Interviews

Erik Voorhees

Erik Voorhees Explains Why He Feels Government Ought to Leave Bitcoin Alone

SchiffGold Planning Gold-Backed Digital Currency in Platform Expansion

The precious metals brokerage service run by noted gold bug Peter Schiff plans on launching a gold-backed digital currency later this year.

Jesse Powell Shares Thoughts on Trading, Kraken and the Future of Bitcoin

Cryptocurrency exchange Kraken has continued to excel in what has become a saturated market, dominating euro-denominated trading.

Trading

Bitcoin Price, August 2. Source: Bitcoinwisdom

Bitcoin Price Testing $275 Support, Litecoin Slumps Below $4

Bitcoin Price Falls Below $290 after Hitting 2-Week High

Bitcoin (BTC/USD) has come off its peak of $294, its highest level in nearly two weeks.

Bitcoin Hovering Near 1-Week Low as Gold Price Takes a Pounding

Bitcoin prices are near one-week lows as the resumption of "normal life" in Greece has removed the impetus for traders to dive in.

Executives Meet Our Experts

Raymond Russell

What Improvements Can be Made in Infrastructural Performance?

Rob Booker

Rob Booker

Robbooker.com

Calculating the Probability Your Trade Gets to Target

Mark Kelly

Mark Kelly

Abide Financial

Why MiFIR Will Matter to You

Karl Montevirgen

Flipping the Traditional 360

News

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Good News in Australia: Bitcoin to Be Treated as Currency, Not Commodity

With New Mining Focus, Bitcoin Shop Renamed to BTCS

Bitcoin Shop Inc. has formally been renamed to BTCS Inc, the company reaffirming its new focus on bitcoin mining and blockchain technology.

Investigators: MtGox Was Broke 6 Months Before Collapse

Investigators in Tokyo say that MtGox had a negative balance sheet six months before its collapse in February 2014.

Events

Events

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Exchange

itbit

itBit Hosts Invite-Only 'BankChain' Summit for Wall Street Execs

Winklevoss Twins Seek Trust Company Charter for Gemini

Tyler and Cameron Winklevoss have reportedly filed paperwork to obtain a trust company charter for their planned bitcoin exchange, Gemini.

Gatecoin Board of Directors to Be Led by George Popescu

Gatecoin has announced its advisory board, looking to capitalize upon its members’ experience in trading and digital currency.

Education

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Will Bitcoin Survive When Quantum Computing Arrives?

Why Are People Making the Move from Financial Services to Crypto?

The last year has seen its fair share of professionals in mainstream finance making the move into the cryptocurrency industry.

Will the Mining Hash Rate Resume Its Trek Upward?

Today's world of bitcoin mining is a very different one than the era of free money that prevailed two years ago.

Innovation

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Elliptic Wins The Banker Technology Award for Security

Deutsche Bank Researching Blockchain Tech as Part of Strategy 2020

Deutsche Bank (DB) is researching how blockchain technology can be used for a plethora of applications.

Ethereum Finally Here, Command Line Frontier First Release

Ethereum, the highly anticipated protocol envisioned to revolutionize the internet, has finally arrived.

More on Finance Magnates

Base2Trade Goes Offline Following Exposé on Links to FX World Scam

This could be an attempt by the alleged fraudster the City of London Police is investigating, Clint Canning, to cover his tracks.

Trading GBP/USD Options on MT4

The coming week promises numerous events that could impact the currency pair. Here are three options trading examples to navigate volatility.

Greek Banks Continue to Nosedive on Second Day of Greek Trading

While the Athens Exchange has stabilised somewhat since Monday's 16% nosedive, the shares of Greek banks continue to plummet.

TradeHero Becomes WarrantHero for Macquarie on the Bursa Malaysia

TradeHero has joined forces with Macquarie to create WarrantHero, a virtual trading app of structured warrants on the Bursa Malaysia.