Bitcoin taps $40K to finish July on bullish note

Bitcoin has jumped 7% over the past week, finishing July with a bullish flourish that could signal the end of a multi-month decline. Across the market, cryptoassets are flashing double-digit weekly returns. Ethereum has doubled Bitcoin’s gains by adding 14% ahead of the EIP-1559 upgrade en route to Ethereum 2.0, XRP has risen 15% on freshly signed partnerships, and the release of a newContinue reading “Bitcoin taps $40K to finish July on bullish note”

Inflation fears send Bitcoin below $32K

Crypto sinks with stocks on economic uncertainty Bitcoin’s summer slump continues, with prices falling below $32K as post-pandemic inflation fears wash over the cryptocurrency market. The U.S. Labor Department released data last week showing that U.S. consumer prices spiked beyond expectations in June. Major stock indices started falling shortly afterwards, and Bitcoin — already feeling jittery aboutContinue reading “Inflation fears send Bitcoin below $32K”

Volatility drops in directionless digital asset market

Will sideways trading give way to volatility as Grayscale shares unlock? A summer lull has descended on the digital asset market, as Bitcoin struggles to find clear direction amidst an ample supply of both bullish and bearish headlines. Visa said on Wednesday that more than $1 billion worth of crypto has been spent using their crypto cards in theContinue reading “Volatility drops in directionless digital asset market”

Bitcoin eyes $35K after volatile week

Headwinds from China collide with optimism in Latin America Bitcoin is bouncing towards $35K, after a storm of volatility sent the crypto asset down to its lowest point in nearly five months. While enforcement in China and a Bitcoin heist in South Africa have added to the uncertainty pushing prices lower, the market is being supported tailwinds from the West: ElContinue reading “Bitcoin eyes $35K after volatile week”

How higher inflation relates to diversification

The importance of diversifying your portfolio cannot be emphasised enough. Diversification is a risk management strategy in which you invest in a variety of different financial assets, and which, in the event of significant market volatility, may reduce your chances of incurring major losses. The importance of diversification can be illustrated in the high inflation period happeningContinue reading “How higher inflation relates to diversification”

Crypto market drifts sideways on announcement at Bitcoin Miami 2021

Will Bitcoin become legal tender in El Salvador? Bitcoin has drifted sideways this week; caught between waves of volatility as bad news from China and tweets from Elon Musk rock the market back and forth. Prices approached $40K on Friday, before Musk tweeted a broken heart emoji with the Bitcoin logo, triggering a 7% drop. FearsContinue reading “Crypto market drifts sideways on announcement at Bitcoin Miami 2021”

Elon Musk shakes crypto market with carbon footprint concerns

Bitcoin sinks to three-month low as Cardano hits all-time highs Fear is gripping the crypto market after comments from Tesla billionaire Elon Musk sparked a 20% sell-off for Bitcoin. Prices fell to a low of $42K on Monday as the billionaire voiced concerns about the environmental impact of Bitcoin mining, before hinting at a sale ofContinue reading “Elon Musk shakes crypto market with carbon footprint concerns”

Smart contact platforms soar as Ethereum eclipses $4K

EOS adds 50% while Ethereum Classic triples in value Ethereum and Litecoin have led the market higher this week, with prices roaring past $4K and $400 respectively. As in previous weeks, altcoins have captured the most aggressive gains: Dogecoin finished the week up 20% after Elon Musk appeared on Saturday Night Live. Ethereum Classic tripled in value amidst a market-wide surge inContinue reading “Smart contact platforms soar as Ethereum eclipses $4K”

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