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Whales take advantage of the fall and buy billions in Bitcoin

Whales take advantage of the fall and buy billions in Bitcoin

Bitcoin’s price has been on a ‘rollercoaster’ since the approval of ETFs in the US. After rising to $49,000 on the 11th, BTC fell to $38,500 in the following weeks, worrying investors. This Monday (29), BTC returned to $43,000. While some were concerned, others saw the decline as an opportunity. Data from IntoTheBlock shows that […]

Dividends in Bitcoin, the new bet for ETF managers

Dividends in Bitcoin, the new bet for ETF managers

Although managers charge maintenance fees for their Bitcoin ETFs, some are betting on a new strategy to attract customers. We are talking about paying dividends, something that is difficult to find when investing in Bitcoin. According to data collected by Protos, at least three ETFs are already exploring this new approach. Examples include the funds […]

Chinese manager with $222 billion in assets wants to launch Bitcoin ETF

Chinese manager with $222 billion in assets wants to launch Bitcoin ETF

a Harvest fund managementone of the largest asset managers in the world China With $222 billion in assets, it is preparing to launch a Bitcoin exchange-traded fund (ETF) in Hong Kong. According to information from Tencent News, the manager has sent its application for the country’s first Bitcoin ETF to the Hong Kong Securities and […]

Bitcoin will reach $175,000 after halving, says former White House director

Bitcoin will reach $175,000 after halving, says former White House director

For Anthony ScaramucciAccording to former White House communications director, Bitcoin will reach $175,000 after halving. He then noted that his forecast is conservative, explaining how BTC could reach $240.00 in this cycle. The halving, scheduled for mid-April, is an event that will cut miners’ rewards by half, reducing Bitcoin inflation. However, Scaramucci’s forecast is medium-term […]

ETF manager receives mysterious Bitcoin donations and says how much goes to investors

ETF manager receives mysterious Bitcoin donations and says how much goes to investors

Bitwise, responsible for the BIBT ETF, published the address of its bitcoin wallet this week, stating that transparency is linked to the essence of Bitcoin. As expected, several people have made donations to this wallet. Commenting on the issue, Hong Kim, co-founder and CTO of Bitwise, stated that donations will be counted as part of […]

US Seizes R$1.6 Billion in Bitcoin from Drug Dealer

US Seizes R$1.6 Billion in Bitcoin from Drug Dealer

In a note published on Friday (26), the US Department of Justice stated that Banmeet Singh, 40, pleaded guilty to the drug trafficking charges he was facing. Further note that the criminal agreed to give up $150 million (R735 million) worth of cryptocurrencies. Perhaps due to the fluctuation of Bitcoin, the amount could be much […]

AI is a threat to humanity, says Bitcoin expert

AI is a threat to humanity, says Bitcoin expert

For Max Keizer, one of the world’s first Bitcoin investors, artificial intelligence (AI) is a threat to humanity. His comment comes after Martin Casado, partner at cryptocurrency firm a16z, said his father almost fell for a scam where scammers pretended to be him on the phone. “I just got off the phone with my father. […]

OKX broker abandons its mining pool

OKX broker abandons its mining pool

a OKX, a famous cryptocurrency broker, announced on Friday (26) that it will exit its mining pool. The service shutdown will happen in two phases, starting today and lasting until February 26. To explain further, the broker will not be accepting new user registrations from next Friday (26th). Already registered users can continue to use […]

Google will allow Bitcoin ETF ads next week, see the videos

Google will allow Bitcoin ETF ads next week, see the videos

Google, famous for its search engine, will start allowing Bitcoin ETF ads from Monday (29). The change in terms was published on December 6, more than a month before ETFs are approved in the US, where advertising is allowed. “Starting January 29, 2024, advertisers offering Cryptocurrency Coin Trust targeting the United States will be able […]

Brazilian Project That Funds Bitcoin Developers Announces New Member

Brazilian Project That Funds Bitcoin Developers Announces New Member

Vinteum.org Vinteum.org, a non-profit organization dedicated to Bitcoin research and development, has announced the funding award Leonardo Limasoftware engineer and Bitcoin enthusiast. The Brazilian project, a reference in the development of Bitcoin from Latin America, which finances developers of the largest cryptocurrency in the world, praised Leonardo’s contributions in the field of Free software It […]