Blockchain 

Ethereum (ETH) Posts Significant Gains on Value Buying

Ethereum has been leading the crypto rally over the past week after the slump in the first half of 2019. Over the past few years, Bitcoin has firmly established itself as the biggest cryptocurrency in the world by market cap, and it is the only coin that can actually move markets one way or another. Over the past few years, the second-biggest cryptocurrency in the world, Ethereum, was regarded as the only viable challenger to Bitcoin. Ethereum Leads Although Ethereum never overtook Bitcoin, as some believed it might, it is…

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Blockchain 

Ethereum Gains as Momentum Returns, Jumps 20% This Week

While Bitcoin went on its incredible rally during the first half of the year, its biggest competitor, Ethereum (ETH), struggled massively and failed to generate any meaningful gains for its holders. There was a time when many had predicted that ETH was going to eventually overtake Bitcoin, but that never came to pass, and this year, the performance was particularly disappointing. Is it a Bullish Sign? However, it seems that ETH is making a comeback this week; the token recorded massive gains to stoke excitement in the crypto sphere yet…

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Basic Attention Token (BAT) Gains 6% After Launch of New Brave Wallet

The enormous rally that was enjoyed by Bitcoin and the wider crypto market during the first half of the year resulted in the emergence of some tokens that people may not have heard of before. One of those tokens is the Basic Attention Token (BAT), which is meant for the Brave browser project. BAT has not made any significant gains this year and remains a small-cap cryptocurrency, but it is in the news today because it is one of the few tokens that has experienced a rise. The project related…

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Blockchain 

Ripple (XRP) Gains Regulatory Clarity in the UK

While cryptocurrencies may have initially started with a revolutionary idea about decentralized financial systems, most cryptos are now looking for ways to enter the mainstream. However, for that to happen, there needs to be regulatory clarity, and once it is achieved, then regulated cryptocurrencies can manage to attract investments from institutional investors. Over the past months, the regulatory bodies in the United States have expressed skepticism towards cryptocurrencies at large and even the President urged Facebook to apply for a bank license if it wanted to launch its cryptocurrency Libra.…

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Blockchain 

Tezos (XTZ) Gains 200% YTD As Buyers Get Excited

Tezos (XTZ) is making solid gains this year amid continuous buying activities on multiple developments. Key Developments For as long as the crypto sphere has existed, Bitcoin has been synonymous with it, and this is only natural, considering the fact that it is the cryptocurrency with the highest market cap. Moreover, Bitcoin’s rise has been nothing but spectacular, and any fluctuation in the price of the token can result in similar effects on all other tokens. In other words, Bitcoin remains the most powerful cryptocurrency in the world, and it…

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Blockchain 

Litecoin (LTC) Gains Momentum Post Halving, Jumps 7%

Litecoin (LTC) has been one of the more popular altcoins in the crypto space for some years now, and during that time, it managed to become one of the biggest cryptocurrencies by market cap. LTC Jumps 6% This year, the developers of the blockchain made a momentous decision after it announced that the rewards for Litecoin miners were going to be halved. This created a lot of speculation as to the effect it would have on the token’s price. The event that was being called “the halvening” created a lot…

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Ripple (XRP) Gains After Bank of America Includes Ripple Ledger

Ripple (XRP) has turned bullish as the number of banks leveraging its decentralized network for cross border payments continues to rise. Reports that Bank of America has filed a patent for a settlement system citing Ripple ledger is one of the catalysts fuelling XRP price action right now. Ripple Price Catalysts The patent describes a system that utilizes a distributed ledger technology to facilitate interbank communication. With the proposed system, BAC seeks to enable real-time settlements through a decentralized ledger. The filing of the patent is of great importance as…

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Litecoin (LTC) Eyes Fresh Gains Above $100

Litecoin (LTC) is leading a recovery even as the broader cryptocurrency sector turned bearish in recent trading sessions. A spike past the $100 mark has come on huge trading volume, affirming renewed trader interest in the coin. Litecoin Fresh Gains Bulls have regained control, in recent trading sessions, after bears threatened to push the altcoin below the $70 mark. A spike past the $100 mark also comes 17 days away from the much-awaited halving event. The halving is poised to result in a reduction in the amount of LTC that miners get rewarded,…

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Blockchain 

Ethereum (ETH) Eyes Further Gains as Liquidity Increases

Ethereum (ETH) resurgence continues to gather pace after a rollercoaster 2018. The second largest cryptocurrency by trading volume has crossed the $300 barrier, after moving up by more than 300% since the start of the year. Ethereum Resurgence In recent trading sessions, ETH has traded in unison with Bitcoin (BTC), which is also flying high after imploding in 2018. The broader cryptocurrency market turning bullish in 2019 comes as renewed investor interest grows with mainstream adoption. For ETH, 2019 has turned out to be an inflection year after bottoming out…

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Cryptocurrency 

Cryptocurrency Bull Run | An Improving Economy Encourages Gains

A cryptocurrency bull run has taken hold of the entire crypto market. Digital coins have been rallying back (and then some) in recent days. The gains continue today as, according to CoinMarketCap, all the top 20 coins stay in the green. Cryptocurrency Bull Run At the time of writing, Bitcoin—the largest coin by market cap—is valued at $3,982, up 1.8% on the day. Today’s gains continue a bull run that has seen Bitcoin pack on roughly 9% in the last seven days. Now, BTC looks set to test the new price…

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