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Mainstream? Gwyneth Paltrow Promotes Bitcoin Investing Guide on Twitter

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Celebrities and cryptocurrency have a long and complex history together. Seemingly everyone from boxers to rappers has publicly supported or even endorsed various types of cryptos, from ICOs to bitcoin proper. DJ Khaled and Floyd Mayweather have even been sued over their alleged misrepresentations regarding an ICO they promoted called Centra Tech whose operators were later charged with fraud...

Abra Now Lets You Invest in a Cryptocurrency Index Fund Token

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Cryptocurrency wallet and exchange Abra have unveiled their collaboration with Bitwise Asset Management, allowing Abra customers to invest in a cryptocurrency token that tracks Bitwise's large-cap crypto index. Abra, Asset Manager Collaborate on Cryptocurrency Index Token Users of the Abra app now have the ability to buy and sell the Bitwise 10 Crypto Index Token (BIT10). BIT10 is a...

Abra Adds Native Bitcoin Cash Support, Wins Roger Ver's Praise

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Abra, a mobile cryptocurrency investing app, has added native bitcoin cash (BCH) support, allowing users to deposit and withdraw BCH directly, Abra announced on its website. Anyone who held BCH in Abra previously can now withdraw it to a hardware wallet or use it to make a payment on a merchant site. The app also makes it easier to use BCH to invest in the growing selection of cryptocurrencies in...

Bitcoin Price Slides Under $7,600 as Market Dips Below $300 Billion: Possible Reasons

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Bitcoin has fallen below the $7,600 mark for the first time since March 19. Earlier today, the price of bitcoin dropped to $7,530, after peaking at $8,150 less than 20 hours ago. Futures Market Throughout the past 4 hours, sell volumes intensified across all major cryptocurrency exchanges, and the market was likely affected by the spike in volumes in the US bitcoin futures market operated by the...

‘All Hell Will Break Loose’: Abra CEO Predicts Bitcoin Price Boom Will Return This Year

Mainstream financial analysts might be fixated on Bitcoin’s so-called “death cross” and what it might mean for the flagship cryptocurrency moving forward, but Abra CEO Bill Barhydt believes that another rally is just around the corner. Barhydt, who once designed trading systems for Goldman Sachs, told Business Insider that hedge funds and other institutions are beginning to see cryptoassets as a...

Bitcoin App Abra Adds Support for 70 Cryptocurrency and Fiat 'Stablecoins'

Mobile Bitcoin wallet Abra has unveiled its new trading platform that lets users invest in 20 cryptocurrencies and 50 fiat currencies in the same app that they use to manage their BTC. Abra announced on Thursday that the latest version of its mobile app now includes support for a total of 70 currencies as a real-time exchange service across all currency pairs. The company says it is the “only all...

Commercial Bank of Dubai to Target Tech-Savvy Citizens with Digital-Only Bank

The Commercial Bank of Dubai (CBD) is getting ready to launch a mobile app-based digital bank for its clients in a bid to change the relationship between the bank and its customers, according to a report from Computer Weekly. Expected to launch early next year, the digital bank will be known as CBD NOW, which is intended to target Millennials, the generation of people who tend to carry out their...

Bitcoin Wallet App Abra, Now Available in the U.S. For Remittance

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Abra, a non-custodial bitcoin wallet app that allows people to send money for free from their bank accounts, is now available in the U.S. and the Philippines, the Mountain View, Calif.-based company announced on its website. Abra is available on iPhone and Android in the U.S. The company's goal is to be a global financial inclusion app for the expanding cross-border remittance market. A U.S. user...