Largest Swiss Retailer Accepts Bitcoin, Ether, XRP, and Litecoin Payment Option – BTCMANAGER

In what comes as a major impetus for cryptocurrency adoption, Switzerland’s largest online retail store, Digitec-Galaxus, now accepts major digital currencies such as bitcoin, ether, and XRP, among others as a means of payment. This came to light in a report by Watson published March 19, 2019. Crypto Adoption Continues to Make Steady Inroads The report states that Digitec-Galaxus had been mulling integration of virtual currencies as a means of payment for a long time. According to the announcement by the online retailer, customers of Switzerland’s largest online shop can…

Bitcoin Price Pounds into Bull Market, Could Surge to $400,000: Analyst

As the bitcoin price continues to hover in a tight range just below $4,000, crypto investors are breathlessly waiting to find out whether bitcoin price can punch through the resistance line that thwarted its most recent attempt to initiate a new bull market. Below, we examine both the bull and bear case for bitcoin as traders position themselves to be on the right side of the crypto market’s next major move. Bull Case: Bitcoin’s Losing Streak is Over, Could Rally to $400,000 Writing at ThinkMarkets UK, Chief Market Analyst Naeem…

Bitcoin’s Share of Total Crypto Market Slips Back Toward 50%

Bitcoin’s dominance rate, or its share of the total cryptocurrency market, is on the verge of falling below 50 percent for the first time in over seven months. At press time, the world’s largest cryptocurrency accounts for 50.9 percent of the total capitalization of the entire market and fell as low as 50.54 on March 17, according to data from CoinMarketCap. Before 2017, bitcoin’s dominance rate was perpetually in excess of 70 percent, but it began to deflate as new cryptocurrencies were created and sold to investors in initial coin…

Bitcoin Faces Minor Price Retreat Amid Increasing Bull Exhaustion

View Bitcoin created a doji candle yesterday, signaling buyer exhaustion near the crucial 21-week moving average (MA) resistance at $4,073. As a result, a price pullback could be in the offing in the next 24 hours. A break below $3,930 (flag support on 4-hour chart) would further strengthen the case for a pullback and expose support levels lined up at $3,890 and $3,755. The doji candle would be invalidated if prices find acceptance above $4,000 in the next few hours, confirming a bull flag breakout on the 4-hour chart. That…

Fundstrat Expects Emerging Markets Rally To Spark Bitcoin Boom, Potentially Pushing BTC to $20k

Emerging Market Rally To Aid Bitcoin For some reason or another, investor sentiment has begun to turn decidedly positive in the cryptocurrency market. Tom Lee, the co-founder and head of research at Fundstrat Global Advisors, added to this influx of hopium-laced messages through a piece of analysis he pushed to his Twitter following, many of which are embroiled in all things Bitcoin. Lee explained that from this perspective of his New York-based advisory outfit, emerging markets, whose value is captured through the MSCI Emerging Markets Index, pulled down BTC over…

Real Estate Giant Holding Live Luxury Home Auction for Bitcoin

A major Australian real estate group is holding a luxury home auction that can be paid for with two cryptocurrencies. There will be a live auctioneer who will call out bids in BTC. The property owner says he wants to keep as many coins as possible. Also read: Crypto Enthusiasts Unite in 4 Indian Cities to Voice Regulatory Suggestions Live Auction for Cryptocurrencies One of Australia’s largest real estate groups, LJ Hooker, is preparing a live luxury real estate auction for cryptocurrencies with a live auctioneer. The company is working…

Crypto Market Testing Crucial Support: XLM, Bitcoin Cash, EOS, TRX Analysis

The total crypto market cap corrected lower recently and tested the $132.0B support area. Bitcoin cash price started a downside correction after testing the $165 resistance. EOS price is slowly moving lower towards the $3.70 support level. Stellar (XLM) price is up more than 4% and broke the $0.1120 and $0.1140 resistances. Tron (TRX) is currently flat near the $0.0230 support level. The crypto market is trading above key supports, with range moves in bitcoin (BTC) and Ethereum (ETH). Stellar (XLM) gained traction, while BCH, EOS, ripple and tron (TRX)…

Bitcoin Price Has Just a 5% Chance to Hit $10,000 in Next 6 Months

The chances of the bitcoin price reaching five figures within the next six months are growing slimmer by the day. Based on the current value of BTC options, cryptocurrency analysis firm Skew Markets has disclosed that the odds of bitcoin exceeding the $10,000 mark by September are now just 4.6 percent. Odds of bitcoin >10k by September = 4.6% What do you think? pic.twitter.com/5BVeRbETem — skew (@skew_markets) March 18, 2019 Additionally, the probability of bitcoin reaching slightly lower price targets are not that great either. For instance, the probability of…

Facebook Cryptocurrency is ‘Cool’ But Bitcoin is Better

Billionaire investors Cameron and Tyler Winklevoss aren’t too worried that Facebook’s cryptocurrency project will end up being a “bitcoin killer.” In fact, they maintain that it will have more impact on the world than Facebook ever did. Winklevoss: Bitcoin Still ‘So Young’ for People to Crow over its Demise Speaking to the UK’s Daily Telegraph at the annual SXSW festival of film and music, the twins, who first bought the leading cryptocurrency when it was valued at around $8 per coin, pointed to how an emerging Amazon outmaneuvered retail giant…

Bitcoin (BTC) Flat-Line Below $4,000; Bears of Feb 24 Likely to Flow Back

Bitcoin price up but under pressure MimbleWimble protocol could be an excellent match for Bitcoin Transaction volumes more than half those of Feb 24 There are specific benefits of the MimbleWimble protocol, and one of them is privacy through CT. If the Bitcoin community decides to incorporate this untested protocol, then the network will not be scalable but be completely anonymous. Perhaps it will be the only trigger that will drive prices above $6,000 to $12,000 as demand Bitcoin (BTC) demand surge. Bitcoin Price Analysis Fundamentals To understand emerging technology…