Friday’s jaw-breaking $3.2B Bitcoin options expiry could kick-start a new rally

Bitcoin (BTC) has been trading in a descending channel pattern since its $67,000 all-time high on Oct. 20, which was just one day after ProShares’ Bitcoin Strategy ETF (BITO) debuted at Nasdaq.... Read more »

Bitcoin price dip matches October 2017 with BTC ‘explosion’ still forecast before 2022

Bitcoin (BTC) has dipped below $60,000 — but BTC price action is still mimicking the eye-popping 2017 bull run. The latest data covering Bitcoin’s current halving cycle versus its previous one shows... Read more »

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Don’t get bearish on Bitcoin just yet, says veteran trader who called 2018 crash

Bitcoin (BTC) may have printed a classic “head and shoulders” pattern but bulls could still win, says veteran trader Peter Brandt. In a tweet on Oct. 27, Brandt, famous for his accuracy... Read more »

One for bears, the other with ‘leverage for ants’

Exchange-traded fund issuer Direxion has filed for a product that would enable speculators to buy contracts that short the price of Bitcoin. In a filing made to the U.S. Securities and Exchange... Read more »

NFL quarterback Tom Brady gives fan 1 BTC for his historic 600th-touchdown-pass ball

Tampa Bay Buccaneers quarterback Tom Brady nearly lost ownership of the ball behind his 600th touchdown pass, but now he’s paying for it… in Bitcoin (BTC). In Sunday’s game between the Buccaneers... Read more »

Bank of Spain issues registration guidelines for crypto services

The central bank of Spain is introducing new registration guidelines for local virtual currency service providers, or VASPs, including banking institutions. The Bank of Spain has issued instructions on VASP registration for... Read more »

Elon Musk warns of ‘strong inflationary pressure’ as Tesla mulls Bitcoin payments

The world faces “strong inflationary pressure” in the short term, and it may persist, warns the world’s richest man. In a debate about inflation, some of the best-known names in Bitcoin (BTC)... Read more »

Roughly 11,000 entities represent 55% of Bitcoin’s on-chain volume

Researchers have found that roughly 11,000 entities are responsible for more than half of Bitcoin’s on-chain volume. According to a study published by the National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER) on Oct.... Read more »

Telsa hints it may soon resume support for crypto payments

Tesla, the majo electric vehicle manufacturer headed by Dogecoin proselytizer Elon Musk, has hinted that it may soon look to restore support for crypto payments. In a September quarterly filing with the... Read more »

The Sioux Energy Center has mined 20 Bitcoin in secret since April

Electric services provider Ameren Corporation announced Monday that it has successfully mined upward of 20 Bitcoin (BTC) using excess energy generated by one of its coal-based power plants — the Sioux Energy... Read more »