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Vitalik Buterin Announced The Official Date Of Ethereum Merge 

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The transition of Ethereum to proof-of-stake was a long being planned,

And the launch date for the long-awaited software upgrade was officially announced by the Ethereum Foundation today.

This Bellatrix upgrade will be activated via the Beacon Chain on September 6. 

The upgrade will set the remainder part of the Merge procedure in motion. 

According to the foundation, the Merge is expected between September 10-20, 2022.

"The Ethereum Foundation has released new details regarding the upcoming upgrade, indicating that the preparations are in order. 

A visualization of the timeline of upgrades around the Merge

The announcement could keep investors active on the market, pushing prices of ETH upwards," said Edul Patel, the CEO and co-founder of the global cryptocurrency trading platform Mudrex.