Bakkt officially announced they are cleared to launch and plan to launch physically-delivered daily and monthly bitcoin futures contracts on Sept 23 2019.
Bitcoin is the most commonly known cryptocurrency. It’s a decentralized digital currency that is secure and private and can be used in transactions worldwide. It carries with it a number of pros and cons and is currently rather volatile.
In this section we discuss everything Bitcoin including how it works, what it’s worth, how you can “mine Bitcoin”, and more.
Bitcoin has been moving upward with hedges like gold since the stock market and Yuan started dumping on news of the US / China tariffs.
The Litecoin (LTC) halving is 3 days away. In many ways this can be seen as a test of what might with BTC halving.
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.
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.
TD Ameritrade-backed Bakkt competitor ErisX just got a necessary approval from the U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) for its Bitcoin futures product.
Here is a chart of Bitcoin since it started trading (so BTC 2010 – 2019). This can help you visualize how the recent run looks in comparison to the history of Bitcoin.
Sqaure’s Cash App will now let you both withdraw and deposit Bitcoin. In other words, Cash App is now an “off ramp” and “on ramp” for fiat.