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After 10% Short Squeeze The Situation Is Still Bearish

After capturing a new annual low, Bitcoin was consolidating for around 12 hours before reaching to lower areas and marking the $3200 zone as the new yearly low. This was followed by a new record of the open short positions on Bitfinex. We mentioned it in our yesterday’s article, along with the possibility for a short squeeze. As anticipated, not ...

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Crypto Markets See Green Amid Talk of ‘Forced Short Squeeze’ on BitMEX

August 22: The crypto markets are seeing a second flush of green, with virtually all of the major cryptocurrencies seeing solid growth on the day, as Coin360 data shows. Positive price momentum is a welcome respite from protracted bearish sentiment, although multiple crypto commentators are attributing the upswing to yesterday’s announcement by leveraged crypto trading platform BitMEX that it would ...

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$230 Million Cleared on BitMEX Amidst Bitcoin Recovery, Short Squeeze Likely

Bitcoin’s most recent run-up has led many to ask, what was the catalyst? Some analysts cited institutional money, while others pointed out that it may have been positive technicals and a short squeeze. On Thursday’s showing of CNBC Fast Money, the CEO of Bitmex addressed the latter theory. BitMEX’s CEO Addresses The Short Squeeze Theory According to Business Insider, Bitcoin’s ...

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EOS Price: Short-term Squeeze can Push the Value Below $11

It has become apparent over the weekend there is still a lot of negative pressure across all cryptocurrency markets. All of these major currencies are still in the dirt, with the EOS price taking the biggest hit of them all. This most recent 14.24% setback is worrisome for altcoin speculators, albeit not entirely unexpected when looking at the bigger picture. ...

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Short Squeeze Catapults Price of Bitcoin Past $7,600 – The Merkle

Just hours after short positions on Bitcoin eclipsed longs, and as BTC shorts volume reached an all-time high, Bitcoin saw an explosion, appreciating over US$900 in under an hour, a growth of 13%. Since the pump, global cryptocurrency markets have risen over 10%, to just under US$300 billion. Speculators overwhelmingly agree that the cause for such a price movement was ...

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