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LTC address activity raised after the Visa debit card launch

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The Litecoin Foundation unveiled the Visa debit card, after which network activity peaked starting from mid-September. The average daily number of transactions on the Litecoin blockchain is approaching 150,000. Note that at the beginning of this month, LTC addresses made about 100,000 transactions...

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Shiba Inu and Litecoin Reach New All-Time Highs

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Many altcoins have been surging lately. One of the reasons for the "altcoin season" is the Bitcoin dominance index drop, which currently stands at around 43.92%. Shiba Inu (SHIB) and Litecoin (LTC) have reached new all-time highs surpassing $0.000036 and $412 respectively. Over the...

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CoinShares launches Litecoin ETP

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Digital asset manager CoinShares has announced the launch of an Exchange Traded Product (ETP) based on Litecoin (LTC) with physical backing in cryptocurrency. This was reported in a press release from the firm. Each CoinShares Physical Litecoin (LITE) share is backed by 0.2 LTC upon release. It...

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Litecoin is on the verge of leaving the top ten cryptos

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Litecoin (LTC) traded at its highest levels in mid-February since early spring 2018. The coin reached $ 231, but could not hold on to the conquered positions. On Friday, March 26, the LTC rate fell another half a percent to $ 176. Litecoin's capitalization fell to $ 11.816 billion. Altcoin dropped...

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The number of active LTC addresses has grown 6 times

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Online activity on LTC has increased significantly over the past 12 months. According to the Glassnode service, the number of LTC addresses on the blockchain making transactions daily has grown sixfold (from 50,000 to 300,000). The number of new wallets on the network also skyrocketed. In the...

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Grayscale invested $ 28.9 million in Litecoin in a month

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Over the past 30 days, Grayscale has acquired 178,691 Litecoin (LTC). The financial giant invested $ 28.9 million in the purchase of such a volume of cryptocurrency, given the LTC rate of $ 162. Analysts found that Grayscale was accumulating Litecoin in parallel with increasing capital investment...

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Litecoin jumped 132% in two months

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Litecoin (LTC) may break into the first four largest digital currencies this week. The coin is preparing to knock out the XRP token from the fourth line of the ranking, which has collapsed to its lowest level since mid-summer 2020. The LTC rate on Wednesday, December 30, rose to $ 130 - that is the...

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LTC prepares to knock LINK out of the top five cryptos

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The rise of Litecoin (LTC) began even before the WimbleMimble update to ensure the privacy of online transactions. In October-November, the cryptocurrency rose moderately. In the middle of this month, the strengthening of her course became more confident. The coin is now in the list of the five...

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Litecoin has shown the best results of the top ten altcoins

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Of the top ten digital currencies, Litecoin (LTC) showed the best performance. The growing bitcoin supported all other coins. Recall that BTC on the night of Tuesday, November 17, on some trading floors exceeded $ 16,800, and many analysts expected a breakout above $ 17,000. However, then there was...

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Litecoin trading volume drops to a two-year low

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Litecoin (LTC) in 2020 was unable to recover from losses incurred after the August 2019 halving. The volume of transactions with this altcoin fell to the lowest level since 2018. The number of daily transactions is approximately $80 million. That is around 50% higher than EOS, but 45% lower than...

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Bitcoin remains the most popular cryptocurrency in darknet

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Bitcoin is used much more actively in the darknet than the privacy-oriented cryptocurrency Zcash. This is stated in a study by Rand Corporation commissioned by Electric Coin Company. Representatives of Rand Corporation emphasize that "the presence of Zcash in the darknet is negligible."...

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Research: most spend cryptocurrencies on food and clothing

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Cryptocurrency owners most often use them to pay for everyday goods, while every third of those who are not related to them associates digital assets with the purchase of weapons and drugs. Visual Objects have come to such results. Among the 983 respondents surveyed, only 157 had experience buying...

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Litecoin Foundation has produced a comedy horror movie

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The non-profit organization Litecoin Foundation, which supports the popular crypto coin, has produced the comedy horror film "We Summon the Darkness". Check out "We Summon the Darkness", a fun movie produced by a member of the #LitecoinFam, @CommonEnemyInc!Litecoin Foundation is...

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Twitter mentions of altcoins fell to a three-year low number

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The popularity of altcoins on Twitter has fallen significantly amid bearish sentiment in the market. In particular, this is evidenced by the data of the analytical service BitinfoCharts, writes Cointelegraph. So, the number of mentions of coins like Ethereum, Litecoin, and XRP is approaching a...

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LTC leads BTC: Litecoin gains 65% in price

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For the initial period since September 2019, Litecoin came close to the level of $70 this weekend, which spurs rumors about the start of the bull race of Bitcoin. On February 1, LTC/USD briefly overcame the $70 barrier, saying it had reached local highs of $71.50. Like numerous other significant...

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Crypto lending startup BlockFi now supports LTC and USDC

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A crypto loaning company BlockFi added Litecoin and USD Coin to its supported assets. It'll allow the users to buy, sell, and get credits backed by the currencies. Zac Prince, the CEO of this startup said, that during this year, their organization aims to add 5-10 new assets, including LTC and...

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Burger King Venezuela now accepts crypto payments

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All-time famous food chain Burger King has implemented not just Bitcoin but other cryptocurrencies to its system as well. So if you live in Venezuela and have Ether (ETH), Litecoin (LTC), Binance Coin (BNB), Dash (DASH), or Tether (USDT) then you can have access to some great food from Burger King!...

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8 years - $500 billion transactions made in Litecoin network

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Litecoin, also known as Digital Silver, celebrated its 8th birthday on Sunday, October 13th. One of the oldest cryptos in the space, today Litecoin ranks sixth in terms of capitalization in the CoinMarketCap rating. The network was launched on October 13, 2011, and this date is considered the...