Julio Gil-Pulgar

CME bitcoin futures trading hits record high
Bitcoin Investment

CME Bitcoin Futures Trading Breaks Record, Averaging $370 Million Per Day

Interest in Bitcoin futures trading continues to gain momentum. As a result, the Chicago Mercantile Exchange (CME) Group is reaching record numbers for its Bitcoin futures contracts...

Julio Gil-Pulgar | 10 months ago
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News

One Could Win $1 Million By Finding 100 ‘Critical’ Bugs in Libra

Facebook is offering thousands of dollars as a reward for those testers who find bugs in its upcoming Libra cryptocurrency. Libra Invites Your Security and Privacy Review of its...

Julio Gil-Pulgar | 11 months ago
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News

United States Intensifies Bitcoin Address Analysis in Opioid Fight

The U.S. Treasury Department is stepping up its focus on illegal cryptocurrency-related activities. Recently, Treasury announced that its financial intelligence and enforcement...

Julio Gil-Pulgar | 11 months ago
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News

BoE Governor Mark Carney Proposes Global Cryptocurrency

Governor of the Bank of England Mark Carney put forward the idea of replacing the U.S. dollar with a central bank-issued cryptocurrency like Facebook’s Libra. Carney Proposes The...

Julio Gil-Pulgar | 11 months ago
Bitmain Begins Expansion into South America
Bitcoin Mining

Bitmain to Increase Hashrate By 50% With 600,000 New Mining Chips

Showing renewed optimism, Bitmain is increasing its investments in the crypto mining industry. Now, Bitmain is reportedly buying 600,000 new crypto mining chips. As a result of this...

Julio Gil-Pulgar | 11 months ago
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Bitcoin Politics

How Key 2020 U.S. Presidential Candidates Are Showing Support For Bitcoin

Among the numerous issues that will define the 2020 U.S. presidential election, the topic of Bitcoin and blockchain technology is inching its way to the forefront. Indeed, in varying...

Julio Gil-Pulgar | 11 months ago
Cryptocurrency
Bitcoin Investment

Nobl Research: 25 Million Americans Are Considering Buying Crypto

A recently concluded Nobl Insurance study reveals that the crypto market grew by a spectacular 48 percent in the period 2018 – 2019. Moreover, the study forecast that the American...

Julio Gil-Pulgar | 11 months ago
Bitcoin pension
Bitcoin Investment

How Buying Bitcoin Could Solve the Global Pension Crisis

Amid fears of a world recession, the pension time bomb is ticking louder. Financial experts warn that the coming pension crisis is of such a magnitude that it will eventually affect...

Julio Gil-Pulgar | 11 months ago
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Bitcoin Politics

Elon Musk Supports Pro-Bitcoin U.S. Presidential Candidate Andrew Yang

Visionaries can create the future and value for the world. Now two visionaries are joining forces. In effect, Tesla Inc. CEO Elon Musk announced his support for Bitcoin-friendly Andrew...

Julio Gil-Pulgar | 11 months ago
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Bitcoin

Earning Bitcoin While You Buy Goods is the ‘New Shopping Experience’

There are many ways to make money through Bitcoin. Now, a modality posed to gain momentum is to incentivize customers through loyalty programs that give bitcoins for their purchases...

Julio Gil-Pulgar | 11 months ago
bitcoin will show up in hedge funds
Bitcoin Investment

Bitcoin Will Be In ‘A Lot of Hedge Fund Portfolios’: Investment CEO

Investor interest in Bitcoin is increasing all over the world. Most recently, impressed by Bitcoin’s latest “amazing run,” Agecroft Partners Founder and CEO Don Steinbrugge...

Julio Gil-Pulgar | 11 months ago
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Bitcoin Price

Venezuela Bitcoin Trading Hits New Highs Amid US Embargo

U.S. President Donald Trump has just imposed a total economic embargo against Venezuela. As a result, Bitcoin price is currently trading at almost a $1000 premium in VES on P2P trading...

Julio Gil-Pulgar | 11 months ago