Crypto Markets Slump Again, With Bitcoin Holding Gains

Crypto Markets Slump Again, With Bitcoin Holding Gains Saturday, Aug. 11: after short-lived recovery attempt yesterday, cryptocurrencies have suffered another slump today. Almost all cryptocurrencies are down by significant percentages, with Bitcoin (BTC) being a notable exception among the top 20 market cap, up under one percent on the day. Crypto market visualization from Coin360

Crypto Trading 101: How to Read an Exchange Order Book

Crypto Trading 101: How to Read an Exchange Order Book It takes two to tango in the world of crypto trading, where a dynamic relationship between buyers and sellers is always on display in something called an order book. A tool that visualizes a real-time list of outstanding orders for a particular asset, order books represent

At Bitcoin Cash Birthday Bash, Crypto Embraces the Strange

At Bitcoin Cash Birthday Bash, Crypto Embraces the Strange Amid a floorshow of acrobats, cross-dressers and samurai dwarves, gambling pioneer turned cryptocurrency advocate Calvin Ayre boomed, “This is a great moment in the history of money.” It might sound a bit nonsensical, but it was far from fiction at a bitcoin cash birthday party in London

Bitcoin Dominance Rate Hits 50% For First Time in 2018

Bitcoin Dominance Rate Hits 50% For First Time in 2018 Bitcoin (BTC) now makes up 50 percent of the entire cryptocurrency market capitalization. Shortly past 03:00 UTC on August 11, CoinMarketCap’s bitcoin dominance rate – an indicator that tracks the percent of the total cryptocurrency market capitalization contributed by the leading cryptocurrency – reached 50

Volumes Surge on Turkey's Crypto Exchanges as Lira Tanks

Volumes Surge on Turkey's Crypto Exchanges as Lira Tanks Trading volume on Turkey’s cryptocurrency exchanges surged Friday as the country’s fiat currency plunged to record lows on economic jitters. According to CoinMarketCap, volume at Turkish exchanges Paribu, Btcturk and Koinim jumped over the past 24 hours by more than 100 percent each. Absolute volumes are still relatively small

Coin Center Updates Its Securities Framework for Cryptocurrencies

Coin Center Updates Its Securities Framework for Cryptocurrencies Blockchain advocacy group Coin Center continues to believes some cryptocurrencies look like securities by law, and should be regulated as such. Peter Van Valkenburgh, the organization’s director of research, published a new report Friday arguing that certain cryptocurrencies follow the oft-cited Howey Test and act as investment