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UK Financial Conduct Authority Publishes Feedback Statement on Blockchain

The UK Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) has published a feedback statement on distributed ledger technology (DLT) or Blockchain. The document comes …

How to Protect Your Cryptocurrency Holdings (Infographic)

If you're planning to invest in the volatile and risky market, be smart about it.<p>With cryptocurrency growing in popularity, you may want get a cut. But you have to be smart about investing your money in something so risky and volatile.<p>As of August 2017, more than $225 million worth of …

Cryptocurrency

More than 10,000 people rally to unify Romania and Moldova

CHISINAU (Reuters) - The former president of Romania Traian Basescu joined more than 10,000 people in the Moldovan capital on Sunday to rally in support of reunification between Romania and Moldova.<p>FILE PHOTO: The Moldova's Government building is seen in central Chisinau, Moldova, October 9, 2016. …

European Union

The best online clothing stores for men

While the image of men having no regard for their style is somewhat outdated, it is true that the act of shopping itself can sometimes be a bit of a chore.<p>This possibly explains why more and more clothes shopping is done online from the comfort of our own homes. As we search for the ideal suits, …

Clothing

The 25 Best New Apps Of 2017

From all-new upstarts to dramatically improved old favorites, these apps for phones, tablets, PCs, and the web offer something for everyone.<p>For all the talk of peak app, 2017 was a surprisingly inventive year for makers of apps and software, from the industry’s giants to intrepid startups. Many of …

Exclusive: Nearly 4 Million Bitcoins Lost Forever, New Study Says

Just as gold bars are lost at sea or $100 bills can burn, bitcoins can disappear from the Internet forever. When all 21 million bitcoins are mined by …

Bitcoin

Everything you wanted to know about bitcoin but were afraid to ask

The value of cryptocurrencies is rising fast. But is it sustainable? And how does it work, anyway? These questions, and many more, answered…<p>The money has become too much to ignore and so bitcoin and cryptocurrencies are back in the news. You may have heard about Ethereum, a cryptocurrency that has …

Cryptocurrency

The Best Beer in Every Major European City, Mapped

Whether you're looking for the most haunted place in the US, the must-have desserts across Europe, or America's most cheesy, gooey, creamy and …

Become a blockchain expert in 1,384 words

And it's going to fundamentally change how businesses operate.<p>Make no mistake… this revolution is <i>at least</i> as significant as the one brought about by the Internet. It will disrupt every single business on the face of the earth.<p>That's why it's vital that you learn to understand this technology. It …

Bitcoin

Virtual currency gets regulated under anti-money laundering laws | Technology's Legal Edge

Home FinTech Virtual currency gets regulated under anti-money laundering laws<p>Virtual currency for the 1st time falls under Italian anti-money …

Lithuania welcomes Trump | Laikykitės ten su Andriumi Tapinu

EU Imposes Banking Rules on Cryptocurrencies Without Granting Banking Rights: Expert

The Bitcoin community has reacted to the European Union's announcement that digital currency control will be on its list of priorities in …

Berlin′s delayed Brandenburg Airport will not open in 2017 | News | DW | 21.01.2017

The opening of Berlin's problem-plagued project, Brandenburg Airport, will not take place in 2017 as planned. The inauguration of the BER airport has …

5 Weak Points Of Blockchain Technology

<i>Disclaimer: The views and opinions expressed in this article are those of the authors and do not necessarily reflect the official policy or position</i> …

TOKYO ON A BUDGET: Travel Guide

One of the most difficult questions I usually get is: What’s your favorite destination? It’s tough to pick just one when a mere mention of the word …

ESMA updates MiFID II Q&A on Investor Protection

Friday 16 December 2016 09:30The European Securities and Markets Authority (ESMA) has added new Q&As to its Questions and Answers (Q&A) document on …

Investing

Wall Street Wonders

From banking to buyouts, trading to takeovers, these 40 financiers dominate the world of money. The hedge fund managers, private equity moguls and lenders who control the flow of trillions of dollars around the global economy impact just about all of us one way or another. To compile the 2016 Money …

Norway could build the world's first floating tunnel

The west side of Norway is made up of 1,190 fjords, which, while beautiful, make it very hard to travel along the country's coastline.<p>Currently, the …

How to Stay Rich in Europe: Inherit Money for 700 Years

Lamberto Frescobaldi sets two wine glasses atop a wooden barrel in the spacious cellar of his company's winery in a 1,000-year-old castle not far …

Family Business

The 21st Century’s 100 greatest films

The best that cinema has had to offer since 2000 as picked by 177 film critics from around the world.<p>“They don’t make ‘em like they used to.”<p>How often have we all heard that resigned expression? How often have we said it ourselves? ‘The death of cinema’ is debated in university film studies …

Video on Demand

Report: U.S. Army Fudged Trillions of Dollars in Accounting

The United States Army’s finances are so jumbled it had to make trillions of dollars of improper accounting adjustments to create an illusion that …

Home

The seller of business asked CONFIDENCE to provide legal help in the dispute with the buyer of business who refused to pay the price on the reasoning …

You can't explain the Iraq War without talking about oil

But then again, the commander of the USCENTCOM during the Iraq War, General John Abizaid, came to see things rather differently: "Of course [the Iraq war] is about oil, we can't deny that."<p>So what part did oil really play in the Iraq War? Various members of the US and UK administrations have …

Middle East

This App Is Like Snapchat for Business

Sending messages via the Internet may not be forever after all. Confide, billed as the Snapchat for business professionals, is an app that allows …

A $108 billion deal just created a beer giant — here's how much of the world's supply it controls

The megamerger between the Budweiser maker Anheuser-Busch InBev and SABMiller, maker of Pilsner Urquel and Fosters among many others, is finally official.<p>AB InBev and SAB confirmed in regulatory filings on Wednesday that AB InBev was coughing up £71 billion ($108 billion), or £44 a share ($67), …

Beer

Hitler’s World

Nothing can be known about the future, thought Hitler, except the limits of our planet: “the surface area of a precisely measured space.” Ecology was …

Adolf Hitler

Economic WWIII? Putin Poised to “Deal a Tremendous Blow to the U.S. Dollar”

<b>This article was written by Michael Snyder and originally published at his Economic Collapse blog.</b><p><i>Editor’s Comment: The demise of the dollar has been</i> …

Quantum Physics: Everything is Energy

Nobel Prize winning physicists have proven beyond doubt that the physical world is one large sea of energy that flashes into and out of being in …

Quantum Physics

A new way to visualise the global economy

A new map by the folks at HowMuch.net provides a fascinating perspective on the worldwide economy.<p>The map represents each country relative to the …