Cryptocurrency

Bitcoin price rose above $ 50,000

On the night of Tuesday, March 2, the bitcoin rate again rose above the $ 50 thousand mark. As of 10:50 Moscow time, the first cryptocurrency is trading at $ 48.8 thousand, over the past day it has risen in price by 5%. Its quotes began to rise sharply after the local minimum was updated at $ 43 thousand on Sunday, writes RBC Crypto. The value of the cryptocurrency is growing amid several…
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CBOE Applies To Listing Bitcoin ETF

The Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE) has applied to list VanEck’s Bitcoin ETF. The 19b-4 order was issued on Monday and became an official confirmation of the exchange’s intention to add the instrument to its platform. “Our filing builds on…
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Goldman Sachs Resumes Bitcoin Futures Trading

Goldman Sachs Group Inc has resumed its cryptocurrency trading division, Reuters reports, citing sources. Starting next week, the bank will offer its clients bitcoin futures and non-deliverable forwards deals. The team specializing in cryptocurrencies will become part of…
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Etsy: Bitcoin is not suitable as a means of payment

Josh Silverman, CEO of large online vintage and craft marketplace Etsy, believes bitcoin is underdeveloped for use as a means of payment. During a speech at Yahoo Finance Live, Silmerwan revealed that Etsy has no plans to buy bitcoin or invest in other cryptocurrencies in the coming years. One of the reasons for this decision is the huge energy consumption of the Bitcoin network, while the…
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Stablecoin Trading Volume Rises To A High

At the end of February 2021, the total trading volume in stablecoins reached a new high. According to The Block, the amount of transactions in digital assets backed by fiat money exceeded $ 360 billion last month. Tether (USDT) continues to hold the first place. This asset…
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In the Russian Federation studied the activities of P2P exchangers

The Center for National Projects (NPC) of the Analytical Center under the Government of the Russian Federation investigated the activities of P2P exchangers. A report with the results will be sent to Deputy Prime Minister Dmitry Chernyshenko, Baza writes. According to the publication, citing the report, the clients of such platforms are presented in it as “completely illegal online casinos…
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Grayscale's investment in litecoin totaled $ 28.9 million in a month

Over the past 30 days, Grayscale has acquired 178,691 Litecoin (LTC). According to Bybt.com, the financial giant invested $ 28.9 million in the purchase of such a volume of cryptocurrency, given the LTC rate of $ 162. Analysts found that Grayscale was engaged in the accumulation of litecoin in parallel with the increase in investment in Bitcoin and Ethereum trusts. At the moment, under the…
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