Rental Marketplace Portion Uses Bitcoin and Smart Assets

Rental Marketplace Portion Uses Bitcoin and Smart Assets The New York-based 11-man team behind Portion is currently finalizing their angel funding and product development, including an iOS app. The company has launched a new website and is currently looking for beta testers for their upcoming product launch in April. Renting With Smart Tags Renting out…

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The Butterfly Effect of Chinese Bitcoin Regulations

The Butterfly Effect of Chinese Bitcoin Regulations Some View China’s New Bitcoin Regulations as Friendly, While Others Say the Rules Severely Limit Chinese Markets According to reports, the People’s Bank of China’s (PBOC) new regulatory policies are affecting Chinese bitcoin traders. The decision to cease margin lending, add fees to every trade and pausing withdrawals…

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How Specifically The EU & US Intend To Tax Your Bitcoin

How Specifically The EU & US Intend To Tax Your Bitcoin The bad news: Central bankers want private, centralized blockchains to facilitate all movement of wealth so they can skim the top. Complicit governments intend to regulate competitors, including individual wallet holders, and then collect a ‘fee’ in the form of taxes. The good news:…

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What Bitcoin Traders Should Know About Technical Analysis

What Bitcoin Traders Should Know About Technical Analysis While bitcoin traders have many tools they can use to evaluate the cryptocurrency market, one of the most tried-and-true methodologies is what’s called technical analysis. Using this approach, traders can get a better sense of market sentiment and identify key trends, and, with this information, make better-informed…

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UBS Wealth Chief: ‘We Are Embracing FinTech’

UBS Wealth Chief: ‘We Are Embracing FinTech’ The COO of UBS’ Wealth Management sector said recently that banks are now focusing on working with FinTech companies instead of regarding them as competition. Speaking at a recent Economist’s Finance Disrupted event in London, Dirk Klee said to Business Insider that: We are embracing fintechs and actually…

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Cloudflare’s Cloudbleed Has Cryptocurrency Platforms Taking Precautionary Measures

Cloudflare’s Cloudbleed Has Cryptocurrency Platforms Taking Precautionary Measures Cybersecurity is one of the major concerns of the cryptocurrency industry. As the cyberthreats increase, online platform operators are flocking to performance and security solutions providers like Cloudflare to ensure that their websites are protected from DDOS and other attacks. But what happens when something goes wrong…

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