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Cryptocurrency Activities Will Be Legal and Tax Free in Belarus Starting in March – Bitcoin News

Cryptocurrency Activities Will Be Legal and Tax Free in Belarus Starting in March – Bitcoin News

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Please share if you find this article interesting. Cryptocurrency Activities Will Be Legal and Tax Free in Belarus Starting in March - Bitcoin News Regulation The decree signed by Belarusian president Alexander Lukashenko which legalizes cryptocurrencies, initial coin offerings, and smart contracts, will enter into force in March. Cryptocurrency activities are not restricted by the decree and will be tax exempt until 2023. Also read: South Korea Urges 23 Countries, EU, and IMF to Collaborate on Curbing Crypto Trading Cryptocurrencies Soon To Be Legal Alexander Lukashenko. The decree which legalizes cryptocurrencies, initial coin offerings (ICOs) and smart contracts in Belarus will go into effect on March 28. Entitled “On the development of the digital economy,” it was signed
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Austrian Bitcoin Miner May Seek an IPO on the London Stock Exchange in 2018 – Bitcoin News

Austrian Bitcoin Miner May Seek an IPO on the London Stock Exchange in 2018 – Bitcoin News

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Please share if you find this article interesting. Austrian Bitcoin Miner May Seek an IPO on the London Stock Exchange in 2018 - Bitcoin News Finance Are you an environmentally conscience stock investor looking to add some bitcoin exposure to your portfolio without fearing you might be melting the polar ice caps? A new “green” energy cryptocurrency mining venture may soon be available for you to invest in. Also Read: Businessman Outright Buys Two Electric Power Stations to Do Bitcoin Mining in Russia Bitcoin IPO Hydrominer GmbH, An Austrian cryptocurrency miner, is reportedly considering an initial public offering (IPO) on the London Stock Exchange AIM during 2018. This is meant not just to capitalize on the current ‘blockchain mania’ in the markets but to actually be used a
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Poloniex Displaying Incorrect Customer Balances, Experiences Customer Service Woes

Poloniex Displaying Incorrect Customer Balances, Experiences Customer Service Woes

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Please share if you find this article interesting. Poloniex Displaying Incorrect Customer Balances, Experiences Customer Service Woes According to users on Poloniex’s unofficial subreddit, the exchange has not be crediting user account balances when orders are cancelled. One user wrote: “When I cancel any open orders, the original USDT value isn't returned. Usually, the intended buy value is returned to my total and everything is fine but just noticed today that every time I cancel an order, the "Estimated value of holdings" (DEPOSITS & WITHDRAWALS tab) gets smaller and smaller and never returns to the original total.” Poloniex responded via their official Twitter account today, saying: We're investigating reports of canceled orders not crediting back to account balances. — Po
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GDAX Starts BCH Trading, Users Angry About Focus

GDAX Starts BCH Trading, Users Angry About Focus

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Please share if you find this article interesting. GDAX Starts BCH Trading, Users Angry About Focus GDAX has started trading Bitcoin Cash (BCH) this morning as of 9 AM PST, with little fanfare. The status update page for GDAX indicated that all initial testing had concluded as of 11:25 AM, with full functionality being restored. The addition of BCH on GDAX follows the addition of the hard fork coin on the Coinbase site, which saw the price of BCH rocket to new all time highs. While Coinbase owns GDAX, they are not the same entity. Since the announcement, Coinbase has made no further promises of future additions, however. The price of BCH responded strongly, with increases on the day around 12%. At press time, the coin was trading at $1742. Wrong focus? However, the cryptocurren...
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Visa CEO: Bitcoin is Not a Payment System – Bitcoin News

Visa CEO: Bitcoin is Not a Payment System – Bitcoin News

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Please share if you find this article interesting. Visa CEO: Bitcoin is Not a Payment System - Bitcoin News Economy & Regulation Visa, the world’s largest credit card company, is widely regarded as being hostile to Bitcoin. It would seem intuitive that a traditional financial provider should look unkindly on anything that threatens its hegemony. Publicly, though, the company has had very little to say about Bitcoin, preferring to focus on matters within its own domain. In a CNBC interview on Wednesday, the corporation’s CEO broke his silence, opining – predictably – that Bitcoin is not a payments system. Also read: Visa Veto Leaves Several European Cryptocurrency Cards Locked Out Legacy Finance Meets Future Money Alfred Kelly In an interview on Wednesday, recorded at New Yor
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Mark Cuban’s NBA Team Mavericks to Sell Tickets for Bitcoin “Next Season” – Bitcoin News

Mark Cuban’s NBA Team Mavericks to Sell Tickets for Bitcoin “Next Season” – Bitcoin News

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Please share if you find this article interesting. Mark Cuban’s NBA Team Mavericks to Sell Tickets for Bitcoin “Next Season” - Bitcoin News Services The NBA has hundreds of millions of fans all over the world, and at least some of them will soon be exposed to the mainstream use of cryptocurrency for payments for the first time. This is thanks to one famous team owner that now promises that bitcoin can be used to buy tickets starting the following season. Also Read: Businessman Outright Buys Two Electric Power Stations to Do Bitcoin Mining in Russia Bitcoin Steps Up to the NBA Court Famous American entrepreneur, businessman and investor Mark Cuban has announced that bitcoin users can soon buy tickets to National Basketball Association (NBA) games directly from his team. Asked
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Ethereum Network Congestion Forces Exchanges to Halt Withdrawals – Bitcoin News

Ethereum Network Congestion Forces Exchanges to Halt Withdrawals – Bitcoin News

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Please share if you find this article interesting. Ethereum Network Congestion Forces Exchanges to Halt Withdrawals - Bitcoin News Altcoins Scaling problems that have been sporadically affecting the Ethereum network have resurfaced. While bulls and bears were battling it out in the markets, the Ethereum blockchain was fighting to restore some semblance of normal service. The congestion forced a number of exchanges to halt withdrawals, with one going so far as to advise customers to use a different cryptocurrency. Also read: Despite Regulations, One South Korean Crypto Exchange Rises to the Global Top Ethereum Enters the Slow Lane Over the last couple of months, the Ethereum network has reported record activity, peaking at over one million transactions a day. This growth has
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Startup Wants to Bring Blockchain Remake For Webcam Sex Industry

Startup Wants to Bring Blockchain Remake For Webcam Sex Industry

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Please share if you find this article interesting. Startup Wants to Bring Blockchain Remake For Webcam Sex Industry While webcam modeling has quickly become the go-to money-making option when much of the pornography business eroded by the avalanche of free online sexual content, it’s certainly not flawless. Most models only see 20-40 percent of their earnings, if they see any of it, as many service providers have a minimal required sum, usually about $50, to be gathered before issuing out their payment. This standard policy scares away most first-timers. Cashing out your hard-earned money as a model can also be delayed up to a month due to the payment regulations of these sites and three to five business days rule of traditional bank transfers. And as for the clients, some websit
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Representatives from Federal Reserve of St. Louis Write in Favor of Cryptocurrencies

Representatives from Federal Reserve of St. Louis Write in Favor of Cryptocurrencies

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Please share if you find this article interesting. Representatives from Federal Reserve of St. Louis Write in Favor of Cryptocurrencies Economy & Regulation Aleksander Berentsen and Fabian Schär of the Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis have recently published an article that emphasizes many of the benefits of cryptocurrencies. The article states “that cryptoassets are well suited to become an important asset class,” in addition to offering praise regarding a number of the major applications associated with cryptocurrencies. Also Read: Classified Ads Site in South Africa Reports Increase in High-Ticket Bitcoin Listings Reserve Bank Representatives Praise Bitcoin The piece opens by outlining many of the core motivations underpinning the development of bitcoin, stating that it
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New US Bill Seeks To Fight Terrorist Use of Cryptocurrencies

New US Bill Seeks To Fight Terrorist Use of Cryptocurrencies

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Please share if you find this article interesting. New US Bill Seeks To Fight Terrorist Use of Cryptocurrencies A newly proposed Jan. 10 US bill aims to fight terrorism by offering rewards for information that results in convictions of cryptocurrency-supported terrorism. The bill, introduced to Congress by Rep. Ted Budd (R-NC) of the House Financial Services Committee, proposes an Independent Financial Technology Task Force to dole out the rewards, whose amount in either dollars or cryptocurrency was not indicated. The second section of the bill reads: “It is the sense of Congress that the Federal Government should prioritize the investigation of terrorist and illicit use of new financial technology, including digital currencies.” The fintech task force would be run by the Secr