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Guilty Conscience? $30M Crypto Exit Scam in South Korea Refunds Victims

Advertisement Earlier this week, a crypto exit scam in South Korea called “Pure Bit” disappeared with more than $30 million in user funds. On November 4, the group conducted an initial coin offering

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Stablecoins Fetch a Premium as BTC Hits Year Low

Markets and Prices 1 min ago | By Kai Sedgwick – | Stablecoins Fetch a Premium as BTC Hits Year Low Officially, Wednesday, Nov. 14 will go down as the worst trading day of the year, as BTC

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Ohio Congressman Wants to ‘Eliminate’ SEC Jurisdiciton over Crypto Industry: Report

Advertisement Now that Bitcoiner Jared Polis has left Congress for the Colorado Governor’s Mansion, support both moral and material for the crypto industry in Washington, DC may be seen as lacking.

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Kucoin Exchange Raises $20 Million in Series A Funding Round

Exchanges 1 min ago | By Avi Mizrahi – | Kucoin Exchange Raises $20 Million in Series A Funding Round Singapore-based cryptocurrency exchange Kucoin has announced it has raised a combined

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Newsflash: Crypto Market Cap Drops Below $200 Billion for First Time in November

Advertisement This week’s crypto downturn forced the cryptocurrency market cap past an uncomfortable milestone on Wednesday, with the cryptocurrency market cap dropping below the $200 billion mark

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IMF: Central Banks Could Issue Digital Currency

News 1 min ago | By Jeffrey Gogo – | IMF: Central Banks Could Issue Digital Currency Christine Lagarde, the managing director of the International Monetary Fund (IMF), has said central banks

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Bitcoin Mining Firm Bitmain Confirms Board Shakeup, Denies Jihan Wu is Out as Chair

Advertisement Major China-based bitcoin mining firm Bitmain has confirmed a report that its board of directors has undergone a shakeup but has sought to downplay that impact of these changes ahead

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Preparing for the Looming Bitcoin Cash Fork

Technology & Security 1 min ago | By Jamie Redman – | Preparing for the Looming Bitcoin Cash Fork On Nov. 15, the Bitcoin Cash (BCH) network faces a contentious fork and many BCH users

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‘WebCobra’: McAfee Spots Russian Malware Mining Monero and Zcash

Advertisement Researchers at computer security firm McAfee Labs discovered a lethal new cryptojacking malware called “WebCobra,” which steals victims’ computing power to mine the cryptocurrencies

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Markets Update: Bitcoin Cash Price Rally Stalls but Trade Volume Spikes Hard

Markets and Prices 1 min ago | By Jamie Redman – | Markets Update: Bitcoin Cash Price Rally Stalls but Trade Volume Spikes Hard There are less than two days left until the Bitcoin Cash (BCH)

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