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Bitcoin Snaps Five-Day Winning Streak as Volatility Accelerates

Bitcoin holders may have gotten a brief reprieve earlier this month after a rough January, but it didn’t last long. The top digital coin fell as much as 12 percent Wednesday, whipsawing investors who were just starting to take a deep breath after last month’s market rout. Other tokens have also suffered declines in the […]

Moody’s: Bitcoin Volatility (Likely) Won’t Hurt CME’s Risk Rating

Credit rating service Moody’s said Wednesday that it doesn’t believe the launch of bitcoin futures will hurt the creditworthiness of either CME or Cboe. Moody’s published the report earlier today, a move that comes nearly two months after the exchanges first moved to list the derivative products. The 11-page release argues that the combination of risk […]

Tether: A Cryptocurrency Without Volatility?

Aman Ladia · February 11, 2018 · 10:00 pm Bitcoin, Ethereum, Litecoin and all the other cryptocurrencies are great for online payments simply because of their sophisticated use of the Blockchain to facilitate easy transactions. Their transparency is currently unmatched by any fiat equivalent. But can we really bank on them for day to day […]

Bitcoin’s Volatility Is a Feature, Not a Bug

Op-Ed Another suicide has made its way to media scrutiny, and crypto markets plummeting was promptly highlighted as the ultimate cause. It’s time to consider our mental health as investors in light of bitcoin’s infamous feature – volatility. Also read: Landmark Senate Crypto Hearing Seen as Mostly Positive by Bitcoiners  Bitcoin’s ”Death” […]

Ripple news: Cryptocurrency volatility ‘is a good thing’ for market | City & Business | Finance

Ripple, whose XRP operates alongside the likes of bitcoin and ethereum in the popular cryptocurrency marketplace, have witnessed the same market shifts alongside the other cryptocurrencies. Cryptocurrency volatility has been seen as a negative by many commentators, who have branded the market space a “bubble”. Renowned economist Nouriel Roubini branded bitcoin the “biggest bubble in […]

IOTA founder Dominik Schiener on crypto volatility, project progress

Dominik Schiener, cofounder of IOTA. IOTA Foundation Dominik Schiener is the cofounder of IOTA, a cryptocurrency that’s worth $5 billion and is designed for the internet of things. Schiener heads up the IOTA Foundation, which is trying to build out the IOTA network and ecosystem. Cryptocurrency markets have been swinging wildly in recent weeks, creating […]

Bitcoin price WARNING: Cryptocurrency volatility ‘isn’t going away’ | City & Business | Finance

Bitcoin reached the dizzy heights of $20,000 around Christmas but has since plummeted to below $11,000 amid chaotic market conditions fuelled by reports of global regulations. Dr Garrick Hileman, however, has warned of continuing market vocality as cryptocurrency bosses strive to bring added stability to virtual currencies. He told Express.co.uk: “The volatility is a concern […]

Bitcoin (BTC) price volatility is unlike anything else, in one chart — Quartz

Bitcoin’s price has risen by more than 600% this year, routinely setting new all-time highs along the way. But timing is everything: bitcoin has also dropped by double-digit percentages at times this year, in what some economists would consider a financial crisis if it happened to the value of a sovereign currency. Indeed, if you […]

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