$100,000 Bitcoin Price Will Kill Every Other Crypto by 2021: Major Crypto Fund

By CCN.com: One of crypto’s biggest venture capital firms is going all in on bitcoin. Heisenberg Capital says it is “doubling down on Bitcoin Maximalism with new capital,” while sounding the death knell for altcoins. We see the market rejecting everything, except BTC. This has been our dominant investing thesis since 2011. We’re doubling down on Bitcoin Maximalism with new capital. As BTC climbs toward our 2011 target of $100,000, we believe everything except BTC will die-off. — Heisenberg Capital (@HeisenbergCap) May 5, 2019 In the same tweet, Heisenberg Capital…

Aston Plaza | First Major Crypto-bought Real Estate on Hold

A cryptocurrency venture under construction in Dubai has reportedly been put on hold. British Baroness and multi-million dollar crypto entrepreneur, Michelle Mone, had begun a real estate project called Aston Plaza, which broke ground in 2017. However, citing government inspectors to the site, the project has stopped at only 25% completion. Aston Plaza The $325 million project consisted of two complexes making up 1,300 luxury apartments. At least 150 of those were planned to be sold in Bitcoin. This was the first major development of this size to be available…

Bitcoin’s Price Rises Above Major Moving Averages In First Since 2018

Bitcoin’s price emerged above three major moving averages for the first time in nearly 15 months on Tuesday. The development is a byproduct of the cryptocurrency’s surge above $5,000 during Tuesday’s trading session, representing an increase in excess of 20 percent. A moving average (MA), when used in financial analysis, is simply a continuously calculated average of a certain economic factor like price or trading volume over a specified period of time. The moving average is particularly useful for smoothing out short-term fluctuations in the data set to identify the…

Bitcoin Bulls Stampede Bear Market Amid Major Dow Rally

Bitcoin surges 15 percent in 24 hours as the crypto bulls put the bears back in their place. The sudden rush of blood marks an end to a 3-month period of relative price stability for the OG crypto. Bitcoin’s Stable Streak Comes to a Positive End Bitcoin had enjoyed a stable period over the past few months, barely moving outside of a trading range between $3,800 – $4,200. That all changed today as BTC surged to $4,770. At press time, bitcoin is up over 15 percent according to Coinmarketcap. Bitcoin’s…

Bitcoin Price Slips at $4,000; A Minor Pullback Before a Major Rally?

Following a spike to $4,068 from the low $3,900 region, the bitcoin price has experienced a slight pullback to $4,000. While the price of bitcoin slightly differs from region to region, on average, bitcoin is currently being traded at $4,017. Join CCN for $9.99 per month and get an ad-free version of CCN including discounts for future events and services. Support our journalists today. Click here to sign up. 7-Day Bitcoin Price Chart (Source: Coinmarketcap.com) Against Tether (USDT) on Binance, bitcoin has dipped below the $4,000 mark to $3,975. Minor…

Bitcoin Shorts Near Monthly High and it Could Trigger Major Price Movement

Bitcoin shorts have increased significantly in recent weeks to a monthly high, an indicator that may suggest a decline in the confidence of investors in the dominant cryptocurrency. Shorts remain an unconvincing indicator of the sentiment in the cryptocurrency market because the take of analysts on the impact of short contracts on the price of Bitcoin differs quite regularly. Bitcoin 7-Day Chart (Source: Coinmarketcap.com) Speaking to CCN, cryptocurrency technical analyst and trader “Hsaka” said that shorts do not necessarily reflect the sentiment of investors in the market. Short Squeeze a…

Ripple Price Analysis: XRP at Major Crossroads But 100 SMA Holds Key

Ripple price failed to surpass the $0.3200 resistance and started a downward move against the US dollar. The price traded below the $0.3140 support and it is now approaching the key $0.3080 support. There is a new declining channel formed with resistance at $0.3125 on the hourly chart of the XRP/USD pair (data source from Kraken). The pair is under pressure and it seems like it could tumble if there is a break below the 100 hourly SMA. Ripple price is slowly grinding lower against the US Dollar and bitcoin.…

Bitcoin’s Path to $5K Faces a Major Hurdle

Bitcoin’s ongoing recovery rally faces a major obstacle that could impede progress towards $5,000, according to the technical charts. The leading cryptocurrency by market capitalization jumped to a two-week high of $4,108 earlier today, validating the short-term bearish-to-bullish trend change confirmed earlier this week. Notably, the break above the psychological hurdle of $4,000 looks sustainable, as 24-hour trading volume has jumped to one-month highs above $8 billion. As a result, more bargain hunters could join the party, creating further upward pressure on prices. Even so, the rally may stall near $4,400 for…

Major German Stock Exchange to Launch Crypto Trading Platform

Germany’s second-largest stock exchange, Boerse Stuttgart Group, is set to launch a cryptocurrency trading platform in the first half of 2019. The firm announced Wednesday that it has partnered with a local fintech company solarisBank to create an engineering infrastructure for digital assets trading. solarisBank, which operates with a banking license in the country, will also be Boerse’s banking partner for the venture. “With its combination of technology and banking expertise, solarisBank is a great partner for us to offer central services along the value chain for digital assets,” said…

7 Major EU Countries to Go Big on Blockchain, What It Means for Crypto

On December 4, seven EU countries led by Malta and France have established a group called the “Mediterranean seven” to encourage and promote the usage of blockchain technology. In the months to come, the seven countries that include France, Italy, Spain, Malta, Cyprus, Portugal and Spain, will work to implement the blockchain in education, transport, mobility, shipping, Land Registry, customers, company registry, and healthcare. The declaration obtained by FT read: “This can result not only in the enhancement of e-government services but also increased transparency and reduced administrative burdens, better…