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Germany’s 2nd Largest Stock Exchange Unveils Cryptocurrency Services Suite

Germany’s second largest stock exchange Boerse Stuttgart is expanding its suite of cryptocurrency investment tools for investors. ‘All Under One Roof’ Boerse Stuttgart, Germany’s second largest stock exchange, laid down its plans to build an end-to-end infrastructure facilitating cryptocurrency trading. Back in April, the company announced that it will be launching a cryptocurrency trading application […]

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‘Biggest News of the Year for Bitcoin’: ICE Deal Helps ETF Chances, Says Brian Kelly

Intercontinental Exchange (ICE) teaming up with Microsoft, Starbucks and others on digital asset platform Bakkt makes it “much easier” for a Bitcoin ETF to launch. Kelly: ICE Is ‘Huge News’ That’s according to Brian Kelly, CNBC’s regular cryptocurrency commentator and BK Capital Management founder, who called the plans the “biggest news of the year” for […]

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Cryptocurrency Remains Popular In South Africa, But Scams and Questions Still Loom

Sales for an exclusively African cryptocurrency opened up in August to those with a South African bank account — seemingly capitalizing on virtual currency’s popularity in the nation. Despite growing interest, however, scams and fraud are still rife in the country.  Cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin have seen a surge in popularity across South Africa as the […]

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Square Cash Quietly Reveals It’s Avoiding Public Cryptocurrency Exchanges

In its recently published quarterly report, Square revealed it’s channeling Bitcoin trades from its Square Cash application to private brokers instead of public exchanges. Jack Dorsey’s Square Cash application enabled Bitcoin purchases and sales for most users early in 2018, adding to its consumer payments suite. Though overall, Square’s profits are substantial, it’s not making […]