Bitcoin

Study Says Bitcoin Will Replace Traditional Currency Within Ten Years

Cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin are the “next natural step” for the global economy, according to academics from the Imperial College London in a study commissioned by cryptocurrency exchange eToro. Store of Value, Medium of Exchange, and Unit of Account The study, as outlined by the Independent, presents research from Professor William Knottenbelt and Dr. Zeynep Gurguc. The […]

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Crypto Daily News: Vitalik Buterin Slams Centralized Exchanges and HBUS Opens in the US

In today’s edition of Crypto Daily News, we cover why Vitalik Buterin slammed centralized cryptocurrency exchanges, the Philippines making moves in cryptocurrency, and HBUS’s opening in the United States. Crypto Daily News: Vitalik Buterin Hates Centralized Exchanges On July 6th, Vitalik Buterin spoke in a ‘fireside‘ chat with Jon Evans at the TechCrunch Session focused […]

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Regtech Firm IdentityMind Shares Insights and Predictions on Cryptocurrency Market, ICOs

Image: Cryptocurrency regulation, by designer491, via Shutterstock.com IdentifyMind, a Californian regtech company that serves cryptocurrency exchanges among other clients, believes that these platforms will witness explosive growth in the coming months, the company said on Tuesday. According to Neal Reiter, director of the ICO and virtual currency business unit of IdentityMind, there’s tremendous growth in […]

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Bitcoin Could go Mainstream Within 10 Years: Imperial College Research

Advertisement When will cryptocurrencies gain widespread adoption? According to a study conducted by researchers at the Imperial College London, cryptocurrencies possess the potential of becoming a widely used form of payment within the coming decade. In their research report titled “Cryptocurrencies: Overcoming Barriers to Trust and Adoption” Imperial College London’s Professor William Knottenbelt and Imperial […]

Blockchain

Bitcoin to Replace Traditional Currencies ‘Within a Decade,’ Researchers Claim

A new study from the Imperial College London and eToro claims that cryptocurrencies are not only nearing mainstream adoption, but also the “next step” for money.  ‘Cryptocurrencies Have Already Made Significant Headway’ Bitcoin is already being used as both a store of value and speculative investment. Soon, it may become a viable means of payment. […]

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Digital Assets ‘Missing Piece Of Puzzle’ For Investors, New Research Finds

Barry Silbert’s Grayscale Investments believes digital assets conform to successful trading strategies and should form part of beta portfolios. Digital Assets ‘Fit Squarely’ With Portfolio Success That’s according to a new research paper from the investment giant, which claims digital assets fit into the risk-return model known as Modern Portfolio Theory (MPT) the same as […]

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How Bitcoin Giant Bitmain Became the Biggest Crypto Company Ever

Advertisement Bitmain, the biggest bitcoin mining equipment manufacturer, has closed its Series B funding round to secure a valuation of over $ 12 billion, officially becoming the largest conglomerate in the history of bitcoin and crypto. A Conglomerate Coinbase, Binance, and Ripple Labs are some of the multi-billion dollar corporations in the global cryptocurrency industry […]