Capitulation? This Bitcoin Sell-Off Still Isn’t as Extreme as 2015’s

A total of $60 billion has been erased from the value of all cryptocurrencies over the last week, a decline that has many wondering if the ongoing bear market for the asset class has finally come to an end. Defined as a period of depressed activity and sentiment, the bear market has seen the price of […]

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Stablecoin Purchases Surged Amid Wednesday’s Crypto Market Drop

The crypto market took a turn for the worse on Wednesday when it lost nearly $30 billion in total market capitalization – but not every asset struggled to find buyers. In fact, certain stablecoins like USD-C, TUSD and DAI each witnessed a more than 200 percent increase in 24-hour trading volume amid the broader market sell-off […]

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Traders Now Betting 2-to-1 Bitcoin Cash Fork Will Cause Price Decline

New data is offering insight into how crypto traders are pricing in a coming technical update to bitcoin cash, one that could cause the world’s fourth most valuable blockchain to split into two competing networks. At press time, there are now almost twice as many open short positions betting that the price of bitcoin cash […]

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‘Ruff’ Month? Dogecoin’s Price Slid 36 Percent in October

Market data shows that the meme-themed dogecoin was the worst-performing coin out of the world’s largest 25 cryptocurrencies by capitalization for the month of October. The cryptocurrency – derided as a joke by some, beloved by others – first hit the market in 2014 and has since been through a series of boom-and-bust cycles ever since […]

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Bitcoin Price Faces Minor Drop After Failure to Pass Key Resistance

Bitcoin’s price looks vulnerable to modest slippage in the next 24 hours, as its persistent failure to pass a key moving average hurdle could embolden the bears. The leading cryptocurrency has been in a narrow sideways drift in recent days, with the 50-day exponential moving average (EMA) proving a tough nut to crack since Saturday. […]

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Up 13%: XRP Jumps By Double Digits for Second Time This Week

XRP’s price is boasting double-digit percentage growth today for the second time this week as the broader market picks up the bid. At press time, the world’s third-largest cryptocurrency by market capitalization is trading across exchanges at an average price of $0.37 – a six-week high and 13.60 percent gain from today’s opening price of […]

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XRP Price Bucks Bearish Market Mood to Hit 13-Day High

XRP is reporting double-digit gains today, despite a generally bearish mood across the wider crypto markets. The open-source token – which is developed largely by blockchain payments startup Ripple – was changing hands at $0.3251 at press time, having hit a 13-day high of $0.3241 at 14:00 UTC. The world’s third-largest cryptocurrency by market capitalization has […]

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Ether Records Highest Daily Trading Volume in 12 Months

Daily trading volume for ethereum’s ether (ETH) token hit a 12-month high on Thursday. The second-largest cryptocurrency witnessed a 24-hour trading volume of $850,000 yesterday – the highest level since September 15, according to Bitfinex data.  Further, the current weekly volume of $2.9 million is the highest since mid-December. Meanwhile, 24-hour trading volume across all […]

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