Bitcoin Price Hits $8000 — Here’s Why It Might Just Be Getting Started

Bitcoin price is up 20 percent over the past week — hitting $8000, thanks to the tailwind from some positive news and one bullish rumor.  Bitcoin Price Up 20% Over the Past Week Bitcoin 00 has roared over the past week, gaining 20 percent (or over $1300 USD) and hitting the $8000 — a price […]

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G20: ‘Crypto-Assets Can Deliver Significant Benefits’

On July 21-22, the Finance Ministers and Central Bank Governors of G20 countries met in Buenos Aires. Despite failing to come to definitive conclusions, the leaders of the world’s top economies expressed their seemingly positive yet fairly contained opinion of cryptocurrencies.  Bullish, Yet Careful According to the latest report from the meeting in Buenos Aires, […]

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Cryptocurrencies Pose No Threat to Global Finance but Require Vigilant Monitoring, Says FSB

In a press release issued on July 16 via its website, the Financial Stability Board (FSB) announced that cryptocurrencies do not pose a threat to the global financial system. FSB Partners with CPMI to Monitor Cryptocurrencies The purpose of the announcement was to apprise the G20 Finance Ministers and Central Bank Governors of the FSB’s […]

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International Watchdog to Introduce Binding Regulations for Cryptocurrency Exchanges

Georgi Georgiev · June 14, 2018 · 1:00 am The Financial Action Task Force (FATF) – a multi-national agency tasked with combating global financial criminal activity, will discuss developing and introducing legally binding rules for governing cryptocurrency exchanges later this month. Reuters reports that the Paris-based agency – comprised of 37 countries – will meet […]

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France & Germany ‘Threatened’ by Bitcoin, Want Global Crypto Crackdown

Adam James · February 10, 2018 · 9:45 am With Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies finally bouncing back after a steep correction to start the new year, finance ministers in France and Germany are looking to shut down the party by calling for a crypto crackdown. France and Germany ‘Threatened’ by Cryptocurrency French and German finance […]

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