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Bitcoin Pumps Whilst Google Interest Declines: Evidence of Institutions Buying?

Bitcoin Pumps Whilst Google Interest Declines: Evidence of Institutions Buying?

Bitcoin is back above $9,300 again after the price pumped from just over $9,000 at the start of today to its current level of around $9,325 at the time of writing. Interestingly, despite today’s price surge, interest in the number one crypto asset by market capitalization appears to be down on popular search engine Google. This […]

US Regulators Might Be Unnecessarily Delaying Decisions on Cryptocurrency-related Applications

US Regulators Might Be Unnecessarily Delaying Decisions on Cryptocurrency-related Applications

The Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA), an independent, non-governmental regulator for firms offering financial securities in the U.S., has reportedly been reviewing around 40 different broker-dealer applications from crypto-related companies. According to Coindesk, several analysts believe FINRA might be postponing its decision regarding whether to approve certain crypto-related broker-dealer applications. This, as the self-regulatory organization (SRO) […]

Jack Dorsey Considers Bitcoin Could Become The Global Internet Currency

Jack Dorsey Considers Bitcoin Could Become The Global Internet Currency

Jack Dorsey, the CEO of Twitter and Square, considers Bitcoin (BTC) could become a global internet currency. At the moment, the companies he leads are working in order to make Bitcoin a global digital currency. Some of the main features of Bitcoin include its resilience and lack of affiliation with any government. Jack Dorsey Works For Bitcoin […]

Bakkt Clearing the Way For Institutional Investors Pouring into Bitcoin This Summer

Bakkt Clearing the Way For Institutional Investors Pouring into Bitcoin This Summer

The much anticipated Bakkt platform looks like it is finally ready to launch this July. Those behind the project and many in the wider crypto asset space are hoping that the institutional-grade offering will encourage investors with the deepest pockets to enter the Bitcoin market. Bakkt plans to appeal to the wealthiest class of investor by providing many […]

Tom Lee: If Bitcoin Price Exceeds $10K, It Could Go to $40K Within Five Months

Tom Lee: If Bitcoin Price Exceeds $10K, It Could Go to $40K Within Five Months

At yesterday’s 2019 CryptoCompare Digital Asset Summit in London, Thomas Lee, Co-Founder, Managing Partner, and the Head of Research at independent research boutique Fundstrat Global Advisors, gave an electrifying talk, during which he explained why “full blown” FOMO (fear of missing out) would only start once the Bitcoin (BTC) price goes above $10,000, and said that if this happens, the BTC […]

Think Tank Pushes for Creation of a National Cryptocurrency in Switzerland

Think Tank Pushes for Creation of a National Cryptocurrency in Switzerland

Avenir Suisse, one of the most influential think tanks in Switzerland, released a report urging the Swiss National Bank (SNB) to start working on a national cryptocurrency. The report, called “Blockchain After the Hype,” proposes an economic model based on the blockchain. It suggests that the next step is to move forward with the creation of a “franc […]

Fidelity Investments office “has a room full of Bitcoin miners”

Fidelity Investments office “has a room full of Bitcoin miners”

The launch of a crypto custody service by leading financial firm Fidelity Investments is predicted by many to be a huge catalyst for institutional investment in the space. According to one insider, the pensions giant has in fact already made a significant commitment in Bitcoin, in a different way. Justin [email protected]_JustinMoon_ BTW Fidelity has a […]

Analysts Believe Bitcoin is Likely to Surge Past $9,000 in Near Future as Upwards Momentum Builds

Analysts Believe Bitcoin is Likely to Surge Past $9,000 in Near Future as Upwards Momentum Builds

The crypto markets have undoubtedly been in an uptrend over the past several weeks that has allowed Bitcoin to set fresh year-to-date highs in the mid-$8,000 region, and despite facing several pieces of somewhat bad news, BTC has continued to surge higher. Analysts now believe that Bitcoin is likely to surge into the $9,000 region […]

Cameron Winklevoss on Crypto: Not Investing In the “Future of Money” is “Crazy”

Cameron Winklevoss on Crypto: Not Investing In the “Future of Money” is “Crazy”

Bitcoin and the crypto industry it birthed is still new, misunderstood, and is many years away from having its potentially fully realized as a monetary asset, store of value, or transactional currency. But it’s clear to many that the young, emerging financial technology has incredible potential – potential that’ll be unlocked only with time and support. […]