Interviews

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CureCoin Founder: My Cryptocurrency Can End All Disease in 100 Years

The Former TV Anchorwoman Bringing Bitcoin to Washington

Perianne Boring, the founder of the Chamber of Digital Commerce in Washington, describes why she is now educating US lawmakers about bitcoin

Exclusive First Interview with CEO of Bitcoin Binary Options Brokerage

Only offering Bitcoin binary options trading since October 2015, IDS Option already has 32000 clients with an average of 600 orders per day.

Trading

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Wargamer? You Can Now Buy Tanks, Fighter Jets and even Warships with Bitcoi

Good Enough to Trade Bitcoin Professionally? First Global Credit Has an Off

With perks such as lease options for Porsche and Ferrari, ten to one leverage and a 75% cut of the profits, bitcoin trading starts to look l

Ethereum Now Second Biggest Cryptocurrency as Market Cap Reaches $200m

The price of Ether jumped another 25% in the last 24 hours alone, overcoming Ripple as biggest cryptocurrency behind Bitcoin.

Executives Meet Our Experts

Rob Booker

Rob Booker

Robbooker.com

Friday Brief: Five Things Traders Need to Know for Today

Sebastian Kuhnert

Trading Education's Role in Fostering a Competitive Advantage

Charlie Trumpess

How Can You Use Data to Your Advantage?

Bart Burggraaf

Bart Burggraaf

MediaGroup London

5 Key Broker Marketing Trends in 2016

News

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Former Federal Agent Shaun Bridges Re-Arrested Just Before Imprisonment

Blockstream Brings Another $55M in Series A, Reaches $76M Funding

The funding round was led by Li Ka-shing's Horizons Ventures, AXA Strategic Ventures, and Japanese venture capital fund Digital Garage.

EU Commission Wants Increased Oversight Over Bitcoin as it's "Used by Terro

As was widely expected in the industry before, bitcoin exchanges will no longer support anonymous transactions in Europe.

Events

Events

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Exchange

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OKPay Hit with DDoS Attack, Threatening Further Cyber Assaults During Week

Breaking: Kraken Acquires Coinsetter and Cavirtex, Enters US and Canadian M

In what Jesse Powell is calling the "beginning of a new era for Kraken", the cryptocurrency firm is acquiring Coinsetter and Cavirtex.

BitGo Launches Secure Zero-Confirm Bitcoin Transactions: BitGo Instant

Traders will no longer have to hold funds at bitcoin exchanges as wallets can be directed in seconds to the exchange with the best price.

Education

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Bitcoin Celebrates 7th Birthday

How We Fared in Our 2015 Crypto Predictions

We anticipated the evolution of 'Bitcoin 2.0', but had no idea that 2015 would become the year of the blockchain.

Research: Blockchain Systems Won’t Replace DTCC, LCH

A recent research report by Tabb Group says that blockchain-powered systems are only a matter of time.

Innovation

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CBOE Stock Exchange Ex-CEO Among Elliptic's New Board of Advisors

R3 Blockchain Experiment Kicks Off with Ethereum Technology

Barclays, Credit Suisse, HSBC, UBS, Wells Fargo and others successfully simulated exchanging value on a distributed ledger.

Ten Predictions for the Fintech Industry in 2016

Sonny Singh, Chief Commercial Officer of BitPay, shares his insights on the fintech industry. Plus a prediction about the price of bitcoin.

More on Finance Magnates

GWAZY's Mobile Trading App Now Available on iOS

The binary options broker expands its mobile trading offering, which was previously available only for Android users.

GMO's Z.com Trade Accepts Skrill Payment

Subsidiary of Japanese conglomerate GMO, Z.Com Trade, is introducing a new payment method. From now on, their clients will be able to use Skrill services.

Dark Pool Dive: Beyond BarCap and Credit Suisse Fines

Neither wrongdoing nor regulation seems to put off the buy side from dark trading. 

Xignite Achieves Record in January, On Pace for One Trillion API Calls in 2016

With demand from Asian and fintech customers, Xignite is on track to experience a doubling of data usage demand during 2016.