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Square’s Surging Bitcoin Business Will Restore Confidence in Crypto

Square, the $31 billion payments giant, processed over $166 million in Bitcoin purchases throughout 2018.Square Bitcoin Revenue Eclipses $50 Million in Q4According to the firm’s Q4 shareholder letter, Square processed the sale of $52.4 million in Bitcoin in the fourth quarter of last year, up nearly two-fold from its previous

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Wall Street Crypto Advocate Says Bitcoin ETF Is A Matter Of When: What’s Behind the Confidence?

All eyes may be on the QuadrigaCX imbroglio, but talk regarding the implications that a Bitcoin exchange-traded fund (ETF) could propose have continued. This isn’t without reason. Since the Winklevoss Twins effectively started the race for a publicly-traded crypto fund, deemed a “paradigm-shifting” product by post, the subject matter has

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Marshall Islands President Survives No Confidence Vote Prompted by National Crypto Plans

The President of the Republic of the Marshall Islands Hilda Heine has narrowly survived a no confidence vote that was partly prompted by her plans to introduce a national digital currency, Asia-focused English-language publication Nikkei Asian Review reports Nov. 12.The Marshallese parliament was reportedly split 16-16, just one vote short

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Marshall Islands President Faces No Confidence Vote Due to National Crypto Plans

The President of the Republic of the Marshall Islands Hilda Heine faces a vote of no confidence due to her administration’s plans to introduce a national digital currency, Radio New Zealand News (RDZ) reported Nov. 5.The Marshallese parliament initially endorsed the creation of the national digital currency,  which would be

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Regulation Creates Confidence Needed for Broad Crypto Adoption

The former chairman of the CFTC believes that the U.S. government policy makers need to take a technology neutral stance on blockchain, but says that regulation is necessary on its application to protect investors and help crypto reach widespread adoption.Gary Gensler Speaks on Bitcoin, Blockchain, and Future RegulationWhile pundits like

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Philippines To Regulate Cryptos; work with the BSP, inspire confidence in the sector

Recognising the global interest in cryptocurrencies, there are reports out of the Philippines to regulate cryptos. The Manila Times reports that the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) of the Philippines is targeting to release draft rules this month. The move comes at a time when most Asian countries are shunning

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