Tag: altcoins

Jan 23 2021

Tezos (XTZ) price surges following DAO framework announcement and Grayscale rumours

Jan 23 2021 Published at CryptoSlate under tags  adoption altcoins defi price watch xtzusd

New York-based tech company TQ Tezos has announced Homebase—a new project that allows Tezos (XTZ) users to easily set up and interact with decentralized autonomous organizations (DAOs) to establish a community governance structure. The price of XTZ reacted quite positively to the news, surging by over 20% today on the heels of the announcement—up to $3.37, according to...

Altcoins Take the Lead While Bitcoin Remains Close to $33,000

Altcoins have been moving higher in recent hours as Bitcoin (BTC) remains close to $33,000. Ethereum (ETH), Polkadot (DOT), Cardano (ADA) and Chainlink (LINK) became the largest gainers […]

Ampleforth-like Bitcoin rebasing token DIGG drops: crypto stimulus checks

Jan 23 2021 Published at CryptoSlate under tags  altcoins badgerusd defi

The latest crypto stimulus (or DeFi stimulus check, to be more accurate) has just dropped. Badger DAO, a Bitcoin-focused decentralized finance project based on Ethereum, just rolled out a new coin called DIGG. BADGER, the governance token for the protocol, already exists. DIGG is a new token that works much like Ampleforth, a supply-elastic...

Jan 22 2021

The value of Cardano’s treasury reaches $100 million

Jan 22 2021 Published at CryptoSlate under tags  adausd adoption altcoins technology

As the price of ADA reached $0.38, the value of the tokens locked in Cardano’s treasury briefly surpassed $100 million. But what does this mean for the Cardano ecosystem and how can the Cardano community benefit from the growing amount of funds locked inside it? There’s almost $100 million currently locked in Cardano’s treasury The price of ADA, the native cryptocurrency of...

Jan 21 2021

Kyber 3.0 Will Introduce Dynamic Market Making

Jan 21 2021 Published at Crypto Briefing under tags  altcoins defi dex technology

Decentralized exchange Kyber Network has announced its Kyber 3.0 upgrade, which will introduce a Dynamic Market Maker (DMM). Kyber Network and the DMM In its announcement, Kyber Network calls the upgrade the most significant change to Kyber since its...

DeFi on Cardano will enable users to earn yield on staked ADA

Jan 21 2021 Published at CryptoSlate under tags  adausd altcoins defi technology

Once Cardano’s Goguen era is launched, users will be able to earn additional yield on their ADA without having to unstake their funds. Liqwid Finance, a DeFi solution built on Cardano, will enable users to earn governance tokens by providing liquidity to the ADA market on Liqwid—all the while their tokens remain staked on the mainnet. Goguen set to...

Jan 20 2021

Venture investor explains why Ethereum is poised to blow past its $1,450 high

Jan 20 2021 Published at CryptoSlate under tags  altcoins analysis ethusd price watch

Ethereum has been moving higher after flatlining in the $1,150-1,250 range over the past week. Despite a local drop, the cryptocurrency remains up by over 12 percent in the past day and 25 percent in the past seven days, per market data from CryptoSlate. The cryptocurrency set an all-time...

Jan 19 2021

Wen DIGG? BadgerDAO’s Bitcoin rebasing token appears on chain

Jan 19 2021 Published at CryptoSlate under tags  altcoins badger defi

Badger DAO has been one of the most-talked-about DeFi protocols over the past few months. The yield-farming protocol kicked off with a bang at the start of December when it distributed free BADGER tokens to thousands of DeFi users. Many sold it, though others held the airdrop. Badger DAO, which was launched as a yield farming protocol to allow users to earn a...

Jan 18 2021

Chainlink Hits Record High, Altcoins Rally Amid Bitcoin Consolidation

Jan 18 2021 Published at CoinDesk under tags  altcoins chainlink markets news

Chainlink's LINK token set a new record price early on Monday, and other altcoins are seeing solid gains.

Bloomberg article reveals Bitcoin Price danger – why they’re WRONG

Whenever we witness a new technology that didn't make public headlines, the mainstream media fails to mention it in their news, because for them it won't get many viewers and clicks. When...

Jan 17 2021

Curve (CRV) erupts 50% higher in a day amid renewed DeFi interest

Jan 17 2021 Published at CryptoSlate under tags  altcoins analysis crvusd defi ethusd

The majority of decentralized finance (DeFi) coins have seen extremely strong rallies since the start of 2021. Analysis by crypto-asset analyst Ceteris Paribus found that since the start of the year, like literally two weeks ago, the average DeFi large-cap has seen 75 percent gains. This includes coins such as...

Crypto Fear/Greed Index Drops Below 80, the First Time Since Nov. 2020

Quick take: The Crypto Fear and Greed index has dropped below 80 for the first time since November 5th, 2020 It had more or less plateaued above this value for close to 2.5 months A drop in the index could be the first signs of a Bitcoin and Crypto market cool-off Bitcoin faces the weekly close that could see the crucial $30k support...

Jan 16 2021

Firo Activates Latest Privacy Upgrade “Lelantus”

Firo has activated a new privacy upgrade called Lelantus as of Jan. 14, 2021. The newly upgraded protocol enhances transaction privacy by removing Firo's previous limitations. Firo Boosts Privacy With Lelantus Firo was initially launched as...

Jan 15 2021

These cryptocurrencies are up over 10% today despite Ethereum’s sharp 8% drop

Jan 15 2021 Published at CryptoSlate under tags  altcoins atomusd dotusd sushiusd

Both Bitcoin and Ethereum have faced sharp declines over the past few hours despite the move to $40,000 on Thursday. BTC is down 10 percent in the past 24 hours while ETH has lost around eight percent over that same time frame. This drop comes amid two events: Developments indicate that Mt. Gox's liquidators are close to...

Jan 13 2021

DeFi coin THORChain (RUNE) surges 30% following SushiSwap listing

Jan 13 2021 Published at CryptoSlate under tags  altcoins defi price watch thorusd

THORChain (RUNE) is surging higher today after the cryptocurrency joined hands with SushiSwap. THORChain is a cross-chain liquidity protocol that allows investors to trade cryptocurrencies across chains. RUNE is the protocol's native token. RUNE surges after SushiSwap listing RUNE has surged 35 percent in the past 24 hours in spite of the fact that Bitcoin and Ethereum remain in consolidation. The cryptocurrency currently...

Aragon One CEO resigns after a disagreement over governance decisions

Jan 13 2021 Published at CryptoSlate under tags  altcoins defi

It’s new beginnings for Jorge Izquierdo, who would continue to be involved with Aragon albeit at a community level. Aragon governance: Gone the other way Jorge Izquierdo, the co-founder of the internet community...

These DeFi Tokens Have Double-Digit Gains as Bitcoin’s Growth Tapers

Jan 13 2021 Published at CoinDesk under tags  0x aave altcoins bitcoin defi

DeFi tokens are attracting investors as bitcoin's rally fades and new protocols are updated.

First Mover: Don’t Like $34K Bitcoin? Stellar, Litecoin Yet to Conquer Old Highs

Jan 13 2021 Published at CoinDesk under tags  altcoins bitcoin first mover litecoin markets

Though bitcoin's rally has lost some steam, many traders are still in a bullish mood – and shifting to alternative cryptocurrencies known as "altcoins" whose prices have yet to clear all-time highs from years past.

What is Avalanche (AVAX) and why is it up 125% this past week?

Jan 13 2021 Published at CryptoSlate under tags  altcoins avaxusd defi price watch

Both Bitcoin and Ethereum have seen large retracements since their recent highs of $42,000 and $1,350, respectively. BTC currently trades for $35,000 while ETH has settled in the $1,075 range. Some cryptocurrencies have been largely unfazed by this drop, though. One such coin is Avalanche...

Jan 12 2021

Multiple Tokens See Rally Amid Looming ‘Altseason’

Jan 12 2021 Published at CoinDesk under tags  aave altcoin altcoins bitcoin compound

Bitcoin and ether may be pulling back from their all-time highs but alternative cryptos are starting to see action.

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