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Price Of Bitcoin Will Double In 2018

If you have been keeping up with the crypto news for the past few months, you will know that Bitcoin has soared in value. Although the end of 2017 did see the price dip slightly again, it is still doing incredibly well. It rocketed from approximately $1,000 per coin, to more than $19,000, which is a huge 1,800 percent increase. It has been predicted that we could see the price of Bitcoin double or even triple in the coming year ahead. Tom Lee, the co-founder and head of research at Fundstrat Global Advisors has a good history of accurately predicting...

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Is Indonesia About To Ban Bitcoin?

It has been announced that The Central Bank of Indonesia have issued a warning to investors not to sell, buy or trade any cryptocurrencies due to the bubble risks and the risk that it could be used for ‘money laundering and terrorist financing’. They issued a press release this weekend, and this has resulted in the voluntary closure of two different cryptocurrency exchanges; BitBayar and TokoBitcoin. In the statement, they wrote; “Virtual currencies are vulnerable to bubble risks and susceptible to be used for money laundering and terrorism financing, therefore can potentially impact financial system stability and cause financial harm...

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Top Cryptocurrency Risks

Despite continuing to dominate the headlines of the financial pages around the world, cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin are, by their very nature, a potential risk their investors. Being currently subject to vastly inflated prices, the influx of new digital currencies to the market can be tempting to the unwary investor. A huge surge in the number of altcoin investors has seen volatile shifts in the market, something that has only been exacerbated by the seemingly non-stop flow of newly branded coins into the arena. This is a risk of any tradeable commodity and hardly unique to cybercurrency. However, these new digital...

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Bitcoin Vs Ethereum

Bitcoin and Ethereum are the two top and most popular virtual currencies that the world has seen. They have soared in the past 12 months, and this has ensured that they have secured the two top spots in the cryptocurrency market. But, if you invest on one of the other, do you actually know the similarities and differences between the two? If the experts are right, Ethereum will begin to challenge Bitcoins top position in 2018, as the value has absolutely soared in just 12 months, appreciating by nearly 12,500 percent. At the beginning of 2017, a token was worth...

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Buy a bucket of KFC with Bitcoin

On January 11th, for one day only, customers were able to spend their cryptocurrency at Kentucky Fried Chicken. Forget secret spices and value meals, the company have found a new way to grab the public's attention. The fast food super chain doesn't appear to be worried about jumping on the Bitcoin trend to gain some attention for their brand, and they're one of many companies who have realised that associating themselves with Bitcoin might be a better idea than people initially thought. At 3 p.m on January 11th 2018, the Canada branch of KFC rebranded the standard $20 bargain bucket...

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