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Bitcoin Barely Budges in Weekend Trading

Bitcoin Barely Budges in Weekend Trading

At the time of publication, the oldest cryptocurrency is changing hands at over $38,100, up slightly over the past 24 hours, according to CoinDesk data. Ether, the second biggest cryptocurrency by market capitalization, was trading over $2,600 up slightly over the same period. Source link

Bitcoin’s Price Remains Boxed In Below $51K Over Holiday Weekend

Bitcoin’s Price Remains Boxed In Below $51K Over Holiday Weekend

On Wednesday, we recapped how Tesla’s bitcoin acceptance and Coinbase’s direct listing helped send bitcoin’s price to a new all-time high near $65,000, which turned out, in hindsight, to be the market peak. Today, we’ll show how some traders and investors began to cash out in April and May as concerns mounted over U.S. capital …

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First Mover Asia: Bitcoin, Ether Have a Quiet Weekend

First Mover Asia: Bitcoin, Ether Have a Quiet Weekend

(Edited by James Rubin) Good morning. Here’s what’s happening this morning: Market moves: Bitcoin, ether traded steady over the weekend, while luna surged to near a record high. Technician’s take: Short-term BTC buying could be limited given negative momentum on the weekly chart. Catch the latest episodes of CoinDesk TV for insightful interviews with crypto …

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Bitcoin, Altcoins Regain Ground After Early Weekend Spiral; Trading Volume Levels Off After an Intense Saturday

Bitcoin, Altcoins Regain Ground After Early Weekend Spiral; Trading Volume Levels Off After an Intense Saturday

But unlike the aftermath of the May drop, investors this time have bought up bitcoin quickly. Some, including El Salvador, announced that they have bought “the dip” following the price slump. At the time of publication, bitcoin was trading at $49,179, 0.2% in the past 24 hours, according to CoinDesk data. Ether was at $4,153, …

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Taproot, Bitcoin’s Long-Anticipated Upgrade, Activates This Weekend

Taproot, Bitcoin’s Long-Anticipated Upgrade, Activates This Weekend

Taproot, the long-anticipated Bitcoin upgrade, will activate this weekend at block 709,632, opening the door for developers to integrate new features that will improve privacy, scalability and security on the network. The upgrade locked in back in June, when over 90% of miners chose to “signal” their support. A programmed waiting period between lock-in and …

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The number of bitcoin wallets holding more than $10 million rose above 4,500 this weekend

The number of bitcoin wallets holding more than $10 million rose above 4,500 this weekend

More than 4,500 bitcoin wallets are holding value in excess of $10 million, data collected by The Block Research shows. The interactive graph below breaks down the number of bitcoin wallets with a balance of more than $X for different categories, ranging from those above $1,000 to more than $10 million. As the graph lines …

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Legitimate volume on spot crypto exchanges fell to $125.8 billion in October

Aggregated open interest on Bitcoin, Ethereum options hit all-time highs this weekend

The aggregated open interest on bitcoin options reached $4.53 billion on Nov. 22, having grown $1.13 billion since Nov. 15. That’s nearly a 25% increase in a week, according to data from The Block Research. In addition to Bitcoin, the aggregated open interest on Ethereum options reached $780.05 million. Ethereum option open interest jumped $221.09 …

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