Archive | xbt

Notorious Domain Goes up for Sale at 200 BTC, one of the web’s most desirable domain names, is up for sale. Its current owners, XBT Holding SA, are seeking 200 BTC – or about $2.9 million – for the site. The domain is coveted partially because XBT is the abbreviation that many institutional trading platforms use for bitcoin, and also on account of […]

Jamie Dimon’s Bitcoin Statements Reported as Market Abuse in Sweden

JP Morgan’s chief executive, Jamie Dimon, might be getting into some trouble with Swedish financial authorities for market abuse when he called bitcoin a “fraud” last week.   Also read: Bitcoin Proponents Respond to JP Morgan Executive’s Statements JP Morgan Reported to Swedish Financial Supervisory Authority for Market Manipulation After Chief Executive’s Public Statements Against Bitcoin […]

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

Just recently 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 […]

QuadrigaCX to Become World’s First Publicly Traded Bitcoin Exchange

Vancouver-based Bitcoin exchange QuadrigaCX, announced it will start to trade under the public company name “Quadriga Fintech Solutions” by early April 2015.

CNN Money Now Shows the Price of Bitcoin

CNN Money is now displaying the price of bitcoin for those interested in tracking the digital currency’s latest price movements. The Bitcoin Composite Quote, as it’s called, was tweeted today The post CNN Money Now Shows the Price of Bitcoin appeared first on NEWSBTC.

A Ripple Gateway in Mexico

Mexican Bitcoin Exhange Bitso has officially launched as the first Ripple Gateway in Mexico. Bitso will be the first issuer of Mexican Peso (MXN) balances on the Ripple Network. The company intends to use the unique characteristics of the Ripple network and protocol to tackle the remittance market between Mexico and the US. Bitso is […]