VEN, BNB, NEM: Lesser-Known Cryptos Outperform Amid Bitcoin Slump

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It’s been another gloomy week for the cryptocurrency markets, but, even so, NEM’s XEM token and a couple of lesser-known altcoins managed to finish up with overall gains. The total value of all cryptocurrencies fell to $316 billion on Thursday – down 61.9 percent from the record high of $830 billion set in January, according Read More

Bitcoin May See Relief Rally, But Bottom Still Elusive

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Bitcoin (BTC) may see a corrective rally following losses this week, but it is still too early to call a bottom, the technical charts indicate. The cryptocurrency has spent a better part of the last 24 hours trading in a roughly sideways manner in the narrow range of $8,400-$7,900, according to CoinDesk’s Bitcoin Price Index Read More

Bitcoin Price Sheds $800 In Drop to 1-Month Low

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Bitcoin hit a one-month low on Wednesday as its price slipped below $8,300 during afternoon trading. CoinDesk’s Bitcoin Price Index (BPI) had fallen to as low as $8,287.98 as of press time, representing a decline of more than $1,000 from the day’s high of $9,313.03. Per BPI data, Wednesday’s trading session began at $9,144.15. That move closer toward Read More

‘No Decision’ on New Assets, Coinbase Says Amid Ripple Rumors

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Coinbase said that it has “made no decision” about adding new cryptocurrency listings, including to its GDAX exchange service, amid rumors that the startup is gearing up to add Ripple’s XRP token. The speculation originated after it was revealed that Coinbase chief operating officer and president Asiff Hirji would appear alongside Ripple chief executive Brad Read More

Ripple CEO Talks Liquidity And Regulation: Ultimately Governments Aren’t Going Away

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Brad Garlinghouse, CEO of Ripple — a US-based payment network and protocol company — spoke with Cointelegraph at the Blockchain Connect conference in San Francisco earlier this year about what problems Ripple can solve in the global marketplace, and the company’s approach to government regulation and traditional finance. Garlinghouse, a Harvard Business School graduate, previously Read More

Theft-Hit NEM Nosedived, But It Wasn’t February’s Big Crypto Loser

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Large-cap cryptos may have had a rough ride in February, but their so-called small-cap and mid-cap competitors didn’t fare much better. While bitcoin ended February with marginal gains, and the likes of litecoin and lesser-known DigixDao shined, names like ICON (ICX), NEM (XEM) and cardano (ADA) took a beating as the market turned south, CoinDesk Read More

Bitcoin’s ‘Kimchi Premium’ Has All But Evaporated

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Bitcoin mania is cooling off, and with it, changes are happening in its global market. Indeed, the price furor that began in early November when talk that bitcoin futures listings would go live in the U.S. triggered a wave of speculation – bitcoin, which traded at $6,500 on Nov. 1, rose as high as $20,000 by mid-December Read More

Banking Group SBI Delays Crypto Exchange Launch

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Japanese banking giant SBI Group has again postponed the launch of its new cryptocurrency exchange, citing a need to boost security measures. In an announcement Tuesday, SBI said that, while the new platform – called SBI Virtual Currencies – has already started offering account registrations to certain priority investors, it will postpone the acceptance of applications Read More

Bitcoin Cash Gains on 38% Rise in Trading Volume

3 weeks ago admin2 Comments Off on Bitcoin Cash Gains on 38% Rise in Trading Volume
Bitcoin cash is on the rise amid rising volumes, but is still within a bearish falling-channel pattern for now, the price charts indicate. As of writing, the world’s fourth-largest cryptocurrency by market capitalization is changing hands at $1,281, having appreciated by over 8 percent in the last 24 hours, as per CoinMarketCap data. With trading Read More