# BITCOIN

10 Best Cryptocurrencies To Invest in for 2021

Cryptocurrency is digital money that isn’t managed by a central system like a government. Instead, it’s based on blockchain technology, with Bitcoin being the most popular one. As digital money continues to gain traction on Wall Street, more and more options become available. There are currently more than 5,000 cryptocurrencies on the market. While you […]

Introducing The S&P Cryptocurrency Indices

Summary For us at S&P DJI, this is an exciting time because this new asset class is bringing unprecedented change to our financial ecosystem and the mindsets of market participants. But along with opportunities, this asset class comes with a host of new challenges. As an emerging space, one of the biggest issues is a […]

*** Federal Reserve Bank President Says Bitcoin Is Clearly a Store of Value

The Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas president says bitcoin is clearly “a store of value.” Emphasizing the differences between cryptocurrencies, like bitcoin, and central bank digital currencies, he said the latter “won’t necessarily be a store of value.” Fed Bank Chief Calls Bitcoin a Store of Value The president of the Federal Reserve Bank of […]

Bitcoin drops by $8,400, XRP crashes 29% in mysterious overnight flash crash

It has been a utopia in the cryptocurrency industry for the past three weeks, with most coins seeing a new record price every other day. However, in the early morning hours today, a mysterious flash crash has seen most coins register at least 15% price drops. Bitcoin lost $8,400 in a few hours, with XRP, […]

Goldman Sachs CEO believes Bitcoin regulations are set for a ‘big evolution’

Goldman Sachs CEO David Soloman has forecast a big evolution in how the U.S. government regulates cryptocurrency. David Solomon, CEO of Goldman Sachs has forecast a “big evolution” in how the U.S. government regulates Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies, in relation to financial institutions. In an interview with CNBC today, Solomon was quizzed on the banking […]

Harvard Professor Kenneth Rogoff Warns Central Banks Will Never Allow Bitcoin to Go Mainstream

Harvard Professor of Economics and former chief economist at the International Monetary Fund (IMF) Kenneth Rogoff says that central banks won’t allow bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies to become mainstream. “Eventually over the long course of history, the government first regulates and then it appropriates, and I think we can see that happening here,” he warned. […]

Bitcoin, Gold And The Rush To National Digital Currencies – OpEd

Bitcoin as a money is just very unremarkable. Yet this digital coin is well on its way to becoming one of financial history’s great epic stories. Its promotors just hit lucky in finding themselves in the midst of a monetary inflation whose virulence intensified during a great pandemic. Double luck: the greatest speculative narrative of […]

Bitcoin briefly exceeds $47,000 record, stocks and oil also rise

Bitcoin rises 20 percent after Tesla endorsement; Asian stocks, oil gain on US stimulus hopes and vaccine releases. Asian stocks rose on Tuesday after a record-setting day on Wall Street, while bitcoin paused for breath after an overnight endorsement from Tesla Inc sent the cryptocurrency up 20 percent to a new record high. Oil prices […]

Mexican Billionaire Pushes Bitcoin Price Above $40k With Twitter Mention

Mexican billionaire Ricardo Salinas Pliego added the hashtag “Bitcoin” to his Twitter profile. As a result, on some exchanges, the price of BTC reached $40,960. In January, his fortune was estimated at more than $13 billion. Pliego is the founder and chairman of Grupo Salinas, a Mexican media conglomerate that includes the television company TV […]

Bitcoin Cash Transactions Intensify, Daily Count Nears BTC, Big Blocks Help Clear Throughput

Just recently, the Bitcoin Cash community has been discussing the large number of transactions the network has been seeing on a daily basis during the last month. Statistics show that bitcoin cash daily transactions have been increasing every day since the last week of 2020. Bitcoin Cash miners have processed upwards of 300,000+ daily transactions […]

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