Bitcoin price set 'to surge' amid heightened geopolitical tensions

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Bitcoin price set 'to surge' amid heightened geopolitical tensions

Escalating tensions between America and Iran are likely to drive the price of Bitcoin higher, according to Nigel Green, CEO and founder of Dubai-based DeVere Group. Green's remarks come as Tehran threatens "revenge" on the US over the killing of Qassem Soleimani, the commander of Iran's elite Quds Force, who was in charge of the country's regional security strategy. It remains uncertain how, when, or if Iran will respond, but any retaliation is unlikely until after the end of three days...

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Christopher Copper-Ind is editor-in-chief of International Investment. Before this, he was editorial director of The Business Year, from 2014 to 2017.