Bitcoin boosted by safe-haven demand after Trump victory

Karen Belier | AFP | Getty Images cnbc.com / Luke Graham / November 09, 2016 Donald Trump’s historic victory in the U.S. presidential elections has pushed up prices for the digital currency bitcoin. As the results for the election began to trickle in, the cryptocurrency quickly began to rise at …

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How bitcoin protects against geopolitical risk

techcrunch.com / Peter Smith / November 08, 2016 Today’s election is anything but ordinary. People from every corner of the globe have been watching, not only for its theatrical elements but because the impact will be felt around the world in very real ways. And nowhere will the impact be …

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Bitcoin is soaring as a Trump presidency looks more likely

Want bitcoin. Have USD. — Shannon Shorr (@ShannonShorr) November 9, 2016 qz.com / Dave Gershgorn / November 09, 2016 While Dow Jones Industrial Average futures are down 750 points, bitcoin is surging. The cryptocurrency climbed above $732 after midnight (Oct. 9) on the East Coast, up 3.4% from two hours …

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