money money money
Follow
Find
17.4K views | +1 today
 
Scooped by jean lievens
onto money money money
Scoop.it!

Far From Wall Street, Banks Are Being Punished For Misdeeds

Far From Wall Street, Banks Are Being Punished For Misdeeds | money money money | Scoop.it

A former bank president faces 15 years behind bars after being found criminally responsible for fraud that "contributed to the financial crisis." One of the world's most-admired banks is accused of forcing California state pension funds to cover its $95 million in losses on mortgage-backed securities. And a large bank's failed foray into complex investments went undetected for too long and doubled the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation's holdings of such risky assets.

more...
No comment yet.
money money money
on money and what it is
Curated by jean lievens
Your new post is loading...
Scooped by jean lievens
Scoop.it!

The Flat Debt Society

The Flat Debt Society | money money money | Scoop.it
International Monetary Fund chief Christine Lagarde says the global economy is facing “the risk of a new mediocre, where growth is low and uneven.”…  Lagarde said Europe’s 18-nation bloc that uses the euro currency – collectively the world’s biggest economy – is facing the “not insignificant” risk of falling back into a recession. (VOA News)
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by jean lievens
Scoop.it!

Major privacy group warns New York against Bitcoin law overreach - Fusion

Major privacy group warns New York against Bitcoin law overreach - Fusion | money money money | Scoop.it
Despite new assurances, Bitcoin users continue to warn that the state of New York’s proposed Bitcoin rules could threaten privacy rights and stifle innovation around the cryptocurrency. And now a leading U.S.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by jean lievens
Scoop.it!

5 Things Baby Boomers Need To Know About Bitcoin

5 Things Baby Boomers Need To Know About Bitcoin | money money money | Scoop.it

If you're like most Americans, you've heard about Bitcoin and are downright confused by it. If you're from my generation, you may be envisioning men with very thick glasses hunched over an IBM mainframe beaming money up to the Battlestar Galactica. But if you read my columns, you likely love innovation and are eager to learn.

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by jean lievens
Scoop.it!

Bitcoin for the unconnected: The Finnish protocol that lets you buy and sell currency through your TV | ZDNet

Bitcoin for the unconnected: The Finnish protocol that lets you buy and sell currency through your TV | ZDNet | money money money | Scoop.it
Bitcoin, the cryptocurrency to beat, has found its way into well over a million digital wallets worldwide but it's yet to hit mass adoption. Finnish technology co-operative Koodilehto believes the answer to Bitcoin's search for wider accessibility and reliability could lie in TV and radio signals.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by jean lievens
Scoop.it!

MIT computer scientists can predict the price of Bitcoin - MIT News

MIT computer scientists can predict the price of Bitcoin - MIT News | money money money | Scoop.it
CSAIL/LIDS team's algorithm doubles initial investment in under two months.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by jean lievens
Scoop.it!

Coinbase CEO Brian Armstrong Shares His Vision For The Future Of Bitcoin - TechCrunch (blog)

Coinbase CEO Brian Armstrong Shares His Vision For The Future Of Bitcoin - TechCrunch (blog) | money money money | Scoop.it

Right after opening its doors to Europe, Coinbase co-founder and CEO Brian Armstrong joined Alex Wilhelm on stage today at TechCrunch Disrupt Europe to discuss the future of bitcoin. The conversation covered everything happening right now around bitcoin, from regulatory issues to bitcoin’s price downfall, merchant adoption and new innovative bitcoin use cases.

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by jean lievens
Scoop.it!

Bitcoin Price Collusion Powerless Against Uptrend, Adoption To Surge During ... - CryptoCoinsNews

Bitcoin Price Collusion Powerless Against Uptrend, Adoption To Surge During ... - CryptoCoinsNews | money money money | Scoop.it
Bitcoin Price has held steady despite apparently coordinated efforts to pull price back into decline.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by jean lievens
Scoop.it!

Why Bitcoin Needs an ISO-Certified Currency Code - CoinDesk

Why Bitcoin Needs an ISO-Certified Currency Code - CoinDesk | money money money | Scoop.it
The nomenclature of bitcoin and its subunits plays an important role in evolving standards for more mainstream adoption.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by jean lievens
Scoop.it!

Asia's Largest Business Forum Shines Spotlight on Bitcoin - CoinDesk

Asia's Largest Business Forum Shines Spotlight on Bitcoin - CoinDesk | money money money | Scoop.it
Bitcoin left its mark during panels at the World Knowledge Forum and Korea University's Bitcoin Expo in Seoul.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by jean lievens
Scoop.it!

"Bitcoin Is Cheap, Honestly" - LIVE Bitcoin Analysis & Discussion

Friday afternoon epic Bitcoin chat! Guest: Devon Read, CEO Blocktech, inventor Project Alexandria (https://twitter.com/BlocktechCEO) Tip your gracious, skilled host: https://coinbase.com/davidseaman

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by jean lievens
Scoop.it!

The history of money: from barter to bitcoin - Telegraph

The history of money: from barter to bitcoin - Telegraph | money money money | Scoop.it

At the dawn of humanity, bartering was used in lieu of money to buy goods. As early man began to rear domestic livestock, one of the earliest forms of barter included cattle, sheep, as well as vegetables and grain. 

jean lievens's insight:

based on barter myth, so… 

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by jean lievens
Scoop.it!

The Future of Virtual Currencies

The Future of Virtual Currencies | money money money | Scoop.it

Virtual currencies promise to be the internet of finance – symbiotic with, and supportive, of the internet of everything. More than 1,700 cryptocurrencies have been developed, of which about 40% are considered active. Bitcoin stands out, both in terms of valuation and mindshare, but it is still early days in this new and dynamic space. 

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by jean lievens
Scoop.it!

Bitcoin… We Are All The Blockchain - Bitcoin Magazine

Bitcoin… We Are All The Blockchain - Bitcoin Magazine | money money money | Scoop.it

Since the first great jump in Bitcoin’s exchange rate in early April 2013, speculative trade has stolen the limelight as the main Bitcoin story. Tweets of “To the moon!”echo like a rallying cry, selling what amounts to a collective vision statement. But what’s the vision? A respected VC assures us it’s “still headed to 10k” as if Bitcoin was a prize thoroughbred being written down by the Bookies, but still had a few Derbies left in her… Is that all this is about?

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by jean lievens
Scoop.it!

The Rise and Rise of Bitcoin (2014) Full Movie Streaming 1080p

The Rise and Rise of Bitcoin (2014) Full Movie Streaming 1080p | money money money | Scoop.it
"The Rise and Rise of Bitcoin (2014) Full Movie Streaming 1080p , Full Movie Here |@▻ http://po.st/e5GhTN ▻ to Watch The Rise and Rise of Bitcoin (2014) Full Movie Online Streaming, Watch…
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by jean lievens
Scoop.it!

5 Types Of Bitcoin Early Adopters, Part 2: Merchants

5 Types Of Bitcoin Early Adopters, Part 2: Merchants | money money money | Scoop.it
Once the bitcoin novelty wears off, which types of merchants are most likely to realize the biggest long-term benefits from accepting this digital currency?
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by jean lievens
Scoop.it!

ChangeTip: A Bitcoin Love Button for the Internet - CryptoCoinsNews

ChangeTip: A Bitcoin Love Button for the Internet - CryptoCoinsNews | money money money | Scoop.it
ChangeTip wants to be “a Love button for the Internet,” a simple way to show appreciation with a micropayment in Bitcoin.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by jean lievens
Scoop.it!

The Truth About Bitcoin and Alternative Currencies : Library : Foundation for Economic Education

The Truth About Bitcoin and Alternative Currencies : Library : Foundation for Economic Education | money money money | Scoop.it

Bitcoin has been making headlines for months now. Extreme price fluctuations have sparked a vigorous debate: Is it a currency or a scam? Is bitcoin viable in the long-term, or are we witnessing a bubble waiting to burst?

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by jean lievens
Scoop.it!

Have Banks Learned Anything From the Financial Crisis? - Motley Fool

Have Banks Learned Anything From the Financial Crisis? - Motley Fool | money money money | Scoop.it

It is widely agreed that the real estate bubble and subsequent financial crisis was, at its root, a problem of banks making loans that couldn't be paid back.

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by jean lievens
Scoop.it!

All that Moola - Huffington Post

All that Moola - Huffington Post | money money money | Scoop.it
This covers many words used for money, although there are many more used less often. The exact history of "bucks" used for "money" is uncertain, but the leading theory, which seems likely, is that "bucks" came about as a...
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by jean lievens
Scoop.it!

Bitcoin Price Analysis: Advance To Proceed Slowly - CryptoCoinsNews

Bitcoin Price Analysis: Advance To Proceed Slowly - CryptoCoinsNews | money money money | Scoop.it
The Bitcoin price is consolidating below $400. Trend has achieved a several confirmations of advance and some others are yet to be printed in the chart. We consider the outlook for the week and also look at other key indicators.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by jean lievens
Scoop.it!

Bitcoin hoard no remedy for negative cashflow - ZDNet

Bitcoin hoard no remedy for negative cashflow - ZDNet | money money money | Scoop.it
Australian publicly listed bitcoin mining company Digital CC Limited has said it will keep on mining despite the fluctuating value of the cryptocurrency, and wait until the bitcoin price increases.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by jean lievens
Scoop.it!

Why Bitcoin's Core Developers Want Multiple Versions - CoinDesk

Why Bitcoin's Core Developers Want Multiple Versions - CoinDesk | money money money | Scoop.it
Bitcoin's development process isn't democratic, says its lead developer, but more options may benefit the Bitcoin Core.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by jean lievens
Scoop.it!

Bitcoin Trader Customers Face Losses After Management Disappears - CoinDesk

Bitcoin Trader Customers Face Losses After Management Disappears - CoinDesk | money money money | Scoop.it
The bitcoin arbitrage website, once prominent, has been shut down amid accusations of fraud.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by jean lievens
Scoop.it!

Why Brazil's Bitcoin Market is Struggling to Ignite - CoinDesk

Why Brazil's Bitcoin Market is Struggling to Ignite - CoinDesk | money money money | Scoop.it
CoinDesk speaks to members of Brazil's bitcoin ecosystem to explore the challenges facing domestic startups.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by jean lievens
Scoop.it!

Hedgy Hopes to Tackle Bitcoin Volatility Using Multi-Signature Technology - CoinDesk

Hedgy Hopes to Tackle Bitcoin Volatility Using Multi-Signature Technology - CoinDesk | money money money | Scoop.it
The startup wants to help merchants, investors and others avoid problems associated with bitcoin's unpredictable pricing behavior.
more...
No comment yet.
Curated by jean lievens
Economist, specialized in political economy and peer-to-peer dynamics; core member of the P2P Foundation