5 Major Bitcoin Exchanges See Losses for First Time in 2 Weeks

by bitcoinist 08/12/2019

Five of the world’s biggest Bitcoin exchanges all saw more money leave them than enter them this weekend, data shows. Money on the Move As highlighted by ecosystem monitoring resource Token Analyst, August 12 saw a surprisingly taxing trading session for exchanges, despite ongoing strength in the Bitcoin price.  🚨 24H BTC exchange on-chain flows:#binance: $20M in | $39M out#bitstamp: $17M in | $19M out#bittrex: $2M in | $3M out#poloniex: $991K in | $2M out#bitmex:



Gainers

Logo Coin Price Change(24 Hour)
Ethereum Classic
Ethereum Classic$6.12356

%10.284

SOLVE
SOLVE$0.11212

%3.60431

Ravencoin
Ravencoin$0.03473

%2.8812

Augur
Augur$10.2594

%2.13752

THETA
THETA$0.12527

%2.1371

Waves
Waves$1.27106

%1.63557

ICON
ICON$0.21042

%1.3991

Synthetix Network Token
Synthetix Network Token$0.31319

%1.33913


Updated: 08/20/2019

Losers

Logo Coin Price Change(24 Hour)
QuarkChain
QuarkChain$0.01475

%-9.18326

Algorand
Algorand$0.62078

%-7.34992

Chainlink
Chainlink$2.39547

%-6.28026

WAX
WAX$0.05332

%-4.89081

Fetch
Fetch$0.06785

%-4.744

NULS
NULS$0.43288

%-4.51818

Siacoin
Siacoin$0.00196

%-4.46209

Ren
Ren$0.09380

%-4.24951


Updated: 08/20/2019

via coindesk08/20/2019

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