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‘It’s war’ … cryptocurrency advocate warns of looming conflict with sovereign governments

The battle lines have been drawn between sovereign governments and the legitimacy of crypto currencies, warned anti virus software pioneer John McAfee during the first global blockchain technology event in Hong Kong since China imposed a ban on cryptocurrency sales and trading on exchanges earlier this month. Among core issues in the US$150 billion industry […]

Banks must take note if cryptocurrency gets sovereign treatment

You know bitcoin’s time has come when it assumes the central role in a conversation between financial journalists. Relaxing with friends last week in convivial surroundings, all the talk was of the cryptocurrency, others like it, and the closely-related technology blockchain. One member of the party had invested in bitcoin a few months back, and […]

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