Business > Market

CRYPTO INSIDER: Steve Bannon wants to make a 'deplorable coin'

5 days ago   |   By Business Insider

Welcome to Crypto Insider, Business Insider's roundup of all the bitcoin and cryptocurrency news you need to know today. Sign up here to get this email delivered direct to your inbox .
Steve Bannon wants in on the cryptocurrency craze.
Bannon, President Donald Trump's former chief strategist and the former head of the website Breitbart, has invested in bitcoin and is making plans to dive into the cryptocurrency markets with a group of academics at Harvard to launch a new cryptocurrency called "deplorables coin.
Here are the current crypto prices:
And today's news:
A tiny crypto firm making...
Read more ...

 

Steve Bannon buys into cryptocurrency, says he may create a ‘deplorables coin'

Steve Bannon buys into cryptocurrency, says he may create a ‘deplorables coin'

5 days ago   |   By National Post

WASHINGTON - Steve Bannon, 10 months removed from the job of chief strategist to President Donald Trump and five months after his ouster from the arch-conservative news site Breitbart News, is betting that bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies can disrupt banking the way Trump disrupted American politics.
Bannon won't reveal very much about his cryptocurrency plans - he worries that the controversy that comes with his name could have a bad impact on projects just getting off the ground.
But he has had private meetings with cryptocurrency investors and hedge funds where he has discussed...
Read more ...

 

Steve Bannon's New Master Plan For “Disruption” Is Very On Brand

Steve Bannon's New Master Plan For “Disruption” Is Very On Brand

5 days ago   |   By Slate

Stephen Bannon, President Trump's former chief strategist, is planning to get involved in cryptocurrency, according to a story Thursday from the New York Times. Bannon has been holding meetings between his investment firm Bannon & Company and cryptocurrency investors and hedge funds. He claims to have a “good stake” in bitcoin and sees the technology as “revolutionary” in “takcontrol back from central authorities.”
Read more ...

 

Steve Bannon is getting into cryptocurrency and has talked about creating 'deplorable coin'

Steve Bannon is getting into cryptocurrency and has talked about creating 'deplorable coin'

5 days ago   |   By Business Insider

Steve Bannon, President Donald Trump's former chief strategist, is getting into cryptocurrencies.
Bannon said he took a significant position in bitcoin and is considering creating a new cryptocurrency called "deplorable coin."
Bannon was introduced to cryptocurrencies by Brock Pierce, a former child actor in the "Mighty Ducks" movies.
Steve Bannon wants in on the cryptocurrency craze.
Bannon, President Donald Trump's former chief strategist and the former head of the far-right website Breitbart, has invested in bitcoin and is making plans to dive into the cryptocurrency markets according...
Read more ...

 


Search by Tags

   Market      Donald Trump      World      News      Bitcoin      Cryptocurrencies      Steve Bannon      Technology      Democrats  


Rachel Maddow breaks down in tears on air while reading about babies...

Rachel Maddow breaks down in tears on air while reading about babies detained at US border

MSNBC host Rachel Maddow broke down in tears on Tuesday night reporting on f amily separations at the US-Mexico border . A breaking story about "tender age" children being held... Read more ...

US poised to announce exit from UN human rights council after chief calls...

US poised to announce exit from UN human rights council after chief calls Trump border policy 'government-sanctioned child abuse'

President Donald Trump's administration is poised to exit the United Nations' Human Rights Council. Officials said Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and US Ambassador to the... Read more ...

Trump signals he's willing to back compromise immigration bill in...

Trump signals he's willing to back compromise immigration bill in closed-door meeting with Republicans

President Trump met with the entire House Republican Conference on Tuesday to discuss immigration legislation slated for a vote later this week. Trump backed both bills being... Read more ...

Former Trump campaign manager Corey Lewandowski taunts commentator who...

Former Trump campaign manager Corey Lewandowski taunts commentator who referenced a 10-year-old girl with Down Syndrome separated from her mother at the US-Mexico border

Corey Lewandowski, President Donald Trump's former campaign manager, appeared to mock an anecdote about a migrant 10-year-old girl with Down Syndrome who was reportedly... Read more ...

Trump campaign chief calls for Sessions to be fired, end to Mueller...

Trump campaign chief calls for Sessions to be fired, end to Mueller investigation

Brad Parscale, the campaign manager for President Donald Trump's 2020 reelection campaign in 2020, called for Attorney General Jeff Sessions to be fired and the Russia... Read more ...

A former ICE director warns Trump's 'zero-tolerance' policy could create...

A former ICE director warns Trump's 'zero-tolerance' policy could create 'thousands of immigrant orphans'

A former Obama-era immigration official warned the current "zero-tolerance" policy that has led to separating families at the border could result in families never being... Read more ...

Trump claims Canadians are smuggling shoes across the border because of high...

Trump claims Canadians are smuggling shoes across the border because of high tariffs, but that doesn't make sense with reality

President Donald Trump claimed Tuesday that Canadians are smuggling goods across the border from the US to avoid high Canadian tariffs. Trump also claimed Canadians are... Read more ...

Trump is about to walk into a minefield as Republicans scramble to figure...

Trump is about to walk into a minefield as Republicans scramble to figure out how to solve the immigration crisis

Senate Republicans held a closed-door meeting to hash out a legislative solution to the Trump administration's policy of separating asylum-seeking families at the US-Mexico... Read more ...

Senegal scored one of the most controversial goals of the World Cup when one...

Senegal scored one of the most controversial goals of the World Cup when one of its players ran back onto a wide-open field after an injury

Senegal's M'Baye Niang scored a controversial and confusing goal over Poland in the World Cup that was the difference-maker in the match. Niang was on the sidelines waiting to... Read more ...

Police investigating 'minor explosion' at Southgate Tube station in London

Police investigating 'minor explosion' at Southgate Tube station in London

Police are investigating following a "minor explosion" at Southgate Tube station in London, the Metropolitan Police said on Tuesday. It comes after a suspicious package was... Read more ...