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Overstock Shares Crash as Former CEO Cashes Out – Goes All In on Crypto and Gold

Ousted former CEO of Overstock, Patrick Byrne, revealed via a regulatory filing on Wednesday that he offloaded his entire holdings in the internet retailer he’s been at the helm for since 1999. Continue reading Overstock Shares Crash as Former CEO Cashes Out – Goes All In on Crypto and Gold

Record Bitcoin Trade in Venezuela as Top Bank Launches Petro Services

The largest bank in Venezuela, the state-owned Bank of Venezuela, appears to have launched services to facilitate transactions in the country’s state-issued oil-backed virtual currency, the Petro. Continue reading Record Bitcoin Trade in Venezuela as Top Bank Launches Petro Services

Japan Studies Libra as Global Criticism on Facebook’s Cryptocurrency Intensifies

When it comes to Facebook’s Libra digital currency not even one of the most crypto-friendly countries in the world is turning a blind eye to social media giant’s cryptocurrency plans and hoping all will work out well magically. Rather, Japan is taking proactive steps to understand Libra’s potential ramifications even before the cryptocurrency has gotten off the ground. Continue reading Japan Studies Libra as Global Criticism on Facebook’s Cryptocurrency Intensifies