Tag Archive: Chicago

  • Bitcoin, Bitcoin Acceptance, News, News teaser

    Wall Street and Chicago Big Names are joining the Bitcoin Wagon

    Bitcoin has proven itself as a great digital asset thanks to the tremendous increase in its price. After a great deal of reluctance, Wall Street and Chicago financial pros have also joined the Bitcoin bandwagon, looking to get a share of what this digital currency offers. Earlier in the year, we saw Wall Street pros such as Josh Brown and Bill Miller testing the Bitcoin waters, stating that if the digital currency survived the August split,

    · December 8, 2017 · 3:00 pm
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    Aten Coin to Hold Conference on Digital Currency Compliance

    Aten Coin, the “KYC/AML compliant digital currency,” is holding its 3rd conference in Chicago on May 27, 2016 at the IIT Chicago-Kent College of Law. Also read: Japanese Company Raising Funds Abuses Tech Bureau Corp. Credentials Aten Coin: A Compliant Digital Currency? The title of the conference is “Beyond Bitcoin: Privacy, Money, Crime, and a Better Digital Currency.” As the title suggests, the conference will focus on the crime-related problems associated with Bitcoin, and how

    · May 14, 2016 · 7:59 pm
  • Conferences, Conferences and Meetings, News

    BTCChicago Day #2 Highlights

    Regulators & Bitcoin New York’s BitLicense was a particular hot topic for the weekend. Bruce Fenton told the audience at TNABC that current regulators aren’t our friends. Some of the specific regulations regarding New York’s BitLicense seem a bit excessive. Lawsky has said that the regulations are to weed out bad actors, but such measures can weed out even good actors. Fenton called Lawsky’s hearing and TV appearances a masquerade. Regulations haven’t really the community’s

    · July 21, 2014 · 5:29 am
  • Conferences, Conferences and Meetings, News

    BTCChicago Day #1 Highlights

    Perianne Boring started the day off with a press release where she announced the Chamber of Digital Commerce. The digital asset industry is expected to grow to an estimated value in the trillion dollar range within the next five to seven years. This figure includes all the businesses associated within the industry, and such businesses need representation in government. The Chamber of Digital Commerce is a trade association based in Washington, DC that will advise

    · July 20, 2014 · 3:24 am
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    The North American Bitcoin Conference Kicks Off At The House of Blues !

    The North American Bitcoin Conference (TNABC) is excited to announce that our kick off party will be held at Chicago’s famous House of Blues, the home of music, comedy and performance, on July 18th, 2014 ! To kick off TNABC with a bang we will present a special screening of The Rise and Rise of Bitcoin, the stunning documentary by Nicholas Mross about the creation and popularization of Bitcoin. The documentary takes an inside look at

    · July 7, 2014 · 9:37 pm