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Bitcoin Cash (BCH) Corrects Lower After Record-Setting Weekend

Posted on August 21st, 2017.

The Bitcoin Cash (BCH) offshoot soared to new records over the weekend, as higher trade volume and a boost in mining profitability drove gains. However, prices have since come crashing down amid a broad pullback in the newly forged cryptocurrency. BCH Approached $1,000 Over the Weekend Bitcoin Cash jumped 44% to $996.92 on Saturday,...

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NEO Springboards to Top-Ten Cryptocurrency with $2.4 Billion in Assets

Posted on August 16th, 2017.

NEO has skyrocketed in recent weeks, placing it among the world’s top-performing cryptocurrencies and offering further credence to China’s leadership role in the market. NEO Surges to New Highs The so-called “Ethereum of China” is up 500% over the past 14 days. At the time of writing, prices were up 13.8% to...

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The Bitcoin-Google Connection?

Posted on August 16th, 2017.

Bitcoin has more than doubled over the past month, as the hype and euphoria around crypto-investing continue to outweigh fears of a burgeoning asset bubble. For one astute cryptocurrency analyst, bitcoin’s year-long rally appears to be a self-fulfilling prophecy. Google ‘Bitcoin’ and See How Many Results Show Up At the...

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Bitcoin Forges New Highs as Prices Quadruple This Year

Posted on August 14th, 2017.

Bitcoin’s relentless surge continued over the weekend, with prices crossing $4,000.00 for the first time since the cryptocurrency was introduced back in 2009. BTC/USD: On to a New Milestone The BTC/USD exchange rate reached a high of $4,190 for a new all-time record, according to Bitstamp. After a brief pause, Bitcoin’s...

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Ethereum Up 50% in Last Two Weeks on South Korea, ICO Hype

Posted on August 11th, 2017.

Ethereum (ETH/USD) has been pushing higher over the past two weeks, with prices crawling back above $300.00 for the first time since June. ETH/USD Hits One-Month High The ETH/USD exchange rate approached $315.00 on Wednesday, the highest level in over a month. The price pulled back on Thursday to settle just above $300.00. Prices held...

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Crypto Market Cap Hits Record High as Value Doubles in Three Weeks

Posted on August 9th, 2017.

The combined value of all cryptocurrencies soared to record highs this week, with bitcoin pulling away from the pack amid growing institutional sponsorship and safe haven status. Crypto Market Surpasses $120 Billion The cryptocurrency market was valued at roughly $124 billion on Tuesday, according to Coinmarketcap.com. That’s...

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Bitcoin’s Offensive Continues as Prices Breach $3,400

Posted on August 8th, 2017.

Bitcoin’s value jumped to a new record on Tuesday, a clear indication that the bull market was back in vogue following a month of turmoil. $3,000 & Beyond The virtual currency (BTC/USD) rose 2.4% to $3,468.00 in overnight trading, according to Bitstamp. Before the weekend, the BTC/USD had crossed the $3,000 mark only once. At...

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Ethereum Catches Fire Amid Broad Rally in Digital Currency Market

Posted on August 7th, 2017.

Ethereum leaped to one-month highs over the weekend, as a relief rally swept the digital currency market following a volatile start to the month. ETH/USD Price Levels Prices climbed above $270.00 an ether on Sunday before paring gains later in the session. At the time of writing, the ETH/USD exchange rate is down nearly 5% at $259.00,...

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Bitcoin Cash: Lack of Support for BCH Deposits Will Limit Price Discovery

Posted on August 4th, 2017.

The price of Bitcoin Cash is fluctuating wildly just days after it was minted – a trend expected to continue as bitcoin users face difficulty accessing their BCH deposits. Early-Stage Volatility BCH price discovery was off to a rocky start on Tuesday, with volatility extending throughout the week. Values peaked at $756.93 on...

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Economy

Dollar Perils Likely to Continue as Political Drama Hangs Over Washington

Posted on July 31st, 2017.

Donald Trump’s tenure as U.S. president has been a boon to U.S. stocks. But it has also been a disaster for the U.S. dollar – a consequence some analysts are attributing to political discord in Washington. What’s Ailing the Dollar? To be sure, the dollar’s sickly performance can be attributed to many factors. The...

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Ethereum Prices on Track for 35% Monthly Drop

Posted on July 30th, 2017.

It has been a difficult month for ethereum. The world’s No. 2 digital currency has lost a third of its value over the past 30 days following a series of cyber breaches targeting vulnerable wallets and ICOs. Ethereum Struggles to Regain Momentum Ethereum (ETH/USD) was trading near $197.00 Sunday at 6:30 BST, according to Bitfinex....

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Bitcoin’s 10% Plunge Reveals Underlying Concerns About Currency Split

Posted on July 26th, 2017.

Bitcoin’s volatile ride continued Tuesday, with prices dropping to their lowest in five days as concerns over the activation of SegWit2x weighed on investors. Bitcoin (BTC/USD) plunged more than 10% on Tuesday, reaching a low near $2470.00, according to Bitstamp. The drop erased most of the progress made last week after developers...

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Bitcoin Hovers Near Six-Week High as 99% of Computing Power Backs SegWit

Posted on July 24th, 2017.

Digital currency bitcoin is trading near six-week highs, as the blockchain community’s most divisive battle reached its conclusion – at least, for now. Bitcoin (BTC/USD) traded above $2,800.00 over the weekend, as prices came within a few hundred dollars of last month’s record high. The digital currency was trading at...

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Bitcoin Prices (BTC/USD) Poised for 17% Weekly Gain as Institutional Cash Floods Back In

Posted on July 21st, 2017.

Bitcoin prices (BTC/USD) were down at the start of Friday trading, but were poised for a dramatic weekly rise amid easing concern over the future of the digital currency. The cryptocurrency was down 5% to $2,729.58 at 5:42 BST, according to Bitstamp. It had approached $2,900 on Thursday as the market clawed back toward record highs. At...

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Bitcoin Prices Rebound as Crypto-Market Shows Signs of Stability

Posted on July 20th, 2017.

Bitcoin prices swung higher Thursday, as a sense of calm returned to the cryptocurrency market following a prolonged period of volatile moves. Bitcoin (BTC/USD) was trading near session highs at 12:55 BST, having gained 8.5% to $2,457.14, according to Bitstamp. Prices opened at $2,294.41 and have been trekking higher ever since. At its...

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Trading 101: Introduction to Currency Pairs, Part 1

Posted on June 16th, 2017.

Trading fiat and crypto-currencies involves an awful lot of simple and not so simple technical terms to learn. One of the most basic ones is the term “currency-pair” which comes from the fact that you always compare (and trade) a currency to another when you are talking about the “price” of it. That’s right, there is no such thing as...

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The Week in Review: Cryptocurrencies Shine as Global Stocks Rise

Posted on April 1st, 2017.

Weekly Recap Asset Current Value Weekly Change S&P 500 2363 0.80% DAX 12312 2.06% WTI Crude Oil 50.81 5.92% GOLD 1247.50 -0.24% Bitcoin 1072 1.19% EUR/USD 1.0657 -1.49% The correction that took hold of global stock markets last week didn’t last too long and the leaders of the rally, namely the Nasdaq and the DAX, were once again...

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How to Start Trading Cryptocurrencies

Posted on March 31st, 2017.

Cryptocurrency trading can be extremely profitable if you know what you are doing, but it can also lead to disaster. Even though most traders decide to either go with fiat or bitcoin, other cryptocurrencies can represent viable income sources, as long you as you tread carefully and understand what you are doing. This guide is for those...

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Weekly Analysis: The Trump Saga Continues, so does Ethereum’s Surge

Posted on March 26th, 2017.

Asset Current Value Weekly Change S&P 500 2344 -1.44% DAX 12064 -0.55% WTI Crude Oil 48.10 -1.39% GOLD 1243.50 1.07% Bitcoin 926 -13.57% EUR/USD 1.0798 0.56% 5 Things to Watch Next Week The Dollar: Will the weakness continue? The US Dollar has been in trouble since the recent Federal Reserve meeting, despite the fact that the central...

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Bitcoin Is the Red Pill of Freedom

Posted on March 7th, 2017.

What is a “dollar”? One of the best-kept secrets of modern finance is the nature of money itself. I recall a televised dialogue between Ron Paul and Alan Greenspan, when the latter was the Chairman of the Federal Reserve Bank. He was asked by Ron Paul what exactly a dollar is. Greenspan’s answer was: “I don’t know.” Now I ask this...

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