Wed, 30 Jul 2014 23:12:45 GMT
The Scotsman cartoon: Independence currency plan
ALEX SALMOND has been accused of deception over his plans for a currency union with the UK in the event of a Yes vote in the Scottish independence referendum. Former chairman of Prudential Martin Jacomb and the former Deputy Governor of the Bank ...
Wed, 30 Jul 2014 23:08:24 GMT
Daily currency market report
It's that statement that gives this scribe the confidence to see the local currency pick up once again, longer term, given the AAA rated yield on offer here. This morning sees the release of domestic Building Approvals and then overnight we have the US weekly ...
Wed, 30 Jul 2014 22:58:01 GMT
VOTE: Who Should Be the First Modern Woman On a Dollar Bill?
Is it time to put a woman on our paper currency? President Obama went on record today saying it's a “pretty good idea.” During a speech in Kansas City, Obama said he received a letter from a young girl asking why there aren't any women on American paper ...
Wed, 30 Jul 2014 22:51:02 GMT
Patrick Byrne: Overstock Exploring Block Chain-Based Public Stock Offering
To date, Overstock.com has proved a pioneer in bitcoin advocacy, helping push a number of major merchants to consider accepting digital currency when it became the first marquee name to do so this January. Now, in a new interview with CoinDesk, Byrne ...
Wed, 30 Jul 2014 22:48:12 GMT
Wikipedia Begins Taking Donations in Bitcoin
New York Times
Bitcoin has found another taker. On Wednesday, the Wikimedia Foundation, the nonprofit organization that operates Wikipedia, announced that it would allow people to make donations using Bitcoin, becoming the latest adopter of the virtual currency as a ...