Cryptocurrency

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Bitcoin Cash acceptance gains ground, more than 900 online merchants now accepting the crypto

Bitcoin Cash Association announced through a Reddit posting that there are now more than 900 online retailers accepting Bitcoin cash as a form of payment. The reddit user has posted a...
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Fortnite accepts Monero as a form of payment on its merch store

Fortnite, one of the most popular mobile games today is now accepting cryptocurrency Monero as a for of payment when purchasing items from its merch store. Although there is no official...
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Intercontinental Exchange venture Bakkt completes first round of founding with $182.5 million equity

Just before the new year ushers in, Bakkt, the cryptocurrency venture of Intercontinental Exchange (ICE) announced that it has completed its first round of funding. The firm venture managed to raise...
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UK financial regulator is investigating more than a dozen companies doing crypto transactions

The Financial Conduct Authority, UK’s financial regulator is investigating 18 companies who are involved in cryptocurrency transactions, the Financial Times reports. The probe is being conducted due to the growing concerns...
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Samsung seeks trademark for cryptocurrency wallet in the UK

From the looks of it, Samsung may soon be joining the cryptocurrency industry by way of its own cryptocurrency wallet that may or may not be integrated into future releases of...
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The Federal Reserve welcomes cryptocurrency but says a national cryptocurrency is not needed

The researchers at The Federal Reserve Bank of St.Louis say that while they welcome cryptocurrencies,  they don’t believe that central banks should establish a national cryptocurrency. According to a report by Fed...
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French wine trading company partners up with Bit MEX to buy stakes in BitOcean...

The South China Morning Post is reporting that French wine retailer Madison Holdings Group is set to acquire stakes in BitOcean, a popular crypto exchange in Japan. The wine company has...
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Litecoin becomes the official cryptocurrency partner of UFC

Litecoin announced that it will be sponsoring the UFC light heavyweight title fight dubbed, UFC 232: Jones vs. Gustaffson on December 29, 2018. The said title fight is a rematch between...
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Bank of England poll reveals cryptocurrency as the preferred form of Christmas gift instead...

It seems that more and more people are getting into the cryptocurrency case lately. Take for example the result of a recent informal survey conducted by the Bank of England asking...

Crypto mining firm Bitmain is cutting off staff despite reported corporate overhaul

Beijing-based crypto mining giant Bitmain is said to be laying off a considerable number of its staff. Just a few month after it applied to go public on the Hong Kong...