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Breaking: Crypto Exchange Livecoin Announces Closure After Failing to Resolve Issues Post Hack

Livecoin, one of the largest Russian exchanges just announced that it will be closing down operations. The official announcement noted that the exchange could not recover from the financial and technical losses incurred due to a hack in December 2020. Thus they have decided to seize their operations and return the remaining funds to their

Livecoin, one of the largest Russian exchanges just announced that it will be closing down operations. The official announcement noted that the exchange could not recover from the financial and technical losses incurred due to a hack in December 2020. Thus they have decided to seize their operations and return the remaining funds to their

Bitcoin News
Bitcoin News

Bitcoin Price All Set to Move up After two Quiet Weeks, Breaks Binance Whale Sell Wall at $36.5K

Bitcoin price is currently trying to regain its position above $40,000 having spent the past two weeks in the $35k – $40k price range, after experiencing a near 23% drop last Monday. The Bitcoin whales are currently dominating the price behavior of the top cryptocurrency as most of them are currently on a selling spree

Bitcoin price is currently trying to regain its position above $40,000 having spent the past two weeks in the $35k – $40k price range, after experiencing a near 23% drop last Monday. The Bitcoin whales are currently dominating the price behavior of the top cryptocurrency as most of them are currently on a selling spree

Bitcoin News
Bitcoin News

Central Bank Digital Currencies [CBDC] Are Inevitable Believes Stephen Harper, Former Canadian PM

During a recent interview, former prime minister of Canada Stephen Harper said that he believes Central Bank Digital Currencies [CBDC] are inevitable and he sees Bitcoin as an alternative reserve currency to the US Dollar. Harper’s comment came during an interview at the 2021 Vancouver Resource Investment Conference with Jay Martin of investment firm Cambridge

During a recent interview, former prime minister of Canada Stephen Harper said that he believes Central Bank Digital Currencies [CBDC] are inevitable and he sees Bitcoin as an alternative reserve currency to the US Dollar. Harper’s comment came during an interview at the 2021 Vancouver Resource Investment Conference with Jay Martin of investment firm Cambridge

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Altcoin News
cryptocurrency
Altcoin News

Today in Crypto: Kraken Delists XRP, BlackRock Sells Major Stake in Chinese Telecom & More

The crypto world saw many ups and downs throughout the past week as Bitcoin price volatility saw a couple of major dips as well as recovery post the infamous Monday market crash of nearly $10k.  The top cryptocurrency is currently trying to consolidate its position above $37,000. Other major headlines of the day include, Kraken

The crypto world saw many ups and downs throughout the past week as Bitcoin price volatility saw a couple of major dips as well as recovery post the infamous Monday market crash of nearly $10k.  The top cryptocurrency is currently trying to consolidate its position above $37,000. Other major headlines of the day include, Kraken

DeFi News
DeFi News

Polkadot [DOT] Flips XRP Again for fourth Spot, DOT Price Outshines Major Crypto’s in Weekly Gains

Polkadot’s native DOT token price registered a new all-time high of 16.92 while flipping XRP for the fourth spot in market cap again this morning. The fourth-largest cryptocurrency by market cap is currently in price discovery mode having already gained more than 21% over the past 24-hour. DOT Price Gains Outshine all Major Crypto’s in

Polkadot’s native DOT token price registered a new all-time high of 16.92 while flipping XRP for the fourth spot in market cap again this morning. The fourth-largest cryptocurrency by market cap is currently in price discovery mode having already gained more than 21% over the past 24-hour. DOT Price Gains Outshine all Major Crypto’s in

Bitcoin etf
Bitcoin News
Bitcoin etf
Bitcoin News

Institutions are Adopting Crypto, Deutsche Börse’s Bitcoin ETF Trading Volume Nears Traditional ETFs

German exchanges hosting the bitcoin ETF recorded volumes equivalent to many of its popular traditional exchange-traded funds.  Bitcoin Exchange-Traded Crypto (BTCE), Deutsche Börse ETF  is one such product currently in high demand and recorded an average daily trading volume of  €57m in the first 11 days of January, reported Financial Times. The Bitcoin ETF traded

German exchanges hosting the bitcoin ETF recorded volumes equivalent to many of its popular traditional exchange-traded funds.  Bitcoin Exchange-Traded Crypto (BTCE), Deutsche Börse ETF  is one such product currently in high demand and recorded an average daily trading volume of  €57m in the first 11 days of January, reported Financial Times. The Bitcoin ETF traded

Tether
Events
Tether
Events

Deltecbank Reveals Huge Position in Bitcoin, Why Tether Might be in Trouble Again?

Deltecbank, a Tether banking partner recently revealed that they own a position in Bitcoin which under normal circumstances would be bullish news, however, given NYAG lawsuit against Tether and Bitfinex for manipulation of funds and Tether being a stablecoin issuer makes it quite a tricky situation and not a good one for Tether. Deltecbank’s chief

Deltecbank, a Tether banking partner recently revealed that they own a position in Bitcoin which under normal circumstances would be bullish news, however, given NYAG lawsuit against Tether and Bitfinex for manipulation of funds and Tether being a stablecoin issuer makes it quite a tricky situation and not a good one for Tether. Deltecbank’s chief

Twitter hacking-scam
Bitcoin News
Twitter hacking-scam
Bitcoin News

Crypto India: Indian Cops Arrest 26-year old For Stealing $1.2 Million in Bitcoin

Indian law enforcement agency has arrested a 26-year old hacker from Bengaluru Karnataka for stealing nearly 9 crore INR worth of Bitcoin equivalent to about USD 1.2 million from three different exchanges and Poker website, as per news reported by ANI. The investigation against the accused was led by the Bengaluru Joint Commissioner Of Police

Indian law enforcement agency has arrested a 26-year old hacker from Bengaluru Karnataka for stealing nearly 9 crore INR worth of Bitcoin equivalent to about USD 1.2 million from three different exchanges and Poker website, as per news reported by ANI. The investigation against the accused was led by the Bengaluru Joint Commissioner Of Police

Regulation News
Regulation News

FinCEN Extends Dates for Public Comments on New AML Crypto Wallet Regulations

FinCEN has finally extended the period for public comment on its newly released AML regulations for virtual asset service providers after heavy backlash from people for technically prohibiting them from commenting on the proposed regulations. The press release by FinCEN notified that they are reopening the comments period by 15 days for its reporting requirements, and

FinCEN has finally extended the period for public comment on its newly released AML regulations for virtual asset service providers after heavy backlash from people for technically prohibiting them from commenting on the proposed regulations. The press release by FinCEN notified that they are reopening the comments period by 15 days for its reporting requirements, and

Another $3 Trillion Stimulus
Bitcoin News
Another $3 Trillion Stimulus
Bitcoin News

President Elect Biden to Propose New $1.5 Trillion Stimulus Plan, Will Bitcoin See Another Mammoth Rally?

The incoming US President Joe Biden is all set to take oath on January 20 and many believe his first task in the office would be to work on a new stimulus deal that could be worth $1.5 trillion. A recent report by Reuters suggests that Congress was due to hear the new deal today,

The incoming US President Joe Biden is all set to take oath on January 20 and many believe his first task in the office would be to work on a new stimulus deal that could be worth $1.5 trillion. A recent report by Reuters suggests that Congress was due to hear the new deal today,

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Bitcoin News
bitcoin gold rise high
Bitcoin News

Bitcoin Correlation With US Dollar Reaches a New Low Owing to Recent Printing Spree

Bitcoin bounced back strongly today after a record price crash of more than $10,000 on Monday. The top cryptocurrency is currently trading above $38,000 and looking to reclaim its position above $41,000. At the start of 2020 bitcoin was struggling to keep its position above $10k and had a strong co-relation with S&P 500 leading

Bitcoin bounced back strongly today after a record price crash of more than $10,000 on Monday. The top cryptocurrency is currently trading above $38,000 and looking to reclaim its position above $41,000. At the start of 2020 bitcoin was struggling to keep its position above $10k and had a strong co-relation with S&P 500 leading

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Blockchain News
Tyler-Winklevoss-Gemini
Blockchain News

Breaking: Winklevoss Twins Owned Gemini Could Be Next Crypto Platform To Go Public

2021 seems to be the year of crypto companies going public that began with Coinbase announcing its IPO followed by Bakkt, a Bitcoin Futures and Options market that has decided to go public by merging with a SPAC company, and now it seems Winklevoss twins are planning to take their Gemini crypto exchange public as

2021 seems to be the year of crypto companies going public that began with Coinbase announcing its IPO followed by Bakkt, a Bitcoin Futures and Options market that has decided to go public by merging with a SPAC company, and now it seems Winklevoss twins are planning to take their Gemini crypto exchange public as

bitcoin ETF
Blockchain News
bitcoin ETF
Blockchain News

Crypto News: HongKong Approves First Crypto ETF Fund Worth $100 Million

Hong Kong, China has approved an Exchange Traded Fund (ETF) worth $100 million that would also include 10% in cryptocurrency. The ETF would be raised by Yibo Financial as per a report from Wu Blockchain. Hong Kong, China has approved the first ETF fund involving cryptocurrency, and Yibo Financial said it will raise 100 million

Hong Kong, China has approved an Exchange Traded Fund (ETF) worth $100 million that would also include 10% in cryptocurrency. The ETF would be raised by Yibo Financial as per a report from Wu Blockchain. Hong Kong, China has approved the first ETF fund involving cryptocurrency, and Yibo Financial said it will raise 100 million

Bitcoin News
Bitcoin News

Bull Run Boosts Hashrate Token Craze, Binance Hashcoin [BTCST] And Poolin Tokens Selling at Inflated Rates

The mining gold rush has also led to the creation of mining hashpower pegged hashrate tokens launched by Binance and mining farm operator Poolin. Bitcoin’s race to $42,000 record price has led to a mining gold rush to profit the most as a result the mining difficulty on the network has also soared to an

The mining gold rush has also led to the creation of mining hashpower pegged hashrate tokens launched by Binance and mining farm operator Poolin. Bitcoin’s race to $42,000 record price has led to a mining gold rush to profit the most as a result the mining difficulty on the network has also soared to an

Brad-Garlinghouse
Altcoin News
Brad-Garlinghouse
Altcoin News

UK Based GateHub To Continue Offering XRP Trading Services Amid Delisting Spree

GateHub, a United Kingdom-based cryptocurrency transaction gateway has come out in support of XRP despite numerous US-based exchanges continue to delist XRP from their platforms. Gatehub in its official announcement noted that they have carefully reviewed the SEC lawsuit against Ripple and have decided to continue their services for XRP. The exchange noted that unless

GateHub, a United Kingdom-based cryptocurrency transaction gateway has come out in support of XRP despite numerous US-based exchanges continue to delist XRP from their platforms. Gatehub in its official announcement noted that they have carefully reviewed the SEC lawsuit against Ripple and have decided to continue their services for XRP. The exchange noted that unless

News
News

ECB President Believes Bitcoin is Speculative, Digital Euro in Next 5 Years

Christine Lagarde, the European Central Bank president in her recent talk at Reuters Next conference has deemed Bitcoin as a speculative asset that plays with investors’ psychology. Lagarde’s comments came during her talks about the role of sovereign digital currencies issued by national banks. She noted that a digital Euro is quite a possibility in

Christine Lagarde, the European Central Bank president in her recent talk at Reuters Next conference has deemed Bitcoin as a speculative asset that plays with investors’ psychology. Lagarde’s comments came during her talks about the role of sovereign digital currencies issued by national banks. She noted that a digital Euro is quite a possibility in

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Altcoin News
Ripple-Azimo
Altcoin News

XRP Price Rallies Over 31% WoW Courtesy Asian Exchanges and SECs Administrative Changes

XRP price has rallied by over 31% in the past week despite US-based crypto exchanges continue to delist XRP from their platforms. XRP price recovered from a low of $0.18 in the past week of SEC lawsuit against Ripple and traded over $0.33 briefly before falling back to current $0.28 support region. Data Supports Ripple

XRP price has rallied by over 31% in the past week despite US-based crypto exchanges continue to delist XRP from their platforms. XRP price recovered from a low of $0.18 in the past week of SEC lawsuit against Ripple and traded over $0.33 briefly before falling back to current $0.28 support region. Data Supports Ripple

Bitcoin News
Bitcoin News

Breaking: German Authorities Seize Dark Web Marketplace Using Bitcoin and Privacy Coins

DarkMarket, a deep-web-based illegal marketplace offering ban substances and drugs to users was seized by German law enforcement today as per a report from Dark.Fall. The dark web marketplace was operating for over 7 years and the admins running the platform was identified as a 34-year old Australian man who was arrested by the German

DarkMarket, a deep-web-based illegal marketplace offering ban substances and drugs to users was seized by German law enforcement today as per a report from Dark.Fall. The dark web marketplace was operating for over 7 years and the admins running the platform was identified as a 34-year old Australian man who was arrested by the German

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Bitcoin News
goldman sachs
Bitcoin News

Goldman Sachs Says Bitcoin Maturing as an Asset But Institutional Money Still Only a Fraction

Goldman Sach, the American banking investment giant sees Bitcoin as a maturing asset that has drawn institutional interest in its present bull run. Jeff Currie, the Global Head of Commodities Research at Goldman Sachs in his recent interview with CNBC said that the rising institutional interest in bitcoin suggests its status as a maturing asset,

Goldman Sach, the American banking investment giant sees Bitcoin as a maturing asset that has drawn institutional interest in its present bull run. Jeff Currie, the Global Head of Commodities Research at Goldman Sachs in his recent interview with CNBC said that the rising institutional interest in bitcoin suggests its status as a maturing asset,

Bitcoin News
Bitcoin News

On-Chain Metrics Suggest Bitcoin Price Heading for Second Dump

Bitcoin price correction of over $10,000 on Monday led to high volatility in its price as traders both institutional and retail were seen selling aggressively. This also led to record trading volumes across several crypto exchanges in both the spot and futures market. While the market pullback did not really deter long time hodlers and

Bitcoin price correction of over $10,000 on Monday led to high volatility in its price as traders both institutional and retail were seen selling aggressively. This also led to record trading volumes across several crypto exchanges in both the spot and futures market. While the market pullback did not really deter long time hodlers and