Bitcoin Cash Is Bitcoin? Lawsuits Won’t Stop the Fight Over Bitcoin’s Name

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“Roger Ver deserves to go to (back to) jail for fraud.” For those not immersed in bitcoin’s byzantine politics, it might seem strange to see Ragnar Lifthrasir, a self-described “passionate advocate for bitcoin,” wish incarceration on an early adopter … Read Full Story The post Bitcoin Cash Is Bitcoin? Lawsuits Won’t Stop the Fight Over […]

How Long Till Bitcoin Replaces Cold Hard Cash?

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Bitcoin is back in the news in a big way. The world’s largest cryptocurrency neared $10,000 last week, meeting strong 200-day moving average resistance of around $9,800. Also last week, the 17 millionth bitcoin was mined. Remember, the crypto was … Read Full Story The post How Long Till Bitcoin Replaces Cold Hard Cash? appeared […]

Bitcoin Bulls Regain Upper Hand With Crypto Rally

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Bitcoin diehards are breathing a sigh of relief as April winds down. The world’s biggest cryptocurrency has jumped 36 percent, the biggest monthly gain since December, when it soared to almost $20,000 before quickly crashing to as low as $5,922 in January. Read Full Story The post Bitcoin Bulls Regain Upper Hand With Crypto Rally […]

The artist who once sold a photo of a potato for $1 million just sold a cryptocurrency-inspired artwork called ‘YELLOW LAMBO’ for more than the price of an actual Lamborghini

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Conceptual artist and photographer Kevin Abosch recently sold a blockchain-inspired artwork called “YELLOW LAMBO” for $400,000. The artwork is inspired by the hashtag #lambo, which is often used in cryptocurrency forums online.    Kevin Abosch’s technology-inspired artwork and photography challenge the traditional perceptions of value. In 2016, Abosch sold a photograph of a potato for […]

What you need to know on Wall Street today

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Welcome to Finance Insider, Business Insider’s summary of the top stories of the past 24 hours. Sign up here to get the best of Business Insider delivered direct to your inbox. Mergers and acquisitions are back. M&A bankers are set to split nearly $330 million in fees from three megadeals announced over Sunday and Monday, according to […]

Buffett: Bitcoin Is More Gamble Than Investment

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“Oracle of Omaha” Warren Buffett, whose aphorisms and advice many investors take as gospel, has laid into bitcoin, saying it’s a gamble, not an investment. The Berkshire Hathaway chairman and CEO – and the world’s third-wealthiest person, according to … Read Full Story The post Buffett: Bitcoin Is More Gamble Than Investment appeared first on […]

‘There isn’t really fear out there’: Citigroup’s equity chief explains why investors are complacent

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Business Insider recently spoke with Tobias Levkovich, Citigroup’s chief US equity strategist, about what’s keeping investors complacent. Levkovich explained why earnings may not produce the same stock-market gains witnessed in 2017, and what he considers the most underappreciated story in markets right now. After a volatile first quarter, some investors were counting on earnings season to be […]