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Bitcoin news: Will the cryptocurrency plummet? LIVE analysis | City & Business | Finance

Bitcoin fell more than 10 per cent on Wednesday, hinting the “biggest bubble of our lifetime” could be set to burst.  Bitcoin peaked at £14,251.01 on Monday, according to the CoinDesk exchange before decreasing to £13,221.59. The sharp drop in value by almost £1,500 has sparked fear amid investors as …

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Christmas shopping 2017: St Pancras competes for London shopping hotspot | City & Business | Finance

While growth slowed for the wider retail sector over 2016’s festive period, the tills at the iconic Grade 1-listed railway station rang out, bucking the trend with a 6.2 per cent increase. “This is now a destination in its own right, not just a station, an alternative to traditional locations …

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Children going cashless: Parents give pocket money via bank transfers | City & Business | Finance

The firm, which is part of MasterCard, said that 49 per cent of parents are interested in paying their children’s pocket money using mobile apps, online bank transfers and other digital systems. It also found that 16 per cent of parents nationally are already giving their children pocket money using …

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BITCOIN CASH NEWS: Luno Bitcoin members soar as price PLUMMETS on cryptocurrency | City & Business | Finance

The young currency reached a high of $11,000 on Wednesday following a huge upward trend over the thanksgiving weekend. But on Thursday the volatile cryptocurrency plunged by roughly 20 per cent – with one bitcoin now worth $9,021.85. However analysts have claimed there is no reason to fear for the …

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