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China is shutting down domestic Bitcoin exchanges – The Verge

Beijing is increasingly hostile to Bitcoin Illustration by Alex Castro / The Verge China plans to shut down domestic Bitcoin exchanges, anonymous sources told The Wall Street Journal today. The sources said that regulators weren’t giving a clear message on when the shutdown would occur. One regulator told an exchange that the decision had already been made, while another said ...

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Chaos and hackers stalk investors on cryptocurrency exchanges

CLEANED OUT: Dan Wasyluk’s tech venture lost 750 bitcoins when cryptocurrency exchange Moolah collapsed three years ago. Wasyluk, pictured in Gaithersburg, Maryland in August, believes he stands little chance of recovering any money. REUTERS/Joshua Roberts Chaos and hackers stalk investors on cryptocurrency exchanges Online exchanges for trading bitcoins and other virtual currencies can make fortunes for their owners.

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Bitfinex Drops U

One of the leading Bitcoin exchanges, Bitfinex, announced on Friday that it will be exiting the U.S. retail marketplace. Effective immediately, the exchange will no longer accept any verification requests for U.S. individuals and will not allow U.S. residents to exchange for ERC20 tokens issued through ICOs.

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