Notes From WEF: Oil-Producing Nations Want Dollar Alternatives, Just Not Bitcoin

Author: Leigh Cuen | Website: Coindesk.com
Publish on: 01/24/2020

Middle Eastern elites at the World Economic Forum are highly skeptical of bitcoin, but there are whispers about its potential for cross-border settlements in the energy sector.

Shock and Awe: Bitcoin Losing Momentum Could Result in Elliot Wave Correction to $1,000

Author: Tony Spilotro | Website: Newsbtc.com
Publish on: 01/24/2020

There’s no denying that Bitcoin is at a critical junction, either ready to fall deeper into a downtrend or explode into a new bull rally driven by pre-halving hype and speculation.

Less Chance that Bitcoin Will Crash Towards $6K, Top Analyst Explains Why

Author: Yashu Gola | Website: Newsbtc.com
Publish on: 01/24/2020

Bitcoin opened 2020 with a bang, rising by as much as 32 percent in January as investors’ appetite for safe-haven assets grew. However, the price rally is now looking to fizzle.

France charges bitcoin expert Vinnik with money laundering

Author:  | Website: Seattlepi.com
Publish on: 01/24/2020

PARIS (AP) - French officials have filed preliminary charges of money laundering and extortion against Russian bitcoin fraud suspect Alexander Vinnik, who's tangled in a multi-country legal ba

Elon Musk Reveals His True Opinion on Bitcoin and Crypto

Author: Cointelegraph By Andrey Shevchenko | Website: Cointelegraph.com
Publish on: 01/24/2020

Elon Musk finally revealed his nuanced stance on cryptocurrencies, saying that they could be a valid replacement to cash and its usage in illegal transactions

Beautiful Trendline Shows Bitcoin Is About to Explode in 2020: Travis Kling

Author: Kiril Nikolaev | Website: Crypto Coins News
Publish on: 01/24/2020

Travis Kling shared a chart showing bitcoin might be set for a bullish breakout in May 2020. Still, investors should be weary of post-halving dumps.

Coronavirus-Linked Stock Speculation Reminds Health Sector of Bitcoin

Author: Bailey Lipschultz | Website: Yahoo.com
Publish on: 01/24/2020

(Bloomberg) -- The deadly coronavirus that has sparked stock rallies for a cluster of health companies developing drugs and screening tests reminds industry watchers of the frenzies that greeted ot

Three Reasons Why Ethereum is Weaker Relative to Bitcoin, And is Down 89% From ATH

Author: Yashu Gola | Website: Newsbtc.com
Publish on: 01/24/2020

For much of recent years, crypto enthusiasts hoped that Ethereum would take Bitcoin’s place to become the leading blockchain project by market valuation.

Exchanges Hold More Bitcoin Than Ever as Coinbase Wallet Nears 1M BTC

Author: Cointelegraph By William Suberg | Website: Cointelegraph.com
Publish on: 01/24/2020

Coinbase is by far the biggest exchange hoarder of Bitcoin, with second place Binance having holdings totaling only around 250,000 coins

Elon Musk Opens Up on Bitcoin, Finally

Author: Ali | Website: Bitcoinist.com
Publish on: 01/24/2020

Elon Musk, the CEO of Tesla and SpaceX, recently attended a podcast in which he briefly discussed his views on Bitcoin, stating that he is “neither here nor there” on the digital currency.

Bitcoin is Tanking despite Coronavirus Fears; Not Really Safe-Haven

Author: Yashu Gola | Website: Newsbtc.com
Publish on: 01/24/2020

Bitcoin prices on Friday are plunging after marking their highest levels in over two months, hurt by an improving outlook of the eurozone economy, the stronger dollar, and – none the least – the Co

Alleged BTC-e boss will be extradited to France over cryptocurrency fraud

Author: Yessi Bello Perez | Website: The Next Web
Publish on: 01/24/2020

The man thought to be behind notorious cryptocurrency exchange BTC-e, which is involved in a multi-billion Bitcoin fraud case, will be extradited to France.

How to make use of your bitcoins? - Sahiwal Tv

Author: Patricia Lin | Website: Sahiwal.tv
Publish on: 01/24/2020

Launched in 2008 by the well-known Satoshi Nakamoto, the bitcoin is a type of digital forex. It's in regards to the cryptomonnaie one of the best identified and most used…

Continued Losses See Bitcoin Erase 40% of Recent Price Rally

Author: Omkar Godbole | Website: Coindesk.com
Publish on: 01/24/2020

Bitcoin's price pullback has gathered steam in the last 24 hours, erasing a major portion of the cryptocurrency's recent gains.

Lawyer: Russian Accused In Massive Bitcoin Theft Abruptly Extradited To France

Author: RFE/RL | Website: Rferl.org
Publish on: 01/24/2020

A Russian man wanted by the United States for a massive bitcoin-theft scheme has been extradited from Greece to France, the latest development in a multinational legal fight that focused attention

Iran Has a Bitcoin Strategy to Beat Trump

Author: Tanvi Ratna | Website: Foreignpolicy.com
Publish on: 01/24/2020

As the United States expands its sanctions, Iran has been ramping up its use of cryptocurrencies to get around them.

Is Square's Love for Bitcoin Helping or Hurting?

Author: newsfeedback@fool.com (Chad Henage) | Website: Fool.com
Publish on: 01/24/2020

CEO Jack Dorsey believes in the cryptocurrency's potential, but its impact on the company's margins is something investors need to think about.

Key Google Metric: Bitcoin May Explode Into $100,000 Parabolic Rally

Author: Nick Chong | Website: Newsbtc.com
Publish on: 01/24/2020

Since Bitcoin investors got a taste of parabolic price action in early-2019, during which BTC surged from the low-$3,000s to $14,000 in a few weeks’ time, they have been craving more.

US Deficit Will Be at Least 6 Times Bitcoin Market Cap — Every Year

Author: Cointelegraph By William Suberg | Website: Cointelegraph.com
Publish on: 01/24/2020

Bitcoin figures continue to highlight the dangers of U.S. economic policy as debt hits record highs of $23 trillion and dollars keep getting printed

Bitcoin And Crypto Set For A Dicey Weekend

Author: Billy Bambrough, Contributor, Billy Bambrough, Contributor https://www.forbes.com/sites/billybambrough/ | Website: Forbes.com
Publish on: 01/23/2020

Bitcoin traders and investors have been warned to expect bitcoin volatility this weekend due to Lunar New Year celebrations in China...

Bitcoin Price Rally Falters as Bulls Fight to Hold the $8.3K Support

Author: Cointelegraph By Horus Hughes | Website: Cointelegraph.com
Publish on: 01/23/2020

Bitcoin’s consolidation culminated with a downside break below the $8.3K support but bulls are fighting to hold the price above the 200-day moving average

BlockFi Adjusts Interest Rates to Lure Larger Crypto Deposits

Author: Sebastian Sinclair | Website: Coindesk.com
Publish on: 01/23/2020

BlockFi, recently announced it would make changes to the interest they pay for bitcoin and ether deposits.

Five Years of Bitcoin Trendlines All Lead to This One Point; “Fireworks” Inbound

Author: Cole Petersen | Website: Newsbtc.com
Publish on: 01/23/2020

Since Bitcoin’s genesis block was first mined, the cryptocurrency has been caught within a whirlwind that has allowed BTC to post gains that defy historical precedent.

Bitcoin’s Privacy and Scaling Tech Upgrade ‘Taproot’ Just Took a Big Step Forward

Author: Alyssa Hertig | Website: Coindesk.com
Publish on: 01/23/2020

A privacy and scalability upgrade that could turn out to be one of bitcoin's largest to date has passed a couple of milestones that were little noticed outside technical circles.

3 Reasons Why the Crypto Market is Crashing Today

Author: Ricardo Martinez | Website: Bitcoinist.com
Publish on: 01/23/2020

The global crypto market capital has shed another $7 billion today, as Bitcoin and the wider altcoin market continue to struggle to find support.

Ripple Slowing XRP Sales Could Be a Catalyst for a Massive Price Surge

Author: Cole Petersen | Website: Newsbtc.com
Publish on: 01/23/2020

XRP – the cryptocurrency with close ties to fintech company Ripple – had a rough 2019, posting yearly losses of over 40% that came about in tandem with a general rise seen by Bitcoin and other cryp

Bitcoin Slumps in Wake of Chinese New Year Slowdown Warning

Author:  | Website: Yahoo.com
Publish on: 01/23/2020

(Bloomberg) -- Bitcoin traders appear to be heeding a warning of a demand slowdown ahead of China’s lunar New Year.The largest cryptocurrency slumped as much as 4% to $8,281, while altcoins such as

Bitcoin May Stall for Six Months Before Any Major Rally; Factors & Trends

Author: Cole Petersen | Website: Newsbtc.com
Publish on: 01/23/2020

Bitcoin’s recent bout of sideways trading around the $8,600 region has resulted in a massive bear-favoring movement, with BTC now plummeting down towards the lower-$8,000 region.

Amun Launched Short Bitcoin ETP on Leading Swiss Exchange SIX

Author: Cointelegraph By Adrian Zmudzinski | Website: Cointelegraph.com
Publish on: 01/23/2020

Swiss cryptocurrency financial firm Amun AG listed a derivative giving inverse exposure to Bitcoin on Switzerland’s leading stock exchange, Six Exchange

Bitcoin Could Suffer More Losses After Breaching Key Support

Author: Charles Bovaird, Contributor, Charles Bovaird, Contributor https://www.forbes.com/sites/cbovaird/ | Website: Forbes.com
Publish on: 01/23/2020

Bitcoin prices moved below crucial support today. Is this part of a broader, downward movement, or will the cryptocurrency continue to rally in 2020?

Altcoin Market Following Early Bitcoin Path Could Lead to Life-Changing Wealth

Author: Tony Spilotro | Website: Newsbtc.com
Publish on: 01/23/2020

The price chart of the current altcoin market closely resembles that of the early Bitcoin price chart and could signal that whoever is buying the current dip across the crypto market could end up g

Five of the World’s Biggest Central Banks Unite to Research Digital Currencies

Author: Jason Dorrier | Website: Singularityhub.com
Publish on: 01/23/2020

In the beginning, there was Satoshi.

Bitcoin Price Breaks Below $8,300, Is The Bull Rally Already Over?

Author: Tony Spilotro | Website: Newsbtc.com
Publish on: 01/23/2020

Bitcoin price has been falling over the last 24 hours, potentially signaling that the recent bull rally has come to an abrupt end.

Bitcoin Plunges on Profit-taking, Losses Limited by Coronavirus Outbreak

Author: Yashu Gola | Website: Newsbtc.com
Publish on: 01/23/2020

Bitcoin entered a negative slope on Thursday as traders took profits from its latest price rally. But the cryptocurrency remained above a strong technical support level.

Peter Schiff’s Wallet Fiasco Is a Sinister Smear Campaign Against Bitcoin

Author: Kiril Nikolaev | Website: Crypto Coins News
Publish on: 01/23/2020

Peter Schiff admits that he mistook his PIN for his password. Claims he never knew his password. He's running a smear campaign against BTC.

BitMEX CEO: Bitcoin Volume Will ‘Nose Dive’ as Chinese NY Approaches

Author: Ali | Website: Bitcoinist.com
Publish on: 01/23/2020

BitMEX CEO, Arthur Hayes, warned the crypto community about the approaching Chinese New Year, predicting a large drop in volatility and trading volume.

Genesis Ecology Announces Its Blockchain Network That Makes Bitcoin and Existing Blockchain Networks Seem Redundant

Author: Guest Author | Website: Newsbtc.com
Publish on: 01/23/2020

The blockchain and cryptocurrency are an undeniably clever invention – the brainchild of a person or group of people known by the pseudonym, Satoshi Nakamoto.

XRP, Ethereum and Bitcoin Cash Dive in Altcoin Purge: What’s Triggering It?

Author: Yashu Gola | Website: Newsbtc.com
Publish on: 01/23/2020

Top bitcoin rivals suffered major losses on Thursday after bulls failed to extend the last week’s wild upside price rally.

Bitcoin Just Violently Rejected $8,600: Here’s Why It Likely Means Retest of $7,000s

Author: Joseph Young | Website: Newsbtc.com
Publish on: 01/23/2020

The bitcoin price just strongly rejected the $8,600 level, breaking down from a tight range for the first time in four days.

Bitcoin flips bearish with battle over $8,450 level of support

Author:  | Website: Yahoo.com
Publish on: 01/23/2020

A tremendous tussle between Bitcoin bulls and bears is underway this morning with a major sell-off causing price to slump towards the $8,450 level of support.

Bitcoin Faces Move to $8,200 After Dropping Out of Trading Range

Author: Omkar Godbole | Website: Coindesk.com
Publish on: 01/23/2020

Bitcoin's three-day range play has ended with a bear victory. Now prices could visit deeper support at $8,200.

Meet the Crypto Angel Investor Running for Congress in Nevada

Author: Brady Dale | Website: Coindesk.com
Publish on: 01/23/2020

Lisa Song Sutton, an entrepreneur and bitcoin ATM investor, is running for Congress in the Fourth Congressional District of Nevada.

Japanese Bitcoin Exchange Goes Bust After a $700,000 Theft Coverup

Author: Mark Emem | Website: Crypto Coins News
Publish on: 01/23/2020

As it announced a decision to close down last year Bitcoin firm CoinExchange expressly stated it wasn't caused by a security breach.

Peter Schiff Bungled Wallet Password, Solving ‘Bitcoin Mystery’

Author: Cointelegraph By Adrian Zmudzinski | Website: Cointelegraph.com
Publish on: 01/23/2020

Famous crypto skeptic and gold bug Peter Schiff said that he realized that he lost his Bitcoin because he mistook the pin of his wallet for the password

Cardano’s Q4 price performance leaves a lot to be desired, 2020 must be better

Author: Matthew Beedham | Website: The Next Web
Publish on: 01/22/2020

There’s more to cryptocurrency and blockchain than Bitcoin and Ethereum. There are many other competing coins and blockchain platforms, one of which is Cardano.

Bitcoin Price Slides to $8.5K as 200MA Resistance Keeps Bulls in Check

Author: Cointelegraph By William Suberg | Website: Cointelegraph.com
Publish on: 01/22/2020

A third stint below $8,500 hit markets on Thursday as progress towards $9,000 appeared unlikely once again

Cryptocurrency transactions opposed to protect integrity of banking system; no formal ban issued: RBI tells SC

Author: FP Staff | Website: Firstpost.com
Publish on: 01/22/2020

The RBI said it had not banned cryptocurrencies such as Bitcoin in India, but only ringfenced regulated entities like banks from risks involved in the trading of virtual instruments.

Bitcoin Just Slid Under $8,500: Price Must Hold This Level to Satisfy Bulls

Author: Nick Chong | Website: Newsbtc.com
Publish on: 01/22/2020

Since the day started (PST), Bitcoin has plunged, collapsing from the daily high just above $8,700 to $8,460 as of the time of writing this — a drop of just around 3%.

Alleged bitcoin thieves arrested by Tokyo police over ¥78 million haul

Author: No Author, No Author | Website: Japantimes.co.jp
Publish on: 01/22/2020

Tokyo police have arrested two men for allegedly stealing some ¥78 million’s worth of bitcoin from an overseas cryptocurrency exchange, it was learned Thursday.The Metropolitan...