24 December 2018

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Bitcoin Forecast 2019: A Critical Year For Cryptos
At the 2018 Bitcoin Forecast, the minimum price target I set was $8,000. A few weeks after the start of the new year, I saw that I had not well valued the ...
Nevermind the Bears: 2018 Was the Rude Awakening Crypto Needed
Sure, it was a tough year for crypto. But emerging from that year companies and projects are stronger and growing faster than ever.
Bitcoin (BTC) Price Now Above $4000 Once More as Top Cryptos See Gains
This report was observed on the 23 of December with the price of Bitcoin (BTC) going above the $4,000 barrier, according to data collected by ...
Backed By Volume, Bitcoin’s Eyes $4.4K Price Target
The price of bitcoin is back above $4,000, and is eyeing a move upwards. The world’s largest cryptocurrency by market capitalization had been trapped within a symmetrical triangle, suppressing its range between $3,788 and $4,153 over a period of four days, that is, until it broke out above $4,200 at 12:40 UTC today. At press […]
Global Cryptocurrency Exchange Bithumb to Strengthen Its Communication with Global Customers

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. Bithumb Holds a Special Event for Newly Registered Users Following the Opening of Its Weibo Channel SEOUL, South Korea, Dec. 19, 2018- Bithumb, a global cryptocurrency exchange with

End of year crypto roundup: How did Bitcoin Cash perform in 2018?
In August 2017, the controversy over Bitcoin's scalability issues led to its blockchain being split for the first time in history, resulting in its first hard fork ...
Bitcoin price surges $1000 to stage remarkable recovery after end-of-year price crash
Several leading cryptocurrencies have risen in price by more than 20 per cent over the last 24 hours, as bitcoin continues to lead a market-wide ...
Firms Slow Down Efforts To Make Business Out Of The Bitcoin Mania
Established organizations have slowed down their already halting initiatives to make something out of Bitcoin (BTC) mania. While no institution has ...
Prominent Investor: 2018 Was The “Most Successful Year” For Bitcoin

Many analysts, including former Bitcoin (BTC) short seller Mark Dow, look at the price of cryptocurrencies to determine the health of their underlying fundamentals. However, a prominent cryptocurrency proponent has claimed that in spite of the market, 2018 was Bitcoin’s “most successful year” yet, specifically in terms of network performance. Bitcoin Segwit Usage Holds 40%...

180% return in 18 months? How this bitcoin company defrauded people in J&K
Bitcoin, over the course of last two years, has driven many people towards it because of the unexpected rally in prices. Bitcoin prices neared a lifetime ...
Bitcoin Lightning Network Capacity Surpasses $2 Mln Despite Bear Market
The capacity of the Bitcoin (BTC) Lightning Network (LN) has surpassed $2 million on Sunday, Dec. 23, according to data provided by BTC statistics ...
Bitcoin Cash – ABC, Litecoin and Ripple Daily Analysis – 24/12/18
Bitcoin Cash ABC gained just 0.02% on Sunday, following a 1.76% rise on Saturday, to end the week up 148% at $196.00. A relatively choppy day ...
Bitcoin (BTC) Daily Price Forecast – December 24
Last week the price of Bitcoin was in a bullish trend. On December 17, the BTC price was making a series of higher highs and higher lows until the ...
A VC Thinks Bitcoin Passed A Major Milestone This Year
Bitcoin has had a difficult few weeks, topping off a terrible year that's seen it lose around 80% of its value since its all-time high 12 months ago.
Crypto Market Update: EOS, Bitcoin Cash, Tron (TRX), ADA Price Analysis
Bitcoin cash price was one of the best performers this past week as it broke the $180 and $200 resistance levels. BCH/USD even spiked above the ...
BTCP Plunges After Exposé, Team To Hard Fork Bitcoin Private
On Sunday, Coin Metrics, an open-source crypto asset analytics team, released a damning report about Bitcoin Private (BTCP), a fork of both Bitcoin ...
Why Goldman Sachs Suddenly Starting Bitcoin Business is Unrealistic: SolidX
According to Daniel H. Gallancy, the CEO of SolidX Partners, it was unrealistic to anticipate Goldman Sachs to run a Bitcoin business before the year's ...
Investor: Binance is Most Trusted Crypto Exchange Despite Light Regulation

Su Zhu, the CEO of FX hedge fund Three Arrows Capital, has said that Binance, the largest crypto exchange in the global market, is also the most trusted among investors within the digital asset community. Citing a poll ran by a small cryptocurrency exchange, Zhu said: Interesting that @binance, a lightly regulated exchange, has also

Bitcoin Maintains Bullish Bias, Eyeing $4500 as Upside Target
Bitcoin on Monday maintained its bullish bias despite facing rejection by a strong resistance area. The bitcoin-to-dollar exchange rate surged from ...
Bitcoin SV [BSV] and Litecoin [LTC] overtake Tether [USDT]
The bullish market has lasted longer than expected and Bitcoin SV [BSV] and Litecoin [LTC] have been constantly shifting ranks in the top 10 ...
EOS Rallies Again as China Rates its Blockchain the Best

Where other cryptocurrencies hiked over recent days, EOS has been slower most recently, until today. Now EOS price has risen over 8% in the last 24 hours. On December 17, 2018, EOS showed a substantial recovery reaching 35% gains before stabilizing between the December 18 and today. Now EOS is moving again. China’s Global Public

Report Finds Over $3 Million of Altcoin Bitcoin Private Covertly Premined
During the import of Bitcoin (BTC) chain data, an additional 2.04 million units of altcoin Bitcoin Private (BTCP) have reportedly been secretly coined, ...
Bitcoin Is Not A Commodity Says Expert In Financial Law
Although he believes some tokens could legitimately be classed as securities, none – and especially Bitcoin – could meet the current legal definition ...
Bitcoin Will Gain More Ground As Altcoins Lose Appeal In 2019: Report
Bitcoin vs. altcoins. This has been one of the fiercest battles in the industry. While Bitcoin had a headstart on the altcoins, aggressive growth in the past ...
Allianz CEO Calls for Bitcoin Banning, Here's Why That Won't Happen
It was during this chaos that Satoshi Nakamoto launched possibly the greatest invention since the internet: Bitcoin. The peer-to-peer currency was ...
Bitcoin Price Watch: BTC Signaling Breakout Above $4500
Bitcoin price climbed above the $4,150 barrier against the US Dollar. BTC looks set to trade further higher above the $4,400-4,500 resistance area in ...
Bitcoin Price Analysis Dec.24: Green On The Screen – The Bullish Bitcoin Is Facing $4200
Just a quick update, following the previous update from yesterday. After Bitcoin found support on the descending trend-line (marked orange on the ...
Crypto market calmed down; Bitcoin approaches Christmas with solid gains
Bitcoin (BTC) gained over 30% since the recent low; however, the palm of victory belongs to Bitcoin Cash (BCH) that catapulted above $200 and ...
Korea Institute of Finance Director: Crypto Custody is Key in Rapid Growth

Gong-pil Choi, the director of the Korea Institute of Finance, said that custody in crypto is crucial in eliminating hacking fears and facilitating the growth of the market. The Korea Institute of Finance, an agency that works with the government to research and evaluate financial policies to bolster the country’s financial sector, has emphasized that

Unorthodox Prediction of Mining Difficulty Positions Bitcoin (BTC) Price at $17K by 2020
According to a Twitter user with the username @100trillionUSD, an 'unorthodox prediction' of mining difficulty will place the price of Bitcoin (BTC) price ...
Major Cryptocurrency Exchange Binance Lists Ripple’s XRP as a Base Pair

Crypto exchange Binance has added Ripple’s XRP as a base currency on the exchange. With this announcement, it means that XRP will now be used more as a primary asset that can be used to make purchases of other cryptocurrencies listed on the platform. Although some minor digital exchanges have already added XRP with other

Bitcoin – The Rebound
Bitcoin fell by 1.53% on Sunday, partially reversing a 3.99% rise on Saturday, to end the day at $4,071.7. In spite of the day's loss, Bitcoin managed a ...
Bitcoin Price Prediction: BTC/USD another go at $4500 for the $5000 rally – Confluence Detector
Bitcoin price in the latter stages of trading on Monday, was see holding gains of 3%, after giving some of the earlier advance back. A bout of touted ...
Bitmain Fires Entire Bitcoin Cash Development Team: Report
Things appear to be far from well with Bitcoin Mining firm Bitmain as several reports indicate another round of employee layoffs at the firm. This news ...
Bitcoin Equipment Maker Ebang Reapplies for Hong Kong Listing
Ebang International Holdings Inc., a Chinese bitcoin mining equipment maker, has refiled documents for a public share sale with the Hong Kong stock ...
Bitcoin Private (BTCP)…Privately Pre-Mined 2 Million Coins for Its Founders
The creator of altcoin Bitcoin Private (BTCP) was battling accusations his project was a “scam” December 24 after an investigation revealed over 2 ...
Bitmain: Bitcoin Mining Giant to Sack 50% of Its Workforce
Bitcoin mining giant Bitmain is going to sack almost half of its staffers by the end of this week, sources from the Chinese media reported. The Beijing ...
Bitcoin To Suffer More Losses In 2019, No Price Bottom In Sight — Analysts
(Kitco News) - After a very painful year that saw prices drop from $17,000 to just below $3,500, bitcoin's losses are not exhausted yet, according to ...
Bitcoin (BTC) On Verge of Recovering ALL December Losses, WAVES at 6-Month High
On December 1st, Bitcoin was trading at approximately $4,250, but as the month continued, prices plummeted, with the asset eventually reaching a ...
Bitcoin Network Loses Nodes and Difficulty, Militants Use Crypto In Struggle to Secede, NYU Professor Goes Off The Rails, and More: Last Week In Crypto

Bitcoin Price Recovery Alongside Network Changes The Bitcoin price came back from the brink this week, reaching nearly $4,000 by Sunday. Analysts were at times throughout the week worried that it would lose support around $3,400 and then drop beneath $3,000, but this hasn’t happened. At the same time, however, two important Bitcoin network metrics

Cash, Credit, or Bitcoin? Inside the Luxury Market's Shift to Cryptocurrency
If you want to get your hands on the newest Hublot Big Bang watch, you'll need to pay up in Bitcoin. The innovative Swiss watch company started ...
Bitcoin Is Greener Than Almost Every Other Large-Scale Industry on Earth – Study
CoinShares Research has released its second study detailing the efficiency and environmental impact of Bitcoin miners. The results point to Bitcoin ...
Bitcoin, Ripple, Ethereum, Bitcoin Cash, Stellar, EOS, Litecoin, Bitcoin SV, TRON, Cardano: Price ...
Bitcoin Cash has been consolidating near the swing highs for the past three days. The bears have not been able to push the price down, which shows ...
Bitcoin Futures vs. Bitcoin Spot | Learn Which Trading Method Is Best for You
There's no shortage of innovative ways for you to trade Bitcoin. The late 2017 introduction of Bitcoin futures contracts offered several advantages that ...
Crypto Markets Surge as Christmas-Rally Materializes

The crypto markets have surged to reclaim much of their recent losses, as the prophesized end-of-year rally materializes. Although the market surge is certainly welcome to investors who have been hit with seemingly constant losses over the past several weeks and months, the markets still have a long way to go before they are anywhere...

Bitcoin (BTC) Price Analysis – December 24
As the Stochastic enters the overbought region above the 80% range, it indicates that price of Bitcoin is in a strong bullish momentum. In the same vein ...
How to Get Your ‘myGeNome Coin’ Easily?

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. A global genome-based platform company, MyGenomeBox, celebrates the 10th year anniversary event for the first block of bitcoin’s blockchain. As of January 3, 2019, at 00:00 UTC, the

Criminals posing as "Bitcoin dealers" rob Chinese businessman
According to CryptoGlobe, a Chines businessman and his countrymen were robbed while meeting with a self described "Bitcoin dealer." Police have ...
Bitcoin price prediction: BTC/USD drives the wave of Santa's rally - Confluence Detector
Bitcoin hovers under $4,200 after a short-lived ride to $4,234 during early Asian hours. The digital coin No.1 has been growing strongly on Monday ...
ATKearney: «Bitcoin To Regain Two-Thirds of Crypto Market Cap»
The cryptocurrency market collapsed spectacularly in 2018, but ATKearney predicts that Bitcoin will regain nearly two-thirds of the crypto market cap it ...
Could President Trump Be Setting Up The Next Big Bitcoin Rally?
Perhaps the scene was set by the announcement of Bitcoin proponent, Mick Mulvaney, as his acting Chief of Staff, who will, at the same time, continue ...
Bitcoin's Lightning Network is Quietly Scaling for the Next Bull-Run
Bitcoin passed more significant milestones this week as data reveals its Lightning Network (LN) implementation passed 500 BTC ($2,066,000) ...
Bitcoin Hash Rate Follows Bitcoin and Gains Over 40% Within the Past Two Weeks
Along with the Bitcoin price, Bitcoin's Hash-Rate is showing high volatility. After reaching a peak of 62 Exahash (10^18) per second on Sep. 25, we ...
Bitcoin Crossed A Major Milestone This Year According To Venture Capitalist, Alexander Pack
“Bitcoin (BTC) may fall as low as $2000 or $1000 but it's not going to fall as low as $0. This is a milestone for any digital asset. An asset like Bitcoin that ...
From Bitcoin To Bezos, The 18 Best Forbes Stories Of 2018
rom unearthing crypto-billionaires to exposing the financial shenanigans of Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross we present, in chronological order, ...
Beyond CryptoKitties: 10 Trends That Defined the Year in Crypto Gaming
From advances in art trading to setbacks for celebrities on the blockchain, it was a year of serious building for the crypto collectable market.
Cryptocurrencies Could Outperform All Other Assets in 2019

As other asset markets, particularly the stock markets, enter a bear market some believe cryptocurrencies have a chance at being the best performing asset class next year. Travis Kling, a self-proclaimed ex-equities portfolio manager who “fell down the crypto rabbit hole” and is now heading up the cryptocurrency asset management firm Ikigai, tweeted today: Crypto

With the latest Bitcoin Private (BTCP) scandal, is it safe to say that all bitcoin forks are scams?
Bitcoin Private was originally envisioned as a currency that will take all the best features of Bitcoin and ZClassic (itself a fork of Zcash), and among ...
Exploding Cryptocurrency Use in Remittances From US: 15.8% Now Using Cryptocurrency

A new report by research focused cryptocurrency company Clovr, has revealed a significant upsurge in the use of cryptocurrency in remittances across the globe. The study, which surveyed the responses of 707 people sought to delve into their remittance habits, uncovering among other things the destination of transfers, the purpose of the transfers as well as

Bexplus -The First Cryptocurrency Futures Trading Platform

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Stuttgart Stock Exchange To List Bitcoin, Litecoin, XRP, Ethereum on Upcoming Crypto Trading Platform

The Bison App developed by Sowa Labs, a wholly-owned fintech subsidiary of Börse Stuttgart, the second largest stock exchange in Germany has announced plans to launch a cryptocurrency exchange platform with initial support for Bitcoin, XRP, Ethereum and Litecoin. Making the announcement in a post on its official Twitter account, Bison App revealed that the new

Bitcoin SV (BSV) Daily Price Forecast – December 24
Supply zones: $150, $200, $250. Demand zones: $50, $40, $30. BSVUSD remains in its bullish trend in its medium-term outlook. After a remarkable ...
Investor: Bitcoin Won't Fall To $0, Will Weather The Crypto Storm
As Bitcoin (BTC) collapsed in 2018, many naysayers and cynics claimed that the end was nigh for the world's first cryptocurrency. Some critics drew ...
Bitcoin (BTC)'s Worst Days Behind It As The Bear Market Nears Its End
Bitcoin (BTC) is about to find some relief as the yearlong bear market comes to an end. Make no mistake, Bitcoin (BTC) is not likely to shoot straight ...
Japanese Yen Trumps US Dollar in Bitcoin-to-Fiat Transactions
The Japanese Yen has surpassed the US dollar to become the most traded national currency in the Bitcoin-to-fiat market. According to data compiled ...
Bitcoin News Summary – December 24, 2018
Most countries in the world can now sync the Bitcoin blockchain by satellite. Blockstream also announced that its satellites also now support Lightning ...
Bitcoin price bullish trend could last longer- Confluence Detector
The market is mostly in the green as seen by the levels in the largest digital asset Bitcoin. The price has corrected higher and even stepped above ...
Crypto Crash Offers Investors Tax Write-off Opportunity

Amidst a dreadful year for crypto investors, a significant upside to the dismal performance of their assets could be that the losses could end up saving them a significant amount of tax if they understand how to record and file appropriately. Under the U.S. tax code, bitcoin investors who got “rekt” in 2018 can use

China Now Ranks 34 Crypto Projects
The center evaluated one more crypto project this month, bringing the total number of ranked projects to 34. Bitcoin has been downgraded while the ...
Bitcoin Price Analysis Dec 24: BTC In Solid Uptrend Above $4000
Bitcoin price pumped higher and broke the $4,000 and $4,120 resistance levels against the US Dollar. BTC/USD is placed nicely in an uptrend and it ...
Is the New Bitcoin Bounce For Real?
After more than a month of trading in the red, Bitcoin (BTC) seems to have finally experienced a new bounce, starting on December 17th. The new ...

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