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Bitcoin Price Sets a New All-Time High, Currently Trading at $1,320 Level
April 28th, 2017

Once the SEC unveiled its intention to review the refusal of the Winklevoss Bitcoin Trust, Bitcoin started its upward movement.

Bitcoin Price is Close to Its All-Time High After SEC Says It Will Review the Winklevoss ETF Rejection
April 26th, 2017

Bitcoin easily recovered after the SEC clogged more-than-three-year efforts of investors Cameron and Tyler Winklevoss to bring the Bitcoin ETF to market.

Mastercard Unveils New Credit Card with a Built-in Fingerprint Scanner
April 20th, 2017

On Thursday, the credit card provider announced a new biometric card that will let users to complete transactions without entering their personal identification number.

Coinbase Launches Developer Preview of ‘Token,’ a Browser for the Ethereum Network
April 20th, 2017

Token was developed to provide universal access to financial services to help more than 2.5 billion people who do not have an account at a financial institution.

After BitFinex, Chinese Bitcoin Exchange OKCoin Stops Wire Transfers
April 19th, 2017

China’s major cryptocurrency exchange OKCoin has stopped accepting USD deposits, a day after the Hong Kong-based cryptocurrency exchange Bitfinex suspended wire transfers.

PayPal Teams up with Android Pay to Make Paying with Your Mobile Phone Easier
April 18th, 2017

Android Pay users in the US will soon be able to make payments with their PayPal balances at thousands of new retailers, including Walgreens, Dunkin’ Donuts and Subway.

Alibaba’s Ant Financial Raises Offer for MoneyGram to $1.2B
April 17th, 2017

The merger with Ant Financial will provide MoneyGram with resources to further develop its technology, systems and anti-money laundering and compliance programs.

Ukraine Partners with Bitfury to Put All Governmental Data on Blockchain
April 14th, 2017

Ukraine aims to create an entirely new ecosystem for state projects based on the blockchain technology.

UK Royal Mint Begins Testing Blockchain Gold Trading Platform
April 13th, 2017

The Royal Mint Gold project will make gold more available for trade, thus changing the way asset is executed and settled.

Facebook Launches Group Payments in Messenger App
April 12th, 2017

With the new payments functionality, the social media networking giant will enable Messenger users to send funds to several members of the group chat.

Russia Plans to Legitimize Bitcoin by 2018, Says Country’s Deputy Finance Minister
April 11th, 2017

The country’s Deputy Finance Minister unveiled that bitcoin may soon become a legal payment method, only a year after the Russian authorities threatened cryptocurrency users with jail time.

Bitcoin Price Can Reach $500,000 by 2030, Says Snapchat’s First Investor
April 10th, 2017

Jeremy Liew and Peter Smith predict a great future for Bitcoin in their latest research.

Western Union Announces Apple Pay Support for U.S. Mobile Money Transfers
April 7th, 2017

Offering Apple Pay as a payment method in the US and later to the UK, Western Union allows customers to conveniently and reliably transfer money whenever they want.