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Here’s What You Should Know About Cboe’s Bitcoin Futures Launch

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Finance The largest U.S. options provider, the Chicago Board Options Exchange (Cboe), is set to launch its bitcoin-based futures products today at 6 pm EDT. Currently, investors and speculators are interested in what will happen when the derivatives products launch, because at the moment there are no open standards for this type of cryptocurrency-based investment Read More

Bitcoin Price Reaches Another Peak Crossing $15,000

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Market Updates On December 7, at 9 am EDT the price of bitcoin broke a new record as one BTC is now worth US$15,000 across global exchanges. Bitcoin trade volume has been exponential with over $14.7Bn BTC being swapped on trading platforms worldwide. Also read: Peer-to-Peer Bitcoiner Gets Year in Prison for Being Unlicensed Bitcoin Reaches Read More

Your Stupidity, Your Responsibility

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Op-Ed One way of looking at the title of this article is that I am proposing a harsh world in which fools are triumphantly preyed upon by unabashed predators, but another way of looking at it is that creativity cannot occur in an environment in which stupidity is restrained.  Also read: Japan Increases Lead – Approves Read More

New York Assemblyman Proposes Digital Currency Task Force

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Regulation A few new bills have been proposed by New York state officials concerning the implications of blockchain technology and cryptocurrencies. One of the bills sponsored by the democratic assemblyman Clyde Vanel called bill AO8783 aims to create a “digital currency task force” that plans to monitor the “widespread implementation of digital currencies on financial Read More

Proposed U.S. Legislation May Criminalize Those Who Conceal Bitcoin

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Regulation Last week on November 28 a revision was made to the U.S. bill S.1241 called “Modernizing AML Laws to Combat Money Laundering and Terrorist Financing.” During the U.S. Senate committee hearing, the bill’s words and the representatives bolstering the proposed law amended a critical definition of what a ‘financial institution’ is within the suggested Read More

PR: Exmo Cryptocurrency Platform to Launch Margin Loans with the Power of Crowdsale

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This is a paid press release, which contains forward looking statements, and should be treated as advertising or promotional material. Bitcoin.com does not endorse nor support this product/service. Bitcoin.com is not responsible for or liable for any content, accuracy or quality within the press release. EXMO, the established cryptocurrency exchange player with over four years Read More

PR: Bitcoin Diamond Launched at 30 Global Exchanges After It Was Forked Successfully at Block Height 495866

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This is a paid press release, which contains forward looking statements, and should be treated as advertising or promotional material. Bitcoin.com does not endorse nor support this product/service. Bitcoin.com is not responsible for or liable for any content, accuracy or quality within the press release. Bitcoin Diamond was forked at block height 495866 successfully and Read More

Options Exchange Giant Cboe Reveals Bitcoin Futures Specs

3 weeks ago 7ring Comments Off on Options Exchange Giant Cboe Reveals Bitcoin Futures Specs
Finance Over the past two weeks, many bitcoin proponents have been focused on the upcoming bitcoin futures markets planned for the last quarter of the year. This week the Chicago Board Options Exchange (Cboe) released the firm’s bitcoin derivative contract specs for investors interested in this new trading vehicle. The author of the futures spec Read More

Amaury Séchet Proposes New Bitcoin Cash Address Format for January 14

3 weeks ago 7ring Comments Off on Amaury Séchet Proposes New Bitcoin Cash Address Format for January 14
Technology This week, the lead developer for Bitcoin ABC, Amaury Séchet, sent out a proposal via the developer’s mailing list to upgrade the address format for the Bitcoin Cash (BCH) network. Séchet says the need to change the address format is “pressing” and the developer suggests aiming for deployment around January 14, 2018. Also read: Meet Read More

BTCC Founder Bobby Lee: “Segwit2x Feature Is an Upgrade”

1 month ago 7ring Comments Off on BTCC Founder Bobby Lee: “Segwit2x Feature Is an Upgrade”
News This week Bobby Lee, the chief executive officer of the Chinese cryptocurrency exchange BTCC, held an Ask-Me-Anything (AMA) with bitcoin traders on the Reddit forum /r/bitcoinmarkets. During the AMA the conversation participants focused in on the Segwit2x hard fork set to activate on or around November 16. Also read: SPV Wallet Bread Lets Users Decide Read More