Category: litecoin

2017 Giant Altcoins BCH, LTC, VET Soar As Dogecoin Fever Cools Off

Older cryptocurrencies including Bitcoin Cash (BCH), Litecoin (LTC), and VeChain (VET) amongst others are redefining the bullish surge as the Dogecoin (DOGE) fever cools off. Dogecoin has arguably taken the center stage in the past days as retail investors doubled down on their efforts to push the meme coin’s price to $1. As the bullish […]

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Proposed Miami-Dade crypto task force would explore whether to accept crypto for county payments

Residents of Miami-Dade County in the U.S. state of Florida may one day be able to pay their taxes in the form of cryptocurrency. A memorandum made public on Thursday indicates that Miami-Dade County commissioner Danielle Cohen Higgins has proposed the creation of the Miami-Dade Cryptocurrency Task Force, which, among other objectives, would seek to […]

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The Most Viewed Crypto Videos: Ethereum Captured More Views on Youtube in 12 Months Than Bitcoin

Total Processing, a merchant services company has published a study this week about the most-watched cryptocurrency videos on Youtube during the last year. Even though bitcoin has climbed 700% since last April, ethereum has climbed 1,100% and videos pertaining to ethereum have accumulated the most views since April 2020. Ethereum Videos Are the Most Viewed […]

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Chinese Lottery Firm Rebrands, Purchases Bitcoin Mining Rig Manufacturer for $100 Million

Following the acquisition of the Chinese mining pool Btc.com, the China-based lottery company 500.com revealed the purchase of a bitcoin mining rig manufacturer Bee Computing. The Shenzhen firm purchased the semiconductor and mining device manufacturer for roughly $100 million in a share exchange agreement. 500.com Changes Name to Bit Mining Limited and Acquires Bee Computing […]

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After Bitcoin and Ethereum, CoinShares Launched a Physically-Backed Litecoin ETP

After releasing physically-backed exchange-traded products tracking the performance of Bitcoin (BTC) and Ethereum (ETH) earlier this year, CoinShares has expanded its portfolio with the addition of a Litecoin ETP. Litecoin ETP Arrives from CoinShares According to an announcement from April 6th, CoinShares has released another exchange-traded product tracking the performance of a cryptocurrency asset called […]

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Breaking: CoinShares Launch Physically Backed Litecoin (LTC) ETP

Coinshares, the leading European Crypto asset manager has launched its third crypto ETP in the form of physically-backed Litecoin ETP. The newly launched ETP would trade under the Tickr symbol of LITE which would be initially listed on Switzerland’s regulated crypto exchange Swiss SIX exchange. Each share of the Litecoin ETP would represent 0.2 LTC […]

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Bitcoin’s Price Consolidates, Elon Musk Tweet Sends Dogecoin Surfing, Filecoin Surges

While bitcoin prices have been consolidating just under the $60k handle, a number of other alternative digital assets have seen steep gains. Two coins, in particular, the decentralized storage network filecoin token and the notorious meme token dogecoin have jumped well over 10% during the last 24 hours. On Thursday, April 1, 2021, otherwise known […]

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Coinbase to Pay a $6.5 Million Fine Upon Wash Trading Accusations by the CFTC

Just before its direct listing, Coinbase has agreed to a 6,5 million-dollar fine after the CFTC found that the exchange engaged in illegal wash trading practices. The CFTC found that Coinbase could be engaged in trading practices that provided misleading information to services like Coinmarketcap and the CME Bitcoin Real Time Index. This happened via […]

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Norway’s Fourth-Richest Man Invests in a Crypto Mining ASIC Manufacturer

According to regional reports, the Norwegian billionaire and hedge fund manager, Ole Andreas Halvorsen, is investing funds into an energy-reducing cryptocurrency mining chip hardware company. The company Norway’s fourth richest man is investing in claims to build application-specific integrated circuit (ASIC) mining chips that are allegedly 300%-500% more energy efficient than existing hardware. Norwegian Hedge […]

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