Bitcoin Searches On Rise In Turkey As TRY Falls – March 23

πŸ“ˆ 30 Second Cryptocurrency Price Summary

Current Bitcoin Price:Β $54,282

Bitcoin price has fallen slightly over the last day of trading, currently sitting around the $54,000 mark after a small downward spike.

Top-20 altcoins are mostly down, as Ethereum falls 6% and Terra falls 11%. Some coins have seen considerable gains, however, as IOTA gains 20% and XRP rises 10%.

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πŸ‘‰ Bitcoin Searches On Rise In Turkey As TRY Falls

Turkey has seen a spike in Bitcoin-related internet searches as the Lira plummets following the firing of central bank governor, Naci Agbal.

Concerns have arisen over the possibility of new capital controls being put into place by the new central bank chief, which would attempt to rectify the country’s inflation problem.

πŸ‘‰ OKEx Korea To Close Its Doors In April

OKEx’s Korean exchange arm has announced that it will be shutting down services in the country, notifying users that they must withdraw their balances by April 7.

Although no reason was provided for the closure, it is believed that it is due to South Korea’s new law which is set to come into effect on Thursday.

The law is based on anti-money laundering and prohibits the sharing of order books with other exchanges.

πŸ‘‰ Brave Browser Will Integrate Binance Smart Chain Wallet

The popular privacy-focused internet browser, Brave, will be integrating a dedicated Binance Smart Chain wallet, according to an announcement from Binance.

The preconfigured integration means that no manual set-up is required, with users being able to immediately transact on the Binance Smart Chain with little to no effort.