The British pound is the oldest fiat currency in existence at 317 years. The pound was originally defined as 12 oz. of silver. It’s now worth less than 0.5% of its original value. In other words, the most successful long standing currency in existence has lost 99.5% of its value.

The British pound is the oldest fiat currency in existence at 317 years. The pound was originally defined as 12 oz. of silver. It's now worth less than 0.5% of its original value. In other words, the most successful long standing currency in existence has lost 99.5% of its value. submitted by /u/AnoniMiner
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Bitcoin – The Currency of the Internet

Andrew Ross Sorkin, author of ” Too Big To Fail”, just mention Bitcoin on CNN (Merconish Show), stating that it is spreading fast and new generations trust it more than Central Banks.

He painted Bitcoin in a positive light, as a way to get free from Central Powers, since 'it is decentralized and nobody controls' it.

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Bitcoin – The Currency of the Internet