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Bitcoin (BTC) Celebrates Its 12th Birthday Hitting $14,000, Its New 2020-High

Bitcoin (BTC) moves past $14,000 just on the day it turns 12. As per the chart on TradingView, Bitcoin hit a high of $14,089 before retracing back again. At press time, BTC is trading at a price of $13,822 with a market cap of $259 billion. Bitcoin has recovered 1000 points just in 48-hours after

Bitcoin (BTC) moves past $14,000 just on the day it turns 12. As per the chart on TradingView, Bitcoin hit a high of $14,089 before retracing back again. At press time, BTC is trading at a price of $13,822 with a market cap of $259 billion. Bitcoin has recovered 1000 points just in 48-hours after

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BTC Slips Below $13,000 As Crypto Market Comes Under Pressure Amid Stock Market Sell-off

After holding up well earlier this week against the stock market sell-off, Bitcoin finally enters correction slipping below the crucial $13,000 in a market-wide sell-off. At press time, Bitcoin (BTC) is trading 3.23% down at a price of $12,980 with a market cap of $240 billion. At press time, the overall cryptocurrency market looks under

After holding up well earlier this week against the stock market sell-off, Bitcoin finally enters correction slipping below the crucial $13,000 in a market-wide sell-off. At press time, Bitcoin (BTC) is trading 3.23% down at a price of $12,980 with a market cap of $240 billion. At press time, the overall cryptocurrency market looks under

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Gold Investors to Flip to Bitcoin (BTC), Says Investor Raoul Pal

Bitcoin’s inherent value-proposition remains so strong that even big players of the market are considering to dump traditional assets for Bitcoin (BTC). Popular market investor Raoul Pal has doubled-down on his Bitcoin bet calling BTC as the “supermassive blockhole”. In his latest comments, Pal suggests that Bitcoin will continue to distance instance from traditional assets

Bitcoin’s inherent value-proposition remains so strong that even big players of the market are considering to dump traditional assets for Bitcoin (BTC). Popular market investor Raoul Pal has doubled-down on his Bitcoin bet calling BTC as the “supermassive blockhole”. In his latest comments, Pal suggests that Bitcoin will continue to distance instance from traditional assets

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Bitcoin Unfazed by Monday’s Stock Market Sell-Off, Beats Gold As A Hedge

Bitcoin-Gold-Stock Markets have been on investors’ radar throughout 2020. Interestingly, after Monday’s major sell-off in the stock market, BTC continues to show its strength and is trading above $13,4000 levels at press time. On Monday, Dow Jones (INDEXDJX: .DJI) corrected 650 points or 2.29 with other indices following the cue. This has been the biggest

Bitcoin-Gold-Stock Markets have been on investors’ radar throughout 2020. Interestingly, after Monday’s major sell-off in the stock market, BTC continues to show its strength and is trading above $13,4000 levels at press time. On Monday, Dow Jones (INDEXDJX: .DJI) corrected 650 points or 2.29 with other indices following the cue. This has been the biggest

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Bitcoin Mining Giant Marathon Orders 10,000 Bitmain Antminer S-19 Pro

Just as institutional players start raking up their BTC investments, Bitcoin mining groups start adding more mining gears. North America’s public traded self-mining company Marathon Patent Group placed a huge order with Bitmain, the biggest manufacturer of crypto mining hardware. Marathon has placed an order of 10,000 qty for Bitmain’s next-generation Antminer S-19 Pro ASIC

Just as institutional players start raking up their BTC investments, Bitcoin mining groups start adding more mining gears. North America’s public traded self-mining company Marathon Patent Group placed a huge order with Bitmain, the biggest manufacturer of crypto mining hardware. Marathon has placed an order of 10,000 qty for Bitmain’s next-generation Antminer S-19 Pro ASIC

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Bitcoin (BTC) Outperforms Stocks by Over 3X In 2020

Over the last few months, global investors have been largely celebrating their gains in the U.S. stock market. The tech sector has outperformed the indices, especially some of the top tech companies like Amazon, Apple, Alphabet, Microsoft, etc. However, when compared to the top-three indexes in the U.S. stock market, Bitcoin overwhelmingly outclasses them in

Over the last few months, global investors have been largely celebrating their gains in the U.S. stock market. The tech sector has outperformed the indices, especially some of the top tech companies like Amazon, Apple, Alphabet, Microsoft, etc. However, when compared to the top-three indexes in the U.S. stock market, Bitcoin overwhelmingly outclasses them in

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Tether, And Not PayPal, Boosted Bitcoin [BTC] Price Above $13,000

It nearly 24 hours that payments giant PayPal announced the launch of its crypto trading services on Wednesday, October 21. Later on the day, the Bitcoin price surged past $13,000 as the bulls raged-in. Many attribute this BTC price surge to the PayPal news. However, there was a silent player possibly behind the Bitcoin price

It nearly 24 hours that payments giant PayPal announced the launch of its crypto trading services on Wednesday, October 21. Later on the day, the Bitcoin price surged past $13,000 as the bulls raged-in. Many attribute this BTC price surge to the PayPal news. However, there was a silent player possibly behind the Bitcoin price

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PayPal Introduces Crypto Trading, Plans To Start Crypto Shopping Facility

The long wait has finally ended! On Wednesday, October 21, online payments giant PayPal Holdings has confirmed its entry in the crypto market as per the Reuters report. PayPal said that it will allow its customers to trade Bitcoin and other digital currencies via the company’s online wallets. PayPal said that it has received the

The long wait has finally ended! On Wednesday, October 21, online payments giant PayPal Holdings has confirmed its entry in the crypto market as per the Reuters report. PayPal said that it will allow its customers to trade Bitcoin and other digital currencies via the company’s online wallets. PayPal said that it has received the

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Altcoin News

Altcoins Lose Over $4 Billion In Market Cap As Bitcoin Bulls Take Charge

Over the last 24 hours, the altcoins’ market is in deep red with some top cryptocurrencies losing between 4-10%. As per the charts on CoinMarketCap, the altcoins have lost over $4 billion in combined market cap over the last 24 hours. Among the top ten cryptocurrencies, Chainlink (LINK) has lost the most in percentage terms

Over the last 24 hours, the altcoins’ market is in deep red with some top cryptocurrencies losing between 4-10%. As per the charts on CoinMarketCap, the altcoins have lost over $4 billion in combined market cap over the last 24 hours. Among the top ten cryptocurrencies, Chainlink (LINK) has lost the most in percentage terms

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TRON’s Justin Sun Accusses Filecoin Team Of Pulling An Exit Scam

In his fresh attack on the newly launched Filecoin platform, TRON’s Justin Sun has accused the Filecoin team of pulling an exit scam. In his latest tweet, Justin Sun notes that the Filecoin team sold 1.5 million native FIL tokens at a high price of USD 200. Besides, he also goes to mention that Filecoin

In his fresh attack on the newly launched Filecoin platform, TRON’s Justin Sun has accused the Filecoin team of pulling an exit scam. In his latest tweet, Justin Sun notes that the Filecoin team sold 1.5 million native FIL tokens at a high price of USD 200. Besides, he also goes to mention that Filecoin

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Polkadot Bitcoin
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Polkadot’s First Trustless Wrapped Bitcoin PolkaBTC Coming in Early 2021

In a step towards creating a truly interoperable blockchain ecosystem, cross-chain bridge service provide Interlay has joined hands with Polkadot to bring the platform’s first trustless wrapped Bitcoin PolkaBTC by early 2021. PlkaBTC is nothing but an official bridge between Bitcoin and Polkadot blockchains. The entire project is entirely funded by Polkadot’s parent Web 3

In a step towards creating a truly interoperable blockchain ecosystem, cross-chain bridge service provide Interlay has joined hands with Polkadot to bring the platform’s first trustless wrapped Bitcoin PolkaBTC by early 2021. PlkaBTC is nothing but an official bridge between Bitcoin and Polkadot blockchains. The entire project is entirely funded by Polkadot’s parent Web 3

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Institutional Rain: Grayscale Attracts Over $1 Billion In Fresh Crypto Investments in Q3

The world’s largest digital currency asset manager Grayscale released its Digital Asset Investment report for Q3 2020. Reportedly, the giant invested a whopping $1.05 billion into different crypto investment products during the third quarter. Dropping our latest Digital Asset Investment Report this morning…@Grayscale raised over $1 billion into our family of products in 3Q20!! a

The world’s largest digital currency asset manager Grayscale released its Digital Asset Investment report for Q3 2020. Reportedly, the giant invested a whopping $1.05 billion into different crypto investment products during the third quarter. Dropping our latest Digital Asset Investment Report this morning…@Grayscale raised over $1 billion into our family of products in 3Q20!! a

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Stone Ridge Asset Management Joins MicroStrategy and Square, Holds $115 Million in Bitcoin

Institutional participation in Bitcoin (BTC) continues to be on a steep rise over the last few months. Today, October 13, Stone Ridge Asset Management announced that it is holding over 10,000+ BTC worth more than $115 million. The announcement comes as Stone Ridge parent NYDIG raised over $50 million in growth equity funding. With more

Institutional participation in Bitcoin (BTC) continues to be on a steep rise over the last few months. Today, October 13, Stone Ridge Asset Management announced that it is holding over 10,000+ BTC worth more than $115 million. The announcement comes as Stone Ridge parent NYDIG raised over $50 million in growth equity funding. With more

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Ripple CEO Accuses U.S. Regulators of Favoring Chinese Technologies

Ripple’s dissent with regulators continues to grow further as CEO Brad Garlinghouse makes a fresh attack. In a series of tweets, Garlinhouse accused the regulators of the lack of clarity in crypto rules. He noted that this is like giving Chinese technologies a free pass over U.S. companies. Citing last week’s report by the Justice

Ripple’s dissent with regulators continues to grow further as CEO Brad Garlinghouse makes a fresh attack. In a series of tweets, Garlinhouse accused the regulators of the lack of clarity in crypto rules. He noted that this is like giving Chinese technologies a free pass over U.S. companies. Citing last week’s report by the Justice

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Regulatory Clean-Up Can Be Good For The Crypto Market – Fundstrat Advisors

Fundstrat Global Advisors has recently released a report backing the recent regulatory action in the crypto market. Fundstrat strategists – David Grider, Ken Xuan, and Tom Lee – wrote that regulatory clean-up is positive to ensure a free-market-oriented atmosphere in the crypto space. Regulators are active back again in the cryptocurrency market with a string

Fundstrat Global Advisors has recently released a report backing the recent regulatory action in the crypto market. Fundstrat strategists – David Grider, Ken Xuan, and Tom Lee – wrote that regulatory clean-up is positive to ensure a free-market-oriented atmosphere in the crypto space. Regulators are active back again in the cryptocurrency market with a string

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BTC Above $11,000, On-chain Indicators Suggest Positive Trend in Mid-Term

Bitcoin (BTC) price is 4% up today crossing $11,000 in a market-wide recovery of the crypto market. At press time, Bitcoin is trading at $11,017 with a market cap of $204 billion. The BTC price gains are in line with the overall cryptocurrency market which is up 3.28%. The Bitcoin price surge comes just a

Bitcoin (BTC) price is 4% up today crossing $11,000 in a market-wide recovery of the crypto market. At press time, Bitcoin is trading at $11,017 with a market cap of $204 billion. The BTC price gains are in line with the overall cryptocurrency market which is up 3.28%. The Bitcoin price surge comes just a

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Jack Dorsey’s Square Inc Invests $50 Million in Bitcoin (BTC)

In a major announcement on Thursday, October 8, Jack Dorsey-backed Square Inc. (NYSE: SQ) announced that they have invested a massive $50 million in Bitcoin. With the total purchase amount of 4,709 BTC, the purchase happened at an average price of $10617.96 per BTC. Today, @Square announced that it has purchased $50M in bitcoin. Square

In a major announcement on Thursday, October 8, Jack Dorsey-backed Square Inc. (NYSE: SQ) announced that they have invested a massive $50 million in Bitcoin. With the total purchase amount of 4,709 BTC, the purchase happened at an average price of $10617.96 per BTC. Today, @Square announced that it has purchased $50M in bitcoin. Square

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Ripple Co-founder Hints Shifting Base Out of the U.S, Blames Regulators

Former Ripple CEO and co-founder Chris Larsen recently spoke out his mind on crypto regulations in the U.S. and the lack of clarity. Speaking to the Fortune reporter Jeff John Roberts, Larsen said that excessive regulations have been hurting innovation. Thus, they are planning to move the Ripple headquarters from San Franciso to other crypto-friendly

Former Ripple CEO and co-founder Chris Larsen recently spoke out his mind on crypto regulations in the U.S. and the lack of clarity. Speaking to the Fortune reporter Jeff John Roberts, Larsen said that excessive regulations have been hurting innovation. Thus, they are planning to move the Ripple headquarters from San Franciso to other crypto-friendly

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China’s Interest Is Centered Around Bitcoin, Signals Next Bull Run

Over the last week, Bitcoin has been consolidating around $10,700 levels. Interestingly, the world’s largest cryptocurrency has been holding its position resiliently despite some negative news like BitMEX’s CFTC charges leading to an erosion of 32,000 BTC from the exchange. However, there’s been a spike in new participants coming to Bitcoin clearly indicated by a

Over the last week, Bitcoin has been consolidating around $10,700 levels. Interestingly, the world’s largest cryptocurrency has been holding its position resiliently despite some negative news like BitMEX’s CFTC charges leading to an erosion of 32,000 BTC from the exchange. However, there’s been a spike in new participants coming to Bitcoin clearly indicated by a

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Zilliqa Enters the DeFi Market, Launches Decentralized Exchange Zilswap

On Monday, October 5, Switcheo announced the launch of its new decentralized exchange Zilswap, powered by the Zilliqa blockchain network. The fully on-chain Zilswap DEX will help Zilliqa to set its footing is the rapidly growing decentralized finance (DeFi) market. Similar to Uniswap, the Zilswap DEX also uses an automated market maker (AMM) built atop

On Monday, October 5, Switcheo announced the launch of its new decentralized exchange Zilswap, powered by the Zilliqa blockchain network. The fully on-chain Zilswap DEX will help Zilliqa to set its footing is the rapidly growing decentralized finance (DeFi) market. Similar to Uniswap, the Zilswap DEX also uses an automated market maker (AMM) built atop