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The Bitcoin price slipped on Monday (Nov 19) underneath US$5,000 (€4,366) out of the blue since October 2017 as an expansive selloff accumulated steam on the hazy digital money market. The descending trend where most Asian markets have ended up was an immediate consequence of a gigantic droop in the Bitcoin price (BTC).
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November 19, Jihan Wu, co-founder of Bitmain, the strong backer of Bitcoin ABC, has emphasized his confidence in the future of Bitcoin Cash (BCH) and PoW (proof-of-work) mining at the Nikkei/CNBC “Future of Money” event in Tokyo. As the ongoing battle between Bitcoin ABC and Bitcoin SV parties, the future of BCH becomes ambiguous.
Although Bitcoin was down over 13 percent to below $4800 today, hitting a fresh 13-month low, some crypto investors still hope the biggest cryptocurrency could reach its peak somewhere between $100k and $200k in 2020 when the Bitcoin reward halving takes place. However, Mao Shixing, co-founder and CEO and of the world’s sixth largest bitcoin mining pool F2Pool, believes Bitcoin “halving”2020 will […].
After much resistance, the price of Bitcoin has succumbed to market dictate to drop below $5000 for the first time in 2018. The drop of more than $500 on Monday Nov.
Bakkt platform sees delays, regulatory prevalency, new mining products, Jimmy Song arguing against Craig Wright as Satoshi, and Bitcoin's bear market compared to 2013, all while Bitcoin dumps further. The post Daily Crypto Roundup 11/20/2018 appeared first on Crypto Insider.
Since the value of Bitcoin began to recede in early-2018, investors from across the globe have sought to find a silver lining to latch onto. However, with initial coin offerings (ICOs) seeing less than adequate amounts of interest, security tokens failing to pick up steam, and corporations remaining hesitant to adopt blockchain-based technologies, investors have.
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The crisis continues within the cryptocurrency market as Bitcoin drops to a fresh yearly low of $4,411. This is… The post Cryptocurrency Market Crisis Continues As Overall Market Drops To a Low of $140 Billion appeared first on Invest In Blockchain.
Tether and Bitfinex have been under US Securities and Exchange Commission [SEC] and Commodity Futures Trading Commission [CFTC]’s radar for a very long time in relation to Initial Coin Offering [ICO] scams and market manipulation, but nothing concrete was ever established against them. As new findings come to light, according to a report by Bloomberg News, […] The post Bitcoin [BTC] rigging: Department of Justice initiates probe into alleged price manipulation by Bitfinex and Tether during 2017 rally appeared first on AMBCrypto.
ETPs — Switzerland's Alternative To Exchange-Traded Funds While the entire world is waiting for the US SEC decision regarding Bitcoin ETFs, Switzerland found another solution. The country's financial regulator, FINMA, confirmed that the exchange-traded product will arrive in Switzerland's principal stock exchange tomorrow, on November 21st.
Some very important OTC desks of Genesis, Cumberland and Circle, which handle a massive amount of OTC crypto trading, are leading a new trend now, according to the Abacus Journal. These companies are opening up their OTC books to help the markets so they can understand the price swings better in preparation for the ETF.
Cryptocurrency traders have reportedly suffered huge losses after digital asset exchange, OKEx, quickly settled bitcoin cash (BCH) futures contracts - without properly informing users before the BCH hard fork on November 14th. Qiao Changhe, the founder of Beijing-based Consensus Technologies, has alleged that he lost $700,000 because OKEx’s management closed the BCH futures contracts at a point that did not accurately reflect cryptocurrency prices (at that particular time).
MV Index Solutions, a VanEck subsidiary, has announced a bitcoin price index comprised of three regulated US bitcoin OTC desks. The index will be used in the VanEck Solidx bitcoin ETF as it thought to be less susceptible to market manipulation and thus more likely to be approved by U.
There’s not much to smile about, but once in a while the market gifts us with a farce worthy of Monty Python. In the latest chapter of the Bitcoin Cash comedy, Calvin Ayre, the Black Knight of Crypto, has recently offered a truce in the ongoing war for Bitcoin Cash—just after having yet another limb […] The post CoinGeek Calls For Ceasing Bitcoin Cash Hostilities: Truce or Capitulation? appeared first on Crypto Briefing.
Emerging Markets Study263, a Zimbabwean-owned fintech startup operating from South Africa, has opened an online store allowing Zimbabweans to buy food hampers that are delivered directly to their homes. Shoppers have the option to pay for items like cooking oil and baked beans in BTC, Paypal or Ecocash, a local mobile money payment system.
Bitcoin is plunging faster than the RMS Titanic, and the Department of Justice is looking into whether the drop has anything to do with Bitcoin’s alleged ties to the stablecoin Tether. A Stronger, Better Past… Sort of We all remember the glory days of Bitcoin during December of last year.
What do Bitcoin and communism have in common? Huobi. The world’s third largest digital assets exchange has set up a Communist Party committee via its $2.
After yesterday’s widespread market carnage, Bitcoin has continued to drop and is showing little sign of a pending recovery. Bitcoin’s latest drop to fresh 2018 lows has dragged altcoins even further down, and market sentiment is sitting at a yearly low as investors lose hope.
Fundstrat co-founder Tom Lee stands by his reduced year-end bitcoin price target of $15,000, saying continued fallout from a market slump in tech stocks is putting pressure on cryptocurrencies. Lee’s new prediction is a dramatic drop from the bullish $25,000 price target he had set in early-2018, when the crypto market seemed poised for a […].
DOJ refocuses bitcoin price pumping investigation, university offers digital diplomas, Make-A-Wish hit by hackers, and North Dakota goes after fraudulent ICO. .
Adam Back, who is at the helm of blockchain startup Blockstream, believes there are better days ahead for bitcoin investors, suggesting a flippening between BTC and gold could be in the cards. Back says it is “plausible” for the BTC price to reach somewhere between $250,000 and half-a-million dollars in the coming years.
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Fundstrat co-founder Tom Lee stands by his reduced year-end bitcoin price target of $15,000, saying continued fallout from a market slump in tech stocks is putting pressure on cryptocurrencies. Lee’s new prediction is a dramatic drop from the bullish $25,000 price target he had set in early-2018, when the crypto market seemed poised for a The post Doubling Down: Tom Lee Won’t Abandon $15,000 Year-End Bitcoin Price Forecast appeared first on CCN .
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As the crypto market reels from a weeklong downturn that has forced the bitcoin price to its lowest point in almost 14 months, it appears that traditional markets do not intend to welcome investors back with open arms. Markets Erase Year-to-Date Gains Following yet another decline on Tuesday, the Dow Jones Industrial Average, S&P 500, The post Not Just Bitcoin: FAANG Stocks are Down $1 Trillion from Yearly Highs appeared first on CCN .
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Bitcoin is plunging faster than the RMS Titanic, and the Department of Justice is looking into whether the drop has anything to do with Bitcoin’s alleged ties to the stablecoin Tether. A Stronger, Better Past… Sort of We all remember the glory days of Bitcoin during December of last year.
New data released by Coin Dance this week shows that the number of bitcoin public nodes made a significant jump. The reported 10,094 public nodes places the total number back over 10,000 for the first time since March.
Bitcoin Press Release:  Cross-blockchain communication ecosystem ARK announce the official launch date of Core v2 as the 28th of November 2018. 20th November 2018, Lons-le-Saunier, France: The much awaited and anticipated new Core v2 for ARK is knocking on MainNet’s door.
What do Bitcoin and communism have in common? Huobi. The world’s third largest digital assets exchange has set up a Communist Party committee via its $2.
After yesterday’s widespread market carnage, Bitcoin has continued to drop and is showing little sign of a pending recovery. Bitcoin’s latest drop to fresh 2018 lows has dragged altcoins even further down, and market sentiment is sitting at a yearly low as investors lose hope.
CoinSpeaker Bitcoin Shopping May be Closer than We Think Baran Giresunluoglu, professional investor and stock trader, shares his clues to Bitcoin shopping, which he thinks could be even closer than we think. Bitcoin Shopping May be Closer than We Think .
It appears that the great reckoning has arrived: the long-anticipated time when Bitcoin and the cryptocurrency market’s excessive hype… The post BTC Price Drops Below $5,000 — Where Does Bitcoin Go From Here? appeared first on Invest In Blockchain. .
The cryptocurrency market has boarded a bearish slide, with popular cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin [BTC], Bitcoin Cash [BCH] and Ethereum [ETH] all breaking their support levels and entering a redder bearish realm. The bear attack, however, has not stopped the Bitcoin Cash hard fork from taking place, with supporters of the fork making sure their voices […] The post Bitcoin Cash ABC is trying to make the network more stable unlike SV, says Roger Ver appeared first on AMBCrypto.