Bhushan Akolkar

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Bhushan is a FinTech enthusiast and holds a good flair in understanding financial markets. His interest in economics and finance draw his attention towards the new emerging Blockchain Technology and Cryptocurrency markets. He is continuously in a learning process and keeps himself motivated by sharing his acquired knowledge. In free time he reads thriller fictions novels and sometimes explore his culinary skills.

Tether Claims a Hacker Stole $31 Million in Tokens
November 21st, 2017

Startup Tether is the fresh victim of online malicious attacks reporting tokens worth $31 million being stolen from its wallet.

LedgerX Initiates First Long-Term Bitcoin Option Price at $10,000
November 20th, 2017

LedgerX, a federally regulated exchange and clearinghouse, has announced the first long-term Bitcoin option pegged at a price of $10000.

$8,336: Bitcoin Breaks New Record as CME, CBOE Say Bitcoin Futures Are Coming This Year
November 20th, 2017

CME and CBOE Group has recently revealed the specifications of their Bitcoin future contracts which has further fuelled the prices of the cryptocurrency.

Bitcoin Price Climbs to New All-Time High Above $8,100
November 20th, 2017

The Bitcoin euphoria sweeps the cryptocurrency market as price touches an all-time high of $8100 with investors showing more confidence in it. $12,000 Bitcoin price is projected for early 2018.

Amidst Doubts, the SegWit2x Hard Fork Fails to Get Activated
November 18th, 2017

Amidst all the confusion relating to the SegWit2x hard fork, it has been confirmed that the hard fork has failed to go through in its scheduled time.

LiveEdu ICO – Bringing a Reform In Global Online Education With Blockchain Smart Contracts
November 17th, 2017

LiveEDU is developing a completely decentralized online-learning platform on the blockchain network that imparts real-life project-based learning. LiveEDU ICO will go live next week from Nov 21st.

Twist in The Plans of SegWit2x, Possibility of a Hard Fork Looms Over
November 17th, 2017

In a fresh new twist in the plans of SegWit2x hard fork, there is every possibility for the hard fork to go through in the near time.

Bitcoin Is Back Flying on a Upward Trajectory Above $7800
November 16th, 2017

After almost a week of consolidation, Bitcoin prices are back on the upward trajectory trading now above $7800.

Renowned Cryptographers Propose A New Technique “Bulletproofs” for Bitcoin’s Scalable Privacy Tech
November 16th, 2017

In order to offer users with improved confidentiality for their transactions, renowned cryptographers propose for a new scalable privacy tech for Bitcoins.

Reality Shares Partners with Nasdaq to Launch Blockchain Economy Index
November 14th, 2017

Nasdaq and Reality Shares have joined hands to form a new Economy Index which registers all the top companies involved in developing and implementing solution based on Blockchain Technology

Bitcoin is Trading Above $6600, While Bitcoin Cash Has Successfully Hard Forked
November 14th, 2017

Bitcoin Cash has undergone a hard fork creating a new software protocol for its blockchain that aims to reduce mining difficulties and attract miners to its platform.

Overstock’s Share Price Shoots as tZero ICO Approaches Closer
November 13th, 2017

After the smartphone revolution, one of the most revolutionary technologies with which almost every business today wants to get associated with one or the other way is the ‘Blockchain Technology’. 

Bitcoin Gold (BTG) is Active, Currently Trading Above $240
November 13th, 2017

The second derivative of Bitcoin namely the ‘Bitcoin Gold’ has finally gone live as developers publish the final software for the cryptocurrency.