Value Locked in Defi Jumped 7% in 5 Days — Harmony’s Horizon Bridge Siphoned for $100M – Defi Bitcoin News

While crypto prices have seen some healing during the last few days, the total value locked (TVL) across the entire decentralized finance (defi) ecosystem has also improved. The TVL in defi has seen an increase of 7.19% since June 20, and the defi protocol Makerdao’s TVL dominates by 10.37% this weekend. Defi TVL Improves, Cross-Chain … Read more

Top 5 cryptocurrencies to watch this week: BTC, SOL, LTC, LINK, BSV

Bitcoin is flashing some early signs of a relief rally, and SOL, LTC, LINK and BSV could follow if bulls reclaim $20,000 as a support level for BTC. Bitcoin (BTC) plummeted to $17,622 on June 18. This marked the first time in Bitcoin’s history that it has fallen below its previous cycle high. The United … Read more

Value Locked in Defi Slips to $74 Billion, Top Smart Contract Tokens Down Over 70% This Year – Defi Bitcoin News

Decentralized finance (defi) has been hit hard by the recent crypto market rout as the total value locked (TVL) across 118 different blockchains has slipped below the $100 billion mark to today’s $74.27 billion. The TVL in defi today is down more than 70% from its December 2, 2021, all-time high (ATH) at $253.91 billion. … Read more

Biggest Movers: MATIC Slides to 1-Year Low as LINK Rebounds Following Losses – Market Updates Bitcoin News

MATIC fell to a one-year low on Wednesday, as crypto markets continue to crash this week. The decline sees MATIC almost 10% lower, and comes as LINK rebounded on Wednesday, hitting a four-day high in the process. Polygon (MATIC) MATIC was a notable mover on hump-day, as prices of the world’s 20th-largest cryptocurrency fell by … Read more

The total crypto market cap drops under $1.2T, but data show traders are less inclined to sell

The total crypto market capitalization has been trading in a descending channel for the past 29 days and currently displays support at the $1.17 trillion level. In the past 7 days, Bitcoin (BTC) presented a modest 2% drop and Ether (ETH) faced a 5% correction. Total crypto market cap, USD billion. Source: TradingView The June … Read more

Defi Platforms and Smart Contract Tokens Suffer the Most During the Crypto Market Rout – Defi Bitcoin News

While the crypto economy has dropped lower in value against the U.S. dollar, sliding to just under $1.2 trillion, the value of decentralized finance (defi) protocols and smart contract tokens has suffered a great deal. Statistics show that the total value locked in defi has dropped 7.96% since May 18, to roughly $104 billion, and … Read more

Ocean Protocol, Helium and Chainlink post monthly gains while Bitcoin price consolidates

Positive price movements during bear markets are noteworthy primarily because they can help identify projects that have a good chance of surviving until the next bull cycle .  Generally, price action in June has been stagnant for a majority of the crypto market because traders are nervous about Bitcoin’s (BTC) oscillation around the $30,000 support … Read more

Biggest Movers: XTZ and LINK Surge to 1-Month Highs on Thursday – Market Updates Bitcoin News

Despite the crypto market trading lower today, Tezos and LINK both rose to one-month highs on Thursday. XTZ was up by 8.5% during today’s session, whilst LINK rose by nearly 9% in the day. Overall, the global crypto market cap is down 0.55% as of writing. Chainlink (LINK) LINK continued its recent run on Thursday, … Read more

Biggest Movers: LINK Remains Near 1-Month High, as ADA Extends Bull Run – Market Updates Bitcoin News

LINK remained close to a one-month high earlier in today’s session, as crypto markets shook off some of Tuesday’s volatile moves. Although price volatility remained, bulls returned to show force, with ADA continuing to climb higher this week. Chainlink (LINK) LINK was trading around a one-month high during today’s session, following a recent four-day bull … Read more

LINK marines rejoice after Chainlink 2.0 brings a new roadmap and staking

Passive income opportunities are one of the biggest draws in the cryptocurrency ecosystem because it gives investors an easy opportunity to grow their portfolio size regardless of the day-to-day price action. The latest token to get a bump in its price after announcing the upcoming implementation of staking is Chainlink (LINK), the decentralized oracle network … Read more