoin easier and safer than other in-person options.
The digital currency outlet is owned and managed by a local Blockchain startup Bit Trust and is […]
by Jeff Berwick, The Dollar Vigilante:
As we’ve said here many times, bitcoin is not a revolution in money and banking. A revolution means returning to where you came from. Instead, bitcoin is an evolution in money and banking.
It changes the game so massively that the entire financial, monetary and political systems […]
by Olusegun Ogundeji, Coin Telegraph:
As three main Bitcoin exchanges in China lock the withdrawal of the currency on their platforms, a strategist with the macroeconomic research firm Lamoureux & Co. is sure that Bitcoin will reach a target of $25,000 or more.
Though the news of the Chinese exchange’s actions have caused the […]
from The Dollar Vigilante:
by Kenneth Schortgen Jr., The Daily Economist:
As major world currencies such as the Yen, Yuan, and Euro struggle to remain viable in an eroding global monetary system, some governments are slowly coming to accept the advent of alternative mediums of exchange that their citizens can use to protect their purchasing power.
Since 2009, […]
from Talk Digital Network:
Bitcoin’s price has fallen sharply, dropping below $1,000 amid news from China that major exchanges had temporarily cut services.
by Pete Rizzo, Coin Desk:
Two of China’s most widely used bitcoin exchanges have announced that they will suspend bitcoin and litecoin withdrawals for one month effective immediately.
Yuan recharge, withdrawals and other services will […]
by Shivdeep Dhaliwal, Coin Telegraph:
Poland has officially recognized the trading and mining of virtual currencies as an ‘official economic activity’ according to the Central Statistical Office of Poland, hereinafter GUS. GUS is Poland’s executive agency dealing with national statistics and reports directly to the Polish Prime Minister’s office.
A new classification for […]
by Pete Rizzo, Coin Desk:
The price of bitcoin keeps creeping higher.
Bolstered by buoyed sentiment (and the increasing unlikelihood that China’s central bank will again step in and correct the market), bitcoin breached $1,050 at 13:00 UTC amid a near-3% increase for the day so far.
The total marked the highest point observed […]
Bitcoin Price Gets Ready to Factor In Winklevoss Bitcoin ETF Approval
by William Suberg, Coin Telegraph:
Speculation is growing about the consequences for Bitcoin if the Winklevoss twins’ Bitcoin ETFgets regulatory approval in March.
After almost four years of waiting, the US Securities and Exchange Commission is nearing its “yes” or “no” […]