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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. […]

Litecoin Price Hits 11-Month High Above $100

Litecoin Price Hits 11-Month High Above $100

The price of litecoin (LTC) was quoted in three digits across cryptocurrency exchanges earlier today. The fifth largest cryptocurrency by market capitalization jumped to $107.71 at 02:00 UTC, the highest level since June 12, 2018, according to CoinDesk’s Litecoin Price Index. The bullish move has stalled in the last few hours, though, with the price currently […]

Attendance is ‘Off the Charts’ at Bitcoin Education Events: TD Ameritrade VP

Attendance is ‘Off the Charts’ at Bitcoin Education Events: TD Ameritrade VP

Steven Quirk, the Executive VP of Trading and Education at TD Ameritrade, an Omaha, Nebraska-based broker that manages one of the world’s largest online trading platforms, has revealed that institutional interest in cryptoassets has increased significantly. “When You Open The Door,” A Lot Of People Will Want To Trade Crypto Quirk argued that recent fluctuations […]

Coinbase Custody Now Has $1 Billion of Crypto Under Management, CEO Says

Coinbase Custody Now Has $1 Billion of Crypto Under Management, CEO Says

Coinbase CEO Brian Armstrong said the exchange’s custody service, Coinbase Custody, has $1 billion in assets under management (AUM) in just 12 months after launch. In an on-stage discussion at CoinDesk’s Consensus 2019 event on Wednesday, Armstrong was asked by panel moderator and Wall Street Journal reporter Paul Vigna about the status of institutional involvement in the […]

Crypto Exchange Binance Restarting Services After Post-Hack Upgrade

Crypto Exchange Binance Restarting Services After Post-Hack Upgrade

Cryptocurrency exchange Binance has announced that it is back online after completing a security upgrade prompted by a recent hack. Kicking off at 03:00 UTC Wednesday, the upgrade meant that all services were suspended during this period, according to a Binance support message. A two-hour extension to the upgrade was announced this morning as some tasks took […]

Weekly Bitcoin Price Indicator Prints Strongest Bull Signal Since Early 2018

Weekly Bitcoin Price Indicator Prints Strongest Bull Signal Since Early 2018

A technical indicator used to identify the momentum behind asset prices is registering its highest value since the beginning of 2018 when applied to bitcoin, a possible positive sign for the cryptocurrency’s market. The relative strength index (RSI) takes into account the speed and change in price movements, i.e. momentum, to reveal when the trend of the […]

‘WE ARE IN A BULL MARKET’ – NOVOGRATZ SAYS BITCOIN PRICE ‘SHOULD’ BE $20K BY 2021

‘WE ARE IN A BULL MARKET’ – NOVOGRATZ SAYS BITCOIN PRICE ‘SHOULD’ BE $20K BY 2021

BITCOIN TO $20,000 IN 18 MONTHS Bitcoin price $5988.61 +0.28% managed to reclaim the level of $6,000 for the first time in 6 months. Naturally, the cryptocurrency’s latest spike triggered quite a bit of interest from various industry proponents. Among them, Mike Novogratz has once again spoken up, saying that Bitcoin at $6,000 “probably is a stall point.” I […]

Facebook Relaxes Ban on Crypto Ads Again

Facebook Relaxes Ban on Crypto Ads Again

Social media giant, Facebook will further relax its ban on cryptocurrency and blockchain related ad placements on its platform according to a Wednesday update released by the company. As per the announcement, Facebook will still require that those wishing to advertise cryptocurrency-related products and services submit an approval request. However, a prominent feature of the new policy is that […]