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Congressman to Host Bitcoin Demo Day in D.C.

Congressman to Host Bitcoin Demo Day in D.C.

by July 3, 2014 at 2:58 pm 0 comments

Congressman Polis will be hosting the bitcoin demo day in Washington D.C., which will be held later this month.

Bitcoin is Out of Control

Bitcoin is Out of Control

by November 18, 2013 at 3:21 pm 0 comments

A month ago you could buy a bitcoin from Mt.Gox for under $200. Last week, it would have cost you around $400. At press time today, that same bitcoin costs about $670. What’s going on? Why would any use so volatile a currency? Alternatively, the Dow Jones Industrial Average toppedRead More

Even if Government Shuts Down, Expect Business as Usual at Bank Regulators

Even if Government Shuts Down, Expect Business as Usual at Bank Regulators

by September 30, 2013 at 12:10 pm 3 comments

How will a government shutdown affect the regulatory bodies that cover banking? It seems that since the agencies’s funding is not predicated by Congress, so they won’t be directly affected. At the Federal Deposit Insurance Corp., for example. it will be business as usual. “As a non-appropriated agency, we anticipateRead More