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Former Fed Chair Janet Yellen Is Now a Bitcoin Owner

| Nikhilesh De

A member of the crypto community has gifted former Fed chair Janet Yellen some bitcoin in response to her negative comments on the cryptocurrency.

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Former Fed Chair Janet Yellen Is ‘Not A Fan’ of Bitcoin

| Nikhilesh De

Janet Yellen pointed to transaction speeds and market volatility as reasons she's not bullish on bitcoin.

Most Influential in Blockchain 2017 #1: Bitcoin Sign Guy

| Pete Rizzo

The man behind the sign steps into the light to reveal his motives. In a year beset by savage infighting, Bitcoin Sign Guy took a stand, with a small…

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Fed Chair Yellen: Bitcoin Is a ‘Highly Speculative Asset’

| Stan Higgins

Federal Reserve chair Janet Yellen called bitcoin a "highly speculative asset" during her final press conference today

‘Bitcoin Sign Guy’ Nets Almost $15,000 After Fed Chair Appearance Goes Viral

| Wolfie Zhao

Blockchain data reveals that it pays to be the Bitcoin Sign Guy.

‘Buy Bitcoin’ Sign Raised as Fed Chair Janet Yellen Testifies Before Congress

| Stan Higgins

As Federal Reserve chair Janet Yellen testified before Congress today, one attendee had some attention-grabbing advice: buy some bitcoin.

Fed Chair Yellen: Blockchain is an ‘Important Technology’

| Stan Higgins

Blockchain is “an important technology” given its potential impact on the global financial system, Federal Reserve chief Janet Yellen said today.

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US Central Bank Chair: Blockchain Could Have ‘Significant’ Impact

| Stan Higgins

The Federal Reserve isn't working on any blockchain applications of its own at this time, according to Fed chair Janet Yellen.

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Fed Chair: Bitcoin’s Popularity Unrelated to Central Bank Policy

| Pete Rizzo

US Federal Reserve chairwoman Janet Yellen said the popularity of bitcoin doesn't relate to the public's perception of its monetary policy.

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Federal Reserve Chair: US Central Bank Can’t Regulate Bitcoin

| Pete Rizzo

In an address to the Senate Banking Committee, the US central bank head discussed bitcoin regulation.