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Fed Chairman Has No Plans to Meet Donald Trump

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Jerome Powell, Chairman of the Federal Reserve, has said that he would not resign even if President Donald Trump asked. In the past few months, president Trump has repeatedly criticized Powell and the Federal Reserve for continuing with their tightened monetary policy. He went as far as saying in a Fox Business interview that the […]

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Litecoin Price Leaps 11% — Here’s What’s Fueling the LTC Rally

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Litecoin on Saturday surged more than 11 percent against the US dollar, setting a fresh 2019 peak. The litecoin-to-dollar rate established an intraday high at $37.539 on a bounce from near-term ascending trendline support. The “digital silver” cryptocurrency since December 27 was consolidating inside a strict range much like its peers across the crypto-board. The […]

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Op-Ed: Why the Bitcoin Bubble Burst is Good for Crypto

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Even the most ardent crypto evangelist must admit that bitcoin appears to have been the worst investment of 2018, at least in pure dollar terms. The cryptocurrency has lost almost 80 percent of its market capitalization since it established an all-time high at around $327.15 billion. The adoption rate and volume have dropped likewise. Organizations […]

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Not Just ICOs — Why Traditional IPOs are Also on the Way Out

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2018 left some very clear signs about the way the businesses (crypto or otherwise) raise funds. ICOs have all but died out, disguised as token sales launched from lightly-regulated tropical islands. The great move to allow investors of all backgrounds and creeds to be in with a chance of funding early innovation has been curtailed. […]