How Bakkt Could Affect the Bitcoin Price Unlike Existing Futures Markets
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How Bakkt Could Affect the Bitcoin Price Unlike Existing Futures Markets

Bakkt, a Bitcoin futures market operated by ICE, the parent company of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE), is close to receiving a green light from the U.S. government. As CCN reported on December 21, Bakkt has been working with the Commodities and Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) to have its business plan approved, which revolves

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Pro-Bitcoin Ron Paul: It’s Time to Abolish Federal Reserve, Embrace Tax-Free Crypto

Retired US Congressman Ron Paul — a bitcoin skeptic turned proponent — reiterated his calls to abolish the Federal Reserve shortly after it raised the baseline interest rate a quarter of a percentage point, to a range of 2.25% to 2.5%. This is the fourth time that the Fed — the central banking system of the United

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Bitcoin Hash Rate Stabilizes After Mining Difficulty Adjusts to Lower Price
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Bitcoin Hash Rate Stabilizes After Mining Difficulty Adjusts to Lower Price

The Bitcoin hash rate – the number of hashes per second the network is performing – has stabilized undergoing its biggest downward difficulty adjustment in seven years amid lower BTC price.  Bitcoin Network Heals Its Wounds On the back of the Bitcoin price hitting 15-month lows and dropping 50 percent in the past month alone, miners Read more…

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Bitcoin (BTC) Price Analysis: Bulls Waiting for This Pullback

Bitcoin recently made a strong rally, enough to break past the neckline of its double bottom at $3,600 to $3,700. This confirms that an uptrend is underway, but only if buyers can be able to keep price above the area of interest. Applying the Fibonacci retracement tool on the latest swing low and high shows Read more…

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2018 in 4 Words – ICOs and Ethereum Died

Unless you’re Spencer Bogart, most people would agree that 2018 has been a dismal year for crypto–even if they don’t say it on their Twitter feeds. If you want to sum up the year in four words, you could try using these: ICOs and Ethereum are dead. Forums, Telegram groups, Slack chats, there’s no shortage of

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Financial Advisors Stocking Up On Bitcoin, Says Australia’s Largest Retail Crypto Broker

Financial advisors are buying large amounts of Bitcoin, says the CEO of Caleb and Brown, one of Australia’s largest cryptocurrency brokerage services. They See Value In It… Discussing the current state of the cryptocurrency market and its forerunner Bitcoin, Dr. Prash Puspanathan, CEO and Founder of Caleb and Brown, Australia’s largest retail cryptocurrency brokerage service, reveals Read more…

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VanEck Exec on Lack of Bitcoin ETF: ‘What f*ing parallel universe is this?’

A digital asset strategist for New York-based veteran investment management firm VanEck is pretty irate that there is still no exchange traded fund for Bitcoin. In response to a tweet by Matt Odell, who was saying how Coinbase is risking its “regulatory moat” by addition of several altcoins over the past weeks, Gabor Gurbacs (image

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What’s Next for Bitcoin Miners in 2019 Amid Lower Price?

The year-long bear market finally forced many Bitcoin miners to capitulate by either scaling down or shuttering their operations. However, with the decrease in difficulty, some of these smaller establishments might want to get back into the business seeing as it is now easier to mine the top-ranked cryptocurrency. Bitcoin Miners Adapt to Lower BTC Read more…

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The Big Short: Former IMF Economist Finally Closes Year-Old Bitcoin Short

A year ago today, Bitcoin peaked at $19,511. Former International Monetary Fund economist and Pharo Senior Risk Trader Mark Dow made an unpopular bet not long thereafter: Bitcoin would not sustain its growth and the price would slip from there. He entered a short position and rode his intuition all the way to the bank,

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