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A piece of excerpt allegedly taken from a JPMorgan & Chase’s report is warning its clients about a potential “liquidity shock” in the Bitcoin market. The extract praises the cryptocurrency industry for improving its on-screen liquidity better than traditional asset classes on a relative basis. Nevertheless, it simultaneously warns about how most such liquidity provisions…
The unthinkable just happened: Bitcoin derivatives trading platform BitMEX is being targeted by the CFTC for a variety of charges, and the company’s CTO has already been arrested related to the case. Now, the worst possible scenario could be on the horizon: The United States regulator could target Tether and parent company Bitfinex next. Here’s…
This week, over $5 billion in Tether (USDT) was minted and added to the stablecoin’s circulating supply and market cap. A correlation with newly minted USDT and Bitcoin pumping has sent the crypto community into a tailspin. Today, an automated Twitter account that alerts investors as to when new Tether is minted claimed another $1…
Tether (USDT) has seen massive inflows of capital throughout 2020, with much of this coming about not as a result of turbulence within the crypto market, but rather due to that seen in the traditional markets.Investors in countries where access to “safe haven” fiat currencies like the US Dollar is limited have widely begun purchasing…
The growth of stablecoins in 2020 has been unlike anything seen before. Each week, more and more of the fiat-backed crypto assets are printed, nearly as fast and as often as the Federal Reserve is printing new cash.After the latest boost, the total stablecoin market cap has achieved a milestone of $10 billion. But what’s…
While all eyes are on Bitcoin, as the cryptocurrency community watches and waits for the asset’s next uptrend to begin, another crypto asset has gone parabolic – but not in price.The market cap and total supply of Tether have been skyrocketing more so than Bitcoin price has. Also easily besting Bitcoin, is the amount of…
Things just keep getting worse for the crypto asset known as XRP. After an extremely poor performance over the last two years, the latest crash across crypto has caused the stablecoin Tether market cap to “flipped” the previously third-ranked cryptocurrency, Ripple.Tether Unseats XRP As The Third-Ranked Cryptocurrency, Flippening Is OfficialXRP has earned itself a negative…
Crypto stablecoins continue to grow since Bitcoin‘s recent bottom, with the companies and consortiums behind each asset printing more supply almost as fast as the Fed prints more US dollars in an effort to save the economy.But what exactly does this mean for the overall cryptocurrency market, stablecoins, and Bitcoin?The Fed Fiat Printing Press is…
Even after the recent correction, the broad crypto market remains far above it did at the absolute lows of March. Data from CoinMarketCap, in fact, suggests that the aggregate of all cryptocurrencies is up to $196 billion as of the time of this article’s writing, 50% higher than the $129 billion low.This has been largely…
Tether’s USDT money printer is up and running again, and it could be a sign of what’s to come next for Bitcoin and the aggregated cryptocurrency market.It now appears that Tether has issued a whopping $161 million worth of USDT over the past 24-hours, putting the total number of new USDT issued over the past…