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Bitcoin crashed 9% on the day: here’s why traders are not worried just yet
The price of Bitcoin dropped by 9 percent from $9,900 to $9,000 on the day.
EMURGO and Ergo partner up to create blockchain-based financial solutions for Cardano
EMURGO, a blockchain company tasked with driving the adoption of Cardano, has announced a strategic company with Ergo, a PoW protocol providing financial contracts.
Searching for an equities hedge? This crypto exchange now offers Bitcoin-priced Gold futures
Bitcoin and gold have, arguably, emerged as a “hedge” against the risks that equity markets around the world are now presenting.
Microsoft moves its decentralized I.D. system to Bitcoin; BitPay, Gemini feature as collaborators
Microsoft, the world’s largest software company, moved its decentralized identity (DID) project to the Bitcoin protocol on June 10, opening the system to worldwide and extensive open-source development.
Metrics show 80 percent of stablecoins like Tether and Binance USD are held by only six accounts
Long touted as an alternative to fiat currencies without the volatility of digital assets like Bitcoin, stablecoins and related companies mushroomed in late-2018; with a lot of projects even getting venture funded.
Coinbase may list Aave, Bancor, Ren, Vechain, Synthetix and 13 other cryptocurrencies
Coinbase is currently exploring the addition of 18 new digital assets, which include DeFi tokens such as Aave, Bancor, Ren, VeChain, Aragon, and DigiByte.
Institutional traders own more than $300 million in Bitcoin contracts betting on a rally; here’s why
Despite a pandemic ravaging the world’s economies, data shows that there’s been a concerted effort amongst institutions to gain exposure to Bitcoin and cryptocurrency.
bitFlyer USA COO on why it’s focusing on less coins and the need for the “separation between state and money”
CryptoSlate recently had the opportunity to chat with Joel Edgerton, the COO of bitFlyer USA.
This $22 billion fund manager says buy Gold, Bitcoin as bond markets fail as a hedge after U.S. Quant Easing
The ongoing COVID-19-pandemic has served as a defining point of modern financial markets.
Chainlink reaches key resistance as parabolic trendline forecasts upside
Chainlink has been vying to incur further momentum as it hovers just slightly below its previously established all-time highs.
Ethereum’s average transaction fees just rocketed overnight after one user spent millions of dollars in fees to send a tiny amount of ETH.
CME Bitcoin futures open interest is up 310% in 2020: Wall Street wants BTC
Two weeks ago, two Goldman Sachs executives came out strongly against Bitcoin in a client call.
Traders on the biggest Bitcoin options exchange are pricing in a 7% chance for BTC to hit ATHs before 2021
Bitcoin options have turned out an unlikely choice of trading instrument in 2019-20.
Aside from Bitcoin gaining a perfect storm of macro factors, one of the biggest narratives in the crypto market over the past few months has been decentralized finance (DeFi).
Germany’s stock exchange will list first “centrally cleared” Bitcoin ETF, BitGo to serve as BTC custodian
Bitcoin-pegged institutional trading products like ETFs and futures have been a running theme since 2016.
Bitcoin has seen a notable uptick in its fundamental strength over the past week.
Cardano (ADA) search and social engagement reach yearly highs
The search interest for Cardano (ADA) is the highest it has been this year, data from Google Trends has shown.
This crypto forensic firm will now trace Zcash transactions, notes Dash privacy is akin to Bitcoin
Ever since crypto-crimes and criminals using Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies to launder money became a thing, the field of crypto-forensics has come up as an unlikely “evil good.” The field has, somewhat, proven most cryptocurrencies are not fully private as previously imagined.
Inside the black box: How centralized exchanges can provide unique intelligence about crypto-assets
Research by Jesus Rodriguez and Lucas Outumuro of IntoTheBlock Wouldn’t it be interesting to know how much money is being transferred in and out of Binance? How about how many Bitcoin does Coinbase hold? Centralized exchanges are one of the key components of the architecture of crypto markets.
This team has a new player; fintech veteran Mati Greenspan joins Chiliz and Socios as global advisor
Digital tokens and blockchain technology are not the first things one would imagine when asked about soccer games in Europe.
Sparks fly as developer suggests an altcoin will overtake Bitcoin in the next five years
Although it may seem like Bitcoin has led the crypto market over the past few months, altcoins have strongly outperformed BTC since the start of 2020.
Ethereum reaches a major milestone as total unique wallet addresses surpasses that of Bitcoin
Ethereum reached a major milestone today, with the cryptocurrency now boasting a total of 119.63 million unique wallet addresses.
Ripple (XRP) wants to target less treasury, more SMEs after experiencing record on-demand liquidity volumes
Ripple’s On-Demand Liquidity (ODL) corridors have witnessed major growth and facilitated instant, cross-border fund transfers.