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Last week bitcoin hit an all time high of $7447 last week, and has shown no signs of dropping below the $7000 mark.  Year...

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This central bank governor calls cryptocurrencies a ponzi scheme

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Another Bank CEO reveals his thoughts on Bitcoin

Goldman Sachs CEO Lloyd Blankfein has revealed his thoughts on bitcoin saying he was undecided about the cryptocurrency​. Blankfein made the statement in a...
Bitcoin exchange for Nigeria is up and running

Nigeria has launched its own Bitcoin exchange service

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These universities are now offering courses on cryptocurrencies

Several Russian universities have added courses on cryptocurrencies and blockchain technology to their syllabi. Saint Petersburg State University of Economics will add teaching on...

More knocks for bitcoin

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This Bank CEO is unhappy with bitcoin

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This move by China has affected cryptocurrency prices

Recent moves by China have lead to a drop in cryptocurrency prices. A committee set up by the Chinese Central Bank has placed an...

4 emotions Nigerian cryptocurrency traders have almost everyday

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Securities and Exchange Commission and other regulators have continually warned against the acquisition of cryptocurrencies by Nigerians over...

This stock exchange may be the first to start trading bitcoin soon

A Russian based stock exchange MTCEX is concluding plans for a platform to trade cryptocurrencies. Trading on the exchange will however be limited to...

3 alternatives to bitcoins

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FLASH: Nearly N1 billion worth of bitcoin was traded in Nigeria last week

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ICOs may be causing a cryptocurrency bubble

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This is why August 1 is a key date in the crypto world

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Cryptocurrency: 6 risks you need to know about

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SEC Nigeria Issues Press Release Against Bitcoins And Other Cryptocurrencies

The Security and Exchange Commission of Nigeria has issued a press release warning against investments in Crypto Currencies. In a press release published on...

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If you've been wondering what the hell Bitcoin is and how it works then the link below should help. It's a two and a...

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