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January 16, 2020

Quiet Bitcoin Upgrade to Reduce Transaction Fees by 75%

While most people are interested in the Bitcoin price and other events in the space, the fundamentals and underlying network upgrades are often pushed to the […]
January 15, 2020

Why Bitcoin Competitors Can’t Break the Network Effect and Topple the King

For years now, proponents of other payment-based cryptocurrencies have called for the end of Bitcoin’s reign and the beginning of their favored network’s dominance. The likes […]
January 15, 2020

CME Tops Bakkt Bitcoin Options Volume; Bitcoin Price Gallops to 2-Month High

The Chicago Mercantile Exchange (CME) finally launched Bitcoin options trading on its platform on Monday, January 13, and they couldn’t have hoped for a better start. […]
January 14, 2020

How Does Bitcoin Improve the Financial System as It Stands?

In your journey through crypto, have you ever stopped and asked yourself “how exactly does Bitcoin improve my life?” Does it make transacting easier? Does it […]
January 14, 2020

Bitcoin Security Goes Beyond Hash Power

For quite some time now, people have attempted to gauge miner sentiment solely through hash power and difficulty adjustments. In reality, Bitcoin’s security model is much […]
January 13, 2020

Bitcoin Halving and Efficient Markets: A Theoretical Examination of Supply Crunches

Every 4 years or after 250,000 blocks have been mined, the Bitcoin network’s baked-in reward halving comes into the fray. Some believe these events are priced […]
January 13, 2020

Crypto Market Analysis Jan 13 – Bitcoin Price, ETH, XRP.

Not much has changed in the cryptocurrency market since the last update. Price is still trending upwards and we think we still aren’t out of this […]
January 12, 2020

CME Is Introducing Bitcoin Options on January 13

December 2017 saw the Bitcoin price almost touch $20,000. However, that wasn’t the only landmark achieved in that month. December 2017 also saw the Chicago Mercantile […]
January 11, 2020

Crypto Market Analysis Jan 10 – Bitcoin Price, ETH, XRP.

Bearish momentum is back in play. There’s almost no way we escape making new lows at this point. Swing high touched, yet we are still in […]
January 9, 2020

Bitcoin’s Lack of Privacy Is an Attack on Fungibility

Fungibility refers to the ability to seamlessly exchange one unit of currency for another without it being censored due to its history. Money in a bank […]
November 12, 2019

Bitcoin to Outshine the S&P 500 in the Next Year

Will the biggest cryptocurrency in the world beat the S&P 500, the Bloomberg Barclays Bond Index, and the House Pricing Index in the coming 12 months? […]
November 12, 2019

Bitcoin Investors Wait for the First ETF As the SEC Reviews Proposal From Wilshire Phoenix

Will it get it or won’t it? That is the one question that is being repeatedly asked by Bitcoin investors and traders all over the world. […]
November 12, 2019

Bakkt Offers Bitcoin Custody Service to Institutional Investors

The starting trouble seems to be over for the Intercontinental Exchange (ICE)-owned Bitcoin futures contracts platform Bakkt. Shedding the initial issues arising out of its lackluster […]
November 8, 2019

Ukraine to Introduce Cryptocurrency-related Legislation in the Country

Ukraine will soon introduce cryptocurrency-related legislation in the country by the end of 2019. Ukrainian Deputy Prime Minister Mykhailo Fedorov said that Ukraine has finally entered […]
November 8, 2019

Bitcoin Price Still in Consolidation Mode; Trades Near $9,000

It appears that Bitcoin is still consolidating, a phase that started around 10 days ago. Ever since it hit the history-making 42% gain on October 25 […]
November 8, 2019

Turkey to Issue Blockchain-based National Currency

Turkey has become the latest country to announce plans for a blockchain-based national currency. According to a report by the state-run Anadolu Agency, the project to develop […]
November 8, 2019

Hong Kong Introduces Opt-in Regulation for Cryptocurrency Exchanges

The Securities and Futures Commission (SFC) of Hong Kong has introduced a new regulatory framework that allows crypto exchanges to opt-in to be licensed and regulated.   Effective […]
November 8, 2019

Bitcoin’s Current Stability Is the ‘Calm Before the Storm’: Experts

Even as the Bitcoin price has been see-sawing between $9,000 and $9,500 for almost two weeks now, experts view this current unsettling stability of Bitcoin as […]
November 7, 2019

Bakkt Bitcoin Futures Contracts Top $10 Million in Daily Volume

Even as Bitcoin continues to consolidate around $9,500, the Bitcoin futures trading platform Bakkt is witnessing an all-time high in its trading volume. Once again on […]

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