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Altcoins 24/10/20 04:00 by Cole Petersen
These Factors Show DeFi is Bullish Despite 50%+ Drop Seen by Many Crypto Tokens
The DeFi sector has been struck hard by the recent downturn seen across the aggregated crypto market, but it has not been able to match the momentum seen by Bitcoin and Ethereum as a result of their r...
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Altcoins 21/10/20 19:01 by Ponvang Bulus
Centralized Exchanges Recorded Over 40% Increase In Trading Volume For Tether and USDC In Q3
Top stablecoins, Tether (USDT), and USD Coin (USDC) have recorded significant increases in trading volume on centralized exchanges, a Q3 report by the Crypto Rank Platform revealed. Data from the rep...
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Crypto 22/09/20 23:57 by Erie Maxwell
European Central Bank Says “Stablecoin” Term Is Misleading
As the European Central Bank prepares plans for a digital Euro, they have also issued a warning about the nature of so-called stablecoins. The ECB released a report that laid out the possibilities...
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Altcoins 15/09/20 22:00 by Tony Spilotro
No, Another $1 Billion In Tether (USDT) Wasn’t Added To The Crypto Market Cap
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 cryp...
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Bitcoin 04/09/20 16:22 by Nick James
Bank Of England Governor Praises Stablecoins And CBDCs, Throws Jab At Bitcoin
The popularity of Stablecoins and the talk of Central Bank Digital Currencies continue to increase as more mainstream players take notice. Now, these two types of digital assets seem to have won the ...
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Altcoins 01/09/20 22:22 by Brenda Ngari
Tether (USDT) Overtakes XRP Yet Again, Exceeds $13.4 Billion Market Valuation
Over the past 24 hours, Tether stablecoin has overtaken Ripple’s XRP once again to become the world’s third-biggest cryptocurrency just behind ethereum (ETH) and bitcoin (BTC). Tether now boasts ...
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Crypto 31/08/20 22:34 by Nick James
Self-Proclaimed Satoshi Craig Wright Calls DeFi And Stablecoins “Complete Scams”
Self-proclaimed Satoshi, Craig Wright, is back in the headlines, and this time, he’s taking a jab at the increasingly popular DeFi schemes and Stablecoins that have taken the crypto market by storm...
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Crypto 21/08/20 22:20 by Vincent Mislos
Crypto Markets Report – Stablecoin Usage Is Skyrocketing In East Asia
According to a new report by analytics firm Chainalysis, East Asia is increasingly seeing more crypto trading activity, East Asia represents the largest crypto market with 31% of all cryptocurrency t...
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Altcoins 19/08/20 18:14 by Nick James
XRP Complements Stablecoins and CBDCs, Top Ripple Exec Asserts
The advent of Stablecoins and Central Bank Digital Currencies (CBDCs) has pretty much put Ripple’s XRP in a compromising position, especially given that they do almost exactly what XRP does when ut...
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Altcoins 17/08/20 11:15 by Livine Sanchez
Insights On Investing In Gold-Backed Tokens
Gold-backed cryptocurrency tokens have long been hailed as the ultimate crossover between the traditional financial markets and the rapidly developing world of cryptocurrencies.  As their nam...
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Bitcoin 08/08/20 20:20 by Nick James
Erik Voorhees: Bitcoin And Stablecoins Will Eventually Take The Place Of Gold And Bank Notes
There have been talks of how Bitcoin could soon take over the financial world in a grand measure, and this idea seems to be winning over more people as time goes. So far, Bitcoin has been proven to b...
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Crypto 23/07/20 15:44 by Bernice Nyambura
eToro: Stablecoin Adoption Upsurge Driven by Remittances and Fiat Inflation
While media coverage focuses on Bitcoin, stablecoins are halving a field day in Q2 as the primary go-to option for remittances and hedging against fiat money inflation. A new report by the crypto ...
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Altcoins 21/07/20 12:00 by Ponvang Bulus
Messari: Tether (USDT) Likely to Surpass Bitcoin as the Dominant Cryptocurrency
Although stablecoins are a relatively new invention in the cryptocurrency space, they have become quite popular among those who use cryptocurrencies for payments. The most preferred of them all is Te...
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Altcoins 10/07/20 01:00 by Tony Spilotro
Why Was $5.5M In Tether Frozen This Year And What Does It Mean For Crypto?
Tether is about as controversial as it gets when it comes to the crypto space. But the negative stigma over the last year has begun to shed. But there are a few facts about the stablecoin that many cr...
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Bitcoin 08/07/20 13:36 by Ponvang Bulus
Stablecoin Supply Ratio Hits New Lows, Showing Increased Buying Power For Bitcoin
Stablecoins have been doing pretty well since last year and in 2020. As of May, the total market cap of stablecoins surpassed $10 billion and has been growing since. They have also gotten a stronger ...
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Bitcoin 01/07/20 17:00 by Tony Spilotro
Billions of Dollars May Be Waiting to Enter Bitcoin, Stunning USDT Data Shows
Tether has long been used as a flight to stability when Bitcoin crashes. The influx of capital reentering the cryptocurrency market also helps to drive up valuations during bull runs. With over $9 mil...
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Crypto 15/06/20 22:00 by Tony Spilotro
What’s Driving The Demand Behind Stablecoin’s $10B Crypto Market Cap Milestone?
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 pri...
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Crypto 14/06/20 22:31 by Jeff Fawkes
Stablecoins, DEX Volume Soars After March’s Sell-Off
Amid the markets bloodbath on March 12-13, the S&P500 index lost 12%, causing a global panic. Bitcoin dropped 50% in minutes, and many people considered stablecoins as a new type of safe haven. T...
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Altcoins 29/05/20 20:00 by Priyeshu Garg
ERC-20 Tokens Now Make up Almost 50% of the Total Value Stored on Ethereum
Ethereum is getting closer to being flipped on its own blockchain, as other ERC-20 tokens now make up almost half of the total value stored on the network. However, the latest research from Messari Cr...
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Bitcoin 21/05/20 12:34 by Edwin Kinoti
Will Stablecoins Oust Bitcoin to Become the New Blockchain?
Research analyst at Messari, Ryan Watkins recently asserted that stablecoins would become the new Blockchain. Stablecoins have garnered attention in recent times, as they are designed to minimize the...
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Altcoins 12/05/20 19:00 by Tony Spilotro
Tether Printed on Tron Nearly Leapfrogs Crypto’s Market Cap For Second Time
With the crypto market still trading within the clutches of bears that have kept prices down over the last several years, there’s been a massive surge in the market cap of stablecoins like Tethe...
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Altcoins 23/04/20 14:04 by Brenda Ngari
Tether Issuance Isn’t Fuelling The Bitcoin Price Rise, A New Study Reveals
A new academic study conducted by the Centre for Economic Policy Research (CEPR) is trying to demystify one of the most deep-rooted myths in the crypto ecosystem. The researchers, Richard K Lyons ...
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Altcoins 22/04/20 16:00 by Yashu Gola
Tether Surpasses XRP to Become the Third-Largest Cryptocurrency
The market capitalization of Tether (USDT) surpassed that of XRP this week. The dollar-pegged stablecoin is now the third-largest cryptocurrency.  Macro factors led the demand for USDT higher, includ...
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Crypto 22/04/20 13:38 by Jeff Fawkes
Coinbase: Global Market Uncertainty Drives Demand for Stablecoins
Coinbase claims that global market uncertainty creates the demand for stablecoins. The on-chain transfer activity and the market cap of stablecoins keep growing. The blog post defines two most import...
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Altcoins 21/04/20 15:42 by Samuel Wan
2 Reasons Why Ethereum DeFi Hacker Returned $25 Million in Hacked Funds
The weekend saw an exploit of the dForce DeFi protocol which netted hackers $25 million worth of crypto. This consisted mostly of Ethereum and stablecoins, with Bitcoin bringing up the tail end of ass...
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Altcoins 17/04/20 20:51 by John Kiguru
Here’s How Proposed Stablecoin Regulations Could Play In Favor Of Bitcoin and XRP
This week, Central banks got recommendations to heavily regulate, if not ban, stablecoins. The recommendations were outlined by the Financial Stability Board (FSB). This organization makes recommend...
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Crypto 17/04/20 08:18 by Jeff Fawkes
Facebook’s Libra Will Now Scale to Develop Several Stablecoins
Libra will create several stablecoins until the end of 2020. This time – with government approval. The stablecoin will be backed by several government currencies. Also, there will be local curr...
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Crypto 15/04/20 18:00 by Tony Spilotro
Crypto Stablecoins Are Printing Almost As Fast As The Fed
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 a...
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Crypto 14/04/20 12:20 by Edwin Kinoti
Stablecoins Emerging as one of 2020’s Biggest Crypto Moonshots
Stablecoins are increasingly becoming key components in the world of cryptocurrencies. The asset-backed virtual currencies are not only growing in number but also on valuation. Now, stablecoins are l...
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Altcoins 09/04/20 13:58 by Livine Sanchez
Bybit Unveils Tether Giveaway as Futures Exchange Competition Intensifies
Bybit has revealed another promotion designed to attract users to its trading platform and away from the competition. A Tether (USDT) giveaway launching on April 13 will see up to $1,000 worth of USD...
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