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Bitcoin and Ethereum ain't dead yet
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Thursday, 06 December 2018 11:32

Bitcoin and Ethereum ain't dead yet


Could become investors' safe havens

Cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin and Ethereum will increasingly be seen as investors’ ‘safe havens’ in 2019, claims an influential tech expert.

Bitcoin plummets as regulators rattle sabres
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Thursday, 28 December 2017 17:51

Bitcoin plummets as regulators rattle sabres


The rise and fall of the fall and rise

Cryptocurrency bitcoin has seen its value fall by 26 percent from a high last week.

Bitcoin is like the South Sea Bubble
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Monday, 27 November 2017 16:13

Bitcoin is like the South Sea Bubble


Snap, crackle and pop goes the weasel

Back in 1720 the English House of Lords passed the South Sea Act and created the South Sea Company. claimed to have a monopoly agreement with South America and led to  shares rising as much as 10 times as speculators lost their marbles and invested in lots of companies with risible prospectuses. The bubble burst and many people that invested as a result of the craziness lost the lot.