Price of Bitcoin

Bitcoin halving: Are Whales done Hodling?

85 days remain until the next Bitcoin halving, an event following which mining rewards will become more scarce. And while many expect the world’s largest cryptocurrency to surge to new highs in light of this, a cursory glance of the charts will reveal that Bitcoin is currently in its consolidating phase, with the coin recording […]

The 2020 Bitcoin halvening

Per the rules set out in the Bitcoin whitepaper, the block confirmation subsidy (or reward) halves every 210,000 blocks. That’s generally every four years, and the next is estimated to happen on 14th May 2020. Originally 50 BTC per block, it dropped to 25 in 2012 and to 12.5 BTC in 2016. After May 2020, […]

What Are Bitcoin Futures?

Bitcoin futures are financial derivatives that enable investors to either buy or sell bitcoin without actually touching the digital currency itself. More specifically, bitcoin futures contracts oblige the investor to buy or sell bitcoin at a predetermined price on a predefined future date. They are standardized, detail the quantity of the underlying asset, and trade […]

BusinessChronos.com:Cryptocurrency Statistics 2018-2019

Cryptocurrency Statistics 2018- 2019 – Cryptocurrencies have become increasingly popular over the past few years, with the likes of Bitcoin becoming household names across most countries. However, aside from knowing roughly what Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies are, many people don’t know too much about them. This is made even worse if you’re considering investing in […]

Bitcoin’s bumpy revolution may be only just beginning

Bitcoin was born out of despair. Hidden among the lines of code in the first ever batch of the cryptocurrency was a headline from the frontpage of that day’s edition of The Times: “Chancellor on brink of second bailout for banks”. It was 3 January, 2009, and the world was in the midst of the worst […]

Halving and Hashrate

Commenting on the potential impact of halving on BTC price, Garrick Hileman, the research head at Blockchain said that: Cryptocurrency markets are often very event-driven, and as we get closer to the next halving bitcoin’s price will receive a boost from those anticipating the forthcoming reduction in new supply. In the months leading up to the […]

What is a Ponzi scheme?

With the price of Bitcoin recently taking a turn in the wake of the collapse of a crypto Ponzi scam, investors should take note of the signs so they do not fall into a similar trap. The price of Bitcoin was recently hammered after news that the ill-gotten gains from a cryptocurrency Ponzi scheme have […]

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