crypto-currency

Trump bans Venezuela crypto-currency deals

Trump bans Venezuela crypto-currency deals

Image copyright AFP/Getty Images Image caption Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro launched the crypto-currency last month President Donald Trump has signed an executive order barring US companies and citizens from dealing in Venezuela’s crypto-currency, the Petro. Mr Trump said the currency – which was launched in February – represented an “attempt to circumvent US sanctions”. The…

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Google bans crypto-currency adverts

Google bans crypto-currency adverts

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Exchanges offering trade in Bitcoin, Ethereum, Litecoin and other crypto-currencies will be affected Google has moved to ban crypto-currency advertising from its platforms. The move will affect promotional campaigns for initial coin offerings, Bitcoin exchanges, digital wallets to store the assets and trading advice. A notice said the policy…

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