Issue #48

Agents Involved In Silk Road Investigation Arrested

Two federal agents involved in the operation have been arrested and charged with money laundering. (bbc.com)

Interest In Bitcoin Continues To Grow

Big names from the world of finance are taking up positions at Bitcoin companies, seeing an opportunity to overhaul an old financial system. (wsj.com)

The King’s College To Host Digital Currency Event

The King’s College will host a roundtable event featuring its president, Gregory Thornbury, as well as former U.S. Mint Director Edmund Moy. (coin.co)

After A Clampdown, Bitcoin Use Switches Gears

Over a year ago, the Chinese government issued a stern warning to Bitcoin users. Since then, Bitcoin use in the country has evolved into speculative trading. (pcworld.com)

Using History To Aid Bitcoin

Despite core differences between the two, the financial industry’s evolution over the last half century could provide Bitcoin with certain lessons. (qz.com)