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Interest in Ether is growing 07.12.2020

Interest in Ether is Growing, Grayscale Informs

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The managing director at Grayscale Investments LLC, Michael Sonnenshein informed that a growing number of people are paying attention to Ethereum. This year, a new group of institutional investors who are Ethereum-first and sometimes Ethereum-only joined in. This shows that people started to trust...

MicroStrategy buys 50M worth of bitcoin

MicroStrategy Buys Another $50 M Worth of BTC

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Nasdaq-listed business analytics and mobility platform MicroStrategy got 2574 bitcoins for $50 million. This makes 40,824 BTC, for a total of about half a billion dollars in crypto assets in MicroStrategy's portfolio. The CEO of MicroStrategy Michael Saylor confirmed the news on his social...

Twitter

Positive Bitcoin tweets hit six-month high

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The number of positive posts about Bitcoin has skyrocketed on Twitter. Even the recent drop in the value of the largest digital currency could not provoke a surge of negative emotions among users of the social network. The number of positive reviews for BTC has reached its highest level in the past...

Mark Yusko

Morgan Creek CEO highlights one of the barriers to BTC

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According to Morgan Creek CEO Mark Yusko, traditional institutions are trying in every possible way to slow down the adoption of bitcoin. The businessman expressed his position on Twitter and noted that opposition from such institutions is one of the main problems for the largest digital currency...

Pizza Hut enables BTC payments in Venezuela

Pizza Hut enables BTC payments in Venezuela

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On Nov 27, 2020, Pizza Hut announced that customers can pay for their services with digital currency. Never before had the popular pizza place accepted any kind of cryptocurrency. This became possible due to a collaboration with the Latin American crypto trading platform, Crypto Buyer. The company...

Regulation

International crypto regulation standards may appear in 2021

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By the end of 2021, the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) may approve cryptocurrency regulation standards. Pascal Saint-Amans, head of the Center for Tax Policy and Administration of the international organization, told about this to journalists. He noted that the...

Bitcoin

Cypherpunk ditches Ether and Monero in favor of Bitcoin

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Another financial giant reported an increase in investment in bitcoin. Canadian investment firm Cypherpunk announced last Thursday that it had purchased 72,979 BTC since June 30, 2020. The increase in Bitcoin reserves was the result of the liquidation of the company's assets in Ether (ETH) and...

Libra plans to launch in January

Libra Plans to Launch in January

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Facebook-proposed Libra stablecoin is expected to release in January. As the Financial Times reported, after over a year's examination from international financial supervisors, Libra will launch in the form of a U.S. dollar-backed cryptocurrency. The publication cites three people who took part in...

Ethereum

Ethereum fees began to rise again due to network congestion

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Ethereum transaction processing fees began to rise again at the end of this week. That is due to a surge in blockchain user activity, which caused its overload. According to the BitinfoCharts service, the number of transactions in the network jumped to 1.2 million per day. Earlier, a similar trend...

OKEx

Cryptocurrency outflow on OKEx exceeded $ 110 million

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Cryptocurrency exchange OKEx recorded an outflow of more than $ 110M worth of cryptocurrencies within a few hours after resuming the withdrawal function. According to analyst company CryptoQuant, 2,822 BTC was withdrawn 15 minutes after withdrawals were resumed on November 26. According to...

Japan

Japanese business supports CB ambition to launch digital yen

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Large financial institutions in Japan support the country's central bank's aspiration to issue a national digital currency (CBDC). For example, the CEO of Monex Inc., Oki Matsumoto, told reporters that the arrival of the digital yen would strengthen the country's position in the global market....

Mike Novogratz

Novogratz urged investors to invest 3% of capital in BTC

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According to Galaxy Digital CEO Mike Novogratz, BTC will grow in value in the long term. The businessman and BTC supporter expressed his forecast in an interview with Yahoo Finance Live. Novogratz stressed that the rise of cryptocurrency this year was the result of massive capital inflows into this...

BTC price 26.11.2020

BTC Price Hits $17.075 Lows Losing $1000 in 3 Hours

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Following the price growth up to $19,500 during the day’s trading, Bitcoin saw a period of bearish uncertainty that resulted in a sharp sell-off. Bitcoin then rated $17,075 with daily losses of around 5%. The sudden price drop came in tandem with large-volume investors depositing BTC to exchanges...

Binance

Binance requires American users to close accounts

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Binance began sending notifications to US users demanding that accounts be closed within 14 days. Dear user, while checking compliance with existing charges, we found that you identified yourself as a US citizen when you access Binance, ”the exchange said in an email. “Please note that due to...

Stellar

Stellar soared in price by 60% in a day

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Over the past 24 hours, Stellar (XLM) has soared in value by 60% and made it to the top ten altcoins. For the first time since November 2018, the XLM rate exceeded $ 0.2. The capitalization of the digital currency on Wednesday, November 25, rose to $ 4.234 billion. Analysts attribute the growth in...

BTC Price 24.11.2020

Bitcoin Price Surged $19.000

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Justifying the expectations of the community, BTC today scored $19000 for the first time since mid-December 2017. Since November 18, it has been trading for about $18.700, sometimes felling lower than $18.000 then going up again. At the time of writing the price is about...

SBI Group

Japanese SBI Group launches crypto lending service

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Japanese financial giant SBI Group introduced a cryptocurrency lending service through its subsidiary SBI VC Trade. According to a November 24 press release, a new service called VC Trade Lending will initially support Bitcoin. Going forward, SBI plans to add support for Ether (ETH) and XRP. SBI is...

PayPal CEO

PayPal CEO is optimistic about Bitcoin's prospects

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PayPal CEO Dan Shulman, in an interview with CNBC on Monday, November 23, was optimistic about the outlook for Bitcoin. “I think there will be more and more crypto use cases that will make bitcoin more widely used, more stable, and probably more valuable over time,” he said. Shulman said the...

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