South Carolina treasurer goes on Bitcoin ’fact-finding trip’ to El Salvador

South Carolina treasurer goes on Bitcoin ’fact-finding trip’ to El Salvador

Curtis Loftis, the treasurer for the U.S. state of South Carolina, spent five days in El Salvador as part of an “exploratory trip” focusing on cryptocurrencies. According to an Oct. 5 announcement,... Read more »
Will bulls take charge now that Bitcoin price trades above a long term trendline resistance?

Will bulls take charge now that Bitcoin price trades above a long term trendline resistance?

On Oct. 4 and 5, Bitcoin (BTC) took another step through the $20,000 mark, bringing the price above a long-term descending trendline that stretches all the way back to April 22 or... Read more »
Nasdaq needs clear regulations to launch crypto exchange, says VP

Nasdaq needs clear regulations to launch crypto exchange, says VP

Nasdaq, the American stock exchange, has no immediate plans of launching a crypto exchange until there’s better regulatory clarity from policymakers, said Tal Cohen, the company’s executive vice president. In an interview... Read more »
Bitcoin miner profitability under threat as hash rate hits new all-time high

Bitcoin miner profitability under threat as hash rate hits new all-time high

The Bitcoin hash rate hit a new all-time high above 245 exahashes per second on Oct. 3, but at the same time, Bitcoin (BTC) miner profitability is near the lowest levels on... Read more »
If Credit Suisse collapses, will it bring more volatility to the crypto market? Watch The Market Report

If Credit Suisse collapses, will it bring more volatility to the crypto market? Watch The Market Report

On this week’s The Market Report show, Cointelegraph’s resident experts discuss if the potential collapse of the Credit Suisse bank could bring more volatility in the crypto market. To kick things off,... Read more »
CoinShares’ Butterfill suggests ’continued hesitancy’ among investors

CoinShares’ Butterfill suggests ’continued hesitancy’ among investors

Minor inflows for digital asset investment products over the last few weeks suggest a “continued hesitancy” toward crypto among institutional investors amid a slowdown in the United States economy.  In the latest... Read more »
A crumbling stock market could create profitable opportunities for Bitcoin traders

A crumbling stock market could create profitable opportunities for Bitcoin traders

Some of the biggest companies in the world are expected to report their 2Q earnings in October, including electric automaker Tesla on Oct. 18, tech giants Meta and Microsoft on Oct. 24,... Read more »
Bitcoin Lightning Network capacity strikes 5,000 BTC

Bitcoin Lightning Network capacity strikes 5,000 BTC

Bear markets are for building out capacity on the layer-2 Lightning Network. Despite macroeconomic headwinds and sluggish price action the Lightning Network, the layer-2 payments solution on Bitcoin (BTC) continues to flourish.... Read more »
Net Bitcoin ATMs growth drops globally for the first time ever

Net Bitcoin ATMs growth drops globally for the first time ever

The domino effect of a prolonged bear market seeped into the Bitcoin (BTC) ATM ecosystem as September 2022 recorded negative growth in global net installations for the first time in history —... Read more »
Bitcoin price starts ‘Uptober’ down 0.7% amid hope for final $20K push

Bitcoin price starts ‘Uptober’ down 0.7% amid hope for final $20K push

Bitcoin (BTC) failed to hold $20,000 into the September monthly close as one trader eyed a final comeback before fresh downside. BTC/USD 1-hour candle chart (Bitstamp). Source: TradingView Trader’s $20,500 upside target... Read more »