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Bakkt Stabbed: Investment Fund Delays Launch

Crypto investment fund Bakkt, created by operators of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE), announced today it will launch on January 24, 2019 -...
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Is Halal Currency the Next Big Thing? Here’s Why 1.6 Billion Muslims Care

Crypto firm X8Currency recently received Shari’a certification from Islamic scholars ahead of expansion into the Middle East. The Swiss-based company calls itself “the ultimate safe...

Iran Fights Sanctions with Digital Currency

Iran’s first digital currency is one step away from launching, according to a report published by Iranian media group Ibena.ir on November 9th. The unnamed...
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Indonesia Government to Partner with Everest

Tech company Everest is joining forces with Indonesia's government to prevent fraud and improve energy subsidy distribution to more than 50 million people. According to...
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Bitcoin is the Real Winner of US Midterms

Mainstream news groups are fixated on the ‘blue wave’ sweeping America during last night’s midterm elections. But here at Bitcoin Australia, we’re more interested...
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Do Japan’s New Regulations Signal the Death of Crypto Scams?

With its bullet trains, love of robots and elaborate talking toilets, Japan has often been an innovator when it comes to technology. Now, Japan...
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Crypto Millionaire John McAfee Joins Presidential Race

Can you imagine someone accused of murder, rape, drug manufacturing and dating teen-aged girls running for president? Sounds crazy, but this hasn't stopped John...
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Bakkt to the Future: a digital exchange in a physical world

Intercontinental Exchange (ICE), the operator of the New York Stock Exchange, confirmed the launch of its investor-grade cryptocurrency trading platform Bakkt. Pending approval by...
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How a Math Teacher From Iceland is Changing the Crypto Mining Game

Iceland is in the spotlight this week following its innovate methods to power the crypto mining network. Proposed by maths teacher Krista Hannesdóttir, the Scandinavian country...
Waving blue flags of European Union with bitcoin currency symbols instead of stars. Conceptual image for state regulation of cryptocurrency market.

EU Financial Regulators Start Assessment of ICOs and Crypto Assets

The European Union is one of the largest markets for cryptocurrencies, home to 30% of projects funded by initial coin offerings (ICO). So far,...