Tag Archives: Bitcoin Cryptocurrency

Square’s Bitcoin (BTC) Revenue Continues to Climb

Bitcoin (BTC), Cryptocurrency–Despite the crypto markets entering the final months of 2018 in an ongoing bear cycle, cryptocurrency and financial services company Square has revealed that Q3 revenue was up $6 million, including a profit of $500,000. While some investors might find the numbers middling at best, it represents a substantial step forward for cryptocurrency and Bitcoin payments–particularly… Read More »

Winklevoss Brothers File Charges Against Bitcoin Investor And Ex-Convict Charlie Shrem – They Want 5,000 Bitcoins

The Winklevoss twins have made a name within the crypto community as two of the people who became billionaires courtesy of the Bitcoin boom. The two brothers, Tyler and Cameron Winklevoss, are also the founders of the budding crypto exchange Gemini. They have been in the news as some of the most active people pushing for the approval… Read More »

U.S. S&P 500 Price Index Now More Volatile Than Bitcoin (BTC)

Bitcoin (BTC), Cryptocurrency, Stock Market–Last week EWN reported on the development that tech sector stocks, on average, exhibited more price volatility through the traditional markets than Bitcoin. As Bitcoin price volatility continues to reach an all time low, as the currency enters another week of largely sideways trading, the U.S. S&P 500 is now more turbulent in valuation… Read More »

How Bitcoin AND Stablecoins Can Dominate the Future of Cryptocurrency

Cryptocurrency, Stablecoins, Bitcoin (BTC)–As stablecoins, the new industry of cryptocurrency that is focused on price stability, continues to gain traction relative to Bitcoin and the altcoin market, competition is going to mount over the viability of transacting as adoption grows. While stablecoins offer a fair amount of utility in terms of a digital tender, Bitcoin comes with the… Read More »

Bitcoin Price to Benefit Most From Institutional Investing

Bitcoin (BTC), Cryptocurrency–A week ago JPMorgan analysts released a report that claimed the U.S. had a 60 percent chance of undergoing recession by the year 2020, with that figure climbing to 80 percent in three years. As EWN reported, the bearish outlook for the traditional stock market could be to the benefit of cryptocurrency, despite the year long… Read More »

CNBC: 2018 Bear Market “Opportune” For Crypto Merger & Acquisition

Cryptocurrency–The ongoing bear cycle for the cryptocurrency markets throughout 2018, which have seen the steady erosion of over $600 billion in market capitalization, have provided “opportune” conditions for a subset of companies and investors. According to a report out of CNBC published on Oct 18, not only have cryptocurrency deal makers managed to thrive as coin prices plummet… Read More »

New Study Finds Fault With Cryptocurrency Decentralization

Cryptocurrency–Along with the security offered through blockchain projects and the improved efficiency of digital payments, one of the core features of cryptocurrency has always been in the decentralized governance of the technology. Compared to traditional routes of money, such as government fiat which are wholly run and influenced by authorities and figures of power, cryptocurrency functions from a… Read More »

Is 2018 A Waste if Bitcoin (BTC) Prices Don’t Recover?

Bitcoin (BTC), Cryptocurrency–Despite the excitement being generated in the space of cryptocurrency, to the tune of a $200 billion market capitalization or about five times that of popular electric car maker Tesla, 2018 has been a decidedly bad year in terms of increasing valuation. Since reaching a pinnacle in December 2017, when Bitcoin prices soared on an exponential… Read More »

Chainalysis: Bitcoin Whales Not Responsible For Volatility

Bitcoin (BTC), Cryptocurrency–While cryptocurrency has been on a gradual decline throughout 2018, investors and interest groups have cried foul over the presence of notorious market manipulators, commonly known as whales. In markets such as cryptocurrency, which lack the total trade volume and regulations of the traditional stock market, large cap players with substantial BTC and dollar holdings have… Read More »

Juniper Research Warns Bitcoin May be In For Implosion, Cites Low Volume

Bitcoin (BTC), Cryptocurrency–Despite the small uptick in valuation for Bitcoin over the past week, a new study out of analytics firm Juniper Research states that the cryptocurrency markets look in danger of imploding, with a gradual decrease in transaction volumes being cited as the main evidence for such a concern.   First reported by Bloomberg on October 9,… Read More »