Bitcoin spoofs $39.5K breakout at Wall St open as Elon Musk Twitter takeover nears

Bitcoin (BTC) saw a classic “fake out” move on April 25 as volatility kept traders firmly on edge. BTC/USD 1-hour candle chart (Bitstamp). Source: TradingView Traders stay gloomy on BTC outlook Data from Cointelegraph Markets Pro and TradingView showed BTC/USD briefly climbing almost $1,000 as April 25’s Wall Street trading session began. The move was short-lived, […]

‘Let’s build a Europe where Web3 can flourish:’ Crypto companies sign an open letter to EU regulators

Forty crypto companies cosigned an open letter to the European Parliament, European Commission and other principal E.U. institutions with a call to ensure common-sense regulation, standardized compliance procedures, and an innovation-friendly business environment.  An open letter on behalf of the international Web3 community and “businesses across Europe,” shared with Cointelegraph by one of the signatories, […]

Bitcoin climbs above $41K on Wall Street open as gold dives, dollar cements highs

Bitcoin (BTC) reclaimed $41,000 on April 14 as the first day of Western stock market trading after Easter painted a more bullish picture. BTC/USD 1-hour candle chart (Bitstamp). Source: TradingView Analysis calls for caution on BTC Data from Cointelegraph Markets Pro and TradingView showed BTC/USD spiking above $41,000 during April 19, reaching five-day highs on Bitstamp. […]

An open invitation for women to join the Web3 movement

There’s no denying the current narrative about Web3: it’s a boys club. And, if we keep affirming this narrative, it’s bound to come true. The truth of crypto as a boys club won’t just be detrimental to women — it’ll be detrimental to the entire promise and growth of Web3.  Web3 is not an exclusive […]

Bitcoin dives on Wall Street open, DOGE price jumps on Elon Musk’s Twitter offer

Bitcoin (BTC) took a chunk out of its impulse move above $41,000 on April 14 as Wall Street opened with a whimper.  BTC/USD 1-hour candle chart (Bitstamp). Source: TradingView Bitcoin follows stocks downhill Data from Cointelegraph Markets Pro and TradingView followed BTC/USD as it made swift losses as trading began on Thursday. The pair had hit […]

60% of Bitcoin Options Open Interest Expires in 6 Days; Will Fireworks Ensue?

The crypto market has continued extending its long-held consolidation phase, with this sideways trading largely coming about as a result of Bitcoin’s lack of momentum Analysts are now noting that it may persist further in the near-term, as there are no immediate catalysts for momentum One factor that could lend itself towards shifting this trend […]

Crypto.com Joins Open Payments Coalition of Over 100 Million Users

Cryptocurrency debit card firm Crypto.com is now a member of the Open Payments Coalition, alongside more than 40 other finance and technology firms. According to a June 18 announcement, admittance to the Open Payments Coalition will add Crypto.com’s 2 million users to a payment network of over 100 million members. Open Payments Coalition members have […]

Coinbase Open Sources Technical Standard to Streamline Token Listings

Crypto exchange Coinbase is hoping to streamline how it adds new tokens to its platform.  The San Francisco-based exchange rolled out a new open-source technical framework for asset listings Wednesday, making it easier for the company to integrate tokens it wants to add by giving developers a blueprint for what their projects need to provide. […]

Ethereum Options Open Interest Soars 315% — Are Institutions Bullish?

Ether (ETH) options were launched over a year ago at Deribit derivatives exchange but they have only recently gained traction. Open interest is the main gauge for derivative contracts activity, and on Ether options it has soared by 315% over the past two months to $158 million. This surge in OI has many retail investors […]