‘Hurun China Rich List 2019’ Features 12 Crypto Magnates

“Hurun China Rich List 2019” published by Hurun Report, a research, media and investments firm, features 12 local cryptocurrency magnates. The latest list was published on Oct. 10 and includes co-founders of mining giant Bitmain Micree Zhan and Jihan Wu, founder of major crypto exchange Binance Changpeng Zhao and founder of competing OKCoin — Star Xu. Lastly, Leon Li, founder of cryptocurrency exchange Huobi, is also on the list. Mining hardware producers and crypto exchanges’ CEOs Bitmain’s Zhan — with his net worth of 30 billion Chinese yuan (over $4.2…

Crypto News From the German-Speaking World: Oct. 6–12 in Review

The German-speaking world has experienced another week full of exciting developments in the crypto industry, with Germany investigating the feasibility of a blockchain-based regional power trading platform, Iota Foundation joining forces with Zühlke to solve engineering problems and the German Central Bank saying that there is no need for a digital euro coin. Here is the past week of crypto and blockchain news in review, as originally reported by Cointelegraph auf Deutsch. Germany promotes research on a regional blockchain power exchange Cointelegraph auf Deutsch reported on Oct. 9, that the…

Ethereum Price Weekly Forecast: ETH Holding Important Support

ETH price started a sharp downside correction after trading as high as $198 against the US Dollar. The price is currently holding an important support area near the $180 level. There was a break below a major bullish trend line with support near $188 on the 4-hours chart of ETH/USD (data feed via Kraken). The pair could extend its decline towards the $175 support area before a fresh increase. Ethereum price is struggling to retain its bullish bias against the US Dollar and bitcoin. ETH is likely to bounce back…

Bitcoin (BTC) Price Weekly Forecast: $8,300 Holds Key For Fresh Increase

After a sharp increase, bitcoin price corrected lower sharply below $8,500 against the US Dollar. The price is currently consolidating above the key $8,300 support area. There was a break below a key bullish trend line with support near $8,420 on the 4-hours chart of the BTC/USD pair (data feed from Kraken). The price must stay above the $8,300 and $8,250 support levels to start a fresh increase in the near term. Bitcoin price is struggling to hold gains above $8,300 against the US Dollar. BTC needs to surpass the…