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Bitcoin Price Indicator is Most Bearish Since December

View Bitcoin’s weekly moving average convergence divergence (MACD) histogram is reporting strongest bearish bias since December, suggesting the cryptocurrency may soon dive out of a narrowing price range. Daily chart indicators are also biased bearish. A range breakdown, if confirmed, would open the doors for a drop below $9,000. A range breakout would imply a… Read More »

Swiss Stock Exchange SIX Launches Digital Assets Exchange Prototype

Swiss stock exchange SIX has launched a pilot version of its exchange and central securities depository (CSD) for digital assets. The prototype platform, launched under its digital assets subsidiary SIX Digital Exchange (SDX), is expected to see more functionality added as it approaches a full launch slated for Q4 2020, according to an announcement emailed… Read More »

What Billions in Fed Repo Injections Reveal About the Promise of Bitcoin

Michael J. Casey is the chairman of CoinDesk’s advisory board and a senior advisor for blockchain research at MIT’s Digital Currency Initiative. The following article originally appeared in CoinDesk Weekly, a custom-curated newsletter delivered every Sunday exclusively to our subscribers. ————— Last week, the Federal Reserve injected $278 billion into the securities repurchase, or “repo,”… Read More »

WATCH: Chainlink CEO Talks Data Oracles

Chainlink CEO Sergey Nazarov spoke at CoinDesk’s Invest: Asia 2019 conference in Singapore on current products and future developments for the Chainlink platform. An API bridging service, Chainlink connects smart contract platforms – like decentralized finance products – to oracles containing real market data and event information. At Invest: Asia, Nazarov said the platform is… Read More »