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    One big thing that impacts crypto trading in South Africa

    One big thing that impacts crypto trading in South Africa Cryptocurrency trading activity in South Africa is heavily influenced by whether the price of Bitcoin is going up. This is according to three major local crypto exchange providers — VALR, Luno, and Altify.
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    4th Bitcoin halving done

    4th Bitcoin halving done A highly anticipated Bitcoin software update called the “halving” has been completed, dealing a potential blow to the companies that make money by ensuring that the digital currency functions smoothly and securely. The once-every-four-years event cut in half the...
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    Bitcoin's price will jump over $80,000 by end of the year — Binance CEO

    Bitcoin's price will jump over $80,000 by end of the year — Binance CEO Bitcoin is set to continue its record-breaking rally and rise above $80,000 (R1.5 million) as institutional investors pour more money into the crypto-backed exchange-traded funds, according to Binance chief executive...
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    1,500 new "millionaire wallets" created by Bitcoin price jump

    1,500 new "millionaire wallets" created by Bitcoin price jump Bitcoin’s record-breaking rally appears to be creating around 1,500 new “millionaire wallets” daily, according to crypto analytics firm Kaiko Research. The wallets are digital addresses on the Bitcoin blockchain, in which users can...
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    Bitcoin sees biggest swing in a year after hitting record price

    Bitcoin sees biggest swing in a year after hitting record price Bitcoin is rallying back toward all-time highs after its surge to a record on Tuesday was met with massive selling, resulting in the cryptocurrency’s most volatile price action of the year. The largest and oldest token was up 5.8%...
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    Bitcoin nearing all-time record

    Bitcoin nearing all-time record At the heart of the rally that is pushing Bitcoin toward a record high is a simple tenet of economics: supply and demand. Demand for the token from new US exchange-traded funds is outstripping the amount of Bitcoin that long-time holders are willing to sell...
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    Bitcoin rallies to $57,000 for first time in over two years

    Bitcoin rallies to $57,000 for first time in over two years Bitcoin retook the $57,000 (R1.1 million) level for the first time since late 2021, supported by investor demand through exchange-traded funds as well as further purchases by MicroStrategy Inc. The digital asset added as much as 4.4%...
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    Bitcoin surges to $50,000 value for first time in over two years

    Bitcoin surges to $50,000 value for first time in over two years Bitcoin hovered around $50,000 after scaling the closely watched level for the first time in over two years, a remarkable comeback from the crypto scandals and wipeouts that had cast doubt on the industry’s viability. The largest...
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    International Bitcoin regulations with SA

    Does anyone who has a keen eye on international crypto (Bitcoin) regulations know if anything has changed in the last few months with regards to South African residents holding BTC with UK companies? I'm not too savvy with this, have some BTC, but it's just sitting in a wallet, I don't trade or...
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    Bitcoin slides as ETF fanfare cools

    Bitcoin slides as ETF fanfare cools Bitcoin posted its worst streak in about a month amid ebbing fanfare over new US exchange-traded funds for the largest digital asset. The token fell as much as 1.9% before paring some of the slide to trade at $42,239 as of 9 a.m. Monday in Singapore. It has...
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    Bitcoin ETF explosion on Wall Street

    Bitcoin ETF explosion on Wall Street Wall Street may be divided over crypto’s investment credentials but for Bitcoin brethrenm Thursday delivered validation: The first US exchange-traded funds investing directly in the largest digital currency finally went live. It was a much-anticipated debut...
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    Bitcoin ETFs approved

    Bitcoin ETFs approved US regulators for the first time approved exchange-traded funds that invest directly in Bitcoin, a move heralded as a landmark event for the roughly $1.7 trillion digital-asset sector that will broaden access to the largest cryptocurrency on Wall Street and beyond. The...
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    Hacked SEC X account posts Bitcoin ETF has been approved

    Hacked SEC X account posts Bitcoin ETF has been approved A highly anticipated decision by the US Securities and Exchange Commission on whether to approve a spot-Bitcoin exchange-traded fund quickly morphed into a major cybersecurity incident on Tuesday. The SEC’s X account was compromised and...
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    Bitcoin price jumps to near two-year high

    Bitcoin price jumps to near two-year high Bitcoin surpassed $45,000 (R823,261) for the first time in nearly two years as anticipation of an approval of an exchange-traded fund investing directly in the biggest token intensified. The cryptocurrency jumped as much as 4.3% to its highest level...
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    Bitcoin surges over $44,000 after six-day winning run

    Bitcoin surges over $44,000 after six-day winning run Bitcoin’s longest winning run since May lifted the token past $44,000 (R833,000), sparking questions about whether the breakout increasingly reflects a conviction that looser Federal Reserve monetary policy lies ahead. The largest digital...
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    Bitcoin prices rallies to $42,000

    Bitcoin price rallies to $42,000 Bitcoin shrugged off a slide in global markets during a rally to a more than 19-month high, a sign of its decoupling from other assets. The token jumped 5.8% to scale $42,000 (R790,000) on Monday and was just below that level in morning Asian trading on...
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    Bitcoin price surges over $40,000 for first time in year and a half

    Bitcoin price surges over $40,000 for first time in year and a half Bitcoin topped $40,000 (R746,180) as the largest digital asset extended a 2023 rebound on expectations of interest-rate reductions and greater demand from the exchange-traded funds sector. The token added as much as 2.9% to...
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    Bitcoin price hovering around 18-month high

    Bitcoin price hovering around 18-month high Bitcoin climbed back above $38,000 (R705,865) on Tuesday amid optimism the US central bank may be closer to lowering borrowing costs if inflation continues to decline. The largest cryptocurrency by market value gained as much as 3.3% to $38,264...
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    Bitcoin's growing stability scares off crypto day traders

    Bitcoin's growing stability scares off crypto day traders Between 2013 and 2017, Peter To claims he made more than $1 million by day-trading Bitcoin during its bull runs. While the world’s largest cryptocurrency has rallied in recent weeks, more than doubling from levels after last year’s epic...
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    Bitcoin rally drives new crypto meme frenzy

    Bitcoin rally drives new crypto meme frenzy If there’s one thing that crypto enthusiasts love more than the digital assets themselves, it’s memes. A frenzy of crypto-based memes have gained fresh momentum last week as Bitcoin rallied. [Bloomberg]
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