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Bitcoin Looks Attractive As Negative-Yielding Debt Crosses $17 Trillion

Global negative-yielding debt is now over $17 trillion, making investors extremely nervous. And it is forcing them to focus on non-traditional assets, like bitcoin. Investing in Debt and Holding it to Maturity Guarantees a Loss Investors are becoming increasingly fearful as they see that the soaring negative-yielding debt is altering the global economy. According to Read more…

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BitMEX Bitcoin Outflow in July is Worse than Reported

Everybody knows that July was a bad month for one of the world’s largest bitcoin and crypto derivates exchange BitMEX. But they are wrong. July was – evidently – the worst.  New data reveals that the Seychelles-based firm experienced its most damaging net inflows in the said month. Fork Monitor found that BitMEX processed withdrawals Read more…

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Ethereum is a Technological Dead End, Says Samson Mow

Controversial bitcoin maximalist Samson Mow described Ethereum as “a technological dead-end” after the digital ledger project ran out of capacity.  Ethereum Struggles With Congestion Again The network utilization of Ether, Ethereum’s native asset, soared above 90 percent, according to data provided by Etherscan.io. The surge, according to Ethereum co-founder Vitalik Buterin, could prompt transactions costs Read more…

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Bitcoin & Beauty Products Powered This Hedge Fund’s Insane 46% Surge

Bill Miller, a former Legg Mason executive and a respected hedge fund manager, has recorded a 46 percent return year-to-date in 2019, with bitcoin and beauty product company Avon as key picks. Miller Value Partners Investors Score 46% Return in 2019 Despite the decline in the price of bitcoin from $14,000 to $9,700 in the Read more…

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Bitcoin to Hit $100,000 in 2020? You Can Bet on It

LedgerX Unveils New Product Bitcoin-centric derivatives platform LedgerX has just unveiled a helluva product. Reported first by Bloomberg, the American exchange that recently secured a derivatives license from the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) will be allowing traders to bet on if Bitcoin will pass $100,000 by December 2020. The call option will pay only Read more…

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Binance CEO: Bitcoin (BTC) Run is (Was) Driven by Retail Investors

Bitcoin Still Somewhat Retail-Driven Over the past few months, there has been a whole lot of talk about Bitcoin becoming the next trend for institutions. Like mom & pop investors fueled 2017’s monumental run, investors today expect institutional money, the “smart money”, to drive cryptocurrencies upward. Thus, a narrative has formed. “The herd is here“, Read more…

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Bitcoin Disrupting Banking; Deutsche Bank To Cut 18,000 Jobs by 2022

Throughout history, the banking industry has always been vulnerable to a range of risks, but somehow, it has been able to survive for over three thousand years. But now, traditional banking is increasingly under threat from geopolitical uncertainty and, most significantly, from the advent of new technologies, including artificial intelligence and Bitcoin. As a result, Read more…

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Bitcoin (BTC) At $20,000 By Year End Then Opens Up $40,000 Says Novogratz

Mike Novogratz, founder and chief executive of Galaxy Digital, the crypto-focused merchant bank, says bitcoin will be trading at $20,000 before the year is out. In a telephone interview with Bloomberg he also rode back somewhat on his previously reported statements about wishing he’d “sold more” when he offloaded some bitcoin as the price fell Read more…