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Bitcoin, ethereum see strong inflows in latest week -CoinShares data

File Photo NEW YORK – Bitcoin and ethereum, the two largest cryptocurrencies in terms of market capitalization, posted strong inflows last week that saw investments in the sector hit $489 million, the largest since February, CoinShares weekly data showed. Bitcoin received the lion’s share of investor inflows last week of ...

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Bitcoin could surge to $300,000

LONDON – Bitcoin has hit its record price above $60,000 at the beginning of the month – now the cryptocurrency trades at around $57,000. Bitcoin’s value could surge as high as $300,000 with possible gains up to $100,000 this summer, the co-founder and former CEO of China-based crypto exchange BTCC, ...

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Bitcoin price drops more than $1,000 in Asian trade

HONG KONG/ TOKYO: Bitcoin hiccoughed in Asian trading on Thursday to at one point stand more than 6% down on the day after failing to make record highs. Bitcoin, the world’s biggest and best-known crypto-currency, was last trading around $17,700, having lost more than $1,000 since its previous close. “With ...

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Bitcoin price reaches $12,000

LONDON: Bitcoin was at $11,918 on Sunday, according to Coin Market Cap data. At the Binance cryptocurrency exchange trading platform its value was increasing by 5.41 percent, up to $11,980. In the course of Sunday trading, the Bitcoin price reached the $12,000 mark for the first time since 9 August ...

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Bitcoin rises above $10,000

LONDON: Bitcoin breached $10,000 on Sunday for the first time since early June. After several weeks of trading in narrow ranges. In addition to suffering pricing blows due to the economic fallout from the coronavirus outbreak, the virtual currency went through its third so-called halving on May 11, which cut the ...

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Bakkt introduces cryptocurrency

NEW YORK: The parent company of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) offer investors the option to trade Bitcoin, giving the pioneer cryptocurrency further mainstream recognition. Operations will begin at the opening of the electronic financial market at 8:00 pm in New York. Brokers will then be allowed to trade ...

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Cyber attacks cost $45bn in 2018

WASHINGTON: An estimated two million cyber attacks in 2018 resulted in more than $45 billion in losses worldwide as local governments struggled to cope with ransomware and other malicious incidents, a study showed Tuesday. The Internet Society’s Online Trust Alliance, compiling data from the U.S. and some international sources, said ...

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Bitcoin trades above $11,000

LONDON: Bitcoin tested 15-month highs after jumping more than 10pc over the weekend, with analysts ascribing the spike to growing optimism over the adoption of cryptocurrencies after Facebook unveiled its Libra digital coin. The original cryptocurrency hit $11,247.62 on the Bitstamp exchange, its highest since March last year. It later ...

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Swiss Media Giant Now Pays Its Employees in Bitcoin

Switzerland-based media behemoth Netzmedien AG is adapting to the new age of money by ditching fiat currencies in favor of crypto. From now on, all 30 employees of the publishing house will receive salaries in BTC, the company’s announcement states. The decision to receive salaries in BTC was taken by ...

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