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Week in review: June 11, 2021 – Largest crypto real estate purchase

A luxury penthouse in Miami has just been bought for $22.5 million using cryptocurrency. The transaction was closed weeks after the developer announced it would accept digital assets as payments. El Salvador has approved...

Week in review: May 28, 2021 – Bitcoin over bonds and BTC ETFs

Bitcoin, ethereum, dogecoin and other cryptocurrencies have seen prices plunge in recent weeks but Bridgewater founder Ray Dalio stated that he prefers Bitcoin over bonds. Fidelity's Bitcoin ETF may be everyone's gain but not...

Week in review: May 21, 2021 – Crypto Ain’t Dead

As the top cryptocurrency Bitcoin plummeted by as much as 30% to lows of just over $30k USD on Wednesday, experts and investors say that this has not signaled the death of crypto. The...

Week in review: May 14, 2021 – Crypto Going Mainstream

With over 17% of adults in America owning Bitcoin, crypto is going mainstream. More and more people are looking for ways to integrate crypto into their financial plans, sports teams are looking at crypto...
Week in review: May 7, 2021 - US banks to allow customers to access crypto

Week in review: May 7, 2021 – US Banks to Allow Customers to Access Crypto

If you thought crypto was a fad, you may want to reconsider. Many banks in the U.S will start offering their customers access to Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies later this year. Will Ether hit...
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Week in review: Apr 30, 2021 – ETH Hits an All Time High and Dogecoin Surging

Ethereum hit a record high this week stealing some of Bitcoin's limelight as a European investment bank issued its first ever digital bond on the Ethereum blockchain. The infamous meme-inspired crypto, Dogecoin, surges 20%...

Week in review: Apr 23, 2021 – Fed. Reserve Bank Calls BTC as a Store of Value

The federal reserve bank of Dallas says that Bitcoin is clearly a store of value where as central bank digital currencies will not necessarily be. The UK government is exploring central bank digital currencies...
Week in review Apr 16 2020 - Bitcoin Breaks $63K & Coinbase Goes Public

Week in review: Apr 16, 2021 – Bitcoin Breaks $63K & Coinbase Goes Public

After three months of consolidation, buyers have finally regained strength as BTC reached an all time high above $63k. Coinbase went public through a direct listing on Wednesday afternoon. Turkey banning crypto payments? Read...
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Week in review: Apr 09, 2021 – Bitcoin as a Financial Weapon? Undertaker NFTs

Tech mogul Peter Thiel suggested this week that China might use bitcoin as a “financial weapon” to unseat government-backed currencies and WWE will launch Undertaker NFTs ahead of the biggest entertainment spectacle - Wrestlemania!...

Week in review: Apr 05, 2021 – Visa Will Allow USD Coin For Payments

Crypto coin USDC that is pegged to the same value as USD will be used by Visa to settle transactions on its payment network. PayPal is rolling out a crypto friendly payment checkout and...

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