Bitcoin cash is jumping

Bitcoin cash up 17% against the dollar on Thursday morning. The rise follows integration of the cryptocurrency with digital wallet Bitwalla and the exchange Bitstamp. LONDON — Cryptocurrency Bitcoin Cash is jumping against the dollar on Thursday morning. The digital currency, which was split off from bitcoin earlier this year, is up 16% against the greenback to $ 1,518.10 as of 7.45 a.m. GMT (2.45 a.m. ET): The jump in price follows positive news flow surrounding bitcoin cash.…

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Nobody saw $117K heist pulled off in middle of a restaurant

VIENNA — Austrian police say cyber thieves transferred bitcoins worth more than 100,000 euros ($ 117,000) from a man’s account while he was logged in on a restaurant’s public wireless network. A police statement Wednesday says the bitcoins were moved to an “unknown, non-traceable account” after the unidentified 36-year old logged in southeast of the city… bitcoins | New York Post

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Bitcoin soars to new high above $8,300 after $30 million crypto hack

Bitcoin soared to a new all-time high Tuesday above $ 8,300 per coin. The coin recovered losses it incurred after a different cryptocurrency announced a $ 30.9 million hack.  Bitcoin‘s upward climbed continued unabated Monday morning.  The cryptocurrency blew past Monday’s record high of $ 8,285 to $ 8,368 Tuesday morning, trading up 1.24%. It gave up some of those gains and was trading at $ 8,289 just before noon ET.  The coin was sent in a…

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Bitcoin hits new record after blowing past $8,000 mark

Bitcoin hit a new record high on Monday after smashing through the $ 8,000 level for the first time over the weekend, marking an almost 50 percent climb in just eight days. The new high came after leading US payments company Square Inc. said late last week that it had started allowing select customers to buy… bitcoins | New York Post

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Here’s what you need to know about SAFTs — the cryptocurrency fundraising craze that’s shaking up venture capital

Just as blockchain technology is shaking up the startup space, it’s also revamping the way venture capital firms invest in emerging companies. Over the last year and a half, startups have raised nearly $ 4 billion through initial coin offerings, or ICOs, which are a kind of unregulated fundraising technique involving the creation of new digital tokens, or units of value. Venture capitalists have been wanting a piece of the action. Enter the Simple Agreements…

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NY investigators probing bitcoin-like currencies worth $3.2B

Wall Street has a new toy — and regulators are warning that some pieces of the popular product can cause your portfolio to choke. The toy, a is called an Initial Coin Offering, a specialized bitcoin-like digital currency companies are using to raise money — instead of classic stock offerings. So far in 2017, ICOs… bitcoins | New York Post

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Bitcoin bursts through $8,000

Bitcoin pushed past $ 8,000. Prices rebounded after it fell as low as $ 5,600 over the weekend. The surge comes amid more regulatory developments in the cryptocurrency market. Bitcoin (BTC) demand is ramping up to end the week, with the world’s biggest cryptocurrency pushing through $ 8,000 on major trading exchanges. Here are this week’s moves in BTC on the Bitfinex exchange, via Investing.com: Prices have steadily rebounded after demand for offshoot bitcoin cash (BCH)…

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Bitcoin surges more than $1,000 after a painful slide

Bitcoin surged on Monday, recovering more than $ 1,000 after losing almost a third of its value in less than four days as traders bought back into the volatile cryptocurrency. Bitcoin tumbled as low as $ 5,555 on the Luxembourg-based Bitstamp exchange on Sunday, a slide of almost 30 percent from a record high just shy of… bitcoins | New York Post

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Square’s Venmo rival is testing a feature that lets users buy and sell bitcoin

The payment company Square is rolling out a new feature that lets users of its Cash app buy and sell bitcoin. Unlike some competitors, Cash doesn’t yet let users pay or accept payment in bitcoin. The move allows Square to enter the bitcoin business; the cryptocurrency has seen its value and popularity soar lately. Some users of Cash, the Venmo rival from Square, can now buy and sell bitcoin inside the app.  Square began rolling out…

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Bitcoin surges more than $1,000 after a painful slide

Bitcoin surged on Monday, recovering more than $ 1,000 after losing almost a third of its value in less than four days as traders bought back into the volatile cryptocurrency. Bitcoin tumbled as low as $ 5,555 on the Luxembourg-based Bitstamp exchange on Sunday, a slide of almost 30 percent from a record high just shy of… bitcoins | New York Post

"Bitcoin surges more than $1,000 after a painful slide"