Bitcoin Price Could Hit $15,000 This Year

Christopher Matta, Goldman Sachs

According to my estimates, the recent tx spam on the ETH network cost up to ~$15m USD

Vitalik Buterin


An employee of Princeton University Ben Kaiser and a scientist of Florida International University Alex Ledger explored China’s influence on Bitcoin cryptocurrency. The results of a research are published, the title is “The Looming Threat of China:An Analysis of Chinese Influence on Bitcoin”.

Chinese Miners Slow Down Bitcoin Blockchain By 4 Times

Grayscale Investments has published new data on digital currencies, that attract institutional investors the most. Grayscale Investments notes that 12.5% of institutional investors tend to buy XRP from Digital Large Cap. A quarter earlier, only 9.9% of large investors chose this cryptocurrency.

Large Investors Choose XRP

Bitcoin whales are not a reason of volatility in the cryptocurrency market. Such a conclusion was made by representatives of blockchain start-up Chainalysis after exploring 32 biggest bitcoin wallets accounting for $6,3 billion.

Research: The Whales Stabilize Cryptocurrency Market

The number of active American users of Coinbase trading platform has decreased by 80% since last December, a venture firm Tribe Capital tells in its research.

Research: The Number Of Active Users Of Coinbase Dropped By 80%

In a series of tweets, UTR Equity’s crypto market commentator Eric Thies postulated that Bitcoin’s run to all-time price highs in December 2017 came as a result of Ether investment during the ICO phenomenon.

Eric Thies: Ethereum Sell-Off Shows The End Of Bearish Trend For Bitcoin

Today notorious cryptocurrency critic Nouriel Roubini is out with a tweet calling cryptocurrency ”more centralized than North Korea”. The economist gears up for a US Senate Committee on Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs hearing on ”Exploring the Cryptocurrency and Blockchain Ecosystem”, scheduled for later this week. Looks like Roubini has found a new way to […]

Nouriel Roubini: Cryptocurrencies Are More Centralized Than North Korea

About $300 million were raised via ICOs in September and a little more than $400 million were raised a month earlier.

Investors From Around The World Lost Interest To ICO Startups

On Wednesday, the main cryptocurrencies are falling amid mostly negative news. For example, the statement of the head of International Monetary Fund (IMF) Christine Lagarde has become unpleasant information for the crypto-market. She said that the world was on the verge of another financial crisis. She associated the advent of the possible crisis with the […]

Cryptocurrencies Are Going Down In Anticipation Of The Rejection Of Ethereum-ETF Registration

The coin has become cheaper by 1,2% over the past 24 hours. CoinDesk analyst Omkar Godbole told what might happen to its rate during the following 24 hours.

When To Buy Bitcoin? Cryptocurrency Price Decreased Below $6600

Diar company has published a research, according to which cryptocurrency miners earned $4,7 billion during 2018. They get 54 Btc monthly. Given the current Bitcoin rate — $6,568, it is about $355 million.

Miners’ Income For 2018 is $4,7 Billion