Binance Launches Perpetual Litecoin Contract – January 9

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Current Bitcoin Price$7,884

Bitcoin price has corrected 2%, after its rapid bull-run, which broke the $8,400 mark.

Top-20 altcoins are mostly down as well, with Ethereum, XRP, and Bitcoin Cash all drop 1.5% each. Bitcoin SV is the best performer, up 2.7% over the last day of trading.

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👉 Binance Launches Perpetual Litecoin Contract

Binance Exchange recently announced the launch of a perpertual Litecoin contract, which will be paired against USDT.

The contract began trading on January 9th at 8am UTC time, and supports leveraged trading of up to 75x.

👉 Bakkt Custody Now Available to All Institutions

Bakkt’s qualified custodian, the Bakkt Warehouse, has expanded its services to all institutions, following authorization from the NYDFS.

Prior to the expansion, only traders of Bakkt Bitcoin Futures contracts were permitted access to the custody service.

👉 Crypto Exchange Donates $1M for Australian Bushfire Relief

Binance has allocated the equivalent of $1 million in cryptocurrency toward Australian bushfire relief efforts, while pushing for further donations in BNB.

The fires are reported to have killed multiple people, over half a billion animals, and destroyed in excess of six million acres of land.