DEA: The Number Of Illegal vs. Legal Uses of Bitcoin Has Swapped

If 90 percent of Bitcoin’s applications used to be tied to illegal activities in 2013, today, the cryptocurrency is being used for legal financial speculation in 90 percent of cases. Bitcoin and illegality are found in association only 10 percent of the time currently. Bitcoin’s $4 Billion Volume: 10 Precent Crimes, 90 Percent Trading That’s […]

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How New York Times Journalist Nathaniel Popper Monitors the Crypto Market

Nathaniel Popper is a New York Times journalist who covers fintech and cryptocurrencies. He is is the author of the bestseller, “Digital Gold: Bitcoin and the Inside Story of the Misfits and Millionaires Trying to Reinvent Money.” Popper describes the tools he uses to analyze the cryptocurrency market. Resources to Keep On Top of the […]

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Goldman Sachs Will Trade Bitcoin, Bitcoin Futures Coming ‘Within Weeks’

Wilma Woo · May 3, 2018 · 11:00 am Wall Street investment bank Goldman Sachs has appeared to confirm it will offer Bitcoin trading. Goldman Exec: Bitcoin ‘Is Not A Fraud’ Speaking to the New York Times May 2, Goldman executive Rana Yared said that after being “inundated” by client requests, the bank had decided […]

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2.7 TRILLION Bolivars: Venezuela Bitcoin Trading Hits All-Time High

Wilma Woo · April 16, 2018 · 7:00 am Venezuela Localbitcoins users traded a record 2.7 trillion bolivars in the week ending April 14, new data shows. $55 Million A Week In Bitcoin Coming just after the debt-ridden country’s parliament formally approved a law requiring all government institutions to accept its Petro cryptocurrency by July, […]

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