An exchange giant lays out its defense of a bitcoin product that could transform the cryptocurrency

The exchange behind one of the two markets for bitcoin futures in the US is trying to mollify regulators' concerns about an exchange-traded product tied to the cryptocurrency. In a letter to the Securities and Exchange Commission out Monday, Cboe Global Markets president Chris Concannon addressed …
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Russian IT Giant Mail.Ru Enables Bitcoin and Bitcoin Cash Payments (bitcoinmagazine.com)

One of the biggest Russian IT holdings, Mail.Ru Group, is allowing advertisers and the owners of advertising sites to pay and be paid with cryptocurrencies on the advertisement platform myTarget. Mail.Ru Group is the worldwide technology company which unites three big social networks Vkontakte, Odnoklassniki and My World; ICQ messenger; mobile ads service Youla; popular online games Warface, Allods Online, Armored Warfare and Skyforge; food delivery platform Delivery Club; and ridesharing…

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Japanese Internet Giant GMO Launches Bitcoin Mining Business (news.bitcoin.com)

Japanese Internet leader GMO Group has announced today that it has launched a new cryptocurrency mining business through its European legal entity, as it aims to gain a better understanding of the virtual currency.
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