Bitmain, Antpool, Antalpha Offer Bitcoin Mining Industry Lifeline – Bitcoin Magazine

Bitmain and its mining pool are partnering with Antalpha to provide financial support to the bitcoin mining industry. Loans will be low-cost and can be used to pay back equipment loans or to subsidize energy costs. Bitmain and Antpool will provide proprietary data to the lender in order to evaluate risk. Bitmain Technologies Ltd., one … Read more

BTG Pactual Launches Bitcoin, Crypto Exchange In Brazil – Bitcoin Magazine

The largest investment bank in Latin America just launched a cryptocurrency exchange in Brazil. The exchange will only support bitcoin and one other cryptocurrency at launch. BTG Pactual holds about $200 billion in assets under custody. BTG Pactual, the largest investment bank in Latin America, just launched a bitcoin and cryptocurrency exchange in Brazil, per … Read more

Bitcoin Regains $25,000 since June, Bearish Tone Remains

The largest cryptocurrency, bitcoin, topped $25,000 on Sunday for the first time since June, with data on Bitstamp’s exchange hitting $25,050, the highest level since June 13. The benchmark cryptocurrency was trading at $25,012 at 11:20a.m. Hong Kong Time, up over 1.5% during the intraday, according to CoinMarketCap. Some analysts believe the bullish momentum is attributed … Read more

Institutional Investors Regain Confidence towards Crypto while Retail Investors Remain Hesitant: Analysis

Analysis suggests institutional investors have an increasingly optimistic stance on the cryptocurrency ecosystem, while retail investors are still hesitant to return to the market. Previously, BlackRock, the world’s largest investment management firm, partnered with Coinbase to offer cryptocurrency trading services to its institutional clients. A few days later, the company announced the launch of the … Read more