Hong Kong Paying a Premium for Bitcoin That Beijing Can’t Stop

BTC in Hong Kong is currently trading $175 above its spot price according to other Bitcoin indexes, as political instability is driving demand for a safe haven. Hong Kong Protesters Seek Safety in Bitcoin Bitcoin demand in Hong Kong is starting to surge as an increasing amount of citizens are seeking refuge in the decentralized […]

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Hong Kong Protests Could Boost Bitcoin as Wealthy Move Assets Offshore

Bitcoin could be boosted by the current political unrest Hong Kong as the upper and middle classes are reportedly starting to move their assets offshore. Hong Kong Begins Moving Wealth Offshore Fears over the hated extradition bill, whose introduction the Hong Kong government has only suspended but declined to withdraw, are causing the wealthy to […]

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Miss Hong Kong Explains ‘Bitcoin Time Traveller’ On Biggest TV Channel

The winner of the Miss Hong Kong 2015 pageant has appeared on the territory’s most popular TV channel explaining the ‘Bitcoin Time Traveler’ theory. Explaining The ‘Bitcoin Time-Traveler’ Theory The theory stems from a Reddit post made in 2013, by a user named Luke Magnotta. In it, he claimed to be a time traveler from […]

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Cash Is King In Hong Kong As Thousands Choose Financial Privacy

Hong Kong is waking up to the benefits of financial privacy using cash, reports claim, as protesters seek to hide their movements and identity. Hong Kong Pays Cash To ‘Avoid Tracking’ According to various reports surfacing on social media this week, participants in the ongoing rallies against the Hong Kong government are choosing to abandon […]

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Study: Asia Has More Impact on Bitcoin Price Than America and Europe

With events like SEC approval for Bitcoin ETFs and the introduction of cryptocurrency derivatives, it is easy to imagine the market being driven by news out of the United States. However, new research suggests that Asia, and not the West, is the dominant driver of Bitcoin price and cryptocurrency markets. Western Focus Might be Misleading […]

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Crypto Millionaire Literally ‘Airdrops’ $100 Bills From Rooftop in Hong Kong

A Bitcoin millionaire and cryptocurrency loud mouth was arrested in Hong Kong over the weekend for causing mass hysteria after an airdrop of several HK $100 bills from an apartment rooftop. Hong Kong Style ‘Air Drop’ On Saturday (December 15, 2018), Wong Ching-kit; a cryptocurrency promoter caused a stir when he tossed several HK$100 from an […]

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BitMEX Moving in to the World’s Most Expensive Offices in Hong Kong

Cryptocurrency trading platform BitMex is going all out in its plan for expansion, renting space in the world’s most expensive office building, located in Hong Kong. Down In The Dumps If you asked most cryptocurrency investors and enthusiasts today if their investments have put them in the market for an upgrade to their car or […]

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Binance’s Founder Squares Off Against Sequoia Capital in Legal Dispute

Georgi Georgiev · April 26, 2018 · 3:00 am We might get a rare chance to take a glimpse behind the curtains as a legal dispute shapes up between Zhao Changpeng, the founder of Binance, and a unit of Sequoia Capital. The parties are arguing over a funding deal which has supposedly gone awry.   […]

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