I Would Short Ether Before Bitcoin, Says Citron's Andrew Left

"I'd rather short ether." Andrew Left, the activist short-seller behind Citron Research, told CoinDesk on Tuesday that he thinks both bitcoin and ether, the cryptocurrency of the ethereum network, are "bubbles." If he had to choose one, though, he'd bet on ether's price to fall. Left is known for writing …
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Ether & Ripple Doomed As Securities According to Regulation Expert (news.bitcoin.com)

Former Obama administration financial regulator Gary Gensler believes cryptocurrencies such as ether and ripple appear as unregistered securities, and in current violation of the law. His comments carry considerable weight in the broader financial community. They also come after venture capitalists and lawyers invested in ether projects met secretly with the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) to head off such regulation. Spokespeople for both coins insist they’re not securities.  …

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Coinbase Launches Weighted Index Fund of Bitcoin, Bitcoin Cash, Ether and Litecoin

Coinbase has announced that it is launching a weighted index fund for cryptocurrencies. The move, while not exactly out of the blue, is a clear indication of the company's growing focus on projecting itself as a formidable player in the asset management services market. The popular cryptocurrency …
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Bitcoin, Ripple, Ether, Litecoin – Week Ahead Charts, Prices and Analysis

Five bearish lower high/lower low candles in a row this week emphasize the current weak state of cryptocurrency heavyweight Bitcoin. Not only has BTC broken through support offered by zone one and two, it has also re-entered the downtrend from the December 17 high of just $ 20,000. And to add to …
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