• CRYPTO INSIDER: Cyber attack paralyzes Bitfinex

    2 monthes ago - By Business Insider

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    Bitfinex, one of the largest cryptocurrency exchanges by trading volume, was down Tuesday morning after it experienced a cyber attack.
    "The platform is under extreme load," the exchange said at 9:39 a.m. ET. "We are investigating. Seems a DDoS attack was launched soon after we relaunched the platform."
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  • What you need to know on Wall Street today

    What you need to know on Wall Street today

    2 monthes ago - By Business Insider

    Welcome to Finance Insider, Business Insider's summary of the top stories of the past 24 hours. Sign up here to get the best of Business Insider delivered direct to your inbox.
    Economy doomed for failure?
    When it comes to predicting a stock market crash, all roads lead back to the economy.
    That's why it's so jarring to hear someone claim that today's economic system is "dysfunctional," which is what the world-renowned market skeptic John Hussman just did.
    Hussman, a former economics professor who is now the president of the Hussman Investment Trust, is no stranger to such bearish...
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