Cryptocurrency

MicroStrategy invested another $ 10 million in bitcoin

MicroStrategy on Friday, January 22, announced the acquisition of another 314 bitcoins for $ 10 million. Thus, MicroStrategy now owns 70,784 bitcoins worth more than $ 2.28 billion at current prices. MicroStrategy acquired these bitcoins for a total of about $ 1.2 billion at an average purchase price of $ 16,035 per bitcoin. Bitcoin is currently priced at around $ 32,300. MicroStrategy made its…
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Skybridge Capital: Bitcoin will cost $ 500 thousand

The bitcoin rate may rise to $ 500 thousand, said Brett Messing, chief operating officer of the investment company Skybridge Capital with assets under management for $ 7 billion. He called the massive capital inflow from institutional investors the key condition for such…
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Abkhazian authorities once again declared war on underground miners

Since the beginning of last year, the leadership of Abkhazia has periodically announced its intention to minimize the scale of underground mining in the republic. It is with this course of the government that the recent decisions to ban crypto-mining and import of mining equipment are connected. However, all these measures did not give the desired result, which is recognized not only by power…
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Attackers on behalf of Exodus started mass mailing

Owners of cryptocurrency wallets began to receive phishing messages demanding software updates due to an alleged vulnerability. Similar messages were previously sent to Ledger users in an attempt to steal their confidential information. 🚨ALERT🚨 scammers from @Ledger…
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What do experts think about the decline in the price of bitcoin?

On the night of January 22, the bitcoin rate fell below $ 29 thousand. The fall per day reached 13% – a record value since March. Then the price of the cryptocurrency partially recovered. At 16:30 Moscow time, bitcoin, according to coinmarketcap.com, costs $ 31.9 thousand, writes RBC Crypto. Bitcoin has been depreciating since January 8. Then the first cryptocurrency set a new all-time…
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Bank for International Settlements is developing a platform for CBDC

Central Bank Digital Currency Research (CBDC) has been declared a top priority by the Bank for International Settlements (BISIH) Innovation Center in 2021. Under the annual program, BISIH plans to “explore faster and cheaper cross-border payments” using CBDCs. BISIH will also explore prototypes of “CBDC tiered distribution architectures” and the use of distributed ledger…
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