第六届赛迪全球公有链技术评估指数比特币排名下降至19位;台湾修订立法以打击匿名加密货币交易

>>>台湾修订《反洗钱法》和《防止恐怖主义融资法》打击匿名加密货币交易

据《聚焦台湾》报道,台湾立法院上周五通过了对现行反洗钱和恐怖主义融资预防法的修正案,该法律规范了比特币等虚拟货币的交易,以帮助打击网络金融犯罪。《反洗钱法》和《防止恐怖主义融资法》的修正案赋予台湾金融监督管理委员会(FSC)打击匿名虚拟货币交易的权力。根据新规定,FSC现在可以要求包括比特币在内的虚拟货币平台的运营商实施“实名制”,要求用户实名注册。如果他们不这样做,银行可以拒绝匿名虚拟货币交易,并在认为可疑时向FSC报告。台湾司法部(MOJ)表示,这些修正案不仅使台湾更加符合国际标准,而且使台湾的反洗钱体系更加完善。

>>>土耳其警方逮捕11名涉嫌侵入他人加密货币账户的嫌疑人

据土耳其媒体11月2日报道,土耳其国家警察网络犯罪部门逮捕了11名涉嫌侵入加密货币账户的嫌疑人。报道中指出,有14人向当地检察机关报告称其钱包中的比特币被转移到了其他人的钱包当中,受害者损失超过8万美元。接到投诉后伊斯坦布尔警方对一群黑客展开了调查,他们涉嫌侵入用户电子邮件,获取加密货币钱包账户数据和密码。10月26日,网络犯罪单位特工在伊斯坦布尔多个地点逮捕了11人,其中10名嫌疑人被拘留,一名嫌疑人受到“司法控制”的条件下被释放。警方还从这些所谓的黑客手中查获了两张假身份证,以及一些据称被黑客使用的设备。据了解,今年8月,受地缘政治因素影响,土耳其里拉兑美元汇率下跌50%,引发了土耳其当地居民对购买比特币的热情。

>>>闪电网络开发者:c-lightning在最近的更新中取得进步
11月5日讯,上周闪电网络开发者Alex Bosworth在推特上发文表示,c- lightning在最近的更新中,获得路由费用;让它的设计过程更模块化。而 即将推出的插件系统也将整合这一更新,让开发者可以选择自己的语言来 编写插件。


>>>非洲数字资产框架项目正式启动
据bitcoin.com报道,11月2日旨在促进非洲大陆的加密货币贸易的非洲数字资产框架(ADAF)启动,其联合创始人Felix Macharia表示,ADAF是一个开源软件平台,可以为加密货币和区块链技术创建跨境标准,它还将补充非洲联盟的单一非洲数字市场倡议,该倡议利用技术刺激数字化经济一体化。据了解,该框架得到了非洲联盟、其成员国和非洲开发银行大使的支持。该框架是一份关于非洲大陆内部和海外侨民之间由数字驱动的无国界贸易的研究与开发文件。这份文件指出,像比特币这样的虚拟货币是加强欧洲大陆内外经济一体化的关键,同时呼吁相关国家积极在该项目的开源平台上制定强有力的法律和技术标准。


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>印度汇丰银行与印度私营企业通过区块链完成了一次贸易金融交易

据印度商业媒体11月4日报道,印度汇丰银行与印度私营企业Reliance(RIL)首次利用区块链技术进行了一项贸易金融交易。这笔区块链信用证(LoC)交易是印度首笔此类交易,涉及Reliance公司向美国客户Tricon能源公司的出口业务,使用区块链技术减少了处理文件的时间和成本。RIL的联合首席财务官Srikanth Venkatachari评论称:“区块链的部署显示了将现有管理出口文件的7-10天缩短到了不到一天的潜力。”

>>>第六届赛迪全球公开区块链技术评估指数公布比特币排名下降至19位

据中国电子信息产业发展研究院(CCID)发布的第六届赛迪全球公开区块链技术评估指数显示,比特币排名下降至第19位,EOS、以太坊、比特股综合指数依旧排名前三位。从整体上来看,具有更高性能、能支持通用应用开发的公有链在赛迪公有链技术评估中会获得更好的成绩,这也与全球公有链技术创新的方向是一致的。从本期综合指数来看,排名提升最为突出的是NULS、埃欧塔和瑞波链,排名分别上升了11位、9位和8位,NULS也首次进入了榜单的前10名。


>>>阿塞拜疆将开始在司法部的信息系统和登记处整合区块链技术

据cryptoglobe报道,最近阿塞拜疆政府表现出对促进分布式账本技术的浓厚兴趣。其互联网论坛(AMF)宣布,该国将开始在司法部的信息系统和登记处实施基于区块链的技术;而阿塞拜疆互联网论坛主席Osman Gunduz最近与新闻机构Trend交谈时也宣布了这一消息。他表示,该机构目前提供三十多项电子服务,以及大约15个信息系统和登记处,电子公证人、电子法院登记册、非政府组织的信息系统、人口登记等等。而计划的项目名为“流动公证处”。阿塞拜疆政府希望采用区块链解决方案的关键因素之一是电子文件的公证,而且其他国家和企业已经成功将区块链技术应用于相关注册活动。在AMF看来,使用分布式账本技术可以为他们现有的“过时”系统提供透明度,现有的系统容易因人为因素而出现虚假现象。


>>>Winklevoss兄弟正起诉Bitinstant创始人Charlie Shrem

据coincryptorama报道,周四联邦法院公布的诉讼文章显示,Winklevoss兄弟正起诉前比特币交易网站Bitinstant的创始人Charlie Shrem。据悉,去年Charlie Shrem购买了两台玛莎拉蒂、两艘动力艇以及在佛罗里达州购买了一座价值200万美元的房子及一小块房地产;而Winklevoss兄弟认为Shrem是使用欠他们的价值约3200万美元的比特币购买的,因而起诉他。资料显示,Bitinstant是美国最早提供比特币业务的平台之一,早前因协助和教唆非法转账背叛犯罪,2016年刑满释放。


>>>Bitgo工程师Jameson Lopp:区块链保证的不是真相,但它允许我们安全 地分析所有保存的数据

11月5日讯,今日早间七点半左右,Bitgo工程师Jameson Lopp在推特上发 文表示,区块链保证的不是正确,它保存的既有真相也有谎言;但它改变 的是,允许我们安全地分析所有保存的数据,并更自信地做出相应判断或 发现其中的谎言。某种意义上来说,典型计算机是计算的素描刻蚀;而区 块链链则是计算的琥珀。

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Stablecoin Gemini USD Gets Listed on Biggest Fiat-Crypto Platform Liquid

In a joint effort to bring liquidity and stability to the comprehensive crypto space, global digital asset platform Liquid in partnership with U.S. digital asset exchange Gemini Trust Company, LLC have listed the U.S. dollar-pegged Gemini USD (GUSD).

Bringing Stability and Liquidy to Crypto Space

This was a natural partnership for Liquid who already support multiple fiat currencies in combination with widely traded pairs of bitcoin (BTC) and ether (ETH), besides dozens of other digital assets. Liquid, formed after merging Quoinex and Qryptos, is the main product from the global fintech heavyweight Quoine.

Liquid will also source information from Gemini for the former’s External World book which is used to internally to match highly liquid trades and provide availability of matching orders from the available pool.

The partnership hopes that the launch of GUSD on Liquid will provide more stability to the extensive crypto space. As Gemini CEO Tyler Winklevoss said:

“We are excited to see Liquid’s adoption of the Gemini dollar. We believe a truly regulated and transparent stablecoin is a huge step forward for the ecosystem and appreciate Liquid’s support in bringing GUSD to their marketplace.”

Stablecoins are an essential aspect of trading as they provide the base to hedge in volatile market conditions and move funds. GUSD is one of the first globally compliant coins in the cryptocurrency space and aims to eliminate the risk of cryptocurrency volatility to a large extent.

For the uninitiated, the primary feature of GUSD is its one to one peg to the U.S. Dollar along with the security of the USD held at State Street Global Bank which offers federal deposit insurance coverage.

Success of GUSD

GUSD also allows a holder to convert into USD and credit through the existing Ethereum network. Similarly, it will enable the reverse conversion when purchasing the stablecoin to store the value of cryptocurrency against the GUSD.

However, privacy issues regarding the disclosing of sensitive information like a social security number and photo ID were raised. As Gemini is regulated and registered under the New York State Department of Financial Services (NYSDFS), it cannot increase the trading pairs of USD with other cryptocurrencies without required approvals.

Obtaining regulatory approval creates a limitation in the selection of altcoins available. Also, due to the involvement of banks for USD transfers, the funding sources are limited and covered under the banking regulations.

 

What’s your take on the latest developments of GUSD? Let us know your comments section.

Tokyo Airport Limousines Will Start Accepting Bitcoin as Payment

Remixpoint Inc is reportedly planning to integrate a Bitcoin payment option to one of Japan’s leading taxicab services.

According to Bloomberg, the company has partnered with Hinomaru Limousine Co. to create a crypto payment gateway for its customers. That said, users will be able to pay for Hinomaru’s limousine services in cryptocurrencies which, in addition to Bitcoin, also include Bitcoin Cash and Ethereum. The move is likely to impress travelers that are willing to bypass exuberant fees charged by international credit cards and over-the-counter cash exchanges by opting cryptos.

Remixpoint, according to the Bloomberg sources, is eyeing a trial run this month which could see crypto-enabled rides between Tokyo’s 23 wards and either Haneda or Narita airports.

The company is yet to make a formal announcement on Tuesday, the source added.

Commerce with Cryptocurrencies

The deal between Remixpoint and Hinomaru attests to a trend of moving cryptocurrencies beyond financial speculation, and into mainstream commerce applications. The idea has been practiced before by global giants like Microsoft, Expedia, and Dell but couldn’t sustain for long owing to Bitcoin’s price volatility and blockchain scalability issues. The digital currency so far has taken care of the scalability aspect by integrating a third-party solution called Lightning Network to its blockchain. However, it remains prone to wild price fluctuations.

Remixpoint, which also operates BITPoint, a licensed and regulated cryptocurrency exchange in Japan, could address volatility issues by converting cryptos into fiat at the POS in real time. That should make it ideal for both travelers and Hinomaru to use cryptos with much lesser volatility risk.

The deal between the two could also see the expansion of bitcoin-enabled POS in Hinomaru’s entire business model. The private company manages a fleet of 362 limousines and 161 taxis while the trial service as mentioned above is limited to airport rides only. A successful test run is likely to boost crypto payments among regular taxi rides as well.

These commerce aspects could mainly attract people willing to spend their crypto holdings in real time, and merchants/payment providers looking to accumulate these assets without having to mine or purchase them from a local exchange. Travelers, for instance, could bring the best usabilities out of cryptos by treating them as global currencies. They can carry them anywhere, anytime and spend them locally without having to go through a costly fiat conversion process.

Just recently, an Australian blockchain startup TravelbyBit had started a full traveling service that allows travelers to purchase flight tickets and book hotels in Australia using cryptos. In Japan, a similar space could be built, beginning with limousines.

Crypto Roundup – 05 November 2018

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Crypto Roundup – 05 November 2018

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MVIS CryptoCompare Top 100 IndexThe MVIS CryptoCompare Top 100 Index has raised 2.58% in the last 24 hours to 2,194.03

All coins from the top 10 coins by 24-hour volume posted positive changes, ranging from 0.11% to 5.40%. Azerbaijan to adopt Blockchain-based solutions for Its justice systemHodl Hodl launches first ever OTC platform offering non-custodial Services to BTC traders.

Top 10

CryptoCompare Top 10 Coins

All coins from the top 10 coins by 24-hour volume posted positive changes, ranging from 0.11% to 5.40%. Monero ($112.53) recorded a gain of 5.40%, while Litecoin ($53.62) price increased 2.39%. Ripple ($0.46) price raised 1.93%. EOS ($5.48) posted a gain of 0.74%, followed by  QTUM ($3.93) and Ethereum Classic with positive changes around of 0.19%.

BTC

Bitcoin BTC/USD CryptoCompare Chart

At the time of writing, the Bitcoin price is sitting at $6,445 representing a gain of 0.97% in the last 24 hours. More than 170 Mln worth of BTC were exchanged in the BTC/USD market representing a 10.13% share of the global daily volume. The BTC/USDT pair represents a 43.30% share.

BCH

Bitcoin Cash BCH/USD CryptoCompare Chart

The BCH price is sitting at $553 representing a gain of 2.88% in the last 24 hours. More than $125 Mln worth of BCH were exchanged in the BCH/USD market representing a 14.02% share of global daily volume. The BCH/USDT pair represents a 30.21% share.

ETH

Ethereum ETH/USD CryptoCompare Chart

The Ethereum price posted a gain of 4.01% over the past 24 hours and is currently sitting at $208, with over $95 Mln worth of Ether exchanged in the past 24 hours on the ETH/USD pair, which has a 13.18% market share of the daily trading volume. The ETH/BTC pair represents a 30.61% share.

ZEC

ZCash ZEC/USD CryptoCompare Chart

The ZEC price has increased 1.45% over the past 24 hours and is currently sitting at $120, with more than $1 M worth of ZEC exchanged in the past 24 hours on the ZEC/USD pair, which has a 0.32% market share of the global daily trading volume. The biggest ZCash pair is the ZEC/KRW pair, that represents a 85.94% share.

Trading Matchmaker: Platform Pairs Clients With Financial Experts

The Taiwan-based Bincentive project, an innovative crypto trader service provider in Asia, developed the idea of matching their clients with trading experts. On Bincentive’s platforms, clients are matched with trading experts and can follow an experts’ actions in crypto markets. Furthermore, clients have the option of having the expert initiate the same trades simultaneously. These experts receive a pre-deposited compensation that is paid when a trader hits the target and has positive gains.

How does financial matchmaking work?

Founded in July 2018, Bincentive is aimed at creating a smart mirror trading inter-exchange ecosystem, based on artificial intelligence (AI), big data, social trading, personal hedge funds, and blockchain technology. Unlike traditional mirror trading, smart mirror trades provide intelligence to help investors automatically follow trading signals from traders, the company explains. “This innovative platform allows individual members (investment clients) to connect with financial experts, introduces profit sharing, and creates a bridge from crypto assets to all financial products,” reads the project’s whitepaper.

According to Bincentive, both clients and experts can profit from this process. The basic rules are as follows: the clients can choose the trading expert and smart contract that best matches their needs. Trading experts have the ability to choose their own remuneration terms. The experts can send signals directly to exchanges through the Bincentive platform to make contracted trades 24/7. Clients decide when to invest and when to discontinue the smart contract.

The Bincentive platform aims to provide professional financial services from traditional trading experts, quantitative traders, and AI trading engines, via Quasi Decentralized Apps (Q-DApps). “Using blockchain and smart contract technology, trading experts can safely and conveniently present their trading strategies, allowing investment customers to simply choose the trading services that best fit their needs”, the white paper notes.

The initial launch of the Bincentive service is planned for Q1 2019. Transactions are performed via smart contracts, ensuring all terms will be processed automatically without fail. Additionally, clients may change their financial expert and strategies at any time without incurring penalties.

‘Asia’s first’ crypto trader incubation program

Bincentive has also recently launched “the first crypto trader incubation program in Asia” – HatchQ. On October 20, 2018, Bincentive held HatchQ’s launch event with several notable experts in crypto trading in attendance: Andy Cheung, COO of OKEx and his team, Tiantian Kullander, Co-founder of Amber AI, Simon Chang, former Asia CIO of Jefferies, Chaoming Cho, CEO of Bincentive and experienced trading professionals Nicholas Yang, CEO of Bitbitduo and Hank Huang, founder of Coinful. Speakers shared their opinions on the biggest challenges in the crypto market, the impact of the algorithm trade, and how traders avoid pitfalls due to limited regulations.

The program has already attracted nearly 400 attendees. More than 60 applicants have signed up for the HatchQ crypto race competition. Applicants include quant providers, data scientists, and finance enthusiasts who aspire to put their trading strategies to a real market scenario. The HatchQ race will run for six weeks, and the top three strategists, selected by professional trading experts, will receive premium cash prizes and trading fund sponsorship to officially operate on the Bincentive platform as partners.

The HatchQ Crypto Racing and Incubation Program starts in Taiwan, and will follow with Hong Kong, Singapore, London, and New York.  “We want to encourage excellent traders from both traditional and crypto fields to join this race and become trading partners in our ecosystem. Currently, this is our main goal”, commented Teigi Lee, Head of Business and Marketing at Bincentive, to Cointelegraph.

 

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Cardano Price Analysis: ADA/USD Buyers In Control, $0.080 Next?

Key Highlights

  • ADA price traded higher recently and broke the $0.0750 resistance against the US Dollar (tethered).
  • There are two bullish trend lines in place with support at $0.0740 and $0.0730 on the hourly chart of the ADA/USD pair (data feed via Bittrex).
  • The pair remains well supported and buyers could attempt to push the price towards $0.0800 in the near term.

Cardano price is moving nicely against the US Dollar and Bitcoin. ADA/USD is likely to continue higher towards the $0.0800 and $0.0810 levels.

Cardano Price Analysis

In the last analysis, we discussed the chances of a recovery above $0.0750 in cardano price against the US Dollar. The ADA/USD pair did trade higher recently and broke the $0.0750 and $0.0760 resistance levels. There was even a close above the $0.0750 level and the 100 hourly simple moving average. The upside move was strong as the price traded as high as $0.0784 before sellers appeared.

Later, the price corrected lower and declined below $0.0760. There was a break below the 23.6% Fibonacci retracement level of the recent upside move from the $0.0704 low to $0.0784 high. However, there is a strong support formed near the $0.0740 and $0.0750 levels. There are also two bullish trend lines in place with support at $0.0740 and $0.0730 on the hourly chart of the ADA/USD pair. Besides, the 50% Fibonacci retracement level of the recent upside move from the $0.0704 low to $0.0784 high at $0.0744 is an immediate support. Therefore, the price is likely to find support near the $0.0740 or $0.0730 level in the near term.

Cardano Price Analysis ADA Chart

The chart indicates that ADA price is placed in a bullish zone above $0.0730. On the upside, a break above the $0.0770 and $0.0780 level could open the doors for a push towards $0.0800.

Hourly MACD – The MACD for ADA/USD moved back in the bearish zone.

Hourly RSI – The RSI for ADA/USD is currently flat near the 50 level.

Major Support Level – $0.0730

Major Resistance Level – $0.0780

Institutional Investors Continue Foray Into Crypto, Yet Prices Remain Low

Amid 2017’s roaring bull run, which saw the crypto market’s value swell from $20 billion to $800 billion, institutional players, such as hedge funds and endowments, were evidently hesitant to step foot in this industry. But now, analysis done by Morgan Stanley indicates that institutions have begun to accumulate crypto en-masse, presumably due to the fact that cryptocurrencies are still situated in the bargain bin.

“The Virus Is Spreading”: Institutional Money Pours Into Crypto

The widespread arrival of institutional investors has long been seen as the “holy grail” for the crypto industry’s maturation. And surprisingly, despite bearish market conditions, a report from Morgan Stanley has outlined the fact that this holy grail could be rapidly approaching.

Discussing a recently-released Morgan Stanley report, which was titled “Update: Bitcoin, Cryptocurrencies and Blockchain,” Alex Kruger, a world-renowned Argentinian market specialist, claimed that there have “been considerable institutional inflows since January,” alluding to the sentiment that today’s crypto asset values are ripe for the proverbial institutional picking. However, citing data revealed through the 50-page document from the legendary financial institution, which gave a deep-dive of the current state of crypto, Kruger added that it isn’t cut and dried.

The industry savant, who made a graph (seen below) to convey his thought process, explained that institutional money in cryptocurrencies, which reportedly tallies to $7 billion dollars, only makes up 2.8% of July’s collective market capitalization of all cryptos. It is important to note that this figure has declined since January 2017’s 3.8%, indicating that retail investors quickly outpaced their institutional counterparts in the past 18 months.

Regardless, institutional market penetration, as Kruger dubbed the statistic, is still up drastically when compared to January 2018’s dismal 1%, further supporting the theory that institutions have continued to pick it up where retail has dropped the ball, so to speak.

Backing his analysis with figures, Kruger pointed out that while institutions’ crypto assets under management (AUM) only visibly increased by $1.25 billion between January and July 2018, prices fell through the floor during that time. Explaining the significance of this caveat, the researcher estimated that $5.9 billion actually entered this market via the pockets of Wall Street bigwigs, making it likely that institutions have thrown upwards of $10 billion at crypto assets in recent years.

To put the jaw-dropping sum into some much-needed perspective, Kruger explained that $5.9 billion is comparable to 237 days of block rewards issued by the “largest coins,” which report amounted to $24.8 million per day as of July 1st.

However, despite the influx of institutional capital, which would presumably catalyze a bull run, the market has stayed quiet, with bears and bulls remaining caught in a near-endless standoff. This could indicate that institutions are only buying enough crypto to keep this market afloat, as retail interest has all but dried up, save for the diehard “HODLers” and long-term players.

OTC Desks, Not Crypto Exchanges

More optimistically, however, the non-action of this market could indicate that institutions have been siphoning their capital into crypto through over-the-counter (OTC) desks, not via traditional order book-style platforms that can be decimated by multi-million-dollar trades.

As reported by NewsBTC, according to Bobby Cho, the global head of trading at Cumberland, DRW’s cryptocurrency trading division, hedge funds continue to issue a multitude of over-the-counter Bitcoin transactions, which are often over $100,000 per transaction. Cho explained what this fact meant, stating:

“What that’s showing you is the professionalization that’s happening across the board in this space. The Wild West days of crypto are really turning the corner.”

Although this is all well and good on its own, Cho wasn’t the only industry insider to be spectating such transactions. Boston-based Circle corroborated this claim, with CEO Jeremy Allaire telling Bloomberg that Circle Invest has seen “triple-digit growth” in the number of individuals enrolling into its OTC business.

So for now, it seems that bull-watchers will have to sit on their hands until retail buying pressure picks up.

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World Economic Forum Publishes Article Claiming That Only Bitcoin Cash (BCH) Is Consistent With Satoshi Nakamoto’s Vision

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World Economic Forum Publishes Article Claiming That Only Bitcoin Cash (BCH) Is Consistent With Satoshi Nakamoto’s Vision

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On the 10th anniversary of Bitcoin’s white paper, “Bitcoin: A Peer-to-Peer Electronic Cash System”, written by Satoshi Nakamoto, the World Economic Forum (WEF) published an article claiming that there is “only one existing blockchain that is consistent with Nakamoto’s vision: Bitcoin Cash.”

The WEF, Geneva-based not-for-profit independent foundation established in 1971, calls itself “the International Organization for Public-Private Cooperation.” It is perhaps best known for its annual meeting in Davos, Switzerland.

The article published on 31 October 2018 on the WEF website is titled “Bitcoin is 10 years old: This is how it began and where it’s headed” and is written by Dr. Jack Rogers, a Senior Lecturer in Economics at the University of Exeter in the UK. The WEF pointed out that this article had been “published in collaboration with” The Conversation, a Melbourne-based media outlet.

This is the tweet the WEF sent out to its 3.31 million followers on November 4th to promote the article:

The most interesting part of the article is the following paragraph, which appears to be saying that BCH is the real Bitcoin since it is the cryptocurrency that is most closely aligned with Nakamoto’s vision as laid out in the white paper:

“There is, however, only one existing blockchain that is consistent with Nakamoto’s vision: Bitcoin Cash, a so-called “hard-fork” of Bitcoin that generally shares the same history and protocol, except for two crucial details. The blocks on its chain are a massive 32-times larger than the original Bitcoin, and growing. More transactions per block, means lower fees per transaction, paving the way for global adoption. Plus, built-in codes that were switched off in the original Bitcoin, have been reignited, potentially allowing all the smart contract capabilities of Ethereum.”

Since the majority of the people in the crypto space do not seem to share this view and the article does not even mention BTC, it looks like the WEF does not know the full history of Bitcoin and the August 2017 hard fork that resulted in the creation of BCH. Although the article is not marked “op-ed”, It is worth noting that the WEF has a disclaimer at the bottom of the article that says:

“The views expressed in this article are those of the author alone and not the World Economic Forum.”

Naturally, BTC fans in Crypto-Twitter are quite shocked by the WEF’s publication of this pro-BCH article. Here are a few of the reactions:

 

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