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Coinbase named the reason why Bitcoin price fell to $3800

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One of the main reasons for the collapse of the Bitcoin exchange rate to $3,800 on March 13 was the mass liquidation of the positions of traders, Coinbase said in its official blog. Its analysts are confident that customers at various sites used high margin leverage, the forced closure of which...

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Binance plans to acquire CoinMarketCap for $400 million

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The largest crypto exchange Binance is at the final stage of negotiations on the purchase of the CoinMarketCap aggregator. According to The Block, the exchange plans to pay about $400 million per site. The deal is expected to take place during a week. At the moment, the terms of the transaction...

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BTC and ETH: the most unprofitable assets during coronavirus

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The vast majority of assets have shown a significant drop since the onset of the massive coronavirus pandemic. Bitcoin and Ethereum were among the outsiders, said Larry Cermak, an analyst of The Block. S&P 500 is down 25% since the peak but what about all the other indices, sectors and...

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Bittrex Global: trading in pairs with euro with 0 commission

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On Tuesday, March 31, the Bittrex Global crypto trading platform will launch pairs with the euro. Until April 30, trading in these markets of the site will be uncommissioned. We are excited to launch Euro Markets! BTC-EUR, ETH-EUR, USDT-EUR, BSV-EUR and TRX-EUR wallets are now open. Markets of...

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Peter Brandt calls crisis “the perfect storm” for Bitcoin

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Well-known trader and analyst Peter Brandt believes that the global crisis caused by the coronavirus pandemic is crucial for Bitcoin and the cryptocurrency industry as a whole. For BTC, this is the perfect storm.If Bitcoin cannot rally on this, then crypto is in BIG trouble.— Peter Brandt...

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Twitter mentions of altcoins fell to a three-year low number

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The popularity of altcoins on Twitter has fallen significantly amid bearish sentiment in the market. In particular, this is evidenced by the data of the analytical service BitinfoCharts, writes Cointelegraph. So, the number of mentions of coins like Ethereum, Litecoin, and XRP is approaching a...

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HSBC puts $10 billion of private placements on blockchain

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The largest British bank HSBC used the Corda blockchain from the R3 consortium to store documents on securities offerings through a private subscription for $10 billion and does not intend to stop there. It is reported by CoinDesk. Initially, the conglomerate planned to reach a figure of $20...

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Block.one invests $150 million in Voice social network

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Block.one announced the involvement of one of the first block manufacturers in the ranks of the EOS New York team. In addition, the Voice social network based on a separate implementation of EOS will receive further development through investments of $150 million. #EOSIOCommunity update: we’re...

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Bitcoin transactions on the Bakkt platform increased by 44%

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Interest in the supply of Bitcoin futures offered by the Bakkt crypto platform is growing again. So, during March, the volume of transactions with settlement in the first crypto coin increased by 44% compared to the previous month. Physical #BTC delivery on @Bakkt increased 44% in March, although...

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Pantera Capital CEO told when Bitcoin will reach $20,000

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The current economic crisis will favorably affect Bitcoin and allow it to reach $20,000 within a year. This is stated in the appeal of Pantera Capital crypto hedge fund CEO Dan Morehead to investors, writes The Daily Hodl. Morehead noted the large-scale impact of the crisis on the global economy,...

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New York court recognizes Gram tokens as securities

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A court in the Southern District of New York recognized Gram tokens as securities and forbade transferring them to buyers who acquired IPO rights at the beginning of 2018. A preliminary court decision was made on Tuesday, March 24, and can be appealed. The court agreed with the position of the US...

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Fake Brad Garlinghouse gives away 50 million XRP on Youtube

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On a YouTube video hosting service, was found a fake account of the head of Ripple Brad Garlinghouse, on behalf of which scammers announced the distribution of 50 million XRP tokens in exchange for users' coins. The video itself is not fake this is a February interview of Garlinghouse. However, in...

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Russia prepares to test crypto in “regulatory sandboxes”

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In Russia, cryptocoins and blockchain can be tested within the framework of “regulatory sandboxes,” follows from a bill prepared by the Ministry of Economic Development. This is reported by Izvestia. The bill was submitted to the State Duma on March 17. According to it, the experimental legal...

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US developing bill to fight coronavirus with digital dollar

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The Democrats bill on supporting the economy in the context of the coronavirus pandemic involves the creation of a digital version of the dollar and wallet to provide incentive payments. About it writes The Block. The current version of the bill has not yet been published and will undergo further...

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Тhe correlation of Bitcoin with the S&P 500 index declined

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A recent report by Arcane Research said that the correlation rate of Bitcoin with the stock market markedly fell. Experts note that the panic due to the spread of coronavirus and a sudden supply shock led to uncertainty in the financial markets. Because of this, world indices plummeted. Bitcoin,...

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Genesis Mining: Bitcoin will boom during the economic crisis

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Genesis Mining Service Operations Director Philip Salter is convinced that the deepening economic crisis will increase the popularity of Bitcoin as a tool for hedging the risks of the banking system and increase the value of cryptocurrencies. It is reported by Cointelegraph. The manager of the...

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Bitcoin in top-100 projects with the best design

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Bitcoin is recognized as a project with a unique design solution. Fortune Magazine, in collaboration with the Design Institute of the Illinois Institute of Technology, interviewed faculty, influencers, freelance designers, and corporate design teams about creations that they find truly magnificent....

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6000 video cards from CoreWeave to find coronavirus vaccine

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Ethereum mining company, CoreWeave, will allocate 6,000 video cards for coronavirus research. This was reported by CoinDesk. Capacities will be provided by Stanford University's initiative [email protected] On February 27, the organization published a coronavirus research project using a unique...

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