Q2 historically generated large gains for Bitcoin, but this time may be different

Historically, the Bitcoin price has tended to increase in the second quarter of every year. In the past six years, with the exception of 2018, BTC’s price has increased by 80 percent on average from April to June. However, 2018 was an odd year out during which the Bitcoin price dropped by 8 percent in […]
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What’s holding Bitcoin back – business or consumers?

Though Bitcoin started 2020 with a bang, it’s worth taking the start of a new decade to reflect on the state of the original cryptocurrency. Doing that, we can really only draw one conclusion: it has failed to live up to the hype. Don’t get me wrong. Even over the past few months, we’ve seen […]
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It’s almost impossible for Bitcoin to be supplanted by an altcoin; here’s why

For over a decade, Bitcoin has been the king of the crypto industry; more accurately, it’s the so-called “grandfather” of cryptocurrencies, the first that spawned the rest. Over the majority of this decade, the asset’s primacy hasn’t been threatened. But, ever since 2017’s bull run, there have been some claiming they’ve created a “better Bitcoin” […]
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Weak Internet Connectivity Threatens Bitcoin Trading in Venezuela

Internet usage has increased globally, as many people spend time at home in quarantine to curb the spread of the global pandemic, coronavirus. This surge […]
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SEC Clamps Down On $ZOOM Trading After Investors Mistake It For Zoom App

The United States Securities Exchange Commission (SEC) has paused the trading of shares of a small China-based company called Zoom Technologies, based on concerns that […]
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Bitcoin May Still Drop As Low As $4,800, Analysts Predicts

Bitcoin’s market price dropped from the new stable $6,800 by a violent 10% in less than a day, and analysts are saying that it may […]
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Keep it vs. leave it: Why Binance delisting leveraged crypto assets has users divided

Binance, the world’s largest crypto exchange, has decided to delist leverage crypto tokens from its platform. The decision led to mixed reactions from users; some supportive and others wanting the leverage tokens to remain on Binance. What are leveraged crypto tokens and why is Binance delisting them? On futures exchanges like Binance Futures, FTX, Bybit, […]
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Forget crypto: Kiyosaki says the stock market is “manipulated”

The crypto market has been relatively stable in the last four days. The Bitcoin price has generally been moving in between a five percent range, showing an unusually low level of volatility. In contrast, the U.S. stock market has demonstrated extremely large swings, moving by three to six percent on a daily basis in the […]
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Volatility Ahead: More Than 50K In BTC Options Contracts Set to Expire

Bitcoin has had a rough March in any measuring stick, with the coin itself halving in value in the span of a week. However, as […]
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California Governor Mentions Bitcoin in COVID-19 Response Speech 

The increased threat of cryptocurrency scams, especially in this time when people seem to be susceptible to them, has reached some authorities as well. Most […]
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Why this Bitfinex Bitcoin whale isn’t convinced of the crypto market’s 70% recovery

Since the $3,800 bottom, Bitcoin has done surprisingly well, rallying as high as $7,100 just this weekend to register an 87 percent recovery. Altcoins followed suit, posting similar gains to the crypto market’s leader. Despite this convincing bounce, which has been cemented by days of accumulation in the mid-$6,000s, above the key supports in the […]
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Venture capitalist: 2020’s coronavirus crisis will only prove the value of Bitcoin and crypto

No market or facet of the economy has been spared amid the coronavirus crisis, crypto included. Case in point: since the $10,500 high seen in mid-February, the price of Bitcoin has cratered by 36 percent, posting similar losses to markets like American equities and commodities (namely oil). What’s worrying is that a V-shaped economic recovery […]
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South Korean Exchanges Witness 60% Drop in Trading Volume

Upbit and Bithumb, two of the top crypto exchanges in South Korea, are going through tough times. After the authorities regulated the exchanges, Upbit’s trading […]
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Binance stablecoin’s exponential growth shows crypto investors are flocking for safety

Binance’s BUSD has become the fifth largest stablecoin by market capitalization, as investors flock to stablecoins for safety amidst extreme volatility in both the crypto and global financial market. Two weeks ago, $BUSD ranked 6th in market cap for the stablecoin market. As of today, BUSD is now in the top 5, and is closing […]
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Analyst: This simple factor shows Bitcoin may drop another 40% before forming a long-term bottom

The global market meltdown seen throughout the past few weeks has shown no signs of slowing down anytime soon, and Bitcoin has been firmly exposed to the implications of this – plummeting significantly from its 2020 highs of $10,500. One prominent investor within the blockchain and cryptocurrency industry is now noting that investors should keep […]
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Zimbabwe Set to Provide Regulatory Framework for Cryptocurrencies

Zimbabwe could be the first African country to provide clear regulations, as reports are now pointing to possible legalization of digital assets in the country. […]
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Crypto Twitter Alight With Debate As Industry Crashes

Crypto analysts all across Twitter have gone more bearish than ever on Bitcoin and crypto in general. This is primarily due to the recent market […]
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Crypto Industry Faced With Dilemma As 50% Drop Scares Away Potential Investors

In light of the recent massacre that was yesterday’s market, where stocks went into irrefutable bear territory, and the crypto industry witnessed the worst daily […]
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BitMEX Derivatives Exchange Liquidates $700 Million worth Bitcoin

Bitcoin prices are crashing and creating a panic in the market. On Friday, the price of one Bitcoin reached $4,900, creating a new bottom this […]
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How Bitcoin Wins From Central Bank Missteps And A Looming Recession

Wow. Bitcoin fell to $3,987 on Bitfinex for one of the fastest and deepest declines in its history, with 50% wiped off its value in […]
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When crypto conferences and coronavirus collide

It isn’t only the markets that are being affected by the coronavirus. This image of the main stage at the CryptoCompare Digital Asset Summit in London tells a thousand words. As mass events and gatherings are canceled around the world, the CCDA Summit may well be the last major event of the industry this year. […]
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Bitcoin bearishness continues, unprecedented says analyst

A top trader noted that Bitcoin appears to show signs of “unprecedented Bitcoin bearishness that hasn’t been seen before in its history”. A tweet by MoonOverlord, a well-respected analyst and trader on Twitter, commented on the possibility of a new BTC era as “historically dips, and a majority of wicks were to the downside, feels […] …

Japan Establishes ‘Blockchain Governance Initiative’ With a Focus on Global Regulation

A new “Blockchain Governance Initiative” has come together in Japan thanks to the country’s Financial Services Agency. They’re calling it BGIN for short. “BGIN aims […]
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Aftermath of the shocking $1,500 Bitcoin plunge: where do top traders see BTC next?

The Bitcoin price has dropped by 16 percent since March 8 in one of the steepest sell-offs in recent months. After the brutal drop, the sentiment of top traders on the short-term price trend of BTC remains divided. Bitcoin trend is bearish, for a start As reported by CryptoSlate, the overnight $1,500 plunge of Bitcoin […]