06 May '13, 2pm

Bitcoin: The Alternate Currency of Repressed Regimes?

Download Podcast | iTunes | Podcast Feed On today’s edition of Coffee and Markets , Brad Jackson is joined by Francis Cianfrocca to discuss Warren Buffet’s assessment of the bond market, Bitcoin’s shadow economy in Argentina and the online attacks that are rocking the currency. We’re brought to you by Stephen Clouse and Associates and The Heritage Foundation’s Morning Bell . If you’d like to email us, you can do so at bjackson[at]coffeeandmarkets.com. We hope you enjoy the show. Related Links: Big VC Says Bitcoin Is ‘Gold 2.0. It’s a Huge, Huge, Huge Deal’ Bitcoin’s Promise In Argentina Study: 45 percent of Bitcoin exchanges end up closing Bad news for Bitcoin: CoinLab sues Mt. Gox for $75M after partnership fails Follow Brad on Twitter Follow Ben on Twitter Follow Francis on Twitter Subscribe to The Transom The hosts and guests of Coffee and Markets speak only for ourselv...

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reuters.com 06 May '13, 10pm

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