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What are the limits for European banks to allow crypto trading?

What became clear last couple of years, is that European banks want to restrict crypto trading. Here are some examples: Santander UK started to block sending money to exchanges completely. Belgian ...
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Where can I see a ranking of last 3 months change of top 100 cryptos? [closed]

I can easily find change of last 7 days in percentage for top cryptos on coinmarketcap.com and coingecko.com and so forth but after some Google searches, it seemed hard to find anything relevant for &...
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Coinbase - converted BTC to Euros but now Euro amount has changed [closed]

Recently I converted some of my BTC to Euros on Coinbase. I needed €5000 euros exactly. The fee was €74.50, ok fine. That left me with €4925.50. I haven't made one transaction since, but logged in now ...
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How do I get my bitcoin from exchange and put it on the bitcoin network (blockchain)? and how do i do something similar with ethereum?

Currently my bitcoin is store in Exchange. I wonder if I should simply generate bitcoin address and private key in BitAddress and send to this address and safely store the keys that was generated. But ...
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Are the transactions displayed on "BitListen" really accurate?

Over the years, whenever there's unusual Bitcoin activity, I look at: https://www.bitlisten.com/ But can these transactions really be accurate? I just saw numerous 100+ BTC ones, and just now a ...
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Is there any Cryto exchange that supports automatic sale when profit above X % and buy again when price drop to previous price and repeat this cycle? [closed]

I am new to bitcoins I got a new idea in short selling bitcoins That is , imagine the price of 1 BTC = $1000 I will buy 0.5 BTC for $500 Now I will wait till the price increased by 10% that is , ...
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Opening a short position on Kraken requires BTC to begin with? [closed]

Suppose I have US Dollars on Kraken and no BTC. And suppose I expect the Bitcoin price to drop a bit (which I don't, but suppose) so I would want to speculate and take a short position. Is this ...
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How do I interpret Bittrex's minimum trade size?

The following description from https://bittrex.zendesk.com/hc/en-us/articles/360001473863-Bittrex-Trading-Rules confuses me: All cryptocurrency orders placed on the Bittrex platform are subject ...
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What are the benefits of running a crypto exchange website? [closed]

Getting straight to the question. Say I want to run a cryptocurrency exchange platform where people could come and buy/sell Bitcoin or Altcoin. The way I understood I have to partner up with a Bank in ...
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Coinbase "convert" API?

I use the convert functions at coinbase to take advantage of market changes to increase my position amounts. This weekend I am going to write a php script that tracks the available conversion pairs ...
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What are the common cases of disputes where buyer is found guilty in cryptocurrency trade?

I am working on dispute management of crytocurrency trade and I am new in this field. I want to know what are the cases where a buyer is found guilty in a cryptocurrency trade whether it is on ...
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Is it possible to exchange Polish Zloty for Bitcoin with CoinFloor Exchange?

CoinFloor is an exchange that accepts deposits and withdrawals of fiat currencies EUR, GBP, USD and PLN. One can trade EUR, GBP and USD for bitcoin, but not PLN. In fact it doesn't seem possible to ...
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How do I buy Bitcoin with cash? [duplicate]

How do I buy Bitcoin with cash? I am Canadian, and have a lot of cash that I would like to convert to Bitcoin without using any banks. Can I do this?
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Effective way for transferring cryptocurrency money from one wallet to other

For example, I created a wallet on one trade platform. My friend has some money in some cryptocurrencies (BTC, ETH ...) for example. So here is my flow: friend's cryptocurrencies --(1)--> my ...
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How can I transfer my bitcoins from my wallet to a market place?

I got a bitcoin coupon as a gift. I got the bitcoins into my wallet (Bread). Now I would like to transfer those coins into a market place like eToro or similar to start by selling some of them. I ...
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Do I have to buy a full bitcoin to get the price increase?

If I buy half a bitcoin at $500 and the value of a bitcoin goes up to $1000, does that mean I earn 1 bitcoin or do I have to buy a full bitcoin to get the price increase? How does it work? Please give ...
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Any exchange available for using virtual cards like Payoneer? [closed]

Is there any bitcoin exchange available for trading bitcoin with virtual cards like payoneer? I know there is coinmama and locabitcoin, but they are mostly P2P. Is there something like cex.io ? ...
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Buying Ripple XRP with Bitcoin BTC

I have Bitcoin in my Coinbase wallet. I want to buy Ripple on another exchange since Coinbase does not trade Ripple. Do I copy and paste my Bitcoin alphanumeric key code from Coinbase to the other ...
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Looking for a place to buy bitcoin with a credit card [closed]

I'm trying to find a fast, reliable and secure place/service I can buy Bitcoins using a credit/debit card. I googled and saw a few websites but most are a little sketchy and the rest don't seem to ...
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How do I calculate a hypothetical trade? [closed]

Say I had 1 Bitcoin at the start of the trade yesterday @ 01-27 14:29 and the price was USD : 263.95872470902 So, I sold the whole Bitcoin at the average price Then @ 01-29 10:57 I bought ...
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Is it possible to buy and sell Bitcoin within minutes?

I am curious to know if it is possible to easily buy $5 of Bitcoin and sell it a few minutes later, trying to make mini profits for fun, or are the waiting times etc... Too long?
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Give bitcoin to user in web game

I want to make maze game. I have the idea to 'leave' bitcoins in some rooms and players can pickup it like a penny from the street. And question is how to do it?
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Any guidance to built Simple and Basic trade engine?

I want to know how the trade engine works, sites likes cryptsy seems to have trade engine to automate the trade process, At first coin-swap seems to have option for "Accept Trade", but now this also ...
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Creating trade engine steps [duplicate]

How cryptocoin trade engine works? I want to build a simple trade engine(trading bot) in ruby on rails for cryptocoins. Can anybody lead me through proper steps. I am a newbie to cryptocoins.
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How trade engine works? [closed]

How cryptocoin trade engine works? Is there any open source project available other than buttercoin. I want to build a simple trade engine in ruby on rails for cryptocoins. what are the essential ...
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How does cryptsy.com allocate trades for many orders with same price

How does cryptsy.com allocate trades for many orders with same price ? Orders can come from one or many accounts, my question applies to both situations, but it's obviously more interesting how they ...
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What precautions should i do to avoid being scammed for Bitcoins?

I am a modest follower of Bitcoins and other Altcoins though recently i was scammed by few fake and fraudulent online buyers in a few days time when trading for Bitcoins.I never been scammed for any ...
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BTC-e API clarifications

Considering the trade information reported here: https://btc-e.com/api/3/trades/btc_usd Do these refer to open orders, or to completed trades? If this shows only completed trades, does the API offer ...
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Unclear Trade Volumes on Bitcoin Charts

Many 'stats/charts' sites are reporting trade volumes, without ever specifying which trade volume they are referring to: Number of Sent Bitcoins / 24h (Transaction Volume) Number of Bitcoins sent to ...
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Order list or trades history Btce via api

Im trying to get my orders list or trades list via Btc-e Api but it always return 0 is bugged or what ? if (accountKey != null && accountSecret != null) { btcApi =...
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Earliest bitcoin forex & product purchases

How did bitcoin trade for conventional currency in the earliest days? Was there much demand to exchange it for conventional currencies, or were those who sold goods & services content with ...
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Where is the safest place to trade? Open account? Wallet? [closed]

I know nothing of bitcoin and would really appreciate any help and suggestions.
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What percentage of bitcoins are being traded/used on a regular basis?

Clearly a lot of BTC are being hoarded by either early adopters, or small scale speculators like myself, holding out to see what it's value is in 10 or so years. What percentage of bitcoins are ...
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Need an explanation as to why the exchange of BTC for USD is legal

Many have asked if the exchange of BTC for USD is legal, and they will cry "legal" and simultaneously cite FinCEN's regulations for a MSB. However, they never explain if an individual trading BTC ...
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What programs, websites or other applications leverage Mt Gox's API?

I'm looking for sample programs and apps that leverage Mt Gox and learning what they do. Is there such a list in existence? Links to the appropriate BitcoinTalk or Wiki page would be more than ...
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Will ripple automagically use the ordebook when finding a path?

I have a question regarding this scenario. A (test-gateway) 28000 XRP in balance B (user1) trust line with A for 1000 USD 400 XRP in balance C (user2) trust line with bitstamp for 100 BTC 400 ...
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Selling BTC from BitMinter

I have started mining with BitMinter.com and am nearing a complete bitcoin. I have searched for hours for my account/wallet address so I can move bitcoins from BitMinter to an exchange. I can't seem ...
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How do I get my cash back into dollars in Nicaraua? [closed]

Suppose I sell my house and get a pile of cash. The USA government wants to get some or all of my money if I try to move it to another country. That's not fair. It's mine and I already worked for it ...
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Documenting bitcoin cash buys

I've been trading BTC in the UK via bank transfer for a while now and may begin doing cash purchases soon. I've realised that it is critical I document the cash withdrawal as an expense so that I get ...
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Where do the dollars go?

This question seems to me to be such an obvious question, that it must be answered somewhere. As I understand it is necessary to buy bitcoins using dollars or some other currency. Where do those ...
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Is Wuala (LaCie) the largest company to accept Bitcoins?

I just found out that you can pay for Wuala with Bitcoins. They are owned by LaCie, who have a revenue of €351.8 million according to Wikipedia. I think this makes them by far the largest company to ...
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It is possible to build a P2P system to trade Bitcoins?

It is possible to build a peer-to-peer (similar to BitTorrent) system to trade Bitcoins? Well, the discussion pointed in the 1st answer is very similar to what I have in mind. But, I have some sub-...
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How hard is it to transfer money between Bitcoin exchanges?

Say I had a 100$ in a Mt.Gox account and wanted to send it to my TradeHill account, how hard is it to perform a transaction like that without going through a separate bank account? I'm mostly asking ...
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