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Jan 22 2021

MicroStrategy Buys Bitcoin Dip, Now Holds 70,784 BTC

MicroStrategy just spent another $10 million on Bitcoin. The purchase brings MicroStrategy's holdings to 70,784. MicroStrategy Buys Bitcoin, Again MicroStrategy isn't done buying Bitcoin just yet. The business intelligence giant, headed by crypto convert Michael Saylor, has purchased 314 Bitcoin, worth roughly $10 million. The move brings the company's total holdings to 70,784 BTC....

Jan 06 2021

Bitcoin (BTC) Hits New All-Time High Above $35,500, SkyBridge Founder Says “Buy and Hold”

Bitcoin (BTC) continues to make a bold move northwards hitting a new all-time high above $35,500 levels. At press time, BTC is trading 15% up at $35.320 with a market cap of $657 billion. As per analysts Ki-Young Ju, this BTC...

Dec 23 2020

Grayscale Bitcoin Trust (GBTC) Adds 12,000+ BTC In a Single Day! Over 16K BTC Moved Out of Exchanges

Dec 23 2020 Published at Coingape under tags  bitcoin news btcbrl btcbusd btcdai btceur

Don't be late for the Bitcoin party! If you are waiting on the sidelines, note that institutions are already making bold moves. On Tuesday, December 22, Grayscale has reportedly 12,319 BTC to the Grayscale Bitcoin Trust...

Dec 21 2020

These Bitcoin Leaders Saw Ladders In 2020’s Chaos

2020 was unforgettable, especially for Bitcoin. To help memorialize this year for our readers, we asked our network of contributors to reflect on Bitcoin’s price action, technological development, community growth and more in 2020, and to reflect on what all of this might mean for 2021. These writers responded with a collection of thoughtful and thought-provoking articles. Click here...

MicroStrategy Splurges Another $650M in Latest Bitcoin Investment

Dec 21 2020 Published at CoinDesk under tags  business michael saylor microstrategy news

MicroStrategy is transforming itself into corporate America's boldest bitcoin bull, now owning bitcoin worth over $1.596 billion.

MicroStrategy Buys Additional 29,646 Bitcoins (BTC) for $650 Million During Recent Correction

Dec 21 2020 Published at Coingape under tags  bitcoin news btcbrl btcbusd btcdai btceur

Business Intelligence firm MicroStrategy knows how to make the most of the Bitcoin (BTC) price correction. As Bitcoin corrected over 5.5% in a marketwide correction, MicroStrategy director Michael Saylor...

Dec 17 2020

Who Are The Investors Backing Michael Saylor’s Big Play Into Bitcoin?

Software intelligence firm MicroStrategy made one of the boldest investment moves of the year when it invested $250 million into bitcoin, buying about 0.1 percent of the total supply in August. Its CEO, Michael Saylor, has doubled down on the move in countless public comments and earlier this month,...

Dec 14 2020

Saylor Effect: Will Zynga Use Convertible Notes To Buy $750M In Bitcoin?

Dec 14 2020 Published at Bitcoinist.com under tags  bitcoin btc btcusd btcusdt crypto

Mobile games maker Zynga, known best for Words With Friends and Farmville, has revealed a $750 senior convertible note offering that could potentially end up in Bitcoin. Here are all the oddly coincidental details that mimic the timing of the Michael Saylor-led MicroStrategy convertible note offering that was used to purchase a large sum of the cryptocurrency. Setting A Precedent: MicroStrategy Buys Bitcoin...

Dec 13 2020

Saylor Hits Back at Claims MicroStrategy’s Bitcoin Trove Makes It an ETF

Dec 13 2020 Published at CoinDesk under tags  michael saylor microstrategy news opinion people

The MicroStrategy CEO took to Twitter to dismiss widespread speculation that his company's recent massive purchases of bitcoin have turned it into an investment firm or de facto ETF.

Dec 11 2020

MicroStrategy Completes $650 M Convertible Notes Offering, Intends to Invest Net Proceeds to Bitcoin

Dec 11 2020 Published at Coingape under tags  bitcoin news btcbusd btceur btcgbp btcjpy

MicroStrategy today announced that their $650 Million offering of 0.75% convertible senior notes is complete and is due to mature in Dec. 2025. The...

Dec 09 2020

MicroStrategy, Raising Funds to Buy More Bitcoin, Boosts Notes Offering to $550M From $400M

Dec 09 2020 Published at CoinDesk under tags  markets michael saylor microstrategy news

MicroStrategy said Wednesday it anticipates raising $537.2 million in net proceeds from a debt offering the business intelligence company is conducting in its most brazen play yet to buy more bitcoin. The story is developing and will be updated with additional information.

Dec 08 2020

A De Facto Bitcoin ETF? MicroStrategy Is Raising Another $400M to Buy BTC

Michael Saylor announced plans to offer convertible bonds with the express intent to buy BTC. The community reacts.

Michael Saylor: Bitcoin’s Cyber Hornet

Dec 08 2020 Published at CoinDesk under tags  michael saylor most influential 2020 people

Michael Saylor has been a bitcoin evangelist and dollar doomsayer for less than 6 months. But the bits that would become his bitcoin philosophy began forming three decades ago.

Dec 07 2020

MicroStrategy Offers $400 Million Of Convertible Notes To Buy More Bitcoin

Software intelligence firm MicroStrategy announced in a press release its intent to privately offer $400 million in convertible senior notes so that it could buy more bitcoin. "MicroStrategy intends to invest the net proceeds from the sale of the...

Dec 05 2020

MicroStrategy Purchases Extra $50 million in Bitcoin

MicroStrategy Inc. has purchased more Bitcoin by paying $50 million at an average buying price of $19,427. The company CEO Michael Saylor announced his company’s third bitcoin purchase on Twitter. At the time of writing this, the Bitcoin price is sitting at 19043.60. https://cryptoticker.io/en/bitcoin- price-profit-scalping-strategy/ Microstrategy...

Michael Saylor Slays Peter Schiff By Buying An Additional 2,574 Bitcoins (BTC)

Just at the time when Peter Schiff's anti-Bitcoin rant continues, financial institutions and investors continue to double down their bets on BTC. Later on Friday, December 4, Michael Saylor's...

Dec 01 2020

Coinbase Brokered MicroStrategy’s $425M Bitcoin Purchase, Companies Reveal

The revelation is a notable public relations win for Coinbase CEO Brian Armstrong.

Nov 26 2020

BTC’s 5% Crash Gives Peter Schiff One More Chance to Rant About Bitcoin Bubble

Nov 26 2020 Published at Coingape under tags  apple bitcoin crash bitcoin news btcbrl btcbusd

In a broader crypto market correction, Bitcoin has tanked over 5% slipping below $18,000 levels by losing more than $1000 in a flash. This crash comes just at a time when BTC was making efforts...

Nov 20 2020

MicroStrategy Wants to Be in the Bitcoin Business, Not Just an Investor

MicroStrategy executives are on the hunt for blockchain experts who could help the publicly traded firm build a suite of bitcoin data services.

Nov 10 2020

MicroStrategy CEO Explains Why Bitcoin Is ‘a Million Times Better’ Than ‘Antiquated’ Gold

Even if they don’t know it yet, Michael Saylor thinks gold investors will eagerly dump the commodity for what he calls a superior store of value – bitcoin.

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