Sites which allow for the conversion of Bitcoins to various world currencies as well as alternate crypto-currencies.

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How can I convert my Bitcoin to Western Union urgently?

I tried posting in some forums but got no replies. Is there any reputable exchanger out there that can send me Western Union transaction for my Bitcoins? It's not a big amount and I don't mind paying ...
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How much does it effectively cost to purchase currency at an exchange?

If I buy crypto-currency at, for example, Kraken, how much does it effectively cost me to buy it and move it to another wallet or exchange?
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What is needed to get listed on a currency exchange website?

I have no desire to become a licensed MSB/Money Service Business. That said, what considerations should I have when creating a new virtual currency to be listed on Coinbase, Bitstamp, etc?
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What's the best way to transfer bitcoins between two exchanges

I'd like to transfer bitcoins in my Kraken account to my Poloniex account. What would be the best (a.k.a. cheapest) way to do that? Thanks in advance
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Which Bitcoin exchanges publish proof of reserves?

I am tired of fractional reserve exchanges continuing to run with account holders eventually holding the bag. Which exchanges publish proof of reserves. Real time proof with blockchain addresses ...
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Coin Exchange Profits

I've seen plenty of people looking into setting up coin exchanges. I'm also interested in the development of cyptocurrencies and think it might be a good idea to get involved in the business ...
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I tried to use bitcoin to buy ethereum and failed, what will happen now?

I tried to use some at the shifty exchange in the ethereum app, just for research. I sent money to the provided payment adress, but I think I included a to small fee. My payment is now uncofirmed and ...
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Good informational material on BTC trading? Market vs limit?

I just signed up on Gemini, and I have to admit that I have no idea what I'm doing. Is there any place I can study up on how this works?
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Can I send Bitcoins without a wallet

How can I send bitcoins to someone, without having to purchase them first or set up a wallet? I'm looking for a service that will send N bitcoins to a given address. I pay them with my credit card or ...
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How to correctly get real-time trading data from exchanges such as Kraken?

I'm trying to gather real-time trading data from several exchanges. Some exchanges provide websockets, which works great. Others, such as Kraken, don't. For Kraken, in particular, I'm calling: https:/...
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Is there any site and/or service that provides historical trade data for most exchanges?

Looking, for example, at Kraken's API - seems like there is no way to get the whole historical trades of a trading pair. Is there any service that provides such information in an API-friendly format? ...
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Transaction ID not found- Status still unconfirmed

I tried to make a transaction back to my bitstamp account on 23.02.2016 but it has not been received. the Transaction ID from Bitcoin Core is the following: ...
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Legality of converting bitcoin to euros

Let's say someone running a black market online gained hundreds bitcoins and wants to turn them in euros or dollars. There are a lot of legal websites to do this like btc-e, virwox, coinimal and so on....
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How do I keep my transaction from my CC to Bitcoin anonymous

I am trying to move some of my money from my Credit Card and turn it into Bitcoin. I just want to know if that transaction can be kept anonymous. Will my CC company receive and info of money being ...
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Transaction ID not found- Status still unconfirmed after a month?

I did a transaction back to my bitstamp account on 23.02.2016 but it has not been received. Transaction ID: 1886e0c49ba43a842043fc84358a05d3faf69468c1547e1d2ef3e030b929f834 I do have the blockchain ...
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what's the difference of the two trading engines?

Hi was reading through the wiki about exchanges, https://en.bitcoin.it/wiki/Trading_bitcoins it looks there are two kinds of them, what's the difference?
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Crypto-currency interoperability

My question is about Bitcoin, Litecoin and Ripple, to which other currencies (crypto-currency and regular) they can be exchanged? Are they exchangeable with any currency or can each one be exchanged ...
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How are Fees Charged at Kraken Exchange?

How are fees charged when I initiate a trade? Are they subtracted from my order's volume? Are the fees applied separately from my account's balance? Can I set the currency I want my fees to be ...
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Is there any come back when an exchange goes bust?

I had .95btc in cryptsy. The exchange is now bust with intermittent updates from 'big Vern'. The authorities don't seem to care, fellow crypto enthusiasts just say things like, 'oh how stupid, ...
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Searching for EUR exchange with high trading volume

I'm currently trading on kraken.com which works perfectly fine. Now I want to discover other EUR exchanges which have good reputation, a relatively high trading volume and preferably low trading fees. ...
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Algorithmic trading python library?

I am starting to do Algorithmic trading in cryptocurrencies using Python libraries. Most exchanges have RESTful APIs that make it easy to write you own code and get started. However, I would like to ...
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Are there any complete Bitcoin systems?

It seems to me that to keep Bitcoin both decentralized and secure, the whole of the Bitcoin process should ultimately depend on each user, or rather, that the involvement of each user should ...
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Will buy and sell offers from one trader be matched with each other?

If one user made a buy and a sell order at the same time, would they be matched with each other or remain pending?
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BitCoin Exchanges - Studies on Seasons and Cycles?

I have posted this question as an addition to my previous one. I'm looking for studies, articles or blog posts on the seasons and cycles of BitCoin Exchanges - it doesn't matter which one in ...
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BitCoin Price Index -Studies on Relation to Network Hashrate and Block Difficulty?

Are there any available studies, articles or blog posts on this topic? I am currently working on a market analysis including major bitcoin exchanges and the bitcoin price index. I'm specifically ...
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Is Bitcoin's value the same, country to country? If not, which valuation is correct?

Does a bitcoin have the same value in every country? Is it not like real money that we use in real life? Does it have a different value in every country?
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Is there any way to buy bitcoins online without a fee?

I'm new to bitcoins, and my experience is from something like E*Trade buying on the NASDAQ, so that's my frame of reference. I paid a small broker fee for every buy or sell, and I trusted the exchange ...
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BTC Exchanges and Counterparty Risk

I'm doing research on the above topic, but so far haven't found any or at the most only limitedly valuable articles/data published in recent time (past 6 months). What I'm interested in is how users ...
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How To Buy Bitcoins On BTC-e (USA)

BTC-e doesn't appear to allow USA wires from banks, and it has other options like MoneyPolo or OKPAY, neither of which allow USA customers either. I've seen bitcoin traders arbitrage trade using US ...
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Can I exchange BTC from CoinBase?

I have read the articles in the BitCoin website and I thought of implementing the BitCoin payment method in my website. I registered at a payment processor website called "CoinBase". Unfortunately ...
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Exchange Transaction/Widthrawal Fees - i don't get it

Guys i am trying to understand how does a 'transaction fee' work and 'widthrawal fee' work on all BTC Exchanges. Let's simply things and assume i want to BUY BTC on an Exchange that has 0.45% fee for ...
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Bitcoin market hours (open/close prices)

If Bitcoin trading never stops then what does it mean when news sites and others talk about bitcoin opening or closing at a certain price, and why is this terminology used? Could two people mean ...
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How do I transfer altcoins from cryptsy to bittrex?

How do i transfer altcoins from cryptsy to bittrex? Bittrex says this if i open generate the deposit address - When depositing, please send your message unencrypted. If the message is not included ...
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Is there a liquidity aggregator service for bitcoins?

I would like to check quotes from multiple bitcoin exchanges in a single, aggregated place. Is there such a service or at least something in that direction out there? Or do I have to connect to each ...
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(Bither) how can i send my bitcoins?

i downloaded Bither as my virtual wallet and added bitcoins in a Hot Wallet Address. But when i try to send bitcoins, i can't. i fill the address, the amount of bitcoins and i type my password but ...
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Bitcoin current price and lack of volatility make it impossible to make a market on exchanges

I was checking Coinbase, the US bitcoin exchange. Their exchange fee to remove liquidity is 0.25%. That means if I get hit at $238.00 (bought) I can only exit (sell) aggressively for a profit above $...
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What drives the price of bitcoin, in other words, what makes it go up or down?

I am interested in knowing what kind of events and news have a direct impact on the bitcoin prices besides the raw supply and demand.
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How do on-line wallet or bitcoin exchanges usually secure their private keys?

I suppose they're kept encrypted as not to do so would be the equivalent as saving plaintext passwords. I heard most of them keep a percentage of the funds in cold storage, but then isn't it ...
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How can I send altocoins from a long wallet adress 24-30 characters to a short wallet address that most exchanges have?

HI I have a 24 to 20 character long adress made for dash coins and Iam noticing all of the exchanges and the newer wallets give me a shorter adress when I atempt to send from miner gate or from my ...
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Get blockchain info for exchange transaction

I'm sorry in advanced if this questions are dumb but here goes ... Does all buy/sell bitcoin related transactions made in exchanges get logged in the blockchain? if so can they be found and/or ...
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How may I get paid with a free bitcoin website?

In what ways may I monetize a website which offers free and accurate real time Bitcoin exchange and BTC market meta data? In this particular case the purpose and the business model the website was ...
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Do foreign bitcoin exchanges need to be liscensed in every US state?

I read something about this, but it seems pretty unenforceable. I understand US-exchanges need to be liscened as money transmitters in every state, but how can US states fine a foreign entity for ...
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Is there an exchange for trading the future output of ethereum rigs?

Is there an altcoin exchange where (Primary market) a miner can sell fractions of the output of their rig over a certain future time period? (Secondary market) a trader can sell the rights to ...
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Fees when using leverage

I have been wondering how trading fees are actually calculated e.g. Kraken takes 0,35% of every trade. Does this fee apply both when I buy bitcoins and later when I sell them? Furthermore if I choose ...
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Is there a comprehensive list of altcoins protocols natively supporting Multisigs?

For cybersecurity risk reasons, I desire to stay away from trading such coins on all exhanges not supporting multisig. Albeit, it is another matter for exchanges to support Multisig for such altcoins, ...
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Is there a legal way and free way to open a Bitcoin exchange in the United States?

I've been doing some reading on the state of starting a Bitcoin exchange in the United States, and I have a couple of unanswered questions. 1) What are the legal fees and process for starting a ...
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are there other sites similiar to coinbase and circle.com

does anyone know of any other bitcoin wallet sites that offer the same instant usd to bitcoin exchange services, such as coinbase and circle.com? I must also be able to withdraw instantly to a linked ...
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Is there a service providing historical data for crypto exchanges?

I mean not just prices but candlestick and other data that usually is available on FX platforms?
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What regulations are in place for Bitcoin in California?

I'm looking for information on Bitcoin regulation for companies. Since Bitcoin is commodity, if you are a company and selling bitcoins you need to have license. What are the licenses and regulators ...
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Exchanges whose websites use EV SSL certs?

What are all the Bitcoin exchanges whose websites have an Extended Validation (EV) SSL cert? EV certs appear green in Firefox. This is what Circle's looks like: The only exchanges that have EV ...