Bitcoin Quickly Approaches $15,000 As Election Outcome Lingers

Bitcoin Quickly Approaches $15,000 As Election Outcome Lingers

The stress related to the United States Presidential election has triggered a wave of FOMO buying in Bitcoin, picking up in steam even more the longer the outcome of the election lingers on. With more than 48 hours already passed since polls began to close, how long could this go on for, and how will […]

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