• After coming within a hair’s breadth of $10,000, BTC reversed course to trade at the $9,500 support. Are traders in for a day or two of range bound trading or is this pause in momentum simply a short consolidation period before Bitcoin blasts off? Market Overview Bitcoin and a handful of top altcoins pulled back roughly 3 – 5% over the past 24 hours in what appears to be a temporary break from a month

    Bitcoin Price Analysis: A Watched Pot Never Boils!

    | 2018/05/06 9:30 pm
  • To title this week dramatic in the cryptocurrency space would be an understatement. BTC has seen a price surge with renewed interest from big names like Goldman Sachs while altcoins have major events on the horizon. This is a very exciting period for altcoins like BTC, ZCL, ENJ, and DGB. What a Week It Has Been, What a Week It Will Be  The cryptocurrency markets have finally broken out of a multi-month bear slump in brute

    3 Altcoins to Outperform Bitcoin For The Week of May 5

    | 2018/05/05 5:00 pm
  • There is an upsurge in the cryptocurrency trading volume in India. This increase is occurring despite the crypto ban issued by the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) in April 2018. As a result, crypto stakeholders remain confident that the market will continue to flourish even after the ban officially takes effect in July 2018. Increase in Prices and Daily Trading Volume Crypto prices and daily trading volumes have increased in the aftermath of the RBI

    India’s Crypto Trading Volume Increases Despite Central Bank Ban

    | 2018/05/04 8:00 pm
  • Coinmarketcap (CMC) has released its first-ever mobile app. The cryptocurrency price and market capitalization website announced the release of the app on April 30. The launch of the app is part of CMC’s five-year anniversary celebration. The Coinmarketcap App for iPhones The new CMC mobile app is compatible with the iOS smartphone platform. It enables users to view crypto price, market cap and 24-hour price changes on the go. App users can select from a

    Coinmarketcap Launches iOS Mobile App

    | 2018/05/02 7:00 pm
  • Square shares slipped slightly after Andrew Left of Citron, a stock commentary source, alleged that the company’s bitcoin trading was insignificant and overhyped. Square Shares Decline Square stock dipped briefly on April 30 losing 3.8 percent to land at $45.76 per share. The stock later rebounded but still closed out with a 0.48 percent loss. This decline followed a tweet by Citron on April 30 saying that Wall Street was “drunk on bitcoin.” This statement appears

    Square Shares Slide After Citron Says ‘Wall St. Drunk on Bitcoin Nonsense’

    | 2018/05/01 9:00 pm
  • The Bitcoin.org website admins have reverted to the original 2010 website front page. This decision comes after months of controversy that the pull request on the website’s GitHub repository. The change now reflects the original description that includes “fast peer-to-peer” transactions and “fraud protection.” Bitcoin.org: How it all Began The story of the controversial decision to change the description on the website began in December 2017. Bitcoin was experiencing a spike in usage which led

    Bitcoin.org Once Again Boasts Fast Speed, Cheap Transactions

    | 2018/05/01 1:00 am
  • Will Bitcoin bore traders with a second day of sideways trading or are we bracing for the long-awaited breakout over $10k? Market Overview Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies have ascended at a steady pace over the last 3 weeks and it appears that Bitcoin has developed an impressive immunity against the usual correction triggers of tax selling, regulatory fears, exchange hacks and other FUD that have plagued crypto-markets since Q1 2018. In fact, at the moment

    Bitcoin Price Analysis: $10K, Are We There Yet?

    | 2018/04/30 9:00 pm
  • At just under $6.84 per coin, Waves (WAVES) is currently the 38th most valuable cryptocurrency by market capitalization. Given everything the platform has to offer, it’s rather obvious that the coin’s current price is incredibly undervalued. Here are 6 reasons why. Waves-NG is the Fastest Blockchain in the World It may only be 38th on CoinMarketCap.com, but Waves is #1 when it comes to blockchain transaction speed — thanks to its implementation a ground-breaking new

    6 Reasons Why WAVES Is Undervalued Right Now

    | 2018/04/30 6:00 pm
  • On the last day of April, cryptocurrencies are on the cusp of proving this month marks a resurgence as Bitcoin prices remain up over 30%. BTC/USD Faces Final $9k Test Data from major exchanges tracked by Coinmarketcap, Bitcointicker and others reveals that despite misgivings from traditional finance circles and even some traders, such as Warren Buffet, Bitcoin has succeeded in holding on to its Q2 gains. Starting out at under $7000, April 1 saw the first

    Bitcoin Investors No Fools as Price Gains 30% in April

    | 2018/04/30 10:30 am
  • Nobuaki Kobayashi, the infamous bitcoin whale, and the lead attorney for the Mt. Gox trust may be gearing up for another selloff. Another Round from the Tokyo Bitcoin Whale Kobayashi earned the moniker the “Tokyo bitcoin whale” when he sold $400 million worth of bitcoin and Bitcoin Cash from December 2017 to February 2018. The crypto sale is part of the efforts to pay off the credits of the defunct Mt. Gox bitcoin exchange that went

    Is the Mt. Gox ‘Bitcoin Whale’ Gearing Up for Another $170M Selloff?

    | 2018/04/28 9:00 am
  • Arbitrage exists as a result of market inefficiencies and would therefore not exist if all markets were perfectly efficient. How does one capitalize on this market phenomenon? A trader who, in 1970, pioneered a computerized trading system once said: The elements of good trading are: (1) cutting losses, (2) cutting losses, and (3) cutting losses. If you can follow these three rules, you may have a chance. This is, of course, Ed Seykota, a former commodities trader.

    Crypto Arbitrage Trading – The Pursuit of Happiness

    | 2018/04/27 5:00 pm
  • After a noteworthy rally over the past couple of weeks, Bitcoin price and the cryptocurrency market made a sharp and fast corrective move on Tuesday night and all day Wednesday. eToro’s senior market analyst, Mati Greenspan, thinks he knows the reason why. Panic Selling or Profit Taking? Bitcoin and the bunch have finally put in a higher high, with a higher low also in the forecast — but what, exactly, stopped the market’s bull run

    Senior Market Analyst: Here’s What Caused The Bitcoin Price Pullback

    | 2018/04/26 11:00 am
  • Adena Friedman, the CEO of Nasdaq says the company is interested in becoming a cryptocurrency exchange platform. Nasdaq is the second-largest stock exchange in the world in terms of market capitalization. The company is the latest in a slew of institutional investors looking to enter the burgeoning cryptocurrency market. Properly Assessing the Cryptocurrency Landscape The Nasdaq CEO said that the company would consider creating its own cryptocurrency exchange service in the future. She made this

    Nasdaq Eyes Becoming a Cryptocurrency Exchange Platform

    | 2018/04/26 7:00 am
  • We might get a rare chance to take a glimpse behind the curtains as a legal dispute shapes up between Zhao Changpeng, the founder of Binance, and a unit of Sequoia Capital. The parties are arguing over a funding deal which has supposedly gone awry.   Founded less than 10 months ago, Binance has grown to become the world’s largest cryptocurrency exchange by measure of its 24-hour trade volume. The platform’s meteoric rise has become

    Binance’s Founder Squares Off Against Sequoia Capital in Legal Dispute

    | 2018/04/26 3:00 am
  • Will a 6% drop in bitcoin price hamper the current rally which has produced a 35% gain since March 3rd? Highlights April continues to amaze but after an impressive rally, Bitcoin and other majors showed signs of bearish exhaustion as the market became overbought after topping out at $9,767 today. Daily Chart As predicted BTC met stiff resistance near the 200-day MA ($9800) and while today’s pullback is mildly disconcerting, the longterm set up for

    Bitcoin Price Analysis: Are Sellers Hodling or Folding?

    | 2018/04/25 9:30 pm
  • Amid talk of Bitcoin prices rebounding, the best performing asset in the world year to date is in fact not Bitcoin… but Binance Coin (BNB). 75% Gains Since January The token of what is now the world’s biggest cryptocurrency exchange has gained almost 75% since January 1, far outpacing extant assets such as Bitcoin and Ethereum. As online commentator BambouClub noted citing the data from Blocklink.info, BNB even beat Netflix, Twitter and Amazon to deliver

    Binance Coin Outperformed Everything So Far in 2018

    | 2018/04/25 5:30 pm
  • As interest in cryptocurrencies continues, so does FOMO. Mining is one way to get in on the action, but some cities aren’t taking too kindly to the high power consumption that goes along with it. Cryptocurrency is a billion-dollar industry, increasing in worth the greener the markets get. Mining is an essential part of this industry and offers cryptocurrency miners a chance to be a part of the crypto revolution. In addition to the right computer

    Crypto Mining Becoming a Concern in Some US Cities

    | 2018/04/25 1:00 am
  • How many financial firms are looking to get involved with cryptocurrency? Twenty percent, according to an industry poll conducted by Thomson Reuters — and that’s likely just the start. The Herd is Approaching A survey by Canadian multinational mass media and information firm Thomson Reuters found that 20 percent of its more than 400 clients are considering making a concerted push into the cryptocurrency market within the next half year. Neill Penney, the co-head of

    ‘All Hell Will Break Loose’: 1 in 5 Financial Firms Ready to Enter Crypto Market

    | 2018/04/24 11:30 pm
  • As John F. Kennedy was wont to say, “a rising tide lifts all boats.” Essentially, what benefits one, benefits all. When Kennedy first uttered those words, it was in 1963 and he was talking about the economy. Flash forward 55 years and – as the cryptocurrency market appears to be recovering from a depressing Q1 2018 bear run – the same sentiment is applicable once again. This past week has been extremely gratifying for crypto

    Home Run or Swing and a Miss? Cryptocurrency Winners and Losers for the Week Ending April 22, 2018

    | 2018/04/22 5:15 pm
  • After a 27% gain, it appears that the Bitcoin bulls are back in control!  Highlights Well, it’s certainly been an entertaining month for cryptocurrencies and Bitcoin prices have finally started to reclaim ground that was lost in Q1. BTC prices are up 27% for the month, altcoins skyrocketed with many racking up double-digit gains and the cryptocurrency market cap is pushing $396 billion which is an amazing $150 billion gain from last month.  What’s Moving

    Bitcoin Price: Are Bitcoin Bulls Back in the Saddle?

    | 2018/04/22 3:00 pm
  • The head of the Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco believes that crypto lacks the core features required to define them as a currency. Late November and most of December last year saw both crypto cynics and enthusiasts wait with bated breath to see where Bitcoin’s price would soar to next. The latter group was not disappointed as the darling of the crypto world touched the $20k mark. In all of the excitement, it might

    San Francisco Fed Head: Crypto Is Not A Currency

    | 2018/04/22 5:00 am
  • Hot on the heels of their Coincheck acquisition, Monex has stated that Japanese exchanges need to have tougher regulations in place. Japan has long been known for being a crypto-friendly country. In fact, they saw phenomenal numbers last year when $97 billion was traded in just one month. In addition, reports for the 20th of April show that Yen-based Bitcoin trades made up more than 50% of global trades over a 24-hour period. As regulation

    Japan Needs to Have Stricter Exchange Regulations According to Monex

    | 2018/04/21 8:00 pm
  • The market has finally turned bullish and there seem to be many diamonds in the rough left for finding. There are many major conferences coming up which is a very positive sign heading into summer. This week has a few specific cryptocurrencies which can yield significant returns in the near future. These cryptocurrencies include ZCL, ARY, and HIRE. State of the Market  The price of BTC is still down over 50 percent since the highs

    3 Cryptocurrencies Likely to Beat Bitcoin for the Week of April 23

    | 2018/04/21 2:00 pm