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So You’re Getting a Divorce. Who Gets the Crypto Assets?

Getting a divorce is complicated. So is owning crypto. When you combine the two, there is a good chance you are going to be suffering from a few headaches here and there. Divorce Proceedings and Crypto Can Be a Hard Combo As more and more cryptocurrencies are bought by young married couples in America, the idea of splitting that crypto up can be rather difficult should that couple ever find themselves in divorce court – especially if one of those individuals tries to...

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Financial Manager Pascal Blanque Is No Fan of BTC

Bitcoin is popular, but it is not loved by everyone. One of the cryptocurrency’s latest doubters comes in the form of Pascal Blanque – the CIO of Amundi, which is the second largest asset manager in Europe – who in a recent interview, referred to the world’s primary digital asset as a “farce.” Pascal Blanque Doesn’t Care Much for BTC At a conference, Blanque called out bitcoin for being a disruptive tool in the world of finance. He says all it has done is make central...

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New Study Suggests Anger Towards Elon Musk from Crypto Fans Has Increased Tenfold

Elon Musk is not as popular as he used to be. In fact, according to a new study, Musk is just about the most hated man right about now amongst crypto fans. Is Elon Musk the Most Hated Man in Crypto? The study was conducted by an analysis firm known as Awario. The enterprise has been monitoring the South African entrepreneur’s bitcoin tweets since late last year and has been studying how many people post negative and positive sentiment regarding his decisions and ideas....

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Mike Novogratz: BTC Is Bad for Payments

Mike Novogratz – a billionaire investor and former hedge fund manager – has always been there to defend bitcoin whenever it is acting crazy, but in a recent interview, he claimed that the world’s number one digital currency by market cap will never be used for payments. Mike Novogratz Says BTC Will Not Be Used for Payments This is likely going to come as a huge blow for bitcoin and crypto purists given that the asset and many of its altcoin cousins were initially set up...

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JPMorgan Doesn’t Think 2021 Will Feature Much Improvement for BTC

A new report by financial giant JPMorgan says that the price of bitcoin – which has been on a serious downfall over the past few weeks – could drop a bit further before finally stabilizing. JPMorgan Offers Fresh Helping of Gloom and Doom for BTC The currency has been experiencing its worst period since first coming to fruition approximately 12 years ago. The asset ultimately rose to about $64,000 in mid-April, the highest point it had ever reached, though at press time,...

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May 2021 was the Worst Month for Bitcoin, but Many Analysts Remain Hopeful

The last six weeks have been some of the worst bitcoin has ever experienced. Despite only being around for roughly 12 years, the world’s number one digital currency by market cap has seen its fair share of dark days and radical price changes. Last Month was the Worst Point in Time for Bitcoin Initially trading for about $64,000 per unit in mid-April, the asset hit a massive snag that late last week, saw it shed approximately $30,000 off its price. Today, the currency has...

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Canaan Creative CEO: China’s BTC Mining Ban Is the Wrong Move

In recent news, it was announced that China was initiating a crackdown on all bitcoin mining and related activity within its borders. Zhang Nangeng – the CEO of Canaan Creative, one of the largest mining companies in the world that happens to call China home – is now voicing his opposition to the move. Canaan Creative CEO Speaks Against a Mining Ban China has had a very up-and-down relationship with bitcoin and digital currencies in recent years. While the country...

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Daymak Is Building an Electric Car That Can Mine Crypto While It Charges

Daymak – a Canadian electric vehicle manufacturer – is planning a new car that will allegedly mine bitcoin and cryptocurrencies while charging. The vehicle is already set for pre-order and will be available to customers beginning in the year 2023. Daymak Is Bringing Cars and Crypto Together The new model will be known as the Avvenire Spiritus and will be able to extract new units of currencies such as bitcoin and Dogecoin, the ever-popular meme currency which has...

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Jeff Currie: BTC Is More Like Copper, Less Like Gold

Jeff Currie – the global head of commodities research at Goldman Sachs – believes that the idea of bitcoin serving as the digital form of gold is a little misguided. In fact, he claims bitcoin is more of an alternative to copper. Jeff Currie Thinks the Idea of BTC as Digital Gold Is a Little Off For many years, we have heard the argument that bitcoin is “digital gold.” That it is a hedge tool and a store of wealth like gold is and can potentially protect one’s wealth...

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Changpeng Zhao Calls Out Elon Musk Over His Alleged Double Standard Regarding Electricity for Crypto Mining

Changpeng Zhao – the CEO of Binance, arguably the largest and most popular cryptocurrency exchange by daily trading volume – has called out Elon Musk over his alleged lack of willingness to accept bitcoin payments for Tesla-based goods and services. Elon Musk Has Attracted Some Backlash from Zhao It appears Zhao has issues with Musk’s recent words regarding the mining process behind bitcoin. While Tesla was initially set to accept bitcoin as a method of payment, Musk...

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