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Regulation

Central Bank of Portugal awards first licenses to local crypto

Banco de Portugal, the country’s central bank, issued operational licenses to two local crypto exchanges for the first time ever, a notice on the site shows. Receiving the licenses were Lisboa-based Criptoloja and Braga-based Mind The Coin. “It was a long way. Being the first regulated exchange in Portugal means a lot,” said Pedro Borges, […]Read More

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

Cryptocurrency

Local top? Why Bitcoin traders are starting to get slightly

The Bitcoin price has seen a relatively large pullback since December 27, after it hit a peak at $28,422. Following a 6.5% drop, technical analysts and traders are becoming slightly cautious in the short-term. The Bitcoin price chart. Source: BTCUSD on TradingView.com Bitcoin demand came from derivatives, not institutions The Bitcoin rally to over $28,000 […]Read More