CME Bitcoin Institutional Interest Hits New Record – Up 80% YOY

CME Bitcoin futures reached a record all-time of 5,311 contracts or $250 Million this week, as new Institutional money flows into the Bitcoin derivative market. The Importance of Institutional Money According to a recent tweet from one of the world’s

Facebook cryptocurrency: dawn of the corporation-government | Ethan Lou | Opinion

Facebook’s cryptocurrency, officially unveiled Tuesday, heralds the rise of the corporation-government, potentially shaping the already vast powers of the Silicon Valley giants into a borderless, unaccountable techno-oligarchy. The crystal ball is dark, and we should be afraid. Facebook’s cryptocurrency, Libra,

Privacy Is Paramount: How KYC Makes Us All Less Free

KYC (Know Your Customer) policies and endless private data collection, coupled with force-backed, violent legislation compromise the utility and ethics of crypto trading. An uncompromising stance on user privacy is critically important to crypto traders and peer-to-peer transaction. It’s not

Hong Kong Paying a Premium for Bitcoin That Beijing Can’t Stop

BTC in Hong Kong is currently trading $175 above its spot price according to other Bitcoin indexes, as political instability is driving demand for a safe haven. Hong Kong Protesters Seek Safety in Bitcoin Bitcoin demand in Hong Kong is

Hayden Otto Discusses the Rise of North Queensland’s Bitcoin Cash Movement

Bitcoin cash merchant acceptance has grown significantly over the last year according to the BCH merchant directory Marco Coino. One specific region, North Queensland, Australia has an extremely dense population of bitcoin cash accepting retailers. This week, News.Bitcoin.com spoke with

Bloomberg: Bitcoin Price May Hit $400K Due to Fundamentals, Not FOMO

Bitcoin’s improving fundamentals and the arrival of institutional investors could impact the volatility and price action of future rallies and corrections. The Nature of Bitcoin Rallies will Change Aaron Brown, the author of a recently published op-ed in Bloomberg, believes

LTC May Surge to $200 Before Halvening in August?

After the big bullish run in May, Bitcoin’s volatility has been on a decline in recent days and weeks, which is drastically different from some altcoins, for example, LTC and BCH. The Litecoin as well as crypto community are ecstatic