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Coinbase’s Custody service wants to store bitcoin for institutional investors

Safely investing in and storing digital currency isn’t exactly easy, especially if you’re a large institutional firm. So to help, Coinbase just announced that they’re launching a service called Coinbase Custody, which will securely hold digital assets for institutional investors. The service will only be available to funds willing to store $10 million or more […]

UK Financial Authority Warns Investors Against Cryptocurrency Derivatives

British regulator, the Financial Conduct Authority, has issued a warning to investors against venturing into cryptocurrency contracts for differences (CFDs). The agency claimed that digital currency-based CFDs are considered to be high-risk investments. In a statement posted on its website in mid-November 2017, the FCA issued its warning to investors against investing in crypto-based CFDs […]

Investors warned over cryptocurrency price speculation tools

Written by: Paloma Kubiak 14/11/2017 The financial regulator has issued a warning of the risks associated with tools allowing investors to speculate on a change in the price of assets such as cryptocurrencies. Contracts for Differences (CFDs) are a trading tool. Often offered through online platforms, they allow investors to speculate on the price movement […]

Novogratz says institutional investors will soon adopt bitcoin

Mike Novogratz, the former macro hedge fund manager at Fortress Investment Group who has joined the mad dash for crypto-currencies, said mainstream institutional investors are about six to eight months away from adopting bitcoin. Novogratz said he expects major financial firms will soon start to offer bitcoin or similar products as an investment option, one […]

Investors’ greed stokes perils in the cryptocurrency gold rush

Exio Coin’s home page, while it existed, was light on details, but had a heavy sense of urgency. It featured a tagline (“The self-evolving cryptographic currency”), a vague claim (“World’s First Cryptocurrency to be Officially Endorsed by a Sovereign Nation”) and a link to a white paper. It also prominently featured a countdown clock, with […]

Why Cryptocurrency Investors Should Pay Attention To Nvidia’s Earnings (NASDAQ:NVDA)(NASDAQ:AMD)

NVIDIA Corporation (NASDAQ: NVDA) reports earnings Thursday, and what may be of greater interest than gaming revenue and auto contracts are the company’s reflections on cryptocurrency. Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. (NASDAQ: AMD) CEO Lisa Su predicted “some leveling-off of some of the cryptocurrency demand” on Oct. 24 after earlier in the summer reporting conservative guidance […]

Gold trading among private investors sinks amid surge in Bitcoin searches

‘Bitcoin steals financial headlines and clickbait’ Gold trading among private investors fell by 31.5% in October compared to the same time last year, as Google searches to ‘buy Bitcoin’ overtook searches for ‘buy gold’ worldwide, according to BullionVault.

The costly mistake bitcoin investors are probably making

Another week, another new high for bitcoin, the largest cryptocurrency by market cap, and easily the most popular virtual currency on the planet. While traditional investors are used to seeing the stock market return 7% a year, inclusive of dividend reinvestment, bitcoin’s price has surged by well over 640% since the year began, recently touching […]

Investors have poured $3.2B into bitcoin-like currency

Wall Street has a new toy — and regulators are warning that some pieces of the popular product can cause your portfolio to choke. The toy is called an Initial Coin Offering, a specialized bitcoin-like currency that has attracted $3.2 billion of investor cash this year — four times the amount raised in 2016. Many […]

South Korean Investors are Trading Bitcoin on a High Premium

Get Trading Recommendations and Read Analysis on Hacked.com for just $39 per month. On November 2, the price of bitcoin has surpassed 82.5 million Korean won, or $7,410, in South Korea, one of the most liquid bitcoin markets within the global cryptocurrency market, due to the rapidly increasing demand from local investors, when bitcoin was […]

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