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Bitcoin Exchange

Binance Drives Crypto Adoption, Partners With Turkey’s Largest Bank

Turkey seems to be on a tear when it comes to cryptocurrency. And Binance is leading the pack at bringing more fiat on-ramps. Now, in a match made in heaven, the largest cryptocurrency...

Christina Comben | 3 months ago
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Press releases

Istanblock, Turkey’s Premier Blockchain Conference, Unveils Star-studded Speaker Line Up

Speakers for Istanbul Blockchain Week’s highly-anticipated blockchain event Istanblock 2020, which will be held on April 9-10, have been announced, and attendees can look forward to...

Bitcoinist | 4 months ago
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Rising Crypto Adoption Hints at Growing DeFi Opportunities

Breaking crypto usage down geographically has revealed some interesting trends. Countries that should have been high up were nowhere to be found and some unexpected ones were big into...

Martin Young | 4 months ago
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Altcoins

First Private Bank Joins Turkey’s Digital Gold Blockchain Network

Garanti BBVA has announced that it is the first and only private bank to join Turkey’s digital asset blockchain network. The BiGA Digital Asset Transform Platform was developed...

Emilio Janus | 4 months ago
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Press releases

Istanbul Blockchain Week’s Flagship Event ‘IstanBlock’ Releases Limited Early Bird...

Turkey’s most exclusive blockchain event — IstanBlock 2020 — launched its early bird ticket sale on December 20th, amid huge excitement across the region for the first...

Bitcoinist | 5 months ago
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News

Will a Unified Muslim Crypto Asset End US Dollar Domination?

Iranian President, Hassan Rouhani, has suggested a unified Muslim crypto asset in talks with the Malaysian Prime Minister and Turkish President during the Kuala Lumpur Summit 2019...

Emilio Janus | 5 months ago
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Turkey to Launch its State Backed Crypto Asset Next Year

Turkey’s state-backed digital asset, the crypto lira or digital lira is scheduled for launch next year. The move has the potential to bring about a heightened interest in...

Christine Vasileva | 7 months ago
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Huobi To Start Tether Trading For ‘Important’ Turkey Lira By End Of 2019

Major cryptocurrency exchange Huobi plans to become the first international player to launch trading of Turkey’s Lira by 2020. Huobi: Lira is 5th Biggest Fiat On-Ramp In a press...

Anja van Oosterhout | 7 months ago
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The Ugly Side of Traditional Banking

Last week the world saw the ugly part of traditional banking, with Turkey suddenly freezing millions of accounts and Hong Kong ATMs being out of cash. Incidents like these encourage...

Anatol Antonovici | 8 months ago
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Bitcoin Acceptance

Bitcoin Just as Popular as Forex in Turkey

Bitcoin is as popular as forex in Turkey — a country whose currency continues to tank, as the top-ranked cryptocurrency is seeing growing adoption across the land. Bitcoin a Viable...

Osato Avan-Nomayo | 9 months ago
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News

Cryptocurrency Adoption Is Highest in These 5 Countries

When we think of cryptocurrency adoption, we often assume that South Korea, Japan, or the United States take the lead. Not so, according to the latest results from Statista. For those...

Christina Comben | 11 months ago
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Bitcoin Investment

Antalya Homes Accepts Bitcoin for Property Sales in Turkey

All over the world, the real estate industry is taking note of how profitable it is to sell real estate with Bitcoin. For example, leading Turkish real estate agency Antalya Homes...

Julio Gil-Pulgar | 1 year ago