Day: February 7, 2020

Derivatives Trading on FTX Suggests Users Think Trump Will Win the 2020 Election

Derivatives Trading on FTX Suggests Users Think Trump Will Win the 2020 Election

Crypto derivatives exchange FTX recently launched “TRUMP,” a new futures trading product that lets users bet on President Trump’s re-election in 2020. ...
Ethereum is About to Rocket Past $300 as Bullish Confluence Grows

Ethereum is About to Rocket Past $300 as Bullish Confluence Grows

Ethereum has been caught within an explosive and highly bullish uptrend throughout 2020, which has led ETH to significantly outperform both Bitcoin an ...
Ethereum Price Sets 2020 High — Are Investors Buying the ETH 2.0 Hype?

Ethereum Price Sets 2020 High — Are Investors Buying the ETH 2.0 Hype?

Altcoin price action has been the talk of the town for the past two weeks — and for good reason. Since the start of 2020, altcoins like Icon (ICX), AI ...
Introducing the Cointelegraph Top 100

Introducing the Cointelegraph Top 100

Cointelegraph’s editors have chosen who we believe will be the 100 most influential people in crypto and blockchain in 2020. Surveying the landscape ...
When $100k Bitcoin? Analyst Clarifies Popular BTC Price Prediction Model

When $100k Bitcoin? Analyst Clarifies Popular BTC Price Prediction Model

With the Bitcoin halving rapidly approaching, the multi-billion-dollar question is just how the historic event will impact BTC price. One popular pric ...
Crypto Users Can Bet on the 2020 Election with a Futures Trading Product Called TRUMP

Crypto Users Can Bet on the 2020 Election with a Futures Trading Product Called TRUMP

Crypto exchange FTX launches TRUMP futures trading, letting users bet on the upcoming U.S. presidential elections. Crypto derivatives exchange FTX r ...
Industry’s Most Powerful Man: Only 1 in 1000 Own Crypto

Industry’s Most Powerful Man: Only 1 in 1000 Own Crypto

Although Bitcoin is now over ten years old, the rest of the crypto market is still a relatively young asset class and unproven technology that’s valua ...
Bitcoin’s New 2020 High, US Marshals Bitcoin Auction and More on the Bad Crypto Podcast

Bitcoin’s New 2020 High, US Marshals Bitcoin Auction and More on the Bad Crypto Podcast

Crypto news for your ears instead of your eyes. This week’s episode of the Bad Crypto podcast condenses the latest blockchain news into easy l ...
Bitcoin Cash Community Begins Crafting Q&A Stack Exchange Site to Build Knowledge Base

Bitcoin Cash Community Begins Crafting Q&A Stack Exchange Site to Build Knowledge Base

On February 6, Bitcoin Cash supporters were introduced to a new BCH-centric Stack Exchange community called bitcoincash.stackexchange.com. The goal of ...
A Major Ethereum Signal Just Flashed. Last Time it Did, ETH Surged 400%

A Major Ethereum Signal Just Flashed. Last Time it Did, ETH Surged 400%

The crypto market has found itself in a steep recovery over the past 50 days. Ethereum, especially, has strongly surged higher off the December lows, ...
Reward Halving May Reduce Mining Profit but Limited Impact to Pools

Reward Halving May Reduce Mining Profit but Limited Impact to Pools

The prices of bitcoin have been standing firmly above 9500 levels as markets are less than 100 days away from the highly anticipated bitcoin reward ha ...
Price Analysis Feb 7: BTC, ETH, XRP, BCH, BSV, LTC, EOS, BNB, ADA, XTZ

Price Analysis Feb 7: BTC, ETH, XRP, BCH, BSV, LTC, EOS, BNB, ADA, XTZ

The institutional investors have maintained their bullish stance on Bitcoin. Though the spot price is yet to hit $10,000, CME Bitcoin futures have alr ...
Technical Pattern Shows Bitcoin Could Rally Over 100% in an Explosive Movement

Technical Pattern Shows Bitcoin Could Rally Over 100% in an Explosive Movement

Bitcoin’s bulls have been holding the cryptocurrency steady around $9,800, with its strong multi-day momentum making it look incredibly likely that BT ...
Chinese Startup Donates $14K to Fight Coronavirus While Launching a Blockchain Data Platform

Chinese Startup Donates $14K to Fight Coronavirus While Launching a Blockchain Data Platform

Chinese startup FUZAMEI has rolled out a philanthropy-focused blockchain platform for tracking and managing data. Chinese startup FUZAMEI has rolled ...
Bitcoin DeFi Looms Closer as RSK Launches Ethereum Bridge

Bitcoin DeFi Looms Closer as RSK Launches Ethereum Bridge

The RSK project announced the creation of Token Bridge, an interoperability protocol between the Bitcoin-pegged sidechain and Ethereum, on Feb. 6. It ...
Surging Ethereum Volume While Price Skyrockets Is Major Bullish Sign

Surging Ethereum Volume While Price Skyrockets Is Major Bullish Sign

The number two cryptocurrency by market cap, Ethereum, has been rallying alongside the rest of the crypto and altcoin market and has recently even out ...
Asian Crypto Conferences Are Being Delayed For Coronavirus Reasons

Asian Crypto Conferences Are Being Delayed For Coronavirus Reasons

A major Hong Kong crypto event, will be taking place half a year later due to the coronavirus outbreak. A number of cryptocurrency-related conferenc ...
Bitcoin ETFs in Japan: FSA Explains New Rules for Funds Investing in Cryptos

Bitcoin ETFs in Japan: FSA Explains New Rules for Funds Investing in Cryptos

Japan’s top financial regulator, the Financial Services Agency (FSA), has explained to news.Bitcoin.com its recently adopted rules regarding the ...
Analyst: Recent Bitcoin Rally Is Only the Start, Retail Will Take it to New Highs

Analyst: Recent Bitcoin Rally Is Only the Start, Retail Will Take it to New Highs

The latest rally across the crypto market may just be the first major impulse upward before retail FOMO occurs and the flow of new money entering the ...
Digital Gold, Scarcity, and Bitcoin Halvings

Digital Gold, Scarcity, and Bitcoin Halvings

By Mike Co What gives money value? Today, the value of a dollar is not directly tied to the value of any other asset. Not so long ago, money ...
Tax Agents ‘Confiscate’ Bitcoin From Criminal but Keep the Coins in His Wallet

Tax Agents ‘Confiscate’ Bitcoin From Criminal but Keep the Coins in His Wallet

The State Revenue Service of Latvia (SRS) has seized some bitcoins for the first time. The cryptocurrency, allegedly acquired through illegal means, i ...
Ex-TradingView COO Joins Binance as Director of Fiat, Europe and CIS

Ex-TradingView COO Joins Binance as Director of Fiat, Europe and CIS

Binance, one of the world’s largest cryptocurrency exchanges, is planning to further bolster its fiat-to-crypto gateways by hiring a former TradingVie ...
Analysts Say Ethereum Surging Past $200 is Only the Beginning of Exponential Growth

Analysts Say Ethereum Surging Past $200 is Only the Beginning of Exponential Growth

Since the start of the year, Ethereum has been moving steadily upwards, sometimes violently, to form a steep vertical channel. And yesterday’s s ...
Zero Chance Wikipedia Will Ever Use Bitcoin SV, Says Jimmy Wales

Zero Chance Wikipedia Will Ever Use Bitcoin SV, Says Jimmy Wales

Wikipedia co-founder Jimmy Wales has expressed skepticism regarding top-10 digital currency BSV, claiming that the coin “offers nothing for Wikipedi ...
A Big Whale on BitMEX Sold Bitcoin Worth $5 Million

A Big Whale on BitMEX Sold Bitcoin Worth $5 Million

WhaleTrades, a Twitterati who tracks the bulky crypto transactions, alerted that a big whale on BitMEX sold $5 million worth of bitcoin at $9,749.69. ...
Switzerland to Require ID for Crypto Exchange Transactions Over $1K

Switzerland to Require ID for Crypto Exchange Transactions Over $1K

Swiss regulators are now adopting FATF directives from June 2019, which required to lower the threshold for unidentified crypto exchange transaction ...
Ethereum Closes Above $200 and It Has Strong Possibility of Hitting $275 Next

Ethereum Closes Above $200 and It Has Strong Possibility of Hitting $275 Next

Traders encouraged by Ethereum’s impeccable growth in the decentralized finance (DeFi) sector have pushed its native token Ether to its five-mon ...
CME Bitcoin Futures Hit $10K as BTC Price Finally Nears Five Figures

CME Bitcoin Futures Hit $10K as BTC Price Finally Nears Five Figures

CME Bitcoin futures investors were trading the equivalent of $10,000 per Bitcoin as weekly gains top 5%. Bitcoin (BTC) crossed the $10,000 mark for ...
Bitcoin Blockchain Daily Confirmed Transactions Hit 5-Month High

Bitcoin Blockchain Daily Confirmed Transactions Hit 5-Month High

Hot on the heels of surpassing the 500 million transaction milestone, Bitcoin daily confirmed transactions are soaring to levels not seen since Sept ...
Bitcoin Funding Rate Hits 0.12% on BitMEX: BTC Historically Fell 7% Afterwards

Bitcoin Funding Rate Hits 0.12% on BitMEX: BTC Historically Fell 7% Afterwards

Over the past week, Bitcoin (BTC) has found itself in a steep rise higher, rallying from $9,100 to as high as $9,850 — a gain of 8.2% — in the span of ...