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El Salvador Bitcoin purchase

El Salvador Acquired 420 More Bitcoins

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El Salvador’s president Nayib Bukele, informed that the country has added 420 Bitcoins worth about $25 M. The price per coin was about $59.500. Bukele informed that the country has already benefited from the BTC it brought as, after the purchase, the BTC price grew. It was a long wait, but worth...

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SHIB Flipped DOGE by Market Cap, Hitting a New ATH

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In the last 7 days, the price of Shiba Inu (SHIB) cryptocurrency went up by over 150%, hitting a new all-time high of $0.00008845. In terms of a year, the token increased by around 60.000.0000%. SHIB got ahead of Dogecoin by market cap. Currently, it ranks 8th with a market cap of over $45.3...

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Vitalik Buterin Talked About Layer 2 and Ethereum Scaling

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Ethereum’s creator, Vitalik Buterin sees Layer 2 solutions as the answer to the network’s scaling. He shared his views during his speech at the 2021 Shanghai International Blockchain Week. Buterin sees Layer 2 as the only reliable way to boost transactions that will not affect the decentralized...

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Altcoins Rally; Fantom, Harmony and Secret Hit New ATHs

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Bullish trends prevail in the crypto market currently. Bitcoin trades at around $62.900, Ether at $4200 and most altcoins have had massive gains in the last 7 days. Today the native token of the Fantom blockchain, FTM crossed the $3 milestone, reaching its all-time high of $3.47. The coin's price...

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Fantom Hits New All-Time High, Getting Closer To $3

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The price of the Fantom blockchain's native token FTM reached a new all-time high of $2.90. In the last 7 days, the price went up by over 33%. At the moment, Fantom is the 29th largest cryptocurrency with a market cap of over $7.3 billion. Per data from DeFi Llama, the total value locked in the...

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Shiba Inu (SHIB) Reaches All-Time High of $0.00004442

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On October 24, Shiba Inu (SHIB) token hit a new all-time high of $0.00004442. In the last 7 days, the price went up by around 50%. SHIB is the 13th largest cryptocurrency, with a market cap of over $15.1 bln. At the moment, SHIB trades at around $0.00003842. The price dropped after Elon Musk said...

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India’s Regulatory Authority Issued a Notice Over Crypto

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On October 21, India's top securities regulator, the Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI), issued a notice over crypto trading, telling advisers not to deal in assets that are unregulated in the country. In the...

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Walmart Allows Purchasing Bitcoin via ATMs

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Leading retail company Walmart hosts Bitcoin ATMs to allow store visitors to buy Bitcoin at its numerous US-located stores. For this purpose, Walmart hosted machines from Coinstar, a company that provides services of coin conversion to cash. Coinstar, cooperating with the first U.S. state-licensed...

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Ethereum Hit New ATH, Elon Musk Reacted to Bitcoin Surge

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The price of Ether could overcome the resistance around $4.000 and set a new record. Over the last 24 hours, the price of the token went up by around 9%, hitting a new all-time high of $4.366. The surge happened a day later after Bitcoin's set ath of $66.930. Currently, the global crypto market cap...

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JPMorgan Says BTC Surge Is a Result of Inflation Concerns

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Experts at the leading financial institution JPMorgan say that Bitcoin's surge is connected with concerns over inflation and not ETFs. As reported by Bloomberg, Managing Director at JP Morgan Nikolaos Panigirtzoglou and other strategists are of the opinion that the release of ProShare's Bitcoin ETF...

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VanEck Gets the SEC's Approval to Release a Bitcoin ETF

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Major international investment company VanEck is going to release its Bitcoin futures ETF on Oct. 25. The US SEC validated the company's filing to release the product after Oct. 23. VanEck's ETF will go live on the Cboe BZX under the ticker XBTF. It will allow investments in cash-settled...

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Bitcoin Hit a New All-Time High Surging Over $66.000

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Over the last 7 days, the price of Bitcoin increased by over 20.5%, hitting a new high of over $66.200 today. The coin's market cap is over $1.2 trillion. A day earlier, the first U.S. Bitcoin ETF went live. ProShare's futures-based trading product saw high interest, surpassing $1 B in trading...

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US First Bitcoin ETF Launched, Seeing Record Interest

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On October 19, the first Bitcoin ETF, approved by the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) went live on NYSE (New York Stock Exchange). The product is presented by ProShares and allows futures-based trading. It trades under the ticker "BITO". Congratulations to CEO Michael L....

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France Central Bank Carried Out a Large-Scale CBDC Test

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One of the EU's largest CBDC tests took place today by France. The Central Bank of France carried out around 500 transactions using a blockchain technology system developed by New York-based tech corporation International Business Machines (IBM). The experiment was led by a Belgian financial...

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Binance Smart Chain Sets New Records

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Binance Smart Chain (BSC), a network allowing developers to build dapps (decentralized applications) and users to manage cross-chain activities, has reached new highs in terms of active addresses. The Binance team announced that on October 14, the number of daily active addresses was over 1.5...

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The Number of BTC Whales Holding 100-1000 Coins Has Surged

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Data from Glassnode show that the number of Bitcoin biggest whales has declined, hitting its all-time low. On October 17, the number of BTC addresses holding 10.000 coins or less fell to 82, which is its lowest level since December 2012. However, it's worth mentioning that back then the price of...

Grayscale Bitcoin Trust ETF

Grayscale Considers Converting Its BTC Trust Into an ETF

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Digital currency investing company Grayscale intends to turn its BTC Trust into a spot ETF (exchange-traded fund). Barry Silbert, the CEO of Digital Currency Group (DCG), Grayscale’s parent company, allowed the possibility. As an answer to the question by The Investor's Podcast co-founder, crypto...

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Jack Dorsey Revealed Plans for Creating a BTC Mining System

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CEO of American digital payments provider Square, Jack Dorsey said that the firm is thinking over the development of a Bitcoin mining system to provide more opportunities for individuals and enterprises to participate in the network. By doing so, Square will get closer to its hardware wallet model,...

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