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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.



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Bitcoin Price Rally Stalls, Slips to 4-Day Low

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Aiming to Replace Cash with Digital Tokens, Safe Cash Raises $1.12 Million

BitPay Scraps Free Starter Plan for Merchants

BitPay, one of the largest bitcoin wallets and merchant payment processors, will be scrapping its "unlimited" Starter plan for merchants.

BTCS and Spondoolies Finalize Merger, Launch SP50

The merger agreement between BTCS Inc, formerly Bitcoin Shop (OTCMKTS:BTCS), and Spondoolies-Tech has been finalized.



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CFTC Charges Tera Exchange for Wash Trading on Bitcoin Derivatives Platform

XBT Provider Launches Bitcoin Tracker EUR on Nasdaq Nordic

The new bitcoin-denonimated security is targeting a formal launch date of October 5, 2015 on Nasdaq Nordic.

ARK Web ETF Invests in Bitcoin with GBTC Purchase

A tech-focused ETF managed by ARK Investment Management has added bitcoin to its holdings through its purchase of shares in BIT.


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Bitcoin Hash Rate Climbs to New Heights as Hardware Advances

Where’s the Money? August Figures for Crypto Funding Lowest in over a Year

August 2015 saw only 3 deals, bringing a total of $10.4 million- the lowest figures since April last year.

The Who's Who of Blockchain, Banks and Bitcoin

With many global banks relating their interest in blockchain technology, Finance Magnates summarizes which firms are doing what.


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R3 Adds 13 Banks for Their Global Financial Services Blockchain Initiative

Digital BTC Opens Public Beta for AirPocket as they Move Away from Bitcoin

From bitcoin mining to remittances, Digital BTC moves forward with the coming launch of its AirPocket remittance application.

9 Major Banks Join Blockchain Development Consortium

Nine of the world's leading financial institutions plan to work on the blockchain in collaboration, forming a consortium led by R3 CEV.

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