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The volatility of the price of Bitcoin has been making news since its inception. Read the latest news about the highs and lows of the Bitcoin economy with CoinJournal.net

Financial Times Piece Inadvertently Makes the Case for Buying Bitcoin

Financial Times Capital Markets Editor Dan McCrum has written another piece about how bitcoin is a pyramid scheme and will eventually fall to zero....

While Circle Pivots Away from Bitcoin, Blockchain Doubles Down on the...

Earlier this week, Circle continued the process of pivoting away from bitcoin as a currency in their payments app. After previously deciding to denominate...

Jim Rickards on Central Bankers’ Incentives to Demonize Bitcoin and Gold

Jim Rickards, the New York Times bestselling author of Currency Wars, The End of Money, and The New Case for Gold, was recently interviewed...

Report Estimates There are More Than 10 Million Bitcoin Holders Worldwide

A joint report from ARK Invest and Coinbase estimates that more than 10 million people around the world hold a material amount of bitcoin....

Nathaniel Popper On TechCrunch’s Trust Disrupted: Bitcoin and the Blockchain

Known for their coverage of disruptive technology, Techcrunch have this week released the initial episodes of their first series on Bitcoin and blockchain technology,...

What President Trump Means For Bitcoin

It was clear something was wrong with the Clinton campaign as soon as the polls closed in Florida. Pundits and pollsters alike pointed to...

Charlie Shrem Unveils New Venture Intellisys Capital

Bitcoin pioneer Charlie Shrem has joined force with Jason Granger, a real estate and private equity expert, to launch Intellisys Capital, an investment company. Intellisys...

Rootstock is Focused on Using Bitcoin for Financial Inclusion

Ethereum has gained a lot of attention over the past few years due to the sci-fi-esque use cases of the technology that are often...

Blockchain Startup Crowdaura Selected for Accenture’s 2016 Fintech Innovation Lab in...

Accenture has unveiled the 15 startups that will compose its 2016 class for the Fintech Innovation Lab in London, a 12-week mentorship program that aims...

Fintech Venture Funding Report Highlights Growing Interest in Blockchain & Insurtech

Over the last quarter, a number of fintech sub-segments, including robo-advisors, insurtech and blockchain, have gained significant traction, according to a new report on...