Markets

Binance Hikes Leverage to 125x for Launch of Bitcoin-Tether Futures

| William Foxley

Binance’s futures exchange is raising leverage to 125x with the launch of BTC/USDT contracts today.

eToro Launches Crypto Portfolio Weighted by Twitter Mentions

| Danny Nelson

With an AI system trawling 850,000,000 tweets a day, the eToro product calibrates an optimal coin portfolio based on Crypto Twitter sentiment.

CoinShares, Blockchain Launch Gold Token Network on a Bitcoin Sidechain

| William Foxley

Two years in the making and already backed by some $20 million in digitized gold, CoinShares announced the DGLD token Tuesday.

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CME Says Bitcoin Futures Gaining Interest From Big Investors

| Brad Keoun

The CME touts the success of its bitcoin futures contract, as the battle for institutional investors heats up thanks to competition from Bakkt.

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Coinbase Eyes European Growth After Winning Irish E-Money License

| William Foxley

Cryptocurrency exchange Coinbase has been granted an Irish e-money license that will bring it greater access to EU and EEA markets.

Mastering Emotions and Managing Risk in Cryptocurrency Trading

| Sebastian Sinclair

When it comes to trading, there are several steps you can take in order to reduce your exposure to the market extremes of price volatility.

Is Bitcoin a Safe Haven Like Gold? These Four Charts Say Not Yet

| Galen Moore

Market movements show us that bitcoin is not generally accepted as a safe-haven investment.

Bitcoin Fails at Key Price Hurdle, Risks Return to $8,000

| Omkar Godbole

Bitcoin's quick pullback from a 2.5-week high of $8,830 this morning has invalidated a bullish breakout on the 4-hour chart.

Bitfinex Doesn’t Have to Compile Documents During Appeal, Judge Says

| Nikhilesh De

A New York judge has rejected the state attorney general's request to have Bitfinex and Tether compile documents during an ongoing appeal.

OKEx Korea Reviewing Decision to Delist Privacy Coins Zcash and Dash

| William Foxley

OKEX Korea is reconsidering a decision to delist the privacy coins zcash and dash it announced in September.