Solana Chain Back Online After Almost 20 Hours Of Downtime – September 15

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Current Bitcoin Price$47,465

Bitcoin price continues to recover steadily, as it reclaims the $47,000 level overnight to kick off Wednesday.

Top-20 altcoins have had mixed performance over the last 24 hours, as Ethereum gains 3%, Cardano remains unchanged and Solana falls 4% after its network outage.

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👉 Solana Chain Back Online After Almost 20 Hours Of Downtime

The Solana blockchain has come back online after almost 20 hours of downtime, which was triggered by “resource congestion” in the network.

Engineers scrambled to work on a fix, followed by Solana blockchain validators rushing to. upgrade to a patched version of the software. Service remained unsteady following the upgrade, however service now 5appears to be back to normal for the blockchain.

👉 Hedge Fund Manager Steve Cohen Backs Crypto Trading Shop

Hedge fund manager and New York Mets owner, Steve Cohen, has announced his backing  of a new crypto trading shop.

The company, called Radkl, comes out of GTS – a New York Stock Exchange market maker and trading firm. It will engage in various types of trading strategies, including quantitative trading.

👉 Coinbase Expands Junk Bond Offering Due To High Demand

Publicly-traded cryptocurrency exchange Coinbase has increased the size of its junk bond offering to $2 billion, following more than $7 billion of bids being placed.

The initial size of the sale was set at $1.5 billion, in an offering that included seven-year bonds at 3.375% and ten-year bonds at 3.625%.