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Crypto Exchange FCoin Insolvent After Revealing Up to $130M Bitcoin Shortfall

Zhang Jian, the former Huobi CTO who launched FCoin in May 2018, wrote a lengthy post on Monday, saying the exchange is now unable to process users’ withdrawal demands as its asset reserve has fallen short of its liability – and the gap is estimated to be about 7,000 to 13,000 bitcoin (BTC). Continue reading Crypto Exchange FCoin Insolvent After Revealing Up to $130M Bitcoin Shortfall

Bitcoin Price Spikes to 3-Month High as Bull Cross Approaches

Bitcoin printed a three-month high on major exchanges early Monday with key indicator eyeing its first bullish turn in 11 months. Prices rose to $9,615 on Luxembourg-based Bitstamp exchange during the Asian trading hours. That was the highest level since Oct. 28. The top cryptocurrency also hit a three-month high of $9,628 and $9,615 on Bitfinex and Coinbase, respectively. Continue reading Bitcoin Price Spikes to 3-Month High as Bull Cross Approaches

BlockFi Adjusts Interest Rates to Lure Larger Crypto Deposits

BlockFi’s new yields for those lending up to 10 BTC (its “Tier 1” customers) will be 5.1 percent. Right now, customers loaning up to 5 BTC see a yield of 6.2 percent. Likewise, their Tier 1 ETH lenders will also see a rate cut to 3.6 percent on loans of up to 500 ETH from 4.2 percent for lending 1,000 ETH. Continue reading BlockFi Adjusts Interest Rates to Lure Larger Crypto Deposits

Tensions In Iran Acting As a Catalyst to a New Bitcoin All-Time High

If you think that the turmoil in Iran and the rest of the Middle East has nothing to do with bitcoin, think again. The king of cryptocurrencies has traded bullishly ever since the conflict between the U.S. and Iran started. bitcoin has pushed higher each time tensions were heightened. Continue reading Tensions In Iran Acting As a Catalyst to a New Bitcoin All-Time High

Bloomberg Says Bitcoin Will Hit $14,000 in 2020 Thanks to Gold

Bitcoin is going to boom this year. That’s the verdict, according to Bloomberg’s crypto’s outlook for 2020. Within the recently published report, Bloomberg market analyst Mike Mcglone outlines exactly how BTC can attain its 2019 high. Spoiler alert: it’s mostly to do with a correlation to gold. Continue reading Bloomberg Says Bitcoin Will Hit $14,000 in 2020 Thanks to Gold