JP Morgan Analyst Admits Institutions are Behind the Bitcoin Bull Run

An analyst associated with the US multinational bank JP Morgan Chase has admitted that institutional investors are behind the ongoing bitcoin price boom. Bloomberg quoted Nikolaos Panigirtzoglou saying that the market hugely understated the importance of the listed bitcoin futures contracts, mostly because of the overstating of trading volumes by cryptocurrency exchanges. But after asset management firm Bitwise clarified that almost 95 percent of the total reported volumes in the bitcoin market might be fake, the actual amounts posted by the bitcoin futures contracts started showing a bullish picture. Panigirtzoglou found that…

Bitcoin Worth Over $9,200 as Top Cryptos See Growth

Friday, June 14 — Most of the top 20 cryptocurrencies are reporting moderate growth on the day by press time, as bitcoin (BTC) crossed the $9,200 mark. Market visualization courtesy of Coin360 Bitcoin is currently up over 6% on the day, trading around $9,250 at press time, according to Coin360. Looking at its weekly chart, the coin is up over 13%. Bitcoin 7-day price chart. Source: Coin360 Ether (ETH) is holding onto its position as the largest altcoin by market cap, which currently stands at just over $29 billion. The…

Bitcoin (BTC) Price Defies Gravity: Next Bullish Break Could Hit $10K

Bitcoin price corrected lower sharply after trading to a new yearly high at $9,390 against the US Dollar. The price remained well bid and it is back above the key $9,000 pivot level. There is a crucial bullish trend line forming with support near $8,780 on the hourly chart of the BTC/USD pair (data feed from Kraken). The pair is likely to break the $9,260 and $9,300 levels to start the next bullish wave in the near term. Bitcoin price surged higher above $9,000 and $9,300 against the US Dollar.…

Crypto Market Targets $300 Billion Cap: Bitcoin Cash, EOS, TRX, ADA Analysis

The total crypto market cap gained momentum and broke the $260.0B resistance area. Bitcoin price broke the main $9,000 resistance area and traded close to $9,400. EOS price traded nicely above the $6.50 and $6.75 resistance levels. Bitcoin cash price is trading above the $420 level and it could continue to rise towards $440. Tron (TRX) price broke the $0.0330 resistance and it might continue to rise. Cardano (ADA) price is slowly moving higher towards the key $0.1000 resistance. The crypto market cap is surging above $265.0B, with sharp gains…

Bitcoin (BTC) Price Breaks $9k: Next Possible Target $10K

There were sharp gains in bitcoin price above the $8,000 resistance area against the US Dollar. The price rallied above the $8,500 and $8,800 resistance levels to move into a positive zone. There is a major bullish trend line forming with support near $8,650 on the 4-hours chart of the BTC/USD pair (data feed from Kraken). The pair is currently trading above the $9,000 level and it could continue higher towards the $10,000 level. Bitcoin price is gaining bullish momentum above $9,000 against the US Dollar. BTC is likely to…

Crypto Market Rallies $15 Billion: Bitcoin Cash, Litecoin, EOS, XLM Analysis

The total crypto market cap gained momentum and broke the key $252.0B resistance area. Bitcoin price surged above the $8,500 and $8,650 resistance levels. Litecoin (LTC) price remains in a strong uptrend and is trading nicely above $134. Bitcoin cash price is grinding higher towards the $420 and $425 resistance levels. EOS price is back above the $6.50 level and it may even break the key $6.75 resistance area. Stellar (XLM) price is about to gain momentum above the $0.1250 level. The crypto market cap gained sharply, with positive moves…

Bitcoin Price Jumps Above $8,700 following Binance US Closure

Bitcoin is becoming a hedging instrument even against the rest of the cryptocurrency market. The largest cryptocurrency profited as much as 6 percent on Friday to close above $8,700. At the same time, other leading cryptocurrencies, such as Ethereum, Litecoin, and EOS, trended in negative territory. The massive contrast between the bitcoin and the rest of the cryptocurrency market indicated a capital flight. Traders suggestively exchanged a bulk of altcoins for bitcoin as a safety measure against the latest Binance announcement. The Malta-based cryptocurrency exchange, which accounted for the highest global cryptocurrency…

Bitcoin (BTC) Price Hits First Target: Can Bulls Hit $8.8K or $9K?

Bitcoin price is n a positive zone and recently climbed above the $8,500 level against the US Dollar. The price is gaining momentum and it seems like it could even trade towards the $8,800 level. There is a major bullish trend line forming with support near $8,500 on the hourly chart of the BTC/USD pair (data feed from Kraken). The pair might dip a few points, but it remains well bid above the $8,460 pivot level. Bitcoin price extended gains above the $8,500 resistance against the US Dollar. BTC is…

Bitcoin (BTC) On A Roll, Bulls Ecstatic After Italy’s New Tax Proposal

Bitcoin (BTC) expands, up 7.4 percent Capital flight from Italy could end up in Bitcoin By zeroing in and targeting personal saving accounts, Matteo Salvini, the Deputy Prime Minister of Italy, is inadvertently advertising Bitcoin. Resilient and thriving with an unpopular decision, BTC bulls are back. Ending the week strongly, prices are up 7.4 percent from last week’s close. Bitcoin Price Analysis Fundamentals Generally, Bitcoin is a machine, a juggernaut whose benefits is enough to promote the first successful digital asset. Withstanding the test of time, shaking off critics-and governments…

Bitcoin Price Trending Higher as World’s Economic Order Derails

On the day the US President Donald Trump announced tariffs on more than $300 billion worth of Chinese goods, he unknowingly woke up a bullish trend in a completely unrelated market. Bitcoin, the world’s leading cryptocurrency, climbed more than 58 percent to hit $9,090 in May 2019, a month which parallelly saw US market’s benchmark indicator, the S&P 500 Index, falling by 6.58 percent — as concerns ascended over the worsening trade war between the US and China. At the same time, the Bitcoin market also performed exponentially better than…