The Financial Services Commission of Korea issued the directive that bans securities firms from intermediating bitcoin futures transactions, according to securities industry sources on December 6.
(Dow Jones) The price of bitcoin surged above $12,000 early Wednesday morning, the latest milestone in the cryptocurrency's massive rise. At the beginning of 2017, bitcoin was at $1,000. Bitcoin now has a total market value of almost United States dollars 203 billion.
Stephen Roach, Senior Fellow at Yale University, the former Asia Chairman, and Chief Economist at investment bank Morgan Stanley, told CNBC that he was so dubious about investing in bitcoin. In recent weeks many traders have also warned that bitcoin is in a bubble that is doomed to burst at any moment, though the strong rally lends significant questions to these claims. "This is a risky speculative bubble by any shadow or stretch of the imagination".
The Chicago Mercantile Exchange (CME), the world's largest exchange for futures and options on futures, will begin trading the bitcoin futures from the 18th.
The cryptocurrency breaks past $12,000 for the first time amid speculation that the widespread use of futures will help lead to digital currencies being viewed as a legitimate asset class for mainstream investors.
As of this writing, Bitcoin is now trading at $13,128, a gain of over 13% in less than 24 hours. It would reach $40,000 by the end of 2018.
It's worth noting that, just one year ago, a bitcoin was worth $764.
Buckle, Inc. (The ) (NYSE:BKE) announced a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, December 6th, Wall Street Journal reports. A number of other hedge funds have also made changes to their positions in the stock. 8,500 are owned by Pacad Ltd.
Democrats also criticized Republicans for including a bill on background checks in the concealed-carry legislation. This is the first gun legislation in Congress since mass shootings in Nevada and Texas killed more than 80 people.
The decision comes after Pyongyang's continuous missile tests in the Sea of Japan disregarding worldwide opposition. North Korea launched an ICBM last week that was witnessed by a passenger plane's flight crew.
Derby Day is coming on Sky Sports , with Manchester United taking on Manchester City and Liverpool playing hosts to Everton. The following day they will air the clash of Fleetwood Town or non-league Hereford and Leicester City.
Applications for jobless benefits below the 300,000 are considered consistent with a steady job market. According to a Reuters survey of economists, nonfarm payrolls may increase by 200,000 in November.
Kirchner's leftist alliance in the Senate has a total of 32 seats with around a dozen senators are in the Kirchner camp. In 2014 a court had ruled that the pact was unconstitutional, but Kirchner had appealed the decision.
In the middle is the cheek bone (which is incomplete) and the socket for the eye, and at the right end is the brain case. These species were distinguished from other marsupial lion species by loss of the front premolar tooth or teeth.
This repurchase authorization allows the credit services provider to reacquire shares of its stock through open market purchases. What Historical Figures Say About Navient Corporation (NASDAQ: NAVI)? 139,059 are held by Heritage Management Corporation.
The Cowboys opened as 6.5-point favorites; the total was 41 early in the week, according to sportsbooks monitored by OddsShark. The Giants haven't had a 100-yard rusher since Week 6 and have had a 100-yard receiver in just two games.
Shares for $1.16 million were sold by CASEY MICHAEL D . (NYSE:FII). 67,735 were accumulated by Texas Permanent School Fund. Several large investors have recently modified their holdings of CELG. 110 funds opened positions while 494 raised stakes.
Ansen Roberts looks on at what is left of his Ventura home that was destroyed in the Thomas Fire on December 6, 2017 . The blaze has destroyed at least 150 structures, and Cal Fire said 12,000 more are threatened.
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'Gutted' Moyes laments Manchester City victor
I was not here in that period - but of course you need to have this. "What we have shown in the last games is we never give up". And the Catalan believes City have manufactured the same spirit as Sir Alex Ferguson's Manchester United teams.
Flu virus now widespread in Georgia
Compared to this time previous year , experts say there are double the number of confirmed cases of the flu. Nationally, three states, in addition to MA , are seeing widespread cases of the flu.
Uranium Energy Corp. (UEC) Analysts See $-0.02 EPS
Currently, the stock carries a price to earnings ratio of 0, a price to book ratio of 0.96, and a price to sales ratio of 29.49. It last reported revenues of $-60000 and EPS for the July 2017, representing -33% top-line growth and 0.17 EPS growth.
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Artisan Partners Limited Partnership lifted its holdings in shares of Coca-Cola European Partners by 13.7% during the 2nd quarter. Market capitalization is calculated by multiplying a company's shares outstanding by the current market price of one share.
Deptford father and daughter had been strangled
No sign of a break-in was found and there were no indications of a struggle inside the flat or that Mr Brown had been restrained. I want to reassure people that we are doing all we can to find those responsible for the murders of Noel and Marie.