Tags : FUD

Regulation

The ‘China crypto FUD’ is back again, but it’s misleading

Three industry bodies under the Central bank of China released a document today calling for a ban on financial institutions and online payments channels providing any services involving cryptocurrency, including but not limited to registration, trading, clearing, and settlement.  Additionally, the institutions would not be allowed to offer to save, trust or pledging services, nor […]Read More

Market

First Mover: Bitcoin Newbies Get Volatility Lesson as Old Pros

Bitcoin (BTC) appeared to stabilize above $31,000 after Thursday’s plunge, the biggest since March.  “A break of $30,000 could have been bad news but it managed to turn things round,” Craig Erlam, senior market analyst for the London-based foreign-exchange brokerage Oanda, told clients early Friday in an email. “We may see a small rebound now, […]Read More

Bitcoin

Double Spend FUD Crashes Bitcoin Below $30,000; Return of Bear

Bitcoin crashed below $30,000 on Friday as traders panicked about a technical flaw that allows people to spend the same cryptocurrency unit twice. Google Trends for the keyword “Double Spend”—as the flaw is called—reached a perfect score of 100. This escalated quickly! #FUD #Bitcoin pic.twitter.com/Nkx95vy4QF — Ciara Sun (@CiaraHuobi) January 22, 2021 According to BitMEX […]Read More