Markets News

Capitulation? This Bitcoin Sell-Off Still Isn’t as Extreme as 2015’s

| Sam Ouimet

The cryptocurrency market has lost nearly 30 percent of its total value in the past 7-days alone, leaving many to wonder if an end to the bear market…

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Bitcoin Price Now On Pace to Post Worst Month in 2018

| Omkar Godbole

Bitcoin's sell-off has accelerated and put the cryptocurrency on pace to record its worst monthly performance of the year.

Report: US Officials Are Probing Tether Role in Bitcoin Market Manipulation

| Nikhilesh De

The U.S. DOJ is reportedly probing Tether and Bitfinex over whether they artificially boosted bitcoin's price using the USDT stablecoin.

Bitcoin Price Drops to $4,200 Despite Record Low On RSI

| Omkar Godbole

Bitcoin’s price continues to slide despite the oversold conditions signaled on the technical charts for the last six days.

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A Historically Strong Month for Crypto, November Is Off to a Brutal Start

| Sam Ouimet

The cryptocurrency market rout accelerated today as bitcoin (BTC) fell below $5,000 for the first time in 13-months.

Below $5K: Bitcoin Drops $500 to Set New 2018 Low

| Sam Ouimet

The price of bitcoin fell below $5,000 on Monday for the first time since October of last year.

Bitcoin Price Hits 13-Month Low as Crypto Market Slumps

| Omkar Godbole

Bitcoin (BTC) dropped to its lowest level since October 2017 on Monday, as losses are seen across the broader crypto market.

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Beyond Price: Why We Need a Better Way to Value Crypto Assets

| Michael J Casey

Institutional investors must set aside dollar-centric valuation models and recognize that value is a different concept in the crypto world.

Stablecoin Purchases Surged Amid Wednesday’s Crypto Market Drop

| Sam Ouimet

The broader cryptocurrency market plummeted on Wednesday, but stablecoins in particular saw no shortage of buyers.

Tutorial: How to Use CoinDesk’s Crypto-Economics Explorer

| Pete Rizzo

CoinDesk's Crypto-Economics Explorer is our innovative new data tool that brings together a host of data types. Here's how to make the most of it.