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Bitcoin Approaches Second Inning as Bakkt Exchange Launch Nears

Bakkt has been trumpeted as a future main driver of crypto institutional adoption and even the bull market. The bitcoin futures exchange boasts everything Wall Street firms are looking for – the promise of uncorrelated returns to the stock market plus the confidence of regulatory oversight. But in case you haven’t noticed, Bakkt hasn’t launched 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 Launches Margin For Bitcoin, Ethereum, & More

Binance Embraces Margin Announced just minutes ago, Binance, one of the world’s largest crypto exchanges, has launched margin trading. Per a blog post detailing the new product, this new product is part of Binance’s “effort to help push the industry forward and freedom of money”. Per a quote from the exchange’s beloved CEO, Changpeng “CZ” Read more…

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Prominent Investor: Ethereum (ETH) is “Way Ahead”, Could Pass Bitcoin With Time

Ethereum Is “Way Ahead” As we reported yesterday, Mike Novogratz of Galaxy Digital took to a public forum to talk Ethereum (ETH)… and Bitcoin too. During his keynote speech, which was compiled by CryptoBriefing and DecryptMedia, the former institutional investor purportedly talked up Ethereum. Speaking to the crowd at Ethereal Summit, a, you guessed it, Read more…

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These Factors Are Pushing Bitcoin Price Above $6000

Bitcoin price reached a high of $5930 May 7 as renewed momentum fuelled a market surge towards the significant $6000 barrier. Bitcoin Price Highest Since November 2018 Data from traditionally more conservative price tracker Bitstamp showed BTC/USD trading just under $5900 at press time. The pair reached its highest value since November 2018 earlier on Read more…

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Ethereum Spikes 10% Amid ETH Futures Approval Rumors

Ethereum has spiked by about 10 percent over the last 24 hours following speculation that the U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) may be ready to approve ETH futures trading. CFTC Open to Ethereum Futures Trading Ethereum, the second-ranked cryptocurrency by market capitalization is currently trading at $175; a 10 percent spike in the last Read more…

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Institutional Investors Increased Long BTC Positions by 88%, CFTC Says

Blockchain technologies have proven to be one of the most important technical advances of our generation, and the crypto market is also growing in adoption and volume despite bearish trends that often affect the price of tokens. The institutions are fully aware of this situation; however, there have never been major institutional investments. The reasons Read more…

Bakkt Expands Compliance Capabilities With Its First Acquisition
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Bakkt Expands Compliance Capabilities With Its First Acquisition

Fresh from completing its maiden funding round, Bakkt announced its first acquisition on Monday, Jan. 14, 2019. The daughter company of the Intercontinental Exchange (ICE) is also eyeing the possibility of expanding beyond the U.S. market. Bakkt Acquires RCG Back Office Bakkt announced the news of the acquisition via a Medium post by CEO, Kelly Loeffler. Read more…

4 key dates to watch in 2019 for bitcoin
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4 Key Bitcoin Dates to Watch For in 2019

With 2018 finally over, the focus now is on what lies ahead for Bitcoin in 2019 after a year-long bear market. Mark your calendars and keep a watch for these events that could have a massive impact on Bitcoin price this year.  2019: The Year Wall Street Embraces Bitcoin? Throughout 2018, the fall in Bitcoin Read more…