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Mike Novogratz drew attention to the weakening of the activity of sellers

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Despite strong sell-offs in the stock market last Thursday, bitcoin was able to stay above $19,000. On Friday, September 30, the largest digital currency is trading at $19,551. Galaxy Digital CEO Mike Novogratz believes that BTC held steady in September because the majority of investors left the...

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TV presenter Kevin O'Leary explains why Jamie Dimon is afraid of BTC

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JPMorgan CEO Jamie Dimon has been critical of digital currencies over the past few years. Bitcoin, in his opinion, poses the greatest threat to the financial sector. TV presenter Kevin O'Leary explained why the banker is so critical of cryptocurrencies. According to him, Dimon fears that...

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Bitcoin falls below $19K amid a return of negativity to stock markets

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On Wednesday, September 28, cryptocurrencies were again in the red zone against the backdrop of increasing pressure on the stock markets. The bitcoin rate fell to $18,700, the coin continues to trade at a two-week low. Ethereum rolled back to $1282. The Merge fork did not improve the attractiveness...

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The trading volume of the BTC/GBP pair is growing

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Trading from misty Albion was compelled to migrate to bitcoin as a result of the British pound's decline versus the US dollar. Over the previous several days, the BTC/GBP pair's trade volume has been rising. The cryptocurrency exchanges Bitfinex and Bitstamp saw the highest increase in activity...

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Bloomberg recorded a growth in correlation between BTC and the S&P 500

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At the end of August, the dependence of bitcoin on the US stock market decreased. However, already in September, the trend changed, and Bloomberg analysts drew attention to the increased correlation between BTC and the S&P 500 index. The correlation coefficient rose to 0.72 points, but it is...

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Jamie Dimon again criticized bitcoin

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JPMorgan CEO Jamie Dimon has been critical of bitcoin and other digital currencies over the past few years. The day before, during a speech in Congress, the banker confirmed his negative attitude towards the innovative tool. At the same time, Dimon acknowledged that stablecoins backed by the US...

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Bitcoin Fell Below $19,000 and Ether Below $1400 amid Inflation Fight

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Governments all over the world continue to fight high inflation and financial markets remain uncertain. A new report by the World Bank predicts that global growth is slowing sharply and likely more countries will fall into recession. Cryptocurrency prices are down amid the current trends. The total...

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Michael Saylor Says Bitcoin Is Stronger After the Ethereum Merge

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Michael Saylor, co-founder of the business analytics company MicroStrategy finds that Bitcoin is becoming stronger after the upgrade of the Ethereum blockchain. The Ethereum Merge was finalized on Sept. 15, moving the blockchain from the Proof of Work consensus mechanism to Proof of Stake. With the...

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Author Nassim Taleb Says Bitcoin Is a Tumor

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Nassim Taleb, the author of Black Swan, said in a recent interview that creating tumors like Bitcoin hurts the economy. During Squawk Box, he expressed an opinion that we've had 15 - 14 and a half years of Disneyland that has destroyed the economic structure. According to Taleb, anyone who's...

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Canadian opposition led by supporter of bitcoin legalization

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Over the past few years, the Canadian authorities have been considering options for the phased legalization of the cryptocurrency market. Last summer, the country's central bank announced that it was impossible to ignore the blockchain industry. It has accumulated large capital and needs...

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Bitcoin Mining Difficulty Achieved a New All-Time High

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Data reveals that Bitcoin mining difficulty reached a record all-time high hitting 32.05 trillion hashes. This means that miners need to perform more than 32 T hashes to solve a mathematical puzzle and add a new block to the blockchain. After the previous estimation, the difficulty increased by...

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Bitcoin has shown its biggest drop since June

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Last Tuesday, Bitcoin (BTC) lost more than 10% in value - this is the strongest drop since mid-June. Sales in the stock markets did not bypass digital currencies. On the night of Wednesday, September 14, the BTC rate fell to $20,344. The capitalization of bitcoin over the past 24 hours has...

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Bahrain Central Bank to Test Bitcoin Payment Solution

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Bahrain's Central Bank intends to release a Bitcoin payment implementation and payout solution in collaboration with the Bitcoin payment processor OpenNode. Today, OpenNode released a statement saying that it intends to provide the infrastructure to help Bahrain to grow its economy and develop...

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Fidelity to Offer Bitcoin Trading to Its Individual Customers

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Leading financial services provider Fidelity considers offering Bitcoin trading services to its retail customers. According to a release by Wall Street Journal, the institution with over 34 M brokerage accounts is looking into ways to enable retail investors to trade BTC on its brokerage platform....

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Analysts drew attention to the correlation between BTC and the S&P 500

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In August, Bitcoin's dependence on the US stock market sharply weakened. The correlation between BTC and business activity indicators was at an annual low, according to a report by Arcane Research. Last week, the dependence of cryptocurrency on the stocks of the technology sector began to increase...

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MicroStrategy Plans to Sell $500 M of Stock to Buy More Bitcoin

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Business intelligence firm MicroStrategy intends to buy more Bitcoins by selling up to $500 M of stock. According to an SEC filing, the company's stock offering serves general corporate purposes, including Bitcoin purchases. The company's class A shares are listed on The Nasdaq Global Select Market...

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Miners sold approximately 4586 bitcoins in three days

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Bitcoin was above $20,000 on Friday. The BTC rate peaked at $20,407 at the start of the American session, but it dropped to $19,663 by Saturday, September 3, night. The market has not changed significantly over the last two days, and Bitcoin is starting a new week below the psychological threshold...

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Bitcoin falls below $20,000 again

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The cryptocurrency market has been suffering losses over the past few weeks, but the Friday speech by the head of the US Federal Reserve, Jerome Powell, dealt the strongest blow to it. The readiness of the regulator for the next increase in rates provoked a massive exit of capital from the...