Posts Tagged: btc china

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Lost cause or comeback king? BTC China CEO Bobby Lee on the state of Bitcoin in China

"Bitcoin is not easy," he says, but maintains the challenges that Bitcoin faces in China right now are only temporary.

  • June 25, 2014
  • at 4:42 pm
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China's banks must close all bitcoin sites' trading accounts by April 15

China’s banks give deadline for bitcoin exchanges to close their trading accounts (UPDATED)

Update on April 10: China’s bitcoin exchanges are being issued with formal notices stating that their bank accounts must be closed by ...

  • April 10, 2014
  • at 6:05 pm
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World’s largest Bitcoin exchange BTC China no longer accepts Chinese currency, global prices tumble

The world’s largest Bitcoin exchange by transaction volume, BTC China, has announced on its official Sina Weibo account it will no ...

  • December 18, 2013
  • at 7:01 pm
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World’s largest Bitcoin exchange in China seeks government recognition as a currency, but will officials listen?

BTC China, the world’s largest Bitcoin exchange, is approaching major state-run financial institutions including the People’s ...

  • December 3, 2013
  • at 1:35 pm
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After overtaking Japan as the world’s largest Bitcoin exchange, BTC China gets $5 million funding

Chinese Bitcoin exchange BTC China announced it has received $5 million series A funding from LightSpeed China Partners and LightSpeed Ventu...

  • November 18, 2013
  • at 12:59 pm
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Despite cold shoulder from banks, China’s bitcoin exchanges find new ways to survive (UPDATED)

The prospect of rebuilding what was once the world's largest bitcoin market looks much more difficult, but not impossible.

  • April 25, 2014
  • at 8:45 pm
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Bitcoin exchange BTC China starts accepting deposits again

When BTC China in December stopped accepting deposits in its home currency, the renminbi, global Bitcoin prices went into free fall. Sinc...

  • January 31, 2014
  • at 4:00 pm
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Doubling down, China bans transactions between Bitcoin exchanges and 3rd-party payment companies

Less than two weeks after the government hammer came down on Bitcoin in China, the People's Bank of China (PBoC) has struck another blow.

  • December 17, 2013
  • at 11:27 am
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What’s really going on in the Chinese Bitcoin community

On a chilly November evening, on the usually neglected third floor of a popular expat hangout called the Boxing Cat Brewery, a group of geek...

  • November 28, 2013
  • at 6:00 pm
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