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Posted On December 18, 2017By Bullion TigerIn News

Second Bitcoin Futures Debut Could Lure Volume To Wild Market

NEW YORK  – Bitcoin investors expect futures volumes to perk up when CME Group Inc, the world’s largest derivatives exchange operator, launches its own contract to wager on the cryptocurrency on Sunday. The second U.S. bitcoin futures launch is seen as another step towards big institutional investors warming up to a volatile asset that had until recently been accessible only via largely unregulated markets. Like the futures contract launched last week by rival Cboe Global Markets, CME’s will be cash settled. But it will be priced off an index ofRead More
China’s three biggest bitcoin exchanges are ending a self-imposed moratorium on withdrawals, helping the cryptocurrency to resume its record-breaking rally. The exchanges suspended withdrawals almost four months ago following increased scrutiny from Chinese authorities amid concerns of capital flight and money laundering. In February, the People’s Bank of China told bitcoin venues that it would close exchanges that violate rules on foreign exchange management, money laundering and payment and settlement. Bitcoin rose as much as 8.5 percent to $2479.34 Thursday, the biggest intraday advance since May 25, when it reached a recordRead More

Posted On April 27, 2017By HoudiniIn Articles

Currencies: Demystifying bitcoin

Not many people know that bitcoin expert Andreas Antonopoulos came to Malaysia for the first time last month to address investor concerns about the cryptocurrency. The author of Mastering Bitcoin: Unlocking Digital Currencies and The Internet of Money — two of the seminal books on the subject — was at Technology Park Malaysia for “A day with Andreas M Antonopoulos: Discover, Engage and Connect to the Future of Blockchain and Cryptocurrencies”. The event, co-organised by Bloktex Sdn Bhd and the Malaysian Industry-Government Group for High Technology (MIGHT), was attended byRead More