The Bitcoin Fund Completes IPO, Now Trading on Canada’s Leading Stock Exchange

The Bitcoin Fund, managed by 3iq, has completed an initial public offering and has begun trading on the Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX). It has been a long road for 3iq and The Bitcoin Fund since their filing was first rejected. After a hearing, a commissioner with the Ontario Securities Commission ruled in their favor. Also read: Bitcoin Revolution: Wanna Earn $1,000 a Day? Government Warns About This Scam The Bitcoin Fund Trading on TSX Exchange Canadian investment fund manager 3iq Corp. announced on Thursday that The Bitcoin Fund has completed…

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Bitcoin.com Games Invites You to Celebrate Easter With a 3-in-1 Promotion

In what seems to be one of the most springtastic events of the year, Bitcoin Games has decided to celebrate this Easter with a new 3-in-1 promotion, Happy Easter, where users can play and win egg-static prizes. As spring and Easter mark a season of renewal, the latest amusement from Bitcoin Games is sure to spark merriment with the chance to surmount a stash of crypto winnings. Also read: Latest Bitcoin.com Wallet Release Features Live Charts and Price Tracking Happy Easter – Time to Crack Those Colorful Eggs For a…

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Hundreds of Darknet Listings Are Selling Masks and PPE Products for Bitcoin

According to a recent research report written by the blockchain surveillance firm Elliptic, there’s been a massive influx of darknet market (DNM) vendors selling personal protective equipment (PPE) like masks and coronavirus test kits. The spike in medical equipment sales on the invisible web during the month of March, follows Ebay and Amazon’s decision to remove all third-party PPE suppliers who sell masks and disinfection products on the websites. Also read: Merchant Services, Gambling, and Darknets: Coronavirus Economy Stunts Cryptocurrency Spending Report Shows Hundreds of Personal Protective Equipment Listings Can…

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Q1 Crypto Trade Volume Jumps 61%, Bitcoin’s Price Performance Trumps Equity and Gold Markets

For well over a month now, a great number of countries have been living under lockdowns and stay-at-home orders due to the coronavirus outbreak. Meanwhile, central banks like the Fed, Bank of England (BoE), and European Central Bank (ECB) have funneled trillions into the hands of private financial incumbents. Despite the market carnage on March 12, cryptocurrency markets have gone against the trend and remain resilient. Bitcoin and digital currency trade volumes in the first quarter (Q1) of 2020 have outshined Q1 2019’s volumes by 61%. Also read: The Bitcoin…

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Eidoo Card Is Available for Pre-Order – Seamlessly Connect Your Fiat and Crypto Wallets

Gone are the days when online fiat payment processors and digital wallets were viewed as something new and innovative. By now, most people are used to shopping online, especially in developed countries. The current payment processors are well-established and they’ve gained the public’s trust. They’ve done something groundbreaking and that’s to take shoppers online and allow for online buying and selling of goods and services. However, could they have done it better and could it be done better? For starters, let’s take a look at the current problems. The Pain…

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BTC to INR: P2P Bitcoin Marketplaces Growing in India

Ever since the supreme court quashed the banking restriction imposed by the central bank, interest in cryptocurrency has been rising in India, including on peer-to-peer (P2P) marketplaces. The local crypto community is growing despite the nationwide lockdown and rising covid-19 threat. Also read: 2x Bitcoin — Wanna Double Your BTC to the Moon? Forget About It P2P Marketplaces for Indian Users Established P2P marketplaces, such as Localbitcoins and Paxful, allow Indians to buy and sell BTC for INR. Paxful, in particular, has been focusing on growing its Indian operations. According…

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Tether, ICOs, Craig Wright – Attorney Divulges New Details on Billion Dollar Crypto Lawsuits

On April 3, the law firms Roche Cyrulnik Freedman and Selendy & Gay filed 11 class-action lawsuits against multiple digital currency exchanges and the issuers of certain initial coin offering (ICO) tokens. Entities like Block.one, Tron, Bancor, Status and numerous company executives are accused of selling unregistered securities. The lawsuits claim the exchanges “profited handsomely” from these token sales and the charges also allege manipulative conduct. Following the filings in the Southern District New York court on Friday, news.Bitcoin.com spoke with Roche Cyrulnik Freedman partner Kyle Roche about the class-action…

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New Wrapped Bitcoin Platform Allows You to Transact in BTC Using Tezos

On April 8, the Bitcoin Association Switzerland (BAS) announced the launch of a new wrapped bitcoin project called Tzbtc. The token will be used on the Tezos network and each token will be backed 1:1 with BTC. The project is now the fourth tokenized project that leverages BTC on another blockchain. Also read: The Bitcoin Cash Network’s Block Reward Officially Halved – Block 630,000 Mined Tokenized Wrapped Bitcoin Projects Are Trending There’s now a number of tokenized BTC projects that leverage tokens on an alternative network and claim to be…

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Novogratz: We Have Money-Printing Orgy Going on, Amazing Environment to Buy Bitcoin

Galaxy Digital chairman Michael Novogratz said that bitcoin is his pick under the current financial situation, describing it as an “amazing environment” to buy bitcoin. With “global money printing orgy,” a possible another trillion-dollar stimulus package, and “money growing on trees,” Novogratz said this is the year for bitcoin. Also read: IMF Declares Global Recession, 80 Countries Request Help, Trillions of Dollars Needed Amazing Environment for Bitcoin Mike Novogratz, the chairman and CEO of Galaxy Digital, revealed his investment picks in an interview with CNBC on Tuesday, April 7. The…

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Bityard Has Now Officially Launched – Register now and earn 258 USDT for Free

You’ve heard it first here, Bityard, the world’s leading digital contract trading platform, has officially launched. According to industry authoritative sources, Bityard has received a strategic investment from a US hedge fund worth 10 million dollars, creating a precedent in the industry for complex contracts and simple transactions. At Bityard, our ambition is to foster research and development of relevant forward-looking technology, overseas market expansion, and ecological construction of our brand name. Bityard was founded in November 2019 and is headquartered in Singapore. It is the world’s leading digital currency…

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