Tether News

What is Tether? The Tether definition is fairly simple. Tether (USDT) is a stablecoin cryptocurrency, with each token aimed at tracking the value of 1 U.S. dollar. Assets pegged to the value of national currencies (fiat currencies) are called stablecoins. Participants can sell other cryptocurrencies for USDT to protect against volatility while maintaining the ability to send the asset to personal wallets or storage. Ethereum, as well as other blockchains, host USDT.  

Trading a Bitcoin/Tether, or BTC/USDT, pair is an option on some crypto exchanges or platforms. Cointelegraph’s Tether Price Index shows various data on the asset, including its market cap, along with its price, which should remain close in value to the U.S. dollar.

Market Analysis
Stablecoin inflows to exchanges tapered off as investors turned bearish on Bitcoin, but a surge in USDC minting could be a signal of upcoming regulation.
Stablecoin inflows to exchanges dip as traders watch Bitcoin from the sidelines
Jordan Finneseth
2021-06-21T23:20:50+01:00
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Market Analysis
Looking to build a diversified crypto portfolio? DeFi, stablecoins and oracles are three cornerstone sectors to consider.
Altcoin Roundup: Post-crash prices give investors a chance to build a diversified portfolio
Jordan Finneseth
2021-06-05T00:00:00+01:00
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The ICHI ecosystem has attracted several high-profile partners, including Solana, Moonbeam, SushiSwap, 1inch Network, Loopring and Bancor.
ICHI launches ‘Decentralized Monetary Authority’ for stablecoin issuance
Sam Bourgi
2021-05-27T20:00:00+01:00
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Markets News
DeFi showed tremendous strength during last week’s sell-off as DEX activity and stablecoin stability prove the sector may be ready for mass adoption.
Analyst says DeFi and stablecoins held up well as crypto markets imploded
Jordan Finneseth
2021-05-27T00:00:00+01:00
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Massive volatility on crypto markets has been always associated with an uptick on stablecoin markets, a Tether exec noted.
Tether mints more coins to break $60 billion market cap
Helen Partz
2021-05-25T10:00:23+01:00
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The bloody crypto market crash has seen the number of stablecoins on exchanges tag new all-time highs, but algorithmic stable token hodlers are suffering.
Crypto crash sees centralized stablecoins retain pegs while algorithmic tokens suffer
Martin Young
2021-05-24T06:57:39+01:00
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Caitlin Long has stated she is optimistic about the crypto regulations that are taking shape in the United States as the focus is on taxation and compliance.
'Crypto regulatory crackdown is starting' but it’ll be OK, says Avanti CEO
Brian Quarmby
2021-05-21T06:42:28+01:00
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Sponsored
A crypto derivative exchange has launched its first-ever trading contest, and is encouraging users to showcase their strategies in front of a global audience.
Cryptocurrency derivative exchange launches worldwide trading contest
Connor Sephton
2021-05-20T20:40:00+01:00
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