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USDT Price Volatility Continues Despite Binance Debunking Delisting Rumors

themerkle | 10-15-2018

No one will deny Tether’s USDT stablecoin is a bit controversial. That image has only been reinforced today, as the currency proves to be anything but stable in value. A current market dip pushes the below per USDT below the $0.96 mark. A very odd situation for a currency allegedly pegged to the value of […]The post USDT Price Volatility Continues Despite Binance Debunking Delisting Rumors appeared first on NullTX.

Categories: USDT|Exchange|Trading|Market
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Bitcoin Explodes to $7,000 within 24 Hours; What Caused the Short-Term Rally?

newsbtc | 10-15-2018

After months of bearish action, the Bitcoin price on Monday soared above $7,000 within a matter of hours. BTC/USD bounced from $6,269 earlier today to establish fresh highs towards $6,950, according to CoinMarketCap, adding approximately $9 billion to its market cap. On some exchanges, including Hong Kong-based BitFinex, the pair skyrocketed above $7,000. Weak USDT...The post Bitcoin Explodes to $7,000 within 24 Hours; What Caused the Short-Term Rally? appeared first on NewsBTC.

Categories: BTC|Trading|Market|USDT|Exchange
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‘EOS Will Die in a Horrible Dumpster Fire in the Next Five Years,’ Says Bitcoin Developer

livebitcoinnews | 10-15-2018

In a recent interview, Jimmy Song, Bitcoin core developer and educator, called EOS a scam and recommended that young developers keep away from such projects. More Criticism for EOS Jimmy Song, a Bitcoin core developer who now spends time educating people around the world about blockchain technology, in a recent interview with an online crypto publication,...The post ‘EOS Will Die in a Horrible Dumpster Fire in the Next Five Years,’ Says Bitcoin Developer appeared first on Live Bitcoin News.

Categories: BTC|Blockchain|Technology
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Sony Develops Blockchain Solution for Rights Management with Internal Partnerships

cointelegraph | 10-15-2018

Sony’s internal partnership with Sony Music Entertainment Japan and Sony Global Education will work on solving rights management falsification through blockchain

Categories: Blockchain|Asia
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From deposits’ pause to today’s mess: All the speculations surrounding Tether and BitFinex

cryptopotato | 10-15-2018

TL;DR • Conspiracy and a pump scheme for Bitcoin and stable coins. Crazy, even for the volatile crypto markets. • The current market situation seems to have brought Bitfinex exchange under the spotlight. • This seems to be far from being the end of odd happenings at Bitfinex.   Bitfinex, among the largest cryptocurrency exchanges, announced […]The post From deposits’ pause to today’s mess: All the speculations surrounding Tether and BitFinex appeared first on CryptoPotato.

Categories: Exchange|USDT|Market|BTC
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Ethereum Price Watch: Currency Makes Impressive Recovery, Stabilizes Around the $220 Mark

themerkle | 10-15-2018

After experiencing a barrage of bearish pressure over the past few days, Ether has once again garnered fresh market support and crossed the $215 threshold. As can be observed from the chart below, the premier digital asset started its upward ascent early today morning, with the price of a single ETH token scaling all the […]The post Ethereum Price Watch: Currency Makes Impressive Recovery, Stabilizes Around the $220 Mark appeared first on NullTX.

Categories: ETH|Trading|BTC|Market|ICO
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Latest on Ripple: Talks with Trump’s Office, Partnership with SWIFT, No Release Date for Cobalt

coinspeaker | 10-15-2018

The new week has just started and it comes with a few itching updates on the market’s third largest cryptocurrency, the XPR precisely. The post Latest on Ripple: Talks with Trump’s Office, Partnership with SWIFT, No Release Date for Cobalt appeared first on CoinSpeaker.

Categories: XRP|Altcoin
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Crypto Trading Models: CFDs, Exchanges and Decentralized Exchanges

financemagnates | 10-15-2018

Cryptocurrency exchanges do not fall under the same regulations that other kinds of asset exchanges do.

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100,000 ETH Shorts Close as Cryptos Jump with Premiums All Around

trustnodes | 10-15-2018

Ethereum shorts are getting called following some chaotic trading frenzy, with about 100,000 eth quickly closed as price spiked to a high of $250 on Bitfinex at a $30 premium...The post 100,000 ETH Shorts Close as Cryptos Jump with Premiums All Around appeared first on Trustnodes.

Categories: ETH|Trading|Exchange
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Despite the Falling Market, Lynked.World Secures Impressive $5 Million in Support from Institutional Funds

bitcoinist | 10-15-2018

The great news is out: Lynked.World was able to forge a strategic partnership with the leading blockchain investment firm Pecunio Investments. According to the freshly signed deal, Pecunio’s support of the project will amount to up to $5M. Pecunio is a Dubai-based venture capital fund that holds an ever growing portfolio of blockchain companies with its most recent investments being in leading projects like CoinSeason, Alchemy, Photochain to name a few and is renowned forRead MoreThe post Despite the Falling Market, Lynked.World Secures Impressive $5 Million in Support from Institutional Funds appeared first on Bitcoinist.com.

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Web 3.0 Developer Blockstack Unveils Its Decentralization Roadmap

coinspeaker | 10-15-2018

Blockstack, a blockchain startup that is specialized in Web 3.0 development, has taken a decision to decentralize its corporate governance structure.The post Web 3.0 Developer Blockstack Unveils Its Decentralization Roadmap appeared first on CoinSpeaker.

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Venezuelan Citizens Forced to Pay for Passports in Petro

blokt | 10-15-2018

The Cafe con Leche index shows the inflation of the Venezuelan Bolivar at 127,173% over the past year. The index tracks the price of one item, a coffee with milk. The hyperinflation has resulted in Venezuela spiraling into economic and political turmoil. What began this spiral of hyperinflation? The short answer is an excessive printing of […]Venezuelan Citizens Forced to Pay for Passports in Petro was originally found on [blokt] - Blockchain, Bitcoin & Cryptocurrency News.

Categories: Market|BTC|Blockchain|Trading
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Bytecoin Forecast. The future for BCN after delisting from Binance and Okex

coinnounce | 10-15-2018

Published on CoinnounceUnderstanding the potential of Bytecoin, despite its hard times. Why would a cryptocurrency fail? One must understand very firmly that all the ebbs and flows are a part of its daily operations. When a particular cryptocurrency has a fundamental use case and even performs really well, then it is absolutely inevitable for it to remain […]The post Bytecoin Forecast. The future for BCN after delisting from Binance and Okex appeared first on Coinnounce.

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Ethereum (ETH) Price Analysis – October 15

cryptoglobe | 10-15-2018

ETH is in a bearish trend in its short-term outlook. The bears' pressure that pushed ETHUSD to in the demand area earlier today was short-lived at $197.59

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Total Ban on Crypto Exchanges Unnecessary: Hong Kong Regulator

ccn | 10-15-2018

The outgoing chairman of Hong Kong’s securities regulator has – unlike China – ruled out a total ban on domestic cryptocurrency exchanges, suggesting formal regulations instead. Hong Kong’s Securities and Futures Commission (SFC) is drawing plans in reaction to the growing appetite for cryptocurrencies like bitcoin among retail investors and traders – by regulating theThe post Total Ban on Crypto Exchanges Unnecessary: Hong Kong Regulator appeared first on CCN

Categories: Asia|BTC|Regulation|Business
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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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PBoC's Digital Currency Chief Departs to Lead Securities Clearing House

coindesk | 10-15-2018

The former chief of China's central bank digital currency initiative has left the role to lead the country's central securities clearing house.

Categories: Asia|Fiat
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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

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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

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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.

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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.

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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

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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 [...]

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