Category Archives: bitcoinmagazine.com

They Haven't Been Teaching Monetary History Accurately

Source : bitcoinmagazine.com The below is a direct excerpt of Marty’s Bent Issue #1122: “They haven’t been teaching monetary history accurately.” Sign up for the newsletter here. If you have ever had the displeasure of learning economics while in university or simply have had a pompous sheep fiatsplain to you why a sound money standard[Read more…]

How Bitcoin Rectifies Easy Money’s Destruction of Growth And Prosperity

Source : bitcoinmagazine.com We live in a highly politicized world today – we spite our neighbors, refuse to watch certain news channels, and increasingly ignore any information which counters our own preconceived views. Our wealth gap in the developed world is rising, and calamities like the pandemic are highlighting and exacerbating those divides. What brought[Read more…]

Report: Goldman Sachs And Other Wall Street Banks Are Exploring Bitcoin-Backed Loans

Source : bitcoinmagazine.com Goldman Sachs and a handful of other Wall Street banks are exploring ways to do institutional cash loans with bitcoin as collateral, CoinDesk reported. The report cited three people familiar with the plans of a group of tier-one U.S. banking institutions interested in the activity. However, most banks would not custody “physical”[Read more…]

Hut 8 Maintains ‘Hodl’ Strategy After Mining 265 Bitcoin In November

Source : bitcoinmagazine.com Hut 8 mined 256 bitcoin in November. The Canadian miner has deposited all the BTC it scooped last month into custody, maintaining its “hodl” strategy. Hut 8 now holds 5,242 bitcoin in reserve. Canadian bitcoin mining company Hut 8 deposited all of its 256 bitcoin mined in November into custody, the company[Read more…]

It’s Time For South Korea To Embrace Bitcoin, Says KRX Chairman

Source : bitcoinmagazine.com It’s time to explore ways to embrace Bitcoin and digital assets, Korea Exchange (KRX) Chairman Son Byung-doo said, according to a report by local outlet Chosun. Byung-doo drew parallels between Bitcoin and the traditional capital markets, calling for investor protection and transaction stability measures. “We need to study ways to embrace virtual[Read more…]

Fidelity’s ‘Physical’ Bitcoin ETF Starts Trading In Canada

Source : bitcoinmagazine.com Fidelity Canada has launched its spot bitcoin exchange-traded fund (ETF) offering in the country, the company said in a statement Thursday. The asset manager, now the largest to offer a bitcoin ETF, has also launched a mutual fund. The Fidelity Advantage Bitcoin ETF has begun trading in the Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX)[Read more…]

JoinMarket Vs. ZeroLink And The Road To Decentralized Bitcoin Privacy Through CoinJoin

Source : bitcoinmagazine.com When they hear the word “CoinJoin,” the first things that pop into many relatively-new Bitcoiners’ heads are probably the ZeroLink implementations Wasabi Wallet and Samourai Wallet. In the last few years, these two projects have taken Bitcoin privacy quasi-mainstream, making it much simpler and more accessible. If you are new to the[Read more…]

How The Bitcoin Market Reacted To Federal Reserve Comments On Ongoing Inflation

Source : bitcoinmagazine.com The below is from a recent edition of the Deep Dive, Bitcoin Magazine’s premium markets newsletter. To be among the first to receive these insights and other on-chain bitcoin market analysis straight to your inbox, subscribe now. In the Daily Dive #102, we highlighted the rising DXY (U.S. Dollar Currency Index) in[Read more…]

Discussing Bitcoin Businesses And Bitcoin Entrepreneurship

Source : bitcoinmagazine.com Watch This Episode on YouTube Watch/Listen To This Episode: Read The Full Transcript Below: John Carvalho (00:13): Obviously I know very well your involvement and my involvement too, I guess, with Bitcoin Uncensored. Did you do any other Bitcoin projects? I don’t know how closely you were involved with Counterparty or helping[Read more…]

Bitcoin Miner Riot Blockchain Buys Electrical Supplier ESS Metron For $50 Million

Source : bitcoinmagazine.com Riot Blockchain has bought the electrical equipment provider ESS Metron. The deal is valued at $50 million, paid in 715,413 Riot common stock shares and $25 million in cash. Denver-based ESS Metron is a crucial supplier to Riot’s Whinstone, Texas, facility. Bitcoin miner Riot Blockchain has acquired electrical equipment solutions provider ESS[Read more…]