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Metrics Indicated Bitcoin Price Is Back on Route to $10,000

Bitcoin (BTC) price today lit up, racking 5.78 percent to a daily high of $9,398 before pulling back to stabilize in the region of $9,400. The strong upside movement lifted the top-ranking digital asset of CoinMarketCap through the resistance range of $8,800-$8,930. Since the halving day correction lowered the price to $8,122, the price of […]

Bitcoin price didn't crash 60% due to coronavirus says binance ceo

Bitcoin Price didn’t Fall 60% Less due to Coronavirus, Says Binance CEO

The Coronavirus pandemic was all around the world like fire. And this is what that ignited the current global economic meltdown, not its cause, the Binance’s CEO says. As per the blog post published on March 20, Changpeng Zhao, famous as “CZ” in crypto-verse, argued that coronavirus shows the world how weak our economy is. […]

Women arrested for stealing $480,000 BTC from crypto exchange Bitcipher

Indian Woman Arrested for Stealing Bitcoin (BTC) from Crypto Exchange

Indian woman living in Bengaluru on March 17 was arrested with a proof for allegedly stealing 63.5 bitcoins from Bitcipher Labs. Reports suggest that she is the woman who co-founded the crypto exchange platform Bitcipher Labs in its early days. The thefts took place in two different days: on January 11 and March 11 respectively. […]

Bitfinex to delist 87 crypto trading pairs

BitFinex to Delist 87 Crypto Trading Pairs on March 26 Aiming to Improve Liquidity

Major cryptocurrency exchange BitFinex announced the removal of 87 crypto trading pairs due to low liquidity levels as of March 26 at 10:00 GMT. According to the company, the measure seeks to consolidate and improve liquidity, allowing them to move towards a more streamlined and optimized trading experience. BitFinex provided to the media additional details […]

Bitcoin Trading in Italy

Italy’s Bank ‘Banco Sella’ Allows Bitcoin Trading Service during COVID-19 Lockdown

The growing interest of crypto adoption and the COVID-19 outbreak encourages Italy’s popular bank ‘Banco Sella’ to launch a Bitcoin trading service in the country. Crypto traders can use the bank’s Hype platform to initiate their crypto trading. The bank will only act as an intermediate to mitigate potential security risks with cryptocurrency exchanges. While […]

Bakkt announces new direct payment integration with starbucks

Bakkt Announces New Direct Payment Integration with Starbucks

A major digital asset platform, Bakkt, is making it even easier to order that double espresso with an extra shot. Starbucks mobile app users will soon have the option to pay for their drinks with “Bakkt Cash”. Intercontinental Exchange (ICE), the parent company of the Bitcoin derivatives provider had declared back in August 2018 that […]

Coinbase launches BTC transaction batching

Coinbase Launches BTC Transaction Batching, Saving Users 50% on Fees

Major cryptocurrency exchange Coinbase recently unveiled a new feature on its platform designed to save users money on transaction fees. According to a blog post released by the exchange on March 13, Coinbase would immediately begin offering Bitcoin (BTC) transaction batching for its customers. The move was taken by Coinbase, which “requires no action from […]

Bitcoin adoption in France

Bitcoin Now Qualified as Legal Form of Money by French Authorities

Good news from the crypto community emerges in France where the Commercial Court of Nanterre has recognized Bitcoin as a currency. As reported by Les Echos, Bitcoin now has the official status of money in France. BTC was acknowledged by the court in a decision regarding cryptocurrencies in late February but was made public only […]

German financial regulator takes action against first bitcoin atms

German Financial Watchdog Takes Action Against Company Allowing Buy/Sell Crypto at Bitcoin ATMs

The head of the financial regulatory department in Germany is stopping all the services & operations of a company named ‘KKT UG’ from Berlin that allows consumers to buy and sell cryptocurrencies at Bitcoin ATMs. Lack of Necessary Permissions Lead to this Stopping According to a statement released on 4th March, BaFin ordered Mr. Adam […]