Ghana’s vice president declares Africa should embrace digital currencies

Ghana’s vice president Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia believes that African governments need to embrace digital currencies to facilitate trade throughout the continent. As reported by Ghanaweb Bawumia outlined his argument during the Fifth... Read more »

Bitcoin price is returning to $40K — But will shorts have their revenge?

Bitcoin (BTC) returned to $40,000 on Wednesday as bulls and bears waged a tug-of-war for hard-won higher ground. BTC/USD 1-hour candle chart (Bitstamp). Source: TradingView “A lot can happen” from current BTC... Read more »

ETH’s trading volume grew much faster than BTC’s in first half of 2021

The world’s second-largest crypto asset has gained ground on Bitcoin in terms of trading volume growth during the first half of this year according to a new report. Ethereum’s trading volume grew... Read more »

October 2020 Déjà vu? Bitcoin pullback at $38K has traders at odds over next move

The wider cryptocurrency market entered a period of consolidation on July 27 following Bitcoin’s (BTC) brief spike above $40,000 the day before that helped ignite a rally across the market and brought... Read more »

Bitcoin price seeks higher low as trader forecasts $45K breakout within weeks

Bitcoin (BTC) traded steadily on Tuesday after a surge above $40,000 resulted in higher levels broadly holding. BTC/USD 1-hour candle chart (Bitstamp). Source: TradingView All eyes on Bitcoin higher lows Data from... Read more »

Bitcoin price drop to $37K has analysts wary of calling a ‘trend change’

Bull market optimism returned to the cryptocurrency market on July 26 after Bitcoin (BTC) price rallied above the $40,000 level for the first time in over six weeks. Today’s rally to $40,581... Read more »

How crypto can modernize the world of lending

Lending has been around in some form for thousands of years — dating back to ancient civilizations where farmers would borrow seeds and use crops as repayment. The arrival of fiat currencies... Read more »

BTC gains 15% in 3 hours amid tight squeeze

The price of Bitcoin has surged more than 10% over just a few hours earlier today, with prices quickly surging from roughly $35,000 to tag just shy of $40,000 on July 26.... Read more »


Bitcoin’s (BTC) recovery is facing stiff resistance near the $35,000 mark but Bloomberg Intelligence senior commodity strategist Mike McGlone remains bullish. In his latest analysis, McGlone said that the probability of Bitcoin... Read more »

Bringing the crypto payments ecosystem around the world: Ray Youssef

Though he has had 11 business failures, today Ray Youssef is building Bitcoin-funded schools across Africa as executive director of the Built With Bitcoin Foundation and is helping millions of people buy... Read more »