Chart of price change BTC/USD

Currency pair BTCUSD represents the relation of bitcoin against the U.S. dollar. The BTCUSD pair is highly regarded among currency traders due to its high liquidity and volatility. This pair is practically not subject to the influence of fundamental factors, in particular, the publication of economic data. Dynamics of the BTCUSD pair depends on cryptocurrency news, state regulation and the actions of large investment funds operating in the cryptocurrency market.

Economic news


Bitcoin inches lower on marketwide selloff
Bitcoin inches lower on marketwide selloff

Bitcoin dipped on Tuesday, extending overnight declines and driving the world's most popular cryptocurrency towards a fresh multimonth weak point.

Selloff in bitcoin extends into Monday
Selloff in bitcoin extends into Monday

Bitcoin, BTCUSD, the world’s most popular cryptocurrency, has dropped as much as 8 percent to $3,843.10 on Monday, moving towards last weeks ...

Bitcoin extends rise, enjoying wild volatility
Bitcoin extends rise, enjoying wild volatility

The bitcoin rebound spread into Thursday with the world’s most popular cryptocurrency edging higher and on course for a third straight winnin...

Bitcoin wobbles near $4,000 key level
Bitcoin wobbles near $4,000 key level

Digital currencies leaped from recent lows on Wednesday, set to reverse some recent declines.

Bitcoin’s slump on hold, with markets trying to stabilize currency
Bitcoin’s slump on hold, with markets trying to stabilize currency

The downfall of bitcoin came to a recess today, as it edged up to $3,685.64, gaining 0.2% on the Kraken from yesterday’s late trading.

Bitcoin drops below $4,500, fresh 2018 low
Bitcoin drops below $4,500, fresh 2018 low

Bitcoin fell 10 percent on Tuesday to below $4,500 key level, extending the world's most populat cryptocurrency's declines to 30 percent du...

Bitcoin hits fresh 13-month trough
Bitcoin hits fresh 13-month trough

Bitcoin BTCUSD dipped to a fresh 13-month weak point on Monday, with the world's most popular cryptocurrency scaling $5173.23 on the Bitstamp p...

IMF bolsters governments to launch own virtual coins
IMF bolsters governments to launch own virtual coins

IMF chief Christine Lagarde said that governments need to think about creating own cryptocoins to save the industry from turning into a hideaway pl...

Brokers' Analytics


Bitcoin: on track to our target

We’re keeping an eye on bitcoin once again this week. We analysed the top cryptocurrency a week ago, and unsurprisingly, we were right! At the time of writing my previous piece...

Daily analytical report (07/12/18)

Bitcoin is going lower again. Not that it wasn't expected, as we've been seeing this for the past few months. The current drop is caused by the breakout of the lower line of ...

Pound dumped and Trumped, Bitcoin sinks deeper into abyss

The battered Pound was attacked from all angles by investors on Tuesday after President Donald Trump criticized Theresa May’s Brexit deal.According to Trump, the current agreem...

Bitcoin: don’t say we didn’t warn you!

Bitcoin was last mentioned here on the 29th of October. Back then, we were locked in a sideways trend and said that a breakout of a certain support should bring us a sell signal. You...

Sterling shows signs of life; Bitcoin crashes!

Sterling came back to life on Wednesday after Theresa May won cabinet support for her Brexit deal. GBPUSD rallied more 170 pips on the news, but gave up some of the initial gains to ...

Bitcoin staying put for now

Today, we have a kind of funeral here as we analyse an instrument that unfortunately seems to have died about two weeks ago: bitcoin. On the 15th of October, we had a huge rise (whic...

Take-off for bitcoin

Last week and this Monday, we’ve have many potential headliners for financial markets. Which should be the main one? Decline on stocks? Rise on gold? Or maybe it should be toda...

Bitcoin increases dominance, but cannot grow in price

Cryptomarket starts the week in the red zone: Bitcoin (BTC) has lost 3% for the last 24 hours and is trading around $6.300, the second largest cryptocurrency Ethereum (ETH) had falle...

GuruTrade users Blogs


Cryptocurrency Trading: Scalping and Other Strategies

Is it possible to apply the Forex trading strategies, such as scalping, in the cryptocurrency market? This is the main issue of this article.

Most significant events for financial markets to watch this week – April 23-27

The highest number of financial reports of U.S. companies for the first quarter are due to be published this week. Such tech giants as Facebook, Amazon and Google are going to post...

Key events to watch in financial markets this week – April 16-20

This week, investors will remain cautious amid geopolitical uncertainty and trade tensions - traders will assess the situation in Syria and trade conflict between the U.S. and China.

How To Calculate Cryptocurrency Market Cap?

Many of us have heard about the cryptocurrency market capitalization. Also, many of you probably paid attention to the news headlines from the category "Bitcoin lost 10% of the...

How To Trade Bitcoin? Part 2

Bitcoin trading, taking profits on price changes. Currency symbol: BTC. Due to the exotic character of ...

How To Trade Bitcoin? Part 1

The foreign exchange market is the world’s biggest and most liquid market. And for today, the already intensive forex market expands to yet another direction, offering...

How to use U.S. dollar index in Forex trading?

The U.S. Dollar Index (often marked as DXY or USDX) is widely used in Forex. The U.S. dollar index is an indicator of the U.S. currency's strength.

How Does Interest Rate Affect Currency Rate and Forex Market

The interest rates issue often appears on the agenda of various media outlets and many people are already aware that this is closely related to the global economy and finance and...

BTCUSD currency pair

BTCUSD currency pair is a completely new asset class, known as cryptocurrencies. Nowadays, Bitcoin – is the world's most popular cryptocurrency. Bitcoin trading runs 24 hours a day, 7 days a week on the largest cryptocurrency exchanges. Many forex brokers also offer their customers bitcoins as one of their assets.

One of the main characteristics of cryptocurrency trading instruments is high volatility. Bitcoin could be subject to potential swings in price due to the government regulation and latest news. BTCUSD currency pair is suitable for those traders who want to keep a diversified portfolio and have a good understanding of the investment risks.

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