BTC-USD - Bitcoin USD

CCC - CryptoCompare. Currency in USD
9,879.19
-284.18 (-2.80%)
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Previous Close10,163.37
Open10,163.37
Day's Range9,641.11 - 10,196.42
52 Week Range3,169.53 - 13,826.76
Start Date2009-01-03
AlgorithmSHA-256
Market Cap177.278B
Circulating Supply17.94M
Max Supply21.00M
Volume192,335,424
Volume (24hr)391.00M
Volume (24hr) All Currencies2.86B
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  • Brazil wants more visibility into cryptocurrency trades
    Coin Rivet

    Brazil wants more visibility into cryptocurrency trades

    Over the past few months, there has been some movement in the Brazilian political sphere which seems to be targeting increased transparency and auditability for cryptocurrency transactions. New regulation has been approved that requires users to disclose more information about their cryptocurrency trades, and businesses are now required to register their holdings as well. Taxes have also been clarified and new measures are being discussed which could add additional taxes to any crypto-to-fiat trading. Brazil favoring the regulation of cryptocurrencies As reported by Coin Rivet last month, the Brazilian Department of Federal Revenue (RFB) has implemented new regulation that covers all kinds of crypto-related activities, such as buying and selling, donations, barters, deposits, and withdrawals. This rule applies mainly toThe post Brazil wants more visibility into cryptocurrency trades appeared first on Coin Rivet.

  • Binance.US adding 7th coin to its platform – native token BNB
    The Block

    Binance.US adding 7th coin to its platform – native token BNB

    Crypto exchange Binance’s U.S. platform is launching with seven coins, instead of six as previously announced. Binance.US has now also added its native token BNB to its platform in the “first phase,” several users posted screenshots of the development on Twitter.The post Binance.US adding 7th coin to its platform - native token BNB appeared first on The Block.

  • Investment giant Blackstone’s CEO dismisses bitcoin, saying not going to own any
    The Block

    Investment giant Blackstone’s CEO dismisses bitcoin, saying not going to own any

    Stephen Schwarzman, the CEO, chairman and co-founder of investment giant Blackstone Group Inc., is not a fan of bitcoin (BTC). “I don’t have much interest in that because it’s hard for me to understand,” Schwarzman, who leads the firm with over $500 billion of assets under management, told Fortune in an interview published Tuesday.The post Investment giant Blackstone’s CEO dismisses bitcoin, saying not going to own any appeared first on The Block.

  • Ethereum Daily Tech Analysis – Resistance Levels in Play – 18/09/19
    FX Empire

    Ethereum Daily Tech Analysis – Resistance Levels in Play – 18/09/19

    Ethereum returns to $200 levels and eyes $220 as the crypto bulls return from an extended summer. Steering clear of sub-$210 levels is key early on.

  • Bitcoin Cash – ABC, Litecoin and Ripple Daily Analysis – 18/09/19
    FX Empire

    Bitcoin Cash – ABC, Litecoin and Ripple Daily Analysis – 18/09/19

    The crypto bulls return, with Ripple’s XRP amongst the front runners mid-week. A second breakout could deliver an extended momentum-driven rally.

  • The Crypto Daily – Movers and Shakers -18/09/19
    FX Empire

    The Crypto Daily – Movers and Shakers -18/09/19

    Bitcoin continues to trail the majors as Stellar’s Lumen and Ripple’s XRP breakout to lead the way. Bitcoin could be about to catch up with the pack…

  • VanEck, SolidX withdraw bitcoin ETF proposal
    The Block

    VanEck, SolidX withdraw bitcoin ETF proposal

    VanEck and SolidX have withdrawn their bitcoin Exchange-Traded Fund (ETF) proposal, according to a September 17 filing to the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC).The post VanEck, SolidX withdraw bitcoin ETF proposal appeared first on The Block.

  • Three ways the Bitcoin revolution could fail
    Coin Rivet

    Three ways the Bitcoin revolution could fail

    As an investor, you should always be on the lookout for developments that could undermine the value of the asset you're holding. Over the next few years, odds are there will be a number of black swan events that will completely change how we trade and store value. So how can we be prepared for the worst and still hope for the best? What scenarios could lead to Bitcoin's demise? Let's take a look. Three worst-case scenarios The topic of how to kill Bitcoin is not new. It has been addressed in the past by academics, researchers at MIT, and practitioners such as traders and cypherpunks. It is an interesting abstraction exercise to think about in order to consider howThe post Three ways the Bitcoin revolution could fail appeared first on Coin Rivet.

  • Deloitte Luxembourg staff can pay for lunch in bitcoin in a trial run
    The Block

    Deloitte Luxembourg staff can pay for lunch in bitcoin in a trial run

    “Big Four” consulting firm Deloitte’s Luxembourg unit is running a trial, allowing its staff to pay for lunch in bitcoin (BTC).The post Deloitte Luxembourg staff can pay for lunch in bitcoin in a trial run appeared first on The Block.

  • Bitcoin Cash – ABC, Litecoin and Ripple Daily Analysis – 17/09/19
    FX Empire

    Bitcoin Cash – ABC, Litecoin and Ripple Daily Analysis – 17/09/19

    It’s a mixed start to the day, with Bitcoin Cash ABC holding onto early gains. Failure to hold above key levels could deliver a slide later in the day…

  • EOS & Ethereum Daily Tech Analysis – 17/09/19
    FX Empire

    EOS & Ethereum Daily Tech Analysis – 17/09/19

    It’s a mixed start to the day for the pair, with Ethereum eyeing $200 levels, while EOS looks to avoid a day in the red. Late morning moves will be key.

  • Sparkswap adds USD support to its Bitcoin Lightning Network exchange
    The Block

    Sparkswap adds USD support to its Bitcoin Lightning Network exchange

    When The Block last covered Sparkswap, the bitcoin startup had just raised a $3.5 million seed round to build a non-custodial cryptocurrency exchange on the Bitcoin Lightning Network using Atomic Swaps.The post Sparkswap adds USD support to its Bitcoin Lightning Network exchange appeared first on The Block.

  • Latest Bitcoin price and analysis (BTC to USD)
    Coin Rivet

    Latest Bitcoin price and analysis (BTC to USD)

    At the time of writing, Bitcoin (BTC) is trading at just above $10,300 after gaining about 1% since last week. BTC experienced a substantial pump earlier in the month which saw price jump from $10,000 to a peak of around $10,700 before quickly retracing to around $10,200. Despite an increasing number of lower highs, it now seems the market is accumulating and gaining strength for the next bull round. Will price recover back to $13,000 and above? If so, when? Let's take a look at Bitcoin's chart to find out. As you can see from the chart above, BTC is now trading around its 20-day EMA after price bounced off the 50-day EMA for the third time in the lastThe post Latest Bitcoin price and analysis (BTC to USD) appeared first on Coin Rivet.

  • Bitcoin Cash – ABC, Litecoin and Ripple Daily Analysis – 16/09/19
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    Bitcoin Cash – ABC, Litecoin and Ripple Daily Analysis – 16/09/19

    It’s a bullish start to the day for the trio, with Litecoin leading the way. A breakout could be on the cards should early gains be held…

  • The Crypto Daily – The Movers and Shakers – 16/09/19
    FX Empire

    The Crypto Daily – The Movers and Shakers – 16/09/19

    It’s a bullish start to the day for the majors, with Ethereum and Litecoin setting the pace. A Bitcoin move through to $10,400 would deliver a 2nd boost…

  • The Crypto Daily – The Movers and Shakers – 15/09/19
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    The Crypto Daily – The Movers and Shakers – 15/09/19

    Bitcoin’s struggles continue while a number of the crypto majors find strong support. A move back through to $10,400 could draw some attention.

  • Bitcoin Cash – ABC, Litecoin and Ripple Daily Analysis – 15/09/19
    FX Empire

    Bitcoin Cash – ABC, Litecoin and Ripple Daily Analysis – 15/09/19

    It’s a mixed start to the day for the majors. Holding onto early gains will be key to avoiding a sell-off later in the day.

  • Square Crypto provides $100k grant to BTCPay Server
    The Block

    Square Crypto provides $100k grant to BTCPay Server

    Square Crypto, the crypto initiative of payments company Square, has announced that it is giving a $100k grant to the BTCPay Foundation, the non-profit organization behind BTCPayer Server.The post Square Crypto provides $100k grant to BTCPay Server appeared first on The Block.

  • Bitcoin Cash – ABC, Litecoin and Ripple Daily Analysis – 14/09/19
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    Bitcoin Cash – ABC, Litecoin and Ripple Daily Analysis – 14/09/19

    It’s back in the red for the majors. Avoiding heavier losses through the morning could lead to a rebound later in the day…

  • CME looks to double monthly open positions limit of its bitcoin futures contracts
    The Block

    CME looks to double monthly open positions limit of its bitcoin futures contracts

    The Chicago Mercantile Exchange (CME Group), the only exchange that currently provides bitcoin futures contracts in the U.S., is looking to double open positions limit of the product.The post CME looks to double monthly open positions limit of its bitcoin futures contracts appeared first on The Block.

  • The Crypto Daily – The Movers and Shakers – 13/09/19
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    The Crypto Daily – The Movers and Shakers – 13/09/19

    It’s a bearish start to the day for the majors. A Bitcoin breakthrough to $10,500 would be a signal for the bulls.

  • Premier League soccer team will sport Bitcoin logo on jersey
    The Block

    Premier League soccer team will sport Bitcoin logo on jersey

    As part of a brand partnership with sports betting site Sportsbet.io, Watford FC, a Premier League soccer team (or football team, depending where you live) will brand the Bitcoin logo on the sleeves of players' jerseys.The post Premier League soccer team will sport Bitcoin logo on jersey appeared first on The Block.

  • ECB resumes quantitative easing after 9 months and cuts rates for the first time in 3 years
    The Block

    ECB resumes quantitative easing after 9 months and cuts rates for the first time in 3 years

    European Central Bank (ECB) announced Thursday that it will resume quantitative easing (QE) program in November with monthly purchases of €20 billion in bonds.The post ECB resumes quantitative easing after 9 months and cuts rates for the first time in 3 years appeared first on The Block.

  • FX Empire

    Cryptocurrency vs. Penny Stocks

    It is not true that only the rich earn money from stocks because a lot of investors can invest in penny stocks with limited funds. Penny stocks are not generally traded on major stock exchanges, but over the counter instead, and you can buy at less than $5.00 per share.

  • Binance Futures going live; offering 50% discount on trading fees
    The Block

    Binance Futures going live; offering 50% discount on trading fees

    Binance Futures, the futures trading platform from cryptocurrency exchange Binance, is officially going live tomorrow. The platform had previously been in beta mode.The post Binance Futures going live; offering 50% discount on trading fees appeared first on The Block.