Market-leading cryptocurrency Bitcoin maintains an average price of $ 9,700. Although the short-term outlook is still a bit uncertain.
Bitcoin price had a quiet day at $ 9,700
The price of the main cryptocurrency in the market, Bitcoin has had a quiet day during the day, staying at USD 9,700.
Bitcoin’s last stay above the $ 10,000 psychological resistance was brief. However, although corrections soon occurred, it did not dissipate the general mood and feeling of the community.
While its latest move hasn’t seen any noticeable price increases, BTC has strengthened its position on the charts, consolidating itself between the $ 9,500 to $ 10,000 range in an effort to again try to break its psychological resistance.
At the time of this writing, Bitcoin was priced at $ 9,581, according to our CryptoTrend trend Crypto Online tool.
Riot Blockchain bought more processors
Riot Blockchain, a NASDAQ-listed cryptocurrency mining company, recently announced the purchase of next-generation 1,000 Antminers Bitmain S19 Pro (110 TH) for $ 2.4 million.
These are more efficient and powerful equipment that seeks to have greater performance in operations. Riot is looking for his aggregate trading hash rate to increase by 46%.
Federal Reserve Chairman suggests using Ethereum-based tokens
United States Federal Reserve Board Chairman Jerome H. Powell, in a published statement, said Ethereum-based AMERIBOR was an alternative to LIBOR, a benchmark for short-term interest rates .
The statement was an answer to a question by Senator Tom Cotton (R-AR) about interest rates. AMERIBOR issues non-expendable tokens using parity smart contracts.
Senator Cotton spoke of the suitability of AMERIBOR and whether it “more accurately represents its cost of financing.” The LIBOR scandal forced US lawmakers to look for alternatives, of which the AMERIBOR is one of those that Powell seems to tentatively recommend.
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Writer Robert Kiyosaki stated that he “loves Bitcoin today” on Twitter, listing cryptocurrency as his top investment today. The author is responsible for the best-seller “Rich dad, poor dad” and defends the vision that it is necessary to “invest in what you love”.
The famous author posted about Bitcoin on social media this Thursday, adapting the saying “do what you want” to things related to investments.
In addition to talking about cryptocurrency, Kiyosaki also mentioned that he had an interest in gold and real estate investments. However, Bitcoin would be the “current passion” of the famous, who has sold millions of copies of the book “Rich dad, poor dad”.