Daily Archives: May 1, 2018

Britain taps the son of a Pakistani bus driver to shape immigration policy

Beyond an exemplar of the immigrant dream, Mr. Javid’s appointment to take charge of immigration and national security may also signal a shift in thought in migration politics overall. Specifically, it is being viewed as a nod from the Conservatives that their restrictive policies may have gone too far, in some ways out of step with public attitudes – particularly in ...

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IMF Report Says Crypto Does Not ‘Pose Risks’ To Global Finance

IMF risk report on global finance isn’t concerned by crypto #NEWS Cointelegraph.com News

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Coinbase Valuation Jumps from $1.6 Billion to as High as $8 Billion

The meteoric price rally by bitcoin in 2017 has made a lot of people very rich, and perhaps no one more than the owners of the trading venues themselves. Coinbase, which was valued at around $ 1.6 billion less than a year ago, is now priced at $ 8 billion by its investors.   Also Read: Bitcoin in Brief Tuesday: ...

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Bitcoin.com Stops Naming BCH as “Bitcoin” After Rumors of a Possible Lawsuit

The crypto related news website, Bitcoin.com has changed the way it publishes information after a group of users joined forces to file a fraud suit against it. For some time now, Roger Ver, a crypto enthusiast who became a millionaire by investing in Bitcoin (BTC), has been promoting a fork he is a part of BCH – known as Bitcoin ...

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Belarus: Some Crypto Exchanges Will Be Required To Hand Over Customer Data, Report Says

Local sources say that a decree designed to bring in crypto business will be revised to add customer info disclosure requirements #NEWS Cointelegraph.com News

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This Guy Is Fighting a Legal Battle with the CFTC over Bitcoin Classification

A few months ago the U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) charged a Staten Island-based company called Cabbage Tech with ‘fraud and misappropriation’ of funds based in Bitcoin and Litecoin. According to the CFTC, it revealed it had charged Patrick McDonnell and his company Cabbage Tech for crimes associated with allegedly promising big returns on trading advice, and lifetime trading ...

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Is Bitcoin Similar to Gold? CFTC Chairman Says Yes.

Bitcoin (BTC) is making headlines this week. The latest headline comes after CFTC chairman J. Christopher Giancarlo stated in an interview with CNBC that Bitcoin has similar characteristics to gold. But is Bitcoin similar to gold? Let’s see if there’s truth in the statement.  Is Bitcoin Similar to Gold? This week, Giancarlo essentially stated that while Bitcoin has elements of ...

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Florida airport mass killer Esteban Santiago won't face death penalty

An Iraq veteran accused of a deadly shooting rampage inside Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport last year agreed Tuesday to plead guilty and serve a life sentence under a deal that would spare him a possible death sentence.           GANNETT Syndication Service

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