J.P. Morgan Chase CEO Jamie Dimon has declared that he does not mind paying higher taxes as long as they are used where they are “most effective”. His comment comes as something of a bolt from the blue in the midst of a polarizing debate on whether the highest-earning Americans should be required to pay a top marginal tax rate of 70 percent as proposed by a number of prominent House Democrats. Speaking to CNBC on Wednesday, Dimon said: I believe that individuals earning the most can afford to pay more, and I have no problem paying higher taxes to address
Suspicions were running high over EOS once again September 26 after four senior executives resigned from parent company Block.one to start a spin-off venture.
Block.one: Four Execs, Two Contractors Walk
The latest episode in the chequered history of both the platform and Block.one, now ex-senior vice president of tech operations David Moss led an exodus to create StrongBlock.io, a mysterious EOS-related outfit about which few details have surfaced.
With Moss as CEO, StrongBlock has also poached infrastructure president Brian Abramson, senior director of technology products Corey J. Lederer and vice president of product Tom Cox.
38 percent of South Africans “wish they had invested” in cryptocurrency as businesses report “decent” interest in the emerging technology from corporate investors.
40 Percent of South Africans ‘Aware’ of Crypto
Results of pan-African investment bank Old Mutual’s 2018 “Savings & Investment Monitor,” released this week, reveal attitudes to Bitcoin locally are swiftly transforming.
Overall awareness of cryptocurrency has hit 40 percent of South African respondents, with whom the bank held face-to-face interviews in April and May this year. Over half believed it was “possible to make a large amount of money by investing,” local news media outlet Business Tech reports — while the proportion considering cryptocurrency to be “bad news” was just 43 percent.
Bitcoinist spoke with Darren Marble, CEO of CrowdfundX, a fintech marketing firm that uses artificial intelligence and digital marketing to help its clients acquire retail investors and shareholders at scale. His company was responsible for designing, producing, and marketing historic Reg A+ IPOs to NASDAQ, NYSE, and OTC Markets Group, as well as Security Token Offers (STOs) such as KodakCoin.
I predict that NASDAQ, the NYSE, or OTC Markets Group will launch a token market. If they don’t, they may become obsolete.