Comcast's Venture Capital Arm Is Bullish On Bitcoin and Blockchain

Gil Beyda, managing director of the venture capital (VC) arm of Comcast, appeared on CNBC today, April 26, with a bullish outlook for Bitcoin and real world applications of blockchain technology. Comcast Ventures has already invested in blockchain startups, and four of the firm's partners are focused …
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“Venture Capital Working Group” Seeks Select Cryptocurrency “Safe Harbor” (bitcoinmagazine.com)

Several venture capitalists (VCs) and entrepreneurs have been petitioning federal authorities to see certain virtual currencies in a “different light.”Right now, many cryptocurrencies are in danger of being classified as “securities,” which would place them under strict regulatory scrutiny. Working to change this, venture capital firms Andreessen Horowitz and Union Square Ventures have gathered a team of lawyers and investors known as the “Venture Capital Working Group” to meet with the U.S…

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Bitcoin makes a comeback now that tax season is nearly over: Venture capitalist

"People realized way more tax gains in 2017 than they expected to," says venture capitalist Spencer Bogart, and were forced to sell in the early part of 2018 to cover taxes. Bitcoin peaked above $ 8,000 on Thursday. Bogart says the coin could easily reach December highs of $ 19,500 or higher during the …
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