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Jack Dorsey

Jack Dorsey once again praised Bitcoin

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Twitter founder Jack Dorsey continues to point to the enormous potential of the largest digital currency. He has repeatedly praised Bitcoin and stressed that it is the only currency on the Internet. Dorsey recently reaffirmed his commitment not only to Bitcoin but also to blockchain technology. He...

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Ethereum surpasses Bitcoin in user activity

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Transactional activity on Ethereum has confidently started to increase this summer. The expansion of the DeFi decentralized finance market has become a central driver of the network's growth. Despite the fears of some skeptics, this ecosystem continues to evolve, attracting more and more users....

Israeli new bill

Israeli New Bill Considers Bitcoin as a Currency

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Four members of the legislature of Israel find it better if digital assets would be taxed as a fiat. Presently, Bitcoin is taxed 25% while converted into fiat, or 15% for short-time funders. According to officials, if the bill accepted, Israel’s 25% capital gains rate on bitcoin will no longer...

Ehrlich

Investor's interest in Bitcoin is growing

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According to Steve Ehrlich, co-founder of Voyager Digital, investors continue to dive into bitcoin amid global economic uncertainty. The cryptocurrency confirms the status of a haven asset. Ehrlich said: "Bitcoin is extremely resilient, and as it spreads further, it proceeds to position itself...

Robert Kiyosaki

BTC will fall if a vaccine against COVID-19 is found

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According to the financier and author of the famous book "Rich Dad Poor Dad" Robert Kiyosaki, precious metals and bitcoin will collapse in value if a vaccine against COVID-19 appears in the world. The emergence of such a drug will create conditions under which investor interest in...

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One more TV host believes that interest in bitcoin will grow

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Of the popular TV presenters, not only Max Keiser is interested in bitcoin. There are at least two leading news outlets on CNBC that believe cryptocurrency has tremendous potential. That is Joe Kernen and Jim Kramer. The first one said last year that the May halving of bitcoin (reduction of the...

Ziglu bank

UK Ziglu Bank Goes Peer-to-Peer with Crypto

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Ziglu, which is a London-based challenger bank, has lately been licensed as an Electronic Money Institution (EMI) by the U.K.’s Financial Conduct Authority. The fintech then started peer to peer payments for both digital and fiat funds. Zigu co-founder and CEO Mark Hipperson informed that the...

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Bitcoins hit $10000, while gold is near to inflection point

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After a few days of drops, Bitcoin has reacquired some value and now is about $10,500. Most altcoins are also recovering, with the total market gap increasing by $10B. The market experts mentioned the major event noticed within the last 6 months. During this time, crypto assets have been recording...

Winklevoss Twins

Winklevoss Twins about Bitcoin's future success

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Cameron and Tylor Winklevoss are Internet entrepreneurs who led a seed-funding round for Bitcoin payment. Recently they have published a post expressing their opinions about Bitcoin's chances to succeed more. The brothers believe the price of Bitcoin can go up to $500,000. They mentioned that there...

Robert Kiyosaki

Kiyosaki warned of a new banking crisis and urged to buy BTC

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The author of the legendary book "Rich Dad Poor Dad" Robert Kiyosaki announced the inevitability of a new global banking crisis. Moreover, the coming shock will be more widespread than in previous financial crises. "Investors need to accelerate the transition to "safe...

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Grayscale: Bitcoin prepares for a historic breakthrough

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The Grayscale Investments report says that the current situation of bitcoin resembles the situation of 2016, that is, preparation for a historical breakthrough. Fundamental indicators of BTC continue to improve, which is undoubtedly one of the key drivers of asset value growth. The authors of the...

Turkey

Hyperinflation in Turkey sharply increased interest in BTC

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Since the beginning of 2020, the Turkish Lira exchange rate has fallen by more than 20%. Local investors are in a real panic. They are massively buying gold and dollars. Inflation approached 12% on an annualized basis. The Turkish bitcoin exchange BtcTurk, together with the Istanbul University...

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BTC number on exchanges fell to a lowest since November 2018

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A report from the Glassnode platform says that the number of bitcoins on cryptocurrency exchanges dropped to a new low earlier this week. At the moment, 2.61 million BTC are stored on trading floors, the lowest volume since November 24, 2018. Researchers remind that at the beginning of March until...

Peter Schiff

Peter Schiff reiterates Bitcoin has no future

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Euro Pacific Capital CEO Peter Schiff continues to criticize Bitcoin despite the recent surge in cryptocurrency to $ 12,000. On Twitter, the financier periodically publishes posts criticizing BTC and calls it a pyramid scheme. At the end of last week, Schiff posted another post in which he noted...

Bill Barhydt

Abra CEO: The US government promotes the spread of bitcoin

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The policy of the US authorities creates conditions for the large-scale distribution of bitcoin, according to the CEO of Abra, Bill Barhydt. He expressed his point of view during a conversation with Morgan Creek co-founder Anthony Pompliano. The attempt by the US government to give a boost to the...

Mike Belshe

BitGo CEO to investors: "Invest up to 3% of capital in BTC"

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According to BitGo CEO Mike Belshe, each investor needs to invest up to 3% of their capital in bitcoin. This expert expressed his position on Twitter and stressed that in addition to BTC, you could buy gold. My dry cleaner called today to tell me they are out of business and I had to pickup. This...

Coinbase

Coinbase will offer Bitcoin-backed loans

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Cryptocurrency exchange Coinbase plans to enter the crypto lending market. Coinbase customers in some US states will be able to obtain fiat using BTC as collateral. At launch, Coinbase plans to support 17 states. A Coinbase spokesperson told the lending service is going to launch in the fall....

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Bitcoin hashrate recovers after a sharp drop last week

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Computing activity on the bitcoin network has begun to recover after falling last week. On Tuesday, August 11th, BTC hashrate exceeded 124.6 exahsh per second (EH/s), the highest since the end of July. The hash rate dropped to 119.8 EH/s last week. Despite small fluctuations, in general, throughout...