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Dutch Police Seize $33 Million in Bitcoin from Couple Accused of Money Laundering

<div class=”featured_image_container”> </div> <div class=”td-a-rec td-a-rec-id-content_top “><div id=”bitcoin-1859815880″><a data-bid=”1″ href=”https://news.bitcoin.com/linkout/419836″ rel=”nofollow noopener noreferrer” target=”_blank”><img loading=”lazy” src=”http://scoreit.online/wp-content/uploads/2020/10/728×90-10.jpg” alt width=”728″ height=”90″></a></div></div><strong>Prosecutors from the Netherlands have seized 2,532 bitcoins worth $33 million after a couple was convicted of money laundering by the Rotterdam District Court. The man and his wife were sentenced to two years for illegal money …

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Bitcoin price unfazed after $150M hack of major exchange KuCoin

In an official statement, KuCoin Global CEO Johnny Lyu confirmed a major hacking attack on Sep. 26. The breach affected the firm’s Bitcoin (BTC), Ether (ETH), and ERC20 hot wallets, after private keys were leaked. Reports estimate the breach to have affected $150 million in user funds. Following the security breach, the price of Bitcoin …

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Law Decoded: Transformations in crypto exchanges and traditional institutions, Sept. 18-25

Every Friday, Law Decoded delivers analysis on the week’s critical stories in the realms of policy, regulation and law. Editor’s note The final scene of Animal Farm, Orwell’s classic fable of revolution gone wrong and a staple of secondary-school reading lists throughout the English-speaking world, features a card game. The pigs who run the farm …

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Traders Say Binance Cut Their Bitcoin Shorts: Here’s Why It Happened

As the Bitcoin (BTC) price abruptly dropped from $9,500 to $8,100, some traders on Binance claimed that their winning short trades were unfairly cut short.  A trader named AthenaBank wrote on May 10: Deleverage? Binance close my short after I make 7 times my investment. What’s going on? Where is my short? The BTC dropped …

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American Buyers Are Fueling Bitcoin’s Rally, Data Suggests

Bitcoin is now up over 20% in 2020 after rallying to over $9,500 on Thursday. The cryptocurrency’s recovery from March lows ahead of the protocol’s third halving event is primarily fueled by American investors, according to market data. On U.S.-based exchanges, bitcoin has traded at sustained premiums during the end of March and through April. …

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