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Bitcoin Set For First Biweekly Gain This Year, Buying Strongest Since March 2017

Spring’s chorus of bullish predictions for Bitcoin appears to be having some corroboration from recent markets, as Bloomberg reports on Bitcoin’s 4 percent gain today, April 20, putting the coin on track for its first back-to-back week of gains this year. Bloomberg notes the recent upswing has brought BTC’s gains over the two-week period to almost 29 percent, with an ...

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Startup Jobs Site AngelList Reports Doubling Of Crypto Jobs Since New Year

AngelList, a website for startups offering vacancies to job seekers and investment opportunities for angel investors, reported that the number of crypto job openings has doubled in the past three months, according to their weekly newsletter published Thursday, April 19. According to data from AngelList’s newsletter – this week titled “Bitcoin is (not) dead” – the number of new jobs ...

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JPMorgan Tests Its Quorum Blockchain Platform After Year Of Development

JPMorgan Chase, the National Bank of Canada, and other banking sector participants have tested the Quorum Blockchain platform with the intent to make the process of issuing financial instruments more efficient, Reuters reports Friday, April 20. Other participants in the April 18 experiment were Goldman Sachs Asset Management, Pfizer Inc, Legg Mason Inc’s Western Asset, and other certificate of deposit ...

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Hedge Fund Pantera CEO Says BTC ‘Highly Likely’ To Go Past $20K High Within A Year

Dan Morehead, CEO of Blockchain-focused hedge fund Pantera Capital, named Bitcoin’s (BTC) bottom price and predicted BTC would go past its record high within a year in an interview on CNBC’s Fast Money Wednesday, April 18. Morehead, whose company returned 25,000 percent in 2017 when Bitcoin hit $20,000, said that $6,500 was the low for the recent bear market, and ...

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CriptoHub and Its Plan to Become Brazil’s Largest Crypto-Exchange in under a Year

The Brazilian market has lately been experiencing exponential growth in the cryptocurrency space with a steady increase in the purchase of virtual currencies. By the end of 2017, 1.4 million Brazilians engaged in either the purchase or sale of cryptocurrencies. Many of the Brazilian crypto-exchanges have recorded daily enrollment of new users steadily increasing from an average of 500 new ...

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BTC Will ‘Highly Likely’ Break $20,000 This Year

Pantera Capital Management, a hedge fund with a focus on cryptocurrencies, said in their April newsletter that Bitcoin’s (BTC) price of $6,500 was probably the low for the cryptocurrency, and that it was “highly likely” BTC’s price will reach above $20,000 this year, the Wall Street Journal (WSJ) reported Friday, April 13. In December of last year, CEO of Pantera ...

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