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What’s Driving Tether’s Exponential Growth? Skepticism Rises As Tether [USDT] Surpasses XRP In Market Capitalization

The stablecoin market is exponentially growing and Bitfinex sister company, Tether, currently leads the market with over $8 billion in market capitalization. The recent rapid printing in USDT as “inventory replenishes” has seen the market cap of the stable coin eclipse XRP into third with a total of $8,832,607,783 to XRP’s $8,826,197,105 as of May

The stablecoin market is exponentially growing and Bitfinex sister company, Tether, currently leads the market with over $8 billion in market capitalization. The recent rapid printing in USDT as “inventory replenishes” has seen the market cap of the stable coin eclipse XRP into third with a total of $8,832,607,783 to XRP’s $8,826,197,105 as of May

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“Doing Better Now Will Pay Off For Decades”, Vitalik Justifies The Delays To Ethereum 2.0 Launch

The Ethereum community is eagerly awaiting the launch of the Ethereum 2.0 Phase 0 after its failed launch on January 13, 2020. While top developers working on the project gave a possible Q2 release date earlier in the year, including the founder of the blockchain Vitalik Buterin, the community may have to wait a bit

The Ethereum community is eagerly awaiting the launch of the Ethereum 2.0 Phase 0 after its failed launch on January 13, 2020. While top developers working on the project gave a possible Q2 release date earlier in the year, including the founder of the blockchain Vitalik Buterin, the community may have to wait a bit

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Coinbase crashed
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Coinbase Responds To Allegations Of Deliberate System Failures

Coinbase failed twice in the past fortnight as users on the platform flocked at peak trading periods on April 29th, 2020, and May 9th, 2020. The U.S. based exchange released its postmortem results on what caused the double failure of the Coinbase exchange and Coinbase Pro systems majorly focusing on the sudden increase in traffic

Coinbase failed twice in the past fortnight as users on the platform flocked at peak trading periods on April 29th, 2020, and May 9th, 2020. The U.S. based exchange released its postmortem results on what caused the double failure of the Coinbase exchange and Coinbase Pro systems majorly focusing on the sudden increase in traffic

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bitcoin options 1 year futures expiry
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Bitcoin [BTC] Temporarily Spikes Towards $10,000; $35 M XBT Contracts Liquidated At BitMex

The last few hours in Bitcoin (BTC) have been nothing but a contract killer as the price shot up to above $9,900 before retracing back below $9,600 killing the hopes of bulls in the market. The sound of Bitcoin at $10,000 is always fascinating to the bulls as the milestone acts as a baptism to

The last few hours in Bitcoin (BTC) have been nothing but a contract killer as the price shot up to above $9,900 before retracing back below $9,600 killing the hopes of bulls in the market. The sound of Bitcoin at $10,000 is always fascinating to the bulls as the milestone acts as a baptism to

Binance against Upbit Hack
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Binance against Upbit Hack
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Binance CEO CZ Vows To Fight “Bad Actors”, Freezes Stolen Ethereum (ETH) Moved By Upbit Hackers

The stolen funds from Upbit are on the move for the umpteenth time since the hacker stole from the exchange back in November 2019. In the latest reports from Whale Alert, a data aggregator that tracks large movements in cryptocurrencies reported a total of over 9,000 ETH transferred from the Upbit hackers’ wallet to exchanges,

The stolen funds from Upbit are on the move for the umpteenth time since the hacker stole from the exchange back in November 2019. In the latest reports from Whale Alert, a data aggregator that tracks large movements in cryptocurrencies reported a total of over 9,000 ETH transferred from the Upbit hackers’ wallet to exchanges,

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Novogratz Reacts To Bitcoin Halving: “Perfect Timing For BTC As Fiat Monetary Policy Going Really Poorly”

At block #630,000 the block reward of mining a block on the Bitcoin network reduced from 12.5 BTC to 6.25 BTC completing its third successful halving. The ‘halvening” event as it’s known in the crypto circles brought about a frenzy of bullish sentiments in the field including legendary hedge fund manager Paul Tudor Jones and

At block #630,000 the block reward of mining a block on the Bitcoin network reduced from 12.5 BTC to 6.25 BTC completing its third successful halving. The ‘halvening” event as it’s known in the crypto circles brought about a frenzy of bullish sentiments in the field including legendary hedge fund manager Paul Tudor Jones and

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Chamath Palihapitiya, Weighs In On Paul Tudor Owning BTC: “Nothing Uncorrelated As BTC”

After blasting the current U.S. government bailouts on the big corporations and hedge funds, Social Capital CEO and Golden State Warriors owner, Chamath Palihapitiya, agreed with Paul Tudor Jones move to own Bitcoin due to the current “massive deflationary spiral”. Bitcoin’s halving is barely a day in and the sentiments on the market are rightly

After blasting the current U.S. government bailouts on the big corporations and hedge funds, Social Capital CEO and Golden State Warriors owner, Chamath Palihapitiya, agreed with Paul Tudor Jones move to own Bitcoin due to the current “massive deflationary spiral”. Bitcoin’s halving is barely a day in and the sentiments on the market are rightly

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Paul tudor jones cryptocurrency is fastest horse
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“I Hold About 2% Of Total Assets In BTC”, Paul Tudor Jones Discloses his Bitcoin [BTC] Holdings

When Paul Tudor Jones, billionaire hedge fund manager first spoke about Bitcoin (BTC), it soared to touch the holy resistance mark at $10,000. Now, the legendary fund manager stated that almost $100 million in his total assets are in Bitcoin (BTC) – about 1 to 2 percent of his total assets. Paul Tudor, A Critic

When Paul Tudor Jones, billionaire hedge fund manager first spoke about Bitcoin (BTC), it soared to touch the holy resistance mark at $10,000. Now, the legendary fund manager stated that almost $100 million in his total assets are in Bitcoin (BTC) – about 1 to 2 percent of his total assets. Paul Tudor, A Critic

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Bitcoin Halving 3.0: Google Search Volumes For “Bitcoin Halving” 500% Higher Than 2016 Halving Event

The Bitcoin halving hype is at its strongest point ever only a few hours before the block reward is automatically reduced from 12.5 BTC to 6.25 BTC. According to Google Trends, the number of searches for the term ‘Bitcoin halving’ set its all-time high dwarfing the previous high set during 2016’s halving event. Just 12

The Bitcoin halving hype is at its strongest point ever only a few hours before the block reward is automatically reduced from 12.5 BTC to 6.25 BTC. According to Google Trends, the number of searches for the term ‘Bitcoin halving’ set its all-time high dwarfing the previous high set during 2016’s halving event. Just 12

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JUST IN: Coinbase Down As Bitcoin Crashes Towards $8,000, Halving Fears?

It has happened again. The skyrocketing price of Bitcoin (BTC) to $10,000 has been halted less than 48 hours to the halving leading to the collapse in Coinbase servers as an influx of sell orders floated on the platform. This is the second time in less than a fortnight that the exchange is fumbling the bag in

It has happened again. The skyrocketing price of Bitcoin (BTC) to $10,000 has been halted less than 48 hours to the halving leading to the collapse in Coinbase servers as an influx of sell orders floated on the platform. This is the second time in less than a fortnight that the exchange is fumbling the bag in

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Bitcoin News

Crypto Exchanges “Gamification” Promoting User Adoption As Bitcoin Halving Nears

The cryptocurrency community is eagerly awaiting the upcoming Bitcoin halving in about 48 hours with exchanges at the top of the list. Recently, one of the top cryptocurrency traders on Bitfinex, bearwhale, Joe007, vanished from the internet (closing both their Twitter and exchange leaderboard) after a reported $15 M loss in BTC’s latest run towards

The cryptocurrency community is eagerly awaiting the upcoming Bitcoin halving in about 48 hours with exchanges at the top of the list. Recently, one of the top cryptocurrency traders on Bitfinex, bearwhale, Joe007, vanished from the internet (closing both their Twitter and exchange leaderboard) after a reported $15 M loss in BTC’s latest run towards

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Binance Pause Trading
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Binance.US Undergoes Its Own “Halving” In Celebration Of Bitcoin’s Upcoming Milestone

Binance undergoing its own ‘halving’ as the world prepares for Bitcoin’s block reward milestone in the next 3 days or so. As the world waits for the Bitcoin halving event expected at block number #630,000, Binance is playing its part to honor the milestone with US customers receiving a 50% discount on trading fees. To

Binance undergoing its own ‘halving’ as the world prepares for Bitcoin’s block reward milestone in the next 3 days or so. As the world waits for the Bitcoin halving event expected at block number #630,000, Binance is playing its part to honor the milestone with US customers receiving a 50% discount on trading fees. To

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BitMEX Exchange Post Halving Warning, Traders May Face Increased Withdrawal Fees And Delays in Transactions

BitMEX exchange released its final statement on the upcoming Bitcoin halving, the troubles that may face miners, and the implication it has to its users. Less than 500 blocks are remaining before Bitcoin’s third halving and the community is showing impatience on what will happen post halving. Despite it being four years since the last

BitMEX exchange released its final statement on the upcoming Bitcoin halving, the troubles that may face miners, and the implication it has to its users. Less than 500 blocks are remaining before Bitcoin’s third halving and the community is showing impatience on what will happen post halving. Despite it being four years since the last

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Bitcoin BTC Implied Volatility
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Bitcoin Options Becoming “Cheaper” As Open Interest Sets Record Highs Of $1 Billion

Bitcoin’s three-month realized volatility (RV) and implied volatility (IV) spread is rising to all-time highs after a sharp rise towards $10,000 in the early Asian market hours on May, 8. The wide RV-IV spread signals a possibility of options trading cheaper than expected as the Bitcoin options open interest hit an all-time high of $1.07

Bitcoin’s three-month realized volatility (RV) and implied volatility (IV) spread is rising to all-time highs after a sharp rise towards $10,000 in the early Asian market hours on May, 8. The wide RV-IV spread signals a possibility of options trading cheaper than expected as the Bitcoin options open interest hit an all-time high of $1.07

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Bitcoin Adoption In Full Swing As Bitcoin Weekly P2P Volumes Set Record Highs Across Sub-Saharan Africa

Heading into one of the most important weeks in BTC’s history – third halving event – Africa is showing great steps in adoption with record volume levels recorded over the past week. Can Africa lead adoption post-Bitcoin halving? Africa is silently leading the Bitcoin adoption across the world as the peer to peer volumes recorded

Heading into one of the most important weeks in BTC’s history – third halving event – Africa is showing great steps in adoption with record volume levels recorded over the past week. Can Africa lead adoption post-Bitcoin halving? Africa is silently leading the Bitcoin adoption across the world as the peer to peer volumes recorded

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Institutional FOMO On Rise As CME Bitcoin Options Volumes Set Record Nominal Highs

Chicago Mercantile Exchange (CME’s) Bitcoin options trading volumes hit an all-time high in nominal dollar terms on May 5 set a record $10 Million less than six months since launch. The soar in BTC option volumes gives a sense of institutional investment coming into Bitcoin as the cryptocurrency heads to its third halving. CME Bitcoin

Chicago Mercantile Exchange (CME’s) Bitcoin options trading volumes hit an all-time high in nominal dollar terms on May 5 set a record $10 Million less than six months since launch. The soar in BTC option volumes gives a sense of institutional investment coming into Bitcoin as the cryptocurrency heads to its third halving. CME Bitcoin

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Tyler-Winklevoss-Gemini
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Gemini Exchange Kicks Off Trading Of New Cryptocurrencies Including DAI, LINK And BAT

Winklevoss owned exchange, Gemini, opens trading for four new cryptocurrencies pairs including DAI, the famed decentralized finance product. Gemini listed DAI on Tuesday, May 5, 2020 at around 12 PM ET. Basic Attention Token (BAT), decentralized oracle based token, Chainlink (LINK), and Orchid (OXT) complete the lineup on the added tokens. After the announcement about

Winklevoss owned exchange, Gemini, opens trading for four new cryptocurrencies pairs including DAI, the famed decentralized finance product. Gemini listed DAI on Tuesday, May 5, 2020 at around 12 PM ET. Basic Attention Token (BAT), decentralized oracle based token, Chainlink (LINK), and Orchid (OXT) complete the lineup on the added tokens. After the announcement about

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Bitcoin BTC Implied Volatility
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Bitcoin (BTC) Final Difficulty Adjustment Before Halving Raises Concerns On Miner’s Survival

Bitcoin (BTC) difficulty set its second-largest difficulty level ever on Tuesday, May, 5 as miners hold in line for the block reward halving expected in the coming week. As one of the most anticipated events of the year approaches, qualms that small miners may shut down following the halving are supported with the soaring difficulty

Bitcoin (BTC) difficulty set its second-largest difficulty level ever on Tuesday, May, 5 as miners hold in line for the block reward halving expected in the coming week. As one of the most anticipated events of the year approaches, qualms that small miners may shut down following the halving are supported with the soaring difficulty

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ETH Price Analysis
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Ethereum[ETH] Celebrates 10,000,000 Blocks, Speculations Rise Over Launch Date of Eth 2.0

Ethereum community is celebrated a major milestone on Monday, May 4, 2020 as the blockchain’s 10 millionth block was mined. The event presents a bitter-sweet moment for Ethereum, which starts its move to the proof-of-stake (PoS) mechanism in July (pending any further delays) switching from the proof-of-work (PoW) mechanism employed by Bitcoin. However, there remain

Ethereum community is celebrated a major milestone on Monday, May 4, 2020 as the blockchain’s 10 millionth block was mined. The event presents a bitter-sweet moment for Ethereum, which starts its move to the proof-of-stake (PoS) mechanism in July (pending any further delays) switching from the proof-of-work (PoW) mechanism employed by Bitcoin. However, there remain

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Bitcoin Halving: Miners On Edge As Bitcoin (BTC) Hash Rate Hits All-Time High

Bitcoin’s reward halving is less than 10 days away and the mining frenzy is at an all-time high as signaled by the exploding mining hash rate on Sunday, May 3rd, 2020. Miners will hope for a bull run in the coming days to keep profitability stable through the block reward halving in the next 9

Bitcoin’s reward halving is less than 10 days away and the mining frenzy is at an all-time high as signaled by the exploding mining hash rate on Sunday, May 3rd, 2020. Miners will hope for a bull run in the coming days to keep profitability stable through the block reward halving in the next 9