A beginner’s guide to Bitcoin

A quick history of money and how Bitcoin challenges our understanding of financial systems. Photo by André François McKenzie on Unsplash Since its inception in 2009, Bitcoin has seen both tremendous growth and periods of disillusionment. From a valuation of $ 0.08 per coin in 2010, Bitcoin is now a successful […]

Has the moment of truth come for Bitcoin?

Photo: SOPA Images / LightRocket via Getty Images A report from Citi says bitcoin is at a tipping point and could soon be the preferred choice for international trade. At the same time, another large international bank, Goldman Sachs has decided to restart its cryptocurrency exchange counterand many others on Wall […]

How to buy a Bugatti with Bitcoin

Share Tweet Share Share Share E-mail In the midst of bitcoin’s furious price gains – and its volatility – holders who have hit it hard on the pedal to the metal in advanced transactions. In an interview with PYMNTS, Blake Pride-Zorn, Head of Vegas Auto Gallery in Las Vegas, Nevada, said […]

Breakingviews – Capital Calls: China digs bitcoin holes

Mining facilities for cryptocurrency will be seen in Pristina, Kosovo on June 12, 2018. HONG KONG (Reuters Breakingviews) – Brief insight into the global economy of the Covid-19 era. ————————————————- SUPPLY-SIDE CRYPTO-NOMICS. China is chewing up another supply chain. Just weeks after bitcoin nearly reached $ 60,000, Inner Mongolia has released […]

Bitcoin climbs short over $ 50,000 for the first time in six days – CoinDesk

Bitcoin started above $ 50,000 early on Tuesday for the first time in six days, as the largest cryptocurrency continued to recover from last week’s 21% sales, the most since the coronavirus-driven route in March 2020. The push over $ 50,000 came when the Chicago Board Options Exchange announced an official […]

Big increase in Brits investing in cryptocurrencies like bitcoin

Given that cryptocurrencies such as bitcoin can see their value fluctuate by as much as 15 percent in 48 hours, it can be wise to transfer profits to something more concrete. Rich Whitehurst, 37, of Stoke-on-Trent, may have taken that advice literally. After quadrupling an investment of around £ 240 in […]

Bitcoin rises 8% to $ 48861.48

FILE PHOTO: A collection of bitcoin (virtual currency) tokens is shown in this image illustration taken on December 8, 2017. REUTERS / Benoit Tessier / Illustration (Reuters) – Bitcoin rose 8% to $ 48,861.48 on Monday, adding $ 3,620.52 to its earlier close. Bitcoin, the world’s largest and most well-known cryptocurrency, […]

A large Chinese bitcoin mining center shuts down its cryptocurrency business

A visual representation of the cryptocurrency bitcoin. S3studio | Getty Images GUANGZHOU, China – China’s Inner Mongolia region plans to ban new cryptocurrency projects and shut down existing activity in an effort to reduce energy consumption. Bitcoin is based on a decentralized network, which means that it is not issued by […]

The CBOE seeks approval for the Bitcoin ETF when the price rises

March 2 (Reuters) – CBOE’s global markets are seeking approval from the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) to list a bitcoin Exchange Traded Fund (ETF), according to an application, the latest attempt to launch such a product in the US. The submission came when Citi analysts said the most popular […]

A beginner’s guide to bitcoin: what is bitcoin? | MoneyWeek

If I only had one bitcoin at a time, I would have heard someone say, “I do not understand.” Even after explaining bitcoin – and I’m pretty good at explaining things – many people still shake their heads and say “I still do not understand”. I often think this is intentional […]

The CBOE seeks approval for the Bitcoin ETF when the price rises

March 2 (Reuters) – CBOE’s global markets are seeking approval from the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) to list a bitcoin Exchange Traded Fund (ETF), according to an application, the latest attempt to launch such a product in the US. The submission came when Citi analysts said the most popular […]

Here’s Why Many Bitcoin Shares Fly High Today | The motley fool

What happened Many stocks with financial interest in leading cryptocurrency Bitcoin (CRYPTO: BTC) traded sharply higher on Monday morning. A cautiously bullish Bitcoin report from the respected analytics firm Citi sparked hope, assisted by a modest recovery in cryptocurrency prices following a difficult end to February. Here are some of tomorrow’s […]

CBOE launches Bitcoin ETF watch with VanEck archiving – CoinDesk

The Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE) has officially registered for listing of shares in VanEck bitcoin exchange traded fund (ETF). The CBOE submitted a form 19b-4 Monday formally announced its intention to list and trade shares in the VanEck Bitcoin Trust. The form starts the legal review period which may lead […]

Bitcoin falls 5.84% to $ 43,418

FILE PHOTO: A collection of bitcoin (virtual currency) tokens is shown in this image illustration taken on December 8, 2017. REUTERS / Benoit Tessier / Illustration / File Photo (Reuters) – Bitcoin fell 5.84% to $ 43,418.02 on Sunday, losing $ 2,691.96 from its previous close. Bitcoin, the world’s largest and […]

Bitcoin rises by 6% as risk assets increase; Citi says at a “tipping point”

LONDON (Reuters) – Bitcoin rose nearly 6% on Monday as risky assets rose after last week’s bond yields cooled, with Citi saying the most popular cryptocurrency was at a “tipping point” and could become the preferred currency for international trading. With the latest embrace of the likes of Tesla Inc and […]

Mining Bitcoin for Heat, Strawberries and Chickens – CoinDesk

Strawberries are growing in the village of Neuville, Quebec, in the middle of a Canadian winter. The small farm Le Caveau à Légumes channels excess heat from crypt mines to combat the frost and grows into a rarity for the region. “Now it’s really cold, so we need the heat,” Melissa […]

Cboe files to list VanEck’s bitcoin ETFs

Cboe Global Markets – the global stock and derivatives exchange – submitted a request to the Securities and Exchange Commission to list and trade shares in VanEck’s bitcoin ETF. The company’s archiving reignites VanEck’s journey to launch an ETF tied to bitcoin in the United States. “Our archiving is based on […]

Hi Citi, your bitcoin report is embarrassingly bad

On Monday, one of the world’s leading investment banks, Citi, released a report called “BITCOIN: At the Tipping Point”, which has caused a lot of uproar across the kryptonät and beyond. “Absolutely fantastic bird’s eye view of the bitcoin phenomenon from Citi,” tweeted crypto VC Nic Carter. “It is incredibly well […]