Julian Assange Extradition and the Freedom of Bitcoin – Bitcoin Magazine

WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange is currently being held on remand in a London maximum-security prison, solely on the basis of a U.S. extradition request. Assange has been charged with 17 counts of espionage related to WikiLeaks’ 2010 to 2011 publications concerning the U.S. wars in Iraq and Afghanistan, embarrassing U.S. diplomatic communications and evidence of …

If Ethereum Fails to Rally Now, It May Never Be Able To

Ethereum’s price has seen a notable rebound from its recent lows, but it still remains caught within its wide multi-week trading range Its present lack of strong momentum has been surprising to many investors, as it has been garnering massive utility in recent times This has led one prominent data analyst to explain that it’s …

Whales Didn’t Crash Price in March 2020

Whale manipulation did not crash the price in March 2020, asserts Stock-to-Flow creator PlanB. The analyst claimed that the cryptocurrency’s growing correlation with the U.S. benchmark S&P 500 led it lower. He further noted that Bitcoin’s wild downside price actions in November 2019 and December 2019 appeared in the wake of the U.S.-China trade dispute …

Kraken Strengthens Swiss Ties, Aims at Supporting Struggling Crypto Ecosystem

Cryptocurrency exchange Kraken recently announced that they will be acting to strengthen their ties to Switzerland, describing the country as a “kindred spirit” due to its positive approach to regulating and incubating growth within the crypto sector. To build a foundation within the country, the exchange recently began offering support of the Swiss Franc (CHF) …

If Bitcoin Traders Short Here, They Have “Terrible Odds” Of Making Money: Analyst

Bitcoin’s consolidation over the past few weeks hasn’t been seen as bullish by everyone. Case in point: institutional traders on the CME are currently net short on BTC futures. Yet, a trader says that those shorting have “terrible odds” of making money. Related Reading: Ethereum Could Soon “Rally Hard” as DeFi Hits Escape Velocity: Fund Manager …