ShapeShift CEO Erik Voorhees Wants Whole World in Crypto’s Big Tent

ShapeShift CEO Erik Voorhees Wants Whole World in Crypto’s Big Tent

TweetShareBy CCN: With the bitcoin price trading above $8,000 once again, the mainstream financial media has once again taken an interest in cryptocurrencies. ShapeShift CEO and Founder Erik Voorhees was featured in an interview with Bloomberg where he confronted the bitcoin bubble debate and regulation. While the ecosystem is evolving since Voorhees first entered the…

Dow Nosedives While Biden Schemes to ‘Save the World’ from Trump

Dow Nosedives While Biden Schemes to ‘Save the World’ from Trump

TweetShareBy CCN: The Dow stumbled toward a brutal pullback on Thursday after the index’s third-largest stock cratered following another bout of earnings mayhem. Meanwhile, the US presidential contest is heating up, with Joe Biden vowing to “save the world” from Donald Trump, and the president nakedly mocking the ex-VP’s intelligence.Dow Gets Pummeled as Third-Largest Stock…

Italy’s Trump-Bashing Ex-PM Yearns for When Obama Ruled the World

Italy’s Trump-Bashing Ex-PM Yearns for When Obama Ruled the World

TweetShareAs prime minister of between 2014 and 2016, Matteo Renzi was an unmitigated disaster for Italy. Fortunately, his incompetence and socialist ideology ensured that Italians not only showed him the door but also left his Partito Democratico (Democratic Party) politically annihilated. Now, the has-been is nostalgic of a bygone age when elites and globalists were…

Spain is the Healthiest Country in the World; Cuba Trumps the US

Spain is the Healthiest Country in the World; Cuba Trumps the US

TweetShareA few surprises to come out of Bloomberg’s Healthiest Countries report this year.Great news for those of you who dig olive oil, rice, and octopus. Not so much if you’re into calzone or spaghetti bolognese. Oh, and if Chipotle is your go-to meal source, beware–the U.S. and Mexico dropped a few spots this year to…

Keep Your Hands Off Cryptocurrency, Economist Tells World Governments

Keep Your Hands Off Cryptocurrency, Economist Tells World Governments

Advertisement Prominent economist and editorial director of the American Institute for Economic Research (AEIR), Jeffrey Tucker, has urged governments and central banks around the world to let go of the idea of creating state-backed cryptocurrencies and instead focus on the soundness of the fiat system and the banking system. “Leave Crypto Alone” In an editorial…