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Coinbase Tezos Pump Fires Up Spreads Across Crypto Exchanges

Tezos price spiked sharply today after Coinbase announced staking rewards for XTZ. The token pumped so hard that huge spreads opened up between exchanges leading to arbitrage opportunities for savvy traders. Crypto Exchange Pump Inbound Late yesterday Coinbase announced that it was expanding access for Tezos staking. The offer of earning rewards for XTZ stored Read more…

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Bitcoin 2017 Surge Caused By Single Entity: Bloomberg

Last year, two academics concluded that the Bitcoin rally in 2017, when the cryptocurrency hit the all-time high, was caused by manipulation. Now the research authors figured out that the surge was likely caused by a single entity. Single Whale Behind Bitcoin’s Dec 2017 Rally In 2018, John Griffin, professor at the University of Texas, Read more…

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Tether (USDT) Launches Digital Yuan Before PBoC

Controversial firm Tether Limited has announced that it is expanding its list of stablecoins by launching an offshore yuan-backed digital currency.  Tether Continues its March The Hong Kong company said in a short blog post that the new stablecoin, known as CNHT, would be pegged one-to-one to the offshore Chinese yuan. Like its popular stablecoin Read more…

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Van Eck to Offer Limited Bitcoin ETF Aimed at Institutional Investors

New York-based Van Eck Securities and SolidX Management will start offering shares in a Bitcoin exchange-traded fund (ETF), the Wall Street Journal (WSJ) reports. Crypto ETF Available to Institutional Investors Even if only a few days have passed since the start of September, this month might be a turning point for Bitcoin and the crypto Read more…

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Ripple Price Analysis: Could XRP’s Recent Sideways Action Culminate in a Powerful Move?

Ripple’s XRP has been fairly stagnant this past week after ‘suffering’ a small 4% price decline, bringing the price of XRP down to $0.2694 at the time of writing. The cryptocurrency’s price has fallen 15% in the past 30 days with a further 37% drop over the previous 90 days, despite the rising price of Read more…

Lightning Network Achieves Record Capacity, Exceeding the Milestone of 600BTC
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Bitstamp Unveils Bitcoin Lightning Network Node

On July 8 the Lightning Network got a huge publicity boost as Bitstamp announced that it had launched its own Lightning node. Another Step Toward Widespread Adoption On Monday Bitstamp revealed that it had launched a Bitcoin Lightning node to further facilitate the growth of Bitcoin’s Lightning Network (LN). The European cryptocurrency exchange said that Read more…