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Bitcoin Buying Pressure Increasing as Exchanges Hold More Stablecoins

Bitcoin may still be correcting from its 2020 high, but analytics indicate that there is still a lot of buying pressure and the bull run may not be over just yet. Bitcoin prices have been hovering around the $10,250 level for the past three days, down around 17% from their 2020 highs. A weekly candle

Bitcoin may still be correcting from its 2020 high, but analytics indicate that there is still a lot of buying pressure and the bull run may not be over just yet. Bitcoin prices have been hovering around the $10,250 level for the past three days, down around 17% from their 2020 highs. A weekly candle

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Tether Flips Bitcoin [BTC] as the Medium of Transfer with a Capital Flight to Stablecoins

After Ethereum’s rising fees due to DeFi boom, now Tether surpasses the 7-day average adjusted transfer value on Bitcoin. Another report by Chainalysis on the east Asian markets shows considerable institutional interest in cryptocurrencies.  As reported earlier on CoinGape, stablecoins and Ethereum have come at par with (even surpassed) Bitcoin [BTC] in terms of volume of

After Ethereum’s rising fees due to DeFi boom, now Tether surpasses the 7-day average adjusted transfer value on Bitcoin. Another report by Chainalysis on the east Asian markets shows considerable institutional interest in cryptocurrencies.  As reported earlier on CoinGape, stablecoins and Ethereum have come at par with (even surpassed) Bitcoin [BTC] in terms of volume of

WeChat Closes its Crypto Payment Method, Set to Terminate Merchant Account Dealing With Crypto
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WeChat Closes its Crypto Payment Method, Set to Terminate Merchant Account Dealing With Crypto
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Stablecoins Vs. CBDC: Will it Effect Crypto Markets a Year from Now?

USD backed Stablecoins have overtaken the transaction volume of Bitcoin and Ethereum. Moreover, analysts are also witnessing a wind of change towards Central Bank Digital Currencies (CBDC). As FIAT money begins to compete with crypto directly, there is massive uncertainty on its effect on Bitcoin.  The stablecoins are leaving begin crypto in trading volumes and

USD backed Stablecoins have overtaken the transaction volume of Bitcoin and Ethereum. Moreover, analysts are also witnessing a wind of change towards Central Bank Digital Currencies (CBDC). As FIAT money begins to compete with crypto directly, there is massive uncertainty on its effect on Bitcoin.  The stablecoins are leaving begin crypto in trading volumes and

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Will Declining Usage Of Cash Force Bank of Canada (BOC) To Launch Its Own Digital Currency?

There are two scenarios which will force the Bank of Canada (BOC) to issue its own digital currency. First, if cash as we know cannot serve its purpose as a utility, or second, if private digital currencies (stablecoins) become widespread. Given the state of the global economy, the likelihood of the first scenario coming to

There are two scenarios which will force the Bank of Canada (BOC) to issue its own digital currency. First, if cash as we know cannot serve its purpose as a utility, or second, if private digital currencies (stablecoins) become widespread. Given the state of the global economy, the likelihood of the first scenario coming to

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Over $7.3 Billion Worth of Stablecoins Being Secured by Ethereum (ETH), True Adoption?

Two months to the launch of ETH 2.0, statistics reveal that the Ethereum network, slow as it is, now secures over $7 billion worth of stablecoins. Stablecoins are digital currencies tailored to minimize the effect of price volatility since digital assets are well known for their fluctuations. Technically, stablecoins act as a unit of account

Two months to the launch of ETH 2.0, statistics reveal that the Ethereum network, slow as it is, now secures over $7 billion worth of stablecoins. Stablecoins are digital currencies tailored to minimize the effect of price volatility since digital assets are well known for their fluctuations. Technically, stablecoins act as a unit of account

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Top 5 Reasons Why Bitcoin Is Poised To Cross $10,000 Before The Halving

Amidst the oil market madness, can Bitcoin (BTC) pull through to hit $10,000 before the halving? Can Bitcoin brace the current market and rise beyond the $10,000-mark before the halving? Here are our top 5 picks in favor for a bitcoin bull rally.  1. Bitcoin (BTC) spikes above $6,900 breaching above SMA 50 Looking at the

Amidst the oil market madness, can Bitcoin (BTC) pull through to hit $10,000 before the halving? Can Bitcoin brace the current market and rise beyond the $10,000-mark before the halving? Here are our top 5 picks in favor for a bitcoin bull rally.  1. Bitcoin (BTC) spikes above $6,900 breaching above SMA 50 Looking at the

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Bitcoin Cash (BCH) As A Medium of Exchange Finds Stiff Competition From DAI, Tether, USDC

Bitcoin Cash (BCH) proponents forward a narrative of speed, security, scalability, and fast transaction settlement. All this has been made possible because of several enhancements that continue to be made on-chain. For perspective, the Bitcoin Cash network has hard forked several times since August 2017. Amid the turbulence as they angle to be a preferred

Bitcoin Cash (BCH) proponents forward a narrative of speed, security, scalability, and fast transaction settlement. All this has been made possible because of several enhancements that continue to be made on-chain. For perspective, the Bitcoin Cash network has hard forked several times since August 2017. Amid the turbulence as they angle to be a preferred

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Expect an Ethereum (ETH)-Bitcoin (BTC) Flip in 2020s: Token Metrics Founder

Ian Balina, the Founder and CEO of Token Metrics-a data driven research platform for crypto, is confident that Ethereum’s market cap will surpass Bitcoin’s in the next decade. At the time of press, Bitcoin is the most valuable digital asset with a market cap of $129 billion. With this, BTC is the most dominant, controlling

Ian Balina, the Founder and CEO of Token Metrics-a data driven research platform for crypto, is confident that Ethereum’s market cap will surpass Bitcoin’s in the next decade. At the time of press, Bitcoin is the most valuable digital asset with a market cap of $129 billion. With this, BTC is the most dominant, controlling

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How Blockchain Revolution is Driving Central Banks to Issue Crypto Backed by FIAT

US Feds adds stablecoins to the list of risks of the potential risk to the financial system. The CSO of Blockstream, Samson Mow, explains how stablecoins won’t last for long, and it will to ‘hyperbitcoinization.’ China’s push towards digital renminbi could act as the catalyst for further adoption of crypto. In its recent report on

US Feds adds stablecoins to the list of risks of the potential risk to the financial system. The CSO of Blockstream, Samson Mow, explains how stablecoins won’t last for long, and it will to ‘hyperbitcoinization.’ China’s push towards digital renminbi could act as the catalyst for further adoption of crypto. In its recent report on

Ethereum [ETH] Price Just Crosses $240 – Is Ethereum Dapp Bet the Reason Behind Rally
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Ethereum [ETH] Price Just Crosses $240 – Is Ethereum Dapp Bet the Reason Behind Rally
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Ethereum [ETH] Network Grows Impressively Riding on Stablecoins and NFTs: Report

Ethereum [ETH] has shown considerable growth in the past two years post the ICO bubble, according to a report from Coinmetrics Much of the growth has been attributed to the rise of stablecoins (specially Tether) in the crypto market. The growth of Bitcoin [BTC] this year has subdued the altcoins to the brink of extinction.

Ethereum [ETH] has shown considerable growth in the past two years post the ICO bubble, according to a report from Coinmetrics Much of the growth has been attributed to the rise of stablecoins (specially Tether) in the crypto market. The growth of Bitcoin [BTC] this year has subdued the altcoins to the brink of extinction.

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Facebook’s Crypto Project Head Proposes a New Stablecoins Design for Libra

At a banking seminar, David Marcus, yesterday proposed a plan to issue a series of stablecoins instead of a combined one. Marcus is optimistic of a launch by June 2020.  Facebook’s announcement of Libra has unsettled financial regulators all over the world. The userbase of Facebook poses a threat to the power of central banks

At a banking seminar, David Marcus, yesterday proposed a plan to issue a series of stablecoins instead of a combined one. Marcus is optimistic of a launch by June 2020.  Facebook’s announcement of Libra has unsettled financial regulators all over the world. The userbase of Facebook poses a threat to the power of central banks

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Stablecoins Pose More Issues Than Benefits – G7 Task Force Report

The G7 task force has finally released its report. The latter highlights the shortcomings in the prevailing cross- border payment systems. However, the force is still wary if stablecoins will be able to resolve the same owing to their operational challenges. Member Nations To Allow GSC Launch Post Ensuring Regulatory Compliance The report alleges that

The G7 task force has finally released its report. The latter highlights the shortcomings in the prevailing cross- border payment systems. However, the force is still wary if stablecoins will be able to resolve the same owing to their operational challenges. Member Nations To Allow GSC Launch Post Ensuring Regulatory Compliance The report alleges that

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1500 Entities Could Join Libra; EU to Present a Case for Stablecoins at G20

Libra cryptocurrency project suffered a significant setback on Friday as PayPal has announced its official exit. As reported earlier on, CoinGape, Visa, and MasterCard are also mulling their participation. These companies are looking to disassociate themselves with Libra due to the prejudice against Facebook. The project has received a lot of criticism from the US,

Libra cryptocurrency project suffered a significant setback on Friday as PayPal has announced its official exit. As reported earlier on, CoinGape, Visa, and MasterCard are also mulling their participation. These companies are looking to disassociate themselves with Libra due to the prejudice against Facebook. The project has received a lot of criticism from the US,

Regulator’s Eye on Libra Shouldn’t Apply to Bitcoin and Other Crypto - Crypto Champions
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Regulator’s Eye on Libra Shouldn’t Apply to Bitcoin and Other Crypto - Crypto Champions
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ECB Focuses On The Good Side Of Libra During Latest Hearing

The European Central Bank (ECB), in their latest hearing of Benoît Cœuré organized by the committee on the Digital Agenda on the topic of Digital currencies majorly focused on Libra. The testimony of Cœuré, Member of the Executive Board of the ECB, contained useful information as to the importance of a payment system like Libra

The European Central Bank (ECB), in their latest hearing of Benoît Cœuré organized by the committee on the Digital Agenda on the topic of Digital currencies majorly focused on Libra. The testimony of Cœuré, Member of the Executive Board of the ECB, contained useful information as to the importance of a payment system like Libra

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Wash Trading Has Reduced by 35% On Major Crypto Exchanges – BTI Surveillance Report

A recent surveillance report by the Blockchain Transparency Institute reveals that global wash trading has reduced by 35.7% exchanges among the top 40 exchanges.  Binance, Bitflyer and Gemini Among the Winners Per the report, the cleanest exchanges are Poloniex, Kraken, Coinbase, and Upbit. On the other hand, OKEx and Bibox lead the exchanges with the

A recent surveillance report by the Blockchain Transparency Institute reveals that global wash trading has reduced by 35.7% exchanges among the top 40 exchanges.  Binance, Bitflyer and Gemini Among the Winners Per the report, the cleanest exchanges are Poloniex, Kraken, Coinbase, and Upbit. On the other hand, OKEx and Bibox lead the exchanges with the

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Stablecoin or Cryptocurrency: Both Digital Currencies a Threat To Central Banks

Stablecoins are potentially one of the most popular use cases of blockchain technology after ‘utility coins.’ Utility tokens are primarily created out of thin air or mined by spending electricity or value, whereas A ‘real world’ asset backs Stablecoins. The US Dollar backs the most popular stablecoins. At the initial stage, the stablecoins were introduced

Stablecoins are potentially one of the most popular use cases of blockchain technology after ‘utility coins.’ Utility tokens are primarily created out of thin air or mined by spending electricity or value, whereas A ‘real world’ asset backs Stablecoins. The US Dollar backs the most popular stablecoins. At the initial stage, the stablecoins were introduced

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Kraken Arbitrage Opportunity increases by 5% Following Tether-induced Market Crash

As Bitfinex and Tether faced a lawsuit with charges of price manipulation, Tether and indeed the entire cryptocurrency market went on a downward trend that affected prices for a number of days. As the market recovered, Tether has also recovered with an increasing price that presented an opportunity to trade on Kraken for some quick

As Bitfinex and Tether faced a lawsuit with charges of price manipulation, Tether and indeed the entire cryptocurrency market went on a downward trend that affected prices for a number of days. As the market recovered, Tether has also recovered with an increasing price that presented an opportunity to trade on Kraken for some quick

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eToro Brings the World To Bitcoin, Launches A New Crypto Exchange and 8 Stablecoins

eToro is a Cyprus based social trading and multi-asset brokerage company that announced on Tuesday that will launch a new digital crypto exchange, eTorox. The Exchange will also be including eight new stable coins that will be backed by the FIAT currencies of the countries. eToro is promoting the feasibility of trades in cryptocurrency by providing

eToro is a Cyprus based social trading and multi-asset brokerage company that announced on Tuesday that will launch a new digital crypto exchange, eTorox. The Exchange will also be including eight new stable coins that will be backed by the FIAT currencies of the countries. eToro is promoting the feasibility of trades in cryptocurrency by providing

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Will Tether Do An Audit? Circle’s Audit Report For USDC Raises Pressure on Tether for Audit

Tether is facing the same question again and again as its competitors are ticking all the right boxes what investors want. In less than 24 hours since Circle released its third independent audit report for its USDC, people have already started questioning Tether again to come out clean on its dollar balances that are currently

Tether is facing the same question again and again as its competitors are ticking all the right boxes what investors want. In less than 24 hours since Circle released its third independent audit report for its USDC, people have already started questioning Tether again to come out clean on its dollar balances that are currently