Tag Archives: Cryptocurrencies

Coinbase To Fill Gap In Stablecoin Market As Tether Faces Criticism

Coinbase To Fill Gap In Stablecoin Market As Tether Faces Criticism

As Vice President of Corporate and Business Development at Coinbase, Emilie Choi puts it, a stablecoin is a “digital programmable dollar” and let’s be honest, the leading stablecoin, Tether hasn’t had a good few weeks. Given the scandal with Bitfinex, there is a hole for a competitor to come out and take over the stablecoin space. It now seems […]

Bitcoin Bull Tom Lee: Alt-Season May Be Underway, Crypto Assets To See Strong Rally

Bitcoin Bull Tom Lee: Alt-Season May Be Underway, Crypto Assets To See Strong Rally

Historical Precursor To Altseason Is Showing Its Face Fundstrat’s prominent head of research, Tom Lee, recently took to Twitter to remark that one of the “pre-conditions” for historical altcoin rallies is coming to life in the current cycle. This precursor, for those unaware, is a drop in the correlation between the crypto asset class at […]

BITCOIN PRICE BULLS SHOW UP ON SATURDAY, PUSH BTC BACK ABOVE $5100

BITCOIN PRICE BULLS SHOW UP ON SATURDAY, PUSH BTC BACK ABOVE $5100

BITCOIN’S HOURLY EMA RIBBON PROVIDING SUPPORT On the one-hour chart for Bitcoin, the exponential moving average (EMA) ribbon has, thus far, provided significant support for the price of BTC. Bitcoin chart provided by TradingView. The bitcoin price only dropped below the EMA ribbon once, on April 4 for a few hours, since commencing on its uber-bullish […]

BLOCKCHAIN EDUCATION AT U.S. UNIVERSITIES

BLOCKCHAIN EDUCATION AT U.S. UNIVERSITIES

The amount of people who currently partake in cryptocurrency investment every day shows a rise in the blockchain revolution. It has been reported that trading tokens on platforms like Bitcoin and Ethereum add more than 100,000 users each day. Global funding of blockchain-based startups has also increased from $550 million in 2016 to over $1 billion in 2017. As the blockchain industry continues […]

Japanese Company Launches New Stablecoin Pegged to the US Dollar

Japanese Company Launches New Stablecoin Pegged to the US Dollar

A Japanese company has launched an ERC-20-compliant stablecoin that it says offers “absolute decentralization, maximum security and a reliable source of stability in the face of volatility.” As its name suggests, USDDex is directly pegged to the United States dollar, helping traders to move their money into crypto without exposing themselves to the erratic price […]