Binance CEO and Akon, other big names to speak at BlockDown 2020 virtual conference on April 16-17

Changpeng Zhao, the CEO of Binance will be delivering a keynote speech and an AMA at the BlockDown 2020 virtual conference. The virtual event, which will take place on Apr. 16 and Apr. 17, will also feature other prominent speakers, including NEO co-founder Da Hongfei, ShapeShift CEO Erik Voorhees, Peter McCormack, and music superstar Akon. The […]
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Q2 historically generated large gains for Bitcoin, but this time may be different

Historically, the Bitcoin price has tended to increase in the second quarter of every year. In the past six years, with the exception of 2018, BTC’s price has increased by 80 percent on average from April to June. However, 2018 was an odd year out during which the Bitcoin price dropped by 8 percent in […]
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With strain on the physical gold market, is Bitcoin the next best bet?

In times of economic crisis, gold has been the tried-and-true solution for those looking to protect their wealth for decades, even centuries; indeed, the metal has held its value for millennia, is universally loved, and is scarce. Gold under pressure The safe-haven status of gold has been proven once again over the past few months, […]
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The crypto market’s early-March meltdown revealed something super bullish for Bitcoin

March 12th is a day that will live in infamy for the crypto markets, with investors watching Bitcoin lead the entire market in an unprecedented downwards movement that led some altcoins to decline as much as 50 percent or more in a matter of mere hours. The downwards tailwind that catalyzed this decline was created […]
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What’s really going on with Tether’s exploding supply? Crypto exec tells all

Despite the strong downturn seen in the crypto markets, epitomized by Bitcoin’s 50 percent decline that transpired on Mar. 12, the amount of Tether’s USDT stablecoin in existence has exploded. In fact, according to industry news aggregator Unfolded, the market capitalization of the asset recently surpassed $6 billion, with $1 billion added to this metric […]
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