Wedbush’s Gil Luria: “Our approach has been to value bitcoin more like a commodity taking into account supply and demand factors”

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*+-As part of the Digital Currency Council’s Continuing Education partnership with Inside Bitcoins, the DCC’s Director of Curriculum Dan McArdle, had the opportunity to interview the thought leaders that will be speaking at the Inside Bitcoins Conference in New York City on April 27-29, 2015. Today, we share an interview with Gil Luria of Wedbush… Read more »

The Future of Finance is Flat

*+-by Brian Kelly   Abstract: The blockchain is one of the most important innovations in the history of finance. Removing the middleman will transform how we transact, finance projects, and distribute capital.

What do you consider most when choosing a means to pay for something?

*+-More than 28% of Americans consider convenience most when choosing a means to pay for something, according to new research from the Digital Currency Council (DCC). 14.4% consider fees and 12.9% think about security. Rewards and speed are less influential: only 6.4% and 5.7%, respectively. Privacy is the least important consideration (4%). 28% of respondents… Read more »