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Bitcoin

Bitcoin dumps to $30,000 with $8 billion in crypto liquidations

Bitcoin fell to under $33,000 on some exchanges, reaching levels last seen in February this year. Millions gone ‘Liquidations’ occur when traders borrow excess capital from brokerages/exchanges (i.e., ‘margin’ or trading futures) to place bigger bets on the assets they trade.  They pay a fixed fee for doing so, while exchanges close out these positions […]Read More

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Bitcoin dumps to $33,000 with $7 billion in crypto liquidations

Bitcoin fell to under $33,000 on some exchanges, reaching levels last seen in February this year. Millions gone ‘Liquidations’ occur when traders borrow excess capital from brokerages/exchanges (i.e., ‘margin’ or trading futures) to place bigger bets on the assets they trade.  They pay a fixed fee for doing so, while exchanges close out these positions […]Read More

Bitcoin

Bitcoin dumps to $38,500, $2 billion in crypto liquidations as

Crypto markets took a hit Tuesday as $2 billion was lost to ‘liquidations,’ data from multiple sources shows. Bitcoin fell to under $38,500 on some exchanges, reaching levels last seen in February this year. Millions gone ‘Liquidations’ occur when traders borrow excess capital from brokerages/exchanges (i.e., ‘margin’ or trading futures) to place bigger bets on […]Read More

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1 million crypto traders see nearly $10 billion in liquidations

Traders saw nearly $10 billion in liquidations on Sunday morning as the crypto market saw a deep pullback, data from markets tool Bybt shows. Over 1 million individual accounts were liquidated. aftermath of today pic.twitter.com/ujSlotcglr — red (@redxbt) April 18, 2021 Wooosh ‘Liquidations’ occur when traders borrow excess capital from brokerages/exchanges (i.e., ‘margin’ or trading […]Read More