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- Binance, the popular bitcoin, and crypto exchange company, today announced the official launch of its Binance Futures trading platforms. Both Futures Platform A and Futures Platform B from the recently concluded Battle for Binance Futures competition will now be available for trading. Futures A will be renamed to Binance Futures and Beta access is now […] - -

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VICE - The currency will be “more like bitcoin or other cryptocurrencies,” said the official in charge of North Korea's cryptocurrency conferences.


This spring Facebook reportedly met with U.K. officials in a bid to get their support for Libra before its public announcement


CryptoNewsZ - EVX Holdings, the Singapore-based blockchain services provider, operating as Everex, has recently inked a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Lao ...


Cointelegraph - An Australian crypto exchange helps SMSF holders diversify their retirement funds by investing in crypto.


- IOST, a blockchain network based on the consensus algorithm “Proof of Believability” (PoB), has announced a new partnership with JustCo to unveil the IOST Launchpad, a global initiative to give blockchain founders building on IOST a platform to launch, market and accelerate their growth. JustCo Labs has also now joined the IOST ecosystem as a […] - -


At the start of 2019, altcoins like Litecoin, Ethereum, and XRP started to climb and show glimmers of hope that the bear market might finally be over, but a powerful parabolic Bitcoin rally sucked the momentum and capital right out of the altcoin market. But now that Bitcoin price is stagnating, altcoins are once again - The post appeared first on newsbtc


pymnts.com - In finance, now comes automated, embedded supervision. Maybe. To that end, the Bank for International Settlements (BIS) said in a paper titled “Embedded ...


BusinessWorld Online - WELLS FARGO & Co. said on Tuesday it will pilot its own digital currency powered by blockchain to help move cash across borders and between branches in ...


Cointelegraph - American e-commerce giant Overstock is working on the liberalization of its planned digital dividend shares trading.


CoinDesk - The Litecoin Foundation is putting its capital to work, lending at interest through another cryptocurrency program. The Foundation has tapped the Celsius ...


- CMCC Global, a venture capital company focused on blockchain technology, announced today the launch of their Liberty Bitcoin Fund, an institutional-grade, single-asset passive tracker of bitcoin (BTC). The fund utilizes ANXONE Custody, a proprietary digital asset safekeeping solution with insured wallets provided by BC Group, a publicly-traded technology company in Hong Kong. “We’re thrilled to […] - -


Inc42 Media - Steering Committee on Fintech outlines blockchain applications in fintech, the deployment will take atleast 3 years, says Gartner. Read more.


Thehour.com - Revenue Per Person is an interesting metric to judge the likely success of a company. It's the total revenues, divided by the total number of full-time equivalent ...


Becker's Hospital Review - Pradeep Goel is the CEO of Solve.Care, a healthcare platform aimed at redefining care coordination.


BBN Times - In an almost indistinguishable landscape of funds, some managers are looking to the high-risk, high-reward world of cryptocurrencies for returns. But can ...


- IoTeX, a privacy and IoT-focused blockchain platform, announced today a new strategic investment from HashKey Capital, an affiliate of Hong Kong-based tech conglomerate HashKey Group, HashKey Capital manages a diverse portfolio of innovative companies in the blockchain and financial technology industries. HashKey’s investment and advisory will help IoTeX deliver their innovative platform to developers, enterprises, […] - -


PRNewswire - NEW YORK, Sept. 18, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Despite the turbulent road to mainstream awareness that cryptocurrencies have experienced around the globe, ...


Cointelegraph - Indian car manufacturer Tata Motors is planning to integrate blockchain solutions into its internal processes as part of a newly launched program for startups.


Worth - This story is part of Techonomy's original series about the evolution of money. Money is mankind's greatest innovation. It's the grease that keeps technology's ...


- Particl, a decentralized and privacy-focused ecosystem supported by an open-source platform built on P2P and blockchain, today announced the release of a private cold staking script on GitHub. The script is intended to be executed on staking nodes as a companion to the Partyman cold staking application, but can also be executed without Partyman being […] - -


New York Post - Overstock said Wednesday it will loosen a bizarre tangle of restrictions on a blockchain-based dividend that critics said was concocted by ex-chief Patrick Byrne ...


Cointelegraph - Catherine Raw, the North America COO of the largest gold mining firm in the world, Barrick Gold, said that she does not think cryptocurrencies are competitive ...


CoinDesk - Crypto exchange Binance is now explicitly positioning its Venus stablecoin project as a government-friendly alternative to Facebook's Libra, just a month after ...


Security Boulevard - Mac users can't ignore the need to protect their computers from malware with up-to-date anti-virus software and other security tools. CookieMiner ...


The Tokenist - Revolutionary technology can sometimes take over a decade to materialize and blockchain is no exception. In a recent opinion piece in MarketWatch, Brooke ...


Dexerto - The Apex Legends devs introduced the best look at the mysterious hacker Crypto after months of teases and hints for the upcoming character - and Respawn ...


Cryptopolitan –Latest reports reveal that the Australian police and law enforcing agencies have traced a crypto laundering syndicate — the criminal group involved in money laundering via untraceable assets which also include cryptocurrencies and digital currencies.


CryptoSlate –Ethereumis seeing an outstanding rally against Bitcoin—fueled by strong network fundamentals—while the overallaltcoinmarket sees some relief after months of bleeding.


WccfTech –The move marks a striking turn of events, as just this past July the bank issued a note saying that it would block cryptocurrency transactions from domestic banks. In its press release, the bank gives a nod to the fact that cryptocurrencies are here to stay and serve a purpose outside of normal fiat currencies.


Learn Bonds –More than a decade ago, Satoshi Nakamoto, the mysterious inventor of the modern-day crypto-hawala published his white paper,“Bitcoin: A Peer-to-Peer Electronic Cash System”. The choice of the term itself already alludes to something BitTorrent-like but for a kind of primitive techno-medieval coinage economy in the periphery of things.


Crowdfund Insider –The Chamber of Digital Commerce (CDC)bills itself as, “the world’s first and largest trade organization for the blockchain and digital asset community.” It is headquartered in Washington, DC.


Cryptopolitan –Blackstone CEO Steve Schwarzman appreciates blockchain technology yet believes that blockchain is unsuitable for applying to money.


Contract Pharma - Project spearheaded by Biogen and Pfizer explores how technology can address the growing demands of clinical trials.


The South African –Binance’s U.S. arm will go live with support for only six cryptocurrencies initially. These cryptocurrencies are Bitcoin (BTC), Ether (ETH), XRP, Bitcoin Cash (BCH), Litecoin (LTC) and Tether (USDT).


TechBullion – Founded in 2016,BitSonaris an innovative investment fund that uses cutting edge algorithms and quantum architecture. The company is unique in the sense that it is one of the only funds to publicly display the returns provided to investors.


Coinspeaker –At CFTC, Coinbase’s Dorothy D. DeWitt will be responsible for the supervision of derivatives platforms, including bitcoin futures, swap data repositories, as well as for the evaluation of the new platform-traded products.


Decrypt –The appointment of former IMF chief Christine Lagarde to the European Central Bank signals a potential shift in the bank’s approach to cryptocurrencies.


CryptoSlate –Balaji Srinivasan, the former CTO ofCoinbaseand general partner at Andreessen Horowitz, discussed the future of emerging technologies such as crypto and VR.


TheBlock –The following transcript is taken from episode twenty of The Scoop, The Block’s first podcast.


ZDNet - Crypto-mining malware returns to take the crown as today's most prevalent malware threat.


Fortune –Thieves can frequently steal cryptocurrency because the underlying technology for digital currency requires the Internet for tracking transactions—and nearly anything online can be hacked.


BraveNewCoin –The bear market of 2018 led to dismal returns for crypto hedge funds, but a report suggests institutional investors have continued to invest.


- Factom Protocol, the open-source, enterprise-grade, developer-friendly blockchain protocol, today announced that one of its 26 Authority Node Operators (ANO) De Facto has launched a new product, Factom PRO. Factom PRO, a cloud blockchain portal for securing business data, allows users to store data on the Factom Protocol, and is anchored to the Bitcoin and Ethereum […] - -


Opolis received a grant from MakerDAO to integrate its Dai cryptocurrency into its decentralized employer ecosystem for payroll and benefits.


Newswire - Educating yourself in cryptocurrency so you can begin trading in it is a great way to invest your money.


Cryptonews - In its most recent move, Weiss Ratings, the financial ratings agency, downgraded Litecoin and Cardano , while Monero was upgraded.


Blockchain goes extra-terrestrial  Financial TimesAn other-worldly blockchain press release crash-landed into the our inbox this week. It contained some somewhat sigh-enducing sentences such as:.


CryptoNewsZ - IOTA recently released IOTA Chronicle, which is going to be the Permanode solution. This will help the Node owners to store their IOTA transactions in the ...


CoinDesk - Germany's government has passed a new strategy outlining the ways the leading EU state is planning to use blockchains. Approved by Chancellor Angela ...


Becker's Hospital Review - Precision medicine and biotechnology company Macrogen was granted a patent Sept. 17 for blockchain-based data-sharing technology.


Vancouver, British Columbia–(Newsfile Corp. – September 18, 2019) – NetCents Technology Inc. (CSE:NC) (OTCQB:NTTCF) (Frankfurt: 26N) (“NetCents” or the “Company”). Accelerating its pace for market adoption and integration, NetCents has signed its 40thpartnership agreement. Following on the heels of NetCents’ 20thpartner announcement in February, NetCents is pleased to announce the signing of its 40thpartnership agreement. A doubling of its partners in such a short period of time reflects the Company’s aggressive trajectory to accelerate partner growth and keep pace with merchant adoption of cryptocurrency. This growth demonstrates the increased willingness of merchants to ... - - - - Get latest on bitcoin, ethereum, initial coin offerings, ICOs, ethereum and all other cryptocurrencies. Learn How to trade on cryptocurrency exchanges. - All content provided by Crypto Currency News is subject to our and .


Hollywood Reporter - How Brock Pierce ended up as a Jeffrey Epstein guest along with a NASA computer engineer, an MIT professor of electrical engineering and a Nobel laureate in ...


Reinsurance News - Arch Insurance UK, a division of Arch Insurance International, has partnered with global re/insurance brokerage Marsh on a new solution designed to.


FXStreet - The fourth-largest bank in the world by market capitalization announced the plans to launch a pilot version of its own blockchain-based cryptocurrency.


CryptoNewsZ - Moscow court ordered on September 16th that Igor Musatov is to be detained for one month in accusations of $800,000 fraud in cryptocurrencies. The CEO of a ...


Pensions & Investments - Smart securities have the potential to reshape how private institutional investments are made without the concern posed by cryptocurrencies.


Bitcoin is under pressure to deliver as the Federal Reserve expects to deliver fresh rate cuts upon the conclusion of its two-day meeting this Wednesday. The benchmark cryptocurrency slipped by $14, or 0.14 percent, to $10,171.17 past London noon session. That marked its sixth consecutive day in negative territory, with a total plunge coming a - The post appeared first on newsbtc


Crowdfund Insider - The US Army's Contracting Command (ACC) division in New Jersey took proposals this summer from providers of cloud-based blockchain forensics services.


EUobserver - The German federal government has passed a blockchain strategy designed to unlock the potential of this new technology, in both Germany and Europe, and ...


newsBTC - Bitopia, considered by some analysts, 'a major fin-tech surprise of 2019', has launched recently and is fast becoming the biggest buzz amongst bitcoin.


CryptoNewsZ - Stellar price escalation has astounded the traders. The marvelous yet unexpected jump has taken the coin to the trading price of $0.0687. The traders are eyeing ...


The three women behind Israeli investment platform iAngels are promoting crypto adoption by connecting with traditional investors.


InvestorIdeas.com - September 18, 2019 (Investorideas.com Newswire) GK8's custodian technology is already helping to securely manage digital assets for clients such as the ...


Mobile World Live - Members of The Carrier Blockchain Study Group (CBSG), including SoftBank, Sprint and Indonesian operator Telin, thrashed out the details of commercial use ...


Cointelegraph - IBM, Citibank and video game giant Ubisoft have joined Singapore-based blockchain accelerator Tribe Accelerator.


Business Insider - ClearScore is launching a blockchain-based identity verification and data marketplace, dubbed RomanAgora, to reduce credit application fraud.


BTCNN - HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC), the UK's tax authority, sent out requests to several top cryptocurrency exchanges last month, for information regarding their ...


Insurance Business UK - Arch Insurance (UK) Limited has collaborated with Marsh to roll out what is described as the first offering of its kind to be placed in the specie insurance market.


Self-proclaimed bitcoin inventor Craig Wright has entered settlement talks with the estate of Dave Kleiman, a firm which sued him for $10 billion. A September 17 filing in Florida district court shows that both Wright and Kleiman estate have asked the judge to grant them a 30-day deadline. The parties have signed a non-binding agreement - The post appeared first on newsbtc


Globes - The Israeli company's technology is already securely managing digital assets for clients such as the social trading and multi asset brokerage company eToro.


PRNewswire - NEW YORK, Sept. 18, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Curv, the cryptography pioneer securing the digital economy, continues to enable customers to adopt, use, trade ...


After a 14-day extension, Craig Wright now wants 30 more days to pay 500K Bitcoin to Dave Kleiman’s estate


The online retail giant is to drop trading restrictions for its digital asset-based dividendinstigated by former CEO Patrick Byrne.


Decrypt - Binance.US, the American arm of crypto exchange behemoth Binance, opened doors to new signups today. 13 states will be excluded.


- Zilliqa, the high-throughput blockchain platform, announced today it has partnered with ChainSecurity, a blockchain security provider, to develop a host of security tools and resources for the Zilliqa ecosystem. With the project’s existing emphasis on smart contract safety, evidenced by its secure-by-design smart contract language, Scilla, the collaboration looks to address the need for greater […] - -


Fortune - Catherine Raw acknowledges gold is losing its appeal among younger investors. She wants to fix that.


- TronWallet Play, an open-source p2p desktop wallet platform for TRON (TRX), has announced support for bitcoin (BTC) in its latest release. TronWallet Play is the desktop version of the application and is available for Linux, macOS, and Windows. The desktop wallet is a full ecosystem that goes beyond the typical functions of sending and receiving […] - -


Bitcoin News - While tax laws on cryptocurrency vary by jurisdiction, there are many useful tools to help you calculate crypto taxes, lower your tax liabilities, and simplify your ...


FXStreet - The second-largest cryptocurrency with the current market capitalization of $21.4 billion stopped within a whisker of critical $200.00 during early As.


The Next Web - Cybersecurity researchers have profiled a hacking crew named “Panda” believed to have amassed roughly $90,000 worth of cryptocurrency via remote access ...


AiThority - ArcBlock, a leading blockchain platform, and 3.0 ecosystem held its live Blockchain Odyssey event "BUIDL for the Future" in Shanghai, China.


PC Gamer - Respawn started teasing Apex Legends' mysterious hacker, Crypto, all the way back in June, and while the developer remains tight-lipped when it comes to the ...


Financial Post - Industry leading cryptocurrency brokerage implements additional financial controls to ensure the security of customer fundsNewton Crypto Ltd. (“Newton”), ...


The South African - Bitcoin continues to struggle around the $10200 resistance while several altcoins see notable gains. Here are your latest cryptocurrency news and prices.


The crypto market has seen its craziest day in months. As Bitcoin (BTC) price flatlined, steadying at $10,250, altcoins absolutely skyrocketed. As seen in the chart from Coin360 below, cryptocurrencies, save for Bitcoin and a few other stragglers, effectively went vertical, showing a bout of strength on a caliber that was reminiscent of 2017’s bull - The post appeared first on newsbtc


With the recent launch of regulated crypto offerings such as PAXG and BUSD on the market, the global digital currency landscape appears to be rapidly evolving


Cointelegraph - A group of global coffee companies teamed up to launch a platform for tracking coffee using IBM's blockchain solution in early 2020.


People with less knowledge about cryptocurrency are the most likely to be positive on its future, according to research from Dutch bank ING.


Finance Magnates - Cryptocurrency exchange Bitfinex released a statement on Wednesday saying that it is relaunching Tokinex as Bitfinex Token Sales – a platform for the issuance ...


GlobeNewswire - TORONTO, Sept. 18, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Graph Blockchain Inc. ("Graph" or "Company") (CSE: GBLC) announces that it will not be proceeding with ...


Plattsburgh Press Republican - PLATTSBURGH — News on local cryptocurrency mining has been quiet, but residents near Power Dam Way said they can't say the same for the noise level.


Stellar (XLM) leads renewed altcoin boom while Bitcoin fails to prove its bullish intentions


The Hustle - Wells Fargo just announced it will launch a US dollar-linked stablecoin, making it the latest financial titan to get in on cryptocurrency.


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Bloomberg - We will not allow private companies' to issue currency, finance minister says.


Wyoming Tribune - LARAMIE – About five new “blockchain banks” could bring as much as $20 billion in assets into Wyoming by summer 2020 as applications open for the new type ...


GlobeNewswire - Calgary-based blockchain provider will deploy and demonstrate an automated blockchain solution for AFE balloting for an oil and gas blockchain consortium, ...


Bitcoin’s volatility has hit the lowest level in over four months – a price squeeze that may force a big move either way.


Open Access Government - Dave Elzas, CEO, Geneva Management Group discusses the role of blockchain in the fight against financial crime: could it prevent another Bernie Madoff?


Diginomica - Clothing-as-a-*Service* - Hudson's Bay's latest retail gambit.


Tunf.com News - Recently, two threat analysts found a new Linux malware that keeps their cryptocurrency mining operations hidden on the affected computers. In a publicati The post appeared first on news.tunf..


ZDNet - Balkan organized crime groups in the UK are using fintech for money-laundering schemes.


FXStreet - Huobi Group, a Singapore-based company behind one of the largest cryptocurrency exchanges in the world, announced the plans to launch a platform for.


Blooloop - The British Museum and Samsung have reopened the new SDDC, also announcing 35000 places for school children across the UK to virtually visit.


Keith Mali Chung, a Nigeria-based cryptocurrency educator, has returned 7.88 BTC that was mistakenly transferred to his wallet


Eurogamer.net - If you're playing Apex over the next few days, keep your eyes peeled in the Labs area of King's Canyon for your first proper glimpse of Crypto - the hacker ...


AutomotiveIT International - ZF Friedrichshafen, IBM and UBS are teaming up to build a blockchain-based automotive transaction platform. The companies said in a press release that the ...


ETF.com - Grayscale Investments' Michael Sonnenshein shares his thoughts on bitcoin and his firm's bitcoin fund.


Cointelegraph - ABBC Foundation revealed massive upgrades to its blockchain and wallet *service* last month. These improvements are vital in bringing the key components of ...


CoinGeek - The Air Force has explored ways to use blockchain in relation to data management and the Army Contracting Command is now looking to test the waters.


Computerworld - Facebook's plans to launch its own Libra cryptocurrency next year is getting resistance from France and Germany who have promised to block it and plan to ...


Craig Wright, the entrepreneur who controversially claims he is Satoshi Nakamoto, is moving to settle the $10 billion Kleiman court case.


FXStreet - The fourth-largest bank in the United States is preparing to test the working on its own developed cryptocurrency. However, the digital asset will not.


Cryptopolitan - SpaceChain, the blockchain startup who came up with this revolutionary idea of setting blockchain nodes into orbit, will be funded by the European Space ...


27% of respondents think cryptocurrencies are controlled by a central authority, a new ING survey reveals


Verdict - Blockchain satellite technology startup SpaceChain has received a grant from the European Space Agency to develop commercial uses for its technology.


TechNode - Malta-based cryptocurrency exchange Binance has invested in Chinese cryptocurrency media entity Mars Finance for an undisclosed amount in a funding round ...


Germany’s new blockchain strategy, passed today, aims to prevent the launch of alternative currencies such as Facebook’s Libra


CryptoPotato - As been written on the previous price analysis, Bitcoin's trading range is getting tighter and tighter. The king of cryptocurrencies is not used for.


eeNews Europe - Intrinsic ID has joined forces with Guardtime to design a blockchain-based security architecture for a renewable energy trading system.


Ledger Insights - On September 6, Pakistan's Faysal Bank (FBL) announced a partnership with Ripple to use RippleNet. The Karachi-based bank will be adopting Ripple's ...


AllStocks - OKEx Korea, an international cryptocurrency exchange, notified in a statement originally made on 10th September that it will cease to support five cryptocu.


The Next Web - Were you thinking that cryptocurrency mass adoption was just around the corner? Well, think again. A recent study from ING has found it's a way off yet.


Bobby Lee, co-founder and ex-CEO of China's first crypto exchange BTCC, says the Chinese have always seen Bitcoin as an investment rather than as a payment system


CoinDesk - The U.S. arm of cryptocurrency exchange Binance is opening for registration and deposits on Wednesday. The platform will go live supporting just six ...


Corporate IT - Gartner predicts distributed ledger tech fragmentation to increase, and collapse into no more than four dominant standards in the next few years. Print. Print. Pro.


Ledger Insights - The Carrier Blockchain Study Group a consortium of telecoms companies led by TBCASoft and Softbank plans to launch a mobile wallet payment project next ...


Bloomberg - Sustainability-minded millennials are increasingly demanding to know where their morning cup of joe comes from, and some of the world's top coffee companies ...


Diginomica - The ICBF has worked with consultants at Version 1 to find an innovative new way to collect information from retailers and end consumers about what makes a ...


SpaceChain seals €60,000 from the European Space Agency to commercially develop its satellite-powered, multi-sig blockchain wallet


Bitcoin can protect my money from gov’t theft, says Snowden


Bitcoin price heading to $20k on fiat weakness, says BitMEX CEO


Cointelegraph - Cryptocurrency exchange Binance.US opens accounts registration on Wednesday, excluding New York, Washington, Florida and 10 more states.


Ledger Insights - This week the Bank for International Settlements (BIS), the organization owned by 60 central banks, published a paper entitled “Embedded supervision: how to ...


Crypto Briefing - Recently, seven Asian blockchain projects participated in a symposium to discuss the future of blockchain in China, and interoperability.


AiThority - BitHarp Group Limited is delighted to announce the launch of two new high-performance liquid mining rigs capable of delivering excellent.


AMBCrypto - As Bitcoin reaches a critical point after months of coiling up, things are getting mildly heated with speculation of a breakout in the cryptospace. Bitcoin's breakout ...


CoinGeek - Three virtual currency exchanges in the Philippines province of Cagayan have been suspended by local authorities, in order to allow for more thorough due ...


EIN News - AMERICA, September 18, 2019 /EINPresswire.com/ -- On September 16, ZB.com officially opened LVN trading at 14:00pm (Beijing Time) with an opening price ...


Micky News - It is shaping up to be a big news week for Binance as CEO Changpeng "CZ" Zhao announced Monday on Twitter that six announcements were lined up for the ...


CoinGeek - Deloitte has become the latest major global firm to experiment with cryptocurrency, following the launch of a scheme which allows staff to buy lunch in crypto.


CoinGeek - Former Russian ice hockey player Igor Musatov has been arrested for his involvement in an alleged cryptocurrency scam, according to the Russian informati The post appeared first on coingeek..


PRNewswire - HARWELL, England, Sept. 18, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- ESA Business Applications and Space Solutions, under its Kick-start Activity program, has awarded ...


ING Think - Our latest ING International Survey shows stark differences in sentiment towards cryptocurrencies. While a minority are enthusiastic about their future, most pe...


Bitcoin price is trading in a range below the $10,300 and $10,400 resistances against the US Dollar. The price is struggling to gain momentum above $10,300 and the 100 hourly SMA. There is a key breakout pattern forming with support near $10,200 on the hourly chart of the BTC/USD pair (data feed from Kraken). The - The post appeared first on newsbtc


Forex Crunch - Most major altcoins are growing rapidly, while Bitcoin stays paralyzed in a tight range below $10,300. The total market capitalization of alll digital assets in ...


ING Think - What used to be considered futuristic money is starting to feel more real for consumers. That's just one of the findings from the latest ING International S...


Korea Biomedical Review - Macrogen and Psomagen said that they have registered a patent for its blockchain-based data-sharing technology with the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office.


CoinDesk - Crypto exchange Huobi is expanding to Argentina as cryptocurrencies gain acceptance in the region as a hedge against the infamous inflationary peso.


Cryptopolitan - Russian former ice hockey winger Igor Musatov has been arrested in Moscow over an illegal Bitcoin trade and purportedly cheating a businessperson, Crime ...


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