Market

Could a Bitcoin futures EFT electrify US investors?

Are crypto exchange-traded funds (ETFs) finally coming to the United States of America? Dozens of cryptocurrency-based ETFs or ETF-like products are currently selling on regulated exchanges in Europe, while Canada and Brazil have already introduced their own versions this year. Over the past eight years, however, not a single investment firm has won the U.S. […]Read More

Market

How to prepare for the end of the bull run,

Bobby Lee “blames” his brother Charlie — the founder of Litecoin — for causing the 2017/2018 Bitcoin price crash. He’s joking of course. Sort of. Charlie famously sold the last tranche of his Litecoin holdings in December 2017 for $350 each. Bobby remembers seeing the news hit Twitter. “I was like, gosh, that probably marks […]Read More

Blockchain

Chainlink Price feeds are now live on Optimistic Ethereum for

Decentralized oracle network Chainlink is running live on Optimistic Ethereum, as per a release shared with CryptoSlate. Most smart contract applications and protocols rely on external oracles in some capacity, particularly for price feeds in DeFi to perform on-chain actions like checking loan collateralization or settling binary options at expiry. What happens now? As part […]Read More

Blockchain

Col-5 is coming to Terra (LUNA) and the community is

The growing awareness for Terra’s native token LUNA has been largely driven by broadcasts surrounding the network’s pivotal upgrade, Columbus-5 initially planned for September 9. The Terra team has recently announced that the Columbus-5 mainnet deployment will be delayed for roughly three weeks while reassuring the impatient community there is “no reason to fret.” Why […]Read More

Market

China mining shock may not be over yet, experts suggest

Earlier this year, the Chinese government took the momentous step to ban any crypto mining operations based within its borders, causing a massive exodus of hashing power — 168 exa hashes per second (EH/s) to nearly 86 EH/s as of June 23, representing a drop of nearly 40% — from China to surrounding countries.  As […]Read More

Market

The great crypto flippening: Can Ethereum overtake Bitcoin?

“Ethereum’s ascent to the top of the cryptoverse seems unstoppable,” declared Nigel Green in mid-August, and it’s not hard to see why the deVere CEO thinks this. DeFi is on a tear, NFTs are mushrooming, Ethereum (ETH) remains more scalable than Bitcoin (BTC) and it also offers more uses including smart contracts. Moreover, Ethereum will […]Read More

Blockchain

Moonriver receives over 200,000 KSM ahead of Kusama launch

Demonstrating the strength of a community-led approach, the Moonriver Smart Contract Platform has successfully secured a Kusama parachain slot auction. Crowdloan via Kusama The Moonbeam team proudly shared an official announcement via Twitter, stating that they are building the multi-chain future together. 1/ TODAY IS THE DAY! 🎉 Moonriver is now LIVE on the @KusamaNetwork! […]Read More