• Bitcoin better than the dollar?

    2 monthes ago - By Phys.org

    The name cryptocurrency does not inspire trust. Advanced statistical analysis for the Bitcoin market carried out at the Institute of Nuclear Physics of the Polish Academy of Sciences in Cracow, however, has not shown any significant differences between its basic statistical parameters and their equivalents for respected financial markets. All indications are that Bitcoin is a better currency than it might seem at first glance.
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  • Research: Bitcoin whales make the cryptocurrency market less volatile

    Research: Bitcoin whales make the cryptocurrency market less volatile

    2 monthes ago - By The Next Web

    Fears that Bitcoin whales could dump enormous amounts of coins crash the market might be absolutely groundless - or so does new research suggest. Researchers from Chainalysis examined the transaction history of the 32 largest Bitcoin wallets and concluded that - contrary to popular belief - big-time cryptocurrency whales play a crucial role in keeping the market stable. More than one type of whale Chainalysis identified four types of whales: Traders, miners and early adopters, wallets with lost private keys, and criminals. Miners and early adopters have been hodling their cryptocurrency of...
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