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Month: December 2017

The Tokenization of Research

MiFID II requirements do not align with U.S. practices governing the exchange of commissions for execution and research, as permitted by Section 28(e) of the Securities Act of 1934. But there is an opportunity to optimize operations and the benefits from both MiFID II and Section 28(e) using a token, smart contract and blockchain-based research… View Article

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As We Say Goodbye to 2017, What Does 2018 Hold for Bitcoin?

2017 is finally over. The value of Bitcoin has multiplied by 14, and this is the first year that Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies made it into mainstream media. What’s next for Bitcoin in 2018? Price Explosion: A Brief Overview This year did not start out as a promising year for bitcoin. Right after returning to the $1000 mark on the first day of the year, China cracked down on multiple bitcoin exchanges; margin trading was

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Bitcoin Cash Price Technical Analysis – BCH/USD Preparing for Break

Key Points Bitcoin cash price is preparing for the next move with support on the downside at $2300 against the US Dollar. There is a crucial bearish trend line forming with current resistance at $2400 on the hourly chart of BCH/USD (data feed from Kraken). The pair might soon make the next move either above … Continue reading Bitcoin Cash Price Technical Analysis – BCH/USD Preparing for Break

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I Got a Ledger Nano S for Christmas, Now What? 7 Steps to Set Up Your New Hardware Wallet

Like a lot of crypto enthusiasts, you got a shiny new hardware wallet for Christmas to store your digital assets, but you aren’t sure how to go about setting it up. Not to worry! This 7-step guide will help you set up your Ledger Nano S safely and securely. 7 Steps to Setting up Your Ledger Nano S Santa came down the chimney and left you a brand-new Ledger Nano S under the tree! Hurray!

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3Commas – Smart Tools for Intelligent Cryptocurrency Traders

3Commas is a suite of “smart tools” to help cryptocurrency investors minimize risks, limit losses, grow profits, and manage their portfolios across multiple exchanges. Saint Petersburg, Russia-based 3Commas offers experienced and beginning traders alike a suite of “smart tools” designed to help them manage their portfolios across multiple cryptocurrency exchanges while maximizing profits and limiting losses. Before test-driving the platform, Bitcoinist sat down with 3Commas CMO Mike Goryunov to talk about what prompted the team

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As Prices Dip, Bitcoin’s Market Dominance Slips Towards New Low–and the Market is Better for It

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It’s dipping season, folks.  Well, it was dipping season.  Yesterday, assets all across the cryptocurrency market were getting hammered, and the ubiquitous price dent had 89 out of Coin Market Cap’s top 100 turning red at the time of our first draft’s initial coverage. During this latest dip, Bitcoin went sub $13k.  As of press

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Ring In the New Year for a Bitcoin with Singapore Bar Party Package

Skyline, a bar in Singapore, is offering a party package for celebrating New Year’s Eve that costs a single Bitcoin. We’re getting closer and closer to watching the ball drop in Time’s Square, heralding the end of 2017 and ushering in 2018. Around the world, people will be celebrating with friends and families, probably while singing an off-key version of Auld Lang Syne. Crypto enthusiasts will remember 2017 as the year that Bitcoin and other

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Bitcoin Price Slightly Recovers as Ripple Market Cap Drops by $13 Billion

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The bitcoin price has slightly recovered to above $13,500 as the market valuation of Ripple dropped by $20 billion overnight. Major Shift in Trend Since December 30, Ripple has regained $7 billion in market cap and is still demonstrating a valuation significantly larger than Ethereum, the third most valuable cryptocurrency in the market. Over the

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Bitcoin Sign Guy

The man behind the sign steps into the light to reveal his motives. In a year beset by savage infighting, Bitcoin Sign Guy took a stand, with a small action that not only broke the internet, but raised the spirits of a beleaguered bitcoin community then ravaged by a years-long intellectual war. Were we all Satoshi? Maybe not in 2017. But, we were all “Bitcoin Sign Guy.” Read more:

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Australian Bitcoin Investors Claim Banks are Shutting Down Their Accounts

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Bitcoin investors in Australia have claimed that major banks including National Australia Bank, ANZ, the Commonwealth Bank of Australia and Westpac Banking Corporation, have started to freeze the bank accounts of cryptocurrency traders without prior notice. Major Banks Called Out Earlier this week, Australian cryptocurrency trader Alex Saunder publicly called out all of the major

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Charlie Lee

It’s good to be Charlie. After years of working at the first “Bitcoin Unicorn,” Lee stepped out on his own in 2017 to take up arms against those who would delay bitcoin technical development. His weapon? The cryptocurrency network: litecoin. With the network – once languishing, now revitalized – Lee pulled no punches, becoming the opinionated voice of reason in a market that’s known for its insanity.

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