Archive for January 18th, 2020

Crypto News From Japan: Jan. 13-17 in Review

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Crypto News From Japan: Jan. 13-17 in Review

This week’s news from Japan included additional comments against crypto trading from China, Binance’s potential involvement in Japan, positivity from the International Monetary Fund (IMF), more crypto exits from European Union (EU) regions, and stablecoin positivity from France. Check out some of this week’s crypto and blockchain headlines, originally reported by Cointelegraph Japan. China reaffirms […]

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Bitcoin (BTC) Ban Scares Institutional Investors the Most, But it’s Impossible in the US

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Bitcoin (BTC) Ban Scares Institutional Investors the Most, But it’s Impossible in the US

Bitcoin (BTC) performance in the first half of January has been nothing short of impressive. Expectations have been exceeded and the community’s is pumped with dopamine. However, gains would be better if institution grade investors had unfettered access into the market through several products including the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) of a Bitcoin […]

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Crypto Employment Abounds With More Than 8,000 Jobs in 2020

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Crypto Employment Abounds With More Than 8,000 Jobs in 2020

During the last year, the cryptoconomy has picked up pace after a drawn out crypto winter. When market prices were low and startups were short on capital, a bunch of firms laid off employees in 2018. A year later, and digital currency companies are hiring. Also read: Regulatory Roundup: EU-Wide Crypto Regulations, New Rules in […]

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Bitcoin’s $10,100 Point-of-Control for 2019 could act as support after breach

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Bitcoin’s $10,100 Point-of-Control for 2019 could act as support after breach

Bitcoin’s current price movement is catching the attention of many in the world of digital assets. The spike on 14 January raised Bitcoin’s valuation by another 10 percent, with the price surging past $8600 and briefly touching the $9000 mark. The coin has since managed to consolidate above its immediate support at $8600, with many […]

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‘Weak Hands Are Out’ — Trader Who Called $20K Bitcoin Top Calls Bottom

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‘Weak Hands Are Out’ — Trader Who Called $20K Bitcoin Top Calls Bottom

Bitcoin (BTC) investors who are waiting for a price dip to even $6,000 have “missed” their opportunity already, veteran trader Peter Brandt says. In a market discussion with Cointelegraph on Jan. 17, the 40-year market stalwart said that contrary to what some believe, BTC/USD has already hit its floor. Brandt: “The weak hands are out” […]

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Switzerland’s Cryptocurrency Bank SEBA To Raise Upwards of $100M For Expansion

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Switzerland’s Cryptocurrency Bank SEBA To Raise Upwards of $100M For Expansion

SEBA, the Swiss start-up bank selling cryptocurrency services to clients, is planning to initiate its second-stage fundraising. Less than two years after the first one that raised 100m Swiss francs ($103 M), the bank will seek the same amount to expand its services and develop additional products. Seba Bank To Raise 100M Last year, the […]

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Ethereum Price Analysis: ETH Breaks Above The Crucial MA-200, Soon To Reach $200?

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Ethereum Price Analysis: ETH Breaks Above The Crucial MA-200, Soon To Reach $200?

Ethereum saw an incredible 21% price surge this week, bringing the price for the coin up toward $175. Against BTC, ETH climbed further higher to meet resistance at the 100-days EMA. Ethereum has now turned bullish after breaking above the December 2019 high at $152. Key Support & Resistance Levels ETH/USD Support:  $165, $155, $145, […]

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New Guidelines Subject Canadian Crypto Exchanges to Securities Laws

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New Guidelines Subject Canadian Crypto Exchanges to Securities Laws

Canadian regulators have issued new guidance determining when current securities legislation applies to operations conducted by cryptocurrency exchanges. According to the clarifications in the document, many domestic and foreign entities serving Canadian users, for example those that provide custodial services, will have to abide by the country’s securities laws and act like securities dealers. Also […]

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Bitcoin SV Drops 15% As New Evidence Confirms CSW Hasn’t Got The 1.1M BTC Private Keys

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Bitcoin SV Drops 15% As New Evidence Confirms CSW Hasn’t Got The 1.1M BTC Private Keys

Craig Wright was supposed to receive the private keys needed to access over one million bitcoins at the start of this, but it appears that he didn’t. New information was disclosed earlier today, that firmly denies the rumors but he might still receive them in the near future. No Private Keys For Wright As Cryptopotato […]

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36% Of Small U.S. Businesses Accept Cryptocurrency Payments, According To A Survey

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36% Of Small U.S. Businesses Accept Cryptocurrency Payments, According To A Survey

The crypto community views cryptocurrencies in numerous ways. From trading opportunities to store of value, and occasionally for their real purpose of being used as a payment method. Today, the main topic will be a rather conspicuous one that has been discussed many times, but it needs more awareness – adoption. Furthermore, let’s examine an […]

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