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After the Boss Calls Bitcoin a ‘Fraud’ — JP Morgan Buys the Dip

Just recently news.Bitcoin.com reported on JP Morgan executive Jamie Dimon calling bitcoin a “fraud” and claiming he would fire any employee from his firm who traded the digital currency for being “stupid.” Now it seems JP Morgan has been caught red-handed purchasing a bunch of XBT shares, otherwise known as exchange-traded-notes, that track the price […]

Bankers Outgrow Legacy Finance and Join the Cryptocurrency Space

As global regulatory watchdogs eye cryptocurrency with increasing suspicion, bankers continue retreating from legacy finance. They are leaving to embrace the titillating comeuppance of cryptocurrency. They see the digital token ecosystem as a sumptuous feast of unimaginable prosperity for themselves and the world. Also read: Litecoin ATMs Proliferate Globally A recent article by Bloomberg reported that China […]

The Who’s Who of Bitcoin And Blockchain Technology

It’s nice to see more traditional financial outlets paying positive attention to Bitcoin and blockchain in recent months. Yahoo Finance of all places has listed a decent amount of prominent companies in both sectors. Although the future of Bitcoin remains up in the air according to most consumers and financial experts, the ecosystem is growing […]

New Chairman Confirms ASX Is Proceeding with Blockchain Project Following Resignation of Elmer Funke Kupper

The abrupt resignation of Elmer Funke Kupper from his post as chief executive officer of the Australian Securities Exchange (ASX) on Monday, led many to question if the blockchain project he started with Digital Asset Holdings will ever come to fruition. On Monday, the ASX issued a release clarifying the circumstances of Mr Kupper’s departure […]