Anja van Oosterhout

Binance bitcoin futures sets surprising record
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Bitcoin Futures Flash Bullish As Binance Sets $700 Million Daily Record

Cryptocurrency exchange Binance surprised analysts this week after its Bitcoin futures set an unlikely trading record. Binance Bucks Negative Market Mood According to data from market...

Anja van Oosterhout | 8 months ago
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Bitcoin Miners Prepare For 18 Millionth Coin As Just 14% Of Supply Remains

Bitcoin miners will mine the 18 millionth BTC this week, leaving just 3 million left to release before mining stops in the distant year 2140. 3 Million BTC, 120 Years Data from...

Anja van Oosterhout | 8 months ago
SIX launches binance coin ETP
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Binance CEO Eyes BNB Prospects After ETP Launch on SIX

Switzerland’s main stock exchange SIX has chosen to increase its cryptocurrency portfolio by trading a product based solely on Binance Coin. Binance Coin ETP Goes Live On SIX In a...

Anja van Oosterhout | 8 months ago
Grayscale Get Approval Securities
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Grayscale Wins First US Approval For Cryptocurrency-Based Security

A pivotal US self-regulatory organization has formally licensed the country’s first public security based on cryptocurrency markets. Large Cap Fund Gets FINRA Say-So Shares of...

Anja van Oosterhout | 8 months ago
Bitcoin miners responsible fir 2018 bear market
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Bitcoin Miners Drove Price Volatility In 2018 Bear Market, Says New Data

Bitcoin miners are behind spikes in price volatility which saw the largest cryptocurrency hit $3100 in 2018, new data suggests. Miner Sell-Offs Preceded BTC Price Floor In fresh...

Anja van Oosterhout | 8 months ago
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PlanB: Negative Interest Rates Will Spark Bitcoin Arbitrage Craze

Bitcoin will see fresh adoption thanks to fiat weakness – but not in the way many users assume, says one of the industry’s best-known analysts. “Forget About Mainstream...

Anja van Oosterhout | 8 months ago
Bitcoin Could Start 2017 Style Bull Market
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Bitcoin Price ‘Terminal Shakeout’ Could Spark 2017 Style Bull Run, Analyst

Bitcoin should experience a “terminal shakeout” similar to 2015 before a new bull market explodes higher, a veteran analyst has concluded. Shakeout Should Precede Parabolic Advance...

Anja van Oosterhout | 8 months ago
US Senator Cautions Mastercard Visa over Libra Involvement
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US Senators Directly Caution Visa, Mastercard On Libra After PayPal Exit

Facebook Libra backers Visa, Mastercard and Stripe have received a direct warning from US politicians about their involvement with the project. Senators: ‘You Should Be...

Anja van Oosterhout | 8 months ago
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UNICEF to Accept Donations in Bitcoin, Ethereum

UNICEF has taken a step further towards cryptocurrency adoption by increasing its acceptance of Bitcoin (BTC) donations. UNICEF Funds To Stay As Crypto According to a press release on...

Anja van Oosterhout | 8 months ago
Brad Garlinghouse Ripple CEO
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Ripple CEO Says No Libra Before 2023 While Continuing XRP Controversy

Facebook’s digital currency Libra will not become a reality until at least 2023, the CEO of one of its would-be competitors says. Garlinghouse: I’d Bet Libra Fails To Launch In...

Anja van Oosterhout | 8 months ago
Bitcoin lightning network will not scale the network
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Bitcoin Sudden Breakthrough ‘Unlikely’ In Scalability Quest, Says BitMEX

Researchers at one of the biggest Bitcoin derivatives giants believe there is no point waiting for a specific innovation to take Bitcoin mainstream. BitMEX: Bitcoin Will ‘Slowly...

Anja van Oosterhout | 8 months ago
TipJar shuts down as cryptocurrency market slows
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TipJar Shuts Down as Cryptocurrency Market Slows

Cryptocurrency micropayment service TipJar is shutting down in Q1 2020 due to low usage, developers have confirmed. Cryptocurrency Tipping Fails To Catch On In a Reddit post on October...

Anja van Oosterhout | 8 months ago