Cryptocurrency

By far the biggest news in September was that China would no longer allow initial coin offerings (ICOs) within its borders. On top of that, the country has alienated several key coin trading platforms that have said they will be leaving the country in the near future. With…

Low trading volumes continue to crimp Ripple’s progress, driving the Ripple to USD exchange rate up 1.81% to near $0.182620. At the same time, XRP fell 0.75% against Bitcoin. Only $20.57-million worth of XRP coins changed hands on Sunday, down from Saturday’s almost-as-bad $32.48 million. These simply aren’t…

Thank the Lord, Litecoin prices are in green font once more! It’s only one day of gains, but investors are desperate for Litecoin news after the Chinese ban on cryptocurrency exchanges. Here’s what they should look at. Litecoin’s inflows are coming from an entirely different source than before.…

Despite a mix of bullish and bearish Ethereum news, investors recanted some of their earlier pessimism on ETH, driving prices up 2.57% against the U.S. dollar. The Ethereum to USD exchange rate now sits at around $288.09. By cryptocurrency standards, it is only one trading session away from…

Warren Buffett on Bitcoin Is the Wrong Source to Seek Out  With Bitcoin (BTC) and cryptocurrencies in general being by far one of the hottest trades going in 2017, everyone has an opinion about this fascinating new industry. Many are positive. Many are also pretty negative. You have all sorts…

On Thursday, XRP prices were caught in the downdraft of a minor cryptocurrency crash. The Ripple to USD exchange rate fell 5.99%, while simultaneously rising 1.59% against Bitcoin. Interestingly, these price swings are starting to have an effect on the pecking order of cryptocurrencies. Litecoin already fell below…

That quote is the single biggest piece of Litecoin news this morning. It was written by Charlie Lee, who's famously connected within the crypto community and is also the creator of Litecoin. He recently proved that he has insider knowledge. As the market was scrambling to find out…

On Wednesday, there was a broad-but-shallow dip in the overall cryptocurrency market. XRP prices were caught in the downdraft, but it is unlikely to affect our $2.00 Ripple price prediction. That said, trading volumes remained below $100.0 million for the fifth consecutive day, sparking some concern that liquidity…

Will Litecoin prices fall below $50.00? That’s probably the most important question for the short-term Litecoin price forecast, but it’s unlikely to matter over the long haul. Long-term forecasts depend on underlying factors that investors are ignoring, such as Litecoin’s ability to popularize micropayments or its ability to…

Narrow spreads, low volatility, and relative calm. If someone asked you to name an asset class with those qualities, would your answer be cryptocurrencies? Absolutely not! Cryptocurrencies like Ethereum are rocket rides to the moon, not scooter rides on Venice Beach. They are dangerous, thrilling, and life-altering. Yet…

There's good news and bad news for Bitcoin (BTC) bulls today. The bad news is that BTC hasn't shown much in the way of gains over the past week. The good news is that it also hasn't shown much in the way of losses, either. And considering the wild swings…

As investors move beyond the dismal Litecoin news from last week, it’s becoming clear that a recovery won’t happen overnight. In the last 24 hours, the Litecoin to USD exchange fell 3.15% to $52.63, while simultaneously falling 1.68% against Bitcoin. LTC trading volume came in far below average,…

Bitcoin appears to have levelled off, showing gains of about $200.00 so far this week, but showing no signs of a massive swing one way or the other. The stability is a welcome respite from the movement the market witnessed over September, where the China ICO block caused…

After a tumultuous week, investors are largely sitting on the sidelines, waiting for something to happen with Ripple prices. One juicy bit of Ripple news would likely spark a massive rally. Funnily enough, that juicy bit of news may have come and gone without investors noticing. In the…

On Tuesday, investors ignored bullish Ethereum news once again. Why? Because, like an angsty teenager, they are angry with the world. “How could China ban cryptocurrency exchanges? It’s not fair!” It isn’t. But that doesn’t erase any of Ethereum’s constructive developments. For example, Ethereum started testing the long-awaited…

Mark Cuban: $20.0 Million Cryptocurrency Investment Just weeks after calling Bitcoin a “bubble,” billionaire Mark Cuban is eating his words. Or at least he’ll be able to once he takes his foot out of his mouth. Cuban made his criticisms of cryptocurrencies in June, but by the end…