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Sep 20,2018 Par Todd White
Cryptocurrencies rallied as optimism spread surrounding Ripple Labs Inc.’s plans for using a digital coin, lifting peers that have lost more than $600 billion of value since January. XRP, the cryptocurrency commonly referred to as Ripple, jumped as much as 50 percent to double its price from a week ago. XRP surpassed Ether as the second-biggest cryptocurrency on the surge, according to CoinMarketCap.com data. The Bloomberg Galaxy Crypto Index increased 15 percent, heading for its biggest one-day gain since mid-July. Ether and Litecoin were both up more than 8.5 percent and Bitcoin, the biggest by market value, rose 5.4 percent.
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Août 29,2018 Par Rachel McIntosh
Last week, Finance Magnates reported on social trading and investing platform eToro’s historic partnership with seven Premier League football teams. The sponsorship agreement is not only significant because of its size (an estimated £4-5 million), but also because of the fact that the teams will all be paid in Bitcoin. More specifically, eToro has partnered with #5 team Tottenham Hotspur, as well as Brighton & Hove Albion, Cardiff City, Crystal Palace, Leicester City, Newcastle United, and Southampton.
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Août 28,2018 Par Guy Hirsch
For years, cross-border payment processes have been a functional, yet flawed, aspect of global commerce. In fact, while globalization has strengthened interconnectivity worldwide, actions as simple as currency exchanges or wire transfers are still considered to be a costly and time-intensive undertaking. To put it simply: As the general public becomes frustrated with the status quo, traditional cross-border payments will soon be a thing of a past. In preparing for the road ahead, international corporations have begun experimenting with advancements in cryptocurrency in an effort to bring the immutability and efficiency of blockchain technology to the forefront of the global commercial ecosystem.
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Août 20,2018 Par Tom Morgan
Premier League football bosses will soon be paying for the best players in bitcoins, it was claimed on Monday night, after seven top-flight clubs launched cryptocurrency trials. Tottenham Hotspur, Leicester City, Newcastle United, Southampton, Cardiff City, Brighton and Crystal Palace have agreed to set up digital wallets with an online trading platform which says it is in "no doubt" the currency will eventually replace sterling in the multi-billion pound transfer industry.
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Août 16,2018 Par Victor Golovtchenko
eToro has just announced the on-boarding of a new resident cybersecurity expert. His name is Buky Carmelli, and he’s an ex-officer in the Israeli Defence Forces’ elite tech units. With over 30 years of experience in leading large research and technological development teams, the new addition to eToro’s team comes at a critical time for the firm.
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Août 15,2018 Par Matthew Field
The price of cryptocurrency Bitcoin fell to below $6,000 (£4,700) on Tuesday as the cost of other cryptocurrencies declined by billions of dollars amid a new sell off. Bitcoin fell from around $17,000 at the start of the year and lost 6pc of its value over 24 hours. Its current price is close to its lowest point of the year, which it hit on June 18th at $5,785 (£4,524).
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Août 02,2018 Par Cryptovest
The eToro trading platform has issued a favorable market report on Litecoin (LTC), seeing long-term promise in the asset it refers to as “digital silver.” Based on its research, eToro anticipates a great upside potential for LTC as the current prices may not be reflecting the network’s true value.
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Juil 24,2018 Par Charles Bovaird
Bitcoin prices continued to gain late this morning, pushing higher after breaking through the key $8,000 level. The world's largest digital currency has enjoyed this continued rally as it benefits from a return of positive sentiment, said analyst Charles Hayter. The cryptocurrency market's inner bull has returned, said Hayter, co-founder and CEO of digital currency data platform CryptoCompare.
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Juil 24,2018 Par Kate Rooney
Bitcoin shook off a bearish two months after rising above $8,000 Tuesday but based on past behavior, another pullback could be coming, according to technical analysts that cover cryptocurrency. “Given that it has trended down so sharply since May, I wouldn’t want to get too greedy,” said Newton Advisor founder and analyst Mark Newton. “Looking at cycles near term, this doesn't mean it will go back to its highs right away."
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Juil 23,2018 Par Charles Bovaird
Bitcoin prices have climbed sharply over the last month, increasing by more than one-third after hitting a 2018 low in June. The digital currency's price reached as much as $7,770.58 today, according to the CoinDesk Bitcoin Price Index (BPI). At this point, the world's largest cryptocurrency by market value was up more than 5% since the start of the day and 34.3% from its recent low on June 24, additional BPI figures show.
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