Bitcoin Forum
May 22, 2019, 06:11:44 AM *
News: Latest Bitcoin Core release: 0.18.0 [Torrent] (New!)
 
   Home   Help Search Login Register More  
Poll
Question: What year will we achieve a new ATH?
2019 - 31 (29.2%)
2020 - 42 (39.6%)
2021 - 26 (24.5%)
2022 - 5 (4.7%)
2023 - 0 (0%)
Never - 2 (1.9%)
Total Voters: 106

Pages: « 1 ... 21331 21332 21333 21334 21335 21336 21337 21338 21339 21340 21341 21342 21343 21344 21345 21346 21347 21348 21349 21350 21351 21352 21353 21354 21355 21356 21357 21358 21359 21360 21361 21362 21363 21364 21365 21366 21367 21368 21369 21370 21371 21372 21373 21374 21375 21376 21377 21378 21379 21380 [21381] 21382 21383 21384 21385 21386 21387 21388 21389 21390 21391 21392 21393 21394 21395 21396 21397 21398 21399 21400 21401 21402 21403 21404 21405 21406 21407 21408 21409 21410 21411 21412 21413 21414 21415 21416 21417 21418 21419 21420 21421 21422 21423 21424 21425 21426 21427 21428 21429 21430 21431 ... 23915 »
  Print  
Author Topic: Wall Observer BTC/USD - Bitcoin price movement tracking & discussion  (Read 21172200 times)
This is a self-moderated topic. If you do not want to be moderated by the person who started this topic, create a new topic. (23 posts by 12 users deleted.)
S_Therapist
Full Member
***
Offline Offline

Activity: 224
Merit: 266



View Profile
October 15, 2018, 06:20:52 PM

On April 28 2017, USDT was $0.92 and after a couple of days, BTC got huge hype.

Today USDT is $0.96 and BTC is also getting strong. Will we see the same?

Someone please quote for image.
1558505504
Hero Member
*
Offline Offline

Posts: 1558505504

View Profile Personal Message (Offline)

Ignore
1558505504
Reply with quote  #2

1558505504
Report to moderator
1558505504
Hero Member
*
Offline Offline

Posts: 1558505504

View Profile Personal Message (Offline)

Ignore
1558505504
Reply with quote  #2

1558505504
Report to moderator
The Man Behind
Pokémon
&
Yu-Gi-Oh
brands
Collect!
Trade!
Play!
Advertised sites are not endorsed by the Bitcoin Forum. They may be unsafe, untrustworthy, or illegal in your jurisdiction. Advertise here.
goldkingcoiner
Sr. Member
****
Offline Offline

Activity: 350
Merit: 284


STO/ICO/IEO Advisor


View Profile WWW
October 15, 2018, 06:22:02 PM

There have been other groups showing interest in offering cryptcurrency to their customers. For now, it has not resulted in that MEGA pump (if this Tether thing is not to be counted). For now, it looks like that pump has no immediate follow up.

I just honestly hope we can grapple for some kind of support or we are scaling down the green candle back to where we were for another week of sideways action
toknormal
Legendary
*
Offline Offline

Activity: 1946
Merit: 1157


View Profile
October 15, 2018, 06:25:33 PM


The evidence provided to show that Tether is a fraud doesn't stand up to scrutiny.

LoL. It doesn't have to.

The only thing that has to "stand up to scrutiny" is the integrity of Tether's collateralisation.

Feel free to point me in the right direction.
Last of the V8s
Legendary
*
Offline Offline

Activity: 1134
Merit: 2128


Be a bank.


View Profile
October 15, 2018, 06:30:09 PM

or tether knew they were solvent. spread the fud themselves. bought your bitcoins for cheap. dumped on you at the top.
Last of the V8s
Legendary
*
Offline Offline

Activity: 1134
Merit: 2128


Be a bank.


View Profile
October 15, 2018, 06:30:31 PM

https://support.bitfinex.com/hc/en-us/articles/360010505034-Fiat-on-Bitfinex
Last of the V8s
Legendary
*
Offline Offline

Activity: 1134
Merit: 2128


Be a bank.


View Profile
October 15, 2018, 06:30:49 PM

https://ftalphaville.ft.com/2018/10/15/1539602745000/It-s-really-happening----Woz-joins-Baroness-Mone-s-blockchain-company-/
Last of the V8s
Legendary
*
Offline Offline

Activity: 1134
Merit: 2128


Be a bank.


View Profile
October 15, 2018, 06:31:45 PM

https://www.pscp.tv/w/1yoJMVyeVOWxQ
fidelity drones droning on at a conference
Last of the V8s
Legendary
*
Offline Offline

Activity: 1134
Merit: 2128


Be a bank.


View Profile
October 15, 2018, 06:33:03 PM

On April 28 2017, USDT was $0.92 and after a couple of days, BTC got huge hype.

Today USDT is $0.96 and BTC is also getting strong. Will we see the same?

Someone please quote for image.
crypmike
Sr. Member
****
Offline Offline

Activity: 448
Merit: 271



View Profile WWW
October 15, 2018, 06:34:03 PM

Fidelity, the $2.5 trillion Wall Street giant, is launching a brand new institutional brokerage and custody business for crypto

https://theblockcrypto.com/2018/10/15/fidelity-the-2-5-trillion-wall-street-giant-is-launching-a-brand-new-institutional-brokerage-and-custody-business-for-crypto/

...

Okay, this is very bullish.


I can even imagine if the morning pump was a result of insiders information about Fidelity, not this bullshit about USDT delisting from Binance
cAPSLOCK
Legendary
*
Offline Offline

Activity: 2184
Merit: 1299


UNLEASH THE FURY!


View Profile
October 15, 2018, 06:36:04 PM

Above 7k and I will have powder in my nose.

Above $7k USD and I might consider having sex again...

Depression is really setting in.

* BobLawblaw cracks open beer number four

You gotta set your sights a little longer. (Beer counting should done in a 28 day cycle)  Cheesy

At the end does he have his "beriod"?

Is what he's experiencing now just some "BMS"?
micgoossens
Hero Member
*****
Online Online

Activity: 700
Merit: 1998


Be safe, Elwar and Nadia !!


View Profile
October 15, 2018, 06:36:15 PM

Above 7k and I will have powder in my nose.

Above $7k USD and I might consider having sex again...

Depression is really setting in.

* BobLawblaw cracks open beer number four

lol Roll Eyes

Happy its week and 5 straight days of detox, cause last week was way too strong.....
my body was Total rekt on sunday, recovery is slower, so NO alcohols on the weekly anymore (only on occasions)

When i think a BULL is on the lose, and after 2-3 silly days of midget pumping...... to Then see 1 fat red bar to the Bartpattern starting formation ...... YEAH THOSE DAYS A wodka/gin/white russsia all looks delicious

jonoiv
Hero Member
*****
Offline Offline

Activity: 784
Merit: 523



View Profile
October 15, 2018, 06:45:22 PM

4. There are some well researched articles showing that the Bitfinex/USD Tether operation has essentially been responsible for the ENTIRE price rise in bitcoin right from $180 to where we are today


Having said that they do claim to have proven the funds and even if tether is worth 0, it still only accounts for only 2.1% of the total market cap of bitcoin, so appart from the FUD value, it's relitivly meaningless.

I don't understand why people continue to make this argument as if it's significant.

2% of bitcoin's marketcap is HUGE and easily enough to control the entire market, since only a tiny proportion bitcoin's supply is ever to be found on orderbooks. The significant ratio is not Tether Marketcap/Bitcoin marketcap but Tether Marketcap/Bitcoin Orderbook size.

Anyway, it doesn't matter. Just the fact that there's an arbitrarily controlled counterfeit money supply that requires no backing, is supported by the biggest exchanges, and is created at will by a private entity in the Cayman Islands is easily enough to scam the entire industry and implode the market if and when it goes tits up.

Here in fact is the "MT Gox" effect right in front of our faces:




Your fear is well founded.

But Bitcoin is stronger and more important than Tether.  Tether going tits up as you say would have a significant negative impact.  But I think it would be less than the impact of Gox in the past.

Bitfinex and their USDT should be shaking in their boots with Fidelity, Bakkt etc coming on board.  The tiddlywinks days of shady exchanges and monopoly money are coming to and end.

With fireworks?  Maybe.  But it might not matter in the end.  The things that are coming will dwarf all this in the end.

They don't control 2%, the tether users hold the 2%.

like on 22nd April 2017 when tether hit 92 cents, as the volume for bitcoin buys increased and the price went from 1.3k to 20k.

What makes you think that the liquidity problems aren't happening on other non-tether exchanges?  

Not saying it's a good situation, but i am saying people like to feed the fear, especially on this thread.



 
HairyMaclairy
Hero Member
*****
Offline Offline

Activity: 840
Merit: 1357


Degenerate bull hatter & Bitcoin monotheist


View Profile
October 15, 2018, 07:02:42 PM

like on 22nd April 2017 when tether hit 92 cents, as the volume for bitcoin buys increased and the price went from 1.3k to 20k

This.   

A run on Bitfinex could, in theory, push the Bitcoin price on Bitfinex over $40k and break $20k on all other exchanges if Bitfinex didn’t halt trading.  I think they would stop trading long before that happened but this shit can get out of control real quick if you aren’t careful.
Wekkel
Legendary
*
Offline Offline

Activity: 2142
Merit: 1143


yes


View Profile
October 15, 2018, 07:05:14 PM


This article requires registration. Any summary available?
Last of the V8s
Legendary
*
Offline Offline

Activity: 1134
Merit: 2128


Be a bank.


View Profile
October 15, 2018, 07:08:49 PM
Merited by goldkingcoiner (1)

https://archive.is/EkMCD + https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gjI_ut6TP4g
toknormal
Legendary
*
Offline Offline

Activity: 1946
Merit: 1157


View Profile
October 15, 2018, 07:09:40 PM


Google: "michelle mone steve wozniak", then hit the pictorial summary that appears. Seems you can get in that way without a registration.
Last of the V8s
Legendary
*
Offline Offline

Activity: 1134
Merit: 2128


Be a bank.


View Profile
October 15, 2018, 07:20:12 PM

https://bitcoinist.com/new-yale-study-every-portfolio-must-include-at-least-6-bitcoin/
http://www.nber.org/papers/w24877.pdf
someone crib this pls^?
mfort312
Sr. Member
****
Offline Offline

Activity: 366
Merit: 448


I am a banana.


View Profile
October 15, 2018, 07:22:39 PM
Last edit: October 15, 2018, 07:36:51 PM by mfort312
Merited by JayJuanGee (1), infofront (1)

Fidelity, the $2.5 trillion Wall Street giant, is launching a brand new institutional brokerage and custody business for crypto

https://theblockcrypto.com/2018/10/15/fidelity-the-2-5-trillion-wall-street-giant-is-launching-a-brand-new-institutional-brokerage-and-custody-business-for-crypto/

Fidelity Launches Institutional Platform For Bitcoin And Ethereum

https://www.forbes.com/sites/michaeldelcastillo/2018/10/15/fidelity-launches-institutional-platform-for-bitcoin-and-ethereum/#5319f43f93c4

Fidelity just made it easier for hedge funds and other pros to invest in cryptocurrencies

https://www.cnbc.com/2018/10/15/fidelity-launches-trade-execution-and-custody-for-cryptocurrencies.html

Quote
Fidelity Investments, which administers more than $7.2 trillion in client assets, announced a new and separate company called Fidelity Digital Asset Services Monday.

Okay, this is very bullish.

Who needs a stinking ETF once the big boys come to town?

Can you imagine if this announcement had come a year ago? The bull run might never have stopped.

Fidelity has been visionary in the crypto space since early on; it's been more than a year since linked Coinbase balances starting showing up in Fidelity accounts.

As it is, news like this is hardly a fart in the wind these days.

It's amazing how institutionally mainstream Bitcoin is becoming right below our noses, and yet the masses still sleep, butt-hurt as ever for perhaps buying the peak and selling too soon (probably to the very institutions they distrusted in the first place).

Fidelity is a privately held company. They don't answer to no stinkin' shareholders or quarterly reports. They are out to conquer Millennial investors, and embracing crypto may launch them well past their competitors into the future.

This is who you have to thank, boys: Abby Johnson, chair and CEO of Fidelity. Bitcoin may largely be a man's world, but we owe a lot of respect to the Abby Johnsons, Elizabeth Starks, and Hester Peirces of the world. They actually get shit done when and where it matters. Fuck you, Jamie Dimon.



One-on-one with Abby Johnson, Fidelity's ultra-private president
http://fortune.com/2014/06/02/one-on-one-with-fidelitys-ultra-private-president/

Fidelity CEO Abigail Johnson says the company is mining cryptocurrencies (1 year ago)
https://techcrunch.com/2017/09/28/fidelity-ceo-abigail-johnson-says-the-company-is-mining-cryptocurrencies/

Fidelity CEO Talks 'Love' For Bitcoin, Why Blockchain Will 'Change' Markets (1.5 years ago)
https://www.coindesk.com/fidelity-ceo-talks-love-bitcoin-blockchain-will-change-markets/
kirreev070
Sr. Member
****
Offline Offline

Activity: 406
Merit: 271



View Profile
October 15, 2018, 07:24:33 PM

HairyMaclairy
Hero Member
*****
Offline Offline

Activity: 840
Merit: 1357


Degenerate bull hatter & Bitcoin monotheist


View Profile
October 15, 2018, 07:52:14 PM

Let's reflect on what happened today.

  • There was the start of a run on Bitfinex, which triggered a pump on Bitcoin
  • Fidelity has announced various institutional Bitcoin services
  • Legacy markets are unstable, with another financial crisis expected "soon"

What happens when the next financial crisis hits, and a proportion of the world's financial institutions all try to run on the banks into Bitcoin?



Pages: « 1 ... 21331 21332 21333 21334 21335 21336 21337 21338 21339 21340 21341 21342 21343 21344 21345 21346 21347 21348 21349 21350 21351 21352 21353 21354 21355 21356 21357 21358 21359 21360 21361 21362 21363 21364 21365 21366 21367 21368 21369 21370 21371 21372 21373 21374 21375 21376 21377 21378 21379 21380 [21381] 21382 21383 21384 21385 21386 21387 21388 21389 21390 21391 21392 21393 21394 21395 21396 21397 21398 21399 21400 21401 21402 21403 21404 21405 21406 21407 21408 21409 21410 21411 21412 21413 21414 21415 21416 21417 21418 21419 21420 21421 21422 21423 21424 21425 21426 21427 21428 21429 21430 21431 ... 23915 »
  Print  
 
Jump to:  

Sponsored by , a Bitcoin-accepting VPN.
Powered by MySQL Powered by PHP Powered by SMF 1.1.19 | SMF © 2006-2009, Simple Machines Valid XHTML 1.0! Valid CSS!