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Coinmarketcap Responds to Accusations of Aiding Wash Trading

Coinmarketcap Responds to Accusations of Aiding Wash TradingCoinmarketcap (CMC), the web’s most popular cryptocurrency tracker website, has responded to accusations that it is implicit in supporting wash trading. This week, a platform called Crypto Exchange Ranks published detailed allegations of how CMC incentivizes exchanges to report fake volume. In a new blog post, Coinmarketcap has detailed its determination to support “transparency and […]

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How Coinmarketcap Incentivizes Exchanges to Report Fake Volume

How Coinmarketcap Incentivizes Exchanges to Report Fake VolumeBitforex, a cryptocurrency exchange that scarcely scraped the top 100 by trading volume until recently, has been accused of generating false trades on a mammoth scale. Crypto Exchange Ranks, which pulls in open source data from exchange APIs, has published a report in which it accuses Bitforex of creating fake volume and Coinmarketcap (CMC) of […]

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80% of the Top Cryptocurrency Exchanges From 2016 Have Been Replaced

80% of the Top Cryptocurrency Exchanges From 2016 Have Been ReplacedIn the fast-paced world of cryptocurrency, 2016 feels like a lifetime ago. For many of the top cryptocurrency exchanges at the time it effectively was; several have fallen by the wayside and eight out of the top ten platforms by trading volume have lost their spot. It’s not just vintage altcoins that time has been […]

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“Honest Coinmarketcap” Claims to Provide Accurate Cryptocurrency Data

“Honest Coinmarketcap” Claims to Provide Accurate Cryptocurrency DataIn the last 24 hours, $7 billion worth of bitcoin (BTC) was traded globally. That’s according to data provided by Coinmarketcap, the industry’s go-to aggregator of cryptocurrency data. Not everyone agrees with that figure however. “Honest Coinmarketcap” is a new project that aims to set the record straight and do away with inflated trade volumes. […]

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Here Are 7 Crypto Comparison Sites Chasing Coinmarketcap’s Crown

Here Are 7 Crypto Comparison Sites Chasing Coinmarketcap’s CrownIt’s tough at the top. There’s always some new upstart trying to shake you off your perch, whether you’re a monarch, a blockchain, or a cryptocurrency listing site. Coinmarketcap (CMC) has been the crypto community’s go-to price checker for as long as anyone can remember. While its dominance looks assured for now, a clutch of […]

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Here’s Why You Can’t Judge a Coin by Its Market Cap

Here’s Why You Can’t Judge a Coin by Its Market CapEver heard of a coin called ucash? You should have. It’s in the world’s top 25 cryptocurrencies after all, based on market cap, placing it higher than stratis, omisego, and zcash. Making it to the hallowed heights of 21st, where ucash placed on February 12, calls for mainstream media coverage, a growing user base, and […]

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Markets Update: Cryptocurrencies Recover Gains After the Coincheck Hack

Markets Update: Cryptocurrencies Recover Gains After the Coincheck HackBitcoin markets and cryptocurrencies values across the board are seeing healthy rebounds after the past three weeks of price dips. At the moment there is some substantial consolidation happening, and BTC bulls are still trying to breach the $12K zone. They came awfully close last night, but failed to break the key price region. Now, during […]

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The Marketing Ploys of Clones: Another Project Aims to Create a ‘Perfect Bitcoin’

The Marketing Ploys of Clones: Another Project Aims to Create a 'Perfect Bitcoin'This week another bitcoin-based clone is coming called ‘Bitcoin Atom,’ a project that joins the myriad of other BTC copycats that have allegedly copied the protocol since late 2017. According to the team, the BCA network will launch when the bitcoin core network processes block 505,888 or roughly around January 24. Also read: South Korean Card […]

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