4 September 2018

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Bitcoin Finds Momentum at $7400, Traders Show Big Optimism Toward Tokens
The signs of recovery come as Bitcoin has found some relative stability above the $7,000 threshold, which is allowing some alt-coins to post slight ...
Here's Why Bitcoin Might Be on the Way to $5K
Bloomberg Intelligence's Mike McGlone examines the technicals driving Bitcoin with Bloomberg's Abigail Doolittle on "Bloomberg Markets." (Source: ...
Crypto market cap tops $240 billion with bitcoin's 5% weekend rally
Bitcoin prices moved sharply higher over the weekend, rising as much as 5% and bursting through the 50-day and 100-day moving averages, two ...
Bitcoin Price Intraday Analysis: BTC/USD Near Breakout

Bitcoin on Tuesday continued its uptrend, rising close to 3 percent since its intraday low from yesterday. The BTC/USD pair today opened near 7272-fiat while correcting from its previous low around 7248-fiat. At the beginning of the Asian trading session, the pair stayed on a stable and steady uptrend. As the session matured, and European

Reports: A Bitcoin (BTC) ETF Could Be Approved In 2019
The talk in town is no longer about if a Bitcoin ETF will be approved, but rather when. That means that the approval is currently deemed imminent.
Bitcoin Suspect Could Shed Light on Russians Targeted by US
A cryptocurrency expert languishing in a Greek jail may have a vantage point on a tantalizing issue -- how Russians in U.S. Special Counsel Robert ...
Australia’s Biggest Stock Exchange Delays Blockchain Integration to 2021

The Australian Securities Exchange (ASX) has postponed the integration of its blockchain post-trade settlements system from late 2020 to Q1 2021 in response to concerns from stakeholders. In a report [PDF] published on Tuesday, the ASX said it had received feedback from the industry in response to its initially-proposed timeline targeting a complete revamp of

Allegedly Silkroad – related Wallet Moves $100M in Bitcoin to Exchanges Amidst Last Week's ...
Apparently, a wallet that had been inactive for almost five years moved 111,114 BTC to various exchanges around the world with the aim perhaps of ...
Litecoin Price Nears $70 to Hit One-Month High
The price of Litecoin (LTC) recorded its highest price in a month on Tuesday as the broader market picks up the bid.
ASX Postpones Roll-Out of Blockchain Settlement System
The Australian Securities Exchange has pushed back the launch of its blockchain-based CHESS replacement after feedback from stakeholders.
Bitcoin Suspect Could Shed Light on Russians Targeted by US
That exchange, according to cryptocurrency analysis firm Elliptic, handled some Bitcoins traced to Fancy Bear, a hacking unit. Fancy Bear is one of the ...
Bitcoin Bulls Maintain Their Grip as Market Holds Near Monthly Highs
Bitcoin failed to make new highs on Tuesday, but the market is retaining its bullish bias according to the technical charts.
SEC Still Holds Concerns Over Bitcoin Before Approving ETFs
While many Bitcoin advocates are hopeful that a Bitcoin ETF will soon hit the industry, other investors remain unconvinced. Paul Vigna of the Wall ...
South Korea to Double Blockchain Trials in Public Sector Next Year
The South Korean government is literally doubling down on its efforts to trial blockchain in the public sector for 2019.
How About Chocolate Bitcoins? 6 for a Dollar
Supermarket chain Walmart is selling candy bitcoins, at least according to a photo posted in crypto forums. A dollar will get you half a dozen in a bag ...
Bitcoin (BTC) Price Analysis: Long-Term Reversal Pattern Almost Complete
Bitcoin failed in its last two attempts to break below the $5,800 area, creating a double bottom visible on longer-term time frames. Price is halfway ...
The Federal Court Of California Is Now Accepting Bitcoin For Bail Payments
A Federal Court in the United States has received Bitcoin as payment for a defendant's bail. According to media sources, this is the first time something ...
Crypto Wallet Abra Opens Door to More European Users
Crypto wallet provider Abra is integrating SEPA payments, allowing European customers to directly deposit funds.
The SEC Will Have To Bless A Bitcoin ETF Eventually
The bitcoin bulls are awaiting the bitcoin ETF. To have a U.S. main listed ETF the SEC is going to have to bless it and the SEC, like the Federal ...
Bitcoin Rapidly Gaining Popularity In Countries With Failing Currencies
Due to government regulations and other factors, Bitcoin plays second fiddle to Gold which has risen by 300% against the IRR over the past few ...
Dutch Central Bank Economist: Bitcoin Could Fall More Before Rally

Joost van der Burgt, a policy advisor at the Dutch National Bank, said that the Bitcoin price will endure at least one more correction prior to initiating the next mid-term rally. Burgt demonstrated the correlation between Google search activity of the keyword “Bitcoin” and the price chart of BTC, which showed striking similarities from May

Bitcoin Technical Analysis: BTC/USD spikes to higher to trade around highest levels in over month ...
Bitcoin price made a jump on Tuesday to its highest levels in a month, gains in the session of some 2%. BTC/USD bullish momentum is turning up a ...
Philippines Regulators Prepare to Publish Crypto Trading Rules
The Philippines SEC is planning to release new trading rules for cryptocurrency exchanges in the coming days.
India's Largest Blockchain Event Signals a New Bitcoin Boom, CEO Claims
Bitcoin's current price of $7,375 is well below its December 2017 peak of nearly $20,000, while the total cryptocurrency market cap of $240 billion is ...
Bitcoin Price Analysis: Bull Breakout or Bearish Reversal?
Bitcoin continues to reject at $7,300 even though it has staged a few inspiring pops above the $7,300 resistance. After a nearly 27% gain over the past ...
The Bitcoin Boom Reaches a Canadian Ghost Town
The Bitcoin mine has come to Ocean Falls after almost four decades of false starts. The town went dormant once the paper industry left, but it wasn't ...
Bitcoin Price Jumps Above $7,350 As Reddit’s Crypto Activity Surges

After holding above $7,200 for more than three days, Bitcoin’s price has jumped to $7,374, according to the latest data on CoinMarketCap. The total market cap of all cryptocurrencies is $240 billion, up about 2% over the last 24 hours. Meanwhile, a moderator of the biggest crypto-related community on Reddit says traffic has spiked for […]

Bitcoin Gold (BTG) To Be Delisted from Bittrex after Refusing To Pay Hack Compensations
The US-based exchange will drop the BTG trading pairs next week because the Bitcoin Gold team has declined to refund the May cyber-attack ...
Bitcoin Cash Stress Test Widely Viewed As Success
The Bitcoin Cash (BCH) network experienced over 2.1 million transactions on September 1. This came as a direct result of the recently launched BCH ...
Bitcoin price analysis: BTC/USD creeping towards $7300 as Bitfinex receives 100M of newly mined ...
Bitcoin is changing hand at $7,300 at the time of writing, virtually unchanged since the beginning of Tuesday and 1% higher from this time on Monday.
Bitcoin Experts Pin Price Hopes On Early November -- Here's Why
The bitcoin price has been bouncing around from $6,000 to over $8,000 in recent months, but that could soon change. Many investors are looking ...
Forget Bitcoin: You're Better Off Buying These 3 Stocks
Cryptocurrencies like bitcoin are all the rage these days, but the biggest knock against investing in them is that they are nonproductive assets.
Jailed Bitcoin Expert May Provide Insight Over Russia Election Meddling
Mueller's Russia Probe Fights to Extradite Bitcoin Expert to Access Emails, Names, Bank Accounts. Vinnik was detained in Greece last year after U.S. ...
SEC Rejects Bitcoin ETFs Because Applicants 'Don't Look the Part': Abra CEO
The founder of Bitcoin payment startup Abra, Bill Barhydt has stated that he believes that a bitcoin ETF will be approved within a year, as long as the ...
China's biggest bitcoin miner in $1bn fundraising
China's biggest bitcoin mining company Bitmain Technologies is hoping to raise up to $1bn in pre-IPO private funding even as the falling value of ...
Bitcoin Reaches 1-Month High As Crypto Markets Rally
Bitcoin prices have been rising lately, hitting their highest in roughly one month earlier today. The cryptocurrency reached this level as the broader ...
Credits and Lenovo Are about to Join Forces Enhancing the Internet of Things

This is a submitted sponsored story. CCN urges readers to conduct their own research with due diligence into the company, product or service mentioned in the content below. Credits and Lenovo New Vision?LNV) are to link-up and push forward the development of the Internet of Things. Credits will utilize their blockchain expertise to help facilitate building

Bitcoin Price Watch: BTC/USD Facing Crucial Resistance Near $7325
Bitcoin price is trading in a range above $7,200 against the US Dollar. BTC/USD must clear the $7,325 resistance for more gains in the near term.
Riot +1.1% after Bitcoin rally, licensing pact with Coinsquare
Riot Blockchain (RIOT +1.6%) gains after Bitcoin rallies 4.8% since Friday's close. Bitcoin rises 1.6% in morning trading ET. In addition, the company ...
On Marxism and the Value of Bitcoin
What is bitcoin worth? That would seem like a fairly easy question, answerable by simply checking the top banner of this very page. But what gives it ...
Bitcoin Price Analysis: BTC/USD Ready to Break Higher?
Bitcoin is still stuck inside its rising wedge pattern on the short-term time frames but is making another attempt to break out. Price has been hovering ...
Firefox Founder Explains Why Brave Browser Couldn't Use Bitcoin Instead of BAT
According to Eich, Bitcoin was too slow and expensive to purchase large amounts of to hand out to publishers. The issue, which is not specific to ...
There's a Problem With Crypto Funding – And Vitalik Just Might Have a Solution
A new paper by Vitalik Buterin and other researchers proposes a novel way to finance the public goods a decentralized ecosystem needs.
Bitcoin Remains Above $7200 For 3 Days; Where is the Market Headed?
Since early August, Bitcoin has shown a level of stability it hasn't seen since early 2017. Throughout this week, bitcoin price has remained above the ...
BCH Chain Splits Almost Inminent: Craig Wright Abandons Bitcoin Cash Summit. Roger Ver ...
The Bitcoin Cash community has had a hectic week, and the gap between two large factions seems to have reached a point where the differences are ...
Bitcoin price analysis: BTC/USD recovers monthly losses; Columbia luring crypto startups with tax ...
Bitcoin bottomed out at $5,900 on August 14 and had been growing steadily ever since. The largest digital currency has settled at $7,270 by the time ...
Save Money. Buy Bitcoin: Walmart Introduces $1 Chocolate Cryptocurrency
While investors complain over suppression of Bitcoin prices in 2018, the largest cryptocurrency quietly debuted at US Walmart stores for just $1.
Bittrex to Delist Bitcoin Gold Over 51% Attack
Over the last nine months, news.Bitcoin.com has reported on the many misfortunes the project Bitcoin Gold (BTG) has experienced. The forked ...
NGC Boston Meetup – Frontier of Blockchain Investment

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Alibabacoin Foundation Announces the End for the ABBC Coin Giveaway Event

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Bitcoin price analysis: BTC/USD surges to month's high but Dutch Central Bank economist predicts ...
In other news, an economist with the Dutch Central Bank, Joost van der Burgt is reported to have predicted that Bitcoin price is bound to fall (lower ...
Bitcoin, Ethereum, Ripple, Bitcoin Cash, EOS, Stellar, Litecoin, Cardano, Monero, IOTA: Price ...
Along with the traditional safe havens like gold, the U.S. dollar, and the Japanese Yen, cryptocurrencies have also made their presence felt in Turkey ...
Walmart Begins Selling Bitcoin Candy Coins
Arkansas-headquartered retail giant Walmart, among one of the largest retail chains in the United States and the world, has started selling Bitcoins on ...
'Real Risk': Blockstream Exec Warns Over Bitcoin Cash 51 Percent Attack
Bitcoin Cash (BCH) average hashrate over the past week has fallen below 8 percent of Bitcoin's (BTC), while Blockstream compares the altcoin to a ...
The Event-Driven Crypto/Bitcoin Playbook
Existing crypto (COIN) investing literature tends to focus on either finding the “intrinsic” value of Bitcoin (BTC-USD) and other cryptocurrencies using ...
Bitcoin Dark Mysteriously Surges 277% in Suspected Pump and Dump Scheme
Bitcoin Dark (BTCD), a cryptocurrency that planned to compete with Bitcoin and has been around since 2014, has recently seen its price surge from ...
Scottish Property Platform Tackles Rising House Rents using Blockchain

A Scottish property firm is teaming up with a local blockchain startup to create probably the world’s first Private Rented Sector (PRS) database. Property letting portal Citylets has announced that they and their new tech partner Wallet.Services will be creating a ledger that would tackle rising rents in Scotland’s residential sector. The company believes that their

Bitcoin (BTC) Price Watch: Nearby Inflection Points to Watch
In the absence of any major updates lately, bitcoin appears to be taking its cues from the improving sentiment in the industry. More and more analysts ...
Bittrex to Delist Bitcoin Gold by Mid-September, Following $18 Million Hack of BTG in May
Crypto exchange Bittrex will delist Bitcoin Gold (BTG), a hard fork of Bitcoin (BTC), by September 14 following an $18 million hack of the BTG network ...
Bitcoin Seals Further Gains in a Mostly Green Market as Ethereum Fails to Break $300
Tuesday, September 4: crypto markets are largely green today, with Bitcoin (BTC) inching upwards yet further, and several large-market-cap alts ...
Launch of Geniuex Exchange Signals New Dawn for Cryptocurrency

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Lingerie Tycoon’s $80 Million ICO Flounders, Raises $7 Million in Total

The journey of EQUI Capital’s ICO has been a wild ride from the day it was announced. Founded by lingerie entrepreneur Baroness Michelle Mone, or Lady Mone of Mayfair, OBE as she prefers to be called, and businessman Doug Barrowman, EQUI Capital has not only failed to meet the set target but bounty hunters have

Robinhood Crypto App Adds Candlestick Charts Due to Popular Demand
Mobile trading app Robinhood is rolling out candlestick charts to "better inform" users when trading or tracking cryptocurrencies and other offerings.
PBoC-Backed Blockchain Trade Finance Platform Enters Test Phase
A blockchain trade finance platform spearheaded by the People's Bank of China has entered the testing phase ahead of an official roll-out.
Abra CEO: Bitcoin ETF Applicants Don't Fit the Mold for the SEC
Abra's CEO is expressing confidence that the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) will approve the first Bitcoin ETF later this year.
Announcing Crypto Blue Chips
I got into Bitcoin (BTC-USD) (COIN) (OTCQX:GBTC) in 2015, near the bottom of the last crypto bubble. I see many parallels with where we are today, ...
Crypto Exchange ShapeShift Is Moving Away From Its No-Account Model
Crypto exchange ShapeShift is launching a membership program for its users. While voluntary at first, it will soon become a mandatory feature.
IBM Debuts Stellar-Powered 'Blockchain World Wire' Payments System
IBM is taking its long-in-the-works blockchain-based payment system out of beta, with the launch of a product called Blockchain World Wire.
Crypto Industry Experts Eye November for Bitcoin Passing $10000 Again
Despite this year's bear market affecting the Bitcoin and cryptocurrency space, leading thinkers remain optimistic about the long-term outlook.
RAM It All: Rising Costs Are Turning EOS Into a Crypto Coder's Nightmare
With lightning speeds and zero fees, EOS blows other blockchains out of the water for user experience. For developers, though, it's proving costly.
BTC Monk Is Now Trade Monk. Exchange with Advanced Features and Live INR Deposits and Withdrawals!

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British Maritime Society Builds Blockchain Tool for Ship Registration
Lloyd's Register is demoing a blockchain tool for recording information about ships for underwriters and merchants at this year's SMM fair.
Oath Protocol and NEM Form Partnership for Dispute Resolution

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Japanese Online Retail Giant Buys Bitcoin Exchange
The exchange, Everybody's Bitcoin, was established in December 2016 and launched in Japan in March the following year. It is currently not one of ...
Monero Gains 20% This Week as Satis Report Injects Bullish Sentiment

Monero value this week has surged more than 20 percent after a report published by the Satis Group predicted robust bullish forecasts for the privacy-centric cryptocurrency. The XMR/USD pair on August 30 was trading at around 97.36-fiat after strong bearish sentiment rejected the previous upside near 110-fiat. The same day, Satis Group, a major ICO

Not Just Tron: Neo's Failed $170 Million Bid to Buy BitTorrent Revealed
It turns out that more crypto companies explored buying BitTorrent than just Tron. Not previously reported, Neo Global Capital made a much higher bid.
Prominent Expert: 99% Chance Bitcoin (BTC) Will Succeed, 10k By November
The cryptocurrency industry has undoubtedly had its fair share of naysayers, with many critics of blockchain-based assets claiming that Bitcoin, ...
Bitcoin Gold delisted from major cryptocurrency exchange after refusing to pay hack damages
Bittrex, one of the largest cryptocurrency exchange platforms, has delisted Bitcoin Gold (BTG) from its trading platform over the weekend after BTG ...
Bitcoin Price Indicator Turns Bullish for First Time in 8 Months
Bitcoin's weekly MACD indicator has risen above zero for the first time since January, confirming a long-term bearish-to-bullish trend change.
Bitcoin ETF Will Likely Be Approved Next Year: Asset Manager

The focus on a Bitcoin ETF has shifted from its possibility thereof to the timing of an imminent approval. With several predictions from different quarters already, recent statements are suggesting 2019 to be a more realistic date of approval. One of the most pertinent questions surrounding Bitcoin today revolves around the anticipated ETF approval by

Bitcoin ETF applicants 'don't fit the mold' for the SEC, crypto exec says
Cryptocurrency bulls have been hopeful that the U.S. securities regulator will grant the first bitcoin exchange-traded fund (ETF) this year — but they've ...
ANON Fork for Bitcoin (BTC), ZClassic (ZCL) Scheduled for September 10
The upcoming ANON hard fork has so far failed to lift the price of ZCL in the way theat expectations of the Bitcoin Private (BTCP) hard fork caused a ...

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