Bitcoin slips below $40K, BNY Melon expects significant BTC contribution, Charles Schwab open to BTC trading, Intel readies new mining chip, US policymakers call miners to congress, as Russia considers crypto ban.
By Jesse Knutson
Six month low
Bitcoin followed a slide in global stonks to end lower for the third week in a row.
Trading this week saw almost four months of consolidation resolved with a break to the downside triggering $240M of BTC liquidations and more than $600M across the broader digital asset…