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Image source: The Economist Over the past few months, the cryptocurrency market has witnessed the rise of NFTs - or non-fungible tokens - across the financial ecosystem. Artists, celebrities, companies, amongst others are issuing thousands of these tokens across blockchain networks, some being sold for up to 69 million dollars.    Auctions with such high-level bids and applicability concerns have left many wondering if NFTs are

Download As PDF Week in Review Archego’s Bill Hwang unwinds billions in leveraged equity positions causing an intraday sell off of key stocks. However, this was short-lived with the S&P 500 closing at over 4000 points, making a new all time high.Biden intends to fund a $2.25 trillion infrastructure plan with an increase in corporate tax rates.BlackRock dips it toes into Bitcoin futures.PayPal launches crypto

Download As PDF Week in Review Elon Musk announces that Teslas can be bought with bitcoin, and “bitcoin paid to Tesla will be retained as bitcoin, not converted to fiat currency.”Biden plans to spend a reported $3 trillion on recovery plans, with detailed proposals to be discussed in the coming weeks.Fidelity Investments and SkyBridge Capital file for bitcoin ETFs.Crypto hedge funds grew by 35% last

Download As PDF Week in Review The Federal Reserve triggers a muted rally on stocks and crypto by signalling there will be no increase in yield rates at least until 2023.Morgan Stanley rumoured to invest in Bithumb, a cryptocurrency exchange based in Korea.Hong Kong listed company, Meitu, buys another 16,000 ETH and 386 BTC.Deutsche Bank crypto report states that “bitcoin is too important to ignore”. Visa

Image source: crypto-economy.com A highly anticipated scaling solution for Ethereum, called Optimism, is slated to launch this month. By helping Ethereum run computations off-chain and only publishing transaction data on-chain, testing has shown that Optimism can reduce Ethereum’s current fees by 100x or more. We have seen how alternate high throughput versions of Ethereum like Binance Smart Chain have grown (see charts below), which

Download As PDF Week in Review JP Morgan announces it will issue a structured note offering for a cryptocurrency basket, giving investors exposure to bitcoin-holding companies such as Microstrategy and Square.Norway listed company sets up an investment arm, allocating $58 million to Bitcoin and digital asset ventures.BlockFi, a digital asset lending platform, raises $350 million valuing the company at $3 billion. Amazon Web Services now supports

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

Originally published on Capitalist Exploits on February 25th, 2021 In our Ethereum Primer, we outlined the platform’s underlying technology and functionalities, such as the ability to facilitate the global exchange of assets without an intermediary. But the question is: how do we quantify the value that Ethereum provides and how does this translate to ethereum’s value as an investable asset? There are few traditional financial

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