47% of South Africans Plan to Invest in Cryptocurrencies

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Why Cryptocurrency Miners Are Trading Bitcoin Futures

Join our community of 10 000 traders on Hacked.com for just $39 per month. Bitcoin futures, which failed to generate the investor interest some had hoped for when CME Group Inc. and CBOE Global Markets Inc. first offered them in December, are finding support from an unlikely quarter – cryptocurrency miners, according to MarketWatch. Miners …

Institutional Investors Remain Sidelined on Crypto Funds

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Monex to Buy Hacked Cryptocurrency Exchange Coincheck

Join our community of 10 000 traders on Hacked.com for just $39 per month. Major Japanese online brokerage has confirmed its foray into the cryptocurrency sector by announcing its acquisition of Tokyo-based exchange Coincheck for ¥3.6 billion ($33.5 million). In an announcement on Friday, Monex confirmed it will acquire 100% of all 1,775,267 shares at …

Goldman-Backed Circle Acquires Crypto Exchange Poloniex

Get Trading Recommendations and Read Analysis on Hacked.com for just $39 per month. Former bitcoin startup Circle has acquired US-based cryptocurrency exchange Poloniex. Circle, one of the earliest and the best-funded startups in the bitcoin industry has announced its acquisition of Poloniex, one of the world’s largest cryptocurrency exchanges. In an announcement, Circle co-founders Sean …

Vladimir Putin Says Russia Needs Blockchain, Cannot be Late in the Race

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