Bitcoin Named 2017 Term of the Year by Investopedia

Investopedia 2017 top ten financial terms include millennials, artificial intelligence and Trumpcare.  NEW YORK, Dec. 20, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Investopedia, the premier online source of trusted financial content, has released its 2017 Top Financial Terms list. The top ten terms, as measured by search volume and percentage gains, reflect investor interest, key trends and news events over the last 12 months. The list includes terms such as “Bitcoin,” “Blockchain” and “FAANG”, as well as new regulations and other reform items on Trump’s agenda.   “Investors clearly have disruptive technology on the mind this…

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Blockchain Based Credit Platform, Linkeye Facilitates Credit Information Circulation World Wide

BEIJING, Nov. 27, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — With the increasing advancement in the cross-border trade and tourism industry, credit evaluation is becoming a global issue. From America to Europe, Southeast Asia to the Middle East, most countries have to cope with this problem. Although the development of the credit industry is different in each country, the high cost of information sharing is a common problem. The main problems the world is facing are: Financial institutions are not sharing data Low data coverage of credit institutions Limited services of credit institutions   How big is this market? The credit evaluation is the key to the credit…

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BitVault® introduced to FinTech community at London event

Embedded Downloads officially introduced BitVault®, the world’s first blockchain phone and crypto communicator at an event on 31 October 2017. The event was held at an exclusive London venue with Kash Amini, global brand representative and ambassador for BitVault®, welcoming selected guests from the banking, fintech and corporate community to an evening of food, drinks, and entertainment. The event was also attended by representatives of VVDN Technologies from India, the design and manufacturing partner for the BitVault®. According to Embedded Downloads the product was well received and the company and…

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Bitcoin is a Bubble

Many have had their say over the past couple of weeks.  From Jamie Dimon (JP Morgan) slating Bitcoin and calling it a “FRAUD” to James Gorman, CEO of Morgan Stanley, recognizing that Bitcoin is “more than just a fad.”  Now Mike Novogratz, ex-hedge fund manager, formerly of the investment firm Fortress Investment Group says Bitcoin is the largest bubble we will see in our lifetimes.   An excerpt from Bloomberg article “A Crypto Fund King Says Bitcoin Will Be the Biggest Bubble Ever” “Remember, bubbles happen around things that fundamentally change…

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Who is Buying Bitcoin?

The Bitcoin price and value continue to rise and this week has seen Bitcoin drive past the $5000 level, a new all time high. Interesting to note that Japan leads the current 24-hour ranking. #1 Japanese Yen – 54.54% #2 U.S. Dollar – 26.64% #3 Chinese Yuan – 8.23% #4 South Korean Won – 6.11% #5 Euro – 3.01%   In 2016, reporting showed that most of the trading was coming from China, however, since the People’s Bank of China imposed strict regulations on the crypto exchanges in the country, the percentage…

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BitVault, World’s First Crypto Communicator Introduced at FinTech Week London

London FinTech Week from 7 to 14 July 2017 – The world’s first crypto communicator BitVault was introduced to the FinTech community at London Fintech Week. The BitVault is developed by Embedded Downloads Limited, an Anglo-Irish company with development offices in Limerick, Ireland and production facilities in Dehli, India. Read the full article as well as visit the BitVault website for more information on this “World’s First” blockchain phone.         Collect your FREE PDF – The Bitcoin Believers Business Manifesto Please leave your questions and comments below: Click on the image…

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Bitcoin News 9 May 2017

Bitcoin Today – the Bitcoin price is breaking new highs! Rushing past $1600 and passing $1700! Incredible Bull run on the go.     Headlines today:- The Cryptocurrency Race Heats up as Bitcoin Dominance Drops 30% ShapeShift Raises $10.4 Million in Series A Funding Round as Sales Skyrocket. Bitfinex Clarifies Ledger Labs Audit Of 2016 Hack Focused On Security, Not Finance Blockchain Regulations Likely By 2019, Russian Ministry Says. BLOCKCHAIN-BASED DECENTRALIZED P2P IOU PLATFORM, SIKOBA LAUNCHES PRE-SALE AHEAD OF TOKEN ICO Time for Indian Digital Rupee, Says Former Head of…

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What is Bitcoin Halving?

An event that takes place every 4 years… If the mining power had remained constant since the first Bitcoin was mined, the last Bitcoin would have been mined somewhere near October 8th, 2140. Due to the mining power having increased overall over time, as of block 367,500 – assuming mining power remained constant from that block forward – the last Bitcoin will be mined on May 7th, 2140. The effect of halving over time.. Block Reward Era BTC/block Start BTC BTC Added End BTC BTC Increase End BTC % of Limit…

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