Ethereum 

Bitcoin Trades Sideways as Major Altcoins Enjoy Sizeable Gains

Sunday, Aug. 11 — It is a largely green picture across the top-20 cryptocurrencies. While Bitcoin (BTC) has remained flat overall, altcoins have enjoyed some sizeable gains, with some rising over 9% on the day Market visualization courtesy of Coin360 Bitcoin’s price was down a fraction at press time, losing 0.61% to trade at $11,352, according to Coin360­­. BTC’s value has tumbled by more than $500 in the past 24 hours — struggling to recover from a sudden $400 drop in the space of just five minutes on Saturday. Prices have remained…

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Ethereum 

Swiss Crypto Finance App Gains Nationally Recognized AML License

Cryptocurrency-focused personal finance app Aximetria has gained a financial standards license recognized by Swiss regulators. In a press release provided to Cointelegraph July 29, Aximetria, which is based in the country, said the Swiss Financial Services Standards Association (VQF) license would allow it to function as a crypto intermediary and streamline its onboarding process. The VQF license is approved by Switzerland’s overarching finance regulator, the Financial Market Supervisory Authority (FINMA). An award means the holder carries out activities in compliance with the organization’s anti-money laundering (AML) and Know-your-Customer (KYC) rules. …

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Ethereum 

Crypto Markets Report Gains, Bitcoin Trades Near $10,000 Mark

Thursday, July 25 — After breaking its psychological price point of $10,000 earlier today, Bitcoin (BTC) has been hovering around the position during the day, with other major cryptocurrencies also trading in the green. Market visualization. Source: Coin360 Bitcoin has seen an increase of nearly 3.61% on the day, and is trading at $9,987 as of press time. Bitcoin started the day at around $9,815 and subsequently saw a spike to $10,192 marking the daily high as of press time. As a sign of further adoption, a new political action…

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Ethereum 

Major Altcoins Rally as Bitcoin Sees Slight Gains

Wednesday, July 17— The number one cryptocurrency Bitcoin (BTC) is seeing slight gains on the day as major altcoins (ETH) and Ripple (XRP) rally. Market visualization. Source: Coin360 Bitcoin has been trending down this week. Bitcoin retook $13,000 on July 9 before sinking all the way down to under $10,000 by July 16. At press time, BTC is trading just over $9,800 with a 2.64% gain on the day. On July 4, analysts at SFOX conjectured that Bitcoin could rally in light of the American national holiday Independence Day, arguing…

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Blockchain 

Bitcoin Approaches $11,500 as Top Cryptos See Gains

Saturday, July 6 — most of the top 20 cryptocurrencies are reporting moderate gains on the day by press time, as Bitcoin (BTC) hovers just under the $11,500 mark. Market visualization courtesy of Coin360 Bitcoin is currently up by about three percent on the day, trading around $11,486 at press time, according to Coin360. Looking at its weekly chart, the coin is down by over 7.68%. Bitcoin 7-day price chart. Source: Coin360 According to a recent report released by major cryptocurrency exchange Binance, bitcoin has become less correlated with other cryptos…

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Blockchain 

Bitcoin Hover Over $11,800 as Top Cryptos See Gains

Saturday, June 29 — most of the top 20 cryptocurrencies are reporting moderate to significant gains on the day by press time, as bitcoin (BTC) hovers over under the $11,800 mark again. Market visualization courtesy of Coin360 Bitcoin is currently up about .14% on the day, trading around $11,830 at press time, according to Coin360. Looking at its weekly chart, the coin is up over 13%. Bitcoin 7-day price chart. Source: Coin360 Ether (ETH) is holding onto its position as the largest altcoin by market cap, which currently stands at $32.5…

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Blockchain 

Bitcoin Price Correction Continues as $13,800 Becomes Key to Further Gains

Bitcoin (BTC) was heading back towards $12,000 on June 27 as crypto industry businesses report record activity across the board. Data from Coin360 showed the bitcoin price coming off its local highs at $13,800 to circle $12,150 as of press time Thursday.  BTC/USD saw significant volatility over the past 24 hours, abruptly dropping to as low as $11,945 due to problems with major exchange Coinbase before bouncing back above the $12,000 mark.  The $13,800 level, charts now suggest, forms an important barrier to further gains. In all its history, bitcoin…

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Ethereum 

Bitcoin Falls Near $9,000 as US Stock Market Sees Gains

Monday, June 17 — most of the top 20 cryptocurrencies are reporting moderate losses on the day by press time, as bitcoin (BTC) falls Near $9,000 mark again. Market visualization courtesy of Coin360 Bitcoin is currently down about 3% on the day, trading around $9,045 at press time, according to Coin360. Looking at its weekly chart, the coin is up around 11%. Bitcoin 7-day price chart. Source: Coin360 As Cointelegraph reported earlier today, bitcoin surpassed one million daily active addresses on June 14, according to blockchain statistics website CoinMetrics. Ether (ETH)…

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Ethereum 

Hyperledger Gains Microsoft and Ethereum Foundation Among Raft of New Members

Microsoft, Salesforce and the Ethereum Foundation are among the major new companies joining enterprise blockchain platform Hyperledger. The company’s executive director, Brian Behlendorf, confirmed the news to Cointelegraph ahead of a public unveiling at the ongoing Synchronize Europe conference in London on June 18. Part of a monthly update on new members of Hyperledger, Behlendorf said June’s rollout included the Ethereum Foundation as a non-profit member, while supply chain standards body GS1 is also now on board. Hosted by the Linux Foundation, Hyperledger already counts IBM, JPMorgan Chase, Deutsche Boerse…

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Ethereum 

Crypto Markets Trade Sideways, Major Stock Indexes Close With Minor Gains

Thursday, June 13 — Top cryptocurrencies bitcoin (BTC), ether (ETH), and ripple (XRP) are all still in the green, seeing minor gains since yesterday. The market as a whole is mostly trading sideways. Market visualization. Source: Coin360 Bitcoin broke $8,300 today, after trading below $8,000 for part of June 12. At press time, BTC is trading at $8,243 but is still trending up by 1.12% on the day. Bitcoin 24-hour price chart. Source: Coin360 The top altcoin and number two cryptocurrency, ether, is trading sideways, seeing 24-hour losses under 1%…

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