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Avi Mizrahi

An economist and financial writer, Avi has been covering Bitcoin since 2013. Routinely talks about the promise of cryptocurrency at conferences around the world.

UK Garbageman Now Accepts Bitcoin Payments
UK Garbageman Now Accepts Bitcoin Payments
Securities Lawyers Say Barry Silbert Tweets Are Red Flags for Regulators
Securities Lawyers Say Barry Silbert Tweets Are Red Flags for Regulators
Forum Wars: r/btc Mod Hacked and r/Bitcoin Continues to Censor
Forum Wars: r/btc Mod Hacked and r/Bitcoin Continues to Censor
Tether Won’t Redeem Americans, Terrorists and Other Bad Actors
Tether Won’t Redeem Americans, Terrorists and Other Bad Actors
Bitcoin Cash Embassy to Open in Limassol, Cyprus
Bitcoin Cash Embassy to Open in Limassol, Cyprus
Litecoin Creator Charlie Lee Reveals He Sold All His Litecoin
Litecoin Creator Charlie Lee Reveals He Sold All His Litecoin
Legendary Investor Bill Miller Now Holds Half His Hedge Fund in Bitcoin
Legendary Investor Bill Miller Now Holds Half His Hedge Fund in Bitcoin
US Blames Bitcoin Ransomware Attack Wannacry on North Korea
US Blames Bitcoin Ransomware Attack Wannacry on North Korea
Thomson Reuters Adds Bitcoin Cash to Eikon Platform
Thomson Reuters Adds Bitcoin Cash to Eikon Platform
More Firms Entering the Bitcoin Market See Stocks Soar
More Firms Entering the Bitcoin Market See Stocks Soar
Trading Bitcoin for an Altcoin Won't Shield You From the IRS Anymore
Trading Bitcoin for an Altcoin Won't Shield You From the IRS Anymore
South Africa Wants to Track and Tax Bitcoin Trading
South Africa Wants to Track and Tax Bitcoin Trading
Kik Ditches Ethereum "The Dial-Up" Cryptocurrency
Kik Ditches Ethereum "The Dial-Up" Cryptocurrency
Venezuelans Turn to Bitcoin as Government Crackdown on Mining Intensifies
Venezuelans Turn to Bitcoin as Government Crackdown on Mining Intensifies
Putin Aide Says Bitcoin Can Help Russia Bypass Financial Sanctions
Putin Aide Says Bitcoin Can Help Russia Bypass Financial Sanctions
Israeli PM Netanyahu Says Bitcoin Is Rising as Banks Are Destined to Disappear
Israeli PM Netanyahu Says Bitcoin Is Rising as Banks Are Destined to Disappear
Greek Supreme Court Rejects Extradition Appeal by BTC-e’s Alexander Vinnik
Greek Supreme Court Rejects Extradition Appeal by BTC-e’s Alexander Vinnik
Tax Investigators Raid Bitcoin Exchanges Across India
Tax Investigators Raid Bitcoin Exchanges Across India
Chinese Whale Buys Fleet of F1 Cars Worth £4 Million with Litecoin
Chinese Whale Buys Fleet of F1 Cars Worth £4 Million with Litecoin
Israeli Regulator Won't Allow Bitcoin Firms to Be Included in Stock Indices
Israeli Regulator Won't Allow Bitcoin Firms to Be Included in Stock Indices
Canadian Court Sends Perpetrator of Plexcoin ICO Scam to Jail
Canadian Court Sends Perpetrator of Plexcoin ICO Scam to Jail
Parity Calls for Ethereum Hard Fork to Reverse $230 Million Bug
Parity Calls for Ethereum Hard Fork to Reverse $230 Million Bug
Bitcoin Is a New Haven From Hyperinflation for Rich Latin Americans
Bitcoin Is a New Haven From Hyperinflation for Rich Latin Americans
Australian Bitcoin Exchanges Must Now Register at Financial Intelligence Agency
Australian Bitcoin Exchanges Must Now Register at Financial Intelligence Agency
Soccer Star Leo Messi Promotes Ultra-Secure New Crypto Phone
Soccer Star Leo Messi Promotes Ultra-Secure New Crypto Phone
Yahoo Finance App Users Can Now Track Their Bitcoin Balance at Coinbase
Yahoo Finance App Users Can Now Track Their Bitcoin Balance at Coinbase
This Gold Dealer Is Now Selling More Bitcoin Than Precious Metals
This Gold Dealer Is Now Selling More Bitcoin Than Precious Metals
Apple Pay Cash Launches as Users and Developers Turn to Bitcoin
Apple Pay Cash Launches as Users and Developers Turn to Bitcoin
South Korean Financial Regulators Ban Bitcoin Futures Trading
South Korean Financial Regulators Ban Bitcoin Futures Trading
TD Ameritrade, Ally Invest to Offer Exchange Traded Bitcoin Futures
TD Ameritrade, Ally Invest to Offer Exchange Traded Bitcoin Futures
South African Drivers Can Now Pay Traffic Fines in Bitcoin
South African Drivers Can Now Pay Traffic Fines in Bitcoin
Israeli Regulator: We Need to Welcome Cryptocurrency to Develop International ICO Hub
Israeli Regulator: We Need to Welcome Cryptocurrency to Develop International ICO Hub
Cboe Beats CME to the Market, Will Launch Bitcoin Futures December 10
Cboe Beats CME to the Market, Will Launch Bitcoin Futures December 10
Three Kenyans Face Felony Charges for Selling Bitcoin to a Bank Robber
Three Kenyans Face Felony Charges for Selling Bitcoin to a Bank Robber
Gold Mining Company's Shares Jump 1,300% After Switch to Bitcoin
Gold Mining Company's Shares Jump 1,300% After Switch to Bitcoin
Coinsource Adds 18 Bitcoin ATMs in Atlanta, Among Ten Most Unbanked US Cities
Coinsource Adds 18 Bitcoin ATMs in Atlanta, Among Ten Most Unbanked US Cities
ECB Wants Digital Cash for Banks to Keep up With Bitcoin
ECB Wants Digital Cash for Banks to Keep up With Bitcoin
NYU Plans to Launch an Undergraduate Course in Cryptocurrencies
NYU Plans to Launch an Undergraduate Course in Cryptocurrencies
New $100 Million Cryptocurrency Hedge Fund to Use XRP
New $100 Million Cryptocurrency Hedge Fund to Use XRP
Bitfinex Faces Further Scrutiny Over Tether Liquidity Concerns
Bitfinex Faces Further Scrutiny Over Tether Liquidity Concerns
Bitcoin Use in Iran Welcomed by Nation's High Council of Cyberspace
Bitcoin Use in Iran Welcomed by Nation's High Council of Cyberspace
Paxful to Help Fund 100 Schools in Africa #BuiltWithBitcoin
Paxful to Help Fund 100 Schools in Africa #BuiltWithBitcoin
Reports of Israeli ICO Ban Are Fake News, Entrepreneurs Look to Create 'Crypto Nation'
Reports of Israeli ICO Ban Are Fake News, Entrepreneurs Look to Create 'Crypto Nation'
A Hacker Gained Access to the Bitcoin Gold Windows Wallet Github
A Hacker Gained Access to the Bitcoin Gold Windows Wallet Github
Bitcoin Skeptics  Just Too Old to Get Digital World, Says Hedge Fund Mogul Novogratz
Bitcoin Skeptics Just Too Old to Get Digital World, Says Hedge Fund Mogul Novogratz
"Chinese Ethereum" NEO Drops After Investor Relations Disaster
"Chinese Ethereum" NEO Drops After Investor Relations Disaster
Exchanges Suspend USDT Transactions After $30 Million Tether Treasury Wallet Hack
Exchanges Suspend USDT Transactions After $30 Million Tether Treasury Wallet Hack
Israel Might Finally Issue Clear Bitcoin Regulations
Israel Might Finally Issue Clear Bitcoin Regulations