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Market Researchers Tabb Claim 2018 is the Year Interest in Bitcoin Goes Institutional

According to market research firm Tabb, 2018 could be the year that ‘institutional money’ finally enters the cryptocurrency market. Tabb identified a few key reasons why established money managers and the planet’s largest financial powerhouses might now be getting ready to make their move into the space. Tabb: There Are Three Reasons Why Institutional Investors […]

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US Regulator Urges SEC to Clarify If Ethereum Tokens Are Securities

Dieter Holger · May 15, 2018 · 1:00 pm Wall Street continues to debate whether cryptocurrencies should be treated as securities or commodities. Ethereum, the world’s second most valuable cryptocurrency after Bitcoin, finds itself in the crosshairs of regulators. Ethereum: Security or Commodity? The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) and other federal agencies should swiftly […]

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Coinbase Announces 4 New Products for Institutional Investors

Adam James · May 15, 2018 · 12:00 pm Earlier today, San Francisco-based digital currency exchange Coinbase announced four major products geared entirely towards facilitating and encouraging institutional investment — signaling that the herd is indeed on its way. Coinbase Custody First and foremost, Coinbase has partnered with an SEC-regulated broker-dealer to created Coinbase Custody, which the […]

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Consensus 2018 Features ‘Lambos’ And Bankers Out of Business

Blockchain Week New York City, the most important annual conference for the cryptocurrency and blockchain ecosystem, is including gimmicks outside the event, such as actors portraying struggling bankers protesting against Bitcoin and Lamborghinis renewing the success stereotype among digital currency investors. ‘Bankers’ Protests and ‘Lambos’ Outside Blockchain Week Consensus 2018, the Bitcoin conference taking place […]