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Bitcoin Almost Touches $5,600, Forming Its First Bullish Golden Cross Since October 2015

[ad_1] Tuesday, April 23 — crypto markets rallied today, with bitcoin (BTC) hitting its new 2019 high of over $5,500.Most of the top 20 cryptocurrencies by market cap are solidly in green at press time, with tezos (XTZ) having jumped more than 12% over the past 24 hours. On the other hand, binance coin (BNB) and bitcoin SV (BSV) tumbled around 2.7% and 1.2%, respectively.Market visualization from Coin360Bitcoin continued to
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Mobile Decentralized Exchange Says It Prevents Hacking, Cuts Fees and Offers Fixed Rates

[ad_1] A crypto company is launching “one of the first inter-blockchain, mobile decentralized exchanges” on April 23 — and says its platform is going to solve major problems currently seen in its centralized counterparts.According to the SovereignWallet Network, M.DEX is designed to address three key issues that have been having a detrimental effect on the usability and security of crypto transactions, for experienced consumers as well as newcomers.The first concerns
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South Koreans Invest an Average $6,000 in Cryptocurrency, Says New Survey

[ad_1] More South Koreans are buying cryptocurrency than ever before and spending more fiat to do so, local daily news network Arirang Daily News reported April 20.Referencing the results of a December 2018 survey from nonprofit organization the Korea Financial Investors Protection Foundation, Arirang revealed 7.4% of the 2,500 adults surveyed said they had bought cryptocurrency.That figure was up 1% on the year before, despite the industry facing hurdles locally
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Bitcoin Holds Over $5,300 as Top Altcoins See Mixed Signals

[ad_1] Saturday, April 20 — most of the top 20 cryptocurrencies are reporting slight gains and losses capped under 2% on the day to press time. Bitcoin (BTC) is hovering above the $5,300 mark.Market visualization courtesy of Coin360Bitcoin is up about one percent on the day, trading at $5,342 at press time, according to CoinMarketCap. Looking at its weekly chart, the coin is up a solid 5%.Bitcoin 7-day price chart.
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MakerDAO Token Holders Vote About Whether to Raise DAI Stability Fee by 3%

[ad_1] Another vote about whether to raise the so-called stability fee for Maker’s ethereum (ETH)-based DAI decentralized stablecoin by 3% has started on the governance portal of the Decentralized Autonomous Organization (DAO) on April 19.MakerDAO, which issues the USD-pegged aforementioned algorithmic decentralized stablecoin, is seeking to improve the token’s peg by increasing the yearly stability fee. The stability fee is a charge levied by Maker participants when Dai is used
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Crypto Exchange Poloniex Adds Support for USDT on Tron Blockchain

[ad_1] Major cryptocurrency exchange Poloniex will support Tether’s stablecoin USDT coin on the Tron (TRX) blockchain, according to an announcement published on April 19.United States-based digital currency exchange Poloniex has added support for deposits and withdrawals of USDT on the Tron network. The development will reportedly support Tether on both chains —  USDT issued on the Omni protocol and the Tron network.Poloniex said in the announcement that its decision to
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Bitcoin Hovers Over $5,250 as Top Oil Futures See Slight Uptrend

[ad_1] Friday, April 19 — The top 20 cryptocurrencies are reporting mixed movements on the day by press time, as bitcoin (BTC) hovers over the $5,250 mark.Market visualization courtesy of Coin360Bitcoin is down a fraction of a percent on the day, trading at $5,264 at press time, according to CoinMarketCap. Looking at its weekly chart, the coin is over 3.5%.Bitcoin 7-day price chart. Source: CoinMarketCapEther (ETH) is holding onto its position
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Bitcoin Hovers Over $5,250 as Top Cryptos See Growth

[ad_1] Thursday, April 18 — Most of the top 20 cryptocurrencies are reporting gains on the day by press time, as bitcoin (BTC) hovers over the $5,300 mark.Market visualization courtesy of Coin360Bitcoin is up almost 1% on the day, trading at $5,297 at press time, according to CoinMarketCap. Looking at its weekly chart, the coin is up almost 5%.Bitcoin 7-day price chart. Source: CoinMarketCapEthereum (ETH) is holding onto its position
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US-Based Huobi.com Adds Three XRP Trading Pairs

[ad_1] Hbus, the operator of the United States-based version of major crypto exchange Huobi.com, has today launched three trading pairs for XRP. The news was announced in a press release shared with Cointelegraph on April 18.According to the announcement, the three XRP trading pairs are to be USD-XRP, bitcoin (BTC)-XRP, and tether (USDT)-XRP. XRP deposits are set to open 12:00 a.m. PST today, while trading and withdrawals for the three
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South Korean Crypto Exchange Coinnest Shutters Services

[ad_1] South Korean crypto exchange Coinnest has begun to terminate its services as of April 16, according to a pop-up announcement on the platform’s official website.Notification of exchange closure. Source: https://www.coinnest.co.kr/. Accessed: April 18, 2019The announcement states that Coinnest has taken the decision to close as the exchange has struggled to cope with changes in the cryptocurrency and blockchain industry.The process of shuttering platform services began on Tuesday, April 16,