Crypto Market And Bitcoin Holding Support: BCH, Litecoin, EOS, XLM Analysis

The total crypto market cap is holding the main $250.0B support area, with positive signs. Bitcoin price could recover as long as it is above the $10,000 support area. Litecoin (LTC) price is eyeing an upside break above the $73.00 and $75.00 resistances. Bitcoin cash price is currently consolidating above the key $300 support area. EOS price is trading in a range above the $4.000 support, with bullish signs. Stellar (XLM) price is likely to make another attempt to surpass the $0.0600 resistance. The crypto market cap is showing positive…

Cryptocurrency Payments Processor BitPay Adds Support for Ether

Major cryptocurrency payment services provider BitPay has added support for the second-largest cryptocurrency by market capitalization, Ether (ETH). Per a press release published on Sept. 16, companies that use BitPay for payment processing are now able to accept Ether for purchases without having to set up any enhancements. BitPay has also made it possible for users to store and use Ether in a BitPay wallet, and for BitPay Prepaid Visa Card holders to top up their debit cards. Ether joins Bitcoin and Bitcoin Cash Launched in 2011, BitPay processes payments…

Coinbase Pro to Add Support for DASH Trading

United States-based major cryptocurrency exchange Coinbase announced that its professional trading platform Coinbase Pro will launch support for DASH token next week. According to a Medium post published by Coinbase on Sept. 12, Coinbase Pro will start accepting DASH deposits starting Monday “for at least 12 hours prior to enabling full trading.” The launch of DASH trading, on the other hand, is planned for 9 AM Pacific Standard Time on Sept. 17. The company also noted: “Once sufficient supply of DASH is established on the platform, trading on the DASH/USD,…

Seed CX Subsidiary Zero Hash Launches Support for Crypto Derivatives

Zero Hash, a calculation and settlement agent and subsidiary of cryptocurrency platform Seed CX, has added support for derivatives. According to a press release published on Sept. 11, Zero Hash now allows the settlement of bilateral derivatives transactions and supports settlement functions for forwards. The newly released service provides collateral management for derivatives, including options such as  “the calculation of variation margin, initial margin and final settlement values […] the sending of margin-call notifications.” Expansion to new options After procuring a virtual currency license from the United States Financial Crimes…

Bitcoin Price Faces Drop to Support Levels Below $10K

View Bitcoin risks falling below $10,000 this week, having confirmed a high-volume bearish reversal on the daily chart on Friday. A break below $10,000 would expose key support levels lined up at $9,755 and $9,320. The bearish case would weaken if the cryptocurrency rises above $10,350 today, confirming a wedge breakout on the hourly chart. A UTC close above $10,956 (Aug. 20 high as per Bitstamp data) is needed to revive the bullish outlook. Bitcoin (BTC) is losing altitude and may slide further toward $9,750 this week unless prices invalidate…

Casa Adds iOS and Android Support for Sats Mobile Wallet

Bitcoin (BTC)-focused technology firm Casa announced that its Sats mobile Bitcoin wallet app is now available for both iOS and Android devices. Casa announced in a post published on its official blog on Sept. 5 that the mobile wallet is now available for download. Furthermore, Casa notes that the latest version of the app can be used without the company’s hardware Bitcoin Lightning node, but users who do not connect the app to a node do not have access its Lightning Network capabilities. The app supports a public address-naming system…

Ethereum Price (ETH) Testing Crucial Support While Bitcoin Holding Gains

ETH price failed to settle above $180 and started a fresh decrease against the US Dollar. The price is currently trading near the $174 support and it could bounce back in the near term. There was a break below a major bullish trend line with support at $177 on the hourly chart of ETH/USD (data feed via Kraken). Bitcoin price is still holding the $10,500 support area and it could climb higher in the near term. Ethereum price is struggling to hold gains versus the US Dollar, while bitcoin is…

Amanie Advisors Support Ether’s Compliance With Islamic Finance Law

Islamic finance and Sharia advisory firm Amanie Advisors have established Ether’s (ETH) compliance with Islamic religious law. Ether receives Sharia endorsement In a blog post published on their website, Amanie Advisors announced that the firm has collaborated with the Ethereum Foundation to establish the platform’s compliance with Sharia religious law. As a result of the collaboration, the company released a paper with the main purpose of illustrating Ethereum’s compliance with Islamic morals, which concedes a Sharia endorsement of the project and the coin. In the white paper, the advisory firm…

1.4 Million Brazilian Point-of-Sale Devices to Support Crypto Payments

Cielo, the largest payment processing provider in Brazil, has unveiled support for Bitcoin (BTC) and cryptocurrency purchases on its point-of-sale (PoS) devices. Crypto payments via QR codes Cointelegraph Brazil reported the news on Aug. 30. According to the report, users can make crypto payments through Cielo PoS devices via QR codes. The PoS machines generate QR codes for payment, and the customer can then use a smartphone in order to scan a code and make a payment. The customer also reportedly needs to hold either an account with Uzzo or…

Ethereum Price (ETH) Testing Crucial Support But Recovery Won’t Be Easy

ETH price is under a lot of pressure below the $170 and $175 resistances against the US Dollar. The price is likely to decline sharply if it settles below the $165 support area in the near term. There is a declining channel forming with resistance near $169 on the hourly chart of ETH/USD (data feed via Kraken). The pair could start a decent recovery if the bulls manage to push the price above the $175 resistance. Ethereum price is trading in a bearish zone versus the US Dollar and bitcoin.…