cryptocurrency

Nov
13

MT4 tech specialist Gold-i opens an office in Australia

MetaTrader technologies and integration specialist Gold-i has announced that it has opened an office in Australia, headed up by FinTech sales and technology specialist, Daniel Picone. The new Sydney-based office is a significant development for Gold-i as it focuses on increased business opportunities amongst brokers in Australia and New Zealand as well as expanding its […]

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Nov
12

Coinjar founder tips ‘stablecoin’ as the next big thing in cryptocurrency

Asher Tan, one of the wunderkind founders of Melbourne-based bitcoin exchange CoinJar, is looking out the window of a relaxed, almost hipster, shared-workspace for tech start-ups in London. It’s in a somewhat unlikely location: the 39th floor of the tallest office tower in the strait-laced banking district, Canary Wharf. The view of London’s metropolitan sprawl […]

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Nov
12

DIY super funds getting into Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies

More do-it-yourself super funds are investing in cryptocurrencies as interest in investing in digital currencies rises among investors generally. While no hard data will be available until later next year when the Tax Office releases figures for the first time on how much cryptocurrency is held by funds, industry players say there are more self-managed […]

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Nov
01

Bitcoin: Ten Years On

A mysterious, anonymous entity known as “Satoshi Nakamoto” posted a white paper on October 31 2008 entitled “Bitcoin: A Peer-to-Peer Electronic Cash System”. It was the first time that the concept of Bitcoin entered the world. But outside of the cypherpunk mailing lists – those promoting the use of privacy-enhancing technology – this event was […]

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Oct
31

How cryptocurrency is disrupting the global economy & the financial system

For the longest time now, cryptocurrency has been slowly rising and increasing its powers in the background. Though not a lot of people have been paying attention to it lately, it’s still going strong with no signs of stopping. Because of the technology behind it, cryptocurrency has the potential to be one of the biggest […]

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Oct
30

Australia’s newest cryptocurrency exchange launches

Spurred by the high growth of cryptocurrency holders in the Australian market, a young twenty-year-old entrepreneur, Alfonso Porcelli, has launched Australia’s newest cryptocurrency exchange.  Called Coinpoket, the new exchange platform has taken six months to build from initial concept to the soft launch last month in September and is transacting over $AUD 100K per month.  […]

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Oct
30

Why Bitcoin is here to stay

The real game changer of Bitcoin is the underlying network of highly secure computers that support it. These computers run a new form of database called “blockchain.”  Blockchain technology enables money and data to move without having to rely on a trusted middleman. It’s truly revolutionary. Already more than $3 billion a day is transacted across the […]

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Oct
29

Bitcoin seems indestructible but another cryptocurrency might be about to take its place

Bitcoin was born out of the global financial crisis of 2018, but on the eve of its 10th anniversary the world’s first cryptocurrency may be facing a crisis of its own. Uncertain regulation, technological failings and infighting within its developer community mean another cryptocurrency could be on the verge of taking its place as the […]

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