Crypto update: Bitcoin (BTC), Ripple (XRP) and Litecoin (LTC) push higher

The bitcoin (BTC) price has risen by over 4% since midnight on Friday to reach US$ 11,437 per coin this morning. This has increased bitcoin's market capitalisation to US$ 193.3 billion, which is the equivalent of 41.7% of the entire market. At one stage the world's largest cryptocurrency reached a …
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Bitcoin Wallet Maker Ledger Raises $75 Million for Security Push

Bitcoin is the largest cryptocurrency, and with its growing importance there's been a wave of dedicated hedge funds and established players planning on setting up trading desks for digital currencies. Still, some security issues need to be sorted out, and volatility is a concern — bitcoin tumbled below …
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Thailand's Year of Bitcoin Ends with Central Bank Education Push

This week the Kingdom of Thailand announced its major regulators would team up in order to better educate its people about the world's most popular cryptocurrency, bitcoin, openly worrying it might be a Ponzi scheme. This comes after its central bank issued reminders the digital asset was not legal …
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