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Grayscale Bitcoin Trust to Hit Laws


The Grayscale Bitcoin Trust (GBTC) hit a record low of -18.92% on April 22. This means that the market price of GBTC shares is 19% down than its net asset value (NAV). GBTC started trading at a discount price first time in late February. There are several reasons for this. One of the main ones is...

NFTs and science

Harvard Professor to Present His Genetic Code As An NFT


Professor of genetics George Church announced he will auction an NFT representing his genetic code. The Ph.D. is going to introduce his genome in sequence through artistic representations. In 2018 Church together with Dennis Grishin co-founded the blockchain-powered establishment Nebula Genomics,...

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Pantera Capital CEO Assumes BTC May Hit $200.000 by 2022


The CEO of California-based venture capital firm Pantera Capital, Dan Morehead assumes that the price of Bitcoin may break $200.000 by 2022. He shared the analysis on social media. Morehead's view is based on the growing number of BTC adoption. In the published paper, he presented statistics that...

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21Shares to Issue Stellar and Cardano ETPs


Switzerland-located digital asset investment company 21Shares releases the first XLM and ADA exchange-traded products. They will go live on April 26 on the SIX Exchange under the tickers AXLM and AADA. The team mentioned their goal to meet customers' demand for financial instruments for crypto...

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Ether Broke an all-time High of $2.560


Today the price of Ether set a new record high surpassing $2.560. It's the first time that the cryptocurrency has gone above $2.500. Recently the token's options market surpassed 3.3 billion, which indicates the growing demand for Eth investments. The biggest altcoin's market cap crossed $298...

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UK Bank NatWest Won't Assist Clients Dealing in Crypto


United Kingdom retail and commercial National Westminster Bank, otherwise called NatWest stated it won't provide services to business clients that allow payments in cryptocurrencies. British news and website the Guardian published the news on April 21. Morten Friis, NatWest's head of risk...

Bitcoin dominance index

BTC Dominance at 50% For the First Time in 3 Years


Bitcoin price has been wavering around $52700 and $56.000 in the previous 24 hours. The weakening price caused the dominance index decline which went as low as 50.98%. When BTC loses its dominance to altcoins, then alt season begins. Statistics show that whenever this happens, altcoins began to...

Dogecoin explained

What Is Dogecoin? The Doge That Everybody Talks About


Dogecoin (DOGE) is a cryptocurrency inspired by a famous internet meme. Its logo represents an illustration of a Shiba Inu dog breed. The cryptocurrency was created by Billy Markus and Jackson Palmer in December 2013 and was forked from Luckycoin, which itself is Litecoin's fork. Initially,...

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Solana Reaches New All-Time High of $37


Solana blockchain has been developing with more dApps, DeFi projects, and stablecoins built on the protocol. While Ethereum is working on making the system more time and cost-efficient, engineers often turn to alternatives like Solana. The network's popularity has been raising lately. Data reveals...

Gemini new record $25 B

The Amount of Gemini's Crypto Under Custody Hit $25 B


Crypto trading platform and custodian Gemini doubled its AUM, which now stands at above $25 B. This raise has taken place in only three months. [email protected] now has over $25 billion in crypto under custody. To the moon! 👍🚀— Tyler Winklevoss (@tyler) April 20, 2021 ...

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JPMorgan About the Possibility of BTC Price Further Decline


Managing Director at J.P. Morgan Nikolaos Panigirtzoglou noted that if Bitcoin's price doesn't go back $60.000 in the near term, the further fall will be more probable. Strategists of the institution stated that during the last several days, Bitcoin futures markets have seen a large liquidation as...

UniSwap v3 deploy

UniSwap Deploys Version 3 Contracts to Ethereum Testnets


Revolutionary decentralized exchange UniSwap deployed its contracts for the release of v3 to Ethereum's all four testnets. The platform plans to launch its version 3 on May 5, 2021. Ethereum's testnets are Görli, Kovan, Rinkeby, and Ropsten, which are used by developers to check the smart contract...

Monero XMR

Monero (XMR) Price Hit a 3-Year High


Recent developments of the Monero network resulted in its price surge which reached a 3-year record and now is near to an all-time high set in 2017. XMR price surged above $424 for the first time since December 2017, when it hit $470. The token ranks 22nd by market cap which stands at around $7.1...

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Mobile Payment Service Venmo Allows Crypto Trading


P2P payment provider Venmo owned by PayPal announced the launching of crypto buying and selling functions. The users of the network will be able to purchase BTC, Ether, LTC, and BCH with a spending requirement of at least $1 and share the activities on the app's feed. The possibility is allowed...

Binance hired Brian Brooks

Binance.US Hires Ex-Comptroller of Currency Brian Brooks


Crypto exchange platform Binance.US hired Brian Brooks, the previous exec of the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency (OCC) as its CEO. Brooks will begin his service on May 1. He will replace the company's present CEO Catherine Coley, who was assigned in the role in July 2019. Serving at the...


eToro Integrated LINK and UNI to Its Crypto Services


Israel-based multi-asset investment provider eToro included Chainlink (LINK) and Uniswap (UNI) purchase options. We have 2 new asset additions 💚Explore👉— eToro (@eToro) April 19, 2021 ...

Newegg Dogecoin

E-retailer Newegg to Accept Payments in Doge


California-based online e-retailer Newegg revealed enabling Dogecoin payments on its website. Trades will be managed through crypto payment service operator BitPay. We are now accepting #dogecoin as an official payment method via BitPay. Simply click "Edit" in the payment section during...

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City Comptroller Candidate Sees Blockchain as NY Future


Democratic candidate for New York's high-level financial executive role, Reshma Patel talked about post-pandemic recovery saying the process includes investments in blockchain technology. She presented a "future proof” plan for New York, which is focused on blockchain and cryptocurrencies....

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