Bitcoin

Duo vanishes with 69,000 Bitcoin, stash worth $4 billion at

Two South African brothers made away with nearly 69,000 Bitcoin earlier this year, hacking one ‘Africrypt,’ their own exchange platform, and bagging one of the biggest crypto heists in dollar terms ever. Africrypt was set up in 2019 and advertised “bumper returns” for investors. But those hopes didn’t take long to turn into broken dreams. […]Read More

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Bitcoin hovers near $30,000, Ethereum fails to break $2,000

The ‘crab’ market: Bitcoin hovers near $30,000, Ethereum fails to break $2,000 Earn up to 12% APY on Bitcoin, Ethereum, USD, EUR, GBP, Stablecoins & more. Start Earning Interest Edge › Bitcoin · Ethereum › Trading Bitcoin and Ethereum prices bounced back above key support levels as ‘bulls’ took advantage of oversold conditions yesterday. But […]Read More

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Bitcoin proponent Max Keiser announces the F*ck Elon Tour

Bitcoin maximalist Max Keiser has announced the F*ck Elon Tour scheduled to take place on July 8 -9 in Austin, Texas. Earlier this month, Keiser hit the headlines during the Bitcoin Conference in Miami for several reasons. But chief among them was his antics on stage with MicroStrategy CEO Michael Saylor, in which he repeated […]Read More

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This uncanny way is how crypto lawyer Gordon Einstein values

The arguably young Bitcoin market attracts people from many disciplines. There are artists, engineers, marketers, developers, educators, writers, editors, testers, meme makers, and hype men who give the wicked beautiful world of cryptocurrencies their peculiarity. Somewhere in the nicheness is a rising bunch of lawyers helping the new market to navigate and operate in the […]Read More

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200,000 crypto traders ‘rekt’ as market sees $1 billion in

Bitcoin dipped to over $28,000 yesterday, sending other altcoins in a downward spiral and chalking up one of the biggest crypto ‘liquidation’ days in a few weeks. Several large-cap cryptos like Solana, XRP, and Polkadot saw double-digit percentage declines. Their corresponding futures products did, too, see falling prices, causing a long line of liquidations in […]Read More

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El Salvador releases ‘sneak peek’ of volcanic Bitcoin mining

El Salvador releases ‘sneak peek’ of volcanic Bitcoin mining | CryptoSlate Earn up to 12% APY on Bitcoin, Ethereum, USD, EUR, GBP, Stablecoins & more. Start Earning Interest Bitcoin › El Salvador › Mining The country has proposed geothermal energy generated via volcanoes to power mining farms. Here’s what it could look like. Shaurya Malwa […]Read More

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Indians could be charged an extra 2% tax on Bitcoin

Bitcoin (BTC) and other cryptocurrencies bought from exchanges outside the country could cost Indian investors additional tax, while the tax department is looking into whether crypto falls subject to the 2% equalization levy, reported the Economic Times. Google tax Services provided in India by overseas e-commerce companies are subject to the equalization levy, also colloquially […]Read More

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VanEck files Bitcoin ‘mutual fund’ with SEC even as ‘whales’

Exchange-traded funds (ETFs) and mutual fund provider VanEck has filed for a new Bitcoin fund in the US, a filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) shows. Routed via Cayman Islands Called the new “Bitcoin Strategy Fund,” the instrument will invest in Bitcoin “futures” and other publicly traded financial products that provide exposure to […]Read More