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Mastercard Vice-Chair Says Bitcoin Too Volatile to be a Part of its Crypto Payment Plans

Mastercard vice-chair Ann Cairns in a recent conference said Bitcoin is too volatile for its upcoming crypto payment services that the company announced earlier this month. Cairns believes Bitcoin in its current form is too volatile and slow to be a form of payment. She said, “Bitcoin doesn’t behave like a payment instrument, It’s too
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Tether And Bitfinex Ends NYAG’s Probe with $18.5M Settlement Fee

Cryptocurrency companies Tether and Bitfinex, have been in the eye of the storm for the past two years. The accusation leveled by a New York […] …

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Tether USDT Market Cap Now Over $30B

TL;DR Breakdown Tether spikes by 45% since the beginning of this year. Bitcoin Exchange Reserve continues to decrease. Increment in Tether’s Market Value by 45% Since the beginning of the year, the market cap of Tether USDT has increased tremendously by 45%, which is equivalent to about $30.33 Billion. The increase in Tether’s market cap […] …

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Tether USDT Market Cap Now Over $30B

TL;DR Breakdown Tether spikes by 45% since the beginning of this year. Bitcoin Exchange Reserve continues to decrease. Increment in Tether’s Market Value by 45% Since the beginning of the year, the market cap of Tether USDT has increased tremendously by 45%, which is equivalent to about $30.33 Billion. The increase in Tether’s market cap […] …

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Story of a Safe Haven: Why Investors Flock to Gold During a Recession

In the last 50 years, gold has climbed from $410 an ounce up to around $1,900 an ounce today and has earned a reputation as one of the most reliable investment assets. Although gold is rapidly growing in popularity among investors, during times of a recession, its popularity tends to skyrocket — and it’s not […]
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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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Why Staking Crypto such as TRX, KAVA and more is Gathering Steam

In brief: The Coronavirus crash of mid-March has resulted in a lot of crypto traders being cautious.  The dominance of stablecoins is proof that they are waiting for favorable crypto conditions to get back to trading.  Staking crypto on the various exchanges has provided an alternative to trading and/or storing value in stablecoins.  The Bitcoin (BTC) and crypto market crash of mid-March was one event that not too many traders believed would happen. The majority of Bitcoin enthusiasts believed that […] …