Bitcoin is one correction away from reaching the $13,000 price goal since the price briefly reached the $11,000 level but later corrected towards the key support level at $10,500 as we could see in the coming altcoin news analysis.
The price correction is not influencing the investors since they noticed a couple of past days has been nothing but a rollercoaster ride. As noted in the analysis previously, the bitcoin price since the beginning of July shed about 20 percent from its value when it started closing in on the $13,000 price range. Also, the largest cryptocurrency dived to some of the lowest levels in July and breached the $9,000 level before forming a new low of $9,080 which allowed for a faster bounce back to the $10,000.
The bitcoin price still doesn’t have the capacity to sustain growth above $11,000 but by looking at the hourly charts for the BTC/USD pair, there is a clear upward trend that is continuously going towards the $9,000 support line. The immediate upside is limited by the 50 simple moving average. The slide from the previous high of $11,096 managed to sustain a balance confluence that formed at the 100 SMA and the 61% Fibonacci retracement level which was taken between the last swing towards the $11,096.
At the time of writing, a slow bullish momentum is building above the $10,600 range so bitcoin is one correction away from the previous 50 SMA in order to reach a key resistance of $10,800. If it goes past these levels, It could reach a price above $11,000. In addition, there is also a bullish trend line forming close to the $10,450 so if a break occurs under this trendline, more declines towards the $10,000 will come in the next sessions.
The technical charts show that the number one cryptocurrency will likely struggle some more since the Moving Average Convergence Divergence has zero divergences while the Relative Strenght Index shows levels below 40. According to the crypto trader Josh Rager, bitcoin closed the week with no movements that between the primary support levels and resistance levels. As noted in the latest cryptocurrency news, there is a breakout expected after the $10,000 range due to the buyer’s exhaustion and demoralization.
BitMEX CEO Arthur Hayes: ‘Traditional Traders Are Under Pressure’
“Some of the practices in our market are going to be mimicked in traditional trading [...] All these things about being somewhere and trading something and physically reconciling records is all going to go out the window. Once you get away from that and understand that everything will be digital in the next 10 years, you realize that Bitcoin isn’t such a strange idea.”It remains to be seen how labor organizations which were crucial in the adoption of weekends, the 40-hour workweek and mandatory break - will respond to the claims of the BitMEX CEO Arthur Hayes and especially if his prediction passes. On September 18 and before this, the CEO of BitMEX was in the news for predicting that Bitcoin (BTC) could soon shoot to $20,000 as a result of emergency measures from the United States Federal Reserve. The comments by Hayes came right after the Federal Reserve swooped in and decided to decrease interest rates on some loans which reached more than 10% or four times its target. More than $53 billion was pumped in the economy through the quantitative easing (QE) measures.
“QE4eva is coming. Once the Fed gets religion again, get ready for #bitcoin $20,000,” the BitMEX CEO Arthur Hayes tweeted back then.The latest Bitcoin and altcoin news show a new correction on the market. The total market cap is now at $267 billion and Bitcoin is again below $10,100.
McAfee Believes Bakkt Launch Could Jumpstart Widespread Adoption
“BAKKT goes live tomorrow. It is an institutionalized exchange so I won’t be using it, but institutions will feel a level of trust that they had not had. It could jump-start Ctypto adoption. But remember – it is the opposite of freedom’s movement."https://twitter.com/officialmcafee/status/1174999327917297666 McAfee also said that the date of the platform's launch mixed up - and the Bakkt actually launches on Monday and not tomorrow. The coming altcoin news sum up a lot of stances from the community. One of them is the viewpoint of Thomas Lee, a prominent cryptocurrency analyst and a notable Bitcoin bull. While John McAfee believes there could be a bull run soon, Lee said that the Bakkt launch will improve the institution trust of the crypto markets.
“I am very positive on @Bakkt and its ability to improve trust with institutions to crypto,” Lee explained.https://twitter.com/fundstrat/status/1174894754250838016 Assuming that everything goes well and the Bakkt launch proceeds with great success and utilization, it could lead to an influx of fresh capital in the markets. This could also boost the performance of crypto for the second half of 2019. The best cryptocurrency news sites today report about the falling price of Bitcoin over the past several days. The sideways trading, however, may soon come to an end as McAfee believes - mostly because of the upcoming Bakkt launch.
CME Group Will Launch Bitcoin Options Early In 2020
“Based on increasing client demand and robust growth in our Bitcoin futures markets, we believe the launch of options will provide our clients with additional flexibility to trade and hedge their bitcoin price risk. These new products are designed to help institutions and professional traders to manage spot market bitcoin exposure, as well as hedge Bitcoin futures positions in a regulated exchange environment.”CME Group also detailed that since their 2017 launch, there have been more than 20 "successful" futures expiration settlements and more than 3,300 individual accounts trading the contracts. Close to 7,000 CME Bitcoin futures contracts are traded on average each day, the company stated. Meanwhile, the coming altcoin news in March this year showed that CBOE abruptly changed the tack and halted its futures product. Now that CME Group will launch Bitcoin options and CME won't (for now), this gives a massive advantage to CME as the sole provider of Bitcoin futures in the US. However, it seems like CME will have a new rival from Monday. The rival is the Intercontinental Exchange (ICE) and is subsidiary Bakkt - both of which are preparing to offer a new BTC futures product. Unlike CME and its cash contracts, ICE will be offering a physically settled product which means that its customers will receive actual Bitcoin (BTC) instead of the cash equivalent.
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