Markets and Prices

In-Between Bitcoin Halvings: Analyst Proves Bitcoin’s Price Not Bound to 4-Year Cycles

</header> <strong>Crypto traders and analysts have always looked to the halvings for some kind of clues in order to predict the future price of bitcoin. A number of traders also think that <a class=”lar-automated-link” href=”https://markets.bitcoin.com/crypto/BTC” target=”_blank” rel=”noopener noreferrer”>BTC</a> price movements shift every four years and speculators often use the halvings as milestone markers. On March …

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Market Update: Slew of Unknown Coins Has Seen Considerable Gains Since ‘Black Thursday’

</header> <strong>The cryptocurrency economy has been slowly rising toward a $200 billion market capitalization again following the grueling global market carnage that started on March 12. Most of the top ten cryptos are closer to the prices they held before ‘Black Thursday’ and there’s also a slew of unknown coins that have seen considerable gains …

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Liquid Gold vs Digital Gold: Why Bitcoin Beats Oil in the Current Climate

</header> <strong>Extreme volatility. Sudden loss of value. A purported store of value. An economic hedge. An alternative to gold. On the face of it, bitcoin and oil have a lot in common. Both markets have been buffeted by the covid-19 economic downturn, but while bitcoin has stabilized, oil keeps plummeting. What does “digital gold” have …

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Onchain Data Suggests Bitcoin Sell-Off Fueled by New Investors

</header> <strong>While the covid-19 outbreak has caused economic calamity, cryptocurrencies have regained some of the losses that devastated digital currency markets on March 12. A recent report published by the researchers at Coin Metrics notes the “crypto asset sell-off was driven by short-term holders.” Further, an analyst at Unchained Capital agreed with Coin Metrics’ findings …

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How Long Will the Market Downturn Last?

</header> <strong>When will normality return? How long till global markets recover and bitcoin resumes the bull run it was teasing at before the coronavirus materialized? These are questions that all investors are pondering as the epidemic wreaks havok on gold, oil, stocks and – up until March 19 – on bitcoin itself. <a class=”lar-automated-link” href=”https://markets.bitcoin.com/crypto/BTC” …

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Bitcoin Live: How to Watch the Next Price Run or Crash in Real-Time

</header> <strong>Watching the bitcoin price move can be exhilarating, or at times soul-crushing, depending on the market. The unpredictability makes watching things unfold in real-time compelling, and checking the price via live broadcast is further enriched by commentary from popular traders and influencers. These let viewers in on their point of view as the market …

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While the Crypto Market Was Hemorrhaging Value, These Tokens Mooned

</header> <strong>Why do certain altcoins moon? It’s a question that all crypto holders have pondered at some stage while enviously eyeing the ascent of a token that wasn’t even on their radar, let alone their portfolio. If the performance of obscure tokens in a bull market is discombobulating, how to explain such breakouts in a …

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Traders Flock to Tether, USDC, PAX – Stablecoins See Great Demand After Crypto Market Havoc

</header> <strong>Stablecoins have seen massive volume and growth this month especially after the market carnage on March 12. Per usual, tether has been the king of stablecoins following the market downturn, but the 4.6 billion <a class=”lar-automated-link” href=”https://markets.bitcoin.com/crypto/USDT” target=”_blank” rel=”noopener noreferrer”>USDT</a> wasn’t enough for all the liquidity needed to shield the storm. Other tokens pegged …

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Crypto Networks Stress Tested During Bitcoin’s Wild Week

</header> <strong>Crypto valuations haven’t been the only casualties of this week’s market crash; crypto networks have also felt the strain. As onchain activity has ramped up in response to the market slump, fees have soared and the mempool filled on the <a class=”lar-automated-link” href=”https://markets.bitcoin.com/crypto/BTC” target=”_blank” rel=”noopener noreferrer”>BTC</a> and <a class=”lar-automated-link” href=”https://markets.bitcoin.com/crypto/ETH” target=”_blank” rel=”noopener noreferrer”>ETH</a> chains. …

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Market Update: Cryptocurrency Market Cap Sheds $90B, Margin Calls Spike, Futures Slide

</header> <strong>Digital currency markets have been consolidating since Thursday’s massive price drop after more than $90 billion was erased from the cryptoconomy. Crypto markets saw some brief gains on Friday but prices have been meandering just above current support levels. At the moment, traders and crypto proponents face uncertainty amidst the ongoing coronavirus scare and …

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