All That Glitters is Gold and Bitcoin – Are Central Banks Buying Both?

Gold is at a six-year high ($1,431), bitcoin at a 15-month high ($11,385). The backdrop to the rise of both is the rising geopolitical tensions and the cheap money policies of central banks that mean you actually pay to lend money to governments these days. Bitcoin: a...

Bitcoin Takes a Breather at $10,600 after Wild Weekend

Few people would have expected it after a slippery slide down in the first weeks of June, but the weekend has seen some of the biggest surges in Bitcoin price valuations in over a year. Even after yesterday’s eye-watering gains of 12% to USD 10,898, it continued to...

BITCOIN SET FOR $100K, LAST OPPORTUNITY TO BUY BELOW $10K

For the first time in over fifteen months, bitcoin is at five figures. A few hours ago BTC broke past the $10k price barrier and continued surging all the way up towards $11k in one epic pump. Analysts looking at the bigger picture are eyeing $100k if previous market...

World’s Largest Palladium Miner Launches Blockchain Platform

While cryptocurrency enthusiasts are waiting for mass adoption, blockchain-based solutions are quietly penetrating the industrial and manufacturing sectors. Norilsk Nickel (Nornickel), the world’s largest palladium producer, has joined the ranks of global corporations...

Bitcoin’s Price Hits 400-Day High as Trump Says Iran Made ‘Very Big Mistake’ Downing U.S. Drone

The price of bitcoin, the flagship cryptocurrency, has recently hit a new 400-day high as tensions between the United States and Iran flared, as investors are likely hedging against the possibility of an international armed conflict. According to data from...

Australia’s Central Bank: It’s ‘Difficult’ to Imagine Mass Adoption of Bitcoin

By CCN Markets: After ten years, the Reserve Bank of Australia has decided that Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies don’t pose a threat to Aussie dollars or other forms of fiat payment. The RBA concludes, after reviewing everything it knows about cryptocurrency, that...

Bitcoin Is Now The 8th Largest Currency In The World

According to a chart released by Crypto Voices, Bitcoin (BTC) is now the 8th largest currency in the world in terms of monetary valuation. This shows that the digital currency continues to expand and increase in value. However, it remains far from gold, the Japanese...

Bitcoin and gold’s price will rise following the impending global financial crisis, says Max Keiser

Max Keiser spoke about macroeconomics and global politics, warning about the impending economic recession and its effects on Gold and Bitcoin, in a recent edition of the Kaiser report. Max Keiser said that Deutsche Bank would be the most likely of the major banks to...

‘The Bitcoin Standard’ Author Vehemently Denies Climate Change During Heated Twitter Debate

Crypto Twitter is awash with a brand-new discussion, as far as industry topics go. Is climate change real? Most are saying yes and bringing the facts and figures to prove it. Who they’re up against is bitcoin economist and author of The Bitcoin Standard, Saifedean...

Lucky Day: Discovered $50,000 In a Bitcoin Donations Wallet From 2012, Now Looking To Donate It

Like gold bullion that drowned in the sea, Bitcoin wallets too can disappear into the depths of the digital sea. Of the 21 million total Bitcoins, nearly 18 million have already been mined. However, not all of them are accessible, and according to certain estimations,...