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Why Ripple XRP Could Be Bullish Long-term

Once the cryptocurrency world started to move its focus away from Bitcoin and towards other players, a lot of attention started to settle on Ripple XRP. The reasons are obvious, XRP is backed by a number of banks and other major players, meaning that it has the exposure that should be required for success in the market. However, these underlying factors haven’t been reflected in the price of Ripple XRP, which has struggled to gain momentum in recent months. In this article, we’ll take a look at the factors which lie behind Ripple XRP’s recent performance and explore reasons why...

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The Best Cryptocurrency To Buy In The Bear Market

Bear markets can be scary places, especially for new investors. If you started following cryptocurrencies back when the only way was up, it must be pretty sobering to watch what’s happened over the last few months. However, bear markets are also an excellent opportunity for investors who are willing to take a few risks. The right decisions now could mean that you find yourself onboard the next fast rising cryptocurrency. In this article, we’ll take a look at what that might be. Bitcoin This might sound like a strange recommendation given the performance that Bitcoin has achieved in recent weeks...

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Mastercard Want To Help Banks Issue Digital Coins

Ari Sarker, the Co-President of Mastercard’s Asia-Pacific, said that they would be happy to consider facilitating the use of digital currencies that are issued by central banks across the world. Mastercard’s Co-President of Asia-Pacific Ari Sarker said the payment company would happily look into facilitating the use of digital currencies that are issued by central banks around the world. In an interview with The Financial Times, Sarker said Mastercard would be willing to facilitate if the coin in question was a national cryptocurrency that was legitimate and was used as a national digital currency issued by central banks. “If governments...

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Clash Of Titans: If Bitcoin Crashes, Which Coin Is Likely To Take The Throne?

Bitcoin’s long-lasting drop, combined with a falling number of transactions,struckd almost every market player lately. A couple of weeks ago, the overall amount of Bitcoin transactions fell down to 150,000, and such low activity replicated numbers of March 2016. As Bitcoin shares in total, the market cap hit the anti-record, crypto holders and even Bitcoin fans realise that a very important question is now on the table: is there ANY cryptocurrency that can actually replace BTC as a godfather of the crypto family? There are competitors slated to rival it, and we may well see some rather close collisions from...

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Cryptocurrencies Do Not Pose A Risk At All

Mark Carney, the governor of the Bank of England and Chairman of the Financial Stability Board has, despite praising the technology behind the cryptocurrencies, also has referred to them as a bubble, and that it is ‘no substitute for cash’. Just days ago as well, he was saying that illegal and illicit activities that surround cryptocurrencies were major cause for concern, and yet, it seems like he has suddenly gone back on his word and completely changed his mind. He was due to speak at this year’s G20 meeting, and yet, less than 24 hours before he was due to...

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