EY Blockchain Whiz Quits Crypto, Says Adoption Not in Bitcoin’s Forecast

By CCN: The ruthless bitcoin bear market of 2018 has claimed numerous victims, including many crypto startups and executives. The latest is former EY blockchain leader Angus Champion de Crespigny, who’s leaving the industry. Champion de Crespigny made the revelation on Twitter, where he insists that he’s still bullish on bitcoin. However, he’s discouraged by how long he believes it will take for mass adoption, and doesn’t want to wait around. As recently as November 2019, Angus was touting blockchain and cryptocurrencies at a conference (video below). Champion: Institutions are Dragging Their Feet Champion de Crespigny worked for 11 years

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If you want to do your small part in Bitcoin’s getting mainstream, at least make the habit to upvote everything relevant in this sub. I realized that as much as I hope for mass adoption, I do almost nothing to halp

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I’m visiting my aunt and uncle in costa rica. They just asked me about bitcoin out of nowhere and had no idea I was involved. She’s been doing her research and sees the value. It’s reaching all age groups. Adoption is happening.

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Is Bitcoin Fundamentally Incapable of Mass Adoption? The Economist Thinks So

An article out today in the Economist lists several reasons why Bitcoin may never have a “long-lasting” recovery. The unnamed author writes, in part: “The bust has been correspondingly brutal. Those who bought near the top were left with one of the world’s worst-performing assets. Cryptocurrency startups fired employees; banks shelved their products. On March 14th the CBOE said it would soon stop offering Bitcoin futures.” He or she neglects to mention that Bitcoin has previously been one of the best performing assets as well. An interesting point to make: Bitcoin over the past three years has been the best

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