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FC Barcelona Dives Into Crypto, Partnering With Chiliz to Create Token

[ad_1] Spanish soccer powerhouse FC Barcelona, or Barca, has teamed up with fintech platform Chiliz to create a blockchain-based token for the sports franchise.As part of the partnership with FC Barcelona, Chiliz created Barca Fan Tokens (BAR) for use on its social mobile app called Socios, according to a press release shared with Cointelegraph. “We are really proud to launch the Barca token on the Chiliz blockchain platform,” Chiliz and Socios
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BiKi’s Ethan Ng Addresses FOMO Over BTC USD10K Breach

[ad_1] 13th February, 2020, Singapore – ‘Is the crypto winter over’ has been a common discussion topic amongst cryptocurrency traders over the past couple of years, as the markets have remained generally bearish in sentiment. The weekend’s BTC breach of USD10K, then the flash-crash to USD9.7K on Monday, with the subsequent rally to five figures again, has had the entire crypto market on its toes. Reaching out to Ethan Ng,
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The Revival of General Partnerships in the Age of Tokenomics, Part 1

[ad_1] Adopted in England in 1890, general partnerships have become a near-forgotten practice in favor of other forms of doing business, but with the appearance of e-commerce, cryptocurrencies, tokenomics and global crowdsourcing, they may experience a comeback. This type of entity does not require incorporation — rather, it is based on a partnership agreement.Incorporating a company is a worn-out bureaucratic procedure. Even though it has gradually become easier to organize
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US Treasury Secretary Promises “Significant New Requirements” on Cryptocurrency

[ad_1] Though the Democratic presidential race in the United States may have lost its most forward-thinking candidate when it comes to cryptocurrency, that doesn’t mean it’s not still a hot button issue across party lines. The number of patents and companies associated with cryptocurrencies and blockchains continues to rise in the US market, making it both an economic and political issue in 2020.The United States Senate held a hearing to
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Bitcoin Miner Canaan’s Shares Valued at $8.04 After Surging 80%

[ad_1] After steadily depreciating well into the last quarter of 2019, Canaan certainly rebounded slightly today. The company was the first example of a large Bitcoin miner to go public on Nasdaq. However, after its initial public offering (IPO) on Nov 21, Canaan stock price values dropped nearly 40% within a few weeks. Competition with Bitmain Helped Stocks Surge?Some healthy competition may have helped the bitcoin miner to regain some traction
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Coinbase Margin Trading Now Live for Coinbase Pro Users

[ad_1] Coinbase has launched margin trading for users of its cryptocurrency trading platform, Coinbase Pro. Both individual and institutional investors in selected regions now have access to Coinbase margin trading. The company plans to expand access to more regions and provide more types of collateral assets. Also read: Bitcoin, Tesla Stock, Tron: How Warren Buffett Got His First Bitcoin Coinbase Margin Trading Launches Digital asset platform Coinbase announced Wednesday that