Friday, October 30, 2020

Bitcoin News

Validators Drop Off Ethereum 2.0 Testnets as Mainnet Release Looms

If testnet participation is any indication, Ethereum 2.0 validators are itching for the real thing as the network kickoff looms.That’s echoed by the more...

Bitcoin price holds strong amid negative news blitz, says CoinShares report

Blockchain headlines have been awash with negative news tidbits lately. KuCoin suffered a major hack on Sept. 26, two U.S. regulating bodies went after BitMEX...

Bitcoin Critic Peter Schiff’s Bank Under Spotlight in Global Tax Probe

A Puerto Rico-based bank founded by gold bug and long-time bitcoin skeptic Peter Schiff is under investigation over suspicions it facilitated tax evasion for...

Top 5 cryptocurrencies to watch this week: BTC, XLM, CRO, BNB, LTC

Data from Skew shows Bitcoin’s (BTC) spot volume on LMAX Digital, an exchange that mainly caters to institutions, has overtaken retail-oriented exchanges. This signals...

Fool’s gold? Peter Schiff’s bank under investigation in tax evasion probe

This morning, millionaire broker and noted Bitcoin skeptic Peter Schiff awoke to find his bank under renewed scrutiny due to an international criminal investigation. According...

Closing the gap: The effect of CME Bitcoin futures on Bitcoin price

The price of one actual Bitcoin on the open crypto market, known as spot BTC, fluctuates based on a countless number of factors, such...

Bitcoin mining’s future is green, and Russia has the best chance

Last month, Chinese President Xi Jinping, declared that China has plans to become carbon neutral by 2060, calling for a “green revolution.”If the plan...

Seller shortage? Bitcoin exchange reserves plunge as BitMEX bleeds BTC

Bitcoin (BTC) exchange reserves are continuously plummeting as analysts pinpoint the trend to a shortage of sellers. Since the March crash, the reserves on...

‘Shorts will be dead’ — Why Dan Tapiero expects a massive Bitcoin shortage

In recent months, there has been a considerable spike in institutional demand for Bitcoin (BTC) following several high profile investments. Over time, asset manager...

Market Wrap: Bitcoin Tests $11.5K; Ether Futures Open Interest Flattens

Bitcoin is turning bullish Thursday while ether futures open interest sticks around $1 billion the past month.Bitcoin’s price is on the rise Thursday, moving...

Governments and banks are the only winners with fiat currency, says Max Keiser

Using the analogy of a Hi/Lo poker game — a variety of poker which crowns the highest and lowest hands as victors — broadcaster...

Stellar to Add Support for USDC Stablecoin, Opening Up Dollar-Backed Remittances

USDC is being added to its third blockchain: Stellar.Announced Thursday during the Stellar Development Foundation’s quarterly review call, the addition of the dollar-backed stablecoin...