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LocalBitcoins Quietly Suspends Accounts in Multiple Regions Without Notice

Popular Bitcoin (BTC) exchange platform LocalBitcoins is allegedly suspending user accounts with little fanfare, citing an “enh...

China’s BTC Volume on LocalBitcoins Hits 2-Year Low

China’s Bitcoin (BTC) trading volumes have continued to drop, hitting a two-year low on peer-to-peer exchange LocalBitcoins. Ac...

Venezuelans Selling Petro on LocalBitcoins at Half the Official Price

Venezuelans are reportedly selling the state-launched Petro (PTR) cryptocurrency that was airdropped to them recently. Though t...
January 22, 2020
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Bitcoin Is Becoming More Valuable to Iranians Amid Tensions With US

Earlier this week, the world’s flagship crypto asset saw its value surge from around the $8,000 mark to just over $8,430 within...

Venezuela, Argentina Set New Weekly P2P Bitcoin Trading Volume Records

Bitcoin (BTC) weekly trading volumes on peer-to-peer (P2P) trading platform LocalBitcoins in Venezuela and Argentina have hit n...

Citizens Want BTC Over Peso Amid USD Crackdown

Argentina’s central bank had formally banned consumers from purchasing Bitcoin (BTC) and other cryptocurrency using credit card...

LocalBitcoins Receives Finnish FSA Virtual Currency Provider License

The Finnish Financial Services Authority (FIN-FSA) has officially registered LocalBitcoins as a virtual currency provider, star...

Argentina Sets New Trading Record After Central Bank Bans Bitcoin Buys

Bitcoin (BTC) trading set new records in two of its most keenly watched South American markets last week, new data has revealed...

Bitcoin Trading Spikes as Argentina Bans Buying More Than $200 a Month

Argentina is back on the radar for Bitcoin (BTC) proponents after sudden capital controls cut U.S. dollar purchasing power by 9...
October 28, 2019
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New Bitcoin Trading Record as Biggest Bank Embraces Petro

Venezuela’s largest bank, Bank of Venezuela (BDV), has added support for the country’s controversial Petro digital currency.  B...
September 13, 2019
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