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Bitcoin

Altcoins Blast Higher as Bitcoin Stagnates Near Local Price Top

A growing short-term bias conflict in the Bitcoin market led traders seeking opportunities in rivaling crypto assets. The Bitcoin Dominance Index, which pits the flagship cryptocurrency’s market capitalization against the rest of the crypto market, fell to its two-month low on Friday. The index’s move downside appeared as traders pumped the altcoin market by up […]Read More

Altcoin

Bitcoin Dominance Plummets while Altcoins Outperform

After grabbing the fintech world’s attention with an out-of-control rise to record prices, Bitcoin has been getting pounded this past week. 92% of altcoins have outperformed Bitcoin on the week. At the time of press, Bitcoin was down about 12% against the USD since its weekly open. This also marks a 25% drop from its […]Read More

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Chainlink Hits Record High, Altcoins Rally Amid Bitcoin Consolidation

Decentralized oracle network Chainlink’s LINK token and other prominent alternative cryptocurrencies (dubbed altcoins) are charting solid gains as the crypto market leader bitcoin takes a bull breather.  LINK set a new record price of $23.68 overnight and is changing hands near $21.73 at press time, a 7.3% gain on a 24-hour basis. The previous lifetime […]Read More

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Bitcoin Suddenly Drops 13% as Altcoins Continue to Rise

Bitcoin has shed much of the weekend’s stellar gains, as relatively cheap alternative cryptocurrencies play catchup with the crypto market leader. At the press-time price of around $29,000, bitcoin is down over 13% on a 24-hour basis, according to CoinDesk 20 data. Prices have declined by well over $4,000 in the last two hours, having […]Read More

Altcoin

Remembering the Class of Altcoins That Went Up in Smoke

During the crypto hype cycle and asset bubble that formed in late 2017, everyone jumped on the cryptocurrency bandwagon and scrambled to launch altcoins designed to power a specific industry or category. To celebrate the current 420-day holiday taking place across the globe, we’re looking back at a small subset of altcoins that went completely […]Read More

Altcoin

A Fund Manager Just Bashed XRP, Bitcoin Cash, and Other

Save for a few blips, XRP, Litecoin, Bitcoin Cash, and others have been part of the top 10 cryptocurrencies for years. Since the crash of 2018, the altcoins at the top of the pack have largely been unquestioned. But a prominent researcher and fund manager is challenging the status quo. He wrote in a recent […]Read More