Attorneys Seek Bank of Ireland Execs’ Testimony Against OneCoin Scammer

Executives at the Bank of Ireland (BOI) could join a trial in the case against Mark Scott, who allegedly helped launder nearly $400 million via cryptocurrency scam scheme OneCoin. Four BOI witnesses to testify remotely On Sept. 29, the government of the United States submitted a court motion seeking the testimony of four witnesses via […]

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Turkey Is Swiftly Becoming the Blockchain Nation in Asia

Turkey is rapidly turning into the blockchain and digital currency country of Asia. To fuel its recently discovered passion, the nation is demonstrating support for the use of blockchain and other dispersed record advancements in government capacities. For instance, toward the beginning of July, the Turkish government launched the “Eleventh Development Plan,” a financial guide […]

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Mark Cuban’s Bizarre Bitcoin Rant Includes Baseball Cards and Bananas

Tech billionaire and Shark Tank personality Mark Cuban launched a savage takedown of bitcoin in a Wired video this weekend. He reeled off a list of well-trodden criticisms of the cryptocurrency, comparing it to baseball cards and slamming its ‘lack of intrinsic value.’ In a truly bizarre statement, he said he’d rather own bananas than […]

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Bakkt’s Lackluster Launch Reveals The Complexity Of The Crypto Space

For over a year many crypto advocates have assumed that Bakkt would represent a major turning point in the crypto revolution, bridging the divide between blockchain assets and the traditional financial space. It has thus been surprising that the launch of the regulated futures exchange proved to be underwhelming, with only USD $600,000 in Bitcoin […]

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WATCH: Inside the LatAm Crypto Market With the Founder of SatoshiTango

SatoshiTango was one of the first crypto exchanges in Latin America and is still a major player in the ecosystem. In this video CoinDesk’s Diana Aguilar sat down with founder Marias Bari in Argentina about the future of crypto in the region. We visited Argentina on the eve of its financial crisis last month and founders […]

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