מאַרק ראַפּט: מיט פעד קורס פּאָליטיק אַנטשיינדזשד, ביטקאָין פּאַסיז $ 11 ק; יטער אָפּציעס געוועט אויף די פּרייַז ונטער 400 $

Bitcoin’s price continues to move up, with a little help from the U.S. Federal Reserve, while ether traders are hedging in the options market.

  • ביטקאָין (BTC) טריידינג אַרום $ 10,979 ווי 20:00 UTC (4:2 עט). פארדינט 24% אין די פריערדיקע XNUMX שעה.
  • 24-שעה קייט פון ביטקאָין: $ 10,662- $ 11,099
  • בטק העכער זייַן 10-טאָג און 50-טאָג מאָווינג אַוורידזשיז, אַן בוליש סיגנאַל פֿאַר מאַרק טעקנישאַנז.

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ביטקאָין טריידינג אויף קאָינבאַסע זינט 14 סעפטעמבער.
מקור: טראַדינגוויעוו

Bitcoin hit as high as $11,099 on exchanges such as Coinbase Wednesday after the U.S. Federal Reserve announced it was keeping interest rates near zero until maximum employment is achieved. The price lost steam to $10,979 as of press time, however.

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“Buyers have already reached $11,000 per BTC. We expect an increase to $11,200, and then a test of $11,500,” said Constantine Kogan, partner at crypto fund of funds BitBull Capital.

לייענען מער: די קריפּטאָ סטאַרטאַפּ נעמט ביטקאָין אַדוואָקאַסי צו אַ גאַנץ נייַע מדרגה

At least one stakeholder remains wary until there is more buying volume in the bitcoin market, however. “Personally I think we need to see sizable purchase volume above $12,000 to really get this moving, otherwise I would tend to expect some more consolidation over the next few weeks,” said Neil Van Huis, director of institutional trading at liquidity provider Blockfills. The last time bitcoin hit $12,000 was back on Sept. 1.

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ביטקאָין טריידינג אויף קאָינבאַסע די לעצטע חודש.
מקור: טראַדינגוויעוו

Bitcoin mining could play a role in near-term market movements, added Van Huis. “If BTC prices are higher, miners may look to capitalize on it by selling to raise cash,” he said. The mining difficulty adjustment, expected on Sept. 19, is anticipated to trend higher since hashpower has been hitting record highs this week. That means older mining machines will be replaced with newer models in order for some operations to compete.

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Bitcoin mining difficulty the past three years.
מקור: גלאַסנאָדע

“Miners would essentially be speculating on whether it would be more profitable to just let their bitcoin holdings ride because they can’t get access to equipment, or sell BTC to raise cash for equipment to mine more efficiently going forward,” added Van Huis.

Italian over-the-counter trader Alessandro Andreotti pointed to the amount of bitcoin locked in decentralized finance, which crossed the 100,000 BTC mark this week, as a bullish sign for the world’s oldest cryptocurrency. “I think it is a great milestone for decentralized finance as a whole, showing how much potential it has and how many investors believe in it,” Andreotti said. “These are exciting times.”

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Ether options bet below $400

יטער (ETH), די צווייט-גרעסטן קריפּטאָקוררענסי דורך מאַרק קאַפּיטאַליזיישאַן, איז געווען אַרויף מיטוואך טריידינג אַרום $ 365 און קליימינג 0.28% אין 24 שעה ווי 20:00 UTC (4:00 ET).

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Ether options traders remain biased toward spot prices below $400. While 36% expect ether to be over $380, only 22% of options bets expect ether over $400 next week at the Sept. 25 expiration.

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Probabilities for ether price at expiration next week.
מקור: סקעוו

William Purdy, an options trader and founder of analysis firm PurdyAlerts, said that ether’s implied volatility, the forecast of its price movements, has been higher than realized volatility, a measure of price movements from past behavior, since July. As option prices are based on implied volatility, he sees an opportunity in shorting ether options.

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Ether Implied volatility versus realized volatility the past three months.
מקור: סקעוו

“The implied volatility is priced at a premium to historical volatility as ether investors are looking for downside price protection from future unfortunate events,” said Purdy. “This protection cost is often overestimated by the market and can be taken advantage of by selling options.”

אנדערע מארקפלעצער

דיגיטאַל אַסעץ אויף די קאָינסדעסק 20 are mixed, mostly in the red Wednesday. Notable winners as of 20:00 UTC (4:00 p.m. ET):

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נאָוטאַבאַל לוזערז זינט 20:00 UTC (4:00 עט.):

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  • ייל איז אַרויף 4.4%. פּרייַז פּער פאַס פון מערב טעקסאַס ינטערמידייט גראָב: $ 40.09
  • גאָלד איז געווען אין די גרין 0.27% און אין דער צייט פון דרוק $ 1,958.

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  • U.S. Treasury bond yields were mixed Wednesday. Yields, which move in the opposite direction as price, were down most on the two-year bond, in the red 8%.

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Source: https://www.coindesk.com/wrap-federal-reserve-bitcoin-ether-options