Sunday, January 17, 2021

Trading

China turns up pace on CBDC release, tests infrastructure prior to adoption

The COVID-19 crisis has done little to dampen China’s interest in becoming the first major economy to distribute a central bank digital currency. Quite...

Crypto is going public: Timing is key as Bakkt secures NYSE listing

Digital assets marketplace Bakkt is set to go public on the New York Stock Exchange in 2021, which could pave the way for more...

Strap in: New institutions wait for Bitcoin price rollercoaster to end

As a result of the ongoing uptrend, many prominent institutions from the realm of traditional finance have sought to join the crypto bandwagon so...

Bitcoin price stuck at $32K–$35K: Likely outcomes of BTC ‘flush’ drop

In the short term, the crucial technical resistance level is $35,500. Throughout the past 24 hours, Bitcoin has continuously rejected at that level. When...

Speed vs quality? Ethereum 2.0 optimism is high, but the road is long

Ethereum has consistently followed a roadmap for its continual evolution to a proof-of-stake consensus protocol, and 2020 saw the groundwork for Ethereum 2.0 soundly...

Top crypto mergers and acquisitions of 2020

The blockchain industry shrugged off the craziness of the 2020 pandemic, with many companies thriving in the “remote” working environments brought about by COVID-19.Almost...

Bitcoin turning 12: From the Genesis block to Wall Street adoption

Satoshi Nakamoto, the unknown Bitcoin creator, released the first client network on this day 12 years ago, officially kickstarting what is perhaps the greatest...

Brace for impact? After hitting $42K, Bitcoin price volatility may rise

The price of Bitcoin (BTC) achieved a new all-time high above $42,000 on Jan. 8, surging by 9% in merely three hours. At the...