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Shiba Inu, Chiliz, Keep Network Soar After Being Added to Coinbase Pro

Shiba Inu, Chiliz, Keep Network Soar After Being Added to Coinbase Pro

Coinbase added SHIB little more than a month after that coin’s creation, in marked contrast to its addition of dogecoin. The price of the tokens behind dogecoin rival Shiba Inu, fan token platform Chiliz and Keep Network, a platform that aims to bridge public blockchains and private data, are soaring after leading crypto exchange Coinbase announced it is adding […]

Coinbase Lists Dogecoin on Professional Trading Platform

Coinbase Lists Dogecoin on Professional Trading Platform

The exchange typically adds cryptocurrencies to its retail platform a few weeks after first listing on the professional version. Coinbase’s professional trading platform is adding the meme-inspired cryptocurrency dogecoin (DOGE, +31.72%), the exchange announced Tuesday. Coinbase Pro said in a blog post that users could transfer DOGE into their professional trading accounts, with trading expected to launch on Thursday […]

Billionaire Carl Icahn Eyes Potential $1.5B Crypto Investment

Billionaire Carl Icahn Eyes Potential $1.5B Crypto Investment

The activist investor said cryptocurrency would endure but not necessarily all the current digital. U.S. billionaire and one-time cryptocurrency skeptic Carl Icahn is contemplating a potential $1.5 billion investment in digital currencies. The activist investor said he’s looking at investing in crypto in “a relatively big way,” clarifying that “big” could mean “a billion dollars, […]

Bitcoin Bounces Back to $55K as Yellen Backtracks on Rate Hike Comments

Bitcoin Bounces Back to $55K as Yellen Backtracks on Rate Hike Comments

“Rate hikes are not something I’m predicting or recommending,” Yellen later said. Bitcoin has regained poise on Wednesday after U.S. Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen toned down comments suggesting interest rate hikes may be needed to stop the economy from overheating. “It’s not something I’m predicting or recommending,” Yellen clarified during an online event hosted by […]

Crypto Long & Short: Coinbase Going Public Isn’t Selling Out – It’s the Start of a Long Game

Crypto Long & Short: Coinbase Going Public Isn’t Selling Out – It’s the Start of a Long Game

With its Nasdaq listing, the exchange will provide on-ramps for many investors. But it’s also changing the system from within. After a dramatic week in which the crypto industry’s eyes were on Coinbase’s Nasdaq debut, it’s time to step back and reflect. Plenty of pixels and airtime have already been beamed. Plenty of analysis has been […]

Crypto Long & Short: Peter Thiel Defines Bitcoin’s Accidental Role in Global Politics

Crypto Long & Short: Peter Thiel Defines Bitcoin’s Accidental Role in Global Politics

Thiel’s comments about China “weaponizing” bitcoin to hurt the U.S. are a warning about the cost of inaction. The battle over bitcoin’s evolving role just became a piece in a complex game of political strategy. Peter Thiel’s talk earlier this week at a Richard Nixon Foundation event thrust the cryptocurrency even further out onto the geopolitical stage […]

Bids for Elon Musk’s Crypto-Themed NFT Pass $1M

Bids for Elon Musk’s Crypto-Themed NFT Pass $1M

The NFT features a gold trophy decorated with “diamond hands,” a group of Shiba Inu dogs, a moon and the crypto term “HODL.” Tesla’s Elon Musk is auctioning off a non-fungible token (NFT)-based “artwork,” with bids now over the million-dollar mark. Tweeted late on Monday, the NFT features a gold trophy decorated with “diamond hands,” Shiba […]

Bitcoin Plunges Below $55K Amid Weak Institutional Inflows, Profit Taking

Bitcoin Plunges Below $55K Amid Weak Institutional Inflows, Profit Taking

“This does not mean the bull run is over, it just means that profit taking is happening,” according to market analyst Lark Davis. Bitcoin is losing altitude on Monday amid weak buying pressure from institutional investors. The crypto market leader fell as low as $54,790.33 Monday morning, having reached a record high of $61,556.59 on […]