The crypto market is known for its extreme volatility, where the price of cryptocurrencies can vigorously fluctuate within a short period of time. In a market full of uncertainty, managing risks is therefore crucial for any traders. Only by analyzing the possible risks of investments can traders determine the extent and occurrence ratio of potential […]The post How to Use Value at Risk (VaR) to Manage Your Crypto Assets: BTC/USDT appeared first on The Daily Hodl.
Chinese internet giant and parent of WeChat, Tencent said Libra would pose serious risks to current digital payment systems in the country.
Coinbase CEO Brian Armstrong said that the exchange has generated nearly $2 billion in transaction fees since 2012
On the same day that Binance.US announced that trading surpassed $10M over 24 hours for the first time since its launch a month ago, the San Francisco-based exchange added a new DOGE trading pair. Over the past week Binance.US has been busy adding new assets – Dash, Algorand, IOTA and Zcash have all made it […]The post Binance.US Lists DOGE Trading Pair appeared first on Crypto Briefing.
Wednesday was not kind to the cryptocurrency market. As of the time of writing this (Wednesday night), Bitcoin (BTC) has shed 8% in the past 24 hours, falling below $7,700 — a level which analysts said would “make or break” this bull market — in a precipitous drop. Bitcoin is currently holding just dozens of […]
Financial Services Committee Chair Maxine Waters said that she is still not pleased with Facebook's proposed Libra stablecoin.
The Bitcoin price continues to deteriorate, dropping another $500 to $7,500 per BTC. It seems momentum from April’s rally is wearing off. Recent Bitcoin price action Beginning in April, the price of a single BTC went from $4,150 to $13,000 in less than four months. The price peaked in late June at $13,015 and again […]The post Bitcoin breaks $8,000 support and falls to $7,500 appeared first on CryptoSlate.
All eyes are on the German economy which was once perceived as stable and strong. However, the financial state of affairs has been tumultuous and Berlin’s state cabinet recently agreed to a five-year rent freeze to help curb the rising housing costs in the country. Moreover, Bundesbank just published a monthly report that explains how […]The post Germany’s Financial Crisis Invokes 5-Year Rent Freeze appeared first on Bitcoin News.
Crypto exchanges Binance and Hashkey Pro will list Blockstack’s token, months after the firm raised $23 million in an SEC-approved ICO
Batches of Billions in Bonds, Zuckerberg’s Crypto Pitch on the Hill: eToro Update Hi Everyone, They’re at it again. What began as an innocent one-time cash injection to keep markets from drying up now has the US financial system falling right back into old habits. Markets have a nasty addiction to free money and it […]The post Batches of Billions in Bonds, Zuckerberg’s Crypto Pitch on the Hill: eToro Update appeared first on The Daily Hodl.
ING has purportedly found a solution to improve the security and privacy trade-off on the Corda blockchain platform with zero-knowledge proofs
Quick TakeCoinbase, the cryptocurrency exchange, has grown into one of the most valuable fin-tech companies in the U.S.The Block has estimated that the firm is the third-largest employer in the blockchain industryWhile the exchange has experienced an exodus of senior employees, this has led to an opportunity for new leaders to emerge
Celsius Network has announced a partnership with Tether to offer up to 12 percent interest on USDT deposits made to the platform.
42% of people working in the blockchain industry are reportedly employed by cryptocurrency exchanges
Quantum computing is a hot topic among technology enthusiasts and cryptocurrency developers. This new era of technology can change many facets of life in very quick succession. Until now, it was assumed most aspects of quantum computing only existed in theoretical form. That is no longer the case, as quantum supremacy is inching closer every […]The post Google Researchers Deem Quantum Supremacy to be Within Their Grasp appeared first on NullTX.
The prospect of a Libra led without Facebook may become a reality, but that's not all we learned from Mark Zuckerberg's testimony before Congress.The post Three key insights from Zuckerberg's Libra testimony in Congress appeared first on Decrypt.
Libra Partners Yet to Commit Money When Libra, Facebook’s crypto project, was unveiled in June of this year, it was billed as a collaborative effort between multiple entities — technology firms, fintech upstarts, venture capital funds, blockchain builders, and other companies in other groups. However, sources have told the BBC that none of the founding […]
The Stanford grads behind Pi, a new cryptocurrency built to run on mobile phones, say more than 500,000 people have signed up for their network.The post Pi Network seeks to offset the environmental damage done by Bitcoin mining appeared first on Decrypt.
The advance is set to expand investors’ access to Stacks (STX) - especially in Asia, a “priority region” for Blockstack.
The great cypherpunk author who presaged crypto 20 years ago, is bored with digital money. But he thinks blockchain might have some uses.The post Neal Stephenson: I’m not Satoshi Nakamoto appeared first on Decrypt.
“You have to have systems in place,” said Rick McDonell, Former [FATF] Executive Secretary and Executive Director at Association of Certified Anti-Money Laundering Specialists [ACAMS] on the latest edition of Binance Podcast with Binance CFO Wei Zhou. McDonell said, “Digital assets and virtual assets service providers are one of the newest but most important areas […]The post Virtual Asset Service Providers should work together to comply with FATF standards appeared first on AMBCrypto.
At a Vanity Fair summit in Los Angeles today, Coinbase CEO Brian Armstrong confirmed that the exchange has been profitable since 2017.The post Coinbase has generated close to $2B in transaction fee revenue since 2012 appeared first on The Block.
The crypto market experienced a flash crash today, and XRP did not walk away unscathed. But all things considered, it could have been a lot worse.The post XRP crashes 10 percent in a bad day for the crypto market appeared first on Decrypt.
The currently monthly bitcoin price level is below support and could potentially see lows as far down as $6,400.The post Bitcoin Price Analysis: Macro Level Breaks as Bearish Continuation Ensues appeared first on Bitcoin Magazine.
Blockstack, the first company to get SEC approval for a coin offering, is opening up its Stacks token to crypto exchanges outside of the United States.The post Binance to list Blockstack’s Stacks token (STX) appeared first on Decrypt.
In this video interview, Bitrefill CCO John Carvalho talks about Lightning Network adoption, building Bitcoin’s Layer 3 and supporting small blocks.The post John Carvalho on Lightning and Bitcoin’s Layer 3: ‘We’re Thinking Way Ahead’ appeared first on Bitcoin Magazine.
In a paper published on Wednesday, Google researchers claimed its quantum computer can, for the first time, perform a task “beyond the reach of the fastest classical supercomputers.” Google said it has devised a 53-bit quantum computer, called Sycamore, to compute a mathematical problem within 200 seconds.The post Google claims its quantum computer can perform a task beyond the reach of any classical supercomputer appeared first on The Block.
Bitcoin has plummeted below its previous support levels during a swift and sharp sell-off earlier this morning that led the aggregated crypto market to drop to fresh multi-month lows. BTC has continued grinding lower throughout the day and it is unclear as to where it will find any meaningful support that halts its current downtrend....The post Bitcoin Breaks Below Bear Channel as Analysts Eye Further Downside appeared first on NewsBTC.
A bank in Belarus has effectively gotten the green light to process transfers related to digital assets. DFS, an affiliated company of Belveb Banking Holding’s member VEB Technologies, was recently registered as a resident of the High Technologies Park. The country’s special economic zone has already become home to many crypto businesses. Also read: Bittrex […]The post Belarusian Bank Gets the Go-Ahead to Service Crypto Investors appeared first on Bitcoin News.
The testimony of Mark Zuckerberg revealed some interesting takeaways. First, Zuckerberg seems to think that crypto is the future, and that the longer the U.S. waits to develop its own coin, the further it will fall behind. Second, many members of Congress still don’t trust crypto enough to push for mainstream status. Zuckerberg: The U.S....The post Mark Zuckerberg: Libra Can Make the U.S. a Financial Leader Again appeared first on Live Bitcoin News.
Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg painted the Libra stablecoin project as a way to counteract a possible Chinese digital currency
Quick TakeGrayscale runs one of the most successful crypto trust funds, and it faces little competitionThe structure of Grayscale’s trust products is unique, which can potentially result in high premiums for shares sold on the secondary market However, with no viable alternatives such as crypto ETFs or similar trust fund products, retail investors on the secondary market may have to swallow those premiums
Prediction Labs, a firm building services for prediction markets, has announced the launch of STLD Exchange, a service offering instant settlements and payouts for select prediction markets on Augur.The post Prediction Labs to launch instant settlement service for Augur appeared first on The Block.
In an attempt to thwart censorship, the BBC has unveiled a new international news site on the Tor network that gives global users access to its content.The post BBC embraces the dark web, mirrors website for Tor users appeared first on Decrypt.
The Aragon Network wants to improve how we work through blockchain. They reckon it can be used to create effective decentralized organizations and digital courts.The post What is the Aragon Network (ANT)? appeared first on Decrypt.
Traders should not panic as a few indicators suggest that the current fall could be a bear trap
Wednesday hasn’t been the best of days for Bitcoin. The cryptocurrency is down 8% on the day as of the time of writing this article, having found some support at $7,400 after a precipitous drop from just around $8,000. This massive plunge largely caught traders with their pants down. In fact, during the initial drop […]
Voyager Digital has announced the launch of its Voyager Interest Program (VIP). The program allows users to earn interest on their crypto holdings. Users can gain a 3 percent interest per annum on their Bitcoin (BTC) holdings and a 5 percent interest on Ethos tokens held in their voyager accounts. Voyager Digital: Voyager Interest Program (VIP) Voyager had previously acquired assets of the Ethos blockchain and its crypto wallet. The deal also gives Voyager authority over Ethos native token the ETHOS. The VIP program will start operating in November, and all user accounts holding Bitcoin and Ethos will start receiving
Quick TakeLast week Ripple released its third quarterly markets report detailing the market status of the company and XRPThe Block has analyzed these reports to provide a 2019 market summary of XRP and RippleWe analyzed XRP sales, price and trading volume
In today’s congress hearing about Libra, Mark Zuckerberg, revealed that he plans on taking Facebook out of Libra in case it deviates from principles. Facebook’s Libra the global punching bag Facebook’s Libra has garnered unwanted attention since its announcement earlier this year. Regulators, including those in the United States, have been against the idea since day one. Regulators across France and Germany want to stop its development while China and India have imposed a ban on it. Japan, on the other hand, is urging for a cooperative framework to reduce Libra’s impact. Congress hearing about Libra or against Libra? Now
It’s no secret that the decentralized oracle network Chainlink (LINK) has been one of the best performing digital assets of 2019, despite crypto winter and the absence of an altcoin rally. And a large part of that success may be down to one word: partnership. The ultimate irony? It may have been a mistake. The […]The post Chainlink Price: Did One Incorrect Word Create The Billion Dollar Surge? appeared first on Crypto Briefing.
The U.S. Treasury has agreed that there is a need to monitor Libra and the risks it may pose following a letter from Congressman Emanuel Cleaver
The prospect of a Bitcoin ETF came crashing down a few weeks back when the United States’ Securities and Exchange Commission [SEC] rejected the last standing Bitcoin ETF application submitted by Bitwise Asset Management, on the grounds that a regulated ETF may lead to “manipulative acts and practices.” In what could be yet more bad […]The post Bitcoin needs to valued at around $150,000 to handle Bitcoin ETF demands appeared first on AMBCrypto.
Ripple CEO Brad Garlinghouse, who recently commented that he’s worried regulators will impede the crypto space because of their challenges with and distrust of Facebook, Mark Zuckerberg and the Libra project, says Zuckerberg’s testimony on the Hill today exposes his trust deficit. While US policymakers both berate and praise Zuckerberg during his latest appearance before […]The post Ripple CEO Brad Garlinghouse Says Mark Zuckerberg Late to Crypto Party As ‘Trust Deficit’ Holds Social Media Giant Back appeared first on The Daily Hodl.
This morning, Bitcoin price began to fall from a high timeframe bear flag that was formed following a breakdown of a multi-month triangle chart pattern – a pattern that signaled the end of the 2019 bull rally and possibly a major market trend reversal. With the rally now over, and given that the chart patterns...The post Bitcoin Price En Route to Descending Triangle Target of $5,000 appeared first on NewsBTC.
During Mark Zuckerberg’s congressional hearing on Libra, Congresswoman Carolyn Maloney raised the question on Facebook’s intent behind gaining regulatory clearance. In this regard, the Facebook CEO clarified that the company aims to seek approval from all of the regulators that have jurisdiction over Libra’s line of business. Claiming to be different from “other decentralized and […]The post Libra’s a safe, secure and regulated alternative to decentralized cryptocurrency: Mark Zuckerberg appeared first on AMBCrypto.
The end of the year is not looking good for the world’s biggest crypto asset. Recently, Live Bitcoin News produced an article asking if bitcoin would somehow repeat its November 2018 behavior. As things currently stand, this doesn’t seem too far off the mark. Bitcoin Has Crashed Again; Could Things Reverse Themselves Soon? While the...The post Can Bitcoin Reverse Itself in the Next Two Months? appeared first on Live Bitcoin News.
Ethereum, the second-largest cryptocurrency by market cap, has dropped below the $160 per token mark in yet another day that has crypto traders seeing red.The post Ethereum falls below $160 as crypto markets lose $13 billion in market cap appeared first on Decrypt.
Band protocol has now gone live with four new data nodes for its decentralized data oracle service. The post Band Protocol builds up data offering to compete with Chainlink appeared first on Decrypt.
Recently, OpenZeppelin, provider of blockchain security audits and open-source development tools, announced that it would be launching the OpenZeppelin Audited Smart Contract library. This launch is in collaboration with multinational technology corporation, Microsoft, as part of its Azure blockchain development kit’s VSCode plug-in. According to the release, it will enable smart contract developers using Microsoft’s […]The post Microsoft collaborates with OpenZeppelin to launch audited smart contract library appeared first on AMBCrypto.