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A Primer on Cryptocurrency and Digital Asset Syndicates Using Ven featured - 24th August 2017

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With the boom in digital assets like Bitcoin, Ethereum, Ripple, Gnosis, Stellar, Tezos and more, Ven provides a safe and effective entrypoint for Hub Culture users to the world of crypto.

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Ven and Pyxpay Announce Move into Mobile Payments featured - 10th January 2015

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Ven is moving deeper into mobile payments with the extension of the Ven Authority status to Pyxpay.

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Hub Culture and UC Group Partner for New Ven Services featured - 24th July 2014 - 0.07 Ven

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Hub Culture today announced in New York the appointment of UC Group as an official Ven Authority. The deal lays the groundwork for new Ven services in the payment processing, retail and security sectors worldwide by the UC Group.

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Ven Enters the World of Cycling with Invert Building Racing Sponsorship in Melbourne featured - 16th February 2014

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Hub Culture has announced its first digital currency sports sponsorship, deploying Ven to support Invert Building Racing in Melbourne, Australia, as part of a move into the world of cycling.

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Ven Partners with LMAX To Deliver Ven Digital Currency Trading in Forex Markets featured - 23rd January 2014

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Hub Culture has announced in Davos that LMAX, the regulated MTF, has agreed to list Ven, enabling brokers, banks and institutions to trade the currency. Trading began today.

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Ven Trading Arrives to Payward's Kraken Digital Currency Exchange featured - 7th October 2013

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Hub Culture and Payward Inc. today announced the launch of trading for Ven on Payward’s Kraken digital currency exchange. Ven is one of the world's leading digital currencies and is featured this week at Money2020, a financial technology conference in Las Vegas.

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Virtual Currency Leaders Unite To Form DATA - the Digital Asset Transfer Authority featured - 30th July 2013

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As virtual currencies like Ven push into the financial mainstream, leaders from the industry are working together to create a new regulatory body designed to foster prudent, responsible development of emerging payment technologies.   At the core of the effort is DATA, the Digital Asset Transfer Authority, which is being created to help oversee the rapidly growing virtual currency industry.

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Ven for Machines and AI Entities featured - 27th June 2013 - 0.01 Ven

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New evidence shows Ven is emerging as a payment tool for robotics, AI and M2M transactions in the emerging Internet of Things (IoT).  

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Hedges and Volatility - Long Term Virtual Currency Trends featured - 24th June 2013

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Over time, the Ven, Bitcoin and Ripple are exhibiting very different price history characteristics. Here's why.

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ECB Issues Report on Virtual Currency featured - 5th November 2012

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Last week the European Central Bank, (ECB) became the first central bank to issue a report on the growth and impact of virtual currency. Download the full report, and view highlights and implications on this development from Hub Culture.

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Plan V for Greece - 13th August 2012

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It's time for Plan V: introduction of a parallel digital currency in Greece that would help it to stay in the Euro and boost local economic liquidity.

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The Rise of Private Money: Cayman Financial Review featured - 6th February 2012

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The internet has a funny way of producing outcomes that flatten sectors, a fact widely seen in fields as diverse as communications, retail, journalism, supply chain management and finance. Now its the core aspects of money that are ripe for disruption.

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Hub Culture and Thomson Reuters Partner on Ven Currency featured - 21st September 2011

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Hub Culture and Thomson Reuters are partnering to bring the Ven Currency to over 500,000 Reuters terminals worldwide. From late September, Ven will be available on Thomson Reuters data network and desktop terminals globally, which will open new vistas for this currency with institutions across the planet.

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Hub Culture Announces Market Trading for Ven Currency featured - 23rd May 2011 - 0.20 Ven

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Hub Culture has completed the first open position trade in Ven for the financial markets, making Ven available for forward trades through a partnership with the London Carbon Market.

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Techcrunch: Bitcoin, Ven and the End of Currency featured - 20th May 2011 - 0.99 Ven

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Virtual currencies are in the news again with all the discussion around Bitcoins, which is limited in supply and can be exchanged anonymously. Our own long experience with another digital currency, Ven, has made us think about the logical conclusion of these activities, and what it means for money at large.  And what it means is the end of money as we know it.

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American Carbon Registry Offsets Traded in First Ven Carbon Transaction featured - 27th April 2011

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In a landmark transaction for the Ven economy, Hub Culture, the American Carbon Registry, Nike and the London Carbon Market have successfully completed the first carbon offset trade to be priced in a virtual currency, Ven.   The project benefits Nike's new Mata no Peito initiative, generating funds to be donated as seed investments to innovative Brazil forestry projects.

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First Virtual Currency Commodity Trade Completed in Ven featured - 14th April 2011

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Hub Culture and a group of partners have successfully completed the first commodity trade to be priced using the global virtual digital currency, Ven.

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The Future of Money featured - 30th October 2010 - 0.02 Ven

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The Emergence Collective has launched a series exploration about the future of money. Led by Gabriel Shalom and Venessa Miemis, the first video was presented at SIBOS in Amsterdam.

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Ven Now Includes Carbon Futures  featured - 5th July 2010

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Carbon pricing contracts are now included in the weighted basket that determines the value of Ven.

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Ven Moves to Global Market Pricing featured - 27th March 2010

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The value of Ven - Hub Culture's social currency -  now floats in real time linked to the global markets.

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Ven is Social Currency - 16th September 2009

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Ven is a virtual currency used by members of Hub Culture to buy, share and trade knowledge, goods and services with anyone in the network and can be spent at any Hub Culture Pavilion. The currency is currently linked to the U.S. dollar at a rate of 10 Ven to the dollar and trades against other major currencies at floating exchange rates. Ven first appeared as an application in Facebook on 4 July, 2007. In late 2008, the currency became tradeable to anyone with an email address, making it the first global digital currency to move from an online social network into the real world.

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