Bitcoin loses key dominance support in 4 years, but here’s the catch

Bitcoin [BTC] appears to be on the losing side of the crypto market as altcoins gain momentum. With the Merge and Vasil hardfork coming up, Ethereum [ETH] and Cardano [ADA] are increasingly getting into the spotlight. This leaves Bitcoin with a stern downward pressure as it tackles its way through September. Moreover, crypto analyst Ali … Read more

Bitcoin: Revising the odds of BTC hitting $372K after latest correction

The last six months haven’t been the best for Bitcoin, with the king coin’s performance keeping most altcoins subdued as well. With minimal hikes every now and then, followed by dips that invalidate them, Bitcoin has been leading the entire market down a spiral. The last 30 days perfectly illustrate the same. Bitcoin – Did … Read more

All about 7 in 7 for Bitcoin, Ethereum’s 13-week high, and alts’ ‘mixed fortunes’ 

Cryptocurrency prices have climbed somewhat after investors appeared to view Bitcoin as a safe haven for their money. In fact, even the Russians and Ukrainians have been seeking alternatives to their country’s financial institutions. Bitcoin is a particular favourite, with the current geopolitical events allowing Bitcoin (BTC) to transition into a store-of-value asset. Nonetheless, institutional … Read more

Indonesia’s trading regulator approves trade Bitcoin, Ethereum, Cardano, but not…

Crypto-trading in Southeast Asia can range from commonplace to a religious crime. However, investors in Indonesia could soon trade cryptocurrencies – legally. On 30 January, CNBC Indonesia reported that the country’s trading regulator – the Commodity Futures Trading Supervisory Agency (CoFTRA) – has issued a permit to trade digital currencies/crypto within the country. What’s more, … Read more

Here’s why investors’ sentiments are all over the place when it comes to altcoins

With crypto prices shooting off in unexpected directions, it’s not a surprise that investors’ sentiments are in a muddle. In fact, even the usual Bitcoin versus alt coin dynamic didn’t seem to be steady as feelings were growing more and more fragmented. Getting your fill of feelings Keeping Bitcoin’s price in mind, Santiment’s positive/negative sentiment … Read more

Beyond Bitcoin and altcoins, this is what investing in crypto is all about

When it comes to crypto, everyone knows Bitcoin. In fact, Bitcoin is known much more widely than the word “cryptocurrency” itself. Since its inception, the concept of a decentralized financial system has taken everyone by surprise. And to watch it develop into what it is today is nothing more than a once-in-a-century instance. However, as … Read more

‘Expressiveness of Ethereum, attack surface of Bitcoin,’ does Cardano have it all

Ethereum has been at the forefront of the boom in the DeFi sector. However, the Bitcoin community believes that with innovation unlocking on the blockchain, it is turning out to be a competitor to existing players. ShapeShift’s Erik Voorhees recently replied to tweets by these Bitcoin supporters who argued in favor of its dominance in … Read more

Coinshares: $16M weekly inflows for Cardano without ‘discernible catalyst’

Most cryptocurrencies in the market appeared to be trading in the red, at press time. After scoring big gains in “Uptober,” Bitcoin is now struggling to remain in the green after hitting a new ATH. Although it did see some relief following the Taproot upgrade, BTC was down 7% lower over the 24-hour window. Many … Read more

Cardano’s Africa: An early adopter, an experiment, or more of the ‘C’ word?

Crypto loves to travel. But, far from just surfacing at flashy fintech festivals, blockchains have now reached the world’s most unbanked countries and territories. For instance, El Salvador was on the map long before the country adopted Bitcoin, thanks to the El Zonte “Bitcoin Beach.” However, El Salvador’s Bitcoin launch day was marked by protests. … Read more

An altseason incoming or will another Bitcoin ATH come into play

Bitcoin is the king coin. As is often the case, its subjects (altcoins) are usually dependent on its own decisions (price movements). However, over the last 3 months, these altcoins have been gathering some momentum of their own.  Is the altseason REALLY here? The altcoin season or altseason is calculated on the basis of the … Read more