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ChainPoint’18 International Blockchain Conference • November 14-15, 2018

ChainPoint’18 will take place on November 14-15, 2018 in Yerevan, Armenia. The organizer –“Nooor” Armenian Blockchain Association. ChainPoint’18 will be the largest…

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Rimini F.C. Becomes First Football Club To Be Purchased Using Cryptocurrency

Category: Adoption, Altcoins, Blockchain, Finance, Investment, News

Rimini F.C. Becomes First Football Club To Be Purchased Using Cryptocurrency

In a world’s first, Italian third division football club, Rimini Calcio, has received a new owner who paid for its stake in the club using cryptocurrency. Quantocoin Buys Stake in A.C. Rimini Gibraltar-based blockchain startup Quantocoin has bought a 25 percent state in A.C. Rimini 1912 in a deal that involved cryptocurrency as the payment method. According to its website,…

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Italian Law Enforcement Seizes all Bitcoin Holdings of Previously Hacked Exchange BitGrail

Category: Bitcoin, Finance, News, Regulation

Italian Law Enforcement Seizes all Bitcoin Holdings of Previously Hacked Exchange BitGrail

The Italy-based exchange BitGrail has halted all trading activities and defaulted the site as being “under maintenance” after it’s core team confirmed Italian law enforcement had seized all bitcoin in the companies accounts. This comes months after approximately $170 million worth of the cryptocurrency NANO was hacked and stolen from the exchange. The BitGrail Story Finally Coming to a Close…

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Central Banks Considered Issuing Cryptocurrencies, Italy’s Economy Minister Reveals

Category: Bitcoin, Commentary, News

Central Banks Considered Issuing Cryptocurrencies, Italy’s Economy Minister Reveals

Italy’s Economy Minister Pier Carlo Padoan has revealed that some central banks have already begun deliberation on the pros and cons of issuing a cryptocurrency. The minister spoke at an event in Milan on January 31, 2018, said that the primary reason banks were considering releasing crypto offerings was to dodge bubbles. Has the Bubble Popped? “Some central banks are…

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Bitcoin Reaches All-Time High Against EUR and GBP

Category: Bitcoin, Commentary, News, Price Analysis, Price pages

Bitcoin Reaches All-Time High Against EUR and GBP

Bitcoin has surpassed its all-time high in two major currencies, the Euro and the British Pound, with popular British broadsheet newspaper ‘The Telegraph’ reporting on this milestone, indicating the growing awareness and interest in the cryptocurrency. While the Dollar is yet to achieve this milestone, the Euro and the Pound look to go into further decline in 2017 and this…

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Italian Bank Meltdown Strengthens Bitcoin’s Safe Haven Appeal

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Italian Bank Meltdown Strengthens Bitcoin’s Safe Haven Appeal

The Italian government has presented a crisis intervention or “bank rescue” for the world’s oldest surviving bank, Monte Paschi, which continues to scramble for cash to recapitalize. A proposed solution is to increase the public debt by as much as 20 billion euros, but this proposed amount does not even generate enough to keep the affected banks afloat. The deficiency…

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Bail-in Imminent for Italian Banking Sector; Can Bitcoin Rise to the Occasion?

Category: Business, Commentary, Finance, News

Bail-in Imminent for Italian Banking Sector; Can Bitcoin Rise to the Occasion?

Global markets are becoming increasingly concerned about the state of Italian banking sector, adding to pressures weighing on confidence from the recent Brexit decision. Bad debts held by Italian banks total around €360 million which is equal to roughly 20 percent of the country’s GDP, which measures the total value of goods and services produced. But even worse, this number…

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