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KYC Bill to Regulate Bitcoin Exchanges Green Lighted by Australian Senate Committee

Regulation A bill to regulate Australia’s digital currency exchanges has gained support from the Senate committee tasked to review it. The committee recommended for the bill to be passed. However, public comments from the industry’s participants suggest that some provisions in the bill are unclear and could reduce competition in the payment indus

Bitcoin, Ethereum, Bitcoin Cash, Ripple, Litecoin: Price Analysis, October 18

Most central banks and governments are determined to regulate cryptocurrencies since they have been unable to stop them. The latest in the list is the U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC), which said in a report on Tuesday that derivative contracts of Bitcoin will fall under its oversight.Any talk of a regulation of cryptocurrencies is not taken lightly by the markets, because the whol

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Bitcoin Exchange LocalBitcoins Posts Fourfold Trading Volume Increase in Venezuela

Decentralized Bitcoin exchange LocalBitcoins has announced a fourfold increase in its Bitcoin trading volume since June in Venezuela. This substantial increase reflects the phenomenal rise in demand for the digital currency in the country and in other emerging markets.According to the company, its trading volume of Bitcoin in the last three months has increased to 40 bln Venezuelan bolivars from a

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Connecting the Luxury Fine Art Industry with the Modern Digital Economy

Latest figures from the Tetaf art market report, released by the European Fine Art Foundation, show that in 2016 global art market sales amounted to an estimated $45 billion, up 1.7 percent from 2015. The U.S. remains the largest country in the world art market, with 29.5 percent of the market share, followed by the U.K. and China with 24 percent and 18 percent, respectively.Yet, while the in

HydroMiner Profitability – a Comparative Analysis

HydroMiner launched with a view to open up the business of cryptocurrency mining in an industry that is notorious for its prohibitively high barriers of entry. It isn’t the only company trying to democratize access. Other start-ups and existing enterprises are attempting to do the same, using various models of bitcoin cloud-mining and crowdfunding to achieve economic scale, sharing profits with

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Bitcoin is Much Better Than Fiat Says Billionaire Investor Tim Draper

At the World Knowledge Forum held in Seoul on October 17, Billionaire investor Tim Draper, who has been one of the key angel investors in the Bitcoin and cryptocurrency markets since 2014, stated that Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies are much better than fiat currencies.In an interview with Bloomberg, Draper stated:“I think [Bitcoin is] neither [a fraud or a bubble]. If you ask me five years f

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Smart Regulation Could Make Russia Next Major Bitcoin Market

Russia could evolve into the next major Bitcoin market, as the government continues to encourage Bitcoin mining and moves closer towards regulating its cryptocurrency exchange market.Russia’s planEarlier this week, Cointelegraph revealed that Russian President Vladimir Putin approved the launch of CryptoRuble, a cryptographically-secured state-issued national digital currency.Minister of Communi

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Fiat-like Convenience for Crypto Users Has Arrived

The saying goes that “cash is king,” but that doesn’t seem to be the case any longer. The mobile payment industry is projected to grow to over $1 trln in 2019,  rising to $3 trln by 2022, according to research firm Statista.Even more promising for mobile payments is the demographics of that growth. India already has 98% of economic transactions being conducted electronically and China h

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Blockchain-Focused Presentations to Watch at Money 20/20 in Las Vegas

Money 20/20 Las Vegas is only a few days away. The event, to be held on October 22–25, 2017, at the Venetian, will be packed with people from the top tiers of banking and finance looking to learn more about the future of money.One thing is for sure, blockchain technology will play a key role in that future. Since 2014, the financial event, which will attract more than 11,000 visitors this year,

Bernanke: “Eventually Governments Will Take Any Action They Need to Prevent Bitcoin”

News Former Federal Reserve (Fed) Chairman Ben Bernanke’s recent comments about bitcoin and its network add to his growing list of hardening stances toward the world’s most popular cryptocurrency. No stranger to bitcoin, Mr. Bernanke has made several statements, at least one official, since its inception.  Also read: JP Morgan Boss

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