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The Rise and rise of Bitcoin - Al Jazeera English

Bitcoin was created to provide an alternative to the banking system. It is an open accounting system that allows thousands of computers from around the world to track ownership of digital tokens - the Bitcoin - as part of a purchase transaction.

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Bitcoin: Know the risks before you buy | News | Al Jazeera

In 2010, you could buy one Bitcoin for less than $0.10. If you had invested $100 then, it would be worth millions today.

How safe an investment is Bitcoin?

Al Jazeera looked at the terms and conditions that an investor in Bitcoin would have to...

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Bitcoin: Bank of America division bans investments | USA ...

Bank of America Merrill Lynch sign is seen on a building that houses its offices in Singapore [Reuters]

Bank of America Merrill Lynch banned clients from investing in one of bitcoin mogul Barry Silbert's top funds last month, according to a memo, Reuters news agency reported.

As of December 8, the Wall Street brokerage stopped approving new orders for the Bitcoin Investment Trust due to concerns...

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