At $300 Billion, Bitcoin Is Now the World’s 15th Most Valuable Liquid Currency

At $300 Billion, Bitcoin Is Now the World’s 15th Most Valuable Liquid Currency

Bitcoin’s market cap crossed $300 billion on Friday ahead of the launch of futures contracts on U.
$530 Billion: Cryptocurrencies Become More Valuable Than Facebook

$530 Billion: Cryptocurrencies Become More Valuable Than Facebook

The bitcoin price rallied past $18,000 on Friday as traders rolled their altcoins profits back into the flagship cryptocurrency.
‘Mrs. Watanabe’ Driving Bitcoin Price Higher: Deutsche Bank

‘Mrs. Watanabe’ Driving Bitcoin Price Higher: Deutsche Bank

Mainstream financiers like BlackRock CEO Larry Fink may claim that bitcoin is an “index of money laundering,” but a new report from Deutsche Bank AG says that this year’s bitcoin price surge is not the product of criminal activity, it’s Mrs.
Bitcoin Price Posts Slight Decline But Altcoin Markets Set New Records

Bitcoin Price Posts Slight Decline But Altcoin Markets Set New Records

The bitcoin price posted a minor pullback on Thursday, continuing a weeklong trend that has seen the most prominent cryptocurrency ease its foot off the gas after a meteoric early-month climb.
$500 Billion: Ethereum, Ripple Prices Carry Crypto Market Cap to Historic Milestone

$500 Billion: Ethereum, Ripple Prices Carry Crypto Market Cap to Historic Milestone

Cryptocurrencies achieved another historic milestone this week, as their combined market caps leaped above the $500 billion mark on the heels of an altcoin rally led by the ethereum and ripple prices.

South Korean Government Holds Emergency Meeting to Discuss Bitcoin

The South Korean government held an emergency meeting to evaluate the state of the local cryptocurrency exchange market and trading of digital currencies.
Bitcoin Price Hits All-Time High as Futures See Second-Day Slump in Volume

Bitcoin Price Hits All-Time High as Futures See Second-Day Slump in Volume

The bitcoin price achieved a new all-time high on Tuesday, even as CBOE processed lower volumes of bitcoin futures during the second full day of trading.
CBOE Bitcoin Futures Trade Near $18,000; ‘Speculative Mania’ Carries Volume Past 3,400 XBT

CBOE Bitcoin Futures Trade Near $18,000; ‘Speculative Mania’ Carries Volume Past 3,400 XBT

CBOE’s bitcoin futures continue to trade near $18,000 as “speculative mania” prevented bears from immediately shorting the market.
Bitcoin Price Headed for $100,000, Says Trader Who Called Q4 Rally

Bitcoin Price Headed for $100,000, Says Trader Who Called Q4 Rally

A Hong Kong trader who successfully forecast the bitcoin price’s dramatic year-end ascent believes that the flagship cryptocurrency’s rally is far from over.
Bitcoin Price, Crypto Markets Trade Up After Cboe Futures Launch

Bitcoin Price, Crypto Markets Trade Up After Cboe Futures Launch

The bitcoin price climbed nearly 20 percent in the hours following the launch of the bitcoin futures on U.
Bitcoin Price Surges 20% Overnight as Volume of CBOE Futures Skyrockets

Bitcoin Price Surges 20% Overnight as Volume of CBOE Futures Skyrockets

The bitcoin price has surged by more than 20 percent overnight, triggered by the launch of the Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE) bitcoin futures trading platform.
Bitcoin Breaks CBOE as Futures Up 20% Hours After Launch, Trading at $18,210

Bitcoin Breaks CBOE as Futures Up 20% Hours After Launch, Trading at $18,210

Within three hours after its listing of bitcoin futures, the website and online trading platform of the Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE) were inaccessible, due to an unexpected spike in demand and volume.
Rising Transaction Costs Could Trigger a Bitcoin Price Crash: CME Economist

Rising Transaction Costs Could Trigger a Bitcoin Price Crash: CME Economist

A CME Group economist believes that rising transaction costs could cause a bitcoin price crash.

Bitcoin and the Quantity Theory of Money – Why Bitcoin is Undervalued

If you were awake in your college economics class you might recall Milton Friedman’s classic theory: The quantity theory of money.
Exponential Growth: Number of Bitcoin Users to Reach 200 Million by 2024

Exponential Growth: Number of Bitcoin Users to Reach 200 Million by 2024

According to RT, analysts expect the number of bitcoin users to reach 200 million by 2024, within the next seven years, given the current exponential growth rate of bitcoin.

Winklevoss Twins Expect Bitcoin Market Cap to Surpass Trillions in Long-Term

Tyler and Cameron Winklevoss, better known as the Winklevoss twins, expect the market valuation of bitcoin to surpass trillions of dollars in the upcoming years.

Indian Central Bank’s Bitcoin Warning: A Sign of Fear?

On December 5, the Reserve Bank of India (RBI), the country’s central bank, cautioned investors of bitcoin, clarifying that the government is yet to regulate bitcoin and cryptocurrency exchanges within the local market.

Bitcoin Market Cap Briefly Surpasses That of JPMorgan, World’s Largest Bank

Bitcoin’s market valuation briefly surpassed that of JPMorgan, the world’s largest bank, earlier today, on December 8.
Bitcoin Price Ebbs From $18,000 High as Market Continues to Set Records

Bitcoin Price Ebbs From $18,000 High as Market Continues to Set Records

The bitcoin price made another bullish run on Thursday, reaching above $18,000 for the first time in its brief history.
Bitcoin’s Wild Ride: a Run-Down of Thursday’s Dizzying Movements

Bitcoin’s Wild Ride: a Run-Down of Thursday’s Dizzying Movements

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Bitcoin Price Frenzy: GDAX Goes Down After Price Clips $19,000

Bitcoin Price Frenzy: GDAX Goes Down After Price Clips $19,000

Bitcoin’s record-setting run took another unprecedented turn on Thursday, as the bitcoin price ripped past $19,000 on cryptocurrency exchange GDAX, leaving a trail of altcoin carnage in its wake.
$16,000 and Climbing: Bitcoin Price Achieves New All-Time High, is There a Limit?

$16,000 and Climbing: Bitcoin Price Achieves New All-Time High, is There a Limit?

The global average bitcoin price across major markets including the US, Japan, South Korea, and Europe has surpassed $16,000, peaking at $16,422.

Bitcoin Price to Reach $60,000 Before Crashing to $1,000 in 2018 is Saxo Bank’s ‘Outrageous’ Prediction

“Bitcoin is thrown to the wolves,” the headline reads, punctuating the tail end of Saxo Bank’s prediction that the bitcoin price will soar above $60,000 in 2018 before crashing more than 98 percent to “its fundamental ‘production cost’ of $1,000.
$15,000: Bitcoin Price Goes Parabolic, Cannibalizes Crypto Market

$15,000: Bitcoin Price Goes Parabolic, Cannibalizes Crypto Market

The bitcoin price ripped past $15,000 on Thursday, marking yet another historical milestone for the most prominent cryptocurrency.
Bitcoin Price Surpasses $17,000 in South Korea, an Extreme $3,500 Premium

Bitcoin Price Surpasses $17,000 in South Korea, an Extreme $3,500 Premium

The bitcoin price has surpassed $17,000 in South Korea, peaking to $17,500 earlier today, on December 7.