Browsing the "Bitcoin Prices" Tag

Bitcoin Price Spikes to Nearly $9K on Little-Known Crypto Exchange

| Christine Kim

Crypto exchange WEX, formerly known as BTC-e, saw its BTC/USD market spike to nearly $9,000 on Wednesday.

Futures Launch Weighed on Bitcoin’s Price, Say Fed Researchers

| Wolfie Zhao

Researchers from the U.S. Federal Reserve Bank believe that the launch of bitcoin futures played a role in bitcoin's recent price slump.

Goldman Sachs to Begin Bitcoin Futures Trading

| Wolfie Zhao

Goldman Sachs is launching a new operation that will use the firm's own money to trade bitcoin-related contracts on behalf of its clients.

MarketWatch Is Tracking Eight More Cryptocurrencies

| Wolfie Zhao

MarketWatch is now tracking nine cryptocurrencies in total on its website, with the eight additions announced today.

Ex-IMF Economist: Bitcoin Could Drop to $100 in the Next Decade

| Leigh Cuen

Economist Kenneth Rogoff said Tuesday that he expects bitcoin's price will decrease by 2028.

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Massachusetts Securities Regulator: Bitcoin Fails ‘The Smell Test’

| Brady Dale

The top securities regulator in Massachusetts raised concerns on the bitcoin bubble and called the bitcoin market "entirely speculation."

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Bitcoin Price Drops Below $15k, Down 25% from All-Time High

| Wolfie Zhao

The price of bitcoin is down more than 25 percent from its recent all-time highs, spurred by futures listings from major derivatives exchanges.

Bitcoin Price Rally Has Been ‘Amazing’ Says Nuveen’s Bob Doll

| Brady Dale

Bitcoin "feels speculative," according to the chief equity strategist for Nuveen Asset Management. 

Bitcoin Prices Break Past $800

| Charles Bovaird

Bitcoin prices have broken past $800 for the first time since February 2014, setting a fresh 34-month high.


From Brexit to Bitfinex: What Shaped Bitcoin’s Price in 2016

| Charles Bovaird

Bitcoin prices surged more than 80% in 2016, pushed higher by developments such as the Brexit, the halving and the Bitfinex hack.