What Bitcoin’s Valuation Says About Its Volatility

Noelle Acheson is a veteran of company analysis and CoinDesk’s Director of Research. The opinions expressed in this article are the author’s own. The following article originally appeared in Institutional Crypto by CoinDesk, a weekly newsletter focused on institutional investment in crypto assets. Sign up for free here. For a primer on crypto valuation concepts, […]

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Crypto Inflation Figures Show Why Bitcoin is King Above Others Like ZEC and XRP

The high inflation figures for altcoins like ZCash (ZEC) and XRP are providing yet another basis for the “bitcoin is king” argument. Indiscriminate Dumping Hurting Altcoin Value Tweeting on Friday (September 13, 2019), economic and crypto analyst, Alex Krüger highlighted the relationship between high inflation figures and poor price performance for certain altcoins. Crypto inflation […]

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The E.U.’s New Digital Czar Poses A Dire Threat To Bitcoin, Crypto, And Facebook’s Libra – Forbes

Bitcoin and crypto investors were put on notice this week when French and German government officials backed European Central Bank (ECB) plans for the development of a rival to Facebook’s libra and bitcoin. The ECB has said it’s planning a public digital currency that could leave Facebook’s libra dead in the water. However, the most […]

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You Can Now Prove a Whole Blockchain With One Math Problem – Really

The Electric Coin Company (ECC) says it discovered a new way to scale blockchains with “recursive proof composition,” a proof to verify the entirety of a blockchain in one function. For the ECC and zcash, the new project, Halo, may hold the key to privacy at scale. A privacy coin based on zero-knowledge proofs, referred to as […]

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Bitcoin Price Indicator May Signal Next Leg Higher – CoinDesk

History looks to be repeating itself in the bitcoin market, as a key indicator’s bullish turn could mark the beginning of the next meteoric price rally. The world’s most valuable cryptocurrency’s price action seen over the last eight months is very similar to the moves seen in 2015, according to Bitstamp data. For instance, the […]

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Bitcoin price news: The eco-friendly way to mine crypto – Express

Bitcoin was born ten years ago while the world teetered toward financial collapse as a result of the 2007 and 2008 financial crisis. An elusive character called Satoshi Nakamoto then created a peer-to-peer system of electronic cash called bitcoin with a purported threefold aim. These were to wrest control away from those who created the […]

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NBA Star to Convert His $34M Contract into a Digital Investment

An NBA basketball player for the Brooklyn Nets, Spencer Dinwiddie, is converting his multi-million dollars contract into a digital token investment vehicle, according to The Athletic’s sources. Dinwiddie To Securitize NBA Contract The disruptive effects of cryptocurrencies and blockchain technology are permeating all industries and sectors, including the world of sports. Most recently, Shams Charania […]

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