Binance: JP Morgan's Crypto Unlikely To Pose Immediate Threat To SWIFT Or XRP

Mere weeks ago, JP Morgan Chase, one of the world’s largest financial institutions, shocked the crypto space. For those who missed the memo, the Wall Street mainstay unveiled plans to launch its own digital asset, based on the Ethereum-esque Quorum private ledger. Due to its premise, JPM Coin, as the cryptocurrency has been dubbed, was…

Read more »

Truth or FUD? A Finnish Crypto Exchange Tear-Down Ripple and XRP

Good news is more and more exchanges are offering support for XRP. And it is not hard to see why the highly liquid coin is irresistible and popular among cryptocurrency investors. Thanks to the demand of the Finnish community, Coinmotion did bow to pressure and after “several requests from our customers we have added XRP…

Read more »

XRP’s tweet volume has a stronger correlation to its trading volume than Bitcoin [BTC] or Ethereum [ETH]

XRP community is one of the most active and passionate crypto-community in the space and according to data from “The Tie”, XRP’s Tweet volume is directly correlated to the Trade volume of XRP. In addition, XRP has the strongest correlation when compared to the dominant cryptocurrency, Bitcoin or Ethereum. The Tie tweeted: “Interesting look at…

Read more »

Cryptocurrency Market Update: Real Recovery or Dead Cat Bounce?

FOMO Moments The recovery on crypto markets has continued for a second day but has slowed down somewhat. Percentage gains today are less than what they were yesterday but market capitalization is approaching $140 billion once again. Many are calling a ‘dead cat bounce’ on Bitcoin indicating that it will meet resistance at $4,200 and…

Read more »

To Hodl or to Sell, the Question Every Investor Is Grappling With in This Bear Market

To follow your gut and hodl through the storm, or to yield to the market and sell before a possible continued bear market? This is the question many crypto investors have been grappling with in the wake of a $25 billion wipeout in the market. Bitcoin lost close to $1,000 in a few tumultuous hours…

Read more »

Ripple, XRP, and the SWIFT partnership: Will it fit together as a possibility, or is it “idle speculation”?

Opinion: Recently, a lot of speculation has ensued regarding the existence of a partnership between Ripple and existing incumbent SWIFT, thus leading to a lot of hype among the XRP community. This is mainly due to the news of Ripple’s involvement in the upcoming Sibos conference in Sydney focused on solving for cross-border payments. The…

Read more »

Bitcoin (BTC) Price Watch: Will Resistance Hold or Fold?

Bitcoin Price Key Highlights Bitcoin price has been on a steady climb recently and is closing in on a nearby resistance level. Price is still trading inside a falling wedge pattern on its daily chart and is about to test resistance around $7,500. Technical indicators suggest further bearish pressure, but there are some signs of…

Read more »

Bitcoin (BTC) Price Watch: Make or Break at $7,000

Bitcoin Price Key Highlights Bitcoin price is once again attempting to break past the key $7,000 barrier on its climb. If it does, bullish pressure could kick in and complete the formation of a long-term double bottom reversal pattern. The pattern’s neckline would be at the $8,400 mark and a break higher could spur a…

Read more »

Who Is Going to Win? Banks or New Blockchain Based Fintech

Banks are the pillars of the financial system. Yet it has also been said that banks are archaic institutions and no longer wield any loyalty or respect from their clients. Few will agree that current banking system is modern or can live up to the title of an honest institution as the frequent scandals with…

Read more »

The Shadow Web: Truth or Fiction?

There are a lot of misconceptions regarding illegal activity on the internet. Although there is a lot of dark web activity, there are also rumors about an even bigger cesspool of crimes that shouldn’t see the light of day. Often referred to as the Shadow Web, there are still conflicting opinions as to whether or…

Read more »

Stellar Foundation Co-founder’s Consensus 2018 panel talk a success or failure?

Stellar, which has been in the news for many reasons in the recent times, including its price drop in the recent bearish market, announces something which it describes is really cool. They announced that the Co-Founder of Stellar Development Foundation, Jed McCaleb is part of the Consensus 2018 panel. In a market that witnessed Stellar…

Read more »

Warren Buffett tackles the internet's burning question: Battle 1 horse-sized duck or 100 duck-sized horses?

Warren Buffett faced an infamous internet question on Monday: Battle one horse-sized duck or 100 duck-sized horses? “I will go out and buy a bunch of” ducks and horses to “have a real-life illustration,” Buffett tells CNBC. Warren Buffett faced an infamous internet question on Monday: Would you rather battle one horse-sized duck or 100…

Read more »

Does This Indicate Market Correction, Or Something More Serious?

Going into Monday evening (16th of April) we have seen the mid-April market surge tail off, with huge gains taken over the weekend slowed back down, pushing the markets into a (mostly) market-wide descent. Let’s take a look at where we stand right now. *data from coinmarketcap.com This is what we saw at the time…

Read more »