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Clash of the Titans: JPMorgan’s crypto stance could offer edge over Goldman Sachs
The traditional finance world has long been skeptical of the crypto market, with many financial “gurus” and banks criticizing the nascent market, frequently leaning against age-old talking points for why Bitcoin is bad.
Coinbase’s earliest investor starts accumulating Ethereum “again,” joining whales
After underperforming Bitcoin for weeks, Ethereum saw a healthy rally this week that saw it reach $245 on Saturday — the highest price since early March.
Although we are just months into the ongoing COVID-19 recession, it has purportedly shown clear structural issues in some of society’s largest institutions.
Ethereum’s upcoming 2 “Senerity” update is much-awaited among cryptocurrency circles.
ICON, South Korea’s biggest crypto project, enables cross-chain interoperability
South Korea’s ICON, regarded by some as the country’s biggest cryptocurrency project, launched a significant update for its protocol earlier this week.
Ethereum has found itself caught within an intense uptrend over the past day, with its overnight upswing invalidating the firm downtrend that the crypto has been caught within against its Bitcoin trading pair.
Why crypto: holding money at Citibank costs hundreds of euros a month
Crypto assets have long had an ambiguous set of use cases.
“Structural” shift in crypto options shows there’s an influx of long-term Ethereum bulls
Over the past few months and years, financial derivatives like options and futures have become increasingly important to crypto.
Bitcoin futures premium spikes as traders flip long; factors to consider
Bitcoin futures have seen rising premiums throughout the past week, pointing to a large spike in demand for long-favoring positions amongst traders.
Blockchain project FLETA cooperating with Oracle to build high-performance cloud server
Blockchain project FLETA recently announced an agreement with the software giant Oracle.
After a strong rally from $3,700 to $10,100 over the span of six weeks, the Bitcoin bull has proverbially been asleep over the past few weeks.
Don’t ignore what is going on with Ethereum, analyst says as stablecoins erupt
While ETH prices have remained in the proverbial dumps, the underlying Ethereum blockchain has seen a flurry of activity and development of recent months.
MakerDAO’s MKR crypto rips 40% higher on news of coveted Coinbase listing
The past few months have seen Coinbase throw millions of dollars at supporting the budding decentralized finance (DeFi) ecosystem based on Ethereum. As reported by CryptoSlate in December, a product manager at the company, Jacob Horne said: “DeFi, or decentralized finance, is an essential part of an open financial system.
China: Parliament passes law allowing inheritance of Bitcoin and cryptocurrencies; a changing crypto narrative?
China’s secretive stance on digital currencies is starting to reveal traces of long-term aspirations.
DeFi vs CeFi: Two industry leaders to square off in debate during BlockDown 2020
The crypto industry has long been engaged in a debate regarding whether or not the merits of Centralized Finance (CeFi) outweigh those of Decentralized Finance (DeFi).
Bitcoin’s short-term skew collapses as CME options volume rockets
Bitcoin’s short-term market dynamic has shifted greatly following the volatility seen overnight.
Facebook’s Mark Zuckerberg explains how digital currency Libra could increase the firm’s profits
Days after rebranding the Calibra wallet to Novi, Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg explained to shareholders how Libra, the firm’s upcoming digital currency, can help bolster revenues from advertising.
Mounting utility may be driving massive Ethereum accumulation trend
Ethereum’s lackluster price action hasn’t stopped large investors from accumulating.
Just over two weeks ago, Bitcoin experienced its third block reward reduction.
Cardano (ADA) continues showing signs of strength as development activity booms
Cardano (ADA) has been caught within an intense uptrend in recent times, which has allowed it to firmly outperform both Bitcoin and most of its other peers.
Reddit’s Fortnite gamers are bigger crypto adopters than r/Cryptocurrency
Reddit’s true crypto adopters may not be subscribed to its crypto-focused subreddit.
As it stands, decentralized finance (DeFi) overtaking or rivaling Wall Street is a quixotic dream for its proponents.
Move over BTC futures, the world’s accredited millionaires can now profit by mining Bitcoin
Bitcoin mining, long known as an obscure activity limited to cyberpunks and dominated by Chinese brands, can now be an alternative investment option for accredited investors looking to take a BTC bet.
One of Bitcoin’s earliest developers suggests crypto trading is all speculation and no tech
The volatility of cryptocurrency markets is well-documented and definitely not for the faint-hearted — 100x leverage, double-digit percentage drops in a single trading session, and small-cap altcoins “mooning” hundreds of dollars under an hour lead many to the crypto market under the guise of an early-adopter.