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Meet the Startups Merging Blockchain and Real-World Assets

One of the holy grails of blockchain technology has always been the potential for it to support the tokenization of real-world assets, allowing users to send, receive, and exchange the ownership rights to physical goods just as easily as making a Bitcoin transaction.  But in the more than a decade that blockchain-based platforms have been […] …

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Ripple price prediction: XRP in trouble, analyst

TL;DR Breakdown Ripple price prediction expects a drop to $0.20 range. Current resistance is found at the $0.29 mark. Current support is found at the $0.28 mark. Ripple has been trading in the $0.27 to $0.31 range for a few days now. The cryptocurrency has found stability in this range even though the daily price […] …

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DeFi total value locked set to double

TL;DR Breakdown DeFi has a market cap that is well over $35 billion. Blockchains like Polkadot already have their altcoins built on them. Decentralized Finance (DeFi) has seen the total value locked (TVL) in its increase to an all-time high at the beginning of the year. The increased usage of the industry has seen the […] …

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Alpha Alarm: The Bitcoin outlook

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The $1200 U.S. stimulus payment invested in Bitcoin in April is now worth $6,495

If the recipient of a United States stimulus payment in April invested the check into Bitcoin, the check would now be worth $6,495.
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Grayscale lost nearly $4 billion in AUM as Bitcoin plummeted

TL;DR Breakdown: Grayscale assets valuation shrunk by almost $4 billion as cryptos dropped in price. This was mostly caused by Bitcoin’s drop to $30,000 within two days. Since January 10, Bitcoin (BTC) especially and other major cryptocurrencies, have been bleeding in price through January 11. The global cryptocurrency market took a heavy hit as the […] …

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Here’s why the UK financial regulator said crypto investors can “lose all their money”

The regulator issued the warning shortly after crypto markets took a hit on Monday.
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Why the Bitcoin price suddenly fell 5% in three hours—and where it goes next

The price of Bitcoin abruptly fell by over 5% in just three hours on January 10.
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Major Singaporean Bank Announces Institutional-Facing Crypto Service  

Singapore’s embrace of blockchain technology and cryptocurrencies has been nothing short of laudable. The latest in the line of private-backed crypto endeavors is coming from […] …

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The Story Behind The Problematic Listing Of Ampleforth (AMPL) on FTX Exchange

Ampleforth (AMPL) was listed for both spot and perpetual contracts trading on FTX. Shortly after, the exchange experienced issues.
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Is it Time To Short Bitcoin? Answers OKEx CEO As Global Stock Markets Continue Their Uptrend

The stock markets increase while Bitcoin’s trading volume declines. Does it suggest an upcoming price drop for BTC?
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EMX Exchange Halts Trading of USOIL-Perp After Crude Oil Crash

In brief: Everyone was shocked when US Oil prices hit zero and global futures contracts fell hard into negative territory.  Such an event had not been anticipated by the team at the EMX exchange.  The team halted trading of its USOIL-Perp contract.  Trading of the perpetual contract is yet to be reopened as the team decides on a way forward. Yesterday’s price movement of US Crude Oil shocked everyone. The majority of traders were confident that the price of the […] …