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South Korean NH Bank Joins R3 Distributed Ledger Consortium
Posted on Tuesday December 12, 2017

South Korean NH Bank Joins R3 Distributed Ledger Consortium South Korea’s NongHyup Bank (NH Bank) has joined the R3 distributed ledger consortium. With the move, NH Bank, a Seoul-based agricultural bank, aims to collaborate with the enterprise-focused group’s other members in fostering developments in blockchain technology. According to a Business Korea report, an official from the the bank…

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BitMiners Will Confirm Your Pending Bitcoin Transfer for “Only” $10
Posted on Tuesday December 12, 2017

BitMiners Will Confirm Your Pending Bitcoin Transfer for “Only” $10 There are a lot of concerns over Bitcoin transaction confirmation times right now. More specifically, users must pay high fees and often wait several hours to move money over the network. It was only a matter of time before we saw more services offering to accelerate unconfirmed…

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Howard Stern and Saturday Night Live Reference Bitcoin as Popularity Grows
Posted on Tuesday December 12, 2017

Howard Stern and Saturday Night Live Reference Bitcoin as Popularity Grows The Year of Bitcoin is finishing strong, as its spread into the mainstream, from finance to popular culture, gains traction apace with its price increases. From The Big Bang Theory dedicating a bitcoin subplot to an episode to Startup creating an entire series around the topic, the world’s…

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Saxo Bank’s Van-Petersen: Bitcoin Price At $100k By 2019 Is ‘Prudent’
Posted on Tuesday December 12, 2017

Saxo Bank’s Van-Petersen: Bitcoin Price At $100k By 2019 Is ‘Prudent’ Saxo Bank global macro strategist and famous Bitcoin bull Kay Van-Petersen has said Bitcoin prices will hit “$50,000 – $100,000 within the next six to 18 months.” Speaking to Bloomberg in a short interview, Van-Petersen explained that the influx of institutional money would be the “catalyst”…

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Americans Are Taking Out Mortgages to Buy Bitcoin
Posted on Monday December 11, 2017

Americans Are Taking Out Mortgages to Buy Bitcoin People are taking out mortgages to buy bitcoin, says securities regulator Joseph Borg. Coupled with accounts of credit cards and equity loans being used to obtain bitcoin, it raises the possibility of risk-taking investors being left deeply indebted or potentially even homeless. Betting It All On Bitcoin…

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