According to a new study, more than 50 percent of retailers utilizing Square Inc.'s checkout technology would be willing to accept Bitcoin (BTC) as a form of payment.

Bitcoin Questionable as a Currency, but as an Asset it’s as...

As investors eagerly wait in anticipation to see where exactly Bitcoin will go, its prospects as a viable currency are coming under scrutiny. Cryptocurrency, Minus the...

Adam James | Jan 31, 2018 | 16:30
New York Stock Exchange Owner to Launch Bitcoin Data Service

New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) Owner to Launch Bitcoin Data Service

At the end of 2017, signs that Bitcoin was making the jump from a currency used and held only by technology and decentralization enthusiasts to a mainstream asset started to hit...

Samuel Rae | Jan 18, 2018 | 22:00
Bitcoin ETF CBOE Announces Increased Bitcoin Futures Margins Amid Market Manipulation Worries

First Bitcoin Futures Expired and Settled

Crypto markets have been in free fall for most of the week as a result of panic selling on the back of news of further crackdowns in Asia. There could be a number of other catalysts...

Martin Young | Jan 18, 2018 | 11:00

Nomura Analysts Think Bitcoin Is Making Japanese People Spend More

Here’s a look at Nomura’s suggestion that bitcoin is translating to a wealth effect in Japan. During the first half of 2017 and, indeed, throughout the majority of the...

Samuel Rae | Jan 03, 2018 | 18:30
Bitcoinist - Investors project $200k BTC

Facebook Investor and PayPal Co-founder Peter Thiel Bets Big on...

Facebook early investor and PayPal co-founder Peter Thiel bought millions of dollars’ worth of Bitcoin through his VC firm, Founders Fund, and that number is cited to be worth...

Matthew Hrones | Jan 02, 2018 | 20:30
No Mainstream Adoption for Bitcoin According to ING

No Mainstream Adoption for Bitcoin According to ING

The interest and popularity of Bitcoin, and the crypto industry in general, may be growing, but a major Dutch financial institution is still not convinced that global adoption is a...

Nikita Blows | Dec 23, 2017 | 11:15
CIO of Hedge Fund BlockTower Capital Reveals 3 Biggest Cryptocurrency Investment Risks

CIO of Hedge Fund BlockTower Capital Reveals 3 Biggest Cryptocurrency...

Ari Paul, CIO of cryptocurrency hedge fund BlockTower Capital, recently sat down with Business Insider’s Sara Silverstein to discuss the three main risks associated with investing in...

Cynthia Turcotte | Dec 22, 2017 | 21:30
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Goldman Sachs to Launch Cryptocurrency Trading Platform

Less than a week after the second big US exchange offered Bitcoin futures contracts, reports emerged that banking giant Goldman Sachs is planning to launch a trading desk for...

Martin Young | Dec 22, 2017 | 00:00

Bitcoin-Linked Stock Shut Down By US Regulators

With no fixed acceptance of Bitcoin on traditional financial markets, investors have had to turn to other vehicles to make their investments in Bitcoin. However, in a field so little...

Matthew Tompkins | Dec 20, 2017 | 09:30
Big Investors

Bitcoin Now Accounts For 50% Of Miller’s MVP1 Hedge Fund

Bill Miller’s MVP1 fund now holds 50% of its total asset value in Bitcoin – but not for long. Ask someone with a bit of Wall Street savvy to list some of the top contrarian...

Samuel Rae | Dec 18, 2017 | 17:30
Upcoming CME Bitcoin Futures May Draw More Trading Volume

Upcoming CME Bitcoin Futures May Draw More Trading Volume

Since last week Bitcoin futures have officially started trading on CBOE Global Markets. Many Bitcoin investors are anticipating a rapid price movement once CME group launches its own...

Ashour Iesho | Dec 17, 2017 | 22:30
Millennials Much More Interested in Cryptocurrencies, Could Care Less About Stocks

Millennials Driving Crypto Momentum in 2018

There have been a number of driving forces behind the Bitcoin boom of 2017. These include core improvements, hard forks, and recognition by institutional exchanges such as CBOE, CME...

Martin Young | Dec 14, 2017 | 01:15

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