November 15, 2018 4:14 PM
CoinEx BCHSV/USDT pair has opened
Coinex has listed a Tether / BCH SV trading pair.
October 27, 2018 11:05 AM
Crypto Whales Make Millions on Tether Sell-Off, Ripple Reveals XRP Investment Strategy, and VeChain Announces New Partnership in Cyprus
From crypto whales at play to a luxurious celebration of Bitcoin’s anniversary, here’s a look at some of the stories breaking in the world of blockchain.
October 22, 2018 2:21 PM
"Bitfinex'ed" blogger retweeted an insider investigation into the Rothschilds manipulating the USDT
Anomalous growth of Bitcoin and decrease in the USDT on Bitfinex: what really hides behind the scenes, what does it have to do with mysterious IMMO and whose trading bots in charge of massive USDT sales? Answers seem to be found now.
October 22, 2018 12:59 AM
USDT is manipulated, but not by Bitfinex, but by competitors
The trade disparity of Bitcoin on Bitfinex compared to other exchanges has become the talk of the crypto community for the past week. Both Bitfinex and Tether Limited, the company behind Tether [USDT], is being blamed for the bitcoin manipulation using Tether tokens. Apparently, the Tether debacle caused a seller storm in the market which saw a massive selloff for USDT coins against Bitcoin. This caused a price rise in Bitcoin on Bitfinex and therefore the exchange was suspected for possible Bitcoin price manipulation.
October 18, 2018 1:38 AM
Huobi's US Exchange Sees 30% Boost in Trading for Tether Alternative
A U.S. cryptocurrency exchange is reporting dramatic increases in trading of tether (USDT), the controversial stablecoin that lost its dollar peg this week, and one of the new alternatives. At HBUS, the U.S. affiliate of the Singapore-based Huobi exchange, both deposits and withdrawals of USDT "have increased by over 10x over the last two days," a company spokesperson told CoinDesk.
October 17, 2018 11:38 PM
Gemini Stablecoin Volume Doubles on Top 10 Exchange Amid Tether Turmoil
When the Tether (USDT) stablecoin's $1 peg broke down on Monday, traders looking for another dollar equivalent they could easily move between cryptocurrency exchanges had few other places to turn.
October 17, 2018 11:23 PM
Bitcoin Technical Analysis following Tether FUD
PRO Trader Ed gives us an updates on the charts for Bitcoin and Tether. Is tether about to collapse? Will we see a Bitcoin bull run in Q4 or a potential new leg down with the price of Bitcoin?
October 17, 2018 11:20 PM
Huobi Lists 4 ‘Regulated’ Stablecoins Vying for Tether’s Throne
Huobi set to list 4 new stable coins later this week on October 19. Gemini Dollar (GUSD), TrueUSD (TUSD), and USDCoin (USDC), and Paxos Standard (PAX) will be the new assets listed.
October 17, 2018 7:33 PM
Untethered: The History of Stablecoin Tether and How It Has Lost Its $1 Peg
Tether, a cryptocurrency that has long been a point of contention in the community, has seemingly been uppegged from the US Dollar. The stablecoin, by virtue of that very description, was linked to the US Dollar at a 1:1 ratio. Simply put, every Tether token that was minted had to be backed by a US Dollar. Concerns around the validity of Tether’s reserves of fiat currency corresponding to the circulating amount of tokens seem to have taken its toll. On October 15, the cryptocurrency dipped below the $1 mark amid a wave of negative sentiment that has led to an apparent sell-off of Tether tokens.
October 17, 2018 3:38 PM
Peer Stablecoins are Showing 10% Premium against a Weak Tether
A mass exodus from the most popular dollar-pegged stablecoin Tether (USDT) has led to its devaluation against peer stablecoins. USDT on Monday broke away from its historically tight link with the US Dollar to touch 85 cents across multiple crypto-exchanges. As a result, a substantial USDT volume shifted to other cryptocurrencies, including Bitcoin, raising their price in an otherwise bearish market. Among the gainers were also other stablecoins whose per token value advanced against the dollar – as well as the Tether’s USDT.
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