Just weeks after a typo in the platform’s code base, Hegic has shutdown again after a trader exploited a hole in the system’s design. The… Read More »DeFi Options Platform Hegic Shuts Down Again
Electric Capital recently released a report outlining the most prominent features of a true store of value. Alongside the U.S. dollar and gold, Bitcoin is… Read More »Bitcoin Building a Strong Case as Gold-like Store of Value
Extremely small or extremely large block sizes may cause similar centralization problems. Key Takeaways Bitcoin’s ideal block size is still being discussed by critics. Small… Read More »Bitcoin’s Block Size Debate Has 2 Failure Modes, Critics Say
Deribit continues to attract retail investors and small funds. But as institutional interest picks up, CME could make up the lost ground. Share this article… Read More »Deribit Hits Landmark Bitcoin Open Interest, CME Plays Catch Up
BitMEX’s handling of Bitcoin transactions raises transaction fees unnecessarily, according to new research. BitMEX Bitcoin Transactions Causing Fee Spikes According to findings published by 0xB10C,… Read More »Is BitMEX Costing Bitcoin Users Higher Transaction Fees?
Despite tumultuous market behavior, large ETH and BTC investors have been steadily adding to their holdings. Key Takeaways Whales have been steadily accumulating BTC and… Read More »Whales Accumulate Bitcoin and Ether, Disregarding Macro Concerns
Transaction fees on Bitcoin have increased by close to 250% since the network’s third block reward halving on May 11. If this is the start… Read More »Bitcoin’s Transaction Fees Soar Post-Halving
A confluence of forces and data paint a very bullish picture for Bitcoin heading into next week’s halving event. What’s more, institutional investors appear to… Read More »Are Institutions Re-Opening Their Bitcoin Positions?
Looking past severe price swings and talking heads, Bitcoin’s on-chain data reveals how much new interest is turning to BTC in 2020. Key Takeaways On-chain… Read More »Forget the Noise, These Indicators Suggest 2020 Will Be the Year of Crypto
Unprecedented monetary policy has placed the dollar’s dominance in question. At the same time, China is pulling ahead with its digital yuan initiative. Key Takeaways… Read More »With the Dollar’s Days Numbered, Is There Room for a Digital Yuan?