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Thursday, November 9, 2017 - 1:09pm

Back in September JP Morgan Chase CEO Jamie Dimon lit up the internet after his comments on Bitcoin during a Barclays Banking conference, suggested that cryptocurrency is “a fraud” and that he would fire any employee for trading Bitcoin for being “stupid.” Dimon continued “It’s worse than tulip bulbs. It won’t end well. Someone is going to get killed.”

Appearing at a CNBC/Institutional Investor Delivering Alpha conference in New York that same day, the executive reiterated his dark view on cryptocurrencies in general, saying that “It’s not a real thing.”

Understanding the Basics

The underlying problem with the whole cryptocurrency debate may stem in part from a general lack of the understanding of the basics of blockchain technology, digital currency and Bitcoin. So here are some of the basics:

Block Chain

Wednesday, October 5, 2016 - 4:04pm

You might be wondering - what in the world is FemTech?! I'm launching an incubator in New York City focusing on start-up businesses targeting women, or those run by female founders. The world's first FemTech Lab.

This Lab will focus on the world's largest emerging market: WOMEN.

Did you know? Women drive the world economy. Women represent 72.8% of US consumption directly or through influence according to the Harvard Business Review. Women account for 85% of all consumer purchases. Globally women now control $20 billion in annual consumer spending, and that figure could climb as high as $28 trillion in the next five years.

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