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Economy

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

Factom Receives Grant From Gates Foundation For Medical Records Project

Factom Inc., a company that provides businesses and governments with blockchain solutions to manage and store their data, has received a grant from the...

Singapore Fintech Festival Kicks Off: IBM and KYCK! Announce New Blockchain...

The inaugural Singapore Fintech Festival, a week-long event organized by the Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) in partnership with the Association of Banks in...

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...

Singapore’s BitX Joins FCA Fintech Sandbox; Sets Sights On European Market

BitX, a bitcoin startup headquartered in Singapore that offers consumer wallets, exchanges services and APIs to businesses, has been accepted into the UK's Financial...

Epiphyte To Offer Transaction Clearing And Settlement Using Bitcoin To UK...

The Financial Conduct Authority (FCA), the UK's financial services regulator, has announced that blockchain startup Epiphyte will be providing financial institutions in the UK...

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,...

New Blockchain Consortium Formed in Luxembourg

A new blockchain consortium comprising of 10 key players of the Luxembourg fund industry has been formed with the aim to explore the potential...

Blockchain Data Management Startup Factom Raises US$4.2M Series A

Factom, a blockchain technology startup specializing in data management and storage, has raised US$4.2 million in a Series A funding round led by Tim...

Indian Bitcoin Startup Unocoin Raises US$1.5M in Funding

Unocoin, a Bangalore-based bitcoin exchange platform, has raised US$1.5 million in a Pre-Series A funding round to fuel its growth. The round, led by...

Investment Bank Praises Bitcoin Core Scaling Roadmap in Price Report

Investment bank and asset management firm Needham & Company recently released a report regarding their views on the future price of bitcoin. Their price...