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Bitcoin derivatives takes a hit as exchanges register decreasing trading volume
By: ambcrypto

The last three months have been disappointing for the Bitcoin derivatives market. Bitcoin‘s valuation peaked on 26th June, which marked the last week of Bitcoin’s bull run this year. Market sentiment was still bullish the following month after the April-June phase left a sense of optimism for another surge. This major surge failed to take […]The post Bitcoin derivatives takes a hit as exchanges register decreasing trading volume appeared first on AMBCrypto. Read more

Bitcoin Fixes This: Fake Gold Bars Could Turn Investors Toward Digital Counterpart
By: newsbtc

Bitcoin has been dubbed digital gold because the cryptocurrency shares many similar attributes with the precious metal. However, a recent situation involving a forgery crisis in the gold industry shows how one important aspect of Bitcoin gives it an enormous advantage over its physical gold counterpart and could drive more investors seeking a safe-haven or...The post Bitcoin Fixes This: Fake Gold Bars Could Turn Investors Toward Digital Counterpart appeared first on NewsBTC. Read more

Data Model Predicts Bitcoin Price Will Multiply 7X in Just Seven Months
By: ccn

The price of bitcoin has been heading south over the past three months, but one quant analyst that goes by the name of PlanB on Medium predicts that the flagship cryptocurrency could surge in the coming days. ”The model predicts a bitcoin market value of $1trn after next halving in May 2020, which translates in […]The post Data Model Predicts Bitcoin Price Will Multiply 7X in Just Seven Months appeared first on CCN.com Read more

Bitmain Opens 50 MW Bitcoin Mining Center in Texas
By: bitcoinmagazine

Chinese bitcoin mining equipment manufacturer Bitmain has opened a headquarters in Texas, marking the latest in a trend for the Lone Star State.The post Bitmain Opens 50 MW Bitcoin Mining Center in Texas appeared first on Bitcoin Magazine. Read more

Former Trump Advisor to Release Stablecoin Backed by Fractional Reserve
By: cointelegraph

Former Donald Trump campaign adviser Stephen Moore is planning to launch a stablecoin that is stabilized by a fractional reserve Read more

Local Bitcoin Volumes Plunge After KYC
By: trustnodes

Bitcoin volumes at the oldest peer to peer trading platform, Localbitcoins, have seen a drastic fall beginning October 1st. In the week ending September 28th, the platform handled nearly $61...The post Local Bitcoin Volumes Plunge After KYC appeared first on Trustnodes. Read more

Court Postpones TON Hearing Till February, Impatient Investors May Get 77% Back
By: bitcoin.com

The New York court reviewing Telegram’s contested coin offering in the U.S. has postponed a scheduled hearing on the case till February. The defendants, Telegram Group and its subsidiary TON Issuer, have been banned from distributing and selling the tokens. Investors who don’t want to wait for the launch of the blockchain project can receive […]The post Court Postpones TON Hearing Till February, Impatient Investors May Get 77% Back appeared first on Bitcoin News. Read more

11 blockchain unicorns: Huran Report
By: decrypt

The China-based research institute has released its first Global Unicorn List. Which 11 blockchain companies make the grade?The post 11 blockchain unicorns: Huran Report appeared first on Decrypt. Read more

Stable? Trump’s Ex-Federal Reserve Nominee To Launch A New Stablecoin
By: cryptopotato

Stephen Moore, an economic commentator, and a former member of The Wall Street Journal editorial board will launch a stablecoin dubbed Flax. The coin is supposed to be pegged to the U.S. dollar, providing more stability but it differentiates from other stablecoins as it will rely on a fractional reserve. Moore is also President Trump’s […]The post Stable? Trump’s Ex-Federal Reserve Nominee To Launch A New Stablecoin appeared first on CryptoPotato. Read more

Five biggest blockchain events happening in the US during Q4
By: cryptoslate

It’s been a hard year for crypto users in the US. The IRS has started chasing down crypto taxes, various exchanges have withdrawn services from US users, and most recently, Telegram has come under the wrath of the SEC, accused of selling unregistered securities. However, despite all this, the US crypto scene continues to thrive. […]The post Five biggest blockchain events happening in the US during Q4 appeared first on CryptoSlate. Read more