The Litecoin (LTC) halving is 3 days away. In many ways this can be seen as a test of what might with BTC halving.
CryptoCurrency News from around the World and beyond. This section focuses on what is happening with cryptocurrency now. So that is things like countries embracing or rejecting cryptos, price milestones for Bitcoin and Alts, new ICOs, upcoming forks, etc.
BTC has been consolidating on top of the 0.382 fib after pulling back in from the 0.618 in 2019 measuring from the top of the 2017 bubble to the bottom in 2018.
Tezos (XTZ) is launching on Coinbase Pro on Monday August 5 for BTC and USD pairs. Order books will start off as transfer only for at least 12 hours.
Facebook is appearing before the Senate Banking Committee to discuss Libra with congress on July 16 and 17.
Mnuchin Holds Briefing on Regulating Cryptocurrency (and Confirms Bitcoin as an Investment in Regulated US Exchanges)
After Libra’s announcement, and the President and FED chairman speaking out on Libra and Bitcoin, Treasury Secretary Mnuchin held a briefing to provide clarity on crypto.
Drops of about 38% were common in the Bitcoin bun run of 2015 – 2017. In other words, Bitcoin commonly retraced to the .382 fib level. Could the same happen in 2019?
Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell discussed Libra and BTC before a Congressional committee in a semi-annual testimony on monetary policy.
A Ponzi used the Tron brand name in China to scam investors out of $30 million. Angry investors stormed a Tron partner’s office and the police showed up to keep the peace.
Binance announced “Binance Will Dogecoin (DOGE)”… lol, how appropriate. Anyway, Binance is finally listing DOGE.
The Financial Conduct Authority (FCA), a financial services regulator in the U.K., is proposing a band on crypto derivatives for retail. That means ETFs, Bitmex, CFDs, futures, and more would be off the table.