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What are Bitcoin ETFs?

Blockchain technology has become popular over the years, and even Facebook decided to jump on the bandwagon to introduce a digital currency of their own. Whenever we hear the term Blockchain on media or somewhere else, the first thing that comes to our mind is Bitcoin. Bitcoins are one of the most popular forms of […] …

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Stablecoins set to invade non-crypto markets

TL;DR Breakdown Stablecoins to surpass $100 billion this year. The crypto asset is set to become more versatile. Several financial experts have predicted that stablecoins will penetrate deep into the non-crypto currency sphere in 2021. As per industry figures, it is anticipated that these assets will surpass and maybe triple $100 billion. Its current market […] …

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Sharia-compliant exchange, CoinMENA prepares for launch with Bahrain license

TL;DR Breakdown: A Sharia-compliant exchange CoinMENA has received a license from Bahrain central bank for launch. The exchange will serve both institutions and retail investors in MENA. A new digital currency exchange, CoinMENA, is set for launch in Bahrain after receiving a virtual asset license from the country’s central bank. The soon-to-launch exchange aims to […] …

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Chainalysis: Crypto ransomware attacks rose by 311% in 2020

TL;DR Breakdown Illicit transactions with crypto dropped to 0.3 percent in 2020. However, there is a spike in the number of ransomware attacks. The growth of the cryptocurrency industry has been an attractive factor for cyber-criminals. The market was threatened with several fraudulent investment schemes and hackers over the past years, causing a setback for […] …

CryptoCom Starts the New Year With Fee-Free Transactions for New Users

[Featured Content] The cryptocurrency market is going on a virtual roller coaster over the past couple of weeks. This is especially true for Bitcoin, where the daily fluctuations are getting more and more definitive. The primary cryptocurrency crossed $40K for the first time in history this month, only to drop back down to where it’s […] …

CryptoCom Starts the New Year With Fee-Free Transactions for New Users

[Featured Content] The cryptocurrency market is going on a virtual roller coaster over the past couple of weeks. This is especially true for Bitcoin, where the daily fluctuations are getting more and more definitive. The primary cryptocurrency crossed $40K for the first time in history this month, only to drop back down to where it’s […] …

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Music star Soulja Boy stakes on crypto

TL;DR Breakdown Soulja Boy invests in six different crypto coins Rapper advised floating own collectible Popular American Music star DeAndre Cortez Way, professionally called Soulja Boy, has asked his followers to invest more in cryptocurrencies. The music star advised his fans to buy Dogecoin and told his fans that he just bought some BNB, DGB, […] …

90% Of Large Bitcoin Trades Comes From China: Report

42% of the market capitalization the of top 20 tokens with headquarters is situated in Asia as the continent’s dominance on the crypto market keeps expanding. …

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Bithumb Global Along with Clover Plan to Disrupt DeFi?

In the last year, decentralized finance, or DeFi, has rapidly grown to become one of the most promising use cases for blockchain technology and has benefitted from an explosion in innovation, as more projects and developers double down on their DeFi efforts. Until recently, these efforts were primarily concentrated on the Ethereum blockchain — since […] …

KuCoin Exchange Launching Trading Bot for Passive Crypto Income

[Featured Content] Cryptocurrency trading seems to many as a very opportunistic endeavor that could net a ton of profits. After all, in just a few months, the prices for most coins have skyrocketed as the total market capitalization surpassed $1 trillion for the first time in history. And while all this might be true on the […] …

KuCoin Exchange Launching Trading Bot for Passive Crypto Income

[Featured Content] Cryptocurrency trading seems to many as a very opportunistic endeavor that could net a ton of profits. After all, in just a few months, the prices for most coins have skyrocketed as the total market capitalization surpassed $1 trillion for the first time in history. And while all this might be true on the […] …

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Biggest Bitcoin exchange in Brazil pushing to expand across Latin America

TL;DR Breakdown Mercado Bitcoin exchange wants to expand across South America. The exchange raised over $35 million in funding  The largest Bitcoin exchange in Brazil, Mercado Bitcoin, has announced its intention to spread its tentacles over South America. This was made known by Reinaldo Rabelo who is the CEO of the crypto exchange firm. According […] …

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Upbit establishes Thailand presence as Bitkub faces technical hurdles

TL;DR Breakdown: Upbit has launched a new exchange for the Thailand market The new exchange comes as the market leader, Bitkub, faces technical difficulties. A leading cryptocurrency exchange in South Korea, Upbit, has expanded its presence in Asia following the launch of a crypto trading unit in Thailand. This is coming a few days after […] …

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Crypto whale moves $576 million worth of Bitcoin

TL;DR Breakdown Crypto whales move over 17,000 Bitcoin for a stipend. Grayscale CEO says corrections are a normal occurrence in the Bitcoin ecosystem. A crypto whale has noticed the movement of over 17,000 BTCs between two anonymous wallets. The transaction only attracted a stipend as its charges. This transaction equates to over $570 million and […] …

StormGain: Cryptocurrency Trading in One Place

[Featured Content] Cryptocurrencies are becoming more and more popular by the day. Even though the current interest in the field might be lower compared to the 2017 hype, it’s undeniably true that the industry has matured a great deal ever since. We saw many companies receiving regulatory greenlights, while certain authorities even granted banking charters […] …

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Why is Ethereum Gas Price so high?

Have you ever tried to process a transaction on the ETH blockchain and wondered why Ethereum gas price is so high? Are you a crypto newbie and someone mention that the gas (price) for ETH is high and didn’t understand the meaning? We’ll help you explore the nitty-gritty of ETH gas and what it way […] …

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Ripple and BitGo move XRP worth $71.7 million USD

TL;DR Breakdown Ripple moves 200 million XRPs from its escrow wallet. PornHub still uses XRP as a payment option on its site. Whale alert have reported that the parent company of XRP, Ripple, has moved 200 million XRPs from its escrow wallet to another of its wallets earlier today. The firm was not alone in […] …

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Indian crypto exchanges record massive growth after Bitcoin’s ATH

TL;DR Breakdown: Indian crypto exchanges saw massive growth in users after Bitcoin’s ATH. The exchange said Bitcoin’s ATH was mostly influenced by institutional buys. Digital currencies are gradually going mainstream in India since the country’s Supreme Court revoked the blanket ban imposed on cryptos by the Reserve Bank of India (RBI). The recent parabolic rise […] …

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Hong Kong crypto trader loses $450K USDT at knifepoint

TL;DR Breakdown: A female crypto trader in Korea lost over $450K to robbers after a transaction with a buyer. Another trader had faced a similar situation earlier this month. A report today by AsiaOne reminds us why person-to-person crypto transactions of large amounts can be risky. A female crypto trader was recently robbed of over […] …

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What the first half of 2021 will look like for Cardano (ADA)

In his latest YouTube video, Charles Hoskinson, the CEO of IOHK, shared some of the updates scheduled to take place in the following weeks and months at Cardano, as well as the current state of development of the blockchain’s most important features and functionalities.
The post What the first half of 2021 will look like for Cardano (ADA) appeared first on CryptoSlate. …

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Venture investor explains why Ethereum is poised to blow past its $1,450 high

Ethereum has been moving higher after flatlining in the $1,150-1,250 range over the past week.
The post Venture investor explains why Ethereum is poised to blow past its $1,450 high appeared first on CryptoSlate. …

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Ripple lawsuit: Former SEC commissioner questions purpose

TL:DR Breakdown Joseph Grundfest questions why SEC filed a lawsuit against Ripple Grundfest explains why lawsuit is unnecessary A former SEC commissioner Joseph Grundfest has questioned the purpose of the Ripple lawsuit filed by American regulators, Security and Exchange Commission (SEC). According to John Deaton, a crypto lawyer, he claimed Joseph Grundfest warned the SEC […] …

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Dubai to introduce crypto regulations framework soon

TL;DR Breakdown A financial authority in Dubai is looking to implement new crypto regulations. The regulation would cover digital assets like Bitcoin and tokenized securities. Financial regulators in Dubai are looking to enact local crypto regulations in the country. The body, Dubai Financial Services Authority (DFSA), which oversees the oil-rich region’s special economic zone, made […] …

BitMart Published Cryptos of the Year Report on Top 10 Altcoins For 2021

[PRESS RELEASE – Please Read Disclaimer] BitMart, a premier global digital assets trading platform, today announced its release of Cryptos of the Year 2020 Report. This report sheds light on ten altcoins listed on BitMart worth investors’ attention in the new year. The list recognizes outstanding projects that defined the year in blockchain, and thought […] …

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Biden Confirms Gary Gensler As SEC Chairman – What’s In Store For Bitcoin And Crypto?

Did you hear a few days ago that former CFTC Chairman Gary Gensler could be the next SEC chairman? Well, it is now confirmed that he will be taking over from Jay Clayton as the head of the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission. Gary is a seasoned Wall Street investor that has a keen interest […] …

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Biden Confirms Gary Gensler As SEC Chairman – What’s In Store For Bitcoin And Crypto?

Did you hear a few days ago that former CFTC Chairman Gary Gensler could be the next SEC chairman? Well, it is now confirmed that he will be taking over from Jay Clayton as the head of the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission. Gary is a seasoned Wall Street investor that has a keen interest […] …

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Biden Confirms Gary Gensler As SEC Chairman – What’s In Store For Bitcoin And Crypto?

Did you hear a few days ago that former CFTC Chairman Gary Gensler could be the next SEC chairman? Well, it is now confirmed that he will be taking over from Jay Clayton as the head of the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission. Gary is a seasoned Wall Street investor that has a keen interest […] …