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Baltic Honeybadger 2017 • November 25-26, 2017

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Charting J-Coin: Japan’s Government Back Leap Into Digital Currency

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Charting J-Coin: Japan’s Government Back Leap Into Digital Currency

As digital currencies continue to experience soaring interest worldwide, growing numbers of banks and central governments are strategically positioning themselves to capitalize on its advantages. One recent example is in Japan, where Japanese banks announced plans to introduce a digital currency in time for the 2020 Tokyo Olympics. A consortium of banks, led by Mizuho Financial Group and Japan Post…

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Australian Government May Intensify ‘War on Cash’

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Australian Government May Intensify ‘War on Cash’

Australia’s Black Economy Taskforce (BET) has called for a war on cash and has revealed 35 different methods of eliminating cash. The taskforce placed the blame on the consumers for encouraging the use of cash, which is being manipulated and utilized by criminals to fund large-scale fraudulent organizations. In an interview with News.com.au, the Australian federal government’s Black Economy Taskforce…

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Declaring Crypto at the U.S. Border: Say What?

Category: Bitcoin, News, Regulation

Declaring Crypto at the U.S. Border: Say What?

With terrorist activity concerns continuing to escalate, four U.S. senators have proposed legislation that would lead to significantly expanded federal government powers to seize citizen money when traveling to or from the United States. On May 25, a bi-partisan congressional group consisting of Sens. Charles Grassley (R-Iowa), Dianne Feinstein (D-Calif.), John Cornyn (R-Texas) and Sheldon Whitehouse (D-R.I.) introduced to Congress…

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Cryptocurrency: A Cross-Border Money Transfer Solution?

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Cryptocurrency: A Cross-Border Money Transfer Solution?

Making international remittances fair and simple was among the first use cases invented for Bitcoin. Even though the initial concept of low fees and high-speed transactions is now threatened by the increased load on the network and complete absence of any consensus regarding the scalability issue, bitcoin remains a preferable solution for those willing to send money abroad without any…

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Investment Firm Fidelity Allows Clients to Track Funds in Bitcoin

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Investment Firm Fidelity Allows Clients to Track Funds in Bitcoin

Fidelity Investments, one of the largest financial services and investment firms in the US with over $2.13 trillion assets under management and $15.9 billion annual revenue, has announced the integration of Coinbase. According to Fidelity CEO Abigail Johnson, its clients will be able to see their investments in bitcoin and ether on Fidelity’s main platform by the third quarter of…

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LocalBitcoins Seller Pleads Guilty to Running an Unlicensed Currency Exchange

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LocalBitcoins Seller Pleads Guilty to Running an Unlicensed Currency Exchange

On May 2, Missouri-based tech entrepreneur Jason R. Klein pleaded guilty in federal court to charges of running an illegal money transmitting business by converting bitcoin into cash without a license using the popular peer-to-peer marketplace LocalBitcoins. For his actions, Klein could face up to five years in federal prison. Instead of bringing the case in front of a grand…

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India is Potentially a Massive Market For Bitcoin If Legalized

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India is Potentially a Massive Market For Bitcoin If Legalized

After years of operating without clear regulatory frameworks, self-regulated bitcoin exchanges and businesses will most likely be introduced to a new set of regulations and policies by the Indian government in the next few months. Ever since the launch of Bitcoin in 2009, analysts and experts have stated that largely unbanked countries such as India present a potentially massive market…

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Billionaire Novogratz: Ten Percent of my Wealth in Crypto-assets like Bitcoin and Ether

Category: Altcoins, Bitcoin, Commentary, Finance, News

Billionaire Novogratz: Ten Percent of my Wealth in Crypto-assets like Bitcoin and Ether

Despite the Winklevoss bitcoin ETF’s disapproval, could an investment drive by one billionaire ignite a larger movement of money into cryptocurrrency. Michael Novogratz, estimated to be worth billions, stated at a Harvard Business School Club of New York forum on April 19: “Ten percent of my net worth is in this space.” Investment Opportunity of a Lifetime? The cryptocurrency play…

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Bitcoin Price Prediction from Notable Investor: $500,000 by 2030

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Bitcoin Price Prediction from Notable Investor: $500,000 by 2030

“How high will Bitcoin go?” is a question that’s been speculated since the inception of the cryptocurrency. Here’s another speculation from Jeremy Liew, the first investor in Snapchat, as well as Peter Smith, the CEO and founder of Blockchain, who claim $500,000 by 2030 is a reasonable estimation. While they believe this increase will come thanks to multiple reasons, they…

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Block Extension to Solve Bitcoin’s Scaling?: BTCManager’s Week in Review April 10

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Block Extension to Solve Bitcoin’s Scaling?: BTCManager’s Week in Review April 10

It has been an interesting week for the bitcoin community as two new possible solutions to Bitcoin’s scalability challenge have been proposed and BTC-USD has been trending north back towards its all-time high. The price of bitcoin received a boost and peaked at $1,200 the week beginning April 4 as optimism was also driven by Japanese retailers intentions to accept…

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