October 2015 archive

Wall Street Investors Continue to Invest in Bitcoin – This Time AmericanExpress

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Wall Street Investors Continue to Invest in Bitcoin – This Time AmericanExpress Big Wall Street and Silicon Valley Investors Continue to Invest in Bitcoin and Blockchain Technology. The most recent “Big Player” is American Express. The $74 Billion (by Market Cap) multinational financial services corporation recently participated in the $12 Million Series A Funding for Abra. …

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Bitcoin Gains Flexibility in the Middle East

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BitOasis is now available in Kuwait, Bahrain and Qatar Middle East Based Bitcoin Wallet and Purchase Platform BitOasis is now available in Kuwait, Bahrain and Qatar and is soon expanding to Saudi Arabia and Egypt according to Co-Founder Ola Doudin. According to Doudin, BitOasis currently has over 20,000 customers and the BitOasis website FAQ’s indicate …

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Bitcoin Exempt from VAT Rules EU Court

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Bitcoin Exempt from VAT Rules EU Court The European Court of Justice has ruled that Bitcoin is exempt from VAT (a type of sales tax) in the European Union (“EU”). This is big news in that it puts European Bitcoin Exchanges and businesses that accept Bitcoin on “… a level playing field with fiat currency which may …

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Bitcoins Worth $1,000,000 EACH?

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How’s THAT For a Headline – Bitcoins Worth $1,000,000 Each? It’s a possibility, says Wences Casares, CEO of Xapo, a Bitcoin Wallet and Deep Cold Storage Bitcoin Facility. So, what does Mr. Casares say the chances of each Bitcoin being worth One Million Dollars? Maybe 1/10th of a percent? Maybe 1%, 55? Nope! Mr. Casares, …

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