Trading News

Bitcoin price sees pullback, but bulls still marching toward $20K

28 October, 2020 | 16:58

Bitcoin’s price saw a 4% drop in the last 24 hours, but it’s unlikely to see a correction like in previous cycles for three reasons.

Protect and serve? The dilemma of reissuing lost or frozen DeFi tokens

28 October, 2020 | 14:11

DeFi apps attempt to return crypto funds affected by the KuCoin hack to users. Are they to blame for the issues?

PayPal’s baby steps into crypto aren't dampening the hype for adoption

27 October, 2020 | 14:20

While crypto firms have been trying to build the crypto equivalent of PayPal, the company itself will soon enter the industry.

Bahamas strikes first with Sand Dollar amid US–China CBDC faceoff

26 October, 2020 | 17:05

Fed Chairman Powell sees no urgency to develop a CBDC, but eventually, the world’s top central bank must act, say experts.

Scary Bitcoin volatility? $750M in BTC options set to expire for Halloween

26 October, 2020 | 08:12

The upcoming expiration of $750 million in Bitcoin options, which would occur on the last Friday of the month, coincides with other important dates.

PayPal special! Crypto plans revealed, Bitcoin’s reaction, critics circle: Hodler’s Digest, Oct. 19–25

25 October, 2020 | 19:09

The best (and worst) quotes, adoption and regulation highlights, leading coins, predictions and much more — one week on Cointelegraph in one link!

Frozen out? Bitcoin price correlation to other assets still undefined

24 October, 2020 | 14:45

Fidelity’s report claiming Bitcoin as a non-correlated asset draws discussions, as not all agree with the assessment.

DeFi season could be over as Bitcoin and Ether pack bags for the moon

23 October, 2020 | 14:43

Bitcoin and Ether see a strong bullish sentiment, but confidence in DeFi starts to shake.

Bitcoin market sentiment and fundamentals still favor BTC price bulls

22 October, 2020 | 18:15

As Bitcoin briefly surpasses $13,000, its highest price for 2020, market sentiment and fundamentals both favor a prolonged bull market.

Bitcoin’s brief trip to $13.2K suggests profit-taking price correction

22 October, 2020 | 15:00

Analysts expect a profit-taking pullback in the Bitcoin market after BTC hits $13,000 upon the PayPal news.

Shifting gears: Driving enterprise DeFi adoption through tokenization

21 October, 2020 | 18:30

Enterprise DeFi use could see a rise in 2021, but only if tokenization standards catch on with the mainstream.

OKEx’s lips remain sealed on its sudden crypto withdrawal freeze

21 October, 2020 | 13:33

OKEx’s secrecy around locking customer withdrawals has led to misinformation and confusion around what’s happening with the exchange.

Big Bitcoin prediction, OKEx spooks markets, Ripple exec’s crippling mistake: Hodler’s Digest, Oct. 12–18

18 October, 2020 | 23:05

The best (and worst) quotes, adoption and regulation highlights, leading coins, predictions and much more — one week on Cointelegraph in one link!

The next big treasure: Corporations buy up Bitcoin as a treasury reserve

17 October, 2020 | 15:00

The entry of firms like Square, MicroStrategy and Stone Ridge may open the BTC floodgates and provide “confidence for the rest to follow.”

Game theory meets DeFi: Bouncing ideas around tokenomic design

15 October, 2020 | 18:45

"If you look at financial structures in history, everything worked out because of collaboration."

Escalating DeFi scams tarnishing the crypto yield farming market niche

15 October, 2020 | 15:00

With DeFi scams multiplying by the day, industry stakeholders urge investors to prioritize due diligence before investing in any project.

Global shipping leaders join IBM and Maersk blockchain platform

15 October, 2020 | 11:00

Two leading global container carriers have joined the TradeLens platform to digitize their supply chain.

Crypto traders cautious on Bitcoin price as rally to $11.7K goes sour

14 October, 2020 | 13:52

Traders are becoming cautious about Bitcoin price after repeated rejections at the $11,500 level following the recent rally.

Competition for global crypto derivatives market dominance heats up

13 October, 2020 | 13:34

Despite Binance recording the highest crypto derivatives volume in September, OKEx seems to be fighting back.

DeFi market fall showcases how rising TVL doesn’t tell the full story

12 October, 2020 | 14:54

Could the DeFi market be a bubble as both market capitalization and indices crash?

Bitcoin rallies, McAfee compares prison to Hilton, digital yuan airdrop: Hodler’s Digest, Oct. 5–11

11 October, 2020 | 19:00

The best (and worst) quotes, adoption and regulation highlights, leading coins, predictions and much more — one week on Cointelegraph in one link!

Bitcoin runs crypto markets, but DeFi tokens don’t follow its lead

10 October, 2020 | 11:30

DeFi tokens have been around for a few months now — long enough to plot some recurring trends that show some clear patterns.

North Korean crypto hacking: Separating fact from fiction

9 October, 2020 | 14:38

"The small IP space/access to the internet in the DPRK, as well as its less connected nature to global/online systems, arguably offers it an asymmetric advantage in relation to cyber operations."

Bitcoin price breaks $11K, crypto traders optimistic about BTC’s action

9 October, 2020 | 12:12

Bitcoin slumped to $10,500 in the first week of October and has recovered above $11,000. Traders explain what happens next for BTC.