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Bitcoin Investment Trust Could IPO by October

Bitcoin Investment Trust (BIT) wants to be listed on NYSE Arca, according to a registration statement filed Friday with the U.S Securities and Exchange...

Nigeria’s Bitcoin Interest Unwavering Despite Government Crackdown

Nigeria has recently tightened control over bitcoin's use. However, Bitcoin interest in the country remains strong despite the government's efforts there. Also read: Nigerian SEC Associates...

Needham: Banning Does Not Prevent Bitcoin Adoption

Needham & Company LLC, released a note for investors Thursday on the 'Economic and Financial Turmoil Driving Bitcoin Interest & Adoption'. The note discusses...

Is Atomic Cross-Blockchain Interoperability the Future of Finance?

Cryptocurrency enthusiasts paint a picture of digital currency and interoperable blockchains as the future of finance. They envisage a day where blockchain utilities like...

Bitcoin Offers Diversification For Retirement Portfolios

Bitcoin is becoming a recognized asset class with a low correlation to other asset classes. This makes it a good option for diversifying investment portfolios...

Abra to Finally Launch Global Bitcoin Network Next Month

Abra is planning to finally launch global support for its remittance and currency exchange app in February, as announced on Tuesday at the North...

ECB Actively Considering Cash-Like Central Bank Digital Currency

In a speech on Monday, Yves Mersch, Member of the Executive Board of the European Central Bank (ECB), discussed how the bank could design,...

Gold and Bitcoin Form Symbiotic Relationship

“I had to change my thought process to understand that bitcoin is no enemy of gold and silver,” says monetary expert Andy Hoffman, who...

How to Maximize Bitcoin’s Value in a Digital US Inheritance

When bitcoins are passed to an heir in a US inheritance, they are subject to a different tax rule than usual. The cost basis...

Europe Committed to Tightening Digital Currency Rules by End of 2017

The European Parliament has recently released a report entitled 'The Juncker Commission's ten priorities: State of play at the start of 2017.' It includes...