Bitcoin has become an unlikely safe haven as global turmoil has rocked markets. But not everyone thinks t.. – Business Insider

David Gray/Reuters Cryptocurrencies such as bitcoin are becoming more and more appealing to investors as safe haven assets as trade tensions and geopolitical forces whip global markets and currencies.  Because bitcoin is decentralized, it’s not directly subject to market forces such as interest rates or currency debasement. Still, one expert explains to us why they […]

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Bitcoin ‘Millionaire’ Backs New Cryptocurrency Platform—Despite It Crashing A Staggering 98% – Forbes

Bitcoin has created a fair few millionaires since it exploded in value over the last few years, with some 17,000 bitcoin addresses containing more than $1 million worth of bitcoin. Bitcoin, by far the most valuable cryptocurrency, has also increased its dominance, a measure of bitcoin’s value compared to the wider crypto market—now at almost […]

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Fidelity’s Charity Arm Has Received Over $100 Million in Crypto Donations

Fidelity’s charity arm, Fidelity Charitable, said late last month that it has received more than $100 million in cryptocurrency donations since 2015. In total, more than $106 million worth of cryptocurrencies has been granted to Fidelity Charitable since it first began accepting this form of donation, according to the firm’s annual report published late last […]

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Terrorists Turn to Bitcoin for Funding, and They’re Learning Fast – The New York Times

SAN FRANCISCO — Hamas, the militant Palestinian group, has been designated a terrorist organization by Western governments and some others and has been locked out of the traditional financial system. But this year its military wing has developed an increasingly sophisticated campaign to raise money using Bitcoin. In the latest version of the website set […]

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