The investment company Galaxy Digital Holdings has revealed it is joining the growing list of firms looking to sponsor a bitcoin exchange-traded fund (ETF). Novogratz’s crypto firm applied with the U.S. Securities Exchange Commission (SEC) on Monday to launch a product called the “Galaxy Bitcoin ETF.”

Galaxy Digital Wants to Provide a Bitcoin ETF

Galaxy Digital Holdings (TSX: GLXY) filed a Form S-1 registration with the SEC on Monday in order to get approval for a new bitcoin ETF. The “Galaxy Bitcoin ETF” filing was submitted on April 12, 2021, and joins the seven other bitcoin ETF contenders waiting for approval from the U.S. regulator. Galaxy Digital is an investment company ... Read more »

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BSV Wales held its first meetup of the year, “Bitcoin and Data,” on March 30, featuring three speakers—Dr. Hossein Jahanshahloo from Cardiff University Business School, Dr. Imtiaz Khan from Cardiff Metropolitan University, and George Samuels the founder of Faiā.

Each speaker is working on a blockchain-based project, and one element that made the Bitcoin and Data meetup interesting was that none of the speakers were building on the same blockchain.

Dr. Jahanshahloo’s Cardiff University Bitcoin Database (CUBiD) lives on the BTC blockchain, Dr. Imtiaz Khan’s blockchain solution leverages Ethereum smart contracts, and George Samuels and the Tuvalu government are using the Bitcoin SV (BSV) blockchain to solve some of the nation’s problems.

The meet-up began with BSV Wales organizer Jack Davies laying out the agenda for the day and introducing each of the speakers on the schedule. Afterward, Dr. Jahanshahloo took the virtual stag ... Read more »

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What is bitcoin?
Bitcoin is a unit of digital currency and a worldwide payment system. “It has no physical form and exists only as a string of computer code,” The Times says. It is bought and sold online, generally in exchanges and stored in an online “wallet”. Bitcoin code can also be stored on memory sticks or computer hard drives.

How much is a single bitcoin worth now?
Bitcoin is incredibly volatile and its price varies wildly. At 8.30am on Wednesday 14 April, CoinMarketCap valued a single coin at $64,573.40 (£46,796.02). By the time you read this, it will probably have changed.

Crypto investor Anthony Pompliano predicted that bitcoin could surge to $100,000 (£73,647) by th ... Read more »

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Bitcoin BTCUSD, 1.50% took out Tuesday’s fresh record high above $63,000, reaching $64,368, a gain of 6% over the past 24 hours. And the gains weren’t reserved only for bitcoin, as ether ETHEUR, 1.80%, on the Ethereum network, has gained around 10% over the same period, reaching a fresh record at nearly $2,370 early Wednesday. XRP XRPUSD, -1.37%, which is pegged to Ripple, has jumped 33% in 24 hours, last trading at a new high of $1.95.

On Wednesday, Coinbase will begin trading on the Nasdaq under the symbol “COIN” as a direct listing. meaning it isn’t raising any capital as a traditional IPO would. The digital platform was given a reference price of $250 a share late Tuesday evening, which values it at ... Read more »

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The Crypto Open Patent Alliance (COPA), a bitcoin industry working group focused on patent laws, has filed a civil lawsuit in the UK against Craig Wright. For many years now Wright has insisted he is Satoshi Nakamoto, but has yet to prove so to the greater crypto community. COPA is looking to get the UK High Court to rule that Wright is not the rightful owner of the Bitcoin white paper.

COPA Files a Case Against Craig Wright

Just recently, Bitcoin.com News reported on Craig Wright’s attempt to get websites to remove the Bitcoin white paper over copyright infringement. The attempt didn’t work out so well, as a great number of websites decided to openly host the white paper on their websites in a ... Read more »

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E11even Miami is enabling payments in Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies as part of its post-pandemic reopening on April 23.

A nightclub in Miami is set to return from oa COVID-19-related shutdown of over a year by accepting Bitcoin (BTC) and other cryptocurrencies as a form of payment.

Luxury nightclub E11even Miami announced Tuesday that it will soon start accepting cryptocurrency as payment for tables, drinks, merchandise and other services. According to the official announcement, the list of supported cryptocurrencies will include Bitcoin, Bitcoin Cash (BCH), XRP and Dogecoin (DOGE).

In order to provide the new payment method, E11 ... Read more »

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