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Japanese Politicians Take Interest in Growing Bitcoin Ecosystem
Individual Japanese politicians are interested in bitcoin despite the government's hands-off approach, as the local ecosystem goes post-Gox.
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Kraken's Jesse Powell: Banks are the Biggest Hurdle for Bitcoin Businesses
The bitcoin exchange's CEO tells CoinDesk about the challenges posed by banking and regulation in the US.
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Why Bitcoin Exchange Audits Don't Go Far Enough
Several exchanges have already instigated inspections to reassure customers – but more thorough auditing is needed, argue experts.
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What Really Happens Inside a Bitcoin Audit
CoinDesk discovers how to audit a bitcoin exchange, who can do it, and what can be proven.
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Bitcoin Exchange Leaders Look to Rebuild Trust in Aftermath of Mt. Gox
The CEOs of Kraken and BTC China emphasized the need for building consumer trust today at CoinSummit.
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Bitcoin Exchange Kraken Raises $5 Million in Latest Funding Round
Kraken announced a new Series A funding round on Tuesday led by Hummingbird Ventures.
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Kraken Bitcoin Exchange Passes 'Proof of Reserves' Cryptographic Audit
Bitcoin exchange Kraken has passed a cryptographically verifiable proof of reserves audit with flying colours.
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Japanese Government Says Bitcoin 'Not a Currency', Forms Investigation Committee
Japan's ruling party, the Liberal Democratic Party (LDP) has launched an investigative committee into bitcoin.
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Unilateral Statement Regarding Mt. Gox from an Insider
Kraken founder Jesse Powell shares his reaction to the Mt. Gox revelations, and offers advice to fellow 'goxed' customers.
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