Category Archives: Exchange

Bitcoin Price Below $9.5K Could Spark 80% Parabolic Advance Correction, Trader Warns

Bitcoin (BTC) continued to trade down on July 17 after a further 10% fall sent the price of the largest cryptocurrency back below $10,000.  Market visualization courtesy of Coin360 Data from Coin360 showed a problematic 24 hours for traders Wednesday, BTC/USD circling $9,600 after bouncing off lows at just $9,266. The downward trend followed increased United States government attention on cryptocurrency and … Continue reading Bitcoin Price Below $9.5K Could Spark 80% Parabolic Advance Correction, Trader Warns

Bears Rejoice as Bitcoin Fails to Reclaim $10k and Targets Lower

The Bitcoin pullback that started over the weekend has accelerated as we hit mid-week. During yesterday’s US trading session BTC dropped below the highly critical $10,000 level and has failed to reclaim it as we roll into another day’s trading. Bitcoin Drops Below $9,300 Since the weekend BTC has dumped 20 percent as the selloff accelerates. … Continue reading Bears Rejoice as Bitcoin Fails to Reclaim $10k and Targets Lower

Tether Accidentally Minted $5 Billion of Its Stablecoins, Then Deleted Them

Stablecoin issuer Tether accidentally created $5 billion-worth of its USDT stablecoin at the weekend, before promptly destroying them again. The mess-up occurred when the company was helping cryptocurrency exchange Poloniex conduct a chain swap, moving tethers from the Omni to the Tron blockchains, according to Tether CTO Paolo Ardoino. Ardoino explained in a tweet on Saturday: … Continue reading Tether Accidentally Minted $5 Billion of Its Stablecoins, Then Deleted Them

Why Bitcoin Investors Are Taking the U.S. Treasury’s Crypto Quip in Stride

Just five years ago, Bitcoin (BTC) being mentioned by some of the biggest names in finance and politics was a quixotic dream. Now, this dream is coming to a reality. Ever since the cryptocurrency market rebounded in late-2018, investors, politicians, and technologists have begun to realize that Bitcoin is not going to die. And thus, they’ve sprung out of … Continue reading Why Bitcoin Investors Are Taking the U.S. Treasury’s Crypto Quip in Stride

Monero Reports on Resolving Fake XMR Minting Bugs a Month After Fix

Cryptocurrency is so far on the cutting edge that it almost defines it, yet some are finding out the hard way that it’s even sharper than anticipated. The frightening reveal ofnine security bugs through HackerOne internet security platform that had affected Monero (XMR) in recent months — ranging from the insignificant and solved to the malicious and live … Continue reading Monero Reports on Resolving Fake XMR Minting Bugs a Month After Fix

Bitcoin’s Price Could Rise If Facebook’s Crypto Survives Congress Hearings

Bitcoin has come under pressure ahead of the U.S. governmental hearings on Facebook’s Libra cryptocurrency on July 16 and 17. The price of a single bitcoin, which stood near $13,000 five days ago, fell below $10,000 earlier today and tested the 50-day moving average at $9,900 for the first time since February 18. Facebook’s head … Continue reading Bitcoin’s Price Could Rise If Facebook’s Crypto Survives Congress Hearings

Ethereum Falls by 20% as Bitcoin Taps $10,000, Is There Hope for ETH?

Ouch, Ethereum (ETH) isn’t looking too hot. In the past 24 hours, the cryptocurrency has lost 20%, while Bitcoin (BTC) has shed a relatively mere 10% in the same time frame. According to Three Arrows Capital’s Su Zhu, Monday’s performance was the “top single-day downward move” for Ethereum since January 1st of 2017 — youch. As of … Continue reading Ethereum Falls by 20% as Bitcoin Taps $10,000, Is There Hope for ETH?

What Trump’s Bitcoin Tweet Changes

Let’s be clear: It was not the substance of Donald Trump’s tweet that made his critique of bitcoin and Libra so important last week. It should be of no surprise that this US President would declare himself “not a fan” of “highly volatile” cryptocurrencies “based on thin air” that “facilitate unlawful behavior” or that he much … Continue reading What Trump’s Bitcoin Tweet Changes

Bitcoin Price Drops 5% But Rebound Likely, Charts Suggest

BTC has fallen more than $1,000 in the last 24 hours, establishing a bearish lower high at $12,061. A high-volume break above $12,061 is thus needed to revive the bullish view put forward by a bearish channel breakout seen in the 4-hour chart earlier this week. That would open the doors to $13,880. A move … Continue reading Bitcoin Price Drops 5% But Rebound Likely, Charts Suggest

Bitcoin (BTC) Price Correction Presents Another Buying Opportunity

After a strong rejection near $12,000, bitcoin price started a fresh decline against the US Dollar. A swing high was formed near $12,053 and recently declined below $11,800 and $11,400. There was a break below a major bullish trend line with support near $11,840 on the hourly chart of the BTC/USD pair (data feed from … Continue reading Bitcoin (BTC) Price Correction Presents Another Buying Opportunity