Top 5 cryptocurrencies to watch this week: BTC, XRP, ADA, XMR, ATOM

In the past three years the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission has shot down several applications for a Bitcoin (BTC) exchange-traded fund. This dashed hopes of many investors who believed Bitcoin price would rally higher if an EFT was approved.

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DOJ says use of privacy coins is ‘indicative of possible criminal conduct’

A new report from the U.S. Department of Justice alleges that crypto traders dealing with coins like Monero, Dash, and Zcash are engaging in “high-risk activities.”
According to the report by the U.S.

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Top 5 cryptocurrencies to watch this week: BTC, ADA, XMR, ATOM, VET

Investors are concerned about the stability of the cryptocurrency market after it was faced with a flurry of adverse news in the past few days.
Fortunately, the markets have matured to the extent that negative news no longer provokes wild price swings like they once did in crypto’s early days.

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Open sesame: Will ‘cracking’ Monero reveal treasure or fool’s gold?

Recently, the United States Internal Revenue Service caused a stir in the crypto community when it put a bounty on the head of anonymity-focused crypto-asset Monero (XMR), offering $625,000 to anyone who could effectively track the purportedly untraceable asset.

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Cashless future ahead? Utopian digital dream with dystopian inequality

In Sweden, cash in circulation represents only 1% of the country’s gross domestic product, and some experts predict the nation will go “totally cashless” by 2023. In China’s largest cities, over 90% of people use WeChat Pay and Alipay as their primary payment method, with cash a distant second.

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