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Download As PDF Week in Review The Senate passes the $1.9 trillion Covid relief bill.Paypal acquires Curvmpc, a digital asset custody provider.Amazon Web Services (AWS) added Ethereum into its Managed Blockchain service.The Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE) applied to list shares of VanEck’s bitcoin exchange traded fund (ETF).Citibank released a report stating bitcoin is at the tipping point and could be the preferred currency for

Download As PDF Week in Review Coinbase’s S-1 filing has shown that the percentage of retail investors dropped from 80.5% to 30% from the period 2018 to 2020, indicating a large rise in institutional investors.GIC, Singapore’s sovereign wealth fund, invests into the first Federally Chartered Digital Asset Bank, Anchorage.CI Global Asset Management filed a preliminary prospectus in Canada for the world’s first ethereum exchange-traded fund

Download As PDF Q4 2020 Report Here is our report for the last quarter of 2020, detailing the market performance for bitcoin, ethereum and the top stablecoins. It also covers a comparison with broader financial markets on performance and volatility, their correlation with other assets and intermarket analysis.  Week in Review Bitwise Asset Management launched the world’s first DeFi crypto index fund. MicroStrategy issued $900 million worth of convertible

Download As PDF Week in Review Tesla bought $1.5 billion in bitcoin and will start accepting bitcoin as a payment method.The first North American Bitcoin ETF got approval to list on the Toronto Stock Exchange.Mastercard plans to integrate crypto payments into its network.Paypal to offer UK users the ability to buy, sell and hold cryptocurrencies by Q2 2021.The Chicago Mercantile Exchange (CME) officially launched its

Download As PDF Week in Review Trading volume on decentralised exchanges created a new all-time high of $56 billion in January. Over 45% was from Uniswap. Visa announced the partnership with Neobank First Boulevard to pilot Visa’s crypto APIs that enable a bank to offer cryptocurrency custody and trading to their customers.21 Shares AG launched the world’s first Polkadot Exchange Traded Products (ETPs) on the Swiss

Download As PDF Week in Review Binance Research reported that globally over 100 million people are crypto users.Crypto exchange Coinbase announced its plan to go public through a direct listing. Swiss regulated bank Sygnum launched its European OTC options covering BTC/USD and ETH/USD trading pairs.Canadian crypto trust fund Ninepoint Partners went public on the Toronto Stock Exchange after raising $180 million from private investors.Dogecoin, a digital

Download As PDF Week in Review VanEck applied to launch a digital asset-related exchange traded fund (ETF) which would track the performance of the Global Digital Assets Equity Index (managed by its subsidiary).BlackRock is adding bitcoin futures as an eligible investment to its two funds, which will be invested in cash-settled bitcoin futures traded on commodity exchanges. Bill Miller addresses Microstrategy and Bitcoin in his newsletter,

Download As PDF Week in Review Cryptocurrency exchange Bakkt will be listed in the New York Stock Exchange through a US$2.1 billion merger with blank-check firm VPC Impact Acquisition Holdings. The Office of the Comptroller of the Currency (OCC) conditionally approved the Anchorage Digital Bank’s application for a national trust charter, making Anchorage Digital Bank the first national bank for digital assets.  Grayscale’s Q4 report highlights $3.2

Download As PDF Week in Review Welcome back! 2021 is here! We hope you had a safe and enjoyable break. The digital asset market kept us all on our toes. The comments in this weekly release cover the period back Monday 21 December. Bitcoin breaks all-time highs rising above $40,000 USD per coin, and doubles in value over a few weeks. and the aggregate crypto market

Download As PDF Note from the Principals We want to take this opportunity to thank all our investors and subscribers for an amazing year. We appreciate the support, feedback and shared passion for this asset class. It really brings us great pleasure to build products and services that enable safe, secure access, and the broader adoption of digital assets. We have some huge things in