Wall Street’s Settling House Points Industry toward the Bitcoin Blockchain

The Depository Trust & Clearing Corporation (DTCC), the post-trade clearing and settlement service that powers every single trade in the $22 trillion U.S. stock market has called for an industry-wide collaboration to adopt blockchain technology. A new white paper issued by the DTCC has called for a coordinated effort among the financial industry to realize […]

The Complete Newbie’s Guide to Trading Bitcoins

The post The Complete Newbie’s Guide to Trading Bitcoins appeared first on 99 Bitcoins. TL;DR version of How to Trade Bitcoin: You can use Bitcoin’s volatility to trade Bitcoin CFDs without owning actual Bitcoins through companies like Plus500, Avatrade and Fortrade. This type of trading is risky and you should start out in demo mode […]

Russia Makes 2016 an Election Year for Bitcoin

After almost two years of being in a state of confusion on how to deal with the advent of digital currencies, it appears Russia is ready to lay down the law on Bitcoin – and it may be sooner rather than later. According to Russian news blog Forklog the country shares a two-party system with […]

Digital Asset Holdings Raises $52 Million, Will Bring Blockchain to Australian Stock Market

Permissioned ledgers continue to be the trend in the blockchain industry. According to Bloomberg, blockchain startup Digital Asset Holdings, which is run by former JPMorgan Chase Executive Blythe Masters, has raised $52 million and has a deal with ASX to bring Australian stock settlement into the digital age. Participants in the investment round included JPMorgan, […]

Bitcoin Price Plumbing Previous Support

Bitcoin price made a full retracement of the week’s advance and seems to be finding support at the base of the prior advance. This analysis is provided by xbt.social with a 3-hour delay. Read the full analysis here. Not a member? Join now and receive a $29 discount using the code CCN29. Bitcoin Price Analysis […]

Text Analysis Confirms Craig Wright Is Not Satoshi Nakamoto

A text analysis of Craig’ Wright’s writing by a specialist working with the U.K.-based International Business Times (IBT) has determined that the Australian is most likely not Satoshi Nakamoto. The company used a technique that compares texts written by Wright with anonymous texts believed to be sent by Nakamoto, including the original bitcoin white paper. Both […]