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Bitcoin Enjoying Greens for 5 Days in a Row, BTC Dominance Rises 13% from all-time Lowest

Bitcoin Enjoying Greens for 5 Days in a Row, BTC Dominance Rises 13% from all-time Lowest

Bitcoin price is maintaining the greens for 5 days in a row and managing to trade above $7,400 level. In the meantime, the majority of the crypto market is experiencing substantial losses. However, the continuous upward momentum has Bitcoin Dominance rising to 45.1 percent level, registering the increase of 13 percent from its all-time lowest […]

Billionaire Investor Marc Lasry: Bitcoin Can Soon Hit $40,000 as Trading Becomes Easier

Billionaire Investor Marc Lasry: Bitcoin Can Soon Hit $40,000 as Trading Becomes Easier

Avenue Capital Group co-founder Marc Lasry has said that Bitcoin’s (BTC) price is going to hit $40,000 n bullish comments to CNBC on July 18. Speaking in an interview for the network’s Squawk Box segment, Lasry, whose debt management firm controls around $9.6 billion of assets, saw increasing ease of crypto trading as a major motivator for Bitcoin […]

IBM Is Helping Launch a Price-Stable Crypto With FDIC-Insured Funds

IBM Is Helping Launch a Price-Stable Crypto With FDIC-Insured Funds

The latest attempt to create a cryptocurrency pegged to the U.S. dollar, or “stablecoin,” combines 21st-century technology with an invention from the Great Depression. Announced Tuesday, a startup called Stronghold is launching USD Anchor, which will run on the rails of the Stellar blockchain and use its consensus mechanism to verify transactions. The token will be backed […]

How to Earn Passive Income with Cryptocurrencies

How to Earn Passive Income with Cryptocurrencies

Believe it or not, once upon a time investors made decisions past faux white papers and moon/lambo memes. I’m a large proponent of adopting cryptocurrency and blockchain projects for their actual usage – rarely for speculation or hodling. In general, rampant speculation drowns out meaningful education. However, with the diverse amount of projects released, it […]

Europe’s Largest ETF Trading Firm Moves Into Crypto

Europe’s Largest ETF Trading Firm Moves Into Crypto

Flow Traders NV, an Amsterdam-based speed trading firm that is considered Europe’s largest ETF trader, is reportedly making markets in the first exchange-traded notes (ETN) based on Bitcoin (BTC) and Ether (ETH). According to a recent Bloomberg report, while multiple high-speed trading firms are active in crypto, Flows Traders is the first firm to publicly disclose it’s buying […]

Crypto Week in Review 7/7/2018: Tezos Crashes as Bitcoin Holds Above $6,500

Crypto Week in Review 7/7/2018: Tezos Crashes as Bitcoin Holds Above $6,500

The first week of July has been exciting for the cryptocurrency markets, as Bitcoin and most major altcoins gained ground this week. Arguably the biggest news was that Augustín Carstens, the General Manager of the Bank for International Settlements(BIS), warned ‘young people’ to stop creating cryptocurrency. In a speech on monetary policy, Carstens remarked that crypto is […]

Crypto Markets See Small Slump, Bitcoin Keeps Above $6,500 Threshold

Crypto Markets See Small Slump, Bitcoin Keeps Above $6,500 Threshold

Thursday, July 5: crypto markets are seeing some red, with most major coins down up to 3 percent in 24 hours to press time. The total market cap has dropped by $4 billion since the same time yesterday, according to Coinmarketcap. Market visualization from Coin360 Bitcoin (BTC) is currently trading at around $6,597. The coin is down about […]

Former Jefferies Asia CEO to Lead $1 Billion EOS VC Arm

Former Jefferies Asia CEO to Lead $1 Billion EOS VC Arm

The former CEO in Asia for Jefferies Group LLC, a major global investment banking firm, has joined as head of EOS’ $1 billion venture capital arm effective Thursday, July 5. The news has been revealed in an official announcement from EOS creator Block.one. After serving almost eight years in his former post, Michael Alexander will be based in Hong Kong […]