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Goldman Sachs Trader Leaves To Join Crypto Broker

Goldman Sachs have not been shy in sharing their dislike for all things crypto; so, it is rather shocking that an executive director of the highly esteemed financial firm has decided to leave in order to get on board with a UK based cryptocurrency broker. This is perhaps a sign that crypto is becoming more and more mainstream, and is becoming more accepted in daily life. Cryptocurrencies have not had the best reputation throughout the years, with many financial institutions believing that criminals used it to launder their money; but this is slowly changing, and the likes of Bitcoin have...

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Why Stellar Lumens Could Be The Next Top Cryptocurrency

Stellar is an altcoin with huge potential, and it is set to be huge this coming year. The developers have hired blockchain experts to create the best technology that they can. On top of this, they have already signed partnership deals with high profile companies and individuals to both promote and use the virtual currency. In just a few weeks, the market capitalisation of Stellar Lumens (XLM) has risen from $2.5billion to a massive $12billion. This happened at a time when the crypto market was pretty much collapsing. Since then, it has dropped a little to $9billion, but this shows...

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The Startups That Have Made Blockchain Technology Easier

It is safe to say that Bitcoin has made the blockchain technology as famous as it is today. However; as times are changing and the technology is evolving, some intelligent startups are making cryptocurrencies more user-friendly than they have been. Here are just two examples of startups that aim to make blockchain technology easier. Divi Project: The Divi startup has been created by Geoff McCabe and Time Sanders, who believe that there is a need to make cryptocurrencies more clear and easier to use by everyday people. They believe that at the moment, they can be very confusing for both...

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Telegram To Launch The Biggest ICO Ever!

Encrypted messaging app, Telegram, has announced that they are launching an ICO that is set to be one of the biggest ones ever. The founder, Pavel Durov wants to develop the platform using a payment platform, that uses a multi-blockchain architecture with the aim of competing with the likes of Mastercard and Visa. They are looking to bring digital assets to the mainstream, with the company seeking $850million in private token sales this month, and $1.15billion in another public ICO in March. Gregory Klumov who is the managing partner of Exante, which trades cryptocurrencies, has spoken about the high demand,...

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Blockchain Technology Will Change The World Of Finance…

A sixteen page report has been released by Aleksander Berentsen and Fabian Schar, of the St. Louis Federal Reserve Bank, entitles ‘A Short Introduction to the World of Cryptocurrencies’, which discusses the history, applications, risks and future of cryptocurrency and the underlying technologies. They are in the minority of bank experts who praise cryptocurrencies and believes that they are a good influence. The two believe that Bitcoin and major digital currencies have a permanent place in the global currency ecosystem. In the report, they address the belief that Bitcoin and peers do not have intrinsic value of their own, saying;...

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