ZN Crypto Market Report — July 17th, 2019

 

Given the volatility of Bitcoin recently and a number of news events and narratives that have surrounded the price gain, it seems only right to take a more holistic view of the markets.

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Bitcoin Price Analysis (July 10th, 2019)

It has been a considerable amount of time since we’ve taken a real, in-depth look at the price of Bitcoin but we’re going to do so now. Pardon the delay, there were many upgrades that needed to be made to
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How Litecoin is Maintaining Relevance vs. Bitcoin

It is no secret that Litecoin has been gaining significant attention in the crypto space as of late. With all of the attention that’s been thrust upon Litecoin, as of late, it is worth evaluating what aspects/facets of the project

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Operation DK: Blockchain Analysis Using Crystal Blockchain

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Preface:

‘Operation DK’ name given as a pseudonymous identity of the individual that contacted me on Twitter at approximately 13:00 EST ; May 18th, 2019 requesting the tracking of allegedly stolen/hacked funds.

Transactions in Question:

  1. https://www.blockchain.com/btc/tx/c858f268d7e6a78e4884a7bb719307767a82f9560c0c6e8f7b49e4bb2b1c5780
  2. https://www.blockchain.com/btc/tx/279c41ebbc52423f5534122978126bfe44ab82f2f01aee7fbc02213c50464240

Reviewing

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Dissecting HTLC Use for Lightning Network and its Limitations

Major Characteristic #1

The Lightning Network utilizes HTLCs (hash time locked contracts), which prevent users from being able to obtain their funds at their sole discretion (outside of the parameters and restrictions of the HTLC).

 

In the passage cited

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Revised (Improved) NVT Ratio Calculation for Bitcoin

 

‘NVT’ is an acronym that stands for ‘Network Value to Transactions’ and it is a financial metric for Bitcoin that has created substantial discussion in the cryptocurrency community as of late — with many debating the usefulness (or lack

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Analyzing Currency Inflows into the Crypto Market (and Stablecoins)

 

Many believe that an influx of stablecoins is a bullish sign for the markets.

However, this often tends to not be the case. Let’s go ahead and revisit our current flow analysis from a few months ago.

The tweet

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Bitcoin Still in its Endless Loop of Consolidation (Price Analysis)

 

Since there has been some more slight movement for Bitcoin, we’re going to go ahead and take a look at the charts and see if we can detect any interesting developments in the indicators or the patterns that would

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QuadrigaCX’s Cash Scheme Was Nearly Identical to Wolf of Wall Street

 

One thing that has not been mentioned about the entire QuadrigaCX situation is the fact that its internal cash operations mirror several aspects of the movie, ‘Wolf of Wall Street’.

What is the ‘Wolf of Wall Street’?

If you

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How Does the Lightning Network Work

 

If you’re looking for a literal definition of what the Lightning Network is, then the following should suffice: 

The Lightning Network is just a protocol that enables the passage of bitcoins “off-chain” via the execution of smart contracts in

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Why Has Litecoin’s Price Increased So Much? (Deep Fundamental Analysis)

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If you’ve asked this question, then hats off to you, because it should be asked.

As noted in the most recent price analysis, Litecoin’s price has increased by 140%+.

Picture above has shit quality for some God-forsaken reason.

Reason #1 

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QuadrigaCX Ethereum Storage Found

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Introduction

This report was curated by the CEO and editor of the Zerononcense publication with corroborating information from Jesse Powell, CEO of Kraken Exchange and Taylor Monahan, CEO of MyCrypto.

The author of this report was able to

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Report Shows QuadrigaCX “Cold Wallets” Actively Involved in SIGNIFICANT Criminal Activity: Ties to Silk Road, Hacked Funds, Identity Theft, and Drug/Human Trafficking

 

 

Introduction

Recently, CoinDesk posted an article on their site that referenced a Reddit user’s analysis into the 103 bitcoins that QuadrigaCX (Canadian Exchange) claims that it sent to a cold wallet by accident.

Specifically, CoinDesk cites this Reddit

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Bitcoin Network Properties: ‘BIS’ Report Critique

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Introduction

Recently, the organization BIS (Bank for International Settlements) posted a critique of the Proof of Work consensus algorithm for Bitcoin. While there was significant media coverage around the critique, hardly any individuals/outlets took the time to critically

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QuadrigaCX Chain Analysis Report (Pt. 1): Bitcoin Wallets

This report provides an in-depth analysis of QuadrigaCX’s Bitcoin holdings.

The exposition of this report’s context will be added to the top of this document at a later time in the near future. For the time being, the information provided

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Ichimoku Cloud Guide Review for Crypto

This article will serve as a brief guide and overview of the Ichimoku Cloud technical indicator.

While it will not be a comprehensive list of all things that are related to the Ichimoku, this article should serve as a solid

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Bitcoin Wallets Funds are NOT at Risk: Debunking the Bryce Weiner and Andrew Desantis SegWit Theory

 

Recently, two known individuals in the crypto community, Bryce Weiner and Andrew Desantis, decided to rehash (no pun intended) a year-old supposed vulnerability involving Bitcoin’s transactions and SegWit (Segregated Witness).

According to the pair’s tweets on Twitter, Segregated Witness,

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Breaking Down the Constantinople Hard Fork

Before we can seriously dive into an Ethereum price analysis, we have to know what the heck is going on with Ethereum first.

That’s not an issue though because we are going to cover everything going on with this specific

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Dow Jones Fundamental Analysis (Part I): General Overview Edition

This is a rare crossover to stocks, but this feels like an appropriate one to make since there has been so much volatility in the markets as of recent.

In this price analysis, we’re going to go ahead and take

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Why is the Cryptosphere Underestimating Bitmain?

It seems that all too often there is an article being published that laments on Bitmain as though they were a failing franchise or as if the Chinese conglomerate is on the verge of bankruptcy.

However, this could not be

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Bitcoin Cash Price Analysis

We have not seriously covered the price of Bitcoin Cash for quite some time (ever since the split between the ABC and SV protocols) because the price of the two assets were moving in unison for the most part.

However,

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Bitcoin is Intuitively Tied to the Stock Market

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For those that do not know, Bitcoin is intuitively tied to the stock market’s performance. This article will attempt to explain how and why as well as what the relationship is between the stock market and Bitcoin’s price.

What is

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Bitcoin Cash Still Has Some Gas Left in the Tank

As mentioned before in our chats (Telegram and on Twitter) Bitcoin Cash still has the latent potential to continue increasing in price despite the enormous gains that it has accumulated in the past 24–48 hours.

 

Let’s briefly

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Daily Crypto Market Analysis Nov 2nd 2018

This is a daily marketing report that will be covering current statistics pertaining to the crypto market over the last 24 hours from time of writing (November 2nd, 2018).

Stats will be gleaned from coinlib.io as well as other sources

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Bitcoin Continues to Remain Ambiguous Short-Term

So, as a follow-up to the last price analysis that we did just a few days ago, we’re going to go ahead and take a look at Bitcoin and see whether or not the price will make that jump from

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South Korean Finance Minister Announces Banks in South Korea Can Host Crypto Exchange Accounts

As reported on Twitter earlier today by crypto reporter, Joseph Young, it appears that the finance minister for South Korea has finally decided to give Bitcoin exchanges the thumbs up:

https://twitter.com/iamjosephyoung/status/1057354278581415937

The article, in specific, that was linked was written

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Bitcoin Cash Also Looking Boring and Neutral (Slightly Bearish)

There has been a noticeable absence of Bitcoin Cash price analyses that we have conducted, so we’re going to attempt to rectify that now in our price analysis of Bitcoin Cash.

Please keep in mind that we will be dissecting

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Bitcoin Looks Ready for a Very Short-Term Price Drop

Since the last price analysis that was performed was dedicated toward providing insight into Bitcoin’s long-term prospects, we’re going to go ahead and take a look at its short-term prospects today (October 25th, 2018) and in the next few days

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Bitcoin Chain Analysis (Data Science) Pt. 1: Increasing # of Users Are Gravitating Toward ‘Actual Use’ of Bitcoin vs. Trading

 

This article is a bit different than some of the other ones that you may be used to from the brand because we’re going to do something called, ‘chain analysis’ for Bitcoin.

The purpose of this article will be

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Bitcoin: The Bear Market is Just Getting Started

 

Before delving into this price analysis, please review the former article regarding premiums on exchanges, which can be found here:

https://blog.zerononcense.com/2018/10/21/explaining-the-bitcoin-tether-premium-fiasco/

Bitcoin Price Analysis

Straight away, the first thing that’s worth looking at is the daily view to see

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