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Bitcoin [BTC] Futures by the Chicago Mercantile Exchange Group reaches an all-time high in Q1 of 2019

Bitcoin [BTC] Futures by the Chicago Mercantile Exchange Group reaches an all-time high in Q1 of 2019

Citing an internal e-mail, The Block reported that the Chicago Mercantile Exchange Group [CME Group] opened the doors for cryptocurrency investments and institutional investors in 2019 via i...

Tron [TRX/USD] Technical Analysis: Token’s bullish move under threat from the bear

Tron [TRX/USD] Technical Analysis: Token’s bullish move under threat from the bear

The recent behavior of the cryptocurrency market can be compared to that of a rollercoaster, with the prices moving up and down sporadically. The market shift has also affected major coins l...

Ethereum [ETH/USD] Price Analysis: Coin will break through bear’s grip soon

Ethereum [ETH/USD] Price Analysis: Coin will break through bear’s grip soon

After a green start, the market seems to have slowed down now, with the bullish gains registered by coins going down by quite a margin. This is evidenced as the bear’s preferred color, red, ...

XRP/USD Price Analysis: Token’s joy ride ends as bears take control

XRP/USD Price Analysis: Token’s joy ride ends as bears take control

XRP, once the second-largest cryptocurrency [in terms of market cap], is now the third-largest cryptocurrency as Ethereum [ETH] overtook it following the recent rally.The price of XRP, at pr...

Binance announces 200,000,000 BTT giveaway via trading competition

Binance announces 200,000,000 BTT giveaway via trading competition

Since its launch, BitTorrent Token [BTT] has seen considerable adoption amongst major exchanges. The token’s launch on Binance’s launchpad was a huge success and Tron Foundation has been act...

Bitcoin [BTC] and Ethereum [ETH] wallet-support speculated to be available in the new Samsung device

Bitcoin [BTC] and Ethereum [ETH] wallet-support speculated to be available in the new Samsung device

Samsung, the South Korean electronics giant has given a boost to the cryptocurrency industry by unveiling their new Galaxy S10. According to a leaked video, the smartphone has a feature for ...

JPM Coin is not a Bitcoin [BTC] killer, but can impact Ripple: Morgan Creek Digital Capital CEO

JPM Coin is not a Bitcoin [BTC] killer, but can impact Ripple: Morgan Creek Digital Capital CEO

The entry of institutional players into the field of cryptocurrencies was seen as a major trend change in the market. The start of 2019 has seen a major market shakeup with bullish spikes, b...

XRP tipbot’s Wietse Wind hosts AMA; gives updates about Xpring’s Cold Storage OS and future of tipbot

XRP tipbot’s Wietse Wind hosts AMA; gives updates about Xpring’s Cold Storage OS and future of tipbot

Wietse Wind, creator of the XRP tipbot, recently hosted an Ask Me Anything session on Twitter to answer questions about the funding they have received from Ripple’s Xpring. The session was m...

Bitcoin [BTC] Price Analysis: Bulls look to take over as bearish momentum subsides

Bitcoin [BTC] Price Analysis: Bulls look to take over as bearish momentum subsides

The cryptocurrency market has been noting considerable growth over the past few days. Bitcoin [BTC], which has been on a strong bearish market for a record time, has finally caught up with t...

Bitcoin [BTC]: Lightning Network sees 830% increase in network capacity over six months

Bitcoin [BTC]: Lightning Network sees 830% increase in network capacity over six months

Bitcoin’s Lightning Network has been in the news over the past few months for its widespread adoption and implementation by a majority of mainstream players.Since Bitcoin’s inception, the vi...

Roger Ver claims Bitcoin [BTC] maximalists have got Gold all wrong

Roger Ver claims Bitcoin [BTC] maximalists have got Gold all wrong

Roger Ver never fails to stir up a storm within rival communities, this time riling up one of his favorite targets, the Bitcoin [BTC] community. Ver, who is also referred to as Bitcoin Jesus...

Bitcoin [BTC]: Bitrefill’s John Carvalho says users who love BTC don’t use Coinbase

Bitcoin [BTC]: Bitrefill’s John Carvalho says users who love BTC don’t use Coinbase

The debate around Bitcoin [BTC] and altcoins has excited the market since the first altcoin emerged in 2011. Proponents of the top coin advocate a one-stop-shop cryptocurrency that can be a ...

XRP/R3: Corda has the potential to scale vastly, says R3’s head of solution engineering Dave Hudson

XRP/R3: Corda has the potential to scale vastly, says R3’s head of solution engineering Dave Hudson

In a recent podcast called ‘Life in the fast chain’, Todd McDonald, the co-founder of R3, and Dave Hudson, head of solution engineering, R3, spoke about the partnership between Swift and R3,...

“People interested in XRP are not interested in Bitcoin,” says Andreas Antonopoulos

“People interested in XRP are not interested in Bitcoin,” says Andreas Antonopoulos

Andreas Antonopoulos, the author of Mastering Bitcoin and a well-known Bitcoin proponent, spoke about Blockstream’s Liquid sidechain, the first Bitcoin production sidechain, during a Q&A ses...

Bitcoin Cash [BCH] Price Analysis: Short-term bearish market momentum threatens bulls’ position

Bitcoin Cash [BCH] Price Analysis: Short-term bearish market momentum threatens bulls’ position

Bitcoin Cash [BCH] has survived the bear’s attack as the market added another $3 billion to the market cap overnight. The Bitcoin [BTC] hardfork, despite falling two places down the global c...

Bitcoin [BTC] yet to reach its long-term bottom, says Tetras Capital’s Alex Sunnarborg

Bitcoin [BTC] yet to reach its long-term bottom, says Tetras Capital’s Alex Sunnarborg

The price valuation of Bitcoin has seen massive volatility and instability over the past couple of years. After reaching an all-time high of $19,700 in mid-December 2017, the coin’s value dr...

“Bitcoin [BTC] and Ethereum [ETH] should be focused on, XRP maybe later,” says Blockchain Capital’s Spencer Bogart

“Bitcoin [BTC] and Ethereum [ETH] should be focused on, XRP maybe later,” says Blockchain Capital’s Spencer Bogart

The world of cryptocurrencies has been in the midst of bullish rises and bearish falls that have resulted in marked shifts in investor sentiments. The current market atmosphere has also resu...

Ripple hints at disruption of SMEs, European industries by simplifying remittance and cross-border payments

Ripple hints at disruption of SMEs, European industries by simplifying remittance and cross-border payments

Ripple is at the forefront of the payments industry and has disrupted cross-border payments using their proprietary blockchain technology and cryptocurrency XRP. It is now planning to take n...

EOS and Litecoin [LTC] lead the charge as the cryptocurrency market continues to rise

EOS and Litecoin [LTC] lead the charge as the cryptocurrency market continues to rise

The collective cryptocurrency market managed to hold on to the bulls as the recent upswing in prices decided to not subside. After adding nearly $10 billion to the global market cap in just ...

Bahrain to allow crypto-asset platform operators on a nine-month trial basis

Bahrain to allow crypto-asset platform operators on a nine-month trial basis

The cryptocurrency market may have been going through some ups and downs, but that has not stopped other countries from acknowledging the benefits of blockchain technology and digital curren...

Dow Jones notes 30-point gain as Walmart takes over as best performer

Dow Jones notes 30-point gain as Walmart takes over as best performer

Dow Jones Industrial Average registered substantial gains early on Tuesday as US-China trade talks continued, seeking to find respite by the end of February. The index registered a gain of a...

Dow Jones: Market slips as Trump claims ‘there is nothing magical’ about US-China talks

Dow Jones: Market slips as Trump claims ‘there is nothing magical’ about US-China talks

The stock market has been going through a volatile phase controlled by the political atmosphere and trade talks between the United States and China. President Donald Trump had recently tweet...

XRP/USD Price Analysis: Cryptocurrency settles into sideways movement as bull run ends

XRP/USD Price Analysis: Cryptocurrency settles into sideways movement as bull run ends

The cryptocurrency market has come down from its bullish highs and has settled back into sideways price movement. Popular cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin [BTC], Ethereum [ETH] and XRP tried to...

XRP/Ripple: R3’s Corda Settler dApp to be tested by InstiMatch Global using XRP

XRP/Ripple: R3’s Corda Settler dApp to be tested by InstiMatch Global using XRP

The development and extensive adoption of cryptocurrencies across various institutions is a continuous operation. Ripple’s XRP, which is currently the third largest cryptocurrency in the mar...

Mt. Gox: Infamous Bitcoin exchange had several issues with its code, reveals Mark Karpeles

Mt. Gox: Infamous Bitcoin exchange had several issues with its code, reveals Mark Karpeles

Mark Karpeles, former CEO of the infamous Bitcoin exchange, Mt. Gox, recently spoke about the exchange platform, its ongoing rehabilitation plan and Gox Rising, during an interview with What...

Bitcoin Cash [BCH] support rolled out by Coinbase custodial wallet app

Bitcoin Cash [BCH] support rolled out by Coinbase custodial wallet app

Coinbase, the digital currency exchange headquartered in California, has rolled out support for Bitcoin Cash [BCH] on its custodial wallet app. With this upgrade, the Coinbase user will now ...

Bitcoin ETF: SEC adds VanEck-backed proposal for approval; initial decision in 45 days

Bitcoin ETF: SEC adds VanEck-backed proposal for approval; initial decision in 45 days

The SEC has been very active in the sphere of cryptocurrency of late, with various proposals for Bitcoin ETFs going to it for approval. This has raised optimism among many that a consensus m...

Bitcoin [BTC/USD] Price Analysis: Coin breaks from sideways movement as prices rise

Bitcoin [BTC/USD] Price Analysis: Coin breaks from sideways movement as prices rise

Bitcoin, the king of all cryptocurrencies briefly touched the $4,000 range following which, it tumbled down again to the $3,900 range. The rally that started a few days back has brought back...

Ethereum [ETH]: Bitcoin SV’s Calvin Ayre says ETH platform based on a “scam”

Ethereum [ETH]: Bitcoin SV’s Calvin Ayre says ETH platform based on a “scam”

One of the biggest proponents of Bitcoin SV [BSV] since the coin hardforked in November 2018, Ayre Group’s Calvin Ayre has continued his attack on other platforms, referring to the Ethereum ...

Binance CEO announces launch of its first Decentralized Exchange Testnet

Binance CEO announces launch of its first Decentralized Exchange Testnet

In a recent interview with cryptocurrency and blockchain enthusiast, Ivan Liljeqvist, Changpeng Zhao aka CZ, the founder and CEO of Binance, spoke about listing and delisting coins on its pl...

Ethereum [ETH/USD] Price Analysis: Coin takes a detour to the bear market on its way to the bull’s kingdom

Ethereum [ETH/USD] Price Analysis: Coin takes a detour to the bear market on its way to the bull’s kingdom

The whole market continues to march towards the bull’s market as a majority of the coins are covered in green for the long-term. However, even though its final resting place is likely to be ...

Ripple partner FairFX lands settlement accounts with Bank of England to participate in UK Faster Payments Scheme

Ripple partner FairFX lands settlement accounts with Bank of England to participate in UK Faster Payments Scheme

FairFX, an e-banking, and international payments group has announced that it has been granted access to settlement accounts with Bank of England [BoE] and has become a direct partner of UK’s...

Tron [TRX] Price Analysis: Token falls into the clutches of the bear

Tron [TRX] Price Analysis: Token falls into the clutches of the bear

The bullish cryptocurrency market has proven fruitful for most major coins on the CoinMarketCap list. Tron [TRX] saw a shift in its standing as it moved from the eighth position to ninth.At ...

Bitcoin SV [BSV] Price Analysis: Market correction pushes coin below Cardano [ADA]

Bitcoin SV [BSV] Price Analysis: Market correction pushes coin below Cardano [ADA]

Market correction has hit Bitcoin SV [BSV] quite hard after the coin added $150 million to its market cap over the past few days. The coin now finds itself as the biggest loser among the maj...

XRP: SBI CEO Yoshitaka Kitao says XRP’s market cap will easily overtake that of Bitcoin’s in 2019

XRP: SBI CEO Yoshitaka Kitao says XRP’s market cap will easily overtake that of Bitcoin’s in 2019

According to reports by FX Street and other publications, SBI CEO Yoshitaka Kitao said that XRP’s market cap will easily overtake that of Bitcoin’s by the end of 2019 due to XRP being adopte...

Bitcoin [BTC] and other cryptocurrency reserves of mining giant Bitmain allegedly running on fumes

Bitcoin [BTC] and other cryptocurrency reserves of mining giant Bitmain allegedly running on fumes

Bitmain, the mining giant that came close to controlling more than 50% of hash rate responsible for mining Bitcoin is now down in the dumps, as per the latest rumors circulating the depths o...

Bitcoin Cash [BCH] Price Analysis: Bears sense opening as market correction begins

Bitcoin Cash [BCH] Price Analysis: Bears sense opening as market correction begins

A green wave swept over the cryptocurrency market as $10 billion was added in less than 24 hours. Leading the charge was EOS and Bitcoin Cash [BCH], with both coins seeing massive double-dig...

Elon Musk: Cryptocurrency is the future; paper money will soon fade away

Elon Musk: Cryptocurrency is the future; paper money will soon fade away

The CEO of Tesla and cryptocurrency enthusiast, Elon Musk, has once again spoken in favor of decentralized currency, stating that a day could come when it will eventually replace paper money...

Litecoin [LTC] Price Analysis: Bulls seize the initiative as coin prices surge

Litecoin [LTC] Price Analysis: Bulls seize the initiative as coin prices surge

Over the week, the fifth largest digital asset on CoinMarketCap, Litecoin [LTC] has maintained its bullish momentum that has translated into a price movement upwards.During the day, the digi...

Binance Coin [BNB] biggest gainer in the top 10 as Stellar Lumens [XLM] overtakes Tron [TRX]

Binance Coin [BNB] biggest gainer in the top 10 as Stellar Lumens [XLM] overtakes Tron [TRX]

The cryptocurrency market saw a massive pump on 19 February, with over $10 billion added to the collective market cap and coins like Ethereum [ETH], EOS and Bitcoin Cash [BSH] skyrocketing a...

Cardano [ADA] climbs past a falling Bitcoin SV [BSV] to take the eleventh spot

Cardano [ADA] climbs past a falling Bitcoin SV [BSV] to take the eleventh spot

The present-day volatility of the market is an opportunity for coins such as Cardano [ADA] that are looking to make a comeback. Cardano has now overtaken Satoshi’s Vision, Bitcoin SV [BSV] o...

BNB Beats the Market as Binance Released Chain and DEX Testnet

BNB Beats the Market as Binance Released Chain and DEX Testnet

Major cryptocurrency exchange Binance released Binance Chain and DEX testnet for public testing today. BNB, the native token of the exchange, is up by more than 14% in the past 24 hours (UTC...

Mt. Gox: Exchange’s key challenge was getting fiat, says Stellar’s Jed McCaleb

Mt. Gox: Exchange’s key challenge was getting fiat, says Stellar’s Jed McCaleb

Mt. Gox, a Bitcoin exchange platform, continues to linger in the minds of several investors and traders. This is mainly because of the exchange’s part in Bitcoin’s adoption and the hack that...

Radium [RADS] pumps by 1305%; price spikes from $0.69 to $10 overnight

Radium [RADS] pumps by 1305%; price spikes from $0.69 to $10 overnight

Radium [RADS], a coin with no premise or ICO, was launched a few years back and the recent breakout of altcoins has pushed this coin above the stratosphere, making it gain a massive 1305%. T...

Cryptocurrency Adoption: Institutional investors should consider cryptocurrencies, says pension and endowment adviser Cambridge Associates

Cryptocurrency Adoption: Institutional investors should consider cryptocurrencies, says pension and endowment adviser Cambridge Associates

The cryptocurrency ecosystem has been a developing field and in a short time, has managed to garner the attention of financial investors. The growing popularity of cryptocurrencies has roped...

Ethereum [ETH] breaches $5.56 billion mark in daily trading volume; highest recorded in over a year

Ethereum [ETH] breaches $5.56 billion mark in daily trading volume; highest recorded in over a year

Ethereum, the 2nd largest virtual currency in the market in terms of market cap has been on the wrong side of the bearish trend recently. Unlike some of the top cryptocurrencies, Ethereum ha...

Binance CEO reveals BitTorrent [BTT] airdrop error; reassures users that ‘funds are SAFU’

Binance CEO reveals BitTorrent [BTT] airdrop error; reassures users that ‘funds are SAFU’

The world of cryptocurrencies has seen a massive shift in sentiments after the recent bullish surge that enabled a lot of coins to climb up on the charts. The price hike also resulted in som...

Ethereum [ETH/USD] Price Analysis: Bull continues to grace the market with its presence

Ethereum [ETH/USD] Price Analysis: Bull continues to grace the market with its presence

The cryptocurrency market is seen continuing its bull rally, with all the coins in the market in the green. Ethereum [ETH] has emerged as one of the biggest gainers over the bull run.Accordi...

Bitcoin [BTC]: Twitterati claims he is Satoshi Nakamoto; brands Craig Wright a liar, unveils PGP Keys with important dates

Bitcoin [BTC]: Twitterati claims he is Satoshi Nakamoto; brands Craig Wright a liar, unveils PGP Keys with important dates

Since the inception of cryptocurrencies and Bitcoin, many have come forward to claim that they were the anonymous creator of the digital gold, and till date, all the claims have more or less...

Tron [TRX/USD] Price Analysis: Coin prices level off as market rally ends

Tron [TRX/USD] Price Analysis: Coin prices level off as market rally ends

Tron [TRX] is currently the eighth largest cryptocurrency in the world in terms of market cap and it has been holding the eighth position for a while. The price of TRX at press time was at $...