Top news of the week: 10.11.2020.

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On Nov 4, 2020
@Excellion shared
RT @CryptoFinanceAG: Why @Liquid_BTC and #Lightning are developments to watch for #bitcoin - especially if the crypto markets heat up: @Excellion Samson Mow, CSO with @Blockstream , gives a timely look at this in his article here: https://t.co/dh402I6v6m #SegWit #cryptoassets #LightningNetwork
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Developments for Bitcoin with Liquid and Lightning

Developments for Bitcoin with Liquid and Lightning

Samson Mow, Chief Strategy Officer, Blockstream, writes about the developments for bitcoin with liquid lightning: read the full article here.

On Nov 5, 2020
@BarrySilbert shared
RT @CoinDeskMarkets: #Bitcoin's price jumped to a 33-month high of $14,558 this morning, taking year-to-date gain to 101%. Via @godbole17 https://t.co/DItXcRHi6P
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Bitcoin Jumps Above $14.5K, Taking 2020 Gains to Over 100%

Bitcoin Jumps Above $14.5K, Taking 2020 Gains to Over 100%

Bitcoin's price jumped to a 33-month high of $14,558 soon before press time, taking the year-to-date gain to 101%.

On Nov 5, 2020
@BarrySilbert shared
RT @zackseward: “We announced two strategic investments,” @jack said during the earnings call. “The second was a $50 million investment in bitcoin, which we believe will be the native currency of the internet, and help people thrive around the world and the economy.” https://t.co/gu3A3YorgG
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Square Reports $1B in Quarterly Bitcoin Revenue for First Time: Q3 Earnings

Square Reports $1B in Quarterly Bitcoin Revenue for First Time: Q3 Earnings

"Cash App generated $1.63 billion of bitcoin revenue and $32 million of bitcoin gross profit during the third quarter of 2020."

On Nov 3, 2020
@BarrySilbert shared
RT @CoinDesk: NEW: @NIFTEXdotcom, the platform that allows for the fractional trading of non-fungible tokens (NFTs), announced a $500,000 funding round led by @1kxnetwork. @doreenjwang reports https://t.co/t6JK1kO1QD
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NIFTEX Raises $500K to Build Out NFT Trading Platform

NIFTEX Raises $500K to Build Out NFT Trading Platform

NIFTEX, the platform that allows for the fractional trading of non-fungible tokens (NFTs), announced a $500,000 funding round led by 1kx.

On Nov 7, 2020
@BarrySilbert shared
RT @CoinDesk: “The bitcoin story is very easy, it’s supply and demand,” Miller said. “Bitcoin’s supply is growing around 2.5% a year and the demand is growing faster than that.” Report via @Nate_DiCamillo https://t.co/4RBQfa6faR
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Veteran Investor Bill Miller Says Every Major Investment Bank Will Own Bitcoin or Something Like It

Veteran Investor Bill Miller Says Every Major Investment Bank Will Own Bitcoin or Something Like It

Following bitcoin purchases by MicroStrategy and Square, Miller said every major investment bank and high net worth firm will eventually have exposure to bitcoin or commodities like gold.

On Nov 8, 2020
@BarrySilbert shared
RT @CoinDesk: In a research report by JPMorgan’s global markets team, analysts noted that @Grayscale Bitcoin Trust’s flow trajectory outperformed gold exchange traded funds. Report via @Nate_DiCamillo https://t.co/5G2BHCkrkG
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Family Offices May Now See Bitcoin as Alternative to Gold: JPMorgan Report

Family Offices May Now See Bitcoin as Alternative to Gold: JPMorgan Report

The Grayscale Bitcoin Trust is outperforming gold exchange-traded funds (ETFs), according to a report by JPMorgan analysts.

On Nov 5, 2020
@BitcoinMagazine shared
In this article describing the need, current solutions and future potential for participating in the #Bitcoin network through mobile devices, @remyers_ makes the case for low bandwidth Bitcoin. Among the points covered, Richard writes about: https://t.co/vIakdZjQkK
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Outlining The Future Of Low Bandwidth Bitcoin

Outlining The Future Of Low Bandwidth Bitcoin

There is a need to strengthen the Bitcoin ecosystem for mobile-only regions by lowering the bandwidth requirements for participating.

On Nov 5, 2020
@CoinDesk shared
OPINION: "Where banks go, regulators follow and bring the entire mountain of compliance and risk management requirements with them," says Ajit Tripathi. @chainyoda https://t.co/7UjkVyVkjO
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Bitcoin Is Good for PayPal, but Is PayPal Good for Bitcoin?

Bitcoin Is Good for PayPal, but Is PayPal Good for Bitcoin?

PayPal's embrace of crypto brings a potential 345 million people into the ecosystem. But where banks go, regulators follow.