Charlie Shrem’s Mackerel Prison Currency & Bitcoin’s...

Give me a society, and I’ll show you a currency behind it. This is exactly what happened for Bitcoin entrepreneur Charlie Shrem. For a year of his life, he found himself in prison...

Gregg Sandler | 3 years ago

Banking on Bitcoin: A Movie About Bitcoin, Its Past & Future

The movie, titled “Banking on Bitcoin” has been released on January 6, 2017, in select theaters across the United States. It’s also available on VOD for those who...

Bitcoinist | 3 years ago
Charlie Shrem Talks Bitcoin, Hodling, and the Future of Cryptocurrency

Charlie Shrem Announces ‘Game-Changing’ Token Sale

Charlie Shrem’s latest ventures, Mainstreet Investment and Intellisys, are to launch the crowdsale of their joint Mainstreet token in January. Intellisys ‘Changing Worldwide...

William Suberg | 3 years ago
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Charlie Shrem Joins ICO Craze With Investment Platform Intellisys

Entrepreneurs and blockchain technology advocates Charlie Shrem and Jason Granger are preparing to launch a blockchain-based private equity investment platform. Intellisys will live on...

Bitcoinist | 3 years ago
CoinDesk on Tap Santori Shrem Rizzo Panel

Event Recap: Charlie Shrem, Marco Santori on Trends in Bitcoin and...

On Tuesday evening at the WeWork Times Square in New York, Charlie Shrem and Marco Santori featured in an hour-plus long panel covering a wide range of topics in the Bitcoin space...

Ryan Strauss | 3 years ago
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Industry Report: Charlie Shrem Is a Free Man

Charlie Shrem is released from prison; Ethereum successfully “hard-forks,” and the Bank of England may issue its own digital currency. Want to catch up on your latest crypto-news?...

Nick Marinoff | 3 years ago
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Charlie Shrem Released From Prison, Enjoying the ‘Small...

Charlie Shrem, former CEO of early bitcoin exchange BitInstant, has been released from prison after serving a sentence for money laundering and unlicensed money transmission. Also...

Jon Southurst | 3 years ago
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Bitcoiners Starting to Appear in Panama Papers Leaks

The 11.5 million leaked “Panama Papers” detailed financial attorney-client information for over 214,488 offshore companies. At the heart of the controversy was the...

Justin OConnell | 4 years ago
The Philippines Could Have Tougher Punishment in Place

Charlie Shrem Went To Jail One Year Ago Today

One year ago today, former BitInstant CEO and early Bitcoin proponent Charlie Shrem began serving his two-year prison sentence. The former CEO of BitInstant, a popular Bitcoin exchange...

Justin OConnell | 4 years ago
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Bitcoin Penpals – Communicate With Ross Ulbricht Or Charlie...

Various major names in the history of Bitcoin have been incarcerated due to various reasons, but that doesn’t mean they no longer have the support of the Bitcoin community. Ross...

Jp Buntinx | 4 years ago
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Roger Ver Hosting Largest Bitcoin AMA Ever at

An all-star AMA session on with many top names in the Bitcoin industry will begin November 2nd, and continue throughout the month. Participants include Patrick Byrne...

Bitcoinist | 4 years ago
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Charlie Shrem Is Jailed For Bitcoin Crimes While HSBC Execs Walk Free

“Charlie Shrem knowingly facilitated the purchase and use of Bitcoins by others to buy illegal drugs on the Silk Road site. He willfully abdicated his duties as compliance officer of...

Guilherme Fernandes | 5 years ago

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