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Bitcoin plunges below $6,000 to lowest level in more than a year

15/11/2018(0)
Bitcoin is on the ropes again. Its price plummeted more than 10% on Wednesday, hitting its lowest level in more than a year. It’s now trading below $6,000, far ... Read More
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Cryptocurrency ATM growth spikes exponentially to 4,000 machines worldwide

13/11/2018(0)
According to global statistics provided by Coinatmradar.com, there are now close to 4,000 cryptocurrency automated teller machines (ATMs). Moreover, there’s been a huge influx of bitcoin cash ATMs over ... Read More
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Former virtual currency trader fined over a million for Bitcoin and Litecoin fraud

12/11/2018(0)
The Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) issued an Order filing and settling charges against Joseph Kim (Kim), of Phoenix, Arizona, requiring Kim to pay more than $1.1 million for ... Read More
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Founder of digital “token” trading platform settled charges

09/11/2018(0)
The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) announced settled charges against Zachary Coburn, the founder of EtherDelta, a digital “token” trading platform. This is the SEC’s first enforcement action based ... Read More
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Mining bitcoin uses more energy than what’s needed to excavate gold, platinum or copper: study

08/11/2018(0)
Extracting a dollar’s worth of cryptocurrency such as bitcoin from the deep Web consumes three times more energy than digging up a dollar’s worth of gold, according to researchers. ... Read More
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Fake Elon Musk accounts on Twitter promote bitcoin scams, one collects $170K

07/11/2018(0)
Several verified Twitter accounts have been hacked to impersonate Elon Musk on, Nov. 5, with one reportedly collecting almost $170,000. After compromising verified accounts, scammers changed the profile name ... Read More
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The formation of the Digital Currency Trade Association announced

05/11/2018(0)
The Digital Currency Trade Association (DCTA) has launched a membership trade association focused on the new digital asset economy. The DCTA is organized as a “business association” under IRS ... Read More
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Hong Kong unveiled first set of rules governing the cryptocurrency market

02/11/2018(0)
Hong Kong’s financial watchdog unveiled on Thursday a comprehensive set of regulations governing cryptocurrencies in a move to enhance investor protection which analysts believe could help make the city ... Read More
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Bitcoin turns 10 — how it went from an abstract idea to a $100 billion market in a decade

01/11/2018(0)
Ten years ago, as Lehman Brothers was declaring bankruptcy and the global economy was lurching into recession, the idea for an alternative currency was being quietly built online. Bitcoin ... Read More
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Cryptocurrency fraud: Don’t be taken in! How to determine that an offer is a fraud

30/10/2018(0)
FSMA Belgium published a new warning against cryptocurrency fraud and updated the list of cryptocurrency trading platforms for which it has detected indications of fraud, adding 21 new suspect ... Read More
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