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Crypto India: Indian Cops Arrest 26-year old For Stealing $1.2 Million in Bitcoin

Indian law enforcement agency has arrested a 26-year old hacker from Bengaluru Karnataka for stealing nearly 9 crore INR worth of Bitcoin equivalent to about USD 1.2 million from three different exchanges and Poker website, as per news reported by ANI. The investigation against the accused was led by the Bengaluru Joint Commissioner Of Police […]

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Oaktree Capital Chairman Warms up to Crypto — Thankful His Son Owns Enough Bitcoin for the Family

Oaktree Capital Chairman Warms up to Crypto — Thankful His Son Owns Enough Bitcoin for the Family

Oaktree Capital co-founder Howard Marks is warming up to cryptocurrency. Once a crypto skeptic, he now says “thankfully” his son is “quite positive on bitcoin” and “owns a meaningful amount for our family.” Howard Marks Warming up to Crypto Howard Marks, co-founder and co-chairman of Oaktree Capital Management, talked about bitcoin in a memo published […]

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Bitcoin Price Spike Targets the $40K Handle, Crypto Economy Recaptures $1 Trillion Market Cap

Bitcoin Price Spike Targets the $40K Handle, Crypto Economy Recaptures $1 Trillion Market Cap

Crypto asset markets have seen some significant gains over the last 24 hours recapturing much of the losses suffered a few days ago. The entire crypto-economy valuation is now back over the $1 trillion mark and bitcoin has jumped above the $40k handle on January 14. Bitcoin (BTC) and a number of other digital assets […]

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eToro may limit bitcoin buying on weekends if demand and volatility continue

eToro may limit bitcoin buying on weekends if demand and volatility continue

Online brokerage eToro has warned customers that it may limit bitcoin and crypto buying over this weekend if demand and volatility continue. “The unprecedented demand for crypto, coupled with limited liquidity, presents challenges to our ability to support BUY orders over the weekend,” the company said in an email to customers. “In light of this, […]

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While bitcoin was cratering over the weekend, institutions were buying

While bitcoin was cratering over the weekend, institutions were buying

Bitcoin is recouping losses clocked in over the weekend, which isn’t a surprise to market participants servicing institutional investors. At last check, bitcoin was trading up more than 9% at more than $37,000. That’s a far cry from the levels over the weekend, when a wave of long liquidations of leveraged retail trades sent the […]

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Bitcoin is ‘highly speculative’ and needs global regulation, says ECB’s Lagarde

The president of the European Central Bank, Christine Lagarde, calls for the creation of global regulation for Bitcoin. Lagarde accuses BTC of enabling money laundering and illegal activities. The news agency Reuters reports that the president of the European Central Bank (ECB), Christine Lagarde, has called for global regulations on Bitcoin. Lagarde believes that the […]

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