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Despite Bitcoin (BTC) Stagnation, Economist Has High Hopes For The Crypto

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Bitcoin (BTC) bears slow downIn 20-30 years Bitcoin will be money says a BoE Chief EconomistAndrew G. Haldane, the Chief Economist of the Bank of England, believes Bitcoin will be money in the next two to three decades. Presently, BTC is trending within a $30 range as bears attempt to press lower.Bitcoin Price AnalysisFundamentalWell, it has been a see-saw for Bitcoin and most cryptocurrencies because of their direct correlation with the king. Although some skeptics as Roubini and traditional market influencers as Kevin O’Leary of Shark Tank have their doubts, Bitcoin performance over the last decade is impressive. Designed to counter bankers and decentralize control, Bitcoin is now a global phenomenon. It is the basis of research and a blend of various disciplines, including Economics and Cryptography.According to Andrew G. Haldane, the Chief Economist of the Bank of England, the peer-to-peer electronic cash will be money in the next two to three decades. While addressing students, an eyewitness said:“Mr. Haldane said it [Bitcoin] could replace cash. He even joked about us likely having Bitcoin in our wallets. He said he didn’t think it’d replace cash tomorrow, but he was quite open to the idea 20 or 30 years down the line. He was also quite familiar with cryptocurrencies and joked that there were now thousands of them.”Candlestick ArrangementBitcoin BTCMeanwhile, bears are tapering and bear momentum slowing down. Bitcoin (BTC), although up 2.1 percent at the time of press, is correcting, printing lower lows albeit in tight trade ranges. Simply because of this, our last BTC/USD trade plan is valid.Despite yesterday’s long lower wick hinting of support in smaller time frames, the fact that prices are trending in a $60 range just above the middle BB is a hint of underlying demand. Even so, the failure of buyers to print higher and prevent liquidation as volumes shrink is an indicator of sell pressure.Pasting a simple Fibonacci retracement tool on May high-low reveals that yesterday’s prices retested the 78.6 level. However, typical of Bitcoin corrections and even with today’s pull-back, we expect a retest of the $6,300 mark before Bitcoin snap back to the primary trend.Technical IndicatorIn general, average participation is high. By yesterday’s close, mean volumes stood at 31k against 21k of May 13th. Even so, volumes are a tad bit lower at 37k against 47k of May 13th.Therefore, for trend continuation or nullification, any bar closing above $8,500 or $5,600 ought to be with high volumes exceeding 47k.Chart courtesy of Trading View. Image Courtesy of Shutterstock

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NYSE files a trademark application for trading NFTs

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The world’s largest stock exchange may be planning to bring business into the Metaverse.

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Traders say $4,000 Ethereum back on the cards ‘if’ this bullish chart pattern plays out

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Global tensions that could trigger a correction in markets abound, but traders say ETH’s current setup could result in a swift return to the $4,000 level.

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CryptoPunks community reacts to the ongoing copyright battle between V1 and V2

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Although the collection is no longer deemed authentic by Larva Labs, its creators alleged sold 210 ETH worth of CryptoPunks V1 when the wrapped versions first gained traction.

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Binance.US is under investigation from SEC over trading affiliates: Report

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Binance CEO Changpeng Zhao allegedly has connections to two market makers buying and selling crypto on Binance.US.

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Boost Insurance unveils product covering against crypto theft from qualified custodians

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Boost Insurance, an insurance infrastructure-as-a-service platform, alongside go-to-market partner, Breach Insurance, a company that provides insurance technology and regulated insurance products for the cryptocurrency market, today announced the launch of Crypto Shield, an insurance product for cryptocurrency available to retail wallet holders.

Crypto Shield covers the theft of cryptocurrency while in the custody of a qualified custodian.

The Crypto Shield product allows individuals to purchase protection for their crypto wallets held by select custodians. In the case that the custodian is breached or suffers a social engineering attack resulting in lost assets, individuals insured under Crypto Shield can be reimbursed for the value of their policy.

Boost + Breach

While there is some commercial insurance available to cryptocurrency institutions, Breach envisioned Crypto Shield as a solution to the protection gap that currently exists for individuals holding crypto, securing a partnership with Boost to assist in bringing the Crypto Shield product to life.

Boost’s insurance infrastructure-as-a-service packages the necessary operational, technological, compliance, and capital requirements for new insurance programs into a white-label solution, enabling insurtechs like Breach to swiftly launch new lines of business.

“Boost’s deep expertise and insurance infrastructure-as-a-service platform, and Relm’s industry-leading crypto reinsurance capabilities, have positioned Breach to bring a highly complex insurance product to the market in a beautifully delivered customer experience.”
– Eyhab Aejaz, Co-Founder & CEO at Breach

To deliver that product in a seamless experience, Boost and Breach’s platforms connect via API, allowing Boost’s policy administration system to deliver back-end management for the Crypto Shield product. Breach’s customers are then able to purchase and manage every part of their policy and claims process, all from within Breach’s proprietary crypto insurance platform.

“With Boost’s infrastructure-as-a-service platform, companies like Breach can launch and deliver innovative new insurance offerings, at a fraction of the time and cost required to build a full-stack insurance program from scratch.”
– Alex Maffeo, CEO & Founder of Boost

In addition to powering the new product, Boost and Breach partnered to source and secure the necessary reinsurance backing from industry expert Relm Insurance Ltd. (Relm), underwritten by Trisura Specialty Insurance Company. Operating out of Bermuda, Relm is a capacity provider to the crypto sector with a track record of insuring companies across the ecosystem. Relm has recently been awarded an ‘A Exceptional’ Financial Stability Rating (FSR) by Demotech.

“Relm’s partnership with Boost and Breach to reinsure the US’s first cryptocurrency insurance product for retail wallet holders is a milestone in supporting the development of crypto and blockchain technologies.”
– Joe Ziolkowski, CEO at Relm

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