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Did Bitcoin Fly Last Week, Or Was It Just A Glitch?

Last Friday the third of August 2018, Bitcoin appeared to rise around 12% according to CoinMarketCap.com, suggesting to many that a price rise was on the cards for the currency. This was met with optimism, given that over the past few days Bitcoin had otherwise fallen in value, bringing us into August with very little optimism. Now it transpires that actually. Bitcoin didn’t rise at all and actually, what we saw within the markets entirely on Friday, according to CoinMarketCap.com was actually down to a glitch within their website. According to Coindesk: “A CoinMarketCap ‘data issue’ caused significant artificial inflation...

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Will Coinbase Custody List XRP As Well As XMR And DASH?

First of all, what is Coinbase Custody? Check it out for yourself - https://custody.coinbase.com/ According to the website, Coinbase Custody is: “Custody through a regulated, institutional broker-dealer. In partnership with ETC, a SEC-registered broker-dealer and FINRA member, Coinbase Custody is proud to offer a service that couples Coinbase crypto asset security excellence with broker-dealer financial reporting expertise.” The essence of this is that Coinbase Custody pairs a cryptocurrency exchange platform (Coinbase) to ETC, a platform for the trade of securities and other tokens. As it stands, Bitcoin, Bitcoin Cash, Ethereum, Litecoin and Ethereum Classic are all available through Coinbase Custody,...

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Bad News For Bitcoin For British Investors

London firm, IW Capital have carried out some research into Bitcoin perceptions across the UK. Their findings dictate that within the UK, investors still aren’t fully on the Bitcoin train, citing that overall the research finds the majority of investors within the UK aren’t knowledgeable enough about Bitcoin to be confident enough to invest. The study has been carried out across 2,007 participants and the overall conclusion, according to Bravenewcoin.com, is that: “The data reveals that, fundamentally, Brits do not have enough information or knowledge on the topic of cryptocurrency. In fact, many have no knowledge about the subject whatsoever.Despite...

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Find Out The Plan To DESTROY Fake News With Blockchain

A plan which aims to destroy fake news by using blockchain technology, similar to that used by Bitcoin, is set to be released in a bid to cut down on sending out mis-leading information. The term, ‘fake news’ has been around for decades however, it only became popular after Donald Trump frequently used the term after he was successfully elected in the 2016 U.S presidential election and it is now perceived as one of the biggest threats to the western democracy. Back in June this year, the House of Commons’ Digital, Culture, Media and Sport Committee launched an inquiry which...

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Banco De España Are Positive About Cryptocurrency

The Central Bank of Spain, Banco de España (BDE) have published a new document that discusses how cryptocurrencies could boast a number of advantages to assisting the BDE with managing their financial policies and of course, overall advantages to the Spanish financial system. This brings Spain to the fore of the cryptocurrency adoption party, joining the likes of the United Kingdom, Malta and Switzerland in their positive views on cryptocurrencies. In a report, by Galo Nuño, the Director General for Economy at Banco de España, the full notion of cryptocurrencies is discussed in positive light due to its ability to...

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