Bitcoin Cash Spikes 12%: Is the Anticipated “Altcoin Season” Imminent?
Bitcoin is said to have increased in value by a large margin in the last seven days primarily due to the liquidation of around half a billion dollars worth of short contracts on exchanges like BitMEX.
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Returns on Crypto Assets: The Hidden Message
The past couple of weeks have seen a flurry of headlines proclaiming a relatively new type of crypto asset return: income, not from trading or realizing profits, but from just holding the cryptocurrencies and tokens.
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Interest-yielding stablecoins drive crypto competition with fiat currency
By forming partnerships with lenders, fiat-backed stablecoin issuers can earn additional income loaning out the funds in a similar manner to a bank. The return from these loans can then be shared with holders who are willing to store their stablecoins with the trusted partner.