Bitcoin Price (BTC) Could Retest Key Support Before Fresh Increase

Bitcoin price climbed higher recently above the $11,000 resistance level against the US Dollar. The price spiked towards $11,200 and recently corrected lower below $10,800. There is a connecting bullish trend line forming with support near $10,450 on the hourly chart of the BTC/USD pair (data feed from Kraken). The price could retest the key $10,000 support level before it could rise again towards $11,000. Bitcoin price is struggling to continue higher above $10,800 support against the US Dollar. Therefore, BTC price might decline towards $10,000 before it could start…

Ripple (XRP) Poised For More Gains, Prices Rebound From Q1 Support

Ripple (XRP) is up 2.6 percent Footprints in the Middle East and Southeast Asia highlight Ripple’s advantages SWIFT is dominant, but Ripple’s progress is noticeable. Even though most of their partners use xCurrent, clarity in the future will ease their transition to xRapid. That will drive demand for XRP and therefore prices above the current 20 cents consolidation. Ripple Price Analysis Fundamentals Blockchain companies cannot flourish in isolation. It is even more challenging when the startup is ambitious. As per their statement, Ripple is one such company. Cementing its position…

Binance Unknowingly Earns Staking Rewards of Stellar, Adds Support

Major cryptocurrency exchange Binance has earned staking rewards on Stellar (XLM) following a change of some parameters on cold and hot wallets. In a blog post published on July 18, Binance said that it unknowingly earned staking rewards of 9,500,000 XLM ($775,000 at press time) in extra XLM tokens in the wake of specific parameter changes on cold and hot wallets made a year ago. The exchange subsequently decided both to immediately add staking support for XLM and to share the gained XLM rewards with the entire community. The post…

The Case $7.5K Could Become Bitcoin’s New Price Support

Amidst a decline in the price of bitcoin, the world’s most valuable cryptocurrency could find support at $7,500 – that is if it follows past patterns on the charts. Bitcoin has faced selling pressure over the last few days, despite an impending golden crossover on the three-day chart – a bullish crossover of the 50- and 200-candle moving averages, as discussed last week. As of writing, the 50-candle moving average (MA) is on an upward trajectory and looks set to cross above the 200-candle MA in the next few days.…

The Case $7.5K Could Become Bitcoin’s New Price Support

Amidst a decline in the price of bitcoin, the world’s most valuable cryptocurrency could find support at $7,500 – that is if it follows past patterns on the charts. Bitcoin has faced selling pressure over the last few days, despite an impending golden crossover on the three-day chart – a bullish crossover of the 50- and 200-candle moving averages, as discussed last week. As of writing, the 50-candle moving average (MA) is on an upward trajectory and looks set to cross above the 200-candle MA in the next few days.…

Ripple Performs Better than Broader Crypto Markets on Technical Support

One of the most interesting cryptocurrencies to have emerged over the past few years has been Ripple (XRP), and it has managed to hold onto its position as the third biggest cryptocurrency by market capitalization. However, it has not had the best year so far, despite threatening to break out more than once. In a new development that will be welcomed by those who hold XRP, the cryptocurrency has managed to outperform the market amidst all the chaos. XRP Finds Support While most of the market has been in a…

R3 to Support a Startup-Focused Stock Exchange in Brazil

Blockchain consortium R3 has partnered with Brazilian fintech company Banco Maré to launch a stock exchange for investing in technology firms. Banco Maré, a blockchain-powered digital bank focused on financial inclusion, intends to build a tokenized stock exchange offering investments in technology companies with “social impact,” Cointelegraph Brazil reports July 16. The new R3 technology-backed platform, provisionally named BVM12, will purportedly open a new funding source for technology startups, as well as enable individual investors to generate dividends from investments in new technologies, the report notes. Rio de Janeiro-based Banco…

Ripple (XRP) is Down 20.8% But Will 30 Cents and Q1 Support Hold?

Ripple (XRP) is down 20.8 percent Spain’s Santander expanding; opens a UK and Poland payment corridor Banco Santander is opening a new corridor from the UK to Poland via its One Pay FX app. Efficient, attention is back to Ripple, which is under pressure to see more of its clients adopt xRapid. Meanwhile, XRP is under pressure and down 20.8 percent from last week’s close. Ripple Price Analysis Fundamentals The idea of xCurrent is to “enable banks to settle cross-border payments with end-to-end tracking.” That, plus the fact that it…

Bitcoin Price Clings to $10K Support After a Volatile Weekend

Bitcoin price (BTC) traded above $10,000 July 15 after a weekend of heavy losses spelled disaster for cryptocurrencies across the board. Market visualization courtesy of Coin360 Data from Coin360 showed BTC/USD holding onto support above the key barrier Monday, having temporarily dropped as low as $9,912.  The 9.7% daily losses compounded a worrying weekly trend which saw the pair fall rapidly from above $13,000. Bitcoin 7-day price chart. Source: Coin360 Driving the bearish sentiment, analysts broadly claimed, was a mixture of criticism by United States president Donald Trump and overall…

Bitcoin Price (BTC) Breaks Key Support: $8,800 Bearish Target Could Be Real

Bitcoin price extended its declined and broke the key $10,800 support level against the US Dollar. The price even broke the last swing low and a major support area near the $10,500 level. There is a key bearish trend line forming with resistance near $10,650 on the hourly chart of the BTC/USD pair (data feed from Kraken). The price remains in a strong target and it seems like the $8,880 bearish target seems real. Bitcoin price started a fresh decline below the $10,800 support against the US Dollar. BTC is…