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Cryptocurrency prices tumble and exchange trading falters as snags crop up

The price of cryptocurrencies plunged and crypto trading was delayed on Tuesday, a day in which El Salvador ran into snags as the first country to adopt bitcoin as legal tender.

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Ether near two-month high ahead of major protocol change

Ether held near two-month highs on Thursday ahead of a major adjustment to its underlying ethereum blockchain that would alter the way transactions are processed.

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Bitcoin leaps 12% to test recent peaks, ether hits 3-week high

Cryptocurrencies popped to the top of recent ranges yesterday, as short sellers bailed out in the wake of a strong week and while traders hoped a handful of positive comments from ...

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Mexico says cryptocurrencies are not money, warns of risks

Mexican financial authorities have said that crypto assets are not legal tender in Mexico and are not considered currencies under current laws, warning that financial institutions ...

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Elon Musk’s trolling puts brakes on bitcoin’s rebound

Bitcoin slipped 4% on Friday after SpaceX and Tesla CEO Elon Musk was at it again – this time firing off a few tweets that appeared to lament a breakup with the cryptocurrenc...

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Ethereum extends gains to rise 8%; bitcoin firms

Cryptocurrency Ethereum extended gains to rise more than 8% on Monday to $2,587 but remained 40% below a record high of above $4,300 hit earlier this month.

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Ethereum hits record high as 2021 gains near 500%

Cryptocurrency ether hit another record high, taking gains this year to close to 500% on the back of growing interest in decentralized finance applications and increasing instituti...

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Bitcoin tumbles below $50,000, other cryptos sink over Biden tax plans

Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies posted sharp losses on Friday, on concern that President Biden plans to raise capital gains taxes will curb investments in digital assets.