Bitcoin price hits 2-year high above $700 US

  • The rate will continue to be halved 62 more times until all 21 million bitcoins have been uncovered.
  • The software that underpins bitcoin dictates that there can ever only be 21 million units of the cryptocurrency.
  • According to the software that underpins bitcoin, only 21 million bitcoins can ever exist, and they are slowly being discovered over time by “bitcoin miners” – computers set up to solve complex mathematical equations and uncover the next block in the currency’s software or “blockchain.”
  • When a miner uncovers a new block, the miner is rewarded with a certain number of bitcoins.
  • Bitcoin price surges as flow of new coins set to drop by half June 14, 1:41 PM ET

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The value of a bitcoin has risen to its highest level since 2014 as the software code that underpins the cryptocurrency is set to cut the amount of new coins being created by half.


Bitcoin price hits 2-year high above $700 US

FinTech, WealthTech, Blockchain, Innovation

#fintech, WealthTech, #blockchain, Innovation - Educational Conference in Zurich, Park Hyatt

  • Our target audience are managers or experts who are looking for innovative solutions and investors who are interested in investing in innovative solutions and companies.
  • We will introduce a number of other innovative solutions and 10 local start-up companies.
  • As we are going to introduce a number of local start-up companies, the intention is to support these companies in getting the attention that will help their business to continue to develop.
  • The conference takes place at the Park Hyatt hotel in Zurich on the 29th of June 2016 , starting at 2pm and ending at 7:30pm .
  • As technologies are growing fast, a conference focused on innovations in technology for banking and finance deserves a fast process in order that the topics remain up-to-date.

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The next big thing

#Blockchain: The next big thing
Or is it?

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  • In the short term, distributed-ledger technology is far more likely to be used by incumbents in financial services.
  • Unlike a bank’s ledger, which is centralised and private, the blockchain is public and distributed widely.
  • Payment networks are also keeping an eye on blockchains, attracted by their tiny transactions costs.
  • New blockchains far removed from currencies are being spawned.
  • Rival blockchains are nothing new: alternative currencies inspired by bitcoin, dubbed “alt-coins”, have proliferated ever since it was launched.

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The next big thing

New York approves Ripple Lab’s application for bitcoin license

  • New York approves Ripple Lab’s application for bitcoin license
  • Despite being championed by some as the digital money of the future, it is often dismissed as a currency that is too volatile to invest in.
  • Apple is the top tech company in the Fortune 500
  • Last year, New York became the first U.S. state to issue extensive rules for virtual currency companies.
  • WASHINGTON (Reuters) – New York state’s financial regulator on Monday approved a license for bitcoin company Ripple Labs Inc, allowing it to offer digital currency services in the state.

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By Patrick Rucker and Suzanne Barlyn WASHINGTON (Reuters) – New York state’s financial regulator on Monday approved a license for bitcoin company Ripple Labs Inc, allowing it to offer digital currency services in the state. The New York State Department of Financial Services said the company had


New York approves Ripple Lab’s application for bitcoin license

New York approves Ripple Lab’s application for bitcoin license

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  • Despite being championed by some as the digital money of the future, it is often dismissed as a currency that is too volatile to invest in.

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By Patrick Rucker and Suzanne Barlyn WASHINGTON (Reuters) – New York state’s financial regulator on Monday approved a license for bitcoin company Ripple Labs Inc, allowing it to offer digital currency services in the state. The New York State Department of Financial Services said the company had


New York approves Ripple Lab’s application for bitcoin license

It’s called ‘blockchain’ and it could be a game changer

  • It’s basically the register of all bitcoin transactions, like a bank ledger.
  • So while you can expect to see blockchain technology used at your bank, it looks like it’s not about to replace the ballot box.
  • When you make a transaction using traditional money, bank ledgers are updated to reflect where the money has come from and where it’s gone.
  • It’s this idea of “banking without banks” that has naturally got the interest of … banks.
  • Photo: “It’s banking without banks, and money without money.”

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Banks are trialling it. The ASX is investing in it. Politicians have talked it up. The question is, what is it?


It’s called ‘blockchain’ and it could be a game changer

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  • Based on what you read, would you recommend investing in bitcoin?

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