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Bitcoin

Pantera Capital analysts predict weaker bitcoin volatility

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According to analysts at Pantera Capital, in the medium term, the range of Bitcoin price fluctuations will gradually decrease. In a note prepared for investors, Pantera Capital CEO Dan Morehead wrote that drops and jumps in the exchange rate of 80% or more are going to become a part of history...

Centre Consortium

Centre Consortium launches stablecoin on Hedera Hashgraph

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The USD Coin (USDC) consortium Centre has originated a stablecoin on Hedera Hashgraph. This is the first stablecoin in the Hedera Hashgraph. "The launch of the USDC marks an important step in making it easier to develop and launch DeFi applications," the organization...

Ethereum

Miners' wallets have accumulated the greatest amount of ETH

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Ether (ETH) mining pools have been cutting cryptocurrency sales over the past few months. If in August the largest amount of ETH was stored in the wallets of Ethereum miners since May 2017, now this figure has reached its maximum since June 2016. In a report from analysts at Santiment, the pools...

BTC

Bitcoin retreats as part of the correction

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On the eve of Bitcoin (BTC), short-term soared in the price above $ 62,000. However, on Monday evening, the coin again went down. The correction returned to the market. It was inevitable, as the situation escalated to the limit on the eve of the launch of Bitcoin ETF futures. As a reminder, this...

UK

UK Central Bank advocates crypto regulation

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The head of the Bank of England, Andrew Bailey, has repeatedly stated that he has a negative attitude towards Bitcoin. In his opinion, cryptocurrency has no value. Its value is growing only because more and more people are investing in it. Each BTC holder should remember that, at any time, he can...

Nayib Bukele

President of El Salvador spoke about the results of BTC legalization

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In early September, a law came into force in El Salvador recognizing bitcoin as a legal tender. The adoption of this landmark document was initiated by the country's President Nayib Bukele. He periodically tweets about the process of adopting cryptocurrency by the citizens of El Salvador. At the...

Japan

CB of Japan integrates its token into the payment infrastructure

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During the last week, Shinichi Uchida, Japan's central bank spokesman, said that the regulator plans to integrate the digital yen into the existing payment infrastructure. That is, the Japanese authorities do not want to reform the financial sector and adjust it to the token. Uchida stressed that...

BTC

Bitcoin starts a new week above $60,000

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The value of Bitcoin (BTC) has surged over the past few days to its highest level since mid-April 2021. Last weekend, the cryptocurrency managed to gain a foothold at the $ 60,000 level, and now it is trying to break even higher. The cryptocurrency capitalization now exceeds $ 1.143 trillion....

Novogratz

Novogratz highlights the giant potential of BTC technology

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Galaxy Digital CEO Mike Novogratz mentioned that investors do not need to fear the fall in the value of bitcoin. The main value of a cryptocurrency lies in its technology. We see the expansion of a qualitatively new ecosystem that is not subject to any state. Novogratz made similar statements...

Jake Cherwinski

Jake Cherwinski announces resignation from Compound Labs

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On October 1, Jake Cherwinski announced that he had resigned from his position as General Counsel for Compound Labs. He held this post for two and a half years. 1/ Some personal news: after 2.5 amazing years, yesterday was my last day at @compoundfinance ❤️It's been a genuine honor helping...

visa

Visa wants to launch a universal payment channel on ETH

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Visa has shown an increased interest in the blockchain industry over the past few years. In winter, it became known about the plans of the payment system to launch support for digital currencies. As RBC clarifies, now the company wants to develop a network based on Ethereum for converting tokens,...

TikTok

TikTok announced the release of the NFT collection

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Popular service TikTok announced the release of NFTs with the participation of famous content authors. The Top Moments collection will include six “culturally significant TikTok videos” from Lil Nas X, Bella Poarch, Rudy Willingham, Curtis Roach, Gary Weinerchuk, Brittany Brosky, and more. They...

CoinEx

CoinEx crypto exchange leaves the Chinese market

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One after another, cryptocurrency exchanges are announcing a gradual withdrawal from the Chinese market. At the end of last week, platforms Huobi and Binance announced the termination of registration of new users from China. After that, lesser-known trading platforms issued similar statements about...

ETH

Ethereum ends September in the red the second year in a row

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On the last day of September, the largest altcoin ether (ETH) was trading mostly in the red. The coin tried to jump above $ 3000 but did not hold the position, after which the pullback resumed. On the night of Friday, October 1, the ETH rate dipped to $ 2990. Cryptocurrency capitalization is now...

Gary Gensler

Gary Gensler supports launching Bitcoin ETF futures

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When Gary Gensler took over as head of the SEC, many expected him to legalize Bitcoin ETFs. However, until now, the American regulator under the leadership of Gensler has not approved a product focused on the cryptosphere.   Analysts note that the slowness of the SEC is preventing institutional...

Bitcoin

The trend for long-term storage of bitcoin is growing

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In mid-September, Arcane Research reported that the number of bitcoins placed on crypto exchanges had dropped to a three-year low. The last time a similar situation was observed was in August 2018. Long-term BTC holders refuse to sell cryptocurrencies even as they drop in value. According to...

IRS

IRS continues to make proposals to improve crypto regulation

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The United States Internal Revenue Service Commissioner De Lone Harrison said the IRS is still discussing the possibility of introducing new reforms to the taxation of crypto income. The state department proposes to apply new rules, approaches, and procedures for collecting taxes to a business that...

Twitter

Twitter demonstrated the work of the NFT verification system

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Twitter Marketing Head Justin Taylor posted a video demonstrating an interface for working with non-fungible tokens (NFT). The social platform will allow members to use the latter as avatars. The video was recorded by senior Twitter developer Mada Aflak. To install NFT instead of a profile photo,...

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