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Top 20 Cryptos Make Small Gains While Stock Futures and Oil Indexes See Green

Feb. 12 — cryptocurrency markets are seeing measured growth among the top 20 coins by market capitalization, according to data from CoinMarketCap.Market visualization from Coin360The biggest cryptocurrency, Bitcoin (BTC), is slightly up 0.05 percent, trading at $3,658 at press time. Bitcoin has climbed 5.65 percent over the past 7 days

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Mike Novogratz: All the Big Macro Funds Should Hold at Least Small Percentage in Bitcoin

Mike Novogratz, the chief executive of the TSX-listed Galaxy Digital, made a surprising remark that came straight out of left field saying that he doesn’t understand why large macro funds don’t have a 1% position in Bitcoin (BTC).Except Bakkt, there is a platform for trading and storing cryptocurrency – Fidelity

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Bank Blockchain Consortium Targets Improvements to Small Business Financing

Banks in India are collaborating on a new blockchain platform to remove financing hurdles for micro, small and medium size businesses (MSMEs), local daily news outlet Economic Times reported Jan. 28.A total of eleven banks — including second-biggest lender Kotak Mahindra Bank, State Bank of India and ICICI Bank —

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Only a Small Fraction of 460M Bitcoin Addresses Actually Hold Crypto, New Report Reveals

Photo: PixabayOn Wednesday, December 19, crypto-centric research firm Chainalysis released a report that only a 37% of Bitcoin addresses in its blockchain are “economically relevant”. The Chainalysis report shows that the Bitcoin blockchain network comprises a total of 460 million addresses, out of which only 172 million are relevant.These

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A Year After $20K All-Time Highs, Bitcoin Price Sees a Small Rally Above $3.5K

Bitcoin (BTC) saw a sudden surge Dec. 18 to regain support at $3,500, sparking a fresh round of gains across major cryptocurrencies.Market visualization from Coin360Data from Cointelegraph’s price tracker and Coin360 confirmed the unexpected reversal in Bitcoin’s fortunes, the largest cryptocurrency having previously traded around 15-month lows.At press time, BTC/USD

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Major Latin American Bank Conglomerate Itau to Create Blockchain Platform for Small Loans

Brazil’s largest private bank has partnered with United Kingdom bank Standard Chartered to create a blockchain-based platform for small loans, according to a press release published by Itau Tuesday, Dec. 4.Itau Unibanco, also a major Latin American banking group, and Standard Chartered both offer international banking services. The two entities

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Interest in Crypto as Payment Method Makes Small Inroads Among Moscow Residents

Five percent of Moscow residents who use non-cash methods of payment are open to using cryptocurrencies, according to a recently conducted survey, Forbes Russia reported Nov. 13.The investigation into the e-payment market in Moscow was carried out by Russian payment service Yandex.Money and the Moscow Information Technology Department (ITD). The

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