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Bittrex joins booming OTC market – but who is driving demand?

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Bittrex launch an OTC platform as the value over-the-counter trading surges to be on a par with retail exchanges – but where is the demand coming from?

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Grayscale Report: Institutional investors commit 70% of new money in Q3

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Bear market no obstacle to institutional investors moving $330 million into Grayscale funds in the first three quarters of 2018
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What 30 million transactions tell us about the state of Ethereum

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Three years after the Ethereum launch, a new study puts its progress in perspective — analyzing almost 30 million transactions to reveal who’s using it and why.The post What 30 million transactions tell us about the state of Ethereum appeared first on …

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Ethereum: Why Constantinople upgrade delayed until 2019

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Trouble on the testnet has delayed Ethereum’s Constantinople fork until Q1 2019. Here’s what happened and why. The post Ethereum: Why Constantinople upgrade delayed until 2019 appeared first on bitcoinmining.shop.

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3 Reasons why Coinbase is pulling the plug on its index fund

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After only four months of operation, crypto colossus Coinbase is reported to be closing its index fund product – here’s whyThe post 3 Reasons why Coinbase is pulling the plug on its index fund appeared first on bitcoinmining.shop.

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Traders flee Tether as uncertainty mounts

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Doubts surrounding Tether have grown stronger over the last couple of weeks, and on Monday, these doubts turned to panic — sending the so-called stablecoin to lows of $0.80 on Poloniex, and fueling a 12 percent rise in the price of Bitcoin on Tether-de…

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As ICOs falter, crypto hedge funds approach $5 billion in assets

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As ICOs falter, crypto hedge funds approach $5 billion in assets

Disappointing progress, poor marketing and the proliferation of scam projects are cited as the key reasons for the falling success rate of ICOs, and their returns have been significantly reduced in 2018. The post As ICOs falter, crypto hedge funds appr…

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Why a Coinbase & BlackRock crypto ETF might be approved

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Why a Coinbase & BlackRock crypto ETF might be approved

In the wake of nine bitcoin ETF rejections by the SEC, news has emerged that Coinbase is in talks with BlackRock about establishing a crypto ETF. Could this pairing—and the appointment of a new SEC Commissioner— finally be the magic ticket for an ETF a…

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Dash community vote on CEO’s dismissal

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Dash community vote on CEO’s dismissal

Dash executive admits original roadmap was unrealistic, stresses the importance of getting things “right first time”. Meanwhile, Dash community rejects calls for CEO Ryan Taylor’s headThe post Dash community vote on CEO’s dismissal appeared first on bi…

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Turkish turmoil fuels Bitcoin adoption

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Turkish turmoil fuels Bitcoin adoption

Economic crises will drive adoption, says Coinbase CEO, as Turkey flocks to Bitcoin The post Turkish turmoil fuels Bitcoin adoption appeared first on bitcoinmining.shop.

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