Where Does Europe Spend its Bitcoin? The Answer Will Surprise You!

Source: iStock/thamerpic With more and more of us now choosing to spend our cryptocurrency holdings – instead of simply hoarding tokens – you might assume that people are starting to spend big on finance and investment. And according to…

New Institutionals Poured Hundreds of Millions in Crypto Last Year

Source: iStock/alphaspirit New institutional investors flocking into Bitcoin helped major digital asset manager Grayscale Investments to raise over USD 600 million in 2019, or more than in 2013-2018 combined.Cumulative investment across the…

This is 'The Strongest Validation' of the Bitcoin Safe Haven Theory

Source: iStock/Kittikorn The bitcoin (BTC) safe haven narrative perhaps got its strongest confirmation in the wake of the U.S. missile strike in Iran, and it showed growth as a legitimate asset class, finds crypto market analysis firm Coin Metrics.The…

Bitcoin and Altcoins Bulls Remain In the Driver's Seat

Bitcoin price remained in a bullish zone and extended its upward move above the USD 8,550 and USD 8,700 resistance levels. BTC/USD traded towards the USD 9,000 level and formed a swing high near USD 8,850. It corrected lower recently, but the…

These 21 Leading Crypto Industry Players to Advice OECD on Blockchain

Source: iStock/Bluberries The Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) has recruited some of the biggest names in cryptocurrency and blockchain technology to advise it on blockchain-related matters and distributed ledger…

55 Contracts Mark First Day of Bitcoin Options on CME

Source: iStock/pick-uppath Following the launch of bitcoin options trading on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange (CME) yesterday, the exchange reported that 55 options contracts changed hands during the first day of trading.Each options contract…

Bitcoin Options May Bring More Institutional Investors - JPMorgan

Source: iStock/honglouwawa Yet another step forward in the institutional adoption of bitcoin will be taken today with the launch of the much-anticipated bitcoin options market by the major financial derivatives marketplace Chicago Mercantile…

Derivatives Giant CME to Launch Bitcoin Options on Monday

Source: iStock/jpgfactory Major financial derivatives marketplace Chicago Mercantile Exchange Group (CME) is seemingly ready to launch its long-awaited options on Bitcoin (BTC) futures on January 13.As BTC's market capitalization is growing,…

Bitcoin and Altcoins Trend Turning Bearish

Bitcoin price remained in a bearish zone and failed to stay above the key USD 8,000 and USD 7,850 support levels. BTC/USD is now closing in towards USD 7,700, below which the price could test the next major support near USD 7,550 in the coming…

Bitcoin to Surpass USD 20K, But Brace for a Surprise - BitPay CCO

Source: iStock/brightstars As every year, be prepared that something unforeseen could happen in 2020 also, fueling another bitcoin (BTC) rally, Sonny Singh, chief commercial officer of major crypto payment processor BitPay, reminded. In either…