Tim Draper - $50 Million Reasons to Smile

Tim Draper - $50 Million Reasons to Smile

Tim Draper, Barry Silbert Prove Crime Can Pay

Uncategorized | May 24, 2017 By:

US government auctions of confiscated bitcoins have potentially been very lucrative for at least the smartest guys in the room – venture capitalist Tim Draper and Digital Currency Group’s Barry Silbert.

CNBC reports that auctions for confiscated bitcoins seized from people conducting illegal operations could result in a net profit of more than $50 million for Draper.

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Bitcoin Continues Surge – More to Come?

Uncategorized | May 24, 2017 By:

Today’s big news in the bitcoin world – the arrival of the long-awaited hard fork – was greeted positively by bitcoin buyers.  The price of a single coin rose to the $2,450 level at mid-day. That marked yet another all-time high and the ninth straight day of gains.

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Fidelity Leader Touts Blockchain, Bitcoin

Uncategorized | May 23, 2017 By:

Abigail Johnson, the chairman and CEO of FMR, the parent of Fidelity Investments, touted blockchain and bitcoin at an industry conference on Tuesday as vehicles to make it easier for more people to invest and use financial services.

In a keynote speech at the Consensus 2017 conference in New York City,

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LedgerX Raises $11.4M for Regulated Exchange

Uncategorized | May 23, 2017 By:

New York-based Ledger Holdings has raised $11.4m in a Series B funding round led by Miami International Holdings Inc (MIH) and China’s Huiyin Blockchain Venture Investments. Ledger Holdings is the parent company of LedgerX, an institutional derivatives exchange platform for digital currencies.

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