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'Flash crash' trader freed on bail after Bail Change in Conditions
NEWS RELEASE 'Flash crash' trader freed on bail after Bail Change in Conditions

Navinder Singh Sarao argued he couldn't put up £5.05m for bail because his assets had been frozen. The US Justice Department (DoJ) wants him extradited on wire and commodities fraud a....

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2 yearss ago
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Nine Banks agree $2bn Settlement to US Investors in rigged foreign exchange rates
NEWS RELEASE Nine Banks agree $2bn Settlement to US Investors in rigged foreign exchange rates

They are taking action on behalf of investors, including hedge funds and pension funds, who accuse banks of conspiring to manipulate rates. The banks include HSBC, Barclays, BNP Paribas, Bank o....

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2 yearss ago
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Pension scams increasingly becoming investment scams, says Citizens Advice
NEWS RELEASE Pension scams increasingly becoming investment scams, says Citizens Advice

Individuals are typically told they should invest their pension money in fine wines or overseas property. But many of the companies involved are not regulated and are not qualified to give fina....

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2 yearss ago
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New Scholarships Aim to Boost Diversity in Blockchain Space
NEWS RELEASE New Scholarships Aim to Boost Diversity in Blockchain Space

A recent CoinDesk study of bitcoin users highlighted the lack of diversity in the digital currency space, with fewer than one in 10 bitcoin owners (8.2%) stating they were female, and&nb....

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2 yearss ago
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Tokyo Court: Bitcoin Not Subject to Ownership
NEWS RELEASE Tokyo Court: Bitcoin Not Subject to Ownership

Judge Masumi Kurachi stated that, due to their intangible nature and reliance on third parties, bitcoins cannot be covered under existing law. Kurachi's comments, reported by The Japan Time....

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2 yearss ago
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Inside Barcelona's Bitcoin Drug Lab
NEWS RELEASE Inside Barcelona's Bitcoin Drug Lab

Hidden inside, between layers of cardboard and tape, are two fluorescent pink pills purchased from one of many eBay-style marketplaces on the dark web, aka the 'hidden Internet&....

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2 yearss ago
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Italian Banking Group: Bitcoin's Advantage is its Network Effect
NEWS RELEASE Italian Banking Group: Bitcoin's Advantage is its Network Effect

The ESMA, which regulates securities activity in the European Union, first sought submissions from the finance and digital currency industries in April. The agency published 14 responses from....

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2 yearss ago
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No, Satoshi Nakamoto Hasn't Moved a Thing
NEWS RELEASE No, Satoshi Nakamoto Hasn't Moved a Thing

The mysterious figure is estimated to own somewhere in the region of one million coins, all mined during the currency's early months. His fortune, now worth $281.6m, has not mov....

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2 yearss ago
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Japan Weighing Bitcoin Exchange Rules Amid Mt Gox Investigation
NEWS RELEASE Japan Weighing Bitcoin Exchange Rules Amid Mt Gox Investigation

Media reports from The Japan Times and The Japan News suggest that the government, including those from the country's Financial Services Agency, may seek to implement ....

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2 yearss ago
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LOT Polish Airlines Now Accepts Bitcoin
NEWS RELEASE LOT Polish Airlines Now Accepts Bitcoin

Tickets can be purchased on LOT's desktop and mobile websites. LOT does not accept directly, but exchanges the digital currency for fiat using an unnamed payment service provider, the med....

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2 yearss ago
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Klarna Exec: Bitcoin Could Help Small Merchants Go Global
NEWS RELEASE Klarna Exec: Bitcoin Could Help Small Merchants Go Global

However, he says his Sweden-based company, which boasts more than 1,200 employees in 18 markets, isn't ready to join the list of online checkout startups like Shopify and Stripe that have....

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2 yearss ago
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UK Trade Mission Brings Bitcoin and FinTech to Southeast Asia
NEWS RELEASE UK Trade Mission Brings Bitcoin and FinTech to Southeast Asia

CEO Peter Smith was one of 31 executives to take part in a trade delegation, led by Prime Minister David Cameron, to promote the UK's FinTech businesses in Southeast Asia. Th....

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2 yearss ago
Money and Banking
Mt Gox: The History of a Failed Bitcoin Exchange
NEWS RELEASE Mt Gox: The History of a Failed Bitcoin Exchange

Arrested in Japan over allegations he manipulated Mt Gox's volumes prior to its demise in 2014, Karpeles' detention has captivated worldwide attention. Credited with being one of t....

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2 yearss ago
Money and Banking
FinTech Voices Join Blockchain Conversation at Keynote 2015
NEWS RELEASE FinTech Voices Join Blockchain Conversation at Keynote 2015

On the talking block at the Millennium Biltmore Hotel in Los Angeles were trends such as the role of the distributed ledger in identity and security as well as its implications for consumer protec....

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2 yearss ago
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Robocoin Faces Lawsuit Over Bitcoin ATM Refund
NEWS RELEASE Robocoin Faces Lawsuit Over Bitcoin ATM Refund

Bitcoin Solutions, a Canadian outfit operating three bitcoin ATMs across Alberta and Saskatchewan, announced its intention to sue Robocoin in a Reddit post Thursday evening. President Adam....

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2 yearss ago
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Bitcoin Firm Elliptic Wins
NEWS RELEASE Bitcoin Firm Elliptic Wins "Security Project of the Year"

In its second edition, The Banker's Technology Projects of the Year awards, claim to celebrate the "most innovative and transformational contributions to financial services tech....

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2 yearss ago
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Ex City Trader Hayes jailed for 14 years over Libor rate-rigging
NEWS RELEASE Ex City Trader Hayes jailed for 14 years over Libor rate-rigging

He was sentenced to 14 years in prison for conspiracy to defraud. The 35-year old is the first individual to face a jury trial for manipulating the rate, which is used as a benchmark for trilli....

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2 yearss ago
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Police Return Funds Seized from Bitcoin Trader
NEWS RELEASE Police Return Funds Seized from Bitcoin Trader

According to Herald Scotland, Max Flores' money was returned to him last month, following his solicitor's appeal. The trader – who is unsure as to whether the seizure will have a ....

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2 yearss ago
Money and Banking
Europe’s Largest Bank HSBC reports 10% rise in pre-tax profit for first half of the year
NEWS RELEASE Europe’s Largest Bank HSBC reports 10% rise in pre-tax profit for first half of the year

Pre-tax profit was $13.6bn (£8.7bn) in the first six months, compared with $12.3bn a year ago - higher than forecasts, which were for $12.5bn. The lender also announced the sale of its Br....

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2 yearss ago
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Eris COO: Private and Public Blockchains Need to Co-Exist
NEWS RELEASE Eris COO: Private and Public Blockchains Need to Co-Exist

That has been the subject of debate surrounding Eris Industries and its blockchain solutions platform for some time. Founded in 2014, Eris has evolved to become one of the more novel projects in t....

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2 yearss ago
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Deutsche Bank Letter Touts 'Expertise' in Blockchain Tech
NEWS RELEASE Deutsche Bank Letter Touts 'Expertise' in Blockchain Tech

The bank was one of a number of respondents to a call for evidence by the European Securities and Markets Authority, which is currently establishing how it will regulate digital currencies. The EU....

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2 yearss ago
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Bitcoin in the Headlines: Rolling With the Punches
NEWS RELEASE Bitcoin in the Headlines: Rolling With the Punches

From serial entrepreneur and billionaire Richard Branson through to revelations that Hollywood A-lister Lucy Liu was in favour of distributed ledger technology, both digital currency and the block....

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2 yearss ago
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Microsoft's Bing Launches Bitcoin Rewards Sweepstakes
NEWS RELEASE Microsoft's Bing Launches Bitcoin Rewards Sweepstakes

A new partnership between Bing Rewards and Tango Card will let users of the search engine redeem reward points for the ability to win $500 in bitcoin. Bing Rewards awards cr....

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2 yearss ago

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