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Ric Edelman: “ETF of bitcoin will appear over time”

The financial expert and the founder of Edelman Financial Engines consulting firm Ric Edelman expressed opinion that the traded exchange-traded funds for bitcoin (ETF) will appear at some point. He is sure that such funds will be approved, a question only in when it occurs. “The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has to consider […]

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Zhao Dong: “buy bitcoin now while nobody does not care about it”

The cryptocurrency billionaire and the large off-exchange trader from China Zhao Dong once again urged the public to look narrowly at purchase of bitcoin. He emphasized that now it is a high time to be bought and hold the first cryptocurrency. In the WeChat messenger Dong noted that he because of falling of the price […]

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Research: The bitcoin becomes more decentralized

The new research conducted by the Canadian finance company Canaccord Genuity Group shows that decentralization of bitcoin increases. Researchers noted that the first cryptocurrency not always was decentralized, especially at the beginning of the existence. But in recent years decentralization increases thanks to the competition of various producers of the mining equipment. Analysts emphasized that […]

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Charlie Lee: “the bitcoin will reach $20,000 within three years”

The creator of Litecoin Charlie Lee quite often does forecasts of growth of the cryptocurrency market. Now he expressed opinion that the bitcoin will grow to $20 thousand within three years. Charlie Lee made the forecast on the Reddit portal where one of users asked the founder of Litecoin when the bitcoin rises again: “In […]

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Lightning Network capacity in Bitcoin blockchain exceeded 500 BTC

This week the capacity of network of instant payments of Lightning Network (LN) in Bitcoin blockchain for the first time exceeded 500 BTC ($2,066,000 at the rate at the time of the publication). The record is confirmed by statistics from a resource of monitoring of 1ML. Besides it became known that the number of active […]

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Research: in 2019 the bitcoin will occupy two thirds of capitalization of the market of cryptocurrencies

The A.T. Kearney research firm published results of a research according to which the bitcoin will systematically increase a share in the market of cryptocurrencies and next year the index of domination of bitcoin will reach 66%. According to analysts, the cryptocurrency market will begin the second decade in a condition of consolidation and growing. […]

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Stephen Pair: “increase in the practical importance of bitcoin will restore its price”

The CEO of cryptocurrency payment service BitPay Stephen Pair to CNBC said in the interview that the current cost of bitcoin is more connected with a speculative component, and only its small part – with practical value. However by forces of the company he plans to change a situation. “Speculation has very great influence on […]

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Jeremy Allaire: at bitcoin and it will surely grow big prospects in price

The co-founder of the cryptocurrency Circle platform Jeremy Allaire on Friday gave an interview to the information CNBC portal in which told that at bitcoin and it in the future will surely grow big prospects in price. Asked it a question of what cost will be had by bitcoin in 3 years what Allaire answered […]

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The price of bitcoin fell to a new annual minimum in $3200

On December 14, after quite long delay at the level of $3400, the price of bitcoin fell to a new annual minimum in $3200. As a result of such falling other large cryptocurrencies, including ETH, XLM and BCH, also suffered heavy losses in relation to US dollar. For the seven-day period the price of BCH […]