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Monex Shares Jump Following News of Coincheck Acquisition

Monex Group, a Tokyo-based financial services group, is considering buying Coincheck. Shares in Monex jumped 23% off news that the retail investor was eyeing the Japanese exchange that was notoriously hacked this year. The move would benefit both parties, giving Monex an entry into the burgeoning crypto markets and granting Coincheck’s owners a way out. […]

Paul Krugman Is Excited to See Bitcoin Have Issues

Yesterday on January 11 the American economist and professor of economics, Paul Krugman, seemed pretty excited about The North American Bitcoin Conference not being able to accept bitcoin for tickets. Krugman tweeted our recent article to his 4 million followers gloating that bitcoin is “too clunky and expensive.” Also read: South Korea Urges 23 Countries, […]

NYTimes – Speed Bumps on the Road to Virtual Cash

NYTimes – Speed Bumps on the Road to Virtual Cash: The NY Times carried an article that describes Bitcoin and delves into the topics of the past month.  Noam Cohen’s article reads: “‘I have sold 24 collars, 13 leashes and 1 pair of ‘Disco Knic…