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The Daily: Tether Sheds Its Peg

bitcoin.com | 10-15-2018

What kind of a world are we living in when bitcoin and tether, two of the stablest currencies in the cryptosphere, break out at the same time? Bitcoin is headed north while tether has taken a tumble in events that are closely linked. Of course, there’s other news in this edition of The Daily, like […]The post The Daily: Tether Sheds Its Peg appeared first on Bitcoin News.

Categories: USDT|BTC|Exchange
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Match-Trade Launches Cryptocurrency Payments Solution

financemagnates | 10-15-2018

Match2pay should allow brokers to start accepting cryptocurrency payments

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Bitfinex Releases Statement on Fiat Deposits After Panic Causes Bitcoin-Tether Premium to Hit All-Time-High

cryptoglobe | 10-15-2018

Major cryptocurrency exchange Bitfinex has today (Oct 15th) released a statement addressing the pausing of fiat deposits on the exchange last Thursday (Oct 11th). The statements comes amidst an all-time-high Bitcoin price premium on Bitfinex of 11.28% as the lead image shows.

Categories: Exchange|Fiat|BTC|Trading
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IBM’s Blockchain Patents: From Food-Tracking and Shipping to IoT and Security Solutions

cointelegraph | 10-15-2018

IBM’s 89 blockchain patents, or how the company has set an impressive pace to catch for tech giants in the decentralized space

Categories: Blockchain|Technology
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Binance Opens Its First Fiat-to-Crypto Exchange – Binance Uganda

blokt | 10-15-2018

After four months of anticipation, Binance Uganda will officially open up trading by accepting deposits and withdrawals of Ugandan Shillings on Wednesday, October 17, 2018. According to the press release, Binance Uganda will also begin standard Know Your Customer (KYC) procedures. Binance Uganda Opens up Trading According to the official statement, Binance announced the launch […]Binance Opens Its First Fiat-to-Crypto Exchange – Binance Uganda was originally found on [blokt] - Blockchain, Bitcoin & Cryptocurrency News.

Categories: Exchange|Trading|BTC|Blockchain
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Premier Educational Institutions Invest in Crypto, Including MIT, Stanford, and Harvard

blokt | 10-15-2018

The Senate Banking Committee has been hearing testimonies from various stakeholders in the cryptocurrency industry and their opposers. Legislators are yet to decide if cryptocurrency, and thus the technology behind it, is the most significant technological innovations of this generation or the “mother of all scams,” as notable economist Nouriel Roubini calls it. However, away […]Premier Educational Institutions Invest in Crypto, Including MIT, Stanford, and Harvard was originally found on [blokt] - Blockchain, Bitcoin & Cryptocurrency News.

Categories: BTC|Regulation|Blockchain|Technology
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‘Too Many Disappointing ICOs’. Crypto Payment Startup Launches With ‘No Funding’ Strategy

cointelegraph | 10-15-2018

A blockchain-based startup which aims to make crypto payments more prolific has embraced a no funding strategy – launching with an array of features #SPONSORED

Categories: ICO|Blockchain|Sponsored
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Tether Crashes, Bitcoin Rises

trustnodes | 10-15-2018

Tether has fallen to its lowest level ever since it was invented in 2015, reaching $0.85 to the dollar around 7:50 AM this London morning. Within a period of about...The post Tether Crashes, Bitcoin Rises appeared first on Trustnodes.

Categories: USDT|BTC|Fiat
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Bitcoin Exchange Bitfinex Announces New Reporting Tools for Users

ccn | 10-15-2018

Bitfinex has announced that launch of a new suite of reporting tools intended to help users gain greater control over their trades and give them useful insights into their activities on the platform. In a blogpost on its website, Bitfinex revealed that the tools are designed to enable users gain unlimited insights by viewing asThe post Bitcoin Exchange Bitfinex Announces New Reporting Tools for Users appeared first on CCN

Categories: Exchange|BTC
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Bitfinex Vows to End Deposit Freeze as ‘Stablecoin’ Tether Falls Below 90 Cents

bitcoinist | 10-15-2018

USD-backed stablecoin Tether (USDT) fell below $0.90 on Bitfinex as concerns over its reserves forced traders to buy Bitcoin and other digital assets.  Tether Drops 5 Percent While Major Assets Jump Data from Coinmarketcap shows a sudden fall in USDT , countered by a 5 percent rise in the price of Bitcoin (BTC) , coinciding with news that exchange Bitfinex would resolve its ongoing fiat deposit freeze by Tuesday. Bitfinex, whose CEO also leads Tether’sRead MoreThe post Bitfinex Vows to End Deposit Freeze as ‘Stablecoin’ Tether Falls Below 90 Cents appeared first on Bitcoinist.com.

Categories: USDT|Exchange|BTC|Trading|Altcoin
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Ripple Price Analysis: XRP/USD Ready for a Reversal?

livebitcoinnews | 10-15-2018

Ripple has been moving below a descending trend line visible on its 1-hour time frame but looks ready to reverse from this drop as it attempts an upside break. Price is starting to close above the trend line and also the 100 SMA dynamic resistance to signal a pickup in bullish pressure. However, the 100...The post Ripple Price Analysis: XRP/USD Ready for a Reversal? appeared first on Live Bitcoin News.

Categories: XRP|Trading|Market|BTC
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Bitcoin Price Watch: BTC/USD’s Upside Drift, Reversal And Tether’s Decline

newsbtc | 10-15-2018

Key Points Bitcoin price rallied above the $6,600 and $6,700 resistances and later reversed gains against the US Dollar. There was a break above a major bearish trend line with resistance at $6,310 on the hourly chart of the BTC/USD pair (data feed from Kraken). Tether (USDT) pairs rallied above the $7,000 and $7,500, but...The post Bitcoin Price Watch: BTC/USD’s Upside Drift, Reversal And Tether’s Decline appeared first on NewsBTC.

Categories: BTC|Trading|USDT|Market|Fiat
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Report: Barclays Drops Plan for Cryptocurrency Trading Desk

bitcoin.com | 10-15-2018

Barclays (LSE: BARC) has reportedly scrapped its plan to launch a cryptocurrency trading desk. However, it remain unclear whether the U.K. banking giant is acting under pressure from regulators or for other reasons, such as insufficient demand for crypto-related services from hedge funds. Also Read: Research: Corporations Fail to Deliver on Blockchain Hype, Scalability a […]The post Report: Barclays Drops Plan for Cryptocurrency Trading Desk appeared first on Bitcoin News.

Categories: Trading|BTC|Blockchain
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Litecoin Price Pursues the $60 Level Despite Losses Against Bitcoin

themerkle | 10-15-2018

A lot of cryptocurrencies have noted some strong gains over the past few hours. This is primarily because Bitcoin is firing on all cylinders during this brief bullish spell. The Litecoin price also reaps the benefits of this uptrend, as it has surpassed $55 once again. The losses against Bitcoin, however, are a bit worrisome. Litecoin […]The post Litecoin Price Pursues the $60 Level Despite Losses Against Bitcoin appeared first on NullTX.

Categories: LTC|BTC|Trading|Altcoin
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Has Bitcoin Bottomed Out With its Last Dip at $6,200? Investors Optimistic

newsbtc | 10-15-2018

Since Bitcoin found a foothold in the $6,200-$6,800 range in early-August, crypto traders have been doing their best to discern where this unpredictable market will head next. But, with positive crypto-centric news becoming commonplace, there has been an unprecedented number of investors, commentators, and industry leaders that have foreseen a bottom in the tumultuous cryptocurrency market. “Last...The post Has Bitcoin Bottomed Out With its Last Dip at $6,200? Investors Optimistic appeared first on NewsBTC.

Categories: BTC|Business|Market|Trading
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Hong Kong’s Security Watchdog to Propose Crypto Regulation, Chairman Says

cointelegraph | 10-15-2018

The chairman of Hong Kong’s securities watchdog — who is about to retire — announces possible regulation for crypto exchanges

Categories: Asia|Regulation
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Gibraltar MoC: Regulation Will Ensure Blockchain Firms’ Sustainability

financemagnates | 10-15-2018

We spoke to Alberto Isola about Brexit, cryptocurrencies and his efforts at turning Gibraltar into a blockchain hub

Categories: Blockchain|Regulation
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Wallet App and ‘Identity Hub’: New Blockchain-based ID Solutions Planned by Microsoft

coinspeaker | 10-15-2018

The technical giant Microsoft is getting more into the blockchain as it has presented two decentralized business products served for users’ digital identity protection. The post Wallet App and ‘Identity Hub’: New Blockchain-based ID Solutions Planned by Microsoft appeared first on CoinSpeaker.

Categories: Blockchain|Trading|Business
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ABCC: a Rising Star for the Crypto Space Building Innovative Exchange Platform

coinspeaker | 10-15-2018

To stand out from other crypto exchanges, ABCC platform is forward thinking from the start. It sponsored DELTA Summit right next to Binance, stakes on its strong team of experienced professionals and a unique nature of its AT token. The post ABCC: a Rising Star for the Crypto Space Building Innovative Exchange Platform appeared first on CoinSpeaker.

Categories: Exchange|ICO|Altcoin|Sponsored
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Epoch Partners Limited Launches First Crypto IPO

financemagnates | 10-15-2018

Subscriptions for the fund will be capped at 100 billion Yen, which translates to around $900 million.

Categories: Asia|Fiat
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Price of Tether Stablecoin Tanks to 18-Month Low

coindesk | 10-15-2018

The price of the tether stablecoin (USDT) has fallen to an 18-month low, despite a general rise in the wider crypto markets.

Categories: USDT|Market|Trading
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Bitcoin Surges Over 10% Amid Massive Tether (USDT) Selloff

cryptoglobe | 10-15-2018

Bitcoin (BTC) has surged over 10% in the past 24 hours, briefly surpassing the $7,000 mark according to data from CryptoCompare. The BTC price is also fluctuating rapidly as it’s trading at $6,934.81 at press time. Market analysts believe the massive Tether (USDT) selloff might be the reason why the BTC price has surged so rapidly as the market’s nervousness about Tether has sparked a selloff into BTC and other stablecoin alternatives.

Categories: BTC|USDT|Trading|Market
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Cardano Price Analysis: ADA/USD Surging Towards $0.090

newsbtc | 10-15-2018

Key Highlights ADA price formed a decent support near the $0.0700 level and rallied recently against the US Dollar (tethered). There was a break above a key bearish trend line with resistance at $0.0802 on the hourly chart of the ADA/USD pair (data feed via Bittrex). The pair is placed nicely in a positive zone...The post Cardano Price Analysis: ADA/USD Surging Towards $0.090 appeared first on NewsBTC.

Categories: ADA|Trading|Market|Fiat
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Crypto Price Alert – BTC, ETH, XRP Price Rises Over 6% in an Hour

themerkle | 10-15-2018

It was only hours ago that the cryptocurrency market was stagnant after the price dip last week. Now, it looks like in a matter of hours the overall cryptocurrency market cap gained roughly $15 billion causing most cryptos to rise. Things in crypto move fast. One day, prices may drop significantly causing panic among traders, […]The post Crypto Price Alert – BTC, ETH, XRP Price Rises Over 6% in an Hour appeared first on NullTX.

Categories: Trading|BTC|ETH|XRP|Market
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Bitcoin Price Explodes to $7,500 as Tether Loses USD Peg

ccn | 10-15-2018

Bitcoin price surged 9 percent within hours as Tether started losing its grip on the USD-peg. The BTC/USD pair closed yesterday on a modest 2 percent gain in pennant formation action following the recent drop. Nevertheless, the couple started picking momentum during the early Asian trading session and jumped to as high as 7800-fiat fromThe post Bitcoin Price Explodes to $7,500 as Tether Loses USD Peg appeared first on CCN

Categories: BTC|USDT|Trading
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Crypto Roundup - 15 October 2018

cryptoglobe | 10-15-2018

All coins from the top 10 coins by 24-hour volume posted positive changes, ranging from 3.27% to 11.27%. Coinbase users facing cryptocurrency withdrawal delays up to a week. Ethereum Classic incubator program receives 120 Start-Up applications.

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EOS/USD Price Analysis: Trends of October 15–21, 2018

coinspeaker | 10-15-2018

Should the bears increase their pressure, the coin may be pushed down and break the support level of $4.7.The post EOS/USD Price Analysis: Trends of October 15–21, 2018 appeared first on CoinSpeaker.

Categories: Market|Trading|Altcoin
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Blockchain Refresh: Why KPMG's New Strategy Focuses on Customs

coindesk | 10-15-2018

Big Four consultancy KPMG is expanding its blockchain activities beyond pure financial services work to explore a less-traveled path.

Categories: Blockchain|Regulation
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Ethereum’s Constantinople Hard Fork Might Not Be Possible in 2018

coinspeaker | 10-15-2018

Ethereum’s Constantinople hard fork was tested on the Ropsten network and faced consensus issue. The developers are trying to solve the problem, but the hard fork is unlikely to be activated this year.The post Ethereum’s Constantinople Hard Fork Might Not Be Possible in 2018 appeared first on CoinSpeaker.

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MasterCard, VISA to Classify Crypto, ICOs as ‘High Risk,’ Increase Monitoring, Sources Say

cointelegraph | 10-15-2018

Payment giants MasterCard and VISA will soon group cryptocurrency and Initial Coin Offering (ICO) jurisdictions in a new “high risk” category, sources say

Categories: ICO|BTC
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Bitcoin Price Analysis: BTC/USD Another Triangle Bounce!

livebitcoinnews | 10-15-2018

Bitcoin had a sharp selloff last week but the support of its long-term triangle held and the price looks ready for a bounce back to the top. The moving averages are still oscillating to signal consolidation conditions, so the resistance might hold again. Besides, this is right in line with the broken rising channel seen...The post Bitcoin Price Analysis: BTC/USD Another Triangle Bounce! appeared first on Live Bitcoin News.

Categories: BTC|Trading|Market
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XRP Price is Poised to Hit $0.5 Again Later Today

themerkle | 10-15-2018

Today is already shaping up to be a very good day for cryptocurrencies. For all intents and purposes, this current massive leap will not last all that long. At the same time, it is the momentum all markets direly needed. XRP is on the right track today, as its value has risen by nearly 10% […]The post XRP Price is Poised to Hit $0.5 Again Later Today appeared first on NullTX.

Categories: XRP|Trading|Market
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Ripple Price Analysis: XRP/USD Rallies Above $0.4200

newsbtc | 10-15-2018

Key Highlights Ripple price rallied recently and broke the $0.4200-0.4300 resistance against the US dollar. There was a break above two key bearish trend lines with resistance near $0.4200 on the hourly chart of the XRP/USD pair (data source from Kraken). The pair cleared the all-important $0.4200 resistance and the 100 hourly simple moving average....The post Ripple Price Analysis: XRP/USD Rallies Above $0.4200 appeared first on NewsBTC.

Categories: XRP|Trading|Market|Fiat
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Bitcoin News Summary – October 15, 2018

99bitcoins | 10-15-2018

The post Bitcoin News Summary – October 15, 2018 appeared first on 99 Bitcoins.Here’s what happened this week in Bitcoin in 99 seconds.  Major exchange and Tether operator, Bitfinex, has imposed a temporary ban on all fiat deposits. Clients are no longer able to deposit Euros, Dollars, Yen or Pounds to the exchange. Withdrawals are reportedly working normally. Bitfinex has said that they expect the issue to [...]

Categories: Exchange|BTC|Fiat|USDT
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Tether Forces Bitcoin to Achieve $7,500, Crypto Market Adds $20 Billion

newsbtc | 10-15-2018

The crypto market and Bitcoin investors were in for a shock on Monday morning, as Tether, a self-proclaimed “stablecoin,” fell 6% below its U.S. Dollar (USD) peg amid a growing sense of confusion within the cryptosphere. Tether, Bitfinex Worries Plague Crypto Market During the wee hours of Monday morning, crypto assets saw a strong, but suspicious...The post Tether Forces Bitcoin to Achieve $7,500, Crypto Market Adds $20 Billion appeared first on NewsBTC.

Categories: USDT|BTC|Market|Exchange|Fiat
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Newsflash: Bitcoin Surges to $7,500 on Bitfinex Due to Tether Implosion, Real Price $6,700

ccn | 10-15-2018

The price of Bitcoin has surged from $6,300 to $7,500 on Bitfinex, a major cryptocurrency exchange that reportedly operates Tether LLC, a firm that oversees the development of stablecoin Tether (USDT). Bitcoin is being traded with a significant premium on exchanges that have integrated USDT such as OKEx and Huobi, because traders have initiated theThe post Newsflash: Bitcoin Surges to $7,500 on Bitfinex Due to Tether Implosion, Real Price $6,700 appeared first on CCN

Categories: USDT|BTC|Exchange|Trading
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Bitcoin price spikes $600 in an hour, Tether premium skews market?

cryptonewsreview | 10-15-2018

Early morning (GMT+1) trading saw the price of Bitcoin – and the other Top 10 coins – spike by close to 10% in an hour.  After a placid weekend of trading that saw Bitcoin’s price oscillate within a very tight channel, around 6am this morning the price spiked by an eye-catching $600 – briefly taking […]The post Bitcoin price spikes $600 in an hour, Tether premium skews market? appeared first on CryptoNewsReview.

Categories: Trading|BTC|USDT|Market
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North Dakota Regulator Issues Cease and Desists Against 3 ICOs

ccn | 10-15-2018

The North Dakota Securities Department last week issued cease-and-desist orders against three companies promoting initial coin offering (ICO) in the state. Karen Tyler, the Securities Commissioner, named Crystal Token, Advertiza Holdings (Pty) Ltd., and Life Cross Coin aka LifecrosscoinGmbH, as the latest offenders involved in illegal business practices related to cryptocurrencies. Investigations found that the accusedThe post North Dakota Regulator Issues Cease and Desists Against 3 ICOs appeared first on CCN

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Crypto-Fueled Music Fest Arriving in Berkeley This Month

bitcoinist | 10-15-2018

The city of Berkeley is no stranger to the alternative and experimental. This attitude lives on as UC Berkeley’s Greek Theatre gears up to host Our Music Festival, the first music fest “powered by a cryptocurrency.” The heady California city of Berkeley is historically associated with experimental and countercultural values. Berkeley will continue this tradition by hosting the world’s first crypto-powered music festival on Saturday, October 20th. The chosen venue is the legendary Greek Theatre atRead MoreThe post Crypto-Fueled Music Fest Arriving in Berkeley This Month appeared first on Bitcoinist.com.

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Bitcoin Price Jumps by 11% to Reach One-Month High Above $6.9k

coindesk | 10-15-2018

Bitcoin's price spiked by 11 percent in just two hours on Monday, climbing above $6,900 for the first time in a month.

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USDT Tether Scam Busted? The father of all scams?

coinnounce | 10-15-2018

Published on CoinnounceThe Father of all Scams, Tether, Busted? The price of USDT has fell to a low of $0.96 is continuing to fall as trader are buying any cryptocurrency in exchange for Tether or USDT, which also brought a rally in major cryptocurrencies. Bitcoin broke $7000 on Binance and Ethereum $228.   Is the Scam Busted? […]The post USDT Tether Scam Busted? The father of all scams? appeared first on Coinnounce.

Categories: USDT|BTC|ETH|Exchange|Trading
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Tether USDT is Crashing. Bitcoin is Skyrocketing and Touched $7000

cryptopotato | 10-15-2018

During the past week we discussed about the decreasing value of Tether USDT; About BitFinex issues with the HSBC Bank, and about the gap that becomes wider and wider between USD and USDT. During the recent minutes, Bitcoin spiked to a high of $7079 on Bitfinex. The cause is likely to be heavy traders selling […]The post Tether USDT is Crashing. Bitcoin is Skyrocketing and Touched $7000 appeared first on CryptoPotato.

Categories: USDT|BTC|Exchange|Fiat
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Bitcoin Exchanges Shutdown in India Due to Regulations, Pivot to ATMs

newsbtc | 10-15-2018

To improve crypto-to-fiat liquidity in India amidst an ongoing banking ban, Indian exchanges are finding methods that could function inside the grey areas of law. Unocoin in its latest announcement revealed its plan to launch a network of Bitcoin ATMs across India. The Bengaluru-based crypto exchange, which has been in the field since 2013 and currently boasts...The post Bitcoin Exchanges Shutdown in India Due to Regulations, Pivot to ATMs appeared first on NewsBTC.

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Ethereum Price Analysis: ETH/USD Jumps Above Key $200 Resistance

newsbtc | 10-15-2018

Key Highlights ETH price finally gained momentum and broke the $197 resistance against the US Dollar. There was a break above a key bearish trend line with resistance at $197 on the hourly chart of ETH/USD (data feed via Kraken). The pair is now placed nicely above the $197 and $200 resistance levels. Ethereum price...The post Ethereum Price Analysis: ETH/USD Jumps Above Key $200 Resistance appeared first on NewsBTC.

Categories: ETH|Trading|Market|Fiat
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Prime Suspect in Bitcoin Scam Arrested in Thailand

livebitcoinnews | 10-15-2018

Prinya Jaravijit, the main suspect in a $34 million Bitcoin scam, was arrested in Thailand after returning to the country. Justice does not always move in a swift manner. This is cause for considerable angst for many people, especially those who have been victimized. However, law enforcement, while perhaps moving slowly, is usually relentless. After...The post Prime Suspect in Bitcoin Scam Arrested in Thailand appeared first on Live Bitcoin News.

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Democratic frontrunner for US President nomination takes aim at cryptocurrency

cryptonewsreview | 10-15-2018

US Senators have hardly been giving cryptocurrencies a ringing endorsement… Amongst those expected to seek the Democratic nomination to try and defeat Donald Trump at the 2020 US Presidential election is Senator Elizabeth Warren. She’s one of the highest profile Democrats, and is widely expected to throw her hat into the ring over the next […]The post Democratic frontrunner for US President nomination takes aim at cryptocurrency appeared first on CryptoNewsReview.

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EOS Latest News, EOS Price Analysis

coinnounce | 10-15-2018

Published on CoinnounceLatest updates by the EOS community A series of Hackathons were initiated by the EOS community, so as to maintain the integrity of the software through various bug bounty programs. the recent hackathon was conducted in Nairobi of Africa on 3rd and 4th of October. The series of hackathons would finally conclude in December, with […]The post EOS Latest News, EOS Price Analysis appeared first on Coinnounce.

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XMR Long term Trading Signals: 15 October

coinnounce | 10-15-2018

Published on CoinnounceBias for Monero (XMR) – Bearish Resistance Levels – 130, $140, $150 Support Levels – $80, $70. $60   XMR is in a bearish trend on the long-term outlook. The cryptocurrency has been in the downward channel since 5th September after the long bearish engulfing candle at $138.18 that dropped XMR initially to $113.05 in […]The post XMR Long term Trading Signals: 15 October appeared first on Coinnounce.

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XRP Long Term Trading Signals: 15 October

coinnounce | 10-15-2018

Published on CoinnounceBias for XRP – Bearish Resistance Levels – $0.5000, $0.6000, $0.7000 Support Levels – $0.2000, $0.1000. $0.0500   XRP long-term outlook is a bearish trend. The bears’ journey to the south looks smooth with the break of the 34 EMA on 11th October with a large bearish marubozu candle and the cryptocurrency dropped to $0.3776 […]The post XRP Long Term Trading Signals: 15 October appeared first on Coinnounce.

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Bitcoin Cash Latest News, BCH Price Analysis

coinnounce | 10-15-2018

Published on CoinnounceAs the cryptocurrency market is itself very much non-deterministic in nature, advancements in the Crypto domain are hard to follow. Therefore, the article interesting recovers recent advancements with respect to Bitcoin Cash.   Achievements of Bitcoin Cash The price Surge of Bitcoin Cash can be related to the listing of Bitcoin Cash on the Gemini […]The post Bitcoin Cash Latest News, BCH Price Analysis appeared first on Coinnounce.

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