Bitcoin climbs above key level after US inflation jump | Crypto News

Bitcoin climbs above key level after US inflation jump | Crypto News

The largest digital asset by market value rose as much as 3.3 percent to $44,085 Wednesday.By Vildana Hajric and Emily GraffeoBloombergPublished On 12 Jan 202212 Jan 2022Bitcoin climbed above $44,000 for the first time in a week as the most U.S. inflation in four decades revives the debate about whether the cryptocurrency is a hedge against … Read more

Peter Johnson of Jump Capital’s 2022 predictions

Peter Johnson of Jump Capital's 2022 predictions

Peter Johnson is a Partner at Jump Capital, where he leads their investments in the fintech and crypto sectors.  At the beginning of 2021, we predicted that it would be a seminal year for crypto and made 10 bold predictions. Over the year, the majority of these predictions came true – including bitcoin hitting $50,000, … Read more

Big jump in investors who favor crypto over stocks: Survey

Big jump in investors who favor crypto over stocks: Survey

New research by consumer data aggregator CivicScience has found that a growing number of investors are selling their shares to purchase more crypto. The research questions were sent to people over 18 years old in the U.S. at varying times during 2021. The results were weighted by U.S. census data. Each question had between 1000 … Read more

India sees sharp jump in death tally after Bihar reconciles data

A total of 64.72 cr COVID tests have been conducted so far (PTI)

India on Sunday saw a significant spike in the daily deaths with as many as 2,796 fatalities being recorded in the last 24 hours. Currently, the death toll stands at 4,73,326. “A total of 2,426 reconciled deaths by Bihar adjusted in today’s database. Also, Kerala clears backlog of 263 deaths. Hence deaths showing a spike,” … Read more

Australia’s banking regulator looks into CBA’s jump into crypto

Australia's banking regulator looks into CBA's jump into crypto

Representations of the virtual currency Bitcoin stand on a motherboard in this picture illustration taken May 20, 2021. REUTERS/Dado Ruvic/File PhotoSYDNEY, Nov 5 (Reuters) – Australia’s banking watchdog said it was examining the regulatory implications of Commonwealth Bank’s (CBA.AX)’s planned introduction of bitcoin trading to unsophisticated retail investors – the first bank in Australia to … Read more

European football clubs jump into crypto with Socios ‘fan tokens’

European football clubs jump into crypto with Socios ‘fan tokens’

It’s August 2021. A blazing day in Rome. Italians explode into impassioned chants as the giallorossi of the home team storm the grounds of the Stadio Olimpico. Kick-off, half-time, the final whistle. AS Roma prevails over some obscure Turkish team. There’s maybe one concession. The fans go wild. Some drink. Others sing. Yet more unlock … Read more

Belgium enters fourth COVID-19 infection wave as cases jump

Belgium enters fourth COVID-19 infection wave as cases jump

Shoppers, wearing protective face masks, walk past posters for a coronavirus disease (COVID-19) vaccination centre installed inside a supermarket in Brussels, Belgium, August 30, 2021. REUTERS/Bart BiesemansBRUSSELS, Oct 22 (Reuters) – Belgium’s daily COVID-19 cases have jumped to the highest level in almost a year, prompting health experts to say that a fourth wave of … Read more

German Covid-19 cases jump as ‘fourth wave’ hits

German Covid-19 cases jump as 'fourth wave' hits

A key measure of coronavirus infections in Germany rose sharply over the past week, figures showed, raising the prospect of tougher restrictions as winter approaches. The seven-day incidence rate of cases – which has been used to decide Covid-19 curbs – jumped more than 26 points in a week, the Robert Koch Institute responsible for … Read more