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Wozniak Sells Most Of His Bitcoin Holdings, But Remains Keen Supporter of the Cryptocurrency

Speaking at the Nordic Business Forum in Sweden, Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak admitted he has sold off almost all of his Bitcoin holdings — keeping some to “experiment” with. Despite this, he’s still a keen supporter, maintaining the that the cryptocurrency is superior to gold and fiat currencies. Wozniak became interested in Bitcoin when it […]

Will Sweden be the First Nation With Their Own Cryptocurrency?

According to a note issued by HBSC economic analyst James Pomeroy, Sweden could be the first nation to issue their own cryptocurrency. A document, which was sent to clients this week, titled “Sweden’s Big Year: Can the Economy Overcome Some Challenges?” set forth some rudimentary proposals of what an e-krona might look like. The international […]

XBT Provider Unveils Distribution Plan After Selling 44,471 Bitcoin Cash Coins

XBT Provider has announced its plans to distribute the proceeds from the sale of 44,471 bitcoin cash to eligible holders of its exchange-traded notes (ETNs). Also read: Bitcoin ETN Crosses $100 Million After Unprecedented Demand From Investors, Partners With Xapo XBT Provider’s Bitcoin Cash The Swedish-domicile issuer of bitcoin and ether ETNs, XBT Provider, announced on […]

Blockchain & Bitcoin Conference Stockholm Brought Together Politicians, Investors and Developers

On September 7, the capital of Sweden hosted Blockchain & Bitcoin Conference Stockholm for the first time. The event brought together owners of businesses related with cryptocurrencies and blockchain-based solutions. It was attended by more than 350 participants and 19 speakers from 13 countries. The conference took place at the Elite Hotel Marina Tower, the […]