India just cracked down on cryptocurrency. Hard.

Ouch.Image: MARK GARLICK/SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY/getty By Jack Morse2018-04-06 22:29:08 UTC Indian officials are not here for your cryptocurrency games. Government officials with the Reserve Bank of India announced on Thursday that, effective immediately, banks would be prohibited from “dealing with or providing services to any individuals or business entities dealing with or settling virtual currencies.” […]

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Financial technology startups emerged as serious challengers to financial services in 2017

Dana StalderContributor Dana Stalder is a general partner at Matrix Partners and writes at forentrepreneurs.com. More posts by this contributor: All the attention in financial services this year has gone to the newest kids on the block: cryptocurrencies. With bitcoin now eclipsing $15,000 and Coinbase adding more than 300,000 users in one week alone, it’s […]

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