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Crypto Markets Roiled as Traders Question Tether’s Dollar Peg

Crypto Markets Roiled as Traders Question Tether's Dollar Peg

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© Bloomberg. Cryptocurrency mining rigs sit on racks at a Bitfarms facility in Saint-Hyacinthe, Quebec, Canada. Photographer: James MacDonald/Bloomberg (Bloomberg) -- Traders are increasingly questioning their faith in the cryptocurrency world’s most important dollar peg. Tether, the digital coin used as a substitute for the U.S. currency on crypto markets around the world, has broken…
Cardano Climbs 12.21% In Rally

Cardano Climbs 12.21% In Rally

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© Reuters. Investing.com - was trading at $0.08411 by 17:49 (06:49 GMT) on the Investing.com Index on Monday, up 12.21% on the day. It was the largest one-day percentage gain since Monday, October 15, 2018. The move upwards pushed Cardano's market cap up to $2.00370B, or 0.93% of the total cryptocurrency market cap. At its…
Stellar Lumens Climbs 10.20% In Rally

Stellar Lumens Climbs 10.20% In Rally

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© Reuters. Investing.com - was trading at $0.24337 by 17:49 (06:49 GMT) on the Investing.com Index on Monday, up 10.20% on the day. It was the largest one-day percentage gain since Monday, October 15, 2018. The move upwards pushed Stellar Lumens's market cap up to $4.24130B, or 1.96% of the total cryptocurrency market cap. At…
Litecoin Climbs 11.21% In Rally

Litecoin Climbs 11.21% In Rally

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© Reuters. Investing.com - was trading at $60.830 by 17:48 (06:48 GMT) on the Investing.com Index on Monday, up 11.21% on the day. It was the largest one-day percentage gain since Monday, October 15, 2018. The move upwards pushed Litecoin's market cap up to $3.336B, or 1.54% of the total cryptocurrency market cap. At its…
Bitcoin Climbs 12.12% In Rally

Bitcoin Climbs 12.12% In Rally

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© Reuters. Investing.com - was trading at $7,248.9 by 17:48 (06:48 GMT) on the Investing.com Index on Monday, up 12.12% on the day. It was the largest one-day percentage gain since Monday, October 15, 2018. The move upwards pushed Bitcoin's market cap up to $116.8B, or 54.05% of the total cryptocurrency market cap. At its…
EOS Climbs 11.12% In Bullish Trade

EOS Climbs 11.12% In Bullish Trade

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© Reuters. Investing.com - was trading at $5.9654 by 17:48 (06:48 GMT) on the Investing.com Index on Monday, up 11.12% on the day. It was the largest one-day percentage gain since Monday, October 15, 2018. The move upwards pushed EOS's market cap up to $5.0886B, or 2.36% of the total cryptocurrency market cap. At its…
Ethereum Climbs 10.61% In Bullish Trade

Ethereum Climbs 10.61% In Bullish Trade

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© Reuters. Investing.com - was trading at $230.99 by 17:06 (06:06 GMT) on the Investing.com Index on Monday, up 10.61% on the day. It was the largest one-day percentage gain since Monday, October 15, 2018. The move upwards pushed Ethereum's market cap up to $21.95B, or 10.57% of the total cryptocurrency market cap. At its…
XRP Climbs 10.73% In Bullish Trade

XRP Climbs 10.73% In Bullish Trade

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© Reuters. Investing.com - was trading at $0.47656 by 17:06 (06:06 GMT) on the Investing.com Index on Monday, up 10.73% on the day. It was the largest one-day percentage gain since Monday, October 15, 2018. The move upwards pushed XRP's market cap up to $17.43380B, or 8.40% of the total cryptocurrency market cap. At its…
Crypto Prices Fall; PBOC to Hire Cryptographers, Blockchain Engineers

Crypto Prices Fall; PBOC to Hire Cryptographers, Blockchain Engineers

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Cryptocurrency prices fell on Monday Investing.com - Cryptocurrency prices fell on Monday, with Ethereum down more than 3%. Reports that China’s central bank is hiring cryptographers and blockchain engineers received some attention. inched up 0.7% to $6,415.8 by 1:06 AM ET (05:06 GMT) on the Bitifinex exchange, while tumbled 3.6% to $202.8. slid 1.0% to…
Barclays halts work on cryptocurrency trading project – has been put ‘on ice’

Barclays halts work on cryptocurrency trading project - has been put 'on ice'

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Barclays had a cryptocurrency trading project in the works, to incorporate the trading of digital assets into its markets business But, that has been halted. Financial news cites two unnamed sources - "two people familiar with the situation" FN report 'Barclays declined to comment' BTC had dropped last week, and under a bit of selling…