14 Questions Robert Mueller Knows the Answer To

The Russia investigation’s known unknowns give valuable hints about the special counsel’s next...

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Bitwise Launches Bitcoin Fund, Driven by Client Interest
Dec06

Bitwise Launches Bitcoin Fund, Driven by Client Interest

Bitwise Asset Management has launched two new cryptocurrency funds, one of which only invests in BTC. The launch “is driven by inbound client interest and investor dissatisfaction with existing options,” the company says. The market downturn has also given investors “a unique opportunity to enter the market at prices many thought we’d never see again.” Also read: Indian Supreme Court Moves Crypto...

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Venezuelans Remain Skeptical After President Maduro Raises Petro’s Value
Dec06

Venezuelans Remain Skeptical After President Maduro Raises Petro’s Value

Nicolas Maduro’s move to increase the price of the petro, the country’s oil-backed cryptocurrency designed to counter inflation, has sparked intense debate. Experts and tech-savvy Venezuelans alike are less than enthusiastic about the Venezuelan president’s decision. Also read: Maduro Orders Price of Venezuela’s ‘Cryptocurrency’ to More Than Double Venezuelans Unimpressed by...

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Coinmarketbook Gauges Cryptocurrencies by Buy Support Rather Than Market Cap
Dec06

Coinmarketbook Gauges Cryptocurrencies by Buy Support Rather Than Market Cap

A lot of cryptocurrency enthusiasts and market observers reference websites that measure the digital asset economy by market capitalization. Now there’s a new data website, Coinmarketbook.cc, that calculates a cryptocurrency’s buy support based on order books held on various exchanges. Also read: US Law Enforcement Wants Surveillance Tools for Privacy Coins   ‘Market Cap is a Lie’ There are many...

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Markets Update: Cryptocurrencies Are Still Blood Red
Dec06

Markets Update: Cryptocurrencies Are Still Blood Red

As 2018 nears an end, cryptocurrency prices are dipping once again, having seen significant losses since the start of the year. This Wednesday, Dec. 5, the entire digital asset economy is valued at roughly $120 billion and most of the top 10 coins have lost 6-15% in value over the last 24 hours and 15-35% in the last week. Also Read: P2P Markets Report: Dumping Drives Record Volume Across Latin America and Asia The Top Digital Assets...

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