Tag: Chicago

Coinbase Announces Support for Block Trades and Expansion to Chicago

Coinbase is ready to enter the next phase of being a global cryptocurrency exchange. While they will not drop support for consumer-based trading, they are trying to make inroads among institutional investors. Offering block trades is one way of achieving this goal. Providing users with access to large-scale trading without disrupting the general order book is also a viable approach. Coinbase Takes an Important Step Institutional investors and major traders …
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Chicago-Based Trader Stole $2M Worth of Crypto to Cover Bad Decisions

Fraud and theft are two very real problems in the world of cryptocurrency. Unfortunately, it seems these problems will only be getting worse as time progresses. One cryptocurrency trader in Chicago has been charged with fraud for allegedly stealing US$2 million worth of Bitcoin and altcoins from his employer. This action was taken to cover personal financial losses due to bad trading. It is a very worrisome development, although the investigation is still underway …
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Blockchain Education Network To Host Bitcoin Airdrops At 4 Chicago Universities

Bitcoin airdrops are a great way to get cryptocurrency into the hands of students in a particular region. Since most students are also part of the Millennials demographic, it seems to be a matter of time until they look into Bitcoin. Blockchain Education Network will bring a Bitcoin airdrop to Chicago on September 24. Four Chicago Universities On The Bitcoin Agenda The Blockchain Education Network continues the good work of …
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Steem Blogger Raises Thousands of Dollars To Fund Real World Billboard Campaign

The successful history of Bitcoin can be attributed to its community that through countless efforts have pushed the adoption of the cryptocurrency to its current state, from a forum “nerd currency” to a globally accepted and used payment system. Since cryptocurrencies belong to no one and to everyone at the same time, it is only normal that the community should take it upon themselves to push the cryptocurrency to new …
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