Major traders fuel Bitcoin – but beware!

Spotcoin Team

Since the beginning of June, Bitcoin has surged more than 12% in value, but there are also talks of a manipulated market, according to CNBC. Investors attribute the current significant price increase of Bitcoin to BlackRock. The American asset management giant filed an application with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) in mid-June to … Continued

Can a digital euro be the salvation for Europe?

Spotcoin Team

There are divided opinions about introducing a European digital central bank currency. But could a digital euro be the salvation for Europe? This summer, the European Commission will present a legislative proposal outlining guidelines for a digital euro. While China has made the most progress in developing a digital central bank currency among the major … Continued

Is Dogecoin still a joke?

Dogecoin has no use case, and exponential coin inflation. But a short-term trade could bring hefty profits, despite seriously dicey risks. Dogecoin was created as a ‘joke’ Bitcoin fork in December 2013 by software engineers Billy Markus and Jackson Palmer, as a way to poke fun at the wild speculation of crypto. Widely considered the … Continued

Biden’s crypto: risks, regulation, and Coinbase collapse?

As the G20 agrees a ‘critical’ need for crypto regulation, the ongoing implosion could accelerate before regulators can gain a foothold. The recent G20 gathering in Indonesia saw most powerful global leaders call for a ‘critical’ international set of rules to help govern the crypto space. Citing the potential risks to global ‘financial stability’ given … Continued

Three lessons from the coming collapse of FTX

Strict regulation, crypto consolidation, and the potential collapse of most US Dollar-pegged tokens could all be in the offing. The purpose of this article is not to describe in detail how FTX has collapsed, nor decry Changpeng Zhao’s business practices, or even to consider the possibility of subterfuge behind the scenes. All of this and … Continued

XRP versus the SEC for the soul of cryptocurrency

The first regulatory battle to classify crypto as securities could be set for an epic showdown, or else an anticlimactic collapse. Ripple’s XRP has popped by 8% today to $0.49, as the Kingsguard comes to the defence of the altcoin. In what may be the first real skirmish between the SEC and the wider crypto … Continued