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El Salvador bought an additional 80 BTC amid a drawdown in the course

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On Thursday, June 30, the Salvadoran government purchased an additional 80 BTC for a total of $1.52 million, President Nayib Bukele announced this. “El Salvador bought 80 BTC today at $19,000 each. Bitcoin is the future. Thank you for the cheap sale,” Bukele wrote. On June 30, the rate of the...

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US CFTC Charges Mirror Trading With $1.7 Bln Bitcoin Fraud

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US financial regulator, the Commodity Futures Trading Commission submitted charges against South Africa-based crypto trading platform Mirror and its head Cornelius Johannes Steynberg for running a misleading pool worth over $1.7 bln in BTC. According to the agency's filing, Mirror was fraudulent...

Deutsche Bank

Deutsche Bank Predicts Bitcoin Return to $28,000

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The price of bitcoin may recover to $28,000 by the end of 2022, according to Deutsche Bank experts. According to the bank's strategists Marion Labour and Galina Pozdnyakova, the growth will be associated with a rally in the US stock market. Experts have noticed that since November, cryptocurrencies...

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Robert Kiyosaki expects bitcoin to fall to $1100

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Popular financier Robert Kiyosaki periodically comments on the situation in the cryptocurrency market. In the fall of 2020, he predicted the collapse of bitcoin after the appearance of the American vaccine against COVID-19. Now, the author of the acclaimed investor book Rich Dad Poor Dad believes...

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Bitcoin falls below $20,000 amid US stock market correction

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Trading in the US ended with a decline in business activity indices. Capital with renewed vigor began to withdraw from risky assets, but the dollar index rose on Thursday, June 30, to 105 points. Bitcoin (BTC) is depreciating along with tech stocks. This morning, the BTC rate in Asia fell below...

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MicroStrategy Bought 480 Bitcoins for $10 M

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Amid the bear market, business analytics company MicroStrategy added its Bitcoin holdings, purchasing 480 BTCs for about $10 M. The company paid around $20,817 per BTC. A release by the company says now it holds around 129,699 bitcoins purchased for $3.9 bln at an average price of about $30,664 per...

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Uzbekistan will allow BTC mining only on solar energy

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The National Agency for Advanced Projects of Uzbekistan (NAPP) has developed a regulation on the legalization of bitcoin mining. However, in a document published late last week, it is noted that only those miners that use solar energy will be able to work freely. The obligation to use solar panels...

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Miners in the third quarter can start selling bitcoins again

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Many mining companies were forced to dump some of the previously mined bitcoins in the second quarter of 2022. Selling was aggressive in May and June amid the return of turbulence in the cryptosphere, according to a friday report from JPMorgan Chase. According to the forecasts of its analysts, in...

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SEC Chair Said BTC Is the Only Crypto that He Can Call a Commodity

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The Chair of the Securities and Exchange Commission, Gary Gensler said in a recent interview that Bitcoin is the only crypto that he's comfortable calling a commodity. While discussing potential regulations over crypto and crypto-backed ETFs with CNBC Squawk, Gensler mentioned that cryptos are...

JPMorgan

JPMorgan allowed miners to maintain pressure on the price of bitcoin

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Mining companies in need of liquidity in the third quarter are able to continue to exert downward pressure on the quotes of the first cryptocurrency. JPMorgan strategist Nikolaos Panigirtzoglou came to this conclusion. According to the expert's calculations, the share of public mining companies...

Jim Cramer

Jim Cramer doubts bitcoin rally will resume soon

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According to TV presenter Jim Cramer, in the coming months, bitcoin will be able to partially win back the June losses. However, we are unlikely to expect an aggressive and long-term growth of cryptocurrency. Most likely, after the rebound, trading will continue in a narrow range. Kramer himself...

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Current Crypto Bear Market Is the Worst in History: Glassnode

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Blockchain data intelligence platform Glassnode released a research piece that says 2022 has been the most significant bear market in the history of cryptocurrencies. Glassnode mentions that this year has been tough for BTC and Ether as valuations have been hitting hard and fast. It has been...

Coinbase

Coinbase Launches Nano Bitcoin Futures

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On June 27, Coinbase will launch nano futures for the first cryptocurrency. For CFTC approval, the bitcoin exchange will provide instrument trading through brokers. Contracts with the ticker BIT will be launched by Coinbase Derivatives (formerly FairX). Futures with settlements in US dollars is...

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China Releases New Warnings Against Bitcoin

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The government of China released new warnings against Bitcoin and the crypto market. Given the recent price drop, China finds the Bitcoin price is heading to zero. Local media reports that a release from the state-run Economic Daily restates the negative attitude of the authorities against cryptos....

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Michael Saylor calls bitcoin a "lifeboat"

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MicroStrategy CEO Michael Saylor reiterated the benefits of Bitcoin. He has previously repeatedly praised the leading digital currency and reminded us that his software company is one of the largest public holders of BTC. MicroStrategy will not sell Bitcoin even if the price falls below $10,000. In...

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Avalanche Added Bitcoin Support Through Avalanche Bridge

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Blockchain platform Avalanche revealed native support for Bitcoin via the Avalanche bridge. The team published a blog post that says with the new Bitcoin bridging possibility, the network aims to uncover more than half a trillion dollars of value on the BTC network within the Avalanche DeFi...

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Binance CEO Says BTC Could Stay Below $69 K for Some Time

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Changpeng Zhao, the founder, and CEO of the top cryptocurrency exchange platform Binance finds Bitcoin could stay below its all-time high of $69,000 for the next two years after the recent crypto market crash. In an interview with the Guardian, CZ noted 4 years ago people would have been very happy...

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Binance.US Removes Fees for Bitcoin Transactions

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It will be possible to buy and sell bitcoin on the American Binance.US platform without commissions. The administration cancels fees from BTC transactions carried out in tandem with the three leading stablecoins. As Binance.US CEO Brian Schroder noted, the new transaction processing procedure began...