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FXTM’s Jameel Admad Predicts a Bitcoin Price of $8,000 by Year’s end No Comments

Expectations related to the Bitcoin price are higher than ever before. The year 2017 has surpassed all previous expectations in quick succession. Some sources already claim the next Bitcoin price target by December 31st is $8,000. Not an unlikely scenario, depending on how the SegWit2x hard fork decides to mess things up. Unprecedented price growth will always lead to corrections and reversals. ...


Should we be Concerned About all Major Currencies Seeing a Decline in Transactions per day? No Comments

Most cryptocurrency enthusiasts are well aware of how currencies work. More specifically, people know Bitcoin transactions don't always represent purchases or payments for services rendered. In most cases, funds are being moved to and from exchange or mining rewards are distributed. If the number of transactions per day goes down, that is not necessarily something to worry about. This affects all ...


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Merchants are Among the Top Beneficiaries of Crypto Payment Interfaces Offered by Companies Like Cryptopay No Comments

Merchants and other stakeholders within the financial ecosystem are gradually realizing that Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies are an inevitable part of the payment landscape. As the traditional world meets the crypto world, consumers will require interfaces between these two. These interfaces serve as the bridge connecting both ecosystems and consequently become a vital aspect in the maturity...


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Altcoins Increasingly Popular among Traders No Comments

Bitcoin (BTC) is the poster child of digital currency. It dominates the trading arena, with a market cap of some $70 billion, in a digital currency market worth an estimated $145 billion. While these precise values can whipsaw wildly from day-to-day, Bitcoin remains a dominant force in cryptocurrency. However, while all the focus tends to be on BTC, there is an entire market of opportunities avail...


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South African Reserve Bank and Bankymoon to Conduct Trials of Country’s Crypto-Regulations No Comments

Central banks of many countries with considerable Bitcoin usage are in the process of drafting cryptocurrency regulations. The South African Reserve Bank is one among them. According to recent reports, the country's central bank has decided to go ahead and test these regulations before making them permanent. The trial of a number of new regulations is expected to start in the next few months. A...


ICO, IPO, startups, fundraising, investors

Bitcoin and Altcoins Have Changed the Way Startups Raise Funds No Comments

Cryptocurrencies are now finding an attractive use case in the startup ecosystems., But this time it doesn't concern Bitcoin or other cryptocurrency related products and services. Many technology startups across the world are gradually shifting to cryptocurrency crowdsales and ICOs for raising the much-required funds. The ICOs and crowdsale, where individuals and institutions opt to buy cryptot...


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Surging Bitcoin Price Affects Exchange and Trading Platforms No Comments

These past two months have been a crazy ride for the Bitcoin community. As the cryptocurrency's value continues to increase, the number of people trading Bitcoin and the frequency of such trades have drastically gone up. The sudden influx of traffic has caught many exchanges and trading platforms off guard, leading to outages and disruption of trading services. Popular cryptocurrency platforms ...


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Is Bitcoin Losing Its Charm to Other Altcoins? No Comments

Bitcoin is the first mover in the cryptocurrency industry. The concept introduced by Satoshi Nakamoto in a whitepaper in 2008 led to the creation of the first-ever cryptocurrency the very next year. Since then, Bitcoin has continuously gained adoption, driving its value to the highest in the recent days. Many alternatives to Bitcoin have entered the market since 2009, but Bitcoin always led the pa...


NewsBTC Bitcoin price Investing 2017

Current Cryptocurrency Capital Influx Hints at Positive Bitcoin Price Evolution No Comments

People often wonder if it is too late to invest in Bitcoin Every year, the answer is no. The Bitcoin price continues to go up in value, especially for people who hold cryptocurrency for the long-term. The year 2017 will be no different in this regard. Some experts feel a second wave of investments will come soon. If that is the case, the Bitcoin price may soar to US$2,000 or higher. Bitcoin Price...


Happy CoinFest 2017 From NewsBTC! No Comments

It’s that time of year, again, when cities around the world unite in celebration of cryptocurrency. Part convention, part holiday, CoinFest is a decentralized and open source event in which anybody can participate. Organizers need only abide its core protocol, which is that events be free to attend and held at venues that accept cryptocurrency (at least during CoinFest). The CoinFest organiza...


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