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Bitcoin

Native Bitcoin trading is coming to ShapeShift via THORChain (RUNE)

ShapeShift, a non-custodial cryptocurrency exchange, announced yesterday that it was now fully integrated with THORChain, the decentralized cross-chain liquidity network, as per a release. Users can now trade native (unwrapped) Bitcoin with Litecoin (LTC) and Ethereum (ETH) on ShapeShift’s mobile and desktop platforms. We are feeling so good about our launch of @THORChain on mobile […]Read More

Bitcoin

HSBC reportedly bans customers from trading this Bitcoin-linked stock

UK-based Hongkong and Shanghai Banking Corporation (HSBC), one of the world’s biggest banks by assets under management, has reportedly banned customers from trading the stock of business analytics firm MicroStrategy due to its links to Bitcoin, as per a leaked email circulating on social media. HSBC FUD HSBC’s new “policies” on virtual currencies say that […]Read More

Bitcoin

Crypto market’s slump liquidates $1.4 billion off the trading board

Around $1.4 billion worth of trading positions got liquidated today as the crypto market dove into the red zone, according to crypto metrics platform ByBt. Earlier today, the price of Bitcoin dipped from $58,660 in the morning to as low as $55,990, dragging most cryptocurrencies alongside. “$946.71M worth of longs liquidated in the past four hours,” […]Read More

Bitcoin

Why is Grayscale’s Bitcoin Trust (GBTC) trading at a discount?

The Grayscale product is one of the only Bitcoin-focused financial instruments for institutional and accredited investors. It’s now trading at a discount, however. What’s with Grayscale? The Grayscale Bitcoin Trust (GBTC) is trading at a relatively steep discount compared to its otherwise high premiums, data from multiple sources shows. The product allows institutional and accredited […]Read More

Market

Market Wrap: Bitcoin Remains Around $48.5K Amid Flat Trading Activity

Bitcoin faced choppy markets for most of Tuesday after briefly trading above $50,000 for the first time during early U.S. trading hours. With some remaining bullish, other analysts and traders warned about near-term price correction. Bitcoin (BTC) trading around 48,810.95 as of 21:00 UTC (4 p.m. ET). Gaining 0.39% over the previous 24 hours.  Bitcoin’s […]Read More

Regulation

Hong Kong’s Bitcoin trading ban could see users turn to

Hong Kong’s crypto users could shift to “unregulated” and riskier venues to trade their digital assets should the government move forward with tighter controls on the rising sector, a group of crypto exchange owners said over the weekend. The way out of regulation The statements came months after Hong Kong’s Financial Services and the Treasury […]Read More

Market

What Really Happened When Robinhood Suspended GameStop Trading

Robinhood’s users blamed the brokerage for suspending the trading of GameStop stock and other securities last month, amid a buying frenzy kick-started by retail traders on a Reddit forum.  But Robinhood may not have had a choice.  Robinhood, after all, is just one player in a public securities market that has been built over decades. […]Read More

Bitcoin

You could win a Tesla by trading just $100 worth

Love Tesla and Bitcoin? This competition could be for you. Hong Kong-based crypto exchange Crypto.com has announced a new scheme for users that gives them the chance to win a Tesla electric car if they trade just $100 of Bitcoin. Founded in 2017, Crypto.com is one of the world’s largest and most used crypto exchange, […]Read More

Market

Ethereum Futures Are Now Trading on CME

The Chicago Mercantile Exchange (CME) has launched its much-anticipated futures contracts for ether – the native cryptocurrency of the Ethereum blockchain network. Announced in mid-December, trading in ether futures went live late Sunday, with the February contract registering an opening price of $1,669.75. At the time, the spot price stood at around $1,600. The Chicago-based […]Read More