Bitcoin price is up almost 12% and it broke the USD 38,500 resistance. Ethereum might climb above USD 2,500, XRP could recover towards USD 0.90. TFUEL and GRT are up around 19%.
Last week it was Latin America, this week, it appears to be Africa’s turn – with key individuals coming out in support of bitcoin (BTC) adoption.
Bitcoin (BTC)’s major Taproot upgrade is likely to lock in in less than 24 hours as more than the required minimum of miners are signalling support for the soft fork, indicates taproot.watch.
The question remains whether the designation of bitcoin (BTC) as legal tender by El Salvador has mechanical implications for its treatment in larger economies under tax law, banking and financial regulations, and other areas, analysts at JPMorgan said
The Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov has underlined Moscow’s intention to do away with the USD – and has suggested that crypto could play a part in ousting the greenback in trade deals.
The heat is on for South Korean exchanges, who have suffered a blow in their quest to gain banking contracts that will ultimately determine if they can keep operating after a slew of government regulations to police trading platforms comes into force on September 25.
The recent Miami Bitcoin 2021 conference has been making the headlines for all the wrong reasons – after a number of attendees tested positive for coronavirus, with some reporting they had been hospitalized with symptoms.
There's an interesting idea developing in the Cryptoverse which may bring another seismic shift (pun intended) - and it involves geothermal energy, bitcoin (BTC) mining, paying of the debt to the International Monetary Fund (IMF), and raising an additional USD 1bn in some innovative ways.
Co-founder and CEO of major crypto derivatives exchange BitMEX, Arthur Hayes, discussed the only time the US-based software developer MicroStrategy (MSTR) could be forced to sell their bitcoin (BTC).
El Salvador’s President, Nayib Bukele, has become the talk of the crypto town, but some domestic experts have raised the alarm about the clause in his new bitcoin (BTC) bill that stipulates merchants must accept BTC as payment when requested by a customer.