Bitcoin price falls below $4300

After a great surge up to $5000 Bitcoin price finally falls drastically 
04 September 2017   1131

The whole cruptocurrency community has been taking its breath watching the bitcoin price surge for the several days. However, just two days after achieving a historic high of over $5,000, the price has fallen below $4,300.

Bitcoin price chart on coindesk.com Bitcoin price chart on coindesk.com

According to the data provided by coindesk.com, Bitcoin started the session at $4,631, until around 07:00 UTC, when a sharp drop was observed taking the cryptocurrency to a low of $4,345 for the session.

At the time of writing, the price is about $4222 and Bitcoin's market capitalization is $69,850,102,721.

Bitcoin charts on coinmarketcap.com Bitcoin charts on coinmarketcap.com

The Bitcoin price fall corresponds to a general drop in the cryptocurrency markets. Thus, the data reveals that most digital assets are down today:

Cryptocurrency list on coinmarketcap.com Cryptocurrency list on coinmarketcap.com

As shown, Ethereum is down 15.61%, Litecoin is down 15.61% and Monero has dropped 12.60%.

Coinbase to Expand Services for Asia

Among the services available now there are Coinbase Prime, Pro and Custody
22 January 2019   119

Coinbase, the leading US cryptocurrency company reported that from now on its professional trading and custodial platforms are available to institutional clients and investors with large volumes from the Asian region.

In particular, according to the Coinbase blog, users of Asia will have access to the option of depositing accounts and withdrawing funds using SWIFT transfers through non-US bank accounts.

In the past 12 months, hundreds of crypto-first hedge funds have launched around the world, and many hundreds more traditional institutions such as proprietary trading firms, family offices and endowments have begun actively trading digital assets. Coinbase’s suite of professional products — Coinbase Prime and Pro, Coinbase Custody — serves these customers, along with other participants in the market, like asset issuers, crypto exchanges, and miners.
 

Elliott Suthers

Coinbase

Among the services available there are Coinbase Prime, Coinbase Pro and Coinbase Custody, which also supports the steamer USDC.

In December 2018, Coinbase began to provide services to residents of the islands of Guernsey and Maine, as well as Lithuania, Iceland, Andorra and Gibraltar.