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For the past few months, Ethereum 2.0 has been a hot topic in the crypto space. People are patiently waiting to see how the second most popular cryptocurrency can showcase its new and improved speed, scalability, and security features through a series of updates. The updates are ...
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- Feb 15th 2:04 pm
TL: DR BitMEX achieves $1 trillion in notional annual trading volume from averaging 8.6x leverage per trade Despite their success, BitMEX insurance to notional trading volume ratio is far too small for the level of activity on the exchange The sheer size of volume created by leve ...
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- Feb 15th 8:00 am
TL; DR JP Morgan has created JPM Coin to settle transactions between clients of its wholesale payments business instantly. After initially criticizing Bitcoin, the companies have changed their opinion and is quickly embracing blockchain technology This is the first time a major US ...
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- Feb 14th 8:44 pm
Ethereum has now seen a modest price increase totaling over 16% throughout the past week. The cryptocurrency currently trades for approximately $120, after suffering from a 30% price fall over the past 90 days. This consolidation is aligned with the recent price moves of Bitcoin. ...
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- Feb 14th 3:49 pm
Binance’s CEO, Changpeng Zhao, recently explained how the largest crypto exchange in the world deals with attacks from other exchanges. In a personal post, Zhao states that various exchanges have targeted Binance for different reasons since and especially it’s early d ...
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- Feb 14th 9:25 am
For the past five days, Bitcoin is trading sideways around the Fib level 38.2% retracement ($3575). The bulls, that were expecting to see a reversal, or at least a breakout of the important 50-days moving average line of the daily chart, are still waiting. We pointed out two days ...
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- Feb 14th 8:03 am
TL: DR NASDAQ stock exchange adds Bitcoin Liquid Index (BLX) and Ethereum Liquid Index (ELX) to their trading services These indices will be joining 40,000 of Nasdaq’s indexes (including Nasdaq 100 and Nasdaq Composite) through their GIDS data feed. The continued integration of B ...
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- Feb 13th 3:20 pm
TL: DR With $40 billion in revenue and a $4 billion investment, Canopy Growth is well positioned to succeed in a legal cannabis market There is uncertainty around how much more profitable cannabis business will become now that Cannabis is legal for recreation purposes Investors o ...
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- Feb 13th 2:00 pm
Litecoin has seen an impressive price surge throughout the past week totaling over 31%, making it the strongest performing cryptocurrency in the top 10 over the stated period. Some of the fundamental reasons include the partnership with Beam on implementing the Mimblewimble proto ...
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- Feb 13th 11:15 am
After a few sleepy weeks, we got some action, with an upward correction for Bitcoin and other crypto’s like Litecoin (LTC) which rose 30%. Although the general excitement is still cautious, those who follow the market regularly are beginning to notice a halt in the downward ...
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- Feb 12th 6:15 pm
Bitcoin After consolidation around $3,330, along with a significant drop in trading volume and expectations for a further decline, on Feb 8th of the month, a nice candle came up and raised the price by 10%. Following a small correction, support was set at $3,500 with resistance a ...
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- Feb 12th 5:58 pm
TL; DR Craig Wright caught releasing fake evidence in an attempt to prove he is the real Satoshi Nakamoto. Wright claimed a research paper he published in 2001 as evidence. The document seemed to be plagiarized from Satoshi’s original Bitcoin white paper. Wright’s motivation was ...
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- Feb 12th 2:18 pm
FinTech and crypto lending platform YouHodler just announced they will be adding the Euro (EUR) to their list of fiat loan options. Along with USD, EUR becomes the first new addition to this now, multi-currency platform after increasing demands from their European user base. Prev ...
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- Feb 12th 10:00 am
The BNB train continues to steam ahead as price action reaching a daily high at $9.82 during the past 24 hours. The cryptocurrency has now surged by nearly 40% over the past seven days with a further, rather impressive, monthly 60% price. Over the past hour we see a slight correc ...
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- Feb 12th 9:58 am
The largest crypto exchange in the world, Binance, announced the development of its blockchain almost a year ago. Only recently, the exchange’s CEO, Changpeng Zhao, posted an announcement that the project, called Binance Chain, is preparing to launch its TestNet, indicating that ...
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- Feb 12th 9:28 am
Since our previous price analysis, whereas the market was hovering around the $3600 mark, Bitcoin had been moving sideways with not much price action. However, this set-up reminds me of Bart’s head pattern from January 6th: In both cases, Bitcoin raised around 10%, in both cases ...
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- Feb 12th 9:00 am
TL: DR Brock Pierce, EOS Founder, plans to rehabilitate Mt. Gox Pierce’s motives are questioned as there are already plans to repay MT. Gox creditors There have also been ‘behind the scenes’ disputes regarding Pierce status as the legal owner of MT.Gox post-bankruptcy. MT.Gox, th ...
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- Feb 11th 10:09 pm
The CEO of one of the largest cryptocurrency exchanges in Canada, QuadrigaCX, has decreased in December 2018. The high-profile death of Geral Cotten resulted in the loss of about $190 million worth of digital currencies that were held in the exchange’s cold wallets Cotten had exc ...
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- Feb 11th 4:20 pm
ETH had reclaimed the second position on the top cryptocurrencies list by market capitalization with a current total market cap of $12.75 billion, whereas Ripple on the third place has $12.5 billion. The fact that Bitcoin recently gained 10% affected ETH better than its effect on ...
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- Feb 11th 1:02 pm
TL; DR The SEC commission states that tokens sold in a functioning network are not securities The statement clarifies the commonly held view that functional utility tokens are less likely to be deemed securities ICO founders should be aware of how their tokens are structured, reg ...
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- Feb 10th 2:49 pm
Two days ago, just an hour after publishing our previous analysis, Bitcoin broke up the mid-term descending trend-line (can be seen on the 1-day chart). In a matter of ten hours, Bitcoin went up from $3355 to a high of $3711 (Bitstamp). As much as a 10% gain. From there and up ti ...
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- Feb 10th 8:48 am
Binance Coin (BNB) has been on a significant surge since the beginning of February. Price action has continued its momentum over the past 24 hours rising by almost 10%. The cryptocurrency has now surged significantly by about 30% over the past seven days. BNB has been recovering ...
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- Feb 9th 9:44 pm
TL: DR  Futures trading volumes were inversely correlated with spot trading volume throughout most of 2018 This may have been due to retail investor interest declining as sophisticated investor interest increased The 2018 bear market showed that both spot and futures trading were ...
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- Feb 9th 9:01 pm
After two more days of consolidation, Bitcoin finally made a slight move: the last two 4-hour candles were neat and green and brought the coin back above the $3400 resistance level. Looking at the daily chart as of now, the descending trend-line got broken up. However, there is s ...
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- Feb 8th 3:56 pm
TL: DR Ripple Expands University Blockchain Research Initiative to include 11 new partners The program already is already partnered with 29 top-tier universities, working to accelerate the knowledge of blockchain technology across multiple fields of study Ripples UBRI program is ...
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- Feb 7th 4:26 pm
The team behind Beam Privacy has recently announced on an interesting implementation of Mimblewimble as Extensions Blocks into Litecoin. What it means is that once applied, conversion from LTC to LTC-MW and back will be possible. It’s important to mention that the implementation ...
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- Feb 7th 1:12 pm
The project’s goal is to raise awareness about the Brave browser and the token that powers it, Basic Attention Token (BAT). BAT allows cryptocurrency enthusiasts to gain its tokens in an alternative way to most other coins — by watching ads or taking the new Coinbase Earn e ...
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- Feb 7th 10:21 am
Crypto adoption in the Philippines is undoubtedly on the rise. Coins.ph, a leading cryptocurrency exchange in the Philippines, has recently acquired over 5 million users onto its crypto platform. Founded in 2014, the digital wallet and payments application provides unbanked custo ...
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- Feb 6th 4:24 pm
Vitalik Buterin has been known in the crypto community for his work on Ethereum and his exceptional programming skills. But let’s forget his professional life for a few minutes. And let’s meet the hilarious and fun Vitalik! We’ve collected the top 10 photos of the Ethereum’ ...
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- Feb 6th 4:00 pm
[Limassol, Cyprus 6, February 2019] – Blockchain-based FinTech platform YouHodler recently came forward with their January 2019 progress report for community members. The report gives a detailed outline of new features added and partnerships created over the past month whil ...
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- Feb 6th 2:00 pm
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