Day: February 15, 2020

Coronavirus Spreads and Crypto Rallies, but Not Everything Is Related

Coronavirus Spreads and Crypto Rallies, but Not Everything Is Related

The coronavirus and the crypto market rally: Is there a link between the two? Surging crypto rallies and the coronavirus scare — the two pheno ...
Cryptocurrency News From Japan: Feb. 9 – Feb. 15 in Review

Cryptocurrency News From Japan: Feb. 9 – Feb. 15 in Review

Japanese exchange Bitpoint released data on its massive 2019 deficit, the country’s FSA pointed out tightening regulations, and more in news from Ja ...
This Crypto is a “Sleeping Giant” That Could Soon See a Face Ripping Rally

This Crypto is a “Sleeping Giant” That Could Soon See a Face Ripping Rally

Although the crypto markets have faced some turbulence this morning, it is important to note that altcoins have been caught within firm uptrends over ...
Tradeblock Estimates Post-Halving Mining Cost of $12,500 per BTC

Tradeblock Estimates Post-Halving Mining Cost of $12,500 per BTC

On February 7, the blockchain analytics provider Tradeblock published a report about the upcoming BTC reward halving. BTC’s block reward is expe ...
Coming to a ConsenSys: JP Morgan Acquisition Paves JPM Coin Growth

Coming to a ConsenSys: JP Morgan Acquisition Paves JPM Coin Growth

Pundits believe that a merger between JP Morgan and ConsenSys is a step in the right direction for both companies and the crypto industry. According ...
Uptrend Broken? Bitcoin Tumbles Below $10K as Greed Hits 6-Month High

Uptrend Broken? Bitcoin Tumbles Below $10K as Greed Hits 6-Month High

Bitcoin (BTC) has fallen below its landmark $10,000 price point after failing to break $10,500 resistance, mimicking a similar $300 drop earlier this ...
Bitcoin To Explode To $18,000 Ahead Of Halving, As Probability Of New ATH Grows

Bitcoin To Explode To $18,000 Ahead Of Halving, As Probability Of New ATH Grows

Bitcoin has already had an explosive start to 2020, but the rocket ship is only just getting started with the cryptocurrency’s halving just “around th ...
CFTC Charges Colorado Resident With Fraud in Crypto Ponzi Scheme

CFTC Charges Colorado Resident With Fraud in Crypto Ponzi Scheme

The CFTC has filed charges against two parties on Ponzi allegations involving crypto, forex, and over $500,000 of defrauded funds. The Commodity Fut ...
Bitcoin Plummets to $9,700 in Violent Selloff After Breaking Below a Key Level

Bitcoin Plummets to $9,700 in Violent Selloff After Breaking Below a Key Level

Bitcoin saw an incredibly sharp selloff this morning after previously being caught within a firm bout of sideways trading around $10,300. This latest ...
BTC’s Market Share Drops Consecutively for 14 Days – Dominance Ratio Slides to 60%

BTC’s Market Share Drops Consecutively for 14 Days – Dominance Ratio Slides to 60%

Cryptocurrency markets have been climbing higher in value as coins like BTC have gained over 19% during the last 90 days. However, many other digital ...
Bitcoin Price Stabilizing Above $10K With $11.6K Futures Gap in Sight

Bitcoin Price Stabilizing Above $10K With $11.6K Futures Gap in Sight

The price of Bitcoin has been showing bullish momentum with the CME BTC futures gap from last year at $11.6K now becoming a target for the bulls. Th ...
OKEx Launches OKChain on Testnet, OKEx DEx Becomes First dApp on the New Blockchain

OKEx Launches OKChain on Testnet, OKEx DEx Becomes First dApp on the New Blockchain

The leading global digital asset trading platform, OKEx has made its mark in the decentralized finance (DeFi) space by launching its first DeFi applic ...
‘Best Brand’ Bitcoin Can Hit $20K by May Halving, Says Mike Novogratz

‘Best Brand’ Bitcoin Can Hit $20K by May Halving, Says Mike Novogratz

In an interview with mainstream media, the venture capitalist pointed to Bitcoin’s upcoming halving as a major price goal. Bitcoin (BTC) has the pot ...
XRP Price Hits 7-Month High as BitMEX Users Reel From 60% Flash Crash

XRP Price Hits 7-Month High as BitMEX Users Reel From 60% Flash Crash

CEO Arthur Hayes appeared to describe the altcoin as a “turd” hours before traders saw the XRP price flash crash by more than half. BitMEX continues ...
Bitcoin Whales Holding 100-1,000 BTC are Accumulating: US Exchange

Bitcoin Whales Holding 100-1,000 BTC are Accumulating: US Exchange

Bitcoin whales holding about 100-1,000 units of the cryptocurrency have started accumulating more of it, says crypto trading platform Kraken.In a repo ...
Bitcoin Price Will Close 3rd Best Month Ever if $10K Holds Until March

Bitcoin Price Will Close 3rd Best Month Ever if $10K Holds Until March

Stock-to-flow model creator PlanB says “few people realize” that February 2020 is currently the third most successful month for BTC/USD. Bitcoin (BT ...
Japan Uneased by Chinese CBDC, Plans on Digital Yen in ‘2 to 3’ Years

Japan Uneased by Chinese CBDC, Plans on Digital Yen in ‘2 to 3’ Years

China continues to pull ahead in the central bank digital currency race as more details on its secretive digital yuan project intermittently surface. ...
What Pushed Bitcoin Up 65% in 2 Months? Top Fund Manager Explains

What Pushed Bitcoin Up 65% in 2 Months? Top Fund Manager Explains

Since the middle of December, Bitcoin has been on an absolute tear higher, rallying from $6,400 to $10,550 earlier this week, per data from TradingVie ...
Tax Rules Hit Brazilian Crypto Exchanges, Forcing Trading Platforms Acesso Bitcoin and Latoex Out of Business

Tax Rules Hit Brazilian Crypto Exchanges, Forcing Trading Platforms Acesso Bitcoin and Latoex Out of Business

Tax regulations implemented even before dedicated legislation has been adopted have hit Brazilian cryptocurrency exchanges. Digital asset brokers fail ...
Analysis That Predicted Ripple XRP’s $0.17 Bottom: 200% Rally is Coming

Analysis That Predicted Ripple XRP’s $0.17 Bottom: 200% Rally is Coming

XRP has been on an absolute tear over the past 60 days.Since bottoming at $0.17 in the middle of December, the cryptocurrency, currently the third-lar ...
There’s a “Non-Trivial” Chance XRP is About to Explode; Here’s How High It Could Go

There’s a “Non-Trivial” Chance XRP is About to Explode; Here’s How High It Could Go

The ongoing rally seen amongst major cryptos has allowed XRP to break past the key resistance it was previously facing around $0.33, with its movement ...
Craig Wright’s $100B Theft Claim – BTC and BCH Used His Database Without Permission

Craig Wright’s $100B Theft Claim – BTC and BCH Used His Database Without Permission

The infamous Craig Wright, the Australian native who claims to be Satoshi Nakamoto, has published a blog post that explains he owns “the full ri ...
Behind the Scenes of TON: Lessons Learned on Deploying Smart Contracts, Part 2

Behind the Scenes of TON: Lessons Learned on Deploying Smart Contracts, Part 2

This is the second article in our series on integrating payment channels on Telegram Open Network. In the first part, we introduced the network, detai ...
Governments Begin to Roll Out FATF’s Travel Rule Around the Globe

Governments Begin to Roll Out FATF’s Travel Rule Around the Globe

How is the FATF’s AML guidance being implemented around the world, and what is its impact on the crypto industry? It’s been nearly eight month ...
Five Crypto Relationships Worth Noting on Valentine’s Day

Five Crypto Relationships Worth Noting on Valentine’s Day

Today is Saint Valentine’s Day, and in honor of this most romantic of holidays, Cointelegraph presents five of the crypto community’s most notable uni ...
This Indicator May Take the Crypto Market on an Unprecedented Parabolic Rally

This Indicator May Take the Crypto Market on an Unprecedented Parabolic Rally

The crypto market has been caught within a firm uptrend throughout the past six weeks, with its cumulative rally being fueled by steady gains seen by ...
Bahamas Digital Dollar to Roll out Across All Islands in H2 2020, Governor Says

Bahamas Digital Dollar to Roll out Across All Islands in H2 2020, Governor Says

The Central Bank of the Bahamas plans to adopt the Bahamian digital dollar pilot in the second half of 2020. While major industry actors argue that ...
$40M Bitcoin Auction Next Week May Cause a Bitcoin Flash Crash, Data Shows

$40M Bitcoin Auction Next Week May Cause a Bitcoin Flash Crash, Data Shows

The US Marshals Service is preparing to auction around 4,000 of seized BTC (+$40 million). Previous sales have coincided with an aggressive down wick ...
Bitcoin Price Bull Run May Last 3 Years With $45K Top, Says Tone Vays

Bitcoin Price Bull Run May Last 3 Years With $45K Top, Says Tone Vays

Today popular market analyst and Cointelegraph contributor filbfilb joined veteran trader Tone Vays on his YouTube trading channel. During the discuss ...
IOHK Donates $500,000 to University of Wyoming’s Blockchain Lab

IOHK Donates $500,000 to University of Wyoming’s Blockchain Lab

IOHK donates $500,000 in ADA cryptocurrency to the University of Wyoming to advance blockchain research and development. IOHK, the software company ...