Bitcoin News — liquidated

Synthetic Bitcoin Is 100x More Lethal Than the Real Thing

Posted by Kai Sedgwick on

Synthetic Bitcoin Is 100x More Dangerous Than the Real ThingDerivatives trading isn’t new, but it’s been enjoying a renaissance of late. As the cryptocurrency market has traded sideways, traders have upped the leverage and rushed to swap BTC derivatives that promise greater risk and reward. While platforms like Bitmex and Deribit have profited from the boom in synthetic assets, many traders have been left […]

The post Synthetic Bitcoin Is 100x More Lethal Than the Real Thing appeared first on Bitcoin News.

Read more →

Theories Abound After BTC Leaps While Bitmex is Down

Posted by Kai Sedgwick on

Theories Abound After Bitcoin Leaps While Bitmex is DownIt’s been an interesting 12 hours for BTC, with the cryptocurrency finally breaking through resistance levels. Most of the drama took place within the space of just a few minutes, when BTC gained $400 without blinking. It is no coincidence, however, that the event took place just as the popular cryptocurrency exchange Bitmex went offline. […]

The post Theories Abound After BTC Leaps While Bitmex is Down appeared first on Bitcoin News.

Read more →

Eight Ways to Profit in a Crypto Bear Market

Posted by Kai Sedgwick on

Eight Ways to Profit in a Crypto Bear MarketIf the crypto winter has placed your altcoin trading on ice, you were never a trader to begin with. Any fool can make money in a bull market, but bear markets are where knowledge is gained and future profits are carved. Also read: Wendy McElroy: How Centralized Exchanges Intend to Devastate You Bear Markets Are Best […]

The post Eight Ways to Profit in a Crypto Bear Market appeared first on Bitcoin News.

Read more →

Okex Rolls Back Futures Contracts After Liquidations Leave Traders Reeling

Posted by Kai Sedgwick on

Okex Rolls Back Futures Contracts After Liquidations Leave Traders ReelingOkex has promised to roll back futures transactions after irregular activity saw bitcoin plunge to under $4,800. The incident triggered massive liquidations, wiped out hundreds of contracts, and saw one trader threaten to commit suicide in front of Okex’ Hong Kong offices. Also read: Hacked Cryptocurrency Exchange Youbit Re-Emerges Amid Insurance Controversy Okex Reverses the Rekoning […]

The post Okex Rolls Back Futures Contracts After Liquidations Leave Traders Reeling appeared first on Bitcoin News.

Read more →