Is Germany done transferring their Bitcoin? 

According to blockchain data, the German government has transferred the last of its Bitcoin holdings, finalizing a nearly three-week long selling spree.  As of Friday, July 12, the wallets linked to German authorities hold no remaining Bitcoin (BTC), according to blockchain data from Arkham Intelligence. The German Government sent the last of their 3846.05 BTC to Flow Traders and 139Po.  Three weeks ago, the German government held 50,000 BTC worth nearly $3 billion. Then they started selling the asset and BTC corrected by roughly 18%. As crypto.news reported earlier in…

German Government Is Now out of Bitcoin, Arkham Data Shows

The German government has sold its entire bitcoin holdings, according to data from crypto intelligence firm Arkham. “The German government is now out of bitcoin,” the firm wrote. This divestment began in June, with funds transferred to exchanges and institutional services. German Government Divests All Bitcoin Holdings The German government has sold all its bitcoin […] Original

Bitcoin mining causing health issues in Texas residents

Texas is rapidly becoming a Bitcoin mining hub, butresidents of local towns are experiencing hearing issues, headaches, dizziness, and sleep disturbance.  The conflict between the economic interests of Bitcoin (BTC) mining in Texas and the quality of life of its residents is escalating, underscoring the need for comprehensive policy solutions. Texas is home to 10 out of the 34 major Bitcoin mines in the United States. In 2021, when China decided to crack down on Bitcoin mining, numerous mining companies like Marathon Digital and Hut 8 moved to Texas due…

Is $73,000 The Top For Bitcoin? Analyst Identifies Where BTC Is In This Cycle

In March, Bitcoin hit an all-time high above $73,000, sparking debates amongst market watchers and analysts about whether the cryptocurrency  has hit its top this cycle. However, a crypto analyst has provided an in-depth analysis of Bitcoin’s recent price movements and future outlook, suggesting that the pioneer cryptocurrency still has substantial upside momentum ahead.  Analyst Says Bitcoin Has Reached Second Early Cycle Top On July 11, a crypto analyst identified as ‘CryptoCon,’ took to X (formerly Twitter) to share insights into Bitcoin’s price movements based on the Relative Strength Index…

US Bitcoin ETFs Continue Inflow Streak, Funds Now Hold 4.47% of BTC’s Market Cap

The U.S. spot bitcoin exchange-traded funds (ETFs) experienced another day of net inflows on Thursday, marking five consecutive trading days of positive movement. The ETFs accumulated $78.93 million, with Blackrock’s IBIT leading by bringing in $72.09 million. U.S. Bitcoin ETFs Record Fifth Consecutive Day of Inflows Among the 11 spot bitcoin ETFs trading in the […] Original

Bitcoin miner Northern Data forecasts revenue to triple in 2024

Crypto mining giant Northern Data is forecasting its revenue to triple in 2024 as the company doubles down on high-performance computing (HPC) solutions. Northern Data Group, a German-listed Bitcoin mining company, estimates its sales to soar this year up to €240 million, tripling its 2023’s results as the company is betting big on high-performance computing (HPC) solutions for artificial intelligence (AI). In its audited 2023 financial results shared with crypto.news, the Frankfurt-headquartered company reported revenue of €77.5 million, surpassing market guidance of €65 million to €75 million. The company noted…

Bitcoin price is beating risky leveraged ETFs like BITX and BITU

Bitcoin price is outperforming popular leveraged ETFs, which have become increasingly popular among investors. Leveraged Bitcoin ETFs inflow is rising Leveraged Bitcoin ETFs like the 2x Bitcoin Strategy ETF (BITX) and the ProShares Ultra Bitcoin ETF (BITU) are seeing inflows this year. Data by ETF.com shows that the BITX ETF has added assets in all months this year. As a result, its total assets under management have risen to over $1.39 billion.  BITU, launched in April, has already added $266 million in assets, indicating strong demand among investors. This week,…