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One of the Biggest XRP and Crypto Trading Platforms Explores Partnership With Ripple

The CEO and founder of crypto exchange eToro says the company is exploring a partnership with Ripple. Yoni Assia says he met with Ripple CEO Brad Garlinghouse at the Paris Fintech Forum to discuss how the two companies can collaborate. “I think as a fintech company it’s very important for us to foster relationships with other…
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New Clues Emerge As Canadian Crypto Exchange Scrambles to Find $145 Million in Bitcoin, Ethereum, Litecoin and More

The deceased CEO of embattled Canadian crypto exchange QuadrigaCX may have stored the private keys to his customers’ cryptocurrency in a safety deposit box. The revelations surfaced as the exchange scrambles to find access to its users’ digital assets following the death of Gerald Cotten. The exchange says he passed away in December of 2018, and…
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Video: Forex Trading Opportunities for the Week Ahead 18 February 19

Here is the video version of our Forex trading opportunities for the week ahead. Please go here for the written summary: Forex Trading Opportunities for the week ahead About the Author Sam Eder is a currency trader and author of the Definitive Guide to Developing a Winning Forex Trading System and the Advanced Forex Course for Smart Traders (get…
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Forex Trading Opportunities for the Week Ahead 18 Feb 19

Note that this is my current view, but if market conditions change my view can change too. Generally I will trade in alignment with what I have noted here, though I will wait for a set-up before I enter. I base my view on technical and fundamental information. This is my beliefs and you are welcome…
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Preliminary Injunction Against Blockvest for Fraudulent Securities Offering and Illegal Use of SEC Seal

The SEC filed a complaint against Blockvest and its founder for allegedly making unregistered securities offerings and using the SEC seal without permission. On Feb. 14th, the US District Court of California entered in a preliminary injunction against the firm. Accusations Against Blockvest The Feb. 14th complaint filed against Blockvest LLC details that the company, and…
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Luxembourg’s New Bill Affords Blockchain Transactions the Same Protections as Traditional Ones

Luxembourg lawmakers passed a new blockchain bill into law, giving transactions completed via distributed ledger the same legal status as those done via traditional means. Luxembourg is one of the more forward-thinking in terms of blockchain adoption. Now, the country has taken a significant step in providing financial market participants with more transparency and legal…
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Weekend Takeaway: Joining the dots on telecoms and entrepreneurship

Enterprise Ireland joins calls for better entrepreneurial tax relief Joe Healy, divisional manager, high-potential start-ups, Enterprise Ireland. Image: Luke Maxwell/Silicon Republic Enterprise Ireland says more needs to be done to reward the risks taken by the real heroes of the Irish economy. Teamwork is planning to build a Cork-style version of Apple Park Daniel Mackey…
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Which country has the fastest Netflix download speed in the world?

As has often been explored by studies and surveys, there are numerous factors behind the digital divide. From gender and age to geographical location, there are a kaleidoscope of reasons that make online access and connectivity quality an often unequal experience. Broad difference in download speeds A new study released by Compare the Market has…
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HPE’s Liz Joyce: ‘The cybersecurity industry is facing a huge talent gap’

Liz Joyce is vice-president and CISO at Hewlett Packard Enterprise (HPE) Services. Joyce is responsible for building world-class, extensible security capabilities that protect HPE’s assets and workforce, as well as enabling and extending business capabilities. All aspects of information security – strategy, architecture and operations; product security, information and threat management; governance, risk and compliance;…
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Meet the start-ups at the Enterprise Ireland 2019 HPSU showcase

We caught up with some of the young start-ups inventing for the world of tomorrow at the Enterprise Ireland 2019 Start-up Showcase. The showcase at Croke Park in Dublin, which was attended by hundreds of entrepreneurs and investors, was all about putting the class of 2018 on display. ‘We are on course to meet the…
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