Cryptocurrency exchange Coinbase is disabling its margin trading product in order to comply with the new rules set by the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC). CFTC’s Rules Affecting Margin Trading Offerings Coinbase’s chief legal officer,…

Nine months ago, in a Denver convention center, a booth sat empty. Littered with token stickers, the table was supposed to hold the physical representatives of decentralized finance (DeFi) protocol bZx. It remained empty, however,…

The price of Bitcoin (BTC) dropped sharply after approaching $18,500 on Binance and Coinbase. The plunge took place as large sell orders were spotted on both spot and futures exchanges. BTC/USD 15 minute chart. Source:…

Decentralized finance (defi) protocol Akropolis was on Thursday hacked for $2 million in DAI, in the latest flash loan attack to hit the nascent defi industry. The attacker pilfered the platform’s Ycurve pool in batches…

Bitcoin is finally breaking its correlation with the stock market, which has been persisting despite its recent uptrend’s strength. An example of this correlation’s lingering effects can be seen while looking towards yesterday’s selloff, with…

The price of Curve Finance’s governance token CRV spiked by more than 100 percent as the decentralized exchange (DEX) experienced a massive surge in trade volume. Earnings Curve Finance processed about $2.8 billion worth of…

Bitcoin reached a new 2020 high of around $13,420 after rising on nine of the past 11 days.  The cryptocurrency’s recent rally despite a stalling of U.S. stocks has rekindled speculation that prices for the…

The sentiment around Ethereum has not been as strong as Bitcoin in the past two weeks. But over the longer term, researchers expect ETH to perform particularly well in the next bull cycle. The optimism…

Bitcoin is just over one week away from the October monthly close, taking place on Halloween night. Although the night is known for candy, scarces, and tricks, if the leading cryptocurrency by market cap can…

Chainlink has been one of the best performing major altcoins throughout the past 24-hours, with its slight underperformance of BTC throughout the past few days being erased by an intense overnight upswing. This has allowed…

Bitcoin has recently been picking up steam, stealing some of the capital and thunder from the DeFi trend and Ethereum. XRP, however, continues to lag behind both top crypto assets and linger sideways. According to…

Members of the decentralized finance (defi) community are upset with Yearn Finance founder Andre Cronje over the mishap with Cronje’s secret Eminence (EMN) project. The Eminence protocol gathered $15 million before the project was ultimately…

A leaked Telegram discussion by 50 so-called crypto influencers has exposed the extraordinary steps they take in order to profit on the back off unsuspecting defi investors. According to a leaked screenshot of the chat,…

Currently, Bitcoin traders are overall net long. But talk of a second wave has memories of March’s flash crash fresh on the mind. Source: blockchainwhispers.com The European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control has issued…

Uniswap’s token (UNI) has seen immense volatility throughout the past few days and weeks, with aggressive buying pressure following its launch pushing it up towards $8.50 before witnessing a massive inflow of selling pressure. This…

Today’s Ether (ETH) 10% dump caused its annualized futures basis to adjust after flirting with extremely optimistic territory. The basis indicator compares futures contracts price to the current level at regular spot exchanges. Healthy markets…

Tezos, like many mid-cap altcoins, has been witnessing mixed price action throughout the past several days and weeks, struggling to maintain the momentum that it established throughout July and August. The cryptocurrency is now caught…

Bitcoin (BTC) has delivered gains to its holders on almost 98% of all days since 2013, new data confirms.  According to a dedicated social media-based monitoring resource which tracks profitability, buying Bitcoin has made its…

Bitcoin (BTC) price perked up on August 5, rallying from $11,090 to $11,784 before briefly retracing to the $11,650 area as the daily close approached. Currently the price trades near the $11,500 support after bulls…

The blockchain-powered advertising technology platform, AdEx Network has announced a major update that marks its foray into the DeFi space. It involves the deployment of an updated ADX token contract on the Ethereum network to…

Statistics show that the decentralized finance (defi) economy has grown massively this year as the total value locked (TVL) in defi recently surpassed $4 billion. Between dex platforms, derivatives, stablecoins, lending, and non-fungible asset creation…

The decentralized finance (defi) realm continues to heat up with concepts like yield farming, but another scheme called defi flash loans has also grown exponential. On Monday, the noncustodial lending protocol Aave issued $138 million…

In a flash, Ampleforth, yet another DeFi project vying for its share of the booming market, just experienced a 700,000% pump on crypto platform FTX. Minutes later, the asset crashed right back down a full…

Ethereum is beginning to flash some signs of strength following its intense movement upwards seen yesterday. Although it remains highly correlated with Bitcoin and the aggregated market, its ability to establish a strong foothold within…

The price of Bitcoin (BTC), the top-ranked cryptocurrency by market capitalization, is acting inside a narrowing range, still hovering around $9,000. Meanwhile, we’re also seeing a decrease in volume, alongside an increasingly shaky stock market,…

Bitcoin price continues to fail to breach above $10,000 and hold. The last time the cryptocurrency held for consecutive daily closes above the key level, was in February 2020 before the Black Thursday collapse. During…

Industry executives and famed technical analysts including Morgan Creek CEO Mark Yusko and trader Peter Brandt predict Bitcoin (BTC) to reach $100,000 in the long-term. For that to happen, the top cryptocurrency needs to see…

Bloomberg has forecast bitcoin to reach its record high of $20,000, and possibly $28,000, this year. According to the company’s June Crypto Outlook report, “something has to really go wrong for bitcoin not to appreciate…