Mainstreet Investment: A New Venture for Post-Prison Charlie Shrem When Charlie Shrem was released from prison he was bombarded with hundreds of emails according to the long-time entrepreneur and Bitcoin advocate. One however stood out. It began: I am working on a private equity and portfolio management project on the blockchain. Also read:Legislator Mulls Regulation for Internet of Things Its like saying Im working on world peace. Its such a big idea said Shrem 27. The idea stemmed…
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