Bitcoin caught in the crossfire as Turkish opposition leader voices support

Shortly after a Friday morning “diktat” from Turkey’s freshly-appointed central bank governor that effectively banned any and all use of cryptocurrency in the country, Bitcoin now appears caught in a partisan dustup as a Turkish opposition party leader has voiced support for the digital currency. As reported by Cointelegraph,…

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Miami-Dade Exploring Bitcoin Tax Payments

Danielle Cohen Higgins, District 8 County’s commissioner and representative on the Miami-Dade Board of County Commissioners, is putting forth a resolution for establishing a cryptocurrency task force that would assess the feasibility of allowing residents to pay for county taxes, fees and services with bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies.The…

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Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell Says Cryptocurrencies Are ‘Vehicles for Speculation’ – Regulation Bitcoin News

The Federal Reserve chairman believes that cryptocurrencies are “really vehicles for speculation” and “No one is using them for payments.” He then compared crypto to gold. His comments about cryptocurrency followed Coinbase’s direct listing on Nasdaq. Fed Chair Powell Thinks Crypto Is for Speculation Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome…

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Is DeFi yield appetite rising again? Enso raises $5M as YFI hits new highs

The appetite for DeFi is rising again as blue chips are rallying and yield-earning strategy-sharing platforms, like Enso, are on the rise.Enso, a platform where users can share yield-earning strategies, raised $5 million on April 13 from top U.S. venture capital firms including Polychain Capital and Multicoin Capital.Synthetix…

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Zip’s Potential Crypto Trading, Rothschild ETH Investment + More News

Source: Adobe/niphonGet your daily, bite-sized digest of cryptoasset and blockchain-related news – investigating the stories flying under the radar of today’s crypto news. Adoption news Major Australian fintech, 'buy-now-pay-later' company Zip Co. is looking at expanding into crypto and stock trading, reported the Wall Street Journal, citing co-founder…

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Turkey Bans Cryptocurrency Use for Payments as Local Currency Plunges – Regulation Bitcoin News

The Central bank of the Republic of Turkey has issued a cryptocurrency regulation prohibiting the use of cryptocurrencies for payments of goods and services. From the end of this month, crypto assets cannot be used directly or indirectly as a means of payment in the country and no…

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Bitcoin hash rate hits record 200 EH/s in fresh BTC price bull flag

Bitcoin (BTC) has seen a classic indicator of a coming bull run pass a historic milestone as miners commit more and more resources to its future.According to data from on-chain monitoring resource Glassnode on Friday, Bitcoin’s network hash rate has passed total exahashes per second for the first…

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JulSwap Listing on AscendEX

Disclaimer: The text below is a press release that was not written by Cryptonews.com. AscendEX, formerly BitMax, an industry-leading digital asset trading platform built by Wall Street quant trading veterans, has announced the listing of the Julswap Token (JULD) under the pair USDT/JULD on Apr 16 at 1:00…

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My first big crypto investment, right choice?

Just wanted to share somewhere (cos noone i know IRL gives a shit) that i made my biggest crypto purchase yet just now... a whole .5 eth. small fry to many but I've only been in crypto for about a month and been building my portfolio with LTC,…

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