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Bitcoin went to $58,000 the last time this price action

Bitcoin closes seven consecutive daily green candles, putting it on track for the longest winning streak in 2021. The last time this happened was March 5, when the leading cryptocurrency rose from $48,000 to end its run at $58,000 a week later. With the FUD seemingly behind us, can we expect Bitcoin to re-capture $40,000 […]Read More

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Roger Huang on how Bitcoin could one day be the

You’d think early entrants to the Bitcoin space were a faceless group of super coders armed with powerful mining rigs and algorithms that sought to accumulate as much of the asset as possible via mining and trading. But while such a personality made part of the niche Bitcoin demographic at the time, other highly influential […]Read More

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After El Salvador warning, IMF says accepting Bitcoin as national

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) published a warning that putting Bitcoin (BTC) or any other crypto on par with a national currency presents serious risks to macro-financial stability. In their official blog post, written by monetary and capital markets department director Tobias Adrian and legal department head Rhoda Weeks-Brown, the IMF describes adopting cryptos as […]Read More

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Early crypto exchange boss says China remains 50/50 on outright

The co-founder and former CEO of crypto exchange BTCC, Bobby Lee, said Beijing could move to ban Bitcoin entirely. Recent FUD activity, coming from China, was a factor in BTC’s unceremonious dump several months ago. Chinese authorities issued notices banning financial institutions from dealing with crypto firms to protect against financial risk. As well as […]Read More

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Ex-fund manager pegs Bitcoin at $2 million by 2031. But

Greg Foss, the Executive Director of Validus Power Corp, which uses flare gas to mine Bitcoin, lays out the case for a $2 million BTC price. Although sky-high price predictions are nothing new, Foss’s forecast is up there among the highest. Having said that, what is the reasoning behind his prognosis? Oil and gas to […]Read More

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Dogecoin, Musk, and $60 million NFT froth: Why Ruffer sold

Ruffer Investment Company Limited invested roughly $600 million in Bitcoin (BTC) in November 2020 but sold its exposure in April, while the crypto was still pumping and its price fluctuated between $50,000 and $65,000, profiting more than $1 billion in about five months.  According to Ruffer’s year-end review for the 12 months ending June 30, […]Read More

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The people of El Salvador are protesting against Bitcoin bill

President Nayib Bukele’s bill that granted Bitcoin (BTC) a legal tender status in El Salvador is yet to be enforced in September but after the country’s distrust of the new legislation became apparent through opinion surveys, Salvadorans started voicing their disapproval in the streets.  Bukele effectively pushed the law through parliament, thanks to his Nuevas […]Read More

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Elon Musk flips positive on Bitcoin (BTC), but the damage

Tesla CEO Elon Musk has flipped positive on Bitcoin once again. Speaking during yesterday’s The ฿ Word conference, Musk said the mining sustainability situation has improved since he first raised objections in May. “It looks like bitcoin is shifting a lot more toward renewables and a bunch of the heavy-duty coal plants that were being […]Read More