• Bitcoin’s progression as a digital currency appears to be foundering as adoption by major retailers as a payment method is decreasing despite its recent rise in popularity and value. One Step Forward – Two Steps Back With record-breaking price surges and mainstream interest in digital currencies at an all time high, one would think that retailers would be lining up to accept Bitcoin as a payment method. It is no wonder, then, that it comes

    Bitcoin’s Retail Acceptance Continues to Drop

    | 2017/07/13 2:00 pm
  • Standpoint Research founder and analyst Ronnie Moas is predicting that the bitcoin price will climb to $5,000 in the next year and then hit $25,000-50,000 in the next decade. Standpoint: From $5,000 to $50,000 per Bitcoin Famous trader Ronnie Moas, who also is the founder of the Florida-based investment firm Standpoint Research, told his clients in a note Wedensday that the bitcoin price could double to $5,000 in 2018 and potentially hit a price range of $25,000-50,000 in

    $50,000 Per Bitcoin Within Next Decade: Standpoint Research Founder

    | 2017/07/06 6:00 am
  • Goldman Sachs chart analyst, Sheba Jafari, has predicted that bitcoin price will have a correction, before sky-rocketing to nearly $4,000.  Goldman Sachs: It’s Just a Matter Of Time Goldman Sachs chart analyst, Sheba Jafari, has predicted in a recent report that bitcoin’s price uptrend could continue even further. Jafari is predicting that the bitcoin price could continue its correction, falling to as low as $1,875 before recovering. “From current levels, this has a minimum target that goes

    ‘It’s Just a Matter of Time’: Goldman Sachs Says Bitcoin Price Will Go to $4,000

    | 2017/07/04 7:00 am
  • Bitcoin and Bitcoin Investment Trust (GBTC) in particular are beating traditional investments like gold, stocks and bonds, by as much as 220.59% so far in 2017. Crypto-Market Bulls Are Outrunning Stocks More and more investors are investing directly into bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies, which soared to a $100 billion market in the last couple of months. Many saw this recent price hike as a perfect way to get into the cryptocurrency market. The Bitcoin price has risen by am impressive 156% since last

    Bitcoin Once Again Outperforming Gold, Stocks & Bonds in First Half of 2017

    | 2017/07/03 7:30 am
  • Comparing the dotcom booms, Amazon share price and performance to Bitcoin draws some very interesting parallels, setting Bitcoin as potentially the world’s most lucrative trading investment. Emerging Tech market Capitalisation Then and Now Gordon Scott at Investopedia writes that Bitcoin is comparable to how Amazon was treated during the Dotcom boom. Even by the start of 1997, everyone knew Amazon had a great idea, but no one could fully explain how much its shares should be worth.

    Bitcoin Potentially the Most Lucrative Trading Investment Since Amazon

    | 2017/06/22 1:00 pm
  • American billionaire Mark Cuban took the Bitcoin world by storm when he revealed his interest in the cryptocurrency and the possibility it may be a bubble. Shark Calls Bitcoin Bubble Mark Cuban is, among other things, an American billionaire, businessman, investor and television personality. He is also known for being one of the main investors on the ABC reality television series, Shark Tank. Yesterday, Cuban took the Bitcoin world by storm when he tweeted about

    Billionaire Mark Cuban Buys $20 in Bitcoin, Says It’s ‘In a Bubble’

    | 2017/06/07 7:00 am
  • Bitcoin price has gained in value for 8 consecutive weeks, reaching all-time highs around the world as it nears the $3,000 mark. Moreover, BTC price has already broken the  20,000 CNY milestone.  Vertigo Inducing Rise It has been an amazing ascent for Bitcoin as it continues to defy critics, reaching its 8th consecutive rise in so many weeks. This latest bull run shows little sign of stopping and many fear it is a bubble waiting to

    Bitcoin Price Hits New All-Time High, Nearing $3,000

    | 2017/06/06 8:00 am
  • The global cryptocurrency market cap has passed the $94 billion mark, breaking its previous record, nearing the $100 billion milestone. Cryptocurrency Market Resumes Rally The cryptocurrency market is on a wild ride heading north and approaching $100 billion USD. Its market capitalization has broken its previous all-time high of roughly $90.7 billion, which was followed by a accentuated pullback that wiped out nearly $30 billion in value. Currently sitting at $94.6 billion, it has grown nearly 30% since last

    Bitcoin & Cryptocurrencies Resume Rally, Market Cap Nears $100 Billion

    | 2017/06/05 8:00 am
  • The number of Google searches for Bitcoin has trumped its previous record high, according to Google Trends. The third week of May saw interest in Bitcoin spike past its previous high set in November 2013. It currently holds a 30% lead over its past record. Bitcoin’s unprecedented price rise has undoubtedly driven recent interest towards it, having more than doubled since the beginning of 2017. The Google Crystal Ball ® Bitcoin’s previous spike on Google Trends coincides almost perfectly with its prior bubble,

    Bitcoin Surpasses 2013 Google Trends Record

    | 2017/05/29 9:25 pm
  • Bitcoin’s price suffered more losses on Friday following Thursday’s drop and subsequent rebound, plummeting 25% in a single day. While it appeared that Bitcoin had regained its historic upward momentum following Thursday’s $500 drop, Friday proved even more turbulent as prices dived $600 from $2.5k towards $1.9k. As of Saturday afternoon, Bitcoin’s price appears to have stabilized around $2.1k. What Goes Up, Must Come Down Bitcoin’s price drop follows a week of unprecedented growth, in which it

    Bitcoin Plummets $600 Following Volatile Thursday Trading

    | 2017/05/27 5:51 pm
  • Bitcoin prices dropped yesterday from $2800 down to $2460, sparking concern and speculation across the cryptocurrency community. The large drop in value has come alongside the largest Bitcoin Bull run in the currencies history, it caused panicked posts on social media with one Reddit user posting; “What the hell happened with the drop from 2800 to 2460?!!!!!” – TakinBackMyLove, a distressed Reddit user. Many other new Bitcoin users, drawn to cryptocurrency investment by the current upward cycle

    Bitcoin’s $500 Price Drop Sets Community Abuzz

    | 2017/05/26 12:00 pm
  • Amid a continued stranglehold on Bitcoin withdrawals at exchanges, China’s over-the-counter (OTC) market is exploding with a premium on Bitcoin price. Bitkan Celebrates 20k+ CNY OTC Trade Prices Data compiled by OTC marketplace Bitkan shows Bitcoin’s price rise contributed to a tenfold increase in users over the past three months, with prices per coin now above 20,000 yuan ($2,900). “[…] Because of (sic) the major Bitcoin exchange platforms have been banned from withdraw (sic) by

    China’s Over-the-Counter Bitcoin Price Breaks 20K Yuan

    | 2017/05/25 3:00 pm
  • The upsurge in demand for Bitcoin in South Korea is causing the cryptocurrency to trade with a considerable premium in the country of 44%. Bitcoin in South Korea In the midst of the Bitcoin rally, some countries are seeing more excitement than others. Most notably, Japan which has recently passed a law to recognize Bitcoin as a legal method of payment pushing the popularity of Bitcoin and its trading volumes to new levels within the

    Bitcoin Hits $4,000 in South Korea, 44% Above Global Market Price

    | 2017/05/25 11:00 am
  • It’s no coincidence that Bitcoin is surging as the Shanghai composite falls, DoubleLine Capital CEO, Jeffrey Gundlach, claims. Gundlach: Bitcoin Surge Linked to Shanghai Composite Fall Jeffrey Gundlach, CEO of DoubleLine Capital, tweeted the above, making the assertion that the surge in Bitcoin price has coincided with a drop in the Shanghai composite, saying: Bitcoin up 100% in under 2 months. Shanghai down almost 10% same timeframe, compared to most global stocks up. Probably not

    Jeff Gundlach: Bitcoin is Soaring Because of China

    | 2017/05/24 9:30 am
  • The global cryptocurrency market cap has now blown through that of famous startups like Uber , Didi Chuxing, Airbnb, Xiaomi, and many others. Global Cryptocurrency Market cap As Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies gain traction throughout the world, more money keeps pouring from traditional markets into the cryptosphere. Breaking record highs during the weekend, Bitcoin, Ethereum and others have grown to unprecedented values, adding roughly $25 billions to the global crypto market cap in the last

    Global Cryptocurrency Market is Now Bigger Than Uber, Airbnb, Xiaomi

    | 2017/05/22 10:30 am
  • Bitcoin price has broken yet another price record, this time surpassing the $1,900 mark and dipping its toes in the mainstream market audience. Could this be a pivotal moment for cryptocurrencies? Bitcoin Price in All-Time High Territory, Again Bitcoin has once more broken its previous all-time high record today. Currently sitting at $1,925, over $168 Million were exchanged in the last 24 hours in the BTC/USD markets. The rally comes following the mild setback caused by the

    Bitcoin Price Steams to $2000 as Traditional Investors Get Onboard

    | 2017/05/19 6:30 am
  • Bitcoin price has been skyrocketing, before this weekend’s cyber attack hiccup, but prices are again on the move upward. How much is a Bitcoin really worth right now? American investors are seeing a true value of more than 70% higher than the market rate this week. As Bitcoin does not have any real level of mainstream investor access like an ETF, even though that is still a possibility, the next best thing right now is

    Underlying Asset Bitcoin Value Closer to $3000 – GBTC

    | 2017/05/14 8:00 pm
  • The party’s over?  After over three weeks of daily Bitcoin price gains that have taken the currency to new all-time heights, the Bitcoin bubble may be bursting. Bitcoin price plummeted over 10% on Friday. If you go back in time, to April 19th, you could still get a Bitcoin for around $1200 USD. This is no longer the case, as BTC has been on one its most epic “bull runs” ever, rising over 50% in value

    Bitcoin Price Plummets Over 10% in Massive Sell-Off

    | 2017/05/13 2:00 pm
  • eToro has revealed that the number of users its Bitcoin and Ethereum has soared while trading volumes have “exploded” on its platform since the beginning of the year.  eToro Runs Up Trading Volume 4,500% EToro, a leading online trading and investment platform, has experienced a huge increase in both cryptocurrency users and trading volume of Bitcoin and Ethereum, according to Marketwatch.  So far this year, eToro users trading CFDs (contracts for difference) in cryptocurrencies his risen by

    EToro Sees Bitcoin & Ethereum Trading Volume ‘Explode’ by 4,500%

    | 2017/04/28 5:30 am
  • Bitcoin price is back in all-time high territory as it just surpassed $1,275 amid a steady uptrend in recent weeks. Bitcoin Price Hits New Highs, Back Above Gold The price of one bitcoin now sits at $1,283 USD at the time of writing, according to Bitcointicker.co. The last time BTC was breaking its all-time high was in early March amid the COIN ETF euphoria. At the time, the price spiked to as high as $1,350 on

    Bitcoin Price is Once Again Above Gold Despite ‘Altcoin Bubble’

    | 2017/04/26 6:00 am
  • The total market capitalization of all cryptocurrencies has not only broken the $30 billion dollar mark for the first time ever, but is growing at an accelerating pace. Crypto Cracks $30 Billion Market Cap & Counting It looks like Coinmarketcap website will need a bigger chart as cryptocurrencies are now above the $30 billion dollar market capitalization line. This is indeed a big milestone for cryptocurrencies in general, which are now growing at the fastest

    Cryptocurrency Market Cap Hits an All-Time High $30 Billion

    | 2017/04/25 4:30 am
  • Bitcoin price is now up almost 30% since the start of the year as the world’s first decentralized cryptocurrency shakes off regulatory woes and internal politics. Outperforming All Fiat, Almost Every Stock Who needs an ETF when you can just buy BTC? Bitcoin price is up almost 30% since the start of 2017 when the latest bull-run was just warming up. Since January, the world’s first decentralized cryptocurrency has shrugged at its ETF rejection, Chinese exchange woes, and hard

    Bitcoin is Outperforming Every Fiat Currency So Far in 2017

    | 2017/04/24 5:00 am
  • Bitcoin price now appears to be shrugging off politics that have split the community as it looks to test the critical $1,300 mark yet again. Key Resistance Level at $1,300 BTC price is again coming within striking distance of the critical $1,300 mark, currently sitting at $1,250 at press time.  Back on March 6, Bitcoin set the all-time closing high of $1,277 with a record-high spike of around $1,330 a few days later fueled by ETF hype before crashing

    7 Reasons Why BTC Price is Now Climbing to $1300

    | 2017/04/21 9:00 am