Regulators should be ‘hyperventilating’ at Bitcoin’s success

Goldman Sachs senior chairman Lloyd Blankfein has stated that regulators should be “hyperventilating” in response to Bitcoin’s recent success, characterizing the crypto asset as undermining the capacity for lawmakers to monitor the financial system. While appearing on CNBC’s Squawk Box on Jan. 25, Blankfein asserted that Bitcoin’s pseudonymous nature makes it perfect for illicit financing, stating: “You don’t know whether or not you’re paying the North Koreans, or Al-Qaeda, or the revolutionary guard.” Despite authorities frequently utilizing the transparency of blockchain to track the use of crypto by terrorist organizations,…

Bitcoin FOMO! Volgende target $28.500 – $30.000? | Retail aanwezig | + Analyse Zilliqa

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Institutions Keep Buying Bitcoin’s Dip, Despite Near-term Volatility: Data

Data from on-chain data site Glassnode shows the number of addresses with 1,000 or more bitcoin (often called “whales”) continued to increase this week while bitcoin’s price dropped, dipping below $30,000 on Thursday. The count of such addresses dropped in late December and has spiked again since the beginning of 2021. As well, the number of the total bitcoin transactions on the network remains high, according to data from South-Korea based blockchain analytics firm CryptoQuant. However, the ratio of bitcoin transfers involving all exchanges to all bitcoins transfers network-wide has…

OKCoin to Integrate Bitcoin’s Lightning Network in Q1

OKCoin is the latest crypto exchange to support Bitcoin’s Lightning Network. Per details shared with CoinDesk, the exchange is in the final phases of integrating the secondary scaling network. It should be live within three to four weeks, OKCoin’s team told CoinDesk. “We have been a bitcoin exchange since 2013, and while we are excited about [decentralized finance] and other assets, we know bitcoin is the foundation of the entire industry Bitcoin’s network is often congested and has high transaction fees, particularly during bull markets,” OKCoin CEO Hong Fang told…

Bitcoin’s biggest mining pool may be behind the BTC price drop, but buyers stepped in

Bitcoin (BTC) fell to lows of $28,950 on Jan. 22 thanks to miners likely selling huge amounts of their holdings — but big buyers made sure that the dip was minimal. According to data from on-chain monitoring resource CryptoQuant, the past few days saw vast outflows from mining pools, which in turn corresponded to BTC/USD shedding 20% in a week. F2Pool daily outflows hit 10,000 BTC Beginning Jan. 15, outflows from F2Pool — currently the largest mining pool comprising roughly 15% of total hash rate — in particular, began to…

Janet Yellen: #Bitcoin’s Biggest Enemy or Greatest Asset?

As a new administration is sworn in, how will one if its most important officials – nominated Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen – impact the digital assets space? This episode is sponsored by Nexo.io. Today on the Brief: Jack Ma is not dead The latest in crypto M&A Deutsche Bank survey sites bitcoin as biggest bubble Our main discussion: Yellen’s impact on bitcoin and digital assets In this episode, NLW breaks down the cryptocurrency FUD competing to be the “wall of worry” for the new 2021 bull market, including Tether FUD,…

Some major altcoins failed to match Bitcoin’s rally

Since then, the price of Bitcoin has suffered a correction, and most of the crypto market followed. Bitcoin is currently sitting at just over $35,000, and while traders suggest the pullback to be a healthy correction required for Bitcoin to maintain its bullish momentum, some believe the cryptocurrency may plunge below the $20,000. The Bitcoin price action has also been reflected in the altcoin market as it usually does, with many popular cryptocurrencies surging alongside BTC. Noticeably, Ether (ETH), the native token of the Ethereum platform, has doubled in value…

Daily Ethereum (ETH) Transactions Outstrip Bitcoin’s (BTC) by Over $3B

Ethereum’s title as the most active blockchain network is becoming increasingly reinforced as network activity on the chain is now fully ahead of Bitcoin. Stablecoin and decentralized finance (DeFi) transactions continue to catapult Ethereum’s economic activity count but often at the expense of high gas costs leading to renewed clamor for Layer-2 (L2) solutions that could offer significant savings on fees. Ethereum Settling $12B in Transactions Per Day Tweeting on Tuesday (Jan. 19, 2021) Ryan Watkins, a researcher at Crypto research outfit Messari revealed that Ethereum’s daily transaction was in…