Digital currencies

Online Retailer PulseTV Puts Bitcoin Center Stage In Its Financial Strategy

Thursday, February 25, 2021 - 7:00pm

Ill., Feb. 25, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --PulseTV.com an online retailer since 1998 has announced its "Bitcoin Strategy" for 2021.

Key Points: 
  • Ill., Feb. 25, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --PulseTV.com an online retailer since 1998 has announced its "Bitcoin Strategy" for 2021.
  • PulseTV has zero debt and tremendous cash flows, so we decided to utilize those cash reserves for accumulating Bitcoin.
  • Future plans include accepting Bitcoin as a payment for online purchases, but PulseTV is content to take advantage of this unique time in the economic history of the world.
  • PulseTV.com is a North American online retailer that has been marketing exclusively online since 1998.

CoinShares Contributes to MIT Digital Currency Initiative to Fund Independent Research and Open-Source Development

Thursday, February 25, 2021 - 5:19pm

The MIT DCI will use the funds to support open-source software development and advance the security of the Bitcoin protocol.

Key Points: 
  • The MIT DCI will use the funds to support open-source software development and advance the security of the Bitcoin protocol.
  • CoinShares has sponsored a two-year research grant at London's Imperial College Centre for Cryptocurrency Research and Engineering, which resulted in the development of a new indexation methodology.
  • In addition, CoinShares produces a regular series of events that educate and advocate for the digital asset class.
  • CoinShares is Europe's largest digital asset manager, managing billions of assets on behalf of a global client base.

CoinShares Contributes to MIT Digital Currency Initiative to Fund Independent Research and Open-Source Development

Thursday, February 25, 2021 - 5:13pm

The MIT DCI will use the funds to support open-source software development and advance the security of the Bitcoin protocol.

Key Points: 
  • The MIT DCI will use the funds to support open-source software development and advance the security of the Bitcoin protocol.
  • CoinShares has sponsored a two-year research grant at London's Imperial College Centre for Cryptocurrency Research and Engineering, which resulted in the development of a new indexation methodology.
  • In addition, CoinShares produces a regular series of events that educate and advocate for the digital asset class.
  • CoinShares is Europe's largest digital asset manager, managing billions of assets on behalf of a global client base.

Global Crypto Investment Fund FD7 Ventures to Sell $750M USD Worth of Bitcoin to Increase Cardano and Polkadot Holdings

Thursday, February 25, 2021 - 4:58pm

Dubai-based FD7 Ventures, a global crypto investment fund with $1 Billion USD under management, announced today plans to sell off 750M USD worth of their Bitcoin holdings over the next 30 days to increase the companys positions in Cardano (ADA) and Polkadot (DOT).

Key Points: 
  • Dubai-based FD7 Ventures, a global crypto investment fund with $1 Billion USD under management, announced today plans to sell off 750M USD worth of their Bitcoin holdings over the next 30 days to increase the companys positions in Cardano (ADA) and Polkadot (DOT).
  • The move will effectively sell-off a majority of the companys Bitcoin holdings to purchase rising projects Cardano and Polkadot.
  • According to the company, the increase in these altcoin holdings will better serve the needs of FD7 investors who are looking to diversify their portfolios in the growing cryptocurrency space.
  • FD7 Ventures has already begun the process of converting their Bitcoin (BTC) to Cardano (ADA) and Polkadot (DOT) and expects to complete the conversion transactions by mid-to-end of March.

CoinGeek VII will take place in Zurich's Samsung Hall (June 8-10)

Thursday, February 25, 2021 - 3:00pm

LONDON, Feb. 25, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The 7th installment of the Coingeek Conference series (June 8-10) has confirmed that it will be broadcast online and, hopefully, also be allowing attendees into Samsung Hall .

Key Points: 
  • LONDON, Feb. 25, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The 7th installment of the Coingeek Conference series (June 8-10) has confirmed that it will be broadcast online and, hopefully, also be allowing attendees into Samsung Hall .
  • CoinGeek VII will be themed around the hot topic of data; the Bitcoin SV (BSV) blockchain can handle almost limitless amounts of data, all immutably stored and at a very low cost.
  • Zurich is the heartland of the European banking world and will be the latest venue for the seventh CoinGeek Conference next June.
  • As a result, Switzerland will further enhance its reputation, as not only a banking and financial hub, but also, the European HQ of the digital asset space by playing host to CoinGeek VII .

CoinGeek VII will take place in Zurich's Samsung Hall (June 8-10)

Thursday, February 25, 2021 - 3:00pm

LONDON, Feb. 25, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The 7th installment of the Coingeek Conference series (June 8-10) has confirmed that it will be broadcast online and, hopefully, also be allowing attendees into Samsung Hall .

Key Points: 
  • LONDON, Feb. 25, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The 7th installment of the Coingeek Conference series (June 8-10) has confirmed that it will be broadcast online and, hopefully, also be allowing attendees into Samsung Hall .
  • CoinGeek VII will be themed around the hot topic of data; the Bitcoin SV (BSV) blockchain can handle almost limitless amounts of data, all immutably stored and at a very low cost.
  • Zurich is the heartland of the European banking world and will be the latest venue for the seventh CoinGeek Conference next June.
  • As a result, Switzerland will further enhance its reputation, as not only a banking and financial hub, but also, the European HQ of the digital asset space by playing host to CoinGeek VII .

Purpose Investments Inc. Launches Currency-Hedged Class of Purpose Bitcoin ETF

Thursday, February 25, 2021 - 1:00pm

TORONTO, Feb. 25, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Purpose Investments Inc. (Purpose) is pleased to announce the currency-hedged version of the worlds first Bitcoin ETF, Purpose Bitcoin ETF (the ETF), will begin trading today on the Toronto Stock Exchange (the TSX) under the ticker symbol BTCC.

Key Points: 
  • TORONTO, Feb. 25, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Purpose Investments Inc. (Purpose) is pleased to announce the currency-hedged version of the worlds first Bitcoin ETF, Purpose Bitcoin ETF (the ETF), will begin trading today on the Toronto Stock Exchange (the TSX) under the ticker symbol BTCC.
  • With the launch of this new class, Purpose Bitcoin ETF is the first and only listed Bitcoin fund in the world that offers a currency-hedged version.
  • Were so happy to be able to now offer Purpose Bitcoin ETF with US dollar currency hedging to Canadian investors.
  • Purpose Bitcoin ETF is now available in three versions trading on the TSX, giving investors the flexibility to invest in Bitcoin in whichever way best fits their goals.

Paysafe Uses Snowflake to Power Cloud-based Approach to Data and Analytics

Thursday, February 25, 2021 - 9:00am

The complete managed service provided by Snowflake is doing this by enabling Paysafe to obtain a single customer view across its range of alternative payment methods.

Key Points: 
  • The complete managed service provided by Snowflake is doing this by enabling Paysafe to obtain a single customer view across its range of alternative payment methods.
  • Snowflake is helping data scientists at Paysafe access structured and semi structured data from one consolidated source, making it easy to find, consolidate, clean and use more of the companys data assets.
  • Data security and regulations are paramount in fintech and payments, and Snowflakes Data Cloud provides a secure and reliable platform which can support Paysafe to innovate at scale.
  • Delivered through an integrated platform, Paysafe solutions are geared toward mobile-initiated transactions, real-time analytics and the convergence between brick-and-mortar and online payments.

Bragar Eagel & Squire, P.C. Reminds Investors That Class Action Lawsuits Have Been Filed Against Bit Digital, CleanSpark, 9F, Inc., and AstraZeneca and Encourages Investors to Contact the Firm

Wednesday, February 24, 2021 - 11:00pm

Bit Digital is a holding company that purports to engage in the bitcoin mining business through its wholly owned subsidiaries in U.S. and Hong Kong.

Key Points: 
  • Bit Digital is a holding company that purports to engage in the bitcoin mining business through its wholly owned subsidiaries in U.S. and Hong Kong.
  • On this news, Bit Digitals stock price fell $6.27 per share, or 25%, to close at $18.76 per share on January 11, 2021.
  • On this news, the Companys share price fell $3.63, or 9%, to close at $35.71 per share on January 14, 2021, thereby damaging investors.
  • For more information on the AstraZeneca class action go to: https://bespc.com/cases/AZN
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BlockFi Announces Additional Rewards Program Benefits and Opens Public Waitlist for the BlockFi Bitcoin Rewards Credit Card

Wednesday, February 24, 2021 - 5:00pm

In addition, the company has released a new set of exclusive rewards for BlockFi credit card holders.

Key Points: 
  • In addition, the company has released a new set of exclusive rewards for BlockFi credit card holders.
  • The BlockFi Bitcoin Rewards Credit Card is expected to begin shipping to consumers later in H1 2021.
  • Partners enabling the BlockFi Bitcoin Rewards Credit Card include Visa, Deserve, and Evolve Bank & Trust.
  • Disclaimer: Joining the waitlist to apply for the BlockFi Bitcoin Rewards Credit Card ("Card") does not guarantee that you will be eligible to receive the card.