Bitcoin in Brief Wednesday: German Banks Trade Cryptos, US Universities Invest in Crypto Hedge Funds

The Daily In today’s Bitcoin in Brief, regulators in Berlin have revealed that at least six German financial institutions are[…]

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PR: XDCE Token Goes Live on Exchanges like Bancor, KoinOk, Alphaex, Forkdelta & Etherflyer Opens 20% Above the Token Contribution Price

This is a paid press release, which contains forward looking statements, and should be treated as advertising or promotional material.[…]

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Smartbtc Sees the Need for Centralized Python-Based Smart Contracts

Technology Just recently the startup Smartbtc announced the execution of a bitcoin-based smart contract written in the Python codebase. The[…]

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Bank of Thailand Bans Banks From Cryptocurrency Activities

Regulation The Thai central bank has prohibited financial institutions in the country from five key cryptocurrency activities, including banning customers[…]

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South Korean Banks Reverse Decisions on Cryptocurrency Accounts

Regulation South Korean banks have backtracked from their decisions to stop servicing cryptocurrency accounts as crypto investors protested and the[…]

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Korean Crypto Exchanges Go on Hiring Spree, Stealing Workers From Banks

News Major South Korean exchanges are on a hiring spree. The demand for cryptocurrencies and the government’s mandate for stronger security[…]

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Major Korean Banks Drop Bitcoin Point Swap Services

Finance South Korean banks are further distancing themselves from bitcoin following the government’s ”emergency” regulation which bans them from direct[…]

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FCA Accuses Banks of Anti-Competitive Practices Towards DLT Start-Ups

Regulation The UK financial regulator, the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) has accused financial institutions of withholding financial services from distributed ledger[…]

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