Tag: liquidations

Sep 15 2022

ETH falls below $1,500 as over $150M is liquidated in 24 hours

Sep 15 2022 Published at CryptoSlate under tags  analysis ethereum liquidations merge

The largest liquidation candle in a month wiped out most of the gains Ethereum posted following the Merge. Following its transition to a Proof-of-Stake network, ETH touched $1,640 in what many believed would be the beginning of a rally. However, aggressive liquidation pushed...

Aug 15 2022

Liquidations Cross $280 Million After Bitcoin Price Falls Below $25,000

Bitcoin price had touched briefly above $25,000 in the past day, but the rejection at this point had sent the digital asset spiraling downward. It had inevitably ended in the high $23,000 before staging a recovery. However, by then, the damage had already been done to a lot of traders. Liquidations had ramped up as quickly as the downtrend was swift, sending almost...

Jul 01 2022

Crypto Market Liquidations Surges Past $250 Million As Bitcoin Declines Below $20,000

With bitcoin’s decline below $20,000, the crypto market liquidations have ramped up once more. The market which had been regaining some semblance of normality has now lost its hold. As bears continue to drag down prices across the space, traders are being liquidated left, right, and center. Although the liquidations have not been record-breaking in any way, they remain significant enough to draw...

Jun 18 2022

Crypto Liquidations Hit Almost $300M As Carnage Continues

Jun 18 2022 Published at Bitcoinist.com under tags  bitcoin btc btcusd crypto crypto carnage

The carnage in the crypto market has continued today, leading to nearly $300 million in liquidations in the futures sector. Crypto Futures Market Observes Almost $300M In Liquidations In case anyone is unaware what a "liquidation" is, it's best to get a brief look at the workings of derivatives trading. When an...

Jun 17 2022

BlockFi Mentions That It Liquidated Three Arrows Capital, Here’s What We Know!

Jun 17 2022 Published at Bitcoinist.com under tags  3ac blockfi crypto news liquidations

Crypto Lending Platform BlockFi has confirmed via a tweet that despite "best business judgement" it had to liquidate a "large client". This decision was primarily taken in order to alleviate risks which are in accordance with the contracts including specific counterparties. According to...

Jun 14 2022

Market Liquidations Cross $1.22 Billion Following Bitcoin’s Decline Below $23,000

Jun 14 2022 Published at Bitcoinist.com under tags  bitcoin btc btcusd btucsdt crypto

Crypto market liquidations have not slowed down since bitcoin’s crash had dragged the rest of the market down with it. Now that the digital asset has crashed below $23,000, the liquidations have quickly ramped up. By Monday, liquidations had quickly crossed $500 million. Before the end of the day, the number had barreled above $1 billion. With the price fluctuating wildly, both long...

May 23 2022

Liquidations Settle As Bitcoin Regains Footing Above $30,000

Bitcoin had been recording massive liquidations since the digital asset had dropped from $40,000. The majority had been dominated by long liquidations as hundreds of thousands of traders saw their positions liquidated. However, since the price of the cryptocurrency has begun to settle around the $30,000 level, the liquidations have now also started settling. Leading to one of the lowest liquidation volumes in...

Mar 10 2022

Ethereum Liquidations Touch $50 Million As Price Falls To $2,500

The recent market crash has once again sent Ethereum crashing towards $2,500. This dreaded point for the digital asset has since been avoided with much success but with market momentum declining every day, there may be more to come. As expected, the price decline has led to liquidations in the cryptocurrency, running into $50 million liquidated over the last day. Ethereum Liquidations Ramp...

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Mar 31 2021

Market Volatility Liquidates More Than $600M in Bitcoin Positions

Mar 31 2021 Published at Crypto Briefing under tags  bitcoin btc liquidations markets trading

Volatility is rampant in the cryptocurrency market, wiping many overleveraged Bitcoin traders. Bitcoin Wipes Out Overleveraged Traders Bitcoin staged a 9,500-point turnaround in the past six days, gaining nearly 19% in market value. According...

Feb 22 2021

Bitcoin Dip Causes $6.5 Billion in Liquidations as Analysts Consider Local Top

Feb 22 2021 Published at Crypto Briefing under tags  bitcoin drop liquidations markets

Bitcoin's roller-coaster ride took a downturn Monday as BTC dropped 18% to lows of $46,700 on Coinbase, causing rampant liquidations across derivatives markets. The Bitcoin Top Debate An $11,000 massive correction drove Bitcoin below $46,700 on Coinbase....

Feb 15 2021

Crypto Market Recovers After $1.9 Billion Liquidation Event

Feb 15 2021 Published at Crypto Briefing under tags  analysis bitcoin liquidations

Large scale liquidations worth $1.9 billion hit the crypto market yesterday, thanks to a price plunge. Bitcoin skirted below $50,000, falling just short of the psychological benchmark. It then took a dip, dragging lower market cap coins with it. Liquidations Triggered Thanks to a plunge in the crypto markets, a major liquidation event occurred last...

Dec 11 2020

Users of Hacked Exchange Cryptopia Can Now Make Claims to Recover Funds

Dec 11 2020 Published at CoinDesk under tags  business cryptopia liquidations news new zealand

The liquidator of the defunct cryptocurrency exchange has opened a portal so former users can begin making claims to retrieve their trapped funds.

Nov 27 2020

Bitcoin Traders Eye All-Time Highs Despite $1.3 Billion in Liquidations

Nov 27 2020 Published at Crypto Briefing under tags  futures liquidations markets trading

Bitcoin's massive correction caused $1.3 billion in long liquidations on crypto exchanges. However, a considerable drop in the number of unsettled contracts indicates that many traders were quick to buy the dip. ...

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