Daily Archives: October 30, 2018

The subway helped segment Atlanta; soccer at its stations may help unite it

Curtis Jenkins grew up like most native Atlantans: riding MARTA trains, playing pick-up games of basketball, hanging his head about the Hawks. Decades later, Mr. Jenkins leads the Footie Mob, one of a number of supporters’ groups that have latched onto the Major League Soccer expansion team Atlanta United. Last week, the team did what many thought impossible: It knocked Real ...

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President Trump says he plans to end birthright citizenship with an executive order

“We're the only country in the world where a person comes in and has a baby, and the baby is essentially a citizen of the United States,” Trump said.           GANNETT Syndication Service

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German Central Bank and Deutsche Boerse Successfully Complete Blockchain Settlement Trial

n The German Central Bank and securities marketplace organizer Deutsche Boerse consider their blockchain settlement experiment a successn CryptScout #BitFeed RSS – Bitcoin and Cryptocurrency News 24/7

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U.K.’s Financial Regulator Mulls Ban on Sale of Crypto Derivatives

The U.K.’s Financial Conduct Authority has said it will consider whether to ban the sale of cryptocurrency-based derivatives, citing concerns over risky leverage Cointelegraph.com News

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The Daily: Security Startup Raises $30M, Crypto Used to Fight Plastic Pollution

In today’s edition of The Daily, we focus on an Israeli crypto security startup that has raised $ 30 million in funding from a number of notable companies. We also look at how tokens are being used to clean up the environment, as well as efforts by major auditing firms to service clients in the cryptocurrency field. Also Read: Survey: ...

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Central Bank-Issued Digital Currencies Why Governments May or May Not Need Them

n Here are the pros and cons of having a central bank-issued digital currency along with the list of countries that chose to adopt or dismiss the idean CryptScout #BitFeed RSS – Bitcoin and Cryptocurrency News 24/7

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Coincheck Reopens New Signups, Deposits and Withdrawals of ‘Some’ Cryptocurrencies

Japan: owner of previously hacked crypto exchange Coincheck confirms relaunch of new account signups, limited trading functions Cointelegraph.com News

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The Same Equity Firm That Owns Korbit Exchange Just Acquired Bitstamp

n nn nn In a statement to customers, Luxembourg-based cryptocurrency exchange Bitstamp announced its acquisition by Belgium private equity firm NXMH Holdings, whose parent company NXC also owns South Korean crypto exchange Korbit. The all-cash deal, which was signed by Bitstamp founder Nejc Kodri on October 25, 2018, was announced today, October 29, 2018. NXMH has around 2 billion euros ...

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