Sam Bankman-Fried’s Lawyers Propose Sentencing Limit For $8 Billion FTX Fraud | Bitcoinist.com
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The lawyers of the former CEO of the defunct crypto exchange FTX, Sam Bankman-Fried (SBF), have proposed to the court how many years their client should spend in prison. As part of the argument, the legal experts explained why SBF should not get the statutory maximum sentence of over 100 years.   According to the court […]

Bitcoin Breaks $59,000 As Smart Money Buys On Bitfinex
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Bitcoin has broken above the $59,000 level recently as whales have been making huge withdrawals from the cryptocurrency exchange Bitfinex. Bitcoin Whales Have Taken Out $240 Million Worth Of BTC From Bitfinex As explained by analyst James Van Straten in a new post on X, Bitcoin’s latest push towards the $60,000 level has, in part, […]

FLOKI Frenzy: Open Interest Soars By $1 Billion In A Single Day
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Altcoins, Crypto, Floki, meme coin

FLOKI cryptocurrency witnessed an astonishing surge of nearly 60%, reaching a seven-month high. This surge follows an announcement from DWF Labs, a major player in the digital asset market and a Web3 investment firm, revealing plans to infuse $10 million into FLOKI tokens. FLOKI, often hailed as the people’s cryptocurrency, has been gaining attention for […]

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Bitcoin Is Unstoppable: BTC Price Hits New All-Time Highs In 14 Countries | Bitcoinist.com
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Bitcoin continues to prove its worth as the ultimate store of value, gaining widespread adoption in hundreds of countries globally. This pioneer cryptocurrency has successfully surpassed previous records to achieve new all-time highs in 14 different countries grappling with economic and financial crises.  Bitcoin Peaks In 14 Nations In a recent X (formerly Twitter) post, […]

4.6 Million Strong: Cardano Network Sees Massive Growth In New Wallets
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ADA, Altcoins, Cardano, Crypto, Crypto News, digital currency

Cardano (ADA) is making waves in the cryptocurrency market as on-chain data reveals a surge in wallet creation, signaling a growing adoption of the blockchain network. Over the past month, there has been a substantial increase in the number of new Cardano wallets being created, indicating a rising interest in the platform. According to data […]

BlackRock’s Private Bitcoin Event: Key Insights Leaked
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Bitcoin, bitcoin ETF, Bitcoin News, bitcoin price, BlackRock, btc, IBIT, spot Bitcoin ETF

BlackRock, the world’s largest asset manager, recently conducted a private event focused on Bitcoin, signaling a potentially transformative moment for cryptocurrency within traditional financial circles. The insights from this event were shared by Steven Lubka, the Managing Director and Head of Private Clients & Family Offices at Swan, through X (formerly Twitter), shedding light on […]

All Eyes On SEC As Spot Ethereum ETF Issuers Gear Up For March Meeting
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Bitcoin, Crypto, Crypto News, ETF, ETH, Ethereum, Gary Gensler, News, SEC

The cryptocurrency market is abuzz with anticipation as multiple issuers vie for a spot on the Ethereum ETF landscape. Following the successful launch of spot Bitcoin products, the quest for Ether-based investment vehicles has gained momentum. However, the path ahead is fraught with challenges, as the US Securities and Exchange Commission continues to delay decisions […]

Ethereum Pre-Mine Address Dormant For 8.6 Years Awakens As ETH Hits $3,200 | Bitcoinist.com
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A dormant Ethereum address has roared to life to take advantage of the price surge that has rocked the digital asset in the last day. The wallet, which had not seen any activity in almost a decade, made its first transaction after the price of ETH moved above $3,200. Given that this investor has managed to […]

SEC Vs. Do Kwon: Trial To Begin In Absence Of Terra Founder
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Crypto News, Do Kown, LUNC, SEC, Terra, terra luna, Terra Luna Classic, US Securities and Exchange Commission

The legal saga surrounding Terraform Labs co-founder Do Kwon is taking another pivotal turn as the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) prepares to commence its civil trial against him on March 25, despite his likely absence due to extradition delays from Montenegro. This trial stems from charges related to the catastrophic collapse of TerraUSD […]

Why Is PEPE Price Up 50% Today? | Bitcoinist.com
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The Pepe (PEPE) coin has emerged at the forefront of the crypto market today after an impressive rally. In the last day, the meme coin’s price has risen by over 50% amid wild speculation and bullishness as the Bitcoin price touched $57,000 for the first time in more than two years. Why Is PEPE Price […]

Why Did The Bitcoin Price Rise Above $57,000 Today? | Bitcoinist.com
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Bitcoin isn’t showing signs of slowing down anytime soon as the flagship crypto token rose above $57,000 on February 27, the first time since 2021. This price surge is likely due to several recent developments that undoubtedly provide a bullish narrative for BTC.  Demand For Bitcoin Is Skyrocketing  Bloomberg analyst Eric Balchunas revealed in an […]

Starknet TVL Balloons Nearly 200% In Single Week – What’s Brewing For STRK?
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Altcoins, Crypto, Crypto News, Starknet, STRK

Starknet’s February 14th launch garnered immense attention, primarily due to its generous rewards program. Early adopters were compensated with over 700 million STRK tokens, the project’s native cryptocurrency. However, the launch ceremony wasn’t without its controversies. Several accusations arose, with some community members alleging that the Starknet team dumped a significant amount of their tokens, […]

Beware Of Fake News: Ripple Isn’t Sued Again Over XRP Sales
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Several crypto news outlets are reporting today that Ripple has been hit with a new class action lawsuit over its XRP sales. The backdrop is a newly published document which made the round on X (formerly Twitter). Fox Business journalist Eleanor Terrett stated, “I’ve been getting some messages about this class action lawsuit against Ripple […]

Bitcoin Mining Mandatory Survey Halted By US Judge
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Since the crypto mining ban in China in 2021, the US has become one of the largest mining hubs for Bitcoin miners. However, regulatory agencies have tightened their measures to increase their oversight over the industry. Last month, one of the US Government agencies issued an emergency approval for the “EIA-862, Cryptocurrency Mining Facilities Report.” […]

Massive Cash Rush: Crypto Funds Surge With Over $500 Million Inflows Fueled By Bitcoin ETFs
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Bitcoin, bitcoin ETF, Bitcoin News, btc, BTCUSDT, Chainlink, CoinShares, Crypto, Ethereum, solana, XRP

Crypto investment products have seen a notable surge in investor interest, marking their 4th consecutive week of substantial inflows. According to recent data from CoinShares, these products attracted roughly $598 million in investments over the past week alone. This influx of capital brings the year-to-date inflows to $5.7 billion, indicating a sustained appetite for digital […]

Blasted By Deception: Layer 2 Project Suffers 500 ETH Rug Pull Onslaught
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Blast network, Crypto News, Ethereum, Layer 2, rug pull

Blast Network’s layer 2 project, RiskOnBlast, has fallen victim to a significant exploit commonly referred to as a rug pull, resulting in the loss of approximately 500 Ether (ETH). Investors and analysts are now raising questions about the scrutiny involved in the RiskOnBlast venture, which was backed by anonymous founders with no established reputation. The […]

Ripple Moves Out Of Character With Unscheduled 400 Million XRP Unlock, What’s Going On? | Bitcoinist.com
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Ripple has sparked the curiosity of members of the XRP community following a transaction involving its escrowed XRP tokens. Specifically, the timing of the transaction and the memo contained in it have caused these community members to ask questions about what could be happening. 400 Million XRP Unlocked From Ripple’s Escrow The on-chain analytics platform […]

Crypto Heist Alert: Myanmar Company Under Probe For Over $100 Million Theft – Report
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Chainalysis, Crypto Scam, Myanmar, News, Tether

A joint investigation by Chainalysis, a crypto analytics firm, and International Justice Mission (IJM), an anti-slavery group, has uncovered a disturbing crypto scam operating out of Myanmar. The investigation alleges that a single company in Myanmar raked in a staggering $100 million over two years through a scheme known as “pig butchering,” the Financial Times […]

This Week In Crypto: Top 5 Coins To Watch Closely
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Bitcoin, bitcoin price, btc, Crypto, Crypto News, cryptocurrencies, Weekly Crypto Preview

The crypto market continues to evolve with dynamic shifts in investor sentiment, regulatory landscapes, and technological advancements. This week, particular attention is being directed towards six coins that are poised at critical junctures, each for unique reasons. Here’s what to watch: #1 Bitcoin: ETF Data, Monthly Close, And US PCE Bitcoin remains the market’s bellwether, […]

MicroStrategy X Account Hacked In Elaborate Ethereum Token Scheme – Details
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Crypto News, Crypto Scam, Ethereum, michael saylor, MicroStrategy, News, X

The crypto community is once again on high alert after hackers compromised the official X account (previously known as Twitter) of business intelligence firm MicroStrategy. The attack, which took place on Monday morning, involved the distribution of malicious links promoting a fake airdrop of a non-existent “MSTR” token based on the Ethereum blockchain. Unwary users […]

Ripple Was Founded By Long Line Of Bankers, Claims Pundit
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ripple, ripple labs, ripple news, Ryan Fugger, XRP, XRP news, XRP price

Edo Farina is a prominent figure in the XRP community, known for serving as the Head of Social Adoption at XRPHealthcare and is the CEO of Alpha Lions Academy, has put forward a wild theory about the origins of Ripple and XRP. Farina’s extensive research into the origins of Ripple and XRP has unearthed a […]

Forget Bitcoin Holders: Litecoin Investors Are The Real Diamond Hands According To This Metric
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Altcoins, analysis, Crypto, litecoin

Litecoin’s price action in February has been somewhat positive. Litecoin is currently up by 6.4% since February 1, giving its holders something positive to hold on to. Speaking of holders, recent on-chain data has shown the long-term sentiment among Litecoin holders in the middle of the constantly shifting dynamics of the cryptocurrency market. According to […]

This $30 Billion Investment Firm Has Added Bitcoin Exposure For Its Clients
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Bitcoin, Bitcoin Spot ETF, Carson Group, ETF

Carson Group, a $30 billion registered investment advisory firm, recently announced that it is now providing its clients exposure to spot Bitcoin for the first time. Spot Bitcoin exchange-traded funds (ETFs) have become immensely popular even before approval from the SEC in January. These funds allow investors to gain exposure to Bitcoin without actually owning […]

Crypto Analyst Sounds Solana Buy Alarm – Can SOL Price Reclaim $110? | Bitcoinist.com
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Ali Martinez, SOL, SOL price, solana, Solana price, SOLUSDT

Since the start of 2024, the Solana (SOL) price has not quite been able to replicate the strength with which it moved last December. While Bitcoin and most altcoins have turned in a positive performance in the past few weeks, the movement of the SOL token has been largely underwhelming and, at best, sideways. However, […]

Bitcoin Accumulation Levels Stay Strong Amidst Price Consolidation
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Ali Martinez, Bitcoin, Bitcoin Spot ETF, bitcoin whales, BitMEX, btcusd, BTCUSDT, Santiment

Following a week of little price movements, Bitcoin (BTC) gained by 0.50%, maintaining its value within a consolidation range of $51,000 – $52,500. However, despite this period of inaction, Bitcoin investors have maintained a consistent level of high accumulation, according to an observation from crypto analyst Ali Martinez.  Interestingly, blockchain data analytics company Santiment has […]

Bitcoin Outflows From Exchanges Rise To 8-Months Highs, Will BTC Rise To $60,000?
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Bitcoin, btc, Crypto, price action, Price Analysis

Bitcoin is currently trading at $51,660, still ranging around the $52,000 price level in the past week. Despite the sideways price movement, on-chain data from last week has shown continued bullishness among investors. Data from on-chain analytics platform IntoTheBlock has shown over $540 million worth of Bitcoin was removed from centralized exchanges last week, the […]

FTX Completes $33 Million Sale Of European Wing Following Legal Dispute
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DAAG, Debt repayment, FTX, FTX creditors, FTX Europe, SBF, Settlement

FTX has recently reached an agreement on the sale of its European branch following a legal dispute between the exchange’s management and the eventual buyers. This development comes as the embattled crypto exchange continues to gather more liquidity in a bid to pay off its million creditors.  FTX Returns European Arm To Former Owners At […]

Bitcoin Miner Riot Platforms Generated Record $281 Million Revenue In 2023 – Details | Bitcoinist.com
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Bitcoin, Bitcoin Halving, Bitcoin halving event, Bitcoin miner, Bitcoin Mining, bitcoin price, btc, Riot Platforms

According to its latest financial report, Riot Platforms, one of the world’s largest Bitcoin mining and data center hosting firms, generated a record high in terms of revenue in 2023. A Breakdown Of Riot’s 2023 Financial Report According to its annual report, Riot Platforms registered a record-breaking $280.7 million in total revenue in the past […]

Let’s Get Ready To Rumble! Elon Musk And Cardano Team Up To Defend Bitcoin Against ECB
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Bitcoin, btc, Charles Hoskinson, Crypto, ECB, Elon Musk, News

Amidst the ongoing debate surrounding the legitimacy of Bitcoin, Cardano founder Charles Hoskinson and the X community are taking a firm stand against the European Central Bank’s (ECB) skepticism towards the leading cryptocurrency. X’s Community Notes: A Blow To ECB’s Bitcoin Critique In a recent clash of perspectives, the ECB expressed concerns about Bitcoin being […]

Bitcoin Creator Satoshi Nakamoto Said Bitcoin Should Not Be Called An Investment, So What Is It?
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Bitcoin, btc, Crypto, Crypto News, Martti Malmi, Satoshi Nakamoto

In a series of emails between pseudonymous Bitcoin creator, Satoshi Nakamoto and Finnish computer scientist and software developer, Martti Malmi, Nakamoto debunks the notion of Bitcoin being a form of investment. The Bitcoin founder has cautioned against the identification, emphasizing the risks associated with categorizing the cryptocurrency as an investment vehicle.  On Friday, February 23, […]

Shiba Inu Adoption: New Partnership Activates SHIB Payments In 25 Countries
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CoinPayments, Crypto, Crypto News, shib, SHIB price, Shiba Inu

Shiba Inu payments are poised to gain prominence in about 25 different countries around the globe following the partnership of two leading financial service companies, Apcopay, and CoinPayments.  Apcopay Partners With CoinPayments On Thursday, February 22, CoinPayments, a cryptocurrency payment gateway, officially announced its partnership with Apcopay, an end-to-end global payment platform. Specifically, Apcopay has […]

SEC Acknowledges Bitcoin ETF Options Request, Invites Public Feedback
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Bitcoin, Bitcoin Spot ETF, Bitwise, BlackRock, etf options, GBTC, Grayscale, IBIT, James Seyffart, nyse, options trading

The US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has invited public comments on the potential introduction of  Bitcoin spot ETF options trading. This development has drawn much reaction from the financial market, with experts predicting that the regulatory body could grant approval as early as March.  NYSE Files For Bitwise, Grayscale’s Bitcoin Spot ETF Options In […]

US Judge Approves Binance’s $4.3 Billion Plea Agreement – Details | Bitcoinist.com
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According to the latest report, Binance Holdings Ltd. will pay one of the largest corporate penalties in United States history after a judge approved the company’s plea agreement. This comes months after the cryptocurrency exchange and its former CEO and founder Changpeng Zhao pleaded guilty to anti-money laundering infringements, bringing a close to a long-term […]

Four Spot Bitcoin ETFs Now Available To Clients Of $30 Billion RIA Firm | Bitcoinist.com
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According to a recent Bloomberg report, Carson Group, an Omaha, Nebraska-based registered investment advisor (RIA) with a substantial $30 billion on its platform, announced the approval of four of the ten newly launched Bitcoin ETFs. Among the approved ETFs are BlackRock’s iShares Bitcoin Trust (IBIT), managing $6.6 billion, and Fidelity’s Wise Origin Bitcoin Fund (FBTC), […]

3,248 ETH Stolen In Axie Infinity Co-Founder Hack
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Axie Infinity, Axie Infinity hack, crypto hack, Crypto News, ETH, ETH Price, Ethereum, ETHUSDT

On Thursday night, the Axie Infinity co-founder suffered a hack that included a large amount of ETH being withdrawn from the wallet and sent to Tornado Cash. The suspicious activity was revealed by a blockchain investigator, who alerted of the compromised whale wallet over the Ronin bridge. Related Reading: Massive Crypto Breach: Hackers Extract $26 […]

Crypto Exchange, Coinbase Dispels Rumours: No Government Ban On Nigerians
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Coinbase, a prominent crypto exchange headquartered in the United States, has debunked allegations that it was instructed by the Nigerian government to prevent its citizens from using its crypto trading services. The denial came directly from Coinbase’s CEO, Brian Armstrong, who addressed the issue through a post on X. Armstrong clarified that Coinbase’s services are […]

Dogecoin Falls Out Of Top 10 Crypto, Are Meme Coins No Longer A Threat? | Bitcoinist.com
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Dogecoin has seen abysmal performance in the last year, even while the likes of Bitcoin and Ethereum went on to hit new yearly highs. On the back of this poor performance, other altcoins have been creeping up in their market cap to challenge Dogecoin’s position in the top 10 cryptocurrencies by market cap list. And […]

Bitcoin: Unseen Satoshi Nakamoto Emails Unveiled
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Adam Back, Bitcoin, Bitcoin News, bitcoin price, btc, COPA trial, Craig Wright, Satoshi Nakamoto

On Thursday, previously unseen emails between Adam Back and the enigmatic Bitcoin creator, Satoshi Nakamoto, were disclosed in the ongoing trial between the Crypto Open Patent Alliance (COPA) and Craig Wright. Wright, who has controversially claimed to be Nakamoto, is facing legal challenges over his attempt to copyright the BTC whitepaper and related materials. The […]

Block Scores Big: $2.5 Billion In Bitcoin Sold In Q4, Sales Jump Nearly 40%
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Bitcoin, block, btc, Crypto, Jack Dorsey

Jack Dorsey’s Block, the payments company riding the wave of digital innovation, reported a stellar Q4 2023, fueled by a 37% year-over-year surge in Bitcoin sales and strong performances from both Cash App and Square. Bitcoin Bonanza: Sales Skyrocket, Holdings Strengthen Bitcoin continues to be a bright spot for Block, with total sales reaching a […]

FTX Creditors Rejoice: Bankrupt Crypto Exchange Is Adding $1 Billion To Its Balance Sheet | Bitcoinist.com
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A United States Judge has granted the request of FTX, the bankrupt cryptocurrency exchange, to sell off its substantial stake in an Artificial Intelligence (AI) startup company, Anthropic, enabling the exchange to accumulate more funds to repay its customers. FTX To Sell $1 Billion Anthropic Stake On Thursday, February 22, US bankruptcy Judge John Dorsey […]

Bumpy Road Ahead For Bitcoin? CEO Reveals Predictions On BTC Possible Price Floor
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Bitcoin, btc, Crypto, Galaxy Digital, mike novogratz

Michael Novogratz, CEO of cryptocurrency investment firm Galaxy Digital, offered a nuanced outlook on Bitcoin’s future in a recent interview. While acknowledging short-term risks like a potential price drop to $42,000, his overall tone leaned towards long-term bullishness fueled by institutional adoption and a maturing market. Stumbling Blocks On The Road To $69K Novogratz was […]

Trump’s Bitcoin U-Turn: Ex-President Shares New Take
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Bitcoin, Bitcoin News, bitcoin price, btc, btc price, Donald Trump, Donald Trump news

In a Wednesday television interview on Fox News’ “The Ingraham Angle,” former US President Donald Trump has articulated a more open stance towards Bitcoin, signaling a potential shift in his previously critical stance.. When asked by host Laura Ingraham about his views on the popular digital currency, Trump acknowledged the growing trend of BTC adoption, […]

Surprise! Reddit Joins The Crypto Club, Discloses Bitcoin And Ether Investments
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Get ready for the stock market to welcome a new player. Reddit, the self-proclaimed “front page of the internet,” has officially filed for an Initial Public Offering (IPO), setting its sights on the New York Stock Exchange with the ticker symbol “RDDT.” This move marks a significant evolution for the platform, known for its diverse […]

Bitcoin Miners Under Siege: House GOP Leader Exposes Biden Administration’s Alleged Overreach | Bitcoinist.com
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According to a recent report by Fox journalist Eleanor Terret, House Majority Whip Tom Emmer has accused the Biden administration of abusing its power to “unfairly” target Bitcoin (BTC) miners within the cryptocurrency industry.  Emmer’s concerns stem from the approval of an emergency request by the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for 82 Bitcoin […]

Without Spot Bitcoin ETFs, BTC Would Have Been Down 20%: Founder
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Bitcoin, bitcoin price, BlackRock, btc, BTCUSDT, liquidity, Spot Bitcoin ETFs

Samson Mow, a developer and founder of a crypto project, has attributed the current Bitcoin price stability to the launch of spot Bitcoin exchange-traded funds (ETFs) in the United States. Taking to X on February 22, Mow argued that these spot ETFs have prevented a significant price drop. Bitcoin Remains Higher Because Of Spot ETFs The […]

729,400 Bitcoin Wallets Left In Past Month, What’s Going On?
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Bitcoin, bitcoin addresses, bitcoin ETFs, Bitcoin Exit, Bitcoin News, Bitcoin Selling, Bitcoin Selloff, Bitcoin wallets, btc, btcusd

On-chain data suggests around 729,400 Bitcoin wallets cleared themselves out in the last month. Here’s what could be behind this trend. Bitcoin Wallets Carrying A Balance Have Taken A Sharp Hit In Past Month In a new post on X, the on-chain analytics firm Santiment discussed the trend in the “Total Amount of Holders” for […]

Polygon At A Crossroad: Token Unlock Fest Or Price Fizzle?
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Altcoins, Crypto, Crypto News, Matic, meme coins, Polygon

Polygon, the Ethereum scaling platform, finds itself at a crossroads. On one hand, it recently completed its final token unlock, marking a milestone in its development. On the other hand, its native MATIC token grapples with a price dip and underperformance compared to peers. Let’s examine this multifaceted narrative. Polygon: Unlocking The Future On February […]

Shiba Inu ERC-404 NFTs Ready To Go: Marketing Lead Drops Crucial Information | Bitcoinist.com
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After much anticipation, Shiba Inu’s new ERC-404 Non-fungible Tokens (NFTs), Sheboshi is now available for claiming. Notably, Shiba Inu marketing influencer Lucie has shared valuable information for NFT enthusiasts seeking to secure these unique doggy-themed NFTs.  Phase One Of The Shiba Inu NFT Claim In a recent X (formerly Twitter) post on Wednesday, Lucie announced […]

Shiba Inu Burn Rate Explodes Over 4000%, What’s Behind It? | Bitcoinist.com
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ERC-404 Token Standard, NFT, non-fungible token, SHEboshi, shib, Shiba Inu, Shibburn, SHIBUSD, SHIBUSDT

Shiba Inu burn initiative has yet again experienced a significant rise in its token burn rate, which saw millions of SHIB being sent to the burn address, thereby reducing its circulating supply. Shiba Inu Burn Rate On The Rise By lowering the number of SHIB tokens in circulation, the Shiba Inu burn feature seeks to […]

Crypto Sleuth Exposes ‘Real’ Reason For USDC-Tron Breakup
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BoringSleuth, Circle, Crypto, Crypto News, Justin Sun, tron, TruthLabs, USDC

Circle, the entity behind the prominent crypto stablecoin USDC, announced its decision to discontinue its association with the TRON blockchain yesterday. This cessation of USDC operations on TRON, effective immediately, will stop the minting of new USDC tokens on TRON, though transfers and redemptions will be facilitated until February 2025. The surprising announcement led to […]

Bitcoin As Fee? UK Prime Minister Denies Claims Of Bitcoin Or $1 Million Payment For Interview
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Bitcoin, Boris Johnson, Crypto, News, SEC, Tucker Carlson

In a recent turn of events, UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson finds himself embroiled in a media spat with former Fox News host Tucker Carlson. The dispute revolves around an alleged demand by Johnson for Bitcoin or a million-dollar fee for an interview, a claim vehemently denied by the Prime Minister’s team. Carlson, known for […]

Coinbase To SEC: 5 Arguments For A Spot Ethereum ETF
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coinbase, Crypto News, Ethereum, ethereum etf, ethereum news, SEC, Spot Ethereum ETF, US Securities and Exchange Commission

Coinbase, one of the leading cryptocurrency exchanges, has formally responded to the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) regarding the proposal for a spot Ethereum Exchange-Traded Fund (ETF). Paul Grewal, Coinbase’s Chief Legal Officer, announced through social media platform X that the company submitted a comprehensive 27-page response, complete with 96 citations, to advocate for the […]

Legal Clash: Texas Crypto Firm Files Lawsuit Against US SEC Over Digital Asset Regulation
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btc, BTCUSDT, Crypto, Crypto Firm, Crypto News, Crypto Texas, Digital Assets, Legit.Exchange, Lejilex, SEC

A Texas-based crypto company, Lejilex, along with the Crypto Freedom Alliance of Texas (CFAT), has filed a lawsuit against the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), alleging ‘regulatory overreach’ and seeking ‘clarity on the classification of digital assets.’ The lawsuit, filed in a federal court in Fort Worth, contends that the SEC’s “jurisdiction over the […]

Bitcoin Plunges Under $51,000, What’s Behind This Drop?
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Bitcoin, Bitcoin drop, Bitcoin News, Bitcoin Plunge, Bitcoin Selling, Bitcoin Whale Selloff, bitcoin whales, btc, btcusd

Bitcoin has witnessed a plunge under the $51,000 level during the past day, here’s what’s potentially behind this decline according to on-chain data. Bitcoin Has Slipped Under The $51,000 Level During The Past Day Yesterday, Bitcoin had observed a sharp surge to touch the $53,000 level and set a new high for the year, but […]

Bitcoin On Fire: Data Reveals Robust Demand For ETFs Amid Record Performance
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analysis, Bitcoin, Bitcoin Spot ETF, btc

Bitcoin (BTC) is experiencing a bullish surge, reaching a new year-to-date high of $52,900 this week, fueled by strong inflows into spot exchange-traded funds (ETFs). Analysts attribute this positive momentum to several key factors, including rising investor demand for these ETFs, their positive impact on BTC price, and an overall shift in market sentiment. Spot […]

Shiba Inu Burn Rate Crashes With Only 2 Million SHIB Burned, What’s Going On? | Bitcoinist.com
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shib, SHIB burn, SHIB news, SHIB price, Shiba Inu, Shiba Inu burn, Shiba Inu news, Shiba Inu price, Shiba Inu team, SHIBUSD, SHIBUSDT

The Shiba Inu burn rate has flatlined over the last 24 hours as the burned tokens, as well as the number of burn transactions carried out during this time, dropped dramatically. This drop in the burn rate could be indicative of SHIB users not being as involved in reducing the meme coin’s supply as they […]

Pro-XRP Lawyer Makes Bold Move With Senate Candidacy Intentions | Bitcoinist.com
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Crypto News, Elizabeth Warren, John E Deaton, New England School Of Law, Pro-XRP lawyer, US Marines Corps, US Senator, Washington Insiders, XRP, XRPUSD, XRPUSDT

John E Deaton, a well-known crypto lawyer representing over 75,000 XRP holders, has revealed his intentions to run for the senate seat in the upcoming elections this year. Pro-XRP Lawyer To Run For Senate Seat The pro-XRP lawyer announced his desire to participate in the impending senate elections on the social media platform X (formerly […]

Michael Saylor Says He’ll Be Buying Bitcoin ‘Forever’ – Here’s The Scoop
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Bitcoin, btc, michael saylor, price action

Tech titan and outspoken Bitcoin advocate Michael Saylor remains unfazed by market fluctuations, reaffirming his unwavering commitment to the world’s leading cryptocurrency. In a recent Bloomberg TV interview, Saylor declared his intent to “buying forever,” solidifying his bullish stance and potentially influencing the ever-volatile crypto market. At the time of writing, Bitcoin was trading at […]

Arthur Hayes Labels Cardano “Dog Shit”, Hoskinson Reacts
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ADA, ADA news, ADA Price, adausd, Arthur Hayes, Cardano, Cardano news, Cardano Price, Charles Hoskinson, Crypto News

Arthur Hayes, the co-founder and former CEO of BitMEX has made a controversial comment about the Cardano blockchain. Hayes shared an image via social media highlighting the fee generation of various decentralized applications (dApps) and protocols across the crypto ecosystem, questioning the presence and performance of ADA-based applications within this landscape. Hayes Blasts Cardano As […]

XRP ETF Debate: Ripple CEO Garlinghouse Weighs In
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Brad Garlinghouse, ripple, ripple ceo, ripple labs, ripple news, XRP, XRP ETF, XRP news, XRP price, XRPUSD

In a recent interview with “Bloomberg Crypto,” Ripple CEO Brad Garlinghouse shared his perspectives on the potential for an XRP Exchange Traded Fund (ETF), the crypto regulatory environment, and Ripple’s strategy in the evolving digital asset space. With the crypto community still buzzing from the SEC’s recent approval of a spot Bitcoin ETF, speculation has […]

Creditors Rejoice As Worldcoin (WLD) Skyrockets 188%, Providing Vital Relief To 3AC And FTX | Bitcoinist.com
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In a challenging year for creditors of bankrupt investment firms Three Arrows Capital (3AC) and FTX’s trading arm Alameda Research, a recent surge in Worldcoin (WLD) has provided some solace.  The coin, which is associated with the crypto project co-founded by OpenAI CEO Sam Altman, has seen a significant 188% surge over the past fourteen […]

Ripple Vs. SEC Legal Dispute: Expert Speculates On April Conclusion | Bitcoinist.com
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The ongoing legal battle between San Fransisco-based payment firm Ripple Labs Inc. and the United States Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) is presently in the limelight as today marks the deadline of the lawsuit’s discovery phase. Set Of Crucial Dates For Ripple Vs. SEC Lawsuit Ashley Prosper, an XRP community member, shared the latest development […]

Really Now? Bitcoin Will Hit $100,000 This June 2024, Finance Guru Predicts
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Financial guru Robert Kiyosaki has ignited the crypto community with his latest price prediction, claiming Bitcoin will hit $100,000 by June 2024. However, experts urge caution, reminding investors of the inherent volatility and uncertainty surrounding such forecasts. Bold Prediction, Familiar Voice Kiyosaki, author of the bestselling “Rich Dad Poor Dad” book, is no stranger to […]

Ethereum LSTs, LRTs, And Stablecoins: Decoding The Effects Of ‘Magic Money’ On Bitcoin And Crypto | Bitcoinist.com
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A crypto analyst has provided insights into how the structure of the Ethereum ecosystem could bring Bitcoin and the broader crypto market down. His analysis focused on Ethereum’s liquid-staked tokens (LSTs), liquid-restaked tokens (LRTs) and stablecoins backed by these tokens and how they could lead to the next “bubble” burst.  Magic Money That Could Lead […]

Experts Warn Of 6102-Style Bitcoin Ban In The US
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The Bitcoin community is currently hotly debating the possibility of a US government crackdown on BTC akin to the historic 1933 gold confiscation, an event now ominously referenced in crypto circles as “6102.” David Bailey, CEO of BTC Media, has catapulted this conversation into the spotlight with a series of predictions on X (formerly Twitter), […]

Someone Just Bought $160 Million In Ether – Was It Justin Sun?
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The cryptocurrency community is abuzz after a wallet with suspected ties to Tron founder Justin Sun gobbled up a staggering $161 million worth of Ether on February 19th. This whale-sized purchase has sent shockwaves through the market, igniting speculation and potentially signaling a positive outlook for the world’s second-largest cryptocurrency. At the time of writing, […]

Pro-XRP Attorney’s Potential Candidacy Worries Sen. Warren
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US Senator Elizabeth Warren is reportedly mobilizing her donor base in response to the potential candidacy of pro-XRP attorney John E. Deaton, a staunch crypto advocate, for her Massachusetts Senate seat. This development, first reported by Fox Business journalist Eleanor Terrett via X (formerly Twitter), signifies a notable escalation in the clash between crypto proponents […]

Japan Embraces Crypto: Investment Funds Given Green Light To Hold Digital Assets | Bitcoinist.com
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According to a Bloomberg report, Japan is progressing towards enabling venture capital firms and other investment funds to hold crypto assets directly. Prime Minister Fumio Kishida’s administration has agreed to submit a revised bill to implement this change, marking a significant development in the country’s approach to cryptocurrencies. Prime Minister Kishida Backs Crypto Integration Per […]

Bitcoin Roadmap To $150,000: Why A 40% Correction Is Expected | Bitcoinist.com
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The Bitcoin price surged above $50,000 and mounted a sustained rally to $53,000 before retracing back downward, something that has taken the market by surprise. However, with expectations waxing stronger for the cryptocurrency, it could signal time for a possible correction and crypto analyst and market expert Michaël van de Poppe believes this correction could […]

Market Expert Slams Spot Bitcoin ETFs As “Giant Mistake”, Here’s Why | Bitcoinist.com
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Since its launch in January, Spot Bitcoin ETFs have been growing steadily, gaining widespread adoption amongst investors and traders. However, despite its surging popularity, Jim Bianco, President and Macro Strategist at Bianco Research, has expressed his beliefs that launching Spot Bitcoin ETFs was a “Giant mistake”.  The renowned Wall Street professional has highlighted substantial shortcomings […]

Is Bitcoin Headed For A Shakeout? Price-Driven Changes Spark Questions About Miner Future
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The recent price rally in Bitcoin (BTC) has brought a double-edged sword for miners, boosting network security but raising concerns about their long-term sustainability. While the hash rate, a measure of computing power dedicated to securing the network, has surged to over 610 trillion hashes per second, miner fees have simultaneously plunged to their lowest […]

Ethereum Innovations: Founder Looks Forward To Verkle Trees Launch | Bitcoinist.com
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The Ethereum (ETH) ecosystem continues to be a flurry of activity, with several upcoming new projects and updates expected to be introduced in the near future, one of which is the “Verkle Trees” feature. Ethereum Co-Founder Hints On Verkle Trees Introduction  Ethereum founder, Vitalik Buterin, has shown his enthusiasm over the integration of the impending […]

Veteran Trader Warns SEC Chair Gensler Shouldn’t Be Trusted
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The spotlight on Gary Gensler, Chair of the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), intensifies as veteran trader Peter Brandt and figures within the crypto industry voice their doubts about his ability to safeguard investors and effectively regulate the burgeoning digital asset market. Brandt, known for his outspoken views and market expertise, has launched a […]

Snowden Reveals ‘Unpopular But True’ Opinion On Bitcoin
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In a recent statement shared on X (formerly Twitter), Edward Snowden, the former National Security Agency contractor and whistleblower, hailed Bitcoin as “the most significant monetary advance since the creation of coinage.” Snowden, known for his 2013 leak of NSA documents that exposed the extent of global surveillance programs, has been a vocal commentator on […]

Crypto Probe Unveils Federal Officer’s Connection To Alleged Bitcoin Theft
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A dark cloud hangs over the Australian federal police as one of its own, Officer William Wheatley, stands accused of a daring crypto heist. The missing loot? A staggering 81.62 Bitcoins, valued at a then-humble $309,000 in 2019, but now a cool $4.2 million. This high-profile case hinges on cutting-edge crypto-tracking technology and raises critical […]

Will Bitcoin Hit Turbulence? 40% Correction Eyed Before Reaching $150,000, Analyst Warns
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The recent surge in Bitcoin (BTC) prices, pushing past the $52,000 mark, has ignited a wave of optimism within the cryptocurrency community. Visions of a six-figure future dance in investors’ heads, with some analysts even proposing a $150,000 target. However, a prominent voice has emerged casting a shadow of caution: Michaël van de Poppe, a […]

Bitcoin ETFs Record $2.2 Billion Net Inflows In Past Week | Bitcoinist.com
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Bitcoin ETFs (exchange-traded funds) had another positive performance over the past week, with billions of dollars flowing into the crypto investment products. The latest data by BitMEX Research shows that the Bitcoin spot ETFs recorded more than $2.2 billion in total inflows between February 12 and February 16. According to Bloomberg analyst Eric Balchunas, this […]

FTX Exchange Saga: Law Firm Handling Bankruptcy Accused Of Complicity In Fraud
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In an interesting development, FTX creditors have launched a class action lawsuit against Sullivan and Cromwell (S&C), the law firm that is currently responsible for handling the bankruptcy proceedings of the defunct exchange. In a petition submitted on February 16 to the US District Court of the Southern District of Florida, S&C is accused of […]

USDT To The Moon? Tether Inches Closer To $100 Billion Market Cap
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The cryptocurrency world watches with a mix of intrigue and apprehension as Tether (USDT), the most prominent stablecoin, inches closer to a seemingly mythical $100 billion market capitalization. This monumental milestone signifies Tether’s undeniable market dominance, but it also casts a spotlight on the regulatory clouds gathering around the stablecoin and the potential implications for […]

SEC Cracks Down On Van Eck For Failing To Disclose Influencer Involvement In ETF Launch
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American investment advisers, VanEck Associates, have been formally penalized by the United States Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) for violating transparency laws. The investment company has agreed to pay a substantial penalty fee related to their failure to disclose information about a prominent influencer’s participation in the launch of its Spot Bitcoin Exchange Traded Fund […]

Coinbase Supports Bitcoin Developers With $3.6 Million Donation To Brink | Bitcoinist.com
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Coinbase, the largest cryptocurrency exchange in the United States, has donated $3.6 million to Brink, a non-profit organization aimed at supporting the Bitcoin developer community. Brink To Funnel Donations Toward Bitcoin Core Developers On Friday, February 16, Brink shared – via a post on X – this significant monetary contribution by Coinbase. The non-profit organization […]

Yuga Labs Acquires Moonbirds NFT In PROOF Takeover
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Yuga Labs, developers of the prominent non-fungible token collection (NFT) collection Bored Ape Yacht Club (BAYC), has announced the acquisition of rival NFT company PROOF. This transaction is understood to grant Yuga Labs full ownership of all PROOF’s assets and products, including the Moonbirds NFT collection. Yuga Labs To Introduce Moonbirds In Metaverse Project Via […]

Lack Of Disclosure Costs VanEck Almost $2 Million Fine In SEC’s ETF Investigation | Bitcoinist.com
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In a recent development, VanEck, a registered investment adviser and issuer of Bitcoin Exchange Traded Funds (ETFs), has settled with the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC).  The company has agreed to pay a civil penalty of $1.75 million to settle charges related to its failure to disclose the involvement of a social media influencer […]

Whale Doubling Down On Ethereum, Exits Bitcoin Despite Stellar Performance
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On-chain data shows that one whale is rapidly accumulating Ethereum (ETH), selling large amounts of Wrapped Bitcoin (WBTC) via Aave, a popular non-custodial protocol.  Whale Borrows WBTC From Aave, Buys ETH As of February 16, Lookonchain data showed that the whale borrowed 280 Wrapped Bitcoin (WBTC), equivalent to approximately $14.6 million, Aave, one of the leading […]

Bitcoin Open Interest Hits Alarming Level, Brace For Impact?
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Data shows that Bitcoin Open Interest has surged to extreme levels recently, a sign that a large amount of volatility may soon clutch the market. Bitcoin Open Interest Has Been Rapidly Moving Up Recently As an analyst in a CryptoQuant Quicktake post pointed out, the BTC Open Interest is very high. The “Open Interest” indicator […]

Elizabeth Warren’s Flag For Satoshi: A Meme Or Crypto Olive Branch? | Bitcoinist.com
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On February 15, an unconfirmed report circulated in the crypto community, suggesting that outspoken crypto critic and US Senator Elizabeth Warren had honored Bitcoin founder Satoshi Nakamoto with a ceremonial US flag. However, that wasn’t the case, as more context has been provided regarding what happened.  Warren Didn’t Exactly Honor Nakamoto As highlighted by an […]

Bitcoin Contract Explosion: Frenetic Activity As $23 Billion Floods Major Exchanges
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Bitcoin (BTC) is back in the spotlight, with a surge in investor activity and contract holdings fueling more than 20% price jump this week. The leading cryptocurrency smashed through the $52,000 barrier for the first time since December 2021, sending shockwaves through the market and igniting bullish sentiment. However, analysts caution that short-term holders could […]

6th Country Joins Elite Bitcoin Mining Circle
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Ethiopia has officially announced its foray into Bitcoin mining, aligning itself with a growing list of countries that have integrated cryptocurrency mining into their national economic strategies. This development comes through a partnership between the Ethiopian government and Data Center Service PLC, a subsidiary of the Hong Kong-based West Data Group. The collaboration is part […]

Change Of Heart? Crypto Skeptic US Senator Honors Bitcoin Creator Satoshi Nakamoto
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In a surprising move, Senator Elizabeth Warren, a long-standing critic of cryptocurrency, publicly recognized the contributions of Satoshi Nakamoto, the anonymous creator of Bitcoin, on December 18, 2023 –  a date Bitcoiners refer to as “HODL Day.” This action, marking the 15th anniversary of the Bitcoin network launch, has sent shockwaves through the crypto community […]

Bitcoin Boom Countdown: Galaxy CEO Casts Bullish Sentiments As Halving Draws Near
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Bitcoin stands on the cusp of a pivotal moment — its much-anticipated halving event slated for April 2024. This event has captured the attention of investors and analysts alike, with Mike Novogratz, a prominent figure in the crypto investment sphere, voicing his optimistic outlook on Bitcoin’s future. Novogratz’s insight is notable, especially considering BTC’s recent […]

Popular Youtuber Accused Of Crypto Market Manipulation
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On Tuesday, popular YouTuber KSI returned to crypto after almost two years. After his return, a crypto investigator discussed some of the YouTuber’s alleged shady practices from 2021 and 2022. KSI’s Second Coming To The Crypto Kingdom British YouTuber and boxer Olajide Olayinka Williams Olatunji, professionally known as KSI, came back to the crypto community […]

US Congressman Demands Investigation Into Crypto’s Alleged Use In Terrorism Financing | Bitcoinist.com
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Tom Emmer, a United States Congressman, sought specific explanations on claims regarding the alleged use of crypto to finance terrorism reports during a House Financial Services Committee hearing held on Wednesday. Cryptocurrencies Are Not A Tool For Terrorists In the court hearing, the Congressman asked the US Department of Treasury Undersecretary for Terrorism and Financial […]

Bitcoin Trader Calls For New ATH Spike, Sign Of Local Top?
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Data shows that Bitcoin traders have been clamoring on social media for the price to reach a new all-time high (ATH) after breaking above $52,000. Hype Among Bitcoin Investors Has Risen As Price Continues To Rally According to data from the analytics firm Santiment, Bitcoin investors have been loud in their celebrations about the asset […]

Bitcoin Miners Face Pressure From US EIA, CEO To Fight Back
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Dennis Porter, the CEO of a non-profit, Satoshi Action Fund, has notified the crypto community that Bitcoin miners across the United States reportedly face pressure from the Energy Information Administration (EIA) after being sent letters requiring them to surrender sensitive data.  EIA Wants Bitcoin Miners To Submit Sensitive Data In a post on February 14, […]

PEPE Price Leaps 20% As Meme Coin Gets Listed On Major Exchange
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Pepe the Frog, the internet’s amphibian turned meme icon, has hopped onto a new platform – the crypto exchange Bitstamp. This milestone listing sparked a 31% price surge for Pepe’s namesake cryptocurrency, PEPE, but questions linger about its long-term hop potential. Bitstamp Welcomes PEPE The listing, announced on February 13th, offered PEPE increased legitimacy and […]

Bitcoin Price Faces Deep Retracement, Here’s When: Experts
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Due to the remarkable success of exchange-traded funds (ETFs) in the United States, the Bitcoin price has risen by 35% in the last 22 days. Amidst this bullish momentum, investors and market watchers are keenly looking for indicators that could signal the approach of a (local) top. To navigate these waters, several experts have offered […]

Digitex Futures Exchange CEO Faces Criminal Charges, Potential 5-Year Sentence | Bitcoinist.com
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Adam Colin Todd, the CEO of Digitex Futures Exchange (DGTX), is facing federal charges for alleged compliance failures, including violating the Bank Secrecy Act, according to an announcement by the US Department of Justice (DOJ).  The charges stem from Todd’s purported failure to establish and implement an anti-money laundering (AML) program at Digitex Futures. The […]

Missing Bitcoin Investigation Points At Police Foul Play
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Per local reports, Australian Federal Police officer William Wheatley has appeared in court after being accused of stealing 81.616 Bitcoin seized during a drug-trafficking investigation in 2019. Bitcoin Heist: Crypto Wallet Found Amid Drug-Related Raid The committal hearing in the Melbourne Magistrates’ Court will occur this week after the now-replaced Australian Commission for Law Enforcement […]

Blockchain Adoption: CitiBank Trials Tokenization Of Private Equity Funds On Avalanche | Bitcoinist.com
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CitiBank, one of the world’s largest banks, has successfully conducted a simulation demonstrating the tokenization of a private equity fund on the Avalanche blockchain network, specifically using Avalanche’s Layer 1 Spruce subnet.  Interestingly, this development has the potential to accelerate the adoption of distributed ledger technology in the financial industry, particularly on Wall Street. Blockchain […]

Crypto Under Watch: Japan’s FSA Sets Sights On Curbing ‘Unlawful’ Transfers
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In a move aimed at tightening the reins on financial transactions within the crypto space, Japan’s Financial Services Agency (FSA) has issued a directive to financial institutions nationwide. This directive calls for an enhanced monitoring mechanism targeting “unlawful” transfers to digital currency exchange providers, underscoring the regulatory body’s resolve to curb financial crimes leveraging digital […]

Bitcoin’s Alleged Ransomware Dominance Alarms SEC Chair Gary Gensler As BTC Price Hits $52,000 | Bitcoinist.com
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In a recent interview with CNBC, Gary Gensler, the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) Chair, reiterated his concerns about the alleged involvement of Bitcoin (BTC) in ransomware attacks.  Bitcoin Disapproval Continues Despite the significant success of Bitcoin exchange-traded funds (ETFs) within just one month of trading, which has played a pivotal role in driving […]

Crypto Futures Bleeds $221 Million As Bitcoin Breaks $51,500
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Data shows the futures side of the crypto market has witnessed liquidations of $221 million as Bitcoin has broken above the $51,500 mark. Bitcoin Has Continued Its Latest Rally With A Break Above $51,500 Bitcoin had slumped back under the $49,000 mark just yesterday, prompting many to wonder whether the earlier surge above $50,000 was […]

128 Crypto Wallets Drained By New Attack, Is Your Money Safe? | Bitcoinist.com
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Web3 security firm Blockaid recently reported another significant security breach that Angel Drainer carried out. The notorious phishing group is said to have drained 128 crypto wallets of their funds.  How These Wallets Were Drained Blockaid revealed in an X (formerly Twitter) post that Angel Drainer phished users and led them to a single Safe […]

Next Bitcoin Crash? Insight On Genesis’ $1.5B GBTC Sale
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The crypto community has been abuzz with discussions surrounding Genesis’ intent to sell approximately 36 million shares of Grayscale Bitcoin Trust (GBTC), a move valued around $1.5 billion. This announcement stoked fears of a potential market downturn, reminiscent of the apprehensions following the FTX bankruptcy estate’s sale of over $1 billion worth of GBTC. However, a […]

Cardano Founder Declares Crypto Under Attack: ‘Legacy Is Eating Crypto’
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In a recent video titled “Legacy is Eating Crypto,” Cardano founder Charles Hoskinson has expressed concerns about the increasing centralization of power in the cryptocurrency industry. Hoskinson specifically highlighted the dominance of a few top companies in the Bitcoin and stablecoin sectors, arguing that this poses risks to users and undermines the decentralized nature of […]

Crypto Gaming Platform PlayDapp Hit By Double Exploits, Losing $290 Million In Massive Breach | Bitcoinist.com
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Crypto gaming platform PlayDapp has been the victim of a series of breaches, resulting in the loss of millions of dollars worth of PLA tokens. Blockchain analytics firm Elliptic has reported that the breaches have led to the theft of PLA tokens valued at $290 million, based on their market value at the time of […]

Here’s What Drove Bitcoin’s Price To $50,000, According To This Expert
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In the last 24 hours, Bitcoin soared to a 2-year peak, briefly breaking the $50,000 barrier. Although it has since pulled back from this mark, BTC’s momentum remains strong, showcasing a bullish trend with a 3.9% increase over the past day. In a recent CNBC interview, Tom Lee, a key figure in the financial analytics […]

Bitcoin Outflows From Coinbase Ramp Up, Bullish Signal?
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On-chain data shows the Bitcoin outflows from cryptocurrency exchange Coinbase have surged recently, a sign that could be bullish for BTC. Bitcoin Exchange Outflow For Coinbase Has Shot Up Recently As pointed out by an analyst in a CryptoQuant Quicktake post, there has appeared to be huge demand for the asset recently. The relevant indicator […]

MicroStrategy Shifts Focus To Bitcoin Development, Amasses $9.5 Billion In BTC Holdings | Bitcoinist.com
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MicroStrategy, the renowned business intelligence firm founded by Bitcoin (BTC) advocate Michael Saylor, has witnessed a significant increase in its holdings as Bitcoin continues to soar to new heights, bolstered by the introduction of Bitcoin spot exchange-traded funds (ETFs).  In a recent interview with CNBC, Saylor delved into the implications of ETFs and shed light […]

XRP Lawsuit: Experts Quash Ripple-SEC Settlement Rumors
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In the XRP lawsuit between Ripple Labs and the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), speculation regarding a potential settlement has been met with skepticism and outright dismissal by several legal authorities closely monitoring the case. This development follows a recent court ruling mandating Ripple to furnish comprehensive financial records related to its institutional sales […]

Ethereum ETF Showdown: Asset Manager Franklin Templeton Enters The Ring
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Franklin Templeton, a financial juggernaut overseeing an impressive $1.5 trillion, has recently announced its strategic entry into the highly competitive domain of spot Ethereum Exchange-Traded Funds (ETFs) within the United States. This strategic move comes hot on the heels of their successful initiation into the Bitcoin ETF arena, indicating a growing confidence in the expansive […]

XRP Is Golden Opportunity To Create Wealth, Top Executive Explains Why | Bitcoinist.com
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Despite XRP’s relatively stagnant price, bullish cases continue to be made for the token. This time, a member of the XRP community has alluded to a clip by a top executive to remind the community of the token’s potential amidst concerns about its underperformance.  XRP Presents An Opportunity To Become Incredibly Wealthy Versan Aljarrah, a […]

Wall Street Gobbles Up Bitcoin Nearly 13 Times Faster Than It’s Made
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Wall Street is on a Bitcoin buying spree, acquiring the digital asset at a staggering rate 12.5 times greater than its daily production, according to industry expert Anthony Pompliano. This relentless accumulation hints at big money’s growing conviction in the cypto’s future, fueled by the approaching “halving” event and the recent green light for ETFs. […]

Ethereum Insider Accuses Gensler Of Covert ETH Involvement
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Steven Nerayoff, a former advisor to Ethereum, has launched serious allegations against Gary Gensler, the Chair of the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), accusing him of undisclosed involvement with ETH amidst the anticipation of an Ethereum Exchange-Traded Fund (ETF). Via a statement on X, Nerayoff’s remarks have reignited concerns around “ETH Gate,” suggesting Gensler’s […]

Russian Central Bank Identifies Crypto Link In “Almost All” Financial Scams Detected In 2023 | Bitcoinist.com
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The Bank of Russia, in its latest report, revealed a concerning rise in financial scams with crypto-related elements in 2023. The number of entities involved in illegal activities, including financial pyramids, allegedly increased by 15.5% compared to the previous year, reaching 5,735 identified cases. Online Scams Skyrocket As Crypto Takes Center Stage The report highlights […]

Crypto Cash Flood: $1 Billion Pours Into Digital Assets With Bitcoin ETFs Leading The Charge
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The cryptocurrency investment landscape has recently witnessed a significant uptick in activity, with digital asset investment products recording inflows of roughly $1.1 billion, according to a recent blog post shared by Coinshares, a leading digital asset investment firm. This surge has propelled the year-to-date inflows to roughly $2.7 billion, as reported by the firm. Additionally, […]

1 Month In: How Bitcoin ETFs Have Fared Since Their Highly-Anticipated Launch | Bitcoinist.com
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Spot Bitcoin ETFs have made a notable impact in the financial world, attracting significant inflows and driving the price of Bitcoin to its highest level in over two years, currently at $49,900, after briefly touching the $50,200 mark. According to a Bloomberg report, these ETFs have achieved “unparalleled success” in trading measures, attracting billions of […]

Bitcoin 2021 Bull Buyers Finally Green As BTC Hits $50,000
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On-chain data shows the Bitcoin traders who bought during the 2021 bull run are finally nearing their break-even following the latest price surge. Bitcoin Diamond Hands Holding Since 2021 Bull Run Are Close To Break-Even As explained by CryptoQuant founder and CEO Ki Young Ju in a new post on X, the cryptocurrency’s price is […]