St. Louis Fed Rejects Notion of Central Bank-Issued Cryptocurrencies

St. Louis Fed Rejects Notion of Central Bank-Issued CryptocurrenciesThe St. Louis Federal Reserve has published an essay critically evaluating the notion of cryptocurrencies that are issued by central banks. The article is highly dismissive in presenting what it describes as “the non-case for central bank cryptocurrencies,” concluding that “a central bank will not issue cryptocurrencies in the sense of a truly decentralized and […]

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Court Orders Chilean Banks to Re-Open Accounts With Local Cryptocurrency Exchanges

Taking a step forward for the cryptocurrency market in the battle against traditional banking, Chilean crypto trading platform Buda has persuaded a court to force the re-opening of the exchange’s accounts. Chile’s anti-monopoly court has ordered Itau Corpbanca and Banco del Estado de Chile — the country’s central bank — to re-open Buda’s accounts, according to

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Revolut Raises $250 Million, Adds Bitcoin Cash (BCH) and XRP

Revolut Raises $250 Million, Adds Bitcoin Cash (BCH) and XRPThe European alternative banking app designed for the globally mobile generation, Revolut, has just secured a major infusion of capital. With the new funding at hand the startup will be expanding to new markets around the world and add new features such as support for BCH and XRP to its crypto service. Also Read: Binance […]

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NEO, EOS, Litecoin, IOTA and Stellar: Technical Analysis April 27, 2018

Most alt coins under our radar are recovering. IOTA for example is finding support at $1.7 while Litecoin buyers are loading up at around our previous support line. From our previous altcoins analysis, it’s a straight buys on dips for Litecoin, Stellar Lumens and IOTA with targets in line with our initial price projections. Let’s

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Germany Gets Its First Crypto Exchange for Whales

Germany Gets Its First Crypto Exchange for WhalesGermany’s VPE Wertpapierhandelsbank AG (VPE) has announced its institutional investor cryptocurrency trading services and claims them to be the first of their kind for the country. Armed with a Bundesanstalt für Finanzdienstleistungsaufsicht (Bafin) license, in expanding its brokerage offerings VPE purports to offer “best-in-class technology” to customers, “secure and regulated.” Also read: Facebook to Be […]

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