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How Stock Market Bubble Fears Could Fuel Crypto Investment

Crypto markets have corrected today but stock markets continue to surge despite mounting warnings of economic despair ahead. When the bubble bursts will investors turn to digital assets as a safe haven? Stocks Up Amid Virus Fears, Crypto Dumps The current scenario on Wall Street is deceptively bullish in a country where red lights are Read more…

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3 Reasons Why Crypto Markets Have Crashed Today

Last week, we were firmly back in bullish terrain with jubilant voices standing by bold predictions. Bitcoin and altcoins were all up with Ethereum leading the charge. This Monday, however, we’re back to a red crypto market. What Caused the Crypto Market Crash? As Bitcoinist reported earlier today, the weekend was savage for cryptocurrency. The Read more…

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Repo Markets Gain Another $70 Billion, USD Continues to Weaken

The New York Fed provided another massive cash injection into the repo market, this time adding over $70 billion. According to recent reports, the Federal Reserve Bank of New York injected yet another major amount in temporary liquidity on December 4th. This time, the amount is even higher than the last one, which was added Read more…

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Op Ed: In the Battle Between Libra and a Digital Dollar, Bitcoin Will Win

As Mark Zuckerberg testifies in Congress today, October 23, 2019, about Libra, the prevailing question is no longer if digital assets will go mainstream, but how they will do so and who will control them when they do.  In one corner is the U.S. government. Inspired by and fearing China’s progress in launching a digital Read more…

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10 Years Since The First Bitcoin Transaction: 5050 BTC For $5

It’s safe to say that Bitcoin has come a long way since it was first introduced to the public. Interestingly enough, exactly 10 years ago on this same day, the first market transaction took place. Let’s have a look at how it went and where we are today. Bitcoin 10 Years Ago Exactly 10 years Read more…

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5 Reasons to HODL Your Bitcoin Despite the Bearish Market

Forget the recent bearish momentum and Bakkt’s disappointing launch. Here are five reminders of why you should still be HODL’ing your Bitcoin. 1. More Secure Than Ever At the end of last month, despite an extended period of sideways trading, Bitcoin hit its first-ever 100 quintillion hash rate level. On September 26, Bitcoin hit 108 Read more…

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Bitcoin Bulls Welcome Trump’s Call for Negative Rates

US President Donald Trump on Wednesday urged the Federal Reserve to cut interest-rate down to zero or even steer in negative rates. Meanwhile, investors in the bitcoin market embraced Trump’s comments excitedly, believing they are bullish for the cryptocurrency.  Yoni Assia, the founder & CEO of eToro, said a lower interest rate “should drive bitcoin Read more…