|Day's Range||0.307 - 0.32|
|52 Week Range||0.2468 - 0.7830|
|Volume (24hr) All Currencies||538.05M|
Bitcoin surged last week to nearly $14,000, and is up 175% for the first 6 months of 2019. Yahoo Finance's Dan Roberts, Myles Udland, and Melody Hahm discuss other major cryptocurrencies that have not seen the same success as bitcoin.
A new study by Coinbase looked at how states ranked when it comes to the popularity of cryptocurrency. It also found that 58% of Americans said they have heard of Bitcoin. Coinbase Director of Content and Editorial Nina Willdorf joins Yahoo Finance's Zack Guzman and Emily McCormick, along with Jack Brewer, The Brewer Group CEO and former NFL player, to discuss.
Bitcoin soared past $11,000 for the first time in 15 months and is now up 170% for the year. Yahoo Finance's Dan Roberts, Myles Udland and Melody Hahm discuss.
Facebook announced the details of its cryptocurrency project, a digital wallet called Calibra, which will store and send a new cryptocurrency called Libra. Frank Chaparro, Director of news at The Block, joins Yahoo Finance with his take.
Last week was the annual charity auction for lunch with Warren Buffett, and this year's winner was Justin Sun, CEO of Tron and BitTorrent, who paid $4.6M for the lunch, and he joins Yahoo Finance to discuss.
A bitcoin bull says the cryptocurrency is gearing up to blast past $10,000 and that could be good news for a crypto charity that's helping Venezuelans. Yahoo Finance's Zack Guzman & Heidi Chung, along with GiveCrypto.org Executive Director Joe Waltman discuss.
Japanese cryptocurrency exchange Bitpoint has announced today that it has been hacked, losing about 3.5 billion yen ($32 million) in cryptocurrencies, including XRP.The post Japanese crypto exchange Bitpoint hacked, lost $32 million appeared first on The Block.
The world’s largest cryptocurrency exchange Binance has today officially launched margin trading for “evolving cryptocurrency traders.” Margin trading is trading with borrowed money, which comes with higher profit potential and greater risk.The post Margin trading at Binance goes live appeared first on The Block.
The government of Singapore is planning to end goods and services tax (GST) (or value-added tax (VAT) as known in some countries) on cryptocurrencies that function or are intended to function as a medium of exchange. The post Singapore government proposes to exempt value-added tax on cryptocurrencies appeared first on The Block.
The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) is getting ever more serious about blockchain data. While many of the world's governments and politicians focus on Facebook's recently introduced Libra and data sharing among virtual asset providers, the SEC is seeking more data on public blockchains.The post SEC seeks blockchain data provider to monitor risk, improve compliance, and inform policy appeared first on The Block.
A year ago, Ripple’s ecosystem initiative Xpring has set out to build “the Internet of Value” and foster XPR adoption across the ecosystem.The post Ripple’s Xpring invests $500 million in more than 20 companies appeared first on The Block.
Bitcoin has had the wildest price swings in June out of all cryptocurrencies with the market cap of above $4 billion.The post Bitcoin has been the most volatile and best performing major cryptocurrency in June appeared first on The Block.
The price of Ripple (XRP) has fallen more than 15% over the last 24 hours, and is currently hovering around $0.41. Ripple's price is currently consolidating near new support levels, just above the 20-day EMA between $0.40 and $0.41. XRP had a huge rally last month which saw the price of the banking-themed cryptocurrency rise by more than 60%. However, price has now tanked following the overall market trend. Daily volume has decreased substantially by about 40% since April 2019, and is now sitting close to $2.59 billion. At its highest, it was close to $4.9 billion. Looking at the chart above, we can clearly see a couple of interesting things. Firstly, the 20-day EMA has crossed the 50-day EMA,The post Latest Ripple price and analysis (XRP to USD) appeared first on Coin Rivet.
Ireland-based cryptocurrency exchange Bitsane has reportedly disappeared in a suspected scam worth millions of euros. Irish Mirror reported the news Thursday, saying that it has learned that Bitsane “vanished” last week, and over 100 people have lost between €5,000 (~$5,700) and €132,000 (~$150,000).The post Irish crypto exchange Bitsane disappears in a suspected scam worth millions appeared first on The Block.
Cryptocurrency asset manager Bitwise and Swiss fintech company Amun AG have launched a new exchange-traded product (ETP) on Switzerland’s top stock exchange SIX, and it promises to offer diversified liquid exposure to the nascent digital market. The post Bitwise, Amun launch a new crypto ETP on Swiss stock exchange appeared first on The Block.
Cross-asset correlations are still high, but they seem to be decreasing, according to new analysis by The Block. A major issue for cryptocurrency investors is the inability to truly diversify their cryptocurrency holdings.The post Correlation between cryptocurrency prices is decreasing, but still strong appeared first on The Block.
Ripple's XRP token has once again tested the $0.44 level of resistance overnight, rallying 3% in the process. This marked the third test of this level in the past month, with price falling 25% on both previous rejections. The 200 exponential moving average (EMA) has acted as support on both moves to the downside, with price bouncing off that level twice. One key difference in today's rally has been the confluence of the 100 and 200 EMAs, which look close to completing a golden cross on the daily chart. This cross would indicate a switch in momentum to the upside, meaning that price could well break out of $0.44 and test the psychological $0.50 level of resistance. $XRP has probablyThe post XRP tests crucial $0.44 level of resistance as golden cross approaches appeared first on Coin Rivet.
As much as $10 million in Ripple might have been stolen from Ripple Ledger wallets managed by service provider GateHub, The Next Web's Hard Fork writes.The post Hackers stole as much as $10M in Ripple in a GateHub hack appeared first on The Block.
The Siam Commercial Bank (SCB), Thailand’s largest commercial bank, tweeted yesterday that it was planning to utilize XRP shortly. In a now-deleted tweet, SCB claimed that the “XRP system will be announced soon."In a new tweet that was posted today, SCB said: "We are so sorry for the previous information of the previous post.The post Thailand’s largest commercial bank reverses its statement that it would use XRP "soon" appeared first on The Block.
Ripple is taking steps to improve the accuracy of XRP's volume and sales data, per a company blog post this week.The post Ripple seeks to improve accuracy of XRP volume and sales data, states Q2 sales of XRP will be far below Q1 as % of volume appeared first on The Block.
As market uncertainty rises after China issues warning of retaliation, investors may see gold as a safe-haven.