Putin Aide Says Bitcoin Can Help Russia Bypass Financial Sanctions
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Putin Aide Says Bitcoin Can Help Russia Bypass Financial Sanctions

btcethereumadmin - December 14, 2017

While the rising transactions fees are making bitcoin less usable for everyday purchases, its strength is drawing in companies and nation states looking to use the cryptocurrency.…

Greek Supreme Court Wants to Extradite Vinnik to the US, Final Decision Pending
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Bitcoin
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Greek Supreme Court Wants to Extradite Vinnik to the US, Final Decision Pending

btcethereumadmin - December 14, 2017

Alexander Vinnik of BTC-e fame is likely to end up in US, not Russian, custody after a Greek ruling. Greece’s Supreme Court has upheld a US request…

Corporate Shareholders in Russia to Vote Via Blockchain
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Blockchain
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Corporate Shareholders in Russia to Vote Via Blockchain

btcethereumadmin - December 14, 2017

Russian developers make Blockchain E-voting solution for corporate shareholders. According to local sources, Russia has become one of the first countries to develop an online system for corporate…

Despite Regulation, Russians Plan to Build Europe’s Largest Mining Farms
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Bitcoin
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Despite Regulation, Russians Plan to Build Europe’s Largest Mining Farms

btcethereumadmin - December 14, 2017

Undeterred by upcoming federal restrictions on Bitcoin, regional authorities in Moscow have announced intentions to attract European mining companies and investors. Cheap electricity and developed infrastructure will…

Federal Reserve Chair: “Fed Doesn’t Really Play Any Regulatory Role” in Bitcoin
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Bitcoin
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Federal Reserve Chair: “Fed Doesn’t Really Play Any Regulatory Role” in Bitcoin

btcethereumadmin - December 14, 2017

Following her next-to-last Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC) meeting, outgoing Federal Reserve (Fed) Chairwoman Janet Yellen gave a final scheduled press conference 13 December 2017 in Washington,…

Greek Supreme Court Rejects Extradition Appeal by BTC-e’s Alexander Vinnik
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Crime
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Greek Supreme Court Rejects Extradition Appeal by BTC-e’s Alexander Vinnik

btcethereumadmin - December 14, 2017

The Greek supreme court in Athens has rejected today the appeal by the suspected BTC-e operator Alexander Vinnik regarding his extradition to the United States. The way…

Leaked Documents, Withheld Funds, and Altcoin Pumps: Bittrex Faces Increasing Scrutiny
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Altcoin
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Leaked Documents, Withheld Funds, and Altcoin Pumps: Bittrex Faces Increasing Scrutiny

btcethereumadmin - December 12, 2017

Prominent cryptocurrency exchange Bittrex has come under increasing scrutiny in recent weeks. A Russian Telegram channel indicates that a customer was accidentally forwarded passport documentation and other…

Crypto – The Answer For Russia’s Petrodollar Woes?
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Bitcoin
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Crypto – The Answer For Russia’s Petrodollar Woes?

btcethereumadmin - December 11, 2017

Russia could consider using cryptocurrencies to trade oil. The rise of cryptocurrencies is offering a number of countries a chance to liberate themselves from mainstream financial institutions…

Forgot the Key to Your Bitcoin Wallet? You Need a Crypto Hypnotist
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Crypto News
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Forgot the Key to Your Bitcoin Wallet? You Need a Crypto Hypnotist

btcethereumadmin - December 9, 2017

The rapid acceleration of bitcoin this year has had holders mesmerized – sometimes literally. The currency’s soaring value has sparked renewed interest in old wallets containing digital…

Russian Regulators Draft Law to Restrict Crypto Mining, Payments, and Token Sales
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Bitcoin
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Russian Regulators Draft Law to Restrict Crypto Mining, Payments, and Token Sales

btcethereumadmin - December 8, 2017

The Russian Ministry of Finance has revealed some details of the upcoming bill to regulate cryptocurrencies which the ministry has been preparing in collaboration with the central…