Daily Cryptocurrency News – 22nd September 2018

A lot of things happens in the cryptocurrency field daily – and it’s hard to keep up-to-date with all of them. Therefore, the team from Zerocrypted decided to create a list with the most important daily news. Want to stay updated with the latest news in one article? Subscribe to our notifications system.

Ethereum recovers 15% in less than a day 

Ethereum had a rough time yesterday, when it was dethroned by Ripple – the 3rd cryptocurrency by market capitalization. But the second most known cryptocurrency gained the second place back in no time, with an amazing growth from $209.77 to $249.77. Right now, ETH is sitting at $238.77 – an increase of almost 15% since yesterday. This might be due to the fact that 15 companies and ConsenSys joined forced to create Komgo SA, as we reported yesterday in the daily cryptocurrency news.

Tim Draper still believes $250,000 per Bitcoin is possible.

The technology billionaire and owner of Draper Esprit, a venture capital fund that invests into disruptive tech companies – such as Revolut, believe that $250,000 per Bitcoin is still possible. He declared that “This is going to be so big, so if you see a dip [in prices], jump in,” completing with “Maybe it will dip further, but boy, I made that prediction and I’m sticking to it. $250,000 by 2022 for bitcoin.”

Moreover, he claimed that the Bitcoin blockchain is among the safest one possible, claiming that he trust it even more than the U.S dollars : “There are plenty of hacks around the crypto-world, but the bitcoin blockchain has never been hacked,” Draper said. “In fact, I am more confident in my bitcoin than I am in the U.S. dollars in Wells Fargo.”.

Other investors – such as Mike Novogratz – claimed that its impossible for Bitcoin not to surpass $8,800 or even $10,000 by the end of the year. The CNBC interview can be watched here.

Ripple 24h volume reached a new record

Ripple claimed the second spot on CoinMarketCap yesterday, as the volume increased like never before – reaching a price of $0.69. The last time Ripple had that value  was in June 2018. The space believes that the growth was caused by the xRapid Solution, used by banks and financial institutions. Right now, XRP is sitting at $0.55 with a $3 Billion trading volume for today.

Cardano can be stored on mobile starting September 25th

Cardano enthusiasts received great news today! Infinito Wallet will be accepting Cardano (ADA) starting September 25th. This is the first mobile wallet where ADA can be stored. Infinito wallet is available for both Android and Iphone and starting the 1.15.0 version it will be able to store ADA. Even more great news is coming for ADA. After a conversation on twitter, it is rumored that Trezor could have support for ADA in the future weeks. More details can be found here.

ICON (ICX) gets new partners 

ICX, the South Korean competitor of Ethereum just made a partnership with SK Holdings to offer blockchain services to Financial institutes,brokers, insurers and more.  The news caused ICX to reach a $0.72 value yesterday and is not sitting at $0.67. More details about the partnership can be found here.

Check yesterday’s news Daily Cryptocurrency News – September 21st

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