Issue #25

Lawsky Addresses BitLicense Concerns

New York’s Superintendent of Financial Services spoke about the proposed Bitcoin regulations amid worries that they could have a detrimental impact on the industry. (wired.com)

Coinbase Hires Former Senate Adviser

As Bitcoin companies ready themselves for regulations, one company has taken the step to bring on a former adviser to a Senate committee. (nytimes.com)

Dorian Nakamoto Prepares To Sue Newsweek

The man that Newsweek once alleged to be the mysterious creator of Bitcoin is raising funds to sue the publication. (cnn.com)

AlphaPoint Raises $1.35 Million In Funding

The financial technology company is an exchange platform that supports digital currencies. (cnbc.com)

Businesses Are Interested In Bitcoin; Regulators Still Investigating

Many businesses continue to adopt bitcoin payment methods, yet the surrounding regulatory environment is still unclear. (entrepreneur.com)

Bitcoin Trading Simulation Yields Large Profits

A new paper by a professor and student at MIT claims that the authors developed a Bitcoin trading strategy that generated an 89% return in just 50 days. (coindesk.com)