Bitcoin’s Price Slides $1,000 in 30 Minutes After Margin Calls at Bitmex

Bitcoin tumbled 9 percent in a half-hour on Tuesday, sending prices to the lowest in three months, in a rapid selloff even by the tumultuous standards of the cryptocurrency markets. As of 21:50, BTC was trading around $8,600, down from a high of $9,812 over the previous 24 hours. “Even for bitcoin, this is a […]

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As Bitcoin Soars, Prices Diverge Wildly Across Exchanges

The world’s largest bitcoin exchanges by trade volume are reporting significantly varying prices as the cryptocurrency’s price soars to new all-time highs, market data shows. In some cases, the differences amount to more than $2,000 in value, particularly among some of the most voluminous exchanges. On Coinbase’s GDAX exchange, for example, the price of bitcoin […]

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