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# coining-it - Sunday 11 August, 2019

Britain to mint 'millions' of commemorative 50p Brexit coins ahead of 31 October

The Sunday Telegraph is reporting that Sajid Javid wants production ramped up.

# coining-it - Saturday 15 July, 2017

Explainer: What is Bitcoin, and why is it making headlines again?

Mark Karpeles, former CEO of collapsed Bitcoin exchange MtGox, went on trial this week over the disappearance of hundreds of millions of dollars worth of the virtual currency.

# coining-it - Saturday 12 March, 2016

Here's what you can buy with the world's most expensive coin

It’s in Dublin this weekend.

# coining-it - Wednesday 20 January, 2016

A swish new €2 coin comes into circulation today to commemorate 1916

It will be the first time Ireland has introduced a personalised €2 coin.

# coining-it - Wednesday 13 January, 2016

Conor McGregor will NOT be on the €1 coin

Not yet, anyway.

# coining-it - Tuesday 18 March, 2014

Column: The two sides of bitcoin – is this virtual currency a boon or a threat?

Despite being the darling of the tech frontier, surely we can now see that the red flags being waved around this “currency” are far from virtual, writes Peter Casey.

# coining-it - Monday 27 January, 2014

Bit-convicts? Online exchangers charged with money laundering

Robert Faiella, also known as ‘BTCKing’, and Charlie Shrem were arrested by DEA officers in Manhattan.

# coining-it - Friday 24 January, 2014

Virtual insanity? Call for Central Bank to regulate BitCoin

The Irish Bitcoin Association says that recognising the currency would make it safer for consumers.

# coining-it - Tuesday 3 January, 2012

New €2 coin commemorates 10 years of the euro

Winning design comes from the Austrian Mint – Ireland will issue three million of the coins.