What Is the ZCash Investment Trust? – The Merkle

Most cryptocurrency enthusiasts are well aware of what the Bitcoin Investment Trust is. This investment vehicle allows institutional investors to gain exposure to Bitcoin price fluctuations without having to buy the cryptocurrency itself. However, there is also a ZCash Investment Trust, which was officially filed with the SEC recently. It will be interesting to see if this […]

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Privatix’s Bandwidth Marketplace and How it Could Change Internet Access as We Know It

Cynthia Turcotte · November 8, 2017 · 2:00 pm Selling your unused bandwidth after its already paid for seems like a no-brainer, right? You get some extra spending money, while you help a worldwide community of people trying to gain access to censorship free information. The team at Privatix is looking to make it a […]

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Goldman Sachs Predicts Bitcoin Will Consolidate at $8000 Before Rising Even Higher

Jeff Francis · November 8, 2017 · 2:15 pm Sheba Jafari, the vice-president of the Goldman Sachs FICC market strategies team, forecast that Bitcoin would consolidate at around $8,000 before rising to even greater heights. Bitcoin has been on a tear lately, reaching new highs this week, and it looks like the future of the […]

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PR – Ethbet Development Continues After Crowdsale Sells Out During First Week – The Merkle

Ethbet – the first gambling platform on the Ethereum blockchain that has announced support for peer-to-peer betting – launched its much-anticipated crowdsale on September 17th. Almost 70% of all available tokens were sold during the first day, with the remaining tokens being bought over the next several days, leading the crowdsale to permaneantly close to […]

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Bitcoin’s Segwit2x hard fork was abandoned, sending the price almost to $7,900 — Quartz

Bitcoin hit a high of $7,879 today (Nov. 8), a new record high, minutes after one faction of the community that had been pushing for a hard fork, which would have doubled its transaction capacity, announced that it would abandon its effort. The chief executives of a number of prominent bitcoin companies, including Xapo, Bitmain, […]

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CME Group Plans to Regulate Futures’ Market Against Volatility

The CME Group has announced their intention to apply limits to their Bitcoin Futures’ trading range. According to their website, the platform is expected to launch in December, pending a review by regulators. The announcement made by the group on Tuesday seeks to safeguard against some of the volatility associated with the cryptocurrency space. The […]

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Ripple Price Technical Analysis – XRP/USD Breaks Key Hurdle

Key Highlights Ripple price is gaining pace and it recently moved above the $0.2050 resistance against the US Dollar. Yesterday’s highlighted new bearish trend line with resistance at $0.2038 was broken on the hourly chart of the XRP/USD pair (data source from Kraken). The price might continue to trade higher towards $0.2100 and $0.2150 in […]

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