Bitcoin Futures Flash Bullish As Binance Sets $700 Million Daily Record

Cryptocurrency exchange Binance surprised analysts this week after its Bitcoin futures set an unlikely trading record. Binance Bucks Negative Market Mood According to data from market analyst Skew on October 15, Binance’s BTCUSD product traded over $700 million on Tuesday alone. The figure marks a new record for the exchange, which debuted its futures last […]

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Grayscale Wins First US Approval For Cryptocurrency-Based Security

A pivotal US self-regulatory organization has formally licensed the country’s first public security based on cryptocurrency markets. Large Cap Fund Gets FINRA Say-So Shares of Grayscale’s Digital Large Cap Fund (DLC) received the green light from the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA) this week, a press release confirmed on October 14. Grayscale, currently the world’s […]

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BitMEX, Binance Bosses Duke It Out On Twitter

Cryptocurrency exchange Binance has sparked the wrath of BitMEX, one of its biggest competitors after claiming to have invented an essential bitcoin trading tool.  Hayes to CZ: Attend My Bitcoin Derivatives Trading 101 In a Twitter debate which continues to play out, Changpeng Zhao, known as CZ in cryptocurrency circles went head to head with […]

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Blockchain.com Faces Pressure To Offer 31M Bitcoin Wallet Users SegWit

Bitcoin and altcoin wallet provider Blockchain.com is facing fresh pressure for forcibly making its users pay higher transaction fees. Reddit Mod Decries 31 Million New Legacy Bitcoin Wallets Blockchain, formerly known as Blockchain.info, is one of a number of Bitcoin wallets which does not support Segregated Witness (SegWit) technology. SegWit allows for faster and cheaper […]

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BitPay Under Fire For Rejecting $100K Bitcoin Amazon Rainforest Donation

A blocked Bitcoin donation to help the fight against the Amazon Rainforest fires has become the latest publicity headache for BitPay. BitPay Fails To Resolve BTC Freeze According to a social media exchange on August 23, the embattled cryptocurrency payment processor is facing fresh criticism after it failed to allow a $100,000 Bitcoin 00 donation […]

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BitMEX Blocks Services in Three Countries amid CFTC Probe –

Cryptocurrency derivatives exchange BitMEX has discontinued offering services to the users of three countries. Fun fact: it has offices in those regions. BitMEX said in a statement issued today that it is limiting access to users residing in Seychelles, Hong Kong, and Bermuda. The Seychelles-based exchange stated that it decided to go ahead with its decision […]

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Earning Bitcoin While You Buy Goods is the ‘New Shopping Experience’

There are many ways to make money through Bitcoin. Now, a modality posed to gain momentum is to incentivize customers through loyalty programs that give bitcoins for their purchases online. Loyalty Programs to Drive Mainstream Adoption Merchants design marketing strategies such as loyalty programs to encourage customers to continue purchasing their products and services. Although […]

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BitMEX Shed $524 Million In ‘Worst Month’ July: Data

Bitcoin derivatives giant BitMEX continues to feel the pressure this week as data shows July delivered its worst performance in history.  BitMEX $524 Million Lighter In July As Blockchain intelligence resource Token Analyst reported, BitMEX saw over half a billion dollars leave its platform last month.  The news came via historical statistics which have since […]

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