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2017 Market Performance: Crypto vs. Stocks

2017 Market Performance: Crypto vs. Stocks

When looking across the globe, there were plenty of strong performing equity markets in 2017. Nevertheless, none compare to the massive appreciation seen within the cryptocurrency sector. Warning: If you are primarily an equity investor, you may soon be compelled to enter the world of cryptocurrencies as the relative outperformance of the top cryptocurrencies in 2017, when […]

Litecoin Faces Key Hurdle in Push Back to Record Highs

Litecoin Faces Key Hurdle in Push Back to Record Highs

Price chart analysis suggests litecoin could soon revisit record highs. If so, the development would mark a reversal from last week, when the world’s fifth largest cryptocurrency reached new heights at $341.80, only to lose ground to bull market exhaustion. However, most notably, the subsequent dip to $251.22 on Dec. 15 low is now proving short-lived. As of Monday, […]

Ethereum, Ripple And Litecoin Have Arrived on Bloomberg Terminals

Financial data firm Bloomberg has added three new cryptocurrencies – ethereum (ether), Ripple (XRP) and litecoin – alongside bitcoin on its Terminal service. According to a Fortune report, sources said the addition of the new price data is aimed at forex traders seeking to explore the new instruments. They also suggested that Bloomberg terminal data for the […]

Bitcoin, Ether, Litecoin: Coinbase Enables ‘Instant’ Purchases for US Buyers

Bitcoin, Ether, Litecoin: Coinbase Enables ‘Instant’ Purchases for US Buyers

Cryptocurrency exchange startup Coinbase has announced that some users will now be able to access “instant” purchases of bitcoin, ethereum and litecoin. The new service is currently only available for users making payments from a U.S. bank account and in amounts of under $25,000. However, Coinbase said it plans to expand the instant purchasing service to […]

Popularity of Crypto Debit Cards Will Encourage Mainstream Adoption

Popularity of Crypto Debit Cards Will Encourage Mainstream Adoption

World boxing champion Floyd Mayweather, popular for his uncommon attitude towards money, has taken his relationship with cryptocurrency a step further by partnering with Centra Card to spend his cryptocurrency in mainstream commerce. With posts under some of his social media handles earlier this year, Mayweather’s interest on cryptocurrencies attracted a lot of attention. While […]

Litecoin Retreats From All-Time Highs, But Is $100 in Reach?

Litecoin Retreats From All-Time Highs, But Is $100 in Reach?

The litecoin price [LTC to US dollar exchange rate] surged to an all-time high of over $90 on September 1, taking its year-to-date gains above 2,000 percent. But while the cryptocurrency was riding high on technological advances, China’s abrupt ICO ban delivered a blow to momentum. Ethereum, bitcoin, bitcoin cash and so on tanked, and litecoin […]

Bitcoin Price Falls Below $4,500 as Crypto Markets Lose Billions

Bitcoin Price Falls Below $4,500 as Crypto Markets Lose Billions

  Just two days after achieving a historic high of over $5,000 on September 2, bitcoin’s price has plummeted to below $4,400. The notable sell-off – the biggest in the crypto markets since July 15 – began immediately after the record high of $5,013.91 had been reached Saturday, and has continued today, according to data from CoinDesk’s Bitcoin Price […]

Litecoin Surges to New High Amid Buoyant Cryptocurrency Markets

Litecoin Surges to New High Amid Buoyant Cryptocurrency Markets

  Via CoinMarketCap Markets continue to be buoyant today with gains across many of the top cryptocurrencies, including most notably, perhaps, litecoin. The digital asset once dubbed “the silver to bitcoin’s gold” passed $78 to achieve a new all-time high at 06:54 UTC this morning, according to CoinMarketCap data. Standing at $75.57 at press time, litecoin has increased by 17.28 percent over the […]